The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineer
Rank 12 4 14
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 34 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 19.54% 25.00% 7.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.00% 25.86% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 33 30 6
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,800 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Engineer
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
170 116 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 97.70% 96.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 156 106 76
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in the job title across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Poole

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Poole region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Poole

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Poole region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title.

1 41 (74.55%) Software Engineering
2 39 (70.91%) Windows
3 32 (58.18%) Linux
3 32 (58.18%) C++
4 23 (41.82%) C#
4 23 (41.82%) OO
5 20 (36.36%) UNIX
6 19 (34.55%) SQL
7 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
7 17 (30.91%) OOP
7 17 (30.91%) Degree
8 16 (29.09%) .NET
9 12 (21.82%) Java
10 11 (20.00%) Subversion
10 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
11 10 (18.18%) XML
11 10 (18.18%) C
12 9 (16.36%) HTML
12 9 (16.36%) MFC
12 9 (16.36%) CSS
12 9 (16.36%) STL
12 9 (16.36%) Python
12 9 (16.36%) Android
13 8 (14.55%) Perl
14 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
14 7 (12.73%) QA
14 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
14 7 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
15 6 (10.91%) Line Management
15 6 (10.91%) Algorithms

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Poole region that cited Software Engineer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Software Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) JBoss
1 5 (9.09%) Apache
1 5 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 5 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.64%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (3.64%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (20.00%) Subversion
2 6 (10.91%) Hudson
2 6 (10.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 6 (10.91%) Bugzilla
2 6 (10.91%) CruiseControl
3 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.82%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.82%) Games
1 1 (1.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (29.09%) .NET
2 10 (18.18%) XML
3 9 (16.36%) MFC
3 9 (16.36%) CSS
3 9 (16.36%) STL
3 9 (16.36%) HTML
4 7 (12.73%) .NET Framework
5 6 (10.91%) ASP.NET
6 5 (9.09%) J2EE
6 5 (9.09%) Struts
6 5 (9.09%) Hibernate
6 5 (9.09%) Spring
6 5 (9.09%) jQuery
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 5 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.27%) Web Services
8 3 (5.45%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.73%) Client/Server
2 7 (12.73%) Embedded Systems
3 6 (10.91%) Algorithms
3 6 (10.91%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.09%) Open Source
5 2 (3.64%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 39 (70.91%) Windows
2 32 (58.18%) Linux
3 20 (36.36%) UNIX
4 9 (16.36%) Android
5 5 (9.09%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (5.45%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.64%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (74.55%) Software Engineering
2 23 (41.82%) OO
3 17 (30.91%) OOP
4 6 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (10.91%) MVC
4 6 (10.91%) Software Testing
4 6 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (10.91%) Multithreading
4 6 (10.91%) Line Management
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
5 5 (9.09%) Manual Testing
5 5 (9.09%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) Web Development
6 3 (5.45%) Mobile Development
6 3 (5.45%) Android Development
6 3 (5.45%) iOS Development
7 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.64%) OOD
8 1 (1.82%) Scrum
8 1 (1.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) C++
2 23 (41.82%) C#
3 19 (34.55%) SQL
4 17 (30.91%) JavaScript
5 12 (21.82%) Java
6 10 (18.18%) C
7 9 (16.36%) Python
8 8 (14.55%) Perl
9 5 (9.09%) Bash Shell
9 5 (9.09%) T-SQL
10 3 (5.45%) PHP
11 2 (3.64%) VB6
11 2 (3.64%) VB
11 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (30.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.73%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
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