The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 10 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 38 35 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 19.19% 33.65% 12.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.36% 36.08% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 37 35 10
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £20,600 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,500 £38,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Engineering
Dorset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Poole region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
156 97 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 78.79% 93.27% 76.67%
Number of salaries quoted 153 93 45
Average salary £40,000 £31,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -13.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Poole region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Poole

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Poole

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Poole region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Poole

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering.

1 55 (53.92%) Degree
2 45 (44.12%) Windows
3 43 (42.16%) SQL
4 40 (39.22%) Linux
5 38 (37.25%) C++
6 36 (35.29%) .NET
7 35 (34.31%) C#
7 35 (34.31%) OO
8 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET
10 31 (30.39%) UNIX
11 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 28 (27.45%) OOP
13 25 (24.51%) Computer Science
14 21 (20.59%) Java
15 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
16 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
16 15 (14.71%) VoIP
17 14 (13.73%) HTML
17 14 (13.73%) CSS
18 13 (12.75%) Client/Server
19 12 (11.76%) MVC
20 11 (10.78%) Oracle
21 10 (9.80%) C
21 10 (9.80%) jQuery
22 9 (8.82%) Subversion
22 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
22 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
23 8 (7.84%) Swing
23 8 (7.84%) RDBMS

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Poole region citing Software Engineering also 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 that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.92%) CMS
1 4 (3.92%) Umbraco
1 4 (3.92%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.98%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (7.84%) Oracle Cash Management
Communications & Networking
1 15 (14.71%) VoIP
2 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.94%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.84%) RDBMS
2 8 (7.84%) Oracle Database
2 8 (7.84%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (8.82%) Visual Studio
1 9 (8.82%) Eclipse
1 9 (8.82%) Subversion
2 5 (4.90%) FogBugz
General
1 15 (14.71%) Telecoms
2 5 (4.90%) Electronics
2 5 (4.90%) Marketing
3 1 (0.98%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 59 (57.84%) Software Engineer
2 36 (35.29%) Developer
3 31 (30.39%) C++ Software Engineer
4 17 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
4 17 (16.67%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 14 (13.73%) .NET Developer
6 13 (12.75%) Graduate
6 13 (12.75%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 11 (10.78%) Web Developer
8 10 (9.80%) C# Developer
8 10 (9.80%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (8.82%) Java Software Engineer
9 9 (8.82%) Software Developer
10 8 (7.84%) Junior
10 8 (7.84%) Junior Software Engineer
11 7 (6.86%) Architect
11 7 (6.86%) Software Test Engineer
11 7 (6.86%) Test Engineer
12 6 (5.88%) Systems Architect
13 5 (4.90%) Embedded Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (35.29%) .NET
2 33 (32.35%) ASP.NET
3 18 (17.65%) Hibernate
4 14 (13.73%) CSS
4 14 (13.73%) HTML
5 10 (9.80%) jQuery
6 8 (7.84%) Swing
7 7 (6.86%) WPF
8 6 (5.88%) WCF
8 6 (5.88%) MSMQ
8 6 (5.88%) .NET Framework
8 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 4 (3.92%) Spring
10 3 (2.94%) JSF
10 3 (2.94%) Ajax
10 3 (2.94%) Java EE
10 3 (2.94%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 25 (24.51%) Computer Science
2 13 (12.75%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 5 (4.90%) Device Driver
4 5 (4.90%) Open Source
4 5 (4.90%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (3.92%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (44.12%) Windows
2 40 (39.22%) Linux
3 31 (30.39%) UNIX
4 1 (0.98%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (34.31%) OO
2 28 (27.45%) OOP
3 12 (11.76%) MVC
4 7 (6.86%) Configuration Management
4 7 (6.86%) Software Testing
4 7 (6.86%) Manual Testing
5 6 (5.88%) SOA
6 4 (3.92%) Web Development
6 4 (3.92%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (3.92%) Content Management
7 3 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (1.96%) Time Management
9 1 (0.98%) DevOps
9 1 (0.98%) TDD
9 1 (0.98%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 43 (42.16%) SQL
2 38 (37.25%) C++
3 35 (34.31%) C#
4 34 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 21 (20.59%) Java
6 10 (9.80%) C
7 7 (6.86%) Perl
7 7 (6.86%) Bash Shell
8 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
9 2 (1.96%) VB
10 1 (0.98%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.98%) Python
10 1 (0.98%) Embedded C++
10 1 (0.98%) VB6
Qualifications
1 55 (53.92%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Puppet
1 1 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (10.78%) Oracle
2 7 (6.86%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.98%) VMware
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