The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the Weymouth 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 9 9 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 7.14% 5.00% 15.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.14% 5.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 3
Average salary £39,000 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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 Weymouth 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
Weymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
28 20 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Weymouth 100.00% 100.00% 78.95%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 8
Average salary £33,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

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

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Weymouth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Weymouth

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

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Weymouth

Software Engineer
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Weymouth

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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 17 (100.00%) Java
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 17 (100.00%) Multithreading
2 15 (88.24%) Rational Rhapsody
2 15 (88.24%) OpenMP
2 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (88.24%) Algorithms
2 15 (88.24%) Concurrent Programming
2 15 (88.24%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) Intel
2 15 (88.24%) MATLAB
2 15 (88.24%) Validation
2 15 (88.24%) UML
2 15 (88.24%) OO
3 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
4 13 (76.47%) Signal Processing
5 11 (64.71%) Parallel Programming
5 11 (64.71%) DO-178B
6 6 (35.29%) Degree
7 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
8 2 (11.76%) Computer Science

Software Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in Weymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Weymouth 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 15 (88.24%) Rational Rhapsody
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (88.24%) OpenMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Algorithms
1 15 (88.24%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 17 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 15 (88.24%) Concurrent Programming
2 15 (88.24%) OO
2 15 (88.24%) UML
2 15 (88.24%) Validation
3 13 (76.47%) Signal Processing
4 11 (64.71%) Parallel Programming
5 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) Java
2 15 (88.24%) C++
2 15 (88.24%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Intel