Period
to 18 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Developer
Dorset > Bournemouth
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 32 44
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 65 40 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 10.19% 8.70% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.25% 9.07% 6.78%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 68
Bournemouth median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -9.09% -5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £27,625
90th Percentile £42,500 £43,875 £42,500
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -4.41% +13.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bournemouth
Permanent vacancies in Bournemouth with a recognized job title 634 441 1,003
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.37% 95.87% 98.43%
Number of salaries quoted 527 393 727
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,750 £19,750
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,000 £53,000
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,375
% change year-on-year - +3.09% -3.00%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

Job postings that featured Software Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in Bournemouth.

Salary trend for Software Developer in Bournemouth

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Bournemouth over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Bournemouth

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 64 (98.46%) C#
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 60 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 51 (78.46%) MVC
4 48 (73.85%) SQL Server
5 45 (69.23%) JavaScript
6 42 (64.62%) HTML
6 42 (64.62%) CSS
7 39 (60.00%) jQuery
8 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Azure
9 30 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
10 28 (43.08%) AngularJS
10 28 (43.08%) SQL
10 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
11 27 (41.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (32.31%) IIS
14 19 (29.23%) Ajax
14 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2005
14 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
14 19 (29.23%) SDLC
15 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
16 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
16 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
17 8 (12.31%) RESTful
17 8 (12.31%) OO
17 8 (12.31%) Internet
18 7 (10.77%) Java
18 7 (10.77%) Degree

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bournemouth by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 21 (32.31%) IIS
2 1 (1.54%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 33 (50.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (13.85%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (10.77%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (12.31%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (73.85%) SQL Server
2 27 (41.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 19 (29.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (9.23%) OLAP
4 6 (9.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.54%) MariaDB
6 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.54%) Grunt
3 1 (1.54%) gulp
3 1 (1.54%) webpack
General
1 2 (3.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (98.46%) .NET
2 60 (92.31%) ASP.NET
3 42 (64.62%) CSS
3 42 (64.62%) HTML
4 39 (60.00%) jQuery
5 30 (46.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 28 (43.08%) AngularJS
7 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 19 (29.23%) Ajax
9 9 (13.85%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.31%) RESTful
11 6 (9.23%) Angular 2
11 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Core
11 6 (9.23%) ASP.NET Web API
11 6 (9.23%) Entity Framework
12 3 (4.62%) Web Services
13 1 (1.54%) MEAN Stack
13 1 (1.54%) Symfony
13 1 (1.54%) WinForms
13 1 (1.54%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.85%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) Android
2 3 (4.62%) Linux
3 2 (3.08%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.08%) Mac OS
3 2 (3.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (78.46%) MVC
2 19 (29.23%) SDLC
3 18 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (12.31%) OO
5 6 (9.23%) Kanban
5 6 (9.23%) OOP
5 6 (9.23%) Scrum
5 6 (9.23%) TDD
5 6 (9.23%) Test Automation
5 6 (9.23%) Use Case
6 3 (4.62%) Analytical Thinking
6 3 (4.62%) DevOps
6 3 (4.62%) SOLID
7 2 (3.08%) ITIL
7 2 (3.08%) Machine Learning
7 2 (3.08%) OOD
7 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.08%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.08%) Workflow
8 1 (1.54%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) C#
2 45 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 28 (43.08%) SQL
4 7 (10.77%) Java
5 6 (9.23%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.62%) PL/SQL
6 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.77%) Computer Science Degree
1 7 (10.77%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.54%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (1.54%) Ansible
2 1 (1.54%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 28 (43.08%) Microsoft
2 7 (10.77%) Google
3 3 (4.62%) Oracle