Period
to 18 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 28 27 33
Rank change year-on-year -1 +6 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 57 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 10.02% 8.90% 8.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.33% 8.98% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 54 49 44
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £22,875
90th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £42,500
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% - -4.41%

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 552 579 506
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.01% 99.14% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 423 486 446
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,500 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,250 £51,250 £58,125
Dorset median annual salary £38,250 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +7.14%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019, 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 51 (89.47%) C#
2 50 (87.72%) .NET
3 44 (77.19%) HTML
3 44 (77.19%) CSS
4 43 (75.44%) ASP.NET
5 40 (70.18%) MVC
6 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (54.39%) .NET Framework
8 30 (52.63%) SQL
9 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
10 27 (47.37%) Visual Studio
11 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
12 22 (38.60%) Entity Framework
13 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
14 14 (24.56%) IIS
14 14 (24.56%) jQuery
14 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
15 13 (22.81%) Degree
15 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
16 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
17 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 10 (17.54%) Ajax
18 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
18 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
18 10 (17.54%) Vue.js
18 10 (17.54%) Computer Science Degree
19 8 (14.04%) Java
19 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
20 7 (12.28%) Web Application Development
21 6 (10.53%) Go

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 14 (24.56%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 11 (19.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
3 3 (5.26%) MySQL
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.75%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 27 (47.37%) Visual Studio
2 8 (14.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.75%) NUnit
General
1 4 (7.02%) Marketing
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (87.72%) .NET
2 44 (77.19%) CSS
2 44 (77.19%) HTML
3 43 (75.44%) ASP.NET
4 35 (61.40%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (54.39%) .NET Framework
6 22 (38.60%) Entity Framework
7 14 (24.56%) jQuery
8 12 (21.05%) AngularJS
9 10 (17.54%) Ajax
9 10 (17.54%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 10 (17.54%) Vue.js
10 5 (8.77%) WCF
10 5 (8.77%) Web Services
11 4 (7.02%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (5.26%) RESTful
13 2 (3.51%) .NET Core
13 2 (3.51%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.26%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.02%) Android
1 4 (7.02%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (70.18%) MVC
2 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
3 10 (17.54%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.28%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.02%) ITIL
5 4 (7.02%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.26%) API Development
6 3 (5.26%) API Integration
6 3 (5.26%) Web Development
7 2 (3.51%) Android Development
7 2 (3.51%) SOLID
8 1 (1.75%) Continuous Deployment
8 1 (1.75%) IT Strategy
8 1 (1.75%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.75%) Microservices
8 1 (1.75%) Process Improvement
8 1 (1.75%) Scrum-ban
8 1 (1.75%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 51 (89.47%) C#
2 30 (52.63%) SQL
3 25 (43.86%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.04%) Java
5 6 (10.53%) Go
6 4 (7.02%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.75%) Java 8
7 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Degree
2 10 (17.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.75%) Numerate Degree
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.75%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 29 (50.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.02%) DevExpress
3 1 (1.75%) Google