Period
to 27 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 24 45
Rank change year-on-year -9 +21 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 63 38 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 8.16% 10.03% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.22% 10.53% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 62 40 49
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.94% +1.47% -2.86%
10th Percentile £29,500 £24,875 £27,625
90th Percentile £48,750 £42,625 £42,950
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year - +2.94% -

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 766 361 779
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.22% 95.25% 99.24%
Number of salaries quoted 639 312 563
Bournemouth median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £59,750 £55,000
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 62 (98.41%) C#
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) ASP.NET
2 60 (95.24%) MVC
3 50 (79.37%) SQL Server
4 45 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
6 34 (53.97%) AngularJS
6 34 (53.97%) SQL
6 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
7 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
8 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET Web API
9 28 (44.44%) HTML
9 28 (44.44%) CSS
10 27 (42.86%) Scrum
11 25 (39.68%) Test Automation
12 23 (36.51%) .NET Framework
12 23 (36.51%) IIS
13 22 (34.92%) jQuery
14 20 (31.75%) Entity Framework
15 19 (30.16%) TDD
16 17 (26.98%) OO
17 16 (25.40%) OOP
17 16 (25.40%) Ajax
17 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2005
17 16 (25.40%) Angular 2
17 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Core
17 16 (25.40%) SDLC

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 23 (36.51%) IIS
2 3 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 45 (71.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (22.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (79.37%) SQL Server
2 33 (52.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (25.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (22.22%) OLAP
4 14 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (17.46%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 11 (17.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (9.52%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (98.41%) .NET
2 60 (95.24%) ASP.NET
3 42 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 34 (53.97%) AngularJS
5 31 (49.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (44.44%) CSS
6 28 (44.44%) HTML
7 23 (36.51%) .NET Framework
8 22 (34.92%) jQuery
9 20 (31.75%) Entity Framework
10 16 (25.40%) Ajax
10 16 (25.40%) Angular 2
10 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Core
10 16 (25.40%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (17.46%) WCF
12 4 (6.35%) LINQ
12 4 (6.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (3.17%) Spring
14 1 (1.59%) WinForms
14 1 (1.59%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.59%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Android
2 1 (1.59%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) MVC
2 33 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (42.86%) Scrum
4 25 (39.68%) Test Automation
5 19 (30.16%) TDD
6 17 (26.98%) OO
7 16 (25.40%) OOP
7 16 (25.40%) SDLC
8 14 (22.22%) Kanban
8 14 (22.22%) Use Case
9 11 (17.46%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (17.46%) DNA
9 11 (17.46%) Microservices
9 11 (17.46%) SOA
9 11 (17.46%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.76%) ITIL
10 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2
11 2 (3.17%) Analytical Thinking
11 2 (3.17%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (3.17%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 62 (98.41%) C#
2 34 (53.97%) SQL
3 31 (49.21%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) TypeScript
5 5 (7.94%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.76%) VB.NET
7 2 (3.17%) Java
7 2 (3.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (22.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 34 (53.97%) Microsoft
2 14 (22.22%) Google
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle