The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 36 57
Rank change year-on-year +18 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 30 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 11.26% 7.03% 3.91%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.06% 7.11% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 17 29 18
Median salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £29,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £37,000 £42,150
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bournemouth
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 141 422 458
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 93.38% 98.83% 99.57%
Number of salaries quoted 121 281 385
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.64% -9.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bournemouth that featured Software Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Bournemouth

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bournemouth region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 37 (97.37%) C#
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
3 28 (73.68%) SQL
4 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
4 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
6 20 (52.63%) HTML
6 20 (52.63%) CSS
7 17 (44.74%) RESTful
8 16 (42.11%) Web Development
8 16 (42.11%) Java
9 15 (39.47%) OO
10 14 (36.84%) Degree
10 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
11 12 (31.58%) TDD
11 12 (31.58%) Scrum
12 11 (28.95%) MVC
12 11 (28.95%) jQuery
12 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
13 10 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
13 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
13 10 (26.32%) SOQL
13 10 (26.32%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (26.32%) OOP
13 10 (26.32%) Visualforce
13 10 (26.32%) Apex Code
13 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
13 10 (26.32%) Subversion

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 10 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (68.42%) SQL Server
2 10 (26.32%) Relational Database
3 7 (18.42%) MySQL
4 5 (13.16%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (13.16%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.26%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 10 (26.32%) Subversion
2 6 (15.79%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.63%) NUnit
General
1 2 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) .NET
2 31 (81.58%) ASP.NET
3 20 (52.63%) CSS
3 20 (52.63%) HTML
4 17 (44.74%) RESTful
5 14 (36.84%) AngularJS
6 11 (28.95%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (28.95%) jQuery
7 10 (26.32%) Visualforce
8 7 (18.42%) J2EE
9 5 (13.16%) CSS3
9 5 (13.16%) HTML5
9 5 (13.16%) WinForms
10 4 (10.53%) .NET Framework
11 2 (5.26%) Web Services
12 1 (2.63%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (2.63%) Entity Framework
12 1 (2.63%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (2.63%) WCF
12 1 (2.63%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 4 (10.53%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.05%) Android
2 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (42.11%) Web Development
3 15 (39.47%) OO
4 12 (31.58%) Scrum
4 12 (31.58%) TDD
5 11 (28.95%) MVC
6 10 (26.32%) OOP
7 7 (18.42%) SDLC
8 5 (13.16%) Software Engineering
9 3 (7.89%) Mathematics
9 3 (7.89%) Mobile Development
9 3 (7.89%) Physics
9 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
10 2 (5.26%) Mobile Application Development
11 1 (2.63%) Android Development
11 1 (2.63%) Continuous Improvement
11 1 (2.63%) ITIL
11 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2
11 1 (2.63%) Server Building
11 1 (2.63%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 37 (97.37%) C#
2 28 (73.68%) SQL
3 22 (57.89%) JavaScript
4 16 (42.11%) Java
5 10 (26.32%) Apex Code
5 10 (26.32%) SOQL
6 8 (21.05%) PHP
7 5 (13.16%) PL/SQL
8 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
8 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
9 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
9 1 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (13.16%) Oracle
3 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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