Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 30 67
Rank change year-on-year +9 +37 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 59 52 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 12.45% 9.01% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.53% 9.04% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 56 51 37
Bournemouth median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -1.52% -5.71%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,750 £22,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,050
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year - -4.41% +1.49%

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 471 575 919
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 99.37% 99.65% 98.39%
Number of salaries quoted 414 511 696
Bournemouth median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.29% -9.33%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,875 £19,750
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 58 (98.31%) C#
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) ASP.NET
3 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
3 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
4 44 (74.58%) HTML
4 44 (74.58%) CSS
4 44 (74.58%) MVC
4 44 (74.58%) jQuery
5 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
6 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
7 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
9 19 (32.20%) SQL
10 16 (27.12%) IIS
10 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 16 (27.12%) Ajax
10 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 16 (27.12%) SDLC
11 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
12 13 (22.03%) TDD
12 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
13 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
14 11 (18.64%) RESTful
14 11 (18.64%) Internet
15 10 (16.95%) Computer Science Degree
15 10 (16.95%) Java
15 10 (16.95%) Android

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 16 (27.12%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 20 (33.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.69%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (76.27%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 16 (27.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.69%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MariaDB
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) NUnit
3 5 (8.47%) MSBuild
3 5 (8.47%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.69%) Grunt
4 1 (1.69%) gulp
4 1 (1.69%) webpack
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (98.31%) .NET
2 53 (89.83%) ASP.NET
3 44 (74.58%) CSS
3 44 (74.58%) HTML
3 44 (74.58%) jQuery
4 28 (47.46%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (27.12%) Ajax
5 16 (27.12%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 14 (23.73%) AngularJS
7 11 (18.64%) RESTful
8 9 (15.25%) NHibernate
8 9 (15.25%) XML
9 7 (11.86%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.17%) Web Services
11 5 (8.47%) Sass
12 4 (6.78%) XSLT
13 1 (1.69%) Node.js
13 1 (1.69%) Symfony
13 1 (1.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Computer Science
2 9 (15.25%) User Experience
3 5 (8.47%) Learning Management System
3 5 (8.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 10 (16.95%) Android
2 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
2 2 (3.39%) Windows
3 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (74.58%) MVC
2 22 (37.29%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (27.12%) SDLC
4 13 (22.03%) TDD
5 9 (15.25%) Continuous Deployment
5 9 (15.25%) Dependency Injection
5 9 (15.25%) Integration Testing
5 9 (15.25%) Pair Programming
5 9 (15.25%) Process Improvement
5 9 (15.25%) Scrum-ban
5 9 (15.25%) User Stories
6 3 (5.08%) DevOps
7 2 (3.39%) Machine Learning
7 2 (3.39%) OO
7 2 (3.39%) OOD
7 2 (3.39%) Software Engineering
7 2 (3.39%) Workflow
8 1 (1.69%) Analytical Thinking
8 1 (1.69%) Server Building
8 1 (1.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 58 (98.31%) C#
2 45 (76.27%) JavaScript
3 19 (32.20%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) Java
5 1 (1.69%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Computer Science Degree
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) Ansible
1 1 (1.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.69%) Google
2 1 (1.69%) Oracle