The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 3 months to 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 32 46
Rank change year-on-year +11 +14  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 12.25% 5.99% 4.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.25% 6.02% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 25 15 14
Median salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% -4.22%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,200 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £40,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 204 266 420
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 100.00% 99.63% 97.67%
Number of salaries quoted 191 232 337
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 27 June 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 27 June 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 41 (97.62%) C#
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 27 (64.29%) SQL
5 25 (59.52%) MVC
6 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
9 19 (45.24%) HTML
9 19 (45.24%) CSS
10 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
11 16 (38.10%) jQuery
12 15 (35.71%) Java
12 15 (35.71%) SDLC
13 14 (33.33%) Degree
14 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
15 11 (26.19%) Android
15 11 (26.19%) Web Services
15 11 (26.19%) IIS
16 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 9 (21.43%) Ajax
17 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
17 9 (21.43%) TDD
17 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
17 9 (21.43%) Internet
17 9 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
17 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 9 (21.43%) RESTful

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 11 (26.19%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
3 9 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (9.52%) MySQL
4 4 (9.52%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (7.14%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.14%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) NUnit
2 6 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 6 (14.29%) MSBuild
2 6 (14.29%) TeamCity
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.76%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) ASP.NET
3 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET MVC
4 19 (45.24%) CSS
4 19 (45.24%) HTML
5 16 (38.10%) jQuery
6 12 (28.57%) .NET Framework
7 11 (26.19%) Web Services
8 9 (21.43%) Ajax
8 9 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (21.43%) RESTful
9 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (14.29%) NHibernate
10 6 (14.29%) Sass
10 6 (14.29%) XML
11 4 (9.52%) AngularJS
11 4 (9.52%) J2EE
11 4 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (7.14%) XSLT
13 2 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Computer Science
2 6 (14.29%) Learning Management System
2 6 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience
3 3 (7.14%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.76%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Android
2 3 (7.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (59.52%) MVC
2 21 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (35.71%) SDLC
4 9 (21.43%) TDD
5 6 (14.29%) Continuous Deployment
5 6 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 6 (14.29%) Integration Testing
5 6 (14.29%) Pair Programming
5 6 (14.29%) Process Improvement
5 6 (14.29%) Scrum-ban
5 6 (14.29%) User Stories
5 6 (14.29%) Web Development
6 4 (9.52%) Mobile Development
6 4 (9.52%) OO
7 2 (4.76%) BDD
7 2 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.38%) Android Development
8 1 (2.38%) Server Building
8 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 41 (97.62%) C#
2 27 (64.29%) SQL
3 20 (47.62%) JavaScript
4 15 (35.71%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) PHP
6 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
7 3 (7.14%) Apple Swift
7 3 (7.14%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (33.33%) Degree
2 9 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
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