The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bournemouth during the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineer
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 60 68
Rank change year-on-year +33 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 8 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 5.30% 1.44% 1.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.59% 1.45% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 9
Median salary £40,000 £38,750 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.22% +80.23%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

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 143 413 457
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bournemouth 94.70% 98.80% 99.56%
Number of salaries quoted 121 272 383
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 £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bournemouth

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineer in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Bournemouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bournemouth.

Salary trend for Software Engineer in Bournemouth

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Bournemouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineer in Bournemouth over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineer in Bournemouth

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (63.64%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) C++
3 6 (54.55%) Embedded Systems
4 5 (45.45%) OOP
5 4 (36.36%) OO
5 4 (36.36%) Windows
5 4 (36.36%) Delphi
5 4 (36.36%) Java
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
5 4 (36.36%) Android
5 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
6 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) C
7 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
7 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
7 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
7 2 (18.18%) EMC
7 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
7 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
7 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) Device Driver Development
8 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
8 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
8 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection

Software Engineer 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Bluetooth
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Moq
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Core
3 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) jQuery
3 1 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (9.09%) Node.js
3 1 (9.09%) React
3 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Device Driver
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Android
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (45.45%) OOP
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreaded Programming
3 4 (36.36%) Multithreading
3 4 (36.36%) OO
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Device Driver Development
4 2 (18.18%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) ATDD
5 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
5 1 (9.09%) BDD
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (9.09%) DevOps
5 1 (9.09%) Planning Poker
5 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
5 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) C#
1 7 (63.64%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) Delphi
2 4 (36.36%) Java
3 3 (27.27%) C
3 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PKG
Posted: 3 days ago