The median annual salary for a Software Engineer was £40,000 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 Engineer
Dorset / Bournemouth
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 46 56
Rank change year-on-year +23 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 22 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bournemouth 10.78% 0.75% 2.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.78% 0.75% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 22 2 9
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +48.93%  
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 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 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 27 June 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 27 June 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 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 29 (96.67%) C++
3 25 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
4 20 (66.67%) C#
5 18 (60.00%) Windows
6 15 (50.00%) C
7 13 (43.33%) Java
7 13 (43.33%) Android
8 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
8 12 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
9 11 (36.67%) Delphi
9 11 (36.67%) OOP
9 11 (36.67%) OO
10 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
10 8 (26.67%) Linux
10 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
11 7 (23.33%) MFC
12 6 (20.00%) Embedded C
12 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
12 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
12 6 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
12 6 (20.00%) WPF
13 2 (6.67%) Web Development
13 2 (6.67%) Degree
13 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
13 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
13 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
13 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
13 2 (6.67%) Big Data
13 2 (6.67%) Device Driver Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 8 (26.67%) Ethernet
2 2 (6.67%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) Big Data
1 2 (6.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Bugzilla
1 1 (3.33%) CruiseControl
1 1 (3.33%) Hudson
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
1 1 (3.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (26.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (23.33%) MFC
2 6 (20.00%) WPF
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
4 1 (3.33%) STL
4 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (83.33%) Embedded Systems
2 6 (20.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 18 (60.00%) Windows
2 13 (43.33%) Android
3 8 (26.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Multithreaded Programming
2 12 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 11 (36.67%) OO
3 11 (36.67%) OOP
4 6 (20.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Device Driver Development
5 2 (6.67%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Web Development
6 1 (3.33%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.33%) Issue Tracking
Programming Languages
1 29 (96.67%) C++
2 20 (66.67%) C#
3 15 (50.00%) C
4 13 (43.33%) Java
5 11 (36.67%) Delphi
6 6 (20.00%) Embedded C
6 6 (20.00%) Embedded C++
7 2 (6.67%) Perl
7 2 (6.67%) PHP
7 2 (6.67%) Python
8 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) EMC
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