Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 16 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 15 24
Rank change year-on-year -13 +9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Degree 142 127 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 10.12% 14.68% 9.41%
As % of the Qualifications category 47.65% 54.98% 56.98%
Number of salaries quoted 125 111 80
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +48.94%
10th Percentile £29,957 £23,000 £28,750
90th Percentile £54,800 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £41,750
% change year-on-year +3.75% -4.19% +19.29%

Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Dorset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 298 231 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 21.24% 26.71% 16.51%
Number of salaries quoted 241 204 139
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.59% +4.29%
10th Percentile £28,750 £22,825 £26,250
90th Percentile £54,500 £57,500 £50,450
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,088
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.22% +2.79%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Dorset

Degree
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree in Dorset.

Salary trend for Degree in Dorset

Degree
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Dorset over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Degree in Dorset

Degree
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +2 98 £40,000 +21.21% 11
Poole -20 28 £40,000 - 9
Wimborne -1 4 £47,500 +22.58% 4
Weymouth -5 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Shaftesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Dorchester - 1 £50,000 - 4
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 16 August 2018, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Degree.

1 91 (64.08%) C#
2 90 (63.38%) .NET
3 80 (56.34%) ASP.NET
4 67 (47.18%) SQL Server
5 53 (37.32%) MVC
6 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (35.21%) AngularJS
8 49 (34.51%) Computer Science
9 46 (32.39%) HTML
10 43 (30.28%) Microsoft
10 43 (30.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 41 (28.87%) Software Engineering
11 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
12 36 (25.35%) SQL
13 35 (24.65%) Microsoft Azure
13 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET Web API
14 34 (23.94%) Finance
15 28 (19.72%) TDD
16 26 (18.31%) CSS
17 25 (17.61%) Unit Testing
18 22 (15.49%) C++
18 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (15.49%) Migration
19 21 (14.79%) SOLID
19 21 (14.79%) .NET Core
19 21 (14.79%) Web Services
19 21 (14.79%) HTML5
19 21 (14.79%) BDD
20 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET Core
20 20 (14.08%) Greenfield Project

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 6 (4.23%) CMS
1 6 (4.23%) Sitecore CMS
2 4 (2.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.41%) SAS
3 2 (1.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.41%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 35 (24.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.82%) Office 365
3 2 (1.41%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.41%) PaaS
4 1 (0.70%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.11%) Firewall
2 2 (1.41%) Bluetooth
2 2 (1.41%) Network Security
2 2 (1.41%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.70%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Intranet
3 1 (0.70%) LAN
3 1 (0.70%) SAN
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.70%) WAN
3 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.70%) Wireless
3 1 (0.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (47.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.11%) MySQL
2 3 (2.11%) Power BI
2 3 (2.11%) QlikView
3 2 (1.41%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.70%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.70%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.70%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.70%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 34 (23.94%) Finance
2 5 (3.52%) Electronics
3 2 (1.41%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.41%) Marketing
3 2 (1.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.70%) Automotive
4 1 (0.70%) Back Office
4 1 (0.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 92 (64.79%) Developer
2 71 (50.00%) .NET Developer
3 37 (26.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 34 (23.94%) Angular Developer
5 22 (15.49%) C# .NET Developer
5 22 (15.49%) C# Developer
6 17 (11.97%) .NET Developer - Fintech
7 15 (10.56%) Software Engineer
8 11 (7.75%) Graduate
8 11 (7.75%) Junior
8 11 (7.75%) Software Developer
9 10 (7.04%) C++ Software Engineer
10 7 (4.93%) Senior .NET Developer
10 7 (4.93%) Senior Developer
11 6 (4.23%) Embedded Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) Analyst
12 5 (3.52%) Graduate Software Engineer
12 5 (3.52%) Junior Developer
12 5 (3.52%) Project Manager
13 4 (2.82%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (63.38%) .NET
2 80 (56.34%) ASP.NET
3 50 (35.21%) AngularJS
4 46 (32.39%) HTML
5 43 (30.28%) ASP.NET MVC
6 35 (24.65%) ASP.NET Web API
7 26 (18.31%) CSS
8 21 (14.79%) .NET Core
8 21 (14.79%) HTML5
8 21 (14.79%) Web Services
9 20 (14.08%) ASP.NET Core
10 15 (10.56%) REST
11 14 (9.86%) .NET Framework
11 14 (9.86%) jQuery
12 13 (9.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 13 (9.15%) Vue.js
13 7 (4.93%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 6 (4.23%) RESTful
15 4 (2.82%) WPF
16 3 (2.11%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 49 (34.51%) Computer Science
2 20 (14.08%) Greenfield Project
3 17 (11.97%) Fintech
4 7 (4.93%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.82%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.11%) Public Cloud
7 2 (1.41%) CESG
7 2 (1.41%) Embedded Systems
7 2 (1.41%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (1.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.41%) PMI
7 2 (1.41%) Social Media
8 1 (0.70%) Acoustics
8 1 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.70%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.97%) Windows
2 15 (10.56%) Linux
3 10 (7.04%) Unix
4 9 (6.34%) Android
5 5 (3.52%) Windows 10
6 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.11%) Windows 7
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (37.32%) MVC
2 52 (36.62%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (28.87%) Software Engineering
4 28 (19.72%) TDD
5 25 (17.61%) Unit Testing
6 22 (15.49%) Migration
7 21 (14.79%) BDD
7 21 (14.79%) SOLID
8 19 (13.38%) Cybersecurity
8 19 (13.38%) Web Development
9 17 (11.97%) API Development
9 17 (11.97%) Low Latency
9 17 (11.97%) OO
10 13 (9.15%) E-business
10 13 (9.15%) Scrum
11 10 (7.04%) Mathematics
11 10 (7.04%) OOP
12 7 (4.93%) Project Management
13 6 (4.23%) OOD
13 6 (4.23%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 91 (64.08%) C#
2 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
3 36 (25.35%) SQL
4 22 (15.49%) C++
5 20 (14.08%) TypeScript
6 14 (9.86%) Java
7 11 (7.75%) C
8 7 (4.93%) Python
9 5 (3.52%) Embedded C
10 3 (2.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (1.41%) Embedded C++
11 2 (1.41%) Go
11 2 (1.41%) R
12 1 (0.70%) ABAP
12 1 (0.70%) Fortran
12 1 (0.70%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.70%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (15.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (14.08%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.41%) AWS Certification
4 2 (1.41%) CCNA
4 2 (1.41%) CESG Certified Professional
4 2 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.41%) CISM
4 2 (1.41%) CISSP
4 2 (1.41%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.70%) AAT
5 1 (0.70%) APMP
5 1 (0.70%) CCNP
5 1 (0.70%) HNC
5 1 (0.70%) MCSA
5 1 (0.70%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.70%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (1.41%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.41%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.41%) PMO
2 2 (1.41%) RMADS
System Software
1 5 (3.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.82%) Firmware
3 3 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.41%) Docker
4 2 (1.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (1.41%) Ansible
1 2 (1.41%) Puppet
1 2 (1.41%) SCCM
1 2 (1.41%) Terraform
2 1 (0.70%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 43 (30.28%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.34%) Sitecore
3 6 (4.23%) VMware
4 4 (2.82%) Cisco
4 4 (2.82%) EMC
5 3 (2.11%) Oracle
5 3 (2.11%) Tableau
5 3 (2.11%) Xamarin
6 2 (1.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.41%) SAP
7 1 (0.70%) Capita
7 1 (0.70%) HP
7 1 (0.70%) hybris
7 1 (0.70%) Juniper
7 1 (0.70%) McAfee
7 1 (0.70%) Meraki
7 1 (0.70%) MikroTik
7 1 (0.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (0.70%) Ubiquiti
7 1 (0.70%) Veeam