Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Dorset
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 13 34
Rank change year-on-year -18 +21 -12
Permanent jobs citing Degree 119 152 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 8.93% 16.17% 8.03%
As % of the Qualifications category 44.91% 55.27% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 106 114 63
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £39,375 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.59% +5.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £49,850
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year - -2.44% +9.33%

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 265 275 170
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 19.89% 29.26% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 217 217 130
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,750 £24,875
90th Percentile £57,500 £56,750 £57,625
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +4 85 £40,000 +17.65% 14
Poole -23 21 £40,000 - 15
Wimborne -3 2 - - 3
Weymouth -7 1 £45,000 +87.50%
Shaftesbury - 1 £50,000 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 65 (54.62%) C#
2 62 (52.10%) .NET
3 54 (45.38%) ASP.NET
4 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
5 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
6 37 (31.09%) MVC
6 37 (31.09%) SQL
7 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
8 33 (27.73%) HTML
8 33 (27.73%) Finance
9 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
10 29 (24.37%) AngularJS
10 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
11 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
12 25 (21.01%) Windows
13 22 (18.49%) CSS
14 21 (17.65%) Linux
14 21 (17.65%) C++
14 21 (17.65%) TDD
15 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
16 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
17 17 (14.29%) C
17 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 17 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
18 16 (13.45%) Migration
18 16 (13.45%) Web Development
19 15 (12.61%) HTML5
20 14 (11.76%) BDD

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 4 (3.36%) CMS
1 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.36%) Sitecore CMS
2 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (2.52%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.68%) IIS
3 2 (1.68%) SAS
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.84%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (2.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.04%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (5.04%) Office 365
3 4 (3.36%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (2.52%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.68%) IaaS
5 2 (1.68%) PaaS
6 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) Firewall
2 3 (2.52%) LAN
2 3 (2.52%) WAN
2 3 (2.52%) Wireless
2 3 (2.52%) WLAN
3 2 (1.68%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.68%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.84%) Internet
4 1 (0.84%) Intranet
4 1 (0.84%) SMS
4 1 (0.84%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.84%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.84%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (42.02%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (4.20%) MySQL
2 5 (4.20%) Power BI
2 5 (4.20%) QlikView
3 3 (2.52%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.68%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.68%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.84%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.84%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.84%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.84%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.84%) JIRA
2 1 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 33 (27.73%) Finance
2 9 (7.56%) Electronics
3 2 (1.68%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 1 (0.84%) Back Office
4 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 63 (52.94%) Developer
2 46 (38.66%) .NET Developer
3 25 (21.01%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 21 (17.65%) C# Developer
5 20 (16.81%) Angular Developer
6 19 (15.97%) C# .NET Developer
6 19 (15.97%) Software Engineer
7 14 (11.76%) Junior
8 12 (10.08%) Graduate
9 11 (9.24%) Software Developer
10 10 (8.40%) .NET Developer - Fintech
11 9 (7.56%) Analyst
12 7 (5.88%) C++ Software Engineer
12 7 (5.88%) Junior Developer
13 6 (5.04%) Junior Software Developer
14 5 (4.20%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 5 (4.20%) Graduate Developer
14 5 (4.20%) Graduate Software Developer
14 5 (4.20%) Graduate Software Engineer
15 4 (3.36%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (52.10%) .NET
2 54 (45.38%) ASP.NET
3 33 (27.73%) HTML
4 29 (24.37%) AngularJS
5 27 (22.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (18.49%) CSS
7 19 (15.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (12.61%) HTML5
9 13 (10.92%) Web Services
10 12 (10.08%) .NET Core
11 11 (9.24%) ASP.NET Core
12 9 (7.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 9 (7.56%) jQuery
13 8 (6.72%) Vue.js
14 6 (5.04%) .NET Framework
14 6 (5.04%) REST
14 6 (5.04%) RESTful
14 6 (5.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 4 (3.36%) XML
16 2 (1.68%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 31 (26.05%) Computer Science
2 13 (10.92%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.92%) Greenfield Project
3 12 (10.08%) Fintech
4 9 (7.56%) Public Cloud
5 4 (3.36%) Data Centre
6 3 (2.52%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.68%) Social Media
8 1 (0.84%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.84%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.01%) Windows
2 21 (17.65%) Linux
3 14 (11.76%) Windows 10
4 10 (8.40%) Windows 7
5 8 (6.72%) Unix
5 8 (6.72%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.72%) Windows XP
6 6 (5.04%) Android
7 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (35.29%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (31.09%) MVC
2 37 (31.09%) Software Engineering
3 21 (17.65%) TDD
4 18 (15.13%) Unit Testing
5 16 (13.45%) Migration
5 16 (13.45%) Web Development
6 14 (11.76%) BDD
6 14 (11.76%) SOLID
7 12 (10.08%) API Development
7 12 (10.08%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (10.08%) Low Latency
8 11 (9.24%) Project Management
8 11 (9.24%) Scrum
9 10 (8.40%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (7.56%) ITIL
11 8 (6.72%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (6.72%) ITIL V2
11 8 (6.72%) Performance Measurement
11 8 (6.72%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 65 (54.62%) C#
2 37 (31.09%) SQL
3 29 (24.37%) JavaScript
4 21 (17.65%) C++
5 17 (14.29%) C
6 13 (10.92%) TypeScript
7 11 (9.24%) Java
8 10 (8.40%) Python
9 8 (6.72%) VB
10 5 (4.20%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 3 (2.52%) Embedded C
11 3 (2.52%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.68%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.68%) Go
12 2 (1.68%) R
13 1 (0.84%) ABAP
13 1 (0.84%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 17 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (6.72%) HNC
3 4 (3.36%) CCNA
3 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.52%) MCSA
5 2 (1.68%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.84%) AAT
6 1 (0.84%) CCNP
6 1 (0.84%) ISEB
6 1 (0.84%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.84%) Postgraduate
6 1 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.72%) QA
2 2 (1.68%) DO-178B
2 2 (1.68%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.68%) PMO
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (4.20%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.36%) Docker
3 4 (3.36%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.84%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) Ansible
1 4 (3.36%) Kubernetes
2 2 (1.68%) SCCM
3 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 34 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) VMware
3 5 (4.20%) Cisco
3 5 (4.20%) Oracle
3 5 (4.20%) Tableau
4 4 (3.36%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.52%) Meraki
5 3 (2.52%) SonicWALL
5 3 (2.52%) Ubiquiti
5 3 (2.52%) Veeam
6 2 (1.68%) EMC
6 2 (1.68%) SAP
7 1 (0.84%) HP
7 1 (0.84%) hybris
7 1 (0.84%) Juniper
7 1 (0.84%) McAfee
7 1 (0.84%) MikroTik