Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
South West > Dorset
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 36 20
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16 -3
Permanent jobs citing Degree 158 83 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 14.08% 7.71% 10.58%
As % of the Qualifications category 54.48% 45.60% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 118 61 102
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £23,175 £27,500 £21,913
90th Percentile £56,625 £50,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +5.63%

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 290 182 353
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 25.85% 16.91% 23.93%
Number of salaries quoted 231 140 243
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,225 £22,750
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017. 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 +32 58 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Poole -12 29 £40,000 - 6
Weymouth +8 21 £24,000 -49.47% 2
Wimborne - 10 £42,500 -
Blandford Forum - 4 £25,000 - 2
Ferndown - 4 £17,000 -
Dorchester -8 1 £50,000 -
Wareham - 1 £42,500 -
Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Degree.

1 62 (39.24%) .NET
2 54 (34.18%) C#
3 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
4 41 (25.95%) MVC
5 40 (25.32%) Computer Science
6 39 (24.68%) HTML
6 39 (24.68%) JavaScript
7 37 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
8 36 (22.78%) Software Engineering
9 35 (22.15%) SQL
10 30 (18.99%) Finance
11 29 (18.35%) Microsoft
12 28 (17.72%) CSS
13 27 (17.09%) Computer Science Degree
14 24 (15.19%) Linux
15 23 (14.56%) C++
15 23 (14.56%) Web Development
16 22 (13.92%) C
17 20 (12.66%) Java
17 20 (12.66%) SQL Server
17 20 (12.66%) EPiServer
18 19 (12.03%) Sitecore
18 19 (12.03%) OO
19 18 (11.39%) CMS
19 18 (11.39%) Mathematics
20 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
20 17 (10.76%) RESTful
20 17 (10.76%) OOP
21 16 (10.13%) jQuery
22 15 (9.49%) Sitecore CMS

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 20 (12.66%) EPiServer
2 18 (11.39%) CMS
3 15 (9.49%) Sitecore CMS
4 11 (6.96%) Umbraco
5 8 (5.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 3 (1.90%) Kentico
6 3 (1.90%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.90%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.27%) IIS
7 2 (1.27%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.90%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.63%) CATIA
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Payment Gateway
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (3.16%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (2.53%) Lawson
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle Applications
4 2 (1.27%) Oracle ASCP
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.80%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.90%) GitHub
3 3 (1.90%) SaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Lucidchart
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) Network Security
2 4 (2.53%) 4G
2 4 (2.53%) Bluetooth
2 4 (2.53%) ICMP
2 4 (2.53%) IPsec
2 4 (2.53%) LTE
2 4 (2.53%) SNMP
2 4 (2.53%) SSH
2 4 (2.53%) VoIP
2 4 (2.53%) Wireless
3 3 (1.90%) ZigBee
4 1 (0.63%) Internet
4 1 (0.63%) MVNO
4 1 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (3.80%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 3 (1.90%) Big Data
3 3 (1.90%) MySQL
3 3 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (1.90%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.27%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.27%) DataStage
4 2 (1.27%) OLAP
4 2 (1.27%) Semantic Layer
5 1 (0.63%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (0.63%) GIS
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.16%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (1.90%) Selenium
3 1 (0.63%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 30 (18.99%) Finance
2 14 (8.86%) Retail
3 13 (8.23%) Aerospace
4 11 (6.96%) Marketing
5 8 (5.06%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.43%) Electronics
7 5 (3.16%) Legal
8 3 (1.90%) Military
8 3 (1.90%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 75 (47.47%) Developer
2 28 (17.72%) .NET Developer
3 24 (15.19%) Junior
4 23 (14.56%) C# Developer
4 23 (14.56%) Graduate
5 22 (13.92%) Software Engineer
6 17 (10.76%) Junior Developer
6 17 (10.76%) Software Developer
7 16 (10.13%) Graduate Developer
8 15 (9.49%) C# .NET Developer
8 15 (9.49%) Graduate Software Developer
8 15 (9.49%) Junior Software Developer
9 14 (8.86%) C++ Software Engineer
9 14 (8.86%) Web Developer
10 10 (6.33%) Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) Architect
11 8 (5.06%) Business Analyst
11 8 (5.06%) Senior Developer
11 8 (5.06%) Sitecore Developer
12 7 (4.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (39.24%) .NET
2 49 (31.01%) ASP.NET
3 39 (24.68%) HTML
4 28 (17.72%) CSS
5 17 (10.76%) RESTful
6 16 (10.13%) jQuery
7 14 (8.86%) AngularJS
8 13 (8.23%) XML
9 12 (7.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (7.59%) Razor View Engine
10 10 (6.33%) HTML5
10 10 (6.33%) KnockoutJS
10 10 (6.33%) Web Services
11 8 (5.06%) J2EE
12 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 5 (3.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (2.53%) Middleware
15 3 (1.90%) Hibernate
15 3 (1.90%) LAMP
15 3 (1.90%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 40 (25.32%) Computer Science
2 10 (6.33%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.70%) Driving Licence
3 9 (5.70%) User Experience
4 8 (5.06%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.43%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (3.16%) CESG
6 5 (3.16%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.90%) Blog
7 3 (1.90%) Renewable Energy
7 3 (1.90%) Social Media
8 2 (1.27%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.63%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.63%) EMC VNX
9 1 (0.63%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.19%) Linux
2 13 (8.23%) Android
3 12 (7.59%) Unix
4 8 (5.06%) Windows
5 2 (1.27%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (25.95%) MVC
2 37 (23.42%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (22.78%) Software Engineering
4 23 (14.56%) Web Development
5 19 (12.03%) OO
6 18 (11.39%) Mathematics
7 17 (10.76%) OOP
8 14 (8.86%) CRM
9 13 (8.23%) Data Analysis
9 13 (8.23%) TOGAF
10 12 (7.59%) Content Management
10 12 (7.59%) Migration
11 11 (6.96%) SDLC
11 11 (6.96%) Waterfall
12 10 (6.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 10 (6.33%) TDD
13 9 (5.70%) ERP
13 9 (5.70%) Prototyping
14 8 (5.06%) SOA
14 8 (5.06%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 54 (34.18%) C#
2 39 (24.68%) JavaScript
3 35 (22.15%) SQL
4 23 (14.56%) C++
5 22 (13.92%) C
6 20 (12.66%) Java
7 7 (4.43%) TypeScript
8 5 (3.16%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.53%) Embedded C++
9 4 (2.53%) PHP
10 3 (1.90%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.63%) Fortran
11 1 (0.63%) Python
11 1 (0.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (17.09%) Computer Science Degree
2 17 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.06%) HND
4 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.16%) CESG Certified Professional
5 5 (3.16%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.53%) CCNA
6 4 (2.53%) CCNP
6 4 (2.53%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (1.90%) ISEB
7 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (1.27%) HNC
8 2 (1.27%) Master's Degree
8 2 (1.27%) PhD
8 2 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.63%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.06%) QA
2 5 (3.16%) DO-178B
2 5 (3.16%) MIL-STD-1553
2 5 (3.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (2.53%) Def Stans
4 3 (1.90%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 29 (18.35%) Microsoft
2 19 (12.03%) Sitecore
3 13 (8.23%) Oracle
4 6 (3.80%) IBM
5 4 (2.53%) Cisco
5 4 (2.53%) Infor
5 4 (2.53%) Remedy
5 4 (2.53%) Workday
6 2 (1.27%) Netezza
6 2 (1.27%) Tableau
7 1 (0.63%) ANSYS
7 1 (0.63%) EMC
7 1 (0.63%) HP
7 1 (0.63%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.63%) Mentor Graphics
7 1 (0.63%) PTC
7 1 (0.63%) Red Hat
7 1 (0.63%) VMware