The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Developer
South West / Dorset
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 192 210 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 40.94% 41.10% 37.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.20% 41.18% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 169 192 214
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 £28,700 £26,400 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset. 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
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 466 510 601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 99.36% 99.80% 97.25%
Number of salaries quoted 414 461 475
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Dorset

Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Developer in Dorset

Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Dorset over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Dorset

Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth 0 105 £35,000 -6.66% 25
Poole +2 51 £39,500 +5.33% 14
Wimborne +1 10 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Ferndown -3 3 £37,500 +68.53% 1
Weymouth - 1 £24,000 - 1
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Developer 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 Dorset region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 203 (57.51%) C#
1 203 (57.51%) JavaScript
1 203 (57.51%) .NET
2 168 (47.59%) HTML
3 161 (45.61%) CSS
4 158 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
5 151 (42.78%) SQL Server
6 145 (41.08%) MVC
7 136 (38.53%) SQL
8 127 (35.98%) ASP.NET
9 101 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 98 (27.76%) TDD
11 84 (23.80%) Web Development
12 73 (20.68%) jQuery
13 70 (19.83%) PHP
14 68 (19.26%) Java
15 67 (18.98%) Git (software)
16 66 (18.70%) AngularJS
17 62 (17.56%) OO
18 57 (16.15%) Degree
19 55 (15.58%) OOP
20 53 (15.01%) .NET Framework
21 51 (14.45%) MySQL
22 48 (13.60%) Finance
23 47 (13.31%) Microsoft
24 40 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
25 39 (11.05%) RESTful
25 39 (11.05%) Greenfield Project
26 38 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
27 36 (10.20%) SDLC

Developer Skill Set
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 25 (7.08%) CMS
2 24 (6.80%) Drupal
3 19 (5.38%) WordPress
4 17 (4.82%) Apache
5 14 (3.97%) IIS
6 8 (2.27%) Umbraco
7 5 (1.42%) EPiServer
7 5 (1.42%) Sitecore CMS
8 4 (1.13%) Sitefinity
8 4 (1.13%) Tomcat
9 3 (0.85%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.57%) Joomla!
10 2 (0.57%) Moodle
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.28%) Kentico
11 1 (0.28%) Magnolia
11 1 (0.28%) Mule
11 1 (0.28%) Mule ESB
11 1 (0.28%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (3.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (6.23%) Magento
2 8 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.28%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
5 1 (0.28%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 28 (7.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (3.12%) SaaS
3 4 (1.13%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.38%) Internet
2 6 (1.70%) HTTP
3 1 (0.28%) AMQP
3 1 (0.28%) Broadband
3 1 (0.28%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.28%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.28%) SSL
3 1 (0.28%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (42.78%) SQL Server
2 51 (14.45%) MySQL
3 29 (8.22%) Relational Database
4 23 (6.52%) NoSQL
5 20 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (5.38%) SQL Server 2016
7 14 (3.97%) MongoDB
8 12 (3.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 11 (3.12%) Big Data
9 11 (3.12%) FileMaker
9 11 (3.12%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (1.70%) RDBMS
13 5 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
13 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2012
13 5 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
14 4 (1.13%) PostgreSQL
14 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 67 (18.98%) Git (software)
2 18 (5.10%) Grunt
3 16 (4.53%) JIRA
4 15 (4.25%) NUnit
5 11 (3.12%) Team Foundation Server
6 9 (2.55%) Visual Studio
7 8 (2.27%) gulp
7 8 (2.27%) Subversion
8 5 (1.42%) Jenkins
8 5 (1.42%) MSBuild
8 5 (1.42%) MSTest
8 5 (1.42%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.42%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.13%) Selenium
10 3 (0.85%) Jasmine
10 3 (0.85%) Maven
10 3 (0.85%) Protractor
11 2 (0.57%) Bower
11 2 (0.57%) Dreamweaver
11 2 (0.57%) Moq
General
1 48 (13.60%) Finance
2 29 (8.22%) Marketing
3 16 (4.53%) Electronics
3 16 (4.53%) Games
4 12 (3.40%) Retail
4 12 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 10 (2.83%) Banking
6 9 (2.55%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.70%) Back Office
8 5 (1.42%) Investment Banking
8 5 (1.42%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 3 (0.85%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 203 (57.51%) .NET
2 168 (47.59%) HTML
3 161 (45.61%) CSS
4 127 (35.98%) ASP.NET
5 101 (28.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 73 (20.68%) jQuery
7 66 (18.70%) AngularJS
8 53 (15.01%) .NET Framework
9 39 (11.05%) RESTful
10 38 (10.76%) ASP.NET Web API
11 35 (9.92%) Web Services
12 34 (9.63%) HTML5
13 33 (9.35%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (9.07%) XML
15 31 (8.78%) Entity Framework
16 29 (8.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 27 (7.65%) Node.js
17 27 (7.65%) WCF
18 23 (6.52%) Laravel
18 23 (6.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.05%) Greenfield Project
2 30 (8.50%) User Experience
3 29 (8.22%) Mobile App
4 23 (6.52%) Computer Science
5 10 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 9 (2.55%) Derivative
7 8 (2.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 8 (2.27%) Social Media
8 7 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.42%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.85%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.85%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.85%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.85%) Equities
10 3 (0.85%) Fintech
10 3 (0.85%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.85%) Replication
11 2 (0.57%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.57%) Embedded Systems
12 1 (0.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 32 (9.07%) Windows
2 21 (5.95%) Android
3 19 (5.38%) Linux
4 10 (2.83%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.85%) Unix
6 2 (0.57%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.28%) Debian
7 1 (0.28%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (44.76%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (41.08%) MVC
3 98 (27.76%) TDD
4 84 (23.80%) Web Development
5 62 (17.56%) OO
6 55 (15.58%) OOP
7 40 (11.33%) Continuous Integration
8 36 (10.20%) SDLC
9 29 (8.22%) BDD
10 28 (7.93%) Mentoring
11 26 (7.37%) Front End Development
12 23 (6.52%) Scrum
13 22 (6.23%) DevOps
14 21 (5.95%) Continuous Improvement
14 21 (5.95%) Dependency Injection
15 18 (5.10%) Pair Programming
15 18 (5.10%) Responsive Web Design
16 16 (4.53%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (4.53%) Open Source
16 16 (4.53%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 203 (57.51%) C#
1 203 (57.51%) JavaScript
2 136 (38.53%) SQL
3 70 (19.83%) PHP
4 68 (19.26%) Java
5 17 (4.82%) T-SQL
6 16 (4.53%) Python
7 10 (2.83%) C++
8 8 (2.27%) R
8 8 (2.27%) Ruby
8 8 (2.27%) VB
8 8 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.70%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.42%) Apple Swift
10 5 (1.42%) TypeScript
11 4 (1.13%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.57%) C
12 2 (0.57%) Delphi
12 2 (0.57%) Go
13 1 (0.28%) X++
Qualifications
1 57 (16.15%) Degree
2 17 (4.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.57%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.57%) TickIT
2 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 5 (1.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
Vendors
1 47 (13.31%) Microsoft
2 19 (5.38%) Oracle
3 10 (2.83%) Zend
4 9 (2.55%) SAP
5 7 (1.98%) Google
5 7 (1.98%) Pega
6 5 (1.42%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.85%) Sage
7 3 (0.85%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.57%) Adobe
8 2 (0.57%) Sybase
8 2 (0.57%) Teradata
9 1 (0.28%) Apple
9 1 (0.28%) Pegasus
9 1 (0.28%) Plumtree
9 1 (0.28%) Telerik
9 1 (0.28%) Xamarin
Poole
SThree
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 20,000 - 40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dorset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £47500.00 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Weymouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Salary: Competitive Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bournemouth
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46500 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorset
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago
Dorset
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Poole
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
SThree
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 20 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Amigo Loans
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum DOE + Bonus + Benefits Package + £3K
Posted: 18 days ago