The median annual salary for a Graduate Software Engineer was £22,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Graduate Software Engineer
South West / Dorset
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 - 78
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Graduate Software Engineer 1 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 0.27% - 1.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% - 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 12
Median salary £22,500 - £23,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year +13.20% -  

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 362 706 787
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 96.53% 98.88% 99.12%
Number of salaries quoted 328 533 681
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Graduate Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset that featured Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Dorset

Graduate Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for Graduate Software Engineer in Dorset

Graduate Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 9 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, Graduate 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 Dorset region featuring Graduate Software Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Graduate Software Engineer 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree