Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £36,250 in advertised job vacancies in Poole during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Developer
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 205 98 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 42.98% 37.55% 36.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.86% 37.84% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 204 96 100
Poole median annual salary £36,250 £38,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.23% +2.00% +17.19%
10th Percentile £23,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £47,525
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -9.09% +2.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Poole. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Poole
Permanent vacancies in Poole with a recognized job title 457 259 300
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 99.23% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 445 246 255
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £19,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £48,750 £50,150
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Poole.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Poole

Developer
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Developer in Poole

Developer
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Poole over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in Poole

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Poole region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 159 (77.56%) JavaScript
2 152 (74.15%) .NET
3 146 (71.22%) C#
4 130 (63.41%) HTML
4 130 (63.41%) CSS
5 125 (60.98%) MVC
6 107 (52.20%) SQL
7 105 (51.22%) ASP.NET
8 94 (45.85%) SQL Server
9 82 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 58 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
11 56 (27.32%) Web Development
12 53 (25.85%) Microsoft
13 52 (25.37%) TDD
14 50 (24.39%) jQuery
15 48 (23.41%) KnockoutJS
16 46 (22.44%) Team Foundation Server
17 38 (18.54%) LINQ
18 37 (18.05%) OOP
19 36 (17.56%) Linux
19 36 (17.56%) CMS
19 36 (17.56%) AngularJS
20 35 (17.07%) Software Engineering
21 34 (16.59%) Umbraco
21 34 (16.59%) Web Services
22 33 (16.10%) MySQL
23 29 (14.15%) Git (software)
24 28 (13.66%) NUnit
24 28 (13.66%) VB.NET
24 28 (13.66%) Windows

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Poole 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 36 (17.56%) CMS
2 34 (16.59%) Umbraco
3 15 (7.32%) Apache
4 7 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 5 (2.44%) EPiServer
5 5 (2.44%) Kentico
6 1 (0.49%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (3.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.49%) Magento
1 1 (0.49%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.83%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.90%) GitHub
3 6 (2.93%) SaaS
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.32%) Network Security
2 1 (0.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (45.85%) SQL Server
2 33 (16.10%) MySQL
3 17 (8.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (6.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 14 (6.83%) MariaDB
4 14 (6.83%) MongoDB
4 14 (6.83%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (6.34%) NoSQL
5 13 (6.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (6.34%) SQL Server 2016
6 10 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
7 7 (3.41%) Power BI
7 7 (3.41%) Relational Database
7 7 (3.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (2.44%) Big Data
9 5 (2.44%) Blockchain
10 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.49%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 46 (22.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (14.15%) Git (software)
3 28 (13.66%) NUnit
4 14 (6.83%) Visual Studio
5 13 (6.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (6.34%) Subversion
6 5 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 18 (8.78%) Finance
2 15 (7.32%) Retail
3 14 (6.83%) Manufacturing
4 13 (6.34%) Automotive
4 13 (6.34%) Music Industry
5 7 (3.41%) Marketing
6 3 (1.46%) Electronics
6 3 (1.46%) Games
7 1 (0.49%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (74.15%) .NET
2 130 (63.41%) CSS
2 130 (63.41%) HTML
3 105 (51.22%) ASP.NET
4 82 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 50 (24.39%) jQuery
6 48 (23.41%) KnockoutJS
7 38 (18.54%) LINQ
8 36 (17.56%) AngularJS
9 34 (16.59%) Web Services
10 25 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
11 24 (11.71%) XML
12 22 (10.73%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 21 (10.24%) ASP.NET Web API
13 21 (10.24%) REST
14 19 (9.27%) .NET Framework
14 19 (9.27%) LAMP
15 18 (8.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 17 (8.29%) SOAP
17 15 (7.32%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 22 (10.73%) Greenfield Project
2 14 (6.83%) User Experience
3 4 (1.95%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.98%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (0.98%) Fintech
4 2 (0.98%) Raspberry Pi
5 1 (0.49%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (17.56%) Linux
2 28 (13.66%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (60.98%) MVC
2 58 (28.29%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (27.32%) Web Development
4 52 (25.37%) TDD
5 37 (18.05%) OOP
6 35 (17.07%) Software Engineering
7 28 (13.66%) Web Application Development
8 22 (10.73%) E-Commerce
8 22 (10.73%) OO
9 20 (9.76%) BDD
10 16 (7.80%) Microservices
11 13 (6.34%) High Availability
12 9 (4.39%) SOLID
13 8 (3.90%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (3.41%) Front End Development
14 7 (3.41%) Migration
14 7 (3.41%) Unit Testing
15 6 (2.93%) Continuous Integration
15 6 (2.93%) Open Source
16 5 (2.44%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 159 (77.56%) JavaScript
2 146 (71.22%) C#
3 107 (52.20%) SQL
4 28 (13.66%) VB.NET
5 24 (11.71%) PHP
6 22 (10.73%) Java
7 21 (10.24%) C++
8 14 (6.83%) Go
8 14 (6.83%) T-SQL
9 13 (6.34%) Ruby
9 13 (6.34%) VB
10 5 (2.44%) Java 9
10 5 (2.44%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.49%) R
Qualifications
1 22 (10.73%) Degree
2 9 (4.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.95%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.49%) QA
Vendors
1 53 (25.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.41%) Adobe
3 1 (0.49%) Google
3 1 (0.49%) Nintex
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle