Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 6 months to 25 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Dorset > Poole
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 16 24
Rank change year-on-year -1 +8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 66 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 18.13% 12.67% 10.82%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.43% 15.35% 11.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 33 28
Poole median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +38.46%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +2.56% +20.00%

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Poole with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Poole
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 323 241 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Poole 88.74% 82.53% 92.91%
Number of salaries quoted 309 232 206
Poole median annual salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.96% +0.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £50,000
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +2.74% -2.67%

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Poole

Job postings citing Software Engineering as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Poole.

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Poole

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Poole

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Poole

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Poole

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Poole over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Poole

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Poole region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 48 (72.73%) C++
2 39 (59.09%) Linux
3 32 (48.48%) C#
4 31 (46.97%) OO
5 29 (43.94%) .NET
5 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
6 28 (42.42%) OOP
7 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
8 20 (30.30%) Windows
9 19 (28.79%) TDD
9 19 (28.79%) Embedded Systems
10 17 (25.76%) HTML
10 17 (25.76%) CSS
11 16 (24.24%) Java
12 14 (21.21%) Degree
13 13 (19.70%) C
14 11 (16.67%) Unix
15 10 (15.15%) SQL
15 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
15 10 (15.15%) Go
16 9 (13.64%) Microservices
16 9 (13.64%) Qt
16 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
16 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (13.64%) MariaDB
16 9 (13.64%) Retail
16 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
16 9 (13.64%) Manufacturing
16 9 (13.64%) MySQL
17 7 (10.61%) Mentoring

Software Engineering
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 4 (6.06%) Umbraco
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
2 3 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 3 (4.55%) Kentico
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.64%) Apache Cassandra
1 9 (13.64%) MariaDB
1 9 (13.64%) MongoDB
1 9 (13.64%) MySQL
1 9 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
3 2 (3.03%) MSTest
3 2 (3.03%) NUnit
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 9 (13.64%) Manufacturing
1 9 (13.64%) Retail
2 5 (7.58%) Electronics
3 3 (4.55%) Finance
4 1 (1.52%) Banking
4 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (68.18%) Software Engineer
2 30 (45.45%) Developer
3 17 (25.76%) Software Developer
4 15 (22.73%) C++ Software Engineer
4 15 (22.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
5 10 (15.15%) Senior Software Engineer
6 8 (12.12%) Software Team Leader
6 8 (12.12%) Team Leader
7 5 (7.58%) Software Engineering Team Leader
8 4 (6.06%) Embedded Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Graduate
8 4 (6.06%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Junior
8 4 (6.06%) Junior Software Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.55%) Graduate C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
9 3 (4.55%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (43.94%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) CSS
2 17 (25.76%) HTML
3 9 (13.64%) Qt
4 6 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (9.09%) WCF
4 6 (9.09%) WinForms
5 4 (6.06%) .NET Framework
5 4 (6.06%) AngularJS
6 3 (4.55%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.55%) React
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (3.03%) HTML5
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) XML
8 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Embedded Systems
2 10 (15.15%) Computer Science
3 3 (4.55%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) PlayStation
5 1 (1.52%) Contactless
5 1 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Linux
2 20 (30.30%) Windows
3 11 (16.67%) Unix
4 4 (6.06%) Embedded Linux
5 1 (1.52%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.97%) OO
2 29 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (42.42%) OOP
4 19 (28.79%) TDD
5 9 (13.64%) Microservices
6 7 (10.61%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.61%) SOLID
7 6 (9.09%) MVC
8 5 (7.58%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.58%) Project Management
9 4 (6.06%) BDD
9 4 (6.06%) Web Development
10 3 (4.55%) Digital Signal Processing
10 3 (4.55%) Embedded Software Development
10 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (4.55%) SDLC
10 3 (4.55%) Signal Processing
11 2 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (1.52%) Continuous Delivery
12 1 (1.52%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (72.73%) C++
2 32 (48.48%) C#
3 23 (34.85%) JavaScript
4 16 (24.24%) Java
5 13 (19.70%) C
6 10 (15.15%) Go
6 10 (15.15%) SQL
7 5 (7.58%) T-SQL
8 3 (4.55%) Embedded C
8 3 (4.55%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.03%) VB
10 1 (1.52%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (21.21%) Degree
2 7 (10.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.03%) SAP
3 1 (1.52%) Xamarin