The table below looks at the statistics for Degree in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Degree over the 3 months to 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Degree
Rank 10 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -4
Permanent jobs citing Degree 92 108 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.28% 15.93% 15.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 62.59% 74.48% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 85 88 96
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,700 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Degree
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Qualifications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
147 145 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 26.02% 21.39% 35.83%
Number of salaries quoted 120 111 221
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -10.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Degree
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

Degree Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Degree
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Degree across the Somerset region.

Degree Salary Trend in Somerset

Degree
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Degree across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015.

Degree Salary Histogram in Somerset

Degree
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Degree within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 28 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -5 60 £34,000 +4.61% 9
Street +7 22 £35,000 +16.66%
Yeovil +2 2 £26,500 -11.66%
Taunton - 1 - - 5
Wells - 1 £40,500 -
Ilminster - 1 £22,500 -
Degree
South West

Degree
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree.

1 61 (39.61%) HTML
1 61 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.31%) C#
3 54 (35.06%) CSS
3 54 (35.06%) Software Engineering
3 54 (35.06%) Computer Science
4 46 (29.87%) jQuery
5 41 (26.62%) Scrum
6 40 (25.97%) SQL
7 37 (24.03%) MySQL
7 37 (24.03%) SQL Server
7 37 (24.03%) Mathematics
8 34 (22.08%) .NET
9 33 (21.43%) Software Testing
10 31 (20.13%) Finance
10 31 (20.13%) Linux
10 31 (20.13%) HTML5
11 30 (19.48%) PHP
12 29 (18.83%) MVC
13 26 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
14 25 (16.23%) IIS
14 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
14 25 (16.23%) Banking
15 24 (15.58%) Manufacturing
15 24 (15.58%) CSS3
16 22 (14.29%) Windows
16 22 (14.29%) C++
16 22 (14.29%) Apache
16 22 (14.29%) NUnit
16 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005

Degree
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Degree also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Degree. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (16.23%) IIS
2 22 (14.29%) Apache
2 22 (14.29%) NServiceBus
3 4 (2.60%) SAS
4 2 (1.30%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 4 (2.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.95%) InDesign
3 2 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.30%) MS Office
3 2 (1.30%) SPSS
3 2 (1.30%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (1.30%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.60%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.79%) Internet
2 5 (3.25%) VoIP
3 3 (1.95%) Firewall
4 2 (1.30%) Wireless
4 2 (1.30%) VLAN
4 2 (1.30%) WAN
4 2 (1.30%) VPN
4 2 (1.30%) SAN
4 2 (1.30%) Intranet
4 2 (1.30%) LAN
5 1 (0.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (24.03%) MySQL
1 37 (24.03%) SQL Server
2 22 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (3.90%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.60%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (14.29%) NUnit
1 22 (14.29%) SpecFlow
2 16 (10.39%) Trac
2 16 (10.39%) Git (software)
2 16 (10.39%) PEAR
2 16 (10.39%) PHPUnit
2 16 (10.39%) Bugzilla
3 10 (6.49%) Subversion
4 6 (3.90%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.30%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.30%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.65%) JUnit
6 1 (0.65%) Selenium
6 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
General
1 31 (20.13%) Finance
2 25 (16.23%) Banking
3 24 (15.58%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.84%) Retail
5 7 (4.55%) Marketing
6 3 (1.95%) Aerospace
6 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.30%) Electronics
7 2 (1.30%) French Language
7 2 (1.30%) Military
8 1 (0.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (42.21%) Developer
2 33 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 30 (19.48%) Applications Developer
4 29 (18.83%) Web Developer
5 25 (16.23%) PHP Developer
6 24 (15.58%) Web Applications Developer
7 23 (14.94%) Graduate
8 19 (12.34%) Analyst
8 19 (12.34%) C# Software Engineer
9 15 (9.74%) Software Developer
9 15 (9.74%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 12 (7.79%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (6.49%) C++ Software Engineer
12 9 (5.84%) Senior Software Engineer
12 9 (5.84%) Senior Developer
13 8 (5.19%) Graduate PHP Developer
13 8 (5.19%) Senior C# Software Engineer
14 7 (4.55%) Junior
14 7 (4.55%) Architect
15 6 (3.90%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (39.61%) HTML
2 54 (35.06%) CSS
3 46 (29.87%) jQuery
4 34 (22.08%) .NET
5 31 (20.13%) HTML5
6 25 (16.23%) ASP.NET
7 24 (15.58%) CSS3
8 22 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
8 22 (14.29%) MonoRail
8 22 (14.29%) NHibernate
8 22 (14.29%) Castle Windsor
9 17 (11.04%) Ajax
10 14 (9.09%) WPF
11 11 (7.14%) XML
12 10 (6.49%) LAMP
13 8 (5.19%) Symfony
13 8 (5.19%) JSON
13 8 (5.19%) CakePHP
14 7 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 7 (4.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 54 (35.06%) Computer Science
2 37 (24.03%) Mathematics
3 26 (16.88%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (6.49%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.90%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (3.90%) Mobile App
6 5 (3.25%) Clustering
7 4 (2.60%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.95%) User Experience
9 2 (1.30%) Open Source
9 2 (1.30%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.30%) Photography
10 1 (0.65%) Economics
10 1 (0.65%) CCTV
10 1 (0.65%) Statistics
10 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (20.13%) Linux
2 22 (14.29%) Windows
3 10 (6.49%) UNIX
4 3 (1.95%) Android
4 3 (1.95%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.61%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.06%) Software Engineering
3 41 (26.62%) Scrum
4 33 (21.43%) Software Testing
5 29 (18.83%) MVC
6 18 (11.69%) OO
7 17 (11.04%) OOP
8 16 (10.39%) Web Application Development
9 10 (6.49%) Project Management
9 10 (6.49%) Mentoring
10 9 (5.84%) Performance Monitoring
11 8 (5.19%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (4.55%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.55%) CAD
12 7 (4.55%) TDD
13 6 (3.90%) PDM
13 6 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
14 5 (3.25%) Test Management
14 5 (3.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 59 (38.31%) C#
2 40 (25.97%) SQL
3 30 (19.48%) PHP
4 22 (14.29%) C++
5 15 (9.74%) JavaScript
6 13 (8.44%) C
7 9 (5.84%) Java
7 9 (5.84%) PHP5
8 2 (1.30%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.30%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.30%) Python
8 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.65%) VB
9 1 (0.65%) Perl
9 1 (0.65%) CFML
9 1 (0.65%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (2.60%) ISEB
1 4 (2.60%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.65%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) HND
3 1 (0.65%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) QA
2 1 (0.65%) DO-178B
2 1 (0.65%) DO-254
System Software
1 3 (1.95%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.30%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.65%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.25%) Nagios
1 5 (3.25%) Munin
Vendors
1 5 (3.25%) Zend
2 4 (2.60%) Oracle
2 4 (2.60%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.60%) Adobe
3 2 (1.30%) Polycom
3 2 (1.30%) VMware
4 1 (0.65%) Cognizant
4 1 (0.65%) Apple
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
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Bath
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
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Bath
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