The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 180 321 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.37% 46.66% 31.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.68% 48.71% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 168 279 187
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £28,500 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
519 659 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.35% 95.78% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 445 567 568
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 May 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 0 118 £35,750 +5.14% 20
Street +1 14 £35,000 -
Yeovil 0 11 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Taunton -6 7 £30,927 -1.82% 16
Clevedon - 7 £35,000 - 3
Wells 0 6 £55,000 +46.66%
Bridgwater 0 3 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Cheddar - 2 £27,500 -
Frome - 2 £36,750 -
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £37,500 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title.

1 218 (57.07%) HTML
2 210 (54.97%) CSS
3 189 (49.48%) JavaScript
4 134 (35.08%) MVC
5 129 (33.77%) C#
6 127 (33.25%) PHP
7 124 (32.46%) .NET
8 119 (31.15%) MySQL
8 119 (31.15%) SQL Server
9 117 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
9 117 (30.63%) jQuery
10 115 (30.10%) SQL
11 95 (24.87%) ASP.NET
12 90 (23.56%) Git (software)
13 87 (22.77%) HTML5
14 69 (18.06%) Linux
14 69 (18.06%) Scrum
15 67 (17.54%) OO
16 65 (17.02%) Java
17 63 (16.49%) Degree
18 60 (15.71%) XML
19 54 (14.14%) CSS3
20 51 (13.35%) Ajax
21 49 (12.83%) Web Services
22 48 (12.57%) JSON
22 48 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
23 47 (12.30%) Software Engineering
24 45 (11.78%) Web Development
25 43 (11.26%) Subversion
25 43 (11.26%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Developer in their job title 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 with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (9.42%) Apache
2 32 (8.38%) IIS
3 24 (6.28%) Node.js
4 20 (5.24%) NServiceBus
5 13 (3.40%) SharePoint
6 11 (2.88%) WordPress
7 10 (2.62%) CMS
7 10 (2.62%) Tomcat
8 9 (2.36%) ColdFusion
9 8 (2.09%) Umbraco
10 6 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
11 3 (0.79%) Drupal
12 2 (0.52%) JBoss
12 2 (0.52%) lighttpd
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.52%) Kentico
12 2 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 25 (6.54%) Photoshop
2 24 (6.28%) MS Excel
3 10 (2.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.09%) SaaS
2 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.79%) Trello
4 1 (0.26%) Heroku
4 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.45%) Internet
2 5 (1.31%) HTTP
3 2 (0.52%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.52%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.26%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (31.15%) MySQL
1 119 (31.15%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
3 20 (5.24%) Relational Database
4 18 (4.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 17 (4.45%) NoSQL
6 11 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 8 (2.09%) DTS
8 8 (2.09%) SQLite
8 8 (2.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (1.31%) MongoDB
9 5 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (0.79%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.79%) Big Data
12 2 (0.52%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.52%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.52%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 90 (23.56%) Git (software)
2 43 (11.26%) Subversion
3 32 (8.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (7.33%) Visual Studio
5 27 (7.07%) NUnit
6 25 (6.54%) SpecFlow
7 21 (5.50%) PHPUnit
8 16 (4.19%) Trac
8 16 (4.19%) Bugzilla
8 16 (4.19%) PEAR
9 15 (3.93%) Eclipse
10 14 (3.66%) JUnit
11 13 (3.40%) Maven
12 12 (3.14%) Ant
12 12 (3.14%) Axure RP
13 11 (2.88%) JIRA
14 3 (0.79%) Mercurial
15 2 (0.52%) MorphX
15 2 (0.52%) Xcode
15 2 (0.52%) FishEye
General
1 35 (9.16%) Finance
2 22 (5.76%) Advertising
3 20 (5.24%) Banking
4 8 (2.09%) Retail
4 8 (2.09%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.57%) Electronics
5 6 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.05%) Marketing
7 3 (0.79%) Military
8 2 (0.52%) Games
8 2 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.52%) Legal
9 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 218 (57.07%) HTML
2 210 (54.97%) CSS
3 124 (32.46%) .NET
4 117 (30.63%) jQuery
5 95 (24.87%) ASP.NET
6 87 (22.77%) HTML5
7 60 (15.71%) XML
8 54 (14.14%) CSS3
9 51 (13.35%) Ajax
10 49 (12.83%) Web Services
11 48 (12.57%) JSON
11 48 (12.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 36 (9.42%) LAMP
13 33 (8.64%) KnockoutJS
14 32 (8.38%) .NET Framework
15 29 (7.59%) Sass
15 29 (7.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 25 (6.54%) RESTful
17 24 (6.28%) AngularJS
18 23 (6.02%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.38%) User Experience
2 26 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (6.81%) Open Source
3 19 (4.97%) Computer Science
4 17 (4.45%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 11 (2.88%) Web 2.0
6 8 (2.09%) BBC
7 7 (1.83%) Wiki
8 5 (1.31%) AS400
8 5 (1.31%) N-Tier
9 4 (1.05%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.05%) VLE
10 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (0.79%) Arduino
11 2 (0.52%) Social Media
11 2 (0.52%) 3D Graphics
11 2 (0.52%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.52%) Photography
12 1 (0.26%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 69 (18.06%) Linux
2 34 (8.90%) Windows
3 19 (4.97%) Android
4 14 (3.66%) Apple iOS
4 14 (3.66%) UNIX
5 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.52%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (35.08%) MVC
2 117 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (18.06%) Scrum
4 67 (17.54%) OO
5 47 (12.30%) Software Engineering
6 45 (11.78%) Web Development
7 39 (10.21%) TDD
8 35 (9.16%) OOP
8 35 (9.16%) OO PHP
9 29 (7.59%) Web Application Development
10 22 (5.76%) Mentoring
10 22 (5.76%) E-Commerce
11 21 (5.50%) Web Design
12 20 (5.24%) Business Development
13 17 (4.45%) BDD
14 16 (4.19%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
15 12 (3.14%) PRINCE2
15 12 (3.14%) User Stories
15 12 (3.14%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 189 (49.48%) JavaScript
2 129 (33.77%) C#
3 127 (33.25%) PHP
4 115 (30.10%) SQL
5 65 (17.02%) Java
6 43 (11.26%) C++
7 33 (8.64%) PHP5
8 27 (7.07%) VB.NET
9 26 (6.81%) Ruby
10 23 (6.02%) Python
10 23 (6.02%) Perl
11 17 (4.45%) T-SQL
12 15 (3.93%) C
13 14 (3.66%) Objective-C
14 12 (3.14%) CFML
15 7 (1.83%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.57%) AspectJ
17 5 (1.31%) RPG IV
17 5 (1.31%) RPG
18 4 (1.05%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 63 (16.49%) Degree
2 12 (3.14%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.36%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) DV Cleared
4 2 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.14%) WAI
2 9 (2.36%) QA
3 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (2.09%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) Puppet
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.26%) cPanel
Vendors
1 42 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.54%) Google
3 24 (6.28%) Zend
4 23 (6.02%) Facebook
4 23 (6.02%) Twitter
5 14 (3.66%) Oracle
6 11 (2.88%) Adobe
7 8 (2.09%) IBM
8 6 (1.57%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.79%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.79%) SAP
10 2 (0.52%) HP
10 2 (0.52%) Progress
10 2 (0.52%) VMware
11 1 (0.26%) Informatica
11 1 (0.26%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.26%) Sophos
11 1 (0.26%) ATG
11 1 (0.26%) Cognos
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 50,000
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 6 days ago