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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 197 244 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 39.24% 42.58% 35.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.47% 44.94% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 188 214 230
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
475 543 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.62% 94.76% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 418 460 597
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 0 149 £35,000 +5.74% 22
Street -1 19 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Yeovil -4 5 £32,500 -7.14% 8
Taunton -9 5 £35,000 +13.82% 21
Clevedon -2 4 £35,000 +6.87% 1
Bridgwater +4 3 £29,000 -42.00%
Frome - 3 £38,500 -
Cheddar - 2 £27,500 -
Wells +1 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 256 (60.95%) HTML
2 240 (57.14%) CSS
3 209 (49.76%) JavaScript
4 157 (37.38%) C#
5 148 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
6 144 (34.29%) .NET
6 144 (34.29%) SQL Server
7 139 (33.10%) MVC
8 134 (31.90%) PHP
9 132 (31.43%) MySQL
10 122 (29.05%) SQL
10 122 (29.05%) jQuery
11 120 (28.57%) ASP.NET
12 98 (23.33%) Git (software)
13 96 (22.86%) HTML5
14 76 (18.10%) Scrum
14 76 (18.10%) Degree
15 74 (17.62%) OO
16 72 (17.14%) Java
17 70 (16.67%) Linux
18 67 (15.95%) XML
19 62 (14.76%) CSS3
20 54 (12.86%) TDD
21 53 (12.62%) Software Engineering
22 52 (12.38%) Ajax
22 52 (12.38%) Microsoft
22 52 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
23 51 (12.14%) Web Development
24 50 (11.90%) Web Services
25 47 (11.19%) Subversion

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (9.76%) IIS
2 40 (9.52%) Apache
3 28 (6.67%) Node.js
4 26 (6.19%) NServiceBus
5 13 (3.10%) CMS
5 13 (3.10%) Umbraco
6 11 (2.62%) WordPress
7 10 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 10 (2.38%) ColdFusion
8 4 (0.95%) Tomcat
8 4 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.95%) Drupal
9 3 (0.71%) nginx
10 2 (0.48%) lighttpd
10 2 (0.48%) Gunicorn
10 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.48%) Kentico
11 1 (0.24%) Alfresco
11 1 (0.24%) Joomla!
Applications
1 31 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.19%) Photoshop
3 8 (1.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.24%) Magento
3 1 (0.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.10%) SaaS
2 8 (1.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.71%) Trello
4 2 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) Heroku
5 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.52%) Internet
2 4 (0.95%) HTTP
3 2 (0.48%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.24%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.24%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 144 (34.29%) SQL Server
2 132 (31.43%) MySQL
3 28 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 25 (5.95%) Relational Database
6 19 (4.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (2.86%) RDBMS
8 11 (2.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 9 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 8 (1.90%) DTS
11 5 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (1.19%) SQLite
11 5 (1.19%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.71%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.71%) Big Data
14 2 (0.48%) Redis
14 2 (0.48%) Star Schema
14 2 (0.48%) WhereScape RED
Development Applications
1 98 (23.33%) Git (software)
2 47 (11.19%) Subversion
3 42 (10.00%) NUnit
4 35 (8.33%) Visual Studio
5 28 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 26 (6.19%) SpecFlow
7 23 (5.48%) PHPUnit
8 21 (5.00%) PEAR
9 19 (4.52%) Bugzilla
9 19 (4.52%) Trac
10 18 (4.29%) JUnit
11 15 (3.57%) Axure RP
12 8 (1.90%) Eclipse
13 6 (1.43%) Xcode
13 6 (1.43%) Maven
13 6 (1.43%) JIRA
13 6 (1.43%) Jenkins
14 5 (1.19%) Mercurial
14 5 (1.19%) Ant
15 3 (0.71%) Hudson
General
1 42 (10.00%) Finance
2 30 (7.14%) Advertising
3 28 (6.67%) Banking
4 11 (2.62%) Retail
5 7 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.19%) Telecoms
7 4 (0.95%) Electronics
8 3 (0.71%) Military
9 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
9 2 (0.48%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 2 (0.48%) Games
10 1 (0.24%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 256 (60.95%) HTML
2 240 (57.14%) CSS
3 144 (34.29%) .NET
4 122 (29.05%) jQuery
5 120 (28.57%) ASP.NET
6 96 (22.86%) HTML5
7 67 (15.95%) XML
8 62 (14.76%) CSS3
9 52 (12.38%) ASP.NET MVC
9 52 (12.38%) Ajax
10 50 (11.90%) Web Services
11 42 (10.00%) JSON
12 40 (9.52%) .NET Framework
13 34 (8.10%) KnockoutJS
13 34 (8.10%) Sass
14 33 (7.86%) LAMP
15 29 (6.90%) RESTful
15 29 (6.90%) AngularJS
16 27 (6.43%) Castle Windsor
16 27 (6.43%) MonoRail
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.67%) User Experience
2 27 (6.43%) Open Source
3 25 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (4.76%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.05%) Mathematics
6 13 (3.10%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.10%) Web 2.0
7 9 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.90%) BBC
9 7 (1.67%) Wiki
10 6 (1.43%) VLE
11 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.95%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.95%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.71%) AS400
13 2 (0.48%) GIS
13 2 (0.48%) Management Information System
13 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.48%) W3C
13 2 (0.48%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 70 (16.67%) Linux
2 41 (9.76%) Windows
3 23 (5.48%) Android
4 18 (4.29%) Apple iOS
5 14 (3.33%) UNIX
6 3 (0.71%) Solaris
6 3 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.24%) CentOS
8 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (35.24%) Agile Software Development
2 139 (33.10%) MVC
3 76 (18.10%) Scrum
4 74 (17.62%) OO
5 54 (12.86%) TDD
6 53 (12.62%) Software Engineering
7 51 (12.14%) Web Development
8 37 (8.81%) Web Application Development
9 33 (7.86%) OO PHP
9 33 (7.86%) OOP
10 27 (6.43%) Mentoring
11 23 (5.48%) BDD
11 23 (5.48%) Business Development
12 21 (5.00%) E-Commerce
13 20 (4.76%) Web Design
14 18 (4.29%) Business Intelligence
14 18 (4.29%) Responsive Web Design
15 17 (4.05%) Unit Testing
16 16 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (3.81%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 209 (49.76%) JavaScript
2 157 (37.38%) C#
3 134 (31.90%) PHP
4 122 (29.05%) SQL
5 72 (17.14%) Java
6 44 (10.48%) C++
7 39 (9.29%) PHP5
8 37 (8.81%) Python
9 33 (7.86%) VB.NET
10 30 (7.14%) Ruby
11 20 (4.76%) Perl
12 17 (4.05%) T-SQL
13 16 (3.81%) Objective-C
14 15 (3.57%) C
15 13 (3.10%) CFML
16 6 (1.43%) TypeScript
17 4 (0.95%) VB
18 3 (0.71%) RPG
18 3 (0.71%) Bash Shell
18 3 (0.71%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 76 (18.10%) Degree
2 15 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 9 (2.14%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.48%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.48%) MCSD
6 1 (0.24%) MCSE
6 1 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.57%) WAI
2 5 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 4 (0.95%) Puppet
2 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.24%) cPanel
3 1 (0.24%) Graphite
3 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 52 (12.38%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.90%) Zend
3 26 (6.19%) Google
4 20 (4.76%) Facebook
4 20 (4.76%) Twitter
5 11 (2.62%) Sitecore
5 11 (2.62%) Adobe
6 10 (2.38%) Oracle
7 3 (0.71%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.71%) SAP
7 3 (0.71%) VMware
7 3 (0.71%) Apple
8 2 (0.48%) Progress
8 2 (0.48%) IBM
8 2 (0.48%) TIBCO
8 2 (0.48%) HP
9 1 (0.24%) Informatica
9 1 (0.24%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.24%) Cognos
9 1 (0.24%) Sophos
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £38000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Deep Blue Sky Digital Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £33000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Weston-Super-Mare, Avon
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago