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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 234 314 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 38.81% 44.99% 39.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.42% 47.72% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 225 271 228
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
565 658 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.70% 94.27% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 495 563 564
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +1.44% 32
Street +1 25 £35,000 -26.31%
Taunton -2 15 £32,500 +10.31% 9
Bridgwater +2 7 £31,500 -37.00% 1
Clevedon - 6 £45,000 - 3
Yeovil -4 5 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Cheddar - 3 £32,500 -
Wells 0 2 £37,500 -
Weston-super-Mare -1 1 £35,000 +40.00%
Frome - 1 £42,500 - 1
Somerton - 1 £32,500 -
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 260 (52.74%) HTML
2 229 (46.45%) CSS
3 214 (43.41%) JavaScript
4 190 (38.54%) C#
5 185 (37.53%) .NET
6 175 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
7 162 (32.86%) SQL Server
8 157 (31.85%) SQL
9 129 (26.17%) ASP.NET
10 120 (24.34%) MVC
11 118 (23.94%) Java
12 117 (23.73%) jQuery
13 112 (22.72%) MySQL
14 96 (19.47%) Git (software)
15 94 (19.07%) HTML5
16 82 (16.63%) PHP
17 80 (16.23%) Scrum
18 72 (14.60%) TDD
18 72 (14.60%) XML
19 70 (14.20%) OO
20 64 (12.98%) Linux
21 61 (12.37%) Microsoft
22 60 (12.17%) Degree
23 58 (11.76%) CSS3
24 52 (10.55%) Web Services
24 52 (10.55%) NUnit
25 51 (10.34%) Web Development
26 48 (9.74%) Finance
27 47 (9.53%) Apple iOS
28 46 (9.33%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 33 (6.69%) IIS
2 25 (5.07%) Node.js
3 24 (4.87%) Apache
3 24 (4.87%) SharePoint
4 21 (4.26%) NServiceBus
5 20 (4.06%) Umbraco
6 14 (2.84%) nginx
7 13 (2.64%) CMS
8 12 (2.43%) Gunicorn
9 9 (1.83%) WordPress
10 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (1.42%) Drupal
12 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.01%) BizTalk Server
12 5 (1.01%) Tomcat
13 4 (0.81%) ColdFusion
13 4 (0.81%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
14 3 (0.61%) JBoss
15 2 (0.41%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 20 (4.06%) Photoshop
3 7 (1.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.01%) MS Office
5 2 (0.41%) Shockwave
5 2 (0.41%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.61%) Magento
3 2 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.20%) Cognos Controller
4 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.20%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.45%) GitHub
2 8 (1.62%) SaaS
3 5 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.20%) Heroku
4 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.85%) Internet
2 5 (1.01%) HTTP
3 2 (0.41%) NFC
4 1 (0.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (32.86%) SQL Server
2 112 (22.72%) MySQL
3 34 (6.90%) NoSQL
4 32 (6.49%) Relational Database
5 29 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 23 (4.67%) RDBMS
7 21 (4.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 17 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
8 17 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (2.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 11 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (1.62%) Redis
12 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.41%) Riak
13 2 (0.41%) Big Data
13 2 (0.41%) DTS
13 2 (0.41%) Star Schema
13 2 (0.41%) MongoDB
13 2 (0.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 96 (19.47%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.55%) NUnit
3 44 (8.92%) Subversion
4 31 (6.29%) Visual Studio
5 25 (5.07%) Xcode
6 23 (4.67%) JUnit
7 21 (4.26%) SpecFlow
8 13 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 13 (2.64%) JIRA
9 12 (2.43%) Axure RP
10 11 (2.23%) Eclipse
10 11 (2.23%) Maven
11 8 (1.62%) PEAR
12 7 (1.42%) Jenkins
13 6 (1.22%) Trac
13 6 (1.22%) PHPUnit
13 6 (1.22%) Bugzilla
14 5 (1.01%) Moq
14 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 4 (0.81%) Grunt
General
1 48 (9.74%) Finance
2 32 (6.49%) Advertising
3 26 (5.27%) Banking
4 19 (3.85%) Retail
5 8 (1.62%) Marketing
6 5 (1.01%) Games
7 4 (0.81%) Publishing
8 3 (0.61%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.41%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 260 (52.74%) HTML
2 229 (46.45%) CSS
3 185 (37.53%) .NET
4 129 (26.17%) ASP.NET
5 117 (23.73%) jQuery
6 94 (19.07%) HTML5
7 72 (14.60%) XML
8 58 (11.76%) CSS3
9 52 (10.55%) Web Services
10 41 (8.32%) ASP.NET MVC
11 38 (7.71%) .NET Framework
12 37 (7.51%) XHTML
13 35 (7.10%) RESTful
13 35 (7.10%) AngularJS
14 34 (6.90%) LAMP
15 33 (6.69%) Spring
15 33 (6.69%) XSLT
16 31 (6.29%) Ajax
17 29 (5.88%) Django
18 28 (5.68%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.27%) Mobile App
3 22 (4.46%) Open Source
4 17 (3.45%) User Experience
5 16 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 15 (3.04%) Digital Media
7 12 (2.43%) iPad
7 12 (2.43%) GIS
8 8 (1.62%) N-Tier
8 8 (1.62%) Mathematics
9 7 (1.42%) W3C
9 7 (1.42%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.22%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.22%) Algorithms
11 5 (1.01%) iPhone
12 4 (0.81%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.81%) 3D Graphics
13 3 (0.61%) Management Information System
13 3 (0.61%) AS400
13 3 (0.61%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (12.98%) Linux
2 47 (9.53%) Apple iOS
3 37 (7.51%) Android
4 35 (7.10%) Windows
5 14 (2.84%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.22%) UNIX
7 5 (1.01%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.61%) Solaris
9 2 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.20%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (35.50%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (24.34%) MVC
3 80 (16.23%) Scrum
4 72 (14.60%) TDD
5 70 (14.20%) OO
6 51 (10.34%) Web Development
7 46 (9.33%) Software Engineering
8 33 (6.69%) Unit Testing
8 33 (6.69%) Web Application Development
9 29 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
10 28 (5.68%) Mentoring
11 26 (5.27%) BDD
12 24 (4.87%) Content Management
12 24 (4.87%) iOS Development
13 21 (4.26%) OO PHP
13 21 (4.26%) Android Development
13 21 (4.26%) OOP
14 20 (4.06%) PRINCE2
15 19 (3.85%) E-Commerce
16 17 (3.45%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 214 (43.41%) JavaScript
2 190 (38.54%) C#
3 157 (31.85%) SQL
4 118 (23.94%) Java
5 82 (16.63%) PHP
6 45 (9.13%) Python
7 36 (7.30%) C++
8 31 (6.29%) VB.NET
9 30 (6.09%) Ruby
10 20 (4.06%) Objective-C
11 19 (3.85%) PHP5
12 17 (3.45%) TypeScript
13 16 (3.25%) T-SQL
14 9 (1.83%) PowerShell
15 6 (1.22%) VB
15 6 (1.22%) C
15 6 (1.22%) Perl
16 5 (1.01%) CFML
16 5 (1.01%) ECMAScript
17 4 (0.81%) VB6
Qualifications
1 60 (12.17%) Degree
2 12 (2.43%) Security Cleared
3 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.61%) MCSD
5 1 (0.20%) HND
5 1 (0.20%) MCSE
5 1 (0.20%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.43%) WAI
2 4 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.20%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (1.62%) Puppet
2 6 (1.22%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.41%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.41%) Graphite
4 1 (0.20%) cPanel
Vendors
1 61 (12.37%) Microsoft
2 33 (6.69%) Oracle
3 21 (4.26%) Zend
4 16 (3.25%) Sitecore
4 16 (3.25%) Google
5 15 (3.04%) Apple
6 10 (2.03%) Twitter
7 9 (1.83%) hybris
7 9 (1.83%) Adobe
8 5 (1.01%) Facebook
9 3 (0.61%) Telerik
10 2 (0.41%) TIBCO
10 2 (0.41%) Sencha
10 2 (0.41%) Macromedia
10 2 (0.41%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.41%) SAP
10 2 (0.41%) Cognos
11 1 (0.20%) IBM
11 1 (0.20%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.20%) Tableau
Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Bath, Avon
University of Bath
Salary: Starting from £31,342, rising to £37,394
Posted: 17 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Plus Generous Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £52000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ITF Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £37000 per annum + package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £18k - 22k per year + benefits and training
Posted: 4 days ago