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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 220 342 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.87% 43.13% 35.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.08% 45.24% 36.78%
Number of salaries quoted 209 325 170
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
563 756 541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.90% 95.33% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 503 684 461
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 29 July 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 29 July 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 0 125 £37,500 +7.14% 31
Taunton +2 17 £31,250 -8.08% 14
Yeovil +3 13 £31,500 +5.00% 1
Clevedon - 12 £43,500 - 3
Bridgwater +1 10 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Wells 0 10 £55,000 +129.16% 1
Street -5 5 £42,500 -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £36,250 -
Frome -3 1 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 204 (49.88%) HTML
1 204 (49.88%) CSS
2 189 (46.21%) JavaScript
3 157 (38.39%) .NET
4 150 (36.67%) SQL
4 150 (36.67%) C#
5 148 (36.19%) MVC
6 122 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
7 118 (28.85%) MySQL
7 118 (28.85%) SQL Server
8 113 (27.63%) PHP
9 112 (27.38%) jQuery
10 97 (23.72%) ASP.NET
11 85 (20.78%) Git (software)
12 84 (20.54%) Java
13 77 (18.83%) Linux
14 76 (18.58%) Scrum
15 73 (17.85%) HTML5
16 69 (16.87%) OO
17 66 (16.14%) XML
18 59 (14.43%) OOP
19 56 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
20 55 (13.45%) Web Services
21 54 (13.20%) Software Engineering
22 52 (12.71%) Degree
22 52 (12.71%) JSON
23 51 (12.47%) Windows
24 48 (11.74%) C++
25 47 (11.49%) Ajax
26 45 (11.00%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 23 (5.62%) Node.js
2 22 (5.38%) Apache
3 17 (4.16%) Tomcat
4 15 (3.67%) WordPress
5 14 (3.42%) IIS
6 13 (3.18%) Cloud Foundry
7 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
8 9 (2.20%) NServiceBus
9 7 (1.71%) WebLogic
9 7 (1.71%) JBoss
10 6 (1.47%) CMS
10 6 (1.47%) ColdFusion
11 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
12 2 (0.49%) Umbraco
12 2 (0.49%) Kentico
13 1 (0.24%) lighttpd
13 1 (0.24%) Confluence
13 1 (0.24%) Elasticsearch
13 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
13 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 17 (4.16%) Photoshop
2 12 (2.93%) MS Excel
3 6 (1.47%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (0.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (1.47%) SaaS
2 3 (0.73%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.49%) Trello
4 1 (0.24%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.16%) Internet
2 6 (1.47%) HTTP
3 4 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (28.85%) MySQL
1 118 (28.85%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (3.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (3.42%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.18%) MongoDB
5 13 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 12 (2.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 11 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
8 10 (2.44%) NoSQL
9 9 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
10 7 (1.71%) Redis
10 7 (1.71%) Riak
10 7 (1.71%) Big Data
10 7 (1.71%) CouchDB
10 7 (1.71%) SQLite
10 7 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (1.47%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (1.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 85 (20.78%) Git (software)
2 44 (10.76%) Subversion
3 34 (8.31%) Eclipse
4 27 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 22 (5.38%) Maven
6 16 (3.91%) Ant
6 16 (3.91%) Visual Studio
6 16 (3.91%) PHPUnit
7 15 (3.67%) SpecFlow
7 15 (3.67%) JUnit
7 15 (3.67%) JIRA
8 11 (2.69%) Bugzilla
8 11 (2.69%) Trac
8 11 (2.69%) PEAR
9 10 (2.44%) NUnit
10 8 (1.96%) Jenkins
11 6 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
12 5 (1.22%) jMock
12 5 (1.22%) Grunt
12 5 (1.22%) Axure RP
General
1 25 (6.11%) Advertising
2 21 (5.13%) Finance
3 20 (4.89%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.44%) Aerospace
4 10 (2.44%) Marketing
5 9 (2.20%) Electronics
5 9 (2.20%) Banking
6 6 (1.47%) Law
7 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.22%) Military
7 5 (1.22%) Music Industry
8 4 (0.98%) Retail
9 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.49%) Games
9 2 (0.49%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
10 1 (0.24%) Legal
10 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (49.88%) HTML
1 204 (49.88%) CSS
2 157 (38.39%) .NET
3 112 (27.38%) jQuery
4 97 (23.72%) ASP.NET
5 73 (17.85%) HTML5
6 66 (16.14%) XML
7 56 (13.69%) ASP.NET MVC
8 55 (13.45%) Web Services
9 52 (12.71%) JSON
10 47 (11.49%) Ajax
11 41 (10.02%) CSS3
12 34 (8.31%) Spring
13 32 (7.82%) .NET Framework
14 30 (7.33%) SOAP
15 28 (6.85%) AngularJS
16 26 (6.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 26 (6.36%) LAMP
17 25 (6.11%) JSP
17 25 (6.11%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.56%) User Experience
2 22 (5.38%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (3.67%) Mathematics
5 11 (2.69%) Web 2.0
6 10 (2.44%) AS400
7 8 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.47%) Wiki
9 5 (1.22%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
10 4 (0.98%) N-Tier
11 3 (0.73%) VLE
11 3 (0.73%) Arduino
12 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
12 2 (0.49%) Photography
12 2 (0.49%) DTV
12 2 (0.49%) BBC
13 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.24%) GIS
13 1 (0.24%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 77 (18.83%) Linux
2 51 (12.47%) Windows
3 27 (6.60%) Android
4 17 (4.16%) Apple iOS
5 16 (3.91%) UNIX
6 5 (1.22%) Ubuntu
7 3 (0.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (36.19%) MVC
2 122 (29.83%) Agile Software Development
3 76 (18.58%) Scrum
4 69 (16.87%) OO
5 59 (14.43%) OOP
6 54 (13.20%) Software Engineering
7 45 (11.00%) TDD
8 42 (10.27%) Web Development
9 37 (9.05%) E-Commerce
10 23 (5.62%) OO PHP
10 23 (5.62%) Mentoring
11 20 (4.89%) Open Source
12 19 (4.65%) MVVM
12 19 (4.65%) BDD
12 19 (4.65%) OOD
12 19 (4.65%) Web Application Development
13 18 (4.40%) Android Development
13 18 (4.40%) Mobile Development
13 18 (4.40%) SDLC
13 18 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 189 (46.21%) JavaScript
2 150 (36.67%) C#
2 150 (36.67%) SQL
3 113 (27.63%) PHP
4 84 (20.54%) Java
5 48 (11.74%) C++
6 31 (7.58%) VB.NET
7 25 (6.11%) PHP5
8 23 (5.62%) Python
9 20 (4.89%) T-SQL
10 17 (4.16%) Ruby
11 15 (3.67%) Perl
12 13 (3.18%) C
12 13 (3.18%) AspectJ
13 12 (2.93%) PL/SQL
14 10 (2.44%) RPG
15 9 (2.20%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.71%) CFML
16 7 (1.71%) Erlang
17 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (12.71%) Degree
2 12 (2.93%) Security Cleared
3 5 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.49%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.24%) ISEB
5 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.44%) QA
2 5 (1.22%) WAI
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (1.47%) Puppet
2 4 (0.98%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.73%) cPanel
Vendors
1 34 (8.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (5.13%) Google
3 19 (4.65%) Oracle
4 16 (3.91%) Zend
5 15 (3.67%) IBM
6 14 (3.42%) Facebook
6 14 (3.42%) Twitter
7 13 (3.18%) Adobe
8 6 (1.47%) ATG
9 3 (0.73%) SAP
10 2 (0.49%) ESRI
10 2 (0.49%) HP
10 2 (0.49%) VMware
10 2 (0.49%) Trapeze
11 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.24%) Informatica
11 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.24%) Mapinfo
11 1 (0.24%) Sophos
11 1 (0.24%) Progress
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Limited
Salary: negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: Bonus & Equity
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Darwin Recruitment
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Optima Connections
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Somerset
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + generous benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum + Progression
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bath, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Somerset
Spring Technology
Salary: Excellent
Posted: Yesterday
Clevedon, Somerset
Sanderson Recruitment Plc
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgwater, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, benefits & equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago