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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 209 213 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 34.49% 42.94% 41.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.95% 43.74% 42.74%
Number of salaries quoted 191 207 212
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
598 487 599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.68% 98.19% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 510 436 479
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,500 £21,738
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016. 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 0 106 £35,000 - 19
Taunton +1 37 £36,500 +12.30% 10
Yeovil -1 17 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Street -13 5 £65,000 +85.71%
Bridgwater -6 4 £36,500 +25.86% 2
Wells 0 1 £21,000 -40.00%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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.

1 241 (53.20%) .NET
2 239 (52.76%) C#
3 238 (52.54%) JavaScript
4 214 (47.24%) HTML
5 208 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
6 183 (40.40%) CSS
7 181 (39.96%) MVC
8 177 (39.07%) SQL
9 162 (35.76%) SQL Server
10 157 (34.66%) ASP.NET
11 105 (23.18%) jQuery
12 100 (22.08%) Scrum
13 99 (21.85%) PHP
14 96 (21.19%) Java
14 96 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
15 89 (19.65%) Microsoft
16 83 (18.32%) Git (software)
17 80 (17.66%) VB.NET
18 78 (17.22%) OO
19 75 (16.56%) Degree
20 73 (16.11%) Windows
21 72 (15.89%) Software Engineering
22 70 (15.45%) TDD
23 69 (15.23%) Visual Studio
24 68 (15.01%) MySQL
25 67 (14.79%) HTML5
26 62 (13.69%) .NET Framework
27 60 (13.25%) Web Services
28 53 (11.70%) Ajax
29 50 (11.04%) Front End Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 47 (10.38%) IIS
2 32 (7.06%) SharePoint
3 15 (3.31%) Apache
4 14 (3.09%) BizTalk Server
5 11 (2.43%) Node.js
6 10 (2.21%) WebLogic
7 9 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.77%) Elasticsearch
9 7 (1.55%) Tomcat
10 5 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.88%) Drupal
12 3 (0.66%) Apache Solr
12 3 (0.66%) JBoss
12 3 (0.66%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.66%) nginx
12 3 (0.66%) Skype for Business
12 3 (0.66%) WordPress
13 2 (0.44%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.22%) Apache Spark
14 1 (0.22%) CMS
Applications
1 38 (8.39%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.32%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.44%) FastStats
4 1 (0.22%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.66%) GitHub
3 2 (0.44%) IaaS
3 2 (0.44%) PaaS
4 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.22%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.43%) Internet
2 10 (2.21%) Intranet
3 6 (1.32%) HTTP
4 5 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 4 (0.88%) DNS
6 3 (0.66%) Skype
7 2 (0.44%) Kerberos
8 1 (0.22%) FTP
8 1 (0.22%) HTTPS
8 1 (0.22%) LDAP
8 1 (0.22%) SMS
8 1 (0.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (35.76%) SQL Server
2 68 (15.01%) MySQL
3 30 (6.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 24 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
5 23 (5.08%) NoSQL
6 22 (4.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 20 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
8 15 (3.31%) MongoDB
9 13 (2.87%) Redis
10 12 (2.65%) Big Data
11 10 (2.21%) Relational Database
11 10 (2.21%) Riak
12 9 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.77%) CouchDB
13 8 (1.77%) Oracle Database
14 6 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
15 4 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
15 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
15 4 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (0.88%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 83 (18.32%) Git (software)
2 69 (15.23%) Visual Studio
3 49 (10.82%) Subversion
4 34 (7.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 30 (6.62%) PHPUnit
6 17 (3.75%) Bugzilla
6 17 (3.75%) PEAR
6 17 (3.75%) Trac
7 16 (3.53%) NUnit
8 14 (3.09%) Jenkins
8 14 (3.09%) Moq
8 14 (3.09%) Rhino Mocks
9 12 (2.65%) Maven
10 8 (1.77%) JUnit
11 7 (1.55%) Eclipse
12 6 (1.32%) Mercurial
12 6 (1.32%) Vagrant
13 5 (1.10%) Mockito
14 4 (0.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
15 3 (0.66%) gulp
General
1 31 (6.84%) Advertising
2 27 (5.96%) Finance
3 19 (4.19%) Telecoms
4 11 (2.43%) Aerospace
5 10 (2.21%) Marketing
6 8 (1.77%) Electronics
7 6 (1.32%) Retail
8 5 (1.10%) Games
9 3 (0.66%) Local Government
9 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.44%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.44%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Publishing
11 1 (0.22%) Back Office
11 1 (0.22%) Banking
11 1 (0.22%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 241 (53.20%) .NET
2 214 (47.24%) HTML
3 183 (40.40%) CSS
4 157 (34.66%) ASP.NET
5 105 (23.18%) jQuery
6 96 (21.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 67 (14.79%) HTML5
8 62 (13.69%) .NET Framework
9 60 (13.25%) Web Services
10 53 (11.70%) Ajax
11 47 (10.38%) WCF
12 46 (10.15%) CSS3
13 45 (9.93%) Entity Framework
14 44 (9.71%) RESTful
15 37 (8.17%) ASP.NET Web API
16 36 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 34 (7.51%) JSON
17 34 (7.51%) XML
18 27 (5.96%) AngularJS
19 26 (5.74%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.28%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.75%) User Experience
3 16 (3.53%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (3.09%) Streaming Music
6 13 (2.87%) Computer Science
7 11 (2.43%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.55%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.32%) Mathematics
9 6 (1.32%) N-Tier
10 4 (0.88%) Replication
10 4 (0.88%) Web 2.0
11 3 (0.66%) BBC
11 3 (0.66%) Smartphone
11 3 (0.66%) Wiki
12 2 (0.44%) Algorithms
12 2 (0.44%) AS400
12 2 (0.44%) Fintech
12 2 (0.44%) iPhone
12 2 (0.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.11%) Windows
2 46 (10.15%) Linux
3 20 (4.42%) Android
4 16 (3.53%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.31%) Windows Server
6 9 (1.99%) Unix
7 5 (1.10%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.66%) Solaris
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (45.92%) Agile Software Development
2 181 (39.96%) MVC
3 100 (22.08%) Scrum
4 78 (17.22%) OO
5 72 (15.89%) Software Engineering
6 70 (15.45%) TDD
7 50 (11.04%) Front End Development
8 46 (10.15%) Continuous Integration
9 36 (7.95%) MVVM
9 36 (7.95%) OOP
9 36 (7.95%) SDLC
10 34 (7.51%) Web Application Development
11 31 (6.84%) Mentoring
12 24 (5.30%) BDD
13 23 (5.08%) Web Development
14 22 (4.86%) Open Source
14 22 (4.86%) Waterfall
15 21 (4.64%) OO PHP
16 20 (4.42%) Unit Testing
17 17 (3.75%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 239 (52.76%) C#
2 238 (52.54%) JavaScript
3 177 (39.07%) SQL
4 99 (21.85%) PHP
5 96 (21.19%) Java
6 80 (17.66%) VB.NET
7 34 (7.51%) VB
8 27 (5.96%) C++
9 21 (4.64%) T-SQL
10 16 (3.53%) Python
11 12 (2.65%) PL/SQL
12 11 (2.43%) PowerShell
13 10 (2.21%) Ruby
14 7 (1.55%) ECMAScript
14 7 (1.55%) Erlang
14 7 (1.55%) ES6
14 7 (1.55%) VB6
15 4 (0.88%) C
15 4 (0.88%) Groovy
15 4 (0.88%) Scala
Qualifications
1 75 (16.56%) Degree
2 13 (2.87%) MCSD
2 13 (2.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (2.21%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.88%) MCSE
4 4 (0.88%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.66%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 4 (0.88%) Varnish
2 3 (0.66%) Docker
3 2 (0.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 12 (2.65%) Puppet
2 11 (2.43%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.88%) Ansible
4 3 (0.66%) Graphite
Vendors
1 89 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 14 (3.09%) Oracle
3 8 (1.77%) Google
4 7 (1.55%) ATG
5 4 (0.88%) Adobe
6 3 (0.66%) Capita
6 3 (0.66%) SAP
6 3 (0.66%) Twitter
6 3 (0.66%) Zend
7 2 (0.44%) Alterian
7 2 (0.44%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.22%) Facebook
8 1 (0.22%) hybris
8 1 (0.22%) Tableau
8 1 (0.22%) TippingPoint
Bath, Avon
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 15 hours ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Additional Resources Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + flexitime
Posted: 21 hours ago
Taunton, Somerset
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bath, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: From £32,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE - Generous Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45900 per annum + Bonus, Pension & More
Posted: Yesterday
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum + part home working option!
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Shepton Mallet, Somerset
Softweb Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £35,000 per annum Pension, Flexi work, Excellent Train
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £25000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Company Bonus Structure/ MS Certs!
Posted: 8 days ago
Cross, Somerset
Quant Capital
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgwater
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Bridgwater
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago