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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 233 278 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.89% 36.87% 39.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.83% 39.21% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 222 259 168
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
600 709 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.56% 94.03% 96.92%
Number of salaries quoted 498 615 426
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 0 146 £40,000 +14.28% 21
Taunton +1 24 £30,000 -14.28% 24
Yeovil -6 10 £31,500 +5.00% 2
Bridgwater +1 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Street -4 7 £45,000 -
Clevedon - 7 £42,500 -
Wells 0 6 £55,000 +103.70%
Frome -3 2 £47,500 +26.66% 1
Weston-super-Mare +1 1 £35,000 -26.31%
Developer
South West

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 190 (46.45%) JavaScript
2 182 (44.50%) HTML
2 182 (44.50%) CSS
3 162 (39.61%) .NET
4 153 (37.41%) SQL
5 151 (36.92%) C#
6 149 (36.43%) MVC
7 129 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
8 107 (26.16%) SQL Server
9 102 (24.94%) MySQL
10 98 (23.96%) Java
11 97 (23.72%) ASP.NET
12 94 (22.98%) jQuery
13 88 (21.52%) PHP
14 80 (19.56%) Git (software)
15 73 (17.85%) Linux
16 72 (17.60%) OO
16 72 (17.60%) Web Services
17 70 (17.11%) Scrum
18 68 (16.63%) HTML5
19 59 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
20 56 (13.69%) XML
21 50 (12.22%) Software Engineering
22 48 (11.74%) OOP
23 47 (11.49%) TDD
24 44 (10.76%) Spring
25 43 (10.51%) JSON
26 42 (10.27%) Degree
27 41 (10.02%) Windows
28 40 (9.78%) C++

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 25 (6.11%) Node.js
2 18 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 14 (3.42%) WordPress
4 13 (3.18%) Cloud Foundry
5 12 (2.93%) WebLogic
5 12 (2.93%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.44%) Apache
7 7 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.71%) IIS
7 7 (1.71%) JBoss
8 5 (1.22%) ColdFusion
9 4 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (0.98%) NServiceBus
9 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
10 3 (0.73%) CMS
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.49%) nginx
12 1 (0.24%) lighttpd
12 1 (0.24%) Confluence
12 1 (0.24%) Kentico
Applications
1 14 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.93%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.98%) SaaS
2 4 (0.98%) GitHub
3 2 (0.49%) PaaS
4 1 (0.24%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.24%) Trello
4 1 (0.24%) MailChimp
4 1 (0.24%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.91%) Internet
2 7 (1.71%) HTTP
3 4 (0.98%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (26.16%) SQL Server
2 102 (24.94%) MySQL
3 18 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 17 (4.16%) MongoDB
5 15 (3.67%) NoSQL
5 15 (3.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.42%) Redis
7 13 (3.18%) Apache Cassandra
7 13 (3.18%) Relational Database
7 13 (3.18%) SQL Server 2008
8 12 (2.93%) Riak
9 11 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
10 10 (2.44%) CouchDB
10 10 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (1.71%) Big Data
11 7 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
11 7 (1.71%) SQLite
12 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
13 5 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 80 (19.56%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.54%) Subversion
3 34 (8.31%) Eclipse
4 26 (6.36%) Maven
5 22 (5.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 18 (4.40%) Ant
7 16 (3.91%) JUnit
7 16 (3.91%) Visual Studio
7 16 (3.91%) JIRA
8 14 (3.42%) Jenkins
9 10 (2.44%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.71%) NUnit
11 6 (1.47%) PHPUnit
11 6 (1.47%) WebLogic Workshop
12 5 (1.22%) jMock
12 5 (1.22%) Grunt
13 4 (0.98%) Mockito
13 4 (0.98%) Redmine
14 3 (0.73%) EasyMock
14 3 (0.73%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 29 (7.09%) Telecoms
2 27 (6.60%) Advertising
3 20 (4.89%) Finance
4 14 (3.42%) Marketing
5 10 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 9 (2.20%) Electronics
7 7 (1.71%) Retail
8 6 (1.47%) Law
9 5 (1.22%) Military
9 5 (1.22%) Music Industry
10 4 (0.98%) Banking
10 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.73%) Back Office
11 3 (0.73%) Games
12 2 (0.49%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.49%) Arabic Language
13 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 182 (44.50%) HTML
1 182 (44.50%) CSS
2 162 (39.61%) .NET
3 97 (23.72%) ASP.NET
4 94 (22.98%) jQuery
5 72 (17.60%) Web Services
6 68 (16.63%) HTML5
7 59 (14.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 56 (13.69%) XML
9 44 (10.76%) Spring
10 43 (10.51%) JSON
11 39 (9.54%) Ajax
12 37 (9.05%) CSS3
13 36 (8.80%) RESTful
13 36 (8.80%) SOAP
14 35 (8.56%) AngularJS
15 34 (8.31%) J2EE
16 33 (8.07%) .NET Framework
17 30 (7.33%) JSP
18 28 (6.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.36%) User Experience
2 18 (4.40%) Computer Science
3 12 (2.93%) AS400
4 10 (2.44%) Mathematics
4 10 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
5 9 (2.20%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.20%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (1.71%) Web 2.0
7 6 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 4 (0.98%) Inversion of Control
8 4 (0.98%) N-Tier
8 4 (0.98%) Wiki
9 3 (0.73%) Arduino
10 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.49%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.49%) iPhone
10 2 (0.49%) DTV
10 2 (0.49%) VLE
11 1 (0.24%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.24%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 73 (17.85%) Linux
2 41 (10.02%) Windows
3 37 (9.05%) Android
4 22 (5.38%) Apple iOS
5 17 (4.16%) UNIX
6 7 (1.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.24%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (36.43%) MVC
2 129 (31.54%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (17.60%) OO
4 70 (17.11%) Scrum
5 50 (12.22%) Software Engineering
6 48 (11.74%) OOP
7 47 (11.49%) TDD
8 35 (8.56%) Web Development
9 33 (8.07%) E-Commerce
10 31 (7.58%) MVVM
11 26 (6.36%) Waterfall
12 24 (5.87%) Android Development
13 23 (5.62%) Open Source
14 21 (5.13%) OO PHP
15 20 (4.89%) BDD
16 19 (4.65%) OOD
16 19 (4.65%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.65%) Mobile Development
17 18 (4.40%) SDLC
18 17 (4.16%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 190 (46.45%) JavaScript
2 153 (37.41%) SQL
3 151 (36.92%) C#
4 98 (23.96%) Java
5 88 (21.52%) PHP
6 40 (9.78%) C++
7 32 (7.82%) VB.NET
8 18 (4.40%) T-SQL
8 18 (4.40%) Python
9 17 (4.16%) PL/SQL
10 15 (3.67%) Ruby
11 13 (3.18%) PHP5
11 13 (3.18%) AspectJ
12 12 (2.93%) RPG
13 10 (2.44%) Perl
13 10 (2.44%) Erlang
14 9 (2.20%) Objective-C
15 6 (1.47%) C
15 6 (1.47%) VB
16 5 (1.22%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (10.27%) Degree
2 8 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.24%) ISEB
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.96%) QA
2 2 (0.49%) WAI
3 1 (0.24%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (0.98%) Varnish
2 3 (0.73%) Docker
3 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (3.18%) Puppet
2 10 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (1.96%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.73%) cPanel
5 2 (0.49%) Graphite
6 1 (0.24%) Ansible
Vendors
1 35 (8.56%) Microsoft
2 23 (5.62%) Oracle
3 18 (4.40%) Google
4 13 (3.18%) IBM
5 12 (2.93%) Adobe
6 9 (2.20%) Zend
6 9 (2.20%) ATG
7 8 (1.96%) Facebook
7 8 (1.96%) Twitter
8 3 (0.73%) SAP
9 2 (0.49%) ESRI
9 2 (0.49%) Trapeze
10 1 (0.24%) VMware
10 1 (0.24%) Capita
10 1 (0.24%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.24%) Informatica
10 1 (0.24%) JD Edwards
10 1 (0.24%) Mapinfo
Taunton, Somerset
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Wellington, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Webrecruit
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £35 - £40000 per annum + pension, healthcare, flexi-time
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £24000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Career progression
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Screwfix
Salary: Market related
Posted: 20 days ago