The table below looks at the statistics for Digital Forensics skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Forensics over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Forensics
Rank - - 78
Permanent jobs citing Digital Forensics 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - - 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £46,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +25.67%
Digital Forensics
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
406 509 581
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.20% 81.83% 84.20%
Number of salaries quoted 369 424 549
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%