The table below looks at the statistics for FastStats skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FastStats over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank 77 68 61
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.13% 0.47% 0.36%
As % of the Applications category 0.79% 2.54% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.40%
FastStats
South West

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

Applications Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
126 118 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.58% 18.67% 18.58%
Number of salaries quoted 107 107 95
Average salary £29,712 £34,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.87% +25.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%

FastStats
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

FastStats Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

FastStats
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FastStats across the Somerset region.

FastStats Salary Trend in Somerset

FastStats
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FastStats within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 31 October 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 -8 1 £45,000 +12.50%
FastStats
South West

FastStats
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing FastStats also 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 that cited FastStats.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Alterian
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Pure360
3 1 (33.33%) Lyris
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing FastStats also 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 that cited FastStats. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Direct Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Alterian
1 1 (33.33%) Lyris