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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apteco FastStats
Rank - 57 68
Permanent jobs citing FastStats 0 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.36% 0.16%
As % of the Applications category - 1.92% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +45.45%
UK excluding London average salary £36,750 £40,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-8.12% +25.00%
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
124 104 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 16.02% 18.94% 13.13%
Number of salaries quoted 109 93 77
Average salary £32,250 £34,750 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.19% +32.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +4.47%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 September 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%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
2 2 (66.67%) SAS
2 2 (66.67%) SPSS
3 1 (33.33%) DTV
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (33.33%) Advertising
3 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (33.33%) Pure360
3 1 (33.33%) Lyris
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas

FastStats
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Electronics
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Database Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Database Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Insight Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Data Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) DTV
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Analytics
1 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Database Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Lyris
1 1 (33.33%) Unica