The table below looks at the statistics for Internet skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Internet over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Internet
Rank 43 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs citing Internet 18 27 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 4.82% 5.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.51% 30.34% 24.83%
Number of salaries quoted 18 25 34
Average salary £30,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,700 £20,000 £29,145
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Internet
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 89 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.82% 15.89% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 53 62 136
Average salary £33,250 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.83% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,450 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Internet
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Internet Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Internet
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Internet Salary Trend in Somerset

Internet
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Internet across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

Internet Salary Histogram in Somerset

Internet
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Internet within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 6 March 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 -4 11 £23,000 +15.00%
Bridgwater +3 5 £29,000 -35.55%
Taunton - 2 £55,000 -
Internet
South West

Internet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Internet 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 Internet.

1 19 (52.78%) PHP
1 19 (52.78%) MySQL
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 17 (47.22%) HTML
2 17 (47.22%) CSS
3 16 (44.44%) Linux
4 15 (41.67%) LAMP
5 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
6 12 (33.33%) Python
6 12 (33.33%) Ruby
7 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (30.56%) Web Development
7 11 (30.56%) Apache
8 10 (27.78%) Java
8 10 (27.78%) MVC
8 10 (27.78%) TDD
8 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
8 10 (27.78%) Open Source
9 9 (25.00%) HTML5
9 9 (25.00%) jQuery
9 9 (25.00%) Adobe
9 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
10 8 (22.22%) Nagios
10 8 (22.22%) OO
10 8 (22.22%) Zend
11 7 (19.44%) Clustering
11 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
11 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
11 7 (19.44%) VoIP

Internet
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Internet 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 Internet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (30.56%) Apache
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.78%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.78%) Alfresco
Applications
1 7 (19.44%) Photoshop
1 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) VoIP
2 2 (5.56%) DHCP
2 2 (5.56%) FTP
2 2 (5.56%) DNS
2 2 (5.56%) SAN
2 2 (5.56%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (5.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (52.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (27.78%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Subversion
3 2 (5.56%) Maven
4 1 (2.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (2.78%) Ant
4 1 (2.78%) JUnit
4 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.78%) IntelliJ
General
1 3 (8.33%) Advertising
1 3 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (58.33%) Developer
2 15 (41.67%) Web Developer
3 8 (22.22%) Software Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (19.44%) Front-End Web Developer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Developer
5 6 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 5 (13.89%) PHP Web Developer
7 4 (11.11%) Java Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
9 2 (5.56%) Technical Design Authority
9 2 (5.56%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
9 2 (5.56%) Operations Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Systems Manager
9 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
9 2 (5.56%) IT Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Junior
10 1 (2.78%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (47.22%) HTML
1 17 (47.22%) CSS
2 15 (41.67%) LAMP
3 9 (25.00%) jQuery
3 9 (25.00%) HTML5
4 7 (19.44%) Sass
5 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (11.11%) SOAP
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) XHTML
8 2 (5.56%) XML-RPC
8 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.56%) Spring
8 2 (5.56%) JSON
8 2 (5.56%) Symfony
8 2 (5.56%) Zend Framework
8 2 (5.56%) CakePHP
9 1 (2.78%) Spring Web Flow
9 1 (2.78%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) Open Source
2 9 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (19.44%) Clustering
4 2 (5.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (5.56%) W3C
4 2 (5.56%) Streaming Video
5 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Linux
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Android
2 3 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.56%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows XP
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
3 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (30.56%) Web Development
2 10 (27.78%) TDD
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
2 10 (27.78%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 6 (16.67%) OO PHP
5 3 (8.33%) DevOps
5 3 (8.33%) BDD
5 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Risk Management
6 2 (5.56%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (5.56%) TOGAF
6 2 (5.56%) MODAF
6 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (5.56%) ITIL
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.56%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) PHP
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
3 12 (33.33%) Python
3 12 (33.33%) Ruby
4 10 (27.78%) Java
5 3 (8.33%) Perl
5 3 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (5.56%) ECMAScript
7 1 (2.78%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Degree
2 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (5.56%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Nagios
2 6 (16.67%) Munin
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Adobe
2 8 (22.22%) Zend
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.56%) Apple
5 2 (5.56%) NEC
5 2 (5.56%) VMware
5 2 (5.56%) Mitel
5 2 (5.56%) Altiris
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) HP
5 2 (5.56%) SonicWALL
5 2 (5.56%) ProCurve
5 2 (5.56%) Infor
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) Kerio