The table below looks at the statistics for the Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 43 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 32 3 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.22% 0.56% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.49% 0.58% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 31 3 10
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -5.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £34,731
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.97%
Programmer
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
713 521 593
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.94% 96.84% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 615 443 554
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Programmer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Programmer Salary Trend in Somerset

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Programmer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Programmer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Programmer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Taunton - 11 £35,000 -
Glastonbury - 8 £42,500 -
Shepton Mallet - 8 £42,500 -
Somerton - 8 £42,500 -
Street -5 6 £42,500 +41.66%
Bridgwater +2 5 £45,000 +109.30%
Bath -7 5 £30,000 -33.33%
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 39 (47.56%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) Java
3 28 (34.15%) .NET
3 28 (34.15%) C#
3 28 (34.15%) E-Commerce
4 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET
5 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (30.49%) JIRA
5 25 (30.49%) hybris
5 25 (30.49%) Scrum
5 25 (30.49%) Web Application Development
6 23 (28.05%) Retail
7 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
9 19 (23.17%) HTML
10 17 (20.73%) CSS
10 17 (20.73%) Mentoring
11 14 (17.07%) Web Services
12 12 (14.63%) RPG
12 12 (14.63%) AS400
13 11 (13.41%) Linux
13 11 (13.41%) RPG IV
14 9 (10.98%) jQuery
14 9 (10.98%) MySQL
15 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
15 8 (9.76%) Degree
16 7 (8.54%) Ext JS
16 7 (8.54%) HTML5
16 7 (8.54%) Finance
16 7 (8.54%) Oracle

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.88%) WebLogic
1 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
1 4 (4.88%) SharePoint
1 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.22%) Drupal
3 1 (1.22%) WordPress
3 1 (1.22%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (9.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
1 3 (3.66%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.98%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.88%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.88%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 25 (30.49%) JIRA
2 4 (4.88%) Selenium
2 4 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Apache Ivy
2 4 (4.88%) Ant
2 4 (4.88%) JUnit
2 4 (4.88%) Maven
3 3 (3.66%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 1 (1.22%) JDeveloper
General
1 23 (28.05%) Retail
2 7 (8.54%) Finance
3 3 (3.66%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
4 1 (1.22%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (34.15%) .NET
2 26 (31.71%) ASP.NET
3 19 (23.17%) HTML
4 17 (20.73%) CSS
5 14 (17.07%) Web Services
6 9 (10.98%) jQuery
7 7 (8.54%) Ext JS
7 7 (8.54%) HTML5
8 6 (7.32%) REST
9 5 (6.10%) SOAP
10 4 (4.88%) Spring MVC
10 4 (4.88%) FreeMarker
10 4 (4.88%) Spring Security
10 4 (4.88%) YUI
10 4 (4.88%) Spring Batch
10 4 (4.88%) Spring Integration
10 4 (4.88%) Apache Camel
10 4 (4.88%) XML
10 4 (4.88%) XSLT
10 4 (4.88%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.63%) AS400
2 5 (6.10%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.41%) Linux
2 4 (4.88%) Android
2 4 (4.88%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) E-Commerce
2 25 (30.49%) Scrum
2 25 (30.49%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) Web Application Development
3 20 (24.39%) Software Engineering
4 17 (20.73%) Mentoring
5 5 (6.10%) Systems Analysis
5 5 (6.10%) Project Planning
5 5 (6.10%) MVC
6 4 (4.88%) Unit Testing
6 4 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (4.88%) Project Management
6 4 (4.88%) Android Development
6 4 (4.88%) iOS Development
7 3 (3.66%) ERP
8 2 (2.44%) OOP
8 2 (2.44%) Load Balancing
9 1 (1.22%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.22%) Analytics
9 1 (1.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 39 (47.56%) SQL
2 32 (39.02%) Java
3 28 (34.15%) C#
4 22 (26.83%) JavaScript
5 12 (14.63%) RPG
6 11 (13.41%) RPG IV
7 5 (6.10%) PHP
8 4 (4.88%) Python
8 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
9 3 (3.66%) PL/SQL
9 3 (3.66%) PHP5
10 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.22%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (1.22%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (30.49%) hybris
2 7 (8.54%) Oracle
3 4 (4.88%) JBoss
3 4 (4.88%) Sun
4 3 (3.66%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.22%) Zend