The first table below looks at the demand 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Programmer
Rank 33 55 56
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 45 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.76% 0.87% 1.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 0.91% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 44 5 8
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% -4.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,800 £21,900 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
746 549 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.52% 95.98% 99.25%
Number of salaries quoted 672 473 488
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Programmer
South West

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 - 15 £35,000 -
Bridgwater +10 14 £45,000 +109.30%
Bath -5 13 £32,500 +26.21% 1
Glastonbury - 9 £45,000 -
Shepton Mallet - 6 £43,750 -
Somerton - 6 £43,750 -
Street -12 4 £42,500 +41.66%
Yeovil - 2 £30,000 -
Programmer
South West

Programmer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 41 (45.05%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) Java
3 30 (32.97%) E-Commerce
4 29 (31.87%) C#
4 29 (31.87%) .NET
5 27 (29.67%) Scrum
5 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (29.67%) JIRA
5 27 (29.67%) hybris
6 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
7 25 (27.47%) Retail
8 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
9 23 (25.27%) Web Application Development
10 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
11 19 (20.88%) HTML
12 17 (18.68%) CSS
13 14 (15.38%) Oracle
13 14 (15.38%) Web Services
13 14 (15.38%) Linux
14 12 (13.19%) RPG
14 12 (13.19%) AS400
15 11 (12.09%) XML
15 11 (12.09%) XSLT
15 11 (12.09%) RPG IV
16 10 (10.99%) MySQL
16 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (9.89%) jQuery
18 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
18 8 (8.79%) Degree
19 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL

Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 7 (7.69%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (4.40%) WebSphere
2 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
2 4 (4.40%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.10%) Apache
4 1 (1.10%) Drupal
4 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Oracle Applications
1 7 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (6.59%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.10%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
4 4 (4.40%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Discoverer
4 4 (4.40%) RDBMS
5 3 (3.30%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (29.67%) JIRA
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (7.69%) Toad
2 7 (7.69%) JDeveloper
3 4 (4.40%) Selenium
3 4 (4.40%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
3 4 (4.40%) Apache Ivy
3 4 (4.40%) Ant
3 4 (4.40%) JUnit
3 4 (4.40%) Maven
4 2 (2.20%) Subversion
General
1 25 (27.47%) Retail
2 7 (7.69%) Finance
3 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.87%) .NET
2 24 (26.37%) ASP.NET
3 19 (20.88%) HTML
4 17 (18.68%) CSS
5 14 (15.38%) Web Services
6 11 (12.09%) XML
6 11 (12.09%) XSLT
7 9 (9.89%) jQuery
8 7 (7.69%) Ext JS
8 7 (7.69%) HTML5
9 6 (6.59%) REST
10 5 (5.49%) SOAP
11 4 (4.40%) JDBC
11 4 (4.40%) JSP
11 4 (4.40%) JMS
11 4 (4.40%) Java RMI
11 4 (4.40%) JAXB
11 4 (4.40%) JMX
11 4 (4.40%) FreeMarker
11 4 (4.40%) Spring Security
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) AS400
2 5 (5.49%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.40%) Open Source
3 4 (4.40%) Digital Media
3 4 (4.40%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Linux
2 5 (5.49%) Windows
3 4 (4.40%) Android
3 4 (4.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (32.97%) E-Commerce
2 27 (29.67%) Scrum
2 27 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 23 (25.27%) Web Application Development
5 10 (10.99%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (7.69%) Workflow
7 5 (5.49%) MVC
7 5 (5.49%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (5.49%) Project Planning
8 4 (4.40%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.40%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (4.40%) Project Management
8 4 (4.40%) E-business
8 4 (4.40%) Android Development
8 4 (4.40%) iOS Development
9 3 (3.30%) ERP
10 2 (2.20%) OOP
10 2 (2.20%) Load Balancing
11 1 (1.10%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.05%) SQL
2 39 (42.86%) Java
3 29 (31.87%) C#
4 22 (24.18%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.19%) RPG
6 11 (12.09%) RPG IV
7 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 5 (5.49%) PHP
9 4 (4.40%) Python
9 4 (4.40%) Shell Script
10 3 (3.30%) PHP5
11 2 (2.20%) C++
12 1 (1.10%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.10%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (3.30%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) hybris
2 14 (15.38%) Oracle
3 4 (4.40%) JBoss
3 4 (4.40%) Sun
4 3 (3.30%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.10%) Zend