The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Software Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Analyst
South West / Somerset
Rank 67 68 62
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 3 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.53% 0.17% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 3
Median salary £32,250 - £21,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%

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
551 594 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.04% 98.51% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 461 526 445
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Software Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Software Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Analyst Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 1 £42,500 -
Taunton - 1 £32,150 -
Software Analyst
South West

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, Software Analyst job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Software Analyst in the job title.

1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) Java
3 3 (37.50%) Xamarin
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 2 (25.00%) BDD
4 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) VB6
5 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
5 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) DTS
5 1 (12.50%) SAS
5 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (12.50%) ISEB

Software Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (12.50%) DTS
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Selenium
2 1 (12.50%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) Classic ASP
2 1 (12.50%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 2 (25.00%) BDD
3 2 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (12.50%) BPR
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) Test Automation
4 1 (12.50%) Use Case
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (12.50%) VB
3 1 (12.50%) VB6
3 1 (12.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Xamarin