The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Designer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Designer
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Designer 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.80% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
Software Designer
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
468 574 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.23% 94.41% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 419 467 643
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Designer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Designer Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Designer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Designer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
Taunton - 2 £45,000 -
Software Designer
South West

Software Designer
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Software Designer 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 Software Designer in their job title.

1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Software Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Software Designer 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 Software Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Software Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 5 days ago