The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 61 28 37
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 49 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.64% 7.98% 7.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.71% 8.22% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 51
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,730 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £42,900 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
Software Developer
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
627 596 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.36% 97.07% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 554 527 718
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Software Developer
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 Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -18 7 £38,000 +8.57% 6
Taunton -19 5 £45,000 +45.50%
Yeovil -7 1 £32,500 -
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 2016, Software Developer 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 Developer in the job title.

1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 32 (61.54%) .NET
3 27 (51.92%) HTML
4 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
5 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
6 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
7 17 (32.69%) SQL
8 16 (30.77%) Java
8 16 (30.77%) C++
8 16 (30.77%) MVC
9 15 (28.85%) .NET Framework
10 14 (26.92%) Degree
11 12 (23.08%) Web Development
12 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
12 11 (21.15%) CSS
13 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (15.38%) Open Source
14 8 (15.38%) HTML5
14 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
14 8 (15.38%) TDD
14 8 (15.38%) jQuery
14 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
14 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
15 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
15 7 (13.46%) ITIL
15 7 (13.46%) UML
15 7 (13.46%) OO
16 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
16 6 (11.54%) Windows

Software Developer 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 2 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (3.85%) Mule
1 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Office
2 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.77%) DNS
1 3 (5.77%) HTTP
1 3 (5.77%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.15%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.54%) MySQL
3 5 (9.62%) MongoDB
3 5 (9.62%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.85%) Redis
4 2 (3.85%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.92%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.77%) NUnit
2 3 (5.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.85%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.85%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.85%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) NSubstitute
4 1 (1.92%) ReSharper
4 1 (1.92%) Selenium
4 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (13.46%) Telecoms
2 6 (11.54%) Aerospace
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 4 (7.69%) Electronics
3 4 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 4 (7.69%) Marketing
4 2 (3.85%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (61.54%) .NET
2 27 (51.92%) HTML
3 19 (36.54%) ASP.NET
4 15 (28.85%) .NET Framework
5 11 (21.15%) CSS
6 9 (17.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 8 (15.38%) Entity Framework
7 8 (15.38%) HTML5
7 8 (15.38%) jQuery
8 4 (7.69%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.77%) Ajax
9 3 (5.77%) LINQ
9 3 (5.77%) Node.js
9 3 (5.77%) WCF
9 3 (5.77%) XML
10 2 (3.85%) CSS3
10 2 (3.85%) JSON
10 2 (3.85%) REST
10 2 (3.85%) Symfony
10 2 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.69%) e-Learning
2 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.77%) Biology
2 3 (5.77%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.77%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.77%) Visualisation
3 2 (3.85%) Credit Risk
3 2 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.85%) Social Network
4 1 (1.92%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.92%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
2 5 (9.62%) Linux
3 4 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.77%) Android
4 3 (5.77%) Apple iOS
4 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) FreeBSD
5 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) Agile Software Development
1 23 (44.23%) Software Engineering
2 16 (30.77%) MVC
3 12 (23.08%) Web Development
4 8 (15.38%) Open Source
4 8 (15.38%) TDD
5 7 (13.46%) ITIL
5 7 (13.46%) OO
5 7 (13.46%) UML
6 6 (11.54%) Automated Testing
6 6 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 6 (11.54%) Unit Testing
7 5 (9.62%) Analytics
7 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (9.62%) ETL
7 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 5 (9.62%) SDLC
7 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
8 4 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (71.15%) C#
2 22 (42.31%) JavaScript
3 17 (32.69%) SQL
4 16 (30.77%) C++
4 16 (30.77%) Java
5 6 (11.54%) VB.NET
6 5 (9.62%) Python
6 5 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 4 (7.69%) C
7 4 (7.69%) PL/SQL
8 3 (5.77%) Clojure
9 2 (3.85%) PHP
10 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.92%) Groovy
10 1 (1.92%) Perl
10 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.92%) Scala
10 1 (1.92%) VB
10 1 (1.92%) XAML
Qualifications
1 14 (26.92%) Degree
2 8 (15.38%) Security Cleared
3 4 (7.69%) BC Cleared
4 2 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.85%) QA
1 2 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Ansible
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.54%) Oracle
3 4 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (1.92%) Citrix
4 1 (1.92%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.92%) Sencha
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