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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 46 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 39 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.23% 7.07% 9.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.29% 7.24% 9.56%
Number of salaries quoted 23 38 61
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
583 539 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.65% 97.64% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 523 466 648
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 -10 9 £38,500 +10.00% 2
Taunton -15 5 £35,287 +14.89%
Yeovil -1 4 £32,500 -10.34% 2
Street -5 2 £70,000 +169.23%
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 44 (73.33%) C#
2 35 (58.33%) .NET
3 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
5 27 (45.00%) HTML
6 24 (40.00%) SQL
7 23 (38.33%) MVC
8 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
9 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
10 19 (31.67%) Java
11 17 (28.33%) C++
12 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
12 15 (25.00%) Degree
13 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 11 (18.33%) Web Development
14 11 (18.33%) jQuery
14 11 (18.33%) CSS
14 11 (18.33%) OO
15 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
15 10 (16.67%) MySQL
15 10 (16.67%) Scrum
15 10 (16.67%) TDD
15 10 (16.67%) HTML5
15 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
16 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
16 9 (15.00%) SDLC
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
17 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
17 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
18 7 (11.67%) Open Source

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 4 (6.67%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.33%) Mule
2 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) DNS
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
1 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.67%) MySQL
1 10 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (1.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.00%) NUnit
3 3 (5.00%) Subversion
4 2 (3.33%) JUnit
4 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.67%) NSubstitute
5 1 (1.67%) ReSharper
5 1 (1.67%) Selenium
General
1 7 (11.67%) Aerospace
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.00%) Electronics
3 3 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.00%) Marketing
4 2 (3.33%) Law
4 2 (3.33%) Retail
5 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (58.33%) .NET
2 27 (45.00%) HTML
3 21 (35.00%) ASP.NET
4 15 (25.00%) .NET Framework
5 12 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (18.33%) CSS
6 11 (18.33%) jQuery
7 10 (16.67%) HTML5
8 8 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.33%) JSON
9 5 (8.33%) WCF
9 5 (8.33%) Web Services
10 4 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (5.00%) Ajax
11 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
11 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (5.00%) REST
11 3 (5.00%) Silex
11 3 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) e-Learning
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) Biology
3 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.67%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.67%) Fintech
5 1 (1.67%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
1 5 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (5.00%) Android
2 3 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.67%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (51.67%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
3 23 (38.33%) MVC
4 11 (18.33%) OO
4 11 (18.33%) Web Development
5 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 10 (16.67%) Scrum
5 10 (16.67%) TDD
6 9 (15.00%) SDLC
7 7 (11.67%) ITIL
7 7 (11.67%) Open Source
7 7 (11.67%) UML
8 6 (10.00%) Analytics
8 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 5 (8.33%) Automated Testing
9 5 (8.33%) Mobile Development
9 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
9 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
9 5 (8.33%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 44 (73.33%) C#
2 24 (40.00%) SQL
3 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
4 19 (31.67%) Java
5 17 (28.33%) C++
6 8 (13.33%) VB.NET
7 6 (10.00%) Python
8 4 (6.67%) C
8 4 (6.67%) PHP
8 4 (6.67%) PL/SQL
8 4 (6.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (3.33%) Clojure
9 2 (3.33%) VB
10 1 (1.67%) Perl
10 1 (1.67%) Ruby
10 1 (1.67%) VB6
10 1 (1.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 4 (6.67%) BC Cleared
4 3 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
1 2 (3.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.33%) Oracle
3 3 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (1.67%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.67%) hybris
4 1 (1.67%) Sencha
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