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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 44 28 55
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 32 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.67% 7.22% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.84% 7.35% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 29
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
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
661 599 736
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.50% 98.36% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 579 503 641
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 £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -12 16 £41,500 +18.57% 1
Taunton -21 8 £21,000 -30.00% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 38 (70.37%) C#
2 33 (61.11%) .NET
3 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 25 (46.30%) Software Engineering
5 24 (44.44%) HTML
6 23 (42.59%) SQL
6 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
6 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (37.04%) Java
8 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 14 (25.93%) Windows
9 14 (25.93%) C++
9 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
9 14 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (22.22%) jQuery
11 12 (22.22%) Web Development
12 11 (20.37%) MVC
13 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
13 10 (18.52%) CSS
13 10 (18.52%) UML
13 10 (18.52%) ITIL
14 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
14 9 (16.67%) Degree
14 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
15 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
15 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
15 8 (14.81%) OO
16 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
16 7 (12.96%) VB.NET

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 3 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (1.85%) CMS
2 1 (1.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.85%) JBoss
2 1 (1.85%) Mule
2 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) IaaS
1 1 (1.85%) PaaS
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.70%) Internet
2 1 (1.85%) DNS
2 1 (1.85%) Firewall
2 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.81%) MongoDB
4 6 (11.11%) MySQL
5 3 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (3.70%) Redis
6 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.85%) Big Data
7 1 (1.85%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.85%) Riak
Development Applications
1 14 (25.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (11.11%) Jenkins
2 6 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 4 (7.41%) Subversion
3 4 (7.41%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.56%) Selenium
5 2 (3.70%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.70%) NUnit
5 2 (3.70%) SpecFlow
5 2 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (1.85%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.85%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.85%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.85%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (11.11%) Aerospace
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
1 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.56%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) .NET
2 24 (44.44%) HTML
3 23 (42.59%) ASP.NET
4 14 (25.93%) .NET Framework
5 12 (22.22%) jQuery
6 10 (18.52%) CSS
7 6 (11.11%) AngularJS
7 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (11.11%) HTML5
8 5 (9.26%) REST
8 5 (9.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (7.41%) Entity Framework
9 4 (7.41%) Node.js
10 3 (5.56%) LAMP
11 2 (3.70%) Ajax
11 2 (3.70%) J2EE
11 2 (3.70%) Java EE
11 2 (3.70%) RESTful
11 2 (3.70%) Web Services
11 2 (3.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.56%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.70%) Biology
3 2 (3.70%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.85%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.85%) Semantic Web
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) Social Network
4 1 (1.85%) User Experience
4 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.93%) Windows
2 6 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 5 (9.26%) Linux
4 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.56%) FreeBSD
6 2 (3.70%) Android
6 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.85%) Unix
7 1 (1.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (46.30%) Software Engineering
2 23 (42.59%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (24.07%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (22.22%) Web Development
5 11 (20.37%) MVC
6 10 (18.52%) ITIL
6 10 (18.52%) Service Delivery
6 10 (18.52%) UML
7 8 (14.81%) OO
7 8 (14.81%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.96%) Mentoring
8 7 (12.96%) Open Source
8 7 (12.96%) Scrum
9 6 (11.11%) Automated Testing
10 5 (9.26%) DevOps
10 5 (9.26%) ETL
10 5 (9.26%) TDD
11 3 (5.56%) Analytics
11 3 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
11 3 (5.56%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 38 (70.37%) C#
2 27 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 23 (42.59%) SQL
4 20 (37.04%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) C++
6 9 (16.67%) T-SQL
7 7 (12.96%) PL/SQL
7 7 (12.96%) VB.NET
8 4 (7.41%) Clojure
8 4 (7.41%) Groovy
8 4 (7.41%) PHP
8 4 (7.41%) Python
9 3 (5.56%) Perl
9 3 (5.56%) Scala
9 3 (5.56%) VB
10 2 (3.70%) C
10 2 (3.70%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.85%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.85%) ES6
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) Degree
2 3 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.85%) MCSD
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) QA
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Ansible
1 3 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (11.11%) Oracle
2 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.56%) SAP
4 2 (3.70%) Citrix
4 2 (3.70%) Xamarin
5 1 (1.85%) DevExpress
5 1 (1.85%) Facebook
5 1 (1.85%) Google
5 1 (1.85%) PayPal
5 1 (1.85%) Sencha
5 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Minehead, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Posted: 26 days ago