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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 49 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 22 36 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.89% 5.89% 5.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.98% 5.99% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 30
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
553 601 500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.88% 98.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 461 531 449
Median salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,800 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
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 18 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
Taunton +9 7 £40,000 +1.91% 1
Bath -8 7 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Yeovil +2 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
2 38 (77.55%) .NET
3 35 (71.43%) C#
4 32 (65.31%) ASP.NET
5 31 (63.27%) HTML
6 30 (61.22%) SQL
7 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (42.86%) MVC
9 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
9 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
9 20 (40.82%) jQuery
10 18 (36.73%) CSS
10 18 (36.73%) Java
10 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
11 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
11 13 (26.53%) Windows
12 11 (22.45%) UML
12 11 (22.45%) Scrum
12 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
12 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (20.41%) Entity Framework
13 10 (20.41%) TDD
13 10 (20.41%) ITIL
14 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
14 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
14 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
14 9 (18.37%) OO
14 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
14 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration

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 (8.16%) IIS
2 3 (6.12%) CMS
3 1 (2.04%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.04%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.04%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) DNS
2 1 (2.04%) Firewall
2 1 (2.04%) HTTP
2 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (40.82%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) MySQL
4 4 (8.16%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.08%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) GIS
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.04%) Redis
6 1 (2.04%) Riak
Development Applications
1 13 (26.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.37%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.29%) TeamCity
4 6 (12.24%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.12%) Subversion
6 2 (4.08%) Selenium
6 2 (4.08%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.04%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (77.55%) .NET
2 32 (65.31%) ASP.NET
3 31 (63.27%) HTML
4 20 (40.82%) .NET Framework
4 20 (40.82%) jQuery
5 18 (36.73%) CSS
6 11 (22.45%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (20.41%) Entity Framework
8 9 (18.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (14.29%) Ajax
9 7 (14.29%) HTML5
9 7 (14.29%) WCF
10 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (12.24%) CSS3
11 5 (10.20%) JSON
12 4 (8.16%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (8.16%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (8.16%) XHTML
13 3 (6.12%) LAMP
13 3 (6.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
2 2 (4.08%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.08%) User Experience
3 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.04%) Social Media
3 1 (2.04%) Telematics
3 1 (2.04%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Android
2 5 (10.20%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.20%) Linux
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server
3 4 (8.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.04%) FreeBSD
4 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) MVC
3 18 (36.73%) Software Engineering
4 11 (22.45%) Scrum
4 11 (22.45%) Service Delivery
4 11 (22.45%) UML
5 10 (20.41%) ITIL
5 10 (20.41%) TDD
6 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (18.37%) OO
6 9 (18.37%) Unit Testing
7 7 (14.29%) SDLC
8 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
8 6 (12.24%) Web Development
9 5 (10.20%) Android Development
9 5 (10.20%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.16%) Kanban
10 4 (8.16%) Refactoring
10 4 (8.16%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (79.59%) JavaScript
2 35 (71.43%) C#
3 30 (61.22%) SQL
4 18 (36.73%) Java
5 9 (18.37%) T-SQL
5 9 (18.37%) VB.NET
6 8 (16.33%) C
7 7 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 6 (12.24%) C++
9 4 (8.16%) Python
10 3 (6.12%) PHP
11 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
12 1 (2.04%) Clojure
12 1 (2.04%) Dart
12 1 (2.04%) Groovy
12 1 (2.04%) Progress 4GL
12 1 (2.04%) Scala
12 1 (2.04%) TypeScript
12 1 (2.04%) XPath
12 1 (2.04%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.20%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
3 3 (6.12%) MCSD
3 3 (6.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Ansible
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.08%) Google
4 1 (2.04%) Facebook
4 1 (2.04%) PayPal
4 1 (2.04%) Progress
4 1 (2.04%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
bet365
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Attractive salary and excellent potential
Posted: 16 days ago