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 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 56 33 31
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 17 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.85% 7.78% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.92% 7.90% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 15 47 45
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+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
583 620 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.65% 98.41% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 479 550 570
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 £24,500 £22,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 -9 9 £35,000 - 3
Taunton -10 4 £41,250 +17.85% 2
Yeovil +3 2 £42,500 +30.76%
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 34 (70.83%) .NET
2 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 30 (62.50%) C#
4 25 (52.08%) SQL
4 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
5 24 (50.00%) HTML
5 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (39.58%) Java
7 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 18 (37.50%) jQuery
8 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
9 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
10 15 (31.25%) MVC
10 15 (31.25%) CSS
11 13 (27.08%) Windows
12 12 (25.00%) TDD
12 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
13 10 (20.83%) OO
14 9 (18.75%) UML
14 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
14 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
14 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
15 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
15 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
15 8 (16.67%) Linux
15 8 (16.67%) ITIL
16 7 (14.58%) MS Office

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 (6.25%) CMS
2 2 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (2.08%) JBoss
3 1 (2.08%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.08%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.08%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Office
2 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.08%) PaaS
1 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (2.08%) DNS
2 1 (2.08%) Firewall
2 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) MySQL
2 6 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.42%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.17%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.08%) Big Data
6 1 (2.08%) GIS
6 1 (2.08%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.08%) Redis
6 1 (2.08%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (20.83%) Visual Studio
3 7 (14.58%) TeamCity
4 6 (12.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (6.25%) Git (software)
5 3 (6.25%) Subversion
6 2 (4.17%) Selenium
6 2 (4.17%) SpecFlow
6 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (2.08%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.08%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
1 6 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.17%) Aerospace
2 2 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (2.08%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (70.83%) .NET
2 25 (52.08%) ASP.NET
3 24 (50.00%) HTML
4 18 (37.50%) jQuery
5 17 (35.42%) .NET Framework
6 15 (31.25%) CSS
7 9 (18.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (16.67%) Entity Framework
9 7 (14.58%) Ajax
10 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
10 6 (12.50%) CSS3
10 6 (12.50%) HTML5
10 6 (12.50%) JSON
11 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
11 5 (10.42%) REST
11 5 (10.42%) WCF
12 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 4 (8.33%) Razor View Engine
12 4 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.08%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.08%) Semantic Web
4 1 (2.08%) Social Media
4 1 (2.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Team
4 1 (2.08%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 13 (27.08%) Windows
2 8 (16.67%) Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Android
3 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
4 4 (8.33%) FreeBSD
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (31.25%) MVC
4 12 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 12 (25.00%) TDD
5 10 (20.83%) OO
6 9 (18.75%) Service Delivery
6 9 (18.75%) UML
7 8 (16.67%) ITIL
8 6 (12.50%) Scrum
8 6 (12.50%) SDLC
9 5 (10.42%) Android Development
9 5 (10.42%) DevOps
9 5 (10.42%) iOS Development
9 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
9 5 (10.42%) Open Source
9 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 5 (10.42%) Web Development
10 4 (8.33%) Configuration Management
10 4 (8.33%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 32 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 30 (62.50%) C#
3 25 (52.08%) SQL
4 19 (39.58%) Java
5 9 (18.75%) T-SQL
6 8 (16.67%) VB.NET
7 7 (14.58%) C++
7 7 (14.58%) PL/SQL
7 7 (14.58%) Python
8 5 (10.42%) Groovy
9 4 (8.33%) C
9 4 (8.33%) Clojure
9 4 (8.33%) Perl
9 4 (8.33%) Scala
10 3 (6.25%) PHP
10 3 (6.25%) VB
11 1 (2.08%) ECMAScript
11 1 (2.08%) PowerShell
11 1 (2.08%) Progress 4GL
11 1 (2.08%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.25%) Degree
1 3 (6.25%) MCSD
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.08%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
1 4 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (8.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Xamarin
3 2 (4.17%) Citrix
3 2 (4.17%) Google
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
4 1 (2.08%) Facebook
4 1 (2.08%) PayPal
4 1 (2.08%) Progress
4 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.08%) Sitecore
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Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
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Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + DOE
Posted: 8 days ago