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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 53 41 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 21 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.49% 5.63% 6.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 5.70% 6.49%
Number of salaries quoted 19 34 31
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £20,700 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £52,000 £37,500
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
589 596 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.00% 98.68% 98.76%
Number of salaries quoted 499 505 422
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 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 0 6 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Bath -8 3 £41,500 +3.75% 4
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 26 (65.00%) C#
3 25 (62.50%) HTML
4 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
5 21 (52.50%) SQL
6 19 (47.50%) Java
6 19 (47.50%) MVC
6 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
7 18 (45.00%) Scrum
8 16 (40.00%) C
8 16 (40.00%) CSS
9 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
10 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
10 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
11 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
11 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
11 12 (30.00%) TDD
12 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (25.00%) Entity Framework
13 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
14 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
14 9 (22.50%) Windows
14 9 (22.50%) jQuery
14 9 (22.50%) WCF
14 9 (22.50%) Line Management
15 8 (20.00%) C++

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 6 (15.00%) IIS
2 2 (5.00%) CMS
3 1 (2.50%) OpenEdge
3 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
2 1 (2.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (15.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (10.00%) Big Data
4 3 (7.50%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.50%) GIS
6 1 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (2.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (22.50%) Visual Studio
3 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (2.50%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (2.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (70.00%) .NET
2 25 (62.50%) HTML
3 22 (55.00%) ASP.NET
4 16 (40.00%) CSS
5 14 (35.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (27.50%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (25.00%) Entity Framework
8 9 (22.50%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) WCF
9 6 (15.00%) Ajax
9 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (15.00%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (12.50%) CSS3
10 5 (12.50%) JSON
10 5 (12.50%) XML
11 4 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
11 4 (10.00%) Web Services
11 4 (10.00%) WinForms
11 4 (10.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (22.50%) Windows
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (12.50%) Android
3 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 4 (10.00%) Linux
5 1 (2.50%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (47.50%) MVC
1 19 (47.50%) Software Engineering
2 18 (45.00%) Scrum
3 15 (37.50%) Unit Testing
4 12 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 12 (30.00%) TDD
5 9 (22.50%) Line Management
6 7 (17.50%) ITIL
6 7 (17.50%) UML
7 6 (15.00%) ETL
7 6 (15.00%) Refactoring
7 6 (15.00%) Service Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Android Development
8 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
8 5 (12.50%) SDLC
9 4 (10.00%) Release Management
10 3 (7.50%) Kanban
10 3 (7.50%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (70.00%) JavaScript
2 26 (65.00%) C#
3 21 (52.50%) SQL
4 19 (47.50%) Java
5 16 (40.00%) C
6 8 (20.00%) C++
7 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (10.00%) Python
7 4 (10.00%) T-SQL
8 3 (7.50%) XPath
8 3 (7.50%) XQuery
9 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
10 1 (2.50%) Clojure
10 1 (2.50%) Dart
10 1 (2.50%) Groovy
10 1 (2.50%) Perl
10 1 (2.50%) Progress 4GL
10 1 (2.50%) Scala
10 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.00%) SC Cleared
1 12 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (7.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) MCSD
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Ansible
1 1 (2.50%) HockeyApp
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) Progress
4 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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