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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 38 36 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 32 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.93% 5.73% 10.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 5.87% 11.09%
Number of salaries quoted 27 32 65
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £26,600 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,250 £38,500
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
579 545 676
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.47% 97.67% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 506 466 577
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,529 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
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 3 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 3 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 -2 8 £38,500 +10.00% 4
Taunton -8 6 £34,000 +11.47% 2
Street -3 4 £70,000 +169.23%
Yeovil +1 3 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 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 46 (74.19%) C#
2 36 (58.06%) .NET
3 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
4 27 (43.55%) SQL
5 26 (41.94%) HTML
6 24 (38.71%) MVC
7 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
7 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET
8 19 (30.65%) Java
9 16 (25.81%) Degree
10 15 (24.19%) C++
11 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
12 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
13 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
13 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
13 11 (17.74%) jQuery
13 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
13 11 (17.74%) OO
14 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
14 10 (16.13%) CSS
14 10 (16.13%) MySQL
14 10 (16.13%) Web Development
14 10 (16.13%) TDD
14 10 (16.13%) HTML5
14 10 (16.13%) SDLC
15 9 (14.52%) Scrum
15 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
15 9 (14.52%) Finance
16 8 (12.90%) Aerospace

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 (4.84%) Node.js
1 3 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.23%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.23%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Mule
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) GitHub
1 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.45%) DNS
1 4 (6.45%) HTTP
1 4 (6.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.13%) MySQL
3 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) Redis
6 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.45%) Subversion
4 3 (4.84%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.84%) NUnit
5 2 (3.23%) JUnit
5 2 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.61%) NSubstitute
6 1 (1.61%) ReSharper
General
1 9 (14.52%) Finance
2 8 (12.90%) Aerospace
3 5 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.84%) Electronics
4 3 (4.84%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.84%) Marketing
5 2 (3.23%) Law
5 2 (3.23%) Retail
6 1 (1.61%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (58.06%) .NET
2 26 (41.94%) HTML
3 23 (37.10%) ASP.NET
4 14 (22.58%) .NET Framework
5 12 (19.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 11 (17.74%) jQuery
7 10 (16.13%) CSS
7 10 (16.13%) HTML5
8 8 (12.90%) Entity Framework
9 6 (9.68%) JSON
9 6 (9.68%) Web Services
10 5 (8.06%) WCF
10 5 (8.06%) XML
11 4 (6.45%) Ajax
11 4 (6.45%) AngularJS
11 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 3 (4.84%) REST
12 3 (4.84%) Silex
12 3 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) e-Learning
2 4 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 4 (6.45%) Mobile App
3 3 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.84%) Biology
3 3 (4.84%) Mathematics
3 3 (4.84%) Visualisation
4 2 (3.23%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.23%) Social Network
5 1 (1.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.61%) Fintech
5 1 (1.61%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.06%) Linux
2 3 (4.84%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.84%) Windows
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.61%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (43.55%) Software Engineering
3 24 (38.71%) MVC
4 11 (17.74%) Mentoring
4 11 (17.74%) OO
5 10 (16.13%) SDLC
5 10 (16.13%) TDD
5 10 (16.13%) Web Development
6 9 (14.52%) Scrum
7 8 (12.90%) Waterfall
8 7 (11.29%) Open Source
9 6 (9.68%) Analytics
9 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (9.68%) ITIL
9 6 (9.68%) UML
9 6 (9.68%) User Stories
10 5 (8.06%) Mobile Development
11 4 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (6.45%) Service Delivery
11 4 (6.45%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 46 (74.19%) C#
2 27 (43.55%) SQL
3 23 (37.10%) JavaScript
4 19 (30.65%) Java
5 15 (24.19%) C++
6 9 (14.52%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.68%) Python
8 5 (8.06%) PHP
9 4 (6.45%) C
9 4 (6.45%) PL/SQL
9 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
10 3 (4.84%) VB
11 2 (3.23%) Clojure
12 1 (1.61%) Perl
12 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.61%) Ruby
12 1 (1.61%) VB6
12 1 (1.61%) XAML
Qualifications
1 16 (25.81%) Degree
2 11 (17.74%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.06%) SC Cleared
4 4 (6.45%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.61%) MCSD
5 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.23%) QA
1 2 (3.23%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 3 (4.84%) SAP
4 1 (1.61%) DevExpress
4 1 (1.61%) hybris
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