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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 60 26 45
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 20 49 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.95% 8.35% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.05% 8.55% 4.92%
Number of salaries quoted 18 46 36
Median salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,902 £30,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £45,000
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
655 573 772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.61% 97.61% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 584 510 697
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -13 12 £41,500 +27.69% 3
Taunton -20 5 £45,000 +50.00% 3
Yeovil -5 1 £32,500 +3.17%
Software Developer
South West

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 32 (65.31%) C#
2 28 (57.14%) .NET
3 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (44.90%) HTML
5 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
6 19 (38.78%) Java
6 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
7 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
8 16 (32.65%) SQL
9 14 (28.57%) C++
10 13 (26.53%) MVC
11 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
11 12 (24.49%) Degree
12 11 (22.45%) Open Source
12 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
13 10 (20.41%) CSS
13 10 (20.41%) Web Development
14 9 (18.37%) TDD
15 8 (16.33%) OO
15 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
16 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
16 7 (14.29%) ITIL
16 7 (14.29%) Windows
16 7 (14.29%) UML
17 6 (12.24%) Scrum
17 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
17 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
17 6 (12.24%) Linux
17 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio

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 2 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (4.08%) Mule
1 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) CMS
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.04%) DNS
1 1 (2.04%) HTTP
1 1 (2.04%) Internet
1 1 (2.04%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 8 (16.33%) NoSQL
3 7 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 6 (12.24%) MySQL
5 2 (4.08%) Redis
5 2 (4.08%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.04%) Big Data
6 1 (2.04%) CouchDB
6 1 (2.04%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (8.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.12%) NUnit
4 2 (4.08%) Git (software)
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (4.08%) Subversion
4 2 (4.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.04%) NSubstitute
5 1 (2.04%) ReSharper
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 6 (12.24%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 4 (8.16%) Aerospace
4 3 (6.12%) Electronics
4 3 (6.12%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (57.14%) .NET
2 22 (44.90%) HTML
3 17 (34.69%) ASP.NET
4 12 (24.49%) .NET Framework
5 10 (20.41%) CSS
6 6 (12.24%) AngularJS
6 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (12.24%) HTML5
6 6 (12.24%) jQuery
7 5 (10.20%) Entity Framework
7 5 (10.20%) Node.js
8 4 (8.16%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) LINQ
9 3 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (6.12%) WCF
9 3 (6.12%) Web Services
10 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
10 2 (4.08%) Silex
10 2 (4.08%) Symfony
11 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) e-Learning
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.12%) Digital Media
2 3 (6.12%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Biology
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.08%) Social Network
3 2 (4.08%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (2.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.04%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Linux
3 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.12%) Android
4 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
4 3 (6.12%) FreeBSD
4 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (42.86%) Software Engineering
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
4 11 (22.45%) Open Source
5 10 (20.41%) Web Development
6 9 (18.37%) TDD
7 8 (16.33%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.33%) OO
8 7 (14.29%) ITIL
8 7 (14.29%) UML
9 6 (12.24%) Automated Testing
9 6 (12.24%) DevOps
9 6 (12.24%) Scrum
9 6 (12.24%) Unit Testing
10 5 (10.20%) ETL
10 5 (10.20%) Service Delivery
11 4 (8.16%) Analytics
11 4 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (8.16%) Mentoring
11 4 (8.16%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (65.31%) C#
2 19 (38.78%) Java
2 19 (38.78%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.65%) SQL
4 14 (28.57%) C++
5 6 (12.24%) T-SQL
6 5 (10.20%) Clojure
6 5 (10.20%) Python
7 4 (8.16%) Groovy
7 4 (8.16%) PL/SQL
7 4 (8.16%) VB.NET
8 3 (6.12%) C
8 3 (6.12%) Perl
8 3 (6.12%) Scala
9 2 (4.08%) PHP
9 2 (4.08%) VB
10 1 (2.04%) Bash Shell
10 1 (2.04%) ECMAScript
10 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
10 1 (2.04%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Degree
2 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.16%) BC Cleared
4 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.04%) MCSD
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
1 2 (4.08%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) Ansible
1 3 (6.12%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.12%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.24%) Oracle
2 3 (6.12%) SAP
3 2 (4.08%) Citrix
4 1 (2.04%) DevExpress
4 1 (2.04%) Sencha
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