The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Somerset region that had Software Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 38 38 29
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 39 31 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 5.99% 4.98% 8.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 5.13% 8.52%
Number of salaries quoted 31 28 62
Median salary £40,000 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,200 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineer
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
633 604 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.24% 97.11% 98.06%
Number of salaries quoted 555 536 713
Median salary £40,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region that featured Software Engineer in the job title.

Software Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Engineer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Somerset region.

Software Engineer Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Engineer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

Software Engineer Salary Histogram in Somerset

Software Engineer
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 Engineer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Taunton +4 23 £41,000 +30.15% 5
Bath -14 8 £40,000 +17.64% 3
Bridgwater - 3 £40,000 - 1
Yeovil -5 1 £32,500 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, Software Engineer 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 Engineer in the job title.

1 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (48.53%) Java
4 22 (32.35%) Open Source
5 21 (30.88%) C#
6 18 (26.47%) Mentoring
7 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
8 16 (23.53%) C++
8 16 (23.53%) MySQL
8 16 (23.53%) .NET
9 15 (22.06%) MVC
9 15 (22.06%) Automated Testing
10 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
10 14 (20.59%) System Testing
11 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
11 13 (19.12%) TDD
11 13 (19.12%) Scrum
11 13 (19.12%) Aerospace
11 13 (19.12%) HTML
12 12 (17.65%) SQL
12 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
12 12 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
13 11 (16.18%) Big Data
13 11 (16.18%) Degree
13 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
14 10 (14.71%) CSS
15 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
16 8 (11.76%) Linux
16 8 (11.76%) HTML5
16 8 (11.76%) Git (software)

Software Engineer 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 (2.94%) CMS
1 2 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (2.94%) Mule
1 2 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
2 1 (1.47%) SAS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) Internet
2 2 (2.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (23.53%) MySQL
2 14 (20.59%) Hadoop
3 11 (16.18%) Big Data
4 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (7.35%) NoSQL
6 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
7 3 (4.41%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.94%) RDBMS
8 2 (2.94%) Redis
9 1 (1.47%) CouchDB
9 1 (1.47%) Power BI
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (11.76%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (7.35%) Visual Studio
3 4 (5.88%) PHPUnit
4 3 (4.41%) JIRA
4 3 (4.41%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (2.94%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.94%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (2.94%) Selenium
5 2 (2.94%) SpecFlow
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
5 2 (2.94%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.47%) NUnit
6 1 (1.47%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 13 (19.12%) Aerospace
2 9 (13.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.82%) Law
4 4 (5.88%) Retail
5 3 (4.41%) Finance
6 2 (2.94%) Electronics
6 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.94%) Marketing
7 1 (1.47%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (23.53%) .NET
2 13 (19.12%) HTML
3 12 (17.65%) ASP.NET
4 10 (14.71%) CSS
5 8 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (11.76%) HTML5
6 7 (10.29%) WPF
7 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.82%) jQuery
7 6 (8.82%) Qt
8 5 (7.35%) REST
9 4 (5.88%) Entity Framework
9 4 (5.88%) JSON
9 4 (5.88%) Laravel
9 4 (5.88%) Web Services
10 3 (4.41%) RESTful
11 2 (2.94%) Apache Camel
11 2 (2.94%) CSS3
11 2 (2.94%) Gherkin
11 2 (2.94%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) e-Learning
2 2 (2.94%) Credit Risk
2 2 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (2.94%) iPad
2 2 (2.94%) Mathematics
2 2 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.94%) Social Network
3 1 (1.47%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (1.47%) Blog
3 1 (1.47%) Chemistry
3 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.47%) Life Science
3 1 (1.47%) Physics
3 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.76%) Linux
2 4 (5.88%) Unix
3 2 (2.94%) Android
3 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.47%) FreeBSD
4 1 (1.47%) Windows
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (97.06%) Software Engineering
2 43 (63.24%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (32.35%) Open Source
4 18 (26.47%) Mentoring
5 15 (22.06%) Automated Testing
5 15 (22.06%) MVC
6 14 (20.59%) System Testing
7 13 (19.12%) Scrum
7 13 (19.12%) TDD
8 12 (17.65%) Continuous Delivery
9 11 (16.18%) Unit Testing
10 6 (8.82%) OO
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
10 6 (8.82%) Test Automation
11 5 (7.35%) DevOps
12 4 (5.88%) MVVM
12 4 (5.88%) OOP
12 4 (5.88%) Signal Processing
12 4 (5.88%) Time Management
12 4 (5.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 33 (48.53%) Java
2 21 (30.88%) C#
3 17 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 16 (23.53%) C++
5 12 (17.65%) SQL
6 7 (10.29%) Python
7 6 (8.82%) PHP
8 4 (5.88%) C
8 4 (5.88%) Ruby
9 3 (4.41%) Groovy
9 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.94%) Clojure
10 2 (2.94%) VB
11 1 (1.47%) Ada
11 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.47%) Fortran
11 1 (1.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 11 (16.18%) Degree
3 5 (7.35%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 14001
1 3 (4.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (4.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.88%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.94%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.94%) New Relic
4 2 (2.94%) SAP
4 2 (2.94%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.47%) Google
5 1 (1.47%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (1.47%) Tableau
5 1 (1.47%) Talend
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £38 - £40 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago