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 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 Engineer
Rank 42 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 25 39 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.25% 6.99% 7.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 7.16% 7.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 39 49
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £27,500 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,500 £50,000
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
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 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 3 May 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 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 -12 9 £46,000 +35.29% 1
Yeovil +7 5 £32,500 +22.64%
Street -3 4 £70,000 -9.67%
Taunton -12 3 £50,000 +69.49% 1
Bridgwater - 3 £40,000 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (38.33%) C#
3 23 (38.33%) Java
4 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 18 (30.00%) MySQL
5 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
5 17 (28.33%) C++
5 17 (28.33%) Aerospace
5 17 (28.33%) Degree
6 16 (26.67%) TDD
7 15 (25.00%) HTML
7 15 (25.00%) OO
8 14 (23.33%) MVC
9 12 (20.00%) CSS
10 11 (18.33%) OOP
10 11 (18.33%) Scrum
11 10 (16.67%) .NET
11 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
12 9 (15.00%) HTML5
12 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (15.00%) Spring
13 8 (13.33%) JSON
13 8 (13.33%) Law
13 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
13 8 (13.33%) UML
13 8 (13.33%) Qt
13 8 (13.33%) Open Source
14 7 (11.67%) SDLC

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 3 (5.00%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (5.00%) Node.js
2 2 (3.33%) Mule
3 1 (1.67%) SAS
3 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.67%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (1.67%) GitHub
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) Internet
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) MySQL
2 4 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.00%) Redis
4 2 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.67%) Couchbase
5 1 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.67%) Power BI
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (10.00%) JUnit
3 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.67%) Eclipse RCP
3 4 (6.67%) Subversion
4 3 (5.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (5.00%) Mockito
4 3 (5.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (5.00%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.67%) JIRA
5 1 (1.67%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (28.33%) Aerospace
2 10 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 8 (13.33%) Law
4 6 (10.00%) Manufacturing
4 6 (10.00%) Retail
5 4 (6.67%) Finance
6 1 (1.67%) Automotive
6 1 (1.67%) Electronics
6 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (20.00%) CSS
3 10 (16.67%) .NET
4 9 (15.00%) HTML5
4 9 (15.00%) Spring
5 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET
5 8 (13.33%) JSON
5 8 (13.33%) Qt
6 7 (11.67%) Web Services
7 6 (10.00%) jQuery
8 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (8.33%) REST
9 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
9 4 (6.67%) Entity Framework
9 4 (6.67%) J2EE
9 4 (6.67%) Java EE
10 3 (5.00%) ActiveMQ
10 3 (5.00%) Ajax
10 3 (5.00%) Hibernate
10 3 (5.00%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) e-Learning
1 5 (8.33%) N-Tier
2 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 4 (6.67%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 2 (3.33%) Social Network
5 1 (1.67%) Chemistry
5 1 (1.67%) Life Science
5 1 (1.67%) Physics
5 1 (1.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 2 (3.33%) Android
3 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (96.67%) Software Engineering
2 34 (56.67%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.67%) TDD
4 15 (25.00%) OO
5 14 (23.33%) MVC
6 11 (18.33%) OOP
6 11 (18.33%) Scrum
7 8 (13.33%) Open Source
7 8 (13.33%) UML
8 7 (11.67%) SDLC
9 6 (10.00%) Project Management
10 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (8.33%) Waterfall
11 4 (6.67%) BDD
11 4 (6.67%) CMMI
11 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
11 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.67%) MVVM
11 4 (6.67%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 23 (38.33%) C#
1 23 (38.33%) Java
2 18 (30.00%) SQL
3 17 (28.33%) C++
3 17 (28.33%) JavaScript
4 6 (10.00%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) C
5 5 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (5.00%) Clojure
6 3 (5.00%) Groovy
6 3 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) VB
8 1 (1.67%) Ada
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) Fortran
8 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.67%) Scala
8 1 (1.67%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (28.33%) Degree
2 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) PhD
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Ansible
1 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) ATG
3 1 (1.67%) Google
3 1 (1.67%) hybris
3 1 (1.67%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Tableau
3 1 (1.67%) Talend
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Salary: £25000 - £32211 per annum + Flexitime, Pension & More
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
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Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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