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

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 19 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 76 31 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.14% 4.97% 6.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.42% 5.04% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 62 31 25
Median salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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
612 615 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.76% 98.56% 98.79%
Number of salaries quoted 519 525 428
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 £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 26 February 2017.

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 26 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
Bath +23 30 £37,500 -7.40% 4
Taunton +9 15 £37,500 -8.53% 2
Bridgwater +8 2 £42,500 +20.56%
Street +9 1 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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.

1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 80 (62.99%) Java
3 76 (59.84%) .NET
4 68 (53.54%) Unit Testing
5 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
6 64 (50.39%) C#
7 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (47.24%) HTML
9 58 (45.67%) SQL
10 55 (43.31%) Scrum
11 54 (42.52%) ASP.NET
12 53 (41.73%) SQL Server
13 45 (35.43%) Automated Testing
14 44 (34.65%) C++
15 39 (30.71%) MongoDB
16 37 (29.13%) Team Foundation Server
16 37 (29.13%) SC Cleared
16 37 (29.13%) Security Cleared
17 36 (28.35%) MVC
18 33 (25.98%) Windows
18 33 (25.98%) NoSQL
19 32 (25.20%) Oracle
20 31 (24.41%) C
20 31 (24.41%) .NET Framework
21 26 (20.47%) Hibernate
22 24 (18.90%) Line Management
22 24 (18.90%) ETL
22 24 (18.90%) Spring
23 23 (18.11%) IIS
24 22 (17.32%) Customer Requirements

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 23 (18.11%) IIS
2 12 (9.45%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 13 (10.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (7.09%) SaaS
3 6 (4.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.72%) Kerberos
2 2 (1.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (41.73%) SQL Server
2 39 (30.71%) MongoDB
3 33 (25.98%) NoSQL
4 11 (8.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (7.09%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.36%) Big Data
6 3 (2.36%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.57%) MySQL
8 1 (0.79%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.79%) Redis
8 1 (0.79%) Riak
Development Applications
1 37 (29.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (13.39%) NUnit
3 15 (11.81%) Moq
3 15 (11.81%) Visual Studio
4 11 (8.66%) JUnit
4 11 (8.66%) Mockito
5 9 (7.09%) Visual Studio Team System
6 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
7 5 (3.94%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.36%) Subversion
8 3 (2.36%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.79%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (3.15%) Advertising
2 3 (2.36%) Games
3 2 (1.57%) Electronics
3 2 (1.57%) Finance
3 2 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (59.84%) .NET
2 60 (47.24%) HTML
3 54 (42.52%) ASP.NET
4 31 (24.41%) .NET Framework
5 26 (20.47%) Hibernate
6 24 (18.90%) Spring
7 21 (16.54%) CSS
7 21 (16.54%) WPF
8 20 (15.75%) Entity Framework
9 18 (14.17%) WCF
10 16 (12.60%) REST
11 13 (10.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 13 (10.24%) RESTful
12 12 (9.45%) Java EE
12 12 (9.45%) NHibernate
13 11 (8.66%) J2EE
13 11 (8.66%) JPA
14 10 (7.87%) AngularJS
14 10 (7.87%) jQuery
15 9 (7.09%) Restlet
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (1.57%) RIA
4 1 (0.79%) Blog
4 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.79%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 33 (25.98%) Windows
2 17 (13.39%) Windows Server
3 13 (10.24%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (7.87%) Linux
5 2 (1.57%) Android
5 2 (1.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 68 (53.54%) Unit Testing
3 61 (48.03%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (43.31%) Scrum
5 45 (35.43%) Automated Testing
6 36 (28.35%) MVC
7 24 (18.90%) ETL
7 24 (18.90%) Line Management
8 22 (17.32%) Customer Requirements
9 21 (16.54%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (14.96%) Continuous Delivery
11 17 (13.39%) ITIL
12 16 (12.60%) Service Delivery
13 13 (10.24%) Refactoring
13 13 (10.24%) Release Management
13 13 (10.24%) TDD
13 13 (10.24%) UML
14 12 (9.45%) SDLC
15 11 (8.66%) Web Development
16 10 (7.87%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 80 (62.99%) Java
2 66 (51.97%) JavaScript
3 64 (50.39%) C#
4 58 (45.67%) SQL
5 44 (34.65%) C++
6 31 (24.41%) C
7 13 (10.24%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.51%) T-SQL
9 6 (4.72%) Python
9 6 (4.72%) XPath
9 6 (4.72%) XQuery
10 5 (3.94%) VB.NET
11 3 (2.36%) PHP
12 2 (1.57%) VB
13 1 (0.79%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.79%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.79%) Erlang
13 1 (0.79%) Groovy
13 1 (0.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 37 (29.13%) SC Cleared
1 37 (29.13%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.15%) Degree
3 3 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.79%) MCSD
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 32 (25.20%) Oracle
2 19 (14.96%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.57%) Xamarin
Bath, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chard, Somerset
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
First Point
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £30000 - £45000 + excellent benefits package - see advert body
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus incentives and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Ascend Consulting
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Posted: 9 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £160000 - £190000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago
Old Street, London
Network Compucare
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago