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

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 51 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 20 37 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.38% 6.70% 8.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.43% 6.86% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 37 59
Median salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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
583 539 732
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.65% 97.64% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 523 466 648
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 24 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 24 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 -17 9 £46,000 +35.29% 1
Yeovil +3 4 £32,500 +22.64% 1
Bridgwater - 3 £40,000 -
Street -6 2 £70,000 +55.55%
Taunton -17 2 £40,031 +27.08%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 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 48 (96.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) C#
4 17 (34.00%) C++
4 17 (34.00%) Java
4 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
4 17 (34.00%) MySQL
5 16 (32.00%) SQL
6 15 (30.00%) HTML
6 15 (30.00%) Aerospace
7 14 (28.00%) MVC
8 13 (26.00%) TDD
9 12 (24.00%) Degree
10 11 (22.00%) CSS
10 11 (22.00%) OO
11 10 (20.00%) .NET
12 9 (18.00%) Scrum
12 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (16.00%) OOP
13 8 (16.00%) Open Source
13 8 (16.00%) HTML5
13 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
13 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
14 7 (14.00%) Qt
14 7 (14.00%) Web Services
14 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
14 7 (14.00%) Law
14 7 (14.00%) JSON
14 7 (14.00%) Spring
15 6 (12.00%) Project Management

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 (6.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (4.00%) Mule
3 1 (2.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 1 (2.00%) GitHub
1 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) Internet
2 2 (4.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (34.00%) MySQL
2 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.00%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.00%) MongoDB
4 3 (6.00%) NoSQL
5 2 (4.00%) Redis
6 1 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 1 (2.00%) Power BI
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (10.00%) JUnit
3 4 (8.00%) Visual Studio
4 3 (6.00%) Mercurial
4 3 (6.00%) Mockito
4 3 (6.00%) PHPUnit
4 3 (6.00%) Subversion
5 1 (2.00%) JIRA
5 1 (2.00%) NUnit
5 1 (2.00%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (30.00%) Aerospace
2 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
3 7 (14.00%) Law
4 5 (10.00%) Finance
4 5 (10.00%) Retail
5 3 (6.00%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.00%) Automotive
6 1 (2.00%) Electronics
6 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (30.00%) HTML
2 11 (22.00%) CSS
3 10 (20.00%) .NET
4 8 (16.00%) HTML5
5 7 (14.00%) ASP.NET
5 7 (14.00%) JSON
5 7 (14.00%) Qt
5 7 (14.00%) Spring
5 7 (14.00%) Web Services
6 5 (10.00%) jQuery
6 5 (10.00%) REST
7 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
7 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 4 (8.00%) Entity Framework
7 4 (8.00%) J2EE
8 3 (6.00%) Hibernate
8 3 (6.00%) Java EE
8 3 (6.00%) Laravel
8 3 (6.00%) Symfony
8 3 (6.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) e-Learning
2 3 (6.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.00%) N-Tier
3 2 (4.00%) Social Network
4 1 (2.00%) Blog
4 1 (2.00%) Chemistry
4 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.00%) Life Science
4 1 (2.00%) Physics
4 1 (2.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.00%) Linux
2 3 (6.00%) Unix
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.00%) Windows
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (96.00%) Software Engineering
2 27 (54.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (28.00%) MVC
4 13 (26.00%) TDD
5 11 (22.00%) OO
6 9 (18.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.00%) OOP
7 8 (16.00%) Open Source
8 6 (12.00%) Project Management
8 6 (12.00%) SDLC
9 5 (10.00%) Waterfall
10 4 (8.00%) BDD
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (8.00%) Mentoring
10 4 (8.00%) MVVM
10 4 (8.00%) Signal Processing
10 4 (8.00%) UML
11 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (6.00%) CMMI
Programming Languages
1 21 (42.00%) C#
2 17 (34.00%) C++
2 17 (34.00%) Java
2 17 (34.00%) JavaScript
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 6 (12.00%) PHP
5 4 (8.00%) C
5 4 (8.00%) Python
6 3 (6.00%) Ruby
7 2 (4.00%) Clojure
7 2 (4.00%) Groovy
7 2 (4.00%) VB
8 1 (2.00%) Ada
8 1 (2.00%) Fortran
8 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (24.00%) Degree
2 8 (16.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) PhD
3 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Oracle
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Google
3 1 (2.00%) Jaspersoft
3 1 (2.00%) SAP
3 1 (2.00%) Tableau
3 1 (2.00%) Talend
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