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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 30 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 49 32 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 7.59% 5.32% 6.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.83% 5.40% 6.75%
Number of salaries quoted 44 23 40
Median salary £45,500 £42,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.05% +25.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,950 £28,400 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
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
626 593 741
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.90% 98.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 554 480 623
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +3 25 £46,000 +8.23% 1
Taunton +9 15 £40,031 +10.43% 4
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £19,000 -
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 89 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 60 (67.42%) Java
3 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (43.82%) C#
5 37 (41.57%) .NET
6 30 (33.71%) Automated Testing
6 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
7 27 (30.34%) HTML
8 26 (29.21%) Scrum
8 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
8 26 (29.21%) Mentoring
9 23 (25.84%) SQL
9 23 (25.84%) ASP.NET
10 21 (23.60%) Continuous Delivery
10 21 (23.60%) Open Source
11 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
11 18 (20.22%) C++
11 18 (20.22%) Hadoop
11 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
11 18 (20.22%) System Testing
12 17 (19.10%) MVC
13 16 (17.98%) Big Data
13 16 (17.98%) SDLC
14 15 (16.85%) NoSQL
14 15 (16.85%) WPF
15 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
15 14 (15.73%) MongoDB
15 14 (15.73%) TDD
16 13 (14.61%) Oracle
17 12 (13.48%) SQL Server

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 11 (12.36%) IIS
2 2 (2.25%) CMS
2 2 (2.25%) Sitecore CMS
2 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.12%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.12%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.62%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.12%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.12%) IPv6
3 1 (1.12%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.22%) Hadoop
2 16 (17.98%) Big Data
3 15 (16.85%) NoSQL
4 14 (15.73%) MongoDB
5 12 (13.48%) SQL Server
6 7 (7.87%) MySQL
7 3 (3.37%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.25%) CouchDB
8 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
9 1 (1.12%) Apache Hive
9 1 (1.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (10.11%) NUnit
3 7 (7.87%) JUnit
4 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
4 6 (6.74%) Mockito
5 4 (4.49%) PHPUnit
5 4 (4.49%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.37%) Jenkins
6 3 (3.37%) JIRA
6 3 (3.37%) TeamCity
6 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (2.25%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.25%) Moq
7 2 (2.25%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (2.25%) Selenium
7 2 (2.25%) SpecFlow
8 1 (1.12%) gulp
8 1 (1.12%) Maven
8 1 (1.12%) Subversion
8 1 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (6.74%) Retail
2 5 (5.62%) Aerospace
3 4 (4.49%) Finance
4 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.12%) Advertising
5 1 (1.12%) Automotive
5 1 (1.12%) Electronics
5 1 (1.12%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.12%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (41.57%) .NET
2 27 (30.34%) HTML
3 23 (25.84%) ASP.NET
4 18 (20.22%) .NET Framework
5 15 (16.85%) WPF
6 12 (13.48%) CSS
6 12 (13.48%) Entity Framework
7 11 (12.36%) Spring
8 10 (11.24%) Hibernate
8 10 (11.24%) WCF
9 9 (10.11%) jQuery
9 9 (10.11%) NHibernate
9 9 (10.11%) REST
10 8 (8.99%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (8.99%) J2EE
10 8 (8.99%) Java EE
11 7 (7.87%) AngularJS
12 6 (6.74%) HTML5
13 5 (5.62%) RESTful
14 4 (4.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.49%) Mathematics
2 3 (3.37%) Blog
3 2 (2.25%) iPad
4 1 (1.12%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.12%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.12%) Life Science
4 1 (1.12%) Physics
4 1 (1.12%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Windows
2 7 (7.87%) Linux
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server
3 6 (6.74%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.62%) Unix
5 2 (2.25%) FreeBSD
6 1 (1.12%) Android
6 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 52 (58.43%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (33.71%) Automated Testing
4 26 (29.21%) Mentoring
4 26 (29.21%) Scrum
4 26 (29.21%) Unit Testing
5 21 (23.60%) Continuous Delivery
5 21 (23.60%) Open Source
6 18 (20.22%) System Testing
7 17 (19.10%) MVC
8 16 (17.98%) SDLC
9 14 (15.73%) TDD
10 10 (11.24%) Test Automation
11 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (6.74%) ETL
12 6 (6.74%) UML
12 6 (6.74%) Workflow
13 5 (5.62%) ITIL
13 5 (5.62%) OO
13 5 (5.62%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 60 (67.42%) Java
2 39 (43.82%) C#
3 30 (33.71%) JavaScript
4 23 (25.84%) SQL
5 18 (20.22%) C++
6 9 (10.11%) Python
7 5 (5.62%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.49%) PHP
8 4 (4.49%) Ruby
8 4 (4.49%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.37%) Groovy
9 3 (3.37%) VB.NET
10 2 (2.25%) Perl
10 2 (2.25%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.25%) XPath
10 2 (2.25%) XQuery
11 1 (1.12%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.12%) C
11 1 (1.12%) ECMAScript
11 1 (1.12%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 18 (20.22%) Security Cleared
2 14 (15.73%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) Degree
4 1 (1.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.74%) ISO 14001
1 6 (6.74%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (4.49%) Docker
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (5.62%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (5.62%) Puppet
2 3 (3.37%) Ansible
3 1 (1.12%) Oozie
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Oracle
2 5 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.49%) Xamarin
4 2 (2.25%) AppDynamics
4 2 (2.25%) New Relic
4 2 (2.25%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.12%) Google
5 1 (1.12%) SAP
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