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 2 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineer
Rank 26 42 27
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 53 37 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 8.89% 5.79% 8.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.09% 5.91% 9.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 52
Median salary £38,000 £33,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.43% -12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
583 626 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 97.82% 97.97% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 482 555 584
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
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 2 December 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 2 December 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 +15 26 £45,500 +12.34% 4
Taunton +12 13 £38,000 +10.14% 2
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 December 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 85 (68.00%) Java
3 67 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (50.40%) .NET
5 55 (44.00%) C#
6 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
7 48 (38.40%) HTML
8 46 (36.80%) SQL
8 46 (36.80%) Unit Testing
9 43 (34.40%) Scrum
9 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
10 35 (28.00%) Automated Testing
11 34 (27.20%) C++
12 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
13 30 (24.00%) NoSQL
13 30 (24.00%) Mentoring
14 29 (23.20%) MongoDB
15 28 (22.40%) MVC
16 25 (20.00%) Oracle
17 24 (19.20%) Windows
17 24 (19.20%) .NET Framework
17 24 (19.20%) Team Foundation Server
18 23 (18.40%) Continuous Delivery
19 22 (17.60%) Hibernate
19 22 (17.60%) Spring
20 21 (16.80%) CSS
21 20 (16.00%) Security Cleared
21 20 (16.00%) Open Source
22 19 (15.20%) Hadoop
22 19 (15.20%) System Testing

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 15 (12.00%) IIS
2 5 (4.00%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.60%) CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (1.60%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.80%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 7 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.80%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.20%) SaaS
3 3 (2.40%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.20%) Internet
2 2 (1.60%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.80%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.80%) IPv6
3 1 (0.80%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 30 (24.00%) NoSQL
3 29 (23.20%) MongoDB
4 19 (15.20%) Hadoop
5 16 (12.80%) Big Data
6 6 (4.80%) MySQL
7 4 (3.20%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.20%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.40%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.60%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Accumulo
10 1 (0.80%) Apache Hive
10 1 (0.80%) HBase
10 1 (0.80%) Redis
10 1 (0.80%) Riak
Development Applications
1 24 (19.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (12.00%) NUnit
3 14 (11.20%) JUnit
4 13 (10.40%) Mockito
5 9 (7.20%) Moq
5 9 (7.20%) Visual Studio
6 5 (4.00%) Git (software)
6 5 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
7 3 (2.40%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.40%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.60%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.60%) JIRA
8 2 (1.60%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (1.60%) PHPUnit
8 2 (1.60%) Selenium
8 2 (1.60%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.80%) gulp
9 1 (0.80%) Maven
9 1 (0.80%) Subversion
9 1 (0.80%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.20%) Finance
1 4 (3.20%) Retail
2 3 (2.40%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.60%) Games
3 2 (1.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.80%) Advertising
4 1 (0.80%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (50.40%) .NET
2 48 (38.40%) HTML
3 43 (34.40%) ASP.NET
4 24 (19.20%) .NET Framework
5 22 (17.60%) Hibernate
5 22 (17.60%) Spring
6 21 (16.80%) CSS
7 18 (14.40%) WPF
8 17 (13.60%) Entity Framework
9 15 (12.00%) Java EE
10 14 (11.20%) WCF
11 12 (9.60%) AngularJS
11 12 (9.60%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (9.60%) J2EE
11 12 (9.60%) jQuery
11 12 (9.60%) NHibernate
11 12 (9.60%) REST
12 7 (5.60%) RESTful
13 5 (4.00%) HTML5
13 5 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (1.60%) Blog
1 2 (1.60%) Computer Science
1 2 (1.60%) iPad
1 2 (1.60%) Mathematics
2 1 (0.80%) Mobile App
2 1 (0.80%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 24 (19.20%) Windows
2 9 (7.20%) Linux
3 8 (6.40%) Windows Server
4 6 (4.80%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.40%) Unix
6 2 (1.60%) Android
6 2 (1.60%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.60%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 67 (53.60%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (36.80%) Unit Testing
4 43 (34.40%) Scrum
5 35 (28.00%) Automated Testing
6 30 (24.00%) Mentoring
7 28 (22.40%) MVC
8 23 (18.40%) Continuous Delivery
9 20 (16.00%) Open Source
10 19 (15.20%) SDLC
10 19 (15.20%) System Testing
11 16 (12.80%) ETL
12 15 (12.00%) TDD
13 12 (9.60%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (8.80%) Test Automation
15 7 (5.60%) OO
16 6 (4.80%) UML
17 5 (4.00%) Configuration Management
17 5 (4.00%) ITIL
17 5 (4.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 85 (68.00%) Java
2 55 (44.00%) C#
3 49 (39.20%) JavaScript
4 46 (36.80%) SQL
5 34 (27.20%) C++
6 10 (8.00%) Python
7 6 (4.80%) PowerShell
8 5 (4.00%) VB.NET
9 4 (3.20%) C
9 4 (3.20%) T-SQL
10 3 (2.40%) Groovy
11 2 (1.60%) Perl
11 2 (1.60%) PHP
11 2 (1.60%) PL/SQL
11 2 (1.60%) Ruby
11 2 (1.60%) XPath
11 2 (1.60%) XQuery
12 1 (0.80%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.80%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.80%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 20 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (12.80%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.40%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.80%) ISO 14001
1 6 (4.80%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.20%) Docker
2 2 (1.60%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (4.00%) Puppet
2 3 (2.40%) Ansible
3 1 (0.80%) Oozie
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (8.80%) Microsoft
3 5 (4.00%) Xamarin
4 2 (1.60%) AppDynamics
4 2 (1.60%) New Relic
4 2 (1.60%) Sitecore
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