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 23 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Engineer
South West / Somerset
Rank 18 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
+19 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Engineer 69 32 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.28% 5.31% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.52% 5.39% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 54 31 23
Median salary £39,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.70% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £30,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £41,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
551 594 492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.04% 98.51% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 461 526 445
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 £27,500 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +28 35 £40,000 +3.89% 3
Taunton +11 9 £40,250 +0.62% 1
Bridgwater +6 2 £42,500 +25.00%
Street +7 1 £50,000 -16.66%
Software Engineer
South West

Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 122 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 82 (67.21%) Java
3 71 (58.20%) .NET
4 64 (52.46%) JavaScript
5 62 (50.82%) C#
6 59 (48.36%) Unit Testing
7 58 (47.54%) HTML
8 56 (45.90%) SQL
8 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (41.80%) Scrum
9 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
10 50 (40.98%) ASP.NET
11 44 (36.07%) C++
12 41 (33.61%) MongoDB
13 38 (31.15%) Automated Testing
14 34 (27.87%) NoSQL
15 32 (26.23%) Oracle
15 32 (26.23%) Windows
16 31 (25.41%) Hibernate
16 31 (25.41%) Security Cleared
17 30 (24.59%) MVC
18 29 (23.77%) Spring
18 29 (23.77%) .NET Framework
18 29 (23.77%) SC Cleared
18 29 (23.77%) Team Foundation Server
19 23 (18.85%) IIS
20 22 (18.03%) ETL
21 20 (16.39%) CSS
22 19 (15.57%) Entity Framework
23 18 (14.75%) 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 23 (18.85%) IIS
2 12 (9.84%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.82%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 14 (11.48%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.38%) SaaS
2 5 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.28%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.82%) Internet
2 1 (0.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 41 (33.61%) MongoDB
3 34 (27.87%) NoSQL
4 11 (9.02%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (5.74%) Hadoop
6 4 (3.28%) Big Data
7 2 (1.64%) MySQL
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Accumulo
8 1 (0.82%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.82%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.82%) HBase
8 1 (0.82%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.82%) Redis
8 1 (0.82%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.82%) Riak
Development Applications
1 29 (23.77%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (13.11%) NUnit
3 15 (12.30%) JUnit
4 14 (11.48%) Mockito
5 11 (9.02%) Moq
6 10 (8.20%) Visual Studio
7 5 (4.10%) Git (software)
8 4 (3.28%) Mercurial
8 4 (3.28%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.64%) Subversion
9 2 (1.64%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.82%) Travis CI
10 1 (0.82%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (3.28%) Finance
2 3 (2.46%) Games
3 2 (1.64%) Advertising
3 2 (1.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (1.64%) Retail
3 2 (1.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.82%) Banking
4 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (58.20%) .NET
2 58 (47.54%) HTML
3 50 (40.98%) ASP.NET
4 31 (25.41%) Hibernate
5 29 (23.77%) .NET Framework
5 29 (23.77%) Spring
6 20 (16.39%) CSS
7 19 (15.57%) Entity Framework
8 17 (13.93%) REST
9 16 (13.11%) Java EE
9 16 (13.11%) WPF
10 15 (12.30%) J2EE
10 15 (12.30%) WCF
11 11 (9.02%) AngularJS
11 11 (9.02%) JPA
11 11 (9.02%) NHibernate
11 11 (9.02%) RESTful
12 10 (8.20%) jQuery
13 9 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
13 9 (7.38%) GWT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.46%) Blog
2 3 (2.46%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.82%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.82%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 32 (26.23%) Windows
2 15 (12.30%) Windows Server
3 12 (9.84%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (8.20%) Linux
5 2 (1.64%) Android
5 2 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 59 (48.36%) Unit Testing
3 56 (45.90%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (41.80%) Scrum
5 38 (31.15%) Automated Testing
6 30 (24.59%) MVC
7 22 (18.03%) ETL
8 18 (14.75%) SDLC
9 17 (13.93%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (11.48%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (11.48%) Mentoring
11 12 (9.84%) ITIL
11 12 (9.84%) Line Management
11 12 (9.84%) Service Delivery
11 12 (9.84%) TDD
12 11 (9.02%) UML
13 10 (8.20%) Refactoring
14 8 (6.56%) Release Management
14 8 (6.56%) Web Development
15 7 (5.74%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 82 (67.21%) Java
2 64 (52.46%) JavaScript
3 62 (50.82%) C#
4 56 (45.90%) SQL
5 44 (36.07%) C++
6 15 (12.30%) C
7 8 (6.56%) PowerShell
8 7 (5.74%) Python
9 6 (4.92%) T-SQL
10 5 (4.10%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.28%) XPath
11 4 (3.28%) XQuery
12 2 (1.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.82%) CoffeeScript
13 1 (0.82%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.82%) Erlang
13 1 (0.82%) Groovy
13 1 (0.82%) PHP
13 1 (0.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 31 (25.41%) Security Cleared
2 29 (23.77%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.46%) ISO 14001
1 3 (2.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (3.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.82%) Ansible
1 1 (0.82%) Oozie
Vendors
1 32 (26.23%) Oracle
2 15 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 1 (0.82%) Xamarin
Frome, Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Pension and Healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Pearson Frank
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32k - £35k per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Pearson Frank
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + Possibility of RRA of up to £3,900
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + £7K-£10K Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £52000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Clevedon, Avon
IntaPeople
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago