The table below looks at the statistics for Software Engineering skills in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 18 19 18
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 66 61 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.21% 10.87% 12.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.44% 13.53% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 65 59 86
Median salary £40,063 £34,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+17.83% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £27,300 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Software Engineering
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
491 451 629
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 83.36% 80.39% 84.77%
Number of salaries quoted 447 390 545
Median salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

The demand trend of job ads across the Somerset region citing Software Engineering as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Software Engineering Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Somerset region.

Software Engineering Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 May 2016.

Software Engineering Salary Histogram in Somerset

Software Engineering
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 Engineering within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 26 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 -8 30 £42,500 +25.00% 2
Bridgwater - 10 £40,000 - 1
Street +3 9 £70,000 +55.55%
Yeovil +1 7 £32,500 +3.17% 4
Taunton -11 6 £42,531 +35.01%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £42,500 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, IT jobs citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Software Engineering.

1 81 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 65 (45.45%) Java
3 63 (44.06%) JavaScript
4 59 (41.26%) C#
5 51 (35.66%) HTML
6 45 (31.47%) SQL
7 44 (30.77%) .NET
8 42 (29.37%) CSS
9 36 (25.17%) TDD
10 32 (22.38%) Degree
11 31 (21.68%) Scrum
12 30 (20.98%) MySQL
13 29 (20.28%) OO
13 29 (20.28%) MVC
14 26 (18.18%) Telecoms
14 26 (18.18%) jQuery
15 25 (17.48%) Aerospace
15 25 (17.48%) Linux
15 25 (17.48%) C++
16 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
16 24 (16.78%) HTML5
17 23 (16.08%) OOP
17 23 (16.08%) PHP
18 22 (15.38%) Spring
19 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
19 21 (14.69%) Python
20 20 (13.99%) Web Services
20 20 (13.99%) hybris
21 19 (13.29%) Oracle
21 19 (13.29%) Windows

Software Engineering
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 8 (5.59%) Node.js
2 7 (4.90%) Commerce Server
2 7 (4.90%) WebSphere
3 6 (4.20%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.50%) WebLogic
5 3 (2.10%) IIS
5 3 (2.10%) SAS
6 2 (1.40%) Apache
6 2 (1.40%) Drupal
6 2 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.40%) Mule
7 1 (0.70%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.40%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (4.90%) Magento
2 3 (2.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.10%) Amazon ElastiCache
1 3 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.70%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.39%) Internet
1 12 (8.39%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.20%) ICMP
3 1 (0.70%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.70%) MPLS
3 1 (0.70%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (20.98%) MySQL
2 21 (14.69%) SQL Server
3 9 (6.29%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.59%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.90%) DB2
5 7 (4.90%) MongoDB
6 6 (4.20%) Couchbase
6 6 (4.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (3.50%) Oracle Database
8 4 (2.80%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (2.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (2.10%) Power BI
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.40%) Big Data
10 2 (1.40%) Redis
10 2 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.70%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (10.49%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 9 (6.29%) PHPUnit
4 7 (4.90%) JIRA
4 7 (4.90%) JUnit
5 6 (4.20%) Subversion
6 5 (3.50%) Maven
6 5 (3.50%) Mockito
7 4 (2.80%) Visual Studio
8 3 (2.10%) Mercurial
8 3 (2.10%) Talend Open Studio
9 2 (1.40%) NUnit
9 2 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 25 (17.48%) Aerospace
3 18 (12.59%) Retail
4 10 (6.99%) Finance
5 9 (6.29%) Law
6 6 (4.20%) Electronics
7 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.10%) Advertising
8 3 (2.10%) Marketing
9 1 (0.70%) Automotive
9 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 77 (53.85%) Developer
2 49 (34.27%) Software Engineer
3 30 (20.98%) Software Developer
4 22 (15.38%) Java Engineer
5 21 (14.69%) Java Developer
6 20 (13.99%) .NET Developer
6 20 (13.99%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 18 (12.59%) C# Developer
8 15 (10.49%) Graduate
9 12 (8.39%) Senior Developer
10 11 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
11 10 (6.99%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (6.99%) Graduate Developer
11 10 (6.99%) Technical Leader
12 9 (6.29%) C# Software Engineer
12 9 (6.29%) Java Software Engineer
13 8 (5.59%) Architect
13 8 (5.59%) C# Software Developer
13 8 (5.59%) C++ Developer
13 8 (5.59%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (35.66%) HTML
2 44 (30.77%) .NET
3 42 (29.37%) CSS
4 26 (18.18%) jQuery
5 24 (16.78%) ASP.NET
5 24 (16.78%) HTML5
6 22 (15.38%) Spring
7 20 (13.99%) Web Services
8 18 (12.59%) .NET Framework
8 18 (12.59%) RESTful
9 15 (10.49%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (8.39%) JSON
11 11 (7.69%) REST
12 10 (6.99%) Java EE
12 10 (6.99%) Qt
13 9 (6.29%) Laravel
14 8 (5.59%) Entity Framework
15 7 (4.90%) CSS3
15 7 (4.90%) WCF
15 7 (4.90%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.19%) Mathematics
2 12 (8.39%) Digital Media
3 8 (5.59%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.50%) e-Learning
4 5 (3.50%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (2.10%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.10%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.40%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.40%) Algorithms
6 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.40%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.40%) iPad
6 2 (1.40%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.40%) Social Network
7 1 (0.70%) Blog
7 1 (0.70%) Fintech
7 1 (0.70%) Life Science
7 1 (0.70%) Physics
7 1 (0.70%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) Linux
2 19 (13.29%) Windows
3 12 (8.39%) Unix
4 8 (5.59%) Mac OS X
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server
6 3 (2.10%) Android
6 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
7 2 (1.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (56.64%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (25.17%) TDD
3 31 (21.68%) Scrum
4 29 (20.28%) MVC
4 29 (20.28%) OO
5 23 (16.08%) OOP
6 18 (12.59%) UML
7 17 (11.89%) Continuous Integration
8 16 (11.19%) Open Source
9 15 (10.49%) OOD
9 15 (10.49%) SDLC
10 13 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 12 (8.39%) Pair Programming
11 12 (8.39%) Software Delivery
12 10 (6.99%) Requirements Analysis
12 10 (6.99%) Web Development
13 9 (6.29%) Data Protection
13 9 (6.29%) E-Commerce
13 9 (6.29%) Project Management
13 9 (6.29%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (45.45%) Java
2 63 (44.06%) JavaScript
3 59 (41.26%) C#
4 45 (31.47%) SQL
5 25 (17.48%) C++
6 23 (16.08%) PHP
7 21 (14.69%) Python
8 10 (6.99%) Ruby
9 9 (6.29%) PL/SQL
10 7 (4.90%) VB.NET
11 5 (3.50%) C
11 5 (3.50%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.50%) VB
12 3 (2.10%) Groovy
13 2 (1.40%) Clojure
13 2 (1.40%) Erlang
14 1 (0.70%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.70%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.70%) Scala
14 1 (0.70%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (22.38%) Degree
2 14 (9.79%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.80%) BC Cleared
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.70%) PhD
4 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.20%) QA
2 1 (0.70%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (0.70%) Docker
1 1 (0.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 20 (13.99%) hybris
2 19 (13.29%) Oracle
3 9 (6.29%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.90%) ATG
4 7 (4.90%) Demandware
4 7 (4.90%) Google
4 7 (4.90%) IBM
4 7 (4.90%) Venda
5 3 (2.10%) Jaspersoft
5 3 (2.10%) SAP
5 3 (2.10%) Tableau
5 3 (2.10%) Talend
6 1 (0.70%) BT
6 1 (0.70%) Facebook
6 1 (0.70%) VMware
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