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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 69 33 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.01% 6.35% 10.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.92% 8.35% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 32 65
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £35,000 £30,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,500 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
632 395 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 82.51% 75.96% 74.38%
Number of salaries quoted 528 354 417
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Software Engineering
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Engineering across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 August 2014.

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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath -10 25 £32,500 -27.77% 9
Bridgwater -1 10 £39,750 +13.57% 2
Yeovil +6 7 £26,500 -37.64% 1
Street -5 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Taunton - 6 £31,500 - 3
Shepton Mallet -4 3 £45,000 -
Somerton - 3 £45,000 -
Frome - 3 £37,500 -
Glastonbury - 3 £45,000 - 1
Wells - 2 £35,750 -
Templecombe - 1 - -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering.

1 81 (49.69%) C#
2 69 (42.33%) C++
3 63 (38.65%) Degree
4 58 (35.58%) Java
5 57 (34.97%) Computer Science
6 53 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
7 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
7 50 (30.67%) HTML
8 49 (30.06%) Scrum
8 49 (30.06%) Mathematics
9 40 (24.54%) Windows
10 39 (23.93%) C
10 39 (23.93%) .NET
11 34 (20.86%) hybris
12 32 (19.63%) OOP
12 32 (19.63%) OO
13 25 (15.34%) CAD
14 24 (14.72%) Spring
15 23 (14.11%) CSS
15 23 (14.11%) MySQL
15 23 (14.11%) SQL
16 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
16 22 (13.50%) XML
16 22 (13.50%) OOD
16 22 (13.50%) Software Testing
16 22 (13.50%) Manufacturing
17 21 (12.88%) JIRA
18 20 (12.27%) E-Commerce
19 19 (11.66%) Linux
19 19 (11.66%) Retail

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Software Engineering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Software Engineering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (9.20%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.52%) Apache
3 6 (3.68%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.84%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.52%) HTTP
2 7 (4.29%) Internet
3 1 (0.61%) Wireless
3 1 (0.61%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (14.11%) MySQL
2 22 (13.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.07%) Big Data
4 3 (1.84%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.84%) Riak
5 2 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Hive
5 2 (1.23%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 21 (12.88%) JIRA
2 15 (9.20%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (4.91%) Rational DOORS
4 7 (4.29%) Trac
4 7 (4.29%) PEAR
4 7 (4.29%) PHPUnit
4 7 (4.29%) Bugzilla
5 5 (3.07%) NUnit
5 5 (3.07%) Visual Studio
6 4 (2.45%) JUnit
6 4 (2.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 2 (1.23%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.23%) Selenium
7 2 (1.23%) FitNesse
7 2 (1.23%) Subversion
8 1 (0.61%) Maven
8 1 (0.61%) FishEye
8 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (13.50%) Manufacturing
2 19 (11.66%) Retail
3 15 (9.20%) Telecoms
3 15 (9.20%) Aerospace
4 10 (6.13%) Finance
5 8 (4.91%) Law
6 6 (3.68%) Publishing
7 5 (3.07%) Avionics
8 1 (0.61%) Banking
8 1 (0.61%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 109 (66.87%) Software Engineer
2 69 (42.33%) Developer
3 31 (19.02%) Software Developer
4 29 (17.79%) Java Software Engineer
5 26 (15.95%) Java Developer
6 20 (12.27%) Programmer
6 20 (12.27%) Java Programmer
7 17 (10.43%) Senior Software Engineer
8 13 (7.98%) C# Software Engineer
9 12 (7.36%) PHP Developer
9 12 (7.36%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Junior
11 10 (6.13%) C# Developer
11 10 (6.13%) C++ Software Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Junior Software Engineer
11 10 (6.13%) Senior C# Software Engineer
12 9 (5.52%) PHP MySQL Developer
13 8 (4.91%) Graduate
14 6 (3.68%) Java Web Developer
15 5 (3.07%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (30.67%) HTML
2 39 (23.93%) .NET
3 24 (14.72%) Spring
4 23 (14.11%) CSS
5 22 (13.50%) XML
6 18 (11.04%) ASP.NET
7 17 (10.43%) jQuery
8 13 (7.98%) Ajax
9 12 (7.36%) Web Services
10 11 (6.75%) JSON
10 11 (6.75%) HTML5
11 10 (6.13%) .NET Framework
12 9 (5.52%) SOAP
13 8 (4.91%) WPF
14 7 (4.29%) Symfony
14 7 (4.29%) CakePHP
15 6 (3.68%) FreeMarker
15 6 (3.68%) WCF
15 6 (3.68%) JSF
15 6 (3.68%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 57 (34.97%) Computer Science
2 49 (30.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.91%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.68%) Open Source
4 6 (3.68%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.84%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.23%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.61%) Internet of Things
7 1 (0.61%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.61%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 40 (24.54%) Windows
2 19 (11.66%) Linux
3 6 (3.68%) Debian
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (2.45%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.84%) Android
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Phone 7
5 3 (1.84%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (1.23%) UNIX
7 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.52%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (30.06%) Scrum
3 32 (19.63%) OOP
3 32 (19.63%) OO
4 25 (15.34%) CAD
5 22 (13.50%) OOD
5 22 (13.50%) Software Testing
6 20 (12.27%) E-Commerce
7 17 (10.43%) TDD
8 15 (9.20%) Automated Testing
9 14 (8.59%) Pair Programming
10 9 (5.52%) UML
10 9 (5.52%) Web Application Development
10 9 (5.52%) Analytics
11 8 (4.91%) Unit Testing
12 7 (4.29%) MVC
13 6 (3.68%) Continuous Integration
14 5 (3.07%) Risk Analysis
14 5 (3.07%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
14 5 (3.07%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 81 (49.69%) C#
2 69 (42.33%) C++
3 58 (35.58%) Java
4 50 (30.67%) JavaScript
5 39 (23.93%) C
6 23 (14.11%) SQL
7 13 (7.98%) Python
8 12 (7.36%) PHP
9 8 (4.91%) Perl
10 7 (4.29%) PHP5
11 6 (3.68%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.68%) MATLAB
12 5 (3.07%) Objective-C
13 4 (2.45%) Ruby
13 4 (2.45%) XAML
14 3 (1.84%) Erlang
14 3 (1.84%) VB.NET
15 2 (1.23%) Fortran
16 1 (0.61%) Embedded C
16 1 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (38.65%) Degree
2 15 (9.20%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.29%) PhD
3 7 (4.29%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.07%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 34 (20.86%) hybris
2 10 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.68%) Oracle
4 4 (2.45%) Trapeze
5 2 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (0.61%) Primavera
6 1 (0.61%) Zend
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