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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Engineering
Rank 22 19 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 55 67 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 9.20% 9.01% 6.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.22% 10.72% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 41 59 33
Average salary £35,000 £35,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.70% -17.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
490 625 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.94% 84.01% 78.82%
Number of salaries quoted 397 519 375
Average salary £37,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.53% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 2015. 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 +11 28 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Yeovil -5 14 £31,500 +18.86% 6
Taunton +8 5 £36,250 +15.07% 1
Bridgwater -1 3 £34,500 - 1
Frome -2 1 £35,000 -6.66%
Wells -3 1 £32,500 -9.09%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 69 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (58.77%) C#
3 52 (45.61%) C++
4 37 (32.46%) SQL
5 36 (31.58%) Java
6 35 (30.70%) Degree
7 34 (29.82%) Scrum
8 32 (28.07%) MVC
9 31 (27.19%) JavaScript
10 30 (26.32%) .NET
10 30 (26.32%) Mathematics
11 29 (25.44%) Computer Science
12 26 (22.81%) Software Testing
13 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
14 23 (20.18%) HTML
15 22 (19.30%) OO
16 21 (18.42%) WPF
17 19 (16.67%) Windows
18 18 (15.79%) Web Services
18 18 (15.79%) CSS
18 18 (15.79%) MVVM
18 18 (15.79%) Mentoring
19 17 (14.91%) TDD
20 16 (14.04%) SDLC
21 14 (12.28%) Spring
22 13 (11.40%) MySQL
22 13 (11.40%) CAD
22 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
22 13 (11.40%) jQuery
22 13 (11.40%) Unit Testing

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (6.14%) WebLogic
1 7 (6.14%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (3.51%) Apache Spark
3 3 (2.63%) Apache
4 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 7 (6.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) PaaS
1 6 (5.26%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.88%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.63%) HTTP
2 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.88%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.88%) ICMP
2 1 (0.88%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.40%) MySQL
3 10 (8.77%) MongoDB
4 6 (5.26%) Redis
4 6 (5.26%) Couchbase
5 4 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.51%) Hadoop
5 4 (3.51%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (9.65%) Git (software)
1 11 (9.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (6.14%) Eclipse
3 5 (4.39%) Visual Studio
3 5 (4.39%) Subversion
4 4 (3.51%) Maven
4 4 (3.51%) Ant
4 4 (3.51%) JUnit
4 4 (3.51%) Mercurial
4 4 (3.51%) SpecFlow
4 4 (3.51%) jMock
5 3 (2.63%) Apache Buildr
6 2 (1.75%) Trac
6 2 (1.75%) PEAR
6 2 (1.75%) PHPUnit
6 2 (1.75%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 12 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 11 (9.65%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.14%) Military
3 7 (6.14%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) Law
5 5 (4.39%) Advertising
6 4 (3.51%) Electronics
7 3 (2.63%) Finance
8 2 (1.75%) Back Office
8 2 (1.75%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 66 (57.89%) Software Engineer
2 52 (45.61%) Developer
3 40 (35.09%) Software Developer
4 17 (14.91%) C++ Software Engineer
5 16 (14.04%) C# Software Engineer
6 13 (11.40%) C++ Developer
7 12 (10.53%) C# Developer
7 12 (10.53%) C++ Software Developer
8 11 (9.65%) C# Software Developer
9 9 (7.89%) C# .NET Developer
9 9 (7.89%) .NET Developer
10 8 (7.02%) .NET Software Developer
11 7 (6.14%) Senior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Junior Software Engineer
12 4 (3.51%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Senior Developer
12 4 (3.51%) Junior
13 3 (2.63%) Graduate
13 3 (2.63%) Programmer
13 3 (2.63%) Senior C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (26.32%) .NET
2 23 (20.18%) HTML
3 21 (18.42%) WPF
4 18 (15.79%) Web Services
4 18 (15.79%) CSS
5 14 (12.28%) Spring
6 13 (11.40%) jQuery
7 12 (10.53%) XML
8 10 (8.77%) ASP.NET
8 10 (8.77%) Qt
9 9 (7.89%) Ajax
9 9 (7.89%) J2EE
10 8 (7.02%) SOAP
10 8 (7.02%) RESTful
11 7 (6.14%) Java EE
11 7 (6.14%) JSP
11 7 (6.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
12 6 (5.26%) React
12 6 (5.26%) Spring Boot
12 6 (5.26%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 30 (26.32%) Mathematics
2 29 (25.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.51%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.63%) Physics
5 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.75%) GIS
5 2 (1.75%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.75%) User Experience
6 1 (0.88%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.88%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
6 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.88%) Tandem
6 1 (0.88%) Biometrics
6 1 (0.88%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (7.89%) Linux
3 4 (3.51%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (60.53%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (29.82%) Scrum
3 32 (28.07%) MVC
4 26 (22.81%) Software Testing
5 22 (19.30%) OO
6 18 (15.79%) MVVM
6 18 (15.79%) Mentoring
7 17 (14.91%) TDD
8 16 (14.04%) SDLC
9 13 (11.40%) Unit Testing
9 13 (11.40%) CAD
10 12 (10.53%) OOP
10 12 (10.53%) Waterfall
11 9 (7.89%) Continuous Delivery
12 7 (6.14%) DevOps
12 7 (6.14%) Microservices
12 7 (6.14%) UML
12 7 (6.14%) Automated Testing
12 7 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 67 (58.77%) C#
2 52 (45.61%) C++
3 37 (32.46%) SQL
4 36 (31.58%) Java
5 31 (27.19%) JavaScript
6 9 (7.89%) VB.NET
6 9 (7.89%) C
7 6 (5.26%) Clojure
7 6 (5.26%) Groovy
7 6 (5.26%) Scala
8 3 (2.63%) PHP
9 2 (1.75%) Delphi
9 2 (1.75%) VC++
9 2 (1.75%) Python
9 2 (1.75%) VB
9 2 (1.75%) VB6
10 1 (0.88%) PHP5
10 1 (0.88%) Erlang
10 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.88%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 35 (30.70%) Degree
2 13 (11.40%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (5.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.77%) Oracle
3 9 (7.89%) ATG
4 4 (3.51%) Google
5 3 (2.63%) hybris
6 2 (1.75%) Trapeze
6 2 (1.75%) Capita
6 2 (1.75%) ESRI
7 1 (0.88%) BEA
7 1 (0.88%) Borland
Yeovil, Somerset
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30500.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits, Training
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £30-37,000 + Good Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Sedgemoor District Council
Salary: From £27,924 to £30,178 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Somerset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £34 - £29000 per annum + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago