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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 20 24 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 75 49 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.38% 9.88% 7.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.34% 11.48% 8.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 43 40
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £33,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,700 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
523 427 514
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.30% 86.09% 83.71%
Number of salaries quoted 442 378 426
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Engineering within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -7 23 £40,000 +3.22% 4
Yeovil +6 22 £32,500 - 4
Bridgwater +2 14 £37,500 +8.69% 1
Taunton -9 8 £41,000 +49.09% 2
Street - 2 £65,000 -
Glastonbury - 1 £25,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 93 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 83 (56.85%) C#
3 73 (50.00%) Java
4 45 (30.82%) SQL
5 43 (29.45%) .NET
5 43 (29.45%) Scrum
6 42 (28.77%) OO
6 42 (28.77%) TDD
7 41 (28.08%) JavaScript
8 37 (25.34%) MVC
9 36 (24.66%) Spring
10 35 (23.97%) C++
11 33 (22.60%) OOP
12 32 (21.92%) Degree
13 28 (19.18%) HTML
14 24 (16.44%) Mathematics
15 23 (15.75%) Aerospace
16 22 (15.07%) CSS
17 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
18 20 (13.70%) MySQL
19 19 (13.01%) UML
20 18 (12.33%) OOD
20 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
21 17 (11.64%) hybris
21 17 (11.64%) MVVM
21 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
22 16 (10.96%) Pair Programming
23 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
23 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
24 14 (9.59%) SDLC

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (4.79%) BizTalk Server
1 7 (4.79%) SharePoint
1 7 (4.79%) WebLogic
2 6 (4.11%) Apache
2 6 (4.11%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.74%) Drupal
4 3 (2.05%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (4.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.42%) IaaS
1 5 (3.42%) PaaS
2 2 (1.37%) SaaS
3 1 (0.68%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.48%) Internet
2 3 (2.05%) HTTP
3 2 (1.37%) DNS
3 2 (1.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.70%) MySQL
2 12 (8.22%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.11%) MongoDB
4 5 (3.42%) Couchbase
4 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.42%) Redis
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.05%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.37%) Big Data
7 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.68%) CouchDB
8 1 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Git (software)
2 8 (5.48%) JUnit
3 7 (4.79%) Subversion
4 6 (4.11%) Eclipse
5 4 (2.74%) Eclipse RCP
5 4 (2.74%) Mockito
5 4 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.74%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.37%) Maven
6 2 (1.37%) Mercurial
6 2 (1.37%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.68%) Ant
7 1 (0.68%) Apache Buildr
7 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.68%) jMock
7 1 (0.68%) NUnit
7 1 (0.68%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 23 (15.75%) Aerospace
2 13 (8.90%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.53%) Law
4 9 (6.16%) Advertising
4 9 (6.16%) Retail
5 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.79%) Finance
7 6 (4.11%) Electronics
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 72 (49.32%) Developer
2 64 (43.84%) Software Engineer
3 34 (23.29%) Java Engineer
4 31 (21.23%) Software Developer
5 30 (20.55%) C# Developer
6 20 (13.70%) Java Developer
6 20 (13.70%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (11.64%) .NET Developer
7 17 (11.64%) C# Software Engineer
8 16 (10.96%) C# Software Developer
9 15 (10.27%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 15 (10.27%) Graduate
10 14 (9.59%) Senior Developer
11 12 (8.22%) C++ Software Engineer
11 12 (8.22%) Senior Software Engineer
12 10 (6.85%) C++ Developer
13 9 (6.16%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (6.16%) C++/C# Developer
13 9 (6.16%) Junior
14 8 (5.48%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (29.45%) .NET
2 36 (24.66%) Spring
3 28 (19.18%) HTML
4 22 (15.07%) CSS
5 21 (14.38%) ASP.NET
6 14 (9.59%) .NET Framework
6 14 (9.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (9.59%) jQuery
7 13 (8.90%) JSON
8 12 (8.22%) Java EE
9 11 (7.53%) J2EE
9 11 (7.53%) Qt
9 11 (7.53%) Web Services
10 10 (6.85%) Entity Framework
11 8 (5.48%) RESTful
12 7 (4.79%) ActiveMQ
12 7 (4.79%) HTML5
12 7 (4.79%) WPF
13 6 (4.11%) Ajax
13 6 (4.11%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.44%) Mathematics
2 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.53%) N-Tier
4 5 (3.42%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.68%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.68%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.68%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.68%) Fintech
7 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.68%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.68%) Physics
7 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.68%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (9.59%) Linux
2 13 (8.90%) Windows
3 5 (3.42%) Unix
4 3 (2.05%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.37%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.68%) Debian
6 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (63.70%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (29.45%) Scrum
3 42 (28.77%) OO
3 42 (28.77%) TDD
4 37 (25.34%) MVC
5 33 (22.60%) OOP
6 19 (13.01%) UML
7 18 (12.33%) OOD
8 17 (11.64%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (11.64%) MVVM
9 16 (10.96%) Pair Programming
10 15 (10.27%) Waterfall
11 14 (9.59%) SDLC
12 12 (8.22%) CAD
12 12 (8.22%) Mentoring
13 10 (6.85%) DevOps
14 9 (6.16%) Software Delivery
15 8 (5.48%) Unit Testing
16 6 (4.11%) Automated Testing
16 6 (4.11%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 83 (56.85%) C#
2 73 (50.00%) Java
3 45 (30.82%) SQL
4 41 (28.08%) JavaScript
5 35 (23.97%) C++
6 8 (5.48%) PHP
7 7 (4.79%) Groovy
7 7 (4.79%) Python
8 6 (4.11%) Scala
8 6 (4.11%) VB
8 6 (4.11%) VB.NET
9 5 (3.42%) Clojure
10 4 (2.74%) C
10 4 (2.74%) PL/SQL
11 3 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.37%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.37%) ECMAScript
12 2 (1.37%) ES6
12 2 (1.37%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.68%) VB6
Qualifications
1 32 (21.92%) Degree
2 15 (10.27%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.05%) BC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.68%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 1 (0.68%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 6 (4.11%) Ansible
2 1 (0.68%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.64%) hybris
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle
4 6 (4.11%) ATG
5 5 (3.42%) Google
6 1 (0.68%) BEA
6 1 (0.68%) Capita
6 1 (0.68%) SAP
6 1 (0.68%) VMware
Taunton, Somerset
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £18,000 to £46,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £excellent+bonus + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £46000 per annum + excellent benefits + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 7 days ago
Frome
Three People
Salary: £21000 - £29000 per annum + Bonus + Ben (dep. on experience)
Posted: 13 days ago
Yeovil
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago