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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 13 28 19
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -9
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 96 49 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 14.91% 7.98% 11.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.20% 10.43% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 88 44 90
Median salary £41,000 £34,250 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.70% -0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,052 £31,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £45,000
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
558 470 708
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 86.65% 76.55% 84.79%
Number of salaries quoted 491 417 609
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 1 July 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 1 July 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
Taunton +5 30 £41,377 -17.24% 6
Bath -6 28 £42,500 +25.00% 9
Bridgwater +8 13 £40,000 +15.94%
Yeovil -1 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Street -4 7 £70,000 +55.55%
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 97 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 84 (50.30%) Java
3 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
4 54 (32.34%) HTML
5 46 (27.54%) C#
6 45 (26.95%) CSS
7 44 (26.35%) .NET
8 40 (23.95%) SQL
9 36 (21.56%) TDD
10 35 (20.96%) Scrum
11 33 (19.76%) Open Source
12 32 (19.16%) jQuery
12 32 (19.16%) Linux
13 31 (18.56%) MySQL
13 31 (18.56%) Degree
14 29 (17.37%) HTML5
14 29 (17.37%) Python
15 28 (16.77%) Telecoms
16 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET
17 25 (14.97%) PHP
17 25 (14.97%) MVC
17 25 (14.97%) Aerospace
17 25 (14.97%) Mentoring
18 23 (13.77%) RESTful
19 22 (13.17%) Retail
20 21 (12.57%) Oracle
20 21 (12.57%) Automated Testing
21 20 (11.98%) Git (software)
21 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
21 20 (11.98%) C++

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 10 (5.99%) Apache Solr
2 7 (4.19%) Commerce Server
2 7 (4.19%) WebSphere
3 5 (2.99%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.80%) IIS
4 3 (1.80%) SAS
5 2 (1.20%) CMS
5 2 (1.20%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.20%) Mule
5 2 (1.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (1.20%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.60%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.60%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.19%) Magento
2 3 (1.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.99%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.80%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 18 (10.78%) Internet
2 15 (8.98%) TCP/IP
3 9 (5.39%) ICMP
4 1 (0.60%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.60%) MPLS
4 1 (0.60%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (0.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (18.56%) MySQL
2 18 (10.78%) Hadoop
3 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
4 12 (7.19%) Big Data
5 10 (5.99%) Couchbase
6 9 (5.39%) Relational Database
7 8 (4.79%) NoSQL
8 7 (4.19%) DB2
8 7 (4.19%) MongoDB
9 5 (2.99%) Oracle Database
10 4 (2.40%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (1.80%) Power BI
11 3 (1.80%) RDBMS
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 2 (1.20%) Redis
12 2 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
13 1 (0.60%) CouchDB
13 1 (0.60%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 20 (11.98%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.78%) Jenkins
3 15 (8.98%) PHPUnit
4 13 (7.78%) JIRA
5 6 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.99%) Maven
6 5 (2.99%) Subversion
7 4 (2.40%) Visual Studio
8 3 (1.80%) JUnit
8 3 (1.80%) Mockito
8 3 (1.80%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (1.80%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.20%) Cucumber
9 2 (1.20%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.20%) NUnit
9 2 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.20%) Selenium
9 2 (1.20%) SpecFlow
9 2 (1.20%) TeamCity
General
1 28 (16.77%) Telecoms
2 25 (14.97%) Aerospace
3 22 (13.17%) Retail
4 8 (4.79%) Law
5 5 (2.99%) Finance
6 4 (2.40%) Electronics
7 3 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.80%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Developer
2 67 (40.12%) Software Engineer
3 32 (19.16%) Java Engineer
4 25 (14.97%) Java Developer
5 23 (13.77%) Software Developer
6 21 (12.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 17 (10.18%) .NET Developer
7 17 (10.18%) Graduate
7 17 (10.18%) Senior Software Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 16 (9.58%) Lead Software Engineer
9 13 (7.78%) Senior Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Graduate Developer
10 12 (7.19%) Technical Leader
11 11 (6.59%) .NET Software Engineer
12 10 (5.99%) C# Developer
12 10 (5.99%) Python Developer
13 9 (5.39%) C# .NET Developer
13 9 (5.39%) Senior Java Engineer
14 8 (4.79%) Graduate Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (32.34%) HTML
2 45 (26.95%) CSS
3 44 (26.35%) .NET
4 32 (19.16%) jQuery
5 29 (17.37%) HTML5
6 26 (15.57%) ASP.NET
7 23 (13.77%) RESTful
8 17 (10.18%) .NET Framework
8 17 (10.18%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (10.18%) Web Services
9 16 (9.58%) REST
10 15 (8.98%) Laravel
11 14 (8.38%) Spring
12 10 (5.99%) Lucene
13 9 (5.39%) JSON
13 9 (5.39%) Qt
14 8 (4.79%) Java EE
14 8 (4.79%) WPF
15 7 (4.19%) CSS3
15 7 (4.19%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.98%) Digital Media
2 12 (7.19%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.79%) Visualisation
4 5 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (2.40%) e-Learning
5 4 (2.40%) iPad
6 2 (1.20%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.20%) Social Network
7 1 (0.60%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.60%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.60%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (0.60%) Blog
7 1 (0.60%) Chemistry
7 1 (0.60%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.60%) Life Science
7 1 (0.60%) Physics
7 1 (0.60%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.60%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.16%) Linux
2 18 (10.78%) Windows
3 16 (9.58%) Unix
4 10 (5.99%) Mac OS X
5 3 (1.80%) Android
5 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 3 (1.80%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.60%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (58.08%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (21.56%) TDD
3 35 (20.96%) Scrum
4 33 (19.76%) Open Source
5 25 (14.97%) Mentoring
5 25 (14.97%) MVC
6 21 (12.57%) Automated Testing
7 19 (11.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 19 (11.38%) UML
8 18 (10.78%) Continuous Integration
8 18 (10.78%) OO
9 16 (9.58%) Unit Testing
10 15 (8.98%) System Testing
10 15 (8.98%) Time Management
11 13 (7.78%) SDLC
11 13 (7.78%) Software Delivery
12 12 (7.19%) OOP
12 12 (7.19%) Refactoring
12 12 (7.19%) Requirements Analysis
12 12 (7.19%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 84 (50.30%) Java
2 69 (41.32%) JavaScript
3 46 (27.54%) C#
4 40 (23.95%) SQL
5 29 (17.37%) Python
6 25 (14.97%) PHP
7 20 (11.98%) C++
8 15 (8.98%) Ruby
9 9 (5.39%) C
9 9 (5.39%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.59%) T-SQL
11 5 (2.99%) Groovy
11 5 (2.99%) VB.NET
12 3 (1.80%) PowerShell
13 2 (1.20%) Clojure
13 2 (1.20%) Erlang
13 2 (1.20%) VB
14 1 (0.60%) Ada
14 1 (0.60%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.60%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 31 (18.56%) Degree
2 20 (11.98%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.59%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.40%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.60%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.59%) QA
2 3 (1.80%) ISO 14001
2 3 (1.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.60%) MISRA
3 1 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.80%) Docker
2 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (1.80%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.80%) Puppet
2 1 (0.60%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (12.57%) Oracle
2 15 (8.98%) hybris
3 8 (4.79%) Microsoft
4 7 (4.19%) ATG
4 7 (4.19%) Demandware
4 7 (4.19%) IBM
4 7 (4.19%) Venda
5 6 (3.59%) Google
6 4 (2.40%) Xamarin
7 3 (1.80%) Jaspersoft
7 3 (1.80%) SAP
7 3 (1.80%) Tableau
7 3 (1.80%) Talend
8 2 (1.20%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.20%) New Relic
8 2 (1.20%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.60%) BT
9 1 (0.60%) Facebook
9 1 (0.60%) VMware
Bath
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Salary: Shares
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + pension, PMI, life insurance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
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ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
BAE Systems
Posted: 9 days ago
Taunton
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Taunton
Capita Defence & Security Resourcing
Salary: £38 - £40 per annum
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Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £48000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Taunton
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + pension + government benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Bath
People Source Consulting
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + flexible hours & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Taunton
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + competitive
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