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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Engineering
Rank 14 18 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 88 63 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 13.73% 10.54% 9.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.02% 12.43% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 81 52 62
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £43,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.75%
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
586 507 680
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 91.42% 84.78% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 515 401 544
Median salary £41,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 October 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 October 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 0 43 £46,000 +8.23% 2
Taunton +15 23 £40,031 +10.43% 5
Bridgwater +3 1 £40,000 +7.38%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £19,000 -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 112 (60.87%) Java
2 99 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (41.85%) JavaScript
4 68 (36.96%) .NET
5 65 (35.33%) HTML
6 63 (34.24%) C#
7 52 (28.26%) SQL
8 44 (23.91%) Scrum
9 39 (21.20%) CSS
9 39 (21.20%) Automated Testing
10 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET
11 37 (20.11%) Mentoring
12 35 (19.02%) Unit Testing
13 32 (17.39%) .NET Framework
13 32 (17.39%) Open Source
13 32 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
14 31 (16.85%) Linux
14 31 (16.85%) Python
15 29 (15.76%) jQuery
16 27 (14.67%) TDD
16 27 (14.67%) Windows
17 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
17 26 (14.13%) MVC
17 26 (14.13%) Hadoop
17 26 (14.13%) SDLC
18 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
18 24 (13.04%) Security Cleared
19 23 (12.50%) Retail
20 22 (11.96%) Oracle
21 21 (11.41%) 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 14 (7.61%) IIS
2 10 (5.43%) Apache Solr
3 7 (3.80%) Apache Pig
3 7 (3.80%) Apache Spark
3 7 (3.80%) Commerce Server
3 7 (3.80%) WebSphere
4 2 (1.09%) CMS
4 2 (1.09%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.09%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.54%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.54%) Gunicorn
5 1 (0.54%) JBoss
5 1 (0.54%) nginx
5 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.72%) MS Office
2 1 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.54%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (3.80%) Magento
2 1 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.54%) GitHub
3 1 (0.54%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.70%) Internet
2 13 (7.07%) TCP/IP
3 10 (5.43%) ICMP
4 2 (1.09%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.54%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.54%) IPv6
5 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (14.13%) Hadoop
1 26 (14.13%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.33%) NoSQL
3 18 (9.78%) MySQL
4 16 (8.70%) Big Data
4 16 (8.70%) MongoDB
5 10 (5.43%) Couchbase
6 7 (3.80%) Apache Accumulo
6 7 (3.80%) Apache Hive
6 7 (3.80%) DB2
6 7 (3.80%) HBase
7 3 (1.63%) Neo4j
7 3 (1.63%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.09%) CouchDB
8 2 (1.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.54%) GIS
9 1 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (11.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 19 (10.33%) Git (software)
4 14 (7.61%) PHPUnit
5 13 (7.07%) JIRA
6 11 (5.98%) JUnit
7 9 (4.89%) NUnit
8 8 (4.35%) Mockito
8 8 (4.35%) TeamCity
9 7 (3.80%) Vagrant
10 4 (2.17%) Selenium
10 4 (2.17%) SpecFlow
10 4 (2.17%) Subversion
10 4 (2.17%) Visual Studio
11 3 (1.63%) Maven
11 3 (1.63%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (1.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 2 (1.09%) Eclipse
12 2 (1.09%) IntelliJ
12 2 (1.09%) Moq
General
1 23 (12.50%) Retail
2 15 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.52%) Aerospace
4 8 (4.35%) Finance
5 2 (1.09%) Advertising
5 2 (1.09%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Automotive
6 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 89 (48.37%) Software Engineer
2 68 (36.96%) Developer
3 49 (26.63%) Java Engineer
4 40 (21.74%) Java Software Engineer
5 34 (18.48%) Senior Software Engineer
6 28 (15.22%) Java Developer
7 21 (11.41%) .NET Software Engineer
7 21 (11.41%) Senior Java Engineer
8 19 (10.33%) Lead Software Engineer
8 19 (10.33%) Software Developer
9 17 (9.24%) C# Software Engineer
10 14 (7.61%) Senior Java Software Engineer
11 13 (7.07%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
11 13 (7.07%) Technical Leader
12 12 (6.52%) Python Developer
12 12 (6.52%) Senior Developer
13 10 (5.43%) .NET Developer
14 9 (4.89%) C# Developer
14 9 (4.89%) Graduate
14 9 (4.89%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (36.96%) .NET
2 65 (35.33%) HTML
3 39 (21.20%) CSS
4 38 (20.65%) ASP.NET
5 32 (17.39%) .NET Framework
6 29 (15.76%) jQuery
7 21 (11.41%) RESTful
8 20 (10.87%) REST
9 19 (10.33%) HTML5
10 18 (9.78%) Entity Framework
11 17 (9.24%) ASP.NET MVC
11 17 (9.24%) Spring
11 17 (9.24%) WPF
12 15 (8.15%) Hibernate
13 14 (7.61%) Laravel
14 13 (7.07%) AngularJS
15 12 (6.52%) Java EE
15 12 (6.52%) WCF
15 12 (6.52%) Web Services
15 12 (6.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.07%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.72%) Mathematics
3 4 (2.17%) iPad
4 3 (1.63%) Blog
4 3 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.54%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (0.54%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.54%) Fintech
5 1 (0.54%) Life Science
5 1 (0.54%) N-Tier
5 1 (0.54%) Physics
5 1 (0.54%) Replication
5 1 (0.54%) Semantic Web
5 1 (0.54%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.85%) Linux
2 27 (14.67%) Windows
3 15 (8.15%) Unix
4 10 (5.43%) Mac OS X
5 8 (4.35%) Windows Server
5 8 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.09%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.09%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (53.80%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (23.91%) Scrum
3 39 (21.20%) Automated Testing
4 37 (20.11%) Mentoring
5 35 (19.02%) Unit Testing
6 32 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
6 32 (17.39%) Open Source
7 27 (14.67%) TDD
8 26 (14.13%) MVC
8 26 (14.13%) SDLC
9 24 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (11.41%) UML
11 20 (10.87%) System Testing
12 16 (8.70%) Refactoring
13 15 (8.15%) ITIL
13 15 (8.15%) Test Automation
14 14 (7.61%) Time Management
15 13 (7.07%) Service Delivery
16 12 (6.52%) OO
17 11 (5.98%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 112 (60.87%) Java
2 77 (41.85%) JavaScript
3 63 (34.24%) C#
4 52 (28.26%) SQL
5 31 (16.85%) Python
6 21 (11.41%) C++
6 21 (11.41%) PHP
7 14 (7.61%) Ruby
8 13 (7.07%) T-SQL
9 7 (3.80%) PL/SQL
9 7 (3.80%) VB.NET
10 6 (3.26%) C
10 6 (3.26%) Groovy
11 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
12 2 (1.09%) Perl
12 2 (1.09%) Scala
12 2 (1.09%) XPath
12 2 (1.09%) XQuery
13 1 (0.54%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.54%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 24 (13.04%) Security Cleared
2 20 (10.87%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.15%) Degree
4 2 (1.09%) MCSD
4 2 (1.09%) MCSE
4 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.54%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.26%) ISO 14001
1 6 (3.26%) ISO 9001
2 5 (2.72%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (5.43%) Docker
2 2 (1.09%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (4.89%) Ansible
2 7 (3.80%) Oozie
3 5 (2.72%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (2.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (11.96%) Oracle
2 9 (4.89%) Microsoft
3 7 (3.80%) ATG
3 7 (3.80%) Demandware
3 7 (3.80%) hybris
3 7 (3.80%) IBM
3 7 (3.80%) Venda
4 6 (3.26%) Xamarin
5 5 (2.72%) Google
6 2 (1.09%) AppDynamics
6 2 (1.09%) New Relic
6 2 (1.09%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.54%) Adobe
7 1 (0.54%) SAP
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