The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 19 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +7
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 92 64 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 11.21% 11.29% 9.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.86% 15.24% 12.24%
Number of salaries quoted 84 55 47
Average salary £34,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
664 420 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 80.88% 74.07% 77.62%
Number of salaries quoted 576 374 361
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -4.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Software Engineering
South West

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 -16 36 £32,500 -18.75% 13
Bridgwater +4 18 £45,000 +31.38% 3
Taunton - 11 £32,500 - 1
Street -12 9 £45,000 -43.75%
Yeovil - 8 £26,500 - 4
Glastonbury - 3 £45,000 -
Shepton Mallet - 3 £45,000 -
Somerton - 3 £45,000 -
Frome - 2 £50,000 - 1
Templecombe -3 1 - -
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 71 (41.52%) Java
2 61 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (34.50%) C#
4 58 (33.92%) Degree
5 52 (30.41%) HTML
6 51 (29.82%) C++
7 50 (29.24%) Computer Science
8 47 (27.49%) JavaScript
8 47 (27.49%) Scrum
9 44 (25.73%) Mathematics
10 38 (22.22%) hybris
11 37 (21.64%) .NET
12 36 (21.05%) OO
13 33 (19.30%) Windows
13 33 (19.30%) C
14 31 (18.13%) OOP
15 29 (16.96%) Spring
16 28 (16.37%) Retail
16 28 (16.37%) Analytics
17 27 (15.79%) CSS
18 26 (15.20%) Linux
18 26 (15.20%) SQL
19 25 (14.62%) OOD
20 24 (14.04%) JIRA
20 24 (14.04%) E-Commerce
21 22 (12.87%) MySQL
21 22 (12.87%) TDD
21 22 (12.87%) jQuery
22 20 (11.70%) Manufacturing
22 20 (11.70%) XML

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 11 (6.43%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.68%) Apache
3 1 (0.58%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (1.75%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.58%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (0.58%) CloudFront
1 1 (0.58%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.77%) HTTP
2 7 (4.09%) Internet
3 1 (0.58%) Wireless
3 1 (0.58%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.87%) MySQL
2 19 (11.11%) SQL Server
3 13 (7.60%) Big Data
4 7 (4.09%) Hadoop
4 7 (4.09%) Apache Hive
5 6 (3.51%) NoSQL
5 6 (3.51%) Riak
6 5 (2.92%) Redis
7 2 (1.17%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.58%) SimpleDB
8 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 24 (14.04%) JIRA
2 14 (8.19%) JUnit
3 12 (7.02%) Selenium
4 11 (6.43%) Git (software)
4 11 (6.43%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (4.68%) PEAR
5 8 (4.68%) PHPUnit
5 8 (4.68%) Trac
5 8 (4.68%) Bugzilla
6 7 (4.09%) Visual Studio
6 7 (4.09%) FitNesse
6 7 (4.09%) Rational DOORS
7 6 (3.51%) Maven
8 4 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (1.75%) Subversion
10 1 (0.58%) PhoneGap
10 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (16.37%) Retail
2 20 (11.70%) Manufacturing
3 13 (7.60%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.60%) Finance
4 12 (7.02%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.51%) Law
5 6 (3.51%) Publishing
6 4 (2.34%) Avionics
7 1 (0.58%) Games
7 1 (0.58%) Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 110 (64.33%) Software Engineer
2 83 (48.54%) Developer
3 48 (28.07%) Software Developer
4 44 (25.73%) Java Software Engineer
5 33 (19.30%) Java Developer
6 26 (15.20%) Programmer
7 25 (14.62%) Java Programmer
8 11 (6.43%) C# Software Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) PHP Developer
8 11 (6.43%) Junior Software Engineer
8 11 (6.43%) Junior
9 10 (5.85%) Web Developer
9 10 (5.85%) Senior Software Engineer
9 10 (5.85%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 8 (4.68%) Senior C# Software Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) C++ Software Engineer
10 8 (4.68%) Graduate
11 6 (3.51%) Java Web Developer
11 6 (3.51%) Android Developer
12 4 (2.34%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (30.41%) HTML
2 37 (21.64%) .NET
3 29 (16.96%) Spring
4 27 (15.79%) CSS
5 22 (12.87%) jQuery
6 20 (11.70%) XML
7 17 (9.94%) HTML5
8 15 (8.77%) ASP.NET
8 15 (8.77%) Web Services
9 14 (8.19%) Ajax
10 12 (7.02%) RESTful
11 11 (6.43%) JSF
11 11 (6.43%) JSON
12 8 (4.68%) Symfony
12 8 (4.68%) CakePHP
12 8 (4.68%) .NET Framework
13 7 (4.09%) Java EE
14 6 (3.51%) Qt
14 6 (3.51%) FreeMarker
14 6 (3.51%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (29.24%) Computer Science
2 44 (25.73%) Mathematics
3 8 (4.68%) Mobile App
4 6 (3.51%) Digital Media
4 6 (3.51%) Open Source
5 2 (1.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.58%) Internet of Things
6 1 (0.58%) iPad
6 1 (0.58%) iPhone
6 1 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.30%) Windows
2 26 (15.20%) Linux
3 7 (4.09%) Android
4 6 (3.51%) Debian
5 5 (2.92%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.34%) Windows Phone
7 3 (1.75%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (1.75%) Windows Phone 7
8 2 (1.17%) UNIX
8 2 (1.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (35.67%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.49%) Scrum
3 36 (21.05%) OO
4 31 (18.13%) OOP
5 28 (16.37%) Analytics
6 25 (14.62%) OOD
7 24 (14.04%) E-Commerce
8 22 (12.87%) TDD
9 19 (11.11%) CAD
10 18 (10.53%) Software Testing
11 12 (7.02%) Automated Testing
12 10 (5.85%) Web Application Development
13 9 (5.26%) Pair Programming
14 7 (4.09%) Multithreading
15 6 (3.51%) Android Development
15 6 (3.51%) Product Management
16 4 (2.34%) iOS Development
16 4 (2.34%) Kanban
16 4 (2.34%) UML
16 4 (2.34%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (41.52%) Java
2 59 (34.50%) C#
3 51 (29.82%) C++
4 47 (27.49%) JavaScript
5 33 (19.30%) C
6 26 (15.20%) SQL
7 16 (9.36%) Python
8 11 (6.43%) Perl
8 11 (6.43%) PHP
9 9 (5.26%) Objective-C
10 8 (4.68%) PHP5
11 6 (3.51%) Erlang
11 6 (3.51%) Shell Script
11 6 (3.51%) MATLAB
12 4 (2.34%) XAML
12 4 (2.34%) Ruby
13 3 (1.75%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 58 (33.92%) Degree
2 13 (7.60%) Security Cleared
3 7 (4.09%) PhD
3 7 (4.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.34%) DO-178B
Systems Management
1 5 (2.92%) Puppet
Vendors
1 38 (22.22%) hybris
2 7 (4.09%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.34%) Trapeze
4 2 (1.17%) Twitter
5 1 (0.58%) Primavera
5 1 (0.58%) Zend
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - excellent benefits + training
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Backwell, Somerset
Assystem
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £37000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Acorn
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 19 days ago
Frome, Beckington, Somerset, Westbury, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40-60,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Dorchester, Weymouth, Blandford Forum, Dorset,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £30-35,000 + Bens
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire, Oxford, Bristol, Bath,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £39-51,000 + Great Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Bristol, Chippenham, Gloucester, Bath, Swindon,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £20-25,000 + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago
Bath, Somerset, Bristol, Chippenham, Trowbridge,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £28-32,000 + Bens
Posted: 24 days ago