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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Engineering
Rank 15 11 30
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 86 89 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 12.80% 13.32% 6.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.75% 16.60% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 81 80 32
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,250 £44,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
546 536 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 81.25% 80.24% 80.04%
Number of salaries quoted 464 498 362
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath -9 55 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Bridgwater +11 19 £45,000 +31.38%
Street - 8 £80,000 -
Yeovil -8 2 £30,000 -25.00%
Taunton - 2 £29,250 - 2
Software Engineering
South West

Software Engineering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 52 (40.63%) Java
1 52 (40.63%) Degree
2 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (35.94%) C++
4 45 (35.16%) C#
5 41 (32.03%) Computer Science
6 40 (31.25%) Scrum
7 39 (30.47%) Mathematics
8 36 (28.13%) OO
8 36 (28.13%) HTML
9 35 (27.34%) .NET
10 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
10 33 (25.78%) OOD
11 30 (23.44%) SQL
11 30 (23.44%) OOP
12 28 (21.88%) Windows
12 28 (21.88%) C
13 26 (20.31%) hybris
14 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
14 25 (19.53%) Linux
14 25 (19.53%) TDD
15 23 (17.97%) Analytics
16 22 (17.19%) jQuery
16 22 (17.19%) Retail
16 22 (17.19%) Spring
16 22 (17.19%) CSS
17 20 (15.63%) JUnit
18 19 (14.84%) Manufacturing
19 18 (14.06%) MySQL
19 18 (14.06%) Selenium

Software Engineering
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (6.25%) Apache
2 4 (3.13%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.13%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.56%) Zope
3 2 (1.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.56%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Google App Engine
1 2 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
2 1 (0.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.47%) HTTP
2 5 (3.91%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (19.53%) SQL Server
2 18 (14.06%) MySQL
3 9 (7.03%) Big Data
4 5 (3.91%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.91%) Apache Hive
4 5 (3.91%) Redis
5 4 (3.13%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.13%) Riak
5 4 (3.13%) NoSQL
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.56%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.78%) SimpleDB
7 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (15.63%) JUnit
2 18 (14.06%) Selenium
3 16 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 13 (10.16%) PHPUnit
5 12 (9.38%) FitNesse
6 11 (8.59%) JIRA
7 10 (7.81%) Visual Studio
7 10 (7.81%) Bugzilla
7 10 (7.81%) PEAR
7 10 (7.81%) Trac
8 5 (3.91%) Subversion
8 5 (3.91%) Maven
9 4 (3.13%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.13%) Eclipse RCP
9 4 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (1.56%) Ant
12 1 (0.78%) PhoneGap
General
1 22 (17.19%) Retail
2 19 (14.84%) Manufacturing
3 11 (8.59%) Finance
4 4 (3.13%) Banking
4 4 (3.13%) Games
4 4 (3.13%) French Language
5 2 (1.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 72 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 62 (48.44%) Developer
3 40 (31.25%) Software Developer
4 31 (24.22%) Java Software Engineer
5 16 (12.50%) Programmer
6 14 (10.94%) Java Developer
7 12 (9.38%) Java Programmer
8 11 (8.59%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 11 (8.59%) PHP Developer
9 10 (7.81%) C++ Software Engineer
10 9 (7.03%) Junior
10 9 (7.03%) Junior Software Engineer
11 7 (5.47%) C Software Engineer
12 6 (4.69%) .NET Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Android Developer
13 5 (3.91%) C# .NET Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Web Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Graduate
13 5 (3.91%) C# Developer
13 5 (3.91%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (28.13%) HTML
2 35 (27.34%) .NET
3 22 (17.19%) jQuery
3 22 (17.19%) Spring
3 22 (17.19%) CSS
4 16 (12.50%) XML
5 15 (11.72%) Ajax
6 14 (10.94%) HTML5
7 13 (10.16%) JSON
7 13 (10.16%) Web Services
8 12 (9.38%) Java EE
9 10 (7.81%) RESTful
10 8 (6.25%) Qt
10 8 (6.25%) Symfony
10 8 (6.25%) CakePHP
11 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET
12 5 (3.91%) Django
12 5 (3.91%) Apache Avro
12 5 (3.91%) .NET Framework
12 5 (3.91%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 41 (32.03%) Computer Science
2 39 (30.47%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.56%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.56%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.56%) Machine Learning
4 2 (1.56%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (1.56%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.56%) Open Source
5 1 (0.78%) iPhone
5 1 (0.78%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.78%) GPGPU
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) iPad
5 1 (0.78%) CUDA
5 1 (0.78%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.88%) Windows
2 25 (19.53%) Linux
3 6 (4.69%) Android
4 5 (3.91%) Mac OS
4 5 (3.91%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.13%) UNIX
5 4 (3.13%) Windows Phone
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (2.34%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (1.56%) Debian
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (36.72%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (31.25%) Scrum
3 36 (28.13%) OO
4 33 (25.78%) OOD
5 30 (23.44%) OOP
6 25 (19.53%) TDD
7 23 (17.97%) Analytics
8 14 (10.94%) Software Testing
8 14 (10.94%) CAD
9 12 (9.38%) Web Application Development
10 11 (8.59%) Product Management
10 11 (8.59%) E-Commerce
11 8 (6.25%) Pair Programming
12 6 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (4.69%) Multithreading
13 5 (3.91%) Android Development
14 4 (3.13%) Automated Testing
14 4 (3.13%) Web Design
14 4 (3.13%) iOS Development
14 4 (3.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (40.63%) Java
2 46 (35.94%) C++
3 45 (35.16%) C#
4 33 (25.78%) JavaScript
5 30 (23.44%) SQL
6 28 (21.88%) C
7 15 (11.72%) Python
8 13 (10.16%) PHP
9 9 (7.03%) Objective-C
10 8 (6.25%) PHP5
11 7 (5.47%) Perl
12 4 (3.13%) Ruby
12 4 (3.13%) XAML
12 4 (3.13%) Erlang
13 2 (1.56%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.56%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.78%) Embedded C
14 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 52 (40.63%) Degree
2 6 (4.69%) PhD
2 6 (4.69%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.91%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (20.31%) hybris
2 8 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.13%) Google
3 4 (3.13%) JBoss
3 4 (3.13%) Trapeze
4 2 (1.56%) VMware
4 2 (1.56%) Oracle
4 2 (1.56%) IBM
4 2 (1.56%) Twitter
4 2 (1.56%) Rackspace
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