The first table below looks at the demand for the Software Programmer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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 Job Titles advertised for the Somerset region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Programmer
Rank - 62 60
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Programmer 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.75% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.77% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 1
Average salary - £32,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -41.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,750
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -0.66%
Job Titles Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
638 646 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 95.80% 96.85% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 542 591 455
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,950
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +3.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Software Programmer
South West

Software Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer in the job title across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Software Programmer
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Programmer across the Somerset region.

Software Programmer Salary Trend in Somerset

Software Programmer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation

Software Programmer
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Software Programmer in their job title 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 with Software Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) GPGPU
1 1 (100.00%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 1 (100.00%) Image Processing
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Ruby