The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Telecoms in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Telecoms over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 63 29 26
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 16 34 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.08% 6.12% 6.51%
As % of the General category 6.30% 18.38% 18.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 26 39
Average salary £45,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £27,889
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Telecoms
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

General Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
254 185 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.99% 33.27% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 191 163 210
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £25,000 £23,446
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Telecoms
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Telecoms Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Telecoms Salary Trend in Somerset

Telecoms
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Telecoms across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Telecoms Salary Histogram in Somerset

Telecoms
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Telecoms within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 September 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 -25 10 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Templecombe 0 3 - -
Yeovil - 3 £26,500 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms.

1 37 (48.68%) Digital Media
2 34 (44.74%) Java
3 25 (32.89%) MySQL
4 23 (30.26%) Finance
5 21 (27.63%) Linux
6 18 (23.68%) Electronics
6 18 (23.68%) Degree
7 16 (21.05%) Aerospace
7 16 (21.05%) TDD
7 16 (21.05%) Python
7 16 (21.05%) HTML
8 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
8 15 (19.74%) CSS
8 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
8 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
9 13 (17.11%) jQuery
9 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
9 13 (17.11%) OO
9 13 (17.11%) Perl
10 12 (15.79%) C
10 12 (15.79%) Migration
10 12 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
11 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
11 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
11 11 (14.47%) Marketing
11 11 (14.47%) Banking
11 11 (14.47%) SAP
11 11 (14.47%) ITIL

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing Telecoms 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 Telecoms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.63%) Tornado
2 1 (1.32%) Apache
2 1 (1.32%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.32%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.32%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Simulink
2 1 (1.32%) FastStats
2 1 (1.32%) MS Office
2 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (13.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) assyst
2 1 (1.32%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.63%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.47%) Internet
2 2 (2.63%) 3G
2 2 (2.63%) Firewall
2 2 (2.63%) LAN
2 2 (2.63%) VPN
2 2 (2.63%) IPv4
2 2 (2.63%) IPv6
2 2 (2.63%) VLAN
3 1 (1.32%) Wireless
3 1 (1.32%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.89%) MySQL
2 12 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
3 11 (14.47%) Relational Database
4 8 (10.53%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.63%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.63%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 13 (17.11%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.58%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.95%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.32%) MSI
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
4 1 (1.32%) FishEye
General
1 23 (30.26%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Electronics
3 16 (21.05%) Aerospace
4 11 (14.47%) Banking
4 11 (14.47%) Marketing
5 10 (13.16%) Manufacturing
6 8 (10.53%) Law
6 8 (10.53%) Military
7 3 (3.95%) Games
8 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) Junior
3 15 (19.74%) Software Engineer
4 13 (17.11%) Architect
5 12 (15.79%) Consultant
5 12 (15.79%) Senior Developer
6 11 (14.47%) Junior Developer
7 9 (11.84%) Python Developer
8 8 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (9.21%) Software Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Java Developer
9 7 (9.21%) Senior Python Developer
10 6 (7.89%) Junior Java Developer
10 6 (7.89%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (7.89%) Graduate
10 6 (7.89%) Technical Architect
10 6 (7.89%) Senior Consultant
11 5 (6.58%) Web Developer
11 5 (6.58%) Senior Technical Architect
11 5 (6.58%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (21.05%) HTML
2 15 (19.74%) CSS
3 13 (17.11%) jQuery
4 12 (15.79%) AngularJS
5 10 (13.16%) .NET
6 9 (11.84%) Django
7 7 (9.21%) Leaflet
7 7 (9.21%) Flask
8 5 (6.58%) Qt
9 4 (5.26%) LAMP
10 2 (2.63%) Ajax
10 2 (2.63%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.63%) Ext JS
10 2 (2.63%) Sencha Touch
11 1 (1.32%) HTML5
11 1 (1.32%) CSS3
11 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 37 (48.68%) Digital Media
2 11 (14.47%) Mobile App
3 10 (13.16%) DTV
4 9 (11.84%) Open Source
5 6 (7.89%) User Experience
5 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 5 (6.58%) Human Factors
7 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
7 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.63%) Social Media
8 2 (2.63%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.32%) FMCG
9 1 (1.32%) IPTV
9 1 (1.32%) NHS
9 1 (1.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 21 (27.63%) Linux
2 8 (10.53%) Debian
3 5 (6.58%) Windows
4 2 (2.63%) SUSE
4 2 (2.63%) Fedora
4 2 (2.63%) CentOS
5 1 (1.32%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.32%) Android
5 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) TDD
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (19.74%) Software Engineering
3 13 (17.11%) OO
4 12 (15.79%) Migration
5 11 (14.47%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (14.47%) ITIL
6 10 (13.16%) Programme Management
6 10 (13.16%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (10.53%) Communications Security
7 8 (10.53%) SOA
7 8 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 8 (10.53%) Information Management
7 8 (10.53%) OOP
7 8 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
8 7 (9.21%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.89%) Requirements Analysis
9 6 (7.89%) Data Transformation
9 6 (7.89%) Scrum
9 6 (7.89%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (44.74%) Java
2 16 (21.05%) Python
3 15 (19.74%) JavaScript
4 13 (17.11%) Perl
5 12 (15.79%) C
6 10 (13.16%) C++
7 8 (10.53%) SQL
8 7 (9.21%) PHP
8 7 (9.21%) TypeScript
9 6 (7.89%) Shell Script
9 6 (7.89%) MATLAB
10 3 (3.95%) Ruby
10 3 (3.95%) PowerShell
11 2 (2.63%) Bash Shell
11 2 (2.63%) C#
12 1 (1.32%) PHP5
12 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
12 1 (1.32%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 18 (23.68%) Degree
2 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.58%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.32%) MCP
5 1 (1.32%) MCSE
5 1 (1.32%) MCSA
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.53%) COBIT
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.63%) Xen
3 1 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 11 (14.47%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) Zend
3 3 (3.95%) VMware
4 2 (2.63%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.63%) Google
4 2 (2.63%) Sencha
4 2 (2.63%) Facebook
4 2 (2.63%) Twitter
5 1 (1.32%) Oracle
5 1 (1.32%) Unica
5 1 (1.32%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.32%) Primavera
5 1 (1.32%) Altiris
5 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.32%) Nortel
5 1 (1.32%) Citrix
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