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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Telecommunications (Telecoms)
Rank 57 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -7
Permanent jobs citing Telecoms 21 27 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 2.71% 4.87% 7.53%
As % of the General category 7.24% 12.68% 20.36%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 44
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
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
290 213 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 37.37% 38.45% 36.96%
Number of salaries quoted 234 182 202
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -24 11 £48,500 +38.57% 2
Yeovil - 5 £26,500 -
Templecombe +2 4 - -
Taunton - 1 £29,500 -
Telecoms
South West

Telecoms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 48 (53.93%) Digital Media
2 42 (47.19%) Java
3 30 (33.71%) Finance
4 27 (30.34%) MySQL
5 24 (26.97%) Linux
6 22 (24.72%) TDD
7 21 (23.60%) Electronics
7 21 (23.60%) HTML
8 20 (22.47%) CSS
8 20 (22.47%) Degree
9 19 (21.35%) Python
9 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
10 17 (19.10%) jQuery
11 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
12 15 (16.85%) OO
12 15 (16.85%) Aerospace
12 15 (16.85%) PostgreSQL
12 15 (16.85%) AngularJS
12 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
13 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
13 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
13 14 (15.73%) Perl
13 14 (15.73%) SAP
14 13 (14.61%) Internet
14 13 (14.61%) DTV
14 13 (14.61%) .NET
14 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
14 13 (14.61%) C
14 13 (14.61%) ITIL
14 13 (14.61%) Manufacturing

Telecoms
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (2.25%) Tornado
1 2 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.12%) Apache
2 1 (1.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.12%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Simulink
2 1 (1.12%) MS Office
2 1 (1.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.12%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 13 (14.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.12%) Agresso
2 1 (1.12%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.25%) Office 365
1 2 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (14.61%) Internet
2 2 (2.25%) VLAN
2 2 (2.25%) LAN
2 2 (2.25%) VPN
2 2 (2.25%) IPv4
2 2 (2.25%) IPv6
2 2 (2.25%) 3G
2 2 (2.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.12%) Wireless
3 1 (1.12%) Nortel Meridian
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (30.34%) MySQL
2 15 (16.85%) PostgreSQL
2 15 (16.85%) Relational Database
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.25%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (17.98%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.62%) Rational Rhapsody
3 3 (3.37%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.12%) MSI
4 1 (1.12%) JIRA
4 1 (1.12%) FishEye
General
1 30 (33.71%) Finance
2 21 (23.60%) Electronics
3 15 (16.85%) Aerospace
4 13 (14.61%) Manufacturing
4 13 (14.61%) Banking
4 13 (14.61%) Marketing
5 8 (8.99%) Military
6 7 (7.87%) Law
7 3 (3.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 35 (39.33%) Developer
2 18 (20.22%) Junior
3 16 (17.98%) Architect
4 15 (16.85%) Consultant
5 14 (15.73%) Senior Developer
5 14 (15.73%) Software Engineer
6 12 (13.48%) Junior Developer
6 12 (13.48%) Solutions Architect
7 11 (12.36%) Software Developer
7 11 (12.36%) Python Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Java Developer
8 9 (10.11%) Senior Python Developer
9 7 (7.87%) Technical Architect
10 6 (6.74%) Graduate
10 6 (6.74%) Junior Software Developer
10 6 (6.74%) Junior Software Engineer
10 6 (6.74%) Junior Java Developer
11 5 (5.62%) PHP Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Web Developer
11 5 (5.62%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.60%) HTML
2 20 (22.47%) CSS
3 17 (19.10%) jQuery
4 15 (16.85%) AngularJS
5 13 (14.61%) .NET
6 11 (12.36%) Django
7 9 (10.11%) Leaflet
7 9 (10.11%) Flask
8 6 (6.74%) LAMP
9 4 (4.49%) Qt
10 2 (2.25%) Sencha Touch
10 2 (2.25%) Ajax
10 2 (2.25%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (2.25%) Ext JS
10 2 (2.25%) ASP.NET
11 1 (1.12%) Web Services
11 1 (1.12%) JSON
11 1 (1.12%) WPF
11 1 (1.12%) HTML5
11 1 (1.12%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 48 (53.93%) Digital Media
2 13 (14.61%) DTV
2 13 (14.61%) Mobile App
3 9 (10.11%) Open Source
4 6 (6.74%) Computer Science
5 5 (5.62%) Human Factors
6 3 (3.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.37%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.25%) Social Media
7 2 (2.25%) Smartphone
8 1 (1.12%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.97%) Linux
2 8 (8.99%) Debian
3 5 (5.62%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) CentOS
4 2 (2.25%) SUSE
4 2 (2.25%) Fedora
5 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.12%) Android
5 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.12%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.12%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.72%) TDD
2 15 (16.85%) OO
3 14 (15.73%) Software Engineering
4 13 (14.61%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (14.61%) ITIL
4 13 (14.61%) Migration
4 13 (14.61%) Programme Management
4 13 (14.61%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (12.36%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (12.36%) SOA
6 10 (11.24%) TOGAF
7 9 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (8.99%) Automated Testing
8 8 (8.99%) Communications Security
8 8 (8.99%) Information Management
8 8 (8.99%) Scrum
9 7 (7.87%) OOP
9 7 (7.87%) Requirements Analysis
9 7 (7.87%) OO PHP
10 6 (6.74%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (47.19%) Java
2 19 (21.35%) Python
2 19 (21.35%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.73%) Perl
4 13 (14.61%) C
5 10 (11.24%) SQL
5 10 (11.24%) C++
6 9 (10.11%) PHP
6 9 (10.11%) TypeScript
7 6 (6.74%) MATLAB
7 6 (6.74%) Shell Script
8 3 (3.37%) Ruby
9 2 (2.25%) Bash Shell
9 2 (2.25%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.25%) C#
10 1 (1.12%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.12%) Assembly Language
10 1 (1.12%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 20 (22.47%) Degree
2 14 (15.73%) Security Cleared
3 6 (6.74%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.62%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.12%) MCP
5 1 (1.12%) MCSE
5 1 (1.12%) MCSA
5 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (11.24%) COBIT
2 2 (2.25%) SLA
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.37%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.25%) Xen
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.12%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (15.73%) SAP
2 6 (6.74%) Zend
3 3 (3.37%) VMware
4 2 (2.25%) Facebook
4 2 (2.25%) Twitter
4 2 (2.25%) Sencha
4 2 (2.25%) Google
4 2 (2.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.25%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.12%) Altiris
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle
5 1 (1.12%) Primavera
5 1 (1.12%) Nortel
5 1 (1.12%) Citrix
5 1 (1.12%) Unica
5 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
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