The table below looks at the prevalence of the term W3C in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited W3C over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Worldwide Web Consortium (W3C)
Rank - 48 76
Permanent jobs citing W3C 0 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset - 4.02% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 11.31% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 3
Average salary - £27,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.02%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
W3C
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 221 329
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 32.99% 35.53% 47.68%
Number of salaries quoted 148 176 309
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

W3C
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Somerset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

W3C Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

W3C
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing W3C across the Somerset region.

W3C Salary Trend in Somerset

W3C
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing W3C 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 W3C.

1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) Zend
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Web Usability
2 2 (50.00%) Open Source
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Magento
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) Java

W3C
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset region citing W3C 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 W3C. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Magento Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Magento Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Applications Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) CSS
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) XHTML
1 4 (100.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) Zend Framework
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) XML-RPC
2 2 (50.00%) Ajax
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Web Usability
2 2 (50.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (50.00%) Ruby
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) ECMAScript
2 2 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Zend
2 2 (50.00%) Apple