The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 29 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 15.69% 47.54% 48.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.69% 47.54% 48.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 12
Average salary £34,500 £30,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £25,382 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £35,900 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Developer
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51 61 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 25
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,305 £25,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Developer Salary Trend in Taunton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title.

1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
3 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (76.00%) C#
5 14 (56.00%) CSS
6 12 (48.00%) MVC
6 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
7 11 (44.00%) SQL
8 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
8 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
10 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (24.00%) C++
10 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
11 5 (20.00%) VB
11 5 (20.00%) OO
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.00%) VB6
11 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (16.00%) jQuery
12 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
12 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
12 4 (16.00%) VBScript
13 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
13 3 (12.00%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Developer 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 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.00%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (84.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
3 4 (16.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) HTML
2 22 (88.00%) .NET
3 21 (84.00%) ASP.NET
4 14 (56.00%) CSS
5 9 (36.00%) WCF
5 9 (36.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 3 (12.00%) HTML5
8 2 (8.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (8.00%) JSON
8 2 (8.00%) RESTful
8 2 (8.00%) Web Services
8 2 (8.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) XSLT
9 1 (4.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVC
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (20.00%) OO
4 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (12.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) OOA/OOD
6 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
7 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.00%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 21 (84.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (76.00%) C#
3 12 (48.00%) VB.NET
4 11 (44.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) C++
6 5 (20.00%) VB
6 5 (20.00%) VB6
7 4 (16.00%) VBScript
8 3 (12.00%) T-SQL
9 1 (4.00%) ABAP
9 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) MCSD
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
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