The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 Taunton region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 30 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 34.48% 38.00% 52.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.47% 38.78% 52.50%
Number of salaries quoted 30 17 39
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
76 49 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 87.36% 98.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 44 75
Average salary £33,000 £33,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.49% +8.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
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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
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 52 (78.79%) SQL
2 42 (63.64%) C#
2 42 (63.64%) .NET
3 36 (54.55%) HTML
4 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
6 27 (40.91%) CSS
7 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
8 22 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 21 (31.82%) Java
10 20 (30.30%) Scrum
11 16 (24.24%) Automated Testing
12 15 (22.73%) Migration
13 13 (19.70%) VB.NET
14 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
14 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
15 10 (15.15%) WCF
15 10 (15.15%) jQuery
15 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
16 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
17 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
17 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
19 5 (7.58%) Web Development
19 5 (7.58%) Oracle
19 5 (7.58%) OO
19 5 (7.58%) Web Services
19 5 (7.58%) Windows
19 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
20 4 (6.06%) Web Design

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 8 (12.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (3.03%) IIS
4 1 (1.52%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.52%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.55%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (34.85%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.03%) JUnit
2 2 (3.03%) Selenium
3 1 (1.52%) NUnit
3 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 12 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (63.64%) .NET
2 36 (54.55%) HTML
3 33 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 27 (40.91%) CSS
5 10 (15.15%) WCF
5 10 (15.15%) jQuery
6 6 (9.09%) .NET Framework
7 5 (7.58%) Web Services
8 3 (4.55%) Ajax
8 3 (4.55%) WPF
8 3 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.55%) Swing
8 3 (4.55%) XML
9 2 (3.03%) J2EE
9 2 (3.03%) HTML5
9 2 (3.03%) Java EE
9 2 (3.03%) JSON
10 1 (1.52%) CSS3
10 1 (1.52%) XSLT
10 1 (1.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.03%) Social Media
3 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.58%) Windows
2 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 20 (30.30%) Scrum
3 16 (24.24%) Automated Testing
4 15 (22.73%) Migration
5 5 (7.58%) Web Development
5 5 (7.58%) OO
6 4 (6.06%) Web Design
6 4 (6.06%) UML
6 4 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.55%) Requirements Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) OOD
7 3 (4.55%) ITIL
7 3 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (3.03%) OOP
8 2 (3.03%) TDD
9 1 (1.52%) Unit Testing
9 1 (1.52%) Test Scripting
9 1 (1.52%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.52%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 52 (78.79%) SQL
2 42 (63.64%) C#
3 32 (48.48%) JavaScript
4 21 (31.82%) Java
5 13 (19.70%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.06%) C++
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.52%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.52%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
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