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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 34 12 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 42.50% 37.50% 25.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.59% 37.50% 27.27%
Number of salaries quoted 31 12 12
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Job Titles Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
78 32 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.50% 100.00% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 66 27 43
Average salary £33,800 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Developer
Somerset

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 23 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 38 (59.38%) HTML
2 35 (54.69%) SQL
3 33 (51.56%) CSS
4 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
5 25 (39.06%) .NET
6 24 (37.50%) C#
7 20 (31.25%) Java
8 17 (26.56%) Scrum
8 17 (26.56%) PHP
8 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
9 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
10 14 (21.88%) MySQL
11 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
11 13 (20.31%) Ajax
12 11 (17.19%) jQuery
13 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
13 10 (15.63%) Migration
13 10 (15.63%) Digital Media
14 9 (14.06%) Web Application Development
14 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
14 9 (14.06%) Web Services
15 8 (12.50%) Web Development
15 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
15 8 (12.50%) WCF
16 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (10.94%) MVC
16 7 (10.94%) CMS
16 7 (10.94%) HTML5
17 6 (9.38%) LAMP
17 6 (9.38%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.56%) Drupal
3 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (26.56%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) MySQL
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.56%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.13%) JUnit
2 2 (3.13%) Selenium
2 2 (3.13%) FitNesse
3 1 (1.56%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) NUnit
General
1 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (59.38%) HTML
2 33 (51.56%) CSS
3 25 (39.06%) .NET
4 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
5 13 (20.31%) Ajax
6 11 (17.19%) jQuery
7 9 (14.06%) Web Services
8 8 (12.50%) WCF
8 8 (12.50%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.94%) HTML5
10 6 (9.38%) LAMP
11 5 (7.81%) WPF
12 4 (6.25%) Swing
13 3 (4.69%) Java SE
14 2 (3.13%) Java EE
14 2 (3.13%) JSON
14 2 (3.13%) Silverlight
14 2 (3.13%) Google Maps API
14 2 (3.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 2 (3.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Digital Media
2 6 (9.38%) W3C
3 2 (3.13%) Social Media
4 1 (1.56%) Statistics
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) Windows
2 2 (3.13%) Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.56%) Scrum
2 13 (20.31%) Automated Testing
3 10 (15.63%) Migration
4 9 (14.06%) Web Application Development
5 8 (12.50%) Web Development
6 7 (10.94%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.94%) MVC
7 6 (9.38%) OOP
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
9 4 (6.25%) Web Design
10 3 (4.69%) OOD
10 3 (4.69%) Project Management
10 3 (4.69%) OO
10 3 (4.69%) ITIL
10 3 (4.69%) Unit Testing
10 3 (4.69%) TDD
10 3 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (3.13%) MVVM
11 2 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 35 (54.69%) SQL
2 30 (46.88%) JavaScript
3 24 (37.50%) C#
4 20 (31.25%) Java
5 17 (26.56%) PHP
6 9 (14.06%) VB.NET
7 6 (9.38%) PHP5
8 4 (6.25%) C++
9 1 (1.56%) Python
9 1 (1.56%) Ruby
9 1 (1.56%) Groovy
9 1 (1.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.56%) Scala
9 1 (1.56%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Puppet
1 1 (1.56%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.13%) Google
2 2 (3.13%) Oracle
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Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + excellent pension and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday