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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 5
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 43.21% 35.48% 23.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 44.30% 35.48% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 11 11
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
79 31 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 97.53% 100.00% 93.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67 26 43
Average salary £33,600 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -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 £47,950
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
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 18 April 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 18 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 41 (58.57%) HTML
2 37 (52.86%) SQL
3 34 (48.57%) CSS
4 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
5 30 (42.86%) .NET
6 28 (40.00%) C#
7 21 (30.00%) Scrum
8 20 (28.57%) Java
9 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
10 18 (25.71%) PHP
11 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
12 14 (20.00%) MySQL
13 13 (18.57%) Automated Testing
13 13 (18.57%) Ajax
14 12 (17.14%) jQuery
15 11 (15.71%) VB.NET
15 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
16 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 10 (14.29%) Migration
16 10 (14.29%) Digital Media
17 9 (12.86%) Web Services
17 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
17 9 (12.86%) Web Development
17 9 (12.86%) WCF
18 8 (11.43%) WPF
18 8 (11.43%) HTML5
18 8 (11.43%) MVC
18 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
19 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
19 7 (10.00%) CMS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 7 (10.00%) CMS
3 1 (1.43%) IIS
3 1 (1.43%) WordPress
3 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.43%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (27.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.00%) MySQL
3 6 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) Selenium
2 2 (2.86%) FitNesse
2 2 (2.86%) JUnit
3 1 (1.43%) NUnit
3 1 (1.43%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.86%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (58.57%) HTML
2 34 (48.57%) CSS
3 30 (42.86%) .NET
4 17 (24.29%) ASP.NET
5 13 (18.57%) Ajax
6 12 (17.14%) jQuery
7 11 (15.71%) .NET Framework
8 9 (12.86%) Web Services
8 9 (12.86%) WCF
9 8 (11.43%) WPF
9 8 (11.43%) HTML5
10 6 (8.57%) LAMP
11 4 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 4 (5.71%) Silverlight
11 4 (5.71%) Swing
12 3 (4.29%) Java SE
13 2 (2.86%) Google Maps API
13 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (2.86%) JSON
13 2 (2.86%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 6 (8.57%) W3C
3 2 (2.86%) Social Media
4 1 (1.43%) Statistics
4 1 (1.43%) Open Source
4 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
3 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) Scrum
2 13 (18.57%) Automated Testing
3 10 (14.29%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) Web Development
5 8 (11.43%) MVC
5 8 (11.43%) Web Application Development
6 7 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.57%) OOP
8 5 (7.14%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.71%) MVVM
9 4 (5.71%) Unit Testing
9 4 (5.71%) TDD
9 4 (5.71%) Web Design
10 3 (4.29%) Project Management
10 3 (4.29%) ITIL
10 3 (4.29%) OO
10 3 (4.29%) OOD
10 3 (4.29%) Requirements Analysis
11 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (2.86%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (52.86%) SQL
2 33 (47.14%) JavaScript
3 28 (40.00%) C#
4 20 (28.57%) Java
5 18 (25.71%) PHP
6 11 (15.71%) VB.NET
7 6 (8.57%) PHP5
7 6 (8.57%) C++
8 1 (1.43%) Clojure
8 1 (1.43%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) Ruby
8 1 (1.43%) Groovy
8 1 (1.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.43%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (4.29%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
1 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.86%) Google
2 2 (2.86%) Oracle
Taunton, Somerset
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago