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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 26 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 27.96% 52.31% 33.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.89% 53.97% 34.07%
Number of salaries quoted 26 31 31
Average salary £31,500 £32,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.56% +1.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,902 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
87 63 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 93.55% 96.92% 98.91%
Number of salaries quoted 76 58 87
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +8.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 45 (77.59%) C#
1 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
4 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
5 29 (50.00%) HTML
6 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
7 21 (36.21%) Web Application Development
8 18 (31.03%) CSS
9 13 (22.41%) Java
9 13 (22.41%) Scrum
10 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
10 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
10 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
12 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
12 10 (17.24%) ITIL
12 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (17.24%) jQuery
13 9 (15.52%) User Experience
13 9 (15.52%) Migration
14 8 (13.79%) MVC
14 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
14 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
16 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
16 6 (10.34%) Oracle
16 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
16 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
16 6 (10.34%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (20.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.62%) K2 blackpearl
3 3 (5.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.17%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) MS Office
1 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (43.10%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (13.79%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.45%) NUnit
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) JUnit
General
1 6 (10.34%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.45%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (77.59%) .NET
2 34 (58.62%) ASP.NET
3 29 (50.00%) HTML
4 18 (31.03%) CSS
5 10 (17.24%) jQuery
6 6 (10.34%) WCF
7 5 (8.62%) HTML5
7 5 (8.62%) XSLT
8 4 (6.90%) .NET Framework
9 3 (5.17%) XML
10 2 (3.45%) J2EE
10 2 (3.45%) Java EE
10 2 (3.45%) Swing
10 2 (3.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (15.52%) User Experience
3 6 (10.34%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.45%) Windows
1 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) Web Application Development
2 13 (22.41%) Scrum
3 11 (18.97%) Automated Testing
4 10 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (17.24%) ITIL
5 9 (15.52%) Migration
6 8 (13.79%) MVC
7 6 (10.34%) PRINCE2
7 6 (10.34%) Unit Testing
8 5 (8.62%) Test Scripting
8 5 (8.62%) UML
9 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 3 (5.17%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.45%) Service Delivery
11 2 (3.45%) OOP
11 2 (3.45%) OO
11 2 (3.45%) Mentoring
11 2 (3.45%) TDD
11 2 (3.45%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (77.59%) C#
2 38 (65.52%) SQL
3 31 (53.45%) JavaScript
4 13 (22.41%) Java
5 12 (20.69%) VB.NET
6 7 (12.07%) PowerShell
7 3 (5.17%) VB6
7 3 (5.17%) VBScript
7 3 (5.17%) VB
8 2 (3.45%) C++
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (17.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Oracle
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