The table below looks at the statistics for SharePoint skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SharePoint 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
Microsoft SharePoint
Rank 10 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing SharePoint 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 13.73% 13.11% 16.00%
As % of the Application Platforms category 50.00% 80.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £32,793 £37,800 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.24% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,701 £24,586 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
SharePoint
Somerset

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the Taunton region.

Application Platforms Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
14 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 27.45% 16.39% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 4
Average salary £33,884 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.25% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,021 £25,000 £29,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

SharePoint
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SharePoint across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

SharePoint Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

SharePoint
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

SharePoint Salary Trend in Taunton

SharePoint
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing SharePoint also 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 that cited SharePoint.

1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) C#
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 8 (66.67%) SQL
4 7 (58.33%) C++
4 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
5 6 (50.00%) Scrum
5 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
6 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
6 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (33.33%) Windows
8 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (25.00%) ITIL
8 3 (25.00%) Oracle
8 3 (25.00%) WCF
8 3 (25.00%) WPF
8 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
9 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
9 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010

SharePoint
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Taunton region citing SharePoint also 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 that cited SharePoint. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
1 2 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (8.33%) K2 blackpearl
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) NUnit
2 2 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) C# Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior C# Software Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (16.67%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Coordinator
6 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Developer
6 1 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (83.33%) HTML
1 10 (83.33%) .NET
2 9 (75.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (25.00%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (16.67%) CSS
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (8.33%) XML
5 1 (8.33%) XSL
5 1 (8.33%) XSLT
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 6 (50.00%) Scrum
2 6 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Line Management
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (8.33%) Migration
5 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (8.33%) UML
5 1 (8.33%) RAD
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (83.33%) C#
2 8 (66.67%) SQL
3 7 (58.33%) C++
4 3 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (16.67%) VB6
5 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
5 2 (16.67%) VB
6 1 (8.33%) C
6 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) MCSD
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (8.33%) ISEB
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (25.00%) Oracle