The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Taunton region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 31 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 7.34% 17.65% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.34% 18.18% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 3
Median salary £21,000 £30,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -3.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Software 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
109 33 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 100.00% 97.06% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 82 29 82
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

The demand trend of job ads across the Taunton region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Taunton

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Taunton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Taunton region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) .NET
3 10 (83.33%) HTML
4 9 (75.00%) Java
4 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (75.00%) SQL
5 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (58.33%) jQuery
6 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
7 6 (50.00%) ITIL
7 6 (50.00%) UML
7 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
7 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
7 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
8 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
8 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
8 5 (41.67%) OO
8 5 (41.67%) Windows
9 4 (33.33%) MS Office
9 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
10 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
10 3 (25.00%) Scrum
11 2 (16.67%) Finance
11 2 (16.67%) ETL

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 5 (41.67%) TeamCity
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (91.67%) .NET
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
3 8 (66.67%) ASP.NET
4 7 (58.33%) jQuery
5 6 (50.00%) .NET Framework
6 2 (16.67%) CSS
7 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
7 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 6 (50.00%) UML
4 5 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (41.67%) OO
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (16.67%) ETL
7 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 2 (16.67%) Web Development
8 1 (8.33%) MVC
8 1 (8.33%) OOD
8 1 (8.33%) Refactoring
8 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (75.00%) Java
2 9 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 6 (50.00%) T-SQL
3 6 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle