The table below looks at the statistics for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 26 6 10
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 4.81% 17.54% 6.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.85% 17.86% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £41,000 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.20% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
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
103 56 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 99.04% 98.25% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 97 38 37
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,000 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Taunton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 23 (100.00%) C#
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 20 (86.96%) CSS
4 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (69.57%) .NET Framework
6 14 (60.87%) MVC
7 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
8 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
8 12 (52.17%) jQuery
8 12 (52.17%) HTML5
9 11 (47.83%) CSS3
9 11 (47.83%) TDD
10 10 (43.48%) Ajax
10 10 (43.48%) JSON
10 10 (43.48%) Entity Framework
11 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (39.13%) Subversion
11 9 (39.13%) Scrum
11 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
12 8 (34.78%) VB
12 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
12 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET
12 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (34.78%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 7 (30.43%) IIS
13 7 (30.43%) Web Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Taunton region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (30.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Subversion
1 9 (39.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (34.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.35%) NUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 21 (91.30%) HTML
3 20 (86.96%) CSS
4 16 (69.57%) .NET Framework
5 12 (52.17%) HTML5
5 12 (52.17%) jQuery
6 11 (47.83%) CSS3
7 10 (43.48%) Ajax
7 10 (43.48%) Entity Framework
7 10 (43.48%) JSON
8 9 (39.13%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (34.78%) ADO.NET
9 8 (34.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 8 (34.78%) Razor View Engine
10 7 (30.43%) WCF
10 7 (30.43%) Web Services
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
12 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (4.35%) WPF
13 1 (4.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (73.91%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (60.87%) MVC
3 11 (47.83%) TDD
4 9 (39.13%) Scrum
5 3 (13.04%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.35%) OO
6 1 (4.35%) Open Source
6 1 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (91.30%) SQL
3 13 (56.52%) JavaScript
4 9 (39.13%) VB.NET
5 8 (34.78%) VB
6 1 (4.35%) C++
6 1 (4.35%) Java
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Google
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
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