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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 5 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 12 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 23.53% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 24.49% - -
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 0
Average salary £31,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
49 101 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 96.08% 100.00% 95.92%
Number of salaries quoted 33 90 45
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £20,500 £22,036
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 19 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Taunton

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
2 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
3 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
4 14 (77.78%) C#
5 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
6 12 (66.67%) CSS
7 9 (50.00%) SQL
8 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
8 8 (44.44%) WCF
9 7 (38.89%) MVC
10 6 (33.33%) C++
11 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
12 4 (22.22%) OO
12 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
13 3 (16.67%) VBScript
13 3 (16.67%) VB
13 3 (16.67%) VB6
14 2 (11.11%) Degree
14 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
14 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
14 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
14 2 (11.11%) Scrum
14 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
14 2 (11.11%) ITIL
14 2 (11.11%) UML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (11.11%) IIS
1 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (88.89%) SQL Server
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.11%) NUnit
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) .NET
2 16 (88.89%) ASP.NET
3 12 (66.67%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) WCF
4 8 (44.44%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.11%) JSON
5 2 (11.11%) XML
5 2 (11.11%) RESTful
5 2 (11.11%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.11%) UNIX
1 2 (11.11%) Windows
1 2 (11.11%) Linux
1 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) MVC
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.11%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL
4 2 (11.11%) UML
4 2 (11.11%) OOP
4 2 (11.11%) OOA/OOD
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Refactoring
4 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) C#
3 13 (72.22%) VB.NET
4 9 (50.00%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) C++
6 3 (16.67%) VB6
6 3 (16.67%) VBScript
6 3 (16.67%) VB
7 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
1 2 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
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