Period
to 25 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Computer Science Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 25 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South West > Somerset
6 months to
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 111 83
Rank change year-on-year +29 -28 -19
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 18 9 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.78% 0.67% 2.18%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.61% 2.60% 8.07%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 24
Somerset median annual salary £50,000 £19,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +153.16% -43.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £36,250 £16,250 £24,325
90th Percentile £61,250 £43,925 £57,625
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Computer Science Degree is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Somerset
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 209 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.63% 25.94% 27.02%
Number of salaries quoted 184 252 296
Somerset median annual salary £37,745 £38,250 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.32% +0.66% +11.76%
10th Percentile £24,099 £25,000 £26,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £72,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +3.85%

Computer Science Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Computer Science Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Somerset.

Salary trend for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree in Somerset over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Computer Science Degree in Somerset

Computer Science Degree
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 25 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath +13 8 £40,000 +128.57% 2
Taunton +12 5 - - 1
Yeovil - 3 £57,500 -
Clevedon - 1 £50,000 -
Axbridge - 1 £50,000 -
Computer Science Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2018, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 17 (94.44%) Computer Science
3 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 9 (50.00%) SDLC
4 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
5 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (38.89%) C++
5 7 (38.89%) HTML
5 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
5 7 (38.89%) OOA/OOD
5 7 (38.89%) OO
6 6 (33.33%) MVC
6 6 (33.33%) Scrum
6 6 (33.33%) C#
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) RESTful
7 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
7 5 (27.78%) HTML5
7 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
7 5 (27.78%) Syncsort
7 5 (27.78%) JSUnit
7 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
7 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET

Computer Science Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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 (5.56%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DHCP
1 1 (5.56%) SSH
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 3 (16.67%) Big Data
2 3 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.56%) Blockchain
4 1 (5.56%) GIS
4 1 (5.56%) NoSQL
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 1 (5.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) JSUnit
1 5 (27.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (11.11%) Electronics
1 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Automotive
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Software Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Product Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Product Owner
2 3 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Test Automation Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) C/C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) HTML
3 6 (33.33%) .NET
3 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 6 (33.33%) jQuery
3 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 5 (27.78%) ADO.NET
4 5 (27.78%) AngularJS
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (27.78%) Code First Entity Framework
4 5 (27.78%) Entity Framework
4 5 (27.78%) HTML5
5 2 (11.11%) LAMP
5 2 (11.11%) SOAP
6 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
6 1 (5.56%) Java EE
6 1 (5.56%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (5.56%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (94.44%) Computer Science
2 5 (27.78%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (5.56%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (27.78%) Unix
3 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.56%) Android
4 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) SDLC
2 8 (44.44%) Software Engineering
3 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (38.89%) OO
3 7 (38.89%) OOA/OOD
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
4 6 (33.33%) Scrum
5 5 (27.78%) Capacity Management
5 5 (27.78%) Customer Requirements
5 5 (27.78%) Inversion of Control
5 5 (27.78%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (27.78%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (27.78%) Unit Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Telematics
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) C++
1 7 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 5 (27.78%) SQL
4 3 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) VBScript
6 1 (5.56%) Ada
6 1 (5.56%) Assembly Language
6 1 (5.56%) C
6 1 (5.56%) Embedded C
6 1 (5.56%) Go
6 1 (5.56%) Perl
6 1 (5.56%) PHP
6 1 (5.56%) Python
6 1 (5.56%) R
6 1 (5.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 18 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (5.56%) CCNA
3 1 (5.56%) CIPD
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) Def Stans
2 1 (5.56%) MISRA
2 1 (5.56%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
1 1 (5.56%) FreeRADIUS
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) KVM
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Syncsort
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.56%) Cisco
3 1 (5.56%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle
3 1 (5.56%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware