Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Computer Science Degree
South West > Somerset
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 82 75
Rank change year-on-year +9 -7 -9
Permanent jobs citing Computer Science Degree 39 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 3.01% 2.46% 2.72%
As % of the Qualifications category 15.00% 9.01% 10.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 34 34
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £44,375
South West median annual salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +7.14% +7.69%

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 260 355 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 20.05% 27.33% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 215 264 283
Somerset median annual salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £25,500 £21,750 £21,800
90th Percentile £53,100 £52,500 £50,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 14 December 2017.

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 14 December 2017. 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 -16 25 £40,000 +23.08%
Portishead +2 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Frome - 2 - -
Taunton +19 1 £38,500 +92.50%
Clevedon - 1 - -
Computer Science Degree
South West

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Computer Science Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region with a requirement for Computer Science Degree.

1 39 (100.00%) Degree
2 38 (97.44%) Computer Science
3 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
4 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 12 (30.77%) SQL
5 12 (30.77%) Linux
5 12 (30.77%) QA
6 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
6 11 (28.21%) Finance
7 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
7 10 (25.64%) OO
7 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (25.64%) Low Latency
7 10 (25.64%) SDLC
8 9 (23.08%) MySQL
9 8 (20.51%) LAMP
9 8 (20.51%) .NET
9 8 (20.51%) Open Source
9 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
10 7 (17.95%) Web Services
10 7 (17.95%) Python
10 7 (17.95%) Windows
10 7 (17.95%) CSS
10 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
10 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
10 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
11 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
11 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
11 6 (15.38%) Behat

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 3 (7.69%) Apache Solr
1 3 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (5.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (7.69%) GitHub
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) MySQL
3 6 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.26%) CouchDB
4 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
5 3 (7.69%) MongoDB
5 3 (7.69%) NoSQL
5 3 (7.69%) Redis
6 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.56%) GIS
Development Applications
1 6 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
3 4 (10.26%) gulp
4 3 (7.69%) Codeception
4 3 (7.69%) Grunt
4 3 (7.69%) PHPUnit
4 3 (7.69%) Subversion
4 3 (7.69%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Manufacturing
3 6 (15.38%) Banking
4 4 (10.26%) Electronics
4 4 (10.26%) Marketing
4 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.69%) Games
6 1 (2.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Software Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (15.38%) Financial Services Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Junior
3 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) QA Automation Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) QA Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) QA Test Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Software QA Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Software Test Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Project Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Technical Services Manager
3 6 (15.38%) Test Automation Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Test Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Senior Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate
5 4 (10.26%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
1 8 (20.51%) LAMP
2 7 (17.95%) CSS
2 7 (17.95%) Web Services
3 6 (15.38%) Behat
3 6 (15.38%) HTML
4 4 (10.26%) AngularJS
4 4 (10.26%) HTML5
4 4 (10.26%) Sass
5 3 (7.69%) Doctrine
5 3 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 3 (7.69%) Java EE
5 3 (7.69%) jQuery
5 3 (7.69%) Kafka
5 3 (7.69%) Natural Language Processing
5 3 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (7.69%) Regular Expression
5 3 (7.69%) Symfony
6 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.13%) React
Miscellaneous
1 38 (97.44%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (5.13%) User Experience
4 1 (2.56%) BBC
4 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.77%) Linux
2 7 (17.95%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Windows Server
3 6 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 6 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Software Engineering
2 13 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 10 (25.64%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (25.64%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (25.64%) Low Latency
3 10 (25.64%) OO
3 10 (25.64%) SDLC
4 8 (20.51%) Open Source
4 8 (20.51%) Software Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Defect Management
5 6 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.38%) Load Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Mathematics
5 6 (15.38%) MVC
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Testing
5 6 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.82%) BDD
6 5 (12.82%) OOP
6 5 (12.82%) TDD
7 4 (10.26%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
3 7 (17.95%) Python
4 6 (15.38%) C#
4 6 (15.38%) PHP
4 6 (15.38%) VBScript
5 5 (12.82%) C++
5 5 (12.82%) Java
6 4 (10.26%) Bash Shell
6 4 (10.26%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.69%) PHP 7
7 3 (7.69%) XPath
8 1 (2.56%) ES6
8 1 (2.56%) RPG
8 1 (2.56%) Scala
Qualifications
1 39 (100.00%) Degree
2 6 (15.38%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.69%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.56%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.77%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) SAP
3 3 (7.69%) Zend
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle