Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Customer Requirements skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Customer Requirements over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
South West > Somerset
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 78 94 70
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 -1
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 18 18 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.80% 1.45% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.97% 1.58% 3.81%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 43
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +6.06% -47.20%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £30,650
90th Percentile £61,750 £57,500 £43,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +13.33% -6.25%

Customer Requirements is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Somerset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 916 1,140 1,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.78% 92.01% 92.39%
Number of salaries quoted 632 976 965
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,300 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Customer Requirements
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Customer Requirements as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Customer Requirements in Somerset

Customer Requirements
Salary Trend in Somerset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Somerset.

Salary trend for Customer Requirements in Somerset

Customer Requirements
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Customer Requirements in Somerset over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Customer Requirements in Somerset

Customer Requirements
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Customer Requirements within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 20 January 2019. 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
Clevedon +18 15 £40,000 +70.21%
Bath +11 3 £62,500 +13.64% 3
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Customer Requirements 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 Customer Requirements.

1 12 (66.67%) Presales
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (50.00%) SQL
3 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (50.00%) Office 365
4 7 (38.89%) Business Development
5 5 (27.78%) B2B
5 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
5 5 (27.78%) B2B Sales
5 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (16.67%) Linux
7 2 (11.11%) Python
7 2 (11.11%) C
7 2 (11.11%) C++
7 2 (11.11%) HTML
7 2 (11.11%) Java
7 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
7 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
7 2 (11.11%) Docker
7 2 (11.11%) Microservices
7 2 (11.11%) Marketing
7 2 (11.11%) Degree
7 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
7 2 (11.11%) REST
8 1 (5.56%) Cacti
8 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
8 1 (5.56%) VPLS
8 1 (5.56%) Project Planning

Customer Requirements
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 9 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 9 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Bluetooth
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (11.11%) ZigBee
2 1 (5.56%) BGP
2 1 (5.56%) DHCP
2 1 (5.56%) DNS
2 1 (5.56%) IPv4
2 1 (5.56%) IPv6
2 1 (5.56%) MPLS
2 1 (5.56%) Multicast
2 1 (5.56%) OSPF
2 1 (5.56%) PPP
2 1 (5.56%) TACACS
2 1 (5.56%) VPLS
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Senior Support Engineer
1 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Business Development Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Business Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Development Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Field Applications Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Field Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Presales Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) HTML
1 2 (11.11%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (5.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Presales
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 7 (38.89%) Business Development
4 5 (27.78%) B2B
4 5 (27.78%) B2B Sales
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
6 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) C
2 2 (11.11%) C++
2 2 (11.11%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (5.56%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) HNC
2 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Cacti
1 1 (5.56%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Extreme Networks
2 1 (5.56%) Juniper