Period
to 18 August 2018

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 18 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 32 93
Rank change year-on-year -32 +61 -15
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 24 96 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.74% 7.26% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.01% 7.74% 2.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 72 45
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -36.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £28,750
90th Percentile £61,500 £78,750 £51,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -3.61% +3.75% -5.88%

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 797 1,241 1,202
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.98% 93.80% 91.41%
Number of salaries quoted 678 950 1,073
Somerset median annual salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +9.59%
10th Percentile £26,675 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 August 2018.

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 18 August 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 -20 9 £60,000 -7.69%
Clevedon +4 6 £23,000 -
Taunton +9 4 £34,832 -7.11%
Wells - 4 £50,000 -
Yeovil - 1 £32,000 -
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 18 August 2018, 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 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Kanban
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (29.17%) DevOps
4 7 (29.17%) .NET
4 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
5 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Business Development
5 6 (25.00%) B2B
5 6 (25.00%) Python
5 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 6 (25.00%) B2B Sales
6 5 (20.83%) Microservices
6 5 (20.83%) AWS Certification
6 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 5 (20.83%) Java
6 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
7 4 (16.67%) Human Factors
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
7 4 (16.67%) C++
8 3 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
8 3 (12.50%) PowerShell

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 2 (8.33%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (20.83%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (8.33%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Functions
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
3 2 (8.33%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (8.33%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 2 (8.33%) JMeter
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
1 2 (8.33%) SoapUI
1 2 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Business Development Manager
1 6 (25.00%) Business Manager
1 6 (25.00%) Development Manager
2 4 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Test Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Applications Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Architect
4 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead .NET Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead C# Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) .NET
2 3 (12.50%) Web Services
3 2 (8.33%) CSS
3 2 (8.33%) HTML
3 2 (8.33%) Node.js
4 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Public Cloud
4 2 (8.33%) User Experience
5 1 (4.17%) 3D Printing
5 1 (4.17%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Kanban
3 7 (29.17%) DevOps
3 7 (29.17%) Test Automation
4 6 (25.00%) B2B
4 6 (25.00%) B2B Sales
4 6 (25.00%) Business Development
4 6 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 5 (20.83%) Microservices
5 5 (20.83%) Scrum
6 4 (16.67%) Human Factors
6 4 (16.67%) Mathematics
6 4 (16.67%) Software Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Visualisation
7 3 (12.50%) Analytics
7 3 (12.50%) Artificial Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) Machine Learning
8 2 (8.33%) BDD
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (33.33%) C#
2 6 (25.00%) Python
3 5 (20.83%) Java
4 4 (16.67%) C++
5 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
6 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.33%) Ruby
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) AWS Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Degree
3 2 (8.33%) DV Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB
3 2 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (8.33%) MCSD
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Xerox