Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Customer Requirements
South West > Somerset
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 60 92
Rank change year-on-year -13 +32 -28
Permanent jobs citing Customer Requirements 11 55 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.28% 4.24% 1.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 4.59% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 44
Somerset median annual salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% -36.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £26,250 £31,102
90th Percentile £51,500 £80,250 £46,250
South West median annual salary £39,000 £41,500 £38,250
% change year-on-year -6.02% +8.50% -10.00%

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 778 1,197 1,239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.57% 92.22% 92.81%
Number of salaries quoted 644 983 1,080
Somerset median annual salary £43,625 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.43% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,848 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £44,515 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.74% +6.25% -

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 22 October 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 22 October 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
Clevedon +5 7 £23,500 - 1
Wells - 2 £50,000 -
Taunton +3 1 £37,500 +3.45%
Bath -5 1 £35,000 -12.50%
Customer Requirements
South West

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 4 (36.36%) Project Management
1 4 (36.36%) B2B
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) B2B Sales
1 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
2 3 (27.27%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Human Factors
3 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing

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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Business Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Development Manager
2 2 (18.18%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) IT Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Software Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Test Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) B2B
1 4 (36.36%) B2B Sales
1 4 (36.36%) Business Development
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Presales
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Human Factors
3 2 (18.18%) Kanban
3 2 (18.18%) Mathematics
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
4 1 (9.09%) Logistics
4 1 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) HNC
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft