Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Decision-Making skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Decision-Making over the 6 months to 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 66 68 78
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 +16
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 23 29 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 2.75% 2.89% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.16% 3.15% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 23
Somerset median annual salary £53,869 £50,164 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.39% +27.00% +8.22%
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £29,450
90th Percentile £71,250 £86,250 £48,250
South West median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.64% +22.22% +1.12%

Decision-Making 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 728 921 1,130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 87.19% 91.92% 92.09%
Number of salaries quoted 623 634 964
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +8.43% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,020 £26,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Decision-Making as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Somerset

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Somerset

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Decision-Making in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Decision-Making in Somerset

Decision-Making
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Decision-Making within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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
Taunton +7 9 £53,869 +7.39%
Bath +4 7 £50,000 - 3
Street -6 3 £67,500 -18.18%
Decision-Making
South West

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, IT jobs citing Decision-Making 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 Decision-Making.

1 9 (39.13%) GIS
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
1 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Architecture
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
1 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
1 9 (39.13%) Serverless
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Internet
3 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
3 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
3 4 (17.39%) Social Network
3 4 (17.39%) Network Management
3 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
3 4 (17.39%) Creative Thinking
3 4 (17.39%) Break/Fix
3 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (17.39%) Server Management
4 3 (13.04%) Azure
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 3 (13.04%) Finance
4 3 (13.04%) JavaScript

Decision-Making
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 4 (17.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Serverless
2 3 (13.04%) Azure
3 2 (8.70%) AWS
3 2 (8.70%) GCP
3 2 (8.70%) Power Platform
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Internet
2 1 (4.35%) LAN
2 1 (4.35%) NAS
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) WAN
2 1 (4.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) OLAP
2 2 (8.70%) OLAP Cube
2 2 (8.70%) Power BI
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Police
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Principal Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Principal Software Engineer
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Applications Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Customer Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Node.js Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Project Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Development Director
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation
5 1 (4.35%) Digital Transformation Director
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Transformation Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Node.js
1 2 (8.70%) REST
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.35%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) React
2 1 (4.35%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection Act
1 9 (39.13%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
3 4 (17.39%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Computer Architecture
1 9 (39.13%) Data Protection
1 9 (39.13%) DevOps
1 9 (39.13%) Software Engineering
1 9 (39.13%) Test Automation
2 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (17.39%) Application Packaging
2 4 (17.39%) Break/Fix
2 4 (17.39%) Creative Thinking
2 4 (17.39%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (17.39%) Server Management
2 4 (17.39%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.70%) Business Transformation
3 2 (8.70%) Change Management
3 2 (8.70%) Dimensional Modelling
3 2 (8.70%) OO
3 2 (8.70%) OOP
3 2 (8.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.70%) C
2 2 (8.70%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C#
3 1 (4.35%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) SC Cleared
1 4 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) CCA
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.35%) Docker
2 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) SCCM
2 1 (4.35%) Kubernetes
2 1 (4.35%) SCOM
2 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) 3PAR
2 1 (4.35%) Cisco