Period
to 1 April 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 1 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Decision-Making
South West > Somerset
6 months to
1 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 50 76 69
Rank change year-on-year +26 -7 +21
Permanent jobs citing Decision-Making 34 24 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Somerset 3.95% 2.21% 3.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.51% 2.45% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 31 18 26
Median annual salary £53,869 £50,164 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.39% +27.00% +7.48%
10th Percentile £46,250 £38,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £60,125 £50,000
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,164 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.31% +11.48% -5.26%

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 754 978 1,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 87.57% 90.22% 91.91%
Number of salaries quoted 634 673 904
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,029 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.07% +5.07% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,000 £27,197
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £60,000
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%

Decision-Making
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for Decision-Making in Somerset

Decision-Making
Salary Trend in Somerset

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Decision-Making in Somerset.

Salary trend for Decision-Making in Somerset

Decision-Making
Salary Histogram in Somerset

Salary distribution for jobs citing Decision-Making in Somerset over the 6 months to 1 April 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 1 April 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
Bath +12 23 £67,500 +28.57% 1
Taunton +14 9 £53,869 +7.39%
Decision-Making
South West

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
2 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
2 15 (44.12%) Systems Engineering
3 14 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (41.18%) Security Patching
3 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 14 (41.18%) NAS
3 14 (41.18%) 3PAR
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (41.18%) SAN
3 14 (41.18%) MCSE
3 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (41.18%) SCOM
3 14 (41.18%) SCVMM
3 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
4 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
5 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
5 9 (26.47%) Data Protection
5 9 (26.47%) GIS
5 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
5 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (26.47%) Computer Architecture
5 9 (26.47%) DevOps
5 9 (26.47%) Serverless
6 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development

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 1 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Cloud Services
1 9 (26.47%) Serverless
2 5 (14.71%) Azure
2 5 (14.71%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) NAS
1 14 (41.18%) SAN
2 2 (5.88%) Internet
3 1 (2.94%) LAN
3 1 (2.94%) WAN
3 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) GIS
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 5 (14.71%) OLAP
2 5 (14.71%) OLAP Cube
2 5 (14.71%) Power BI
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (2.94%) Big Data
3 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.94%) PostgreSQL
General
1 19 (55.88%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Marketing
3 1 (2.94%) Police
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 12 (35.29%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Principal Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Principal Software Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Software Engineer
3 6 (17.65%) Consultant
4 5 (14.71%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Customer Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
4 5 (14.71%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.76%) Data Centre Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Data Consultant
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Project Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 15 (44.12%) Data Centre
2 9 (26.47%) Data Protection Act
2 9 (26.47%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.94%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Mentoring
1 15 (44.12%) Systems Engineering
2 14 (41.18%) Computer Science
2 14 (41.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (41.18%) Security Patching
3 10 (29.41%) Software Engineering
4 9 (26.47%) Computer Architecture
4 9 (26.47%) Data Protection
4 9 (26.47%) DevOps
4 9 (26.47%) Test Automation
5 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (14.71%) Dimensional Modelling
7 2 (5.88%) Business Transformation
7 2 (5.88%) Change Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Business Development
8 1 (2.94%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.88%) C
4 1 (2.94%) Go
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) Python
4 1 (2.94%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Degree
2 14 (41.18%) Computer Science Degree
2 14 (41.18%) MCSE
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCA
3 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (44.12%) Active Directory
2 14 (41.18%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (44.12%) SCCM
2 14 (41.18%) SCOM
2 14 (41.18%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 19 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 14 (41.18%) 3PAR
3 1 (2.94%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Marketo
3 1 (2.94%) Salesforce.com