The median annual salary for a Developer was £39,750 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
South West / Somerset
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 222 215 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 35.24% 34.46% 41.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.33% 35.02% 41.63%
Number of salaries quoted 200 204 196
Median salary £39,750 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Somerset
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 611 614 490
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset 96.98% 98.40% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 504 541 433
Median salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Somerset that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Somerset

Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Developer in Somerset

Developer
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Somerset over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Somerset

Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bath 0 102 £40,000 - 33
Taunton -3 36 £36,000 -4.00% 4
Street +12 12 £42,500 -34.61% 2
Portishead +9 4 £45,000 +24.13%
Yeovil -8 3 - -
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £25,000 -
Clevedon +2 1 £32,500 +8.33%
Cheddar - 1 £42,500 -
Developer
South West

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Somerset region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 224 (50.11%) .NET
2 213 (47.65%) C#
3 199 (44.52%) JavaScript
4 195 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
5 180 (40.27%) HTML
6 166 (37.14%) ASP.NET
7 160 (35.79%) SQL Server
8 159 (35.57%) MVC
9 136 (30.43%) SQL
10 130 (29.08%) CSS
11 122 (27.29%) Scrum
12 118 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC
13 115 (25.73%) Java
14 106 (23.71%) .NET Framework
15 92 (20.58%) Team Foundation Server
16 86 (19.24%) Entity Framework
17 85 (19.02%) jQuery
18 81 (18.12%) PHP
18 81 (18.12%) Microsoft
19 77 (17.23%) Software Engineering
20 75 (16.78%) TDD
21 72 (16.11%) AngularJS
22 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
23 70 (15.66%) Unit Testing
24 59 (13.20%) HTML5
25 58 (12.98%) Web Development
26 55 (12.30%) Finance
27 53 (11.86%) SDLC
28 51 (11.41%) Node.js
29 50 (11.19%) XML

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 41 (9.17%) IIS
2 25 (5.59%) SharePoint
3 22 (4.92%) WordPress
4 16 (3.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 15 (3.36%) Tomcat
6 13 (2.91%) JBoss
7 9 (2.01%) Apache
7 9 (2.01%) CMS
7 9 (2.01%) NServiceBus
8 8 (1.79%) Apache Spark
9 5 (1.12%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.12%) Jetty
9 5 (1.12%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.67%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.45%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.45%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.22%) Drupal
13 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (7.38%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.79%) MS Office
3 6 (1.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.67%) Magento
2 3 (0.67%) Sage 1000
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 2 (0.45%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 28 (6.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (1.34%) SaaS
4 3 (0.67%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 3 (0.67%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.22%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.80%) Internet
2 11 (2.46%) Kerberos
3 4 (0.89%) Intranet
4 3 (0.67%) HTTP
5 2 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.22%) ICMP
6 1 (0.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (35.79%) SQL Server
2 45 (10.07%) MySQL
3 44 (9.84%) NoSQL
4 27 (6.04%) Hadoop
5 24 (5.37%) MongoDB
6 23 (5.15%) Relational Database
7 19 (4.25%) SQL Server 2012
8 18 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 17 (3.80%) Big Data
10 16 (3.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
12 9 (2.01%) SQL Server 2014
12 9 (2.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.79%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 6 (1.34%) Redis
16 5 (1.12%) Apache Accumulo
16 5 (1.12%) Apache Hive
16 5 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
16 5 (1.12%) HBase
Development Applications
1 92 (20.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 71 (15.88%) Git (software)
3 44 (9.84%) Visual Studio
4 31 (6.94%) Eclipse
5 30 (6.71%) JUnit
5 30 (6.71%) Visual Studio Team System
6 28 (6.26%) Maven
7 24 (5.37%) Selenium
8 23 (5.15%) Subversion
9 20 (4.47%) SpecFlow
10 11 (2.46%) Grunt
10 11 (2.46%) Vagrant
11 7 (1.57%) JIRA
12 6 (1.34%) Jenkins
12 6 (1.34%) Mercurial
13 5 (1.12%) EasyMock
13 5 (1.12%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.12%) Mockito
13 5 (1.12%) WebLogic Workshop
14 4 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 55 (12.30%) Finance
2 12 (2.68%) Telecoms
3 8 (1.79%) Banking
4 6 (1.34%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.12%) Advertising
5 5 (1.12%) Electronics
5 5 (1.12%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.89%) Marketing
7 3 (0.67%) Aerospace
7 3 (0.67%) Games
7 3 (0.67%) Retail
8 2 (0.45%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 224 (50.11%) .NET
2 180 (40.27%) HTML
3 166 (37.14%) ASP.NET
4 130 (29.08%) CSS
5 118 (26.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 106 (23.71%) .NET Framework
7 86 (19.24%) Entity Framework
8 85 (19.02%) jQuery
9 72 (16.11%) AngularJS
10 59 (13.20%) HTML5
11 51 (11.41%) Node.js
12 50 (11.19%) WPF
12 50 (11.19%) XML
13 49 (10.96%) RESTful
14 47 (10.51%) Spring
15 45 (10.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 44 (9.84%) ASP.NET Web API
16 44 (9.84%) Hibernate
17 38 (8.50%) WCF
18 37 (8.28%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.80%) User Experience
3 13 (2.91%) Mobile App
4 8 (1.79%) BBC
4 8 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (1.79%) Social Media
5 6 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.12%) Hedge funds
7 4 (0.89%) Data Centre
7 4 (0.89%) Replication
7 4 (0.89%) Streaming Music
8 3 (0.67%) Blog
8 3 (0.67%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (0.67%) N-Tier
9 2 (0.45%) Digital Media
9 2 (0.45%) Fintech
9 2 (0.45%) iPad
9 2 (0.45%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.22%) Arduino
10 1 (0.22%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 48 (10.74%) Linux
1 48 (10.74%) Windows
2 25 (5.59%) Windows Server
3 17 (3.80%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (2.46%) Mac OS X
5 7 (1.57%) Android
5 7 (1.57%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.67%) Unix
7 2 (0.45%) CentOS
7 2 (0.45%) Debian
8 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
8 1 (0.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (43.62%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (35.57%) MVC
3 122 (27.29%) Scrum
4 77 (17.23%) Software Engineering
5 75 (16.78%) TDD
6 70 (15.66%) Unit Testing
7 58 (12.98%) Web Development
8 53 (11.86%) SDLC
9 45 (10.07%) Automated Testing
10 34 (7.61%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (7.16%) OO
12 28 (6.26%) UML
13 26 (5.82%) Front End Development
13 26 (5.82%) OOP
14 24 (5.37%) ETL
14 24 (5.37%) Microservices
15 22 (4.92%) Line Management
16 21 (4.70%) Continuous Delivery
16 21 (4.70%) Data Protection
17 20 (4.47%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 213 (47.65%) C#
2 199 (44.52%) JavaScript
3 136 (30.43%) SQL
4 115 (25.73%) Java
5 81 (18.12%) PHP
6 43 (9.62%) T-SQL
7 33 (7.38%) Python
8 31 (6.94%) PowerShell
9 25 (5.59%) C
10 17 (3.80%) C++
11 13 (2.91%) Ruby
12 12 (2.68%) Perl
13 11 (2.46%) XPath
13 11 (2.46%) XQuery
14 9 (2.01%) Bash Shell
15 8 (1.79%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.89%) Scala
17 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
17 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
17 3 (0.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (9.17%) Security Cleared
2 40 (8.95%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.37%) Degree
4 14 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
5 6 (1.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.67%) MCSA
6 3 (0.67%) MCSD
7 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (0.67%) QA
1 3 (0.67%) SLA
2 1 (0.22%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (2.68%) Docker
2 11 (2.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (2.24%) Ansible
2 5 (1.12%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.12%) Oozie
3 2 (0.45%) HockeyApp
3 2 (0.45%) Puppet
4 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 81 (18.12%) Microsoft
2 40 (8.95%) Xamarin
3 25 (5.59%) Oracle
4 13 (2.91%) Google
5 8 (1.79%) Apple
5 8 (1.79%) Facebook
5 8 (1.79%) Sony
5 8 (1.79%) Yahoo!
6 5 (1.12%) Zend
7 4 (0.89%) Infobright
7 4 (0.89%) SAP
7 4 (0.89%) Tableau
8 3 (0.67%) OpenText
8 3 (0.67%) Sage
9 2 (0.45%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.22%) Adobe
10 1 (0.22%) Sybase
Somerset
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + On application
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus and flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Wessex Water
Salary: Circa £45k dependent on experience + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bath
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Taunton
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + training allowance and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £200 - £250 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Unit 504 Cannon Wharf Business Unit, Pell Street,...
Masters of Pie
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 a year
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bath, Avon
Bath Spa University
Salary: From £32,004 to £36,001 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
Service Care Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary
Posted: 10 days ago
London, Fleet Street
Mediaforce
Salary: Circa £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Bath, Avon
Darwin Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus & Equity
Posted: 2 days ago
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bath, Avon
People Source Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago