Period
to 19 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Innovative Thinking skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Innovative Thinking over the 6 months to 19 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Innovative Thinking
South West > Somerset
6 months to
19 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 112 110
Rank change year-on-year +30 -2 -
Permanent jobs citing Innovative Thinking 2 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.24% 0.38% 0.076%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.41% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 0
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
South West median annual salary £65,000 £46,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +40.54% -7.50% -4.76%

Innovative Thinking 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 771 1,223 1,207
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.92% 92.65% 92.07%
Number of salaries quoted 652 965 1,058
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £60,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.38% +5.00% -

Innovative Thinking
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Innovative Thinking as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Innovative Thinking in Somerset

Innovative Thinking
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Innovative Thinking in Somerset

Innovative Thinking
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 19 September 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 +39 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Innovative Thinking
South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2018, IT jobs citing Innovative Thinking 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 Innovative Thinking.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving

Innovative Thinking
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:

Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVVM
1 2 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript