Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 6 months to 12 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
South West > Somerset
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 97 78
Rank change year-on-year +14 -19 +17
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 12 22 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.23% 1.70% 2.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.33% 1.84% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 37
Somerset median annual salary £45,814 £44,000 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.12% +28.47% -20.35%
10th Percentile £41,689 £39,150 £21,750
90th Percentile £48,750 £55,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -5.88%

Service Management 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 900 1,196 1,208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 92.21% 92.28% 92.00%
Number of salaries quoted 654 1,005 1,018
Somerset median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Service Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Somerset

Service Management
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Somerset

Service Management
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Service Management within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 12 December 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
Taunton -4 7 £44,529 +10.63%
Clevedon - 3 £47,500 -
Bath +16 1 - -
Service Management
South West

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT jobs citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 7 (58.33%) .NET
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (50.00%) WPF
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Xamarin
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (41.67%) C#
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (25.00%) Java
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
7 1 (8.33%) SQL
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Linux
7 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World

Service Management
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 (8.33%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (50.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Customer Services Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Lead .NET Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Lead Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
3 2 (16.67%) Java Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Java Software Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) C# Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (58.33%) .NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (50.00%) WPF
3 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (58.33%) Test Automation
2 6 (50.00%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) System Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Technical Leadership
3 5 (41.67%) Software Engineering
4 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
5 3 (25.00%) Scrum
6 2 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) Unit Testing
7 1 (8.33%) ITIL
7 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 1 (8.33%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C#
2 3 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 3 (25.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Xamarin