Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for Software Delivery skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Delivery over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Delivery
South West > Somerset
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 77 82 97
Rank change year-on-year +5 +15 -4
Permanent jobs citing Software Delivery 11 33 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.28% 2.56% 1.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 2.78% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 41 43
Somerset median annual salary £44,750 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.50% +25.00% -15.79%
10th Percentile £39,782 £26,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £87,500 £53,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% -1.96% -1.19%

Software Delivery 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 781 1,189 1,235
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 90.60% 92.24% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 650 979 1,080
Somerset median annual salary £43,000 £41,377 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.92% +3.44% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £57,625
South West median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Software Delivery
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

Job postings citing Software Delivery as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Somerset.

Job vacancy trend for Software Delivery in Somerset

Software Delivery
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for Software Delivery in Somerset

Software Delivery
Salary Histogram in Somerset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Delivery in Somerset over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Delivery in Somerset

Software Delivery
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Delivery within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 17 October 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 +11 6 £42,028 +31.34%
Bath +12 3 £100,000 +100.00%
Yeovil - 1 £50,000 -
Software Delivery
South West

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT jobs citing Software Delivery 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 Software Delivery.

1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) Java
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) C#
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
4 4 (36.36%) Big Data
5 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Line Management
5 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
5 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
5 3 (27.27%) Selenium
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 3 (27.27%) Ruby
5 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
5 3 (27.27%) JMeter
6 2 (18.18%) Scrum
6 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
6 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) People Management
6 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
7 1 (9.09%) AngularJS

Software Delivery
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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) Big Data
1 4 (36.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Cucumber
1 3 (27.27%) Jenkins
1 3 (27.27%) JMeter
1 3 (27.27%) Selenium
1 3 (27.27%) SoapUI
1 3 (27.27%) SpecFlow
1 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Automation Test Lead
1 5 (45.45%) Test Automation Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Test Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Head of Delivery
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
3 5 (45.45%) Software Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Test Automation
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
4 3 (27.27%) Line Management
4 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
5 2 (18.18%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (18.18%) Decision-Making
5 2 (18.18%) People Management
5 2 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
5 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) CRM
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Quality Management
6 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) Java
2 5 (45.45%) C#
3 3 (27.27%) Ruby
4 1 (9.09%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) ISEB
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) SAP