Period
to 18 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Somerset with a requirement for SOLID skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOLID over the 6 months to 18 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SOLID Principles
South West > Somerset
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 112 113
Rank change year-on-year +19 +1 -5
Permanent jobs citing SOLID 6 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 0.60% 0.32% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.35% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Somerset median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% +29.03%
10th Percentile £42,000 £38,625 £33,125
90th Percentile £50,000 £58,375 £42,500
South West median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year -4.26% +5.62% +11.25%

SOLID 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 923 1,141 1,155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 91.84% 92.02% 92.40%
Number of salaries quoted 636 975 969
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.43% +3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,250 £25,900
90th Percentile £68,750 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,025
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.60% +2.56%

SOLID
Job Vacancy Trend in Somerset

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

Job vacancy trend for SOLID in Somerset

SOLID
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Salary trend for SOLID in Somerset

SOLID
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOLID within the Somerset region over the 6 months to 18 January 2019. 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 +24 3 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Weston-super-Mare - 2 £50,000 - 1
Taunton - 1 - -
SOLID
South West

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, IT jobs citing SOLID 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 SOLID.

1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (33.33%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
4 2 (33.33%) C
4 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 2 (33.33%) Kanban
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
4 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
5 1 (16.67%) Node.js
5 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System

SOLID
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) npm
2 1 (16.67%) Yarn
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (16.67%) NCrunch
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Web Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Core
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Gherkin
4 1 (16.67%) JSON
4 1 (16.67%) LESS
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) RESTful
4 1 (16.67%) Sass
4 1 (16.67%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) MVC
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Kanban
3 2 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
3 2 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) API Design
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
4 1 (16.67%) Microservices
4 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
4 1 (16.67%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
3 1 (16.67%) ES6
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Atlassian