The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Degree qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 28 15
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Degree 4 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.30% 1.02% 3.92%
As % of the Qualifications category 19.05% 3.70% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Median salary £38,500 £35,000 £20,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +70.73%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Degree is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton.

Academic & Professional Certification
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 21 27 8
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 22.58% 27.55% 15.69%
Number of salaries quoted 15 22 5
Median salary £38,500 £36,000 £21,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.94% +69.41%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £26,000 £20,200
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing Degree as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Degree in Taunton

Degree
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Degree in Taunton

Degree
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Degree in Taunton over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Taunton

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, IT jobs citing Degree also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region with a requirement for Degree.

1 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) XML
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Statistics
2 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) JMX
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) SDLC
2 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Psychology
3 1 (25.00%) Keras
3 1 (25.00%) Torch
3 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) VB

Degree
Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton 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 2 (50.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Data Scientist
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) XML
2 2 (50.00%) JMX
2 2 (50.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) JSP
2 2 (50.00%) REST
2 2 (50.00%) SOAP
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) Keras
3 1 (25.00%) Torch
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (50.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (50.00%) Scrum
1 2 (50.00%) SDLC
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Statistics
1 2 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (25.00%) Business Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Open Source
2 1 (25.00%) Psychology
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (50.00%) R
2 2 (50.00%) RPG
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
3 1 (25.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (25.00%) HND
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft