Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Academic Degree
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 28 48 35
Rank change year-on-year +20 -13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Degree 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 5.00% 2.01% 4.48%
As % of the Qualifications category 25.93% 5.33% 24.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 6
Taunton median annual salary £37,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +20.00% -53.49%
10th Percentile £29,150 £20,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £41,150 £32,500 £58,750
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%

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 permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Taunton
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 27 75 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 19.29% 37.69% 18.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 56 16
Taunton median annual salary £37,750 £36,000 £32,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.86% +11.63% -18.35%
10th Percentile £30,050 £26,250 £19,875
90th Percentile £42,500 £47,000 £51,250
Somerset median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.86% - +7.69%

Degree
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing Degree as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

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 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Degree in Taunton

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
2 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
2 4 (57.14%) Information Security
2 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
2 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) SIEM
2 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
2 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Web Filtering
2 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) XML
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) VB
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (14.29%) JSP
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) HND

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 1 (14.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) LAN
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
3 1 (14.29%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity Specialist
1 4 (57.14%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Junior
2 1 (14.29%) Junior Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) JMX
2 1 (14.29%) JSON
2 1 (14.29%) JSP
2 1 (14.29%) REST
2 1 (14.29%) SOAP
2 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Continuity
1 4 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (57.14%) Data Loss Prevention
1 4 (57.14%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (57.14%) Information Security
1 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (57.14%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (57.14%) SIEM
1 4 (57.14%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (57.14%) Web Application Development
1 4 (57.14%) Web Filtering
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
2 1 (14.29%) Psychology
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) R
2 1 (14.29%) RPG
2 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
1 1 (14.29%) SCCM
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
2 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Veeam
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Xerox