Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £41,377 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 48 78 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 33.80% 39.39% 48.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.56% 39.80% 48.87%
Number of salaries quoted 47 56 63
Taunton median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +19.40% +3.08%
10th Percentile £28,750 £19,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £43,250 £49,375 £41,250
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.67% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Taunton
Permanent vacancies in Taunton with a recognized job title 135 196 133
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.07% 98.99% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 108 159 119
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +1.45%
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,600 £21,450
90th Percentile £47,500 £49,000 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Taunton

Developer
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Developer in Taunton

Developer
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Taunton over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Taunton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Taunton region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 38 (79.17%) C#
2 36 (75.00%) .NET
3 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET
5 30 (62.50%) MVC
6 27 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
6 27 (56.25%) SDLC
7 26 (54.17%) WPF
8 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.17%) Finance
10 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
11 10 (20.83%) CSS
12 9 (18.75%) HTML
13 7 (14.58%) SQL
14 6 (12.50%) Java
15 5 (10.42%) Web Development
15 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
15 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
16 4 (8.33%) Analytics
16 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
16 4 (8.33%) Scrum
17 3 (6.25%) TDD
17 3 (6.25%) jQuery
17 3 (6.25%) WCF
17 3 (6.25%) PHP
17 3 (6.25%) GraphQL
17 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
17 3 (6.25%) BDD
17 3 (6.25%) React

Developer Skill Set
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 (2.08%) IIS
1 1 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.92%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (56.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.08%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.08%) Selenium
2 1 (2.08%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
2 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.08%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
2 2 (4.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (75.00%) .NET
2 31 (64.58%) ASP.NET
3 27 (56.25%) ASP.NET MVC
4 26 (54.17%) WPF
5 10 (20.83%) CSS
6 9 (18.75%) HTML
7 5 (10.42%) AngularJS
8 3 (6.25%) jQuery
8 3 (6.25%) React
8 3 (6.25%) WCF
9 2 (4.17%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.17%) Angular 2
9 2 (4.17%) Apache Flex
9 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (4.17%) Entity Framework
9 2 (4.17%) Web Services
10 1 (2.08%) .NET Core
10 1 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (2.08%) REST
10 1 (2.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
1 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (2.08%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (72.92%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (62.50%) MVC
3 27 (56.25%) SDLC
4 5 (10.42%) Unit Testing
4 5 (10.42%) Web Development
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Scrum
6 3 (6.25%) BDD
6 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.25%) TDD
7 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.17%) Web Design
8 1 (2.08%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
8 1 (2.08%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.08%) Test Scripting
8 1 (2.08%) Translating Business Requirements
8 1 (2.08%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 38 (79.17%) C#
2 15 (31.25%) JavaScript
3 7 (14.58%) SQL
4 6 (12.50%) Java
5 3 (6.25%) GraphQL
5 3 (6.25%) PHP
6 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
6 2 (4.17%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.08%) RPG
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe
2 1 (2.08%) Cadence
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle