The median annual salary for a Developer was £35,500 in advertised job vacancies in Taunton during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 5 2 10
Rank change year-on-year -3 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 35 44 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 38.89% 44.00% 11.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 40.23% 44.00% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 22 43 5
Median salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.33% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 87 100 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 96.67% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 96 27
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.85% +1.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £16,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton that featured Developer in the job title.

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 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Taunton

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 40 (64.52%) C#
3 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
5 31 (50.00%) MVC
6 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET
7 28 (45.16%) HTML
8 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (32.26%) CSS
10 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
11 15 (24.19%) Java
12 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
12 14 (22.58%) WPF
13 13 (20.97%) Finance
13 13 (20.97%) SQL
14 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
15 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
15 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
15 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
15 10 (16.13%) SDLC
15 10 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
16 9 (14.52%) Scrum
16 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
16 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
16 9 (14.52%) jQuery
16 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
17 8 (12.90%) Entity Framework
18 7 (11.29%) Big Data
18 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing

Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 11 (17.74%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.06%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (4.84%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 1 (1.61%) CMS
5 1 (1.61%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.06%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.61%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (14.52%) Hadoop
3 7 (11.29%) Big Data
4 4 (6.45%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.23%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.23%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.61%) MySQL
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (30.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.06%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (1.61%) JUnit
3 1 (1.61%) Vagrant
General
1 13 (20.97%) Finance
2 2 (3.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (69.35%) .NET
2 30 (48.39%) ASP.NET
3 28 (45.16%) HTML
4 27 (43.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (32.26%) CSS
6 14 (22.58%) WPF
7 10 (16.13%) .NET Framework
8 9 (14.52%) jQuery
9 8 (12.90%) Entity Framework
10 6 (9.68%) HTML5
11 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (6.45%) Ajax
12 4 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
13 3 (4.84%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 3 (4.84%) CSS3
13 3 (4.84%) JSON
13 3 (4.84%) Razor View Engine
13 3 (4.84%) WCF
13 3 (4.84%) Web Services
13 3 (4.84%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.61%) iPad
2 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Windows
1 4 (6.45%) Windows Server
1 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (4.84%) Android
2 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (58.06%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (16.13%) SDLC
3 10 (16.13%) Software Engineering
4 9 (14.52%) Automated Testing
4 9 (14.52%) Scrum
5 7 (11.29%) Unit Testing
6 6 (9.68%) Web Development
7 5 (8.06%) ITIL
7 5 (8.06%) Migration
7 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2
7 5 (8.06%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
8 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.45%) OO
9 3 (4.84%) Android Development
9 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
9 3 (4.84%) TDD
10 2 (3.23%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.23%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 40 (64.52%) C#
2 33 (53.23%) JavaScript
3 15 (24.19%) Java
4 13 (20.97%) SQL
5 6 (9.68%) PowerShell
6 4 (6.45%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.23%) C
7 2 (3.23%) PHP
8 1 (1.61%) C++
8 1 (1.61%) Python
8 1 (1.61%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) BPSS Clearance
1 10 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.52%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.61%) MCSD
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) SLA
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 14001
2 1 (1.61%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (1.61%) Ansible
Vendors
1 14 (22.58%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.23%) Oracle
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