The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Service Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Service Management over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Service Management
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 29 13
Rank change year-on-year +12 -16  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 14 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 14.89% 1.01% 9.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.91% 1.11% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 3
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £23,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +80.85%  
UK excluding London median salary £44,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.52% -5.55%  

Service Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 88 90 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 93.62% 90.91% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 65 76 29
Median salary £39,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.26% +12.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,079 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £44,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Service Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Taunton citing Service Management as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Service Management in Taunton

Service Management
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Service Management in Taunton

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Service Management 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 Service Management.

1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) C#
2 14 (77.78%) .NET
3 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
4 10 (55.56%) SDLC
4 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Line Management
6 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (16.67%) Validation
6 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (11.11%) WPF
7 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
7 2 (11.11%) MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Coaching
7 2 (11.11%) Big Data
8 1 (5.56%) Xamarin
8 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
8 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (5.56%) DevOps
8 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (5.56%) RESTful

Service Management
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 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 13 (72.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Applications Support
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.56%) .NET Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Developer
4 1 (5.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Lead Software Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) .NET
2 2 (11.11%) .NET Framework
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (11.11%) WPF
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) WCF
3 1 (5.56%) Web Services
3 1 (5.56%) WinForms
3 1 (5.56%) XML
3 1 (5.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Incident Management
2 10 (55.56%) Problem Management
2 10 (55.56%) SDLC
3 4 (22.22%) Line Management
3 4 (22.22%) Scrum
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) Validation
5 2 (11.11%) Coaching
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Process Management
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
6 1 (5.56%) TDD
6 1 (5.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) XPath
2 1 (5.56%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Xamarin