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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Service Management
Somerset / Taunton
Rank 27 27 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Service Management 4 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 4.40% 3.00% 2.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 3.66% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 0
Median salary £50,653 £43,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.77% -  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -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 89 82 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 97.80% 82.00% 90.48%
Number of salaries quoted 59 79 24
Median salary £39,500 £37,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.33% -15.73%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £50,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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

Service Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (50.00%) Big Data
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
4 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) XQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (25.00%) Java
4 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) XML
4 1 (25.00%) XSLT
4 1 (25.00%) WinForms
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) TDD

Service Management
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 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Architect
1 3 (75.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) WCF
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
1 1 (25.00%) WinForms
1 1 (25.00%) WPF
1 1 (25.00%) XML
1 1 (25.00%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Line Management
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
3 2 (50.00%) Coaching
3 2 (50.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Process Management
4 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C#
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (25.00%) XPath
1 1 (25.00%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft