The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for Software Engineering skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Software Engineering over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Taunton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 7 12
Rank change year-on-year -4 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 27 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 27.84% 29.41% 11.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.35% 31.91% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 3
Taunton median annual salary £35,750 £41,377 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.59% +31.35%  
10th Percentile £24,351 £32,634 £22,850
90th Percentile £42,675 £48,525 £46,550
Somerset median annual salary £36,500 £42,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year -14.11% +25.00%  

Software Engineering 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 92 94 41
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 94.85% 92.16% 80.39%
Number of salaries quoted 287 382 92
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.26% +12.85%  
10th Percentile £31,000 £31,039 £22,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £50,250 £46,500
Somerset median annual salary £41,377 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% -  

Software Engineering
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Engineering in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

Salary trend for Software Engineering in Taunton

Software Engineering
Salary Histogram in Taunton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Engineering in Taunton over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Taunton

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, IT jobs citing Software Engineering 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 Software Engineering.

1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 39 (68.42%) C#
3 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (52.63%) Test Automation
5 29 (50.88%) Team Foundation Server
6 25 (43.86%) Java
7 19 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
8 18 (31.58%) Scrum
9 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
10 16 (28.07%) System Testing
10 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
11 15 (26.32%) Service Management
11 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
11 15 (26.32%) WPF
11 15 (26.32%) Hadoop
12 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
13 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
14 12 (21.05%) SDLC
15 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
15 11 (19.30%) MVC
15 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
16 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
16 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
16 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio Team System
16 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
16 10 (17.54%) BPSS Clearance
17 9 (15.79%) Xamarin
17 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
17 9 (15.79%) OO
18 8 (14.04%) Big Data

Software Engineering
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 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
3 1 (1.75%) RS-232
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 8 (14.04%) Big Data
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) Relational Database
5 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
6 2 (3.51%) Geospatial Data
6 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 29 (50.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (17.54%) Visual Studio Team System
3 4 (7.02%) Subversion
3 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 23 (40.35%) Software Engineer
2 14 (24.56%) Java Engineer
3 11 (19.30%) Developer
4 10 (17.54%) .NET Software Engineer
4 10 (17.54%) Applications Support
4 10 (17.54%) Senior Software Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Java Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) C# Software Engineer
6 6 (10.53%) Java Developer
7 5 (8.77%) .NET Developer
7 5 (8.77%) Trainee
8 4 (7.02%) Lead Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Trainee Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Developer/Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior C# Software Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.51%) Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
10 2 (3.51%) Trainee Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (70.18%) .NET
2 16 (28.07%) ASP.NET
3 15 (26.32%) WPF
4 13 (22.81%) .NET Framework
5 11 (19.30%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
6 6 (10.53%) HTML
7 4 (7.02%) XML
8 3 (5.26%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 2 (3.51%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (3.51%) RESTful
9 2 (3.51%) WCF
9 2 (3.51%) Web Services
9 2 (3.51%) WinForms
9 2 (3.51%) XSLT
10 1 (1.75%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 1 (1.75%) CSS
10 1 (1.75%) HTML5
10 1 (1.75%) Java SE
10 1 (1.75%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (5.26%) RIA
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.28%) Windows
2 6 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (52.63%) Test Automation
3 19 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
4 18 (31.58%) Scrum
5 17 (29.82%) Unit Testing
6 16 (28.07%) System Testing
7 15 (26.32%) Service Management
8 12 (21.05%) SDLC
9 11 (19.30%) MVC
10 10 (17.54%) Incident Management
10 10 (17.54%) Problem Management
11 9 (15.79%) OO
12 8 (14.04%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
13 5 (8.77%) TDD
14 4 (7.02%) Line Management
14 4 (7.02%) OOP
15 3 (5.26%) ITIL
15 3 (5.26%) OOA/OOD
15 3 (5.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 39 (68.42%) C#
2 25 (43.86%) Java
3 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
4 7 (12.28%) C++
4 7 (12.28%) SQL
5 3 (5.26%) C
5 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
5 3 (5.26%) T-SQL
5 3 (5.26%) VB
6 2 (3.51%) XPath
6 2 (3.51%) XQuery
7 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.75%) Python
7 1 (1.75%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 14 (24.56%) SC Cleared
3 10 (17.54%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.75%) MCSD
4 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 9 (15.79%) Xamarin
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
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