Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Software Engineering
Somerset > Taunton
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 11 30
Rank change year-on-year -1 +19 -3
Permanent jobs citing Software Engineering 28 61 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 20.59% 30.65% 6.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 22.40% 32.62% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 48 5
Taunton median annual salary £40,000 £40,031 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.08% +2.64% +23.81%
10th Percentile £24,167 £28,075 £28,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £45,755 £62,000
Somerset median annual salary £41,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -2.38% +20.00% -

Software Engineering is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Taunton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 125 187 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Taunton 91.91% 93.97% 90.51%
Number of salaries quoted 99 149 109
Taunton median annual salary £41,377 £39,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +12.86% +4.48%
10th Percentile £24,167 £25,000 £21,900
90th Percentile £48,250 £50,000 £50,000
Somerset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Engineering in Taunton

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 16 (57.14%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
4 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
4 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
4 10 (35.71%) Machine Learning
4 10 (35.71%) Big Data
4 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (35.71%) Data Engineering
4 10 (35.71%) Geospatial Data
5 9 (32.14%) SDLC
5 9 (32.14%) Service Management
5 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
5 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
5 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
6 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
7 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (21.43%) Line Management
7 6 (21.43%) XML
7 6 (21.43%) MVC
7 6 (21.43%) WPF
8 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
8 5 (17.86%) Resource Management
8 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio Team System
8 5 (17.86%) System Testing
8 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework

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 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (39.29%) NoSQL
2 10 (35.71%) Big Data
2 10 (35.71%) Geospatial Data
3 5 (17.86%) Data Mining
4 2 (7.14%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.57%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (57.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio Team System
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Data Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Senior Architect
1 10 (35.71%) Senior Data Architect
2 9 (32.14%) Applications Support
3 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) Big Data Architect
4 5 (17.86%) NoSQL Architect
5 4 (14.29%) .NET Software Engineer
6 3 (10.71%) C# Software Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) Java Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Lead Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (64.29%) .NET
2 9 (32.14%) ASP.NET
3 6 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (21.43%) WPF
3 6 (21.43%) XML
4 5 (17.86%) .NET Framework
5 2 (7.14%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (3.57%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (3.57%) Entity Framework
6 1 (3.57%) RESTful
6 1 (3.57%) WCF
6 1 (3.57%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) WinForms
6 1 (3.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (35.71%) Data Architecture
2 10 (35.71%) Data Engineering
2 10 (35.71%) Data Modelling
2 10 (35.71%) Machine Learning
2 10 (35.71%) TOGAF
3 9 (32.14%) Incident Management
3 9 (32.14%) Problem Management
3 9 (32.14%) SDLC
3 9 (32.14%) Service Management
4 7 (25.00%) Test Automation
5 6 (21.43%) Line Management
5 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) Change Management
6 5 (17.86%) Data Strategy
6 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
6 5 (17.86%) IT Strategy
6 5 (17.86%) Master Data Management
6 5 (17.86%) Project Management
6 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (10.71%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.57%) XPath
4 1 (3.57%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 4 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Xamarin
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle