The first table below looks at the demand for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 60 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 47.73% 45.80% 38.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 48.84% 48.39% 39.47%
Number of salaries quoted 21 60 15
Average salary £36,500 £30,250 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.66% +4.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £38,550 £33,800
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 124 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.73% 94.66% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 41 119 38
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Developer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer across the Bridgend region.

Developer Salary Trend in Bridgend

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title.

1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
3 31 (83.78%) .NET
3 31 (83.78%) CSS
4 22 (59.46%) C#
5 18 (48.65%) WCF
6 17 (45.95%) Scrum
7 13 (35.14%) C++
7 13 (35.14%) Java
8 11 (29.73%) MVC
8 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
9 10 (27.03%) Silverlight
9 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
9 10 (27.03%) OOD
9 10 (27.03%) QA
9 10 (27.03%) HTML5
9 10 (27.03%) CSS3
10 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
11 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
11 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
11 8 (21.62%) SQL
11 8 (21.62%) Windows
11 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
11 8 (21.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.70%) Drupal
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (18.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (8.11%) MySQL
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) Maven
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (89.19%) HTML
2 31 (83.78%) .NET
2 31 (83.78%) CSS
3 18 (48.65%) WCF
4 10 (27.03%) Silverlight
4 10 (27.03%) HTML5
4 10 (27.03%) CSS3
5 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET
6 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
6 8 (21.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 7 (18.92%) WinForms
8 3 (8.11%) SOAP
8 3 (8.11%) Web Services
8 3 (8.11%) XML
8 3 (8.11%) Symfony
8 3 (8.11%) JSON
8 3 (8.11%) REST
9 2 (5.41%) Qt
9 2 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (21.62%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Scrum
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
2 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Software Testing
3 10 (27.03%) OOD
4 7 (18.92%) Data Analysis
5 5 (13.51%) OOP
6 4 (10.81%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) Content Management
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 32 (86.49%) JavaScript
2 22 (59.46%) C#
3 13 (35.14%) C++
3 13 (35.14%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) VB.NET
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 7 (18.92%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.81%) C
7 3 (8.11%) PHP
7 3 (8.11%) PHP5
8 1 (2.70%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.70%) VBA
8 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (27.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) Zend
2 1 (2.70%) Sitecore