The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 5 8
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 28.81% 22.95% 12.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.48% 23.73% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £36,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Developer
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
54 59 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 91.53% 96.72% 81.25%
Number of salaries quoted 52 51 24
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £28,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 17 (68.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 12 (48.00%) OOP
4 11 (44.00%) STL
4 11 (44.00%) Web Services
4 11 (44.00%) C++
4 11 (44.00%) C
4 11 (44.00%) Qt
4 11 (44.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 6 (24.00%) Digital Media
5 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (24.00%) .NET
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) HTML
6 5 (20.00%) Oracle
6 5 (20.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.00%) CRM
6 5 (20.00%) SLA
6 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
8 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.00%) MCP
8 3 (12.00%) JBoss
8 3 (12.00%) XML
8 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 (12.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) SQLPlus
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
3 1 (4.00%) NetBeans
3 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (44.00%) STL
1 11 (44.00%) Web Services
1 11 (44.00%) Qt
1 11 (44.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 6 (24.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 1 (4.00%) JPA
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.00%) XHTML
6 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.00%) JSF
6 1 (4.00%) JNI
6 1 (4.00%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Digital Media
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) OOP
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) Java
3 11 (44.00%) C++
3 11 (44.00%) C
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (8.00%) Python
7 2 (8.00%) Perl
7 2 (8.00%) PHP
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) MCP
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) EMC
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
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