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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 15 5 5
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 10.26% 20.69% 26.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.53% 21.05% 28.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 17
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,550 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £41,500 £34,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
76 57 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.44% 98.28% 92.19%
Number of salaries quoted 63 55 52
Average salary £24,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £55,800 £49,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 April 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (65.00%) HTML
1 13 (65.00%) C#
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 8 (40.00%) C++
5 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
5 7 (35.00%) EJB
5 7 (35.00%) OOP
5 7 (35.00%) XHTML
5 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
5 7 (35.00%) JSF
5 7 (35.00%) JNI
5 7 (35.00%) Java EE
5 7 (35.00%) JPA
5 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (30.00%) WildFly
7 5 (25.00%) OO
8 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 4 (20.00%) OOD
8 4 (20.00%) MVC
8 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 4 (20.00%) Degree
8 4 (20.00%) SDLC
9 2 (10.00%) Scrum

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (30.00%) WildFly
Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
1 1 (5.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (65.00%) CSS
1 13 (65.00%) HTML
2 9 (45.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) EJB
3 7 (35.00%) Hibernate
3 7 (35.00%) Java EE
3 7 (35.00%) JNI
3 7 (35.00%) JPA
3 7 (35.00%) JSF
3 7 (35.00%) XHTML
4 6 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (10.00%) HTML5
7 1 (5.00%) DirectX
7 1 (5.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) OOP
2 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (20.00%) MVC
4 4 (20.00%) OOD
4 4 (20.00%) SDLC
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
6 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (5.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (65.00%) C#
1 13 (65.00%) SQL
2 11 (55.00%) Java
3 8 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (30.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (5.00%) Delphi
5 1 (5.00%) PHP
5 1 (5.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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