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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 11 25 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 17.19% 41.67% 35.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.74% 43.10% 35.35%
Number of salaries quoted 8 25 35
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,700 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
62 58 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 96.88% 96.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 56 56 99
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +21.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £30,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 June 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Developer
Job Locations in Bridgend

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Bridgend region over the 3 months to 2 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maesteg - 2 - -
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 13 (52.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
4 8 (32.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (28.00%) Qt
5 7 (28.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (28.00%) SDLC
5 7 (28.00%) C
5 7 (28.00%) STL
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
5 7 (28.00%) OOP
5 7 (28.00%) CRM
6 6 (24.00%) HTML
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (20.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) JBoss
8 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.00%) Python
8 4 (16.00%) CSS
8 4 (16.00%) Oracle
8 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
8 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
2 2 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.00%) Documentum
3 1 (4.00%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (28.00%) 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
2 2 (8.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
1 4 (16.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
2 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (32.00%) .NET
2 7 (28.00%) Qt
2 7 (28.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (28.00%) STL
2 7 (28.00%) Web Services
3 6 (24.00%) HTML
4 4 (16.00%) CSS
4 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (12.00%) XML
6 2 (8.00%) XHTML
6 2 (8.00%) EJB
6 2 (8.00%) JSF
6 2 (8.00%) JNI
6 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
6 2 (8.00%) JPA
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Ajax
6 2 (8.00%) jQuery
7 1 (4.00%) Java EE
7 1 (4.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) SDLC
1 7 (28.00%) OOP
1 7 (28.00%) CRM
2 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) MVC
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
5 1 (4.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C++
4 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) C
6 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
7 4 (16.00%) Python
8 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
8 2 (8.00%) Perl
8 2 (8.00%) PHP
9 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Oracle
3 2 (8.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (8.00%) Remedy
3 2 (8.00%) EMC