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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 2 3
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 32 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 19.05% 32.32% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.05% 33.68% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 3
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +3.44%
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
42 95 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 100.00% 95.96% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 88 5
Average salary £36,000 £36,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% +15.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,800 £35,550 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 16 (76.19%) C#
2 14 (66.67%) OOP
3 13 (61.90%) C++
3 13 (61.90%) Java
4 11 (52.38%) C
4 11 (52.38%) STL
4 11 (52.38%) Web Services
4 11 (52.38%) Qt
4 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 11 (52.38%) Digital Media
5 8 (38.10%) HTML
5 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 8 (38.10%) CSS
6 7 (33.33%) .NET
7 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
7 3 (14.29%) QA
7 3 (14.29%) WCF
7 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
8 2 (9.52%) PHP
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) MySQL
8 2 (9.52%) Oracle
8 2 (9.52%) SOAP
8 2 (9.52%) XML
8 2 (9.52%) OO
8 2 (9.52%) OOD
8 2 (9.52%) MVC
8 2 (9.52%) Scrum
8 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) STL
1 11 (52.38%) Web Services
1 11 (52.38%) Qt
1 11 (52.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (38.10%) HTML
2 8 (38.10%) CSS
3 7 (33.33%) .NET
4 3 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (14.29%) Silverlight
5 2 (9.52%) Symfony
5 2 (9.52%) JSON
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) REST
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
5 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 2 (9.52%) XML
6 1 (4.76%) WinForms
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) Digital Media
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) OOP
2 3 (14.29%) Software Testing
3 2 (9.52%) OO
3 2 (9.52%) OOD
3 2 (9.52%) MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Scrum
3 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (9.52%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) CRM
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 13 (61.90%) C++
2 13 (61.90%) Java
3 11 (52.38%) C
4 8 (38.10%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) PHP5
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle
1 2 (9.52%) Zend
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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Salary: c.£35K + Benefits
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