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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 75 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 35.42% 55.56% 25.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 36.17% 59.06% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 17 75 10
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +6.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,600 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
47 127 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.92% 94.07% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 42 121 39
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
3 30 (75.00%) .NET
3 30 (75.00%) CSS
4 24 (60.00%) C#
5 17 (42.50%) Scrum
6 16 (40.00%) C++
6 16 (40.00%) Java
6 16 (40.00%) WCF
7 12 (30.00%) MVC
8 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
9 10 (25.00%) OOD
9 10 (25.00%) HTML5
9 10 (25.00%) CSS3
10 9 (22.50%) OOP
10 9 (22.50%) SQL
10 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
11 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
11 8 (20.00%) Windows
11 8 (20.00%) WinForms
11 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
11 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
11 8 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (20.00%) QA
11 8 (20.00%) Silverlight
12 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (7.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.50%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (2.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (10.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.50%) MS Access
4 1 (2.50%) Jackrabbit
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.50%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 1 (2.50%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (80.00%) HTML
2 30 (75.00%) .NET
2 30 (75.00%) CSS
3 16 (40.00%) WCF
4 10 (25.00%) HTML5
4 10 (25.00%) CSS3
5 9 (22.50%) ASP.NET
6 8 (20.00%) WinForms
6 8 (20.00%) .NET Framework
6 8 (20.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 8 (20.00%) Silverlight
7 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (15.00%) Web Services
9 5 (12.50%) STL
9 5 (12.50%) Qt
9 5 (12.50%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 4 (10.00%) REST
10 4 (10.00%) Symfony
10 4 (10.00%) JSON
10 4 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Scrum
2 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
4 10 (25.00%) OOD
5 9 (22.50%) OOP
6 8 (20.00%) Software Testing
7 7 (17.50%) Data Analysis
8 5 (12.50%) OO
9 1 (2.50%) Content Management
9 1 (2.50%) ERP
9 1 (2.50%) CRM
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 24 (60.00%) C#
3 16 (40.00%) C++
3 16 (40.00%) Java
4 9 (22.50%) SQL
5 8 (20.00%) VB.NET
6 7 (17.50%) C
6 7 (17.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.00%) PHP5
7 4 (10.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
8 1 (2.50%) VBA
8 1 (2.50%) VB
8 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (10.00%) Zend
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Sitecore
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