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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 6 9
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 15 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 26.56% 24.59% 16.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.33% 26.32% 18.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 15 9
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £34,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
60 57 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 93.75% 93.44% 92.59%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 48
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,550 £30,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £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 17 April 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Bridgend

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 16 (64.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 10 (40.00%) OOP
4 9 (36.00%) STL
4 9 (36.00%) Web Services
4 9 (36.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) C
4 9 (36.00%) Qt
4 9 (36.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 7 (28.00%) .NET
5 7 (28.00%) HTML
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
7 5 (20.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) ITIL
7 5 (20.00%) CSS
7 5 (20.00%) CRM
8 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
8 4 (16.00%) JBoss
8 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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%) 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 4 (16.00%) Eclipse
2 2 (8.00%) NetBeans
2 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (8.00%) Ant
General
1 1 (4.00%) Finance
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) STL
1 9 (36.00%) Web Services
1 9 (36.00%) Qt
1 9 (36.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (28.00%) HTML
2 7 (28.00%) .NET
3 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.00%) XML
5 2 (8.00%) XHTML
5 2 (8.00%) Hibernate
5 2 (8.00%) JSF
5 2 (8.00%) JNI
5 2 (8.00%) Ajax
5 2 (8.00%) EJB
5 2 (8.00%) JPA
6 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (4.00%) Java EE
6 1 (4.00%) WCF
6 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (20.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) OOP
2 6 (24.00%) Software Engineering
3 5 (20.00%) CRM
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
5 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
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 16 (64.00%) C#
2 13 (52.00%) Java
3 9 (36.00%) C++
3 9 (36.00%) C
4 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.00%) 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
2 1 (4.00%) QA
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
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
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