The first table below looks at the demand for the Software 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bridgend region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 7 17 10
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 20.45% 8.46% 17.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.93% 9.02% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43 122 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 97.73% 93.85% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 40 117 38
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £43,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Software Developer
South Wales

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Bridgend region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Bridgend

Software Developer
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) .NET
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML5
1 10 (100.00%) CSS3
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) OOD
1 10 (100.00%) Scrum
1 10 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C++
1 10 (100.00%) Java
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript