The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff 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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 266 223 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 37.46% 32.89% 30.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 38.38% 33.63% 31.46%
Number of salaries quoted 206 204 111
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,825 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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 Cardiff 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
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
693 663 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.61% 97.79% 97.02%
Number of salaries quoted 570 578 338
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Developer Salary Trend in Cardiff

Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

1 221 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 219 (43.54%) SQL
3 211 (41.95%) HTML
4 201 (39.96%) JavaScript
5 195 (38.77%) CSS
6 182 (36.18%) SQL Server
7 175 (34.79%) .NET
8 173 (34.39%) C#
9 170 (33.80%) MVC
10 144 (28.63%) Java
11 138 (27.44%) jQuery
12 124 (24.65%) ASP.NET
13 109 (21.67%) Scrum
14 97 (19.28%) Microsoft
15 89 (17.69%) Web Services
16 86 (17.10%) Degree
17 82 (16.30%) OO
17 82 (16.30%) Finance
18 76 (15.11%) AngularJS
19 74 (14.71%) HTML5
19 74 (14.71%) Spring
20 71 (14.12%) CSS3
21 69 (13.72%) Oracle
22 68 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
23 65 (12.92%) Web Development
23 65 (12.92%) Git (software)
24 64 (12.72%) MS Excel
25 62 (12.33%) OOP
25 62 (12.33%) PHP
26 61 (12.13%) Ajax

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 30 (5.96%) Node.js
2 22 (4.37%) SharePoint
3 21 (4.17%) Apache
4 15 (2.98%) IIS
5 10 (1.99%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.39%) CMS
7 5 (0.99%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.60%) Drupal
8 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.40%) Jetty
9 2 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.40%) WordPress
10 1 (0.20%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.20%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 64 (12.72%) MS Excel
2 17 (3.38%) Photoshop
3 9 (1.79%) MS Office
4 5 (0.99%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.20%) Magento
2 1 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.20%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.79%) GitHub
3 3 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.40%) Office 365
5 1 (0.20%) PaaS
5 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.99%) Intranet
2 9 (1.79%) HTTP
3 7 (1.39%) Internet
4 6 (1.19%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.40%) Extranet
5 2 (0.40%) RTP
5 2 (0.40%) RTSP
5 2 (0.40%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.20%) DNS
6 1 (0.20%) Network Security
6 1 (0.20%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (36.18%) SQL Server
2 48 (9.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 42 (8.35%) Relational Database
4 41 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 35 (6.96%) Data Warehouse
6 32 (6.36%) MySQL
7 28 (5.57%) SQL Server 2014
8 26 (5.17%) MongoDB
8 26 (5.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (4.77%) SQL Server 2008
10 18 (3.58%) NoSQL
10 18 (3.58%) Oracle Database
10 18 (3.58%) Oracle Database 11g
11 16 (3.18%) Big Data
12 15 (2.98%) OLAP
13 14 (2.78%) DB2
14 13 (2.58%) Oracle Database 10g
15 12 (2.39%) Oracle Database 12c
15 12 (2.39%) SQL Server 2012
16 9 (1.79%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 65 (12.92%) Git (software)
2 52 (10.34%) Subversion
3 44 (8.75%) Visual Studio
4 37 (7.36%) Jenkins
5 29 (5.77%) Maven
6 21 (4.17%) Hudson
7 20 (3.98%) Ant
8 18 (3.58%) Team Foundation Server
9 17 (3.38%) SoapUI
10 16 (3.18%) Eclipse
10 16 (3.18%) JUnit
11 15 (2.98%) Cucumber
12 14 (2.78%) Gradle
12 14 (2.78%) TeamCity
13 12 (2.39%) AnthillPro
13 12 (2.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 9 (1.79%) Bower
14 9 (1.79%) Grunt
15 8 (1.59%) NetBeans
16 7 (1.39%) IntelliJ
General
1 82 (16.30%) Finance
2 36 (7.16%) Marketing
3 34 (6.76%) Advertising
4 25 (4.97%) Games
5 9 (1.79%) Law
5 9 (1.79%) Telecoms
6 8 (1.59%) Banking
7 7 (1.39%) Welsh Language
8 6 (1.19%) Back Office
9 5 (0.99%) Legal
10 4 (0.80%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.60%) Billing
11 3 (0.60%) Electronics
11 3 (0.60%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (41.95%) HTML
2 195 (38.77%) CSS
3 175 (34.79%) .NET
4 138 (27.44%) jQuery
5 124 (24.65%) ASP.NET
6 89 (17.69%) Web Services
7 76 (15.11%) AngularJS
8 74 (14.71%) HTML5
8 74 (14.71%) Spring
9 71 (14.12%) CSS3
10 68 (13.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 61 (12.13%) Ajax
12 45 (8.95%) SOAP
13 42 (8.35%) XML
14 34 (6.76%) RESTful
15 33 (6.56%) WCF
16 32 (6.36%) Struts
17 31 (6.16%) Hibernate
18 30 (5.96%) DHTML
19 29 (5.77%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 55 (10.93%) Computer Science
2 34 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (5.96%) User Experience
4 26 (5.17%) Web 2.0
5 25 (4.97%) AS400
6 12 (2.39%) Blog
7 7 (1.39%) BBC
7 7 (1.39%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.39%) Social Media
8 5 (0.99%) Data Extraction
8 5 (0.99%) iSeries
8 5 (0.99%) Mainframe
9 4 (0.80%) Management Information System
10 3 (0.60%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.40%) Grid Computing
11 2 (0.40%) Inversion of Control
11 2 (0.40%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.40%) Physics
11 2 (0.40%) Tandem
12 1 (0.20%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.16%) Linux
2 21 (4.17%) Windows
3 17 (3.38%) Unix
4 8 (1.59%) Android
4 8 (1.59%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.20%) AIX
5 1 (0.20%) CentOS
5 1 (0.20%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 221 (43.94%) Agile Software Development
2 170 (33.80%) MVC
3 109 (21.67%) Scrum
4 82 (16.30%) OO
5 65 (12.92%) Web Development
6 62 (12.33%) OOP
7 60 (11.93%) SDLC
8 56 (11.13%) TDD
9 45 (8.95%) BDD
9 45 (8.95%) Software Engineering
10 41 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (7.36%) Front End Development
12 26 (5.17%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (4.97%) Waterfall
14 24 (4.77%) Web Application Development
15 21 (4.17%) Mentoring
15 21 (4.17%) Unit Testing
16 19 (3.78%) Performance Tuning
17 18 (3.58%) ETL
18 17 (3.38%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 219 (43.54%) SQL
2 201 (39.96%) JavaScript
3 173 (34.39%) C#
4 144 (28.63%) Java
5 62 (12.33%) PHP
6 44 (8.75%) VB.NET
7 37 (7.36%) C++
8 36 (7.16%) T-SQL
9 31 (6.16%) Ruby
10 23 (4.57%) Python
10 23 (4.57%) RPG
11 21 (4.17%) PL/SQL
12 15 (2.98%) RPG IV
12 15 (2.98%) Scala
13 10 (1.99%) Perl
13 10 (1.99%) VB
14 9 (1.79%) C
15 7 (1.39%) Bash Shell
16 6 (1.19%) Erlang
16 6 (1.19%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 86 (17.10%) Degree
2 10 (1.99%) HND
3 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.20%) MCP
4 1 (0.20%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.16%) QA
2 1 (0.20%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.20%) SLA
2 1 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) Snort
2 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 97 (19.28%) Microsoft
2 69 (13.72%) Oracle
3 11 (2.19%) Adobe
3 11 (2.19%) IBM
4 9 (1.79%) TOWER Software
5 8 (1.59%) Apple
5 8 (1.59%) Tableau
6 7 (1.39%) Facebook
6 7 (1.39%) Google
6 7 (1.39%) Informatica
6 7 (1.39%) Sony
6 7 (1.39%) Teradata
6 7 (1.39%) Yahoo!
7 6 (1.19%) Zend
8 4 (0.80%) Atlassian
8 4 (0.80%) Unisys
9 3 (0.60%) Guidewire
10 2 (0.40%) Talend
11 1 (0.20%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.20%) Sitecore
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