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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 3 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 155 199 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.75% 36.65% 32.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.41% 38.05% 33.68%
Number of salaries quoted 142 183 118
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,625 £25,000 £27,272
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
587 523 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.51% 96.32% 97.01%
Number of salaries quoted 511 450 362
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

1 162 (50.63%) SQL
2 136 (42.50%) SQL Server
3 131 (40.94%) HTML
4 114 (35.63%) .NET
5 113 (35.31%) Java
6 107 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
7 98 (30.63%) JavaScript
8 92 (28.75%) CSS
9 88 (27.50%) ASP.NET
10 83 (25.94%) Microsoft
11 80 (25.00%) jQuery
12 78 (24.38%) C#
13 74 (23.13%) PHP
14 69 (21.56%) T-SQL
14 69 (21.56%) XML
15 63 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
16 61 (19.06%) Web Services
17 60 (18.75%) Spring
18 54 (16.88%) MVC
18 54 (16.88%) Finance
18 54 (16.88%) OO
19 52 (16.25%) Scrum
20 50 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 49 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
22 48 (15.00%) C++
23 47 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 43 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
25 41 (12.81%) TDD
25 41 (12.81%) Hibernate
26 39 (12.19%) SQL Server 2012

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 15 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 11 (3.44%) CMS
3 11 (3.44%) Elasticsearch
4 9 (2.81%) Node.js
4 9 (2.81%) Apache
5 8 (2.50%) SAS
5 8 (2.50%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.56%) WordPress
7 4 (1.25%) LiveCycle
7 4 (1.25%) FileNet
7 4 (1.25%) Confluence
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.63%) concrete5
8 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.63%) ArcGIS
8 2 (0.63%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
Applications
1 29 (9.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.63%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.94%) GitHub
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.50%) Intranet
2 2 (0.63%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) 4G
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 63 (19.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (15.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (14.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 43 (13.44%) Data Warehouse
6 39 (12.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 34 (10.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 30 (9.38%) OLAP
9 24 (7.50%) OLAP Cube
10 21 (6.56%) MySQL
11 17 (5.31%) MongoDB
12 14 (4.38%) Relational Database
12 14 (4.38%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (3.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 10 (3.13%) NoSQL
15 8 (2.50%) Hadoop
15 8 (2.50%) CouchDB
15 8 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 8 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (2.50%) Base SAS
Development Applications
1 29 (9.06%) Visual Studio
2 24 (7.50%) Eclipse
3 21 (6.56%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.25%) Maven
5 18 (5.63%) JUnit
6 17 (5.31%) Subversion
7 12 (3.75%) Git (software)
8 11 (3.44%) Apache Ivy
9 10 (3.13%) Selenium
9 10 (3.13%) Ant
10 8 (2.50%) Spock
10 8 (2.50%) Gradle
10 8 (2.50%) Mockito
11 7 (2.19%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (2.19%) NetBeans
12 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.56%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.25%) JBehave
13 4 (1.25%) Hudson
13 4 (1.25%) SoapUI
General
1 54 (16.88%) Finance
2 15 (4.69%) Retail
3 13 (4.06%) Legal
4 11 (3.44%) Advertising
5 10 (3.13%) Electronics
6 9 (2.81%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.88%) Banking
8 3 (0.94%) Games
8 3 (0.94%) Billing
8 3 (0.94%) Marketing
9 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 1 (0.31%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 131 (40.94%) HTML
2 114 (35.63%) .NET
3 92 (28.75%) CSS
4 88 (27.50%) ASP.NET
5 80 (25.00%) jQuery
6 69 (21.56%) XML
7 61 (19.06%) Web Services
8 60 (18.75%) Spring
9 41 (12.81%) Hibernate
10 38 (11.88%) SOAP
11 35 (10.94%) J2EE
12 31 (9.69%) HTML5
13 22 (6.88%) JSON
14 20 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (5.94%) REST
16 17 (5.31%) .NET Framework
17 14 (4.38%) Java EE
17 14 (4.38%) CSS3
18 13 (4.06%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.38%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.06%) GIS
5 12 (3.75%) Open Source
6 11 (3.44%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.88%) Data Integration
8 5 (1.56%) AS400
8 5 (1.56%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.25%) Physics
9 4 (1.25%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.63%) iPhone
10 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.63%) Mobile Payment
10 2 (0.63%) Social Network
11 1 (0.31%) User Experience
11 1 (0.31%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.13%) Linux
2 13 (4.06%) UNIX
3 12 (3.75%) Android
3 12 (3.75%) Apple iOS
4 4 (1.25%) Windows
5 3 (0.94%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.94%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.31%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (33.44%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (16.88%) MVC
2 54 (16.88%) OO
3 52 (16.25%) Scrum
4 49 (15.31%) Business Intelligence
5 41 (12.81%) TDD
6 35 (10.94%) ETL
7 33 (10.31%) Web Development
8 29 (9.06%) Unit Testing
9 28 (8.75%) Continuous Integration
10 25 (7.81%) Kimball Methodology
10 25 (7.81%) OOP
11 21 (6.56%) E-Commerce
11 21 (6.56%) Mentoring
12 20 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
13 19 (5.94%) Software Engineering
14 16 (5.00%) Release Management
14 16 (5.00%) OOD
15 13 (4.06%) UML
16 12 (3.75%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 162 (50.63%) SQL
2 113 (35.31%) Java
3 98 (30.63%) JavaScript
4 78 (24.38%) C#
5 74 (23.13%) PHP
6 69 (21.56%) T-SQL
7 48 (15.00%) C++
8 34 (10.63%) VB.NET
9 17 (5.31%) Groovy
10 12 (3.75%) Python
11 9 (2.81%) Ruby
11 9 (2.81%) Perl
12 8 (2.50%) Scala
13 6 (1.88%) VB
13 6 (1.88%) VC++
14 5 (1.56%) PL/SQL
15 4 (1.25%) Clojure
16 3 (0.94%) C
16 3 (0.94%) XAML
17 2 (0.63%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 31 (9.69%) Degree
2 8 (2.50%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.50%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.94%) HND
4 2 (0.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) QA
Vendors
1 83 (25.94%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.94%) Oracle
3 14 (4.38%) SAP
4 8 (2.50%) IBM
5 6 (1.88%) Twitter
6 4 (1.25%) Adobe
6 4 (1.25%) Business Objects
6 4 (1.25%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.94%) Zend
7 3 (0.94%) TOWER Software
7 3 (0.94%) HP
7 3 (0.94%) Xamarin
8 2 (0.63%) Informatica
8 2 (0.63%) Google
8 2 (0.63%) Facebook
9 1 (0.31%) Coverity
9 1 (0.31%) Wind River
9 1 (0.31%) Teradata
9 1 (0.31%) Apple
9 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £32.5K + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £37000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £25K
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15000 - £19000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £22000 - £29115 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 days ago
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Blue Town Online
Salary: £29,731 - 33,119 per year
Posted: 23 days ago