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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 181 222 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.78% 38.88% 32.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.58% 40.29% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 166 195 103
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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
612 551 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 97.30% 96.50% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 541 462 312
Average salary £34,000 £33,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 145 (45.45%) SQL
1 145 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 139 (43.57%) HTML
3 124 (38.87%) .NET
3 124 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
4 117 (36.68%) Java
5 116 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 105 (32.92%) CSS
7 96 (30.09%) ASP.NET
8 92 (28.84%) Microsoft
9 90 (28.21%) jQuery
10 84 (26.33%) C#
11 73 (22.88%) PHP
12 67 (21.00%) XML
13 63 (19.75%) T-SQL
14 60 (18.81%) Web Services
15 59 (18.50%) OO
16 58 (18.18%) MVC
17 56 (17.55%) Scrum
17 56 (17.55%) SQL Server 2008
18 54 (16.93%) Spring
19 49 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 47 (14.73%) Finance
21 45 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
21 45 (14.11%) TDD
21 45 (14.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 44 (13.79%) C++
23 39 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
23 39 (12.23%) Hibernate
24 37 (11.60%) SOAP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 18 (5.64%) SharePoint
1 18 (5.64%) CMS
2 10 (3.13%) Umbraco
3 9 (2.82%) FileNet
3 9 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 9 (2.82%) LiveCycle
3 9 (2.82%) Confluence
4 8 (2.51%) Node.js
5 7 (2.19%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (2.19%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.88%) Apache
7 5 (1.57%) WordPress
8 4 (1.25%) SAS
9 3 (0.94%) IIS
9 3 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.63%) concrete5
10 2 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.63%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.63%) Joomla!
Applications
1 30 (9.40%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.31%) Visualfiles
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.25%) GitHub
3 2 (0.63%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) SaaS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.19%) Intranet
2 3 (0.94%) Internet
3 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.31%) 4G
3 1 (0.31%) FTP
3 1 (0.31%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 56 (17.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 49 (15.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 45 (14.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (12.23%) Data Warehouse
6 37 (11.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 32 (10.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (8.46%) OLAP
9 22 (6.90%) MySQL
10 20 (6.27%) MongoDB
11 16 (5.02%) Relational Database
12 14 (4.39%) NoSQL
13 11 (3.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 11 (3.45%) Crystal Reports
14 9 (2.82%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (2.82%) Oracle Database
15 7 (2.19%) Hadoop
15 7 (2.19%) CouchDB
15 7 (2.19%) PostgreSQL
16 6 (1.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 29 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.84%) Maven
3 24 (7.52%) Subversion
3 24 (7.52%) Jenkins
4 20 (6.27%) Eclipse
5 15 (4.70%) JUnit
6 14 (4.39%) Git (software)
7 11 (3.45%) Apache Ivy
7 11 (3.45%) Selenium
8 10 (3.13%) Ant
9 9 (2.82%) JIRA
9 9 (2.82%) Hudson
10 8 (2.51%) PowerBuilder
11 7 (2.19%) Gradle
11 7 (2.19%) Mockito
12 6 (1.88%) WebDriver
13 5 (1.57%) JBehave
13 5 (1.57%) SoapUI
13 5 (1.57%) CruiseControl
13 5 (1.57%) NetBeans
General
1 47 (14.73%) Finance
2 14 (4.39%) Legal
3 13 (4.08%) Retail
4 12 (3.76%) Advertising
5 10 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.82%) Electronics
7 5 (1.57%) Banking
8 4 (1.25%) Marketing
8 4 (1.25%) Games
9 3 (0.94%) Back Office
9 3 (0.94%) Billing
10 1 (0.31%) Law
10 1 (0.31%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 139 (43.57%) HTML
2 124 (38.87%) .NET
3 105 (32.92%) CSS
4 96 (30.09%) ASP.NET
5 90 (28.21%) jQuery
6 67 (21.00%) XML
7 60 (18.81%) Web Services
8 54 (16.93%) Spring
9 39 (12.23%) Hibernate
10 37 (11.60%) SOAP
11 35 (10.97%) J2EE
12 28 (8.78%) .NET Framework
13 27 (8.46%) HTML5
14 24 (7.52%) ASP.NET MVC
15 23 (7.21%) XHTML
16 19 (5.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 18 (5.64%) JSON
18 16 (5.02%) ASP.NET Web Forms
19 15 (4.70%) REST
20 14 (4.39%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.27%) Computer Science
3 16 (5.02%) Open Source
4 14 (4.39%) Mobile App
5 10 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 8 (2.51%) GIS
7 5 (1.57%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.57%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.25%) User Experience
9 3 (0.94%) Mobile Payment
9 3 (0.94%) Social Network
9 3 (0.94%) Data Integration
10 2 (0.63%) iPhone
10 2 (0.63%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.63%) Mathematics
10 2 (0.63%) AS400
10 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.31%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.31%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.31%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.15%) Linux
2 14 (4.39%) UNIX
3 12 (3.76%) Android
3 12 (3.76%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.19%) Windows
5 5 (1.57%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.63%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (38.87%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (18.50%) OO
3 58 (18.18%) MVC
4 56 (17.55%) Scrum
5 45 (14.11%) Business Intelligence
5 45 (14.11%) TDD
6 30 (9.40%) ETL
6 30 (9.40%) Continuous Integration
7 29 (9.09%) Web Development
7 29 (9.09%) Unit Testing
7 29 (9.09%) Software Engineering
8 26 (8.15%) Mentoring
9 23 (7.21%) E-Commerce
10 22 (6.90%) Kimball Methodology
11 21 (6.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (6.58%) OOP
12 18 (5.64%) SOA
12 18 (5.64%) Release Management
13 16 (5.02%) UML
14 15 (4.70%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 145 (45.45%) SQL
2 117 (36.68%) Java
3 116 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 84 (26.33%) C#
5 73 (22.88%) PHP
6 63 (19.75%) T-SQL
7 44 (13.79%) C++
8 31 (9.72%) VB.NET
9 22 (6.90%) Groovy
10 12 (3.76%) Scala
11 11 (3.45%) Python
11 11 (3.45%) Perl
12 9 (2.82%) Clojure
13 7 (2.19%) VB
14 6 (1.88%) PL/SQL
14 6 (1.88%) XAML
14 6 (1.88%) Ruby
15 5 (1.57%) VC++
16 4 (1.25%) C
17 2 (0.63%) VBA
Qualifications
1 30 (9.40%) Degree
2 7 (2.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.57%) SC Cleared
3 5 (1.57%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.94%) HND
5 1 (0.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) QA
Vendors
1 92 (28.84%) Microsoft
2 33 (10.34%) Oracle
3 12 (3.76%) SAP
3 12 (3.76%) Sitecore
3 12 (3.76%) Twitter
4 11 (3.45%) IBM
5 9 (2.82%) Adobe
6 5 (1.57%) Xamarin
7 4 (1.25%) Business Objects
8 3 (0.94%) Google
8 3 (0.94%) Facebook
9 2 (0.63%) Zend
9 2 (0.63%) Alterian
9 2 (0.63%) TOWER Software
9 2 (0.63%) Informatica
10 1 (0.31%) Apple
10 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.31%) HP
10 1 (0.31%) Sybase
10 1 (0.31%) Teradata
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum £30,000 - £50,000 depending on exper
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: flexible
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago