The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 163 195 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.01% 37.14% 33.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.15% 38.77% 34.68%
Number of salaries quoted 150 166 112
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £45,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
648 503 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.43% 95.81% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 569 400 319
Average salary £33,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.71% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,928 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
South Wales

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 24 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 135 (48.04%) HTML
2 129 (45.91%) JavaScript
3 128 (45.55%) SQL Server
4 118 (41.99%) .NET
5 114 (40.57%) CSS
6 113 (40.21%) SQL
7 95 (33.81%) Java
8 94 (33.45%) ASP.NET
9 93 (33.10%) jQuery
10 84 (29.89%) C#
11 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
12 75 (26.69%) MVC
13 62 (22.06%) PHP
14 59 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
15 58 (20.64%) Web Services
16 52 (18.51%) Scrum
17 48 (17.08%) XML
18 46 (16.37%) OO
19 45 (16.01%) TDD
20 43 (15.30%) T-SQL
21 40 (14.23%) Spring
22 38 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
22 38 (13.52%) Finance
23 37 (13.17%) Software Engineering
24 36 (12.81%) C++
25 35 (12.46%) .NET Framework
26 31 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
26 31 (11.03%) SOAP
26 31 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 31 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (7.12%) CMS
1 20 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.63%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (4.63%) Confluence
3 10 (3.56%) LiveCycle
3 10 (3.56%) FileNet
4 9 (3.20%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.85%) IIS
6 5 (1.78%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.07%) Apache
7 3 (1.07%) WordPress
7 3 (1.07%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.36%) Tuxedo
9 1 (0.36%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.36%) Drupal
Applications
1 23 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.71%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) ImageReady
3 1 (0.36%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.14%) GitHub
2 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.49%) Internet
2 6 (2.14%) Intranet
3 3 (1.07%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.36%) FTP
4 1 (0.36%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 128 (45.55%) SQL Server
2 38 (13.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 31 (11.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 31 (11.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (8.19%) SQL Server 2012
5 21 (7.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (7.47%) MongoDB
6 17 (6.05%) Relational Database
6 17 (6.05%) Data Warehouse
7 15 (5.34%) NoSQL
7 15 (5.34%) MySQL
8 13 (4.63%) Oracle Database
8 13 (4.63%) Apache Cassandra
9 12 (4.27%) OLAP
10 7 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
10 7 (2.49%) Oracle Database 11g
11 5 (1.78%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.78%) Crystal Reports
11 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 4 (1.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (9.25%) Subversion
2 24 (8.54%) Maven
3 23 (8.19%) Visual Studio
4 19 (6.76%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.63%) JIRA
5 13 (4.63%) Hudson
6 11 (3.91%) Git (software)
7 8 (2.85%) Ant
8 7 (2.49%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (2.14%) Apache Ivy
9 6 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (2.14%) WebDriver
9 6 (2.14%) Selenium
9 6 (2.14%) PowerBuilder
9 6 (2.14%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.78%) JUnit
10 5 (1.78%) CruiseControl
10 5 (1.78%) SoapUI
10 5 (1.78%) JBehave
11 4 (1.42%) Behat
General
1 38 (13.52%) Finance
2 15 (5.34%) Legal
3 13 (4.63%) Marketing
4 12 (4.27%) Retail
4 12 (4.27%) Advertising
5 10 (3.56%) Electronics
6 9 (3.20%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.78%) Back Office
8 4 (1.42%) Games
9 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.07%) Billing
9 3 (1.07%) Banking
10 2 (0.71%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (48.04%) HTML
2 118 (41.99%) .NET
3 114 (40.57%) CSS
4 94 (33.45%) ASP.NET
5 93 (33.10%) jQuery
6 58 (20.64%) Web Services
7 48 (17.08%) XML
8 40 (14.23%) Spring
9 35 (12.46%) .NET Framework
10 31 (11.03%) SOAP
11 30 (10.68%) J2EE
12 28 (9.96%) Hibernate
12 28 (9.96%) ASP.NET MVC
13 26 (9.25%) XHTML
14 25 (8.90%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 21 (7.47%) JSON
16 17 (6.05%) HTML5
16 17 (6.05%) Ajax
17 15 (5.34%) RESTful
17 15 (5.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.05%) Open Source
2 15 (5.34%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.63%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.20%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.78%) N-Tier
6 5 (1.78%) Social Network
7 4 (1.42%) GIS
8 3 (1.07%) DTV
8 3 (1.07%) Mobile Payment
9 2 (0.71%) iPhone
9 2 (0.71%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.36%) W3C
10 1 (0.36%) Interactive TV
10 1 (0.36%) Grid Computing
10 1 (0.36%) Blog
10 1 (0.36%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.36%) Social Media
10 1 (0.36%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.36%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.19%) Linux
2 13 (4.63%) Android
3 11 (3.91%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.56%) UNIX
5 8 (2.85%) Windows
6 5 (1.78%) Windows 8
6 5 (1.78%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Phone 8
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (26.69%) MVC
2 59 (21.00%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (18.51%) Scrum
4 46 (16.37%) OO
5 45 (16.01%) TDD
6 37 (13.17%) Software Engineering
7 31 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (8.54%) Unit Testing
9 22 (7.83%) SOA
9 22 (7.83%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (6.76%) Web Development
10 19 (6.76%) UML
11 17 (6.05%) Continuous Improvement
11 17 (6.05%) Pair Programming
12 16 (5.69%) Release Management
13 15 (5.34%) DevOps
13 15 (5.34%) E-Commerce
13 15 (5.34%) DSDM
13 15 (5.34%) RUP
13 15 (5.34%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 129 (45.91%) JavaScript
2 113 (40.21%) SQL
3 95 (33.81%) Java
4 84 (29.89%) C#
5 62 (22.06%) PHP
6 43 (15.30%) T-SQL
7 36 (12.81%) C++
8 25 (8.90%) VB.NET
9 20 (7.12%) Groovy
10 19 (6.76%) Scala
11 13 (4.63%) Clojure
12 12 (4.27%) Perl
13 11 (3.91%) VB
14 7 (2.49%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.14%) XAML
16 5 (1.78%) Python
16 5 (1.78%) C
17 4 (1.42%) Objective-C
17 4 (1.42%) VC++
18 3 (1.07%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (8.54%) Degree
2 7 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.36%) MCP
Vendors
1 82 (29.18%) Microsoft
2 23 (8.19%) Oracle
3 18 (6.41%) Twitter
4 16 (5.69%) Sitecore
5 12 (4.27%) Adobe
6 11 (3.91%) IBM
7 8 (2.85%) SAP
8 7 (2.49%) Business Objects
9 6 (2.14%) Zend
10 5 (1.78%) Google
10 5 (1.78%) Facebook
10 5 (1.78%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.71%) Alterian
12 1 (0.36%) HP
12 1 (0.36%) Apple
12 1 (0.36%) Sybase
12 1 (0.36%) Coverity
12 1 (0.36%) Wind River
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £25k - 34k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £17000 to £22000 per annum
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
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £30000 per annum - Flexi time, pension, personal developmen
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Colston Consulting
Salary: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago