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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 150 194 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.38% 38.80% 37.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.22% 40.42% 38.44%
Number of salaries quoted 139 180 145
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,931 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +1.36%
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
572 480 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.79% 96.00% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 497 428 376
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,300 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 November 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 172 (53.09%) SQL
2 131 (40.43%) SQL Server
3 128 (39.51%) HTML
4 106 (32.72%) .NET
5 101 (31.17%) Java
5 101 (31.17%) JavaScript
6 91 (28.09%) CSS
6 91 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
7 82 (25.31%) Microsoft
8 80 (24.69%) ASP.NET
9 75 (23.15%) C#
9 75 (23.15%) jQuery
10 72 (22.22%) PHP
10 72 (22.22%) T-SQL
11 67 (20.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 62 (19.14%) XML
13 59 (18.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 58 (17.90%) Finance
15 57 (17.59%) Spring
16 56 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
17 51 (15.74%) Web Services
17 51 (15.74%) OO
17 51 (15.74%) C++
18 47 (14.51%) MVC
18 47 (14.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 46 (14.20%) Scrum
20 45 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
21 43 (13.27%) ETL
22 41 (12.65%) SQL Server 2012
23 39 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 (4.63%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.01%) CMS
3 12 (3.70%) Tomcat
4 11 (3.40%) Node.js
4 11 (3.40%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (2.78%) Umbraco
6 8 (2.47%) SAS
7 7 (2.16%) Apache
8 5 (1.54%) WordPress
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.62%) concrete5
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.62%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.62%) Joomla!
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.31%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.31%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.31%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 28 (8.64%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.62%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.62%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.31%) Staffware
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.47%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.93%) SaaS
2 3 (0.93%) GitHub
3 2 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.31%) IaaS
4 1 (0.31%) PaaS
4 1 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.09%) Intranet
2 3 (0.93%) HTTP
3 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.31%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (40.43%) SQL Server
2 67 (20.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (18.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 47 (14.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (13.89%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (12.65%) SQL Server 2012
7 39 (12.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 32 (9.88%) OLAP
9 26 (8.02%) OLAP Cube
10 24 (7.41%) MySQL
11 16 (4.94%) Relational Database
12 13 (4.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 13 (4.01%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (3.40%) MongoDB
14 9 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
15 8 (2.47%) Base SAS
15 8 (2.47%) Hadoop
15 8 (2.47%) CouchDB
15 8 (2.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
16 7 (2.16%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 26 (8.02%) Visual Studio
2 25 (7.72%) Eclipse
3 16 (4.94%) JUnit
4 14 (4.32%) Jenkins
5 12 (3.70%) Subversion
6 10 (3.09%) Maven
6 10 (3.09%) Git (software)
7 9 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
8 8 (2.47%) Spock
8 8 (2.47%) Mockito
8 8 (2.47%) Gradle
8 8 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
9 7 (2.16%) NetBeans
9 7 (2.16%) PowerBuilder
10 6 (1.85%) Ant
11 5 (1.54%) Xcode
11 5 (1.54%) Selenium
12 4 (1.23%) MSTest
13 3 (0.93%) ClearCase
13 3 (0.93%) ClearQuest
General
1 58 (17.90%) Finance
2 16 (4.94%) Legal
2 16 (4.94%) Advertising
3 15 (4.63%) Retail
4 12 (3.70%) Electronics
5 7 (2.16%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.16%) Banking
6 4 (1.23%) Marketing
7 3 (0.93%) Billing
7 3 (0.93%) Games
8 2 (0.62%) Law
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (39.51%) HTML
2 106 (32.72%) .NET
3 91 (28.09%) CSS
4 80 (24.69%) ASP.NET
5 75 (23.15%) jQuery
6 62 (19.14%) XML
7 57 (17.59%) Spring
8 51 (15.74%) Web Services
9 36 (11.11%) Hibernate
10 31 (9.57%) J2EE
11 30 (9.26%) HTML5
12 28 (8.64%) SOAP
13 23 (7.10%) JSON
14 20 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 19 (5.86%) REST
16 16 (4.94%) .NET Framework
17 15 (4.63%) CSS3
17 15 (4.63%) ASP.NET MVC
18 14 (4.32%) WCF
19 12 (3.70%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (7.10%) Computer Science
3 13 (4.01%) GIS
4 12 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.40%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.85%) AS400
6 6 (1.85%) Client/Server
6 6 (1.85%) Data Integration
6 6 (1.85%) Open Source
7 5 (1.54%) N-Tier
7 5 (1.54%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.23%) Physics
9 3 (0.93%) User Experience
10 2 (0.62%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.62%) iPhone
10 2 (0.62%) iSeries
10 2 (0.62%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.31%) 3D Graphics
11 1 (0.31%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.02%) Linux
2 13 (4.01%) UNIX
3 12 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 10 (3.09%) Android
5 2 (0.62%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.31%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.28%) Business Intelligence
3 51 (15.74%) OO
4 47 (14.51%) MVC
5 46 (14.20%) Scrum
6 43 (13.27%) ETL
7 33 (10.19%) TDD
7 33 (10.19%) Web Development
8 30 (9.26%) Unit Testing
9 27 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
9 27 (8.33%) OOP
10 20 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (4.94%) E-Commerce
12 15 (4.63%) OOD
12 15 (4.63%) Software Engineering
13 14 (4.32%) UML
13 14 (4.32%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (4.32%) Mentoring
14 13 (4.01%) Web Design
15 12 (3.70%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 172 (53.09%) SQL
2 101 (31.17%) Java
2 101 (31.17%) JavaScript
3 75 (23.15%) C#
4 72 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 72 (22.22%) PHP
5 51 (15.74%) C++
6 35 (10.80%) VB.NET
7 12 (3.70%) Python
8 9 (2.78%) Ruby
9 8 (2.47%) Groovy
10 7 (2.16%) VB
11 6 (1.85%) Perl
11 6 (1.85%) VC++
12 5 (1.54%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.54%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.23%) Scala
13 4 (1.23%) PHP5
14 2 (0.62%) Erlang
14 2 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (12.04%) Degree
2 6 (1.85%) SC Cleared
2 6 (1.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.93%) HND
3 3 (0.93%) MCDBA
3 3 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.31%) SLA
1 1 (0.31%) QA
Vendors
1 82 (25.31%) Microsoft
2 35 (10.80%) Oracle
3 13 (4.01%) SAP
4 4 (1.23%) IBM
4 4 (1.23%) TOWER Software
4 4 (1.23%) Business Objects
5 3 (0.93%) Google
5 3 (0.93%) Zend
5 3 (0.93%) HP
6 2 (0.62%) Informatica
6 2 (0.62%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (0.62%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.31%) Facebook
7 1 (0.31%) Twitter
7 1 (0.31%) LexisNexis
7 1 (0.31%) Teradata
7 1 (0.31%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.31%) BEA
7 1 (0.31%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £31342 - £37394 per annum + benifits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
National Assembly
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,342 to £37,394 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £34000 - £40000.00 per annum + pension & bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 10 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Insource
Salary: £0 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Blue Town Online
Salary: £29,731 - 33,119 per year
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 20 days ago