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 30 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
30 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 164 206 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.19% 37.52% 33.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.35% 39.09% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 151 174 112
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,700 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.85% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
647 527 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 95.43% 95.99% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 572 423 314
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 £24,000 £22,500
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 30 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 138 (47.75%) HTML
2 131 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 131 (45.33%) SQL Server
3 120 (41.52%) .NET
4 118 (40.83%) SQL
5 115 (39.79%) CSS
6 97 (33.56%) Java
7 96 (33.22%) ASP.NET
7 96 (33.22%) jQuery
8 83 (28.72%) C#
9 82 (28.37%) Microsoft
10 72 (24.91%) MVC
11 64 (22.15%) PHP
12 60 (20.76%) Web Services
12 60 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
13 53 (18.34%) XML
14 52 (17.99%) Scrum
15 48 (16.61%) OO
16 46 (15.92%) TDD
17 45 (15.57%) T-SQL
18 42 (14.53%) Spring
19 41 (14.19%) Finance
20 39 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
21 38 (13.15%) C++
22 37 (12.80%) Software Engineering
23 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 33 (11.42%) .NET Framework
24 32 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
25 31 (10.73%) J2EE

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 (6.92%) CMS
1 20 (6.92%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.50%) Sitecore CMS
2 13 (4.50%) Confluence
3 10 (3.46%) FileNet
3 10 (3.46%) LiveCycle
4 9 (3.11%) Umbraco
5 8 (2.77%) IIS
6 5 (1.73%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.04%) Apache Solr
7 3 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.04%) WordPress
7 3 (1.04%) Apache
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.69%) Node.js
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.35%) concrete5
9 1 (0.35%) Drupal
9 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (7.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.35%) ImageReady
3 1 (0.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.08%) GitHub
2 3 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.69%) Office 365
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.35%) SaaS
4 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.42%) Internet
2 6 (2.08%) Intranet
3 3 (1.04%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) FTP
4 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (45.33%) SQL Server
2 39 (13.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 33 (11.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (7.96%) SQL Server 2012
5 22 (7.61%) MongoDB
5 22 (7.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 18 (6.23%) Data Warehouse
6 18 (6.23%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.54%) MySQL
8 15 (5.19%) NoSQL
9 14 (4.84%) Oracle Database
10 13 (4.50%) Apache Cassandra
11 12 (4.15%) OLAP
12 7 (2.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 7 (2.42%) Oracle Reports
13 6 (2.08%) Crystal Reports
13 6 (2.08%) RDBMS
14 5 (1.73%) Big Data
14 5 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (9.00%) Subversion
2 24 (8.30%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.96%) Maven
4 20 (6.92%) Jenkins
5 13 (4.50%) Hudson
5 13 (4.50%) JIRA
6 12 (4.15%) Git (software)
7 7 (2.42%) Eclipse
7 7 (2.42%) PowerBuilder
7 7 (2.42%) Oracle Forms
7 7 (2.42%) Ant
7 7 (2.42%) JUnit
8 6 (2.08%) Selenium
8 6 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
8 6 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
8 6 (2.08%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.73%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.73%) JBehave
9 5 (1.73%) CruiseControl
10 4 (1.38%) Behat
General
1 41 (14.19%) Finance
2 15 (5.19%) Legal
3 13 (4.50%) Marketing
4 12 (4.15%) Advertising
4 12 (4.15%) Retail
5 10 (3.46%) Electronics
6 9 (3.11%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.73%) Back Office
8 4 (1.38%) Games
9 3 (1.04%) Billing
9 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (47.75%) HTML
2 120 (41.52%) .NET
3 115 (39.79%) CSS
4 96 (33.22%) ASP.NET
4 96 (33.22%) jQuery
5 60 (20.76%) Web Services
6 53 (18.34%) XML
7 42 (14.53%) Spring
8 33 (11.42%) .NET Framework
9 31 (10.73%) J2EE
9 31 (10.73%) SOAP
10 30 (10.38%) Hibernate
11 27 (9.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 26 (9.00%) XHTML
13 23 (7.96%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 22 (7.61%) JSON
15 18 (6.23%) HTML5
16 17 (5.88%) Ajax
17 15 (5.19%) RESTful
17 15 (5.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.88%) Open Source
2 15 (5.19%) Mobile App
3 14 (4.84%) Computer Science
4 9 (3.11%) Client/Server
5 6 (2.08%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.73%) Social Network
6 5 (1.73%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.38%) GIS
8 3 (1.04%) Mobile Payment
8 3 (1.04%) DTV
9 2 (0.69%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.69%) iPhone
10 1 (0.35%) Social Media
10 1 (0.35%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.35%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.35%) Blog
10 1 (0.35%) Web 2.0
10 1 (0.35%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 25 (8.65%) Linux
2 13 (4.50%) Android
3 11 (3.81%) Apple iOS
3 11 (3.81%) UNIX
4 8 (2.77%) Windows
5 5 (1.73%) Windows 8
5 5 (1.73%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.69%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (0.69%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (24.91%) MVC
2 60 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (17.99%) Scrum
4 48 (16.61%) OO
5 46 (15.92%) TDD
6 37 (12.80%) Software Engineering
7 32 (11.07%) Business Intelligence
8 25 (8.65%) Unit Testing
9 23 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.61%) SOA
11 21 (7.27%) Web Development
12 20 (6.92%) UML
13 17 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
13 17 (5.88%) Pair Programming
13 17 (5.88%) Release Management
14 15 (5.19%) DevOps
14 15 (5.19%) E-Commerce
14 15 (5.19%) DSDM
14 15 (5.19%) RUP
14 15 (5.19%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 131 (45.33%) JavaScript
2 118 (40.83%) SQL
3 97 (33.56%) Java
4 83 (28.72%) C#
5 64 (22.15%) PHP
6 45 (15.57%) T-SQL
7 38 (13.15%) C++
8 26 (9.00%) VB.NET
9 21 (7.27%) Groovy
10 19 (6.57%) Scala
11 13 (4.50%) Clojure
12 12 (4.15%) Perl
13 11 (3.81%) VB
14 7 (2.42%) PL/SQL
15 6 (2.08%) XAML
16 5 (1.73%) Python
16 5 (1.73%) C
17 4 (1.38%) VC++
17 4 (1.38%) Objective-C
18 3 (1.04%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 24 (8.30%) Degree
2 7 (2.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.69%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) MCP
Vendors
1 82 (28.37%) Microsoft
2 25 (8.65%) Oracle
3 18 (6.23%) Twitter
4 16 (5.54%) Sitecore
5 12 (4.15%) Adobe
6 11 (3.81%) IBM
7 9 (3.11%) SAP
8 7 (2.42%) Business Objects
9 6 (2.08%) Zend
10 5 (1.73%) Facebook
10 5 (1.73%) Xamarin
10 5 (1.73%) Google
11 2 (0.69%) Alterian
12 1 (0.35%) Coverity
12 1 (0.35%) Wind River
12 1 (0.35%) HP
12 1 (0.35%) Apple
12 1 (0.35%) Sybase
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
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
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Noir Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £40 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Up to £30,000 p.a
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago