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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 171 122 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 25.83% 20.17% 42.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.68% 20.57% 43.30%
Number of salaries quoted 143 95 240
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £42,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
641 593 582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 96.83% 98.02% 98.98%
Number of salaries quoted 537 481 531
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £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 4 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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.

1 148 (38.85%) SQL
2 137 (35.96%) HTML
3 124 (32.55%) JavaScript
4 114 (29.92%) CSS
5 112 (29.40%) Java
6 100 (26.25%) SQL Server
7 99 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (23.88%) C#
9 81 (21.26%) .NET
10 80 (21.00%) Microsoft
11 73 (19.16%) MVC
12 63 (16.54%) PHP
13 61 (16.01%) jQuery
14 58 (15.22%) ASP.NET
15 56 (14.70%) Finance
16 55 (14.44%) Spring
16 55 (14.44%) REST
17 54 (14.17%) Scrum
18 53 (13.91%) HTML5
19 51 (13.39%) Web Services
20 50 (13.12%) OO
21 47 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
22 46 (12.07%) Apple iOS
23 45 (11.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 44 (11.55%) Degree
24 44 (11.55%) Objective-C
24 44 (11.55%) T-SQL
25 41 (10.76%) XML
25 41 (10.76%) JSON
26 40 (10.50%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (3.94%) CMS
2 14 (3.67%) Node.js
3 11 (2.89%) Apache
3 11 (2.89%) Tomcat
3 11 (2.89%) WebLogic
4 5 (1.31%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.31%) IIS
5 4 (1.05%) Umbraco
6 3 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.79%) Confluence
6 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (0.79%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.26%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.26%) Drupal
7 1 (0.26%) Mule
7 1 (0.26%) WordPress
7 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.26%) concrete5
7 1 (0.26%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 36 (9.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.57%) MS Office
3 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (2.36%) Staffware
2 5 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.31%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.52%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.52%) INSURE/90
4 1 (0.26%) Magento
4 1 (0.26%) Summit
4 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.89%) GitHub
2 6 (1.57%) SaaS
3 2 (0.52%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (9.71%) HTTP
2 5 (1.31%) Intranet
3 4 (1.05%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 100 (26.25%) SQL Server
2 45 (11.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 33 (8.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 31 (8.14%) MySQL
5 28 (7.35%) Data Warehouse
5 28 (7.35%) Relational Database
6 24 (6.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 22 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 21 (5.51%) MongoDB
9 16 (4.20%) OLAP
10 15 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
11 14 (3.67%) Oracle Database
12 12 (3.15%) Big Data
12 12 (3.15%) OLAP Cube
13 11 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
14 10 (2.62%) OLTP
15 8 (2.10%) NoSQL
16 7 (1.84%) Oracle Reports
17 6 (1.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 6 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 21 (5.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (4.46%) Git (software)
3 15 (3.94%) JUnit
4 14 (3.67%) Xcode
4 14 (3.67%) Subversion
5 13 (3.41%) Visual Studio
6 9 (2.36%) NUnit
7 8 (2.10%) Eclipse
7 8 (2.10%) Rhino Mocks
8 7 (1.84%) Maven
9 6 (1.57%) Mercurial
10 5 (1.31%) MSTest
10 5 (1.31%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.05%) Ant
11 4 (1.05%) Jenkins
12 3 (0.79%) Selenium
12 3 (0.79%) MSBuild
12 3 (0.79%) JMeter
12 3 (0.79%) JIRA
13 2 (0.52%) StyleCop
General
1 56 (14.70%) Finance
2 26 (6.82%) Banking
2 26 (6.82%) Advertising
2 26 (6.82%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.46%) Automotive
4 13 (3.41%) Retail
4 13 (3.41%) Marketing
5 10 (2.62%) Law
6 8 (2.10%) Legal
7 4 (1.05%) Billing
8 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.79%) Electronics
9 2 (0.52%) Games
10 1 (0.26%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 137 (35.96%) HTML
2 114 (29.92%) CSS
3 81 (21.26%) .NET
4 61 (16.01%) jQuery
5 58 (15.22%) ASP.NET
6 55 (14.44%) Spring
6 55 (14.44%) REST
7 53 (13.91%) HTML5
8 51 (13.39%) Web Services
9 41 (10.76%) XML
9 41 (10.76%) JSON
10 38 (9.97%) Hibernate
11 36 (9.45%) CSS3
12 35 (9.19%) J2EE
13 32 (8.40%) AngularJS
14 24 (6.30%) Java EE
15 23 (6.04%) WCF
16 21 (5.51%) .NET Framework
17 16 (4.20%) Android SDK
17 16 (4.20%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (6.04%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.77%) User Experience
3 17 (4.46%) Mobile App
4 11 (2.89%) N-Tier
5 10 (2.62%) Tandem
5 10 (2.62%) Client/Server
6 8 (2.10%) Data Integration
7 7 (1.84%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.57%) Open Source
8 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.31%) Data Extraction
10 4 (1.05%) Replication
10 4 (1.05%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.52%) Visualisation
11 2 (0.52%) iPhone
11 2 (0.52%) iSeries
11 2 (0.52%) Blog
11 2 (0.52%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.26%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.26%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (12.07%) Apple iOS
2 38 (9.97%) Windows
3 25 (6.56%) Android
4 24 (6.30%) Linux
5 14 (3.67%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (1.57%) UNIX
7 3 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (19.16%) MVC
3 54 (14.17%) Scrum
4 50 (13.12%) OO
5 47 (12.34%) Business Intelligence
6 40 (10.50%) OOP
7 37 (9.71%) ETL
7 37 (9.71%) Unit Testing
8 33 (8.66%) TDD
9 32 (8.40%) Software Engineering
10 31 (8.14%) Web Development
11 27 (7.09%) Mobile Development
12 25 (6.56%) iOS Development
13 24 (6.30%) MVVM
14 19 (4.99%) CRM
14 19 (4.99%) Migration
14 19 (4.99%) Data Migration
14 19 (4.99%) Mentoring
15 18 (4.72%) Android Development
16 17 (4.46%) UML
Programming Languages
1 148 (38.85%) SQL
2 124 (32.55%) JavaScript
3 112 (29.40%) Java
4 91 (23.88%) C#
5 63 (16.54%) PHP
6 44 (11.55%) Objective-C
6 44 (11.55%) T-SQL
7 32 (8.40%) C++
8 19 (4.99%) XAML
9 17 (4.46%) VB.NET
10 16 (4.20%) PHP5
11 12 (3.15%) Ruby
12 11 (2.89%) Python
13 10 (2.62%) PL/SQL
13 10 (2.62%) Perl
13 10 (2.62%) Scala
14 7 (1.84%) VB
15 6 (1.57%) Go
16 3 (0.79%) ECMAScript
16 3 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (11.55%) Degree
2 8 (2.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.84%) MCDBA
4 5 (1.31%) SC Cleared
4 5 (1.31%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.26%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.26%) MCSE
5 1 (0.26%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (7.09%) QA
2 3 (0.79%) SLA
Vendors
1 80 (21.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (8.40%) Oracle
3 15 (3.94%) Zend
4 11 (2.89%) BEA
5 9 (2.36%) Informatica
5 9 (2.36%) Teradata
6 8 (2.10%) Google
7 7 (1.84%) Twitter
7 7 (1.84%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (1.57%) TOWER Software
8 6 (1.57%) Sitecore
9 5 (1.31%) Facebook
10 4 (1.05%) Cognos
10 4 (1.05%) LexisNexis
10 4 (1.05%) Guidewire
11 3 (0.79%) IBM
11 3 (0.79%) Adobe
12 2 (0.52%) SAP
12 2 (0.52%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.52%) Xamarin
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Posted: 20 hours ago
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