The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 30 40 35
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.46% 4.06% 2.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 4.23% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 5
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
Software 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 Newport 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
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
214 260 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 99.07% 95.94% 98.45%
Number of salaries quoted 147 234 188
Average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the Newport region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newport

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Newport region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Newport

Software Developer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Spring
2 1 (50.00%) Java EE
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) J2EE
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) COM
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) C#

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the Newport region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) J2EE
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) COM
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Java EE
1 1 (50.00%) WCF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft