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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 32 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 1.64% 1.40% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.67% 1.45% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £39,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.91% +20.76%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%
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
180 138 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 98.36% 96.50% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 159 116 118
Average salary £36,779 £32,500 £32,958
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.16% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 4 (66.67%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) XML
3 2 (33.33%) C++
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) SDLC
4 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
4 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) POCO
4 1 (16.67%) UML
4 1 (16.67%) Physics
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
4 1 (16.67%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) PhoneGap
2 1 (16.67%) XSLT
2 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) POCO
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) MFC
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 1 (16.67%) Device Driver
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C++
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Green Hills
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