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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 24 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 1 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 0.75% 4.23% 0.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.82% 4.58% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Average salary £38,500 £32,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.31% -13.51%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
122 131 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 91.04% 92.25% 94.89%
Number of salaries quoted 110 126 115
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SignalR
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
2 1 (33.33%) Java EE
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) SignalR
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MVC
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
1 1 (33.33%) Android Development
1 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle