The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales 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 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
Developer
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 29 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 32.22% 25.40% 31.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.95% 27.59% 31.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 20
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £29,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,755 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
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 North Wales 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
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
88 58 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 97.78% 92.06% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 53 46 61
Average salary £35,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.64% -1.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £52,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Developer Salary Trend in North Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in North Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in North Wales

Developer
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North Wales region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wrexham +3 14 £36,000 +2.85%
Flintshire +1 13 £35,000 -17.64%
Denbighshire -2 1 £40,000 +37.93%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 53 (67.95%) .NET
2 42 (53.85%) SQL
3 39 (50.00%) C#
4 35 (44.87%) SQL Server
5 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET
6 27 (34.62%) CSS
6 27 (34.62%) HTML
6 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
8 24 (30.77%) T-SQL
8 24 (30.77%) MVC
9 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
10 22 (28.21%) jQuery
11 19 (24.36%) .NET Framework
12 18 (23.08%) Web Development
13 17 (21.79%) WCF
14 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
14 16 (20.51%) Entity Framework
14 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web API
15 15 (19.23%) Web Services
16 14 (17.95%) HTML5
17 13 (16.67%) Web Application Development
17 13 (16.67%) Oracle
17 13 (16.67%) Java
17 13 (16.67%) Ajax
18 12 (15.38%) TDD
18 12 (15.38%) VB
18 12 (15.38%) VB.NET
18 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
18 12 (15.38%) Mobile App

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 10 (12.82%) Node.js
2 6 (7.69%) Apache
3 5 (6.41%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.85%) IIS
5 3 (3.85%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (5.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Agresso
1 1 (1.28%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.28%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.97%) Intranet
2 5 (6.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.28%) Network Security
3 1 (1.28%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (44.87%) SQL Server
2 12 (15.38%) NoSQL
3 10 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (8.97%) MySQL
5 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (6.41%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.13%) Pentaho
7 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle Database
8 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (3.85%) BODI
8 3 (3.85%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.85%) MS Access
9 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
10 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (15.38%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.41%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.56%) Maven
5 2 (2.56%) Ant
6 1 (1.28%) JUnit
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (1.28%) Subversion
6 1 (1.28%) JIRA
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (1.28%) EasyMock
6 1 (1.28%) Mockito
6 1 (1.28%) Gradle
6 1 (1.28%) AccuRev
General
1 10 (12.82%) Advertising
2 6 (7.69%) Retail
3 3 (3.85%) Back Office
3 3 (3.85%) Finance
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (67.95%) .NET
2 33 (42.31%) ASP.NET
3 27 (34.62%) CSS
3 27 (34.62%) HTML
4 22 (28.21%) jQuery
5 19 (24.36%) .NET Framework
6 17 (21.79%) WCF
7 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (20.51%) Entity Framework
7 16 (20.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (19.23%) Web Services
9 14 (17.95%) HTML5
10 13 (16.67%) Ajax
11 11 (14.10%) RESTful
12 10 (12.82%) XML
13 9 (11.54%) WPF
13 9 (11.54%) CSS3
14 6 (7.69%) JSON
15 5 (6.41%) SignalR
15 5 (6.41%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (6.41%) Smartphone
3 5 (6.41%) N-Tier
4 3 (3.85%) GIS
4 3 (3.85%) Clustering
5 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.28%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.28%) Wiki
6 1 (1.28%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.41%) Windows
2 4 (5.13%) Linux
3 3 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (3.85%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (30.77%) MVC
3 18 (23.08%) Web Development
4 13 (16.67%) Web Application Development
5 12 (15.38%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) BDD
7 10 (12.82%) ETL
8 7 (8.97%) OO
9 6 (7.69%) SDLC
10 5 (6.41%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.13%) Data Migration
11 4 (5.13%) Migration
11 4 (5.13%) Mobile Development
11 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.85%) Logistics
12 3 (3.85%) Mobile Application Development
12 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
12 3 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.85%) ERP
13 2 (2.56%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 42 (53.85%) SQL
2 39 (50.00%) C#
3 24 (30.77%) T-SQL
4 23 (29.49%) JavaScript
5 13 (16.67%) Java
6 12 (15.38%) VB
6 12 (15.38%) VB.NET
7 11 (14.10%) PHP
8 10 (12.82%) Ruby
9 9 (11.54%) VB6
9 9 (11.54%) PL/SQL
10 2 (2.56%) XAML
11 1 (1.28%) C
11 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 26 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (16.67%) Oracle
3 10 (12.82%) Facebook
4 5 (6.41%) Talend
5 3 (3.85%) ESRI
6 2 (2.56%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) Sage
7 1 (1.28%) hybris