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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 51 15 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 45.95% 24.19% 54.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 47.66% 25.86% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 15 41
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £28,200 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £41,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
107 58 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 96.40% 93.55% 98.77%
Number of salaries quoted 65 48 73
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,700 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +5 31 £35,000 - 4
Flintshire +1 14 £40,000 - 1
Denbighshire +2 3 £40,000 +42.85%
Gwynedd +1 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 58 (63.04%) .NET
2 50 (54.35%) SQL Server
3 49 (53.26%) SQL
4 47 (51.09%) C#
5 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
6 37 (40.22%) HTML
7 36 (39.13%) CSS
8 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
9 33 (35.87%) MVC
10 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
11 29 (31.52%) jQuery
12 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
12 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
13 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
14 24 (26.09%) RESTful
14 24 (26.09%) Entity Framework
15 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
15 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (25.00%) TDD
16 22 (23.91%) BDD
16 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
17 21 (22.83%) WCF
18 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
18 20 (21.74%) Web Application Development
19 18 (19.57%) Java
19 18 (19.57%) Oracle
20 17 (18.48%) Ruby
20 17 (18.48%) Advertising
20 17 (18.48%) Facebook
20 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 17 (18.48%) Node.js
2 10 (10.87%) Apache
3 5 (5.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 5 (5.43%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (3.26%) IIS
4 3 (3.26%) ArcGIS
5 2 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Agresso
1 1 (1.09%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Joyent
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) Intranet
2 5 (5.43%) Internet
3 2 (2.17%) Network Security
3 2 (2.17%) LAN
4 1 (1.09%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (54.35%) SQL Server
2 23 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 10 (10.87%) SQL Server 2005
3 10 (10.87%) MySQL
4 8 (8.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.52%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.52%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (5.43%) MS Access
6 5 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.43%) Redis
6 5 (5.43%) Couchbase
7 4 (4.35%) Pentaho
8 3 (3.26%) BODI
8 3 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (3.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 22 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.52%) Ant
3 6 (6.52%) Maven
4 5 (5.43%) Talend Open Studio
4 5 (5.43%) EasyMock
4 5 (5.43%) JUnit
4 5 (5.43%) Mockito
4 5 (5.43%) Subversion
5 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 2 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.09%) Oracle APEX
General
1 17 (18.48%) Advertising
2 3 (3.26%) Retail
2 3 (3.26%) Back Office
2 3 (3.26%) Finance
2 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (63.04%) .NET
2 38 (41.30%) ASP.NET
3 37 (40.22%) HTML
4 36 (39.13%) CSS
5 29 (31.52%) jQuery
6 26 (28.26%) .NET Framework
7 24 (26.09%) Entity Framework
7 24 (26.09%) RESTful
8 23 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 21 (22.83%) WCF
10 20 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
11 16 (17.39%) Ajax
12 15 (16.30%) HTML5
13 12 (13.04%) Web Services
14 10 (10.87%) CSS3
15 9 (9.78%) Spring
16 8 (8.70%) WPF
17 7 (7.61%) XML
17 7 (7.61%) JDBC
18 6 (6.52%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.48%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (14.13%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.52%) Smartphone
4 5 (5.43%) Wiki
4 5 (5.43%) iPad
4 5 (5.43%) Data Structures
5 4 (4.35%) N-Tier
6 3 (3.26%) GIS
6 3 (3.26%) Clustering
6 3 (3.26%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.09%) Open Source
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.96%) Windows
2 5 (5.43%) UNIX
3 4 (4.35%) Linux
3 4 (4.35%) Android
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (35.87%) MVC
3 23 (25.00%) TDD
4 22 (23.91%) BDD
5 20 (21.74%) Web Application Development
6 17 (18.48%) Web Development
7 9 (9.78%) ETL
8 7 (7.61%) Mobile Development
9 6 (6.52%) Unit Testing
9 6 (6.52%) Dependency Injection
10 5 (5.43%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.43%) AOP
10 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
10 5 (5.43%) OO
10 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.43%) Data Management
10 5 (5.43%) Separation of Concerns
10 5 (5.43%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.43%) Dependency Management
11 4 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (53.26%) SQL
2 47 (51.09%) C#
3 31 (33.70%) JavaScript
4 28 (30.43%) T-SQL
5 18 (19.57%) Java
6 17 (18.48%) Ruby
7 13 (14.13%) PHP
8 10 (10.87%) VB
8 10 (10.87%) VB.NET
9 9 (9.78%) PL/SQL
10 7 (7.61%) VB6
11 5 (5.43%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.17%) Python
13 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.09%) PHP5
13 1 (1.09%) C
13 1 (1.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (30.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (19.57%) Oracle
3 17 (18.48%) Facebook
4 5 (5.43%) Talend
4 5 (5.43%) hybris
5 3 (3.26%) ESRI
6 2 (2.17%) Ab Initio
6 2 (2.17%) SAP
7 1 (1.09%) Informatica
7 1 (1.09%) Sage
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