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

Location
3 months to
29 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 39 16 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 37.86% 25.81% 48.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.39% 27.12% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 29 16 34
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,800 £28,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £38,755 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
99 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 96.12% 95.16% 98.68%
Number of salaries quoted 62 50 67
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +4 20 £35,000 - 2
Flintshire +2 16 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Gwynedd +1 1 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Denbighshire -2 1 £40,000 +42.85%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 29 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 57 (64.77%) .NET
2 48 (54.55%) SQL
3 46 (52.27%) C#
3 46 (52.27%) SQL Server
4 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET
5 35 (39.77%) HTML
6 34 (38.64%) CSS
7 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (34.09%) MVC
9 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
9 29 (32.95%) Microsoft
10 27 (30.68%) T-SQL
10 27 (30.68%) jQuery
11 23 (26.14%) .NET Framework
12 21 (23.86%) WCF
12 21 (23.86%) Entity Framework
13 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
14 19 (21.59%) Web Development
14 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (20.45%) NoSQL
16 17 (19.32%) Web Application Development
16 17 (19.32%) BDD
16 17 (19.32%) RESTful
16 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
16 17 (19.32%) TDD
17 16 (18.18%) Ajax
17 16 (18.18%) Oracle
18 15 (17.05%) Java
19 14 (15.91%) Web Services
19 14 (15.91%) Ruby

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 14 (15.91%) Node.js
2 8 (9.09%) Apache
3 6 (6.82%) SharePoint
4 5 (5.68%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.68%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.41%) ArcGIS
5 3 (3.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.14%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 6 (6.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Agresso
1 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.14%) Sage ERP X3
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.23%) Intranet
2 5 (5.68%) Internet
3 2 (2.27%) Network Security
3 2 (2.27%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (52.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.45%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (9.09%) MySQL
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 5 (5.68%) MS Access
6 5 (5.68%) Crystal Reports
6 5 (5.68%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.55%) Relational Database
7 4 (4.55%) MongoDB
7 4 (4.55%) Pentaho
7 4 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (3.41%) BODI
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle OWB
8 3 (3.41%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.41%) Couchbase
8 3 (3.41%) Redis
8 3 (3.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (19.32%) Git (software)
2 9 (10.23%) Visual Studio
3 5 (5.68%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (4.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (4.55%) Ant
4 4 (4.55%) Maven
5 3 (3.41%) Subversion
5 3 (3.41%) JUnit
5 3 (3.41%) EasyMock
5 3 (3.41%) Mockito
6 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 14 (15.91%) Advertising
2 5 (5.68%) Retail
3 3 (3.41%) Back Office
3 3 (3.41%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.14%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (64.77%) .NET
2 37 (42.05%) ASP.NET
3 35 (39.77%) HTML
4 34 (38.64%) CSS
5 27 (30.68%) jQuery
6 23 (26.14%) .NET Framework
7 21 (23.86%) WCF
7 21 (23.86%) Entity Framework
8 20 (22.73%) ASP.NET Web API
9 19 (21.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 17 (19.32%) RESTful
11 16 (18.18%) Ajax
12 14 (15.91%) Web Services
12 14 (15.91%) HTML5
13 10 (11.36%) XML
14 9 (10.23%) CSS3
14 9 (10.23%) WPF
15 6 (6.82%) Spring
16 5 (5.68%) JSON
16 5 (5.68%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (14.77%) Mobile App
3 6 (6.82%) Smartphone
4 4 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.41%) Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) GIS
5 3 (3.41%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.41%) Wiki
5 3 (3.41%) iPad
5 3 (3.41%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Android
2 4 (4.55%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) Windows Mobile
3 3 (3.41%) UNIX
4 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (34.09%) MVC
3 19 (21.59%) Web Development
4 17 (19.32%) Web Application Development
4 17 (19.32%) BDD
4 17 (19.32%) TDD
5 9 (10.23%) ETL
6 6 (6.82%) Mobile Development
6 6 (6.82%) SDLC
6 6 (6.82%) OO
7 5 (5.68%) Service Delivery
7 5 (5.68%) Mentoring
8 4 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (4.55%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.55%) Unit Testing
8 4 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.55%) Migration
9 3 (3.41%) Refactoring
9 3 (3.41%) AOP
9 3 (3.41%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 48 (54.55%) SQL
2 46 (52.27%) C#
3 29 (32.95%) JavaScript
4 27 (30.68%) T-SQL
5 15 (17.05%) Java
6 14 (15.91%) Ruby
7 13 (14.77%) PHP
8 11 (12.50%) VB
8 11 (12.50%) VB.NET
9 9 (10.23%) PL/SQL
10 8 (9.09%) VB6
11 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.27%) Python
13 1 (1.14%) XAML
13 1 (1.14%) Shell Script
13 1 (1.14%) C
13 1 (1.14%) VBScript
13 1 (1.14%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.14%) QA
Vendors
1 29 (32.95%) Microsoft
2 16 (18.18%) Oracle
3 14 (15.91%) Facebook
4 5 (5.68%) Talend
5 3 (3.41%) ESRI
5 3 (3.41%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.27%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.14%) Informatica
7 1 (1.14%) Sage
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Flintshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bangor, Gwynedd
Supertemps
Salary: £20k - 22k per year
Posted: 6 days ago