The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 375 198 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 30.76% 23.91% 42.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.86% 25.45% 44.18%
Number of salaries quoted 345 178 366
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £33,431
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +0.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,761 £27,050 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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 South 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
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1177 778 928
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.55% 93.96% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1035 652 812
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Cardiff 0 228 £35,000 +2.94% 41
Newport +4 51 £36,750 +5.00% 12
Torfaen +1 35 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Bridgend +6 14 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Monmouthshire +1 14 £40,000 +28.00% 1
Glamorgan -1 6 £37,500 +27.11%
Caerphilly -5 5 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Neath Port Talbot 0 4 £33,500 -7.58% 2
Vale of Glamorgan -2 3 £29,051 +21.04%
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South 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.

1 241 (38.75%) SQL
2 204 (32.80%) HTML
3 196 (31.51%) C#
4 179 (28.78%) .NET
5 178 (28.62%) Java
6 174 (27.97%) JavaScript
7 173 (27.81%) SQL Server
8 171 (27.49%) CSS
9 162 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
10 127 (20.42%) MVC
11 118 (18.97%) Microsoft
12 115 (18.49%) ASP.NET
13 100 (16.08%) jQuery
14 94 (15.11%) PHP
14 94 (15.11%) Web Services
15 88 (14.15%) Scrum
16 86 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
17 81 (13.02%) C++
18 80 (12.86%) Spring
19 79 (12.70%) XML
20 78 (12.54%) OO
21 76 (12.22%) OOP
21 76 (12.22%) HTML5
22 75 (12.06%) REST
23 73 (11.74%) Apple iOS
24 72 (11.58%) Finance
25 70 (11.25%) Software Engineering
26 69 (11.09%) ETL
27 68 (10.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 67 (10.77%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 24 (3.86%) Tomcat
2 20 (3.22%) CMS
2 20 (3.22%) Node.js
3 18 (2.89%) Apache
4 11 (1.77%) SharePoint
4 11 (1.77%) WebLogic
5 9 (1.45%) Elasticsearch
6 7 (1.13%) JBoss
6 7 (1.13%) SAS
7 6 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.80%) IIS
8 5 (0.80%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.64%) Confluence
10 3 (0.48%) WordPress
10 3 (0.48%) Oracle Application Server
10 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.48%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.32%) ArcGIS
11 2 (0.32%) Documentum
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 45 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.13%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.64%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.48%) MS Office
6 1 (0.16%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.45%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.45%) Staffware
3 5 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.64%) INSURE/90
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.16%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.16%) Summit
7 1 (0.16%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.54%) PaaS
2 11 (1.77%) SaaS
3 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (0.96%) GitHub
5 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.48%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 43 (6.91%) HTTP
2 10 (1.61%) Intranet
3 8 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 7 (1.13%) Internet
5 5 (0.80%) SSH
5 5 (0.80%) Network Security
6 1 (0.16%) 4G
6 1 (0.16%) DVB
6 1 (0.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (27.81%) SQL Server
2 68 (10.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (8.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (7.40%) MySQL
5 41 (6.59%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 36 (5.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 27 (4.34%) Relational Database
9 26 (4.18%) OLAP
10 23 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
11 22 (3.54%) Big Data
12 18 (2.89%) MongoDB
13 17 (2.73%) Data Mining
14 13 (2.09%) OLAP Cube
15 11 (1.77%) Oracle Database
15 11 (1.77%) Oracle Reports
16 9 (1.45%) OLTP
17 8 (1.29%) Star Schema
17 8 (1.29%) Crystal Reports
17 8 (1.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 27 (4.34%) Git (software)
2 23 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (3.38%) Visual Studio
4 20 (3.22%) NUnit
5 19 (3.05%) JUnit
5 19 (3.05%) Eclipse
5 19 (3.05%) Xcode
6 14 (2.25%) MSTest
7 13 (2.09%) Rhino Mocks
7 13 (2.09%) Jenkins
8 11 (1.77%) Subversion
8 11 (1.77%) Maven
9 9 (1.45%) Moq
10 8 (1.29%) Ant
11 6 (0.96%) Selenium
12 5 (0.80%) NetBeans
12 5 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (0.64%) Gradle
13 4 (0.64%) Apache Ivy
13 4 (0.64%) Spock
General
1 72 (11.58%) Finance
2 55 (8.84%) Advertising
3 39 (6.27%) Marketing
4 30 (4.82%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.86%) Banking
6 17 (2.73%) Multimedia
6 17 (2.73%) Automotive
7 14 (2.25%) Retail
8 10 (1.61%) Electronics
9 7 (1.13%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.80%) Legal
10 5 (0.80%) Games
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
12 3 (0.48%) Law
13 1 (0.16%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 204 (32.80%) HTML
2 179 (28.78%) .NET
3 171 (27.49%) CSS
4 115 (18.49%) ASP.NET
5 100 (16.08%) jQuery
6 94 (15.11%) Web Services
7 80 (12.86%) Spring
8 79 (12.70%) XML
9 76 (12.22%) HTML5
10 75 (12.06%) REST
11 53 (8.52%) Hibernate
12 49 (7.88%) JSON
13 45 (7.23%) Ajax
14 42 (6.75%) WCF
15 41 (6.59%) J2EE
16 40 (6.43%) CSS3
17 38 (6.11%) .NET Framework
18 37 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
19 30 (4.82%) Java EE
20 29 (4.66%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 44 (7.07%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (4.18%) Mobile App
3 21 (3.38%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.57%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.41%) DTV
6 14 (2.25%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.09%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.77%) User Experience
9 10 (1.61%) N-Tier
10 9 (1.45%) Open Source
11 8 (1.29%) iPhone
11 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.13%) Inversion of Control
12 7 (1.13%) iPad
12 7 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 7 (1.13%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.13%) Management Information System
13 6 (0.96%) GIS
13 6 (0.96%) Tandem
13 6 (0.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.74%) Apple iOS
2 56 (9.00%) Windows
3 48 (7.72%) Android
4 34 (5.47%) Linux
5 14 (2.25%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (1.93%) UNIX
7 10 (1.61%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (26.05%) Agile Software Development
2 127 (20.42%) MVC
3 88 (14.15%) Scrum
4 86 (13.83%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (12.54%) OO
6 76 (12.22%) OOP
7 70 (11.25%) Software Engineering
8 69 (11.09%) ETL
9 67 (10.77%) TDD
10 57 (9.16%) Unit Testing
11 52 (8.36%) OOD
12 41 (6.59%) iOS Development
13 38 (6.11%) Web Development
14 36 (5.79%) Continuous Integration
15 33 (5.31%) E-Commerce
16 31 (4.98%) CRM
17 27 (4.34%) MVVM
18 26 (4.18%) Migration
19 25 (4.02%) Mentoring
20 24 (3.86%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 241 (38.75%) SQL
2 196 (31.51%) C#
3 178 (28.62%) Java
4 174 (27.97%) JavaScript
5 94 (15.11%) PHP
6 81 (13.02%) C++
7 64 (10.29%) Objective-C
8 61 (9.81%) T-SQL
9 35 (5.63%) VB.NET
10 31 (4.98%) C
11 19 (3.05%) XAML
12 16 (2.57%) VB
13 14 (2.25%) Python
13 14 (2.25%) PHP5
14 13 (2.09%) Ruby
14 13 (2.09%) Perl
15 9 (1.45%) PL/SQL
16 8 (1.29%) Scala
17 7 (1.13%) TypeScript
18 5 (0.80%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 64 (10.29%) Degree
2 18 (2.89%) VCP4
3 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.29%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.29%) Security Cleared
5 7 (1.13%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.48%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (5.79%) QA
2 7 (1.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 118 (18.97%) Microsoft
2 53 (8.52%) Oracle
3 13 (2.09%) Zend
3 13 (2.09%) Xamarin
4 11 (1.77%) SAP
4 11 (1.77%) BEA
5 9 (1.45%) Informatica
6 8 (1.29%) Apple
6 8 (1.29%) Cognos
6 8 (1.29%) Teradata
7 7 (1.13%) Sitecore
7 7 (1.13%) MicroStrategy
8 6 (0.96%) Adobe
8 6 (0.96%) TOWER Software
8 6 (0.96%) Twitter
9 5 (0.80%) IBM
10 4 (0.64%) Guidewire
10 4 (0.64%) Sencha
10 4 (0.64%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.48%) LexisNexis
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
The People Network
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff
People Source
Salary: £33000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25-40K, depending upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + strong bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago