The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 332 339 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 29.96% 27.36% 26.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.63% 27.86% 26.94%
Number of salaries quoted 309 292 271
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1084 1217 1069
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.83% 98.22% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 971 1048 969
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,060 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 30 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +2 234 £35,000 - 22
Newport -3 34 £35,000 -5.40% 2
Torfaen +13 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Bridgend +12 16 £36,750 +7.29% 3
Caerphilly 0 10 £30,000 -
Neath Port Talbot -4 7 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Glamorgan 0 4 £35,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 287 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 272 (43.66%) JavaScript
3 257 (41.25%) HTML
4 235 (37.72%) C#
5 230 (36.92%) SQL
6 226 (36.28%) .NET
7 217 (34.83%) CSS
8 172 (27.61%) MVC
9 160 (25.68%) SQL Server
10 156 (25.04%) Java
11 139 (22.31%) ASP.NET
12 136 (21.83%) Scrum
13 127 (20.39%) Microsoft
14 116 (18.62%) HTML5
15 108 (17.34%) jQuery
16 99 (15.89%) SDLC
17 93 (14.93%) PHP
18 90 (14.45%) Web Development
19 88 (14.13%) Finance
20 78 (12.52%) CSS3
21 77 (12.36%) TDD
22 76 (12.20%) Git (software)
23 75 (12.04%) Web Services
24 66 (10.59%) OO
25 63 (10.11%) Oracle
26 62 (9.95%) Spring
27 61 (9.79%) Hibernate
27 61 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
28 59 (9.47%) Degree
28 59 (9.47%) MySQL

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 33 (5.30%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.01%) CMS
3 18 (2.89%) IIS
4 17 (2.73%) Apache
5 16 (2.57%) JBoss
6 14 (2.25%) Tomcat
7 10 (1.61%) WordPress
8 8 (1.28%) Sitecore CMS
8 8 (1.28%) Umbraco
9 6 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.96%) SharePoint 2013
10 5 (0.80%) nginx
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle 10gAS
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle Application Server
11 4 (0.64%) Mule
11 4 (0.64%) Mule ESB
11 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
12 3 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
12 3 (0.48%) concrete5
12 3 (0.48%) WebLogic
Applications
1 53 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.44%) MS Office
3 6 (0.96%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.80%) SPSS
5 2 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.16%) InVision
6 1 (0.16%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 12 (1.93%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.16%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (1.12%) SaaS
4 5 (0.80%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (0.80%) PaaS
5 4 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.16%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.73%) Intranet
2 14 (2.25%) Internet
3 5 (0.80%) Broadband
3 5 (0.80%) HTTP
3 5 (0.80%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.80%) SSL
4 3 (0.48%) Skype
4 3 (0.48%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (25.68%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.47%) MySQL
3 56 (8.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (7.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 45 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
6 33 (5.30%) Relational Database
7 32 (5.14%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 24 (3.85%) MongoDB
10 17 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.57%) OLAP
11 16 (2.57%) Oracle Database
12 14 (2.25%) Big Data
13 13 (2.09%) NoSQL
14 12 (1.93%) OLAP Cube
14 12 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
15 10 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
16 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 9 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
17 8 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 76 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 61 (9.79%) Team Foundation Server
3 46 (7.38%) Visual Studio
4 41 (6.58%) Subversion
5 39 (6.26%) JUnit
6 24 (3.85%) Maven
7 20 (3.21%) Gradle
8 12 (1.93%) Jenkins
8 12 (1.93%) Selenium
9 11 (1.77%) NUnit
9 11 (1.77%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.44%) Eclipse
11 7 (1.12%) IntelliJ
12 6 (0.96%) Grunt
12 6 (0.96%) TestNG
13 5 (0.80%) Android Studio
13 5 (0.80%) Bitbucket
13 5 (0.80%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.80%) PhantomJS
13 5 (0.80%) TeamCity
General
1 88 (14.13%) Finance
2 46 (7.38%) Advertising
3 26 (4.17%) Games
4 23 (3.69%) Marketing
5 21 (3.37%) Multimedia
6 20 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.25%) Legal
8 9 (1.44%) Banking
9 8 (1.28%) Welsh Language
10 5 (0.80%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.64%) Billing
12 3 (0.48%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.32%) Back Office
13 2 (0.32%) Electronics
13 2 (0.32%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.32%) Retail
14 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (41.25%) HTML
2 226 (36.28%) .NET
3 217 (34.83%) CSS
4 139 (22.31%) ASP.NET
5 116 (18.62%) HTML5
6 108 (17.34%) jQuery
7 78 (12.52%) CSS3
8 75 (12.04%) Web Services
9 62 (9.95%) Spring
10 61 (9.79%) Hibernate
11 51 (8.19%) Node.js
12 50 (8.03%) .NET Framework
12 50 (8.03%) AngularJS
12 50 (8.03%) SOAP
13 47 (7.54%) Ajax
13 47 (7.54%) XML
14 46 (7.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 44 (7.06%) J2EE
16 42 (6.74%) WCF
17 38 (6.10%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 35 (5.62%) Computer Science
2 29 (4.65%) User Experience
3 28 (4.49%) AS400
4 23 (3.69%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (2.09%) Digital Media
5 13 (2.09%) Mobile App
6 12 (1.93%) Graphic Design
7 11 (1.77%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.77%) Mathematics
8 9 (1.44%) Fintech
9 8 (1.28%) iSeries
10 7 (1.12%) Client/Server
10 7 (1.12%) Digital TV
11 6 (0.96%) Data Integration
12 5 (0.80%) Virtual Team
13 4 (0.64%) Informatics
13 4 (0.64%) NHS
13 4 (0.64%) Social Media
13 4 (0.64%) Visualisation
14 3 (0.48%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.98%) Linux
2 23 (3.69%) Windows
3 20 (3.21%) Android
4 18 (2.89%) Unix
5 15 (2.41%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.64%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.48%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.32%) CentOS
8 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (46.07%) Agile Software Development
2 172 (27.61%) MVC
3 136 (21.83%) Scrum
4 99 (15.89%) SDLC
5 90 (14.45%) Web Development
6 77 (12.36%) TDD
7 66 (10.59%) OO
8 52 (8.35%) OOP
9 51 (8.19%) Business Intelligence
10 48 (7.70%) Software Engineering
11 47 (7.54%) Front End Development
12 32 (5.14%) ETL
13 27 (4.33%) BDD
14 26 (4.17%) Mentoring
14 26 (4.17%) OOD
15 24 (3.85%) CRM
16 20 (3.21%) Unit Testing
17 17 (2.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 17 (2.73%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (2.57%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 272 (43.66%) JavaScript
2 235 (37.72%) C#
3 230 (36.92%) SQL
4 156 (25.04%) Java
5 93 (14.93%) PHP
6 59 (9.47%) C++
6 59 (9.47%) T-SQL
7 53 (8.51%) VB.NET
8 32 (5.14%) Python
9 28 (4.49%) RPG
10 26 (4.17%) RPG IV
11 20 (3.21%) PL/SQL
12 17 (2.73%) VB
13 12 (1.93%) C
13 12 (1.93%) Groovy
13 12 (1.93%) Ruby
14 11 (1.77%) Scala
15 10 (1.61%) Objective-C
16 7 (1.12%) Bash Shell
17 6 (0.96%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 59 (9.47%) Degree
2 11 (1.77%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.32%) HND
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.14%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.61%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Ansible
1 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 127 (20.39%) Microsoft
2 63 (10.11%) Oracle
3 11 (1.77%) Zend
4 9 (1.44%) Sitecore
5 8 (1.28%) SAP
6 7 (1.12%) TOWER Software
7 6 (0.96%) Alterian
7 6 (0.96%) Informatica
8 5 (0.80%) Adobe
8 5 (0.80%) PayPal
8 5 (0.80%) Serena
8 5 (0.80%) Sybase
8 5 (0.80%) Teradata
9 4 (0.64%) Guidewire
10 3 (0.48%) Google
10 3 (0.48%) IBM
10 3 (0.48%) RedGate
11 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.32%) Tableau
12 1 (0.16%) Facebook
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-42,000 Depending on the level
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £31000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Equity options
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust
Salary: From £26,302 to £35,225 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Blackwood, Gwent
General Dynamics
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
iStrategy Ltd
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago