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 2 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 272 472 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.23% 39.17% 28.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.00% 40.62% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 249 438 262
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -3.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,554 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
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
1046 1162 951
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.03% 96.43% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1032 873
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 2014. 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 0 176 £35,000 +7.69% 32
Newport -8 22 £36,000 +4.34% 9
Torfaen -2 21 £38,500 +28.33% 3
Rhondda Cynon Taff 0 14 £36,000 -4.00% 2
Bridgend -4 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Monmouthshire -1 6 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Neath Port Talbot +2 2 £35,500 +91.89%
Caerphilly - 2 £35,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan 0 1 £37,500 +20.96%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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.

1 254 (48.38%) .NET
2 242 (46.10%) HTML
3 213 (40.57%) C#
3 213 (40.57%) SQL
4 210 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 207 (39.43%) SQL Server
6 206 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
7 194 (36.95%) CSS
8 170 (32.38%) Java
9 155 (29.52%) ASP.NET
10 142 (27.05%) Microsoft
11 120 (22.86%) MVC
12 110 (20.95%) XML
13 109 (20.76%) jQuery
14 107 (20.38%) Scrum
15 101 (19.24%) OO
16 93 (17.71%) PHP
17 89 (16.95%) Web Services
18 86 (16.38%) TDD
19 76 (14.48%) C++
20 72 (13.71%) T-SQL
21 70 (13.33%) Spring
22 69 (13.14%) HTML5
23 65 (12.38%) .NET Framework
24 62 (11.81%) WCF
24 62 (11.81%) Finance
25 60 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
26 59 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
27 58 (11.05%) Windows
28 55 (10.48%) MS Excel

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 25 (4.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (4.19%) CMS
3 17 (3.24%) Tomcat
4 14 (2.67%) Umbraco
4 14 (2.67%) Node.js
5 12 (2.29%) Sitecore CMS
6 9 (1.71%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (1.71%) Apache
7 8 (1.52%) FileNet
7 8 (1.52%) SAS
8 7 (1.33%) LiveCycle
8 7 (1.33%) Confluence
8 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 6 (1.14%) WordPress
10 5 (0.95%) Drupal
10 5 (0.95%) IIS
10 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.14%) MS Office
3 2 (0.38%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.29%) PaaS
2 12 (2.29%) IaaS
3 8 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.76%) Trello
4 4 (0.76%) GitHub
4 4 (0.76%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.57%) Office 365
6 2 (0.38%) SaaS
7 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.05%) Internet
2 10 (1.90%) Intranet
3 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.19%) 4G
3 1 (0.19%) FTP
3 1 (0.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 207 (39.43%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 59 (11.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 53 (10.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
6 41 (7.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 35 (6.67%) MySQL
8 33 (6.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 28 (5.33%) OLAP
10 22 (4.19%) Relational Database
11 20 (3.81%) MongoDB
12 19 (3.62%) Crystal Reports
13 13 (2.48%) NoSQL
14 12 (2.29%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 8 (1.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
15 8 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
15 8 (1.52%) Base SAS
15 8 (1.52%) Hadoop
15 8 (1.52%) CouchDB
15 8 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (9.71%) Visual Studio
2 40 (7.62%) NUnit
3 24 (4.57%) Subversion
3 24 (4.57%) Maven
4 23 (4.38%) Jenkins
5 22 (4.19%) Eclipse
6 20 (3.81%) MSTest
6 20 (3.81%) Moq
7 19 (3.62%) JUnit
8 18 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (2.86%) Git (software)
10 12 (2.29%) Selenium
10 12 (2.29%) Ant
10 12 (2.29%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (1.52%) Gradle
12 8 (1.52%) Mockito
12 8 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
12 8 (1.52%) Spock
13 7 (1.33%) JIRA
General
1 62 (11.81%) Finance
2 21 (4.00%) Advertising
3 17 (3.24%) Retail
4 16 (3.05%) Legal
5 11 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.71%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.71%) Games
7 8 (1.52%) Electronics
8 7 (1.33%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.95%) Banking
10 4 (0.76%) Back Office
11 3 (0.57%) Billing
11 3 (0.57%) Marketing
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (48.38%) .NET
2 242 (46.10%) HTML
3 194 (36.95%) CSS
4 155 (29.52%) ASP.NET
5 110 (20.95%) XML
6 109 (20.76%) jQuery
7 89 (16.95%) Web Services
8 70 (13.33%) Spring
9 69 (13.14%) HTML5
10 65 (12.38%) .NET Framework
11 62 (11.81%) WCF
12 52 (9.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 50 (9.52%) Hibernate
14 47 (8.95%) WinForms
15 45 (8.57%) SOAP
16 40 (7.62%) J2EE
17 34 (6.48%) Ajax
18 33 (6.29%) ASP.NET MVC
19 31 (5.90%) CSS3
20 30 (5.71%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 42 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 35 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 20 (3.81%) Open Source
4 19 (3.62%) Mobile App
5 12 (2.29%) GIS
6 10 (1.90%) Management Information System
7 8 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.52%) Digital Media
7 8 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (1.52%) RIA
8 7 (1.33%) DTV
8 7 (1.33%) IPTV
9 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
9 6 (1.14%) Data Integration
10 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.76%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.57%) Physics
11 3 (0.57%) AS400
11 3 (0.57%) iPhone
11 3 (0.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 58 (11.05%) Windows
2 31 (5.90%) Linux
3 18 (3.43%) Android
4 17 (3.24%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.86%) UNIX
6 12 (2.29%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.52%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.95%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 206 (39.24%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (22.86%) MVC
3 107 (20.38%) Scrum
4 101 (19.24%) OO
5 86 (16.38%) TDD
6 52 (9.90%) OOD
7 51 (9.71%) Web Development
8 49 (9.33%) OOP
9 47 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (8.76%) Software Engineering
11 45 (8.57%) E-Commerce
12 39 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
13 34 (6.48%) ETL
14 30 (5.71%) Unit Testing
15 27 (5.14%) Mentoring
16 25 (4.76%) Waterfall
17 24 (4.57%) Continuous Improvement
18 23 (4.38%) Kimball Methodology
19 19 (3.62%) Release Management
20 18 (3.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 213 (40.57%) C#
1 213 (40.57%) SQL
2 210 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 170 (32.38%) Java
4 93 (17.71%) PHP
5 76 (14.48%) C++
6 72 (13.71%) T-SQL
7 54 (10.29%) VB.NET
8 21 (4.00%) Groovy
9 20 (3.81%) VB
10 14 (2.67%) C
11 11 (2.10%) Python
12 10 (1.90%) Scala
13 9 (1.71%) Perl
14 7 (1.33%) VC++
14 7 (1.33%) Clojure
15 6 (1.14%) PHP5
15 6 (1.14%) Ruby
16 5 (0.95%) XAML
17 4 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (10.10%) Degree
2 10 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.52%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.57%) HND
6 2 (0.38%) MCSD
7 1 (0.19%) MCP
7 1 (0.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.10%) QA
2 7 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 142 (27.05%) Microsoft
2 42 (8.00%) Oracle
3 15 (2.86%) Sitecore
4 12 (2.29%) SAP
4 12 (2.29%) IBM
5 10 (1.90%) Twitter
6 8 (1.52%) Adobe
7 7 (1.33%) Zend
8 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.95%) Sage
9 4 (0.76%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.57%) Google
10 3 (0.57%) HP
10 3 (0.57%) Facebook
11 2 (0.38%) Informatica
11 2 (0.38%) Apple
11 2 (0.38%) Alterian
11 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software
12 1 (0.19%) Teradata
12 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
People Source Consulting
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £0
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Monmouthshire
Kalpa Resource
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Pontypridd, Mid Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £37000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago