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 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 296 262 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.13% 22.39% 21.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.50% 23.10% 21.42%
Number of salaries quoted 276 235 200
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,525 £45,000 £44,500
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
1117 1134 1041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.59% 96.92% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 963 991 895
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 May 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 25 May 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 0 198 £38,000 +8.57% 14
Newport -6 34 £38,750 +13.97% 2
Torfaen +14 24 £39,250 -1.87% 2
Neath Port Talbot - 15 £39,000 - 1
Bridgend -9 6 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Vale of Glamorgan -2 5 £32,500 -38.09% 1
Caerphilly +14 3 £41,000 +17.14%
Gwent - 3 £40,000 -
Glamorgan +2 1 - -
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 May 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.

1 275 (41.35%) SQL
2 270 (40.60%) C#
3 269 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
4 254 (38.20%) HTML
5 250 (37.59%) JavaScript
6 235 (35.34%) .NET
7 219 (32.93%) CSS
8 185 (27.82%) SQL Server
9 178 (26.77%) MVC
10 156 (23.46%) Java
10 156 (23.46%) ASP.NET
11 135 (20.30%) jQuery
12 132 (19.85%) Scrum
13 109 (16.39%) Microsoft
13 109 (16.39%) Finance
14 105 (15.79%) Degree
15 102 (15.34%) SDLC
16 97 (14.59%) Web Development
17 84 (12.63%) Web Services
18 82 (12.33%) C++
19 77 (11.58%) PHP
20 74 (11.13%) OO
21 73 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
22 71 (10.68%) HTML5
22 71 (10.68%) AngularJS
23 66 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 66 (9.92%) Software Engineering
23 66 (9.92%) Oracle
24 65 (9.77%) VB.NET
24 65 (9.77%) TDD

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 45 (6.77%) Node.js
2 41 (6.17%) SharePoint
3 23 (3.46%) Apache
4 16 (2.41%) IIS
5 11 (1.65%) CMS
6 9 (1.35%) Tomcat
7 7 (1.05%) JBoss
8 6 (0.90%) Drupal
9 5 (0.75%) WildFly
10 4 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.60%) Umbraco
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.60%) WordPress
11 3 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.15%) Confluence
12 1 (0.15%) DNN
12 1 (0.15%) Moodle
12 1 (0.15%) Mule
Applications
1 55 (8.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.11%) MS Office
3 7 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (2.11%) PaaS
3 8 (1.20%) SaaS
4 5 (0.75%) GitHub
5 4 (0.60%) IaaS
6 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.16%) Intranet
2 13 (1.95%) Internet
3 11 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.75%) HTTP
5 4 (0.60%) Skype
6 2 (0.30%) SSL
7 1 (0.15%) DNS
7 1 (0.15%) Extranet
7 1 (0.15%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (27.82%) SQL Server
2 66 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 62 (9.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (8.12%) Data Warehouse
5 53 (7.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 52 (7.82%) MySQL
7 39 (5.86%) Relational Database
8 30 (4.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 27 (4.06%) Big Data
10 24 (3.61%) OLAP
11 23 (3.46%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (3.31%) MongoDB
13 20 (3.01%) SQL Server 2014
14 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 16 (2.41%) OLAP Cube
14 16 (2.41%) Oracle Database
15 15 (2.26%) NoSQL
16 14 (2.11%) Data Mining
16 14 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
17 11 (1.65%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 60 (9.02%) Git (software)
2 43 (6.47%) Subversion
3 34 (5.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 30 (4.51%) Maven
5 25 (3.76%) Visual Studio
6 23 (3.46%) Gradle
7 17 (2.56%) JUnit
8 16 (2.41%) Jenkins
9 15 (2.26%) SoapUI
9 15 (2.26%) TeamCity
10 13 (1.95%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.80%) Ant
11 12 (1.80%) AnthillPro
11 12 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 12 (1.80%) Hudson
12 10 (1.50%) NUnit
13 8 (1.20%) Eclipse
14 7 (1.05%) MSTest
14 7 (1.05%) RSpec
15 5 (0.75%) Moq
General
1 109 (16.39%) Finance
2 48 (7.22%) Marketing
3 47 (7.07%) Advertising
4 33 (4.96%) Games
5 29 (4.36%) Telecoms
6 18 (2.71%) Multimedia
7 15 (2.26%) Legal
8 10 (1.50%) Welsh Language
9 9 (1.35%) Banking
10 6 (0.90%) Electronics
11 5 (0.75%) Manufacturing
12 4 (0.60%) Billing
12 4 (0.60%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 254 (38.20%) HTML
2 235 (35.34%) .NET
3 219 (32.93%) CSS
4 156 (23.46%) ASP.NET
5 135 (20.30%) jQuery
6 84 (12.63%) Web Services
7 71 (10.68%) AngularJS
7 71 (10.68%) HTML5
8 59 (8.87%) Ajax
9 57 (8.57%) XML
10 56 (8.42%) ASP.NET MVC
11 55 (8.27%) Spring
12 47 (7.07%) WCF
13 42 (6.32%) Hibernate
14 36 (5.41%) Java EE
15 35 (5.26%) CSS3
16 33 (4.96%) J2EE
17 32 (4.81%) SOAP
17 32 (4.81%) Struts
18 30 (4.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 65 (9.77%) Computer Science
2 39 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
2 39 (5.86%) AS400
3 33 (4.96%) User Experience
4 20 (3.01%) Web 2.0
5 12 (1.80%) Blog
6 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.20%) Mathematics
7 7 (1.05%) iSeries
8 6 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 5 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.60%) DTV
10 4 (0.60%) Fintech
10 4 (0.60%) IPTV
10 4 (0.60%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.45%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.45%) Physics
12 2 (0.30%) Data Extraction
12 2 (0.30%) Graphic Design
12 2 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (6.77%) Linux
2 26 (3.91%) Unix
3 18 (2.71%) Windows
4 16 (2.41%) Android
5 13 (1.95%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.90%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.15%) AIX
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (40.45%) Agile Software Development
2 178 (26.77%) MVC
3 132 (19.85%) Scrum
4 102 (15.34%) SDLC
5 97 (14.59%) Web Development
6 74 (11.13%) OO
7 73 (10.98%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (9.92%) Software Engineering
9 65 (9.77%) TDD
10 45 (6.77%) OOP
11 37 (5.56%) ETL
12 32 (4.81%) Front End Development
13 30 (4.51%) BDD
14 28 (4.21%) OOD
15 24 (3.61%) Web Application Development
16 23 (3.46%) E-Commerce
17 22 (3.31%) Multithreading
18 20 (3.01%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (3.01%) High Availability
19 19 (2.86%) Kimball Methodology
Programming Languages
1 275 (41.35%) SQL
2 270 (40.60%) C#
3 250 (37.59%) JavaScript
4 156 (23.46%) Java
5 82 (12.33%) C++
6 77 (11.58%) PHP
7 65 (9.77%) VB.NET
8 58 (8.72%) T-SQL
9 37 (5.56%) RPG
10 35 (5.26%) RPG IV
11 29 (4.36%) Python
12 26 (3.91%) C
13 22 (3.31%) Ruby
14 21 (3.16%) VB
15 18 (2.71%) PL/SQL
16 14 (2.11%) Scala
17 11 (1.65%) VBA
18 8 (1.20%) Erlang
18 8 (1.20%) Haskell
19 7 (1.05%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 105 (15.79%) Degree
2 7 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.60%) ISEB
3 4 (0.60%) MCSA
3 4 (0.60%) MCSE
4 2 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (0.30%) HND
5 1 (0.15%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.96%) QA
2 6 (0.90%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.15%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.15%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.30%) Docker
2 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.15%) Snort
2 1 (0.15%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 109 (16.39%) Microsoft
2 66 (9.92%) Oracle
3 13 (1.95%) Tableau
4 10 (1.50%) IBM
5 9 (1.35%) Adobe
6 8 (1.20%) Zend
7 6 (0.90%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.60%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.60%) Informatica
8 4 (0.60%) SAP
8 4 (0.60%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.60%) Sybase
9 3 (0.45%) Teradata
10 2 (0.30%) Alterian
10 2 (0.30%) Talend
10 2 (0.30%) Unisys
11 1 (0.15%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.15%) VMware
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Rhondda Cynon Taff
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £30-35k dependent on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + be- shares, health, pens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £34K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K, depending upon experience
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £32000 - £45550 per annum + Salary DOE
Posted: 5 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K, depending upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £25K + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff and Vale NHS Trust
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Pertemps IT
Salary: Up to £35,000 p.a. depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cardiff
Connect Group
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Port Talbot
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Penarth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago