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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 316 295 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.62% 24.73% 20.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.99% 25.56% 20.67%
Number of salaries quoted 286 265 181
Median salary £38,000 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,350 £26,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
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
1171 1154 1011
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.65% 96.73% 98.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1006 1009 843
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 £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £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 3 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 3 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 +1 212 £40,000 +14.28% 22
Newport -10 31 £36,388 +7.02% 1
Torfaen +6 30 £41,000 +9.33% 3
Neath Port Talbot -5 17 £37,500 +11.94%
Bridgend -10 8 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Vale of Glamorgan -1 6 £32,500 -17.19% 3
Glamorgan +2 4 - -
Caerphilly +15 2 £35,500 +1.42%
Gwent - 2 £40,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 283 (44.15%) SQL
2 265 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
3 262 (40.87%) C#
4 252 (39.31%) HTML
5 237 (36.97%) JavaScript
6 230 (35.88%) .NET
7 222 (34.63%) CSS
8 182 (28.39%) SQL Server
9 176 (27.46%) MVC
10 159 (24.80%) ASP.NET
11 154 (24.02%) Java
12 134 (20.90%) jQuery
13 130 (20.28%) Scrum
14 116 (18.10%) Microsoft
15 104 (16.22%) Finance
16 103 (16.07%) Degree
17 102 (15.91%) Web Development
18 100 (15.60%) SDLC
19 91 (14.20%) Web Services
20 85 (13.26%) C++
21 81 (12.64%) OO
22 75 (11.70%) AngularJS
23 73 (11.39%) HTML5
24 68 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
25 67 (10.45%) PHP
26 66 (10.30%) Software Engineering
27 65 (10.14%) Computer Science
28 63 (9.83%) TDD
28 63 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
29 62 (9.67%) Oracle

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 (7.02%) Node.js
2 39 (6.08%) SharePoint
3 22 (3.43%) Apache
4 18 (2.81%) IIS
5 9 (1.40%) CMS
6 8 (1.25%) Tomcat
7 6 (0.94%) Drupal
7 6 (0.94%) WildFly
8 5 (0.78%) WordPress
9 4 (0.62%) JBoss
9 4 (0.62%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.62%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.31%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.16%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.16%) Moodle
12 1 (0.16%) SAS
12 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
Applications
1 59 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 15 (2.34%) MS Office
3 11 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.62%) SPSS
5 2 (0.31%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 4 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.34%) PaaS
3 9 (1.40%) SaaS
4 6 (0.94%) GitHub
5 5 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (3.28%) Intranet
2 15 (2.34%) Internet
3 12 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 6 (0.94%) HTTP
5 3 (0.47%) Skype
6 2 (0.31%) Extranet
6 2 (0.31%) SSL
6 2 (0.31%) tcpdump
7 1 (0.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (28.39%) SQL Server
2 61 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 58 (9.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 51 (7.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 49 (7.64%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (6.55%) MySQL
7 41 (6.40%) Relational Database
8 31 (4.84%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (4.68%) Big Data
10 24 (3.74%) SQL Server 2012
11 23 (3.59%) OLAP
12 22 (3.43%) MongoDB
13 21 (3.28%) Oracle Database
13 21 (3.28%) SQL Server 2014
14 19 (2.96%) Oracle Database 11g
15 16 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 15 (2.34%) NoSQL
16 15 (2.34%) OLAP Cube
17 14 (2.18%) Data Mining
17 14 (2.18%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 60 (9.36%) Git (software)
2 40 (6.24%) Subversion
3 32 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.37%) Maven
4 28 (4.37%) Visual Studio
5 19 (2.96%) Gradle
5 19 (2.96%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.50%) TeamCity
7 15 (2.34%) SoapUI
8 14 (2.18%) Cucumber
8 14 (2.18%) Hudson
8 14 (2.18%) JUnit
9 13 (2.03%) Ant
10 12 (1.87%) AnthillPro
10 12 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (1.56%) NUnit
12 8 (1.25%) Eclipse
12 8 (1.25%) MSTest
13 7 (1.09%) RSpec
14 6 (0.94%) Moq
General
1 104 (16.22%) Finance
2 46 (7.18%) Marketing
3 45 (7.02%) Advertising
4 34 (5.30%) Games
5 33 (5.15%) Telecoms
6 16 (2.50%) Multimedia
7 14 (2.18%) Legal
8 10 (1.56%) Welsh Language
9 9 (1.40%) Banking
10 6 (0.94%) Electronics
10 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.62%) Billing
11 4 (0.62%) Law
12 2 (0.31%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 252 (39.31%) HTML
2 230 (35.88%) .NET
3 222 (34.63%) CSS
4 159 (24.80%) ASP.NET
5 134 (20.90%) jQuery
6 91 (14.20%) Web Services
7 75 (11.70%) AngularJS
8 73 (11.39%) HTML5
9 63 (9.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (8.42%) XML
11 52 (8.11%) Ajax
11 52 (8.11%) WCF
12 49 (7.64%) Spring
13 43 (6.71%) CSS3
14 34 (5.30%) Hibernate
15 33 (5.15%) SOAP
16 32 (4.99%) Java EE
17 29 (4.52%) Struts
18 27 (4.21%) JSP
19 26 (4.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.14%) Computer Science
2 42 (6.55%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.46%) User Experience
4 34 (5.30%) AS400
5 20 (3.12%) Web 2.0
6 12 (1.87%) Blog
7 8 (1.25%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.94%) Digital Media
8 6 (0.94%) DTV
8 6 (0.94%) iSeries
9 4 (0.62%) Data Integration
9 4 (0.62%) Fintech
9 4 (0.62%) Mathematics
9 4 (0.62%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.62%) Visualisation
10 3 (0.47%) IPTV
11 2 (0.31%) Data Extraction
11 2 (0.31%) Graphic Design
11 2 (0.31%) Physics
11 2 (0.31%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.55%) Linux
2 23 (3.59%) Unix
3 21 (3.28%) Windows
4 20 (3.12%) Android
5 17 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.78%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.31%) AIX
8 1 (0.16%) VMS
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (41.34%) Agile Software Development
2 176 (27.46%) MVC
3 130 (20.28%) Scrum
4 102 (15.91%) Web Development
5 100 (15.60%) SDLC
6 81 (12.64%) OO
7 68 (10.61%) Business Intelligence
8 66 (10.30%) Software Engineering
9 63 (9.83%) TDD
10 45 (7.02%) OOP
11 37 (5.77%) ETL
12 32 (4.99%) Front End Development
13 31 (4.84%) BDD
13 31 (4.84%) OOD
14 27 (4.21%) Web Application Development
15 22 (3.43%) E-Commerce
16 21 (3.28%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (2.96%) Kimball Methodology
18 18 (2.81%) Data Analysis
18 18 (2.81%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 283 (44.15%) SQL
2 262 (40.87%) C#
3 237 (36.97%) JavaScript
4 154 (24.02%) Java
5 85 (13.26%) C++
6 67 (10.45%) PHP
7 59 (9.20%) VB.NET
8 54 (8.42%) T-SQL
9 32 (4.99%) RPG
10 30 (4.68%) C
11 27 (4.21%) Python
11 27 (4.21%) RPG IV
12 22 (3.43%) Ruby
13 20 (3.12%) PL/SQL
14 18 (2.81%) VB
15 15 (2.34%) Scala
16 12 (1.87%) VBA
17 10 (1.56%) Objective-C
18 9 (1.40%) Erlang
18 9 (1.40%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 103 (16.07%) Degree
2 5 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.62%) ISEB
3 4 (0.62%) MCSA
3 4 (0.62%) MCSE
4 3 (0.47%) HND
5 2 (0.31%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (4.52%) QA
2 6 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.16%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.31%) Docker
1 2 (0.31%) Snort
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 116 (18.10%) Microsoft
2 62 (9.67%) Oracle
3 13 (2.03%) Tableau
4 11 (1.72%) Adobe
5 10 (1.56%) IBM
6 9 (1.40%) Zend
7 7 (1.09%) TOWER Software
8 4 (0.62%) Guidewire
8 4 (0.62%) Informatica
8 4 (0.62%) SAP
8 4 (0.62%) Sybase
9 3 (0.47%) Teradata
10 2 (0.31%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.31%) Talend
10 2 (0.31%) Unisys
11 1 (0.16%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.16%) VMware
Cwmbran, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £19 - £34000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Pension, bonus etc
Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The Training Room
Salary: Training course that once completed will lead to permanent employment
Posted: 12 hours ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £40000 Per Annum Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K, depending upon experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £35000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £50000 - £54000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£35K, depending upon experirence
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K, depending upon experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Vale of Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cwmbran, Wales
AWD online
Salary: £25,000 - £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £17000 - £29000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Penarth
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Cardiff
Liga Recruitment
Salary: circa £45,000 pa (dependent on experience)
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Liga Recruitment
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff
Liga Recruitment
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff University
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago