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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 283 447 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 26.16% 38.21% 27.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.06% 39.59% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 262 412 240
Average salary £35,000 £33,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,141 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,450 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
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 1129 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.67% 96.50% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 913 1000 806
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,600
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,175 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £47,500 £52,500
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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -1 181 £35,000 +7.69% 50
Newport -6 23 £36,000 +5.88% 9
Torfaen -2 22 £39,250 +21.70% 1
Rhondda Cynon Taff +1 13 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Bridgend -4 12 £35,500 +9.23% 3
Monmouthshire -2 6 £30,000 -25.00%
Caerphilly - 3 £35,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan +1 2 £33,750 +8.87% 1
Neath Port Talbot +1 2 £35,500 +91.89%
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 265 (50.28%) .NET
2 246 (46.68%) HTML
3 223 (42.31%) JavaScript
4 222 (42.13%) C#
5 212 (40.23%) SQL
6 211 (40.04%) SQL Server
7 210 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
8 199 (37.76%) CSS
9 167 (31.69%) Java
10 162 (30.74%) ASP.NET
11 139 (26.38%) Microsoft
12 120 (22.77%) MVC
13 114 (21.63%) jQuery
14 109 (20.68%) XML
15 108 (20.49%) Scrum
16 106 (20.11%) OO
17 89 (16.89%) TDD
18 88 (16.70%) Web Services
18 88 (16.70%) PHP
19 75 (14.23%) C++
20 73 (13.85%) T-SQL
21 71 (13.47%) .NET Framework
22 68 (12.90%) Spring
23 64 (12.14%) WCF
23 64 (12.14%) HTML5
24 60 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 60 (11.39%) Windows
25 58 (11.01%) Finance
26 57 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
27 56 (10.63%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 27 (5.12%) SharePoint
2 23 (4.36%) CMS
3 17 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.85%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.47%) Node.js
6 12 (2.28%) Sitecore CMS
7 10 (1.90%) FileNet
8 9 (1.71%) LiveCycle
8 9 (1.71%) Confluence
9 8 (1.52%) IIS
10 7 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
10 7 (1.33%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (1.14%) Apache
11 6 (1.14%) Drupal
12 5 (0.95%) WordPress
12 5 (0.95%) SAS
12 5 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.57%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.57%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
Applications
1 53 (10.06%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) Visualfiles
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.28%) PaaS
2 12 (2.28%) IaaS
3 7 (1.33%) 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 17 (3.23%) Internet
2 8 (1.52%) 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
1 211 (40.04%) SQL Server
2 60 (11.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 57 (10.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 55 (10.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 43 (8.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 40 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
7 34 (6.45%) MySQL
8 33 (6.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 27 (5.12%) OLAP
10 24 (4.55%) Relational Database
11 21 (3.98%) MongoDB
12 18 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
13 15 (2.85%) NoSQL
14 12 (2.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 10 (1.90%) Apache Cassandra
16 9 (1.71%) Oracle Database
17 7 (1.33%) Big Data
17 7 (1.33%) Hadoop
17 7 (1.33%) CouchDB
17 7 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 51 (9.68%) Visual Studio
2 41 (7.78%) NUnit
3 26 (4.93%) Subversion
3 26 (4.93%) Maven
4 24 (4.55%) Jenkins
5 21 (3.98%) Team Foundation Server
5 21 (3.98%) Eclipse
6 20 (3.80%) Moq
6 20 (3.80%) MSTest
7 18 (3.42%) JUnit
8 14 (2.66%) Git (software)
9 12 (2.28%) Selenium
9 12 (2.28%) Ant
10 11 (2.09%) Apache Ivy
11 9 (1.71%) JIRA
11 9 (1.71%) Hudson
11 9 (1.71%) Rhino Mocks
12 8 (1.52%) Oracle Forms
12 8 (1.52%) PowerBuilder
13 7 (1.33%) Gradle
General
1 58 (11.01%) Finance
2 20 (3.80%) Advertising
3 18 (3.42%) Legal
4 17 (3.23%) Retail
5 12 (2.28%) Telecoms
6 10 (1.90%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.71%) Electronics
7 9 (1.71%) Games
8 8 (1.52%) Marketing
9 7 (1.33%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.95%) Banking
11 4 (0.76%) Back Office
12 3 (0.57%) Billing
13 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.19%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 265 (50.28%) .NET
2 246 (46.68%) HTML
3 199 (37.76%) CSS
4 162 (30.74%) ASP.NET
5 114 (21.63%) jQuery
6 109 (20.68%) XML
7 88 (16.70%) Web Services
8 71 (13.47%) .NET Framework
9 68 (12.90%) Spring
10 64 (12.14%) WCF
10 64 (12.14%) HTML5
11 53 (10.06%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 50 (9.49%) Hibernate
13 48 (9.11%) WinForms
14 42 (7.97%) SOAP
15 41 (7.78%) J2EE
16 34 (6.45%) Ajax
17 33 (6.26%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 33 (6.26%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (5.88%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (7.97%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 22 (4.17%) Open Source
4 20 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.52%) Inversion of Control
7 8 (1.52%) RIA
7 8 (1.52%) DTV
7 8 (1.52%) GIS
8 7 (1.33%) IPTV
8 7 (1.33%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.14%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.95%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.76%) User Experience
11 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
12 3 (0.57%) iPhone
12 3 (0.57%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.57%) Social Network
13 2 (0.38%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (11.39%) Windows
2 32 (6.07%) Linux
3 18 (3.42%) Android
4 17 (3.23%) Apple iOS
5 14 (2.66%) UNIX
6 12 (2.28%) 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
1 210 (39.85%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (22.77%) MVC
3 108 (20.49%) Scrum
4 106 (20.11%) OO
5 89 (16.89%) TDD
6 52 (9.87%) OOD
6 52 (9.87%) Software Engineering
7 48 (9.11%) Web Development
7 48 (9.11%) OOP
8 46 (8.73%) E-Commerce
8 46 (8.73%) Business Intelligence
9 39 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
10 31 (5.88%) ETL
11 30 (5.69%) Unit Testing
12 28 (5.31%) Mentoring
13 25 (4.74%) Waterfall
14 23 (4.36%) Continuous Improvement
15 22 (4.17%) Kimball Methodology
16 20 (3.80%) SOA
17 19 (3.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 223 (42.31%) JavaScript
2 222 (42.13%) C#
3 212 (40.23%) SQL
4 167 (31.69%) Java
5 88 (16.70%) PHP
6 75 (14.23%) C++
7 73 (13.85%) T-SQL
8 56 (10.63%) VB.NET
9 22 (4.17%) VB
9 22 (4.17%) Groovy
10 14 (2.66%) C
11 12 (2.28%) Scala
12 11 (2.09%) Perl
12 11 (2.09%) Python
13 9 (1.71%) Clojure
14 7 (1.33%) PHP5
15 6 (1.14%) XAML
15 6 (1.14%) Ruby
15 6 (1.14%) PL/SQL
16 5 (0.95%) VC++
Qualifications
1 54 (10.25%) Degree
2 9 (1.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.14%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.95%) 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 (2.09%) QA
2 9 (1.71%) SLA
3 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.19%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 139 (26.38%) Microsoft
2 44 (8.35%) Oracle
3 15 (2.85%) Sitecore
4 13 (2.47%) Twitter
5 12 (2.28%) SAP
5 12 (2.28%) IBM
6 9 (1.71%) Adobe
7 6 (1.14%) Zend
8 5 (0.95%) Xamarin
8 5 (0.95%) Sage
9 4 (0.76%) Business Objects
9 4 (0.76%) Facebook
10 3 (0.57%) Google
11 2 (0.38%) Alterian
11 2 (0.38%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.38%) Informatica
11 2 (0.38%) Apple
12 1 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.19%) Teradata
12 1 (0.19%) HP
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Private Health Ins.,
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Extensive Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evosearch Limited
Salary: £22k - 32k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago