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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 255 232 366
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.52% 21.28% 34.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.47% 21.91% 34.99%
Number of salaries quoted 222 209 338
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
1135 1059 1046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.78% 97.16% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 984 912 946
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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 +2 158 £34,000 - 31
Newport -1 41 £35,000 +6.06% 7
Torfaen -9 20 £40,000 +15.94%
Bridgend -4 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Vale of Glamorgan 0 6 £52,500 +133.33%
Monmouthshire -1 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Caerphilly -8 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Glamorgan - 2 £24,250 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

1 228 (36.08%) HTML
2 219 (34.65%) SQL
3 214 (33.86%) JavaScript
4 201 (31.80%) C#
5 188 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
6 187 (29.59%) CSS
7 185 (29.27%) .NET
8 170 (26.90%) Java
9 163 (25.79%) SQL Server
10 147 (23.26%) MVC
11 128 (20.25%) ASP.NET
12 122 (19.30%) jQuery
13 114 (18.04%) Microsoft
14 106 (16.77%) Scrum
15 95 (15.03%) Web Services
16 94 (14.87%) Finance
17 92 (14.56%) PHP
18 83 (13.13%) XML
19 81 (12.82%) HTML5
20 80 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
21 72 (11.39%) REST
22 70 (11.08%) Windows
23 69 (10.92%) OO
23 69 (10.92%) C++
24 68 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 67 (10.60%) Spring
26 65 (10.28%) Degree
27 64 (10.13%) SDLC
28 63 (9.97%) OOP
29 61 (9.65%) Apple iOS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 24 (3.80%) Node.js
2 20 (3.16%) Tomcat
3 19 (3.01%) Apache
4 14 (2.22%) CMS
5 10 (1.58%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.42%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.42%) JBoss
7 6 (0.95%) IIS
8 5 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (0.47%) Confluence
9 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
9 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.32%) WordPress
10 2 (0.32%) concrete5
10 2 (0.32%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.32%) Documentum
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 60 (9.49%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.58%) MS Office
3 5 (0.79%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 22 (3.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.42%) INSURE/90
3 8 (1.27%) Staffware
4 7 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.16%) Summit
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.16%) PaaS
2 9 (1.42%) GitHub
3 8 (1.27%) SaaS
4 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.96%) HTTP
2 8 (1.27%) SSH
3 5 (0.79%) Network Security
4 4 (0.63%) Internet
4 4 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.47%) Intranet
6 1 (0.16%) Multicast
6 1 (0.16%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (25.79%) SQL Server
2 68 (10.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (9.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 52 (8.23%) MySQL
5 36 (5.70%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (5.54%) Relational Database
7 34 (5.38%) MongoDB
8 32 (5.06%) Big Data
9 25 (3.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (3.01%) NoSQL
12 18 (2.85%) Data Mining
13 15 (2.37%) Oracle Database
14 14 (2.22%) OLAP
15 12 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
16 11 (1.74%) Oracle Database 11g
17 10 (1.58%) SQL Server 2000
18 9 (1.42%) Oracle Reports
19 8 (1.27%) DB2
19 8 (1.27%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 45 (7.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 39 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 28 (4.43%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.80%) NUnit
5 20 (3.16%) JUnit
6 17 (2.69%) Rhino Mocks
7 16 (2.53%) Xcode
8 15 (2.37%) Subversion
9 13 (2.06%) Eclipse
10 12 (1.90%) MSTest
11 10 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
12 9 (1.42%) Moq
13 8 (1.27%) Maven
14 7 (1.11%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.95%) Jenkins
15 6 (0.95%) Ant
16 4 (0.63%) StyleCop
17 3 (0.47%) JMeter
17 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
17 3 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 94 (14.87%) Finance
2 48 (7.59%) Advertising
3 46 (7.28%) Marketing
4 42 (6.65%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.75%) Banking
6 18 (2.85%) Automotive
7 14 (2.22%) Multimedia
8 12 (1.90%) Retail
9 9 (1.42%) Law
10 7 (1.11%) Manufacturing
11 6 (0.95%) Legal
12 5 (0.79%) Electronics
13 4 (0.63%) Billing
14 3 (0.47%) Games
14 3 (0.47%) Welsh Language
15 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.16%) Military
15 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (36.08%) HTML
2 187 (29.59%) CSS
3 185 (29.27%) .NET
4 128 (20.25%) ASP.NET
5 122 (19.30%) jQuery
6 95 (15.03%) Web Services
7 83 (13.13%) XML
8 81 (12.82%) HTML5
9 72 (11.39%) REST
10 67 (10.60%) Spring
11 50 (7.91%) Hibernate
11 50 (7.91%) JSON
12 48 (7.59%) AngularJS
13 46 (7.28%) CSS3
14 45 (7.12%) WCF
15 42 (6.65%) ASP.NET MVC
16 38 (6.01%) Ajax
17 37 (5.85%) J2EE
18 32 (5.06%) .NET Framework
19 27 (4.27%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 44 (6.96%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (4.27%) Mobile App
3 22 (3.48%) User Experience
4 18 (2.85%) Computer Science
5 16 (2.53%) DTV
6 15 (2.37%) Digital Media
7 13 (2.06%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.90%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.74%) Tandem
10 10 (1.58%) Inversion of Control
11 9 (1.42%) Algorithms
11 9 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
12 8 (1.27%) Data Integration
13 7 (1.11%) Data Structures
13 7 (1.11%) iPhone
14 6 (0.95%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.79%) iSeries
15 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
15 5 (0.79%) IPTV
16 4 (0.63%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 70 (11.08%) Windows
2 61 (9.65%) Apple iOS
3 47 (7.44%) Linux
4 42 (6.65%) Android
5 15 (2.37%) Windows Mobile
6 10 (1.58%) Mac OS
6 10 (1.58%) UNIX
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (23.26%) MVC
3 106 (16.77%) Scrum
4 80 (12.66%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (10.92%) OO
6 64 (10.13%) SDLC
7 63 (9.97%) OOP
8 60 (9.49%) TDD
9 56 (8.86%) Software Engineering
10 53 (8.39%) ETL
11 47 (7.44%) Unit Testing
12 45 (7.12%) CRM
13 41 (6.49%) Web Development
14 33 (5.22%) OOD
14 33 (5.22%) iOS Development
15 30 (4.75%) Mobile Development
16 29 (4.59%) E-Commerce
17 26 (4.11%) MVVM
18 25 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
19 24 (3.80%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 219 (34.65%) SQL
2 214 (33.86%) JavaScript
3 201 (31.80%) C#
4 170 (26.90%) Java
5 92 (14.56%) PHP
6 69 (10.92%) C++
7 57 (9.02%) T-SQL
8 53 (8.39%) Objective-C
9 30 (4.75%) VB.NET
9 30 (4.75%) C
10 27 (4.27%) Python
11 26 (4.11%) Perl
12 19 (3.01%) XAML
12 19 (3.01%) PHP5
13 14 (2.22%) PL/SQL
14 13 (2.06%) Scala
14 13 (2.06%) Ruby
15 11 (1.74%) VB
16 10 (1.58%) TypeScript
17 9 (1.42%) RPG
Qualifications
1 65 (10.28%) Degree
2 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 9 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.63%) MCDBA
4 4 (0.63%) ISEB
5 3 (0.47%) MCP
6 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.22%) QA
2 7 (1.11%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 114 (18.04%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.12%) Oracle
3 21 (3.32%) Zend
4 16 (2.53%) Xamarin
5 15 (2.37%) Twitter
6 12 (1.90%) Adobe
7 10 (1.58%) Facebook
7 10 (1.58%) BEA
7 10 (1.58%) Apple
8 9 (1.42%) Teradata
8 9 (1.42%) Informatica
9 8 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 8 (1.27%) Cognos
10 7 (1.11%) Google
11 6 (0.95%) TOWER Software
12 5 (0.79%) MicroStrategy
12 5 (0.79%) SAP
13 4 (0.63%) Guidewire
14 3 (0.47%) LexisNexis
14 3 (0.47%) IBM
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £20k - 35k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Proactive Appointments
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £20,000 to £45,000 per annum
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Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable joining salary plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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AKH Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus Scheme , Pension , Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
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People Source Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
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Salary: Market related
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago