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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 283 379 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.00% 32.87% 41.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.84% 34.71% 42.20%
Number of salaries quoted 269 354 355
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +4.16%
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
1095 1092 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.73% 94.71% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 960 991 817
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 0 169 £35,000 - 38
Torfaen +4 33 £37,500 +30.43% 2
Newport -6 31 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Caerphilly - 11 £31,000 -
Monmouthshire +1 9 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bridgend -3 9 £35,000 +6.06%
Rhondda Cynon Taff 0 5 £36,000 +2.85%
Glamorgan -4 4 £38,500 +30.50%
Neath Port Talbot -1 3 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Vale of Glamorgan +1 1 £29,051 +21.04%
Blaenau Gwent - 1 £32,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 246 (43.39%) SQL
2 206 (36.33%) HTML
3 199 (35.10%) .NET
4 198 (34.92%) SQL Server
5 189 (33.33%) C#
6 178 (31.39%) JavaScript
7 177 (31.22%) Java
8 157 (27.69%) CSS
8 157 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
9 129 (22.75%) ASP.NET
10 117 (20.63%) Microsoft
11 99 (17.46%) XML
11 99 (17.46%) MVC
12 94 (16.58%) PHP
13 91 (16.05%) jQuery
14 90 (15.87%) C++
15 88 (15.52%) Web Services
16 85 (14.99%) OO
17 78 (13.76%) T-SQL
18 75 (13.23%) Finance
18 75 (13.23%) Spring
19 74 (13.05%) Degree
20 73 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 71 (12.52%) Scrum
21 71 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
22 69 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 65 (11.46%) TDD
24 64 (11.29%) HTML5
25 63 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
26 62 (10.93%) OOP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 21 (3.70%) CMS
2 20 (3.53%) Tomcat
3 17 (3.00%) Node.js
4 16 (2.82%) SharePoint
5 13 (2.29%) Umbraco
6 11 (1.94%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (1.76%) SAS
7 10 (1.76%) Apache
8 7 (1.23%) WordPress
9 4 (0.71%) Sitecore CMS
9 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (0.53%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.35%) concrete5
11 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.35%) Confluence
11 2 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (0.35%) ArcGIS
12 1 (0.18%) FileNet
Applications
1 48 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.06%) PowerPivot
3 5 (0.88%) MS Office
4 4 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.18%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.53%) INSURE/90
2 3 (0.53%) Staffware
2 3 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) Visualfiles
3 2 (0.35%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.35%) PaaS
2 9 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.06%) SaaS
4 6 (1.06%) IaaS
5 4 (0.71%) Trello
5 4 (0.71%) Basecamp
6 3 (0.53%) GitHub
7 2 (0.35%) Office 365
8 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.35%) HTTP
2 16 (2.82%) Internet
3 10 (1.76%) Intranet
4 6 (1.06%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) DVB
5 1 (0.18%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.18%) SSH
5 1 (0.18%) Network Security
5 1 (0.18%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (34.92%) SQL Server
2 73 (12.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 69 (12.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 63 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 46 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
6 40 (7.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 39 (6.88%) MySQL
7 39 (6.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 36 (6.35%) OLAP
9 25 (4.41%) OLAP Cube
10 20 (3.53%) Crystal Reports
11 19 (3.35%) Big Data
12 17 (3.00%) Relational Database
13 15 (2.65%) Data Mining
14 12 (2.12%) MongoDB
15 11 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
15 11 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 10 (1.76%) Base SAS
16 10 (1.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 9 (1.59%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 45 (7.94%) Visual Studio
2 25 (4.41%) Eclipse
3 21 (3.70%) NUnit
4 20 (3.53%) JUnit
5 18 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
6 17 (3.00%) MSTest
6 17 (3.00%) Jenkins
7 15 (2.65%) Git (software)
8 12 (2.12%) Moq
8 12 (2.12%) Subversion
9 11 (1.94%) Maven
10 10 (1.76%) Xcode
11 8 (1.41%) Mockito
11 8 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
11 8 (1.41%) Spock
11 8 (1.41%) Gradle
12 7 (1.23%) Selenium
12 7 (1.23%) NetBeans
13 6 (1.06%) Ant
13 6 (1.06%) PowerBuilder
General
1 75 (13.23%) Finance
2 43 (7.58%) Advertising
3 25 (4.41%) Telecoms
4 23 (4.06%) Marketing
5 22 (3.88%) Banking
6 18 (3.17%) Retail
7 16 (2.82%) Multimedia
8 14 (2.47%) Electronics
9 13 (2.29%) Legal
10 12 (2.12%) Manufacturing
11 11 (1.94%) Games
12 6 (1.06%) Automotive
13 5 (0.88%) Billing
14 4 (0.71%) Law
15 1 (0.18%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (36.33%) HTML
2 199 (35.10%) .NET
3 157 (27.69%) CSS
4 129 (22.75%) ASP.NET
5 99 (17.46%) XML
6 91 (16.05%) jQuery
7 88 (15.52%) Web Services
8 75 (13.23%) Spring
9 64 (11.29%) HTML5
10 47 (8.29%) REST
10 47 (8.29%) WCF
10 47 (8.29%) .NET Framework
10 47 (8.29%) Hibernate
11 42 (7.41%) J2EE
12 37 (6.53%) Ajax
13 36 (6.35%) WinForms
13 36 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 32 (5.64%) SOAP
14 32 (5.64%) JSON
15 26 (4.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 49 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 34 (6.00%) Computer Science
3 21 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.47%) DTV
5 13 (2.29%) GIS
5 13 (2.29%) Open Source
5 13 (2.29%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.94%) IPTV
7 10 (1.76%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.41%) Client/Server
8 8 (1.41%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.41%) iPhone
8 8 (1.41%) User Experience
9 7 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 6 (1.06%) iPad
10 6 (1.06%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.06%) AS400
11 5 (0.88%) RIA
11 5 (0.88%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.71%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 45 (7.94%) Windows
2 42 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 34 (6.00%) Linux
4 31 (5.47%) Android
5 14 (2.47%) Mac OS
5 14 (2.47%) UNIX
6 6 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (27.69%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (17.46%) MVC
3 85 (14.99%) OO
4 71 (12.52%) Business Intelligence
4 71 (12.52%) Scrum
5 65 (11.46%) TDD
6 62 (10.93%) OOP
7 59 (10.41%) ETL
8 54 (9.52%) OOD
9 51 (8.99%) Unit Testing
10 48 (8.47%) Software Engineering
11 45 (7.94%) Web Development
12 42 (7.41%) E-Commerce
13 34 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
14 26 (4.59%) Kimball Methodology
15 25 (4.41%) iOS Development
16 20 (3.53%) UML
17 19 (3.35%) CRM
17 19 (3.35%) Migration
17 19 (3.35%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 246 (43.39%) SQL
2 189 (33.33%) C#
3 178 (31.39%) JavaScript
4 177 (31.22%) Java
5 94 (16.58%) PHP
6 90 (15.87%) C++
7 78 (13.76%) T-SQL
8 46 (8.11%) VB.NET
9 34 (6.00%) Objective-C
10 23 (4.06%) C
11 16 (2.82%) Python
12 15 (2.65%) VB
13 9 (1.59%) Ruby
13 9 (1.59%) Groovy
14 8 (1.41%) PHP5
14 8 (1.41%) XAML
15 7 (1.23%) Perl
16 6 (1.06%) PL/SQL
16 6 (1.06%) VC++
17 5 (0.88%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 74 (13.05%) Degree
2 8 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 7 (1.23%) SC Cleared
4 5 (0.88%) MCDBA
5 3 (0.53%) HND
6 2 (0.35%) MCSD
7 1 (0.18%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.70%) QA
2 8 (1.41%) SLA
Vendors
1 117 (20.63%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.94%) Oracle
3 15 (2.65%) SAP
4 7 (1.23%) IBM
4 7 (1.23%) Xamarin
5 5 (0.88%) Zend
5 5 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
5 5 (0.88%) Sage
6 4 (0.71%) TOWER Software
6 4 (0.71%) Business Objects
6 4 (0.71%) Sitecore
6 4 (0.71%) Sencha
7 3 (0.53%) Guidewire
7 3 (0.53%) LexisNexis
7 3 (0.53%) Apple
7 3 (0.53%) HP
7 3 (0.53%) BEA
8 2 (0.35%) Informatica
8 2 (0.35%) Google
8 2 (0.35%) EPiServer
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £29K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35,000 - £48,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £45K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£30K
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
ITF Solutions
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Freshwater
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago