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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 346 291 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.29% 26.38% 36.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 27.90% 27.38% 37.42%
Number of salaries quoted 300 274 372
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
1240 1063 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.79% 96.37% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 959 964
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £53,250 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -1 247 £35,000 +7.69% 30
Newport 0 47 £37,000 -3.89% 3
Caerphilly +10 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Torfaen -11 9 £40,000 +3.89%
Monmouthshire +2 7 £40,000 +33.33%
Glamorgan - 7 £35,000 - 3
Gwent -1 6 £37,000 -17.77% 1
Bridgend -14 5 £35,000 -4.10% 3
Vale of Glamorgan 0 4 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Neath Port Talbot 0 1 £33,500 -5.63% 1
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 283 (46.78%) HTML
2 258 (42.64%) JavaScript
3 242 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 230 (38.02%) .NET
5 228 (37.69%) CSS
6 222 (36.69%) SQL
7 212 (35.04%) C#
8 190 (31.40%) MVC
9 186 (30.74%) SQL Server
10 172 (28.43%) ASP.NET
11 153 (25.29%) jQuery
12 149 (24.63%) Java
13 136 (22.48%) Scrum
14 124 (20.50%) Finance
15 114 (18.84%) Microsoft
16 99 (16.36%) HTML5
17 94 (15.54%) Web Services
18 85 (14.05%) MS Excel
19 83 (13.72%) PHP
20 82 (13.55%) ASP.NET MVC
21 81 (13.39%) XML
22 80 (13.22%) AngularJS
23 76 (12.56%) OO
24 75 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 75 (12.40%) Degree
25 71 (11.74%) SDLC
26 69 (11.40%) Visual Studio
27 66 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
28 64 (10.58%) OOP
28 64 (10.58%) CSS3

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 22 (3.64%) Node.js
2 14 (2.31%) CMS
3 13 (2.15%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.98%) Apache
5 9 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.16%) JBoss
6 7 (1.16%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (0.83%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.50%) WordPress
8 3 (0.50%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.50%) IIS
8 3 (0.50%) Joomla!
9 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.33%) Umbraco
9 2 (0.33%) Mule
9 2 (0.33%) Orchard CMS
10 1 (0.17%) concrete5
10 1 (0.17%) Drupal
10 1 (0.17%) WildFly
Applications
1 85 (14.05%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.64%) MS Office
3 7 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 19 (3.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.99%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.83%) INSURE/90
4 3 (0.50%) Magento
4 3 (0.50%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.65%) GitHub
2 9 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.32%) PaaS
4 5 (0.83%) Office 365
4 5 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.33%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (2.31%) HTTP
2 3 (0.50%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.50%) SSH
3 2 (0.33%) Multicast
3 2 (0.33%) Internet
3 2 (0.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (30.74%) SQL Server
2 75 (12.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (10.08%) MySQL
4 59 (9.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 38 (6.28%) MongoDB
6 33 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (5.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.46%) Big Data
8 27 (4.46%) Relational Database
9 21 (3.47%) NoSQL
10 18 (2.98%) SQL Server 2000
11 17 (2.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 15 (2.48%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (2.48%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.65%) DB2
14 8 (1.32%) Data Mining
14 8 (1.32%) VoltDB
14 8 (1.32%) Amazon Redshift
15 7 (1.16%) RDBMS
16 6 (0.99%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 69 (11.40%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.27%) Team Foundation Server
3 39 (6.45%) Git (software)
4 35 (5.79%) Subversion
5 27 (4.46%) Eclipse
6 26 (4.30%) Jenkins
7 25 (4.13%) Maven
8 17 (2.81%) JUnit
9 16 (2.64%) NetBeans
10 15 (2.48%) Hudson
11 12 (1.98%) Mercurial
12 10 (1.65%) Ant
12 10 (1.65%) Oracle Forms
13 8 (1.32%) NUnit
14 7 (1.16%) Gradle
15 6 (0.99%) Cucumber
16 5 (0.83%) Rhino Mocks
17 4 (0.66%) JMeter
17 4 (0.66%) IntelliJ
17 4 (0.66%) Selenium
General
1 124 (20.50%) Finance
2 49 (8.10%) Advertising
3 45 (7.44%) Marketing
4 31 (5.12%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.31%) Banking
6 14 (2.31%) Law
7 11 (1.82%) Back Office
8 9 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.32%) Retail
9 8 (1.32%) Manufacturing
10 7 (1.16%) Welsh Language
10 7 (1.16%) Electronics
10 7 (1.16%) Legal
11 6 (0.99%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.50%) Games
13 2 (0.33%) Military
14 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.17%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 283 (46.78%) HTML
2 230 (38.02%) .NET
3 228 (37.69%) CSS
4 172 (28.43%) ASP.NET
5 153 (25.29%) jQuery
6 99 (16.36%) HTML5
7 94 (15.54%) Web Services
8 82 (13.55%) ASP.NET MVC
9 81 (13.39%) XML
10 80 (13.22%) AngularJS
11 64 (10.58%) CSS3
12 52 (8.60%) Spring
13 45 (7.44%) REST
14 43 (7.11%) SOAP
15 42 (6.94%) WCF
16 36 (5.95%) JSON
17 35 (5.79%) Ember.js
18 33 (5.45%) Backbone.js
19 31 (5.12%) Hibernate
20 29 (4.79%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.95%) User Experience
2 31 (5.12%) Computer Science
3 24 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (2.15%) DTV
5 11 (1.82%) Mobile App
6 9 (1.49%) Digital Media
6 9 (1.49%) Data Extraction
7 8 (1.32%) IPTV
8 7 (1.16%) iSeries
8 7 (1.16%) Tandem
9 6 (0.99%) Data Integration
9 6 (0.99%) iPhone
9 6 (0.99%) Web 2.0
9 6 (0.99%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.83%) Statistics
10 5 (0.83%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.83%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.66%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.66%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (9.59%) Windows
2 47 (7.77%) Linux
3 15 (2.48%) Android
4 6 (0.99%) Mac OS
4 6 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.83%) UNIX
6 3 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 242 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 190 (31.40%) MVC
3 136 (22.48%) Scrum
4 76 (12.56%) OO
5 71 (11.74%) SDLC
6 66 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 64 (10.58%) OOP
8 58 (9.59%) TDD
9 54 (8.93%) Web Development
10 42 (6.94%) CRM
11 38 (6.28%) Unit Testing
12 29 (4.79%) BDD
12 29 (4.79%) Software Engineering
13 26 (4.30%) Mentoring
14 23 (3.80%) Dashboard Development
15 18 (2.98%) E-Commerce
15 18 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (2.81%) OOD
17 16 (2.64%) Web Design
17 16 (2.64%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 258 (42.64%) JavaScript
2 222 (36.69%) SQL
3 212 (35.04%) C#
4 149 (24.63%) Java
5 83 (13.72%) PHP
6 62 (10.25%) T-SQL
7 51 (8.43%) C++
8 39 (6.45%) VB.NET
9 29 (4.79%) Python
10 22 (3.64%) Perl
11 17 (2.81%) C
12 16 (2.64%) PL/SQL
13 15 (2.48%) Ruby
14 11 (1.82%) Scala
15 9 (1.49%) VB
16 8 (1.32%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.99%) PHP5
17 6 (0.99%) RPG
17 6 (0.99%) Go
18 5 (0.83%) RPG/400
Qualifications
1 75 (12.40%) Degree
2 12 (1.98%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.32%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.32%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.83%) MCP
5 2 (0.33%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.17%) MCSE
6 1 (0.17%) MCSA
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.16%) QA
2 6 (0.99%) SLA
3 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 114 (18.84%) Microsoft
2 50 (8.26%) Oracle
3 15 (2.48%) Facebook
3 15 (2.48%) Twitter
4 14 (2.31%) Zend
5 11 (1.82%) Adobe
6 10 (1.65%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.49%) Google
7 9 (1.49%) Informatica
7 9 (1.49%) Teradata
8 8 (1.32%) Apple
8 8 (1.32%) Sitecore
8 8 (1.32%) TOWER Software
9 6 (0.99%) SAP
10 5 (0.83%) IBM
11 2 (0.33%) PayPal
12 1 (0.17%) Green Hills
12 1 (0.17%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.17%) Sony
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