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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 339 250 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 28.27% 28.64% 44.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.95% 30.56% 45.94%
Number of salaries quoted 318 232 369
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,925 £25,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +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
1171 818 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.66% 93.70% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 1043 720 790
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 0 206 £35,000 - 47
Torfaen +5 42 £42,500 +41.66% 3
Newport 0 42 £34,500 +1.47%
Monmouthshire +1 14 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Bridgend +1 9 £35,000 +11.11% 6
Neath Port Talbot +1 3 £38,500 +10.00% 1
Vale of Glamorgan +1 3 £29,051 +21.04% 1
Glamorgan -3 3 - -
Caerphilly 0 2 £35,000 +7.69%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 1 £36,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 240 (40.82%) SQL
2 187 (31.80%) HTML
3 186 (31.63%) C#
4 174 (29.59%) Java
5 173 (29.42%) .NET
5 173 (29.42%) SQL Server
6 165 (28.06%) JavaScript
7 146 (24.83%) CSS
7 146 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
8 110 (18.71%) Microsoft
9 106 (18.03%) ASP.NET
10 98 (16.67%) MVC
11 89 (15.14%) Web Services
12 87 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
13 86 (14.63%) jQuery
14 83 (14.12%) PHP
15 82 (13.95%) OO
16 81 (13.78%) Spring
16 81 (13.78%) C++
17 80 (13.61%) XML
18 77 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 75 (12.76%) ETL
20 73 (12.41%) OOP
20 73 (12.41%) Scrum
20 73 (12.41%) Degree
21 71 (12.07%) REST
21 71 (12.07%) Finance
21 71 (12.07%) T-SQL
22 67 (11.39%) HTML5
23 66 (11.22%) Apple iOS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 23 (3.91%) Node.js
2 22 (3.74%) CMS
3 21 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 15 (2.55%) Apache
5 13 (2.21%) SharePoint
6 9 (1.53%) WebLogic
6 9 (1.53%) SAS
6 9 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
7 7 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
8 6 (1.02%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.85%) WordPress
10 4 (0.68%) Confluence
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.51%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.34%) concrete5
12 2 (0.34%) ArcGIS
12 2 (0.34%) IIS
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle Application Server
13 1 (0.17%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 42 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.19%) PowerPivot
3 4 (0.68%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.51%) MS Office
5 1 (0.17%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 13 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.19%) Staffware
3 4 (0.68%) INSURE/90
4 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle CRM
4 3 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.34%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.34%) Visualfiles
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.91%) PaaS
2 11 (1.87%) SaaS
3 7 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.85%) GitHub
5 4 (0.68%) IaaS
6 1 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 39 (6.63%) HTTP
2 12 (2.04%) Internet
3 8 (1.36%) Intranet
3 8 (1.36%) TCP/IP
4 5 (0.85%) SSH
4 5 (0.85%) Network Security
5 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.17%) DVB
5 1 (0.17%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (29.42%) SQL Server
2 77 (13.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 61 (10.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 48 (8.16%) Data Warehouse
4 48 (8.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 43 (7.31%) MySQL
6 41 (6.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 33 (5.61%) SQL Server 2012
8 32 (5.44%) OLAP
9 20 (3.40%) Relational Database
9 20 (3.40%) Big Data
9 20 (3.40%) Data Mining
10 19 (3.23%) OLAP Cube
11 16 (2.72%) MongoDB
12 12 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
13 11 (1.87%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 9 (1.53%) Oracle Reports
14 9 (1.53%) OLTP
14 9 (1.53%) PostgreSQL
14 9 (1.53%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 27 (4.59%) Visual Studio
2 26 (4.42%) Git (software)
3 22 (3.74%) Eclipse
4 21 (3.57%) JUnit
5 18 (3.06%) Xcode
5 18 (3.06%) NUnit
6 17 (2.89%) Team Foundation Server
7 16 (2.72%) Jenkins
8 14 (2.38%) MSTest
8 14 (2.38%) Subversion
9 13 (2.21%) Maven
10 9 (1.53%) Moq
11 8 (1.36%) Selenium
11 8 (1.36%) Ant
12 7 (1.19%) NetBeans
12 7 (1.19%) Rhino Mocks
13 6 (1.02%) Spock
13 6 (1.02%) Apache Ivy
13 6 (1.02%) Mockito
13 6 (1.02%) Gradle
General
1 71 (12.07%) Finance
2 55 (9.35%) Advertising
3 29 (4.93%) Marketing
3 29 (4.93%) Telecoms
4 26 (4.42%) Banking
5 18 (3.06%) Multimedia
6 15 (2.55%) Automotive
7 12 (2.04%) Retail
8 9 (1.53%) Electronics
8 9 (1.53%) Games
9 6 (1.02%) Legal
10 5 (0.85%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.68%) Law
11 4 (0.68%) Billing
12 1 (0.17%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (31.80%) HTML
2 173 (29.42%) .NET
3 146 (24.83%) CSS
4 106 (18.03%) ASP.NET
5 89 (15.14%) Web Services
6 86 (14.63%) jQuery
7 81 (13.78%) Spring
8 80 (13.61%) XML
9 71 (12.07%) REST
10 67 (11.39%) HTML5
11 54 (9.18%) Hibernate
12 45 (7.65%) Ajax
13 44 (7.48%) J2EE
14 42 (7.14%) JSON
15 40 (6.80%) WCF
16 38 (6.46%) .NET Framework
17 30 (5.10%) Java EE
18 29 (4.93%) SOAP
19 28 (4.76%) CSS3
20 27 (4.59%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (4.25%) Mobile App
2 25 (4.25%) Computer Science
3 16 (2.72%) Client/Server
4 14 (2.38%) DTV
5 13 (2.21%) Digital Media
5 13 (2.21%) Data Integration
6 11 (1.87%) User Experience
7 10 (1.70%) Open Source
7 10 (1.70%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.53%) GIS
9 8 (1.36%) IPTV
9 8 (1.36%) Management Information System
10 7 (1.19%) Data Structures
10 7 (1.19%) Visualisation
11 6 (1.02%) Inversion of Control
11 6 (1.02%) iPhone
12 5 (0.85%) AS400
12 5 (0.85%) iPad
12 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 66 (11.22%) Apple iOS
2 54 (9.18%) Windows
3 41 (6.97%) Android
4 31 (5.27%) Linux
5 13 (2.21%) Windows Mobile
6 12 (2.04%) Mac OS
7 10 (1.70%) UNIX
8 1 (0.17%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
2 98 (16.67%) MVC
3 87 (14.80%) Business Intelligence
4 82 (13.95%) OO
5 75 (12.76%) ETL
6 73 (12.41%) OOP
6 73 (12.41%) Scrum
7 65 (11.05%) Software Engineering
8 60 (10.20%) TDD
9 58 (9.86%) OOD
9 58 (9.86%) Unit Testing
10 39 (6.63%) E-Commerce
11 37 (6.29%) iOS Development
12 35 (5.95%) Continuous Integration
13 32 (5.44%) Web Development
14 29 (4.93%) CRM
15 25 (4.25%) Kimball Methodology
15 25 (4.25%) Migration
16 24 (4.08%) Mentoring
17 23 (3.91%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 240 (40.82%) SQL
2 186 (31.63%) C#
3 174 (29.59%) Java
4 165 (28.06%) JavaScript
5 83 (14.12%) PHP
6 81 (13.78%) C++
7 71 (12.07%) T-SQL
8 58 (9.86%) Objective-C
9 34 (5.78%) VB.NET
10 29 (4.93%) C
11 16 (2.72%) VB
12 15 (2.55%) XAML
13 14 (2.38%) Python
14 12 (2.04%) Ruby
15 11 (1.87%) PHP5
16 7 (1.19%) PL/SQL
16 7 (1.19%) Groovy
17 6 (1.02%) TypeScript
17 6 (1.02%) Perl
18 5 (0.85%) RPG
Qualifications
1 73 (12.41%) Degree
2 9 (1.53%) SC Cleared
2 9 (1.53%) Security Cleared
3 8 (1.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (1.19%) MCDBA
5 3 (0.51%) HND
6 1 (0.17%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (5.95%) QA
2 5 (0.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 110 (18.71%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.67%) Oracle
3 12 (2.04%) SAP
4 10 (1.70%) Xamarin
5 9 (1.53%) BEA
5 9 (1.53%) Zend
6 8 (1.36%) Sitecore
6 8 (1.36%) Informatica
7 7 (1.19%) Cognos
7 7 (1.19%) MicroStrategy
7 7 (1.19%) Apple
7 7 (1.19%) Teradata
8 6 (1.02%) TOWER Software
8 6 (1.02%) IBM
9 4 (0.68%) EPiServer
9 4 (0.68%) Guidewire
9 4 (0.68%) Sencha
9 4 (0.68%) Twitter
9 4 (0.68%) Sage
10 3 (0.51%) LexisNexis
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 hours ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Pension & Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + FANTASTIC benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £19000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chepstow
People Source
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 per annum + Competitive Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 per annum + Outstanding benefits
Posted: 3 days ago