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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 348 296 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.34% 25.61% 33.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.11% 26.55% 34.21%
Number of salaries quoted 293 276 341
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,443 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,750 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +9.15%
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
1238 1115 1102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.25% 96.45% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1048 1000 976
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
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 5 August 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 5 August 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 -1 250 £35,000 +7.69% 26
Newport +2 52 £37,000 -2.63% 7
Caerphilly +7 9 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Bridgend -14 7 £34,250 -6.16% 2
Torfaen -17 7 £40,000 +11.11%
Gwent +1 6 £37,000 -17.77%
Monmouthshire -1 6 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Glamorgan - 4 £34,000 - 1
Vale of Glamorgan +1 2 £53,750 +79.16% 1
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 August 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.

1 286 (45.04%) HTML
2 249 (39.21%) JavaScript
3 240 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
4 237 (37.32%) .NET
5 230 (36.22%) SQL
5 230 (36.22%) CSS
6 224 (35.28%) C#
7 183 (28.82%) MVC
8 180 (28.35%) SQL Server
9 174 (27.40%) ASP.NET
10 157 (24.72%) Java
11 151 (23.78%) jQuery
12 136 (21.42%) Scrum
13 122 (19.21%) Finance
14 120 (18.90%) Microsoft
15 102 (16.06%) Web Services
16 95 (14.96%) PHP
17 94 (14.80%) HTML5
18 83 (13.07%) XML
19 80 (12.60%) MS Excel
20 75 (11.81%) SDLC
21 74 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
22 71 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 70 (11.02%) Degree
24 69 (10.87%) AngularJS
24 69 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
25 68 (10.71%) OO
26 65 (10.24%) Windows
27 64 (10.08%) MySQL
27 64 (10.08%) TDD

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 18 (2.83%) Node.js
2 17 (2.68%) Tomcat
3 16 (2.52%) CMS
4 15 (2.36%) Apache
5 14 (2.20%) JBoss
6 11 (1.73%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.79%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (0.63%) IIS
10 3 (0.47%) Joomla!
10 3 (0.47%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.47%) Mule
10 3 (0.47%) WordPress
10 3 (0.47%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.31%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.31%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.31%) Documentum
11 2 (0.31%) Orchard CMS
12 1 (0.16%) concrete5
12 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 80 (12.60%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.52%) MS Office
3 7 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.79%) INSURE/90
4 3 (0.47%) Magento
4 3 (0.47%) Visualfiles
5 2 (0.31%) Staffware
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.73%) GitHub
2 9 (1.42%) PaaS
3 7 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.47%) Office 365
6 2 (0.31%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.68%) HTTP
2 3 (0.47%) TCP/IP
2 3 (0.47%) Internet
2 3 (0.47%) SSH
3 2 (0.31%) Multicast
3 2 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (28.35%) SQL Server
2 71 (11.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (10.08%) MySQL
4 56 (8.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (5.83%) MongoDB
6 34 (5.35%) Data Warehouse
7 32 (5.04%) Relational Database
8 30 (4.72%) Big Data
9 26 (4.09%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (3.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (3.15%) NoSQL
12 18 (2.83%) Oracle Database
12 18 (2.83%) SQL Server 2000
13 15 (2.36%) Oracle Database 11g
14 9 (1.42%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (1.42%) DB2
15 8 (1.26%) OLAP
15 8 (1.26%) Data Mining
15 8 (1.26%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (1.26%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 60 (9.45%) Visual Studio
2 44 (6.93%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.67%) Git (software)
4 27 (4.25%) Eclipse
4 27 (4.25%) Subversion
5 23 (3.62%) Jenkins
6 22 (3.46%) Maven
7 18 (2.83%) JUnit
8 15 (2.36%) NUnit
9 13 (2.05%) NetBeans
10 12 (1.89%) Ant
11 11 (1.73%) Oracle Forms
11 11 (1.73%) Hudson
11 11 (1.73%) Mercurial
11 11 (1.73%) Rhino Mocks
12 7 (1.10%) Gradle
13 6 (0.94%) Cucumber
14 4 (0.63%) MSTest
14 4 (0.63%) Selenium
14 4 (0.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 122 (19.21%) Finance
2 52 (8.19%) Advertising
2 52 (8.19%) Marketing
3 31 (4.88%) Telecoms
4 18 (2.83%) Banking
5 10 (1.57%) Multimedia
5 10 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.42%) Law
7 8 (1.26%) Electronics
8 7 (1.10%) Back Office
8 7 (1.10%) Legal
8 7 (1.10%) Retail
8 7 (1.10%) Welsh Language
9 6 (0.94%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.31%) Automotive
10 2 (0.31%) Games
10 2 (0.31%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 286 (45.04%) HTML
2 237 (37.32%) .NET
3 230 (36.22%) CSS
4 174 (27.40%) ASP.NET
5 151 (23.78%) jQuery
6 102 (16.06%) Web Services
7 94 (14.80%) HTML5
8 83 (13.07%) XML
9 74 (11.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 69 (10.87%) AngularJS
11 60 (9.45%) CSS3
12 55 (8.66%) Spring
13 47 (7.40%) REST
14 42 (6.61%) SOAP
14 42 (6.61%) WCF
15 40 (6.30%) JSON
16 39 (6.14%) Hibernate
17 32 (5.04%) .NET Framework
18 31 (4.88%) Ember.js
19 29 (4.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 34 (5.35%) User Experience
2 29 (4.57%) Computer Science
3 28 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.20%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.20%) DTV
5 13 (2.05%) Digital Media
6 11 (1.73%) Tandem
7 7 (1.10%) IPTV
7 7 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 7 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.10%) iPhone
7 7 (1.10%) iSeries
8 6 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
8 6 (0.94%) Data Extraction
8 6 (0.94%) Data Integration
8 6 (0.94%) N-Tier
8 6 (0.94%) Statistics
8 6 (0.94%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.79%) Social Network
9 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 65 (10.24%) Windows
2 53 (8.35%) Linux
3 21 (3.31%) Android
4 14 (2.20%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.42%) UNIX
6 4 (0.63%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.31%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (37.80%) Agile Software Development
2 183 (28.82%) MVC
3 136 (21.42%) Scrum
4 75 (11.81%) SDLC
5 69 (10.87%) Business Intelligence
6 68 (10.71%) OO
7 64 (10.08%) TDD
8 60 (9.45%) OOP
9 53 (8.35%) Web Development
10 44 (6.93%) CRM
11 39 (6.14%) Unit Testing
12 30 (4.72%) Software Engineering
13 27 (4.25%) BDD
14 26 (4.09%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (3.94%) Mentoring
15 25 (3.94%) Dashboard Development
16 18 (2.83%) Kimball Methodology
16 18 (2.83%) E-Commerce
16 18 (2.83%) SEO
17 17 (2.68%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 249 (39.21%) JavaScript
2 230 (36.22%) SQL
3 224 (35.28%) C#
4 157 (24.72%) Java
5 95 (14.96%) PHP
6 60 (9.45%) T-SQL
7 58 (9.13%) C++
8 42 (6.61%) VB.NET
9 30 (4.72%) Python
9 30 (4.72%) Perl
10 19 (2.99%) PL/SQL
10 19 (2.99%) C
11 15 (2.36%) Ruby
11 15 (2.36%) Scala
12 11 (1.73%) PHP5
12 11 (1.73%) VB
13 8 (1.26%) Shell Script
14 7 (1.10%) Go
14 7 (1.10%) Objective-C
15 6 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 70 (11.02%) Degree
2 13 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.10%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.79%) MCP
5 3 (0.47%) ISEB
6 2 (0.31%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.10%) SLA
1 7 (1.10%) QA
2 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 120 (18.90%) Microsoft
2 51 (8.03%) Oracle
3 18 (2.83%) Zend
4 16 (2.52%) Twitter
5 15 (2.36%) Facebook
5 15 (2.36%) Adobe
6 13 (2.05%) Xamarin
7 9 (1.42%) Informatica
7 9 (1.42%) Teradata
8 8 (1.26%) Google
8 8 (1.26%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.10%) TOWER Software
9 7 (1.10%) SAP
10 6 (0.94%) Apple
11 4 (0.63%) IBM
12 2 (0.31%) PayPal
12 2 (0.31%) Remedy
12 2 (0.31%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.31%) EMC
12 2 (0.31%) BEA
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Chepstow, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum Great benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Madison Talent Sourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Toby
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Prospero Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago