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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 318 253 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.87% 22.69% 32.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.54% 23.60% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 263 231 313
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 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
1198 1072 1023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.48% 96.14% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 937 907
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +3 223 £34,000 - 37
Newport +4 47 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Torfaen -11 14 £41,000 +20.58%
Vale of Glamorgan +1 6 £52,500 +75.00%
Bridgend -10 6 £35,000 -4.10%
Gwent +1 4 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Monmouthshire -3 4 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Glamorgan - 3 £31,500 - 2
Caerphilly -1 2 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 266 (42.16%) HTML
2 241 (38.19%) JavaScript
3 236 (37.40%) .NET
4 234 (37.08%) C#
5 224 (35.50%) SQL
6 218 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
7 214 (33.91%) CSS
8 173 (27.42%) SQL Server
9 170 (26.94%) ASP.NET
10 169 (26.78%) MVC
11 143 (22.66%) jQuery
12 140 (22.19%) Java
13 127 (20.13%) Microsoft
14 125 (19.81%) Scrum
15 120 (19.02%) Finance
16 93 (14.74%) PHP
17 92 (14.58%) Web Services
17 92 (14.58%) HTML5
18 86 (13.63%) XML
19 75 (11.89%) Windows
19 75 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
20 73 (11.57%) MS Excel
21 69 (10.94%) SDLC
22 67 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 65 (10.30%) Degree
24 64 (10.14%) OO
25 63 (9.98%) OOP
25 63 (9.98%) AngularJS
26 61 (9.67%) T-SQL
26 61 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 21 (3.33%) Node.js
2 15 (2.38%) Apache
2 15 (2.38%) Tomcat
3 14 (2.22%) CMS
4 9 (1.43%) JBoss
5 8 (1.27%) SharePoint
6 7 (1.11%) IIS
7 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.48%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
10 2 (0.32%) Confluence
10 2 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.32%) Documentum
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.16%) Oracle 10gAS
11 1 (0.16%) Drupal
11 1 (0.16%) Umbraco
11 1 (0.16%) Mule
Applications
1 73 (11.57%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.54%) MS Office
3 7 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 21 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 5 (0.79%) INSURE/90
4 4 (0.63%) Staffware
5 3 (0.48%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.48%) Magento
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.90%) PaaS
2 10 (1.58%) GitHub
3 4 (0.63%) SaaS
4 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Sage Pay
6 1 (0.16%) IaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.91%) HTTP
2 6 (0.95%) SSH
3 3 (0.48%) Network Security
3 3 (0.48%) Intranet
3 3 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.32%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.32%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 173 (27.42%) SQL Server
2 67 (10.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 56 (8.87%) MySQL
4 54 (8.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 37 (5.86%) MongoDB
5 37 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
6 34 (5.39%) Relational Database
7 29 (4.60%) Big Data
8 23 (3.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 22 (3.49%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (3.33%) NoSQL
11 18 (2.85%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.69%) SQL Server 2000
13 14 (2.22%) Oracle Database 11g
14 11 (1.74%) Data Mining
15 10 (1.58%) OLAP
15 10 (1.58%) Oracle Database 10g
16 9 (1.43%) DB2
16 9 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
17 8 (1.27%) VoltDB
Development Applications
1 46 (7.29%) Visual Studio
2 45 (7.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 36 (5.71%) Git (software)
4 22 (3.49%) NUnit
5 19 (3.01%) JUnit
6 17 (2.69%) Eclipse
7 16 (2.54%) Rhino Mocks
8 15 (2.38%) Subversion
9 12 (1.90%) Jenkins
10 10 (1.58%) Maven
10 10 (1.58%) Oracle Forms
11 8 (1.27%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.27%) Xcode
12 7 (1.11%) MSTest
12 7 (1.11%) Ant
13 6 (0.95%) NetBeans
13 6 (0.95%) Moq
14 4 (0.63%) StyleCop
14 4 (0.63%) Hudson
14 4 (0.63%) JMeter
General
1 120 (19.02%) Finance
2 48 (7.61%) Marketing
3 47 (7.45%) Advertising
4 28 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.54%) Banking
6 10 (1.58%) Retail
6 10 (1.58%) Multimedia
6 10 (1.58%) Automotive
7 9 (1.43%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.27%) Law
8 8 (1.27%) Electronics
9 7 (1.11%) Legal
9 7 (1.11%) Welsh Language
10 4 (0.63%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.32%) Back Office
11 2 (0.32%) Military
12 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 266 (42.16%) HTML
2 236 (37.40%) .NET
3 214 (33.91%) CSS
4 170 (26.94%) ASP.NET
5 143 (22.66%) jQuery
6 92 (14.58%) HTML5
6 92 (14.58%) Web Services
7 86 (13.63%) XML
8 63 (9.98%) AngularJS
9 61 (9.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 54 (8.56%) REST
10 54 (8.56%) CSS3
11 50 (7.92%) JSON
11 50 (7.92%) Spring
12 44 (6.97%) WCF
13 39 (6.18%) Hibernate
14 36 (5.71%) .NET Framework
15 30 (4.75%) WinForms
15 30 (4.75%) Ajax
15 30 (4.75%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (4.75%) User Experience
3 22 (3.49%) Computer Science
4 18 (2.85%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.38%) DTV
6 13 (2.06%) Tandem
6 13 (2.06%) Digital Media
7 10 (1.58%) N-Tier
8 9 (1.43%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.27%) iPhone
9 8 (1.27%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.27%) Algorithms
10 7 (1.11%) Data Integration
10 7 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.11%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.95%) Statistics
11 6 (0.95%) Mathematics
12 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
12 5 (0.79%) iSeries
12 5 (0.79%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 75 (11.89%) Windows
2 52 (8.24%) Linux
3 33 (5.23%) Apple iOS
4 25 (3.96%) Android
5 9 (1.43%) UNIX
6 8 (1.27%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.11%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (34.55%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (26.78%) MVC
3 125 (19.81%) Scrum
4 75 (11.89%) Business Intelligence
5 69 (10.94%) SDLC
6 64 (10.14%) OO
7 63 (9.98%) OOP
8 60 (9.51%) TDD
9 48 (7.61%) CRM
9 48 (7.61%) Web Development
10 41 (6.50%) Software Engineering
11 30 (4.75%) ETL
12 29 (4.60%) Continuous Integration
13 28 (4.44%) Unit Testing
14 27 (4.28%) Dashboard Development
15 24 (3.80%) Mentoring
16 22 (3.49%) E-Commerce
17 20 (3.17%) OOD
18 19 (3.01%) Web Application Development
19 18 (2.85%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 241 (38.19%) JavaScript
2 234 (37.08%) C#
3 224 (35.50%) SQL
4 140 (22.19%) Java
5 93 (14.74%) PHP
6 61 (9.67%) T-SQL
7 56 (8.87%) C++
8 41 (6.50%) VB.NET
9 27 (4.28%) Python
9 27 (4.28%) Perl
10 25 (3.96%) C
10 25 (3.96%) Objective-C
11 20 (3.17%) PL/SQL
12 14 (2.22%) VB
12 14 (2.22%) Ruby
12 14 (2.22%) PHP5
13 13 (2.06%) Scala
14 10 (1.58%) XAML
15 8 (1.27%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.11%) Go
Qualifications
1 65 (10.30%) Degree
2 13 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.27%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.27%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.63%) MCP
5 3 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.32%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.32%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.01%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 127 (20.13%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.29%) Oracle
3 20 (3.17%) Zend
4 15 (2.38%) Twitter
4 15 (2.38%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.22%) Adobe
6 11 (1.74%) Facebook
7 9 (1.43%) Informatica
7 9 (1.43%) Teradata
8 8 (1.27%) Apple
8 8 (1.27%) Cognos
8 8 (1.27%) Sitecore
9 7 (1.11%) SAP
9 7 (1.11%) Google
10 6 (0.95%) TOWER Software
11 5 (0.79%) BEA
12 2 (0.32%) EMC
12 2 (0.32%) Remedy
12 2 (0.32%) Red Hat
12 2 (0.32%) PayPal
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Sanderson
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Tailored Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £20000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: Yesterday
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CPS Group (UK) Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Newport, Gwent
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
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