The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 290 384 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 25.37% 34.04% 34.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 35.42% 35.33%
Number of salaries quoted 270 347 267
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,000 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,650 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.87% +1.42%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1102 1084 801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.41% 96.10% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 987 959 730
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
Wales

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -1 165 £32,500 - 28
Newport -3 27 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Torfaen 0 24 £36,000 -5.26% 5
Bridgend -1 20 £36,500 +14.06% 7
Caerphilly +20 13 £35,000 -16.66%
Rhondda Cynon Taff - 9 £34,000 - 2
Monmouthshire +2 6 £33,750 -20.58%
Vale of Glamorgan +1 1 £30,000 -3.22%
Gwent - 1 £45,000 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 245 (49.49%) .NET
2 240 (48.48%) HTML
3 230 (46.46%) JavaScript
4 202 (40.81%) CSS
5 201 (40.61%) C#
6 195 (39.39%) SQL Server
7 176 (35.56%) SQL
8 163 (32.93%) Java
9 157 (31.72%) ASP.NET
10 129 (26.06%) MVC
11 128 (25.86%) Microsoft
12 116 (23.43%) jQuery
13 104 (21.01%) Scrum
14 100 (20.20%) OO
15 99 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
16 93 (18.79%) XML
17 89 (17.98%) Web Services
18 85 (17.17%) TDD
19 82 (16.57%) PHP
20 75 (15.15%) C++
21 72 (14.55%) .NET Framework
22 66 (13.33%) WCF
23 62 (12.53%) Software Engineering
24 59 (11.92%) Spring
25 54 (10.91%) T-SQL
26 53 (10.71%) VB.NET
26 53 (10.71%) Finance
27 52 (10.51%) HTML5
28 51 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
29 50 (10.10%) Windows

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (6.26%) SharePoint
2 24 (4.85%) CMS
3 14 (2.83%) Sitecore CMS
3 14 (2.83%) Umbraco
4 13 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 13 (2.63%) IIS
4 13 (2.63%) Confluence
5 11 (2.22%) FileNet
6 10 (2.02%) LiveCycle
7 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (1.41%) Node.js
9 6 (1.21%) Drupal
10 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
10 5 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.61%) Apache
11 3 (0.61%) WordPress
11 3 (0.61%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
12 2 (0.40%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 46 (9.29%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.21%) MS Office
3 2 (0.40%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.20%) ImageReady
4 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.82%) PaaS
2 9 (1.82%) GitHub
2 9 (1.82%) IaaS
3 4 (0.81%) Trello
3 4 (0.81%) Basecamp
4 3 (0.61%) Office 365
5 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.20%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.23%) Internet
2 7 (1.41%) Intranet
3 3 (0.61%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.20%) FTP
4 1 (0.20%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 195 (39.39%) SQL Server
2 51 (10.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 44 (8.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (8.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 30 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
5 30 (6.06%) Relational Database
6 28 (5.66%) MySQL
7 23 (4.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 23 (4.65%) MongoDB
8 18 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
9 17 (3.43%) NoSQL
10 14 (2.83%) Apache Cassandra
11 13 (2.63%) Oracle Database
12 12 (2.42%) OLAP
13 11 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
14 6 (1.21%) Big Data
14 6 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
14 6 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
14 6 (1.21%) RDBMS
14 6 (1.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 41 (8.28%) Visual Studio
2 35 (7.07%) NUnit
3 32 (6.46%) Subversion
4 25 (5.05%) Maven
5 24 (4.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 20 (4.04%) Jenkins
7 17 (3.43%) Moq
7 17 (3.43%) MSTest
8 13 (2.63%) JIRA
8 13 (2.63%) Hudson
9 12 (2.42%) Git (software)
10 11 (2.22%) Oracle Forms
11 10 (2.02%) JUnit
12 9 (1.82%) Ant
12 9 (1.82%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (1.62%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.62%) PowerBuilder
14 7 (1.41%) Selenium
15 6 (1.21%) Apache Ivy
15 6 (1.21%) WebDriver
General
1 53 (10.71%) Finance
2 19 (3.84%) Legal
2 19 (3.84%) Marketing
3 17 (3.43%) Advertising
4 16 (3.23%) Retail
5 12 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 11 (2.22%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.02%) Electronics
8 9 (1.82%) Back Office
9 6 (1.21%) Multimedia
10 5 (1.01%) Games
11 3 (0.61%) Financial Institution
11 3 (0.61%) Billing
11 3 (0.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (49.49%) .NET
2 240 (48.48%) HTML
3 202 (40.81%) CSS
4 157 (31.72%) ASP.NET
5 116 (23.43%) jQuery
6 93 (18.79%) XML
7 89 (17.98%) Web Services
8 72 (14.55%) .NET Framework
9 66 (13.33%) WCF
10 59 (11.92%) Spring
11 52 (10.51%) HTML5
12 45 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 43 (8.69%) Hibernate
14 42 (8.48%) WinForms
15 40 (8.08%) J2EE
16 38 (7.68%) Ajax
17 37 (7.47%) SOAP
18 35 (7.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 34 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
20 32 (6.46%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.85%) Computer Science
1 24 (4.85%) Open Source
2 20 (4.04%) Mobile App
3 10 (2.02%) DTV
4 9 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 9 (1.82%) Social Network
5 8 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (1.62%) iPhone
6 7 (1.41%) Inversion of Control
6 7 (1.41%) RIA
7 6 (1.21%) N-Tier
7 6 (1.21%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.01%) GIS
9 4 (0.81%) Arduino
10 3 (0.61%) IPTV
10 3 (0.61%) Social Media
10 3 (0.61%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.40%) Digital Media
11 2 (0.40%) Kindle
11 2 (0.40%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (10.10%) Windows
2 35 (7.07%) Linux
3 28 (5.66%) Android
4 23 (4.65%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.63%) UNIX
6 8 (1.62%) Windows Phone
7 7 (1.41%) Mac OS
8 5 (1.01%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone 8
9 2 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (26.06%) MVC
2 104 (21.01%) Scrum
3 100 (20.20%) OO
4 99 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 85 (17.17%) TDD
6 62 (12.53%) Software Engineering
7 42 (8.48%) OOD
8 39 (7.88%) Web Development
9 36 (7.27%) Business Intelligence
10 35 (7.07%) E-Commerce
11 33 (6.67%) OOP
12 32 (6.46%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (5.86%) UML
14 27 (5.45%) Unit Testing
15 24 (4.85%) SOA
16 20 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
17 19 (3.84%) Android Development
17 19 (3.84%) iOS Development
18 17 (3.43%) Pair Programming
18 17 (3.43%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 230 (46.46%) JavaScript
2 201 (40.61%) C#
3 176 (35.56%) SQL
4 163 (32.93%) Java
5 82 (16.57%) PHP
6 75 (15.15%) C++
7 54 (10.91%) T-SQL
8 53 (10.71%) VB.NET
9 21 (4.24%) Groovy
10 20 (4.04%) VB
11 19 (3.84%) Scala
12 17 (3.43%) C
13 13 (2.63%) Clojure
14 12 (2.42%) Perl
15 11 (2.22%) Objective-C
16 9 (1.82%) PHP5
17 6 (1.21%) Python
17 6 (1.21%) PL/SQL
17 6 (1.21%) XAML
18 4 (0.81%) VC++
Qualifications
1 41 (8.28%) Degree
2 11 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (0.81%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.61%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.40%) MCSD
6 1 (0.20%) ISEB
6 1 (0.20%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.42%) QA
2 9 (1.82%) SLA
3 2 (0.40%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.20%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 128 (25.86%) Microsoft
2 34 (6.87%) Oracle
3 23 (4.65%) Twitter
4 17 (3.43%) Sitecore
5 12 (2.42%) IBM
6 11 (2.22%) Adobe
7 10 (2.02%) Facebook
8 9 (1.82%) SAP
8 9 (1.82%) Zend
9 8 (1.62%) Google
10 7 (1.41%) Business Objects
11 5 (1.01%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.40%) Apple
12 2 (0.40%) Alterian
13 1 (0.20%) HP
13 1 (0.20%) Sage
13 1 (0.20%) JBoss
13 1 (0.20%) Sybase
13 1 (0.20%) Coverity
13 1 (0.20%) Wind River
Rhondda Cynon Taff
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £37000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
South Wales
ITF Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Upto 36,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Private Health Ins.
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Pontypool, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £35K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000 plus Pension, Bonus, Healthcare, Flexible Working
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 to 35,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension & benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago