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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 296 205 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.81% 20.34% 38.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 25.90% 20.92% 39.28%
Number of salaries quoted 266 178 369
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
1143 980 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.81% 97.22% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1002 823 917
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,100 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 +2 171 £35,000 +6.06% 16
Newport +1 52 £34,000 +3.03% 5
Torfaen -6 26 £37,500 +5.63%
Bridgend 0 12 £35,000 +11.11% 1
Monmouthshire +1 9 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Vale of Glamorgan 0 5 £52,500 +133.33%
Caerphilly -10 4 £35,000 +4.47%
Neath Port Talbot +3 2 £33,500 -0.74%
Glamorgan - 2 £24,250 - 1
Merthyr Tydfil - 2 £40,655 -
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 221 (34.86%) HTML
2 220 (34.70%) SQL
3 207 (32.65%) JavaScript
4 190 (29.97%) CSS
5 186 (29.34%) C#
6 171 (26.97%) Java
6 171 (26.97%) .NET
6 171 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
7 164 (25.87%) SQL Server
8 131 (20.66%) MVC
9 118 (18.61%) Microsoft
10 112 (17.67%) jQuery
11 109 (17.19%) ASP.NET
12 99 (15.62%) Finance
13 95 (14.98%) Scrum
14 93 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
15 89 (14.04%) PHP
15 89 (14.04%) Web Services
16 78 (12.30%) HTML5
17 77 (12.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 76 (11.99%) XML
19 75 (11.83%) OO
20 71 (11.20%) REST
21 70 (11.04%) Windows
21 70 (11.04%) C++
22 68 (10.73%) Spring
22 68 (10.73%) Apple iOS
23 64 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
24 62 (9.78%) OOP
24 62 (9.78%) ETL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 26 (4.10%) Node.js
2 20 (3.15%) Tomcat
3 18 (2.84%) CMS
4 15 (2.37%) Apache
5 11 (1.74%) WebLogic
6 10 (1.58%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.42%) JBoss
8 6 (0.95%) IIS
9 4 (0.63%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (0.47%) Confluence
10 3 (0.47%) WebSphere
10 3 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.32%) WordPress
11 2 (0.32%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.32%) Documentum
11 2 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
12 1 (0.16%) Mule ESB
12 1 (0.16%) concrete5
Applications
1 56 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.10%) PowerPivot
3 6 (0.95%) MS Office
4 4 (0.63%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (3.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.42%) Staffware
3 8 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.95%) INSURE/90
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle CRM
6 3 (0.47%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.32%) Visualfiles
8 1 (0.16%) Summit
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.31%) PaaS
2 11 (1.74%) SaaS
2 11 (1.74%) GitHub
3 6 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.32%) IaaS
4 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.32%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 45 (7.10%) HTTP
2 6 (0.95%) Intranet
3 5 (0.79%) SSH
3 5 (0.79%) TCP/IP
3 5 (0.79%) Internet
3 5 (0.79%) Network Security
4 1 (0.16%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (25.87%) SQL Server
2 77 (12.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 64 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 50 (7.89%) MySQL
5 38 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
6 35 (5.52%) Relational Database
7 33 (5.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 31 (4.89%) Big Data
9 29 (4.57%) SQL Server 2008
10 27 (4.26%) MongoDB
11 20 (3.15%) Data Mining
12 19 (3.00%) OLAP
13 18 (2.84%) SQL Server 2012
14 16 (2.52%) Oracle Database
14 16 (2.52%) NoSQL
15 12 (1.89%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
16 11 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
17 10 (1.58%) OLTP
18 7 (1.10%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 36 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 21 (3.31%) NUnit
4 20 (3.15%) Visual Studio
5 19 (3.00%) Xcode
6 18 (2.84%) JUnit
7 17 (2.68%) Subversion
8 16 (2.52%) Rhino Mocks
9 14 (2.21%) MSTest
10 13 (2.05%) Eclipse
11 9 (1.42%) Oracle Forms
11 9 (1.42%) Moq
12 7 (1.10%) Maven
13 6 (0.95%) Mercurial
13 6 (0.95%) Ant
14 5 (0.79%) Jenkins
15 3 (0.47%) JMeter
15 3 (0.47%) MSBuild
15 3 (0.47%) JIRA
15 3 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
General
1 99 (15.62%) Finance
2 53 (8.36%) Advertising
3 51 (8.04%) Marketing
4 43 (6.78%) Telecoms
5 30 (4.73%) Banking
6 18 (2.84%) Automotive
7 16 (2.52%) Multimedia
8 13 (2.05%) Retail
9 11 (1.74%) Electronics
10 10 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.58%) Law
11 8 (1.26%) Legal
12 4 (0.63%) Billing
13 2 (0.32%) Games
14 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.16%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 221 (34.86%) HTML
2 190 (29.97%) CSS
3 171 (26.97%) .NET
4 112 (17.67%) jQuery
5 109 (17.19%) ASP.NET
6 89 (14.04%) Web Services
7 78 (12.30%) HTML5
8 76 (11.99%) XML
9 71 (11.20%) REST
10 68 (10.73%) Spring
11 52 (8.20%) JSON
12 49 (7.73%) Hibernate
13 45 (7.10%) CSS3
14 44 (6.94%) WCF
15 40 (6.31%) Ajax
16 37 (5.84%) J2EE
16 37 (5.84%) .NET Framework
16 37 (5.84%) AngularJS
17 33 (5.21%) ASP.NET MVC
18 31 (4.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 47 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (4.42%) Mobile App
3 25 (3.94%) User Experience
4 20 (3.15%) DTV
5 17 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 16 (2.52%) Digital Media
7 15 (2.37%) Client/Server
8 11 (1.74%) N-Tier
9 10 (1.58%) iPhone
9 10 (1.58%) Enterprise Software
9 10 (1.58%) Tandem
10 9 (1.42%) Inversion of Control
10 9 (1.42%) Open Source
11 8 (1.26%) Data Integration
12 7 (1.10%) Data Structures
12 7 (1.10%) Algorithms
12 7 (1.10%) iPad
12 7 (1.10%) IPTV
13 6 (0.95%) Visualisation
14 5 (0.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 70 (11.04%) Windows
2 68 (10.73%) Apple iOS
3 46 (7.26%) Android
4 40 (6.31%) Linux
5 15 (2.37%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (1.42%) UNIX
6 9 (1.42%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (26.97%) Agile Software Development
2 131 (20.66%) MVC
3 95 (14.98%) Scrum
4 93 (14.67%) Business Intelligence
5 75 (11.83%) OO
6 62 (9.78%) OOP
6 62 (9.78%) ETL
7 60 (9.46%) Software Engineering
8 59 (9.31%) TDD
9 49 (7.73%) Unit Testing
10 43 (6.78%) OOD
11 41 (6.47%) Web Development
12 39 (6.15%) iOS Development
13 37 (5.84%) CRM
14 32 (5.05%) Mobile Development
15 29 (4.57%) E-Commerce
15 29 (4.57%) MVVM
16 28 (4.42%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (4.10%) UML
18 25 (3.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 220 (34.70%) SQL
2 207 (32.65%) JavaScript
3 186 (29.34%) C#
4 171 (26.97%) Java
5 89 (14.04%) PHP
6 70 (11.04%) C++
7 61 (9.62%) Objective-C
8 59 (9.31%) T-SQL
9 30 (4.73%) VB.NET
10 28 (4.42%) C
11 22 (3.47%) Perl
12 21 (3.31%) Python
13 20 (3.15%) XAML
14 18 (2.84%) PHP5
15 13 (2.05%) VB
16 12 (1.89%) Ruby
16 12 (1.89%) Scala
16 12 (1.89%) PL/SQL
17 8 (1.26%) TypeScript
18 6 (0.95%) Go
Qualifications
1 62 (9.78%) Degree
2 15 (2.37%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.26%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.26%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.10%) MCDBA
5 4 (0.63%) ISEB
6 3 (0.47%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.16%) MCSE
7 1 (0.16%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.21%) QA
2 8 (1.26%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) cPanel
1 1 (0.16%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 118 (18.61%) Microsoft
2 45 (7.10%) Oracle
3 18 (2.84%) Xamarin
4 17 (2.68%) Zend
5 13 (2.05%) Twitter
6 12 (1.89%) Adobe
7 11 (1.74%) BEA
8 10 (1.58%) Apple
9 9 (1.42%) Teradata
9 9 (1.42%) Informatica
9 9 (1.42%) SAP
10 8 (1.26%) Google
10 8 (1.26%) Facebook
10 8 (1.26%) Cognos
11 7 (1.10%) MicroStrategy
12 6 (0.95%) Sitecore
12 6 (0.95%) TOWER Software
13 4 (0.63%) Guidewire
13 4 (0.63%) LexisNexis
14 3 (0.47%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
FFT Education
Posted: Yesterday
Chepstow, Gwent
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable joining salary plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum Strong benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus, pension and health cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £35000 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum £40,000 - £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sapiens (UK) Insurance Software Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago