The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South Wales region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 39 61 50
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 63 34 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 5.86% 3.04% 3.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.98% 3.10% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 60 30 41
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £27,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,750 £38,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
Software 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
1053 1098 1104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.86% 98.30% 98.31%
Number of salaries quoted 938 948 937
Median salary £36,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the South Wales region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Software Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the South Wales region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Software Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +15 39 £36,250 - 1
Newport +2 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Torfaen +7 5 £34,000 -15.52%
Bridgend - 4 £35,000 -
Vale of Glamorgan - 1 £39,000 -
Software Developer
Wales

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 64 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (56.12%) C#
3 49 (50.00%) .NET
4 47 (47.96%) HTML
5 44 (44.90%) JavaScript
6 42 (42.86%) CSS
7 35 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 34 (34.69%) MVC
9 33 (33.67%) Scrum
9 33 (33.67%) ASP.NET
9 33 (33.67%) SQL
10 31 (31.63%) Java
11 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
12 25 (25.51%) jQuery
13 23 (23.47%) C++
14 22 (22.45%) PHP
15 21 (21.43%) TDD
16 20 (20.41%) T-SQL
17 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
18 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
19 17 (17.35%) Games
19 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
20 16 (16.33%) XML
20 16 (16.33%) DevOps
20 16 (16.33%) SDLC
21 15 (15.31%) User Experience
22 13 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
23 12 (12.24%) Node.js
23 12 (12.24%) Python

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.12%) ColdFusion
1 6 (6.12%) IIS
2 4 (4.08%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.08%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.06%) JBoss
3 3 (3.06%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.06%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.04%) Apache
4 2 (2.04%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.02%) CMS
5 1 (1.02%) SAS
5 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (17.35%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.02%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.04%) GitHub
2 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.08%) Broadband
2 3 (3.06%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.04%) HTTP
3 2 (2.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.22%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.14%) MongoDB
3 7 (7.14%) MySQL
4 5 (5.10%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.10%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.04%) Riak
6 1 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (13.27%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (9.18%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.12%) Subversion
4 5 (5.10%) Mercurial
5 4 (4.08%) Visual Studio
6 3 (3.06%) NUnit
6 3 (3.06%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.04%) NMock
8 1 (1.02%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.02%) Maven
8 1 (1.02%) Selenium
General
1 17 (17.35%) Games
2 11 (11.22%) Finance
3 6 (6.12%) Marketing
4 4 (4.08%) Advertising
4 4 (4.08%) Electronics
4 4 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.08%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (50.00%) .NET
2 47 (47.96%) HTML
3 42 (42.86%) CSS
4 33 (33.67%) ASP.NET
5 25 (25.51%) jQuery
6 19 (19.39%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (18.37%) AngularJS
8 16 (16.33%) XML
9 12 (12.24%) Node.js
10 10 (10.20%) HTML5
10 10 (10.20%) Web Services
11 9 (9.18%) XForms
12 8 (8.16%) .NET Framework
12 8 (8.16%) Sass
12 8 (8.16%) XSLT
13 7 (7.14%) CSS3
13 7 (7.14%) WCF
14 6 (6.12%) Ajax
14 6 (6.12%) LESS
14 6 (6.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.31%) User Experience
2 9 (9.18%) Informatics
2 9 (9.18%) NHS
3 6 (6.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (5.10%) Blog
4 5 (5.10%) Statistics
5 4 (4.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.06%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.04%) Client/Server
7 2 (2.04%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (2.04%) Mobile App
7 2 (2.04%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.02%) Fintech
8 1 (1.02%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.16%) Linux
2 5 (5.10%) Unix
3 4 (4.08%) Windows
4 3 (3.06%) Android
4 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.04%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (65.31%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (34.69%) MVC
3 33 (33.67%) Scrum
4 21 (21.43%) TDD
5 18 (18.37%) Software Engineering
6 16 (16.33%) DevOps
6 16 (16.33%) SDLC
7 9 (9.18%) Coaching
8 7 (7.14%) Multithreading
9 6 (6.12%) Cross-Platform Development
9 6 (6.12%) OO
9 6 (6.12%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (6.12%) Unit Testing
10 5 (5.10%) Graceful Degradation
10 5 (5.10%) OOP
10 5 (5.10%) Progressive Enhancement
10 5 (5.10%) Waterfall
10 5 (5.10%) Web Usability
11 4 (4.08%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (4.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (56.12%) C#
2 44 (44.90%) JavaScript
3 33 (33.67%) SQL
4 31 (31.63%) Java
5 23 (23.47%) C++
6 22 (22.45%) PHP
7 20 (20.41%) T-SQL
8 12 (12.24%) Python
9 10 (10.20%) Ruby
10 4 (4.08%) Scala
10 4 (4.08%) TypeScript
10 4 (4.08%) VB.NET
11 3 (3.06%) C
12 2 (2.04%) Clojure
12 2 (2.04%) Erlang
12 2 (2.04%) Haskell
12 2 (2.04%) Objective-C
12 2 (2.04%) VB
13 1 (1.02%) ActionScript 3.0
13 1 (1.02%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (10.20%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Firmware
2 1 (1.02%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (29.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.08%) Oracle
2 4 (4.08%) SAP
2 4 (4.08%) Sony
2 4 (4.08%) TOWER Software
2 4 (4.08%) Twitter
2 4 (4.08%) Xamarin
3 3 (3.06%) Google
3 3 (3.06%) RedGate
3 3 (3.06%) Sybase
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IntaPeople
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Posted: 11 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Posted: 22 days ago