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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 55 81 58
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 17 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.49% 1.37% 3.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 1.40% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 38 17 35
Median salary £30,500 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.85% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £41,000 £37,700
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
1098 1214 1113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.21% 97.67% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1033 967
Median salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,350 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 25 June 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 25 June 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 +18 26 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Newport +7 7 £27,500 -31.25%
Torfaen - 3 £32,500 -
Bridgend - 2 £19,250 -
Caerphilly - 1 £31,000 -
Software Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 63 (62.38%) C#
2 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (53.47%) .NET
4 42 (41.58%) MVC
5 37 (36.63%) SQL
6 33 (32.67%) C++
6 33 (32.67%) HTML
7 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
8 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
8 30 (29.70%) Scrum
9 27 (26.73%) ASP.NET
10 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
11 21 (20.79%) Degree
11 21 (20.79%) XML
12 20 (19.80%) CSS
12 20 (19.80%) PHP
13 19 (18.81%) Java
13 19 (18.81%) SDLC
14 18 (17.82%) Games
15 17 (16.83%) TDD
15 17 (16.83%) Marketing
15 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
15 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
16 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
17 15 (14.85%) Big Data
17 15 (14.85%) Python
17 15 (14.85%) C
18 14 (13.86%) VB
18 14 (13.86%) QA
18 14 (13.86%) Finance

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 11 (10.89%) Apache
2 6 (5.94%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.99%) Moodle
3 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.96%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.87%) PaaS
2 6 (5.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (3.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.91%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 2 (1.98%) Internet
3 2 (1.98%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (29.70%) SQL Server
2 15 (14.85%) Big Data
3 11 (10.89%) NoSQL
4 9 (8.91%) Data Mining
5 8 (7.92%) SQL Server 2014
6 7 (6.93%) MySQL
7 6 (5.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 6 (5.94%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (5.94%) MongoDB
7 6 (5.94%) Riak
8 5 (4.95%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (3.96%) SQLite
10 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.94%) NUnit
2 5 (4.95%) Moq
2 5 (4.95%) MSTest
3 4 (3.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.98%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.98%) Subversion
4 2 (1.98%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.99%) JUnit
5 1 (0.99%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.99%) Selenium
5 1 (0.99%) SpecFlow
5 1 (0.99%) StyleCop
General
1 18 (17.82%) Games
2 17 (16.83%) Marketing
3 14 (13.86%) Finance
4 12 (11.88%) Telecoms
5 11 (10.89%) Advertising
6 6 (5.94%) Welsh Language
7 3 (2.97%) Banking
8 2 (1.98%) Law
8 2 (1.98%) Legal
9 1 (0.99%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (53.47%) .NET
2 33 (32.67%) HTML
3 27 (26.73%) ASP.NET
4 21 (20.79%) XML
5 20 (19.80%) CSS
6 16 (15.84%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (12.87%) HTML5
8 10 (9.90%) Node.js
9 9 (8.91%) ASP.NET Web API
9 9 (8.91%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 9 (8.91%) jQuery
10 7 (6.93%) .NET Framework
10 7 (6.93%) Ajax
10 7 (6.93%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (6.93%) WCF
11 6 (5.94%) Web Services
11 6 (5.94%) WinForms
12 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
13 4 (3.96%) Apache Flex
13 4 (3.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.87%) Computer Science
2 12 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.88%) User Experience
3 4 (3.96%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.99%) Informatics
4 1 (0.99%) IPTV
4 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.89%) Linux
1 11 (10.89%) Unix
2 2 (1.98%) Windows
3 1 (0.99%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (58.42%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (41.58%) MVC
3 30 (29.70%) Scrum
4 23 (22.77%) Software Engineering
5 19 (18.81%) SDLC
6 17 (16.83%) E-Commerce
6 17 (16.83%) TDD
7 12 (11.88%) DevOps
8 9 (8.91%) BDD
8 9 (8.91%) Mobile Marketing
8 9 (8.91%) OO
9 8 (7.92%) Multithreading
9 8 (7.92%) Online Marketing
9 8 (7.92%) OOP
9 8 (7.92%) Test Planning
9 8 (7.92%) Time Management
10 6 (5.94%) Data Analysis
10 6 (5.94%) Functional Programming
11 5 (4.95%) OOD
12 4 (3.96%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (62.38%) C#
2 37 (36.63%) SQL
3 33 (32.67%) C++
4 31 (30.69%) JavaScript
5 20 (19.80%) PHP
6 19 (18.81%) Java
7 15 (14.85%) C
7 15 (14.85%) Python
8 14 (13.86%) VB
9 13 (12.87%) VB.NET
10 12 (11.88%) T-SQL
11 10 (9.90%) Ruby
12 6 (5.94%) Clojure
12 6 (5.94%) Erlang
12 6 (5.94%) Haskell
12 6 (5.94%) Scala
13 4 (3.96%) Delphi
14 3 (2.97%) R
15 2 (1.98%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 21 (20.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.86%) QA
2 2 (1.98%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) TOWER Software
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe
3 4 (3.96%) Oracle
3 4 (3.96%) Sybase
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