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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 60 76 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -34
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 39 25 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.67% 1.94% 4.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 1.97% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 38 22 46
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,100 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £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
1043 1269 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.03% 98.30% 98.52%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1110 927
Median salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +24 29 £37,500 +7.14% 6
Newport +9 7 £37,500 - 3
Bridgend - 1 £35,000 - 1
Software Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (64.10%) C#
3 42 (53.85%) .NET
4 31 (39.74%) Java
4 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
4 31 (39.74%) MVC
5 30 (38.46%) HTML
6 26 (33.33%) Scrum
7 24 (30.77%) SQL
7 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
8 23 (29.49%) CSS
9 22 (28.21%) SDLC
10 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
11 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
12 19 (24.36%) PHP
13 17 (21.79%) C++
14 15 (19.23%) Games
14 15 (19.23%) Python
15 14 (17.95%) TDD
16 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
16 12 (15.38%) jQuery
16 12 (15.38%) Degree
17 11 (14.10%) User Experience
17 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
17 11 (14.10%) XML
17 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
17 11 (14.10%) Ruby
18 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
18 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
19 9 (11.54%) HTML5

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 7 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.85%) IIS
2 3 (3.85%) JBoss
2 3 (3.85%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.85%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.28%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) IaaS
2 1 (1.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) Broadband
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) NoSQL
3 4 (5.13%) MongoDB
3 4 (5.13%) MySQL
3 4 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
4 3 (3.85%) Big Data
5 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.28%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 10 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (7.69%) Visual Studio
3 5 (6.41%) Git (software)
3 5 (6.41%) Subversion
4 4 (5.13%) NUnit
5 3 (3.85%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.56%) NMock
7 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.28%) JUnit
7 1 (1.28%) Maven
7 1 (1.28%) Moq
7 1 (1.28%) MSTest
7 1 (1.28%) StyleCop
General
1 15 (19.23%) Games
2 9 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (2.56%) Advertising
3 2 (2.56%) Electronics
3 2 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 2 (2.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (53.85%) .NET
2 30 (38.46%) HTML
3 23 (29.49%) CSS
4 21 (26.92%) ASP.NET
5 12 (15.38%) jQuery
6 11 (14.10%) AngularJS
6 11 (14.10%) XML
7 10 (12.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (11.54%) HTML5
9 7 (8.97%) .NET Framework
9 7 (8.97%) Ajax
9 7 (8.97%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 6 (7.69%) J2EE
10 6 (7.69%) Node.js
10 6 (7.69%) Spring
10 6 (7.69%) Web Services
10 6 (7.69%) XSLT
11 5 (6.41%) WCF
12 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
12 4 (5.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.10%) User Experience
2 5 (6.41%) Computer Science
2 5 (6.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.56%) Informatics
3 2 (2.56%) NHS
3 2 (2.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.28%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.28%) Digital TV
4 1 (1.28%) IPTV
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Linux
2 5 (6.41%) Unix
3 3 (3.85%) Windows
4 1 (1.28%) Android
4 1 (1.28%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.28%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (65.38%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) MVC
3 26 (33.33%) Scrum
4 22 (28.21%) SDLC
5 14 (17.95%) TDD
6 11 (14.10%) Software Engineering
7 9 (11.54%) DevOps
8 8 (10.26%) OO
9 7 (8.97%) OOP
10 5 (6.41%) BDD
10 5 (6.41%) Web Development
11 4 (5.13%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
12 3 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (3.85%) Graceful Degradation
12 3 (3.85%) Progressive Enhancement
12 3 (3.85%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.85%) Translating Business Requirements
12 3 (3.85%) Waterfall
12 3 (3.85%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 50 (64.10%) C#
2 31 (39.74%) Java
2 31 (39.74%) JavaScript
3 24 (30.77%) SQL
4 19 (24.36%) PHP
5 17 (21.79%) C++
6 15 (19.23%) Python
7 12 (15.38%) T-SQL
8 11 (14.10%) Ruby
9 6 (7.69%) VB.NET
10 5 (6.41%) VB
11 3 (3.85%) R
12 1 (1.28%) ActionScript
12 1 (1.28%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.28%) C
12 1 (1.28%) Delphi
12 1 (1.28%) Perl
12 1 (1.28%) Scala
12 1 (1.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 12 (15.38%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle
2 5 (6.41%) TOWER Software
3 4 (5.13%) Sybase
4 3 (3.85%) Google
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.28%) Adobe
6 1 (1.28%) RedGate
6 1 (1.28%) Sony
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