The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 4 2 4
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 19 39 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 21.11% 46.99% 38.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.11% 52.00% 38.64%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 13
Average salary £29,023 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.53% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,350 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £36,500 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +1.38%
Developer
West 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 Swansea 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
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
90 75 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 90.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 73 36
Average salary £37,500 £27,500 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% +41.02%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Developer Salary Trend in Swansea

Developer
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 21 (51.22%) SQL
2 18 (43.90%) HTML
3 16 (39.02%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) CSS
4 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
4 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
5 14 (34.15%) C#
5 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
5 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
6 13 (31.71%) MVC
7 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
8 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
8 10 (24.39%) Scrum
9 9 (21.95%) XML
9 9 (21.95%) WCF
10 8 (19.51%) WPF
10 8 (19.51%) XSLT
10 8 (19.51%) Windows
10 8 (19.51%) Java
10 8 (19.51%) WinForms
11 7 (17.07%) Degree
11 7 (17.07%) jQuery
11 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (14.63%) Mercurial
12 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
12 6 (14.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
12 6 (14.63%) Android Development
12 6 (14.63%) iOS Development

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 10 (24.39%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (9.76%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.44%) GitHub
2 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) Internet
2 1 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (2.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (36.59%) SQL Server
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (12.20%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.32%) MySQL
5 3 (7.32%) OLAP
5 3 (7.32%) Star Schema
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.44%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) Mercurial
1 6 (14.63%) Visual Studio
1 6 (14.63%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) NUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (4.88%) Moq
2 2 (4.88%) MSTest
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Ant
3 1 (2.44%) JUnit
3 1 (2.44%) Subversion
3 1 (2.44%) Maven
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Atlassian Bamboo
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (43.90%) HTML
2 16 (39.02%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) CSS
3 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
4 10 (24.39%) .NET Framework
5 9 (21.95%) XML
5 9 (21.95%) WCF
6 8 (19.51%) WPF
6 8 (19.51%) XSLT
6 8 (19.51%) WinForms
7 7 (17.07%) jQuery
8 6 (14.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 6 (14.63%) Silverlight
8 6 (14.63%) LINQ
8 6 (14.63%) Spring
9 5 (12.20%) Struts
9 5 (12.20%) Web Services
10 4 (9.76%) JSF
10 4 (9.76%) J2EE
10 4 (9.76%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) GIS
1 6 (14.63%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
2 4 (9.76%) RIA
2 4 (9.76%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.32%) Open Source
4 2 (4.88%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
5 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (19.51%) Windows
2 6 (14.63%) Apple iOS
2 6 (14.63%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) MVC
2 12 (29.27%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (24.39%) Scrum
4 6 (14.63%) Android Development
4 6 (14.63%) iOS Development
5 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.20%) OO
6 4 (9.76%) Web Development
6 4 (9.76%) Migration
6 4 (9.76%) TDD
6 4 (9.76%) Content Management
6 4 (9.76%) Analytics
7 3 (7.32%) OOD
7 3 (7.32%) ETL
7 3 (7.32%) Kanban
7 3 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.88%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (4.88%) DSDM
8 2 (4.88%) OOA/OOD
8 2 (4.88%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 21 (51.22%) SQL
2 14 (34.15%) C#
2 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
3 8 (19.51%) Java
4 5 (12.20%) T-SQL
5 4 (9.76%) VB
5 4 (9.76%) VB.NET
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 3 (7.32%) Scala
7 2 (4.88%) VB6
8 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
8 1 (2.44%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Degree
2 3 (7.32%) MCSE
2 3 (7.32%) MCSA
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.44%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 15 (36.59%) Microsoft
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 4 (9.76%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (7.32%) Cognos
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