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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 5 1
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 17 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 43.24% 19.54% 49.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 43.24% 19.54% 54.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 48
Average salary £55,000 £29,023 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+89.50% +5.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £21,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £35,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
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
37 87 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 100.00% 90.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32 71 87
Average salary £32,500 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,000 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 11 (45.83%) C#
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) MVC
4 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
5 6 (25.00%) OO
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 5 (20.83%) SQL
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) CSS
7 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) SDLC
8 3 (12.50%) VBA
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) OOD
9 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
9 2 (8.33%) Workflow
9 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
9 2 (8.33%) OOP
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.33%) Web Development
9 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (8.33%) Nintex
9 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Moq
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
1 1 (4.17%) Publishing
1 1 (4.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (45.83%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) ASP.NET
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 4 (16.67%) CSS
4 4 (16.67%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) jQuery
6 2 (8.33%) XHTML
6 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (4.17%) Ajax
7 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (4.17%) CSS3
7 1 (4.17%) Autofac
7 1 (4.17%) Web Services
7 1 (4.17%) XML
7 1 (4.17%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) OO
4 3 (12.50%) OOD
4 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 2 (8.33%) Workflow
5 2 (8.33%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.17%) System Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Product Management
6 1 (4.17%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Development
6 1 (4.17%) Web Design
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) Java
3 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.83%) SQL
4 3 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Nintex
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter
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