The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Swansea region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 7 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 48 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.39% 50.00% 51.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.58% 55.81% 51.22%
Number of salaries quoted 13 46 21
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +19.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,100 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £40,000 £28,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
91 86 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 98.91% 89.58% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 74 82 40
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £19,600 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
West Wales

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 25 July 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 48 (69.57%) .NET
2 47 (68.12%) C#
3 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
5 29 (42.03%) WinForms
6 28 (40.58%) MVC
7 27 (39.13%) HTML
7 27 (39.13%) SQL
8 25 (36.23%) Visual Studio
9 24 (34.78%) CSS
10 21 (30.43%) Windows
10 21 (30.43%) OO
11 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
12 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
13 16 (23.19%) WCF
13 16 (23.19%) WPF
14 15 (21.74%) Scrum
14 15 (21.74%) Java
14 15 (21.74%) XML
15 14 (20.29%) XSLT
16 13 (18.84%) Android
17 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
18 11 (15.94%) Web Application Development
19 10 (14.49%) jQuery
19 10 (14.49%) SharePoint
19 10 (14.49%) Web Services
20 9 (13.04%) MySQL
20 9 (13.04%) Oracle
20 9 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
20 9 (13.04%) Blackberry

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (14.49%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.45%) FileNet
2 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.45%) Drupal
2 1 (1.45%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.45%) WordPress
2 1 (1.45%) LiveCycle
2 1 (1.45%) Confluence
2 1 (1.45%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) ImageReady
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (53.62%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 10g
2 9 (13.04%) MySQL
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Database
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.25%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (4.35%) Star Schema
5 3 (4.35%) OLAP
6 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 25 (36.23%) Visual Studio
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (13.04%) Mercurial
3 7 (10.14%) MSTest
3 7 (10.14%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (10.14%) Moq
3 7 (10.14%) NUnit
4 4 (5.80%) Xcode
5 2 (2.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.90%) Maven
5 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.45%) Hudson
6 1 (1.45%) JIRA
6 1 (1.45%) Selenium
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) Ant
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 4 (5.80%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (69.57%) .NET
2 39 (56.52%) ASP.NET
3 29 (42.03%) WinForms
4 27 (39.13%) HTML
5 24 (34.78%) CSS
6 16 (23.19%) WCF
6 16 (23.19%) WPF
7 15 (21.74%) XML
8 14 (20.29%) XSLT
9 12 (17.39%) .NET Framework
10 10 (14.49%) jQuery
10 10 (14.49%) Web Services
11 9 (13.04%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 9 (13.04%) Spring
11 9 (13.04%) Silverlight
11 9 (13.04%) LINQ
12 7 (10.14%) Castle Windsor
12 7 (10.14%) Ninject
12 7 (10.14%) Spring.NET
12 7 (10.14%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) Blackberry
1 9 (13.04%) GIS
2 7 (10.14%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (7.25%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 13 (18.84%) Android
3 9 (13.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) MVC
2 21 (30.43%) OO
3 15 (21.74%) Scrum
4 11 (15.94%) Web Application Development
5 9 (13.04%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (13.04%) Android Development
5 9 (13.04%) iOS Development
6 8 (11.59%) TDD
7 7 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.14%) Web Development
7 7 (10.14%) OOP
7 7 (10.14%) Kanban
7 7 (10.14%) Dependency Injection
7 7 (10.14%) MVVM
8 5 (7.25%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (7.25%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.25%) RUP
8 5 (7.25%) DSDM
9 4 (5.80%) Analytics
9 4 (5.80%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 47 (68.12%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) SQL
3 20 (28.99%) JavaScript
4 15 (21.74%) Java
5 7 (10.14%) VB.NET
6 5 (7.25%) PHP
7 4 (5.80%) Perl
7 4 (5.80%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) Objective-C
7 4 (5.80%) Scala
8 3 (4.35%) VB
8 3 (4.35%) T-SQL
9 1 (1.45%) VBScript
9 1 (1.45%) Clojure
9 1 (1.45%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
2 3 (4.35%) MCSE
2 3 (4.35%) MCSA
2 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
1 1 (1.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Oracle
3 4 (5.80%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (4.35%) Cognos
5 2 (2.90%) Adobe
6 1 (1.45%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Twitter
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