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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 2 4 4
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 24 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 31.17% 36.07% 38.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.43% 38.60% 38.30%
Number of salaries quoted 22 20 10
Average salary £30,762 £25,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.04% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £18,950 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £24,350
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
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
74 57 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 96.10% 93.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 58 51 35
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £36,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (52.50%) HTML
2 20 (50.00%) SQL
3 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
4 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
5 17 (42.50%) .NET
5 17 (42.50%) CSS
6 15 (37.50%) C#
6 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
7 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
8 12 (30.00%) HTML5
9 11 (27.50%) MVC
9 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (27.50%) jQuery
10 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (22.50%) Degree
10 9 (22.50%) Scrum
11 7 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
12 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
12 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
12 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (12.50%) TDD
13 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
13 5 (12.50%) OOD
13 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (12.50%) Web Services
13 5 (12.50%) OO

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 6 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (5.00%) Node.js
3 2 (5.00%) Umbraco
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) Joomla!
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) SSH
2 1 (2.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (10.00%) Azure SQL Database
4 4 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (7.50%) Star Schema
5 3 (7.50%) MySQL
5 3 (7.50%) OLAP
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) Selenium
3 1 (2.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (2.50%) Subversion
3 1 (2.50%) Maven
3 1 (2.50%) Ant
3 1 (2.50%) JUnit
3 1 (2.50%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) HTML
2 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 17 (42.50%) CSS
3 15 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 12 (30.00%) HTML5
5 11 (27.50%) jQuery
6 7 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (15.00%) .NET Framework
8 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (12.50%) Web Services
8 5 (12.50%) Durandal
9 4 (10.00%) JSF
10 3 (7.50%) WCF
10 3 (7.50%) Ajax
10 3 (7.50%) XHTML
10 3 (7.50%) Struts
10 3 (7.50%) XML
10 3 (7.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
10 3 (7.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (10.00%) RIA
2 2 (5.00%) User Experience
2 2 (5.00%) GIS
2 2 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.50%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) Android
1 5 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) MVC
1 11 (27.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (22.50%) Scrum
3 5 (12.50%) TDD
3 5 (12.50%) OOD
3 5 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (12.50%) OO
4 4 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (10.00%) Analytics
4 4 (10.00%) Migration
4 4 (10.00%) B2B
4 4 (10.00%) Content Management
4 4 (10.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (7.50%) ETL
5 3 (7.50%) OOP
6 2 (5.00%) Android Development
6 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
7 1 (2.50%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.50%) Kanban
7 1 (2.50%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 20 (50.00%) SQL
2 19 (47.50%) JavaScript
3 15 (37.50%) C#
4 6 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
6 4 (10.00%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (10.00%) PHP
6 4 (10.00%) Java
7 2 (5.00%) VB
7 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.00%) VB6
8 1 (2.50%) Scala
8 1 (2.50%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.50%) MCSE
2 3 (7.50%) MCSA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Vagrant
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.00%) MicroStrategy
3 3 (7.50%) Cognos
4 2 (5.00%) Oracle
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