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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 6 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 8 41 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.02% 32.54% 42.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.39% 34.45% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 38 19
Average salary £36,750 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
46 119 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 97.87% 94.44% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 33 105 47
Average salary £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £60,000
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 28 May 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 14 (66.67%) C#
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 11 (52.38%) MVC
3 10 (47.62%) HTML
3 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
4 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 7 (33.33%) HTML5
6 6 (28.57%) OO
7 5 (23.81%) XHTML
7 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
7 5 (23.81%) Web Development
7 5 (23.81%) SaaS
8 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
8 4 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (19.05%) Java
9 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
9 3 (14.29%) Web Services
9 3 (14.29%) XML
9 3 (14.29%) Product Management
9 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 3 (14.29%) NHibernate
9 3 (14.29%) Ajax
9 3 (14.29%) TDD
9 3 (14.29%) NUnit
9 3 (14.29%) Moq

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 3 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (9.52%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.76%) Drupal
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) SaaS
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) MySQL
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) NUnit
1 3 (14.29%) Moq
2 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
1 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (66.67%) .NET
2 10 (47.62%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) ASP.NET
3 8 (38.10%) CSS
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
4 7 (33.33%) HTML5
5 5 (23.81%) XHTML
6 4 (19.05%) KnockoutJS
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) XML
7 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
7 3 (14.29%) NHibernate
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) Autofac
7 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (9.52%) WCF
9 1 (4.76%) COM
9 1 (4.76%) WPF
9 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
1 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) MVC
2 8 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (28.57%) OO
4 5 (23.81%) Web Development
5 3 (14.29%) Product Management
5 3 (14.29%) TDD
5 3 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 2 (9.52%) SDLC
6 2 (9.52%) OOD
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Workflow
7 1 (4.76%) OOP
7 1 (4.76%) System Testing
7 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Market Research
7 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 10 (47.62%) JavaScript
3 8 (38.10%) SQL
4 4 (19.05%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) VBA
5 2 (9.52%) PHP
6 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Nintex
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago