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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 6 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 49 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 17.28% 48.04% 36.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.28% 53.26% 36.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 47 15
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 £25,500 £22,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £40,000 £27,200
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+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
81 92 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 90.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 88 40
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +14.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £35,480 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 32 (55.17%) C#
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) HTML
3 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 25 (43.10%) CSS
4 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
4 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
5 22 (37.93%) MVC
6 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
7 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
8 16 (27.59%) Windows
8 16 (27.59%) WinForms
9 15 (25.86%) XML
9 15 (25.86%) Java
10 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
11 13 (22.41%) XSLT
11 13 (22.41%) OO
11 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
11 13 (22.41%) Scrum
11 13 (22.41%) WCF
12 12 (20.69%) WPF
12 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
12 12 (20.69%) Android
13 11 (18.97%) jQuery
14 9 (15.52%) Web Services
14 9 (15.52%) Spring
15 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
15 8 (13.79%) Mercurial
15 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 13 (22.41%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.72%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.72%) Drupal
3 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.72%) WordPress
3 1 (1.72%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.72%) Confluence
3 1 (1.72%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) Internet
2 1 (1.72%) SSH
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 10g
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Database
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.62%) MySQL
3 5 (8.62%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.17%) Star Schema
5 3 (5.17%) OLAP
5 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.72%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.72%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (13.79%) Mercurial
3 4 (6.90%) MSTest
3 4 (6.90%) Rhino Mocks
3 4 (6.90%) Moq
3 4 (6.90%) Xcode
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
4 2 (3.45%) Subversion
4 2 (3.45%) Maven
4 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.72%) Ant
5 1 (1.72%) JUnit
5 1 (1.72%) Hudson
5 1 (1.72%) JIRA
5 1 (1.72%) Selenium
5 1 (1.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (3.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (55.17%) .NET
2 28 (48.28%) HTML
3 25 (43.10%) CSS
4 24 (41.38%) ASP.NET
5 16 (27.59%) WinForms
6 15 (25.86%) XML
7 13 (22.41%) XSLT
7 13 (22.41%) WCF
8 12 (20.69%) WPF
8 12 (20.69%) .NET Framework
9 11 (18.97%) jQuery
10 9 (15.52%) Spring
10 9 (15.52%) Web Services
11 8 (13.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (13.79%) Silverlight
11 8 (13.79%) LINQ
12 7 (12.07%) Ajax
12 7 (12.07%) Struts
12 7 (12.07%) HTML5
13 6 (10.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Blackberry
1 8 (13.79%) GIS
2 5 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.62%) Open Source
3 4 (6.90%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (6.90%) RIA
3 4 (6.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (27.59%) Windows
2 12 (20.69%) Android
3 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.72%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (37.93%) MVC
2 13 (22.41%) Scrum
2 13 (22.41%) OO
3 8 (13.79%) Android Development
3 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
4 7 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.34%) TDD
5 6 (10.34%) Web Application Development
5 6 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (8.62%) Kanban
6 5 (8.62%) Web Development
6 5 (8.62%) RUP
6 5 (8.62%) DSDM
6 5 (8.62%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.90%) Migration
7 4 (6.90%) Content Management
7 4 (6.90%) Analytics
7 4 (6.90%) Low Latency
7 4 (6.90%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 32 (55.17%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) SQL
3 20 (34.48%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.86%) Java
5 7 (12.07%) PHP
5 7 (12.07%) VB.NET
6 4 (6.90%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.90%) Scala
6 4 (6.90%) Perl
6 4 (6.90%) C++
7 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.17%) VB
8 1 (1.72%) Clojure
8 1 (1.72%) Groovy
8 1 (1.72%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Degree
2 3 (5.17%) MCSE
2 3 (5.17%) MCSA
2 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) Puppet
1 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 18 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.79%) Oracle
3 4 (6.90%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.17%) Cognos
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Adobe
5 1 (1.72%) Twitter
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