The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Swansea region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Software Developer
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 29 21 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 9.26% 8.00% 3.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.71% 8.11% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 2
Median salary £40,000 £25,500 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+56.86% -30.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,000 £36,150
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £37,350
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
103 74 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 95.37% 98.67% 98.08%
Number of salaries quoted 87 68 39
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £20,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £41,050
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

The demand trend of job ads across the Swansea region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Swansea region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Swansea

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Swansea

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Swansea region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, Software Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Swansea region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
2 9 (69.23%) MVC
3 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 7 (53.85%) NUnit
3 7 (53.85%) OO
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
4 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
5 5 (38.46%) Web Development
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
6 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (30.77%) Product Management
6 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
6 4 (30.77%) SaaS
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) Moq
6 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (30.77%) Autofac

Software Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (30.77%) SaaS
3 2 (15.38%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) NUnit
2 5 (38.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (30.77%) Moq
4 3 (23.08%) NMock
4 3 (23.08%) TeamCity
5 2 (15.38%) GitLab
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (69.23%) .NET Framework
3 7 (53.85%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) KnockoutJS
4 6 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 5 (38.46%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (38.46%) jQuery
5 5 (38.46%) WCF
6 4 (30.77%) Ajax
6 4 (30.77%) Autofac
6 4 (30.77%) HTML5
6 4 (30.77%) NHibernate
6 4 (30.77%) XHTML
6 4 (30.77%) XML
7 3 (23.08%) AngularJS
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (23.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) N-Tier
2 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
2 7 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) OO
2 7 (53.85%) TDD
3 5 (38.46%) Mentoring
3 5 (38.46%) Web Development
4 4 (30.77%) Dependency Injection
4 4 (30.77%) Product Management
5 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
5 3 (23.08%) OOD
5 3 (23.08%) SDLC
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
6 2 (15.38%) BDD
6 2 (15.38%) Kanban
6 2 (15.38%) Scrum
6 2 (15.38%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) JavaScript
3 6 (46.15%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) IFS
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