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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 15 10 24
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 9 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 19.57% 4.44% 2.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.57% 4.55% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 3
Median salary £30,000 £34,250 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.40% +52.22%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software 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 44 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 97.78% 99.21%
Number of salaries quoted 45 32 113
Median salary £30,000 £34,836 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.88% +7.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 26 May 2016, 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 14 (87.50%) MVC
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) C#
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
4 9 (56.25%) SQL
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (50.00%) Advertising
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
6 7 (43.75%) TDD
6 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
6 7 (43.75%) OO
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) OOP
7 6 (37.50%) NUnit
7 6 (37.50%) Scrum
7 6 (37.50%) SaaS
7 6 (37.50%) NHibernate
7 6 (37.50%) Web Development
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch

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 6 (37.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) CMS
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (37.50%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Moq
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (87.50%) .NET
1 14 (87.50%) ASP.NET
2 11 (68.75%) HTML
2 11 (68.75%) jQuery
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
4 9 (56.25%) CSS
5 8 (50.00%) CSS3
6 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (43.75%) Web Services
7 6 (37.50%) .NET Framework
7 6 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (37.50%) NHibernate
8 2 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (12.50%) RequireJS
9 1 (6.25%) Ajax
9 1 (6.25%) Autofac
9 1 (6.25%) XHTML
9 1 (6.25%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (87.50%) MVC
2 7 (43.75%) OO
2 7 (43.75%) TDD
2 7 (43.75%) Waterfall
3 6 (37.50%) OOP
3 6 (37.50%) Scrum
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) SDLC
5 2 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 1 (6.25%) BDD
6 1 (6.25%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 1 (6.25%) OOD
6 1 (6.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (87.50%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) SQL
3 7 (43.75%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft