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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 31 20 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 4 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 4.35% 4.62% 8.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.44% 4.62% 8.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 6
Median salary £33,500 £38,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.98% +71.11%
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
90 65 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 97.83% 100.00% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 87 56 43
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 6 December 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Swansea

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 6 December 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 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
3 5 (55.56%) NUnit
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 5 (55.56%) MVC
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
4 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
4 4 (44.44%) NMock
4 4 (44.44%) SDLC
5 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
5 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
6 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 2 (22.22%) VB
6 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
6 2 (22.22%) VB6
6 2 (22.22%) Web Development
6 2 (22.22%) Degree

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 (44.44%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) NUnit
2 4 (44.44%) Git (software)
2 4 (44.44%) NMock
2 4 (44.44%) TeamCity
3 2 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (11.11%) Moq
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
3 5 (55.56%) KnockoutJS
4 4 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (44.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (44.44%) WCF
4 4 (44.44%) Web Services
5 3 (33.33%) CSS
5 3 (33.33%) HTML
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5
7 1 (11.11%) Ajax
7 1 (11.11%) Autofac
7 1 (11.11%) CSS3
7 1 (11.11%) jQuery
7 1 (11.11%) NHibernate
7 1 (11.11%) Node.js
7 1 (11.11%) XHTML
7 1 (11.11%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 4 (44.44%) Automated Testing
2 4 (44.44%) SDLC
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
5 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 1 (11.11%) OO
5 1 (11.11%) Product Management
5 1 (11.11%) Service Design
5 1 (11.11%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
4 2 (22.22%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
4 2 (22.22%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree