The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 22 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-20 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 6 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.23% 37.50% 44.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.23% 37.50% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 24
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £24,000 £33,450
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
South 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 Torfaen 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
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
83 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 100.00% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 78 63 52
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% -10.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,350 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the Torfaen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

Developer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Developer Salary Trend in Torfaen

Developer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran -20 6 £40,000 +11.11%
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 21 (65.63%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) C
4 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (31.25%) Multimedia
5 9 (28.13%) Perl
5 9 (28.13%) SQL
6 8 (25.00%) Python
6 8 (25.00%) Data Mining
6 8 (25.00%) ETL
6 8 (25.00%) Advertising
6 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 8 (25.00%) Marketing
6 8 (25.00%) PaaS
6 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
6 8 (25.00%) Big Data
6 8 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
6 8 (25.00%) VoltDB
7 7 (21.88%) Android
7 7 (21.88%) DTV
7 7 (21.88%) OOD
7 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
7 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
8 6 (18.75%) Cyber Security
8 6 (18.75%) Android Development
9 5 (15.63%) IPTV
9 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.00%) PaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) Data Mining
1 8 (25.00%) NoSQL
1 8 (25.00%) Big Data
1 8 (25.00%) VoltDB
2 5 (15.63%) MySQL
3 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Cucumber
2 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.13%) JUnit
General
1 10 (31.25%) Multimedia
2 8 (25.00%) Marketing
2 8 (25.00%) Advertising
3 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.63%) Web Services
2 4 (12.50%) CSS
2 4 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
3 3 (9.38%) WCF
3 3 (9.38%) Hibernate
3 3 (9.38%) Spring
3 3 (9.38%) Android SDK
4 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (6.25%) iOS SDK
4 2 (6.25%) JSON
4 2 (6.25%) JPA
4 2 (6.25%) HTML
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) SOAP
5 1 (3.13%) DOM
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) RESTful
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) DTV
2 5 (15.63%) IPTV
3 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.25%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (31.25%) Linux
2 7 (21.88%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Windows
4 2 (6.25%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (25.00%) ETL
2 8 (25.00%) Scrum
3 7 (21.88%) OOD
4 6 (18.75%) Cyber Security
4 6 (18.75%) Android Development
5 5 (15.63%) MVC
5 5 (15.63%) OO
5 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.50%) OOP
6 4 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (9.38%) UML
7 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 3 (9.38%) Regression Testing
8 2 (6.25%) Test Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 21 (65.63%) Java
2 17 (53.13%) C++
3 14 (43.75%) C
4 9 (28.13%) Perl
4 9 (28.13%) SQL
5 8 (25.00%) Python
5 8 (25.00%) Shell Script
6 7 (21.88%) JavaScript
7 4 (12.50%) Objective-C
8 3 (9.38%) C#
8 3 (9.38%) PHP
9 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
10 1 (3.13%) Korn
10 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
10 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
10 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) ISEB
2 2 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) Apple
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) PayPal
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle