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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 9 2
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 41 13 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 34.45% 24.07% 47.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 35.04% 24.07% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 39 13 44
Average salary £42,500 £30,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
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
117 54 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 98.32% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 102 53 90
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £40,000 £50,000
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
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram 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 26 January 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 +6 41 £42,500 +41.66% 1
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 23 (39.66%) Java
1 23 (39.66%) OOD
2 22 (37.93%) PaaS
3 21 (36.21%) HTML
4 20 (34.48%) E-Commerce
4 20 (34.48%) Advertising
5 19 (32.76%) Big Data
5 19 (32.76%) Marketing
5 19 (32.76%) Mobile Marketing
6 18 (31.03%) C++
7 17 (29.31%) Web Services
7 17 (29.31%) HTML5
8 16 (27.59%) Multimedia
8 16 (27.59%) Data Mining
8 16 (27.59%) CSS
9 15 (25.86%) .NET
9 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
9 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (24.14%) WCF
10 14 (24.14%) C#
10 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
11 13 (22.41%) XML
11 13 (22.41%) OOP
12 12 (20.69%) C
12 12 (20.69%) SQL
13 11 (18.97%) DTV
13 11 (18.97%) TDD
13 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
13 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (17.24%) Mac OS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (15.52%) Node.js
2 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (17.24%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (37.93%) PaaS
2 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (8.62%) SaaS
3 3 (5.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.07%) TCP/IP
2 6 (10.34%) Internet
2 6 (10.34%) HTTP
3 1 (1.72%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (32.76%) Big Data
2 16 (27.59%) Data Mining
3 9 (15.52%) SQL Server
4 3 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.17%) NUnit
1 3 (5.17%) Mercurial
1 3 (5.17%) MSTest
1 3 (5.17%) Moq
2 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.72%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.72%) JUnit
2 1 (1.72%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (34.48%) Advertising
2 19 (32.76%) Marketing
3 16 (27.59%) Multimedia
4 2 (3.45%) Games
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.21%) HTML
2 17 (29.31%) Web Services
2 17 (29.31%) HTML5
3 16 (27.59%) CSS
4 15 (25.86%) .NET
5 14 (24.14%) WCF
6 13 (22.41%) XML
7 11 (18.97%) ASP.NET Web API
8 9 (15.52%) ASP.NET
8 9 (15.52%) REST
8 9 (15.52%) SOAP
9 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.34%) iOS SDK
11 5 (8.62%) CSS3
11 5 (8.62%) jQuery
12 4 (6.90%) WinForms
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (5.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) DTV
2 9 (15.52%) IPTV
3 8 (13.79%) Computer Science
4 7 (12.07%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (8.62%) Visualisation
6 3 (5.17%) Mobile App
6 3 (5.17%) User Experience
7 2 (3.45%) Digital Media
7 2 (3.45%) Over-the-Top Content
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (1.72%) iPhone
8 1 (1.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
1 10 (17.24%) Mac OS
2 8 (13.79%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.90%) Android
4 2 (3.45%) Linux
5 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (39.66%) OOD
2 20 (34.48%) E-Commerce
3 19 (32.76%) Mobile Marketing
4 15 (25.86%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) OOP
6 11 (18.97%) TDD
6 11 (18.97%) Software Engineering
7 9 (15.52%) MVC
7 9 (15.52%) Scrum
7 9 (15.52%) OO
8 8 (13.79%) iOS Development
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.34%) Change Management
10 5 (8.62%) ETL
10 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.62%) Business Development
10 5 (8.62%) User Stories
11 4 (6.90%) Product Management
11 4 (6.90%) Android Development
12 3 (5.17%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 23 (39.66%) Java
2 18 (31.03%) C++
3 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
4 14 (24.14%) C#
5 12 (20.69%) C
5 12 (20.69%) SQL
6 7 (12.07%) Objective-C
7 5 (8.62%) TypeScript
7 5 (8.62%) VB.NET
8 3 (5.17%) PHP
8 3 (5.17%) Embedded C++
9 2 (3.45%) Python
9 2 (3.45%) Embedded C
10 1 (1.72%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 14 (24.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Sencha
3 3 (5.17%) Twitter
3 3 (5.17%) Apple
Cwmbran, Gwent
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