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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 15 3 2
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 21 16 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 16.94% 33.33% 47.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 17.65% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 21 16 23
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% -6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
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
119 48 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 95.97% 100.00% 95.83%
Number of salaries quoted 115 48 45
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -12 21 £40,000 +12.67%
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 28 (50.00%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) C++
3 20 (35.71%) PaaS
4 19 (33.93%) Marketing
4 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
4 19 (33.93%) Data Mining
4 19 (33.93%) Advertising
4 19 (33.93%) Big Data
4 19 (33.93%) Mobile Marketing
5 18 (32.14%) C
6 17 (30.36%) SQL
7 15 (26.79%) OOD
8 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 13 (23.21%) HTML
9 13 (23.21%) ETL
9 13 (23.21%) Multimedia
10 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (21.43%) CSS
10 12 (21.43%) Web Services
11 11 (19.64%) DTV
12 10 (17.86%) Linux
12 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
13 9 (16.07%) HTML5
13 9 (16.07%) OOP
13 9 (16.07%) Perl
13 9 (16.07%) .NET
14 8 (14.29%) C#
14 8 (14.29%) Python
14 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
14 8 (14.29%) Microsoft

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (8.93%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 20 (35.71%) PaaS
2 5 (8.93%) SaaS
3 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (3.57%) Sage Pay
5 1 (1.79%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.93%) HTTP
2 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
3 3 (5.36%) Internet
4 1 (1.79%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (33.93%) Data Mining
1 19 (33.93%) Big Data
2 10 (17.86%) NoSQL
3 8 (14.29%) VoltDB
4 5 (8.93%) MySQL
5 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
6 2 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.79%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.79%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.79%) Moq
2 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.79%) MSTest
2 1 (1.79%) NUnit
2 1 (1.79%) JUnit
General
1 19 (33.93%) Marketing
1 19 (33.93%) Advertising
2 13 (23.21%) Multimedia
3 7 (12.50%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.57%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (23.21%) HTML
2 12 (21.43%) CSS
2 12 (21.43%) Web Services
3 9 (16.07%) HTML5
3 9 (16.07%) .NET
4 8 (14.29%) WCF
5 6 (10.71%) XML
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.14%) SOAP
7 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 4 (7.14%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.36%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (5.36%) iOS SDK
8 3 (5.36%) REST
8 3 (5.36%) CSS3
8 3 (5.36%) Spring
8 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
9 2 (3.57%) JSP
9 2 (3.57%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) DTV
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (8.93%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.93%) IPTV
4 4 (7.14%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Visualisation
5 3 (5.36%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.86%) Linux
2 6 (10.71%) Windows
2 6 (10.71%) Mac OS
3 5 (8.93%) Android
3 5 (8.93%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.93%) E-Commerce
1 19 (33.93%) Mobile Marketing
2 15 (26.79%) OOD
3 13 (23.21%) ETL
4 12 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (16.07%) OOP
6 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 7 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.71%) MVC
8 6 (10.71%) OO
8 6 (10.71%) Cyber Security
9 5 (8.93%) TDD
10 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
10 4 (7.14%) Change Management
10 4 (7.14%) Regression Testing
10 4 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (7.14%) Android Development
10 4 (7.14%) iOS Development
11 3 (5.36%) Bug Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (50.00%) Java
2 22 (39.29%) C++
3 18 (32.14%) C
4 17 (30.36%) SQL
5 14 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (16.07%) Perl
7 8 (14.29%) C#
7 8 (14.29%) Python
7 8 (14.29%) Shell Script
8 5 (8.93%) TypeScript
8 5 (8.93%) Objective-C
9 3 (5.36%) PHP
10 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
10 2 (3.57%) Embedded C++
10 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.79%) Korn
Qualifications
1 6 (10.71%) Degree
2 4 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 8 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.71%) Apple
3 3 (5.36%) Twitter
4 2 (3.57%) Sencha
4 2 (3.57%) PayPal
5 1 (1.79%) Oracle