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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 11 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 25 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 20.83% 35.71% 43.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 22.12% 37.50% 43.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 15 25
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £33,300
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,400 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
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
113 40 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 94.17% 95.24% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 99 40 58
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -7 25 £37,500 +7.14%
Developer
South Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 31 (47.69%) Java
2 22 (33.85%) C++
2 22 (33.85%) PaaS
3 21 (32.31%) Marketing
3 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
3 21 (32.31%) Data Mining
3 21 (32.31%) Advertising
3 21 (32.31%) Big Data
3 21 (32.31%) Mobile Marketing
4 19 (29.23%) OOD
5 18 (27.69%) Web Services
6 17 (26.15%) HTML
6 17 (26.15%) C
6 17 (26.15%) Multimedia
7 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
8 15 (23.08%) CSS
8 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (21.54%) SQL
10 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
10 13 (20.00%) HTML5
11 12 (18.46%) OOP
12 11 (16.92%) .NET
12 11 (16.92%) DTV
12 11 (16.92%) Scrum
13 10 (15.38%) Objective-C
13 10 (15.38%) ETL
13 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
13 10 (15.38%) C#
13 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
13 10 (15.38%) WCF

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (13.85%) Node.js
2 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (10.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (33.85%) PaaS
2 5 (7.69%) SaaS
3 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.54%) IaaS
4 1 (1.54%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) HTTP
1 6 (9.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 1 (1.54%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.31%) Data Mining
1 21 (32.31%) Big Data
2 7 (10.77%) NoSQL
3 5 (7.69%) VoltDB
4 4 (6.15%) MySQL
4 4 (6.15%) SQL Server
5 2 (3.08%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JUnit
1 1 (1.54%) NUnit
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
1 1 (1.54%) MSTest
1 1 (1.54%) Moq
1 1 (1.54%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (32.31%) Advertising
1 21 (32.31%) Marketing
2 17 (26.15%) Multimedia
3 4 (6.15%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.54%) Finance
4 1 (1.54%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) Web Services
2 17 (26.15%) HTML
3 15 (23.08%) CSS
4 13 (20.00%) HTML5
5 11 (16.92%) .NET
6 10 (15.38%) WCF
7 8 (12.31%) XML
7 8 (12.31%) iOS SDK
8 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET Web API
8 7 (10.77%) ASP.NET
8 7 (10.77%) SOAP
9 6 (9.23%) REST
10 5 (7.69%) CSS3
11 4 (6.15%) jQuery
11 4 (6.15%) AngularJS
12 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (4.62%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.62%) Spring
13 2 (3.08%) .NET Framework
13 2 (3.08%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.92%) DTV
2 6 (9.23%) IPTV
2 6 (9.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (7.69%) Visualisation
4 4 (6.15%) Digital Media
4 4 (6.15%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.15%) Over-the-Top Content
4 4 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 7 (10.77%) Mac OS
2 7 (10.77%) Windows
2 7 (10.77%) Linux
3 5 (7.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.31%) E-Commerce
1 21 (32.31%) Mobile Marketing
2 19 (29.23%) OOD
3 15 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (18.46%) OOP
6 11 (16.92%) Scrum
7 10 (15.38%) ETL
8 9 (13.85%) iOS Development
9 7 (10.77%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (10.77%) TDD
10 6 (9.23%) OO
10 6 (9.23%) MVC
10 6 (9.23%) Cyber Security
11 5 (7.69%) User Stories
11 5 (7.69%) Business Development
12 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
12 4 (6.15%) Change Management
12 4 (6.15%) Regression Testing
12 4 (6.15%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (47.69%) Java
2 22 (33.85%) C++
3 17 (26.15%) C
4 16 (24.62%) JavaScript
5 14 (21.54%) SQL
6 10 (15.38%) C#
6 10 (15.38%) Objective-C
7 6 (9.23%) Python
7 6 (9.23%) Perl
8 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.69%) TypeScript
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C
9 3 (4.62%) Embedded C++
9 3 (4.62%) PHP
9 3 (4.62%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.54%) Korn
10 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 4 (6.15%) ISEB
Vendors
1 10 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 5 (7.69%) Apple
3 3 (4.62%) Twitter
4 2 (3.08%) Sencha
5 1 (1.54%) PayPal
5 1 (1.54%) Oracle