The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wales 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 380 338 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 27.62% 25.09% 33.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.44% 25.96% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 314 313 383
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,800 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1336 1302 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.09% 96.66% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1099 1141 1073
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Wales -1 337 £35,000 - 42
North Wales -1 18 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Wales +4 11 £42,500 +61.90% 2
Mid Wales - 1 - - 2
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

1 316 (42.53%) HTML
2 297 (39.97%) .NET
3 277 (37.28%) SQL
4 275 (37.01%) C#
5 274 (36.88%) JavaScript
6 271 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
7 260 (34.99%) CSS
8 211 (28.40%) ASP.NET
9 210 (28.26%) SQL Server
10 208 (27.99%) MVC
11 174 (23.42%) Java
12 172 (23.15%) jQuery
13 148 (19.92%) Microsoft
14 133 (17.90%) Scrum
15 131 (17.63%) Finance
16 121 (16.29%) HTML5
17 119 (16.02%) Web Services
18 109 (14.67%) PHP
19 100 (13.46%) XML
20 85 (11.44%) ASP.NET MVC
21 84 (11.31%) T-SQL
22 83 (11.17%) MS Excel
23 81 (10.90%) SDLC
24 79 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
25 78 (10.50%) OO
26 76 (10.23%) Degree
26 76 (10.23%) CSS3
27 74 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
28 73 (9.83%) Windows
29 71 (9.56%) MySQL

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 25 (3.36%) Node.js
2 20 (2.69%) Tomcat
3 19 (2.56%) Apache
4 18 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 16 (2.15%) CMS
6 12 (1.62%) JBoss
7 10 (1.35%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (1.08%) Elasticsearch
8 8 (1.08%) IIS
9 4 (0.54%) Umbraco
9 4 (0.54%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
11 2 (0.27%) Drupal
11 2 (0.27%) Mule
11 2 (0.27%) WordPress
11 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.27%) WebLogic
11 2 (0.27%) Documentum
11 2 (0.27%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 83 (11.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.15%) MS Office
3 7 (0.94%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.81%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.81%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.67%) INSURE/90
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Financials
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Payables
5 3 (0.40%) Visualfiles
5 3 (0.40%) Magento
5 3 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.27%) Staffware
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
7 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (1.62%) GitHub
3 9 (1.21%) PaaS
4 4 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.40%) Office 365
6 2 (0.27%) SaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Sage Pay
7 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (2.56%) HTTP
2 9 (1.21%) Internet
3 8 (1.08%) Intranet
4 3 (0.40%) SSH
5 2 (0.27%) Multicast
5 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.13%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (28.26%) SQL Server
2 74 (9.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 71 (9.56%) MySQL
4 62 (8.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 39 (5.25%) MongoDB
6 35 (4.71%) Relational Database
7 32 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
8 30 (4.04%) Big Data
9 27 (3.63%) NoSQL
10 26 (3.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 25 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
12 23 (3.10%) Oracle Database
13 18 (2.42%) SQL Server 2000
14 17 (2.29%) Oracle Database 11g
15 12 (1.62%) SQL Server 2005
16 11 (1.48%) Oracle Database 10g
17 9 (1.21%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.21%) DB2
17 9 (1.21%) OLAP
18 8 (1.08%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 67 (9.02%) Visual Studio
2 48 (6.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 41 (5.52%) Git (software)
4 24 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 24 (3.23%) Subversion
5 20 (2.69%) Maven
5 20 (2.69%) Jenkins
6 18 (2.42%) JUnit
7 17 (2.29%) NUnit
8 12 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
8 12 (1.62%) NetBeans
8 12 (1.62%) Mercurial
8 12 (1.62%) Rhino Mocks
9 11 (1.48%) Ant
10 10 (1.35%) Hudson
11 6 (0.81%) Gradle
12 4 (0.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 4 (0.54%) Cucumber
12 4 (0.54%) Moq
12 4 (0.54%) MSTest
General
1 131 (17.63%) Finance
2 56 (7.54%) Advertising
3 52 (7.00%) Marketing
4 33 (4.44%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.42%) Manufacturing
6 17 (2.29%) Banking
7 14 (1.88%) Retail
8 12 (1.62%) Multimedia
9 9 (1.21%) Back Office
9 9 (1.21%) Electronics
9 9 (1.21%) Law
10 7 (0.94%) Legal
10 7 (0.94%) Welsh Language
11 6 (0.81%) Financial Institution
12 4 (0.54%) Automotive
13 2 (0.27%) Games
13 2 (0.27%) Military
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 316 (42.53%) HTML
2 297 (39.97%) .NET
3 260 (34.99%) CSS
4 211 (28.40%) ASP.NET
5 172 (23.15%) jQuery
6 121 (16.29%) HTML5
7 119 (16.02%) Web Services
8 100 (13.46%) XML
9 85 (11.44%) ASP.NET MVC
10 76 (10.23%) CSS3
11 68 (9.15%) AngularJS
12 59 (7.94%) WCF
13 54 (7.27%) .NET Framework
13 54 (7.27%) Spring
14 49 (6.59%) JSON
14 49 (6.59%) REST
15 43 (5.79%) SOAP
16 40 (5.38%) Hibernate
17 34 (4.58%) Ajax
18 31 (4.17%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 35 (4.71%) User Experience
2 34 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (4.31%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.50%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.02%) DTV
6 14 (1.88%) Enterprise Software
7 13 (1.75%) Digital Media
8 12 (1.62%) Tandem
9 11 (1.48%) N-Tier
9 11 (1.48%) Mathematics
10 8 (1.08%) iPhone
10 8 (1.08%) Statistics
11 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
12 6 (0.81%) IPTV
12 6 (0.81%) GIS
12 6 (0.81%) Data Extraction
12 6 (0.81%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (0.81%) iPad
13 5 (0.67%) Algorithms
13 5 (0.67%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 73 (9.83%) Windows
2 55 (7.40%) Linux
3 25 (3.36%) Android
4 15 (2.02%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.08%) UNIX
6 6 (0.81%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.67%) Mac OS
8 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (27.99%) MVC
3 133 (17.90%) Scrum
4 81 (10.90%) SDLC
5 79 (10.63%) Business Intelligence
6 78 (10.50%) OO
7 70 (9.42%) TDD
8 67 (9.02%) Web Development
9 64 (8.61%) OOP
10 48 (6.46%) CRM
11 36 (4.85%) Unit Testing
12 32 (4.31%) Software Engineering
13 30 (4.04%) BDD
14 27 (3.63%) Mentoring
14 27 (3.63%) ETL
15 26 (3.50%) Continuous Integration
15 26 (3.50%) Web Application Development
16 25 (3.36%) Dashboard Development
17 22 (2.96%) OOD
18 20 (2.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 277 (37.28%) SQL
2 275 (37.01%) C#
3 274 (36.88%) JavaScript
4 174 (23.42%) Java
5 109 (14.67%) PHP
6 84 (11.31%) T-SQL
7 56 (7.54%) C++
8 54 (7.27%) VB.NET
9 33 (4.44%) PL/SQL
10 30 (4.04%) Python
11 29 (3.90%) Perl
12 23 (3.10%) VB
13 22 (2.96%) Ruby
14 21 (2.83%) C
15 14 (1.88%) Scala
16 11 (1.48%) PHP5
17 9 (1.21%) Objective-C
17 9 (1.21%) Shell Script
18 8 (1.08%) VB6
18 8 (1.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 76 (10.23%) Degree
2 13 (1.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.08%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.08%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.67%) MCP
5 3 (0.40%) ISEB
6 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MCSE
7 1 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.48%) QA
2 7 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) cPanel
Vendors
1 148 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 66 (8.88%) Oracle
3 23 (3.10%) Facebook
4 18 (2.42%) Zend
5 17 (2.29%) Twitter
6 15 (2.02%) Adobe
7 14 (1.88%) Xamarin
8 9 (1.21%) Google
8 9 (1.21%) SAP
9 8 (1.08%) Sitecore
10 7 (0.94%) Apple
10 7 (0.94%) TOWER Software
11 6 (0.81%) Informatica
11 6 (0.81%) Teradata
12 4 (0.54%) ESRI
13 3 (0.40%) Remedy
13 3 (0.40%) Talend
14 2 (0.27%) Nintex
14 2 (0.27%) PayPal
14 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
Neath, West Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Monmouthshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
Smartedge
Salary: From £42,000 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £32000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Chepstow, Gwent
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Salt
Salary: £350 - £430 per day + immediate start, extendable contract
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Central Employment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-37,000
Posted: 6 days ago