The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 406 385 330
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.12% 27.92% 25.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.33% 28.39% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 373 328 311
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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
1296 1356 1266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.14% 98.33% 97.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1109 1136 1108
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,150 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Developer in the job title.

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 August 2016.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales 0 332 £35,000 - 36
West Wales -1 58 £35,500 +9.23% 3
North Wales -2 7 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Mid Wales -20 6 - -
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 357 (47.60%) JavaScript
2 353 (47.07%) Agile Software Development
3 343 (45.73%) HTML
4 315 (42.00%) .NET
5 301 (40.13%) CSS
6 284 (37.87%) C#
7 276 (36.80%) SQL
8 245 (32.67%) MVC
9 189 (25.20%) SQL Server
10 175 (23.33%) ASP.NET
11 173 (23.07%) Scrum
12 170 (22.67%) Java
13 168 (22.40%) jQuery
14 150 (20.00%) HTML5
15 142 (18.93%) Microsoft
16 131 (17.47%) Web Development
17 108 (14.40%) SDLC
18 107 (14.27%) PHP
18 107 (14.27%) CSS3
19 92 (12.27%) Finance
20 89 (11.87%) TDD
21 88 (11.73%) Web Services
22 83 (11.07%) OO
23 81 (10.80%) Git (software)
24 77 (10.27%) Degree
25 76 (10.13%) .NET Framework
25 76 (10.13%) Ajax
26 74 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
26 74 (9.87%) Visual Studio
27 73 (9.73%) AngularJS

Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 39 (5.20%) SharePoint
2 29 (3.87%) CMS
3 26 (3.47%) IIS
4 19 (2.53%) WordPress
5 17 (2.27%) Apache
5 17 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 16 (2.13%) JBoss
7 14 (1.87%) Elasticsearch
8 10 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.07%) Umbraco
10 6 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.67%) nginx
11 5 (0.67%) Oracle 10gAS
11 5 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
12 4 (0.53%) Mule
12 4 (0.53%) Mule ESB
12 4 (0.53%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.40%) BizTalk Server
13 3 (0.40%) concrete5
13 3 (0.40%) WebLogic
Applications
1 56 (7.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.20%) MS Office
3 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 5 (0.67%) SPSS
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.13%) InVision
6 1 (0.13%) Pixate
Business Applications
1 17 (2.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.20%) Magento
3 6 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.13%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 29 (3.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (1.60%) SaaS
4 5 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (0.67%) PaaS
5 4 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
7 1 (0.13%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.40%) Internet
2 17 (2.27%) Intranet
3 5 (0.67%) Broadband
3 5 (0.67%) HTTP
3 5 (0.67%) HTTPS
3 5 (0.67%) SSL
4 4 (0.53%) Skype
5 3 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (25.20%) SQL Server
2 70 (9.33%) MySQL
3 62 (8.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 54 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
5 50 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 37 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 35 (4.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 33 (4.40%) Relational Database
9 27 (3.60%) MongoDB
10 18 (2.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 16 (2.13%) OLAP
11 16 (2.13%) Oracle Database
12 14 (1.87%) Big Data
13 13 (1.73%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 13 (1.73%) NoSQL
13 13 (1.73%) SQL Server 2014
14 12 (1.60%) OLAP Cube
14 12 (1.60%) Oracle Reports
15 9 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
16 8 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 81 (10.80%) Git (software)
2 74 (9.87%) Team Foundation Server
2 74 (9.87%) Visual Studio
3 42 (5.60%) Subversion
4 40 (5.33%) JUnit
5 24 (3.20%) Maven
6 20 (2.67%) Gradle
6 20 (2.67%) NUnit
7 13 (1.73%) Selenium
8 12 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
10 10 (1.33%) Eclipse
11 8 (1.07%) IntelliJ
11 8 (1.07%) MSTest
11 8 (1.07%) TeamCity
12 6 (0.80%) Grunt
12 6 (0.80%) JIRA
12 6 (0.80%) Moq
12 6 (0.80%) TestNG
13 5 (0.67%) PhantomJS
General
1 92 (12.27%) Finance
2 50 (6.67%) Advertising
3 26 (3.47%) Games
4 23 (3.07%) Marketing
5 21 (2.80%) Multimedia
6 20 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 14 (1.87%) Legal
8 9 (1.20%) Banking
9 8 (1.07%) Welsh Language
10 5 (0.67%) Aerospace
10 5 (0.67%) Retail
11 4 (0.53%) Billing
12 3 (0.40%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.27%) Back Office
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
13 2 (0.27%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 343 (45.73%) HTML
2 315 (42.00%) .NET
3 301 (40.13%) CSS
4 175 (23.33%) ASP.NET
5 168 (22.40%) jQuery
6 150 (20.00%) HTML5
7 107 (14.27%) CSS3
8 88 (11.73%) Web Services
9 76 (10.13%) .NET Framework
9 76 (10.13%) Ajax
10 73 (9.73%) AngularJS
11 68 (9.07%) ASP.NET MVC
11 68 (9.07%) Spring
12 61 (8.13%) Hibernate
13 54 (7.20%) Node.js
14 53 (7.07%) XML
15 51 (6.80%) SOAP
16 47 (6.27%) WCF
17 44 (5.87%) J2EE
18 39 (5.20%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (5.07%) Computer Science
2 33 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
3 30 (4.00%) User Experience
4 28 (3.73%) AS400
5 17 (2.27%) Mobile App
6 13 (1.73%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 12 (1.60%) Graphic Design
8 11 (1.47%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.47%) Mathematics
9 10 (1.33%) Data Integration
10 9 (1.20%) Fintech
11 8 (1.07%) iSeries
12 7 (0.93%) Digital TV
13 6 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.67%) Virtual Team
15 4 (0.53%) Informatics
15 4 (0.53%) NHS
15 4 (0.53%) Social Media
15 4 (0.53%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 31 (4.13%) Linux
2 28 (3.73%) Windows
3 20 (2.67%) Android
4 19 (2.53%) Unix
5 15 (2.00%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.67%) Windows Server
7 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.27%) CentOS
8 2 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (47.07%) Agile Software Development
2 245 (32.67%) MVC
3 173 (23.07%) Scrum
4 131 (17.47%) Web Development
5 108 (14.40%) SDLC
6 89 (11.87%) TDD
7 83 (11.07%) OO
8 66 (8.80%) OOP
9 58 (7.73%) Business Intelligence
10 54 (7.20%) Front End Development
11 50 (6.67%) Software Engineering
12 46 (6.13%) E-Commerce
13 39 (5.20%) Mentoring
14 38 (5.07%) ETL
15 30 (4.00%) BDD
15 30 (4.00%) OOD
16 29 (3.87%) CRM
17 28 (3.73%) SEO
18 21 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
19 20 (2.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 357 (47.60%) JavaScript
2 284 (37.87%) C#
3 276 (36.80%) SQL
4 170 (22.67%) Java
5 107 (14.27%) PHP
6 67 (8.93%) T-SQL
7 63 (8.40%) C++
7 63 (8.40%) VB.NET
8 33 (4.40%) Python
9 29 (3.87%) VB
10 28 (3.73%) RPG
11 26 (3.47%) RPG IV
12 24 (3.20%) PL/SQL
13 12 (1.60%) C
13 12 (1.60%) Groovy
13 12 (1.60%) Ruby
14 11 (1.47%) Scala
15 10 (1.33%) Objective-C
16 7 (0.93%) Bash Shell
16 7 (0.93%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 77 (10.27%) Degree
2 11 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 7 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (0.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (0.80%) BPSS Clearance
5 3 (0.40%) ISEB
5 3 (0.40%) Postgraduate
5 3 (0.40%) Sun Certification
6 2 (0.27%) HND
7 1 (0.13%) MCSA
7 1 (0.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.27%) QA
2 1 (0.13%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (1.33%) Docker
2 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 142 (18.93%) Microsoft
2 67 (8.93%) Oracle
3 11 (1.47%) Sitecore
3 11 (1.47%) Zend
4 8 (1.07%) SAP
5 7 (0.93%) TOWER Software
6 6 (0.80%) Alterian
6 6 (0.80%) Informatica
7 5 (0.67%) Adobe
7 5 (0.67%) PayPal
7 5 (0.67%) Serena
7 5 (0.67%) Sybase
7 5 (0.67%) Teradata
8 4 (0.53%) Google
8 4 (0.53%) Guidewire
9 3 (0.40%) IBM
9 3 (0.40%) OpenText
9 3 (0.40%) RedGate
9 3 (0.40%) Sun
10 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: Negotiable - depending on experience
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000-42,000 Depending on the level
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25,000 - 45,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £18000 - £31000 per annum + benifits
Posted: 4 days ago
Monmouth, Gwent
Rockfield
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Wales
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £29000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
n-tier selection limited
Salary: £25000 - £36000 per annum + Equity options
Posted: 5 days ago
Wales
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Denbighshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £21000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ISL
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £27000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
IntaPeople
Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago