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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 407 419 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 30.76% 30.58% 29.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 31.36% 31.08% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 340 380 299
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
1298 1348 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 98.11% 98.39% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1155 880
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £52,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
(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 -1 346 £37,500 +7.14% 51
West Wales +2 39 £30,000 -18.36% 4
North Wales -2 17 £35,500 +3.64% 5
Mid Wales -5 3 £32,000 -11.11%
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

1 366 (45.52%) HTML
2 361 (44.90%) SQL
3 339 (42.16%) .NET
4 335 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 328 (40.80%) CSS
6 326 (40.55%) JavaScript
7 323 (40.17%) C#
8 278 (34.58%) MVC
9 258 (32.09%) SQL Server
10 235 (29.23%) ASP.NET
11 213 (26.49%) jQuery
12 211 (26.24%) Java
13 153 (19.03%) Scrum
14 150 (18.66%) Microsoft
15 138 (17.16%) OO
16 128 (15.92%) Degree
17 121 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
18 118 (14.68%) Web Services
19 114 (14.18%) SDLC
20 112 (13.93%) AngularJS
21 111 (13.81%) HTML5
22 103 (12.81%) OOP
23 101 (12.56%) TDD
24 100 (12.44%) Web Development
25 99 (12.31%) Oracle
26 96 (11.94%) Finance
27 94 (11.69%) Spring
28 91 (11.32%) Git (software)
29 90 (11.19%) PHP
30 87 (10.82%) XML

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 52 (6.47%) Node.js
2 32 (3.98%) SharePoint
3 26 (3.23%) Apache
4 20 (2.49%) Elasticsearch
5 17 (2.11%) IIS
6 14 (1.74%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.49%) CMS
8 8 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
8 8 (1.00%) Drupal
9 5 (0.62%) WildFly
9 5 (0.62%) WordPress
10 4 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.37%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.37%) JBoss
11 3 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
12 2 (0.25%) Jetty
13 1 (0.12%) DNN
13 1 (0.12%) Mule
13 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
13 1 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 82 (10.20%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.11%) Photoshop
3 13 (1.62%) MS Office
4 5 (0.62%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.37%) Magento
3 2 (0.25%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 42 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (3.61%) SaaS
3 9 (1.12%) GitHub
4 8 (1.00%) PaaS
5 5 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.37%) IaaS
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.25%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.49%) Intranet
2 14 (1.74%) HTTP
3 11 (1.37%) Internet
4 9 (1.12%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.25%) AMQP
5 2 (0.25%) Extranet
5 2 (0.25%) RTP
5 2 (0.25%) RTSP
5 2 (0.25%) Skype
5 2 (0.25%) SSL
5 2 (0.25%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.12%) DNS
6 1 (0.12%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.12%) LDAP
6 1 (0.12%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 258 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 62 (7.71%) MySQL
3 59 (7.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 50 (6.22%) Relational Database
6 47 (5.85%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (5.10%) SQL Server 2008
8 35 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 34 (4.23%) MongoDB
10 32 (3.98%) SQL Server 2014
11 30 (3.73%) Oracle Database
12 23 (2.86%) Oracle Database 11g
13 22 (2.74%) Big Data
14 20 (2.49%) SQL Server 2012
15 19 (2.36%) NoSQL
16 18 (2.24%) OLAP
17 17 (2.11%) Oracle Database 12c
18 14 (1.74%) DB2
19 13 (1.62%) Oracle Database 10g
20 11 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 91 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 69 (8.58%) Subversion
3 64 (7.96%) Visual Studio
4 42 (5.22%) Maven
5 40 (4.98%) Jenkins
6 38 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
7 26 (3.23%) Ant
7 26 (3.23%) JUnit
8 21 (2.61%) Eclipse
8 21 (2.61%) Hudson
9 17 (2.11%) SoapUI
9 17 (2.11%) TeamCity
10 16 (1.99%) Cucumber
10 16 (1.99%) NUnit
11 15 (1.87%) Gradle
12 12 (1.49%) AnthillPro
12 12 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 11 (1.37%) Grunt
14 9 (1.12%) Bower
14 9 (1.12%) IntelliJ
General
1 96 (11.94%) Finance
2 62 (7.71%) Advertising
3 46 (5.72%) Marketing
4 27 (3.36%) Games
5 25 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.12%) Law
8 8 (1.00%) Banking
9 7 (0.87%) Welsh Language
10 6 (0.75%) Back Office
10 6 (0.75%) Multimedia
11 5 (0.62%) Legal
11 5 (0.62%) Retail
12 4 (0.50%) Electronics
13 3 (0.37%) Billing
14 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 366 (45.52%) HTML
2 339 (42.16%) .NET
3 328 (40.80%) CSS
4 235 (29.23%) ASP.NET
5 213 (26.49%) jQuery
6 121 (15.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 118 (14.68%) Web Services
8 112 (13.93%) AngularJS
9 111 (13.81%) HTML5
10 94 (11.69%) Spring
11 87 (10.82%) XML
12 85 (10.57%) CSS3
13 81 (10.07%) WCF
14 69 (8.58%) Ajax
15 53 (6.59%) SOAP
16 52 (6.47%) Hibernate
17 48 (5.97%) ASP.NET Web API
18 43 (5.35%) .NET Framework
19 42 (5.22%) RESTful
20 41 (5.10%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 79 (9.83%) Computer Science
2 50 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (4.35%) User Experience
4 28 (3.48%) AS400
5 26 (3.23%) Web 2.0
6 12 (1.49%) Blog
7 10 (1.24%) Data Integration
8 7 (0.87%) BBC
8 7 (0.87%) Digital Media
8 7 (0.87%) Social Media
9 6 (0.75%) DTV
9 6 (0.75%) Mainframe
9 6 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 6 (0.75%) Mobile App
10 5 (0.62%) Data Extraction
10 5 (0.62%) iSeries
10 5 (0.62%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.37%) Health Informatics
12 3 (0.37%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 53 (6.59%) Linux
2 43 (5.35%) Windows
3 26 (3.23%) Unix
4 20 (2.49%) Android
5 19 (2.36%) Apple iOS
6 5 (0.62%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.37%) AIX
7 3 (0.37%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.25%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.25%) VMS
9 1 (0.12%) CentOS
9 1 (0.12%) Debian
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 278 (34.58%) MVC
3 153 (19.03%) Scrum
4 138 (17.16%) OO
5 114 (14.18%) SDLC
6 103 (12.81%) OOP
7 101 (12.56%) TDD
8 100 (12.44%) Web Development
9 70 (8.71%) Software Engineering
10 53 (6.59%) BDD
11 52 (6.47%) Business Intelligence
11 52 (6.47%) Front End Development
12 44 (5.47%) OOD
13 36 (4.48%) Web Application Development
14 35 (4.35%) Unit Testing
15 32 (3.98%) Continuous Integration
16 30 (3.73%) Waterfall
17 27 (3.36%) ETL
18 25 (3.11%) Mentoring
19 24 (2.99%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 361 (44.90%) SQL
2 326 (40.55%) JavaScript
3 323 (40.17%) C#
4 211 (26.24%) Java
5 90 (11.19%) PHP
6 72 (8.96%) C++
7 69 (8.58%) VB.NET
8 57 (7.09%) T-SQL
9 39 (4.85%) PL/SQL
10 35 (4.35%) Ruby
11 24 (2.99%) C
11 24 (2.99%) Python
12 23 (2.86%) RPG
12 23 (2.86%) VB
13 15 (1.87%) RPG IV
13 15 (1.87%) Scala
14 14 (1.74%) VBA
15 11 (1.37%) TypeScript
16 10 (1.24%) Perl
17 7 (0.87%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 128 (15.92%) Degree
2 10 (1.24%) HND
2 10 (1.24%) Security Cleared
3 9 (1.12%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
4 3 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.25%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (0.25%) MCP
6 1 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) SLA
3 1 (0.12%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.12%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.25%) Snort
2 1 (0.12%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 150 (18.66%) Microsoft
2 99 (12.31%) Oracle
3 18 (2.24%) IBM
4 12 (1.49%) Adobe
5 10 (1.24%) Facebook
5 10 (1.24%) Tableau
6 9 (1.12%) TOWER Software
7 8 (1.00%) Apple
7 8 (1.00%) Zend
8 7 (0.87%) Google
8 7 (0.87%) Informatica
8 7 (0.87%) Sony
8 7 (0.87%) Teradata
8 7 (0.87%) Yahoo!
9 5 (0.62%) SAP
9 5 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.50%) Atlassian
10 4 (0.50%) Unisys
11 3 (0.37%) Guidewire
12 2 (0.25%) Talend
Glamorgan
TRG
Salary: Plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35k + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Proactive Appointments
Posted: Yesterday
Rhyl, Clwyd
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
Dwr Cymru Welsh Water
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Reed Technology
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 - 45,000 + benefits.
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £46000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £23000 - £31000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cwmbran, Gwent
ITR-UK
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: circa £40K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: circa £35K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
X4 Group
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £16000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
People Source Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + benfits
Posted: 3 days ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
ThinkProductivity
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + career benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wales
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago