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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Developer
UK / Wales
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 386 422 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 36.14% 30.96% 31.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 37.73% 31.59% 31.91%
Number of salaries quoted 346 351 384
Median salary £36,250 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.02% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
1023 1336 1332
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.79% 98.02% 98.38%
Number of salaries quoted 863 1146 1132
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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 +1 301 £35,000 -6.66% 29
West Wales -1 65 £40,000 +33.33% 9
North Wales +3 12 £28,500 -19.14% 4
Developer
UK

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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.

1 432 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 401 (50.50%) HTML
3 385 (48.49%) .NET
4 371 (46.73%) CSS
5 366 (46.10%) C#
6 364 (45.84%) JavaScript
7 329 (41.44%) SQL
8 297 (37.41%) MVC
9 293 (36.90%) SQL Server
10 273 (34.38%) ASP.NET
11 263 (33.12%) Scrum
12 198 (24.94%) Microsoft
13 190 (23.93%) jQuery
14 186 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC
15 182 (22.92%) Java
16 145 (18.26%) OO
16 145 (18.26%) HTML5
17 141 (17.76%) TDD
18 129 (16.25%) Finance
18 129 (16.25%) CSS3
19 125 (15.74%) Web Development
20 113 (14.23%) AngularJS
21 107 (13.48%) PHP
22 104 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web API
23 97 (12.22%) Web Services
24 96 (12.09%) XML
24 96 (12.09%) SDLC
25 91 (11.46%) MS Excel
26 90 (11.34%) Spring
26 90 (11.34%) .NET Framework

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 28 (3.53%) Elasticsearch
2 27 (3.40%) CMS
3 21 (2.64%) Tomcat
4 15 (1.89%) Apache
4 15 (1.89%) Umbraco
5 14 (1.76%) IIS
6 12 (1.51%) SAS
6 12 (1.51%) Sitecore CMS
7 8 (1.01%) ColdFusion
7 8 (1.01%) JBoss
8 7 (0.88%) WordPress
9 5 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
9 5 (0.63%) concrete5
10 4 (0.50%) Apache Spark
11 3 (0.38%) Apache Solr
11 3 (0.38%) SharePoint
11 3 (0.38%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.25%) NetWeaver
13 1 (0.13%) Commerce Server
13 1 (0.13%) Content Management Server
Applications
1 91 (11.46%) MS Excel
2 8 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 6 (0.76%) MS Office
4 5 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
4 5 (0.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.25%) InDesign
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (1.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.88%) Sage 200
3 6 (0.76%) Sage 50
4 5 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 2 (0.25%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 64 (8.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (4.79%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.76%) SaaS
4 5 (0.63%) GitHub
4 5 (0.63%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.25%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.13%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.64%) HTTP
2 8 (1.01%) Broadband
3 6 (0.76%) Internet
3 6 (0.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (0.38%) FTP
5 2 (0.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 293 (36.90%) SQL Server
2 81 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 67 (8.44%) MySQL
4 54 (6.80%) SQL Server 2014
5 44 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 37 (4.66%) NoSQL
7 32 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 30 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 25 (3.15%) Big Data
10 23 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
11 22 (2.77%) SQL Server 2012
12 20 (2.52%) Oracle Reports
13 19 (2.39%) Oracle Database
14 17 (2.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 16 (2.02%) Neo4j
15 16 (2.02%) RavenDB
16 14 (1.76%) PostgreSQL
16 14 (1.76%) QlikView
17 11 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
18 8 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 87 (10.96%) Git (software)
2 71 (8.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 62 (7.81%) Visual Studio
4 31 (3.90%) Subversion
5 28 (3.53%) NUnit
6 26 (3.27%) Mercurial
7 25 (3.15%) Maven
8 20 (2.52%) JUnit
8 20 (2.52%) Oracle Forms
9 19 (2.39%) Jenkins
10 15 (1.89%) Eclipse
10 15 (1.89%) Grunt
10 15 (1.89%) Moq
10 15 (1.89%) TeamCity
11 13 (1.64%) gulp
11 13 (1.64%) MSTest
12 9 (1.13%) Rhino Mocks
13 8 (1.01%) Ant
13 8 (1.01%) Mockito
13 8 (1.01%) webpack
General
1 129 (16.25%) Finance
2 62 (7.81%) Advertising
3 35 (4.41%) Marketing
4 34 (4.28%) Retail
5 24 (3.02%) Telecoms
6 21 (2.64%) Games
7 18 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 10 (1.26%) Banking
9 9 (1.13%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.63%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 4 (0.50%) Legal
12 3 (0.38%) Electronics
13 2 (0.25%) Automotive
14 1 (0.13%) Back Office
14 1 (0.13%) Billing
14 1 (0.13%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.13%) Law
14 1 (0.13%) Publishing
14 1 (0.13%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 401 (50.50%) HTML
2 385 (48.49%) .NET
3 371 (46.73%) CSS
4 273 (34.38%) ASP.NET
5 190 (23.93%) jQuery
6 186 (23.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 145 (18.26%) HTML5
8 129 (16.25%) CSS3
9 113 (14.23%) AngularJS
10 104 (13.10%) ASP.NET Web API
11 97 (12.22%) Web Services
12 96 (12.09%) XML
13 90 (11.34%) .NET Framework
13 90 (11.34%) Spring
14 81 (10.20%) WCF
15 79 (9.95%) RESTful
16 76 (9.57%) Node.js
16 76 (9.57%) REST
17 75 (9.45%) SOAP
18 68 (8.56%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 51 (6.42%) Mobile App
2 44 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (5.16%) User Experience
4 40 (5.04%) Computer Science
5 39 (4.91%) Management Information System
6 27 (3.40%) NHS
7 20 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
8 13 (1.64%) Fintech
9 9 (1.13%) iSeries
9 9 (1.13%) Social Media
10 7 (0.88%) AS400
11 6 (0.76%) Blog
11 6 (0.76%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.76%) Reference Data
12 5 (0.63%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.50%) Clustering
13 4 (0.50%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.50%) Raspberry Pi
13 4 (0.50%) Video Editing
14 3 (0.38%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 72 (9.07%) Windows
2 39 (4.91%) Android
3 38 (4.79%) Linux
4 30 (3.78%) Apple iOS
5 16 (2.02%) Unix
6 4 (0.50%) Mac OS
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.25%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.13%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 432 (54.41%) Agile Software Development
2 297 (37.41%) MVC
3 263 (33.12%) Scrum
4 145 (18.26%) OO
5 141 (17.76%) TDD
6 125 (15.74%) Web Development
7 96 (12.09%) SDLC
8 88 (11.08%) Software Engineering
9 82 (10.33%) Continuous Integration
10 73 (9.19%) OOP
11 65 (8.19%) Front End Development
12 59 (7.43%) Mentoring
13 56 (7.05%) Unit Testing
14 51 (6.42%) Web Application Development
15 49 (6.17%) BDD
16 42 (5.29%) Dependency Injection
17 38 (4.79%) ETL
18 35 (4.41%) Business Intelligence
18 35 (4.41%) Kanban
19 32 (4.03%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 366 (46.10%) C#
2 364 (45.84%) JavaScript
3 329 (41.44%) SQL
4 182 (22.92%) Java
5 107 (13.48%) PHP
6 86 (10.83%) T-SQL
7 48 (6.05%) C++
8 46 (5.79%) Python
9 42 (5.29%) VB.NET
10 24 (3.02%) PL/SQL
11 20 (2.52%) C
11 20 (2.52%) Objective-C
11 20 (2.52%) TypeScript
12 18 (2.27%) Ruby
13 16 (2.02%) Groovy
14 15 (1.89%) Scala
15 14 (1.76%) VB
16 9 (1.13%) RPG
17 8 (1.01%) Perl
18 7 (0.88%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 78 (9.82%) Degree
2 15 (1.89%) HND
3 10 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.01%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.38%) SC Cleared
6 2 (0.25%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.39%) QA
2 2 (0.25%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (0.76%) Docker
1 6 (0.76%) Hyper-V
2 4 (0.50%) Firmware
3 2 (0.25%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.13%) HDFS
4 1 (0.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (0.50%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 198 (24.94%) Microsoft
2 59 (7.43%) Oracle
3 29 (3.65%) Xamarin
4 18 (2.27%) Sitecore
5 15 (1.89%) Facebook
5 15 (1.89%) Twitter
6 14 (1.76%) Google
6 14 (1.76%) Zend
7 11 (1.39%) SAP
8 9 (1.13%) RedGate
9 8 (1.01%) Sage
10 7 (0.88%) Adobe
11 5 (0.63%) Alterian
11 5 (0.63%) IFS
11 5 (0.63%) MuleSoft
12 4 (0.50%) Atlassian
12 4 (0.50%) OpenText
12 4 (0.50%) Sony
12 4 (0.50%) TOWER Software
13 3 (0.38%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
AM Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £39,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £40K + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
FT Select
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hengoed, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Denbigh, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Up to 45,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£25K + Shares + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £28K + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus package
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Sanderson
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago