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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 364 295 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 26.13% 21.97% 33.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.98% 22.82% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 291 268 393
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 £23,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
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
1349 1293 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.84% 96.28% 97.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1102 1105 1111
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
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 2 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 2 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 0 312 £35,000 - 54
North Wales +3 29 £36,000 +2.85%
West Wales +2 10 £34,250 +37.00% 3
Mid Wales - 1 - -
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 304 (40.48%) HTML
1 304 (40.48%) .NET
2 288 (38.35%) C#
3 278 (37.02%) SQL
4 273 (36.35%) JavaScript
5 252 (33.56%) CSS
6 250 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
7 221 (29.43%) SQL Server
8 215 (28.63%) ASP.NET
9 202 (26.90%) MVC
10 169 (22.50%) jQuery
11 159 (21.17%) Java
12 156 (20.77%) Microsoft
13 127 (16.91%) Finance
14 126 (16.78%) Scrum
15 112 (14.91%) HTML5
16 111 (14.78%) Web Services
17 110 (14.65%) PHP
18 103 (13.72%) XML
19 88 (11.72%) T-SQL
20 86 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
21 80 (10.65%) Windows
22 78 (10.39%) OO
22 78 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
22 78 (10.39%) SDLC
23 77 (10.25%) MS Excel
24 76 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
25 75 (9.99%) TDD
26 72 (9.59%) Web Development
27 71 (9.45%) Degree

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 31 (4.13%) Node.js
2 21 (2.80%) Apache
3 20 (2.66%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 15 (2.00%) CMS
6 10 (1.33%) IIS
7 9 (1.20%) JBoss
8 8 (1.07%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.53%) ArcGIS
11 3 (0.40%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
12 2 (0.27%) Confluence
12 2 (0.27%) Documentum
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle Application Server
12 2 (0.27%) Drupal
12 2 (0.27%) Umbraco
13 1 (0.13%) Mule
13 1 (0.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 77 (10.25%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.13%) MS Office
3 7 (0.93%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.13%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 23 (3.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.80%) Oracle Applications
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
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
4 5 (0.67%) INSURE/90
4 5 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.53%) Staffware
6 3 (0.40%) Visualfiles
6 3 (0.40%) Magento
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
7 1 (0.13%) Sage ERP X3
7 1 (0.13%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.13%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (1.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (1.60%) PaaS
2 11 (1.46%) GitHub
3 8 (1.07%) SaaS
4 2 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.27%) Sage Pay
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.13%) HTTP
2 12 (1.60%) Intranet
3 9 (1.20%) Internet
4 6 (0.80%) SSH
5 4 (0.53%) Network Security
6 2 (0.27%) Multicast
6 2 (0.27%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.13%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (29.43%) SQL Server
2 76 (10.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 68 (9.05%) MySQL
4 60 (7.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 41 (5.46%) MongoDB
6 40 (5.33%) Data Warehouse
7 39 (5.19%) Relational Database
8 35 (4.66%) NoSQL
9 29 (3.86%) Big Data
10 27 (3.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 27 (3.60%) SQL Server 2008
11 22 (2.93%) Oracle Database
12 17 (2.26%) SQL Server 2000
13 16 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
14 15 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
15 11 (1.46%) Oracle Database 10g
15 11 (1.46%) Data Mining
15 11 (1.46%) OLAP
16 10 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
17 9 (1.20%) DB2
Development Applications
1 56 (7.46%) Visual Studio
2 50 (6.66%) Git (software)
3 47 (6.26%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.20%) NUnit
5 20 (2.66%) JUnit
6 17 (2.26%) Eclipse
6 17 (2.26%) Subversion
7 16 (2.13%) Rhino Mocks
8 12 (1.60%) Maven
8 12 (1.60%) Jenkins
9 11 (1.46%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (1.20%) Ant
10 9 (1.20%) Mercurial
11 8 (1.07%) Moq
11 8 (1.07%) Xcode
12 7 (0.93%) MSTest
13 6 (0.80%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
15 4 (0.53%) StyleCop
15 4 (0.53%) Hudson
General
1 127 (16.91%) Finance
2 57 (7.59%) Advertising
3 50 (6.66%) Marketing
4 31 (4.13%) Telecoms
5 17 (2.26%) Manufacturing
6 16 (2.13%) Banking
6 16 (2.13%) Retail
7 12 (1.60%) Multimedia
8 10 (1.33%) Automotive
9 8 (1.07%) Law
9 8 (1.07%) Electronics
10 7 (0.93%) Legal
10 7 (0.93%) Welsh Language
11 5 (0.67%) Back Office
12 4 (0.53%) Games
13 3 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.27%) Military
15 1 (0.13%) Publishing
15 1 (0.13%) Private Banking
15 1 (0.13%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (40.48%) HTML
1 304 (40.48%) .NET
2 252 (33.56%) CSS
3 215 (28.63%) ASP.NET
4 169 (22.50%) jQuery
5 112 (14.91%) HTML5
6 111 (14.78%) Web Services
7 103 (13.72%) XML
8 78 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC
9 67 (8.92%) CSS3
10 64 (8.52%) AngularJS
10 64 (8.52%) WCF
11 59 (7.86%) .NET Framework
12 57 (7.59%) JSON
12 57 (7.59%) REST
13 54 (7.19%) Spring
14 45 (5.99%) Ajax
15 42 (5.59%) Hibernate
16 34 (4.53%) SOAP
17 31 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 42 (5.59%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (4.13%) User Experience
3 30 (3.99%) Mobile App
4 27 (3.60%) Computer Science
5 18 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.00%) N-Tier
6 15 (2.00%) DTV
7 13 (1.73%) Tandem
7 13 (1.73%) Digital Media
8 9 (1.20%) Inversion of Control
9 8 (1.07%) Algorithms
9 8 (1.07%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.07%) Data Integration
9 8 (1.07%) iPhone
10 7 (0.93%) Mathematics
10 7 (0.93%) Statistics
10 7 (0.93%) Management Information System
11 6 (0.80%) GIS
11 6 (0.80%) iPad
12 5 (0.67%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 80 (10.65%) Windows
2 57 (7.59%) Linux
3 33 (4.39%) Apple iOS
4 28 (3.73%) Android
5 10 (1.33%) Windows Mobile
5 10 (1.33%) UNIX
6 8 (1.07%) Mac OS
7 3 (0.40%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.13%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (33.29%) Agile Software Development
2 202 (26.90%) MVC
3 126 (16.78%) Scrum
4 86 (11.45%) Business Intelligence
5 78 (10.39%) OO
5 78 (10.39%) SDLC
6 75 (9.99%) TDD
7 72 (9.59%) Web Development
8 67 (8.92%) OOP
9 50 (6.66%) CRM
10 44 (5.86%) Software Engineering
11 42 (5.59%) ETL
12 34 (4.53%) Web Application Development
13 30 (3.99%) Mentoring
13 30 (3.99%) Unit Testing
14 29 (3.86%) Continuous Integration
15 27 (3.60%) Dashboard Development
15 27 (3.60%) BDD
16 24 (3.20%) E-Commerce
16 24 (3.20%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 288 (38.35%) C#
2 278 (37.02%) SQL
3 273 (36.35%) JavaScript
4 159 (21.17%) Java
5 110 (14.65%) PHP
6 88 (11.72%) T-SQL
7 56 (7.46%) C++
8 54 (7.19%) VB.NET
9 34 (4.53%) PL/SQL
10 28 (3.73%) Python
11 27 (3.60%) Perl
12 26 (3.46%) C
12 26 (3.46%) VB
13 25 (3.33%) Objective-C
13 25 (3.33%) Ruby
14 14 (1.86%) PHP5
15 13 (1.73%) Scala
16 12 (1.60%) XAML
17 9 (1.20%) VB6
17 9 (1.20%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (9.45%) Degree
2 13 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (1.07%) SC Cleared
3 8 (1.07%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.53%) MCP
5 3 (0.40%) ISEB
6 2 (0.27%) MCDBA
6 2 (0.27%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.13%) MCSE
7 1 (0.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.80%) QA
2 5 (0.67%) SLA
3 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
1 1 (0.13%) cPanel
Vendors
1 156 (20.77%) Microsoft
2 65 (8.66%) Oracle
3 23 (3.06%) Facebook
4 20 (2.66%) Zend
5 16 (2.13%) Twitter
6 15 (2.00%) Xamarin
7 14 (1.86%) Adobe
8 11 (1.46%) Informatica
9 10 (1.33%) Teradata
10 9 (1.20%) Apple
10 9 (1.20%) SAP
11 8 (1.07%) Cognos
11 8 (1.07%) Google
12 7 (0.93%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.80%) TOWER Software
14 5 (0.67%) BEA
14 5 (0.67%) Talend
15 4 (0.53%) ESRI
16 3 (0.40%) Remedy
17 2 (0.27%) Red Hat
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Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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The People Network
Salary: £25000 - £50000 per annum + Superb Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £38000 Per Annum + Benefits
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Acorn Recruitment
Salary: bonus scheme, Pension, healthcare
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Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: Benefits
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Salary: bonus scheme, Pension, healthcare
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Proactive Appointments
Salary: MARKET RATE
Posted: 23 hours ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28k - 35k per year + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Connectus
Salary: £20000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
techfolk Ltd
Salary: Negotiable joining salary plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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