The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 338 420 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.13% 33.49% 35.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.04% 34.88% 37.15%
Number of salaries quoted 313 383 324
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Job Titles Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1298 1204 918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.51% 96.01% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1137 1067 831
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Developer
UK

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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 0 291 £35,000 +7.69% 45
North Wales +4 21 £32,500 +8.33% 8
West Wales -5 18 £26,250 -4.54% 8
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 326 (53.44%) .NET
2 301 (49.34%) HTML
3 274 (44.92%) JavaScript
4 265 (43.44%) C#
5 256 (41.97%) SQL Server
6 244 (40.00%) CSS
7 218 (35.74%) SQL
8 210 (34.43%) ASP.NET
9 185 (30.33%) Java
10 166 (27.21%) MVC
11 154 (25.25%) Microsoft
11 154 (25.25%) jQuery
12 126 (20.66%) OO
13 120 (19.67%) Scrum
14 117 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
15 111 (18.20%) XML
16 109 (17.87%) PHP
17 105 (17.21%) Web Services
18 101 (16.56%) .NET Framework
19 100 (16.39%) TDD
20 93 (15.25%) WCF
21 81 (13.28%) HTML5
22 79 (12.95%) C++
23 76 (12.46%) WinForms
24 74 (12.13%) Visual Studio
24 74 (12.13%) Windows
25 68 (11.15%) Spring
25 68 (11.15%) Software Engineering
26 65 (10.66%) T-SQL
27 63 (10.33%) VB.NET

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 42 (6.89%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.10%) CMS
3 16 (2.62%) IIS
4 15 (2.46%) Umbraco
5 14 (2.30%) Sitecore CMS
6 13 (2.13%) Confluence
7 12 (1.97%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.97%) FileNet
8 11 (1.80%) LiveCycle
9 10 (1.64%) Node.js
10 9 (1.48%) Drupal
11 8 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.98%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
13 5 (0.82%) WordPress
14 4 (0.66%) Apache
15 3 (0.49%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
15 3 (0.49%) Joomla!
16 2 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 52 (8.52%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.98%) MS Office
3 3 (0.49%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.16%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 3 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.16%) Shopify
2 1 (0.16%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 25 (4.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (1.80%) IaaS
2 11 (1.80%) PaaS
3 10 (1.64%) GitHub
4 4 (0.66%) Basecamp
4 4 (0.66%) Trello
5 3 (0.49%) Office 365
6 2 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.16%) SaaS
7 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.11%) Internet
2 7 (1.15%) Intranet
3 3 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.33%) FTP
4 2 (0.33%) HTTP
5 1 (0.16%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 256 (41.97%) SQL Server
2 59 (9.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 53 (8.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 49 (8.03%) MySQL
5 46 (7.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 34 (5.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 32 (5.25%) Relational Database
8 30 (4.92%) SQL Server 2012
9 23 (3.77%) Oracle Database
9 23 (3.77%) MongoDB
9 23 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (3.28%) NoSQL
11 16 (2.62%) Oracle Database 11g
12 15 (2.46%) OLAP
13 14 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
13 14 (2.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 14 (2.30%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
15 7 (1.15%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (1.15%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 74 (12.13%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.21%) NUnit
3 37 (6.07%) Subversion
4 30 (4.92%) Team Foundation Server
5 27 (4.43%) Maven
6 26 (4.26%) MSTest
6 26 (4.26%) Moq
7 21 (3.44%) Jenkins
7 21 (3.44%) Oracle Forms
8 17 (2.79%) Hudson
9 16 (2.62%) Git (software)
9 16 (2.62%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (2.13%) JIRA
11 11 (1.80%) Ant
11 11 (1.80%) JUnit
12 10 (1.64%) Mercurial
13 8 (1.31%) Eclipse
13 8 (1.31%) Selenium
14 7 (1.15%) Apache Ivy
14 7 (1.15%) Xcode
General
1 57 (9.34%) Finance
2 22 (3.61%) Advertising
3 21 (3.44%) Marketing
4 19 (3.11%) Legal
5 18 (2.95%) Retail
6 11 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.80%) Manufacturing
7 10 (1.64%) Electronics
7 10 (1.64%) Back Office
8 6 (0.98%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.82%) Games
10 3 (0.49%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 326 (53.44%) .NET
2 301 (49.34%) HTML
3 244 (40.00%) CSS
4 210 (34.43%) ASP.NET
5 154 (25.25%) jQuery
6 111 (18.20%) XML
7 105 (17.21%) Web Services
8 101 (16.56%) .NET Framework
9 93 (15.25%) WCF
10 81 (13.28%) HTML5
11 76 (12.46%) WinForms
12 68 (11.15%) Spring
13 60 (9.84%) Ajax
14 55 (9.02%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 54 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 47 (7.70%) ASP.NET MVC
17 44 (7.21%) J2EE
18 43 (7.05%) Hibernate
19 40 (6.56%) SOAP
20 35 (5.74%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (5.08%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.92%) Open Source
3 20 (3.28%) Mobile App
4 14 (2.30%) GIS
4 14 (2.30%) Inversion of Control
5 13 (2.13%) N-Tier
6 12 (1.97%) Client/Server
7 11 (1.80%) Social Network
7 11 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (1.48%) Blackberry
8 9 (1.48%) DTV
9 8 (1.31%) iPhone
10 7 (1.15%) RIA
10 7 (1.15%) Management Information System
11 5 (0.82%) Social Media
12 4 (0.66%) EPoS
12 4 (0.66%) Arduino
12 4 (0.66%) Kindle
13 3 (0.49%) Mobile Payment
13 3 (0.49%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 74 (12.13%) Windows
2 41 (6.72%) Android
3 37 (6.07%) Linux
4 32 (5.25%) Apple iOS
5 12 (1.97%) UNIX
6 8 (1.31%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.98%) Mac OS
8 5 (0.82%) Windows 8
8 5 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.33%) Windows Phone 8
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (27.21%) MVC
2 126 (20.66%) OO
3 120 (19.67%) Scrum
4 117 (19.18%) Agile Software Development
5 100 (16.39%) TDD
6 68 (11.15%) Software Engineering
7 48 (7.87%) Web Development
8 46 (7.54%) OOD
9 43 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (6.89%) Continuous Integration
11 37 (6.07%) OOP
12 36 (5.90%) E-Commerce
13 30 (4.92%) Unit Testing
14 28 (4.59%) UML
14 28 (4.59%) Android Development
14 28 (4.59%) iOS Development
15 26 (4.26%) Web Application Development
16 25 (4.10%) SOA
17 22 (3.61%) DSDM
17 22 (3.61%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 274 (44.92%) JavaScript
2 265 (43.44%) C#
3 218 (35.74%) SQL
4 185 (30.33%) Java
5 109 (17.87%) PHP
6 79 (12.95%) C++
7 65 (10.66%) T-SQL
8 63 (10.33%) VB.NET
9 26 (4.26%) VB
10 23 (3.77%) Scala
11 22 (3.61%) Groovy
12 17 (2.79%) C
13 16 (2.62%) Perl
14 15 (2.46%) Objective-C
15 14 (2.30%) PHP5
15 14 (2.30%) Clojure
16 7 (1.15%) PL/SQL
17 6 (0.98%) XAML
18 5 (0.82%) Ruby
18 5 (0.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 47 (7.70%) Degree
2 15 (2.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.49%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.49%) MCSE
4 3 (0.49%) MCSA
5 2 (0.33%) MCSD
6 1 (0.16%) MCTS
6 1 (0.16%) MCP
6 1 (0.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.97%) QA
2 8 (1.31%) SLA
3 4 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 154 (25.25%) Microsoft
2 46 (7.54%) Oracle
3 25 (4.10%) Twitter
4 17 (2.79%) Sitecore
5 16 (2.62%) Facebook
6 13 (2.13%) Adobe
6 13 (2.13%) IBM
7 10 (1.64%) Google
8 9 (1.48%) Zend
8 9 (1.48%) SAP
9 7 (1.15%) Business Objects
10 5 (0.82%) Xamarin
11 4 (0.66%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (0.49%) Cognos
13 2 (0.33%) Embarcadero
13 2 (0.33%) Apple
13 2 (0.33%) Alterian
14 1 (0.16%) iRise
14 1 (0.16%) Coverity
14 1 (0.16%) Wind River
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Exposed Solutions
Salary: £0
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Pension & benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
The People Network
Salary: £37000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 16 hours ago
Rhyl, Clwyd
Hays IT
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + excellent benefits!
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: To £30K
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Connectus
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £33000 - £34000 per annum + Bens
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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