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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 336 468 326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 25.65% 35.35% 32.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 26.69% 36.79% 33.82%
Number of salaries quoted 316 431 308
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
1259 1272 964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.11% 96.07% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1094 1133 876
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 0 294 £35,000 +7.69% 58
North Wales +4 19 £30,000 - 14
West Wales -4 17 £29,023 +5.53% 4
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 335 (53.51%) .NET
2 305 (48.72%) HTML
3 279 (44.57%) JavaScript
4 271 (43.29%) C#
5 257 (41.05%) SQL Server
6 244 (38.98%) CSS
7 233 (37.22%) SQL
8 206 (32.91%) ASP.NET
9 184 (29.39%) Java
10 163 (26.04%) MVC
10 163 (26.04%) Microsoft
11 161 (25.72%) jQuery
12 124 (19.81%) OO
13 123 (19.65%) XML
14 120 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
15 119 (19.01%) Scrum
16 108 (17.25%) .NET Framework
17 107 (17.09%) Web Services
18 104 (16.61%) TDD
19 103 (16.45%) PHP
20 93 (14.86%) WCF
21 91 (14.54%) HTML5
22 83 (13.26%) C++
23 78 (12.46%) T-SQL
24 77 (12.30%) Windows
25 72 (11.50%) Spring
26 68 (10.86%) VB.NET
27 67 (10.70%) WinForms
28 66 (10.54%) Software Engineering
29 65 (10.38%) Visual Studio

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 44 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 26 (4.15%) CMS
3 17 (2.72%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.56%) Umbraco
4 16 (2.56%) Node.js
5 15 (2.40%) IIS
6 14 (2.24%) Sitecore CMS
7 12 (1.92%) Confluence
7 12 (1.92%) FileNet
8 11 (1.76%) LiveCycle
9 9 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (1.44%) Drupal
10 8 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 6 (0.96%) WordPress
12 4 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (0.64%) Joomla!
12 4 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.64%) Apache
12 4 (0.64%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.48%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 58 (9.27%) MS Excel
2 6 (0.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.16%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.16%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.16%) Shopify
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.08%) PaaS
2 13 (2.08%) IaaS
3 4 (0.64%) GitHub
3 4 (0.64%) Basecamp
3 4 (0.64%) Trello
4 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.48%) Office 365
5 2 (0.32%) SaaS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.47%) Internet
2 6 (0.96%) Intranet
3 2 (0.32%) FTP
3 2 (0.32%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) SSH
4 1 (0.16%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 257 (41.05%) SQL Server
2 61 (9.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 58 (9.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 56 (8.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (7.83%) MySQL
6 43 (6.87%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 41 (6.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (5.59%) Data Warehouse
9 25 (3.99%) NoSQL
9 25 (3.99%) Relational Database
10 24 (3.83%) OLAP
11 23 (3.67%) MongoDB
12 19 (3.04%) Oracle Database
13 18 (2.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 18 (2.88%) Crystal Reports
14 13 (2.08%) Apache Cassandra
14 13 (2.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 10 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
16 7 (1.12%) Big Data
17 6 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 65 (10.38%) Visual Studio
2 44 (7.03%) NUnit
3 31 (4.95%) Subversion
3 31 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 28 (4.47%) Maven
5 24 (3.83%) MSTest
5 24 (3.83%) Moq
6 23 (3.67%) Jenkins
7 22 (3.51%) Git (software)
8 18 (2.88%) Oracle Forms
9 16 (2.56%) Hudson
10 14 (2.24%) JUnit
11 13 (2.08%) JIRA
12 12 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
12 12 (1.92%) Eclipse
12 12 (1.92%) Ant
13 9 (1.44%) Mercurial
13 9 (1.44%) Selenium
14 8 (1.28%) PowerBuilder
15 7 (1.12%) Xcode
General
1 63 (10.06%) Finance
2 30 (4.79%) Advertising
3 20 (3.19%) Legal
4 19 (3.04%) Retail
5 18 (2.88%) Marketing
6 13 (2.08%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.76%) Electronics
7 11 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.28%) Games
8 8 (1.28%) Multimedia
9 4 (0.64%) Banking
9 4 (0.64%) Back Office
10 3 (0.48%) Billing
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 335 (53.51%) .NET
2 305 (48.72%) HTML
3 244 (38.98%) CSS
4 206 (32.91%) ASP.NET
5 161 (25.72%) jQuery
6 123 (19.65%) XML
7 108 (17.25%) .NET Framework
8 107 (17.09%) Web Services
9 93 (14.86%) WCF
10 91 (14.54%) HTML5
11 72 (11.50%) Spring
12 67 (10.70%) WinForms
13 64 (10.22%) Ajax
14 59 (9.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 57 (9.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 48 (7.67%) Hibernate
17 45 (7.19%) J2EE
17 45 (7.19%) ASP.NET MVC
18 41 (6.55%) SOAP
19 37 (5.91%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 39 (6.23%) Computer Science
2 31 (4.95%) Open Source
3 24 (3.83%) Mobile App
4 15 (2.40%) GIS
4 15 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
5 13 (2.08%) N-Tier
6 12 (1.92%) RIA
6 12 (1.92%) Client/Server
6 12 (1.92%) DTV
6 12 (1.92%) Management Information System
7 11 (1.76%) Inversion of Control
8 8 (1.28%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.12%) IPTV
10 5 (0.80%) Digital Media
10 5 (0.80%) iPhone
11 4 (0.64%) EPoS
12 3 (0.48%) Arduino
12 3 (0.48%) Mobile Payment
12 3 (0.48%) Social Network
13 2 (0.32%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 77 (12.30%) Windows
2 36 (5.75%) Linux
3 35 (5.59%) Android
4 29 (4.63%) Apple iOS
5 13 (2.08%) UNIX
6 11 (1.76%) Mac OS
7 8 (1.28%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.80%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone 8
11 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (26.04%) MVC
2 124 (19.81%) OO
3 120 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
4 119 (19.01%) Scrum
5 104 (16.61%) TDD
6 66 (10.54%) Software Engineering
7 57 (9.11%) OOD
8 51 (8.15%) Web Development
9 48 (7.67%) Business Intelligence
10 46 (7.35%) OOP
11 41 (6.55%) E-Commerce
12 40 (6.39%) Continuous Integration
13 30 (4.79%) Unit Testing
14 26 (4.15%) ETL
15 25 (3.99%) Web Application Development
16 24 (3.83%) iOS Development
16 24 (3.83%) SOA
16 24 (3.83%) UML
17 23 (3.67%) Android Development
18 21 (3.35%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 279 (44.57%) JavaScript
2 271 (43.29%) C#
3 233 (37.22%) SQL
4 184 (29.39%) Java
5 103 (16.45%) PHP
6 83 (13.26%) C++
7 78 (12.46%) T-SQL
8 68 (10.86%) VB.NET
9 32 (5.11%) VB
10 22 (3.51%) Groovy
10 22 (3.51%) Scala
11 19 (3.04%) C
12 17 (2.72%) Perl
13 14 (2.24%) PHP5
14 13 (2.08%) Clojure
15 11 (1.76%) Objective-C
15 11 (1.76%) Ruby
16 9 (1.44%) Python
17 7 (1.12%) PL/SQL
18 6 (0.96%) XAML
Qualifications
1 61 (9.74%) Degree
2 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.12%) Security Cleared
4 5 (0.80%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.48%) MCSE
5 3 (0.48%) MCSA
6 2 (0.32%) MCSD
7 1 (0.16%) ISEB
7 1 (0.16%) MCP
7 1 (0.16%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.76%) QA
2 9 (1.44%) SLA
3 2 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (0.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (0.16%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.16%) Puppet
1 1 (0.16%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 163 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 48 (7.67%) Oracle
3 18 (2.88%) Twitter
4 17 (2.72%) Sitecore
5 14 (2.24%) Facebook
6 13 (2.08%) IBM
7 12 (1.92%) SAP
8 11 (1.76%) Adobe
9 8 (1.28%) Zend
10 6 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 5 (0.80%) Xamarin
12 4 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
12 4 (0.64%) Sage
13 3 (0.48%) Cognos
13 3 (0.48%) Google
14 2 (0.32%) Embarcadero
14 2 (0.32%) Apple
14 2 (0.32%) Alterian
15 1 (0.16%) TOWER Software
15 1 (0.16%) HP
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Salary: c.£35K (depending upon experience) + Excellent Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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