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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year
0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 449 273 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.54% 27.33% 42.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 33.76% 28.98% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 406 253 442
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -0.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,400 £42,200 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
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
1330 942 1112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 96.38% 94.29% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1144 791 958
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +1 375 £35,000 +4.47% 70
North Wales +1 50 £35,000 -12.50% 16
West Wales 0 16 £36,750 +13.07% 4
Mid Wales - 5 £30,000 -
Developer
UK

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

1 287 (38.47%) SQL
2 270 (36.19%) C#
3 267 (35.79%) HTML
4 262 (35.12%) .NET
5 248 (33.24%) SQL Server
6 228 (30.56%) JavaScript
7 227 (30.43%) CSS
8 217 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
9 191 (25.60%) Java
10 181 (24.26%) ASP.NET
11 180 (24.13%) MVC
12 145 (19.44%) Microsoft
13 136 (18.23%) jQuery
14 111 (14.88%) PHP
15 110 (14.75%) HTML5
16 103 (13.81%) TDD
17 98 (13.14%) Web Services
18 95 (12.73%) Scrum
19 90 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
20 88 (11.80%) Spring
21 85 (11.39%) OO
21 85 (11.39%) T-SQL
22 83 (11.13%) XML
22 83 (11.13%) Advertising
23 81 (10.86%) C++
24 80 (10.72%) Degree
25 79 (10.59%) OOP
26 78 (10.46%) Apple iOS
27 76 (10.19%) REST
27 76 (10.19%) .NET Framework

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 50 (6.70%) Node.js
2 28 (3.75%) Tomcat
3 27 (3.62%) Apache
4 23 (3.08%) CMS
5 14 (1.88%) SharePoint
6 11 (1.47%) WebLogic
6 11 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.21%) Umbraco
8 7 (0.94%) JBoss
8 7 (0.94%) SAS
9 6 (0.80%) IIS
9 6 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.54%) Confluence
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.40%) WordPress
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Application Server
11 3 (0.40%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.27%) Oracle 10gAS
12 2 (0.27%) Joomla!
12 2 (0.27%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 49 (6.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.94%) PowerPivot
3 6 (0.80%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.40%) MS Office
6 1 (0.13%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (2.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.21%) Dynamics AX
2 9 (1.21%) Staffware
3 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.54%) INSURE/90
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
5 3 (0.40%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.27%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.13%) Agresso
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
7 1 (0.13%) Summit
7 1 (0.13%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.13%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.95%) PaaS
2 16 (2.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (2.01%) SaaS
4 7 (0.94%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.94%) GitHub
5 3 (0.40%) IaaS
6 1 (0.13%) Joyent
6 1 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 44 (5.90%) HTTP
2 17 (2.28%) Intranet
3 9 (1.21%) Internet
4 8 (1.07%) TCP/IP
5 7 (0.94%) Network Security
6 5 (0.67%) SSH
7 2 (0.27%) LAN
8 1 (0.13%) DVB
8 1 (0.13%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (33.24%) SQL Server
2 74 (9.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 60 (8.04%) MySQL
4 59 (7.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 51 (6.84%) SQL Server 2008
6 45 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
7 41 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 38 (5.09%) NoSQL
9 30 (4.02%) Relational Database
10 26 (3.49%) OLAP
11 25 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
12 24 (3.22%) MongoDB
13 22 (2.95%) Big Data
14 18 (2.41%) Data Mining
15 15 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
15 15 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (1.74%) OLAP Cube
17 12 (1.61%) Crystal Reports
18 11 (1.47%) Oracle Reports
18 11 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 57 (7.64%) Git (software)
2 29 (3.89%) Visual Studio
3 28 (3.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 24 (3.22%) JUnit
5 22 (2.95%) NUnit
6 19 (2.55%) Eclipse
6 19 (2.55%) Xcode
7 17 (2.28%) Subversion
8 16 (2.14%) Maven
9 15 (2.01%) MSTest
10 13 (1.74%) Rhino Mocks
10 13 (1.74%) Jenkins
10 13 (1.74%) Ant
11 11 (1.47%) Moq
12 9 (1.21%) Mockito
13 6 (0.80%) Selenium
14 5 (0.67%) NetBeans
14 5 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
14 5 (0.67%) EasyMock
15 4 (0.54%) JIRA
General
1 83 (11.13%) Advertising
2 74 (9.92%) Finance
3 43 (5.76%) Marketing
4 32 (4.29%) Telecoms
5 24 (3.22%) Banking
6 17 (2.28%) Multimedia
6 17 (2.28%) Automotive
7 14 (1.88%) Retail
8 11 (1.47%) Electronics
9 10 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.67%) Legal
10 5 (0.67%) Games
11 4 (0.54%) Billing
12 3 (0.40%) Law
13 1 (0.13%) Welsh Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 267 (35.79%) HTML
2 262 (35.12%) .NET
3 227 (30.43%) CSS
4 181 (24.26%) ASP.NET
5 136 (18.23%) jQuery
6 110 (14.75%) HTML5
7 98 (13.14%) Web Services
8 88 (11.80%) Spring
9 83 (11.13%) XML
10 76 (10.19%) .NET Framework
10 76 (10.19%) REST
11 71 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 71 (9.52%) WCF
12 62 (8.31%) Ajax
13 58 (7.77%) Hibernate
14 55 (7.37%) CSS3
15 53 (7.10%) JSON
16 46 (6.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 46 (6.17%) RESTful
16 46 (6.17%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
2 33 (4.42%) Mobile App
2 33 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
3 29 (3.89%) Computer Science
4 16 (2.14%) Client/Server
5 15 (2.01%) DTV
6 14 (1.88%) N-Tier
6 14 (1.88%) Digital Media
7 13 (1.74%) Data Integration
8 12 (1.61%) iPad
8 12 (1.61%) Data Structures
9 11 (1.47%) User Experience
9 11 (1.47%) Open Source
10 8 (1.07%) iPhone
11 7 (0.94%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 7 (0.94%) Mathematics
12 6 (0.80%) Tandem
12 6 (0.80%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 78 (10.46%) Apple iOS
2 64 (8.58%) Windows
3 53 (7.10%) Android
4 36 (4.83%) Linux
5 17 (2.28%) UNIX
6 14 (1.88%) Windows Mobile
7 10 (1.34%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.27%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (29.09%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (24.13%) MVC
3 103 (13.81%) TDD
4 95 (12.73%) Scrum
5 90 (12.06%) Business Intelligence
6 85 (11.39%) OO
7 79 (10.59%) OOP
8 75 (10.05%) Software Engineering
9 72 (9.65%) ETL
10 66 (8.85%) Unit Testing
11 54 (7.24%) OOD
12 51 (6.84%) Web Development
13 48 (6.43%) BDD
14 43 (5.76%) Web Application Development
15 42 (5.63%) iOS Development
16 38 (5.09%) E-Commerce
17 37 (4.96%) Continuous Integration
18 33 (4.42%) CRM
19 31 (4.16%) Mentoring
20 29 (3.89%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 287 (38.47%) SQL
2 270 (36.19%) C#
3 228 (30.56%) JavaScript
4 191 (25.60%) Java
5 111 (14.88%) PHP
6 85 (11.39%) T-SQL
7 81 (10.86%) C++
8 64 (8.58%) Objective-C
9 46 (6.17%) VB.NET
10 38 (5.09%) Ruby
11 31 (4.16%) C
12 24 (3.22%) VB
13 19 (2.55%) XAML
14 18 (2.41%) Python
15 15 (2.01%) PHP5
16 14 (1.88%) TypeScript
17 13 (1.74%) Perl
18 11 (1.47%) PL/SQL
19 8 (1.07%) VB6
19 8 (1.07%) Scala
Qualifications
1 80 (10.72%) Degree
2 24 (3.22%) VCP4
3 9 (1.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (1.07%) SC Cleared
4 8 (1.07%) Security Cleared
5 7 (0.94%) MCDBA
6 3 (0.40%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (4.83%) QA
2 7 (0.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.13%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 145 (19.44%) Microsoft
2 62 (8.31%) Oracle
3 27 (3.62%) Facebook
4 13 (1.74%) Xamarin
4 13 (1.74%) Zend
4 13 (1.74%) SAP
5 11 (1.47%) BEA
6 10 (1.34%) Informatica
7 8 (1.07%) Apple
7 8 (1.07%) Cognos
7 8 (1.07%) Teradata
8 7 (0.94%) Sitecore
8 7 (0.94%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (0.80%) Adobe
9 6 (0.80%) TOWER Software
9 6 (0.80%) Twitter
10 5 (0.67%) hybris
10 5 (0.67%) IBM
11 4 (0.54%) Sencha
11 4 (0.54%) EPiServer
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: c.£38K + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + Pension / Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bangor, Gwynedd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wrexham, Clwyd
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Resource Management
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + pension, healthcare and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
South Wales
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Tank Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Very good benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
South Wales
Computer Recruiter Ltd
Salary: £25-40K, depending upon experience
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + strong bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum, Benefits excellent company benefits
Posted: 6 days ago