The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Wales region that had Software Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 51 77 47
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 55 30 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 4.23% 2.08% 4.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.41% 2.12% 4.30%
Number of salaries quoted 52 24 48
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £34,300 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software 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
1247 1414 1256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.85% 98.26% 98.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1082 1215 1058
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of job ads across the Wales region that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wales region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Software 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 Software Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +23 42 £37,500 -3.22% 16
West Wales - 5 £32,000 - 2
North Wales +7 3 £45,000 +28.57%
Software Developer
UK

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 71 (67.62%) C#
2 63 (60.00%) .NET
2 63 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 46 (43.81%) HTML
4 45 (42.86%) MVC
5 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
6 39 (37.14%) SQL
6 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
6 39 (37.14%) CSS
7 38 (36.19%) Java
8 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
9 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
10 29 (27.62%) Scrum
11 28 (26.67%) SDLC
12 22 (20.95%) jQuery
12 22 (20.95%) C++
13 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
14 20 (19.05%) Degree
15 19 (18.10%) PHP
16 17 (16.19%) TDD
16 17 (16.19%) Team Foundation Server
16 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
17 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
17 16 (15.24%) T-SQL
18 15 (14.29%) IIS
18 15 (14.29%) OO
18 15 (14.29%) Python
18 15 (14.29%) Games
18 15 (14.29%) HTML5
19 13 (12.38%) Web Services

Software 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 15 (14.29%) IIS
2 11 (10.48%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.62%) Tomcat
4 3 (2.86%) JBoss
4 3 (2.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.90%) Apache
5 2 (1.90%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.95%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.95%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 7 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 1 (0.95%) GitHub
3 1 (0.95%) IaaS
3 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (1.90%) HTTP
3 1 (0.95%) Broadband
3 1 (0.95%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (37.14%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 7 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (4.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.81%) MySQL
4 4 (3.81%) Relational Database
4 4 (3.81%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.86%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (2.86%) Big Data
5 3 (2.86%) Neo4j
5 3 (2.86%) QlikView
6 1 (0.95%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.95%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.95%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (16.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (8.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.57%) NUnit
3 6 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 5 (4.76%) NMock
4 5 (4.76%) Subversion
5 4 (3.81%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.86%) Mercurial
7 1 (0.95%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.95%) JUnit
7 1 (0.95%) Maven
7 1 (0.95%) Moq
7 1 (0.95%) MSTest
7 1 (0.95%) StyleCop
General
1 15 (14.29%) Games
2 10 (9.52%) Finance
3 4 (3.81%) Advertising
4 3 (2.86%) Electronics
4 3 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.86%) Marketing
4 3 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (60.00%) .NET
2 46 (43.81%) HTML
3 39 (37.14%) CSS
4 34 (32.38%) ASP.NET
5 22 (20.95%) jQuery
6 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (16.19%) AngularJS
8 16 (15.24%) .NET Framework
9 15 (14.29%) HTML5
10 13 (12.38%) Web Services
11 11 (10.48%) Ajax
11 11 (10.48%) XML
12 10 (9.52%) CSS3
12 10 (9.52%) WCF
13 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (6.67%) Node.js
13 7 (6.67%) Spring
14 6 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
14 6 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.48%) User Experience
2 6 (5.71%) Client/Server
2 6 (5.71%) Computer Science
3 5 (4.76%) Clustering
3 5 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.90%) Informatics
5 2 (1.90%) NHS
5 2 (1.90%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.95%) Digital TV
6 1 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.95%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.95%) IPTV
6 1 (0.95%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.95%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.62%) Windows
2 6 (5.71%) Linux
3 5 (4.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.95%) Android
4 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.95%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (42.86%) MVC
3 29 (27.62%) Scrum
4 28 (26.67%) SDLC
5 17 (16.19%) TDD
6 15 (14.29%) OO
7 12 (11.43%) Software Engineering
8 9 (8.57%) DevOps
8 9 (8.57%) OOP
9 8 (7.62%) Web Development
10 6 (5.71%) Waterfall
11 5 (4.76%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.76%) BDD
11 5 (4.76%) Content Management
11 5 (4.76%) Document Management
11 5 (4.76%) Enterprise Content Management
11 5 (4.76%) Load Balancing
11 5 (4.76%) Mentoring
11 5 (4.76%) Workflow
11 5 (4.76%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (67.62%) C#
2 40 (38.10%) JavaScript
3 39 (37.14%) SQL
4 38 (36.19%) Java
5 22 (20.95%) C++
6 19 (18.10%) PHP
7 16 (15.24%) T-SQL
8 15 (14.29%) Python
9 11 (10.48%) Ruby
9 11 (10.48%) VB
9 11 (10.48%) VB.NET
10 3 (2.86%) R
11 2 (1.90%) VB6
12 1 (0.95%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.95%) ActionScript 3.0
12 1 (0.95%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.95%) Delphi
12 1 (0.95%) Perl
12 1 (0.95%) Scala
12 1 (0.95%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 20 (19.05%) Degree
2 1 (0.95%) Postgraduate
2 1 (0.95%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.95%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (0.95%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 5 (4.76%) OpenText
2 5 (4.76%) Oracle
2 5 (4.76%) TOWER Software
3 4 (3.81%) Sybase
4 3 (2.86%) Google
4 3 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (0.95%) Adobe
5 1 (0.95%) RedGate
5 1 (0.95%) Siemens
5 1 (0.95%) Sony
5 1 (0.95%) Sun
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