The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West 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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 3 2 1
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 16 49 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 29.63% 57.65% 52.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 30.77% 61.25% 54.76%
Number of salaries quoted 12 49 43
Average salary £36,750 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.07% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £22,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West 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
West Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52 80 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 96.30% 94.12% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 41 79 75
Average salary £36,000 £31,000 £28,736
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.12% +7.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Developer in the job title across the West Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in West Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Developer Salary Trend in West Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in West Wales

Developer
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
Swansea -1 13 £37,500 +12.78% 3
Pembrokeshire - 3 £26,500 - 1
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 24 (70.59%) HTML
3 22 (64.71%) C#
3 22 (64.71%) .NET
4 21 (61.76%) HTML5
5 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
6 17 (50.00%) CSS
7 16 (47.06%) MVC
8 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
8 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (32.35%) jQuery
10 10 (29.41%) SQL
11 9 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
12 8 (23.53%) Degree
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
13 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
13 7 (20.59%) TypeScript
13 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Database
13 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (20.59%) CSS3
14 6 (17.65%) Durandal
14 6 (17.65%) Scrum
14 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
15 5 (14.71%) TDD
15 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
15 5 (14.71%) PHP
16 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
16 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 4 (11.76%) Node.js
16 4 (11.76%) SaaS

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the West 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 4 (11.76%) Node.js
2 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
3 2 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (2.94%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.76%) SaaS
3 1 (2.94%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (41.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (11.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) NUnit
1 2 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (5.88%) Moq
2 1 (2.94%) GitLab
General
1 1 (2.94%) Electronics
1 1 (2.94%) Advertising
1 1 (2.94%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (70.59%) HTML
2 22 (64.71%) .NET
3 21 (61.76%) HTML5
4 18 (52.94%) ASP.NET
5 17 (50.00%) CSS
6 11 (32.35%) jQuery
7 9 (26.47%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (20.59%) CSS3
8 7 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 6 (17.65%) Durandal
10 4 (11.76%) Sass
10 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
10 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (11.76%) Ajax
10 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
11 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 3 (8.82%) XHTML
12 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (5.88%) Autofac
12 2 (5.88%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.94%) Open Source
2 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Android
1 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) Scrum
4 5 (14.71%) TDD
5 4 (11.76%) Web Development
5 4 (11.76%) OO
6 3 (8.82%) B2B
6 3 (8.82%) Unit Testing
6 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) Product Management
7 2 (5.88%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (5.88%) Time Management
7 2 (5.88%) OOP
7 2 (5.88%) OOD
8 1 (2.94%) SOA
8 1 (2.94%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 25 (73.53%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) SQL
4 7 (20.59%) TypeScript
5 5 (14.71%) PHP
6 3 (8.82%) CoffeeScript
7 2 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.94%) VB6
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.94%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) VCP4
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Microsoft
Swansea, West Glamorgan
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Salary: 18,000 to 25,000 + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
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Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago