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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 4 1
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 12 18 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 32.43% 19.35% 49.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.43% 19.57% 55.06%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 47
Average salary £47,500 £26,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.95% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £22,150 £23,100
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £33,207 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
37 92 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 100.00% 98.92% 89.90%
Number of salaries quoted 25 75 85
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £40,000 £60,000
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 3 August 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 3 August 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 +3 12 £47,500 +80.95%
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 9 (42.86%) C#
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 8 (38.10%) Degree
3 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 7 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (28.57%) MVC
4 6 (28.57%) CSS
5 5 (23.81%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) HTML5
6 4 (19.05%) PHP
6 4 (19.05%) SQL
6 4 (19.05%) MySQL
7 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (14.29%) XHTML
7 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
7 3 (14.29%) CSS3
7 3 (14.29%) VBA
7 3 (14.29%) jQuery
7 3 (14.29%) SDLC
8 2 (9.52%) Nintex
8 2 (9.52%) OOP
8 2 (9.52%) Web Development
8 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
8 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
8 2 (9.52%) Workflow
8 2 (9.52%) SharePoint

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
1 2 (9.52%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Intranet
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) MySQL
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.76%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.76%) NUnit
2 1 (4.76%) Moq
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Publishing
1 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (33.33%) HTML
3 6 (28.57%) CSS
4 5 (23.81%) HTML5
5 3 (14.29%) XHTML
5 3 (14.29%) jQuery
5 3 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Framework
7 1 (4.76%) Java EE
7 1 (4.76%) WCF
7 1 (4.76%) WPF
7 1 (4.76%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (4.76%) LINQ
7 1 (4.76%) XML
7 1 (4.76%) Autofac
7 1 (4.76%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (28.57%) MVC
3 5 (23.81%) OO
4 3 (14.29%) SDLC
5 2 (9.52%) OOP
5 2 (9.52%) OOD
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
6 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.76%) System Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Market Research
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
6 1 (4.76%) Dependency Injection
6 1 (4.76%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) C#
2 7 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (19.05%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (38.10%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Nintex
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft