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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Developer
Rank 5 1 2
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 17 50 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 19.10% 49.02% 37.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 19.10% 54.35% 37.84%
Number of salaries quoted 16 49 13
Average salary £29,023 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.53% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £21,400 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £40,000 £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £36,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.94% -
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
89 92 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 100.00% 90.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 89 35
Average salary £42,500 £27,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.54% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 September 2014.

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 September 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
Swansea -5 16 £29,023 +5.53% 4
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 29 (52.73%) .NET
2 28 (50.91%) HTML
3 27 (49.09%) C#
3 27 (49.09%) SQL
4 24 (43.64%) CSS
5 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 20 (36.36%) MVC
6 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
6 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) Java
9 14 (25.45%) XML
9 14 (25.45%) Windows
10 13 (23.64%) Scrum
11 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
11 12 (21.82%) XSLT
11 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
11 12 (21.82%) jQuery
12 11 (20.00%) WCF
12 11 (20.00%) Android
12 11 (20.00%) OO
12 11 (20.00%) WinForms
13 10 (18.18%) WPF
14 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
14 9 (16.36%) Spring
15 8 (14.55%) GIS
15 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (14.55%) Web Services
15 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
15 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 12 (21.82%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (7.27%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.82%) Drupal
3 1 (1.82%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.82%) WordPress
3 1 (1.82%) LiveCycle
3 1 (1.82%) Confluence
3 1 (1.82%) ArcGIS
3 1 (1.82%) FileNet
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) SSH
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (34.55%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 10g
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database 11g
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
3 6 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (5.45%) MySQL
6 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 3 (5.45%) Star Schema
6 3 (5.45%) OLAP
7 1 (1.82%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
7 1 (1.82%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 9 (16.36%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (12.73%) Mercurial
3 4 (7.27%) Xcode
4 3 (5.45%) NUnit
4 3 (5.45%) MSTest
4 3 (5.45%) Rhino Mocks
4 3 (5.45%) Moq
5 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.64%) Subversion
5 2 (3.64%) Maven
5 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.82%) JIRA
6 1 (1.82%) Selenium
6 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.82%) Ant
6 1 (1.82%) JUnit
6 1 (1.82%) Hudson
General
1 1 (1.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) .NET
2 28 (50.91%) HTML
3 24 (43.64%) CSS
4 20 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 14 (25.45%) XML
6 12 (21.82%) XSLT
6 12 (21.82%) .NET Framework
6 12 (21.82%) jQuery
7 11 (20.00%) WCF
7 11 (20.00%) WinForms
8 10 (18.18%) WPF
9 9 (16.36%) Spring
10 8 (14.55%) Web Services
10 8 (14.55%) HTML5
11 7 (12.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 7 (12.73%) Silverlight
11 7 (12.73%) LINQ
11 7 (12.73%) Struts
12 6 (10.91%) JSP
12 6 (10.91%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.55%) GIS
2 7 (12.73%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.91%) Open Source
4 5 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 4 (7.27%) RIA
5 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
6 3 (5.45%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Android
3 7 (12.73%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.82%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (36.36%) MVC
2 13 (23.64%) Scrum
3 11 (20.00%) OO
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (12.73%) Android Development
5 7 (12.73%) iOS Development
6 6 (10.91%) TDD
7 5 (9.09%) RUP
7 5 (9.09%) DSDM
7 5 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
7 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (9.09%) Web Development
7 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (7.27%) Kanban
8 4 (7.27%) Requirements Analysis
8 4 (7.27%) Migration
8 4 (7.27%) Content Management
8 4 (7.27%) Web Application Development
8 4 (7.27%) Analytics
8 4 (7.27%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 27 (49.09%) C#
1 27 (49.09%) SQL
2 19 (34.55%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) Java
4 8 (14.55%) VB.NET
5 7 (12.73%) PHP
6 4 (7.27%) T-SQL
6 4 (7.27%) VB
6 4 (7.27%) Perl
6 4 (7.27%) C++
6 4 (7.27%) Objective-C
6 4 (7.27%) Scala
7 1 (1.82%) Clojure
7 1 (1.82%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (1.82%) TypeScript
7 1 (1.82%) VB6
7 1 (1.82%) Groovy
7 1 (1.82%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) MCSE
2 3 (5.45%) MCSA
2 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Puppet
1 1 (1.82%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) MicroStrategy
4 3 (5.45%) Cognos
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Adobe
5 1 (1.82%) Twitter
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