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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Developer
Rank 2 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 39 14 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 52.00% 23.33% 61.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 52.70% 23.73% 62.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 49
Average salary £30,000 £36,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.36% +18.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £38,250 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
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
74 59 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Wales 98.67% 98.33% 98.75%
Number of salaries quoted 67 44 75
Average salary £30,000 £36,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £37,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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 39 £30,000 -18.36% 5
Developer
Wales

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 52 (64.20%) .NET
2 48 (59.26%) MVC
3 45 (55.56%) C#
4 42 (51.85%) HTML
5 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
6 39 (48.15%) CSS
7 35 (43.21%) ASP.NET
7 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (40.74%) SQL
9 25 (30.86%) jQuery
10 24 (29.63%) .NET Framework
10 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
10 24 (29.63%) OO
11 22 (27.16%) TDD
12 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
13 17 (20.99%) Degree
13 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
14 15 (18.52%) OOP
14 15 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
15 14 (17.28%) Web Development
16 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
16 13 (16.05%) Scrum
17 12 (14.81%) XML
17 12 (14.81%) HTML5
18 11 (13.58%) SDLC
18 11 (13.58%) SaaS
18 11 (13.58%) NUnit
18 11 (13.58%) OOD
18 11 (13.58%) Advertising
19 10 (12.35%) PHP

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in West Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (18.52%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.94%) CMS
3 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.23%) Drupal
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (13.58%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (3.70%) MS Access
2 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
3 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (13.58%) NUnit
2 8 (9.88%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.64%) Git (software)
4 4 (4.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.70%) Moq
6 1 (1.23%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 11 (13.58%) Advertising
2 6 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (2.47%) Retail
4 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (64.20%) .NET
2 42 (51.85%) HTML
3 39 (48.15%) CSS
4 35 (43.21%) ASP.NET
5 25 (30.86%) jQuery
6 24 (29.63%) .NET Framework
7 18 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC
8 17 (20.99%) ASP.NET Web API
9 12 (14.81%) HTML5
9 12 (14.81%) XML
10 10 (12.35%) CSS3
11 8 (9.88%) NHibernate
12 7 (8.64%) AngularJS
12 7 (8.64%) Web Services
13 6 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (6.17%) WCF
15 4 (4.94%) Ajax
15 4 (4.94%) JSON
15 4 (4.94%) LINQ
15 4 (4.94%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Digital Media
2 3 (3.70%) Health Informatics
2 3 (3.70%) Informatics
2 3 (3.70%) Life Science
2 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
2 3 (3.70%) NHS
3 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.23%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.23%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Android
2 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
2 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 4 (4.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (59.26%) MVC
2 35 (43.21%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (29.63%) OO
4 22 (27.16%) TDD
5 15 (18.52%) OOP
6 14 (17.28%) Web Development
7 13 (16.05%) Scrum
8 11 (13.58%) OOD
8 11 (13.58%) SDLC
9 7 (8.64%) Front End Development
10 6 (7.41%) Dependency Injection
10 6 (7.41%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.17%) Product Management
12 4 (4.94%) Analytics
12 4 (4.94%) API Development
12 4 (4.94%) API Integration
12 4 (4.94%) SEO
12 4 (4.94%) User Stories
12 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
13 3 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (55.56%) C#
2 40 (49.38%) JavaScript
3 33 (40.74%) SQL
4 10 (12.35%) PHP
5 9 (11.11%) VB.NET
6 6 (7.41%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.17%) Java
8 4 (4.94%) Ruby
8 4 (4.94%) VB
9 3 (3.70%) C
9 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
9 3 (3.70%) VB6
9 3 (3.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (20.99%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.70%) Facebook
2 3 (3.70%) IBM
2 3 (3.70%) Xamarin
3 2 (2.47%) Sage
4 1 (1.23%) Nintex
4 1 (1.23%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.23%) Twitter
4 1 (1.23%) Zend
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