The table below looks at the statistics for the Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Wrexham 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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 2 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 14 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 46.67% 22.58% 45.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.67% 26.92% 45.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 3
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
Developer
North 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 Wrexham 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
Wrexham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
30 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 100.00% 83.87% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 25 21 9
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

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

Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wrexham

Developer
Salary Trend in Wrexham

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

Developer Salary Trend in Wrexham

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wrexham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Developer across the Wrexham region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Developer Salary Histogram in Wrexham

Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
3 23 (53.49%) C#
4 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
5 19 (44.19%) SQL
5 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (41.86%) .NET Framework
7 17 (39.53%) CSS
8 16 (37.21%) HTML
9 15 (34.88%) Entity Framework
10 14 (32.56%) MVC
11 12 (27.91%) Web Application Development
11 12 (27.91%) HTML5
12 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (25.58%) Web Development
12 11 (25.58%) jQuery
12 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
13 10 (23.26%) Advertising
13 10 (23.26%) TDD
13 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
13 10 (23.26%) WCF
13 10 (23.26%) Ruby
13 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
13 10 (23.26%) Facebook
13 10 (23.26%) BDD
13 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
13 10 (23.26%) RESTful
13 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
13 10 (23.26%) Node.js
14 9 (20.93%) Oracle

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Wrexham 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 10 (23.26%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (23.26%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (9.30%) Pentaho
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
4 3 (6.98%) MySQL
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle OWB
4 3 (6.98%) BODI
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
5 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) QlikView
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 10 (23.26%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.60%) Visual Studio
3 4 (9.30%) Talend Open Studio
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) AccuRev
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (23.26%) Advertising
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (69.77%) .NET
2 25 (58.14%) ASP.NET
3 18 (41.86%) .NET Framework
4 17 (39.53%) CSS
5 16 (37.21%) HTML
6 15 (34.88%) Entity Framework
7 12 (27.91%) HTML5
8 11 (25.58%) ASP.NET Web API
8 11 (25.58%) jQuery
9 10 (23.26%) RESTful
9 10 (23.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (23.26%) WCF
10 7 (16.28%) CSS3
11 5 (11.63%) Ajax
12 4 (9.30%) XML
12 4 (9.30%) J2SE
12 4 (9.30%) WPF
13 1 (2.33%) Spring
13 1 (2.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (11.63%) N-Tier
3 4 (9.30%) Smartphone
3 4 (9.30%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (32.56%) MVC
3 12 (27.91%) Web Application Development
4 11 (25.58%) Web Development
5 10 (23.26%) BDD
5 10 (23.26%) TDD
6 9 (20.93%) ETL
7 6 (13.95%) OO
8 4 (9.30%) Mobile Development
9 3 (6.98%) Mentoring
9 3 (6.98%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.98%) Migration
9 3 (6.98%) Data Migration
10 2 (4.65%) Software Engineering
10 2 (4.65%) OOP
10 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.65%) SEO
11 1 (2.33%) OOA/OOD
11 1 (2.33%) Data Modelling
11 1 (2.33%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 23 (53.49%) C#
2 19 (44.19%) SQL
3 11 (25.58%) T-SQL
4 10 (23.26%) Ruby
5 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
6 7 (16.28%) JavaScript
7 6 (13.95%) Java
8 4 (9.30%) VB
8 4 (9.30%) VB.NET
9 3 (6.98%) PHP
10 2 (4.65%) XAML
10 2 (4.65%) VB6
11 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (23.26%) Facebook
2 9 (20.93%) Oracle
3 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.30%) Talend
4 1 (2.33%) Ab Initio