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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Developer
Rank 4 1 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 26.32% 41.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 26.32% 45.45% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,650 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.49% +8.87%
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
19 22 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wrexham 100.00% 91.67% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wrexham

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 24 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
2 19 (52.78%) C#
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) CSS
4 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 14 (38.89%) HTML
5 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
6 12 (33.33%) HTML5
7 11 (30.56%) Entity Framework
7 11 (30.56%) jQuery
8 10 (27.78%) MVC
8 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.00%) Web Development
10 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
10 8 (22.22%) Oracle
10 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
10 8 (22.22%) ETL
10 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
11 7 (19.44%) CSS3
11 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (16.67%) Facebook
12 6 (16.67%) Node.js
12 6 (16.67%) BDD
12 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
12 6 (16.67%) RESTful
12 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (16.67%) Git (software)

Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Wrexham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 6 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Intranet
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 4 (11.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (8.33%) Pentaho
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.56%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (5.56%) BODI
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.78%) MySQL
6 1 (2.78%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 8 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 6 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 3 (8.33%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (2.78%) AccuRev
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (2.78%) JIRA
6 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (16.67%) Advertising
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (66.67%) .NET
2 19 (52.78%) ASP.NET
3 15 (41.67%) CSS
4 14 (38.89%) HTML
4 14 (38.89%) .NET Framework
5 12 (33.33%) HTML5
6 11 (30.56%) Entity Framework
6 11 (30.56%) jQuery
7 7 (19.44%) CSS3
7 7 (19.44%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (16.67%) RESTful
8 6 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (16.67%) WCF
9 5 (13.89%) Ajax
10 4 (11.11%) XML
10 4 (11.11%) J2SE
10 4 (11.11%) WPF
11 1 (2.78%) Spring
11 1 (2.78%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.89%) N-Tier
3 4 (11.11%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.78%) Windows
1 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.78%) MVC
3 9 (25.00%) Web Development
4 8 (22.22%) ETL
4 8 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 6 (16.67%) TDD
5 6 (16.67%) BDD
5 6 (16.67%) OO
6 4 (11.11%) Mobile Development
7 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.56%) OOP
8 2 (5.56%) SEO
8 2 (5.56%) Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 2 (5.56%) Data Migration
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (2.78%) Data Analysis
9 1 (2.78%) Market Research
9 1 (2.78%) Web Design
9 1 (2.78%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 19 (52.78%) C#
2 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 10 (27.78%) T-SQL
4 8 (22.22%) PL/SQL
5 6 (16.67%) Ruby
5 6 (16.67%) Java
6 5 (13.89%) JavaScript
7 4 (11.11%) VB
7 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.56%) XAML
8 2 (5.56%) VB6
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Facebook
3 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.33%) Talend
5 1 (2.78%) Ab Initio