Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bridgend during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South Wales > Bridgend
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 5 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 +11 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 25 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bridgend 45.45% 32.47% 14.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 46.88% 33.78% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 18
Bridgend median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -2.78%
10th Percentile £31,625 £32,500 £26,175
90th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £42,000
South Wales median annual salary £37,750 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.86% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bridgend. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Bridgend
Permanent vacancies in Bridgend with a recognized job title 32 74 147
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.97% 96.10% 98.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 68 124
Bridgend median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% -17.81%
10th Percentile £25,925 £21,250 £17,500
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,500 £43,750
South Wales median annual salary £39,125 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.33% +4.17% +2.86%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Bridgend

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bridgend.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Bridgend

Developer
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Salary trend for Developer in Bridgend

Developer
Salary Histogram in Bridgend

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Bridgend over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Bridgend

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bridgend region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 10 (66.67%) Scrum
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 7 (46.67%) CSS
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) C++
4 6 (40.00%) OOP
5 5 (33.33%) Spring
5 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 5 (33.33%) C#
5 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 5 (33.33%) BDD
5 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
6 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 4 (26.67%) Qt
6 4 (26.67%) Broadband
6 4 (26.67%) Google
6 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 3 (20.00%) STL
7 3 (20.00%) XML
7 3 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
7 3 (20.00%) GoogleTest
8 2 (13.33%) Microservices
8 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (13.33%) Serverless
8 2 (13.33%) HTML5
8 2 (13.33%) CSS3

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (26.67%) Broadband
2 1 (6.67%) HTTP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) SMS
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
1 2 (13.33%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) GoogleTest
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (6.67%) JUnit
3 1 (6.67%) Mockito
3 1 (6.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Games
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) CSS
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 5 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (33.33%) Spring
3 4 (26.67%) Qt
4 3 (20.00%) STL
4 3 (20.00%) XML
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) CSS3
5 2 (13.33%) HTML5
5 2 (13.33%) Java EE
5 2 (13.33%) Middleware
6 1 (6.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (6.67%) jQuery
6 1 (6.67%) Modernizr
6 1 (6.67%) Node.js
6 1 (6.67%) REST
6 1 (6.67%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Anti-Piracy
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (66.67%) Scrum
2 9 (60.00%) TDD
3 6 (40.00%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) Open Source
5 4 (26.67%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (26.67%) Front End Development
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreaded Programming
6 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
7 2 (13.33%) Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Big Data Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Data Analytics
7 2 (13.33%) Microservices
7 2 (13.33%) SOA
7 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
7 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (6.67%) MVC
8 1 (6.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Java
2 7 (46.67%) SQL
3 6 (40.00%) C++
4 5 (33.33%) C#
4 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (13.33%) PHP
5 2 (13.33%) Python
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) C
6 1 (6.67%) Go
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook