Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Systems Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in Cardiff during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

System Developer
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 101 -
Rank change year-on-year +37 - +101
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Developer 13 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.59% 0.58% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.61% 0.59% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 7 0
Cardiff median annual salary £38,750 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.91% - -
South Wales median annual salary £38,750 £39,500 -
% change year-on-year -1.90% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. 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
Cardiff
Permanent vacancies in Cardiff with a recognized job title 807 1355 1532
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.90% 98.40% 98.65%
Number of salaries quoted 721 1226 1308
Cardiff median annual salary £38,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.57% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,000 £22,675
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £53,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Systems Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Systems Developer in Cardiff

Systems Developer
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Salary trend for Systems Developer in Cardiff

Systems Developer
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Systems Developer in Cardiff over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Systems Developer in Cardiff

Systems Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Systems 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 Cardiff region featuring Systems Developer in the job title.

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
1 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
3 9 (69.23%) DevOps
4 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (53.85%) Scrum
5 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (53.85%) SQL
5 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
5 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
5 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) HND
6 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 5 (38.46%) Linux
6 5 (38.46%) Code Coverage
6 5 (38.46%) CMS
6 5 (38.46%) Web Services
6 5 (38.46%) MySQL
6 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
6 5 (38.46%) PHP
6 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
6 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
6 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (38.46%) Process Improvement
6 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
6 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
6 5 (38.46%) React
6 5 (38.46%) SDLC
6 5 (38.46%) RequireJS

Systems Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 5 (38.46%) CMS
1 5 (38.46%) Sitecore CMS
1 5 (38.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
2 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (53.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
2 5 (38.46%) AngularJS
2 5 (38.46%) jQuery
2 5 (38.46%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (38.46%) React
2 5 (38.46%) RequireJS
2 5 (38.46%) Web Services
3 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
4 1 (7.69%) CSS
4 1 (7.69%) HTML
4 1 (7.69%) RESTful
4 1 (7.69%) SOAP
4 1 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (53.85%) Scrum
4 5 (38.46%) Code Coverage
4 5 (38.46%) Kanban
4 5 (38.46%) Process Improvement
4 5 (38.46%) Release Management
4 5 (38.46%) SDLC
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) System Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 7 (53.85%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) T-SQL
3 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
3 5 (38.46%) PHP
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
4 1 (7.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) HND
2 4 (30.77%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle