Period
to 21 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £30,130 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

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

Software Developer
South Wales > Newport
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 30 44
Rank change year-on-year -18 +14 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 6 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 1.80% 6.16% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 6.27% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 24 3
Newport median annual salary £30,130 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.65% +7.14% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £48,250 £55,349 £37,500
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.00% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport. 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
Newport
Permanent vacancies in Newport with a recognized job title 328 399 364
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.50% 98.28% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 306 356 332
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £56,750 £55,349 £57,500
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.67% +4.17% +2.86%

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Newport

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Newport

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Newport

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Newport

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Newport

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Newport over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Newport

Software Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, Software 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 Newport region featuring Software Developer in the job title.

1 5 (83.33%) HTML
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) WebRTC
3 3 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
4 2 (33.33%) Laravel
4 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
4 2 (33.33%) RESTful
4 2 (33.33%) QA
4 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) IBM
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 1 (16.67%) DRM
5 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
5 1 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (16.67%) MVC
5 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (16.67%) Military

Software Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newport 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Military
1 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) CSS
1 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
2 3 (50.00%) WebRTC
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) WebSockets
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Aurelia
4 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Digital TV
1 1 (16.67%) IPTV
1 1 (16.67%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
3 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 1 (16.67%) DRM
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SDLC
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
3 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) IBM
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft