Period
to 27 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Newport during the 6 months to 27 July 2017.

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
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 40 48
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 8 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newport 2.82% 2.43% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.97% 2.45% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8 10 5
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% -9.09%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,350 £28,400
90th Percentile £55,000 £53,000 £45,000
South Wales median annual salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -7.89% +1.33% +15.38%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Newport. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Newport
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 269 408 389
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newport 94.72% 99.03% 98.48%
Number of salaries quoted 257 378 351
Newport median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% +15.28% +9.09%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,675 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,300 £60,000 £52,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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 27 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Newport

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2017, 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 (62.50%) JavaScript
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Finance
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) .NET
3 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (37.50%) CSS
3 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
3 3 (37.50%) WebRTC
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Vue.js
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (25.00%) React
4 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (25.00%) GWT
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (25.00%) Struts
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Electronics
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Java

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Electronics
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
1 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
1 3 (37.50%) CSS
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
1 3 (37.50%) Vue.js
1 3 (37.50%) WebRTC
2 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (25.00%) GWT
2 2 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (25.00%) React
2 2 (25.00%) Spring
2 2 (25.00%) Struts
2 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (25.00%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) Objective-C
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (25.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Sybase