Period
to 11 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in North Wales during the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

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

Developer
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 34 46 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 35.05% 35.94% 33.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 39.53% 36.80% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 26 45 33
North Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -22.22% +8.43%
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +4.29%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in North Wales. 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
North Wales
Permanent vacancies in North Wales with a recognized job title 86 125 92
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 88.66% 97.66% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 64 98 83
North Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £27,500 £23,025 £15,678
90th Percentile £62,500 £45,000 £48,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in North Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for Developer in North Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in North Wales over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Developer in North Wales

Developer
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Flintshire -1 12 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Wrexham -4 9 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Denbighshire +5 5 £57,500 +35.29% 2
Gwynedd +2 5 £34,000 -2.86% 2
Developer
Wales

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the North Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 14 (41.18%) C#
2 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) SQL
5 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
5 11 (32.35%) HTML
6 10 (29.41%) Java
6 10 (29.41%) Finance
6 10 (29.41%) CRM
6 10 (29.41%) Degree
7 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 7 (20.59%) Dynamics AX
8 7 (20.59%) X++
8 7 (20.59%) MorphX
8 7 (20.59%) ERP
8 7 (20.59%) HTML5
9 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (17.65%) QA
9 6 (17.65%) TypeScript
9 6 (17.65%) .NET Core
9 6 (17.65%) C++
9 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
10 5 (14.71%) Migration
10 5 (14.71%) Games
10 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
10 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (14.71%) Logistics
10 5 (14.71%) Computer Science

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 (2.94%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (14.71%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (44.12%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) MorphX
2 3 (8.82%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.94%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 5 (14.71%) Games
3 5 (14.71%) Law
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (44.12%) .NET
2 11 (32.35%) HTML
3 7 (20.59%) HTML5
4 6 (17.65%) .NET Core
5 5 (14.71%) CSS
5 5 (14.71%) ODBC
6 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
6 3 (8.82%) Hibernate
6 3 (8.82%) Spring
7 2 (5.88%) .NET Framework
7 2 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (5.88%) CSS3
7 2 (5.88%) jQuery
7 2 (5.88%) XML
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web API
8 1 (2.94%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) Laravel
8 1 (2.94%) Symfony
8 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.94%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (29.41%) CRM
3 9 (26.47%) MVC
4 7 (20.59%) ERP
5 5 (14.71%) Coaching
5 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
5 5 (14.71%) Data Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Logistics
5 5 (14.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (14.71%) Microservices
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
5 5 (14.71%) Open Source
5 5 (14.71%) Regression Testing
5 5 (14.71%) Release Management
5 5 (14.71%) Reverse Engineering
5 5 (14.71%) Software Testing
6 2 (5.88%) Front End Development
6 2 (5.88%) Low Latency
6 2 (5.88%) Web Development
7 1 (2.94%) Human Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (41.18%) C#
2 12 (35.29%) SQL
3 11 (32.35%) JavaScript
4 10 (29.41%) Java
5 7 (20.59%) X++
6 6 (17.65%) C++
6 6 (17.65%) TypeScript
7 5 (14.71%) Apex Code
8 1 (2.94%) C
8 1 (2.94%) Delphi
8 1 (2.94%) PHP
8 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (29.41%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) QA
System Software
1 5 (14.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 5 (14.71%) Salesforce.com
2 5 (14.71%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) Zend