The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Developer
West Wales / Swansea
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 4
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 58 32 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 33.53% 62.75% 18.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 34.12% 62.75% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 54 30 7
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £27,350 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea. 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
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 170 51 47
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 98.27% 100.00% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 160 48 32
Median salary £42,500 £34,000 £33,668
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +0.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,642 £19,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Swansea that featured Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Swansea

Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for Developer in Swansea

Developer
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Swansea over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Swansea

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Swansea region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 96 (84.96%) .NET
2 83 (73.45%) C#
3 81 (71.68%) Agile Software Development
4 76 (67.26%) MVC
5 65 (57.52%) JavaScript
6 64 (56.64%) HTML
7 60 (53.10%) ASP.NET
8 58 (51.33%) CSS
9 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
10 45 (39.82%) SQL
10 45 (39.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 40 (35.40%) AngularJS
12 37 (32.74%) OO
12 37 (32.74%) Scrum
13 34 (30.09%) jQuery
13 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (27.43%) HTML5
14 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
15 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
16 25 (22.12%) Web Development
17 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
18 22 (19.47%) CSS3
19 20 (17.70%) TDD
19 20 (17.70%) WCF
19 20 (17.70%) Java
20 19 (16.81%) Greenfield Project
21 17 (15.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2014
21 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
22 16 (14.16%) Web Application Development

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 6 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.88%) CMS
2 1 (0.88%) IIS
2 1 (0.88%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (0.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (23.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.77%) GitHub
3 2 (1.77%) IaaS
3 2 (1.77%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (44.25%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 8 (7.08%) MongoDB
3 8 (7.08%) RavenDB
4 5 (4.42%) Azure SQL Database
5 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.65%) MySQL
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (2.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (13.27%) Git (software)
2 13 (11.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (11.50%) Visual Studio
3 7 (6.19%) NUnit
4 6 (5.31%) Visual Studio Team System
5 5 (4.42%) Moq
5 5 (4.42%) Subversion
6 4 (3.54%) Mercurial
6 4 (3.54%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.77%) GitLab
7 2 (1.77%) gulp
7 2 (1.77%) Maven
7 2 (1.77%) webpack
8 1 (0.88%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (7.08%) Retail
2 7 (6.19%) Finance
3 2 (1.77%) Advertising
4 1 (0.88%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (84.96%) .NET
2 64 (56.64%) HTML
3 60 (53.10%) ASP.NET
4 58 (51.33%) CSS
5 45 (39.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 40 (35.40%) AngularJS
7 34 (30.09%) ASP.NET Web API
7 34 (30.09%) jQuery
8 31 (27.43%) HTML5
9 24 (21.24%) .NET Framework
10 22 (19.47%) CSS3
11 20 (17.70%) WCF
12 17 (15.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 17 (15.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (14.16%) Entity Framework
14 13 (11.50%) Ajax
14 13 (11.50%) KnockoutJS
14 13 (11.50%) XML
15 12 (10.62%) LESS
15 12 (10.62%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 19 (16.81%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (7.08%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (7.08%) User Experience
3 4 (3.54%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.77%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.96%) Windows
2 4 (3.54%) Android
2 4 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (71.68%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (67.26%) MVC
3 37 (32.74%) OO
3 37 (32.74%) Scrum
4 25 (22.12%) Web Development
5 20 (17.70%) TDD
6 16 (14.16%) Software Engineering
6 16 (14.16%) Web Application Development
7 15 (13.27%) Continuous Integration
7 15 (13.27%) Dependency Injection
8 14 (12.39%) Front End Development
9 13 (11.50%) OOP
10 11 (9.73%) BDD
10 11 (9.73%) OOD
10 11 (9.73%) Test Automation
11 9 (7.96%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.08%) SDLC
13 7 (6.19%) Kanban
13 7 (6.19%) MVVM
14 5 (4.42%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 83 (73.45%) C#
2 65 (57.52%) JavaScript
3 45 (39.82%) SQL
4 20 (17.70%) Java
5 9 (7.96%) T-SQL
6 8 (7.08%) TypeScript
7 7 (6.19%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.54%) Groovy
9 3 (2.65%) C
9 3 (2.65%) VB
10 2 (1.77%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) ABAP
11 1 (0.88%) Ruby
11 1 (0.88%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (9.73%) Degree
2 4 (3.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.77%) MCP
3 2 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) QA
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 31 (27.43%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.54%) MuleSoft
3 3 (2.65%) SAP
4 2 (1.77%) DevExpress
4 2 (1.77%) IFS
4 2 (1.77%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.88%) Alterian
5 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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