Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £33,500 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Developer
South Wales > Torfaen
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year +2 +3 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 31 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 39.24% 35.16% 25.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 41.89% 35.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 32
Torfaen median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +8.70% -4.17%
10th Percentile £23,225 £23,400 £22,250
90th Percentile £48,250 £52,750 £43,625
South Wales median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Torfaen. 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
Torfaen
Permanent vacancies in Torfaen with a recognized job title 74 90 132
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.67% 98.90% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 60 70 126
Torfaen median annual salary £36,250 £38,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.84% +11.59% -4.17%
10th Percentile £22,500 £23,400 £22,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £55,000 £46,250
South Wales median annual salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +2.86%

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Torfaen

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Torfaen

Developer
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

Salary trend for Developer in Torfaen

Developer
Salary Histogram in Torfaen

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Torfaen over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Torfaen

Developer
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Torfaen region over the 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Cwmbran +2 31 £33,500 -10.67% 1
Developer
South Wales

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 Torfaen region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 27 (87.10%) HTML
2 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
3 23 (74.19%) CSS
4 20 (64.52%) Node.js
5 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
6 17 (54.84%) jQuery
7 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (48.39%) .NET
8 15 (48.39%) TypeScript
9 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
9 13 (41.94%) SDLC
9 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
9 13 (41.94%) Scrum
10 12 (38.71%) OOD
10 12 (38.71%) OO
11 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 9 (29.03%) C#
13 8 (25.81%) OOP
13 8 (25.81%) Express
14 7 (22.58%) HTML5
14 7 (22.58%) Twitter
15 6 (19.35%) MEAN Stack
15 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
15 6 (19.35%) WCF
15 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
16 5 (16.13%) TDD
16 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
16 5 (16.13%) SQL
16 5 (16.13%) SOLID
17 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Torfaen 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 2 (6.45%) MTS
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (9.68%) IaaS
2 3 (9.68%) PaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Azure Active Directory
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MongoDB
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (3.23%) MySQL
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Moq
1 3 (9.68%) MSTest
1 3 (9.68%) NUnit
2 1 (3.23%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (12.90%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Advertising
2 2 (6.45%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (87.10%) HTML
2 23 (74.19%) CSS
3 20 (64.52%) Node.js
4 19 (61.29%) AngularJS
5 17 (54.84%) jQuery
6 15 (48.39%) .NET
7 11 (35.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (25.81%) Express
9 7 (22.58%) HTML5
10 6 (19.35%) ASP.NET
10 6 (19.35%) MEAN Stack
10 6 (19.35%) WCF
11 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (9.68%) CSS3
12 3 (9.68%) XML
13 2 (6.45%) Ember.js
13 2 (6.45%) Ionic Framework
13 2 (6.45%) Meteor
13 2 (6.45%) React
13 2 (6.45%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.90%) Android
2 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) Scrum
2 13 (41.94%) SDLC
3 12 (38.71%) OO
3 12 (38.71%) OOD
4 8 (25.81%) OOP
5 6 (19.35%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.13%) SOLID
6 5 (16.13%) TDD
7 4 (12.90%) Web Development
8 3 (9.68%) MVC
9 2 (6.45%) Android Development
9 2 (6.45%) BDD
9 2 (6.45%) DevOps
9 2 (6.45%) UML
10 1 (3.23%) Innovative Thinking
10 1 (3.23%) Matrix Organization
10 1 (3.23%) Product Management
10 1 (3.23%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.23%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) JavaScript
2 15 (48.39%) TypeScript
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 5 (16.13%) SQL
5 4 (12.90%) C
5 4 (12.90%) C++
5 4 (12.90%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) Apple Swift
6 2 (6.45%) Objective-C
7 1 (3.23%) PHP
7 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Twitter
3 1 (3.23%) Zend