Period
to 25 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

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 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 3 5 2
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 15 21 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 20.27% 32.31% 35.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 20.83% 32.81% 35.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 49
Torfaen median annual salary £45,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +32.35% -15.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,275 £26,100
90th Percentile £52,500 £56,250 £47,000
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 72 64 156
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 98.46% 99.36%
Number of salaries quoted 50 49 135
Torfaen median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,900 £24,200 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,250 £48,000 £62,500
South Wales median annual salary £39,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -1.25% +6.67% +1.35%

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 May 2018.

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 May 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
Cwmbran +2 15 £45,000 +32.35%
Developer
South Wales

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

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

1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) CSS
4 8 (53.33%) C#
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
7 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (26.67%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Node.js
7 4 (26.67%) Project Management
7 4 (26.67%) Data Security
7 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
8 3 (20.00%) OOD
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
8 3 (20.00%) OO
8 3 (20.00%) Android
8 3 (20.00%) Retail
8 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
9 2 (13.33%) MEAN Stack
9 2 (13.33%) User Experience
9 2 (13.33%) Express
9 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
9 2 (13.33%) Twitter
9 2 (13.33%) Android Development
9 2 (13.33%) CSS3

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:

Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.67%) MySQL
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (80.00%) HTML
2 10 (66.67%) CSS
3 6 (40.00%) .NET
3 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 4 (26.67%) jQuery
4 4 (26.67%) Node.js
5 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 2 (13.33%) CSS3
6 2 (13.33%) Express
6 2 (13.33%) Flash
6 2 (13.33%) Gherkin
6 2 (13.33%) HTML5
6 2 (13.33%) MEAN Stack
6 2 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (6.67%) Ionic Framework
7 1 (6.67%) React Native
7 1 (6.67%) Redux
7 1 (6.67%) SOAP
7 1 (6.67%) WCF
7 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (13.33%) Animation
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 4 (26.67%) Cybersecurity
3 4 (26.67%) Data Security
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
4 3 (20.00%) Front End Development
4 3 (20.00%) OO
4 3 (20.00%) OOD
5 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (13.33%) Prototyping
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
5 2 (13.33%) Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (6.67%) Mobile Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (73.33%) JavaScript
2 8 (53.33%) C#
3 5 (33.33%) TypeScript
4 2 (13.33%) Java
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) C++
5 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Twitter