Period
to 21 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £43,750 in advertised job vacancies in Torfaen during the 6 months to 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 6 5 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 13 15 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Torfaen 20.97% 24.19% 46.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 21.31% 25.42% 46.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 45
Torfaen median annual salary £43,750 £37,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.24% -1.33% -
10th Percentile £27,750 £29,125 £23,050
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,350 £51,250
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% +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 61 59 105
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.39% 95.16% 99.06%
Number of salaries quoted 44 48 89
Torfaen median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -4.88% +13.89%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £63,750 £50,375 £60,500
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 -1 13 £43,750 +18.24%
Developer
South Wales

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
3 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
4 6 (46.15%) MVC
5 5 (38.46%) Project Management
5 5 (38.46%) Data Security
5 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
6 3 (23.08%) Node.js
7 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
7 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (15.38%) DevOps
7 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
7 2 (15.38%) jQuery
7 2 (15.38%) TDD
7 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
7 2 (15.38%) OOD
7 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
7 2 (15.38%) Scrum
7 2 (15.38%) Java
7 2 (15.38%) OO
8 1 (7.69%) DSDM
8 1 (7.69%) Python
8 1 (7.69%) CRM
8 1 (7.69%) Linux

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) CSS
1 9 (69.23%) HTML
2 7 (53.85%) .NET
2 7 (53.85%) ASP.NET
3 3 (23.08%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) Gherkin
4 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.69%) Express
5 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
5 1 (7.69%) J2EE
5 1 (7.69%) MEAN Stack
5 1 (7.69%) Spring
5 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (7.69%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) MVC
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (38.46%) Data Security
2 5 (38.46%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (7.69%) CRM
4 1 (7.69%) DSDM
4 1 (7.69%) Front End Development
4 1 (7.69%) Kanban
4 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 1 (7.69%) UML
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 9 (69.23%) C#
3 3 (23.08%) TypeScript
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C
5 1 (7.69%) C++
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
5 1 (7.69%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Twitter