The median annual salary for a Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Developer
UK > Wales
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 2 2
Rank change year-on-year 0 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 287 356 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 28.82% 26.87% 25.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.50% 27.53% 26.10%
Number of salaries quoted 269 331 296
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 973 1293 1387
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 97.69% 97.58% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2808 3925 4350
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +1.35%  
10th Percentile £22,750 £22,500 £23,725
90th Percentile £55,000 £56,250 £52,500
UK median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Salary trend for Developer in Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Wales over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in Wales

Developer
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales 0 196 £40,000 +6.66% 19
West Wales +1 74 £37,500 -6.25% 9
North Wales -2 5 £42,500 +54.54% 3
Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 345 (53.32%) .NET
2 342 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
3 326 (50.39%) JavaScript
4 305 (47.14%) C#
5 280 (43.28%) HTML
6 260 (40.19%) CSS
7 252 (38.95%) SQL
8 239 (36.94%) MVC
9 227 (35.09%) SQL Server
10 211 (32.61%) ASP.NET
11 174 (26.89%) Scrum
12 158 (24.42%) Microsoft
13 141 (21.79%) AngularJS
14 140 (21.64%) Finance
15 138 (21.33%) Java
16 129 (19.94%) jQuery
17 121 (18.70%) ASP.NET MVC
18 114 (17.62%) Web Development
19 105 (16.23%) HTML5
20 103 (15.92%) TDD
21 98 (15.15%) Software Engineering
22 83 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
23 82 (12.67%) CSS3
23 82 (12.67%) OO
24 79 (12.21%) Visual Studio
25 74 (11.44%) SDLC
25 74 (11.44%) Oracle
26 73 (11.28%) Spring
27 72 (11.13%) Web Services
28 70 (10.82%) Git (software)

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 34 (5.26%) CMS
2 25 (3.86%) Elasticsearch
3 19 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
4 17 (2.63%) Umbraco
5 13 (2.01%) Tomcat
6 10 (1.55%) IIS
7 7 (1.08%) Apache
7 7 (1.08%) Apache Spark
8 5 (0.77%) SAS
8 5 (0.77%) WordPress
9 3 (0.46%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.46%) Drupal
9 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.31%) concrete5
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint
10 2 (0.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.31%) Sitefinity
11 1 (0.15%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.15%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 12 (1.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.93%) Photoshop
3 5 (0.77%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.31%) InDesign
6 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.15%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (1.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.93%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (0.93%) Sage 200
2 6 (0.93%) Sage 50
3 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.46%) Visualfiles
4 2 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 63 (9.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.24%) SaaS
4 4 (0.62%) GitHub
5 3 (0.46%) IaaS
5 3 (0.46%) PaaS
6 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.15%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.85%) HTTP
2 5 (0.77%) Internet
3 4 (0.62%) Broadband
4 3 (0.46%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
5 2 (0.31%) VoIP
6 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.15%) SMS
6 1 (0.15%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (35.09%) SQL Server
2 48 (7.42%) MySQL
3 46 (7.11%) MongoDB
4 39 (6.03%) Oracle Reports
5 33 (5.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 30 (4.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 29 (4.48%) NoSQL
8 27 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 27 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 23 (3.55%) Oracle Database
10 22 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 20 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (2.63%) SQL Server 2016
13 16 (2.47%) Relational Database
13 16 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (2.16%) Big Data
15 13 (2.01%) Oracle Database 11g
16 10 (1.55%) Apache Cassandra
17 8 (1.24%) Azure SQL Database
17 8 (1.24%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 79 (12.21%) Visual Studio
2 70 (10.82%) Git (software)
3 60 (9.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 39 (6.03%) Oracle Forms
5 25 (3.86%) Maven
6 22 (3.40%) NUnit
7 21 (3.25%) Subversion
8 13 (2.01%) TeamCity
9 11 (1.70%) JUnit
10 10 (1.55%) Mercurial
10 10 (1.55%) Moq
11 9 (1.39%) gulp
12 8 (1.24%) Jenkins
12 8 (1.24%) Visual Studio Team System
13 7 (1.08%) Grunt
13 7 (1.08%) Mockito
13 7 (1.08%) MSTest
13 7 (1.08%) Selenium
14 6 (0.93%) Eclipse
15 5 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 140 (21.64%) Finance
2 45 (6.96%) Advertising
3 26 (4.02%) Marketing
4 20 (3.09%) Retail
5 15 (2.32%) Games
6 14 (2.16%) Manufacturing
7 12 (1.85%) Financial Institution
8 9 (1.39%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.62%) Banking
10 3 (0.46%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) Back Office
11 2 (0.31%) Law
11 2 (0.31%) Legal
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.15%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 345 (53.32%) .NET
2 280 (43.28%) HTML
3 260 (40.19%) CSS
4 211 (32.61%) ASP.NET
5 141 (21.79%) AngularJS
6 129 (19.94%) jQuery
7 121 (18.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 105 (16.23%) HTML5
9 83 (12.83%) ASP.NET Web API
10 82 (12.67%) CSS3
11 73 (11.28%) Spring
12 72 (11.13%) Web Services
13 65 (10.05%) XML
14 62 (9.58%) .NET Framework
15 59 (9.12%) RESTful
16 55 (8.50%) Hibernate
16 55 (8.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 53 (8.19%) WCF
18 49 (7.57%) SOAP
19 48 (7.42%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 57 (8.81%) Greenfield Project
2 55 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (5.10%) User Experience
4 30 (4.64%) Computer Science
5 23 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 14 (2.16%) Fintech
7 13 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.85%) Management Information System
9 9 (1.39%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.08%) NHS
11 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.46%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.46%) Graphic Design
11 3 (0.46%) Social Media
12 2 (0.31%) Animation
12 2 (0.31%) Blog
12 2 (0.31%) CUDA
12 2 (0.31%) EPoS
12 2 (0.31%) W3C
13 1 (0.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 43 (6.65%) Windows
2 28 (4.33%) Linux
3 19 (2.94%) Android
4 16 (2.47%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.39%) Unix
6 4 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 3 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (0.31%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 342 (52.86%) Agile Software Development
2 239 (36.94%) MVC
3 174 (26.89%) Scrum
4 114 (17.62%) Web Development
5 103 (15.92%) TDD
6 98 (15.15%) Software Engineering
7 82 (12.67%) OO
8 74 (11.44%) SDLC
9 65 (10.05%) Front End Development
10 60 (9.27%) Continuous Integration
11 53 (8.19%) ETL
12 46 (7.11%) Mentoring
13 45 (6.96%) BDD
14 42 (6.49%) Unit Testing
15 41 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (6.34%) OOP
16 40 (6.18%) Test Automation
17 33 (5.10%) Web Application Development
18 32 (4.95%) OOD
19 28 (4.33%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 326 (50.39%) JavaScript
2 305 (47.14%) C#
3 252 (38.95%) SQL
4 138 (21.33%) Java
5 62 (9.58%) PHP
6 50 (7.73%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.49%) VB.NET
8 41 (6.34%) PL/SQL
9 31 (4.79%) TypeScript
10 27 (4.17%) C
11 26 (4.02%) Python
12 20 (3.09%) C++
13 15 (2.32%) Ruby
14 13 (2.01%) VB
15 9 (1.39%) Objective-C
16 8 (1.24%) Perl
17 7 (1.08%) Groovy
18 4 (0.62%) Scala
19 3 (0.46%) Bash Shell
19 3 (0.46%) Go
Qualifications
1 65 (10.05%) Degree
2 22 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (1.55%) HND
5 4 (0.62%) MCP
5 4 (0.62%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.46%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.31%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.15%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.32%) QA
2 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.31%) SLA
3 1 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (1.85%) Docker
2 6 (0.93%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.15%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.15%) Firmware
3 1 (0.15%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Ansible
1 1 (0.15%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (0.15%) Terraform
Vendors
1 158 (24.42%) Microsoft
2 74 (11.44%) Oracle
3 33 (5.10%) Sitecore
4 15 (2.32%) Twitter
5 14 (2.16%) Xamarin
6 10 (1.55%) Google
6 10 (1.55%) SAP
7 7 (1.08%) Facebook
7 7 (1.08%) Sage
8 5 (0.77%) Alterian
8 5 (0.77%) MuleSoft
9 4 (0.62%) Adobe
9 4 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (0.62%) Tableau
10 3 (0.46%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.46%) IFS
10 3 (0.46%) Sencha
10 3 (0.46%) Sybase
10 3 (0.46%) TOWER Software
11 2 (0.31%) IBM
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Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Computer People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Glamorgan
keytree
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Flexible working, Private Health C
Posted: 6 hours ago
Chepstow, Gwent
SYSTEM RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
MLJ Systems Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cowbridge, South Glamorgan
FFT Education
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £48000 per annum, Benefits Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cwmbran, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cardiff DT
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wales
Link Financial
Salary: Starting Salary: £20,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Flintshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Resource Group
Salary: £55,000-£65,000 + Benefits & Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Flintshire
Recann
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Acorn Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Link Financial
Salary: £20000 Per Annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Port Talbot
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Penarth, South Glamorgan
OpenGenius
Salary: From £22,000 to £45,000 per annum Depending on experience
Posted: 24 days ago