Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Developer
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 2 3 1
Rank change year-on-year +1 -2 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 110 99 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 29.18% 54.10% 47.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.89% 55.00% 47.83%
Number of salaries quoted 108 94 48
West Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.70% +12.15%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,225 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,875 £46,750 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £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 West Wales. 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
West Wales
Permanent vacancies in West Wales with a recognized job title 368 180 115
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.61% 98.36% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 349 169 94
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +22.95% -28.24%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,700 £20,050
90th Percentile £57,946 £52,750 £65,125
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in West Wales

Developer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Developer in West Wales

Developer
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in West Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Developer in West Wales

Developer
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the West Wales region over the 6 months to 20 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
Swansea 0 103 £37,500 - 3
Carmarthenshire +1 7 £27,500 - 2
Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 West Wales region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 90 (81.82%) .NET
2 85 (77.27%) C#
3 80 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 73 (66.36%) MVC
5 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
6 57 (51.82%) HTML
7 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
8 53 (48.18%) SQL
9 52 (47.27%) CSS
10 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
11 45 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
12 31 (28.18%) WCF
13 30 (27.27%) .NET Framework
14 29 (26.36%) jQuery
15 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
15 28 (25.45%) TDD
16 27 (24.55%) ASP.NET Web API
16 27 (24.55%) AngularJS
17 24 (21.82%) Web Development
18 23 (20.91%) RESTful
18 23 (20.91%) Entity Framework
19 21 (19.09%) HTML5
19 21 (19.09%) T-SQL
20 20 (18.18%) Degree
21 19 (17.27%) Scrum
22 18 (16.36%) Web Application Development
22 18 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
22 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
23 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
23 16 (14.55%) Ajax

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 3 (2.73%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.91%) IIS
2 1 (0.91%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.64%) SaaS
3 2 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.82%) IaaS
3 2 (1.82%) PaaS
4 1 (0.91%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (43.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.64%) NoSQL
2 15 (13.64%) SQL Server 2016
3 14 (12.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (10.91%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (7.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (3.64%) Azure SQL Database
6 4 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (3.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (2.73%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.73%) Power BI
7 3 (2.73%) RavenDB
7 3 (2.73%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (0.91%) MySQL
9 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.91%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (25.45%) Git (software)
2 16 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (11.82%) Visual Studio
4 11 (10.00%) TeamCity
5 4 (3.64%) Maven
6 3 (2.73%) gulp
6 3 (2.73%) JIRA
6 3 (2.73%) Moq
6 3 (2.73%) NUnit
6 3 (2.73%) webpack
7 2 (1.82%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 6 (5.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.82%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.91%) Advertising
5 1 (0.91%) Games
5 1 (0.91%) Law
5 1 (0.91%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (81.82%) .NET
2 57 (51.82%) HTML
3 56 (50.91%) ASP.NET
4 52 (47.27%) CSS
5 45 (40.91%) ASP.NET MVC
6 31 (28.18%) WCF
7 30 (27.27%) .NET Framework
8 29 (26.36%) jQuery
9 27 (24.55%) AngularJS
9 27 (24.55%) ASP.NET Web API
10 23 (20.91%) Entity Framework
10 23 (20.91%) RESTful
11 21 (19.09%) HTML5
12 18 (16.36%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 16 (14.55%) Ajax
13 16 (14.55%) CSS3
14 15 (13.64%) Code First Entity Framework
14 15 (13.64%) Node.js
14 15 (13.64%) XML
15 12 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.36%) Enterprise Software
2 12 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (7.27%) User Experience
5 6 (5.45%) N-Tier
6 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.91%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.91%) Fintech
8 1 (0.91%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.27%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Android
3 4 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (66.36%) MVC
3 28 (25.45%) TDD
4 24 (21.82%) Web Development
5 19 (17.27%) Scrum
6 18 (16.36%) Web Application Development
7 15 (13.64%) BDD
7 15 (13.64%) OO
8 13 (11.82%) Software Engineering
9 12 (10.91%) Front End Development
10 10 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 9 (8.18%) Mentoring
12 8 (7.27%) Mobile Development
12 8 (7.27%) SDLC
13 6 (5.45%) Android Development
13 6 (5.45%) OOP
14 5 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
14 5 (4.55%) ETL
14 5 (4.55%) Mathematics
14 5 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 85 (77.27%) C#
2 60 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 53 (48.18%) SQL
4 21 (19.09%) T-SQL
5 15 (13.64%) Ruby
6 13 (11.82%) Java
7 12 (10.91%) VB.NET
8 8 (7.27%) VB
9 6 (5.45%) C
10 5 (4.55%) TypeScript
11 1 (0.91%) ABAP
11 1 (0.91%) PHP
Qualifications
1 20 (18.18%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.73%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.45%) QA
2 2 (1.82%) SLA
Vendors
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.64%) Xamarin
3 3 (2.73%) DevExpress
3 3 (2.73%) SAP