The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Software Developer
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 18 13
Rank change year-on-year -6 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 10 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 7.41% 17.24% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.63% 17.54% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 1
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in West 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
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 57 48
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 97.04% 98.28% 97.96%
Number of salaries quoted 118 56 34
Median salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales that featured Software Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in West Wales

Software Developer
Salary Trend in West Wales

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in West Wales

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in West Wales over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in West Wales

Software 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 Software Developer within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Swansea -5 10 £37,500 +25.00% 1
Software Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (80.00%) C#
3 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 9 (60.00%) HTML
5 8 (53.33%) CSS
5 8 (53.33%) TDD
5 8 (53.33%) MVC
6 7 (46.67%) OO
6 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
7 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
8 5 (33.33%) NUnit
8 5 (33.33%) Web Development
8 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
8 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
8 5 (33.33%) jQuery
8 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 4 (26.67%) Product Management
9 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
9 4 (26.67%) SaaS
9 4 (26.67%) HTML5
9 4 (26.67%) Moq
9 4 (26.67%) Degree
9 4 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
9 4 (26.67%) Autofac
9 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (26.67%) Ajax
9 4 (26.67%) NHibernate

Software 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 4 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) SaaS
3 2 (13.33%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) Azure SQL Database
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) NUnit
2 4 (26.67%) Moq
3 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (13.33%) GitLab
3 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 9 (60.00%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) CSS
4 7 (46.67%) .NET Framework
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (33.33%) jQuery
7 4 (26.67%) Ajax
7 4 (26.67%) Autofac
7 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
7 4 (26.67%) NHibernate
7 4 (26.67%) XHTML
7 4 (26.67%) XML
8 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 2 (13.33%) WCF
8 2 (13.33%) WPF
9 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (6.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
2 8 (53.33%) TDD
3 7 (46.67%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 5 (33.33%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) Dependency Injection
5 4 (26.67%) Product Management
6 3 (20.00%) BDD
6 3 (20.00%) OOD
6 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Kanban
7 2 (13.33%) Scrum
7 2 (13.33%) Software Delivery
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (6.67%) Separation of Concerns
8 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) C#
2 10 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 3 (20.00%) VB
5 2 (13.33%) VB.NET
6 1 (6.67%) Java
6 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB6
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IFS
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