The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 70 83 79
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 25 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.10% 0.20% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.20% 0.20% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 21 2 10
Average salary £25,000 £27,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Front-End Developer
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1138 980 1009
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.55% 97.13% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 997 820 926
Average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in South Wales

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in South Wales

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +16 18 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Newport - 7 £25,000 -
Front-End Developer
Wales

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) HTML5
4 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
4 14 (41.18%) User Experience
5 13 (38.24%) CSS3
5 13 (38.24%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) Ember.js
7 10 (29.41%) LESS
7 10 (29.41%) Marketing
7 10 (29.41%) SEO
7 10 (29.41%) Finance
8 9 (26.47%) Sass
9 8 (23.53%) Backbone.js
9 8 (23.53%) Node.js
9 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (20.59%) Adobe
10 7 (20.59%) MVC
10 7 (20.59%) Digital Media
10 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
11 6 (17.65%) Java
11 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
11 6 (17.65%) JSON
12 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
12 5 (14.71%) Banking
12 5 (14.71%) Scrum
12 5 (14.71%) SOAP

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (23.53%) Node.js
2 2 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
3 1 (2.94%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.94%) Drupal
3 1 (2.94%) nginx
3 1 (2.94%) concrete5
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.94%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.82%) GitHub
1 3 (8.82%) SaaS
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.94%) MySQL
1 1 (2.94%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.88%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.88%) Grunt
2 2 (5.88%) Bower
2 2 (5.88%) Subversion
3 1 (2.94%) GitLab
General
1 10 (29.41%) Marketing
1 10 (29.41%) Finance
2 6 (17.65%) Telecoms
3 5 (14.71%) Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Advertising
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.94%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (97.06%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 20 (58.82%) HTML5
4 14 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 13 (38.24%) CSS3
5 13 (38.24%) jQuery
6 11 (32.35%) Ember.js
7 10 (29.41%) LESS
8 9 (26.47%) Sass
9 8 (23.53%) Backbone.js
9 8 (23.53%) Web Services
10 7 (20.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 6 (17.65%) JSON
12 5 (14.71%) SOAP
13 4 (11.76%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (8.82%) REST
15 2 (5.88%) WebSockets
15 2 (5.88%) Kendo UI
15 2 (5.88%) Google Maps API
16 1 (2.94%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 7 (20.59%) Digital Media
2 7 (20.59%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) EPoS
3 1 (2.94%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) SEO
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (20.59%) MVC
3 5 (14.71%) Scrum
3 5 (14.71%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (14.71%) Functional Programming
3 5 (14.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (8.82%) Web Development
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) Data Modelling
4 3 (8.82%) Software Architecture
5 2 (5.88%) Progressive Enhancement
5 2 (5.88%) Graceful Degradation
5 2 (5.88%) B2B
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Content Management
5 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 2 (5.88%) Web Usability
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (5.88%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 33 (97.06%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.65%) Java
3 4 (11.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
2 2 (5.88%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) SAP
3 1 (2.94%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.94%) Facebook
3 1 (2.94%) Sencha
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