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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 80 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.33% 0.33% 0.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 0.34% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £35,000 £29,808 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.42% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,362 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,950 £31,254 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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
1146 889 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 95.58% 96.74% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1005 742 828
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,900 £47,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +6 11 £35,000 +10.70% 3
Newport - 5 £25,000 -
Front-End Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (95.83%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 14 (58.33%) HTML5
4 10 (41.67%) User Experience
5 9 (37.50%) jQuery
6 8 (33.33%) CSS3
6 8 (33.33%) LESS
6 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 7 (29.17%) Sass
7 7 (29.17%) Marketing
7 7 (29.17%) Java
7 7 (29.17%) Web Services
7 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) Finance
8 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
8 6 (25.00%) Ember.js
9 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
9 5 (20.83%) JSON
9 5 (20.83%) Node.js
9 5 (20.83%) SEO
10 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
10 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
10 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
10 4 (16.67%) Adobe
10 4 (16.67%) SOAP
10 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
10 4 (16.67%) Advertising
10 4 (16.67%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (20.83%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) concrete5
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (8.33%) GitHub
2 2 (8.33%) SaaS
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) Big Data
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Grunt
2 1 (4.17%) Bower
2 1 (4.17%) GitLab
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 4 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.33%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) HTML
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 14 (58.33%) HTML5
3 9 (37.50%) jQuery
4 8 (33.33%) CSS3
4 8 (33.33%) LESS
4 8 (33.33%) AngularJS
5 7 (29.17%) Sass
5 7 (29.17%) Web Services
6 6 (25.00%) Ember.js
7 5 (20.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (20.83%) JSON
8 4 (16.67%) SOAP
8 4 (16.67%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (8.33%) Kendo UI
10 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (4.17%) WebSockets
10 1 (4.17%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) User Experience
2 6 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) EPoS
4 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.83%) SEO
3 4 (16.67%) Scrum
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (16.67%) Functional Programming
4 3 (12.50%) MVC
4 3 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing
5 2 (8.33%) Kanban
5 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Business Development
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (4.17%) Graceful Degradation
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) C
3 2 (8.33%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) Sencha
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) DigitalOcean
4 1 (4.17%) Google
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