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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 72 88 79
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 28 6 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.26% 0.53% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.33% 0.54% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 21 6 8
Average salary £30,000 £19,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £19,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £28,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1204 1103 1068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.33% 96.58% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 989 945
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £48,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 +13 27 £30,000 +53.84% 5
Caerphilly - 1 £22,500 - 1
Front-End Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 53 (100.00%) HTML
2 52 (98.11%) CSS
3 51 (96.23%) JavaScript
4 40 (75.47%) HTML5
5 26 (49.06%) AngularJS
6 23 (43.40%) CSS3
7 21 (39.62%) Ember.js
8 20 (37.74%) User Experience
8 20 (37.74%) Backbone.js
8 20 (37.74%) jQuery
9 18 (33.96%) MVC
10 17 (32.08%) LESS
11 15 (28.30%) Sass
11 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (26.42%) Finance
13 12 (22.64%) Marketing
14 11 (20.75%) SEO
14 11 (20.75%) Scrum
14 11 (20.75%) Web Services
15 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
15 10 (18.87%) Functional Programming
15 10 (18.87%) Java
16 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
16 8 (15.09%) Adobe
17 7 (13.21%) SOAP
17 7 (13.21%) PHP
17 7 (13.21%) CMS
17 7 (13.21%) Banking
17 7 (13.21%) Digital Media
17 7 (13.21%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (13.21%) CMS
2 6 (11.32%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) Drupal
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) SaaS
1 1 (1.89%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (13.21%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.55%) Subversion
3 3 (5.66%) gulp
3 3 (5.66%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.66%) Grunt
4 2 (3.77%) Bower
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 12 (22.64%) Marketing
3 8 (15.09%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.21%) Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Advertising
5 4 (7.55%) Legal
6 3 (5.66%) Retail
7 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (100.00%) HTML
2 52 (98.11%) CSS
3 40 (75.47%) HTML5
4 26 (49.06%) AngularJS
5 23 (43.40%) CSS3
6 21 (39.62%) Ember.js
7 20 (37.74%) Backbone.js
7 20 (37.74%) jQuery
8 17 (32.08%) LESS
9 15 (28.30%) Sass
10 11 (20.75%) Web Services
11 7 (13.21%) SOAP
12 6 (11.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (9.43%) .NET
14 4 (7.55%) JSON
15 3 (5.66%) REST
15 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
15 3 (5.66%) WebSockets
15 3 (5.66%) Kendo UI
16 2 (3.77%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.74%) User Experience
2 7 (13.21%) Digital Media
2 7 (13.21%) Mobile App
3 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.89%) Social Media
4 1 (1.89%) DTV
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.89%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) MVC
2 15 (28.30%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.75%) SEO
3 11 (20.75%) Scrum
4 10 (18.87%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (18.87%) Functional Programming
5 7 (13.21%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.32%) Content Management
6 6 (11.32%) Web Development
7 3 (5.66%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.66%) B2B
7 3 (5.66%) Graceful Degradation
7 3 (5.66%) Progressive Enhancement
7 3 (5.66%) Unit Testing
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.66%) Kanban
8 2 (3.77%) Web Usability
8 2 (3.77%) Change Management
8 2 (3.77%) Web Design
9 1 (1.89%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (96.23%) JavaScript
2 10 (18.87%) Java
3 7 (13.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (7.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) Adobe
2 3 (5.66%) Twitter
3 2 (3.77%) Google
3 2 (3.77%) Facebook
4 1 (1.89%) Apple
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £40k - 50k per year
Posted: 20 days ago
Caerphilly
CPS Group
Salary: £20k - 25k per year
Posted: 25 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 27 days ago