The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 88 79 58
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.44% 0.83% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.86% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 14
Average salary £19,500 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £37,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1087 1047 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 96.28% 96.14% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 968 923 718
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,186 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
Wales

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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014. 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 -10 5 £19,500 -13.33% 2
Front-End Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 6 (75.00%) jQuery
4 5 (62.50%) PHP
5 4 (50.00%) CMS
6 3 (37.50%) HTML5
6 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
7 2 (25.00%) Ajax
7 2 (25.00%) Web Development
7 2 (25.00%) SQL
7 2 (25.00%) MVC
7 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (25.00%) Scrum
7 2 (25.00%) Web Design
7 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (25.00%) CSS3
7 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (25.00%) Sass
7 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (12.50%) concrete5
8 1 (12.50%) C#
8 1 (12.50%) Alterian
8 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
8 1 (12.50%) Adobe
8 1 (12.50%) .NET
8 1 (12.50%) MySQL
8 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 1 (12.50%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 4 (50.00%) CMS
2 3 (37.50%) Umbraco
3 1 (12.50%) concrete5
3 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
3 1 (12.50%) WordPress
3 1 (12.50%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) jQuery
3 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 2 (25.00%) Ajax
4 2 (25.00%) CSS3
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (12.50%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (12.50%) LAMP
5 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (12.50%) JSON
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Web Development
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Web Design
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) PHP
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C#
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Alterian
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Sitecore
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £17000 to £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
South Wales
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 22 days ago