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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 88 99 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 6 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.53% 0.44% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 0.46% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 11
Average salary £28,000 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.84% -9.72%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
1100 1086 871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 97.09% 94.68% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 966 986 816
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +6 3 £22,500 -28.83% 2
Torfaen - 3 £33,500 -
Front-End Developer
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
3 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
4 4 (33.33%) Java
4 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (33.33%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) PaaS
5 3 (25.00%) Sencha
5 3 (25.00%) Big Data
5 3 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
5 3 (25.00%) Sass
6 2 (16.67%) JSON
6 2 (16.67%) CSS3
6 2 (16.67%) .NET
6 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
6 2 (16.67%) XML
6 2 (16.67%) LAMP
6 2 (16.67%) Ajax
6 2 (16.67%) C
6 2 (16.67%) SQL
6 2 (16.67%) Web Development
6 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (16.67%) CMS
6 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
6 2 (16.67%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 2 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 2 (16.67%) WordPress
1 2 (16.67%) concrete5
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) HTML
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (58.33%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) HTML5
4 3 (25.00%) Sass
5 2 (16.67%) JSON
5 2 (16.67%) CSS3
5 2 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 2 (16.67%) XML
5 2 (16.67%) LAMP
5 2 (16.67%) Ajax
5 2 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
6 1 (8.33%) Web Services
6 1 (8.33%) LESS
6 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
6 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Visualisation
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Mobile Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (8.33%) Business Development
5 1 (8.33%) Kanban
5 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (41.67%) PHP
3 4 (33.33%) Java
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (16.67%) C
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Sencha
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £21000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago