The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 69 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 26 9 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.29% 0.76% 0.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 0.77% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 3
Average salary £28,000 £22,500 £31,615
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.44% -28.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
1113 1169 846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 98.06% 98.57% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1027 730
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the South Wales region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in South Wales

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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 24 £28,250 +25.55%
Caerphilly - 1 £20,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Wales

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 46 (100.00%) HTML
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 41 (89.13%) JavaScript
3 36 (78.26%) Front End Development
4 34 (73.91%) AngularJS
5 25 (54.35%) HTML5
6 23 (50.00%) Web Development
7 22 (47.83%) jQuery
8 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
9 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (39.13%) Scrum
11 16 (34.78%) Java
12 15 (32.61%) OO
12 15 (32.61%) MVC
12 15 (32.61%) Subversion
12 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
12 15 (32.61%) Degree
12 15 (32.61%) Ajax
13 14 (30.43%) Web 2.0
13 14 (30.43%) Spring
13 14 (30.43%) Marketing
13 14 (30.43%) Struts
13 14 (30.43%) OOP
13 14 (30.43%) DHTML
13 14 (30.43%) JSP
14 13 (28.26%) User Experience
15 10 (21.74%) Ext JS
15 10 (21.74%) CSS3
15 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
15 10 (21.74%) JPA

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the South Wales region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (19.57%) Node.js
2 6 (13.04%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) WordPress
5 1 (2.17%) SAS
5 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
1 6 (13.04%) Photoshop
2 5 (10.87%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
3 1 (2.17%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (45.65%) Git (software)
2 15 (32.61%) Subversion
3 6 (13.04%) Bower
3 6 (13.04%) Grunt
3 6 (13.04%) gulp
3 6 (13.04%) Jasmine
4 5 (10.87%) Mocha
4 5 (10.87%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (2.17%) Protractor
General
1 14 (30.43%) Marketing
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (73.91%) AngularJS
3 25 (54.35%) HTML5
4 22 (47.83%) jQuery
5 15 (32.61%) Ajax
6 14 (30.43%) DHTML
6 14 (30.43%) JSP
6 14 (30.43%) Spring
6 14 (30.43%) Struts
7 10 (21.74%) Backbone.js
7 10 (21.74%) CSS3
7 10 (21.74%) Ember.js
7 10 (21.74%) Ext JS
7 10 (21.74%) JDBC
7 10 (21.74%) JPA
7 10 (21.74%) Spring Security
8 9 (19.57%) .NET
9 8 (17.39%) Sass
10 7 (15.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Computer Science
2 14 (30.43%) Web 2.0
3 13 (28.26%) User Experience
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Linux
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (78.26%) Front End Development
2 23 (50.00%) Web Development
3 19 (41.30%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (39.13%) Scrum
5 15 (32.61%) MVC
5 15 (32.61%) OO
6 14 (30.43%) OOP
7 6 (13.04%) Kanban
7 6 (13.04%) Unit Testing
8 5 (10.87%) Content Management
8 5 (10.87%) Functional Programming
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
9 4 (8.70%) API Design
9 4 (8.70%) SDLC
10 3 (6.52%) Web Design
11 2 (4.35%) Automation Testing
11 2 (4.35%) Mobile Application Development
11 2 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
12 1 (2.17%) Compatibility Testing
12 1 (2.17%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 41 (89.13%) JavaScript
2 16 (34.78%) Java
3 6 (13.04%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) PHP
5 2 (4.35%) C#
6 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 15 (32.61%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) WAI
Vendors
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe
2 1 (2.17%) Apple
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