The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Swansea 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 18 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 2.38% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 2.38% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £21,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
West 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 Swansea 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
Swansea
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 92 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swansea 100.00% 90.20% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 68 88 38
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £19,500 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £36,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Swansea region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Swansea

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Swansea region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Swansea

Front-End Developer
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Drupal
3 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Swansea by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Swansea 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 1 (33.33%) Joomla!
1 1 (33.33%) Drupal
1 1 (33.33%) Umbraco
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
2 2 (66.67%) Ajax
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Sass
3 1 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree