The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 77 92 87
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 28 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.03% 0.75% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 0.77% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 9
Average salary £30,000 £21,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,850 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £32,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1341 1292 1202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 97.17% 96.49% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1100 1130 1061
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £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 Wales

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Wales

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Wales

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 29 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
South Wales +25 28 £30,000 +53.84% 5
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 54 (100.00%) HTML
2 53 (98.15%) CSS
3 52 (96.30%) JavaScript
4 42 (77.78%) HTML5
5 25 (46.30%) CSS3
5 25 (46.30%) AngularJS
6 21 (38.89%) Ember.js
6 21 (38.89%) jQuery
7 20 (37.04%) User Experience
7 20 (37.04%) Backbone.js
8 19 (35.19%) MVC
9 17 (31.48%) LESS
10 15 (27.78%) Sass
10 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (25.93%) Finance
12 11 (20.37%) SEO
12 11 (20.37%) Scrum
12 11 (20.37%) Web Services
12 11 (20.37%) Marketing
13 10 (18.52%) Functional Programming
13 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
14 9 (16.67%) Java
15 8 (14.81%) Adobe
15 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
16 7 (12.96%) CMS
16 7 (12.96%) SOAP
16 7 (12.96%) PHP
16 7 (12.96%) .NET
16 7 (12.96%) Banking
16 7 (12.96%) Digital Media

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the 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 (12.96%) CMS
2 6 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (1.85%) Drupal
3 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) SaaS
1 1 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 3 (5.56%) Grunt
2 3 (5.56%) Subversion
2 3 (5.56%) gulp
3 2 (3.70%) Bower
General
1 14 (25.93%) Finance
2 11 (20.37%) Marketing
3 8 (14.81%) Telecoms
4 7 (12.96%) Banking
5 4 (7.41%) Advertising
5 4 (7.41%) Legal
6 3 (5.56%) Retail
7 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (100.00%) HTML
2 53 (98.15%) CSS
3 42 (77.78%) HTML5
4 25 (46.30%) CSS3
4 25 (46.30%) AngularJS
5 21 (38.89%) Ember.js
5 21 (38.89%) jQuery
6 20 (37.04%) Backbone.js
7 17 (31.48%) LESS
8 15 (27.78%) Sass
9 11 (20.37%) Web Services
10 7 (12.96%) SOAP
10 7 (12.96%) .NET
11 6 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.41%) JSON
13 3 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (5.56%) WebSockets
13 3 (5.56%) REST
13 3 (5.56%) Kendo UI
14 2 (3.70%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 20 (37.04%) User Experience
2 7 (12.96%) Digital Media
2 7 (12.96%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Social Media
4 1 (1.85%) DTV
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) MVC
2 15 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (20.37%) SEO
3 11 (20.37%) Scrum
4 10 (18.52%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (18.52%) Functional Programming
5 7 (12.96%) Mobile Application Development
6 6 (11.11%) Content Management
7 5 (9.26%) Web Development
8 3 (5.56%) Progressive Enhancement
8 3 (5.56%) Graceful Degradation
8 3 (5.56%) Software Engineering
8 3 (5.56%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.56%) Kanban
8 3 (5.56%) B2B
9 2 (3.70%) Web Design
9 2 (3.70%) Web Usability
9 2 (3.70%) Change Management
10 1 (1.85%) Build Automation
Programming Languages
1 52 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 9 (16.67%) Java
3 7 (12.96%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Adobe
2 3 (5.56%) Twitter
3 2 (3.70%) Google
3 2 (3.70%) Facebook
4 1 (1.85%) Apple
4 1 (1.85%) SAP
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