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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 79 90 84
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 21 4 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.52% 0.33% 1.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 0.34% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 18 3 12
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £19,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £29,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
1320 1164 1225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 95.38% 96.36% 96.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1123 974 1097
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,000 £52,500
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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +12 19 £30,000 +9.09% 7
North Wales - 2 £30,000 - 1
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (96.97%) HTML
2 32 (96.97%) CSS
3 21 (63.64%) HTML5
4 15 (45.45%) jQuery
4 15 (45.45%) CSS3
5 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
5 13 (39.39%) User Experience
6 11 (33.33%) Sass
7 10 (30.30%) LESS
8 9 (27.27%) Ember.js
8 9 (27.27%) Node.js
8 9 (27.27%) Marketing
9 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 8 (24.24%) SEO
9 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
10 7 (21.21%) Finance
10 7 (21.21%) MVC
10 7 (21.21%) Java
10 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (18.18%) JSON
11 6 (18.18%) Adobe
11 6 (18.18%) Digital Media
11 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
12 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
12 5 (15.15%) Functional Programming
12 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
12 5 (15.15%) SOAP

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (27.27%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) concrete5
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
2 1 (3.03%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) SaaS
1 3 (9.09%) GitHub
2 2 (6.06%) PaaS
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.12%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Big Data
2 1 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Mercurial
2 2 (6.06%) Grunt
2 2 (6.06%) Bower
2 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) GitLab
General
1 9 (27.27%) Marketing
2 7 (21.21%) Finance
3 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 5 (15.15%) Telecoms
4 3 (9.09%) Advertising
5 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (96.97%) HTML
1 32 (96.97%) CSS
2 21 (63.64%) HTML5
3 15 (45.45%) CSS3
3 15 (45.45%) jQuery
4 13 (39.39%) AngularJS
5 11 (33.33%) Sass
6 10 (30.30%) LESS
7 9 (27.27%) Ember.js
8 8 (24.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (24.24%) Web Services
9 6 (18.18%) Backbone.js
9 6 (18.18%) JSON
10 5 (15.15%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (15.15%) SOAP
11 3 (9.09%) .NET
11 3 (9.09%) REST
12 2 (6.06%) WebSockets
12 2 (6.06%) Google Maps API
12 2 (6.06%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) Mobile App
3 6 (18.18%) Digital Media
4 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) SEO
2 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (21.21%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) Functional Programming
3 5 (15.15%) Mobile Application Development
4 4 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.12%) Scrum
5 3 (9.09%) Software Architecture
5 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (9.09%) Data Modelling
6 2 (6.06%) B2B
6 2 (6.06%) Change Management
6 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Graceful Degradation
6 2 (6.06%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (6.06%) Kanban
6 2 (6.06%) Web Usability
6 2 (6.06%) Mobile Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 33 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (21.21%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (6.06%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.03%) C
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (18.18%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Google
2 2 (6.06%) Sencha
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
3 1 (3.03%) DigitalOcean
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