The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 93 93
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 5 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.57% 0.80% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.82% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 4
Median salary £30,000 £29,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% +16.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £36,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -2.77% +20.00%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 848 1220 1150
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.36% 98.15% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 742 1042 1005
Median salary £37,725 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.59% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Wales

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Wales.

Salary trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Wales

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Wales over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in South Wales

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -2 5 £30,000 -9.77%
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Wales

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 27 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 9 (100.00%) CSS
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
4 5 (55.56%) MySQL
5 3 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 3 (33.33%) HTML5
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
6 2 (22.22%) Google
6 2 (22.22%) Drupal
6 2 (22.22%) SaaS
6 2 (22.22%) Google Tag Manager
6 2 (22.22%) PCRE
7 1 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Social Media
7 1 (11.11%) WordPress
7 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) Marketing
7 1 (11.11%) OO

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 1 (11.11%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Google Tag Manager
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) Sass
5 2 (22.22%) PCRE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Content Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Google