Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £30,500 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 33 25
Rank change year-on-year -23 -8 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 2.18% 6.71% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.23% 6.83% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 1
Swansea median annual salary £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +20.00% -44.44%
10th Percentile £22,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,000 £43,750 £27,500
West Wales median annual salary £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year +1.67% +20.00% -44.44%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Swansea
Permanent vacancies in Swansea with a recognized job title 358 161 103
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 98.17% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 342 158 83
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -23.53%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,350 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,946 £50,000 £70,000
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +22.95% -28.24%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Swansea.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Swansea

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Swansea

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Swansea.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Swansea

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Swansea over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Swansea

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Front End 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 Swansea region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) LESS
2 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 5 (62.50%) TypeScript
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
4 4 (50.00%) C#
4 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
5 3 (37.50%) Handlebars
5 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (37.50%) REST
5 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
5 3 (37.50%) User Experience
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) Browserify
5 3 (37.50%) webpack
5 3 (37.50%) gulp

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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:

Development Applications
1 7 (87.50%) Visual Studio
2 3 (37.50%) gulp
2 3 (37.50%) webpack
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio Team System
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
1 8 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) LESS
3 4 (50.00%) Backbone.js
3 4 (50.00%) Sass
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (50.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) Browserify
4 3 (37.50%) Handlebars
4 3 (37.50%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (37.50%) React
4 3 (37.50%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Web Development
3 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) TypeScript
3 4 (50.00%) C#
4 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft