The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Swansea during the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
West Wales / Swansea
Rank 33 23 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 0.87% 5.71% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 5.80% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 0
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Swansea. 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
Swansea
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 112 69 38
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Swansea 97.39% 98.57% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 95 62 28
Median salary £38,500 £30,000 £42,055
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.33% -28.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £67,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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

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

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) Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Swansea

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) .NET

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (100.00%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Sass
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL