The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Wales during the 3 months to 30 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 Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / Wales
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 78 88
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 28 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 2.54% 2.09% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.63% 2.13% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 15
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.85% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,900 £37,500 £44,600
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 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
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1064 1359 1313
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 96.64% 98.12% 97.40%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1151 1128
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -5.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,995 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +3.75%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Wales over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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

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

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Wales region over the 3 months to 30 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
South Wales +12 26 £34,000 -2.85% 2
West Wales -3 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 Wales region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 49 (98.00%) CSS
2 45 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 44 (88.00%) HTML
3 44 (88.00%) Front End Development
4 30 (60.00%) jQuery
5 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (42.00%) Web Development
6 21 (42.00%) HTML5
6 21 (42.00%) CSS3
7 20 (40.00%) Sass
7 20 (40.00%) Scrum
8 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
9 14 (28.00%) .NET
10 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (20.00%) LESS
11 10 (20.00%) PHP
12 9 (18.00%) SQL
12 9 (18.00%) Node.js
13 8 (16.00%) User Experience
14 7 (14.00%) Grunt
14 7 (14.00%) Ajax
15 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
15 6 (12.00%) Umbraco
15 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
15 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
15 6 (12.00%) SDLC
16 5 (10.00%) gulp
16 5 (10.00%) React
16 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
16 5 (10.00%) MySQL

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 6 (12.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (10.00%) CMS
3 4 (8.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (4.00%) Drupal
5 1 (2.00%) Content Management Server
5 1 (2.00%) EPiServer
5 1 (2.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) SaaS
2 2 (4.00%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.00%) MySQL
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 13 (26.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (14.00%) Grunt
3 5 (10.00%) gulp
3 5 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 4 (8.00%) Bower
4 4 (8.00%) webpack
5 2 (4.00%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (6.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Games
2 2 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (98.00%) CSS
2 44 (88.00%) HTML
3 30 (60.00%) jQuery
4 21 (42.00%) CSS3
4 21 (42.00%) HTML5
5 20 (40.00%) Sass
6 15 (30.00%) AngularJS
7 14 (28.00%) .NET
8 10 (20.00%) LESS
9 9 (18.00%) Node.js
10 7 (14.00%) Ajax
11 6 (12.00%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (10.00%) React
13 4 (8.00%) .NET Framework
13 4 (8.00%) ASP.NET
13 4 (8.00%) Ember.js
13 4 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 3 (6.00%) Razor View Engine
14 3 (6.00%) RESTful
14 3 (6.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) User Experience
2 4 (8.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.00%) Social Media
4 2 (4.00%) Fintech
4 2 (4.00%) Oculus Rift
4 2 (4.00%) Raspberry Pi
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (88.00%) Front End Development
2 23 (46.00%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (42.00%) Web Development
4 20 (40.00%) Scrum
5 6 (12.00%) SDLC
6 5 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (8.00%) Information Architecture
7 4 (8.00%) MVC
7 4 (8.00%) OOP
7 4 (8.00%) Web Design
7 4 (8.00%) Wireframes
8 3 (6.00%) Automated Testing
8 3 (6.00%) Cross-Browser Development
8 3 (6.00%) Mobile Application Development
8 3 (6.00%) OO
8 3 (6.00%) Prototyping
8 3 (6.00%) Web Usability
8 3 (6.00%) Workflow
9 2 (4.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (4.00%) Mobile First
Programming Languages
1 45 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (20.00%) PHP
3 9 (18.00%) SQL
4 4 (8.00%) ES6
5 2 (4.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
6 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (12.00%) Sitecore
2 4 (8.00%) Adobe
3 3 (6.00%) Alterian
4 2 (4.00%) Google
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle
5 1 (2.00%) Twitter
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