Period
to 21 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in West Wales during the 6 months to 21 July 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)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 32 -
Rank change year-on-year -15 - +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.98% 5.15% -
As % of the Job Titles category 4.08% 5.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 0
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £30,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% - -
Wales median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.00% +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 West 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
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 368 135 89
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 97.61% 99.26% 98.89%
Number of salaries quoted 343 129 64
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £36,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -7.48% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,400 £19,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +2.74% +4.29%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in West Wales over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in West 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 West Wales region over the 6 months to 21 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea -19 15 £40,000 +33.33%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Wales

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

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 West Wales region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) LESS
4 12 (80.00%) CSS3
4 12 (80.00%) HTML5
5 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
5 10 (66.67%) Sass
6 9 (60.00%) Web Development
7 8 (53.33%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
9 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (33.33%) Backbone.js
10 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (26.67%) C#
11 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
11 3 (20.00%) REST
11 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 3 (20.00%) User Experience
11 3 (20.00%) React
11 3 (20.00%) Browserify
11 3 (20.00%) webpack
11 3 (20.00%) gulp
11 3 (20.00%) .NET Core

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

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 10 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (20.00%) gulp
2 3 (20.00%) webpack
3 1 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) jQuery
2 14 (93.33%) AngularJS
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 13 (86.67%) .NET
3 13 (86.67%) HTML
3 13 (86.67%) LESS
4 12 (80.00%) CSS3
4 12 (80.00%) HTML5
5 10 (66.67%) Sass
6 5 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 5 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (26.67%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (20.00%) .NET Core
8 3 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (20.00%) Browserify
8 3 (20.00%) Handlebars
8 3 (20.00%) React
8 3 (20.00%) REST
9 2 (13.33%) Angular 2
9 2 (13.33%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (60.00%) Web Development
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (13.33%) MVC
5 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 1 (6.67%) MVVM
6 1 (6.67%) OOP
6 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (46.67%) TypeScript
3 4 (26.67%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft