The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 87 101 116
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 41 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.04% 1.24% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 1.28% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 39 20 16
Average salary £37,500 £32,750 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.50% +3.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,675 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Front-End Developer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1942 1954 1738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.47% 96.83% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1641 1581 1506
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Bristol region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 80 (94.12%) HTML
2 75 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 75 (88.24%) CSS
3 47 (55.29%) HTML5
4 37 (43.53%) CSS3
4 37 (43.53%) AngularJS
5 36 (42.35%) jQuery
6 27 (31.76%) PHP
7 22 (25.88%) KnockoutJS
7 22 (25.88%) Node.js
8 19 (22.35%) Sass
8 19 (22.35%) .NET
8 19 (22.35%) JSON
8 19 (22.35%) Ajax
9 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
9 18 (21.18%) Git (software)
10 16 (18.82%) User Experience
11 15 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (17.65%) Subversion
11 15 (17.65%) Drupal
11 15 (17.65%) Scrum
11 15 (17.65%) C#
12 14 (16.47%) LESS
13 13 (15.29%) WordPress
13 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
13 13 (15.29%) Web Development
14 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
14 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (12.94%) MVC
15 11 (12.94%) Java

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (25.88%) Node.js
2 15 (17.65%) Drupal
3 13 (15.29%) WordPress
4 9 (10.59%) CMS
5 5 (5.88%) nginx
5 5 (5.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.53%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) GitHub
2 1 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.29%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.35%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.65%) Subversion
3 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.18%) Axure RP
General
1 5 (5.88%) Marketing
2 4 (4.71%) Banking
3 3 (3.53%) Finance
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (94.12%) HTML
2 75 (88.24%) CSS
3 47 (55.29%) HTML5
4 37 (43.53%) CSS3
4 37 (43.53%) AngularJS
5 36 (42.35%) jQuery
6 22 (25.88%) KnockoutJS
7 19 (22.35%) Sass
7 19 (22.35%) Ajax
7 19 (22.35%) JSON
7 19 (22.35%) .NET
8 14 (16.47%) LESS
9 12 (14.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (14.12%) ASP.NET
10 10 (11.76%) Backbone.js
11 9 (10.59%) Web Services
12 8 (9.41%) Ember.js
13 5 (5.88%) Laravel
13 5 (5.88%) Spring
13 5 (5.88%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.82%) User Experience
2 5 (5.88%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.71%) RIA
3 4 (4.71%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.71%) Streaming Music
4 2 (2.35%) N-Tier
4 2 (2.35%) Tandem
5 1 (1.18%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.18%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.18%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.88%) Linux
2 2 (2.35%) Android
2 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.18%) UNIX
3 1 (1.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.65%) Scrum
2 15 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (15.29%) Web Development
4 11 (12.94%) MVC
5 7 (8.24%) ERP
6 6 (7.06%) Software Engineering
7 5 (5.88%) MVVM
7 5 (5.88%) Content Management
8 4 (4.71%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.71%) OOP
8 4 (4.71%) SEO
8 4 (4.71%) Web Design
8 4 (4.71%) Kanban
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.53%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.35%) Android Development
10 2 (2.35%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.35%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (2.35%) OO
Programming Languages
1 75 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 27 (31.76%) PHP
3 15 (17.65%) C#
4 11 (12.94%) Java
5 9 (10.59%) Ruby
6 3 (3.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.18%) WAI
1 1 (1.18%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.88%) Sencha
2 2 (2.35%) Apple
3 1 (1.18%) EPiServer
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