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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 90 102 107
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 47 32 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.36% 1.68% 0.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.46% 1.76% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 39 32 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
1908 1823 1665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 95.45% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1523 1449
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 66 (98.51%) HTML
2 65 (97.01%) JavaScript
3 64 (95.52%) CSS
4 34 (50.75%) HTML5
5 29 (43.28%) CSS3
6 28 (41.79%) .NET
7 27 (40.30%) JSON
8 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
9 21 (31.34%) KnockoutJS
10 20 (29.85%) MVC
10 20 (29.85%) Node.js
10 20 (29.85%) User Experience
11 18 (26.87%) C#
11 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (26.87%) Ajax
12 17 (25.37%) jQuery
12 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
13 16 (23.88%) PHP
13 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
13 16 (23.88%) Scrum
14 15 (22.39%) Subversion
14 15 (22.39%) Backbone.js
15 14 (20.90%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (20.90%) Sass
16 12 (17.91%) Java
16 12 (17.91%) CMS
16 12 (17.91%) Ember.js
17 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
17 11 (16.42%) Content Management
17 11 (16.42%) MVVM

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 20 (29.85%) Node.js
2 12 (17.91%) CMS
3 8 (11.94%) Drupal
4 7 (10.45%) Umbraco
4 7 (10.45%) WordPress
5 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (13.43%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) SaaS
1 2 (2.99%) GitHub
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 15 (22.39%) Subversion
3 6 (8.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (13.43%) Marketing
2 2 (2.99%) Advertising
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (98.51%) HTML
2 64 (95.52%) CSS
3 34 (50.75%) HTML5
4 29 (43.28%) CSS3
5 28 (41.79%) .NET
6 27 (40.30%) JSON
7 25 (37.31%) AngularJS
8 21 (31.34%) KnockoutJS
9 18 (26.87%) Ajax
10 17 (25.37%) jQuery
11 16 (23.88%) ASP.NET
12 15 (22.39%) Backbone.js
13 14 (20.90%) Sass
14 12 (17.91%) Ember.js
15 11 (16.42%) LESS
16 10 (14.93%) XML
17 8 (11.94%) Web Services
18 7 (10.45%) RESTful
19 4 (5.97%) Spring
19 4 (5.97%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 20 (29.85%) User Experience
2 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) W3C
5 1 (1.49%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Linux
2 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
2 1 (1.49%) UNIX
2 1 (1.49%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.85%) MVC
2 18 (26.87%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (23.88%) Scrum
4 14 (20.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (16.42%) Content Management
5 11 (16.42%) MVVM
6 7 (10.45%) Software Engineering
6 7 (10.45%) Web Design
7 6 (8.96%) Web Development
7 6 (8.96%) Mobile Marketing
8 3 (4.48%) SEO
9 2 (2.99%) OOP
9 2 (2.99%) OO
9 2 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (2.99%) Kanban
10 1 (1.49%) Online Marketing
10 1 (1.49%) Information Architecture
10 1 (1.49%) MapReduce
10 1 (1.49%) Change Control
10 1 (1.49%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (97.01%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.87%) C#
3 16 (23.88%) PHP
4 12 (17.91%) Java
5 4 (5.97%) C++
5 4 (5.97%) Ruby
6 3 (4.48%) CoffeeScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
1 2 (2.99%) Apple
2 1 (1.49%) EPiServer
2 1 (1.49%) Sencha
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