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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 103 107 100
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 20 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.08% 0.70% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.74% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 19 11 8
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,250
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
1775 1484 1503
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.69% 93.86% 95.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1474 1314 1297
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £51,000
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 19 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
1 41 (91.11%) CSS
2 40 (88.89%) HTML
3 30 (66.67%) MVC
4 27 (60.00%) HTML5
5 25 (55.56%) .NET
6 24 (53.33%) CSS3
7 22 (48.89%) User Experience
8 15 (33.33%) MVVM
8 15 (33.33%) Java
8 15 (33.33%) C#
9 14 (31.11%) jQuery
10 13 (28.89%) XML
11 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
11 12 (26.67%) Photoshop
11 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (22.22%) Marketing
12 10 (22.22%) Web Development
13 9 (20.00%) JSON
13 9 (20.00%) Subversion
13 9 (20.00%) CMS
13 9 (20.00%) Scrum
13 9 (20.00%) Node.js
13 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 9 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
14 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
14 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
15 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
15 6 (13.33%) Mobile Marketing
15 6 (13.33%) Ember.js

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 9 (20.00%) CMS
1 9 (20.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Drupal
2 1 (2.22%) IIS
2 1 (2.22%) TeamSite
Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.22%) MS Office
3 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTP
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 9 (20.00%) Subversion
1 9 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (22.22%) Marketing
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
3 4 (8.89%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (91.11%) CSS
2 40 (88.89%) HTML
3 27 (60.00%) HTML5
4 25 (55.56%) .NET
5 24 (53.33%) CSS3
6 14 (31.11%) jQuery
7 13 (28.89%) XML
8 12 (26.67%) ASP.NET
9 9 (20.00%) JSON
9 9 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (15.56%) AngularJS
10 7 (15.56%) Backbone.js
11 6 (13.33%) Ajax
11 6 (13.33%) Razor View Engine
11 6 (13.33%) Ember.js
12 2 (4.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (4.44%) Zend Framework
13 1 (2.22%) CakePHP
13 1 (2.22%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) User Experience
2 4 (8.89%) W3C
3 1 (2.22%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.22%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (66.67%) MVC
2 15 (33.33%) MVVM
3 12 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (22.22%) Web Development
5 9 (20.00%) Scrum
6 6 (13.33%) OOP
6 6 (13.33%) Mobile Marketing
6 6 (13.33%) Mentoring
7 4 (8.89%) SEO
8 3 (6.67%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Web Design
8 3 (6.67%) Content Management
8 3 (6.67%) Coaching
8 3 (6.67%) Change Control
8 3 (6.67%) Performance Management
8 3 (6.67%) Online Marketing
8 3 (6.67%) Information Architecture
9 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.22%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) JavaScript
2 15 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (33.33%) Java
3 5 (11.11%) C++
4 2 (4.44%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (6.67%) Apple
1 3 (6.67%) Zend
2 1 (2.22%) Ektron
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