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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 80 102 115
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 49 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.55% 0.99% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.64% 1.03% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 47 17 10
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,200 £27,350
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
1859 1645 1712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.92% 95.47% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1345 1509
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
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 3 March 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 86 (95.56%) HTML
2 85 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 80 (88.89%) CSS
4 50 (55.56%) HTML5
5 38 (42.22%) CSS3
6 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
7 30 (33.33%) jQuery
8 29 (32.22%) .NET
9 28 (31.11%) PHP
9 28 (31.11%) JSON
10 27 (30.00%) Sass
11 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
11 26 (28.89%) Node.js
12 23 (25.56%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (24.44%) User Experience
14 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
14 21 (23.33%) Ajax
15 20 (22.22%) LESS
16 19 (21.11%) Subversion
16 19 (21.11%) Scrum
17 18 (20.00%) C#
17 18 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
18 17 (18.89%) MVC
18 17 (18.89%) CMS
19 16 (17.78%) Drupal
19 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
19 16 (17.78%) Backbone.js
20 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
21 14 (15.56%) WordPress
22 12 (13.33%) Java

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

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 26 (28.89%) Node.js
2 17 (18.89%) CMS
3 16 (17.78%) Drupal
4 14 (15.56%) WordPress
5 11 (12.22%) Umbraco
6 5 (5.56%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.44%) GitHub
2 2 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 26 (28.89%) Git (software)
2 19 (21.11%) Subversion
3 6 (6.67%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
General
1 10 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (4.44%) Finance
2 4 (4.44%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (95.56%) HTML
2 80 (88.89%) CSS
3 50 (55.56%) HTML5
4 38 (42.22%) CSS3
5 32 (35.56%) AngularJS
6 30 (33.33%) jQuery
7 29 (32.22%) .NET
8 28 (31.11%) JSON
9 27 (30.00%) Sass
10 23 (25.56%) KnockoutJS
11 21 (23.33%) Ajax
12 20 (22.22%) LESS
13 16 (17.78%) Backbone.js
13 16 (17.78%) ASP.NET
14 12 (13.33%) Web Services
14 12 (13.33%) Ember.js
15 9 (10.00%) XML
16 7 (7.78%) RESTful
17 6 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 5 (5.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) User Experience
2 9 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.44%) RIA
5 2 (2.22%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.56%) Linux
2 2 (2.22%) Mac OS X
2 2 (2.22%) Android
2 2 (2.22%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.22%) UNIX
2 2 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.11%) Scrum
3 18 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 17 (18.89%) MVC
5 11 (12.22%) Content Management
6 10 (11.11%) MVVM
7 9 (10.00%) Web Development
8 7 (7.78%) Software Engineering
8 7 (7.78%) Web Design
9 5 (5.56%) SEO
9 5 (5.56%) Mobile Marketing
10 4 (4.44%) OO
10 4 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (4.44%) Kanban
11 3 (3.33%) Mobile Application Development
12 2 (2.22%) Android Development
12 2 (2.22%) iOS Development
12 2 (2.22%) Project Management
12 2 (2.22%) OOP
13 1 (1.11%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 85 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 28 (31.11%) PHP
3 18 (20.00%) C#
4 12 (13.33%) Java
5 5 (5.56%) Ruby
6 3 (3.33%) CoffeeScript
6 3 (3.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (4.44%) VCP4
2 1 (1.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (5.56%) Sencha
2 2 (2.22%) Apple
2 2 (2.22%) EPiServer
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