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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 96 100 106
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 34 26 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.75% 1.30% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 1.35% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 13
Average salary £36,250 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.61% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,250 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £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 22 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 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 76 (93.83%) HTML
2 71 (87.65%) CSS
3 70 (86.42%) JavaScript
4 48 (59.26%) HTML5
5 38 (46.91%) jQuery
5 38 (46.91%) CSS3
6 34 (41.98%) AngularJS
7 24 (29.63%) PHP
8 21 (25.93%) Node.js
9 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
9 19 (23.46%) KnockoutJS
10 18 (22.22%) Sass
10 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
11 17 (20.99%) Ajax
12 16 (19.75%) .NET
12 16 (19.75%) Responsive Web Design
13 15 (18.52%) User Experience
13 15 (18.52%) JSON
14 14 (17.28%) Web Development
14 14 (17.28%) Subversion
14 14 (17.28%) Scrum
14 14 (17.28%) Drupal
14 14 (17.28%) WordPress
14 14 (17.28%) LESS
15 12 (14.81%) MVC
15 12 (14.81%) C#
16 11 (13.58%) Java
16 11 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 10 (12.35%) Backbone.js
17 10 (12.35%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 21 (25.93%) Node.js
2 14 (17.28%) Drupal
2 14 (17.28%) WordPress
3 9 (11.11%) CMS
4 5 (6.17%) nginx
5 4 (4.94%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.94%) GitHub
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.70%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.17%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (23.46%) Git (software)
2 14 (17.28%) Subversion
3 1 (1.23%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.23%) Maven
General
1 7 (8.64%) Marketing
2 4 (4.94%) Banking
2 4 (4.94%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (93.83%) HTML
2 71 (87.65%) CSS
3 48 (59.26%) HTML5
4 38 (46.91%) jQuery
4 38 (46.91%) CSS3
5 34 (41.98%) AngularJS
6 19 (23.46%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (22.22%) Sass
8 17 (20.99%) Ajax
9 16 (19.75%) .NET
10 15 (18.52%) JSON
11 14 (17.28%) LESS
12 11 (13.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 10 (12.35%) Backbone.js
13 10 (12.35%) ASP.NET
14 8 (9.88%) Web Services
14 8 (9.88%) Ember.js
15 5 (6.17%) Ext JS
15 5 (6.17%) Dojo
15 5 (6.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.94%) Streaming Music
3 4 (4.94%) RIA
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.47%) Tandem
5 2 (2.47%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.47%) Android
3 1 (1.23%) UNIX
3 1 (1.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (19.75%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (17.28%) Web Development
3 14 (17.28%) Scrum
4 12 (14.81%) MVC
5 8 (9.88%) ERP
6 6 (7.41%) MVVM
7 5 (6.17%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.94%) Web Design
8 4 (4.94%) SEO
8 4 (4.94%) OOP
8 4 (4.94%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (4.94%) Kanban
9 3 (3.70%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.70%) Content Management
10 2 (2.47%) OO
10 2 (2.47%) Mobile Development
10 2 (2.47%) Android Development
10 2 (2.47%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.47%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 70 (86.42%) JavaScript
2 24 (29.63%) PHP
3 12 (14.81%) C#
4 11 (13.58%) Java
5 8 (9.88%) Ruby
6 3 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (6.17%) Sencha
2 2 (2.47%) Google
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) Apple
3 1 (1.23%) EPiServer
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
TechnoRecruit
Salary: Up to £25k DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + training, pension, gym
Posted: 25 days ago