The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 100 104 118
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 26 18 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.29% 0.99% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.33% 1.03% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 21 18 4
Average salary £30,000 £32,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.82% -5.38%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1952 1752 1739
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 96.69% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1514 1525
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Front-End Developer
South West

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 17 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bristol

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 54 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 48 (84.21%) HTML
3 47 (82.46%) CSS
4 22 (38.60%) Java
5 21 (36.84%) HTML5
6 20 (35.09%) .NET
6 20 (35.09%) MVC
7 17 (29.82%) CSS3
8 14 (24.56%) jQuery
8 14 (24.56%) Scrum
9 13 (22.81%) Subversion
9 13 (22.81%) Marketing
10 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
10 12 (21.05%) SaaS
11 10 (17.54%) Web Development
11 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (17.54%) Degree
12 8 (14.04%) XML
12 8 (14.04%) Dojo
13 7 (12.28%) Digital Media
13 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 7 (12.28%) PHP
13 7 (12.28%) C#
13 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
14 5 (8.77%) Ajax
14 5 (8.77%) HTTP
14 5 (8.77%) Backbone.js
14 5 (8.77%) Open Source
15 4 (7.02%) YUI
15 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (5.26%) CMS
2 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.75%) Drupal
2 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
2 1 (1.75%) Confluence
2 1 (1.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.75%) IIS
2 1 (1.75%) Apache
2 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Photoshop
1 3 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) HTTP
2 4 (7.02%) SSL
3 1 (1.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (22.81%) Subversion
2 12 (21.05%) Git (software)
3 3 (5.26%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.75%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.75%) Maven
4 1 (1.75%) JIRA
4 1 (1.75%) Selenium
4 1 (1.75%) FitNesse
4 1 (1.75%) JSUnit
General
1 13 (22.81%) Marketing
2 7 (12.28%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Finance
3 1 (1.75%) Advertising
3 1 (1.75%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (84.21%) HTML
2 47 (82.46%) CSS
3 21 (36.84%) HTML5
4 20 (35.09%) .NET
5 17 (29.82%) CSS3
6 14 (24.56%) jQuery
7 8 (14.04%) Dojo
7 8 (14.04%) XML
8 5 (8.77%) Ajax
8 5 (8.77%) Backbone.js
9 4 (7.02%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (7.02%) YUI
9 4 (7.02%) MooTools
9 4 (7.02%) Ext JS
9 4 (7.02%) JSON
10 3 (5.26%) ASP.NET
10 3 (5.26%) RESTful
11 2 (3.51%) Razor View Engine
11 2 (3.51%) Haml
12 1 (1.75%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Digital Media
2 5 (8.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) MVC
2 14 (24.56%) Scrum
3 10 (17.54%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (17.54%) Web Development
4 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (7.02%) Web Application Development
5 4 (7.02%) Web Design
6 3 (5.26%) OOP
7 2 (3.51%) Content Management
7 2 (3.51%) OWASP
8 1 (1.75%) BDD
8 1 (1.75%) ATDD
8 1 (1.75%) Integration Testing
8 1 (1.75%) OOA/OOD
8 1 (1.75%) OO
8 1 (1.75%) Validation
8 1 (1.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 54 (94.74%) JavaScript
2 22 (38.60%) Java
3 7 (12.28%) C#
3 7 (12.28%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) Python
4 4 (7.02%) Ruby
4 4 (7.02%) C++
Qualifications
1 10 (17.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) WAI
2 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (7.02%) Sencha
2 1 (1.75%) JBoss
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