The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 63 69 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 24 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.70% 1.46% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.80% 1.51% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 6
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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 Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
856 728 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 96.18% 96.55% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 690 590 388
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Dorset region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Dorset

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Dorset

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth +7 20 £37,250 +43.26%
Poole +1 4 £37,500 +59.57%
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 38 (100.00%) HTML
1 38 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (68.42%) HTML5
3 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
3 18 (47.37%) Finance
4 17 (44.74%) PHP
4 17 (44.74%) WordPress
5 16 (42.11%) C#
6 15 (39.47%) jQuery
7 13 (34.21%) Drupal
8 11 (28.95%) SEO
8 11 (28.95%) Marketing
8 11 (28.95%) Magento
9 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
10 9 (23.68%) XHTML
10 9 (23.68%) Web Development
11 8 (21.05%) CSS3
12 5 (13.16%) XML
13 4 (10.53%) OO
13 4 (10.53%) JSON
13 4 (10.53%) Ajax
13 4 (10.53%) RESTful
14 3 (7.89%) Sass
14 3 (7.89%) MVC
15 2 (5.26%) Java
15 2 (5.26%) .NET
15 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
15 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
15 2 (5.26%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 17 (44.74%) WordPress
2 13 (34.21%) Drupal
3 2 (5.26%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Grunt
1 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (47.37%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (100.00%) HTML
1 38 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (68.42%) HTML5
3 18 (47.37%) AngularJS
4 15 (39.47%) jQuery
5 9 (23.68%) XHTML
6 8 (21.05%) CSS3
7 5 (13.16%) XML
8 4 (10.53%) JSON
8 4 (10.53%) Ajax
8 4 (10.53%) RESTful
9 3 (7.89%) Sass
10 2 (5.26%) .NET
10 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.26%) Spring
10 2 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 1 (2.63%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.63%) HTML5 Canvas
11 1 (2.63%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) SEO
2 10 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 9 (23.68%) Web Development
4 4 (10.53%) OO
5 3 (7.89%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (2.63%) Information Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.63%) Content Management
7 1 (2.63%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (44.74%) PHP
3 16 (42.11%) C#
4 2 (5.26%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Ektron