The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Somerset 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 40 54 63
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 23 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 4.52% 2.42% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.78% 2.55% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 11
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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 Somerset 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
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 550 645
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 94.50% 94.99% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 424 468 596
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £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 Somerset

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Somerset

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 3 months to 30 March 2015. 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
Bath +12 21 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Bridgwater - 2 £32,000 -
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (82.61%) HTML5
3 32 (69.57%) jQuery
4 26 (56.52%) Sass
5 24 (52.17%) Photoshop
6 23 (50.00%) PHP
7 20 (43.48%) User Experience
8 19 (41.30%) LESS
9 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (36.96%) Web Development
10 17 (36.96%) OOCSS
11 16 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (34.78%) CSS3
12 15 (32.61%) Web Accessibility
12 15 (32.61%) Axure RP
12 15 (32.61%) User Stories
12 15 (32.61%) Responsive Web Design
12 15 (32.61%) Business Development
12 15 (32.61%) WAI
12 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
12 15 (32.61%) Scrum
13 14 (30.43%) Web Design
13 14 (30.43%) Google
13 14 (30.43%) Facebook
13 14 (30.43%) Twitter
14 9 (19.57%) MVC
15 8 (17.39%) Adobe
15 8 (17.39%) MySQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 (6.52%) CMS
1 3 (6.52%) WordPress
2 2 (4.35%) Kentico
2 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 2 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) Photoshop
2 7 (15.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (32.61%) Axure RP
2 8 (17.39%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.35%) Grunt
3 2 (4.35%) Bower
General
1 1 (2.17%) Advertising
1 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (100.00%) HTML
1 46 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (82.61%) HTML5
3 32 (69.57%) jQuery
4 26 (56.52%) Sass
5 19 (41.30%) LESS
6 17 (36.96%) OOCSS
7 16 (34.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (34.78%) CSS3
8 7 (15.22%) JSON
8 7 (15.22%) XML
9 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
10 2 (4.35%) Browserify
10 2 (4.35%) Ember.js
11 1 (2.17%) REST
11 1 (2.17%) XHTML
11 1 (2.17%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.17%) SOAP
11 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (43.48%) User Experience
2 8 (17.39%) Open Source
3 5 (10.87%) Wiki
4 1 (2.17%) Blog
4 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (36.96%) Web Development
3 15 (32.61%) Business Development
3 15 (32.61%) Web Accessibility
3 15 (32.61%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (32.61%) User Stories
3 15 (32.61%) PRINCE2
3 15 (32.61%) Scrum
4 14 (30.43%) Web Design
5 9 (19.57%) MVC
6 5 (10.87%) Project Management
7 4 (8.70%) OO
8 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.17%) OOD
8 1 (2.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (50.00%) PHP
3 8 (17.39%) Ruby
4 7 (15.22%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) CFML
5 1 (2.17%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) WAI
Vendors
1 14 (30.43%) Google
1 14 (30.43%) Facebook
1 14 (30.43%) Twitter
2 8 (17.39%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) IBM
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
Bath
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 3 days ago
Somerset
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago