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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 63 59 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 10 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.69% 2.12% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.26% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 3
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -14.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £35,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £50,000 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
575 707 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 96.96% 93.89% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 475 610 441
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram 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 3 September 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 +9 8 £34,000 -2.85%
Street +7 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 21 (100.00%) HTML
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
2 18 (85.71%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) HTML5
3 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
4 10 (47.62%) PHP
5 9 (42.86%) Backbone.js
6 8 (38.10%) Node.js
7 7 (33.33%) CSS3
7 7 (33.33%) Sass
7 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
7 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 5 (23.81%) MySQL
8 5 (23.81%) WordPress
9 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
9 4 (19.05%) Open Source
9 4 (19.05%) WebGL
9 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
9 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (19.05%) MVC
9 4 (19.05%) Adobe
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) Web Development
9 4 (19.05%) User Experience
10 3 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
10 3 (14.29%) Scrum
10 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (14.29%) Electronics
10 3 (14.29%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (38.10%) Node.js
2 5 (23.81%) WordPress
3 2 (9.52%) CMS
3 2 (9.52%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
4 1 (4.76%) Kentico
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) MySQL
2 4 (19.05%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
2 2 (9.52%) Axure RP
2 2 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 3 (14.29%) Electronics
2 2 (9.52%) Advertising
2 2 (9.52%) Marketing
3 1 (4.76%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (100.00%) CSS
1 21 (100.00%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) jQuery
3 11 (52.38%) HTML5
3 11 (52.38%) AngularJS
4 9 (42.86%) Backbone.js
5 7 (33.33%) Sass
5 7 (33.33%) CSS3
6 4 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (19.05%) WebGL
7 3 (14.29%) LESS
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5 Canvas
8 2 (9.52%) Symfony
8 2 (9.52%) Marionette.js
8 2 (9.52%) Meteor
8 2 (9.52%) Ember.js
8 2 (9.52%) RESTful
9 1 (4.76%) .NET
9 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Arduino
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Android
1 3 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (19.05%) Web Development
2 4 (19.05%) MVC
2 4 (19.05%) Open Source
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.52%) Business Development
4 2 (9.52%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (9.52%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (9.52%) User Stories
4 2 (9.52%) SDLC
5 1 (4.76%) Coaching
5 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
5 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) Web Design
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 21 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (47.62%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Python
3 2 (9.52%) Ruby
4 1 (4.76%) C#
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) Varnish
1 2 (9.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Adobe
2 1 (4.76%) Google
2 1 (4.76%) Facebook
2 1 (4.76%) Twitter
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
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