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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 66 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 13 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.69% 0.36% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.37% -
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
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
718 536 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.25% 96.40% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 602 467 588
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

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 23 September 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
Bath -4 8 £35,000 +32.07% 3
Street -6 5 £45,000 -
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (58.54%) HTML5
3 22 (53.66%) jQuery
4 21 (51.22%) CSS3
5 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (31.71%) Twitter
6 13 (31.71%) Sass
6 13 (31.71%) Multivariate Testing
7 11 (26.83%) PHP
8 10 (24.39%) User Experience
9 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (21.95%) Backbone.js
9 9 (21.95%) Photoshop
10 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
10 8 (19.51%) CMS
11 7 (17.07%) Java
12 6 (14.63%) MySQL
12 6 (14.63%) Adobe
12 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (14.63%) Ajax
13 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (12.20%) Magnolia
14 4 (9.76%) Raphaël
14 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
14 4 (9.76%) Zend
14 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
14 4 (9.76%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 (19.51%) CMS
2 5 (12.20%) Magnolia
3 3 (7.32%) WordPress
4 2 (4.88%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Photoshop
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.63%) MySQL
2 4 (9.76%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
1 3 (7.32%) Axure RP
General
1 1 (2.44%) Finance
1 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (58.54%) HTML5
3 22 (53.66%) jQuery
4 21 (51.22%) CSS3
5 16 (39.02%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 13 (31.71%) Sass
7 9 (21.95%) Backbone.js
8 6 (14.63%) Ajax
9 4 (9.76%) SVG
9 4 (9.76%) Hibernate
9 4 (9.76%) Spring
9 4 (9.76%) Raphaël
10 3 (7.32%) LESS
10 3 (7.32%) JSON
11 1 (2.44%) YUI
11 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) User Experience
2 3 (7.32%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Multivariate Testing
2 9 (21.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (19.51%) E-Commerce
4 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (7.32%) Scrum
5 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.32%) User Stories
5 3 (7.32%) Business Development
5 3 (7.32%) Web Accessibility
5 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.88%) OO
7 1 (2.44%) MVC
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (26.83%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) PHP5
5 2 (4.88%) Python
5 2 (4.88%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) WAI
Vendors
1 13 (31.71%) Twitter
2 6 (14.63%) Adobe
3 4 (9.76%) Zend
4 1 (2.44%) Facebook
Bath, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £18000 to £38000 per annum
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