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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 50 65 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 22 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 3.77% 1.62% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.02% 1.72% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 6
Average salary £35,000 £19,000 £23,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+84.21% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,550 £18,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £28,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
547 640 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.66% 93.98% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 485 544 576
Average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -6.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £20,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 24 December 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 +15 18 £38,000 +100.00% 1
Bridgwater - 4 £29,000 -
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (77.78%) HTML5
3 26 (72.22%) jQuery
4 19 (52.78%) Photoshop
5 17 (47.22%) Sass
5 17 (47.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
7 12 (33.33%) Scrum
7 12 (33.33%) Business Development
7 12 (33.33%) WAI
7 12 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
7 12 (33.33%) Axure RP
7 12 (33.33%) CSS3
7 12 (33.33%) User Stories
7 12 (33.33%) User Experience
8 10 (27.78%) PHP
8 10 (27.78%) LESS
9 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (22.22%) Web Development
10 8 (22.22%) Twitter
11 7 (19.44%) Adobe
11 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (16.67%) MySQL
12 6 (16.67%) MVC
13 5 (13.89%) Ruby
13 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
13 5 (13.89%) Multivariate Testing

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 2 (5.56%) IIS
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
1 2 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Magnolia
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
2 1 (2.78%) Drupal
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (52.78%) Photoshop
2 7 (19.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.56%) Grunt
3 2 (5.56%) Bower
General
1 1 (2.78%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 28 (77.78%) HTML5
3 26 (72.22%) jQuery
4 17 (47.22%) Sass
4 17 (47.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 12 (33.33%) CSS3
6 10 (27.78%) LESS
7 5 (13.89%) OOCSS
8 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
9 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
9 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.78%) .NET
10 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
10 1 (2.78%) XML
10 1 (2.78%) XHTML
10 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (2.78%) YUI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) User Experience
2 5 (13.89%) Open Source
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 12 (33.33%) Scrum
2 12 (33.33%) Business Development
2 12 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 12 (33.33%) User Stories
3 9 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (22.22%) Web Development
5 6 (16.67%) MVC
6 5 (13.89%) Multivariate Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Web Design
7 3 (8.33%) OO
8 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.78%) TDD
8 1 (2.78%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) PHP
3 5 (13.89%) Ruby
4 4 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (2.78%) CFML
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Twitter
2 7 (19.44%) Adobe
3 3 (8.33%) Google
3 3 (8.33%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago