The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 66 37 57
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 4 28 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.65% 5.62% 2.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 5.73% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 27 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +75.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
604 489 589
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 98.53% 98.19% 97.52%
Number of salaries quoted 520 439 471
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Somerset

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Somerset

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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 -21 2 £21,500 -38.57%
Yeovil - 2 £35,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 14 (93.33%) CSS
3 8 (53.33%) MVC
4 7 (46.67%) User Experience
5 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (40.00%) SDLC
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
5 6 (40.00%) QA
5 6 (40.00%) jQuery
5 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
6 4 (26.67%) Advertising
6 4 (26.67%) PHP
6 4 (26.67%) CSS3
6 4 (26.67%) HTML5
7 3 (20.00%) Marionette.js
7 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
7 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (20.00%) Marketing
7 3 (20.00%) Symfony
8 2 (13.33%) Web Development
8 2 (13.33%) JIRA
8 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (13.33%) OO
8 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) RESTful

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Somerset region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
2 1 (6.67%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) IIS
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (13.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) JIRA
1 2 (13.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (26.67%) Advertising
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 6 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (26.67%) CSS3
3 4 (26.67%) HTML5
4 3 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (20.00%) Backbone.js
4 3 (20.00%) Marionette.js
4 3 (20.00%) Symfony
5 2 (13.33%) Ember.js
5 2 (13.33%) Meteor
5 2 (13.33%) RESTful
5 2 (13.33%) Sass
6 1 (6.67%) React
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
1 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (53.33%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) SDLC
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing Strategy
4 2 (13.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (13.33%) OO
4 2 (13.33%) Open Source
4 2 (13.33%) Web Development
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (6.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) PHP
3 1 (6.67%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) MCSD
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Docker
1 2 (13.33%) Varnish
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Zend