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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 56 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 10 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 1.72% 3.58% 1.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 3.74% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 7
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £24,600 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £37,500 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
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
547 748 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.99% 95.65% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 478 658 549
Average salary £36,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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
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 June 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 June 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 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Bridgwater - 2 £32,000 -
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (73.17%) HTML5
3 28 (68.29%) jQuery
4 27 (65.85%) PHP
5 25 (60.98%) Sass
6 19 (46.34%) Photoshop
7 18 (43.90%) LESS
8 17 (41.46%) OOCSS
9 16 (39.02%) Web Development
10 14 (34.15%) Web Design
10 14 (34.15%) CSS3
10 14 (34.15%) Facebook
10 14 (34.15%) Twitter
10 14 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
10 14 (34.15%) User Experience
10 14 (34.15%) Google
11 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (24.39%) MySQL
12 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (21.95%) User Stories
13 9 (21.95%) Axure RP
13 9 (21.95%) Web Accessibility
13 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
13 9 (21.95%) Adobe
13 9 (21.95%) Scrum
13 9 (21.95%) Business Development
13 9 (21.95%) WAI
14 8 (19.51%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 6 (14.63%) WordPress
2 3 (7.32%) Node.js
2 3 (7.32%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Kentico
3 2 (4.88%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (46.34%) Photoshop
2 7 (17.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.44%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.07%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) MySQL
2 3 (7.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Axure RP
2 7 (17.07%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.44%) Grunt
3 1 (2.44%) Bower
General
1 3 (7.32%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (73.17%) HTML5
3 28 (68.29%) jQuery
4 25 (60.98%) Sass
5 18 (43.90%) LESS
6 17 (41.46%) OOCSS
7 14 (34.15%) CSS3
8 10 (24.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 7 (17.07%) JSON
10 6 (14.63%) XML
11 5 (12.20%) AngularJS
12 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
13 3 (7.32%) HTML5 Canvas
13 3 (7.32%) WebGL
14 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
14 1 (2.44%) REST
14 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
14 1 (2.44%) Browserify
14 1 (2.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 14 (34.15%) User Experience
2 5 (12.20%) Wiki
3 3 (7.32%) Arduino
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Web Development
2 14 (34.15%) Web Design
2 14 (34.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (21.95%) User Stories
4 9 (21.95%) Web Accessibility
4 9 (21.95%) PRINCE2
4 9 (21.95%) Scrum
4 9 (21.95%) Business Development
5 8 (19.51%) MVC
6 7 (17.07%) Open Source
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
8 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.76%) OO
9 1 (2.44%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (65.85%) PHP
3 8 (19.51%) Ruby
4 7 (17.07%) Python
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.95%) WAI
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Facebook
1 14 (34.15%) Twitter
1 14 (34.15%) Google
2 9 (21.95%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) HP
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
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