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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 32 51 66
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 29 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 6.09% 2.50% 1.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.53% 2.62% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 9
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £19,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £35,000 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
444 534 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 93.28% 95.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 393 428 580
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 6 March 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 +8 24 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Bridgwater - 5 £29,000 -
Front-End Developer
South West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 45 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 45 (100.00%) HTML
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (84.44%) HTML5
3 30 (66.67%) jQuery
4 26 (57.78%) Sass
5 23 (51.11%) Photoshop
6 22 (48.89%) PHP
7 20 (44.44%) User Experience
8 19 (42.22%) LESS
9 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (37.78%) Web Development
10 16 (35.56%) CSS3
10 16 (35.56%) OOCSS
11 15 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (33.33%) User Stories
11 15 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
11 15 (33.33%) Axure RP
11 15 (33.33%) Business Development
11 15 (33.33%) WAI
11 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
11 15 (33.33%) Scrum
12 14 (31.11%) Responsive Web Design
13 13 (28.89%) Facebook
13 13 (28.89%) Twitter
13 13 (28.89%) Web Design
13 13 (28.89%) Google
14 9 (20.00%) MVC
14 9 (20.00%) Ruby
15 8 (17.78%) Git (software)

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 2 (4.44%) IIS
1 2 (4.44%) CMS
1 2 (4.44%) WordPress
2 1 (2.22%) Kentico
2 1 (2.22%) Node.js
2 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 23 (51.11%) Photoshop
2 7 (15.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 15 (33.33%) Axure RP
2 8 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.44%) Grunt
3 2 (4.44%) Bower
General
1 1 (2.22%) Advertising
1 1 (2.22%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) HTML
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
2 38 (84.44%) HTML5
3 30 (66.67%) jQuery
4 26 (57.78%) Sass
5 19 (42.22%) LESS
6 16 (35.56%) CSS3
6 16 (35.56%) OOCSS
7 15 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 7 (15.56%) XML
8 7 (15.56%) JSON
9 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.44%) Ember.js
10 2 (4.44%) Backbone.js
10 2 (4.44%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (2.22%) XHTML
11 1 (2.22%) SOAP
11 1 (2.22%) Web Services
11 1 (2.22%) .NET
11 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 20 (44.44%) User Experience
2 8 (17.78%) Open Source
3 5 (11.11%) Wiki
4 1 (2.22%) Blog
4 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (37.78%) Web Development
1 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (33.33%) User Stories
2 15 (33.33%) Business Development
2 15 (33.33%) Web Accessibility
2 15 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 15 (33.33%) Scrum
3 14 (31.11%) Responsive Web Design
4 13 (28.89%) Web Design
5 9 (20.00%) MVC
6 5 (11.11%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) OO
8 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce
8 1 (2.22%) OOD
8 1 (2.22%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (48.89%) PHP
3 9 (20.00%) Ruby
4 7 (15.56%) Python
5 1 (2.22%) CFML
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (33.33%) WAI
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Google
1 13 (28.89%) Facebook
1 13 (28.89%) Twitter
2 8 (17.78%) Adobe
3 1 (2.22%) HP
3 1 (2.22%) IBM
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft
Somerset, South West
Avon and Somerset Police
Salary: £33,439 - £35,863 (£30,939 - £33,363 + 2,500 Market Factor Units)
Posted: 11 days ago
Bath
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago