The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 144 186 182
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 93 26 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.52% 0.50% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 0.52% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 89 17 30
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% +1.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,050 £40,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5873 4986 5344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.85% 95.19% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4874 4330 4722
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the South West region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 July 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
Dorset +12 28 £37,500 +37.61% 4
Bristol +21 26 £32,500 +18.18% 6
Somerset -2 24 £35,000 -1.40% 4
Wiltshire -5 10 £34,000 +36.00% 1
Devon -9 3 £21,750 -13.00% 4
Gloucestershire - 2 £33,250 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

1 165 (95.38%) HTML
1 165 (95.38%) CSS
2 161 (93.06%) JavaScript
3 109 (63.01%) HTML5
4 90 (52.02%) jQuery
5 77 (44.51%) CSS3
6 46 (26.59%) .NET
7 45 (26.01%) PHP
8 41 (23.70%) C#
8 41 (23.70%) MVC
9 32 (18.50%) Web Development
10 29 (16.76%) Java
11 26 (15.03%) Finance
12 25 (14.45%) XML
13 24 (13.87%) AngularJS
14 23 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 22 (12.72%) Responsive Web Design
15 22 (12.72%) WordPress
15 22 (12.72%) JSON
16 21 (12.14%) CMS
16 21 (12.14%) E-Commerce
17 20 (11.56%) Ajax
17 20 (11.56%) Backbone.js
18 19 (10.98%) Marketing
18 19 (10.98%) Photoshop
19 17 (9.83%) Sass
20 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
20 15 (8.67%) XHTML
21 14 (8.09%) SEO
21 14 (8.09%) MySQL

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 22 (12.72%) WordPress
2 21 (12.14%) CMS
3 13 (7.51%) Drupal
4 8 (4.62%) Node.js
5 5 (2.89%) Magnolia
6 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 2 (1.16%) TeamSite
6 2 (1.16%) Adobe CQ
6 2 (1.16%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.58%) IIS
7 1 (0.58%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (10.98%) Photoshop
2 8 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.16%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (5.20%) Magento
2 2 (1.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) SaaS
2 1 (0.58%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.73%) Intranet
1 3 (1.73%) HTTP
2 2 (1.16%) SSL
3 1 (0.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.09%) MySQL
2 6 (3.47%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.47%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.73%) Relational Database
3 3 (1.73%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.73%) SQLite
4 2 (1.16%) DB2
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.51%) Subversion
2 11 (6.36%) Git (software)
3 10 (5.78%) Visual Studio
4 4 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (1.73%) PhoneGap
6 2 (1.16%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.16%) Aptana Studio
7 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.58%) Grunt
7 1 (0.58%) Selenium
General
1 26 (15.03%) Finance
2 19 (10.98%) Marketing
3 10 (5.78%) Advertising
4 8 (4.62%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.16%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (95.38%) HTML
1 165 (95.38%) CSS
2 109 (63.01%) HTML5
3 90 (52.02%) jQuery
4 77 (44.51%) CSS3
5 46 (26.59%) .NET
6 25 (14.45%) XML
7 24 (13.87%) AngularJS
8 23 (13.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 22 (12.72%) JSON
10 20 (11.56%) Ajax
10 20 (11.56%) Backbone.js
11 17 (9.83%) Sass
12 15 (8.67%) ASP.NET
12 15 (8.67%) XHTML
13 9 (5.20%) .NET Framework
13 9 (5.20%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (4.62%) RESTful
14 8 (4.62%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 8 (4.62%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.78%) Digital Media
2 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
2 5 (2.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.31%) W3C
3 4 (2.31%) Social Media
4 3 (1.73%) Open Source
4 3 (1.73%) Blog
5 1 (0.58%) iPad
5 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.58%) E-Learning
5 1 (0.58%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.58%) Android
1 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.58%) UNIX
1 1 (0.58%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (23.70%) MVC
2 32 (18.50%) Web Development
3 22 (12.72%) Responsive Web Design
4 21 (12.14%) E-Commerce
5 14 (8.09%) SEO
6 12 (6.94%) OO
7 10 (5.78%) Multivariate Testing
7 10 (5.78%) OOP
7 10 (5.78%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (5.78%) Scrum
8 9 (5.20%) MVVM
9 8 (4.62%) Web Design
10 6 (3.47%) Web Application Development
11 5 (2.89%) Customer Engagement
12 4 (2.31%) Process Management
13 3 (1.73%) Mobile Application Development
13 3 (1.73%) Content Management
13 3 (1.73%) Software Engineering
13 3 (1.73%) Digital Marketing
14 2 (1.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 161 (93.06%) JavaScript
2 45 (26.01%) PHP
3 41 (23.70%) C#
4 29 (16.76%) Java
5 10 (5.78%) SQL
6 4 (2.31%) PHP5
7 3 (1.73%) ActionScript
8 2 (1.16%) Ruby
8 2 (1.16%) C++
8 2 (1.16%) Python
8 2 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (0.58%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.58%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (7.51%) Degree
2 2 (1.16%) PhD
2 2 (1.16%) HND
3 1 (0.58%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.58%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (6.94%) Adobe
1 12 (6.94%) Twitter
2 7 (4.05%) Zend
3 4 (2.31%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.73%) Ektron
5 2 (1.16%) Apple
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle
5 2 (1.16%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.58%) Facebook
6 1 (0.58%) Google
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday
Posted: 2 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £28000 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Plymouth, Devon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Blue Glue
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Pertemps ERP
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
TRG
Salary: 40000-52000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Plymouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Old Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Generous Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Baker Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago