The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 97 158 194
Rank change year-on-year
+61 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 175 77 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.79% 1.32% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.91% 1.39% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 161 73 32
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,500 £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 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 December 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 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
Bristol +12 47 £40,000 +23.07% 8
Dorset +8 27 £35,000 -3.44% 8
Devon +7 27 £27,500 +12.24% 2
Somerset +15 22 £35,000 +84.21% 3
Gloucestershire -1 22 £35,000 -
Wiltshire +5 20 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 268 (98.89%) HTML
1 268 (98.89%) CSS
2 262 (96.68%) JavaScript
3 159 (58.67%) HTML5
4 156 (57.56%) jQuery
5 124 (45.76%) CSS3
6 92 (33.95%) .NET
7 90 (33.21%) PHP
8 79 (29.15%) Photoshop
9 78 (28.78%) User Experience
10 75 (27.68%) C#
11 71 (26.20%) AngularJS
12 61 (22.51%) JSON
13 60 (22.14%) Adobe
14 59 (21.77%) Responsive Web Design
15 57 (21.03%) MVC
16 54 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
17 51 (18.82%) Web Development
18 48 (17.71%) ASP.NET
19 45 (16.61%) Sass
20 39 (14.39%) CMS
20 39 (14.39%) Scrum
21 38 (14.02%) Node.js
22 35 (12.92%) Ajax
23 33 (12.18%) Web Services
23 33 (12.18%) XML
23 33 (12.18%) WordPress
23 33 (12.18%) Git (software)
23 33 (12.18%) LESS
24 30 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (14.39%) CMS
2 38 (14.02%) Node.js
3 33 (12.18%) WordPress
4 27 (9.96%) Drupal
5 10 (3.69%) Joomla!
6 9 (3.32%) Umbraco
7 6 (2.21%) nginx
8 5 (1.85%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.48%) IIS
10 1 (0.37%) Magnolia
Applications
1 79 (29.15%) Photoshop
2 21 (7.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (7.01%) Adobe Illustrator
4 12 (4.43%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 15 (5.54%) Magento
2 3 (1.11%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.11%) GitHub
3 1 (0.37%) Trello
3 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.48%) Internet
2 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (8.86%) MySQL
2 16 (5.90%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.69%) NoSQL
4 9 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.58%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) Redis
6 5 (1.85%) Riak
7 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.37%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 33 (12.18%) Git (software)
2 24 (8.86%) Subversion
3 15 (5.54%) Visual Studio
4 13 (4.80%) Grunt
5 12 (4.43%) Axure RP
6 8 (2.95%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (2.58%) Bower
8 5 (1.85%) Jenkins
9 3 (1.11%) Jasmine
9 3 (1.11%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.11%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.74%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 24 (8.86%) Marketing
2 17 (6.27%) Finance
3 15 (5.54%) Advertising
4 10 (3.69%) Retail
5 4 (1.48%) Banking
6 3 (1.11%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 268 (98.89%) HTML
1 268 (98.89%) CSS
2 159 (58.67%) HTML5
3 156 (57.56%) jQuery
4 124 (45.76%) CSS3
5 92 (33.95%) .NET
6 71 (26.20%) AngularJS
7 61 (22.51%) JSON
8 48 (17.71%) ASP.NET
9 45 (16.61%) Sass
10 35 (12.92%) Ajax
11 33 (12.18%) Web Services
11 33 (12.18%) XML
11 33 (12.18%) LESS
12 30 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 26 (9.59%) Backbone.js
14 22 (8.12%) KnockoutJS
15 20 (7.38%) Ember.js
16 14 (5.17%) .NET Framework
17 13 (4.80%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 78 (28.78%) User Experience
2 11 (4.06%) Open Source
3 7 (2.58%) Social Media
3 7 (2.58%) Graphic Design
3 7 (2.58%) Mobile App
3 7 (2.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (2.21%) Semantic Web
5 5 (1.85%) Wiki
6 3 (1.11%) W3C
6 3 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (0.74%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.37%) Blog
8 1 (0.37%) RIA
8 1 (0.37%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.37%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.80%) Apple iOS
2 7 (2.58%) Windows
3 5 (1.85%) Linux
4 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.37%) Android
4 1 (0.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (21.77%) Responsive Web Design
2 57 (21.03%) MVC
3 54 (19.93%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (18.82%) Web Development
5 39 (14.39%) Scrum
6 26 (9.59%) Web Design
7 25 (9.23%) SEO
8 20 (7.38%) E-Commerce
9 17 (6.27%) OO
10 15 (5.54%) Content Management
11 12 (4.43%) Business Development
11 12 (4.43%) Web Accessibility
11 12 (4.43%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.43%) User Stories
12 11 (4.06%) MVVM
13 8 (2.95%) Information Architecture
13 8 (2.95%) Software Engineering
14 7 (2.58%) OOP
14 7 (2.58%) iOS Development
15 6 (2.21%) Mobile Marketing
Programming Languages
1 262 (96.68%) JavaScript
2 90 (33.21%) PHP
3 75 (27.68%) C#
4 23 (8.49%) Java
5 14 (5.17%) VB.NET
6 12 (4.43%) Ruby
7 10 (3.69%) SQL
8 9 (3.32%) C++
9 8 (2.95%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.85%) Python
11 3 (1.11%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.37%) PHP5
12 1 (0.37%) CFML
12 1 (0.37%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (0.37%) Degree
1 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.43%) WAI
2 6 (2.21%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.11%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 5 (1.85%) Puppet
1 5 (1.85%) Vagrant
1 5 (1.85%) Graphite
Vendors
1 60 (22.14%) Adobe
2 14 (5.17%) Apple
3 12 (4.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (3.69%) Facebook
4 10 (3.69%) Twitter
5 9 (3.32%) Zend
6 3 (1.11%) Google
7 1 (0.37%) HP
7 1 (0.37%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.37%) Ektron
7 1 (0.37%) Sencha
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Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
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Salary: £40 - £50 per annum + 10% Bonus, and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
Next Ventures Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
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Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + holiday etc.
Posted: 5 days ago
Somerset
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Stock Options
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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Bournemouth
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
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Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
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Dorset
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Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum, Benefits: Plus Generous Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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