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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 108 159 182
Rank change year-on-year
+51 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 157 65 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.41% 1.17% 0.70%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 1.23% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 140 60 36
Average salary £34,000 £33,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.49% +0.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,150 £28,100 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
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
6227 5299 5096
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.54% 95.63% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 5205 4606 4505
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
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 20 November 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 20 November 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 +5 41 £40,000 +19.40% 4
Wiltshire +10 33 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Devon +6 33 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Somerset +17 16 £38,500 +92.50% 2
Gloucestershire -2 15 £31,500 -10.00% 1
Dorset -10 9 £30,000 -27.27% 5
Cornwall - 2 £26,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 238 (99.17%) CSS
2 236 (98.33%) HTML
3 232 (96.67%) JavaScript
4 136 (56.67%) HTML5
5 133 (55.42%) jQuery
6 109 (45.42%) CSS3
7 91 (37.92%) .NET
8 75 (31.25%) C#
9 74 (30.83%) User Experience
10 72 (30.00%) Photoshop
11 61 (25.42%) JSON
12 58 (24.17%) PHP
13 51 (21.25%) MVC
14 50 (20.83%) Adobe
14 50 (20.83%) AngularJS
15 46 (19.17%) ASP.NET
16 44 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
17 43 (17.92%) Web Development
18 41 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
19 40 (16.67%) XML
20 31 (12.92%) Web Services
21 30 (12.50%) Scrum
21 30 (12.50%) Ajax
21 30 (12.50%) Node.js
22 28 (11.67%) Git (software)
22 28 (11.67%) Sass
23 26 (10.83%) E-Commerce
24 25 (10.42%) CMS
24 25 (10.42%) Marketing
25 24 (10.00%) Backbone.js

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 30 (12.50%) Node.js
2 25 (10.42%) CMS
3 20 (8.33%) WordPress
4 18 (7.50%) Drupal
5 8 (3.33%) Umbraco
6 4 (1.67%) Joomla!
6 4 (1.67%) IIS
7 3 (1.25%) nginx
7 3 (1.25%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.42%) Magnolia
Applications
1 72 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 16 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 11 (4.58%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 13 (5.42%) Magento
2 3 (1.25%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.42%) MySQL
2 11 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.08%) NoSQL
4 3 (1.25%) Redis
4 3 (1.25%) Riak
4 3 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.75%) Subversion
3 17 (7.08%) Visual Studio
4 9 (3.75%) Axure RP
5 7 (2.92%) Grunt
6 6 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (1.67%) Bower
8 3 (1.25%) PhantomJS
8 3 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.25%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.25%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (10.42%) Marketing
2 18 (7.50%) Finance
3 14 (5.83%) Advertising
4 9 (3.75%) Retail
5 3 (1.25%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.83%) Banking
6 2 (0.83%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (99.17%) CSS
2 236 (98.33%) HTML
3 136 (56.67%) HTML5
4 133 (55.42%) jQuery
5 109 (45.42%) CSS3
6 91 (37.92%) .NET
7 61 (25.42%) JSON
8 50 (20.83%) AngularJS
9 46 (19.17%) ASP.NET
10 40 (16.67%) XML
11 31 (12.92%) Web Services
12 30 (12.50%) Ajax
13 28 (11.67%) Sass
14 24 (10.00%) Backbone.js
15 23 (9.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 20 (8.33%) LESS
17 17 (7.08%) .NET Framework
18 16 (6.67%) KnockoutJS
18 16 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
19 15 (6.25%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.83%) User Experience
2 7 (2.92%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.50%) Graphic Design
3 6 (2.50%) Semantic Web
3 6 (2.50%) Open Source
3 6 (2.50%) Social Media
4 4 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.25%) W3C
5 3 (1.25%) Wiki
6 2 (0.83%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.42%) Blog
7 1 (0.42%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.42%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (2.50%) Windows
3 2 (0.83%) Linux
4 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.42%) Android
4 1 (0.42%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (21.25%) MVC
2 44 (18.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 43 (17.92%) Web Development
4 41 (17.08%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (12.50%) Scrum
6 26 (10.83%) E-Commerce
7 21 (8.75%) Web Design
7 21 (8.75%) SEO
8 15 (6.25%) MVVM
9 14 (5.83%) OO
10 12 (5.00%) Content Management
11 9 (3.75%) PRINCE2
11 9 (3.75%) Web Accessibility
11 9 (3.75%) User Stories
11 9 (3.75%) Business Development
12 8 (3.33%) Multivariate Testing
12 8 (3.33%) OOP
12 8 (3.33%) Information Architecture
13 7 (2.92%) Mobile Marketing
14 6 (2.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 232 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 75 (31.25%) C#
3 58 (24.17%) PHP
4 23 (9.58%) Java
5 15 (6.25%) SQL
6 12 (5.00%) VB.NET
7 10 (4.17%) C++
8 7 (2.92%) Ruby
8 7 (2.92%) TypeScript
9 4 (1.67%) Python
10 3 (1.25%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.42%) PHP5
11 1 (0.42%) CFML
11 1 (0.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (0.42%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.75%) WAI
2 6 (2.50%) QA
3 3 (1.25%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.25%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 3 (1.25%) Puppet
1 3 (1.25%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 50 (20.83%) Adobe
2 14 (5.83%) Apple
3 7 (2.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (2.92%) Twitter
4 6 (2.50%) Facebook
4 6 (2.50%) Zend
5 1 (0.42%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.42%) Ektron
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