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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 143 195 192
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 87 33 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.48% 0.60% 0.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 0.62% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 75 33 33
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -1.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,200 £22,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £39,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5606 5287 5359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.39% 96.58% 95.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4748 4671 4650
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +13 28 £30,000 -6.25% 1
Somerset +5 20 £30,000 - 5
Gloucestershire - 16 £35,000 - 1
Wiltshire -5 11 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Dorset +4 7 £37,500 -21.05% 4
Devon - 5 £30,000 - 1
Cornwall - 1 - -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 147 (93.63%) HTML
2 146 (92.99%) CSS
3 139 (88.54%) JavaScript
4 84 (53.50%) jQuery
5 81 (51.59%) HTML5
6 62 (39.49%) CSS3
7 46 (29.30%) PHP
8 43 (27.39%) .NET
9 35 (22.29%) Photoshop
10 34 (21.66%) MVC
10 34 (21.66%) Marketing
11 31 (19.75%) Ajax
11 31 (19.75%) Java
12 28 (17.83%) Web Development
13 27 (17.20%) C#
14 25 (15.92%) Responsive Web Design
15 24 (15.29%) XHTML
16 23 (14.65%) XML
17 19 (12.10%) JSON
17 19 (12.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 17 (10.83%) Backbone.js
18 17 (10.83%) Degree
18 17 (10.83%) CMS
18 17 (10.83%) Subversion
19 16 (10.19%) MySQL
19 16 (10.19%) Git (software)
20 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET
20 15 (9.55%) Adobe Illustrator
21 14 (8.92%) Scrum
22 13 (8.28%) Dreamweaver

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 17 (10.83%) CMS
2 8 (5.10%) WordPress
3 6 (3.82%) Apache
4 5 (3.18%) Sitecore CMS
4 5 (3.18%) Node.js
5 4 (2.55%) Drupal
6 3 (1.91%) Magnolia
7 2 (1.27%) Adobe CQ
7 2 (1.27%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.27%) IIS
8 1 (0.64%) TeamSite
8 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.64%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.64%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.64%) Confluence
Applications
1 35 (22.29%) Photoshop
2 15 (9.55%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.73%) GIMP
4 2 (1.27%) InDesign
4 2 (1.27%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.27%) MS Office
5 1 (0.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.64%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.28%) SaaS
2 1 (0.64%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.18%) HTTP
2 4 (2.55%) SSL
3 3 (1.91%) Intranet
3 3 (1.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.19%) MySQL
2 5 (3.18%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.55%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.55%) Relational Database
3 4 (2.55%) RDBMS
4 3 (1.91%) SQLite
5 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 17 (10.83%) Subversion
2 16 (10.19%) Git (software)
3 13 (8.28%) Dreamweaver
4 10 (6.37%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.82%) PhoneGap
6 5 (3.18%) Selenium
7 2 (1.27%) PEAR
7 2 (1.27%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.27%) Aptana Studio
7 2 (1.27%) Trac
7 2 (1.27%) Bugzilla
8 1 (0.64%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.64%) JIRA
8 1 (0.64%) Maven
8 1 (0.64%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.64%) JSUnit
8 1 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.64%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.64%) WebDriver
8 1 (0.64%) Axure RP
General
1 34 (21.66%) Marketing
2 10 (6.37%) Finance
3 7 (4.46%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.55%) Advertising
5 3 (1.91%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.27%) Automotive
6 2 (1.27%) Retail
7 1 (0.64%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 147 (93.63%) HTML
2 146 (92.99%) CSS
3 84 (53.50%) jQuery
4 81 (51.59%) HTML5
5 62 (39.49%) CSS3
6 43 (27.39%) .NET
7 31 (19.75%) Ajax
8 24 (15.29%) XHTML
9 23 (14.65%) XML
10 19 (12.10%) JSON
10 19 (12.10%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (10.83%) Backbone.js
12 15 (9.55%) ASP.NET
13 12 (7.64%) Sass
14 11 (7.01%) AngularJS
15 8 (5.10%) Dojo
16 7 (4.46%) .NET Framework
16 7 (4.46%) KnockoutJS
17 6 (3.82%) Ember.js
18 5 (3.18%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.64%) Digital Media
2 10 (6.37%) W3C
3 7 (4.46%) Open Source
4 5 (3.18%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.55%) Social Media
6 2 (1.27%) Blog
6 2 (1.27%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.64%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.64%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.18%) Linux
2 2 (1.27%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.27%) UNIX
3 1 (0.64%) Windows
3 1 (0.64%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.66%) MVC
2 28 (17.83%) Web Development
3 25 (15.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 14 (8.92%) Scrum
5 12 (7.64%) Web Design
5 12 (7.64%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (7.01%) OO
7 8 (5.10%) Web Application Development
7 8 (5.10%) OOP
8 7 (4.46%) E-Commerce
9 6 (3.82%) User Experience Design
9 6 (3.82%) Analytics
9 6 (3.82%) SEO
10 4 (2.55%) Digital Marketing
10 4 (2.55%) Content Management
10 4 (2.55%) Migration
11 3 (1.91%) Customer Engagement
12 2 (1.27%) MVVM
12 2 (1.27%) OWASP
12 2 (1.27%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 139 (88.54%) JavaScript
2 46 (29.30%) PHP
3 31 (19.75%) Java
4 27 (17.20%) C#
5 6 (3.82%) PHP5
5 6 (3.82%) SQL
6 4 (2.55%) Ruby
6 4 (2.55%) Python
6 4 (2.55%) C++
6 4 (2.55%) ActionScript
7 3 (1.91%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (0.64%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.64%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.64%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.64%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) WAI
1 2 (1.27%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (8.28%) Adobe
2 7 (4.46%) Twitter
3 5 (3.18%) Sitecore
3 5 (3.18%) Sencha
4 3 (1.91%) Zend
5 2 (1.27%) Ektron
5 2 (1.27%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.64%) JBoss
6 1 (0.64%) Google
Dorset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bath, Avon
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: Yesterday
Christchurch, Dorset
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Zone
Salary: Vey Competitive, Depending on Experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 22 days ago