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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 171 147 198
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +51
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 79 88 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.32% 1.42% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.48% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 78 85 13
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,200 £25,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £38,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
5758 5949 5020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.92% 95.92% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4836 4901 4435
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 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
Bristol +2 24 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Dorset +4 14 £37,500 - 4
Wiltshire -11 13 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Somerset -6 9 £30,000 -9.09% 6
Cornwall - 6 £21,000 -
Gloucestershire -7 5 £33,750 -20.58%
Devon -2 4 £23,250 - 2
Avon - 2 £22,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 210 (97.22%) HTML
2 205 (94.91%) CSS
3 197 (91.20%) JavaScript
4 140 (64.81%) HTML5
5 122 (56.48%) jQuery
6 120 (55.56%) CSS3
7 83 (38.43%) PHP
8 79 (36.57%) AngularJS
9 62 (28.70%) Responsive Web Design
9 62 (28.70%) MVC
10 55 (25.46%) User Experience
11 52 (24.07%) Sass
12 50 (23.15%) Web Development
13 49 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
14 48 (22.22%) .NET
15 44 (20.37%) LESS
15 44 (20.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 41 (18.98%) Photoshop
17 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
18 35 (16.20%) JSON
19 34 (15.74%) WordPress
19 34 (15.74%) Backbone.js
20 33 (15.28%) Node.js
21 32 (14.81%) ASP.NET
21 32 (14.81%) C#
22 30 (13.89%) CMS
22 30 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
23 29 (13.43%) MySQL
23 29 (13.43%) Ajax
23 29 (13.43%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 34 (15.74%) WordPress
2 33 (15.28%) Node.js
3 30 (13.89%) CMS
4 25 (11.57%) Drupal
5 12 (5.56%) Joomla!
6 8 (3.70%) Umbraco
7 5 (2.31%) nginx
8 4 (1.85%) Kentico
9 2 (0.93%) Sitefinity
9 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (0.93%) Apache Solr
9 2 (0.93%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.93%) DNN
10 1 (0.46%) Moodle
Applications
1 41 (18.98%) Photoshop
2 14 (6.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.46%) InDesign
4 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 17 (7.87%) Magento
2 2 (0.93%) Summit
3 1 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.46%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.85%) SaaS
2 3 (1.39%) GitHub
3 2 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.46%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.78%) Internet
2 4 (1.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (13.43%) MySQL
2 17 (7.87%) MongoDB
3 14 (6.48%) SQL Server
4 10 (4.63%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (3.24%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.93%) Redis
6 2 (0.93%) Riak
6 2 (0.93%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.93%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 37 (17.13%) Git (software)
2 18 (8.33%) Subversion
3 8 (3.70%) Axure RP
4 4 (1.85%) Bower
4 4 (1.85%) Grunt
5 3 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.93%) gulp
6 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.93%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.93%) Yeoman
6 2 (0.93%) Sublime Text
6 2 (0.93%) Maven
6 2 (0.93%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.93%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.93%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA
General
1 12 (5.56%) Marketing
2 8 (3.70%) Finance
3 6 (2.78%) Advertising
4 5 (2.31%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.85%) Electronics
5 4 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.85%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.93%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Games
7 1 (0.46%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (97.22%) HTML
2 205 (94.91%) CSS
3 140 (64.81%) HTML5
4 122 (56.48%) jQuery
5 120 (55.56%) CSS3
6 79 (36.57%) AngularJS
7 52 (24.07%) Sass
8 48 (22.22%) .NET
9 44 (20.37%) LESS
9 44 (20.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 35 (16.20%) JSON
11 34 (15.74%) Backbone.js
12 32 (14.81%) ASP.NET
13 30 (13.89%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (13.43%) Ajax
15 28 (12.96%) XML
16 20 (9.26%) OOCSS
17 18 (8.33%) Web Services
18 14 (6.48%) Ember.js
19 11 (5.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 55 (25.46%) User Experience
2 15 (6.94%) Wiki
3 14 (6.48%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.78%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.31%) BBC
6 4 (1.85%) Streaming Music
6 4 (1.85%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (1.85%) Social Media
7 3 (1.39%) Arduino
7 3 (1.39%) RIA
8 2 (0.93%) iPhone
8 2 (0.93%) Tandem
8 2 (0.93%) N-Tier
8 2 (0.93%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.93%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.93%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.46%) DTV
9 1 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.63%) Android
2 9 (4.17%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.31%) Windows
4 3 (1.39%) Linux
5 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.46%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.70%) MVC
1 62 (28.70%) Responsive Web Design
2 50 (23.15%) Web Development
3 49 (22.69%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (13.43%) Web Design
5 22 (10.19%) Scrum
6 21 (9.72%) OO
7 14 (6.48%) Project Management
8 13 (6.02%) OOP
9 12 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
10 10 (4.63%) E-Commerce
10 10 (4.63%) ERP
11 9 (4.17%) MVVM
12 8 (3.70%) PRINCE2
12 8 (3.70%) Open Source
13 7 (3.24%) Mobile Development
13 7 (3.24%) SDLC
13 7 (3.24%) User Stories
13 7 (3.24%) Business Development
14 6 (2.78%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 197 (91.20%) JavaScript
2 83 (38.43%) PHP
3 32 (14.81%) C#
4 17 (7.87%) Java
5 12 (5.56%) Ruby
6 8 (3.70%) VB.NET
7 4 (1.85%) Python
7 4 (1.85%) SQL
8 3 (1.39%) C++
9 2 (0.93%) Scala
Qualifications
1 14 (6.48%) Degree
2 1 (0.46%) IC3 Certification
2 1 (0.46%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.70%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.93%) Puppet
1 2 (0.93%) Vagrant
1 2 (0.93%) Graphite
Vendors
1 25 (11.57%) Google
2 20 (9.26%) Adobe
3 19 (8.80%) Facebook
3 19 (8.80%) Twitter
4 16 (7.41%) Zend
5 3 (1.39%) Apple
5 3 (1.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (1.39%) Sencha
6 2 (0.93%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.93%) CODA
7 1 (0.46%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.46%) HP
7 1 (0.46%) SAP
7 1 (0.46%) IBM
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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