The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the South West region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 103 176 160
Rank change year-on-year
+73 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 155 73 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 2.78% 1.23% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.88% 1.26% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 128 66 85
Median salary £35,000 £34,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.44% -1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
5391 5773 5991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.54% 96.98% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4559 4896 5009
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +5.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the South West region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in the South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol +26 50 £40,500 +8.00% 7
Dorset +28 37 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Devon +22 24 £25,000 - 2
Gloucestershire +11 23 £45,000 +1.12%
Wiltshire +14 16 £42,500 +61.90% 1
Somerset -14 4 £33,750 -0.73% 1
Cornwall - 1 - - 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 286 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 281 (94.61%) HTML
3 274 (92.26%) Front End Development
4 260 (87.54%) CSS
5 166 (55.89%) HTML5
6 155 (52.19%) jQuery
7 119 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
8 113 (38.05%) AngularJS
8 113 (38.05%) User Experience
9 105 (35.35%) CSS3
10 85 (28.62%) Web Development
11 67 (22.56%) Sass
12 61 (20.54%) React
13 60 (20.20%) Backbone.js
14 53 (17.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 51 (17.17%) Node.js
16 44 (14.81%) C#
17 42 (14.14%) PHP
18 41 (13.80%) Responsive Web Design
19 36 (12.12%) Git (software)
20 35 (11.78%) Ember.js
21 33 (11.11%) Marketing
22 32 (10.77%) Photoshop
23 30 (10.10%) Web Design
23 30 (10.10%) KnockoutJS
24 29 (9.76%) Twitter
24 29 (9.76%) LESS
24 29 (9.76%) Finance
24 29 (9.76%) MVC
24 29 (9.76%) Google

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (6.73%) WordPress
2 17 (5.72%) CMS
3 13 (4.38%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (2.69%) nginx
4 8 (2.69%) Umbraco
5 5 (1.68%) Drupal
6 4 (1.35%) WebLogic
7 3 (1.01%) Apache
7 3 (1.01%) Kentico
8 1 (0.34%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.34%) IIS
8 1 (0.34%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 32 (10.77%) Photoshop
2 17 (5.72%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.01%) Fireworks
3 3 (1.01%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.01%) MS Office
3 3 (1.01%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.67%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 18 (6.06%) Magento
2 1 (0.34%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 26 (8.75%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.69%) GitHub
3 3 (1.01%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.67%) SaaS
5 1 (0.34%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.35%) DNS
1 4 (1.35%) HTTP
1 4 (1.35%) SSL
2 2 (0.67%) SSH
3 1 (0.34%) Firewall
3 1 (0.34%) Internet
3 1 (0.34%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.39%) MySQL
2 9 (3.03%) MongoDB
3 8 (2.69%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (2.36%) Big Data
4 7 (2.36%) SQLite
5 6 (2.02%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.34%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (12.12%) Git (software)
2 25 (8.42%) gulp
3 24 (8.08%) Grunt
4 16 (5.39%) Selenium
5 5 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (1.68%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.35%) Bower
6 4 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
6 4 (1.35%) Subversion
7 3 (1.01%) webpack
8 2 (0.67%) Babel
8 2 (0.67%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.67%) IntelliJ
8 2 (0.67%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.67%) JSUnit
8 2 (0.67%) Sublime Text
8 2 (0.67%) Yeoman
9 1 (0.34%) JUnit
9 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (11.11%) Marketing
2 29 (9.76%) Finance
3 28 (9.43%) Retail
4 15 (5.05%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.69%) Games
6 6 (2.02%) Advertising
6 6 (2.02%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.34%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (94.61%) HTML
2 260 (87.54%) CSS
3 166 (55.89%) HTML5
4 155 (52.19%) jQuery
5 113 (38.05%) AngularJS
6 105 (35.35%) CSS3
7 67 (22.56%) Sass
8 61 (20.54%) React
9 60 (20.20%) Backbone.js
10 53 (17.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 51 (17.17%) Node.js
12 35 (11.78%) Ember.js
13 30 (10.10%) KnockoutJS
14 29 (9.76%) .NET
14 29 (9.76%) LESS
15 18 (6.06%) ASP.NET
16 16 (5.39%) Ajax
16 16 (5.39%) Express
16 16 (5.39%) JSON
17 12 (4.04%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 113 (38.05%) User Experience
2 16 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (5.05%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.71%) Visualisation
5 8 (2.69%) Semantic Web
5 8 (2.69%) W3C
6 6 (2.02%) Blackberry
6 6 (2.02%) Cybercrime
7 5 (1.68%) Digital Media
7 5 (1.68%) iPad
8 4 (1.35%) Computer Science
9 3 (1.01%) Tandem
10 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.67%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.67%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.67%) Social Media
11 1 (0.34%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.40%) Apple iOS
2 12 (4.04%) Android
2 12 (4.04%) Linux
3 9 (3.03%) Mac OS X
4 7 (2.36%) Debian
4 7 (2.36%) Windows
5 6 (2.02%) webOS
5 6 (2.02%) Windows Phone
5 6 (2.02%) Windows Phone 7
6 2 (0.67%) Unix
7 1 (0.34%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (92.26%) Front End Development
2 119 (40.07%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (28.62%) Web Development
4 41 (13.80%) Responsive Web Design
5 30 (10.10%) Web Design
6 29 (9.76%) MVC
7 27 (9.09%) SEO
8 26 (8.75%) Analytics
8 26 (8.75%) Matrix Organization
9 17 (5.72%) Software Engineering
10 16 (5.39%) Prototyping
10 16 (5.39%) Wireframes
11 15 (5.05%) Mobile Development
12 14 (4.71%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 14 (4.71%) E-Commerce
12 14 (4.71%) TDD
13 13 (4.38%) OO
14 11 (3.70%) OOP
14 11 (3.70%) Scrum
14 11 (3.70%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 286 (96.30%) JavaScript
2 44 (14.81%) C#
3 42 (14.14%) PHP
4 24 (8.08%) Java
5 20 (6.73%) TypeScript
6 15 (5.05%) SQL
7 9 (3.03%) Python
8 7 (2.36%) C++
8 7 (2.36%) Lua
8 7 (2.36%) Objective-C
9 5 (1.68%) ActionScript
9 5 (1.68%) ActionScript 2.0
9 5 (1.68%) ActionScript 3.0
10 3 (1.01%) ES6
10 3 (1.01%) Ruby
11 1 (0.34%) C
11 1 (0.34%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (0.34%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 21 (7.07%) Degree
2 20 (6.73%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.03%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) MySQL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.69%) WAI
2 3 (1.01%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.02%) Ansible
Vendors
1 29 (9.76%) Google
1 29 (9.76%) Twitter
2 22 (7.41%) Adobe
3 12 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.68%) Sony
5 4 (1.35%) Oracle
5 4 (1.35%) Sencha
6 3 (1.01%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.67%) CODA
7 2 (0.67%) Zend
8 1 (0.34%) Facebook
South West
set2recruit
Posted: 2 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Tank Recruitment Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
St. Ives, Cambridgeshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Devon
set2recruit
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum plus bonuses
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
4Com Plc
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Audi A1*
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol, Avon
techfolk Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Package
Posted: 9 days ago
Totnes, Devon
Cotterell Consulting
Posted: 18 days ago
Swindon
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago