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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 150 170 190
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 91 41 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.46% 0.81% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.85% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 85 30 29
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
5915 4834 5506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.11% 95.01% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4943 4184 4878
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
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 19 September 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 19 September 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
Wiltshire +9 25 £34,000 +17.24% 3
Bristol +4 20 £40,000 +19.40% 5
Devon -7 15 £23,500 -6.00% 9
Dorset +2 14 £37,000 +27.58% 2
Somerset -3 13 £35,000 -2.09% 4
Cornwall - 3 £26,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £22,500 - 1
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 181 (97.31%) CSS
2 180 (96.77%) HTML
3 173 (93.01%) JavaScript
4 111 (59.68%) HTML5
5 95 (51.08%) jQuery
6 78 (41.94%) CSS3
7 55 (29.57%) C#
7 55 (29.57%) .NET
8 51 (27.42%) MVC
8 51 (27.42%) User Experience
9 42 (22.58%) PHP
10 40 (21.51%) Photoshop
11 35 (18.82%) Web Development
12 34 (18.28%) XML
13 31 (16.67%) JSON
14 29 (15.59%) AngularJS
15 28 (15.05%) ASP.NET
15 28 (15.05%) Finance
16 27 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 26 (13.98%) Java
17 26 (13.98%) Marketing
18 24 (12.90%) Adobe
19 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce
20 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (11.83%) Backbone.js
20 22 (11.83%) Responsive Web Design
21 21 (11.29%) WordPress
21 21 (11.29%) CMS
22 20 (10.75%) Sass
23 18 (9.68%) Web Services

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 21 (11.29%) CMS
1 21 (11.29%) WordPress
2 16 (8.60%) Drupal
3 14 (7.53%) Node.js
4 5 (2.69%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.54%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.54%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.54%) IIS
5 1 (0.54%) TeamSite
Applications
1 40 (21.51%) Photoshop
2 12 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.15%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.54%) MS Office
4 1 (0.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (5.91%) Magento
2 2 (1.08%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.54%) Summit
3 1 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) SaaS
2 1 (0.54%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.54%) HTTP
1 1 (0.54%) HTTPS
1 1 (0.54%) Intranet
1 1 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.38%) MySQL
2 5 (2.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.69%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.08%) DB2
3 2 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.99%) Git (software)
2 12 (6.45%) Subversion
3 9 (4.84%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.61%) Axure RP
5 2 (1.08%) Grunt
5 2 (1.08%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.54%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.54%) PhantomJS
6 1 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.54%) Jasmine
General
1 28 (15.05%) Finance
2 26 (13.98%) Marketing
3 15 (8.06%) Advertising
4 5 (2.69%) Telecoms
5 4 (2.15%) Retail
6 2 (1.08%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Banking
6 2 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (97.31%) CSS
2 180 (96.77%) HTML
3 111 (59.68%) HTML5
4 95 (51.08%) jQuery
5 78 (41.94%) CSS3
6 55 (29.57%) .NET
7 34 (18.28%) XML
8 31 (16.67%) JSON
9 29 (15.59%) AngularJS
10 28 (15.05%) ASP.NET
11 27 (14.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 22 (11.83%) Backbone.js
13 20 (10.75%) Sass
14 18 (9.68%) Web Services
15 17 (9.14%) Ajax
16 15 (8.06%) .NET Framework
17 14 (7.53%) XHTML
17 14 (7.53%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 10 (5.38%) LINQ
18 10 (5.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 51 (27.42%) User Experience
2 6 (3.23%) W3C
3 5 (2.69%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.15%) Open Source
5 3 (1.61%) Digital Media
5 3 (1.61%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.61%) Blog
6 1 (0.54%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.54%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.54%) Social Media
6 1 (0.54%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.69%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.54%) Windows
2 1 (0.54%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (27.42%) MVC
2 35 (18.82%) Web Development
3 23 (12.37%) E-Commerce
4 22 (11.83%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (11.83%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (9.14%) Scrum
5 17 (9.14%) SEO
6 15 (8.06%) MVVM
7 13 (6.99%) Multivariate Testing
8 12 (6.45%) OO
9 9 (4.84%) OOP
10 8 (4.30%) Mentoring
11 7 (3.76%) Web Design
12 6 (3.23%) Content Management
12 6 (3.23%) Mobile Marketing
13 5 (2.69%) Web Application Development
13 5 (2.69%) Coaching
13 5 (2.69%) Customer Engagement
13 5 (2.69%) Information Architecture
14 4 (2.15%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 173 (93.01%) JavaScript
2 55 (29.57%) C#
3 42 (22.58%) PHP
4 26 (13.98%) Java
5 11 (5.91%) SQL
6 5 (2.69%) C++
7 4 (2.15%) VB.NET
7 4 (2.15%) PHP5
8 2 (1.08%) Python
8 2 (1.08%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.54%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.54%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (3.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.08%) HND
2 2 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.61%) WAI
2 1 (0.54%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.54%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 24 (12.90%) Adobe
2 14 (7.53%) Twitter
3 7 (3.76%) Zend
3 7 (3.76%) Apple
4 3 (1.61%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.08%) Oracle
5 2 (1.08%) Ektron
6 1 (0.54%) Facebook
6 1 (0.54%) Google
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