The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 237 210 210
Rank change year-on-year
-27 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 9 30 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.15% 0.49% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.52% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 6
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £27,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +28.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Front-End Web 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
5826 5804 4819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 96.25% 95.24% 95.18%
Number of salaries quoted 4907 4800 4150
Average salary £38,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,648 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the South West region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in the South West

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in the South West

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the South West region over the 3 months to 31 August 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 -18 7 £37,500 -6.25%
Somerset +5 2 £32,000 -12.32%
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
4 24 (70.59%) jQuery
5 19 (55.88%) HTML5
6 15 (44.12%) PHP
7 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
8 11 (32.35%) MVC
8 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
9 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
9 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
9 10 (29.41%) CSS3
10 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (26.47%) WordPress
11 8 (23.53%) .NET
12 7 (20.59%) MySQL
12 7 (20.59%) Adobe
12 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
13 6 (17.65%) Sass
13 6 (17.65%) CMS
13 6 (17.65%) Java
13 6 (17.65%) Ruby
13 6 (17.65%) Web Development
14 5 (14.71%) Marketing
14 5 (14.71%) Degree
14 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
14 5 (14.71%) Subversion
14 5 (14.71%) Scrum
14 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
14 5 (14.71%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (26.47%) WordPress
2 6 (17.65%) CMS
3 4 (11.76%) Node.js
4 3 (8.82%) Umbraco
5 2 (5.88%) Sitefinity
5 2 (5.88%) DNN
5 2 (5.88%) Kentico
5 2 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 10 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) InDesign
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 3 (8.82%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Subversion
3 2 (5.88%) Maven
4 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (14.71%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Electronics
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
3 2 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.94%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 32 (94.12%) CSS
3 24 (70.59%) jQuery
4 19 (55.88%) HTML5
5 12 (35.29%) AngularJS
6 10 (29.41%) Backbone.js
6 10 (29.41%) CSS3
7 8 (23.53%) .NET
8 6 (17.65%) Sass
9 5 (14.71%) LESS
9 5 (14.71%) Ember.js
9 5 (14.71%) WebGL
10 4 (11.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (11.76%) LAMP
10 4 (11.76%) Ruby on Rails
11 3 (8.82%) Ajax
11 3 (8.82%) .NET Framework
11 3 (8.82%) XHTML
11 3 (8.82%) Web Services
11 3 (8.82%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) Computer Science
2 4 (11.76%) User Experience
3 3 (8.82%) Arduino
4 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.88%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
5 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (11.76%) Apple iOS
1 4 (11.76%) Windows
1 4 (11.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) MVC
2 9 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (17.65%) Web Development
5 5 (14.71%) Scrum
5 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.88%) SDLC
6 2 (5.88%) SEO
6 2 (5.88%) Web Design
6 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.88%) MVVM
6 2 (5.88%) Open Source
7 1 (2.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Functional Programming
7 1 (2.94%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 15 (44.12%) PHP
3 6 (17.65%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) Ruby
4 4 (11.76%) C#
5 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) IC3 Certification
Vendors
1 7 (20.59%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Google
3 2 (5.88%) Sitecore