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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 176 211 224
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 64 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.01% 0.42% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.44% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 59 21 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £32,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -1.56%
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
6067 5640 5484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.88% 95.21% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 5083 4797 4887
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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
Bristol +7 13 £31,500 -21.25%
Devon +3 12 £30,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -10 12 £35,000 -
Wiltshire - 10 £29,000 -
Somerset +9 6 £29,000 +45.00% 1
Dorset - 3 £27,500 -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 91 (98.91%) HTML
1 91 (98.91%) CSS
2 89 (96.74%) JavaScript
3 59 (64.13%) jQuery
4 50 (54.35%) HTML5
5 43 (46.74%) .NET
6 37 (40.22%) CSS3
7 32 (34.78%) Photoshop
8 31 (33.70%) Adobe
9 30 (32.61%) C#
10 29 (31.52%) User Experience
11 26 (28.26%) JSON
11 26 (28.26%) PHP
12 19 (20.65%) XML
12 19 (20.65%) Web Design
12 19 (20.65%) CMS
12 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
13 18 (19.57%) Web Development
13 18 (19.57%) Web Services
14 17 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
14 17 (18.48%) MVC
14 17 (18.48%) Sass
15 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
15 16 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
16 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
17 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
17 14 (15.22%) Subversion
17 14 (15.22%) Marketing
18 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
18 13 (14.13%) SEO

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (20.65%) CMS
2 11 (11.96%) Node.js
3 7 (7.61%) Umbraco
4 4 (4.35%) WordPress
4 4 (4.35%) nginx
4 4 (4.35%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.35%) IIS
4 4 (4.35%) Drupal
Applications
1 32 (34.78%) Photoshop
2 16 (17.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 11 (11.96%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) MySQL
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.35%) NoSQL
3 4 (4.35%) Redis
3 4 (4.35%) Riak
4 1 (1.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.09%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Git (software)
2 14 (15.22%) Subversion
3 9 (9.78%) Visual Studio
4 7 (7.61%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (5.43%) Grunt
6 4 (4.35%) Bower
6 4 (4.35%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.09%) Axure RP
General
1 14 (15.22%) Marketing
2 12 (13.04%) Advertising
3 9 (9.78%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Banking
6 1 (1.09%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (98.91%) HTML
1 91 (98.91%) CSS
2 59 (64.13%) jQuery
3 50 (54.35%) HTML5
4 43 (46.74%) .NET
5 37 (40.22%) CSS3
6 26 (28.26%) JSON
7 19 (20.65%) XML
8 18 (19.57%) Web Services
9 17 (18.48%) Sass
10 14 (15.22%) ASP.NET
11 13 (14.13%) AngularJS
12 10 (10.87%) LESS
12 10 (10.87%) Ajax
13 9 (9.78%) Flash
14 8 (8.70%) Backbone.js
15 6 (6.52%) REST
15 6 (6.52%) .NET Framework
15 6 (6.52%) RESTful
16 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (31.52%) User Experience
2 9 (9.78%) Open Source
3 7 (7.61%) Social Media
3 7 (7.61%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.52%) Semantic Web
5 4 (4.35%) Graphic Design
5 4 (4.35%) Wiki
6 2 (2.17%) W3C
6 2 (2.17%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.09%) Blog
7 1 (1.09%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (20.65%) Web Design
2 18 (19.57%) Web Development
3 17 (18.48%) MVC
3 17 (18.48%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (16.30%) E-Commerce
6 13 (14.13%) SEO
7 11 (11.96%) Scrum
8 8 (8.70%) Information Architecture
9 5 (5.43%) Content Management
10 4 (4.35%) Pair Programming
10 4 (4.35%) Workflow
10 4 (4.35%) SOA
11 2 (2.17%) Project Management
11 2 (2.17%) Document Management
11 2 (2.17%) Performance Management
11 2 (2.17%) Online Marketing
11 2 (2.17%) Change Control
11 2 (2.17%) Mentoring
11 2 (2.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 89 (96.74%) JavaScript
2 30 (32.61%) C#
3 26 (28.26%) PHP
4 8 (8.70%) Java
5 6 (6.52%) C++
6 5 (5.43%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) SQL
6 5 (5.43%) Ruby
7 3 (3.26%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.17%) TypeScript
9 1 (1.09%) PHP5
9 1 (1.09%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.09%) CFML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (4.35%) Puppet
1 4 (4.35%) Vagrant
1 4 (4.35%) Graphite
Vendors
1 31 (33.70%) Adobe
2 7 (7.61%) Facebook
3 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.09%) Apple
4 1 (1.09%) Ektron
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