The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 66 84 87
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 22 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.59% 0.49% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 0.50% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 2
Average salary £22,000 £31,250 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.60% +5.93%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Front-End Developer
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
814 795 820
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.88% 97.67% 97.27%
Number of salaries quoted 730 764 774
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 Southampton

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Southampton region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) HTML5
4 23 (67.65%) CSS3
5 22 (64.71%) PHP
6 21 (61.76%) jQuery
7 17 (50.00%) Photoshop
8 15 (44.12%) Marketing
9 14 (41.18%) WordPress
10 11 (32.35%) Adobe
11 10 (29.41%) CMS
11 10 (29.41%) OOP
11 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
12 9 (26.47%) Node.js
13 8 (23.53%) Sass
13 8 (23.53%) Graceful Degradation
13 8 (23.53%) Semantic HTML
13 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 8 (23.53%) MySQL
13 8 (23.53%) SEO
13 8 (23.53%) Progressive Enhancement
13 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
13 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
14 7 (20.59%) Scrum
14 7 (20.59%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (20.59%) InDesign
14 7 (20.59%) XHTML
14 7 (20.59%) Backbone.js

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (41.18%) WordPress
2 10 (29.41%) CMS
3 9 (26.47%) Node.js
4 4 (11.76%) Joomla!
4 4 (11.76%) Drupal
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (20.59%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (20.59%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) MySQL
2 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 4 (11.76%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Git (software)
1 7 (20.59%) Grunt
2 4 (11.76%) Subversion
3 3 (8.82%) Yeoman
4 1 (2.94%) Selenium
General
1 15 (44.12%) Marketing
2 3 (8.82%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.94%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
2 29 (85.29%) CSS
3 28 (82.35%) HTML5
4 23 (67.65%) CSS3
5 21 (61.76%) jQuery
6 10 (29.41%) AngularJS
7 8 (23.53%) Sass
7 8 (23.53%) Semantic HTML
8 7 (20.59%) XHTML
8 7 (20.59%) Backbone.js
9 6 (17.65%) Ember.js
9 6 (17.65%) ExpressJS
10 4 (11.76%) HTML5 Canvas
10 4 (11.76%) YUI
10 4 (11.76%) SVG
10 4 (11.76%) Web Services
10 4 (11.76%) LAMP
11 3 (8.82%) PhoneGap
11 3 (8.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.94%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.71%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Open Source
2 4 (11.76%) Mashup
3 1 (2.94%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.65%) Linux
2 2 (5.88%) Debian
2 2 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) OOP
2 8 (23.53%) Graceful Degradation
2 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (23.53%) SEO
2 8 (23.53%) Progressive Enhancement
2 8 (23.53%) Software Engineering
2 8 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.59%) Scrum
4 4 (11.76%) Automated Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Web Development
4 4 (11.76%) OO
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) OOD
5 3 (8.82%) MVC
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (64.71%) PHP
3 5 (14.71%) PHP5
4 2 (5.88%) Perl
4 2 (5.88%) C
4 2 (5.88%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (32.35%) Adobe
2 4 (11.76%) Facebook
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