The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 69 67 73
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 21 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.70% 2.87% 1.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 2.90% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £28,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
770 931 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.84% 98.94% 97.57%
Number of salaries quoted 716 758 765
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 37 (100.00%) HTML
1 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (97.30%) jQuery
3 29 (78.38%) Front End Development
4 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (54.05%) HTML5
6 19 (51.35%) Node.js
6 19 (51.35%) CSS3
7 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
8 14 (37.84%) PHP
9 12 (32.43%) Ajax
9 12 (32.43%) User Experience
10 10 (27.03%) C#
11 9 (24.32%) .NET
11 9 (24.32%) Web Services
11 9 (24.32%) JSON
11 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
12 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (21.62%) Bower
12 8 (21.62%) REST
13 7 (18.92%) TDD
13 7 (18.92%) Web Accessibility
13 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
14 6 (16.22%) XML
14 6 (16.22%) Intranet
14 6 (16.22%) Extranet
14 6 (16.22%) Back Office
14 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (51.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) GIMP
1 5 (13.51%) Photoshop
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (16.22%) Extranet
1 6 (16.22%) Intranet
2 5 (13.51%) Bluetooth
2 5 (13.51%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (13.51%) Wireless
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) MongoDB
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (24.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (21.62%) Bower
3 7 (18.92%) Visual Studio
4 6 (16.22%) Grunt
5 5 (13.51%) Subversion
6 3 (8.11%) gulp
6 3 (8.11%) Jasmine
6 3 (8.11%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
8 1 (2.70%) Selenium
General
1 6 (16.22%) Back Office
2 3 (8.11%) Automotive
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (100.00%) CSS
1 37 (100.00%) HTML
2 36 (97.30%) jQuery
3 20 (54.05%) HTML5
4 19 (51.35%) CSS3
5 15 (40.54%) AngularJS
6 12 (32.43%) Ajax
7 9 (24.32%) .NET
7 9 (24.32%) JSON
7 9 (24.32%) Web Services
8 8 (21.62%) REST
8 8 (21.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
9 6 (16.22%) Sass
9 6 (16.22%) XML
10 5 (13.51%) Google Maps API
10 5 (13.51%) Middleware
11 3 (8.11%) ASP.NET
11 3 (8.11%) DOM
11 3 (8.11%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) W3C
4 1 (2.70%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (78.38%) Front End Development
2 24 (64.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.92%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (18.92%) TDD
3 7 (18.92%) Web Accessibility
4 6 (16.22%) Usability Testing
5 5 (13.51%) Automated Testing
5 5 (13.51%) BDD
5 5 (13.51%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 3 (8.11%) OO
6 3 (8.11%) RAD
6 3 (8.11%) User Stories
6 3 (8.11%) Web Design
6 3 (8.11%) Web Development
7 2 (5.41%) Scrum
8 1 (2.70%) DevOps
8 1 (2.70%) Graceful Degradation
8 1 (2.70%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (37.84%) PHP
3 10 (27.03%) C#
4 3 (8.11%) Ruby
4 3 (8.11%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) WCAG
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) Google
2 4 (10.81%) Adobe
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