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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 69 77 73
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 14 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.75% 1.09% 1.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.82% 1.14% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 15
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
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
770 875 813
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.25% 95.52% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 579 780 740
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 26 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 47 (100.00%) HTML
1 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 47 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (91.49%) jQuery
3 39 (82.98%) AngularJS
4 37 (78.72%) HTML5
4 37 (78.72%) CSS3
5 36 (76.60%) Responsive Web Design
6 26 (55.32%) JSON
7 20 (42.55%) Backbone.js
8 19 (40.43%) PHP
9 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
10 17 (36.17%) Grunt
11 16 (34.04%) Sass
11 16 (34.04%) Ajax
11 16 (34.04%) XML
12 15 (31.91%) OO
12 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
12 15 (31.91%) Ember.js
13 14 (29.79%) RESTful
13 14 (29.79%) MySQL
13 14 (29.79%) Web Design
14 13 (27.66%) TDD
15 12 (25.53%) Web Development
15 12 (25.53%) Internet
15 12 (25.53%) User Experience
16 11 (23.40%) BDD
16 11 (23.40%) Drupal
17 10 (21.28%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, 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 11 (23.40%) Drupal
2 10 (21.28%) CMS
3 8 (17.02%) WordPress
3 8 (17.02%) Joomla!
4 4 (8.51%) Node.js
5 1 (2.13%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) Photoshop
2 9 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (14.89%) InDesign
4 6 (12.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (12.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 12 (25.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.79%) MySQL
2 7 (14.89%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (12.77%) Relational Database
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2000
3 6 (12.77%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (36.17%) Grunt
2 15 (31.91%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.38%) JIRA
4 3 (6.38%) Subversion
5 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
5 2 (4.26%) Maven
6 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
6 1 (2.13%) JSUnit
6 1 (2.13%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (100.00%) HTML
1 47 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (91.49%) jQuery
3 39 (82.98%) AngularJS
4 37 (78.72%) HTML5
4 37 (78.72%) CSS3
5 26 (55.32%) JSON
6 20 (42.55%) Backbone.js
7 16 (34.04%) Sass
7 16 (34.04%) Ajax
7 16 (34.04%) XML
8 15 (31.91%) Ember.js
9 14 (29.79%) RESTful
10 10 (21.28%) Web Services
11 9 (19.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 7 (14.89%) CakePHP
12 7 (14.89%) .NET
12 7 (14.89%) KnockoutJS
13 6 (12.77%) XHTML
13 6 (12.77%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) User Experience
2 3 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.26%) Kindle
3 2 (4.26%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) Blog
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (76.60%) Responsive Web Design
2 18 (38.30%) Continuous Integration
3 17 (36.17%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) OO
5 14 (29.79%) Web Design
6 13 (27.66%) TDD
7 12 (25.53%) Web Development
8 11 (23.40%) BDD
9 9 (19.15%) MVC
10 5 (10.64%) Software Engineering
11 4 (8.51%) B2B
12 3 (6.38%) Scrum
13 2 (4.26%) B2C
14 1 (2.13%) Direct Marketing
14 1 (2.13%) Web Application Development
14 1 (2.13%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 47 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (40.43%) PHP
3 2 (4.26%) Python
3 2 (4.26%) Java
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Zend
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
1 7 (14.89%) Adobe
2 1 (2.13%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Twitter
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