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 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 72 68 87
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.55% 2.08% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 2.20% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
689 819 881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.91% 94.57% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 570 726 833
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (93.10%) HTML5
3 26 (89.66%) jQuery
4 25 (86.21%) CSS3
5 24 (82.76%) AngularJS
6 21 (72.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (65.52%) JSON
8 14 (48.28%) Web Development
9 13 (44.83%) PHP
10 12 (41.38%) OO
10 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (34.48%) TDD
12 10 (34.48%) MySQL
12 10 (34.48%) Sass
12 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (31.03%) XML
13 9 (31.03%) MVC
13 9 (31.03%) CMS
13 9 (31.03%) Ajax
13 9 (31.03%) RESTful
14 8 (27.59%) Drupal
14 8 (27.59%) Grunt
15 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
15 7 (24.14%) Ember.js
15 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
15 7 (24.14%) Mobile First
15 7 (24.14%) Zend

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (31.03%) CMS
2 8 (27.59%) Drupal
3 7 (24.14%) WordPress
3 7 (24.14%) Joomla!
4 6 (20.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Photoshop
1 3 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (10.34%) InDesign
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 7 (24.14%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) Grunt
2 7 (24.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
4 4 (13.79%) JIRA
5 3 (10.34%) Jasmine
5 3 (10.34%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (10.34%) gulp
6 2 (6.90%) TeamCity
6 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
7 1 (3.45%) Subversion
7 1 (3.45%) Maven
7 1 (3.45%) JSUnit
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (93.10%) HTML5
3 26 (89.66%) jQuery
4 25 (86.21%) CSS3
5 24 (82.76%) AngularJS
6 19 (65.52%) JSON
7 10 (34.48%) Sass
7 10 (34.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 9 (31.03%) Ajax
8 9 (31.03%) RESTful
8 9 (31.03%) XML
9 7 (24.14%) CakePHP
9 7 (24.14%) Backbone.js
9 7 (24.14%) Ember.js
10 4 (13.79%) Web Services
11 3 (10.34%) XHTML
12 2 (6.90%) .NET
12 2 (6.90%) KnockoutJS
13 1 (3.45%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.90%) Kindle
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (48.28%) Web Development
3 12 (41.38%) OO
3 12 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (37.93%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (34.48%) TDD
6 9 (31.03%) MVC
7 7 (24.14%) Mobile First
8 6 (20.69%) Web Design
8 6 (20.69%) BDD
9 5 (17.24%) Scrum
10 2 (6.90%) OOP
10 2 (6.90%) SEO
10 2 (6.90%) B2B
10 2 (6.90%) Open Source
10 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
11 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) C#
3 2 (6.90%) C++
3 2 (6.90%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Zend
2 3 (10.34%) Adobe
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