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

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 61 74 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 27 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.12% 1.53% 1.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 1.59% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 9
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -31.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
826 880 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.49% 96.39% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 686 748 716
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
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 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 January 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 43 (100.00%) HTML
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 38 (88.37%) CSS
3 33 (76.74%) HTML5
4 30 (69.77%) jQuery
5 28 (65.12%) CSS3
6 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
7 23 (53.49%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (39.53%) Photoshop
9 16 (37.21%) PHP
10 14 (32.56%) Adobe Illustrator
10 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
10 14 (32.56%) Backbone.js
11 13 (30.23%) Adobe
11 13 (30.23%) Web Services
12 12 (27.91%) InDesign
12 12 (27.91%) User Experience
13 11 (25.58%) MySQL
14 10 (23.26%) Internet
14 10 (23.26%) XHTML
14 10 (23.26%) Web Design
14 10 (23.26%) Marketing
15 9 (20.93%) JSON
15 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
15 9 (20.93%) Grunt
15 9 (20.93%) Ember.js
15 9 (20.93%) Sass
16 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
16 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
16 8 (18.60%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 5 (11.63%) Node.js
2 4 (9.30%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) Drupal
3 3 (6.98%) WordPress
4 2 (4.65%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Photoshop
2 14 (32.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (27.91%) InDesign
4 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
4 7 (16.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) MySQL
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (16.28%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (16.28%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Grunt
2 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
3 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
4 3 (6.98%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) JIRA
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (23.26%) Marketing
2 2 (4.65%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Games
3 1 (2.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) HTML
2 38 (88.37%) CSS
3 33 (76.74%) HTML5
4 30 (69.77%) jQuery
5 28 (65.12%) CSS3
6 24 (55.81%) AngularJS
7 14 (32.56%) Backbone.js
8 13 (30.23%) Web Services
9 10 (23.26%) XHTML
10 9 (20.93%) JSON
10 9 (20.93%) Ember.js
10 9 (20.93%) Sass
11 8 (18.60%) Ajax
12 7 (16.28%) XML
12 7 (16.28%) .NET
12 7 (16.28%) .NET Framework
12 7 (16.28%) RESTful
12 7 (16.28%) KnockoutJS
13 2 (4.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (4.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) User Experience
2 2 (4.65%) Graphic Design
2 2 (4.65%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) Blog
3 1 (2.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Debian
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (32.56%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.26%) Web Design
4 9 (20.93%) Software Engineering
5 8 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (18.60%) OO
6 7 (16.28%) Scrum
7 5 (11.63%) TDD
7 5 (11.63%) OOP
7 5 (11.63%) BDD
8 3 (6.98%) MVC
9 2 (4.65%) B2B
9 2 (4.65%) B2C
9 2 (4.65%) Web Development
10 1 (2.33%) Direct Marketing
10 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
10 1 (2.33%) OOD
10 1 (2.33%) Web Application Development
10 1 (2.33%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 1 (2.33%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) PHP
3 6 (13.95%) PHP5
4 1 (2.33%) Perl
4 1 (2.33%) C
4 1 (2.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Adobe
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) Twitter
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + read the benefits!!!
Posted: 16 days ago