The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Southampton region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 68 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 17 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.95% 0.66% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 0.68% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 2
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
825 887 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 94.50% 97.37% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 732 837 812
Average salary £36,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
Hampshire

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 23 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) jQuery
3 23 (85.19%) PHP
4 22 (81.48%) HTML5
4 22 (81.48%) CSS3
5 18 (66.67%) WordPress
6 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
6 15 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
7 14 (51.85%) CMS
8 10 (37.04%) Adobe
8 10 (37.04%) SEO
8 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
8 10 (37.04%) Magento
8 10 (37.04%) Sass
8 10 (37.04%) Graceful Degradation
8 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
8 10 (37.04%) Semantic HTML
8 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
9 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
9 9 (33.33%) Grunt
9 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
9 9 (33.33%) MySQL
10 8 (29.63%) Marketing
11 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
12 6 (22.22%) Subversion
12 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
12 6 (22.22%) YUI
12 6 (22.22%) Mashup

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 18 (66.67%) WordPress
2 14 (51.85%) CMS
3 6 (22.22%) Node.js
4 4 (14.81%) Drupal
5 3 (11.11%) Joomla!
Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Photoshop
2 7 (25.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.70%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (33.33%) MySQL
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 9 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 9 (33.33%) Grunt
2 6 (22.22%) Subversion
3 3 (11.11%) PhoneGap
3 3 (11.11%) Yeoman
4 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 8 (29.63%) Marketing
2 3 (11.11%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (100.00%) HTML
1 27 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (88.89%) jQuery
3 22 (81.48%) HTML5
3 22 (81.48%) CSS3
4 10 (37.04%) Sass
4 10 (37.04%) AngularJS
4 10 (37.04%) Semantic HTML
5 9 (33.33%) Backbone.js
6 6 (22.22%) YUI
6 6 (22.22%) HTML5 Canvas
6 6 (22.22%) SVG
6 6 (22.22%) LAMP
7 5 (18.52%) JSON
7 5 (18.52%) Ember.js
7 5 (18.52%) ExpressJS
8 1 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (3.70%) XHTML
8 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Mashup
2 5 (18.52%) NHS
2 5 (18.52%) W3C
3 3 (11.11%) Open Source
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
1 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 10 (37.04%) Graceful Degradation
2 10 (37.04%) E-Commerce
2 10 (37.04%) SEO
2 10 (37.04%) Progressive Enhancement
3 6 (22.22%) OOD
3 6 (22.22%) OO
3 6 (22.22%) Automated Testing
4 5 (18.52%) OOP
5 4 (14.81%) Web Development
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
8 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.70%) TDD
8 1 (3.70%) Content Management
8 1 (3.70%) MVC
8 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (3.70%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) PHP
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) C
3 1 (3.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Adobe
2 6 (22.22%) Facebook
3 5 (18.52%) Oracle
4 4 (14.81%) Sun
5 1 (3.70%) Sony
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits & excellent prospects
Posted: 2 days ago