The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 91 76 77
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 6 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.61% 0.80% 0.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.64% 0.83% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 3
Average salary £41,250 £32,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.92% +10.16%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+3.27% +1.66%
Front-End Web 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
936 839 747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.90% 95.56% 97.90%
Number of salaries quoted 754 741 693
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Southampton

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Southampton

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
5 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
5 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (37.50%) Node.js
5 3 (37.50%) CMS
5 3 (37.50%) OO
5 3 (37.50%) XHTML
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) JIRA
6 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) Internet
6 2 (25.00%) Web Development
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
6 2 (25.00%) Grunt
7 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (12.50%) User Experience
7 1 (12.50%) Leaflet

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

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Node.js
1 3 (37.50%) CMS
2 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Joomla!
2 1 (12.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Jenkins
1 3 (37.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) JIRA
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (12.50%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (12.50%) Subversion
3 1 (12.50%) Maven
General
1 1 (12.50%) Marketing
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Advertising
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 5 (62.50%) jQuery
3 5 (62.50%) JSON
4 4 (50.00%) Sass
5 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
5 3 (37.50%) XHTML
6 2 (25.00%) XML
6 2 (25.00%) Ajax
6 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 2 (25.00%) RESTful
7 1 (12.50%) Leaflet
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (12.50%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (12.50%) LESS
7 1 (12.50%) Google Maps API
7 1 (12.50%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
1 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
1 3 (37.50%) OO
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Event-Driven Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (12.50%) TDD
3 1 (12.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Direct Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP5
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VCP4
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Google
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft