Period
to 21 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 67 40
Rank change year-on-year +9 -27 +19
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 61 47 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 5.25% 3.45% 6.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.69% 3.94% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 54 44 67
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £32,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +4.92% -3.17%
10th Percentile £26,913 £22,300 £21,500
90th Percentile £51,250 £36,250 £40,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% +5.71%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Dorset
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,072 1,194 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 92.25% 87.60% 86.38%
Number of salaries quoted 915 1,018 722
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.58% +2.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £63,650
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Dorset

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Dorset.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Dorset

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Dorset

Front End Development
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Poole +20 22 £32,500 +25.00% 2
Bournemouth -9 14 £53,750 +65.38% 3
Wimborne +2 11 £30,000 - 1
Ferndown -3 9 £35,000 +16.67%
Verwood - 2 £22,500 -
Front End Development
South West

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 59 (96.72%) HTML
2 47 (77.05%) JavaScript
3 38 (62.30%) CSS
4 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
5 33 (54.10%) MVC
6 30 (49.18%) jQuery
6 30 (49.18%) HTML5
7 27 (44.26%) SQL
7 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
8 26 (42.62%) PHP
9 23 (37.70%) C#
9 23 (37.70%) .NET
9 23 (37.70%) React
10 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
10 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
10 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (32.79%) User Experience
11 20 (32.79%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (31.15%) TDD
13 17 (27.87%) SDLC
13 17 (27.87%) Self-Motivation
14 16 (26.23%) Requirements Analysis
14 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
14 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
14 16 (26.23%) Domain-Driven Design
15 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
16 13 (21.31%) WordPress
16 13 (21.31%) Adobe
17 12 (19.67%) Ajax
17 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (21.31%) WordPress
2 9 (14.75%) Apache
2 9 (14.75%) nginx
3 4 (6.56%) Confluence
3 4 (6.56%) IIS
4 3 (4.92%) CMS
5 1 (1.64%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (11.48%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.28%) InDesign
3 1 (1.64%) GIMP
3 1 (1.64%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) Google Cloud Platform
1 9 (14.75%) Google Compute Engine
2 7 (11.48%) GitHub
3 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (8.20%) SaaS
4 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
4 2 (3.28%) npm
4 2 (3.28%) NuGet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 36 (59.02%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.20%) Bower
2 5 (8.20%) Grunt
2 5 (8.20%) Protractor
3 4 (6.56%) gulp
3 4 (6.56%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.56%) JIRA
3 4 (6.56%) Selenium
3 4 (6.56%) SpecFlow
4 2 (3.28%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (1.64%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.64%) Subversion
5 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.64%) webpack
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (96.72%) Developer
2 32 (52.46%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (31.15%) .NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) .NET Software Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Agile .NET Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Agile Developer
4 15 (24.59%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Software Developer
5 12 (19.67%) PHP Developer
6 11 (18.03%) Designer
7 10 (16.39%) React Developer
8 3 (4.92%) HTML CSS Developer
8 3 (4.92%) HTML Developer
8 3 (4.92%) JavaScript Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (96.72%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) CSS
3 30 (49.18%) HTML5
3 30 (49.18%) jQuery
4 23 (37.70%) .NET
4 23 (37.70%) React
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET MVC
5 22 (36.07%) ASP.NET Web API
6 20 (32.79%) KnockoutJS
7 14 (22.95%) AngularJS
8 12 (19.67%) Ajax
8 12 (19.67%) Sass
9 9 (14.75%) HHVM
9 9 (14.75%) LAMP
9 9 (14.75%) LEMP Stack
10 7 (11.48%) Vue.js
11 6 (9.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (8.20%) Ionic Framework
13 4 (6.56%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 20 (32.79%) User Experience
2 17 (27.87%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (14.75%) Mobile App
4 6 (9.84%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (3.28%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Fintech
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.64%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.75%) Debian
1 9 (14.75%) Linux
1 9 (14.75%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) MVC
2 27 (44.26%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (31.15%) TDD
4 17 (27.87%) SDLC
5 16 (26.23%) Domain-Driven Design
5 16 (26.23%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (19.67%) Unit Testing
7 11 (18.03%) Open Source
7 11 (18.03%) Project Management
8 10 (16.39%) Web Development
9 9 (14.75%) Problem-Solving
9 9 (14.75%) Server Management
10 8 (13.11%) DevOps
10 8 (13.11%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (8.20%) Web Design
12 4 (6.56%) Microservices
12 4 (6.56%) Scrum
12 4 (6.56%) Wireframes
13 3 (4.92%) E-Commerce
13 3 (4.92%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 47 (77.05%) JavaScript
2 27 (44.26%) SQL
3 26 (42.62%) PHP
4 23 (37.70%) C#
5 7 (11.48%) TypeScript
6 3 (4.92%) ES6
7 2 (3.28%) PHP 5
7 2 (3.28%) PHP 7
7 2 (3.28%) R
Qualifications
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Adobe
3 11 (18.03%) Google
4 8 (13.11%) Sitecore
5 4 (6.56%) Atlassian
6 2 (3.28%) Xamarin