Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 36 59
Rank change year-on-year -30 +23 +11
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 43 73 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.47% 7.13% 4.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.08% 8.38% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 40 71 45
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.56% -6.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £36,500 £41,250 £45,550
South West median annual salary £41,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.67% +7.14% -

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 1055 871 1297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 85.15% 85.06% 86.64%
Number of salaries quoted 898 770 998
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £62,500 £52,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +3.90%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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
Bournemouth -5 28 £32,500 +6.56% 2
Poole -29 8 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Wimborne -10 7 £30,000 +16.50%
Front End Development
South West

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 37 (86.05%) CSS
3 25 (58.14%) jQuery
4 24 (55.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 23 (53.49%) User Experience
5 23 (53.49%) Web Development
6 20 (46.51%) HTML5
7 19 (44.19%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (39.53%) Git (software)
9 16 (37.21%) PHP
9 16 (37.21%) .NET
10 14 (32.56%) MVC
11 13 (30.23%) CMS
11 13 (30.23%) Sass
12 12 (27.91%) EPiServer
12 12 (27.91%) Sitecore CMS
12 12 (27.91%) Sitecore
12 12 (27.91%) Content Management
13 11 (25.58%) SEO
13 11 (25.58%) Adobe
13 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
13 11 (25.58%) CSS3
14 10 (23.26%) Marketing
15 9 (20.93%) Photoshop
15 9 (20.93%) Wireframes
16 8 (18.60%) WordPress
17 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
17 7 (16.28%) WCAG
17 7 (16.28%) WAI

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 (30.23%) CMS
2 12 (27.91%) EPiServer
2 12 (27.91%) Sitecore CMS
3 8 (18.60%) WordPress
4 7 (16.28%) Kentico
4 7 (16.28%) Sitefinity
5 5 (11.63%) Umbraco
6 2 (4.65%) Confluence
7 1 (2.33%) Drupal
7 1 (2.33%) Magnolia
Applications
1 9 (20.93%) Photoshop
2 5 (11.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (9.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (4.65%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) MySQL
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (39.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (6.98%) gulp
4 2 (4.65%) Jasmine
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) Mocha
4 2 (4.65%) webpack
5 1 (2.33%) Grunt
5 1 (2.33%) Mercurial
General
1 10 (23.26%) Marketing
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 1 (2.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 40 (93.02%) Developer
2 31 (72.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 8 (18.60%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (18.60%) HTML Developer
3 8 (18.60%) Web Developer
4 7 (16.28%) Junior
4 7 (16.28%) Junior Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Designer
6 4 (9.30%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 2 (4.65%) CSS Developer
7 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (2.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.33%) e-Learning Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 1 (2.33%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Junior JavaScript Developer
8 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
8 1 (2.33%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (86.05%) CSS
1 37 (86.05%) HTML
2 25 (58.14%) jQuery
3 24 (55.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 20 (46.51%) HTML5
5 16 (37.21%) .NET
6 13 (30.23%) Sass
7 11 (25.58%) AngularJS
7 11 (25.58%) CSS3
8 7 (16.28%) XHTML
9 6 (13.95%) LESS
10 5 (11.63%) React
11 4 (9.30%) Redux
12 3 (6.98%) Ajax
12 3 (6.98%) JSON
12 3 (6.98%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 2 (4.65%) Chai
13 2 (4.65%) HTML5 Boilerplate
13 2 (4.65%) Node.js
14 1 (2.33%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 23 (53.49%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) W3C
3 6 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.33%) e-Learning
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.33%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (53.49%) Web Development
2 19 (44.19%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (32.56%) MVC
4 12 (27.91%) Content Management
5 11 (25.58%) SEO
6 9 (20.93%) Wireframes
7 7 (16.28%) Web Design
8 5 (11.63%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
8 5 (11.63%) OOP
8 5 (11.63%) Open Source
9 4 (9.30%) Project Management
10 3 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (4.65%) DevOps
12 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (2.33%) Lead Generation
12 1 (2.33%) OO
12 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
12 1 (2.33%) Typography
12 1 (2.33%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (37.21%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.28%) WAI
1 7 (16.28%) WCAG
Vendors
1 12 (27.91%) Sitecore
2 11 (25.58%) Adobe
3 7 (16.28%) Telerik
4 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.65%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.33%) Google
6 1 (2.33%) Twitter