Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 53 44
Rank change year-on-year -19 -9 +28
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 61 31 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.84% 3.78% 5.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.22% 4.34% 6.62%
Number of salaries quoted 68 34 61
Dorset median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -1.64% -12.86%
10th Percentile £30,000 £21,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
South West median annual salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.33% +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 1,445 715 1,194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 90.94% 87.09% 90.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1,263 626 922
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,200 £60,000 £58,750
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +1.27%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018. 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 -10 22 £32,500 -7.14% 6
Bournemouth -30 14 £35,000 +2.94% 1
Ferndown -3 10 £40,000 +73.91%
Wimborne +6 9 £35,000 +2.94%
Dorchester - 9 £40,000 -
Blandford Forum - 3 £37,500 - 1
Front End Development
South West

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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%) JavaScript
2 45 (73.77%) HTML
3 38 (62.30%) AngularJS
4 34 (55.74%) HTML5
5 33 (54.10%) CSS
5 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (42.62%) jQuery
7 25 (40.98%) Redux
8 24 (39.34%) KnockoutJS
9 23 (37.70%) MVC
10 21 (34.43%) C#
11 20 (32.79%) .NET
11 20 (32.79%) React
12 17 (27.87%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
12 17 (27.87%) TDD
12 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
12 17 (27.87%) Sass
13 16 (26.23%) Node.js
14 15 (24.59%) User Experience
15 14 (22.95%) Greenfield Project
16 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
17 12 (19.67%) Requirements Analysis
17 12 (19.67%) Domain-Driven Design
17 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
17 12 (19.67%) Linux
17 12 (19.67%) SQL
17 12 (19.67%) Elastic Stack
17 12 (19.67%) Angular 2

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 3 (4.92%) WordPress
2 2 (3.28%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (3.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.75%) npm
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Big Data
1 2 (3.28%) Blockchain
2 1 (1.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) gulp
2 8 (13.11%) webpack
3 6 (9.84%) Git (software)
4 2 (3.28%) JIRA
4 2 (3.28%) Selenium
General
1 9 (14.75%) Advertising
2 3 (4.92%) Marketing
3 2 (3.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (83.61%) Developer
2 40 (65.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 13 (21.31%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (19.67%) Node.js Developer
5 10 (16.39%) .NET Software Engineer
5 10 (16.39%) Software Engineer
6 8 (13.11%) Angular Developer
7 7 (11.48%) React Developer
8 5 (8.20%) C# Developer
8 5 (8.20%) HTML CSS Developer
8 5 (8.20%) HTML Developer
9 3 (4.92%) Designer
10 2 (3.28%) .NET Developer
10 2 (3.28%) .NET Software Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Agile .NET Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Agile Developer
10 2 (3.28%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
10 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Software Developer
10 2 (3.28%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (73.77%) HTML
2 38 (62.30%) AngularJS
3 34 (55.74%) HTML5
4 33 (54.10%) CSS
5 26 (42.62%) jQuery
6 25 (40.98%) Redux
7 24 (39.34%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (32.79%) .NET
8 20 (32.79%) React
9 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET
9 17 (27.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 17 (27.87%) Sass
9 17 (27.87%) Vue (Vue.js)
10 16 (26.23%) Node.js
11 12 (19.67%) Angular 2
11 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET Web API
11 12 (19.67%) Elastic Stack
11 12 (19.67%) Ember.js
12 10 (16.39%) CSS3
13 8 (13.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 15 (24.59%) User Experience
2 14 (22.95%) Greenfield Project
3 7 (11.48%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (54.10%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (37.70%) MVC
3 17 (27.87%) TDD
4 13 (21.31%) Software Engineering
5 12 (19.67%) Domain-Driven Design
5 12 (19.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (19.67%) SDLC
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (6.56%) Web Design
9 2 (3.28%) Artificial Intelligence
9 2 (3.28%) DevOps
9 2 (3.28%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.28%) OO
9 2 (3.28%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.28%) Open Source
9 2 (3.28%) Project Management
9 2 (3.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (3.28%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 59 (96.72%) JavaScript
2 21 (34.43%) C#
3 12 (19.67%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) TypeScript
5 5 (8.20%) PHP
6 1 (1.64%) Python
6 1 (1.64%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (13.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (13.11%) Facebook
3 5 (8.20%) Adobe
4 2 (3.28%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.64%) Google