Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West > Dorset
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 42 78
Rank change year-on-year -31 +36 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 31 72 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 2.74% 6.76% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.78% 6.78% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 30 71 31
Dorset median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -6.04%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £38,750 £43,750 £46,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +2.94%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Dorset
Permanent vacancies in Dorset with a recognized job title 1114 1062 1436
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.41% 99.72% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 969 948 1114
Dorset median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £61,250 £50,175
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Dorset.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Dorset

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Dorset.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Dorset

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Dorset over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Dorset

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Dorset region over the 6 months to 21 November 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 -9 21 £32,500 - 2
Wimborne -12 4 £32,500 +22.64%
Poole -31 3 £24,000 -36.00% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Dorset region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 31 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 30 (96.77%) CSS
2 30 (96.77%) HTML
3 19 (61.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 18 (58.06%) jQuery
5 14 (45.16%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (45.16%) HTML5
6 13 (41.94%) .NET
7 12 (38.71%) User Experience
8 11 (35.48%) CMS
8 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
8 11 (35.48%) Marketing
8 11 (35.48%) Web Development
9 10 (32.26%) Content Management
9 10 (32.26%) EPiServer
9 10 (32.26%) Sitecore CMS
9 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
9 10 (32.26%) MVC
9 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (29.03%) SEO
10 9 (29.03%) PHP
11 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
11 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
11 8 (25.81%) CSS3
12 7 (22.58%) Sass
12 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
13 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
13 6 (19.35%) Finance
13 6 (19.35%) Adobe

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 11 (35.48%) CMS
2 10 (32.26%) EPiServer
2 10 (32.26%) Sitecore CMS
3 5 (16.13%) Kentico
3 5 (16.13%) Sitefinity
3 5 (16.13%) Umbraco
4 4 (12.90%) WordPress
5 1 (3.23%) Drupal
5 1 (3.23%) Magnolia
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (6.45%) InDesign
4 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (35.48%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (12.90%) Grunt
4 3 (9.68%) gulp
4 3 (9.68%) JIRA
5 2 (6.45%) Jasmine
5 2 (6.45%) Mocha
5 2 (6.45%) webpack
6 1 (3.23%) Mercurial
General
1 11 (35.48%) Marketing
2 6 (19.35%) Finance
3 3 (9.68%) Electronics
3 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 3 (9.68%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.23%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) CSS
1 30 (96.77%) HTML
2 19 (61.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 18 (58.06%) jQuery
4 14 (45.16%) HTML5
5 13 (41.94%) .NET
6 10 (32.26%) AngularJS
7 8 (25.81%) CSS3
8 7 (22.58%) Sass
9 5 (16.13%) Node.js
9 5 (16.13%) XHTML
10 4 (12.90%) React
11 3 (9.68%) Ajax
11 3 (9.68%) Django
11 3 (9.68%) LESS
11 3 (9.68%) Redux
11 3 (9.68%) RESTful
12 2 (6.45%) Chai
12 2 (6.45%) Flash
12 2 (6.45%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) User Experience
2 7 (22.58%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (16.13%) W3C
4 4 (12.90%) Mobile App
5 2 (6.45%) e-Learning
6 1 (3.23%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (45.16%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (35.48%) Web Development
4 10 (32.26%) Content Management
4 10 (32.26%) MVC
5 9 (29.03%) SEO
6 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
7 6 (19.35%) Wireframes
8 5 (16.13%) OOP
9 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (9.68%) Programme Management
11 2 (6.45%) Open Source
12 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
12 1 (3.23%) OO
12 1 (3.23%) Project Management
12 1 (3.23%) Web Accessibility
12 1 (3.23%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (29.03%) PHP
3 3 (9.68%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) WAI
1 5 (16.13%) WCAG
Vendors
1 10 (32.26%) Sitecore
2 6 (19.35%) Adobe
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.13%) Telerik
4 3 (9.68%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Twitter