Period
to 23 March 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £30,000 in advertised job vacancies in Dorset during the 6 months to 23 March 2019.

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
23 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 88 52
Rank change year-on-year +6 -36 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 45 35 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 3.42% 2.33% 4.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.47% 2.40% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 42 35 39
Dorset median annual salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +16.67% -1.64%
10th Percentile £27,000 £24,800 £22,500
90th Percentile £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 1,297 1,461 835
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.71% 97.21% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,125 1,256 753
Dorset median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £24,000 £21,800
90th Percentile £63,750 £55,000 £57,450
South West median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 23 March 2019.

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 23 March 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
Wimborne +2 19 £29,000 -17.14% 1
Bournemouth -4 13 £32,500 -3.70% 4
Poole +10 12 £37,500 +44.23% 3
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 23 March 2019, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (97.78%) CSS
3 41 (91.11%) Front End Development
4 32 (71.11%) User Experience
5 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
6 26 (57.78%) jQuery
7 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
8 22 (48.89%) MVC
9 21 (46.67%) PHP
9 21 (46.67%) Self-Motivation
10 19 (42.22%) Adobe
10 19 (42.22%) Project Management
10 19 (42.22%) Open Source
10 19 (42.22%) WordPress
11 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
12 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
13 16 (35.56%) HTML5
14 14 (31.11%) C#
15 13 (28.89%) .NET
15 13 (28.89%) Sass
16 12 (26.67%) CSS3
17 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
17 10 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
17 10 (22.22%) React
18 9 (20.00%) TypeScript
19 8 (17.78%) Vue.js
19 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
20 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 6 (13.33%) gulp
21 6 (13.33%) Web Development

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 19 (42.22%) WordPress
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
2 2 (4.44%) Confluence
2 2 (4.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.22%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.89%) GIMP
2 4 (8.89%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) GitHub
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
2 1 (2.22%) npm
2 1 (2.22%) NuGet
Development Applications
1 30 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (13.33%) gulp
3 5 (11.11%) webpack
4 4 (8.89%) Subversion
4 4 (8.89%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (6.67%) JIRA
6 2 (4.44%) Grunt
6 2 (4.44%) Protractor
7 1 (2.22%) Bower
7 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
7 1 (2.22%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) SpecFlow
7 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) HTML
2 44 (97.78%) CSS
3 26 (57.78%) jQuery
4 18 (40.00%) AngularJS
5 16 (35.56%) HTML5
6 13 (28.89%) .NET
6 13 (28.89%) Sass
7 12 (26.67%) CSS3
8 10 (22.22%) React
9 8 (17.78%) ASP.NET
9 8 (17.78%) Vue.js
10 7 (15.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (11.11%) Material Design
12 4 (8.89%) .NET Framework
12 4 (8.89%) Ajax
12 4 (8.89%) Entity Framework
12 4 (8.89%) JSON
12 4 (8.89%) LINQ
12 4 (8.89%) Node.js
13 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 32 (71.11%) User Experience
2 21 (46.67%) Self-Motivation
3 5 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (8.89%) Graphic Design
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (91.11%) Front End Development
2 22 (48.89%) MVC
3 19 (42.22%) Open Source
3 19 (42.22%) Project Management
4 17 (37.78%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (13.33%) Web Development
7 5 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 5 (11.11%) Scrum
8 4 (8.89%) SEO
8 4 (8.89%) Web Design
9 3 (6.67%) DevOps
9 3 (6.67%) TDD
10 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
10 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (2.22%) Microservices
10 1 (2.22%) Prototyping
10 1 (2.22%) Refactoring
10 1 (2.22%) SDLC
10 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (46.67%) PHP
3 14 (31.11%) C#
4 9 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
6 2 (4.44%) ES6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (42.22%) Adobe
2 4 (8.89%) Sitecore
3 2 (4.44%) Atlassian
3 2 (4.44%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft