Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Somerset during the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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 > Somerset
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 72 95
Rank change year-on-year -11 +23 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 11 43 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Somerset 1.12% 3.34% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 3.43% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 16
Somerset median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +53.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,500 £24,375
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £41,250
South West median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +21.43% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Somerset. 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
Somerset
Permanent vacancies in Somerset with a recognized job title 913 1,255 1,271
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.35% 97.44% 97.32%
Number of salaries quoted 697 1,056 1,089
Somerset median annual salary £42,029 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.07% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,900 £25,750 £24,150
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £57,500
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Somerset over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Somerset

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 Somerset region over the 6 months to 16 December 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
Bath +10 8 £42,500 - 10
Yeovil -10 2 £45,000 +45.16%
Weston-super-Mare - 1 £45,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South West

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, 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 Somerset region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
3 7 (63.64%) HTML
3 7 (63.64%) CSS
4 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
5 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
5 4 (36.36%) CSS3
5 4 (36.36%) Sass
6 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (27.27%) HTML5
6 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
6 3 (27.27%) .NET
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) TDD
6 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) React
7 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
7 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
7 2 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
7 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (18.18%) Games
7 2 (18.18%) Java
7 2 (18.18%) MVVM
7 2 (18.18%) Node.js
8 1 (9.09%) LESS

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Somerset 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) PostCSS
1 1 (9.09%) webpack
General
1 2 (18.18%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) CSS
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) CSS3
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Framework
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
5 2 (18.18%) Node.js
5 2 (18.18%) React
5 2 (18.18%) Vue.js
6 1 (9.09%) CakePHP
6 1 (9.09%) Ember.js
6 1 (9.09%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Front End Development
1 8 (72.73%) Web Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (27.27%) Low Latency
2 3 (27.27%) Mobile Application Development
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 3 (27.27%) TDD
3 2 (18.18%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (18.18%) MVVM
3 2 (18.18%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (18.18%) Wireframes
4 1 (9.09%) Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (36.36%) TypeScript
3 2 (18.18%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) ES6
4 1 (9.09%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft