The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 54 73 62
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 51 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.14% 0.90% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 0.91% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 46 3 22
Average salary £30,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.49% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,900 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1221 657 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 99.19% 98.50% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 599 730
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Brighton region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 68 (88.31%) HTML
1 68 (88.31%) JavaScript
1 68 (88.31%) CSS
2 42 (54.55%) HTML5
3 39 (50.65%) jQuery
4 32 (41.56%) CSS3
5 28 (36.36%) Node.js
6 26 (33.77%) Backbone.js
7 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
7 25 (32.47%) Linux
8 24 (31.17%) TDD
9 20 (25.97%) Degree
10 19 (24.68%) Responsive Web Design
10 19 (24.68%) Visualisation
10 19 (24.68%) Social Media
10 19 (24.68%) BDD
10 19 (24.68%) Photoshop
10 19 (24.68%) Mac OS X
11 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (20.78%) Java
13 13 (16.88%) Android
13 13 (16.88%) PHP
13 13 (16.88%) J2EE
13 13 (16.88%) Sass
13 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
13 13 (16.88%) Mobile Application Development
13 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
14 11 (14.29%) Ajax
14 11 (14.29%) MVC
15 10 (12.99%) XML

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 28 (36.36%) Node.js
2 6 (7.79%) Apache
3 3 (3.90%) WordPress
4 2 (2.60%) CMS
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.69%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 25 (32.47%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.99%) Grunt
3 2 (2.60%) JUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.49%) Swedish Language
2 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (88.31%) HTML
1 68 (88.31%) CSS
2 42 (54.55%) HTML5
3 39 (50.65%) jQuery
4 32 (41.56%) CSS3
5 26 (33.77%) Backbone.js
6 13 (16.88%) Sass
6 13 (16.88%) J2EE
7 11 (14.29%) Ajax
8 10 (12.99%) XML
9 9 (11.69%) AngularJS
10 6 (7.79%) LESS
10 6 (7.79%) XHTML
10 6 (7.79%) LAMP
10 6 (7.79%) ASP.NET
10 6 (7.79%) .NET
11 5 (6.49%) Flash
11 5 (6.49%) JSON
11 5 (6.49%) WebSockets
11 5 (6.49%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 19 (24.68%) Visualisation
1 19 (24.68%) Social Media
2 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.90%) iPad
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 25 (32.47%) Linux
2 19 (24.68%) Mac OS X
3 13 (16.88%) Android
3 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) TDD
2 19 (24.68%) BDD
2 19 (24.68%) Responsive Web Design
3 17 (22.08%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (16.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 11 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (9.09%) Social Media Monitoring
6 7 (9.09%) Web Development
6 7 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (7.79%) OOP
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (3.90%) OO
10 2 (2.60%) Workflow
10 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.60%) MVVM
10 2 (2.60%) iOS Development
11 1 (1.30%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.30%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 68 (88.31%) JavaScript
2 16 (20.78%) Java
3 13 (16.88%) PHP
4 5 (6.49%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 20 (25.97%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.30%) Twitter
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