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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 41 59 76
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 53 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 5.19% 3.08% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.26% 3.11% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 42 17 15
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +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
1008 739 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.73% 99.06% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 889 657 766
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 74 (89.16%) HTML
1 74 (89.16%) JavaScript
1 74 (89.16%) CSS
2 50 (60.24%) jQuery
3 42 (50.60%) HTML5
4 36 (43.37%) User Experience
5 32 (38.55%) CSS3
6 30 (36.14%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (25.30%) PHP
8 21 (25.30%) Java
9 19 (22.89%) Ajax
10 18 (21.69%) Linux
11 16 (19.28%) MySQL
11 16 (19.28%) Web Development
11 16 (19.28%) Mobile App
12 15 (18.07%) Node.js
12 15 (18.07%) XML
13 14 (16.87%) XHTML
13 14 (16.87%) Sass
14 13 (15.66%) Backbone.js
14 13 (15.66%) Apple iOS
14 13 (15.66%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (15.66%) J2EE
14 13 (15.66%) Android
15 12 (14.46%) OOP
15 12 (14.46%) Apache
15 12 (14.46%) LAMP
15 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
16 11 (13.25%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 15 (18.07%) Node.js
2 12 (14.46%) Apache
3 6 (7.23%) CMS
4 2 (2.41%) WordPress
5 1 (1.20%) Joomla!
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) MySQL
2 5 (6.02%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (6.02%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (13.25%) Git (software)
2 8 (9.64%) Grunt
3 7 (8.43%) JUnit
General
1 5 (6.02%) Swedish Language
2 4 (4.82%) Marketing
3 3 (3.61%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (89.16%) HTML
1 74 (89.16%) CSS
2 50 (60.24%) jQuery
3 42 (50.60%) HTML5
4 32 (38.55%) CSS3
5 19 (22.89%) Ajax
6 15 (18.07%) XML
7 14 (16.87%) XHTML
7 14 (16.87%) Sass
8 13 (15.66%) Backbone.js
8 13 (15.66%) J2EE
9 12 (14.46%) LAMP
9 12 (14.46%) AngularJS
10 10 (12.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (9.64%) LESS
12 7 (8.43%) Spring
13 5 (6.02%) WebSockets
13 5 (6.02%) OAuth2
13 5 (6.02%) SignalR
13 5 (6.02%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 36 (43.37%) User Experience
2 16 (19.28%) Mobile App
3 6 (7.23%) Visualisation
3 6 (7.23%) Social Media
4 3 (3.61%) iPad
4 3 (3.61%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 18 (21.69%) Linux
2 13 (15.66%) Apple iOS
2 13 (15.66%) Android
3 6 (7.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Responsive Web Design
2 26 (31.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (19.28%) Web Development
4 13 (15.66%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (14.46%) OOP
6 11 (13.25%) TDD
7 9 (10.84%) MVC
8 7 (8.43%) Web Accessibility
8 7 (8.43%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.43%) OO
9 6 (7.23%) BDD
10 5 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.02%) SEO
11 4 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (4.82%) Analytics
12 2 (2.41%) MVVM
12 2 (2.41%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 74 (89.16%) JavaScript
2 21 (25.30%) PHP
2 21 (25.30%) Java
3 3 (3.61%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (4.82%) Google
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