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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 48 70 66
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 53 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 4.57% 1.87% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.61% 1.89% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 45 7 20
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 £29,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.55%
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
1149 687 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.97% 98.99% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 988 617 755
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Brighton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 40 (51.95%) jQuery
4 35 (45.45%) CSS3
5 28 (36.36%) Linux
5 28 (36.36%) User Experience
6 27 (35.06%) Node.js
7 23 (29.87%) TDD
7 23 (29.87%) Responsive Web Design
8 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (28.57%) Backbone.js
9 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
10 19 (24.68%) Degree
11 18 (23.38%) Photoshop
11 18 (23.38%) Mac OS X
11 18 (23.38%) Visualisation
11 18 (23.38%) Social Media
11 18 (23.38%) BDD
12 17 (22.08%) Java
13 15 (19.48%) Ajax
14 14 (18.18%) PHP
15 13 (16.88%) J2EE
15 13 (16.88%) MySQL
15 13 (16.88%) Android
15 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
15 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
15 13 (16.88%) Mobile Application Development
16 11 (14.29%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 27 (35.06%) Node.js
2 10 (12.99%) Apache
3 2 (2.60%) CMS
Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.60%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) MySQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.49%) NoSQL
2 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (25.97%) Git (software)
2 8 (10.39%) Grunt
3 3 (3.90%) JUnit
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 40 (51.95%) jQuery
4 35 (45.45%) CSS3
5 22 (28.57%) Backbone.js
6 15 (19.48%) Ajax
7 13 (16.88%) J2EE
8 11 (14.29%) XML
9 10 (12.99%) LAMP
10 9 (11.69%) Sass
11 7 (9.09%) XHTML
12 6 (7.79%) AngularJS
13 5 (6.49%) SignalR
13 5 (6.49%) OAuth2
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Web API
13 5 (6.49%) JSON
13 5 (6.49%) WebSockets
13 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET
13 5 (6.49%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) User Experience
2 18 (23.38%) Visualisation
2 18 (23.38%) Social Media
3 13 (16.88%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.90%) iPad
4 3 (3.90%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (36.36%) Linux
2 18 (23.38%) Mac OS X
3 13 (16.88%) Android
3 13 (16.88%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) TDD
1 23 (29.87%) Responsive Web Design
2 22 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (23.38%) BDD
4 13 (16.88%) Mobile Application Development
5 11 (14.29%) Web Development
6 10 (12.99%) OOP
7 7 (9.09%) MVC
7 7 (9.09%) Social Media Monitoring
7 7 (9.09%) Web Accessibility
8 5 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.19%) OO
10 3 (3.90%) Software Engineering
11 2 (2.60%) MVVM
11 2 (2.60%) iOS Development
12 1 (1.30%) Unit Testing
12 1 (1.30%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 68 (88.31%) JavaScript
2 17 (22.08%) Java
3 14 (18.18%) PHP
4 3 (3.90%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 19 (24.68%) Degree
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