The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge 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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 89 87 84
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 20 21 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.15% 1.40% 2.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 1.45% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 37
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £29,650
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +1.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £26,750 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £30,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% -
Front-End Developer
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge 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
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1655 1453 1934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.39% 96.80% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1323 1187 1647
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 28 November 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 25 (60.98%) HTML5
4 24 (58.54%) CSS3
5 17 (41.46%) jQuery
6 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
7 15 (36.59%) Linux
8 14 (34.15%) Python
9 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
9 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
10 12 (29.27%) Dojo
10 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
11 10 (24.39%) HTTP
11 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
11 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
11 10 (24.39%) Open Source
12 9 (21.95%) SNMP
12 9 (21.95%) .NET
13 7 (17.07%) C#
13 7 (17.07%) Wireless
13 7 (17.07%) User Experience
13 7 (17.07%) Sass
14 6 (14.63%) Web Accessibility
14 6 (14.63%) MVC
15 5 (12.20%) SQL
15 5 (12.20%) C
15 5 (12.20%) CMS
15 5 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
16 4 (9.76%) Network Management

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

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (12.20%) CMS
2 4 (9.76%) Umbraco
3 3 (7.32%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) HTTP
1 10 (24.39%) TCP/IP
2 9 (21.95%) SNMP
3 7 (17.07%) Wireless
4 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) MongoDB
2 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (31.71%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.76%) Jasmine
3 3 (7.32%) Grunt
3 3 (7.32%) Bower
3 3 (7.32%) RSpec
4 1 (2.44%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (9.76%) Telecoms
2 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Automotive
2 3 (7.32%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
3 1 (2.44%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (97.56%) CSS
1 40 (97.56%) HTML
2 25 (60.98%) HTML5
3 24 (58.54%) CSS3
4 17 (41.46%) jQuery
5 16 (39.02%) AngularJS
6 12 (29.27%) Dojo
7 9 (21.95%) .NET
8 7 (17.07%) Sass
9 5 (12.20%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (7.32%) REST
11 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.88%) Django
11 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (4.88%) JSON
11 2 (4.88%) XHTML
11 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (2.44%) FusionCharts
12 1 (2.44%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (24.39%) Open Source
2 7 (17.07%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 15 (36.59%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Automated Testing
2 6 (14.63%) MVC
2 6 (14.63%) Web Accessibility
3 4 (9.76%) Network Management
3 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.32%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.32%) Analytics
5 2 (4.88%) Kanban
5 2 (4.88%) Web Development
5 2 (4.88%) Web Testing
5 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.44%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.44%) TDD
6 1 (2.44%) Creative Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Scrum
6 1 (2.44%) Web Design
6 1 (2.44%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (34.15%) Python
3 7 (17.07%) C#
4 5 (12.20%) C
4 5 (12.20%) SQL
5 4 (9.76%) PHP
6 2 (4.88%) Ruby
7 1 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
7 1 (2.44%) Java
7 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe
1 1 (2.44%) Google
1 1 (2.44%) Facebook
1 1 (2.44%) Twitter
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