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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 89 102 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 17 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.23% 1.16% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.30% 1.22% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 25
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1309 1720 1492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 94.44% 94.66% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1156 1339 1309
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 3 September 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 37 (97.37%) HTML
3 36 (94.74%) CSS
4 27 (71.05%) HTML5
5 22 (57.89%) jQuery
6 20 (52.63%) CSS3
7 18 (47.37%) Responsive Web Design
8 17 (44.74%) XML
9 12 (31.58%) Ajax
10 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
12 7 (18.42%) Backbone.js
12 7 (18.42%) Web Development
13 6 (15.79%) LESS
13 6 (15.79%) CRM
14 5 (13.16%) PHP
14 5 (13.16%) Sass
15 4 (10.53%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
15 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (10.53%) Mercurial
15 4 (10.53%) Finance
15 4 (10.53%) User Experience
16 3 (7.89%) Marionette.js
16 3 (7.89%) RESTful
16 3 (7.89%) Grunt
16 3 (7.89%) HTTP
16 3 (7.89%) CMS
16 3 (7.89%) Scrum
16 3 (7.89%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 3 (7.89%) CMS
1 3 (7.89%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.63%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.89%) HTTP
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
1 2 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.89%) Grunt
3 2 (5.26%) Bower
3 2 (5.26%) gulp
4 1 (2.63%) Subversion
4 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Retail
2 2 (5.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Multimedia
3 1 (2.63%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (97.37%) HTML
2 36 (94.74%) CSS
3 27 (71.05%) HTML5
4 22 (57.89%) jQuery
5 20 (52.63%) CSS3
6 17 (44.74%) XML
7 12 (31.58%) Ajax
8 10 (26.32%) AngularJS
9 7 (18.42%) Backbone.js
10 6 (15.79%) LESS
11 5 (13.16%) Sass
12 4 (10.53%) Ember.js
12 4 (10.53%) KnockoutJS
13 3 (7.89%) RESTful
13 3 (7.89%) .NET
13 3 (7.89%) Marionette.js
14 2 (5.26%) XSLT
14 2 (5.26%) WebGL
15 1 (2.63%) ASP.NET
15 1 (2.63%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) User Experience
2 2 (5.26%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.63%) BBC
3 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (18.42%) Web Development
4 6 (15.79%) CRM
5 3 (7.89%) Scrum
5 3 (7.89%) Web Design
6 2 (5.26%) Content Management
6 2 (5.26%) OO
6 2 (5.26%) MVC
6 2 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (5.26%) Time Management
6 2 (5.26%) Dependency Management
7 1 (2.63%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.63%) Mobile Development
7 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
7 1 (2.63%) Project Management
7 1 (2.63%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (13.16%) PHP
3 4 (10.53%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (5.26%) Java
4 2 (5.26%) C#
5 1 (2.63%) C++
5 1 (2.63%) SQL
5 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Nintex
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle
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