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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 94 106 106
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.15% 0.78% 1.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.21% 0.82% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £33,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £60,000 £47,000
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
1324 1698 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.32% 94.60% 93.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1365 1353
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 31 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (97.22%) HTML
3 34 (94.44%) CSS
4 30 (83.33%) HTML5
5 25 (69.44%) CSS3
6 24 (66.67%) jQuery
7 21 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
8 20 (55.56%) XML
9 15 (41.67%) Ajax
10 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
11 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (16.67%) Web Development
12 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
12 5 (13.89%) User Experience
13 4 (11.11%) LESS
13 4 (11.11%) Ember.js
13 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (11.11%) Marketing
13 4 (11.11%) Adobe
13 4 (11.11%) PHP
14 3 (8.33%) .NET
14 3 (8.33%) CRM
14 3 (8.33%) Scrum
14 3 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
14 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
14 3 (8.33%) Sass
15 2 (5.56%) Marionette.js
15 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
15 2 (5.56%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 2 (5.56%) CMS
1 2 (5.56%) WordPress
1 2 (5.56%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Mercurial
2 2 (5.56%) Grunt
3 1 (2.78%) Bower
3 1 (2.78%) gulp
3 1 (2.78%) Subversion
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (11.11%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
3 1 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (2.78%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (97.22%) HTML
2 34 (94.44%) CSS
3 30 (83.33%) HTML5
4 25 (69.44%) CSS3
5 24 (66.67%) jQuery
6 20 (55.56%) XML
7 15 (41.67%) Ajax
8 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (13.89%) Backbone.js
11 4 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (11.11%) LESS
11 4 (11.11%) Ember.js
12 3 (8.33%) Sass
12 3 (8.33%) .NET
13 2 (5.56%) XSLT
13 2 (5.56%) JSON
13 2 (5.56%) RESTful
13 2 (5.56%) Marionette.js
14 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) User Experience
2 2 (5.56%) BBC
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.78%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (2.78%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (58.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 3 (8.33%) Scrum
4 3 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Web Design
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (2.78%) Dependency Management
6 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.78%) Content Management
6 1 (2.78%) SEO
6 1 (2.78%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 36 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) CoffeeScript
4 2 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) C++
5 1 (2.78%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (11.11%) Adobe
2 2 (5.56%) Facebook
3 1 (2.78%) Nintex
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