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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 93 95 98
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 20 13 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.24% 0.90% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 0.94% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 20 9 14
Average salary £40,000 £23,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.21% -24.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,350 £23,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £39,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
1531 1387 1675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 95.27% 96.45% 95.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1219 1165 1433
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 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
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 27 January 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 43 (97.73%) HTML
2 43 (97.73%) CSS
3 33 (75.00%) HTML5
4 31 (70.45%) CSS3
5 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
6 19 (43.18%) jQuery
7 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
7 14 (31.82%) MongoDB
8 12 (27.27%) Linux
8 12 (27.27%) Python
8 12 (27.27%) .NET
8 12 (27.27%) Automated Testing
9 11 (25.00%) Sass
10 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
10 10 (22.73%) Open Source
10 10 (22.73%) Dojo
10 10 (22.73%) C#
10 10 (22.73%) HTTP
10 10 (22.73%) SNMP
10 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
11 9 (20.45%) MVC
11 9 (20.45%) Web Accessibility
12 8 (18.18%) SQL
12 8 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
12 8 (18.18%) User Experience
13 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
14 5 (11.36%) CMS
14 5 (11.36%) PHP
14 5 (11.36%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 5 (11.36%) CMS
1 5 (11.36%) Node.js
2 4 (9.09%) Umbraco
Communications & Networking
1 10 (22.73%) HTTP
1 10 (22.73%) SNMP
1 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (31.82%) MongoDB
2 10 (22.73%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.27%) Redis
3 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Git (software)
2 4 (9.09%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.82%) Grunt
3 3 (6.82%) Bower
3 3 (6.82%) RSpec
4 2 (4.55%) Subversion
4 2 (4.55%) Mercurial
General
1 3 (6.82%) Automotive
1 3 (6.82%) Advertising
1 3 (6.82%) Retail
1 3 (6.82%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (97.73%) HTML
1 43 (97.73%) CSS
2 33 (75.00%) HTML5
3 31 (70.45%) CSS3
4 22 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 19 (43.18%) jQuery
6 12 (27.27%) .NET
7 11 (25.00%) Sass
8 10 (22.73%) Dojo
9 8 (18.18%) Razor View Engine
10 4 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 3 (6.82%) REST
11 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
12 2 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (4.55%) Django
12 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
12 2 (4.55%) JSON
12 2 (4.55%) XML
12 2 (4.55%) XSLT
12 2 (4.55%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Open Source
2 8 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (2.27%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 12 (27.27%) Linux
2 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Automated Testing
2 9 (20.45%) MVC
2 9 (20.45%) Web Accessibility
3 6 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.82%) Analytics
5 2 (4.55%) Kanban
5 2 (4.55%) Web Development
5 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 2 (4.55%) Web Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Network Management
5 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (4.55%) Web Application Development
6 1 (2.27%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.27%) TDD
6 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.27%) Scrum
6 1 (2.27%) Web Design
6 1 (2.27%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 12 (27.27%) Python
3 10 (22.73%) C#
4 8 (18.18%) SQL
5 5 (11.36%) PHP
6 4 (9.09%) C
7 2 (4.55%) Ruby
7 2 (4.55%) CoffeeScript
8 1 (2.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Facebook
2 1 (2.27%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) Adobe
2 1 (2.27%) Google
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