The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 161 162 186
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 162 180 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.43% 1.51% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.63% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 145 168 165
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Front-End Developer
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10568 11072 11998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.17% 93.15% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9690 11001
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the City of London

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the City of London region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the City of London

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 373 (98.68%) CSS
2 368 (97.35%) HTML
3 358 (94.71%) JavaScript
4 239 (63.23%) HTML5
5 217 (57.41%) jQuery
6 188 (49.74%) CSS3
7 146 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
8 126 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 99 (26.19%) Backbone.js
10 97 (25.66%) MVC
11 94 (24.87%) XML
12 93 (24.60%) PHP
12 93 (24.60%) OO
13 92 (24.34%) Responsive Web Design
13 92 (24.34%) User Experience
14 82 (21.69%) Ajax
15 80 (21.16%) Git (software)
16 70 (18.52%) JSON
16 70 (18.52%) Scrum
16 70 (18.52%) Node.js
17 67 (17.72%) TDD
18 64 (16.93%) E-Commerce
19 62 (16.40%) Java
20 61 (16.14%) Degree
21 55 (14.55%) LESS
22 46 (12.17%) Sass
23 45 (11.90%) Web Development
24 44 (11.64%) Content Management
25 41 (10.85%) .NET
25 41 (10.85%) XHTML

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 70 (18.52%) Node.js
2 29 (7.67%) CMS
3 19 (5.03%) WordPress
4 12 (3.17%) SAS
5 11 (2.91%) SharePoint
6 10 (2.65%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.65%) Drupal
7 7 (1.85%) Apache
8 6 (1.59%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.79%) Confluence
10 3 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
11 2 (0.53%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.26%) DNN
12 1 (0.26%) nginx
Applications
1 32 (8.47%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.85%) Fireworks
4 6 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.79%) InDesign
6 2 (0.53%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (0.53%) MS Office
6 2 (0.53%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.85%) Magento
2 4 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.26%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.65%) Office 365
2 6 (1.59%) SaaS
3 3 (0.79%) Heroku
4 2 (0.53%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.53%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.53%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.17%) Internet
2 10 (2.65%) HTTP
3 3 (0.79%) Intranet
3 3 (0.79%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.47%) MySQL
2 16 (4.23%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.38%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.38%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 3 (0.79%) Triplestore
6 2 (0.53%) Redis
6 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 80 (21.16%) Git (software)
2 36 (9.52%) Jasmine
3 31 (8.20%) Grunt
4 26 (6.88%) JIRA
5 23 (6.08%) Subversion
6 18 (4.76%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.38%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.85%) XMLUnit
9 6 (1.59%) Mocha
10 5 (1.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.32%) WebStorm
11 3 (0.79%) Bitbucket
11 3 (0.79%) Bower
11 3 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (0.79%) Maven
12 2 (0.53%) Selenium
12 2 (0.53%) Firebug
12 2 (0.53%) JUnit
12 2 (0.53%) EasyMock
General
1 37 (9.79%) Finance
2 31 (8.20%) Advertising
3 30 (7.94%) Marketing
4 19 (5.03%) Publishing
5 16 (4.23%) Games
6 9 (2.38%) Retail
7 8 (2.12%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Front Office
8 2 (0.53%) Electronics
8 2 (0.53%) Telecoms
8 2 (0.53%) Interactive Media
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 373 (98.68%) CSS
2 368 (97.35%) HTML
3 239 (63.23%) HTML5
4 217 (57.41%) jQuery
5 188 (49.74%) CSS3
6 126 (33.33%) AngularJS
7 99 (26.19%) Backbone.js
8 94 (24.87%) XML
9 82 (21.69%) Ajax
10 70 (18.52%) JSON
11 55 (14.55%) LESS
12 46 (12.17%) Sass
13 41 (10.85%) XHTML
13 41 (10.85%) .NET
14 36 (9.52%) Web Services
15 34 (8.99%) JSP
16 32 (8.47%) RESTful
17 31 (8.20%) ASP.NET
17 31 (8.20%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (7.14%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 92 (24.34%) User Experience
2 35 (9.26%) Open Source
2 35 (9.26%) Computer Science
3 22 (5.82%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.97%) Social Media
6 13 (3.44%) Algorithms
7 10 (2.65%) W3C
8 8 (2.12%) Data Structures
8 8 (2.12%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.32%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.32%) Kindle
9 5 (1.32%) BBC
9 5 (1.32%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.32%) RIA
10 4 (1.06%) Blog
11 3 (0.79%) Online Games
11 3 (0.79%) Semantic Web
11 3 (0.79%) iDTV
12 2 (0.53%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (7.14%) Linux
2 20 (5.29%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.50%) Android
4 8 (2.12%) UNIX
5 3 (0.79%) Windows
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (38.62%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (25.66%) MVC
3 93 (24.60%) OO
4 92 (24.34%) Responsive Web Design
5 70 (18.52%) Scrum
6 67 (17.72%) TDD
7 64 (16.93%) E-Commerce
8 45 (11.90%) Web Development
9 44 (11.64%) Content Management
10 34 (8.99%) Web Design
10 34 (8.99%) Unit Testing
11 31 (8.20%) BDD
12 29 (7.67%) Continuous Integration
13 22 (5.82%) Software Engineering
14 21 (5.56%) Kanban
15 20 (5.29%) OOP
16 18 (4.76%) Mentoring
17 16 (4.23%) Progressive Enhancement
18 14 (3.70%) Analytics
18 14 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 358 (94.71%) JavaScript
2 93 (24.60%) PHP
3 62 (16.40%) Java
4 40 (10.58%) Python
5 28 (7.41%) C#
6 18 (4.76%) XAML
7 17 (4.50%) Ruby
8 14 (3.70%) SQL
9 12 (3.17%) VBScript
9 12 (3.17%) PHP5
10 9 (2.38%) Scala
11 6 (1.59%) C++
12 5 (1.32%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.79%) SPARQL
13 3 (0.79%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.53%) ECMAScript
14 2 (0.53%) Perl
14 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 61 (16.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.32%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.32%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) WCAG
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) YUM
1 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 27 (7.14%) Adobe
2 18 (4.76%) Oracle
3 17 (4.50%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.97%) Facebook
5 13 (3.44%) Google
5 13 (3.44%) Zend
6 11 (2.91%) Apple
7 10 (2.65%) Twitter
8 6 (1.59%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.32%) Sencha
10 4 (1.06%) JD Edwards
10 4 (1.06%) SAP
11 3 (0.79%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.53%) FatWire
12 2 (0.53%) DoubleClick
12 2 (0.53%) Interwoven
13 1 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
13 1 (0.26%) JBoss
13 1 (0.26%) Symbian
13 1 (0.26%) Yahoo!
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £35000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension / Health / Gym
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Car + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Premier Group Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Resource Partners Ltd
Salary: full benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus+ benefits+training
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus, discount healthcare
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago