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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 181 129 179
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 130 206 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.27% 1.96% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.36% 2.11% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 107 171 132
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,850
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
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
9575 9766 10349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.44% 92.91% 94.12%
Number of salaries quoted 8356 8351 9325
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 26 January 2015.

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 26 January 2015, 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.

1 263 (94.60%) HTML
2 261 (93.88%) CSS
3 258 (92.81%) JavaScript
4 163 (58.63%) HTML5
5 159 (57.19%) jQuery
6 140 (50.36%) CSS3
7 103 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
8 88 (31.65%) AngularJS
9 73 (26.26%) Responsive Web Design
10 62 (22.30%) User Experience
11 56 (20.14%) MVC
11 56 (20.14%) Backbone.js
12 48 (17.27%) Web Development
13 47 (16.91%) Git (software)
13 47 (16.91%) PHP
14 46 (16.55%) XML
15 45 (16.19%) JSON
15 45 (16.19%) Sass
16 42 (15.11%) Node.js
17 41 (14.75%) Photoshop
17 41 (14.75%) .NET
18 40 (14.39%) OO
18 40 (14.39%) Finance
19 37 (13.31%) Scrum
19 37 (13.31%) TDD
20 36 (12.95%) Ajax
21 34 (12.23%) CMS
22 32 (11.51%) Web Design
23 29 (10.43%) XHTML
23 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 42 (15.11%) Node.js
2 34 (12.23%) CMS
3 16 (5.76%) WordPress
4 14 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.24%) Drupal
6 8 (2.88%) TeamSite
7 5 (1.80%) SAS
8 4 (1.44%) Confluence
9 3 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.72%) Apache
10 2 (0.72%) Jetty
10 2 (0.72%) Umbraco
10 2 (0.72%) CoreMedia CMS
10 2 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.36%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 41 (14.75%) Photoshop
2 19 (6.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.16%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.08%) MS Office
5 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.72%) Tridion
3 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.16%) Office 365
2 4 (1.44%) GitHub
3 1 (0.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.04%) Internet
2 10 (3.60%) HTTP
3 7 (2.52%) Intranet
4 2 (0.72%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.24%) Relational Database
2 7 (2.52%) MySQL
3 4 (1.44%) Triplestore
4 3 (1.08%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 47 (16.91%) Git (software)
2 19 (6.83%) Subversion
3 11 (3.96%) JIRA
3 11 (3.96%) Jasmine
3 11 (3.96%) Grunt
4 8 (2.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.80%) Bower
7 4 (1.44%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.08%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.08%) Maven
9 2 (0.72%) Xcode
9 2 (0.72%) JUnit
9 2 (0.72%) EasyMock
9 2 (0.72%) Hamcrest
9 2 (0.72%) Mocha
9 2 (0.72%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.72%) PhantomJS
10 1 (0.36%) Yeoman
10 1 (0.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 40 (14.39%) Finance
2 17 (6.12%) Marketing
3 12 (4.32%) Retail
3 12 (4.32%) Advertising
3 12 (4.32%) Games
4 11 (3.96%) Banking
5 10 (3.60%) Publishing
6 4 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.44%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.08%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Legal
8 1 (0.36%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 263 (94.60%) HTML
2 261 (93.88%) CSS
3 163 (58.63%) HTML5
4 159 (57.19%) jQuery
5 140 (50.36%) CSS3
6 88 (31.65%) AngularJS
7 56 (20.14%) Backbone.js
8 46 (16.55%) XML
9 45 (16.19%) JSON
9 45 (16.19%) Sass
10 41 (14.75%) .NET
11 36 (12.95%) Ajax
12 29 (10.43%) XHTML
13 28 (10.07%) LESS
14 25 (8.99%) ASP.NET
14 25 (8.99%) JSP
15 23 (8.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 23 (8.27%) KnockoutJS
16 16 (5.76%) Ember.js
16 16 (5.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 62 (22.30%) User Experience
2 25 (8.99%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.68%) Open Source
4 11 (3.96%) W3C
4 11 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.88%) Hedge funds
6 6 (2.16%) Graphic Design
7 5 (1.80%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.44%) Social Media
8 4 (1.44%) Semantic Web
9 3 (1.08%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
9 3 (1.08%) Online Games
10 2 (0.72%) RIA
10 2 (0.72%) Visualisation
10 2 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.36%) Video on Demand
11 1 (0.36%) New Media
11 1 (0.36%) Kindle
11 1 (0.36%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 15 (5.40%) Apple iOS
2 8 (2.88%) Windows
3 6 (2.16%) Linux
4 5 (1.80%) Android
5 4 (1.44%) UNIX
6 2 (0.72%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (37.05%) Agile Software Development
2 73 (26.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 56 (20.14%) MVC
4 48 (17.27%) Web Development
5 40 (14.39%) OO
6 37 (13.31%) Scrum
6 37 (13.31%) TDD
7 32 (11.51%) Web Design
8 29 (10.43%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.83%) BDD
10 18 (6.47%) Kanban
11 17 (6.12%) Content Management
12 15 (5.40%) OOP
12 15 (5.40%) SEO
13 14 (5.04%) Project Management
14 12 (4.32%) Unit Testing
15 11 (3.96%) Software Engineering
16 9 (3.24%) Integration Testing
16 9 (3.24%) Analytics
17 8 (2.88%) RDF
Programming Languages
1 258 (92.81%) JavaScript
2 47 (16.91%) PHP
3 29 (10.43%) Java
4 23 (8.27%) C#
5 16 (5.76%) SQL
6 9 (3.24%) Python
7 7 (2.52%) Ruby
8 5 (1.80%) PHP5
8 5 (1.80%) VB
9 4 (1.44%) SPARQL
10 3 (1.08%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.72%) ActionScript
11 2 (0.72%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.72%) Perl
11 2 (0.72%) TypeScript
12 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.36%) VBScript
12 1 (0.36%) XAML
12 1 (0.36%) Scala
12 1 (0.36%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 24 (8.63%) Degree
2 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) QA
2 2 (0.72%) WCAG
3 1 (0.36%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (0.36%) yum
1 1 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 20 (7.19%) Adobe
2 19 (6.83%) Microsoft
3 10 (3.60%) Zend
4 8 (2.88%) Facebook
5 7 (2.52%) Twitter
5 7 (2.52%) Google
5 7 (2.52%) Apple
6 6 (2.16%) Sencha
7 3 (1.08%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.72%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.72%) Ektron
8 2 (0.72%) FatWire
8 2 (0.72%) Oracle
8 2 (0.72%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.36%) Atlassian
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