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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 168 171 187
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 156 165 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.33% 1.37% 1.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 1.47% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 138 157 150
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
10841 11193 12244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.18% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 9123 9904 11199
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +0.91%
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 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 408 (99.27%) CSS
2 403 (98.05%) HTML
3 394 (95.86%) JavaScript
4 255 (62.04%) HTML5
5 228 (55.47%) jQuery
6 200 (48.66%) CSS3
7 120 (29.20%) AngularJS
8 113 (27.49%) Backbone.js
9 105 (25.55%) MVC
10 101 (24.57%) OO
11 96 (23.36%) XML
11 96 (23.36%) Responsive Web Design
12 92 (22.38%) Ajax
13 90 (21.90%) PHP
14 81 (19.71%) Node.js
15 79 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
16 72 (17.52%) Java
17 71 (17.27%) JSON
18 70 (17.03%) Git (software)
19 68 (16.55%) E-Commerce
20 67 (16.30%) Scrum
21 66 (16.06%) Degree
22 65 (15.82%) TDD
23 59 (14.36%) Content Management
24 56 (13.63%) LESS
25 54 (13.14%) Sass
26 51 (12.41%) Web Development
27 50 (12.17%) .NET
28 44 (10.71%) Web Services
28 44 (10.71%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 81 (19.71%) Node.js
2 30 (7.30%) CMS
3 21 (5.11%) WordPress
4 19 (4.62%) SharePoint
5 14 (3.41%) Drupal
6 12 (2.92%) SAS
7 9 (2.19%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.19%) Umbraco
8 6 (1.46%) Apache
9 5 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.73%) TeamSite
11 2 (0.49%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.24%) nginx
12 1 (0.24%) DNN
Applications
1 23 (5.60%) Photoshop
2 19 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.46%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.73%) InDesign
5 2 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.49%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.49%) MS Office
6 1 (0.24%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 13 (3.16%) Magento
2 7 (1.70%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.24%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.14%) Office 365
2 10 (2.43%) SaaS
3 7 (1.70%) Heroku
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.49%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.16%) Internet
2 7 (1.70%) HTTP
3 5 (1.22%) Intranet
4 3 (0.73%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.54%) MySQL
2 15 (3.65%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.19%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.19%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.19%) NoSQL
4 8 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.49%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.49%) Redis
5 2 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.49%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.24%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 70 (17.03%) Git (software)
2 42 (10.22%) Jasmine
3 39 (9.49%) Grunt
4 22 (5.35%) JIRA
5 18 (4.38%) Subversion
5 18 (4.38%) Jenkins
6 9 (2.19%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.95%) Selenium
8 7 (1.70%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.70%) Mocha
9 6 (1.46%) XMLUnit
10 5 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 5 (1.22%) WebStorm
11 4 (0.97%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (0.73%) Bower
13 2 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
13 2 (0.49%) Yeoman
13 2 (0.49%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.49%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.49%) Firebug
General
1 43 (10.46%) Finance
2 38 (9.25%) Marketing
3 36 (8.76%) Advertising
4 16 (3.89%) Publishing
4 16 (3.89%) Games
4 16 (3.89%) Retail
5 7 (1.70%) Banking
6 3 (0.73%) Electronics
6 3 (0.73%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.49%) Interactive Media
8 1 (0.24%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.24%) Front Office
8 1 (0.24%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 408 (99.27%) CSS
2 403 (98.05%) HTML
3 255 (62.04%) HTML5
4 228 (55.47%) jQuery
5 200 (48.66%) CSS3
6 120 (29.20%) AngularJS
7 113 (27.49%) Backbone.js
8 96 (23.36%) XML
9 92 (22.38%) Ajax
10 71 (17.27%) JSON
11 56 (13.63%) LESS
12 54 (13.14%) Sass
13 50 (12.17%) .NET
14 44 (10.71%) Web Services
15 40 (9.73%) XHTML
16 38 (9.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 34 (8.27%) ASP.NET
17 34 (8.27%) RESTful
18 32 (7.79%) JSP
19 27 (6.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 44 (10.71%) Open Source
2 35 (8.52%) Computer Science
3 28 (6.81%) Mobile App
4 21 (5.11%) Social Media
5 17 (4.14%) Digital Media
6 10 (2.43%) W3C
7 8 (1.95%) GIS
8 7 (1.70%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.22%) BBC
9 5 (1.22%) Blog
9 5 (1.22%) RIA
9 5 (1.22%) Semantic Web
9 5 (1.22%) Kindle
10 4 (0.97%) Hedge funds
11 3 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 3 (0.73%) iDTV
12 2 (0.49%) Animation
12 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
12 2 (0.49%) Online Games
12 2 (0.49%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 35 (8.52%) Linux
2 24 (5.84%) Apple iOS
3 21 (5.11%) Android
4 14 (3.41%) UNIX
5 3 (0.73%) Windows
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone 7
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (25.55%) MVC
2 101 (24.57%) OO
3 96 (23.36%) Responsive Web Design
4 79 (19.22%) Agile Software Development
5 68 (16.55%) E-Commerce
6 67 (16.30%) Scrum
7 65 (15.82%) TDD
8 59 (14.36%) Content Management
9 51 (12.41%) Web Development
10 37 (9.00%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (8.76%) Unit Testing
12 34 (8.27%) Web Design
13 25 (6.08%) SEO
14 23 (5.60%) Software Engineering
14 23 (5.60%) BDD
15 22 (5.35%) OOP
16 21 (5.11%) Analytics
17 18 (4.38%) Progressive Enhancement
18 17 (4.14%) MVVM
18 17 (4.14%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 394 (95.86%) JavaScript
2 90 (21.90%) PHP
3 72 (17.52%) Java
4 42 (10.22%) Python
5 35 (8.52%) C#
6 25 (6.08%) XAML
7 24 (5.84%) SQL
8 20 (4.87%) Ruby
9 15 (3.65%) VBScript
10 12 (2.92%) PHP5
11 9 (2.19%) Scala
12 6 (1.46%) C++
13 5 (1.22%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.73%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.73%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.49%) Perl
16 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
16 1 (0.24%) PowerHouse
16 1 (0.24%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 66 (16.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.22%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.22%) WCAG
2 4 (0.97%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.24%) YUM
1 1 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (5.60%) Adobe
2 21 (5.11%) Oracle
3 20 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 15 (3.65%) Zend
4 15 (3.65%) Facebook
5 12 (2.92%) Google
6 9 (2.19%) Twitter
7 8 (1.95%) SAP
7 8 (1.95%) Apple
8 7 (1.70%) JD Edwards
9 5 (1.22%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.22%) Atlassian
9 5 (1.22%) Sencha
10 3 (0.73%) Interwoven
11 2 (0.49%) FatWire
11 2 (0.49%) DoubleClick
12 1 (0.24%) Yahoo!
12 1 (0.24%) JBoss
12 1 (0.24%) Symbian
12 1 (0.24%) Sitecore
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £0
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Hyphen
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + 10% Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £540000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits, flexible hours
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago