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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 133 180 175
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 193 155 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.00% 1.32% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.15% 1.43% 1.48%
Number of salaries quoted 176 137 155
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,977 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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.

1 333 (96.24%) HTML
2 330 (95.38%) CSS
3 321 (92.77%) JavaScript
4 262 (75.72%) HTML5
5 210 (60.69%) jQuery
6 192 (55.49%) CSS3
7 172 (49.71%) AngularJS
8 128 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
9 87 (25.14%) User Experience
10 83 (23.99%) Sass
11 72 (20.81%) LESS
12 68 (19.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 66 (19.08%) Backbone.js
13 66 (19.08%) Git (software)
14 65 (18.79%) PHP
15 60 (17.34%) E-Commerce
15 60 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
16 59 (17.05%) Finance
17 56 (16.18%) Node.js
18 55 (15.90%) TDD
19 48 (13.87%) Web Development
20 46 (13.29%) Photoshop
21 45 (13.01%) Degree
22 42 (12.14%) MVC
23 38 (10.98%) OO
24 32 (9.25%) Marketing
25 31 (8.96%) Computer Science
26 29 (8.38%) CMS
27 27 (7.80%) Ajax
28 26 (7.51%) Analytics

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 56 (16.18%) Node.js
2 29 (8.38%) CMS
3 20 (5.78%) WordPress
4 4 (1.16%) Drupal
5 3 (0.87%) Umbraco
6 2 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.58%) Apache Solr
6 2 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) SAS
Applications
1 46 (13.29%) Photoshop
2 7 (2.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (0.87%) Fireworks
3 3 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.58%) InDesign
4 2 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.58%) Tridion
1 2 (0.58%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (2.31%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.31%) GitHub
3 7 (2.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 3 (0.87%) HTTP
1 3 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.02%) MySQL
2 6 (1.73%) Redis
2 6 (1.73%) Big Data
3 3 (0.87%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.58%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.58%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.58%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.58%) HBase
5 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (19.08%) Git (software)
2 24 (6.94%) Grunt
3 21 (6.07%) gulp
4 14 (4.05%) Jasmine
5 10 (2.89%) Jenkins
6 8 (2.31%) Subversion
7 6 (1.73%) Bower
8 4 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 3 (0.87%) JIRA
9 3 (0.87%) Yeoman
9 3 (0.87%) Karma Test Runner
10 2 (0.58%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.58%) Mocha
10 2 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 2 (0.58%) Visual Studio
11 1 (0.29%) Eclipse
11 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.29%) Maven
11 1 (0.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
General
1 59 (17.05%) Finance
2 32 (9.25%) Marketing
3 14 (4.05%) Games
4 9 (2.60%) Banking
4 9 (2.60%) Advertising
5 8 (2.31%) Legal
5 8 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.45%) Music Industry
7 4 (1.16%) Electronics
7 4 (1.16%) Automotive
7 4 (1.16%) Retail
8 3 (0.87%) Publishing
9 1 (0.29%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 333 (96.24%) HTML
2 330 (95.38%) CSS
3 262 (75.72%) HTML5
4 210 (60.69%) jQuery
5 192 (55.49%) CSS3
6 172 (49.71%) AngularJS
7 83 (23.99%) Sass
8 72 (20.81%) LESS
9 68 (19.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 66 (19.08%) Backbone.js
11 27 (7.80%) Ajax
12 22 (6.36%) .NET
12 22 (6.36%) KnockoutJS
13 19 (5.49%) REST
13 19 (5.49%) XHTML
14 16 (4.62%) Web Services
14 16 (4.62%) JSON
15 14 (4.05%) Apache Cordova
16 13 (3.76%) React
17 10 (2.89%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 87 (25.14%) User Experience
2 31 (8.96%) Computer Science
3 19 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 14 (4.05%) Visualisation
5 13 (3.76%) W3C
6 8 (2.31%) Digital Media
7 6 (1.73%) Semantic Web
7 6 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.16%) Spread Betting
9 3 (0.87%) Contract for Difference
9 3 (0.87%) Blog
9 3 (0.87%) Social Network
9 3 (0.87%) 3D Graphics
9 3 (0.87%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 3 (0.87%) Equities
9 3 (0.87%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.58%) E-Learning
10 2 (0.58%) Statistics
10 2 (0.58%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (2.60%) Linux
2 7 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.73%) Android
4 2 (0.58%) UNIX
4 2 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (36.99%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (17.34%) E-Commerce
2 60 (17.34%) Responsive Web Design
3 55 (15.90%) TDD
4 48 (13.87%) Web Development
5 42 (12.14%) MVC
6 38 (10.98%) OO
7 26 (7.51%) Analytics
8 24 (6.94%) Scrum
9 23 (6.65%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (6.07%) Unit Testing
11 20 (5.78%) Web Accessibility
12 19 (5.49%) Data Protection
12 19 (5.49%) Pair Programming
12 19 (5.49%) SEO
13 18 (5.20%) Web Design
14 17 (4.91%) Mobile First
15 16 (4.62%) BDD
16 15 (4.34%) Software Engineering
17 13 (3.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 321 (92.77%) JavaScript
2 65 (18.79%) PHP
3 23 (6.65%) C#
4 17 (4.91%) Java
5 16 (4.62%) Ruby
6 15 (4.34%) Python
7 13 (3.76%) C
8 3 (0.87%) C++
9 2 (0.58%) SQL
9 2 (0.58%) Objective-C
9 2 (0.58%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.58%) PHP5
9 2 (0.58%) Groovy
9 2 (0.58%) Scala
10 1 (0.29%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.29%) Go
10 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.29%) VBA
10 1 (0.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 45 (13.01%) Degree
2 1 (0.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.31%) WCAG
2 6 (1.73%) SLA
3 4 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 6 (1.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (1.16%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (3.18%) Demandware
2 9 (2.60%) Adobe
2 9 (2.60%) Google
3 8 (2.31%) Facebook
4 4 (1.16%) Interwoven
4 4 (1.16%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.16%) Oracle
5 2 (0.58%) Intel
5 2 (0.58%) Zend
5 2 (0.58%) EPiServer
5 2 (0.58%) Sitecore
5 2 (0.58%) FatWire
6 1 (0.29%) Sencha
6 1 (0.29%) Sybase
6 1 (0.29%) Siebel
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