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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 169 168 188
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 165 170 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 1.44% 1.43% 1.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.55% 1.54% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 148 160 158
Average salary £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,950 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
10615 11049 12033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.88% 93.09% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9687 11040
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 22 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 22 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.

1 384 (99.22%) CSS
2 379 (97.93%) HTML
3 369 (95.35%) JavaScript
4 244 (63.05%) HTML5
5 221 (57.11%) jQuery
6 191 (49.35%) CSS3
7 150 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
8 124 (32.04%) AngularJS
9 102 (26.36%) Backbone.js
10 99 (25.58%) MVC
11 97 (25.06%) OO
12 95 (24.55%) XML
13 92 (23.77%) PHP
13 92 (23.77%) Responsive Web Design
14 89 (23.00%) User Experience
15 85 (21.96%) Ajax
16 76 (19.64%) Git (software)
17 72 (18.60%) JSON
18 71 (18.35%) Node.js
19 70 (18.09%) Scrum
20 67 (17.31%) TDD
21 66 (17.05%) Java
21 66 (17.05%) E-Commerce
22 63 (16.28%) Degree
23 58 (14.99%) LESS
24 48 (12.40%) Content Management
24 48 (12.40%) Sass
25 47 (12.14%) Web Development
26 44 (11.37%) .NET
27 41 (10.59%) Python

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

For the 6 months to 22 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 71 (18.35%) Node.js
2 27 (6.98%) CMS
3 20 (5.17%) WordPress
4 14 (3.62%) SharePoint
5 12 (3.10%) SAS
6 11 (2.84%) Drupal
7 10 (2.58%) Tomcat
8 7 (1.81%) Apache
8 7 (1.81%) Umbraco
9 5 (1.29%) Elasticsearch
10 3 (0.78%) TeamSite
10 3 (0.78%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.52%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.26%) nginx
12 1 (0.26%) Confluence
12 1 (0.26%) DNN
Applications
1 31 (8.01%) Photoshop
2 22 (5.68%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (1.55%) Fireworks
4 3 (0.78%) InDesign
5 2 (0.52%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.52%) MS Office
6 1 (0.26%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (2.07%) Magento
2 5 (1.29%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.26%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 12 (3.10%) Office 365
2 8 (2.07%) SaaS
3 5 (1.29%) Heroku
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 2 (0.52%) Google App Engine
4 2 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.84%) Internet
2 10 (2.58%) HTTP
3 3 (0.78%) Intranet
3 3 (0.78%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (8.27%) MySQL
2 16 (4.13%) Relational Database
3 9 (2.33%) RDBMS
3 9 (2.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.81%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (0.52%) Triplestore
5 2 (0.52%) Redis
5 2 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 76 (19.64%) Git (software)
2 37 (9.56%) Jasmine
3 33 (8.53%) Grunt
4 24 (6.20%) JIRA
5 20 (5.17%) Subversion
6 19 (4.91%) Jenkins
7 8 (2.07%) Cucumber
8 7 (1.81%) XMLUnit
9 6 (1.55%) Mocha
9 6 (1.55%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.29%) WebStorm
10 5 (1.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.03%) Selenium
12 3 (0.78%) Bitbucket
12 3 (0.78%) Bower
12 3 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
13 2 (0.52%) Firebug
13 2 (0.52%) Axure RP
13 2 (0.52%) Maven
13 2 (0.52%) JUnit
General
1 38 (9.82%) Finance
2 33 (8.53%) Advertising
3 30 (7.75%) Marketing
4 18 (4.65%) Publishing
5 16 (4.13%) Games
6 10 (2.58%) Retail
7 8 (2.07%) Banking
8 2 (0.52%) Interactive Media
8 2 (0.52%) Front Office
8 2 (0.52%) Electronics
8 2 (0.52%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 384 (99.22%) CSS
2 379 (97.93%) HTML
3 244 (63.05%) HTML5
4 221 (57.11%) jQuery
5 191 (49.35%) CSS3
6 124 (32.04%) AngularJS
7 102 (26.36%) Backbone.js
8 95 (24.55%) XML
9 85 (21.96%) Ajax
10 72 (18.60%) JSON
11 58 (14.99%) LESS
12 48 (12.40%) Sass
13 44 (11.37%) .NET
14 40 (10.34%) XHTML
15 38 (9.82%) Web Services
16 33 (8.53%) RESTful
16 33 (8.53%) JSP
16 33 (8.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 32 (8.27%) ASP.NET
18 27 (6.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 89 (23.00%) User Experience
2 37 (9.56%) Open Source
3 36 (9.30%) Computer Science
4 25 (6.46%) Mobile App
5 17 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (4.13%) Social Media
7 10 (2.58%) W3C
7 10 (2.58%) Digital Media
8 5 (1.29%) BBC
8 5 (1.29%) Kindle
8 5 (1.29%) Hedge funds
8 5 (1.29%) Graphic Design
8 5 (1.29%) Blog
8 5 (1.29%) RIA
9 4 (1.03%) GIS
10 3 (0.78%) iDTV
10 3 (0.78%) Online Games
11 2 (0.52%) Mathematics
11 2 (0.52%) iPad
11 2 (0.52%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 29 (7.49%) Linux
2 20 (5.17%) Apple iOS
3 17 (4.39%) Android
4 10 (2.58%) UNIX
5 3 (0.78%) Windows
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (38.76%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (25.58%) MVC
3 97 (25.06%) OO
4 92 (23.77%) Responsive Web Design
5 70 (18.09%) Scrum
6 67 (17.31%) TDD
7 66 (17.05%) E-Commerce
8 48 (12.40%) Content Management
9 47 (12.14%) Web Development
10 35 (9.04%) Unit Testing
11 33 (8.53%) Continuous Integration
12 32 (8.27%) Web Design
13 26 (6.72%) BDD
14 21 (5.43%) OOP
15 20 (5.17%) Software Engineering
15 20 (5.17%) Mentoring
16 19 (4.91%) Kanban
17 17 (4.39%) Progressive Enhancement
18 15 (3.88%) SEO
18 15 (3.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 369 (95.35%) JavaScript
2 92 (23.77%) PHP
3 66 (17.05%) Java
4 41 (10.59%) Python
5 31 (8.01%) C#
6 19 (4.91%) XAML
7 18 (4.65%) SQL
8 17 (4.39%) Ruby
9 12 (3.10%) PHP5
9 12 (3.10%) VBScript
10 10 (2.58%) Scala
11 6 (1.55%) C++
12 5 (1.29%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.78%) ActionScript 3.0
14 2 (0.52%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.52%) Perl
14 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.26%) ECMAScript
15 1 (0.26%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 63 (16.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.29%) ISO 9001
1 5 (1.29%) WCAG
2 4 (1.03%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.52%) YUM
1 2 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (6.72%) Adobe
2 19 (4.91%) Microsoft
2 19 (4.91%) Oracle
3 15 (3.88%) Facebook
4 13 (3.36%) Zend
5 11 (2.84%) Google
6 10 (2.58%) Apple
7 9 (2.33%) Twitter
8 5 (1.29%) SAP
8 5 (1.29%) JD Edwards
8 5 (1.29%) Sencha
8 5 (1.29%) Atlassian
9 3 (0.78%) Interwoven
9 3 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (0.78%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.52%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.52%) FatWire
11 1 (0.26%) Symbian
11 1 (0.26%) JBoss
11 1 (0.26%) Yahoo!
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Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £52000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £44000 Per Annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Intelletect
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40 - £55 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + pension, bonus, discount healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Tiro Partners
Salary: From £300 to £325 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Zebra People
Salary: £35000 - £400000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + holiday, pension, insurance, gym etc
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Pension / Health / Gym / Travel Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Creation Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago