The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 187 147 210
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 80 102 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.01% 1.49% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.54% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 72 84 64
Average salary £36,500 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.66% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,550 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7518 6602 8652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.60% 96.39% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6170 5312 7504
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 East of England

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the East of England

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the East of England

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -5 31 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Hertfordshire -48 16 £38,000 +16.92% 1
Bedfordshire +9 15 £38,000 +38.18% 2
Norfolk +8 13 £31,000 +5.08% 2
Suffolk +9 7 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Essex -12 1 £30,000 +23.71% 2
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 178 (97.27%) CSS
2 174 (95.08%) JavaScript
3 173 (94.54%) HTML
4 132 (72.13%) HTML5
5 117 (63.93%) CSS3
6 108 (59.02%) jQuery
7 56 (30.60%) User Experience
8 53 (28.96%) AngularJS
9 44 (24.04%) MVC
10 39 (21.31%) Photoshop
10 39 (21.31%) Ajax
11 38 (20.77%) .NET
12 37 (20.22%) Responsive Web Design
13 36 (19.67%) XHTML
14 33 (18.03%) Backbone.js
15 32 (17.49%) Sass
16 29 (15.85%) E-Commerce
17 28 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
17 28 (15.30%) CMS
18 26 (14.21%) Subversion
18 26 (14.21%) Git (software)
18 26 (14.21%) PHP
19 24 (13.11%) Web Design
20 21 (11.48%) Fireworks
20 21 (11.48%) Adobe
20 21 (11.48%) Dojo
20 21 (11.48%) Mercurial
21 18 (9.84%) Node.js
21 18 (9.84%) Linux
21 18 (9.84%) Adobe Illustrator

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 28 (15.30%) CMS
2 18 (9.84%) Node.js
3 13 (7.10%) Drupal
4 7 (3.83%) Umbraco
5 5 (2.73%) WordPress
6 2 (1.09%) Apache
Applications
1 39 (21.31%) Photoshop
2 21 (11.48%) Fireworks
3 18 (9.84%) Adobe Illustrator
4 8 (4.37%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.55%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.19%) Magento
2 2 (1.09%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.55%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.55%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (6.01%) HTTP
2 10 (5.46%) TCP/IP
3 9 (4.92%) SNMP
4 7 (3.83%) Wireless
5 5 (2.73%) Intranet
6 3 (1.64%) Internet
7 1 (0.55%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.10%) MongoDB
2 10 (5.46%) NoSQL
3 8 (4.37%) MySQL
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.55%) Redis
5 1 (0.55%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 26 (14.21%) Subversion
1 26 (14.21%) Git (software)
2 21 (11.48%) Mercurial
3 11 (6.01%) Grunt
4 4 (2.19%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (2.19%) Jasmine
5 3 (1.64%) Bower
5 3 (1.64%) RSpec
6 2 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.55%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.55%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.55%) Axure RP
General
1 16 (8.74%) Retail
2 7 (3.83%) Publishing
3 6 (3.28%) Finance
3 6 (3.28%) Marketing
4 4 (2.19%) Automotive
4 4 (2.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.55%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.55%) Law
5 1 (0.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 178 (97.27%) CSS
2 173 (94.54%) HTML
3 132 (72.13%) HTML5
4 117 (63.93%) CSS3
5 108 (59.02%) jQuery
6 53 (28.96%) AngularJS
7 39 (21.31%) Ajax
8 38 (20.77%) .NET
9 36 (19.67%) XHTML
10 33 (18.03%) Backbone.js
11 32 (17.49%) Sass
12 21 (11.48%) Dojo
13 16 (8.74%) ASP.NET
14 15 (8.20%) LESS
14 15 (8.20%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (6.01%) JSON
16 10 (5.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (4.92%) REST
18 8 (4.37%) WebSockets
18 8 (4.37%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 56 (30.60%) User Experience
2 10 (5.46%) Open Source
3 5 (2.73%) W3C
3 5 (2.73%) Digital Media
3 5 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.19%) Kindle
5 3 (1.64%) BBC
5 3 (1.64%) Social Media
5 3 (1.64%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.55%) PKI
6 1 (0.55%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 18 (9.84%) Linux
2 8 (4.37%) FreeBSD
2 8 (4.37%) AIX
2 8 (4.37%) Debian
2 8 (4.37%) OpenBSD
2 8 (4.37%) Ubuntu
3 7 (3.83%) Windows
4 5 (2.73%) Android
5 4 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Phone 8
6 3 (1.64%) Windows Phone
7 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.55%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.04%) MVC
2 37 (20.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 29 (15.85%) E-Commerce
4 28 (15.30%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (13.11%) Web Design
6 16 (8.74%) Content Management
7 14 (7.65%) Web Development
8 12 (6.56%) Automated Testing
8 12 (6.56%) Web Accessibility
9 11 (6.01%) Product Management
9 11 (6.01%) Analytics
10 9 (4.92%) TDD
11 8 (4.37%) Systems Analysis
11 8 (4.37%) OO
11 8 (4.37%) Web Analytics
12 5 (2.73%) Scrum
12 5 (2.73%) Software Engineering
12 5 (2.73%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.19%) Code Coverage
13 4 (2.19%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 174 (95.08%) JavaScript
2 26 (14.21%) PHP
3 16 (8.74%) Java
4 14 (7.65%) Python
5 11 (6.01%) C#
6 6 (3.28%) C
7 5 (2.73%) SQL
8 4 (2.19%) Ruby
9 3 (1.64%) XAML
9 3 (1.64%) C++
10 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
10 1 (0.55%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (5.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.19%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.55%) WCAG
Vendors
1 21 (11.48%) Adobe
2 8 (4.37%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.19%) Twitter
3 4 (2.19%) Appcelerator
4 2 (1.09%) Google
5 1 (0.55%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.55%) Telerik
5 1 (0.55%) Facebook
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