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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 170 128 178
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 99 131 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.29% 1.84% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 1.93% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 88 117 103
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
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
7383 6803 8882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.23% 95.70% 96.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6038 5815 7558
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 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 30 September 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 30 September 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
Hertfordshire -32 37 £40,000 +14.28% 5
Cambridgeshire -14 29 £35,000 - 4
Bedfordshire -4 20 £46,250 +2.77% 1
Essex +8 12 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Suffolk - 7 £32,500 - 1
Norfolk -5 2 £31,750 +7.62% 2
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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.

1 228 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 227 (94.58%) HTML
2 227 (94.58%) CSS
3 184 (76.67%) HTML5
4 151 (62.92%) CSS3
5 148 (61.67%) jQuery
6 80 (33.33%) Ajax
7 67 (27.92%) .NET
8 65 (27.08%) User Experience
9 63 (26.25%) XHTML
10 58 (24.17%) E-Commerce
11 46 (19.17%) Git (software)
11 46 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
12 45 (18.75%) CMS
13 44 (18.33%) Photoshop
14 43 (17.92%) MVC
15 42 (17.50%) Backbone.js
15 42 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
16 41 (17.08%) AngularJS
17 39 (16.25%) C#
18 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET
19 35 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
20 30 (12.50%) HTTP
21 29 (12.08%) Web Development
22 27 (11.25%) Web Design
23 26 (10.83%) Sass
23 26 (10.83%) Analytics
24 25 (10.42%) Unit Testing
24 25 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
24 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 45 (18.75%) CMS
2 24 (10.00%) Node.js
3 14 (5.83%) Drupal
4 12 (5.00%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.67%) WordPress
6 1 (0.42%) lighttpd
6 1 (0.42%) IIS
6 1 (0.42%) Apache
6 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (18.33%) Photoshop
2 25 (10.42%) Fireworks
2 25 (10.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (2.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (1.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.83%) InDesign
6 1 (0.42%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.08%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.67%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.25%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.25%) SaaS
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (12.50%) HTTP
2 8 (3.33%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.92%) Wireless
4 6 (2.50%) SNMP
5 3 (1.25%) Internet
6 1 (0.42%) RTP
6 1 (0.42%) RTSP
6 1 (0.42%) Network Security
6 1 (0.42%) Broadband
6 1 (0.42%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.42%) VPN
6 1 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.92%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.50%) MongoDB
3 6 (2.50%) MySQL
3 6 (2.50%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.42%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 46 (19.17%) Git (software)
2 23 (9.58%) Subversion
3 17 (7.08%) Mercurial
4 12 (5.00%) Grunt
5 4 (1.67%) NUnit
6 3 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.42%) Ant
7 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.42%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.42%) Bower
7 1 (0.42%) Mocha
7 1 (0.42%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (8.75%) Retail
2 18 (7.50%) Finance
3 17 (7.08%) Marketing
4 6 (2.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.08%) Automotive
5 5 (2.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.67%) Publishing
7 3 (1.25%) Legal
7 3 (1.25%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 227 (94.58%) HTML
1 227 (94.58%) CSS
2 184 (76.67%) HTML5
3 151 (62.92%) CSS3
4 148 (61.67%) jQuery
5 80 (33.33%) Ajax
6 67 (27.92%) .NET
7 63 (26.25%) XHTML
8 42 (17.50%) Backbone.js
8 42 (17.50%) KnockoutJS
9 41 (17.08%) AngularJS
10 38 (15.83%) ASP.NET
11 26 (10.83%) Sass
12 21 (8.75%) Dojo
13 19 (7.92%) JSON
13 19 (7.92%) DHTML
14 14 (5.83%) LESS
15 12 (5.00%) WPF
16 11 (4.58%) JSP
16 11 (4.58%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 65 (27.08%) User Experience
2 17 (7.08%) W3C
3 8 (3.33%) Semantic Web
3 8 (3.33%) Open Source
4 6 (2.50%) Social Media
5 5 (2.08%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.08%) Telematics
6 4 (1.67%) Graphic Design
6 4 (1.67%) Kindle
7 2 (0.83%) MPEG
8 1 (0.42%) iPad
8 1 (0.42%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.42%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.42%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.42%) iPhone
8 1 (0.42%) BBC
8 1 (0.42%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.42%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.83%) Linux
2 8 (3.33%) FreeBSD
2 8 (3.33%) Debian
2 8 (3.33%) OpenBSD
2 8 (3.33%) Ubuntu
2 8 (3.33%) AIX
3 4 (1.67%) UNIX
3 4 (1.67%) Windows
4 3 (1.25%) Android
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.42%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (24.17%) E-Commerce
2 46 (19.17%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (17.92%) MVC
4 35 (14.58%) Responsive Web Design
5 29 (12.08%) Web Development
6 27 (11.25%) Web Design
7 26 (10.83%) Analytics
8 25 (10.42%) Software Engineering
8 25 (10.42%) Unit Testing
9 21 (8.75%) OO
10 20 (8.33%) SOA
11 18 (7.50%) SEO
11 18 (7.50%) Web Analytics
11 18 (7.50%) Web Accessibility
12 15 (6.25%) Product Management
13 14 (5.83%) TDD
14 10 (4.17%) Systems Analysis
15 9 (3.75%) Automated Testing
16 8 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
17 6 (2.50%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 228 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (16.25%) C#
3 23 (9.58%) Java
4 22 (9.17%) PHP
5 13 (5.42%) Python
6 11 (4.58%) SQL
7 10 (4.17%) XAML
8 5 (2.08%) C++
9 4 (1.67%) C
10 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.42%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.42%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 20 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) WAI
2 4 (1.67%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.25%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) WCAG
Vendors
1 24 (10.00%) Adobe
2 12 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.33%) Google
4 4 (1.67%) Twitter
5 2 (0.83%) hybris
6 1 (0.42%) Facebook
6 1 (0.42%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.42%) Telerik
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