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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 181 159 193
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 77 103 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.08% 1.44% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.12% 1.50% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 66 94 60
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
6861 6854 7546
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.85% 95.73% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 5517 5625 6505
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 2015. 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 -16 23 £38,000 -5.00% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 20 £35,000 - 5
Suffolk +3 16 £27,500 -19.11% 1
Bedfordshire +10 13 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Norfolk 0 5 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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.

1 153 (98.71%) CSS
2 151 (97.42%) HTML
3 147 (94.84%) JavaScript
4 104 (67.10%) HTML5
5 100 (64.52%) CSS3
6 94 (60.65%) jQuery
7 44 (28.39%) MVC
8 42 (27.10%) User Experience
9 37 (23.87%) AngularJS
10 35 (22.58%) PHP
11 34 (21.94%) .NET
11 34 (21.94%) Ajax
12 31 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 30 (19.35%) Backbone.js
13 30 (19.35%) Git (software)
14 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
14 27 (17.42%) Web Design
15 24 (15.48%) CMS
16 23 (14.84%) Photoshop
17 22 (14.19%) Subversion
17 22 (14.19%) Web Development
18 21 (13.55%) E-Commerce
19 20 (12.90%) MySQL
19 20 (12.90%) XHTML
19 20 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 17 (10.97%) Sass
20 17 (10.97%) Marketing
21 16 (10.32%) Drupal
21 16 (10.32%) Content Management
22 15 (9.68%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 24 (15.48%) CMS
2 16 (10.32%) Drupal
3 12 (7.74%) WordPress
3 12 (7.74%) Node.js
4 5 (3.23%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.29%) Apache
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (14.84%) Photoshop
2 7 (4.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.58%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.94%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.29%) Magento
2 1 (0.65%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.65%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.52%) HTTP
2 6 (3.87%) Intranet
3 5 (3.23%) SNMP
3 5 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.90%) MySQL
2 9 (5.81%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.65%) Redis
4 1 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 30 (19.35%) Git (software)
2 22 (14.19%) Subversion
3 6 (3.87%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.58%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (2.58%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.58%) Grunt
5 3 (1.94%) Bower
5 3 (1.94%) RSpec
6 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (10.97%) Marketing
2 10 (6.45%) Retail
3 7 (4.52%) Publishing
4 5 (3.23%) Advertising
5 3 (1.94%) Automotive
6 2 (1.29%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.65%) Finance
7 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (98.71%) CSS
2 151 (97.42%) HTML
3 104 (67.10%) HTML5
4 100 (64.52%) CSS3
5 94 (60.65%) jQuery
6 37 (23.87%) AngularJS
7 34 (21.94%) .NET
7 34 (21.94%) Ajax
8 30 (19.35%) Backbone.js
9 20 (12.90%) XHTML
9 20 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (10.97%) Sass
11 15 (9.68%) XML
12 14 (9.03%) ASP.NET
12 14 (9.03%) KnockoutJS
12 14 (9.03%) Ember.js
13 10 (6.45%) Ruby on Rails
14 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (5.16%) REST
15 7 (4.52%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 42 (27.10%) User Experience
2 6 (3.87%) W3C
2 6 (3.87%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.23%) Digital Media
3 5 (3.23%) Open Source
4 4 (2.58%) BBC
4 4 (2.58%) Kindle
5 3 (1.94%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.29%) Social Media
7 1 (0.65%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.16%) Linux
2 4 (2.58%) Windows
2 4 (2.58%) Android
2 4 (2.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.94%) Windows Phone
3 3 (1.94%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (1.94%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (28.39%) MVC
2 31 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 27 (17.42%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (17.42%) Web Design
4 22 (14.19%) Web Development
5 21 (13.55%) E-Commerce
6 16 (10.32%) Content Management
7 13 (8.39%) TDD
8 12 (7.74%) OO
9 10 (6.45%) BDD
10 8 (5.16%) Web Accessibility
11 6 (3.87%) Scrum
11 6 (3.87%) CRM
12 5 (3.23%) Product Management
12 5 (3.23%) Automated Testing
13 4 (2.58%) Code Coverage
13 4 (2.58%) Software Engineering
13 4 (2.58%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (2.58%) Unit Testing
13 4 (2.58%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 147 (94.84%) JavaScript
2 35 (22.58%) PHP
3 12 (7.74%) Ruby
4 10 (6.45%) Java
4 10 (6.45%) C#
5 7 (4.52%) Python
5 7 (4.52%) SQL
6 3 (1.94%) C
7 2 (1.29%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.52%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) VCP4
2 1 (0.65%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.58%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 11 (7.10%) Adobe
2 5 (3.23%) Facebook
2 5 (3.23%) Twitter
2 5 (3.23%) Zend
3 4 (2.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.58%) Appcelerator
4 1 (0.65%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.65%) Google
4 1 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
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