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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 187 143 141
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 75 138 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.99% 1.72% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 1.80% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 65 119 108
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
7182 7688 7318
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.90% 95.71% 94.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6007 6433 6279
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Cambridgeshire +8 25 £33,750 -43.75%
Hertfordshire -32 25 £47,500 +15.15% 3
Bedfordshire -4 18 £40,000 -11.11%
Essex -8 13 £35,000 -28.57% 3
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 156 (96.89%) JavaScript
2 155 (96.27%) HTML
2 155 (96.27%) CSS
3 98 (60.87%) jQuery
4 94 (58.39%) HTML5
5 82 (50.93%) CSS3
6 49 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (29.81%) Git (software)
8 43 (26.71%) User Experience
9 42 (26.09%) AngularJS
9 42 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
10 41 (25.47%) Ajax
11 35 (21.74%) XML
12 34 (21.12%) Backbone.js
13 33 (20.50%) E-Commerce
13 33 (20.50%) PHP
14 31 (19.25%) Photoshop
15 30 (18.63%) Marketing
16 28 (17.39%) Web Development
17 25 (15.53%) Adobe
17 25 (15.53%) MVC
18 24 (14.91%) .NET
18 24 (14.91%) Web Design
19 23 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 22 (13.66%) Sass
20 22 (13.66%) OO
21 19 (11.80%) LESS
21 19 (11.80%) Ember.js
22 18 (11.18%) C#
22 18 (11.18%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (11.18%) CMS
2 17 (10.56%) WordPress
3 15 (9.32%) Node.js
4 9 (5.59%) Drupal
5 5 (3.11%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.24%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.62%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 31 (19.25%) Photoshop
2 13 (8.07%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (5.59%) InDesign
3 9 (5.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (3.73%) Acrobat
5 4 (2.48%) Adobe After Effects
5 4 (2.48%) Adobe Premiere
6 1 (0.62%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.24%) GitHub
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Basecamp
2 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.59%) Internet
2 3 (1.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.62%) VoIP
3 1 (0.62%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.94%) MySQL
2 3 (1.86%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.62%) DTS
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.62%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 48 (29.81%) Git (software)
2 12 (7.45%) Subversion
3 8 (4.97%) Grunt
4 3 (1.86%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.86%) Bower
5 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.62%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.62%) Selenium
5 1 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.62%) gulp
5 1 (0.62%) Yeoman
General
1 30 (18.63%) Marketing
2 11 (6.83%) Games
3 6 (3.73%) Multimedia
4 5 (3.11%) Retail
5 4 (2.48%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.86%) Advertising
7 2 (1.24%) Finance
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.62%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (96.27%) HTML
1 155 (96.27%) CSS
2 98 (60.87%) jQuery
3 94 (58.39%) HTML5
4 82 (50.93%) CSS3
5 42 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 41 (25.47%) Ajax
7 35 (21.74%) XML
8 34 (21.12%) Backbone.js
9 24 (14.91%) .NET
10 23 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (13.66%) Sass
12 19 (11.80%) LESS
12 19 (11.80%) Ember.js
13 15 (9.32%) XHTML
14 13 (8.07%) ASP.NET
15 9 (5.59%) Ruby on Rails
16 8 (4.97%) KnockoutJS
17 7 (4.35%) JSON
17 7 (4.35%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 43 (26.71%) User Experience
2 7 (4.35%) Smartphone
3 5 (3.11%) Xbox
4 4 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.86%) FMCG
6 2 (1.24%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.24%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.24%) Online Games
6 2 (1.24%) Photography
6 2 (1.24%) BBC
6 2 (1.24%) W3C
7 1 (0.62%) Animation
7 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.62%) Social Media
7 1 (0.62%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.73%) Mac OS X
2 2 (1.24%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.24%) Android
3 1 (0.62%) Windows
3 1 (0.62%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 33 (20.50%) E-Commerce
4 28 (17.39%) Web Development
5 25 (15.53%) MVC
6 24 (14.91%) Web Design
7 22 (13.66%) OO
8 13 (8.07%) TDD
8 13 (8.07%) BDD
9 7 (4.35%) Content Management
10 6 (3.73%) Scrum
11 4 (2.48%) Email Marketing
11 4 (2.48%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (2.48%) Web Accessibility
11 4 (2.48%) CRM
12 3 (1.86%) Time Management
13 2 (1.24%) Mobile Development
13 2 (1.24%) Software Engineering
13 2 (1.24%) SEO
13 2 (1.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 156 (96.89%) JavaScript
2 33 (20.50%) PHP
3 18 (11.18%) C#
4 16 (9.94%) Ruby
5 8 (4.97%) Java
6 6 (3.73%) SQL
7 4 (2.48%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.62%) ActionScript
9 1 (0.62%) C++
9 1 (0.62%) Perl
9 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (1.24%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) WCAG
1 1 (0.62%) WAI
1 1 (0.62%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 25 (15.53%) Adobe
2 8 (4.97%) Zend
3 3 (1.86%) ATG
4 2 (1.24%) Facebook
5 1 (0.62%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.62%) Twitter
5 1 (0.62%) Nintex
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