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

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 135 134 190
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 123 130 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.56% 1.78% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.88% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 109 111 86
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
7582 6919 8605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.95% 94.73% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6233 5928 7331
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +1 49 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Cambridgeshire -15 29 £39,250 +12.14% 6
Bedfordshire +14 27 £46,250 -2.63%
Suffolk +13 10 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Norfolk -16 6 £27,500 -6.77%
Essex +7 4 £35,250 +41.00% 2
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 244 (95.69%) HTML
2 243 (95.29%) JavaScript
3 241 (94.51%) CSS
4 204 (80.00%) HTML5
5 162 (63.53%) CSS3
6 150 (58.82%) jQuery
7 92 (36.08%) Ajax
8 74 (29.02%) .NET
9 69 (27.06%) XHTML
10 62 (24.31%) E-Commerce
11 55 (21.57%) CMS
12 50 (19.61%) MVC
13 47 (18.43%) Photoshop
13 47 (18.43%) Git (software)
13 47 (18.43%) Backbone.js
14 44 (17.25%) KnockoutJS
15 42 (16.47%) C#
16 38 (14.90%) Node.js
16 38 (14.90%) ASP.NET
17 37 (14.51%) AngularJS
18 34 (13.33%) Adobe
19 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
20 29 (11.37%) Responsive Web Design
20 29 (11.37%) HTTP
20 29 (11.37%) OO
20 29 (11.37%) PHP
20 29 (11.37%) Adobe Illustrator
21 28 (10.98%) Fireworks
21 28 (10.98%) Web Development
21 28 (10.98%) Sass

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 55 (21.57%) CMS
2 38 (14.90%) Node.js
3 17 (6.67%) Umbraco
4 15 (5.88%) Drupal
5 7 (2.75%) WordPress
6 3 (1.18%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.78%) ColdFusion
8 1 (0.39%) lighttpd
8 1 (0.39%) IIS
8 1 (0.39%) Apache
Applications
1 47 (18.43%) Photoshop
2 29 (11.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (10.98%) Fireworks
4 7 (2.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (2.35%) InDesign
6 4 (1.57%) ImageReady
6 4 (1.57%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.39%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (1.96%) WebTrends
2 4 (1.57%) Google Analytics
3 3 (1.18%) Shopify
4 2 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.39%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.18%) SaaS
2 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (11.37%) HTTP
2 7 (2.75%) Wireless
2 7 (2.75%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.96%) SNMP
4 3 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (0.39%) Network Security
5 1 (0.39%) RTSP
5 1 (0.39%) RTP
5 1 (0.39%) VPN
5 1 (0.39%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.39%) SSL
5 1 (0.39%) Broadband
5 1 (0.39%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.31%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.75%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.35%) NoSQL
4 5 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.57%) MySQL
6 1 (0.39%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 47 (18.43%) Git (software)
2 21 (8.24%) Subversion
3 15 (5.88%) Mercurial
4 14 (5.49%) Grunt
5 6 (2.35%) NUnit
6 5 (1.96%) Mocha
6 5 (1.96%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.39%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 1 (0.39%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.39%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.39%) Ant
General
1 24 (9.41%) Retail
1 24 (9.41%) Finance
2 21 (8.24%) Marketing
3 10 (3.92%) Advertising
4 8 (3.14%) Automotive
5 6 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.96%) Publishing
7 3 (1.18%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 244 (95.69%) HTML
2 241 (94.51%) CSS
3 204 (80.00%) HTML5
4 162 (63.53%) CSS3
5 150 (58.82%) jQuery
6 92 (36.08%) Ajax
7 74 (29.02%) .NET
8 69 (27.06%) XHTML
9 47 (18.43%) Backbone.js
10 44 (17.25%) KnockoutJS
11 38 (14.90%) ASP.NET
12 37 (14.51%) AngularJS
13 28 (10.98%) Sass
14 23 (9.02%) Dojo
15 20 (7.84%) JSON
16 17 (6.67%) DHTML
17 15 (5.88%) Web Services
18 13 (5.10%) JSP
19 12 (4.71%) WPF
19 12 (4.71%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (6.67%) W3C
2 13 (5.10%) Semantic Web
3 7 (2.75%) Social Media
3 7 (2.75%) Open Source
4 6 (2.35%) iPad
4 6 (2.35%) iPhone
4 6 (2.35%) Telematics
4 6 (2.35%) Mobile App
4 6 (2.35%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.57%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.18%) Kindle
7 2 (0.78%) MPEG
7 2 (0.78%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.39%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.39%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.39%) PKI
8 1 (0.39%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.39%) BBC
8 1 (0.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.10%) Linux
2 8 (3.14%) Android
3 7 (2.75%) Debian
3 7 (2.75%) OpenBSD
3 7 (2.75%) Ubuntu
3 7 (2.75%) UNIX
3 7 (2.75%) FreeBSD
3 7 (2.75%) AIX
4 4 (1.57%) Windows
5 1 (0.39%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (24.31%) E-Commerce
2 50 (19.61%) MVC
3 31 (12.16%) Unit Testing
4 29 (11.37%) Responsive Web Design
4 29 (11.37%) OO
5 28 (10.98%) Web Development
6 25 (9.80%) Web Design
7 24 (9.41%) Analytics
8 23 (9.02%) Software Engineering
9 21 (8.24%) TDD
9 21 (8.24%) SEO
10 20 (7.84%) SOA
11 16 (6.27%) Web Analytics
11 16 (6.27%) Web Accessibility
12 15 (5.88%) Product Management
13 11 (4.31%) Agile Software Development
14 10 (3.92%) Systems Analysis
14 10 (3.92%) Information Architecture
15 8 (3.14%) Automated Testing
15 8 (3.14%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 243 (95.29%) JavaScript
2 42 (16.47%) C#
3 29 (11.37%) PHP
4 24 (9.41%) Java
5 15 (5.88%) SQL
6 12 (4.71%) Python
7 10 (3.92%) XAML
8 5 (1.96%) ActionScript
8 5 (1.96%) C++
9 3 (1.18%) Ruby
9 3 (1.18%) C
10 1 (0.39%) Embedded C
10 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (8.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.14%) WAI
2 7 (2.75%) QA
3 3 (1.18%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.39%) WCAG
Vendors
1 34 (13.33%) Adobe
2 15 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 9 (3.53%) Google
4 4 (1.57%) hybris
5 2 (0.78%) SAP
5 2 (0.78%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.39%) Facebook
6 1 (0.39%) Twitter
6 1 (0.39%) ION Trading
6 1 (0.39%) Telerik
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