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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 170 171 184
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 87 103 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.19% 1.29% 1.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 1.35% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 79 95 71
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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
7007 7615 8024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.05% 95.61% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5683 6296 6921
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 £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 30 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 30 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 -3 28 £47,500 +18.75% 6
Cambridgeshire +20 25 £35,000 - 3
Suffolk +20 19 £26,250 -22.79%
Bedfordshire +23 10 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Essex -24 3 £27,500 -31.25%
Norfolk -10 2 £26,250 -22.79%
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 159 (97.55%) CSS
2 158 (96.93%) HTML
3 153 (93.87%) JavaScript
4 108 (66.26%) HTML5
5 99 (60.74%) CSS3
6 95 (58.28%) jQuery
7 44 (26.99%) MVC
8 41 (25.15%) User Experience
9 40 (24.54%) Ajax
10 39 (23.93%) AngularJS
11 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
12 37 (22.70%) PHP
12 37 (22.70%) .NET
13 35 (21.47%) Backbone.js
14 32 (19.63%) Web Design
15 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
16 30 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
17 29 (17.79%) Photoshop
18 27 (16.56%) CMS
18 27 (16.56%) Marketing
19 24 (14.72%) E-Commerce
19 24 (14.72%) XML
20 23 (14.11%) Web Development
21 21 (12.88%) Subversion
22 20 (12.27%) MySQL
22 20 (12.27%) XHTML
22 20 (12.27%) Sass
23 19 (11.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 19 (11.66%) Ruby
24 18 (11.04%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (16.56%) CMS
2 17 (10.43%) Drupal
3 14 (8.59%) WordPress
4 12 (7.36%) Node.js
5 6 (3.68%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.23%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 29 (17.79%) Photoshop
2 11 (6.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (2.45%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.84%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.61%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (0.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.61%) Tridion
1 1 (0.61%) WebTrends
1 1 (0.61%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.91%) Internet
2 7 (4.29%) HTTP
3 6 (3.68%) Intranet
4 5 (3.07%) SNMP
4 5 (3.07%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (12.27%) MySQL
2 9 (5.52%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.07%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.61%) Redis
4 1 (0.61%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.61%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 38 (23.31%) Git (software)
2 21 (12.88%) Subversion
3 7 (4.29%) Mercurial
4 4 (2.45%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 4 (2.45%) Jasmine
4 4 (2.45%) Grunt
5 3 (1.84%) Bower
5 3 (1.84%) RSpec
6 1 (0.61%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (0.61%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (16.56%) Marketing
2 10 (6.13%) Retail
3 6 (3.68%) Multimedia
3 6 (3.68%) Publishing
4 5 (3.07%) Advertising
5 3 (1.84%) Automotive
6 2 (1.23%) Games
7 1 (0.61%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 159 (97.55%) CSS
2 158 (96.93%) HTML
3 108 (66.26%) HTML5
4 99 (60.74%) CSS3
5 95 (58.28%) jQuery
6 40 (24.54%) Ajax
7 39 (23.93%) AngularJS
8 37 (22.70%) .NET
9 35 (21.47%) Backbone.js
10 24 (14.72%) XML
11 20 (12.27%) Sass
11 20 (12.27%) XHTML
12 19 (11.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (10.43%) Ember.js
14 16 (9.82%) ASP.NET
15 15 (9.20%) KnockoutJS
16 13 (7.98%) Ruby on Rails
17 8 (4.91%) ASP.NET MVC
18 7 (4.29%) REST
18 7 (4.29%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 41 (25.15%) User Experience
2 7 (4.29%) W3C
3 6 (3.68%) Mobile App
4 5 (3.07%) Digital Media
4 5 (3.07%) Smartphone
4 5 (3.07%) Open Source
5 3 (1.84%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.84%) BBC
5 3 (1.84%) Kindle
6 2 (1.23%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.23%) Social Media
7 1 (0.61%) Online Games
7 1 (0.61%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (4.91%) Linux
2 6 (3.68%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.45%) Windows
3 4 (2.45%) Android
3 4 (2.45%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Phone 8
4 3 (1.84%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.61%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (26.99%) MVC
2 32 (19.63%) Web Design
3 31 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (18.40%) Responsive Web Design
5 24 (14.72%) E-Commerce
6 23 (14.11%) Web Development
7 18 (11.04%) Content Management
8 14 (8.59%) TDD
9 13 (7.98%) BDD
10 12 (7.36%) OO
11 8 (4.91%) Mobile Development
12 7 (4.29%) CRM
12 7 (4.29%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (3.68%) Scrum
14 5 (3.07%) Product Management
14 5 (3.07%) Automated Testing
15 4 (2.45%) Analytics
15 4 (2.45%) Mobile Application Development
16 3 (1.84%) Enterprise Content Management
16 3 (1.84%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 153 (93.87%) JavaScript
2 37 (22.70%) PHP
3 19 (11.66%) Ruby
4 11 (6.75%) C#
5 7 (4.29%) SQL
5 7 (4.29%) Python
6 6 (3.68%) Java
7 3 (1.84%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (1.84%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (1.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.61%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.84%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 14 (8.59%) Adobe
2 7 (4.29%) Zend
3 5 (3.07%) Facebook
4 4 (2.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.45%) Appcelerator
5 2 (1.23%) Twitter
6 1 (0.61%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.61%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.61%) Google
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