The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 91 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 15 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.00% 0.49% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.51% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1433 1166 1108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.92% 96.13% 94.62%
Number of salaries quoted 949 739 763
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
Scotland

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Edinburgh region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 24 (92.31%) HTML
3 23 (88.46%) CSS
4 17 (65.38%) CSS3
5 16 (61.54%) HTML5
6 7 (26.92%) PHP
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (26.92%) Backbone.js
7 6 (23.08%) Underscore.js
7 6 (23.08%) jQuery
8 5 (19.23%) Python
8 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
9 4 (15.38%) .NET
9 4 (15.38%) C#
9 4 (15.38%) Finance
9 4 (15.38%) Web Development
10 3 (11.54%) JSON
10 3 (11.54%) MVC
10 3 (11.54%) CMS
10 3 (11.54%) HTTP
10 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
10 3 (11.54%) XML
10 3 (11.54%) UNIX
11 2 (7.69%) Linux
11 2 (7.69%) Java
11 2 (7.69%) Games
11 2 (7.69%) SEO
11 2 (7.69%) Retail

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
3 1 (3.85%) TeamSite
3 1 (3.85%) Drupal
3 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) WebTrends
1 1 (3.85%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) HTTP
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.85%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 4 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Games
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (92.31%) HTML
2 23 (88.46%) CSS
3 17 (65.38%) CSS3
4 16 (61.54%) HTML5
5 7 (26.92%) Backbone.js
6 6 (23.08%) jQuery
6 6 (23.08%) Underscore.js
7 4 (15.38%) .NET
8 3 (11.54%) ASP.NET
8 3 (11.54%) XML
8 3 (11.54%) JSON
9 2 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
10 1 (3.85%) Sinatra
10 1 (3.85%) Yii
10 1 (3.85%) Symfony
10 1 (3.85%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (3.85%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.85%) SOAP
10 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
2 1 (3.85%) Online Games
2 1 (3.85%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Scrum
1 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 4 (15.38%) Web Development
4 3 (11.54%) MVC
5 2 (7.69%) SEO
6 1 (3.85%) OO
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) TDD
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Refactoring
6 1 (3.85%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Web Accessibility
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Dependency Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) PHP
3 5 (19.23%) Python
4 4 (15.38%) C#
5 2 (7.69%) Java
6 1 (3.85%) Perl
6 1 (3.85%) Ruby
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe
1 1 (3.85%) Google
1 1 (3.85%) Zend
1 1 (3.85%) Ektron
1 1 (3.85%) Facebook
1 1 (3.85%) Twitter
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