The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 74 91 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 32 16 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.21% 1.07% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 1.11% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 23 10 6
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £29,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £40,500 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh 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
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1358 1440 1165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 93.78% 95.87% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 891 956 737
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 48 (97.96%) HTML
1 48 (97.96%) CSS
2 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
3 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (44.90%) jQuery
4 20 (40.82%) HTML5
4 20 (40.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 15 (30.61%) Finance
5 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
6 14 (28.57%) CSS3
6 14 (28.57%) CMS
6 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
7 12 (24.49%) Backbone.js
8 10 (20.41%) JSP
9 9 (18.37%) MVC
9 9 (18.37%) Scrum
9 9 (18.37%) Subversion
9 9 (18.37%) Underscore.js
9 9 (18.37%) LESS
10 8 (16.33%) Node.js
10 8 (16.33%) React
10 8 (16.33%) User Experience
10 8 (16.33%) DOM
11 7 (14.29%) TDD
11 7 (14.29%) Degree
11 7 (14.29%) Marionette.js
12 6 (12.24%) Sass
12 6 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
12 6 (12.24%) Adobe
12 6 (12.24%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 27 July 2015, 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 14 (28.57%) CMS
2 8 (16.33%) Node.js
3 4 (8.16%) WordPress
4 2 (4.08%) SilverStripe
4 2 (4.08%) Drupal
5 1 (2.04%) Apache
5 1 (2.04%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.04%) GIMP
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon EC2
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
1 1 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.04%) Pentaho
1 1 (2.04%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 9 (18.37%) Subversion
3 3 (6.12%) JIRA
4 2 (4.08%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.04%) QUnit
5 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.04%) Grunt
5 1 (2.04%) PhantomJS
5 1 (2.04%) Selenium
General
1 15 (30.61%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Banking
4 3 (6.12%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.12%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) HTML
1 48 (97.96%) CSS
2 22 (44.90%) jQuery
3 20 (40.82%) HTML5
3 20 (40.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (30.61%) AngularJS
5 14 (28.57%) CSS3
6 12 (24.49%) Backbone.js
7 10 (20.41%) JSP
8 9 (18.37%) Underscore.js
8 9 (18.37%) LESS
9 8 (16.33%) React
9 8 (16.33%) DOM
10 7 (14.29%) Marionette.js
11 6 (12.24%) Sass
12 4 (8.16%) XHTML
12 4 (8.16%) RSS
12 4 (8.16%) .NET
12 4 (8.16%) XML
12 4 (8.16%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) User Experience
2 2 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.08%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.04%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.04%) UNIX
1 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (44.90%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (18.37%) MVC
2 9 (18.37%) Scrum
3 7 (14.29%) TDD
4 6 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (8.16%) Web Development
5 4 (8.16%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Content Management
6 3 (6.12%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.12%) Time Management
7 2 (4.08%) Open Source
7 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
8 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.04%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.04%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (2.04%) Mobile Commerce
8 1 (2.04%) OO
8 1 (2.04%) CRM
8 1 (2.04%) Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
2 6 (12.24%) PHP
3 2 (4.08%) Java
4 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
4 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Puppet
1 1 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (12.24%) Adobe
2 1 (2.04%) ION Trading
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £31000.00 - £34000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago