The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 99 101 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 15 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.99% 0.28% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.03% 0.30% -
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £33,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Front-End Web 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
1451 1349 1217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 95.84% 95.54% 97.44%
Number of salaries quoted 946 868 845
Average salary £40,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £27,375
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (94.74%) HTML
3 17 (89.47%) CSS
4 12 (63.16%) CSS3
5 9 (47.37%) jQuery
6 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (36.84%) Scrum
7 7 (36.84%) CMS
7 7 (36.84%) Backbone.js
8 6 (31.58%) Underscore.js
9 5 (26.32%) XML
10 3 (15.79%) XSL
10 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
10 3 (15.79%) SQL
10 3 (15.79%) .NET
10 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
10 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 3 (15.79%) C#
10 3 (15.79%) W3C
10 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
11 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
11 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
11 2 (10.53%) Analytics
11 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
11 2 (10.53%) Drupal
11 2 (10.53%) Web Development
11 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
11 2 (10.53%) WordPress

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (36.84%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) Drupal
2 2 (10.53%) Umbraco
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
2 2 (10.53%) TeamSite
2 2 (10.53%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.26%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) WebTrends
2 1 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Mocha
1 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (94.74%) HTML
2 17 (89.47%) CSS
3 12 (63.16%) CSS3
4 9 (47.37%) jQuery
5 8 (42.11%) HTML5
6 7 (36.84%) Backbone.js
7 6 (31.58%) Underscore.js
8 5 (26.32%) XML
9 3 (15.79%) XSL
9 3 (15.79%) .NET
9 3 (15.79%) ASP.NET
10 2 (10.53%) PhoneGap
10 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
10 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (10.53%) XSLT
11 1 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
11 1 (5.26%) Sinatra
11 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (5.26%) Cocoon
11 1 (5.26%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) W3C
2 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) UNIX
1 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (36.84%) Scrum
3 3 (15.79%) E-Commerce
3 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) MVC
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) C#
3 2 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) Ruby
4 1 (5.26%) CoffeeScript
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Google
1 1 (5.26%) Ektron
1 1 (5.26%) Facebook
1 1 (5.26%) Twitter