The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 84 98 106
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.72% 0.29% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.31% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 2
Average salary £32,500 £28,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.03% -13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,700 £33,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £30,750
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +0.81%
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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
1190 1303 1360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.67% 95.74% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 807 822 882
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the Edinburgh region.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
3 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (64.71%) jQuery
4 8 (47.06%) TDD
4 8 (47.06%) CMS
4 8 (47.06%) HTML5
5 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 7 (41.18%) Grunt
5 7 (41.18%) gulp
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
6 6 (35.29%) Web Development
6 6 (35.29%) Banking
6 6 (35.29%) Sass
6 6 (35.29%) CSS3
7 5 (29.41%) WebStorm
8 4 (23.53%) Mobile First
8 4 (23.53%) User Experience
8 4 (23.53%) LESS
8 4 (23.53%) OOCSS
8 4 (23.53%) Node.js
8 4 (23.53%) Content Management
8 4 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
8 4 (23.53%) OO
8 4 (23.53%) Code Coverage
8 4 (23.53%) .NET
9 3 (17.65%) Marketing

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (47.06%) CMS
2 4 (23.53%) Node.js
3 1 (5.88%) Drupal
3 1 (5.88%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (17.65%) IaaS
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Grunt
1 7 (41.18%) gulp
2 5 (29.41%) WebStorm
3 2 (11.76%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (35.29%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Corporate Banking
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 11 (64.71%) jQuery
3 8 (47.06%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) AngularJS
5 6 (35.29%) CSS3
5 6 (35.29%) Sass
6 4 (23.53%) .NET
6 4 (23.53%) LESS
6 4 (23.53%) OOCSS
7 2 (11.76%) Backbone.js
7 2 (11.76%) React
7 2 (11.76%) WebGL
8 1 (5.88%) Ajax
8 1 (5.88%) DOM
8 1 (5.88%) Ember.js
8 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (5.88%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) User Experience
2 3 (17.65%) Mobile App
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Science
3 2 (11.76%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) TDD
3 7 (41.18%) Front End Development
3 7 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Web Development
5 4 (23.53%) Code Coverage
5 4 (23.53%) Content Management
5 4 (23.53%) Mobile First
5 4 (23.53%) OO
6 3 (17.65%) Automated Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Content Management
6 3 (17.65%) Progressive Enhancement
7 2 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (11.76%) DevOps
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) Open Source
7 2 (11.76%) Refactoring
8 1 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 2 (11.76%) Java
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle