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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 92 108 97
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.84% 0.25% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.89% 0.27% 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 11 1 1
Average salary £34,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +3.27%
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
1342 1507 1140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 94.18% 95.56% 97.10%
Number of salaries quoted 869 975 691
Average salary £44,750 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.29% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
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 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 2 July 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (73.68%) Finance
3 11 (57.89%) jQuery
3 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 10 (52.63%) CMS
5 9 (47.37%) JSP
5 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
5 9 (47.37%) Subversion
6 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
7 6 (31.58%) MVC
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Banking
8 4 (21.05%) CSS3
8 4 (21.05%) LESS
9 3 (15.79%) Sass
9 3 (15.79%) RESTful
9 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
9 3 (15.79%) Degree
9 3 (15.79%) TDD
9 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
10 2 (10.53%) XML
10 2 (10.53%) XHTML
10 2 (10.53%) RSS
10 2 (10.53%) PHP
10 2 (10.53%) WordPress
10 2 (10.53%) Open Source
10 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 10 (52.63%) CMS
2 2 (10.53%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Development Applications
1 9 (47.37%) Subversion
1 9 (47.37%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (73.68%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 11 (57.89%) jQuery
2 11 (57.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (52.63%) HTML5
4 9 (47.37%) JSP
5 8 (42.11%) AngularJS
6 4 (21.05%) LESS
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
7 3 (15.79%) Sass
7 3 (15.79%) RESTful
8 2 (10.53%) XML
8 2 (10.53%) XHTML
8 2 (10.53%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) MVC
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) TDD
3 3 (15.79%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.53%) Open Source
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Cyber Security
5 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.26%) Coaching
5 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
5 1 (5.26%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
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