The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the England 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 208 173 238
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 1499 1630 1326
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.42% 1.62% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.72% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1278 1470 1235
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,525
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Front-End Developer
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in England

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in England

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in England

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the England region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -53 673 £45,000 +5.88% 112
South East +13 319 £32,500 -7.14% 53
North West +7 125 £32,500 +8.33% 32
South West +36 100 £35,000 +16.66% 17
East of England -32 98 £40,000 +14.28% 15
Yorkshire +10 78 £28,250 -5.83% 27
East Midlands +8 53 £31,000 +19.23% 7
West Midlands -15 43 £30,000 +9.09% 11
North East -6 6 £30,000 +81.81% 5
Midlands - 1 - -
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 3189 (96.00%) CSS
2 3182 (95.79%) HTML
3 3117 (93.83%) JavaScript
4 2222 (66.89%) HTML5
5 2081 (62.64%) jQuery
6 1868 (56.23%) CSS3
7 886 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 859 (25.86%) User Experience
9 838 (25.23%) AngularJS
10 702 (21.13%) Backbone.js
11 677 (20.38%) Responsive Web Design
12 674 (20.29%) PHP
13 659 (19.84%) MVC
14 619 (18.63%) Sass
15 605 (18.21%) Git (software)
16 584 (17.58%) Photoshop
17 580 (17.46%) OO
18 572 (17.22%) Ajax
19 543 (16.35%) .NET
20 473 (14.24%) Web Development
21 442 (13.31%) E-Commerce
22 419 (12.61%) Marketing
23 407 (12.25%) Java
24 397 (11.95%) Node.js
25 396 (11.92%) CMS
26 385 (11.59%) XHTML
27 377 (11.35%) LESS
28 371 (11.17%) XML
29 367 (11.05%) TDD
30 348 (10.48%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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
1 397 (11.95%) Node.js
2 396 (11.92%) CMS
3 258 (7.77%) WordPress
4 143 (4.30%) Drupal
5 65 (1.96%) Apache
6 63 (1.90%) Umbraco
7 42 (1.26%) SharePoint
8 34 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 31 (0.93%) Joomla!
10 23 (0.69%) Confluence
11 16 (0.48%) nginx
12 13 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
13 12 (0.36%) SAS
14 10 (0.30%) WebSphere
14 10 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
15 9 (0.27%) SharePoint 2010
16 8 (0.24%) Content Management Server
16 8 (0.24%) IIS
16 8 (0.24%) ExpressionEngine
17 7 (0.21%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 584 (17.58%) Photoshop
2 226 (6.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 92 (2.77%) Fireworks
4 85 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 40 (1.20%) InDesign
6 32 (0.96%) MS Excel
7 12 (0.36%) MS Office
8 7 (0.21%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.15%) MS Project
9 5 (0.15%) Acrobat
9 5 (0.15%) ImageReady
10 4 (0.12%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.090%) MS PowerPoint
11 3 (0.090%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 95 (2.86%) Magento
2 51 (1.54%) Google Analytics
3 27 (0.81%) WebTrends
4 9 (0.27%) osCommerce
5 7 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
6 6 (0.18%) Oracle CRM
7 5 (0.15%) Sage 200
8 3 (0.090%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.060%) Summit
9 2 (0.060%) Oracle BPM
10 1 (0.030%) AWD
10 1 (0.030%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 63 (1.90%) SaaS
2 39 (1.17%) GitHub
3 19 (0.57%) Office 365
4 11 (0.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (0.21%) MailChimp
6 6 (0.18%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (0.15%) Heroku
8 3 (0.090%) Google App Engine
9 2 (0.060%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.060%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.060%) Basecamp
10 1 (0.030%) PaaS
10 1 (0.030%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 130 (3.91%) Internet
2 106 (3.19%) HTTP
3 14 (0.42%) Broadband
3 14 (0.42%) SSL
4 13 (0.39%) SSH
5 12 (0.36%) Intranet
5 12 (0.36%) FTP
6 9 (0.27%) SMTP
6 9 (0.27%) TCP/IP
6 9 (0.27%) Extranet
7 8 (0.24%) Wireless
8 6 (0.18%) SNMP
8 6 (0.18%) DNS
9 5 (0.15%) HTTPS
9 5 (0.15%) DAB
10 3 (0.090%) AMQP
11 2 (0.060%) RTP
11 2 (0.060%) VPN
11 2 (0.060%) SMS
11 2 (0.060%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (7.80%) MySQL
2 93 (2.80%) SQL Server
3 56 (1.69%) Relational Database
4 46 (1.38%) NoSQL
5 41 (1.23%) MongoDB
6 31 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
7 24 (0.72%) Big Data
8 20 (0.60%) RDBMS
9 16 (0.48%) SQL Server 2008
10 14 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
11 10 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
12 8 (0.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 6 (0.18%) DB2
13 6 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 4 (0.12%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.12%) CouchDB
14 4 (0.12%) SQLite
14 4 (0.12%) RavenDB
14 4 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
15 3 (0.090%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 605 (18.21%) Git (software)
2 348 (10.48%) Subversion
3 191 (5.75%) Grunt
4 162 (4.88%) Jasmine
5 96 (2.89%) Visual Studio
6 65 (1.96%) Jenkins
7 64 (1.93%) Mocha
8 63 (1.90%) JIRA
9 59 (1.78%) Mercurial
10 54 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
11 50 (1.51%) QUnit
12 35 (1.05%) Cucumber
13 33 (0.99%) JSUnit
14 32 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 31 (0.93%) Selenium
16 26 (0.78%) Eclipse
17 25 (0.75%) Bower
17 25 (0.75%) Ant
17 25 (0.75%) TortoiseSVN
18 23 (0.69%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 419 (12.61%) Marketing
2 249 (7.50%) Finance
3 185 (5.57%) Advertising
4 125 (3.76%) Retail
5 113 (3.40%) Games
6 55 (1.66%) Publishing
7 43 (1.29%) Banking
8 42 (1.26%) Telecoms
9 28 (0.84%) Automotive
10 17 (0.51%) Legal
11 14 (0.42%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.24%) Front Office
12 8 (0.24%) Back Office
13 7 (0.21%) Pharmaceutical
14 6 (0.18%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.18%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.15%) Swedish Language
15 5 (0.15%) Law
15 5 (0.15%) Electronics
16 3 (0.090%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3189 (96.00%) CSS
2 3182 (95.79%) HTML
3 2222 (66.89%) HTML5
4 2081 (62.64%) jQuery
5 1868 (56.23%) CSS3
6 838 (25.23%) AngularJS
7 702 (21.13%) Backbone.js
8 619 (18.63%) Sass
9 572 (17.22%) Ajax
10 543 (16.35%) .NET
11 385 (11.59%) XHTML
12 377 (11.35%) LESS
13 371 (11.17%) XML
14 332 (9.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 325 (9.78%) ASP.NET
16 314 (9.45%) JSON
17 280 (8.43%) KnockoutJS
18 221 (6.65%) Web Services
19 189 (5.69%) Ember.js
20 149 (4.49%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 859 (25.86%) User Experience
2 212 (6.38%) Mobile App
3 142 (4.27%) Open Source
4 135 (4.06%) Computer Science
5 119 (3.58%) W3C
6 103 (3.10%) Social Media
7 62 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (1.41%) Graphic Design
9 41 (1.23%) Visualisation
10 37 (1.11%) RIA
11 35 (1.05%) Animation
12 33 (0.99%) Digital Media
13 30 (0.90%) Social Network
13 30 (0.90%) iPad
14 22 (0.66%) Blog
15 20 (0.60%) iPhone
15 20 (0.60%) Algorithms
16 19 (0.57%) Management Information System
16 19 (0.57%) Online Games
17 18 (0.54%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 195 (5.87%) Linux
2 166 (5.00%) Android
3 163 (4.91%) Apple iOS
4 90 (2.71%) Windows
5 45 (1.35%) UNIX
6 34 (1.02%) Ubuntu
7 17 (0.51%) Mac OS X
8 13 (0.39%) Debian
9 8 (0.24%) OpenBSD
9 8 (0.24%) AIX
9 8 (0.24%) FreeBSD
9 8 (0.24%) CentOS
9 8 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.21%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
12 3 (0.090%) Windows 8
12 3 (0.090%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.030%) Windows Phone 7
13 1 (0.030%) webOS
13 1 (0.030%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 886 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 677 (20.38%) Responsive Web Design
3 659 (19.84%) MVC
4 580 (17.46%) OO
5 473 (14.24%) Web Development
6 442 (13.31%) E-Commerce
7 367 (11.05%) TDD
8 310 (9.33%) Scrum
9 264 (7.95%) SEO
10 262 (7.89%) Web Design
11 198 (5.96%) OOP
12 185 (5.57%) Unit Testing
13 173 (5.21%) Software Engineering
14 149 (4.49%) Content Management
15 145 (4.36%) BDD
16 140 (4.21%) Web Accessibility
17 119 (3.58%) Analytics
17 119 (3.58%) Mentoring
18 105 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
19 93 (2.80%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3117 (93.83%) JavaScript
2 674 (20.29%) PHP
3 407 (12.25%) Java
4 321 (9.66%) C#
5 189 (5.69%) SQL
6 140 (4.21%) Python
7 126 (3.79%) Ruby
8 66 (1.99%) PHP5
9 52 (1.57%) ActionScript
10 50 (1.51%) C++
11 34 (1.02%) XAML
12 30 (0.90%) ActionScript 3.0
13 26 (0.78%) Objective-C
14 25 (0.75%) VB.NET
15 23 (0.69%) Perl
16 22 (0.66%) T-SQL
17 20 (0.60%) Scala
18 19 (0.57%) ActionScript 2.0
19 17 (0.51%) C
20 16 (0.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 314 (9.45%) Degree
2 8 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (0.15%) MCP
4 3 (0.090%) MCITP
4 3 (0.090%) MCTS
4 3 (0.090%) MCSE
5 2 (0.060%) MBA
5 2 (0.060%) PhD
5 2 (0.060%) HND
5 2 (0.060%) MCSD
5 2 (0.060%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.060%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.030%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 65 (1.96%) QA
2 36 (1.08%) WCAG
3 16 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.45%) WAI
5 2 (0.060%) ISO 14001
5 2 (0.060%) SLA
6 1 (0.030%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.090%) Varnish
1 3 (0.090%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 14 (0.42%) Puppet
1 14 (0.42%) Vagrant
2 12 (0.36%) Capistrano
3 6 (0.18%) Plesk
3 6 (0.18%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.090%) YUM
5 1 (0.030%) StatsD
5 1 (0.030%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.030%) Nagios
Vendors
1 321 (9.66%) Adobe
2 139 (4.18%) Google
3 111 (3.34%) Microsoft
4 104 (3.13%) Twitter
5 86 (2.59%) Facebook
6 44 (1.32%) Sencha
7 42 (1.26%) Zend
8 40 (1.20%) Oracle
9 29 (0.87%) Apple
10 26 (0.78%) JBoss
11 21 (0.63%) EPiServer
12 20 (0.60%) Sitecore
13 16 (0.48%) SAP
14 15 (0.45%) hybris
15 13 (0.39%) JD Edwards
16 9 (0.27%) Open Text
17 7 (0.21%) Atlassian
17 7 (0.21%) IBM
18 6 (0.18%) ATG
18 6 (0.18%) New Relic
Central London / West End
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wiltshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £38000 per annum - Pension
Posted: 11 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Optimus Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benifits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 30-36k
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Walton-On-Thames, Surrey
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £25k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
hibu
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + 25 days hols, pension and more
Posted: 20 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago