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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 177 213 180
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 1828 1488 1595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.79% 1.39% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.90% 1.47% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1577 1279 1424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
96305 101240 93715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.20% 94.50% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81010 82636 78466
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

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 28 August 2015. 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
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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 +76 1031 £50,000 +11.11% 163
South East +15 343 £36,000 +2.85% 50
North West -12 123 £37,500 +15.38% 45
West Midlands +49 81 £30,000 -4.76% 23
Yorkshire +36 73 £32,500 +25.00% 23
South West -42 66 £32,250 -7.85% 12
East Midlands 0 53 £31,250 +0.80% 17
East of England -64 50 £40,000 - 10
North East 0 11 £31,500 +5.00% 6
Midlands -13 3 £22,500 -
Front-End Developer
UK

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 3446 (95.43%) HTML
2 3426 (94.88%) CSS
3 3310 (91.66%) JavaScript
4 2321 (64.28%) HTML5
5 1958 (54.22%) jQuery
6 1880 (52.06%) CSS3
7 1588 (43.98%) AngularJS
8 1314 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
9 953 (26.39%) User Experience
10 916 (25.37%) Sass
11 748 (20.71%) PHP
12 732 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
13 682 (18.89%) Backbone.js
14 650 (18.00%) Git (software)
15 640 (17.72%) Node.js
16 632 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 613 (16.98%) LESS
18 568 (15.73%) E-Commerce
19 550 (15.23%) MVC
20 543 (15.04%) Web Development
21 536 (14.84%) OO
22 517 (14.32%) Photoshop
23 505 (13.99%) TDD
24 466 (12.91%) .NET
25 435 (12.05%) Grunt
26 423 (11.71%) Marketing
27 412 (11.41%) Ajax
28 388 (10.74%) CMS
29 371 (10.27%) KnockoutJS
30 362 (10.02%) Finance

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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
1 640 (17.72%) Node.js
2 388 (10.74%) CMS
3 295 (8.17%) WordPress
4 112 (3.10%) Drupal
5 66 (1.83%) Umbraco
6 31 (0.86%) SharePoint
7 29 (0.80%) Kentico
8 24 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
8 24 (0.66%) Joomla!
9 17 (0.47%) Sitefinity
9 17 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
10 13 (0.36%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.33%) Apache
11 12 (0.33%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (0.28%) WebSphere
12 10 (0.28%) Apache Solr
12 10 (0.28%) DNN
13 7 (0.19%) IIS
13 7 (0.19%) ExpressionEngine
13 7 (0.19%) Immediacy CMS
Applications
1 517 (14.32%) Photoshop
2 177 (4.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 95 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 24 (0.66%) Fireworks
5 22 (0.61%) InDesign
6 20 (0.55%) MS Office
7 19 (0.53%) MS Excel
8 9 (0.25%) Acrobat
9 7 (0.19%) Adobe After Effects
10 6 (0.17%) MS Project
10 6 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.055%) MS PowerPoint
11 2 (0.055%) GIMP
12 1 (0.028%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 105 (2.91%) Magento
2 11 (0.30%) JDE OneWorld
3 8 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.083%) Tridion
5 1 (0.028%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.028%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.028%) MoSes
5 1 (0.028%) Shopify
5 1 (0.028%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 90 (2.49%) Amazon AWS
2 81 (2.24%) GitHub
3 65 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 57 (1.58%) SaaS
5 37 (1.02%) Google Analytics
6 10 (0.28%) Heroku
7 8 (0.22%) Office 365
7 8 (0.22%) PaaS
8 7 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 5 (0.14%) Firebase
10 4 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
10 4 (0.11%) Amazon S3
10 4 (0.11%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (0.083%) Cloud Computing
11 3 (0.083%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.083%) Google Cloud Platform
12 2 (0.055%) Adobe Analytics
12 2 (0.055%) Google Compute Engine
13 1 (0.028%) Basecamp
13 1 (0.028%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (1.94%) Internet
2 45 (1.25%) HTTP
3 22 (0.61%) Intranet
4 19 (0.53%) HTTPS
5 8 (0.22%) Broadband
6 7 (0.19%) FTP
7 6 (0.17%) DNS
8 5 (0.14%) SSL
8 5 (0.14%) SSH
9 2 (0.055%) UMTS
10 1 (0.028%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (6.54%) MySQL
2 87 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 79 (2.19%) MongoDB
4 48 (1.33%) NoSQL
5 41 (1.14%) Big Data
6 22 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 22 (0.61%) PostgreSQL
7 15 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 10 (0.28%) SQLite
9 10 (0.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 10 (0.28%) Redis
10 9 (0.25%) BusinessObjects XI
10 9 (0.25%) Star Schema
10 9 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (0.19%) Hadoop
12 5 (0.14%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (0.11%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 650 (18.00%) Git (software)
2 435 (12.05%) Grunt
3 240 (6.65%) Subversion
4 200 (5.54%) Jasmine
5 174 (4.82%) gulp
6 171 (4.74%) Bower
7 68 (1.88%) Jenkins
8 60 (1.66%) Mocha
9 58 (1.61%) Selenium
10 53 (1.47%) Karma Test Runner
11 46 (1.27%) Visual Studio
12 40 (1.11%) Maven
13 39 (1.08%) QUnit
14 36 (1.00%) JIRA
15 34 (0.94%) Axure RP
16 30 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
17 26 (0.72%) Eclipse
18 24 (0.66%) Dreamweaver
19 20 (0.55%) PhantomJS
20 18 (0.50%) Mercurial
General
1 423 (11.71%) Marketing
2 362 (10.02%) Finance
3 193 (5.34%) Retail
4 163 (4.51%) Games
5 71 (1.97%) Law
6 67 (1.86%) Telecoms
7 62 (1.72%) Advertising
7 62 (1.72%) Banking
8 40 (1.11%) French Language
9 36 (1.00%) Publishing
10 27 (0.75%) Legal
11 23 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
12 19 (0.53%) Multimedia
13 16 (0.44%) Electronics
14 14 (0.39%) Back Office
15 13 (0.36%) Automotive
15 13 (0.36%) Manufacturing
16 11 (0.30%) Music Industry
17 10 (0.28%) Front Office
18 9 (0.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3446 (95.43%) HTML
2 3426 (94.88%) CSS
3 2321 (64.28%) HTML5
4 1958 (54.22%) jQuery
5 1880 (52.06%) CSS3
6 1588 (43.98%) AngularJS
7 916 (25.37%) Sass
8 682 (18.89%) Backbone.js
9 632 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 613 (16.98%) LESS
11 466 (12.91%) .NET
12 412 (11.41%) Ajax
13 371 (10.27%) KnockoutJS
14 324 (8.97%) JSON
15 262 (7.26%) XML
16 230 (6.37%) React
17 226 (6.26%) ASP.NET
18 215 (5.95%) XHTML
19 214 (5.93%) Ember.js
20 156 (4.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 953 (26.39%) User Experience
2 222 (6.15%) Mobile App
3 153 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 140 (3.88%) W3C
5 137 (3.79%) Social Media
6 97 (2.69%) Visualisation
7 66 (1.83%) Graphic Design
8 58 (1.61%) Analytical Skills
9 41 (1.14%) Digital Media
10 39 (1.08%) BBC
11 34 (0.94%) iPad
11 34 (0.94%) iPhone
12 31 (0.86%) Blog
13 21 (0.58%) Online Games
13 21 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (0.55%) Mathematics
15 19 (0.53%) Smartphone
16 16 (0.44%) Animation
16 16 (0.44%) Semantic Web
17 15 (0.42%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 150 (4.15%) Android
2 128 (3.54%) Apple iOS
3 91 (2.52%) Linux
4 34 (0.94%) Windows
5 31 (0.86%) UNIX
6 6 (0.17%) Mac OS X
7 4 (0.11%) webOS
7 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone 7
7 4 (0.11%) Windows Phone
8 3 (0.083%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.055%) Debian
10 1 (0.028%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.028%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1314 (36.39%) Agile Software Development
2 732 (20.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 568 (15.73%) E-Commerce
4 550 (15.23%) MVC
5 543 (15.04%) Web Development
6 536 (14.84%) OO
7 505 (13.99%) TDD
8 357 (9.89%) Scrum
9 332 (9.19%) Web Design
10 209 (5.79%) SEO
11 184 (5.10%) Unit Testing
12 172 (4.76%) BDD
13 160 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
14 153 (4.24%) Analytics
15 145 (4.02%) Open Source
15 145 (4.02%) Software Engineering
16 142 (3.93%) Web Accessibility
17 100 (2.77%) Digital Marketing
17 100 (2.77%) Mobile Development
18 88 (2.44%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3310 (91.66%) JavaScript
2 748 (20.71%) PHP
3 326 (9.03%) C#
4 283 (7.84%) Java
5 200 (5.54%) SQL
6 140 (3.88%) Ruby
7 126 (3.49%) Python
8 72 (1.99%) ActionScript
9 51 (1.41%) ActionScript 3.0
10 27 (0.75%) Perl
10 27 (0.75%) C
10 27 (0.75%) C++
11 26 (0.72%) PHP5
12 25 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 18 (0.50%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
15 16 (0.44%) Scala
16 15 (0.42%) Objective-C
17 11 (0.30%) VB.NET
18 10 (0.28%) Lua
Qualifications
1 293 (8.11%) Degree
2 6 (0.17%) PhD
2 6 (0.17%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.11%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.083%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.028%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.028%) IC3 Certification
5 1 (0.028%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (2.05%) QA
2 22 (0.61%) WCAG
3 13 (0.36%) SLA
4 12 (0.33%) WAI
5 1 (0.028%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.028%) Section 508
System Software
1 15 (0.42%) Docker
2 7 (0.19%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 10 (0.28%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.14%) TeamSite
4 4 (0.11%) Puppet
5 1 (0.028%) Plesk
5 1 (0.028%) cPanel
Vendors
1 265 (7.34%) Adobe
2 188 (5.21%) Google
3 105 (2.91%) Facebook
4 79 (2.19%) Microsoft
5 70 (1.94%) Twitter
6 43 (1.19%) hybris
7 39 (1.08%) Apple
8 38 (1.05%) Oracle
9 35 (0.97%) Zend
10 32 (0.89%) Yahoo!
11 31 (0.86%) Sony
12 24 (0.66%) Sitecore
13 14 (0.39%) Demandware
13 14 (0.39%) ATG
14 12 (0.33%) SAP
15 9 (0.25%) TIBCO
15 9 (0.25%) Tableau
15 9 (0.25%) EPiServer
16 8 (0.22%) Telerik
17 7 (0.19%) Salesforce.com
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