The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 76 86 87
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.36% 0.36% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.38% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 9
Average salary £35,250 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,150 £22,200 £37,900
10% offered a salary of more than £47,050 £44,550 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1049 1049 1032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.10% 95.71% 97.36%
Number of salaries quoted 858 859 884
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Essex

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Essex

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Chelmsford -3 1 £22,500 -33.33%
Colchester - 1 £28,000 - 1
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (96.00%) CSS
3 23 (92.00%) HTML
4 18 (72.00%) jQuery
5 15 (60.00%) MVC
6 14 (56.00%) OO
6 14 (56.00%) HTML5
7 13 (52.00%) CSS3
7 13 (52.00%) .NET
8 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
9 10 (40.00%) Ajax
10 9 (36.00%) C#
10 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (32.00%) SOAP
11 8 (32.00%) Web Services
11 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
11 8 (32.00%) WCF
11 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
12 7 (28.00%) QA
13 6 (24.00%) Android
13 6 (24.00%) iPhone
13 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
13 6 (24.00%) Telematics
13 6 (24.00%) TDD
13 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
13 6 (24.00%) Marketing
13 6 (24.00%) Adobe
13 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
13 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (24.00%) Mobile App

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (24.00%) Node.js
2 3 (12.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (8.00%) WordPress
3 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.00%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Shopify
2 1 (4.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (36.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (20.00%) Mocha
2 5 (20.00%) Grunt
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (24.00%) Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (96.00%) CSS
2 23 (92.00%) HTML
3 18 (72.00%) jQuery
4 14 (56.00%) HTML5
5 13 (52.00%) CSS3
5 13 (52.00%) .NET
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
7 10 (40.00%) Ajax
8 8 (32.00%) WCF
8 8 (32.00%) SOAP
8 8 (32.00%) Web Services
8 8 (32.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.00%) Sass
10 5 (20.00%) Flash
10 5 (20.00%) PhoneGap
11 3 (12.00%) JSON
12 2 (8.00%) XHTML
13 1 (4.00%) LAMP
13 1 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) iPhone
1 6 (24.00%) Telematics
1 6 (24.00%) iPad
1 6 (24.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Android
2 2 (8.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) MVC
2 14 (56.00%) OO
3 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (24.00%) TDD
3 6 (24.00%) Unit Testing
4 5 (20.00%) OOP
4 5 (20.00%) BDD
5 2 (8.00%) Content Management
5 2 (8.00%) SEO
6 1 (4.00%) Workflow
6 1 (4.00%) Web Development
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Change Control
6 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.00%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (36.00%) C#
3 5 (20.00%) ActionScript
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
4 4 (16.00%) SQL
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (24.00%) Adobe
Colchester
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £28,000 pa + Company Bonus Scheme + Staff Discount
Posted: 7 days ago