The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 75 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 13 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.07% 0.27% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.13% 0.28% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 16
Average salary £49,000 £25,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+96.00% -35.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,200 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1155 1055 1171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.45% 96.08% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 994 887 1008
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
East of England

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 24 July 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 24 July 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
Colchester - 3 £25,000 -
Chelmsford -7 1 £22,500 -33.33%
Saffron Walden - 1 - -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (97.50%) CSS
3 38 (95.00%) HTML
4 24 (60.00%) OO
4 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 24 (60.00%) HTML5
5 23 (57.50%) CSS3
6 20 (50.00%) MVC
7 15 (37.50%) Marketing
7 15 (37.50%) Mobile App
8 14 (35.00%) .NET
9 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
9 12 (30.00%) Backbone.js
10 11 (27.50%) Ajax
10 11 (27.50%) QA
11 10 (25.00%) Android
11 10 (25.00%) iPhone
11 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 10 (25.00%) TDD
11 10 (25.00%) C#
11 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 10 (25.00%) Adobe
11 10 (25.00%) iPad
11 10 (25.00%) Node.js
12 9 (22.50%) BDD
12 9 (22.50%) Mocha
12 9 (22.50%) PhoneGap
12 9 (22.50%) Grunt
12 9 (22.50%) Sass
12 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 10 (25.00%) Node.js
2 7 (17.50%) WordPress
3 3 (7.50%) Umbraco
4 2 (5.00%) CMS
5 1 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (22.50%) Mocha
2 9 (22.50%) PhoneGap
2 9 (22.50%) Grunt
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (37.50%) Marketing
2 9 (22.50%) Advertising
3 1 (2.50%) Finance
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (97.50%) CSS
2 38 (95.00%) HTML
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
3 24 (60.00%) HTML5
4 23 (57.50%) CSS3
5 14 (35.00%) .NET
6 12 (30.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (30.00%) Backbone.js
7 11 (27.50%) Ajax
8 9 (22.50%) Sass
8 9 (22.50%) Flash
8 9 (22.50%) SOAP
8 9 (22.50%) Web Services
8 9 (22.50%) WCF
9 7 (17.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.50%) JSON
11 2 (5.00%) XHTML
12 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
12 1 (2.50%) Underscore.js
12 1 (2.50%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Mobile App
2 10 (25.00%) iPhone
2 10 (25.00%) iPad
3 6 (15.00%) Telematics
4 5 (12.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.50%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.00%) Android
2 7 (17.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) OO
2 20 (50.00%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) TDD
4 9 (22.50%) BDD
4 9 (22.50%) E-Commerce
4 9 (22.50%) OOP
5 7 (17.50%) Content Management
6 6 (15.00%) Unit Testing
7 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (12.50%) Creative Marketing
8 2 (5.00%) SEO
9 1 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (2.50%) Change Control
9 1 (2.50%) Workflow
9 1 (2.50%) Risk Management
9 1 (2.50%) Web Development
9 1 (2.50%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (25.00%) C#
3 9 (22.50%) PHP
3 9 (22.50%) ActionScript
4 7 (17.50%) Ruby
5 4 (10.00%) SQL
6 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Adobe
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
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