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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 86 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 6 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.48% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.38% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 4
Average salary £46,250 £35,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.20% +8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £24,150 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,050 £44,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1141 1062 1034
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 91.06% 95.50% 95.65%
Number of salaries quoted 869 869 843
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 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
(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 +1 3 £47,500 +69.64% 1
Chelmsford -13 1 £22,500 -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
3 13 (59.09%) User Experience
4 10 (45.45%) jQuery
5 9 (40.91%) HTML5
5 9 (40.91%) CSS3
5 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
6 6 (27.27%) Adobe
7 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (22.73%) Node.js
8 4 (18.18%) Sass
8 4 (18.18%) LESS
8 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
8 4 (18.18%) InDesign
8 4 (18.18%) Web Design
8 4 (18.18%) Marketing
8 4 (18.18%) OO
8 4 (18.18%) Games
9 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
9 3 (13.64%) .NET
9 3 (13.64%) Web Development
9 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
9 3 (13.64%) React
9 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
10 2 (9.09%) PHP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 5 (22.73%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 5 (22.73%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (18.18%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Google App Engine
1 1 (4.55%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (4.55%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (4.55%) Firebase
Development Applications
1 15 (68.18%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Grunt
2 1 (4.55%) Bower
General
1 4 (18.18%) Games
1 4 (18.18%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (86.36%) HTML
1 19 (86.36%) CSS
2 10 (45.45%) jQuery
3 9 (40.91%) HTML5
3 9 (40.91%) CSS3
3 9 (40.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (18.18%) Sass
4 4 (18.18%) LESS
4 4 (18.18%) AngularJS
5 3 (13.64%) React
5 3 (13.64%) Ember.js
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Framework
5 3 (13.64%) .NET
5 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 1 (4.55%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (4.55%) Laravel
6 1 (4.55%) Backbone.js
6 1 (4.55%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 13 (59.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) OO
3 4 (18.18%) Web Design
4 3 (13.64%) Web Development
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (86.36%) JavaScript
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) Python
3 1 (4.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Adobe
2 1 (4.55%) Google
Colchester, Essex
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Share options
Posted: 22 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago