The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 78 - 76
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 28 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.29% - 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% - 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 26 0 11
Average salary £22,250 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
1185 1226 946
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.81% 96.31% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 893 985 719
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Essex

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Essex

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the Essex region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 11 £20,000 -
Colchester - 6 £37,500 - 1
Chelmsford - 2 £23,750 - 1
Saffron Walden - 1 £35,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 45 (95.74%) HTML
1 45 (95.74%) CSS
1 45 (95.74%) Front End Development
2 41 (87.23%) JavaScript
3 36 (76.60%) jQuery
4 24 (51.06%) HTML5
5 22 (46.81%) CSS3
6 17 (36.17%) CMS
7 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
8 14 (29.79%) Mobile App
9 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
11 7 (14.89%) Web Development
11 7 (14.89%) .NET
12 6 (12.77%) Ajax
12 6 (12.77%) Sass
12 6 (12.77%) User Experience
13 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
13 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
13 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
13 5 (10.64%) Workflow
13 5 (10.64%) MVC
13 5 (10.64%) MySQL
13 5 (10.64%) OO
14 4 (8.51%) PHP
15 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
15 3 (6.38%) Web Design
15 3 (6.38%) Retail

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (36.17%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) Node.js
3 1 (2.13%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Firebase
1 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
1 1 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (2.13%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (2.13%) MailChimp
1 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.26%) Grunt
3 1 (2.13%) Bower
3 1 (2.13%) gulp
General
1 3 (6.38%) Marketing
1 3 (6.38%) Retail
2 2 (4.26%) Games
3 1 (2.13%) Advertising
3 1 (2.13%) Banking
3 1 (2.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Publishing
3 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (95.74%) CSS
1 45 (95.74%) HTML
2 36 (76.60%) jQuery
3 24 (51.06%) HTML5
4 22 (46.81%) CSS3
5 7 (14.89%) .NET
6 6 (12.77%) Ajax
6 6 (12.77%) Sass
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET
7 5 (10.64%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (10.64%) Backbone.js
7 5 (10.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (6.38%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.26%) LESS
10 1 (2.13%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (2.13%) JSP
10 1 (2.13%) RequireJS
10 1 (2.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.77%) User Experience
3 5 (10.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.13%) iPad
4 1 (2.13%) iPhone
4 1 (2.13%) NHS
4 1 (2.13%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Android
2 1 (2.13%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (95.74%) Front End Development
2 16 (34.04%) E-Commerce
3 10 (21.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 7 (14.89%) Web Development
5 5 (10.64%) MVC
5 5 (10.64%) OO
5 5 (10.64%) Workflow
6 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (6.38%) Web Design
7 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Analytics
8 1 (2.13%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.13%) Creative Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.13%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.13%) OOP
8 1 (2.13%) OpenUP
8 1 (2.13%) SEO
8 1 (2.13%) TDD
8 1 (2.13%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (87.23%) JavaScript
2 4 (8.51%) PHP
3 1 (2.13%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) Google
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe
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