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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 86 89 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.85% 0.69% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.90% 0.72% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,250 £28,100
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £41,750 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +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
1218 1113 796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.42% 95.62% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 951 853 701
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 October 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 - 4 £22,500 -
Colchester +4 3 £28,000 -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) jQuery
3 22 (91.67%) HTML
4 16 (66.67%) CSS3
5 14 (58.33%) .NET
6 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
6 12 (50.00%) HTML5
7 10 (41.67%) MVC
8 9 (37.50%) User Experience
9 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (33.33%) OO
10 7 (29.17%) C#
10 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 6 (25.00%) Ajax
11 6 (25.00%) WCF
11 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (25.00%) SOAP
11 6 (25.00%) Web Services
11 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 5 (20.83%) Telematics
12 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
13 4 (16.67%) Degree
13 4 (16.67%) Java
14 3 (12.50%) PHP
14 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 3 (12.50%) Magento
14 3 (12.50%) Twitter
15 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
15 2 (8.33%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 1 (4.17%) Automotive
1 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (95.83%) CSS
1 23 (95.83%) jQuery
2 22 (91.67%) HTML
3 16 (66.67%) CSS3
4 14 (58.33%) .NET
5 12 (50.00%) ASP.NET
5 12 (50.00%) HTML5
6 8 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (25.00%) Web Services
7 6 (25.00%) SOAP
7 6 (25.00%) Ajax
7 6 (25.00%) WCF
8 2 (8.33%) Spring
8 2 (8.33%) JSON
8 2 (8.33%) Spring MVC
8 2 (8.33%) Struts
8 2 (8.33%) JSP
8 2 (8.33%) LESS
8 2 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 2 (8.33%) Struts2
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) MVC
2 8 (33.33%) OO
3 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
5 2 (8.33%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) Workflow
6 1 (4.17%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.17%) Web Development
6 1 (4.17%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Change Control
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (29.17%) C#
3 4 (16.67%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Twitter
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