The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 93 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 8 20 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.67% 1.40% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.72% 1.45% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 1
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1107 1380 1213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 92.56% 96.71% 95.59%
Number of salaries quoted 716 860 838
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 35 (94.59%) HTML
2 35 (94.59%) CSS
3 24 (64.86%) HTML5
4 18 (48.65%) CSS3
5 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (37.84%) jQuery
6 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
7 11 (29.73%) RESTful
7 11 (29.73%) Sass
7 11 (29.73%) Content Management
7 11 (29.73%) MVC
8 10 (27.03%) Node.js
9 9 (24.32%) Ajax
10 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
10 8 (21.62%) User Experience
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
11 7 (18.92%) Publishing
12 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
12 6 (16.22%) Adobe
12 6 (16.22%) Magento
13 5 (13.51%) Project Management
13 5 (13.51%) Web Development
13 5 (13.51%) Zend
13 5 (13.51%) TDD
13 5 (13.51%) Web 2.0
13 5 (13.51%) InDesign
13 5 (13.51%) Web Design
13 5 (13.51%) XHTML
13 5 (13.51%) Quark

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 (27.03%) Node.js
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.41%) IIS
3 2 (5.41%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) InDesign
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Magento
2 2 (5.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.41%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) MySQL
2 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.81%) Jasmine
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
3 2 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 2 (5.41%) JIRA
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
1 7 (18.92%) Publishing
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Retail
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
1 35 (94.59%) CSS
2 24 (64.86%) HTML5
3 18 (48.65%) CSS3
4 14 (37.84%) jQuery
4 14 (37.84%) AngularJS
5 11 (29.73%) RESTful
5 11 (29.73%) Sass
6 9 (24.32%) Ajax
7 5 (13.51%) XHTML
7 5 (13.51%) DOM
7 5 (13.51%) Backbone.js
7 5 (13.51%) LESS
8 4 (10.81%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (8.11%) Zend Framework
9 3 (8.11%) LAMP
9 3 (8.11%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.11%) Ember.js
9 3 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.41%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) User Experience
2 5 (13.51%) Web 2.0
3 2 (5.41%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) UNIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (29.73%) Content Management
2 11 (29.73%) MVC
3 6 (16.22%) E-Commerce
4 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 5 (13.51%) Web Development
4 5 (13.51%) TDD
4 5 (13.51%) Web Design
5 3 (8.11%) Unit Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.41%) Open Source
6 2 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (5.41%) Mobile First
6 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.70%) Scrum
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) CRM
7 1 (2.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 37 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) CoffeeScript
3 2 (5.41%) C#
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Puppet
1 2 (5.41%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Adobe
2 5 (13.51%) Zend
2 5 (13.51%) Quark
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft