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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 82 84 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 18 13 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.63% 1.21% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 1.27% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 11
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,900 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
1071 1023 837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.92% 94.99% 94.47%
Number of salaries quoted 632 649 605
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
3 22 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (39.39%) HTML5
5 11 (33.33%) CSS3
5 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
7 8 (24.24%) MVC
7 8 (24.24%) User Experience
8 6 (18.18%) JSON
8 6 (18.18%) PHP
9 5 (15.15%) XML
9 5 (15.15%) TDD
9 5 (15.15%) Banking
9 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
9 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (15.15%) WebSockets
9 5 (15.15%) RESTful
10 4 (12.12%) Node.js
10 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
10 4 (12.12%) Sass
10 4 (12.12%) LESS
10 4 (12.12%) CMS
10 4 (12.12%) XSL
10 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 3 (9.09%) Adobe
11 3 (9.09%) W3C
11 3 (9.09%) JSP

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

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 4 (12.12%) Node.js
1 4 (12.12%) CMS
2 2 (6.06%) WordPress
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) MySQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.06%) Jasmine
1 2 (6.06%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.03%) Subversion
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
2 1 (3.03%) Selenium
2 1 (3.03%) Grunt
2 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (3.03%) Mocha
General
1 5 (15.15%) Banking
2 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.09%) Finance
3 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (100.00%) HTML
1 33 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (66.67%) jQuery
3 13 (39.39%) HTML5
4 11 (33.33%) CSS3
5 6 (18.18%) JSON
6 5 (15.15%) XML
6 5 (15.15%) AngularJS
6 5 (15.15%) WebSockets
6 5 (15.15%) RESTful
7 4 (12.12%) Backbone.js
7 4 (12.12%) Sass
7 4 (12.12%) LESS
7 4 (12.12%) XSL
8 3 (9.09%) ASP.NET
8 3 (9.09%) JSP
8 3 (9.09%) .NET
8 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
8 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) User Experience
2 3 (9.09%) W3C
3 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
1 2 (6.06%) Android
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (24.24%) MVC
3 5 (15.15%) TDD
3 5 (15.15%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.09%) Web Development
5 2 (6.06%) BDD
5 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
5 2 (6.06%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.06%) Business Development
5 2 (6.06%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.06%) Scrum
5 2 (6.06%) OO
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.06%) OOD
6 1 (3.03%) OOP
6 1 (3.03%) Content Management
6 1 (3.03%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.03%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 6 (18.18%) PHP
3 3 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (6.06%) C#
4 2 (6.06%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) C++
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Adobe
2 2 (6.06%) Twitter
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