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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 74 91 87
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 24 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.07% 1.38% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.18% 1.43% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 1
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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
1102 1332 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.25% 96.73% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 720 872 499
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 March 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 39 (95.12%) HTML
2 39 (95.12%) CSS
3 22 (53.66%) jQuery
4 18 (43.90%) HTML5
5 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (31.71%) CSS3
7 11 (26.83%) XML
8 10 (24.39%) XSL
8 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
8 10 (24.39%) MVC
9 8 (19.51%) CMS
9 8 (19.51%) Sass
9 8 (19.51%) RESTful
9 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 7 (17.07%) TDD
11 6 (14.63%) Content Management
11 6 (14.63%) Finance
11 6 (14.63%) Java
11 6 (14.63%) PHP
11 6 (14.63%) .NET
11 6 (14.63%) JSP
12 5 (12.20%) Linux
12 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
12 5 (12.20%) Node.js
13 4 (9.76%) LESS
13 4 (9.76%) Magento
13 4 (9.76%) W3C
13 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
13 4 (9.76%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 8 (19.51%) CMS
2 5 (12.20%) Node.js
3 3 (7.32%) Apache
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Drupal
5 1 (2.44%) Umbraco
5 1 (2.44%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Magento
2 2 (4.88%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (4.88%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.88%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Jasmine
2 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.44%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) JIRA
General
1 6 (14.63%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Banking
2 4 (9.76%) Retail
3 3 (7.32%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.88%) Publishing
5 1 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (95.12%) HTML
1 39 (95.12%) CSS
2 22 (53.66%) jQuery
3 18 (43.90%) HTML5
4 13 (31.71%) CSS3
5 11 (26.83%) XML
6 10 (24.39%) XSL
7 8 (19.51%) RESTful
7 8 (19.51%) Sass
7 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
8 6 (14.63%) JSP
8 6 (14.63%) .NET
9 4 (9.76%) LESS
10 3 (7.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (7.32%) Ext JS
10 3 (7.32%) LAMP
11 2 (4.88%) Ajax
11 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
11 2 (4.88%) JSON
11 2 (4.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.76%) W3C
2 3 (7.32%) User Experience
3 2 (4.88%) Open Source
3 2 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.44%) Xbox
4 1 (2.44%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (24.39%) MVC
3 7 (17.07%) TDD
4 6 (14.63%) Content Management
5 4 (9.76%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.76%) Scrum
6 3 (7.32%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.88%) Web Development
7 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Web Accessibility
7 2 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
8 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.44%) Business Development
8 1 (2.44%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.44%) Automated Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.44%) SEO
8 1 (2.44%) OO
8 1 (2.44%) CRM
8 1 (2.44%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) PHP
2 6 (14.63%) Java
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) Python
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (7.32%) Google
1 3 (7.32%) Zend
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Adobe
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