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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 86 91 73
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 14 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.06% 0.72% 0.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.09% 0.77% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 9
Average salary £37,500 £31,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,250 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £32,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
1279 1045 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.60% 94.57% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 748 690 570
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 19 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 19 (67.86%) jQuery
4 12 (42.86%) HTML5
5 11 (39.29%) CSS3
6 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (25.00%) MVC
7 7 (25.00%) Photoshop
7 7 (25.00%) User Experience
8 6 (21.43%) JSON
9 5 (17.86%) RESTful
9 5 (17.86%) WebSockets
9 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
10 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
10 4 (14.29%) Node.js
10 4 (14.29%) TDD
10 4 (14.29%) PHP
10 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
11 3 (10.71%) OOD
11 3 (10.71%) Finance
11 3 (10.71%) Dreamweaver
11 3 (10.71%) Adobe
11 3 (10.71%) Java
11 3 (10.71%) Banking
11 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
11 3 (10.71%) Ruby
11 3 (10.71%) Ajax
11 3 (10.71%) Degree
11 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (14.29%) Node.js
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Fireworks
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (7.14%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.14%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.57%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (3.57%) Mocha
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 4 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
2 3 (10.71%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (67.86%) jQuery
3 12 (42.86%) HTML5
4 11 (39.29%) CSS3
5 6 (21.43%) JSON
6 5 (17.86%) RESTful
6 5 (17.86%) WebSockets
6 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 4 (14.29%) Backbone.js
8 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.71%) Ajax
8 3 (10.71%) Sass
8 3 (10.71%) LESS
8 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
8 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (7.14%) Underscore.js
9 2 (7.14%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (7.14%) Flash
9 2 (7.14%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Open Source
2 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Android
1 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.57%) UNIX
2 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.00%) MVC
3 4 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (10.71%) OOD
4 3 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) Web Application Development
5 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 2 (7.14%) BDD
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 2 (7.14%) Web Development
5 2 (7.14%) OO
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Content Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) OOP
6 1 (3.57%) User Experience Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) PHP
3 3 (10.71%) Java
3 3 (10.71%) Ruby
4 2 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (3.57%) SQL
5 1 (3.57%) Perl
5 1 (3.57%) C#
5 1 (3.57%) C++
5 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Twitter
3 1 (3.57%) Yahoo!
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