The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire 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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 102 83 155
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +72
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 41 46 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.77% 2.28% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.83% 2.39% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 37 34 10
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £30,000 £29,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £43,250
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 Hertfordshire 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
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2245 1923 2800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 96.93% 95.34% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1856 1578 2206
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

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 Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
St Albans - 10 £40,000 -
Watford -12 7 £32,500 -27.77%
Stevenage -5 2 £40,000 +23.07%
Harpenden +2 1 £35,000 +16.66%
Letchworth - 1 £32,500 -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 95 (98.96%) HTML
2 94 (97.92%) JavaScript
3 93 (96.88%) CSS
4 81 (84.38%) HTML5
5 74 (77.08%) CSS3
6 57 (59.38%) jQuery
7 44 (45.83%) XHTML
8 35 (36.46%) CMS
9 32 (33.33%) User Experience
10 29 (30.21%) Ajax
11 26 (27.08%) E-Commerce
11 26 (27.08%) Analytics
12 25 (26.04%) Node.js
13 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (23.96%) Web Design
14 23 (23.96%) Photoshop
15 22 (22.92%) MVC
16 19 (19.79%) DHTML
16 19 (19.79%) Sass
16 19 (19.79%) Web Development
16 19 (19.79%) Degree
17 18 (18.75%) Web Analytics
17 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
17 18 (18.75%) Backbone.js
18 17 (17.71%) Mercurial
18 17 (17.71%) SEO
18 17 (17.71%) Adobe
18 17 (17.71%) W3C
19 16 (16.67%) Subversion
20 15 (15.63%) Retail

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 35 (36.46%) CMS
2 25 (26.04%) Node.js
3 4 (4.17%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.04%) lighttpd
4 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (23.96%) Photoshop
2 9 (9.38%) Fireworks
3 8 (8.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.04%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (4.17%) WebTrends
1 4 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 1 (1.04%) RTP
2 1 (1.04%) RTSP
2 1 (1.04%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) Broadband
2 1 (1.04%) HTTP
2 1 (1.04%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.04%) VPN
2 1 (1.04%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.04%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (17.71%) Mercurial
2 16 (16.67%) Subversion
3 13 (13.54%) Git (software)
4 9 (9.38%) Grunt
5 4 (4.17%) NUnit
6 1 (1.04%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.04%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.04%) Ant
6 1 (1.04%) Visual Studio
6 1 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
General
1 15 (15.63%) Retail
2 13 (13.54%) Finance
3 10 (10.42%) Marketing
4 6 (6.25%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Legal
6 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (98.96%) HTML
2 93 (96.88%) CSS
3 81 (84.38%) HTML5
4 74 (77.08%) CSS3
5 57 (59.38%) jQuery
6 44 (45.83%) XHTML
7 29 (30.21%) Ajax
8 19 (19.79%) DHTML
8 19 (19.79%) Sass
9 18 (18.75%) AngularJS
9 18 (18.75%) Backbone.js
10 14 (14.58%) .NET
11 12 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 11 (11.46%) LESS
13 9 (9.38%) Semantic HTML
14 8 (8.33%) D3.js
14 8 (8.33%) Highcharts JS
14 8 (8.33%) WebSockets
15 6 (6.25%) JSTL
15 6 (6.25%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (33.33%) User Experience
2 17 (17.71%) W3C
3 12 (12.50%) Semantic Web
4 5 (5.21%) Social Media
4 5 (5.21%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.04%) Open Source
5 1 (1.04%) BBC
5 1 (1.04%) Streaming Video
5 1 (1.04%) PKI
5 1 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) FreeBSD
1 8 (8.33%) Debian
1 8 (8.33%) OpenBSD
1 8 (8.33%) Ubuntu
1 8 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (2.08%) Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Windows
3 1 (1.04%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.04%) Android
3 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (27.08%) E-Commerce
1 26 (27.08%) Analytics
2 24 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (23.96%) Web Design
4 22 (22.92%) MVC
5 19 (19.79%) Web Development
6 18 (18.75%) Web Analytics
7 17 (17.71%) SEO
8 13 (13.54%) Web Accessibility
9 10 (10.42%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (9.38%) Information Architecture
11 6 (6.25%) OO
12 5 (5.21%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.21%) TDD
13 4 (4.17%) Refactoring
13 4 (4.17%) Marketing Analytics
13 4 (4.17%) Marketing Strategy
14 3 (3.13%) Validation
15 2 (2.08%) Scrum
15 2 (2.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 94 (97.92%) JavaScript
2 8 (8.33%) Java
3 6 (6.25%) C#
4 5 (5.21%) SQL
5 1 (1.04%) C++
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 19 (19.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) WAI
2 1 (1.04%) WCAG
Vendors
1 17 (17.71%) Adobe
2 4 (4.17%) Google
3 1 (1.04%) Facebook
3 1 (1.04%) Twitter
3 1 (1.04%) Telerik
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