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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 129 81 158
Rank change year-on-year
-48 +77
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 48 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.68% 2.54% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 2.62% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13 43 10
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,200 £52,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
2241 1832 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 94.56% 96.78% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1821 1412 2497
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 £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £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 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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Watford -18 5 £17,500 -27.08% 1
St Albans - 4 £40,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -10 2 £46,500 +16.25%
Letchworth - 1 £35,000 -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 57 (100.00%) HTML
1 57 (100.00%) CSS
2 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
3 47 (82.46%) HTML5
4 45 (78.95%) CSS3
5 39 (68.42%) jQuery
6 26 (45.61%) Photoshop
7 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
8 24 (42.11%) Backbone.js
9 23 (40.35%) MVC
10 22 (38.60%) Sass
10 22 (38.60%) Subversion
11 21 (36.84%) User Experience
12 20 (35.09%) Mercurial
12 20 (35.09%) XHTML
12 20 (35.09%) Adobe
13 18 (31.58%) Ajax
14 16 (28.07%) Responsive Web Design
15 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
15 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
16 12 (21.05%) Web Design
16 12 (21.05%) Fireworks
17 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
17 11 (19.30%) LESS
18 10 (17.54%) Retail
19 9 (15.79%) Grunt
19 9 (15.79%) CMS
20 8 (14.04%) Node.js
20 8 (14.04%) D3.js
20 8 (14.04%) Highcharts JS

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 9 (15.79%) CMS
2 8 (14.04%) Node.js
3 2 (3.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 26 (45.61%) Photoshop
2 12 (21.05%) Fireworks
3 7 (12.28%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.75%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.75%) MySQL
1 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (38.60%) Subversion
2 20 (35.09%) Mercurial
3 11 (19.30%) Git (software)
4 9 (15.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.75%) Bower
5 1 (1.75%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (1.75%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 10 (17.54%) Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Finance
2 1 (1.75%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (100.00%) HTML
1 57 (100.00%) CSS
2 47 (82.46%) HTML5
3 45 (78.95%) CSS3
4 39 (68.42%) jQuery
5 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
6 24 (42.11%) Backbone.js
7 22 (38.60%) Sass
8 20 (35.09%) XHTML
9 18 (31.58%) Ajax
10 11 (19.30%) LESS
11 8 (14.04%) D3.js
11 8 (14.04%) Highcharts JS
11 8 (14.04%) DHTML
11 8 (14.04%) WebSockets
12 6 (10.53%) .NET
13 5 (8.77%) ASP.NET
14 3 (5.26%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (5.26%) Ember.js
14 3 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (36.84%) User Experience
2 5 (8.77%) W3C
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) PKI
4 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.75%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.04%) AIX
1 8 (14.04%) FreeBSD
1 8 (14.04%) Debian
1 8 (14.04%) OpenBSD
1 8 (14.04%) Ubuntu
2 2 (3.51%) Windows
3 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.75%) Android
3 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) MVC
2 16 (28.07%) Responsive Web Design
3 14 (24.56%) E-Commerce
3 14 (24.56%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (21.05%) Web Design
5 8 (14.04%) Analytics
5 8 (14.04%) Web Analytics
6 7 (12.28%) Web Development
7 6 (10.53%) Web Accessibility
8 4 (7.02%) Content Management
9 3 (5.26%) Validation
10 2 (3.51%) Scrum
11 1 (1.75%) OO
11 1 (1.75%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 52 (91.23%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.75%) PHP
2 1 (1.75%) C
2 1 (1.75%) C#
2 1 (1.75%) C++
2 1 (1.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) WCAG
Vendors
1 20 (35.09%) Adobe
2 1 (1.75%) Telerik
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