The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 39 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 2 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 0.86% 0.68% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.87% 0.70% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £33,750 £27,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
229 285 415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.28% 97.60% 99.52%
Number of salaries quoted 206 265 372
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Ipswich

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
3 4 (57.14%) CSS
3 4 (57.14%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Advertising
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (42.86%) InDesign
4 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 3 (42.86%) ImageReady
4 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (42.86%) Adobe
4 3 (42.86%) Acrobat
4 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
5 2 (28.57%) MPEG
5 2 (28.57%) HTTP
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) LAMP
6 1 (14.29%) REST
6 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (14.29%) OOCSS
6 1 (14.29%) Ajax
6 1 (14.29%) Google
6 1 (14.29%) Dojo
6 1 (14.29%) GWT
6 1 (14.29%) SOAP
6 1 (14.29%) OO

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 3 (42.86%) ImageReady
2 3 (42.86%) Acrobat
2 3 (42.86%) Fireworks
2 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (42.86%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Dreamweaver
General
1 3 (42.86%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) HTML
1 7 (100.00%) jQuery
1 7 (100.00%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 1 (14.29%) Ajax
4 1 (14.29%) Dojo
4 1 (14.29%) GWT
4 1 (14.29%) SOAP
4 1 (14.29%) REST
4 1 (14.29%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) MPEG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (14.29%) OO
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) PHP
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
2 1 (14.29%) Google