The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Kent region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 76 77 67
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 23 19 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.05% 1.78% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.09% 1.84% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 10
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +77.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,700 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1099 1031 777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.86% 96.81% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 948 880 687
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Kent

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Kent

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 Kent region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Dartford - 3 £47,500 - 1
Maidstone - 3 £50,000 -
Rochester - 2 £32,500 -
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
2 39 (88.64%) jQuery
2 39 (88.64%) HTML5
3 26 (59.09%) KnockoutJS
4 23 (52.27%) Backbone.js
4 23 (52.27%) Ajax
5 21 (47.73%) CSS3
6 17 (38.64%) LESS
7 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
8 14 (31.82%) Sass
8 14 (31.82%) Karma Test Runner
9 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
9 13 (29.55%) Jasmine
9 13 (29.55%) SaaS
9 13 (29.55%) Scrum
9 13 (29.55%) .NET
10 12 (27.27%) Degree
11 11 (25.00%) MVC
12 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
12 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
13 9 (20.45%) Web Application Development
13 9 (20.45%) MVVM
14 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
16 6 (13.64%) MSMQ
16 6 (13.64%) SEO
16 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
16 6 (13.64%) Redis

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (4.55%) CMS
1 2 (4.55%) Umbraco
1 2 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 13 (29.55%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Redis
2 1 (2.27%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
2 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (31.82%) Karma Test Runner
2 13 (29.55%) Jasmine
3 6 (13.64%) Visual Studio
4 4 (9.09%) Grunt
5 3 (6.82%) Sinon.JS
6 2 (4.55%) Subversion
6 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (11.36%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.82%) Games
3 2 (4.55%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
2 39 (88.64%) jQuery
2 39 (88.64%) HTML5
3 26 (59.09%) KnockoutJS
4 23 (52.27%) Ajax
4 23 (52.27%) Backbone.js
5 21 (47.73%) CSS3
6 17 (38.64%) LESS
7 14 (31.82%) Sass
8 13 (29.55%) AngularJS
8 13 (29.55%) .NET
9 10 (22.73%) ASP.NET
10 6 (13.64%) MSMQ
10 6 (13.64%) SignalR
10 6 (13.64%) Dapper ORM
11 4 (9.09%) XHTML
12 3 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
13 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Computer Science
2 10 (22.73%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (13.64%) Social Network
4 5 (11.36%) Mobile App
5 4 (9.09%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (9.09%) Mathematics
5 4 (9.09%) Physics
6 3 (6.82%) iPhone
7 1 (2.27%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Android
2 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Scrum
2 11 (25.00%) MVC
3 9 (20.45%) MVVM
3 9 (20.45%) Web Application Development
4 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (15.91%) Unit Testing
6 6 (13.64%) SEO
7 5 (11.36%) Web Development
8 4 (9.09%) TDD
9 3 (6.82%) OOP
9 3 (6.82%) OO
9 3 (6.82%) BDD
10 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (4.55%) Mobile Application Development
10 2 (4.55%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.09%) Java
3 3 (6.82%) SQL
4 2 (4.55%) C#
4 2 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (6.82%) Google
2 2 (4.55%) EPiServer
2 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
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