The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 95 64 72
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 13 41 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.18% 3.67% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 3.87% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 37 6
Average salary £32,500 £44,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.13% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £42,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £50,000 £31,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%
Front-End Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1056 1060 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.17% 94.81% 97.63%
Number of salaries quoted 952 919 604
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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
Tunbridge Wells -2 4 £27,500 -40.54%
Maidstone - 1 - - 1
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
3 19 (82.61%) jQuery
4 18 (78.26%) HTML5
4 18 (78.26%) CSS3
5 16 (69.57%) Photoshop
6 15 (65.22%) User Experience
7 13 (56.52%) PHP
8 12 (52.17%) Linux
8 12 (52.17%) MySQL
9 10 (43.48%) Sass
10 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
10 9 (39.13%) Android
10 9 (39.13%) OO
10 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
11 7 (30.43%) Content Management
11 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
11 7 (30.43%) CentOS
11 7 (30.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 7 (30.43%) Appcelerator
12 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
12 5 (21.74%) Marketing
12 5 (21.74%) .NET
13 4 (17.39%) Web Development
13 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
13 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (13.04%) Social Media
14 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
14 3 (13.04%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (8.70%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (69.57%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (52.17%) MySQL
2 3 (13.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (30.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 3 (13.04%) Sublime Text
2 3 (13.04%) Dreamweaver
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) HTML
1 23 (100.00%) CSS
2 19 (82.61%) jQuery
3 18 (78.26%) HTML5
3 18 (78.26%) CSS3
4 10 (43.48%) Sass
5 5 (21.74%) .NET
6 4 (17.39%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) XHTML
7 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
7 3 (13.04%) Backbone.js
8 2 (8.70%) LESS
8 2 (8.70%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.70%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) Google Maps API
9 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (4.35%) Underscore.js
9 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (65.22%) User Experience
2 3 (13.04%) W3C
2 3 (13.04%) Open Source
2 3 (13.04%) Social Media
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Linux
2 9 (39.13%) Android
2 9 (39.13%) Apple iOS
3 7 (30.43%) CentOS
3 7 (30.43%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) OO
1 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
2 7 (30.43%) Content Management
3 5 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) TDD
5 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 2 (8.70%) Scrum
6 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (8.70%) Android Development
6 2 (8.70%) iOS Development
6 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 13 (56.52%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Appcelerator
2 2 (8.70%) Adobe
3 1 (4.35%) Google
Kent
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago