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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 77 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 22 15 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.98% 1.31% 1.95%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 1.35% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 21
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1057 1115 1039
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.23% 97.72% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 937 992 888
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
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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
Whitstable - 3 £30,000 -
Tonbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Tunbridge Wells - 2 £39,000 - 1
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
3 20 (55.56%) jQuery
4 17 (47.22%) Ajax
5 16 (44.44%) HTML5
5 16 (44.44%) CSS3
6 15 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (33.33%) Mobile Development
7 12 (33.33%) Magento
7 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
8 11 (30.56%) User Experience
9 10 (27.78%) PHP
10 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
10 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
11 7 (19.44%) XHTML
12 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
12 6 (16.67%) Marketing
12 6 (16.67%) Web Development
12 6 (16.67%) JIRA
13 5 (13.89%) Subversion
13 5 (13.89%) JSON
14 4 (11.11%) Online Marketing
14 4 (11.11%) SaaS
14 4 (11.11%) New Media
14 4 (11.11%) Retail
15 3 (8.33%) Flash
15 3 (8.33%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (5.56%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MySQL
1 3 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (16.67%) JIRA
3 5 (13.89%) Subversion
General
1 6 (16.67%) Marketing
2 4 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (2.78%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 20 (55.56%) jQuery
3 17 (47.22%) Ajax
4 16 (44.44%) HTML5
4 16 (44.44%) CSS3
5 9 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (19.44%) XHTML
7 5 (13.89%) JSON
8 3 (8.33%) Flash
8 3 (8.33%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) .NET
8 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
9 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
9 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (5.56%) Sass
9 2 (5.56%) LESS
10 1 (2.78%) Apache Flex
10 1 (2.78%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) New Media
3 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 12 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 12 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (16.67%) Web Development
4 4 (11.11%) Online Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) TDD
6 2 (5.56%) CRM
7 1 (2.78%) SEO
7 1 (2.78%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 34 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.78%) PHP
3 3 (8.33%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (5.56%) Adobe
1 2 (5.56%) Facebook
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago