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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 96 80 74
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 14 23 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.21% 1.91% 0.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 2.02% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 6
Average salary £27,500 £43,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.41% +44.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
1115 1138 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.62% 94.60% 98.16%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1010 642
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £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
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 24 December 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 24 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
Tunbridge Wells +8 7 £27,500 -43.58%
Maidstone - 2 £55,000 - 1
Front-End Developer
South East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 29 (100.00%) HTML
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
2 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
3 24 (82.76%) jQuery
3 24 (82.76%) HTML5
3 24 (82.76%) CSS3
4 19 (65.52%) User Experience
5 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
6 13 (44.83%) PHP
7 12 (41.38%) MySQL
7 12 (41.38%) Linux
7 12 (41.38%) Android
8 11 (37.93%) .NET
9 10 (34.48%) Sass
10 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
10 9 (31.03%) OO
10 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
10 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
11 7 (24.14%) SEO
11 7 (24.14%) Content Management
11 7 (24.14%) Ubuntu
11 7 (24.14%) CentOS
11 7 (24.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 7 (24.14%) Appcelerator
12 6 (20.69%) Ajax
13 5 (17.24%) Java
13 5 (17.24%) Marketing
14 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
14 4 (13.79%) CMS
14 4 (13.79%) Google

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 2 (6.90%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.90%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.45%) Node.js
3 1 (3.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) MySQL
2 3 (10.34%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (13.79%) Visual Studio
3 3 (10.34%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (10.34%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 3 (10.34%) Games
3 2 (6.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (100.00%) CSS
1 29 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (82.76%) jQuery
2 24 (82.76%) HTML5
2 24 (82.76%) CSS3
3 11 (37.93%) .NET
4 10 (34.48%) Sass
5 9 (31.03%) ASP.NET
6 6 (20.69%) Ajax
7 4 (13.79%) .NET Framework
7 4 (13.79%) AngularJS
7 4 (13.79%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (10.34%) Backbone.js
9 2 (6.90%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) XML
9 2 (6.90%) XHTML
10 1 (3.45%) Google Maps API
10 1 (3.45%) LESS
10 1 (3.45%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (65.52%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Social Network
3 3 (10.34%) iPhone
3 3 (10.34%) Open Source
3 3 (10.34%) Social Media
3 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.34%) W3C
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
1 12 (41.38%) Android
2 9 (31.03%) Apple iOS
3 7 (24.14%) CentOS
3 7 (24.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) OO
1 9 (31.03%) E-Commerce
2 7 (24.14%) SEO
2 7 (24.14%) Content Management
3 4 (13.79%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (13.79%) Web Application Development
4 3 (10.34%) Web Development
4 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Android Development
5 2 (6.90%) iOS Development
5 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.45%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 13 (44.83%) PHP
3 5 (17.24%) Java
4 2 (6.90%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Appcelerator
2 4 (13.79%) Google
3 2 (6.90%) EPiServer
3 2 (6.90%) Sitecore
3 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.45%) Adobe
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