The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 94 90 71
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 5 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.49% 1.03% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.51% 1.07% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 7
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% -5.26%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Front-End Web 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
977 1123 738
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.88% 96.23% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 831 995 653
Average salary £41,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.74% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Kent

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 October 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 +26 4 £27,500 -26.66%
Front-End Web Developer
South East

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) CSS3
4 10 (55.56%) Ajax
5 9 (50.00%) Sass
5 9 (50.00%) User Experience
6 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (38.89%) Android
8 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
9 5 (27.78%) LESS
9 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
9 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
9 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
9 5 (27.78%) OO
9 5 (27.78%) Social Network
9 5 (27.78%) SEO
10 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
10 4 (22.22%) Linux
10 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
10 4 (22.22%) MySQL
10 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
10 4 (22.22%) PHP
10 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (22.22%) Grunt

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
1 5 (27.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (22.22%) Jasmine
2 4 (22.22%) Grunt
3 2 (11.11%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (5.56%) Sinon.JS
General
1 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) jQuery
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
3 13 (72.22%) CSS3
4 10 (55.56%) Ajax
5 9 (50.00%) Sass
6 8 (44.44%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 5 (27.78%) ASP.NET
8 5 (27.78%) Backbone.js
8 5 (27.78%) LESS
9 3 (16.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (11.11%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) User Experience
2 5 (27.78%) Social Network
3 4 (22.22%) Inversion of Control
3 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 3 (16.67%) iPhone
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Android
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Apple iOS
3 2 (11.11%) Ubuntu
3 2 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 5 (27.78%) OO
2 5 (27.78%) SEO
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Web Development
4 2 (11.11%) Android Development
4 2 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (5.56%) OOP
5 1 (5.56%) MVVM
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (22.22%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Appcelerator