The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 154 148 138
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 26 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.78% 0.86% 0.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.90% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 23
Average salary £30,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
Front-End Developer
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3244 3121 2848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.04% 96.18% 96.87%
Number of salaries quoted 2605 2441 2439
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 Leeds

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 36 (83.72%) HTML
3 33 (76.74%) CSS
4 28 (65.12%) jQuery
5 27 (62.79%) HTML5
6 22 (51.16%) CSS3
7 21 (48.84%) Photoshop
8 17 (39.53%) Flash
8 17 (39.53%) CMS
9 15 (34.88%) Adobe
9 15 (34.88%) Adobe Illustrator
9 15 (34.88%) WordPress
10 14 (32.56%) Sass
11 11 (25.58%) LESS
12 9 (20.93%) User Experience
12 9 (20.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (16.28%) PHP
14 7 (16.28%) ActionScript
14 7 (16.28%) MVC
14 7 (16.28%) TDD
14 7 (16.28%) Web Development
14 7 (16.28%) Animation
14 7 (16.28%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (16.28%) ActionScript 2.0
14 7 (16.28%) BDD
14 7 (16.28%) MailChimp
15 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
16 4 (9.30%) OO
16 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 17 (39.53%) CMS
2 15 (34.88%) WordPress
3 2 (4.65%) Node.js
3 2 (4.65%) Drupal
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (48.84%) Photoshop
2 15 (34.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (20.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.65%) Fireworks
5 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) MailChimp
2 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Ant
1 2 (4.65%) JUnit
1 2 (4.65%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.65%) IntelliJ
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.65%) Grunt
2 1 (2.33%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (6.98%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (83.72%) HTML
2 33 (76.74%) CSS
3 28 (65.12%) jQuery
4 27 (62.79%) HTML5
5 22 (51.16%) CSS3
6 17 (39.53%) Flash
7 14 (32.56%) Sass
8 11 (25.58%) LESS
9 4 (9.30%) AngularJS
9 4 (9.30%) Ajax
10 3 (6.98%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 2 (4.65%) EJB
11 2 (4.65%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.65%) Hibernate
11 2 (4.65%) Spring
11 2 (4.65%) JSON
11 2 (4.65%) JSTL
11 2 (4.65%) XHTML
11 2 (4.65%) JMS
11 2 (4.65%) JavaBeans
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) User Experience
2 7 (16.28%) Animation
3 2 (4.65%) W3C
3 2 (4.65%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
4 1 (2.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.33%) Blog
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (16.28%) TDD
2 7 (16.28%) MVC
2 7 (16.28%) Web Development
2 7 (16.28%) BDD
3 6 (13.95%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (9.30%) OO
4 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.98%) OOD
6 1 (2.33%) SEO
6 1 (2.33%) Web Design
6 1 (2.33%) Data Management
6 1 (2.33%) Content Management
6 1 (2.33%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.33%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.33%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.33%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 39 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 7 (16.28%) PHP
2 7 (16.28%) ActionScript
2 7 (16.28%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (16.28%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) WCAG
1 1 (2.33%) QA
Vendors
1 15 (34.88%) Adobe
2 1 (2.33%) Apple
2 1 (2.33%) Open Text
2 1 (2.33%) RedDot
2 1 (2.33%) Google
2 1 (2.33%) EPiServer
2 1 (2.33%) Facebook
2 1 (2.33%) Twitter
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
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Posted: 2 days ago
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