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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 127 160 142
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 46 20 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.30% 0.53% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.34% 0.55% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 44 20 12
Average salary £36,250 £30,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £23,050
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £34,400
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +11.29%
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
3436 3624 2688
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.20% 96.77% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2720 2925 2173
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 April 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 71 (95.95%) JavaScript
2 58 (78.38%) CSS
3 56 (75.68%) HTML
4 48 (64.86%) jQuery
5 41 (55.41%) HTML5
6 31 (41.89%) CSS3
7 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (27.03%) TDD
8 20 (27.03%) MVC
8 20 (27.03%) CMS
8 20 (27.03%) AngularJS
9 19 (25.68%) Grunt
10 18 (24.32%) BDD
11 16 (21.62%) Photoshop
12 15 (20.27%) Apple iOS
12 15 (20.27%) Android
13 14 (18.92%) Flash
13 14 (18.92%) Sass
14 13 (17.57%) Bower
14 13 (17.57%) Adobe
14 13 (17.57%) Backbone.js
14 13 (17.57%) Responsive Web Design
15 12 (16.22%) Node.js
15 12 (16.22%) WordPress
15 12 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
15 12 (16.22%) SQL
15 12 (16.22%) Java
16 11 (14.86%) Web Design
16 11 (14.86%) Jasmine
16 11 (14.86%) Mocha

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (27.03%) CMS
2 12 (16.22%) WordPress
2 12 (16.22%) Node.js
3 6 (8.11%) Drupal
4 5 (6.76%) Umbraco
5 4 (5.41%) Apache Solr
6 1 (1.35%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (21.62%) Photoshop
2 12 (16.22%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (6.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.41%) MySQL
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (25.68%) Grunt
2 13 (17.57%) Bower
3 11 (14.86%) Mocha
3 11 (14.86%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.05%) Subversion
4 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.35%) Ant
5 1 (1.35%) JUnit
5 1 (1.35%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
5 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (9.46%) Marketing
2 1 (1.35%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (78.38%) CSS
2 56 (75.68%) HTML
3 48 (64.86%) jQuery
4 41 (55.41%) HTML5
5 31 (41.89%) CSS3
6 20 (27.03%) AngularJS
7 14 (18.92%) Sass
7 14 (18.92%) Flash
8 13 (17.57%) Backbone.js
9 9 (12.16%) Spring
10 6 (8.11%) XML
10 6 (8.11%) LESS
10 6 (8.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (6.76%) Hibernate
11 5 (6.76%) Grails
11 5 (6.76%) JSP
12 4 (5.41%) Spring MVC
12 4 (5.41%) Apache Flex
12 4 (5.41%) MooTools
12 4 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.86%) User Experience
2 6 (8.11%) Social Media
3 2 (2.70%) W3C
4 1 (1.35%) BBC
4 1 (1.35%) Blog
4 1 (1.35%) FMCG
4 1 (1.35%) Open Source
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 15 (20.27%) Android
1 15 (20.27%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.41%) Windows
3 1 (1.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.08%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (27.03%) TDD
2 20 (27.03%) MVC
3 18 (24.32%) BDD
4 13 (17.57%) Responsive Web Design
5 11 (14.86%) Web Design
5 11 (14.86%) Web Development
6 10 (13.51%) Validation
7 7 (9.46%) SEO
7 7 (9.46%) OO
8 6 (8.11%) E-Commerce
8 6 (8.11%) Time Management
8 6 (8.11%) Mobile Development
9 5 (6.76%) Web Application Development
9 5 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.41%) Configuration Management
10 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Volume Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Integration Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 71 (95.95%) JavaScript
2 12 (16.22%) Java
2 12 (16.22%) SQL
3 10 (13.51%) PHP
4 4 (5.41%) Groovy
5 3 (4.05%) Ruby
6 1 (1.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (1.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) WCAG
1 2 (2.70%) WAI
2 1 (1.35%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (17.57%) Adobe
2 10 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (5.41%) hybris
4 3 (4.05%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.70%) OpenText
5 2 (2.70%) RedDot
5 2 (2.70%) Google
5 2 (2.70%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.35%) Facebook
6 1 (1.35%) Twitter
6 1 (1.35%) BT
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Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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