The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 147 139 128
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 26 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.68% 0.53% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.55% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 22 11 16
Average salary £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,900 £29,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3714 2709 2394
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.57% 96.10% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2991 2199 2062
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Front-End Developer
West Yorkshire

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 16 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 51 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 51 (100.00%) HTML
1 51 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (70.59%) jQuery
3 33 (64.71%) PHP
4 22 (43.14%) HTML5
5 20 (39.22%) CSS3
6 16 (31.37%) Web Development
7 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
8 14 (27.45%) CMS
9 13 (25.49%) Python
9 13 (25.49%) WordPress
9 13 (25.49%) Ruby
10 12 (23.53%) ActionScript 3.0
10 12 (23.53%) Objective-C
10 12 (23.53%) ActionScript
10 12 (23.53%) Java
11 11 (21.57%) MySQL
11 11 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (19.61%) MVC
13 9 (17.65%) .NET
13 9 (17.65%) XML
13 9 (17.65%) XSLT
13 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
14 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (15.69%) OO
15 7 (13.73%) Content Management
15 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
15 7 (13.73%) Backbone.js
16 6 (11.76%) W3C

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (27.45%) CMS
2 13 (25.49%) WordPress
3 2 (3.92%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.96%) ColdFusion
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.96%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) MySQL
2 2 (3.92%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) Subversion
3 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.88%) Retail
2 2 (3.92%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (100.00%) HTML
1 51 (100.00%) CSS
2 36 (70.59%) jQuery
3 22 (43.14%) HTML5
4 20 (39.22%) CSS3
5 9 (17.65%) .NET
5 9 (17.65%) XML
5 9 (17.65%) XSLT
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 8 (15.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 7 (13.73%) Backbone.js
8 6 (11.76%) JSP
8 6 (11.76%) XHTML
9 5 (9.80%) MooTools
10 4 (7.84%) Sass
11 3 (5.88%) Ajax
11 3 (5.88%) LESS
12 2 (3.92%) Ember.js
12 2 (3.92%) Semantic HTML
12 2 (3.92%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) W3C
2 5 (9.80%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.84%) Open Source
4 2 (3.92%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (31.37%) Web Development
2 11 (21.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (19.61%) MVC
4 8 (15.69%) OO
5 7 (13.73%) Content Management
5 7 (13.73%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (7.84%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.96%) Scrum
8 1 (1.96%) Web Design
8 1 (1.96%) SEO
8 1 (1.96%) iOS Development
8 1 (1.96%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 51 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 33 (64.71%) PHP
3 13 (25.49%) Python
3 13 (25.49%) Ruby
4 12 (23.53%) ActionScript 3.0
4 12 (23.53%) Objective-C
4 12 (23.53%) ActionScript
4 12 (23.53%) Java
5 3 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago