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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 166 145 146
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 17 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.45% 0.44% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.46% 0.46% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 13
Average salary £22,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.86% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £36,500 £33,700
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
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
3691 2594 2777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.88% 95.86% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2828 2070 2317
Average salary £40,000 £38,625 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.55% +4.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 30 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 43 (97.73%) CSS
3 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
4 30 (68.18%) jQuery
5 29 (65.91%) HTML5
6 24 (54.55%) CSS3
7 18 (40.91%) WordPress
8 17 (38.64%) Photoshop
8 17 (38.64%) CMS
9 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
10 13 (29.55%) Web Development
11 11 (25.00%) Adobe
12 9 (20.45%) Flash
12 9 (20.45%) Sass
12 9 (20.45%) LESS
13 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 8 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
14 7 (15.91%) Animation
14 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
14 7 (15.91%) ActionScript
14 7 (15.91%) Java
14 7 (15.91%) MailChimp
14 7 (15.91%) User Experience
14 7 (15.91%) ActionScript 3.0
14 7 (15.91%) ActionScript 2.0
15 5 (11.36%) PHP
15 5 (11.36%) Web Design
15 5 (11.36%) Advertising
15 5 (11.36%) Scrum
15 5 (11.36%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 18 (40.91%) WordPress
2 17 (38.64%) CMS
3 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
3 1 (2.27%) Drupal
3 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 17 (38.64%) Photoshop
2 8 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.55%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) MailChimp
2 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.27%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Eclipse
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (11.36%) Advertising
1 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 1 (2.27%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) HTML
2 43 (97.73%) CSS
3 30 (68.18%) jQuery
4 29 (65.91%) HTML5
5 24 (54.55%) CSS3
6 9 (20.45%) Sass
6 9 (20.45%) LESS
6 9 (20.45%) Flash
7 3 (6.82%) Backbone.js
7 3 (6.82%) XML
8 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.55%) SVG
8 2 (4.55%) Ajax
9 1 (2.27%) WPF
9 1 (2.27%) Symfony
9 1 (2.27%) Web Services
9 1 (2.27%) .NET
9 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.27%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.91%) Animation
1 7 (15.91%) User Experience
2 2 (4.55%) W3C
3 1 (2.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 13 (29.55%) Web Development
3 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.36%) Scrum
4 5 (11.36%) Web Design
5 3 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.82%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Volume Testing
5 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
6 2 (4.55%) Time Management
6 2 (4.55%) MVC
6 2 (4.55%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) OO
7 1 (2.27%) Content Management
7 1 (2.27%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.27%) UX Design
7 1 (2.27%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (2.27%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (70.45%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.91%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) ActionScript
2 7 (15.91%) ActionScript 3.0
2 7 (15.91%) ActionScript 2.0
3 5 (11.36%) PHP
4 3 (6.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.27%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) WCAG
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) Apple
3 1 (2.27%) Open Text
3 1 (2.27%) RedDot
3 1 (2.27%) EPiServer
3 1 (2.27%) Appcelerator
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago