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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 176 142 153
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 14 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.37% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.28% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 4
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,900 £27,900 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £31,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
3646 2490 2640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 96.71% 95.51% 96.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2839 1915 2153
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leeds

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
4 27 (65.85%) jQuery
5 24 (58.54%) HTML5
6 19 (46.34%) CSS3
7 15 (36.59%) WordPress
8 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
9 12 (29.27%) CMS
9 12 (29.27%) Web Development
10 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
11 9 (21.95%) PHP
12 7 (17.07%) Java
13 6 (14.63%) XML
13 6 (14.63%) Sass
13 6 (14.63%) LESS
13 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (12.20%) Advertising
14 5 (12.20%) Scrum
14 5 (12.20%) Web Design
14 5 (12.20%) Marketing
15 4 (9.76%) Adobe
15 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
15 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
15 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
16 3 (7.32%) C#
16 3 (7.32%) SQL
16 3 (7.32%) MySQL
16 3 (7.32%) XSLT
16 3 (7.32%) Flash

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (36.59%) WordPress
2 12 (29.27%) CMS
3 2 (4.88%) Joomla!
4 1 (2.44%) Drupal
4 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 10 (24.39%) Photoshop
2 3 (7.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
1 2 (4.88%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.44%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (12.20%) Advertising
1 5 (12.20%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Retail
3 1 (2.44%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 27 (65.85%) jQuery
4 24 (58.54%) HTML5
5 19 (46.34%) CSS3
6 6 (14.63%) XML
6 6 (14.63%) Sass
6 6 (14.63%) LESS
6 6 (14.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (9.76%) AngularJS
7 4 (9.76%) Backbone.js
8 3 (7.32%) XSLT
8 3 (7.32%) Flash
9 2 (4.88%) Web Services
9 2 (4.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 2 (4.88%) SVG
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) WPF
9 2 (4.88%) Ember.js
10 1 (2.44%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) Graphic Design
1 2 (4.88%) Animation
2 1 (2.44%) iPhone
2 1 (2.44%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Android
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Responsive Web Design
2 12 (29.27%) Web Development
3 5 (12.20%) Scrum
3 5 (12.20%) Web Design
4 4 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Volume Testing
5 3 (7.32%) Web Application Development
5 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (7.32%) MVC
6 1 (2.44%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.44%) Time Management
6 1 (2.44%) User Experience Design
6 1 (2.44%) MVVM
6 1 (2.44%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 28 (68.29%) JavaScript
2 9 (21.95%) PHP
3 7 (17.07%) Java
4 3 (7.32%) C#
4 3 (7.32%) SQL
5 2 (4.88%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 3.0
5 2 (4.88%) ActionScript 2.0
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) WCAG
Vendors
1 4 (9.76%) Adobe
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.44%) Appcelerator
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