The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 18 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 62 - 49
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.71% - 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 2
Average salary £30,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
558 438 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.38% 97.55% 94.15%
Number of salaries quoted 469 387 301
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Front-End Developer
Leicestershire

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Leicester

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Leicester

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
3 22 (78.57%) jQuery
4 20 (71.43%) HTML5
5 17 (60.71%) CSS3
5 17 (60.71%) C#
6 15 (53.57%) MVC
7 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
8 9 (32.14%) .NET
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) Ajax
9 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
9 8 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
10 7 (25.00%) WCF
10 7 (25.00%) UML
11 6 (21.43%) Scrum
11 6 (21.43%) XML
12 5 (17.86%) Retail
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) JSON
12 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
12 5 (17.86%) QA
12 5 (17.86%) Release Management
12 5 (17.86%) Android
12 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (17.86%) OWASP
12 5 (17.86%) Extreme Programming

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 3 (10.71%) WordPress
1 3 (10.71%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (39.29%) Visual Studio
2 8 (28.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (17.86%) Xcode
3 5 (17.86%) Eclipse
3 5 (17.86%) PhoneGap
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (3.57%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (3.57%) Selenium
General
1 5 (17.86%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) jQuery
3 20 (71.43%) HTML5
4 17 (60.71%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) .NET
6 8 (28.57%) Ajax
6 8 (28.57%) AngularJS
6 8 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
7 7 (25.00%) WCF
8 6 (21.43%) XML
9 5 (17.86%) JSON
9 5 (17.86%) SOAP
9 5 (17.86%) Web Services
9 5 (17.86%) iOS SDK
9 5 (17.86%) REST
9 5 (17.86%) Apache Cordova
9 5 (17.86%) Android SDK
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.71%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.57%) E-Learning
2 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
2 1 (3.57%) Physics
2 1 (3.57%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (17.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (53.57%) MVC
2 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.00%) UML
4 6 (21.43%) Scrum
5 5 (17.86%) Release Management
5 5 (17.86%) OWASP
5 5 (17.86%) Extreme Programming
5 5 (17.86%) Web Accessibility
6 2 (7.14%) Web Development
6 2 (7.14%) Web Design
6 2 (7.14%) Unit Testing
6 2 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (3.57%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.57%) SEO
7 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Content Management
7 1 (3.57%) Automated Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 17 (60.71%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Objective-C
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
5 2 (7.14%) XAML
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Telerik
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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