The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 39 57 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 18 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 4.56% 0.26% 3.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.59% 0.26% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 8
Average salary £40,000 - £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
392 385 518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 99.24% 100.00% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 348 324 435
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Leicester

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Leicester

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 31 (91.18%) CSS
3 27 (79.41%) HTML5
4 26 (76.47%) Front End Development
5 24 (70.59%) CSS3
5 24 (70.59%) jQuery
6 19 (55.88%) AngularJS
7 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
7 14 (41.18%) User Experience
8 13 (38.24%) KnockoutJS
8 13 (38.24%) Backbone.js
9 12 (35.29%) Sass
9 12 (35.29%) MVC
10 11 (32.35%) OO
10 11 (32.35%) Web Development
11 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
11 9 (26.47%) .NET
11 9 (26.47%) SEO
11 9 (26.47%) LESS
12 8 (23.53%) React
12 8 (23.53%) TDD
12 8 (23.53%) Java
12 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
13 7 (20.59%) MVVM
13 7 (20.59%) Mocha
13 7 (20.59%) Selenium
13 7 (20.59%) CMS
13 7 (20.59%) Karma Test Runner
13 7 (20.59%) Jasmine

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Leicester region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (20.59%) CMS
2 2 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) GitHub
2 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.59%) Jasmine
2 7 (20.59%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (20.59%) Mocha
2 7 (20.59%) Selenium
3 5 (14.71%) QUnit
3 5 (14.71%) Subversion
4 2 (5.88%) Grunt
4 2 (5.88%) Yeoman
General
1 4 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (5.88%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (91.18%) CSS
1 31 (91.18%) HTML
2 27 (79.41%) HTML5
3 24 (70.59%) CSS3
3 24 (70.59%) jQuery
4 19 (55.88%) AngularJS
5 13 (38.24%) Backbone.js
5 13 (38.24%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (35.29%) Sass
7 9 (26.47%) .NET
7 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
7 9 (26.47%) LESS
8 8 (23.53%) React
9 6 (17.65%) JSON
10 5 (14.71%) Apache Flex
10 5 (14.71%) D3.js
10 5 (14.71%) Handlebars
10 5 (14.71%) Raphaël
10 5 (14.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (14.71%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (41.18%) User Experience
2 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 3 (8.82%) W3C
4 1 (2.94%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.94%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (76.47%) Front End Development
2 14 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (35.29%) MVC
4 11 (32.35%) OO
4 11 (32.35%) Web Development
5 9 (26.47%) SEO
6 8 (23.53%) TDD
7 7 (20.59%) MVVM
8 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (14.71%) Asset Management
9 5 (14.71%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce
9 5 (14.71%) Kalman Filter
9 5 (14.71%) SOLID
9 5 (14.71%) Web Design
10 4 (11.76%) Unit Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Automated Testing
11 3 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (8.82%) Data Analysis
11 3 (8.82%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 34 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (23.53%) Java
3 6 (17.65%) PHP
4 5 (14.71%) C#
5 4 (11.76%) SQL
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe
3 1 (2.94%) Facebook
3 1 (2.94%) Google
3 1 (2.94%) Twitter