The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 49 64 60
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.46% 0.91% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.52% 0.93% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End 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
395 536 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 96.34% 97.81% 97.56%
Number of salaries quoted 320 473 315
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £23,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
3 4 (40.00%) PHP
4 3 (30.00%) CMS
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) WordPress
4 3 (30.00%) Magento
4 3 (30.00%) User Experience
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
5 2 (20.00%) Scrum
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Subversion
5 2 (20.00%) Content Management
5 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 2 (20.00%) Web Development
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Photoshop

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 (30.00%) CMS
1 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 2 (20.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (10.00%) Apache Solr
3 1 (10.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (10.00%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
2 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Liquibase
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) CSS
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (40.00%) HTML5
4 3 (30.00%) CSS3
4 3 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
6 1 (10.00%) Sass
6 1 (10.00%) RESTful
6 1 (10.00%) .NET
6 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
6 1 (10.00%) Web Services
6 1 (10.00%) XML
6 1 (10.00%) Flash
6 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) User Experience
2 2 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (10.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) OO
1 2 (20.00%) Scrum
1 2 (20.00%) Content Management
1 2 (20.00%) Web Development
1 2 (20.00%) Usability Testing
1 2 (20.00%) Information Architecture
1 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) TDD
2 1 (10.00%) OOP
2 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (10.00%) Time Management
2 1 (10.00%) Web Design
2 1 (10.00%) MVC
2 1 (10.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe
1 2 (20.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (10.00%) Facebook
2 1 (10.00%) Twitter
2 1 (10.00%) Google
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