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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 55 72 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 4 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.94% 1.53% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.60% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 0
Average salary £33,750 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
417 561 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.66% 95.57% 97.62%
Number of salaries quoted 356 472 398
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £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 17 April 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 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe
3 3 (60.00%) CMS
3 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (60.00%) Web Development
3 3 (60.00%) Graphic Design
3 3 (60.00%) Magento
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) WordPress
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (40.00%) Sitecore
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) PHP
4 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (40.00%) User Experience
4 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
4 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
5 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) Liquibase
5 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (60.00%) CMS
2 2 (40.00%) WordPress
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (20.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (20.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Liquibase
General
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
2 4 (80.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) Flash
4 1 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (40.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Usability Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Information Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
3 1 (20.00%) OO
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Web Design
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (40.00%) PHP
3 1 (20.00%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Sitecore