The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 194 138 164
Rank change year-on-year
-56 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 693 923 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 2.09% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.58% 2.24% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 579 846 801
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
43977 41236 47790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.41% 93.48% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 36739 34601 41479
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 London

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in London

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in London

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in London

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London -3 158 £46,750 +3.88% 42
Kingston Upon Thames -11 8 £42,500 +25.00%
Wimbledon -8 5 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Hammersmith -5 3 £45,000 +23.28% 1
Wembley - 3 £35,000 -
Chiswick - 3 £37,500 -
Uxbridge 0 1 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Croydon -18 1 £40,000 -11.11%
Orpington - 1 £40,000 -
Surbiton - 1 £42,500 -
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1698 (97.42%) CSS
2 1675 (96.10%) JavaScript
3 1668 (95.70%) HTML
4 1185 (67.99%) HTML5
5 1057 (60.64%) jQuery
6 1022 (58.63%) CSS3
7 576 (33.05%) AngularJS
8 488 (28.00%) Backbone.js
9 401 (23.01%) MVC
10 397 (22.78%) OO
11 387 (22.20%) PHP
12 382 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
13 353 (20.25%) Sass
14 337 (19.33%) Git (software)
15 290 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
15 290 (16.64%) Ajax
16 286 (16.41%) Node.js
17 274 (15.72%) TDD
18 268 (15.38%) LESS
19 251 (14.40%) E-Commerce
20 247 (14.17%) XML
21 233 (13.37%) Java
22 224 (12.85%) Web Development
23 219 (12.56%) Degree
24 210 (12.05%) Photoshop
25 208 (11.93%) .NET
26 197 (11.30%) JSON
27 189 (10.84%) XHTML
28 187 (10.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
29 186 (10.67%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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
1 286 (16.41%) Node.js
2 174 (9.98%) CMS
3 107 (6.14%) WordPress
4 86 (4.93%) Drupal
5 52 (2.98%) Apache
6 45 (2.58%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.38%) Umbraco
8 23 (1.32%) Joomla!
9 19 (1.09%) Confluence
10 15 (0.86%) nginx
11 12 (0.69%) SAS
11 12 (0.69%) Tomcat
12 9 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 9 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
13 8 (0.46%) Elasticsearch
13 8 (0.46%) Content Management Server
14 6 (0.34%) MS Project Server
14 6 (0.34%) DNN
14 6 (0.34%) TeamSite
15 5 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 210 (12.05%) Photoshop
2 105 (6.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 37 (2.12%) Fireworks
4 25 (1.43%) MS Excel
5 22 (1.26%) InDesign
6 13 (0.75%) MS Office
7 8 (0.46%) MS Visio
8 6 (0.34%) MS Project
9 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
10 2 (0.11%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 35 (2.01%) Magento
2 28 (1.61%) Google Analytics
3 11 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (0.52%) osCommerce
5 8 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.057%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.61%) SaaS
1 28 (1.61%) Office 365
2 25 (1.43%) GitHub
3 10 (0.57%) Heroku
4 3 (0.17%) Google App Engine
4 3 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 71 (4.07%) Internet
2 48 (2.75%) HTTP
3 11 (0.63%) Intranet
4 9 (0.52%) SSL
5 8 (0.46%) FTP
6 6 (0.34%) SSH
7 5 (0.29%) DAB
7 5 (0.29%) SMTP
8 4 (0.23%) Broadband
8 4 (0.23%) Extranet
9 3 (0.17%) AMQP
10 2 (0.11%) SMS
11 1 (0.057%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (6.48%) MySQL
2 36 (2.07%) Relational Database
3 31 (1.78%) NoSQL
4 27 (1.55%) MongoDB
5 25 (1.43%) SQL Server
6 23 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
7 13 (0.75%) RDBMS
8 12 (0.69%) Big Data
9 6 (0.34%) Hadoop
10 5 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (0.23%) CouchDB
11 4 (0.23%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.23%) RavenDB
11 4 (0.23%) Redis
12 3 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.17%) SQLite
13 2 (0.11%) Apache Cassandra
13 2 (0.11%) SQL Server 2012
13 2 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.057%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 337 (19.33%) Git (software)
2 163 (9.35%) Subversion
3 147 (8.43%) Jasmine
4 131 (7.52%) Grunt
5 65 (3.73%) Mocha
6 58 (3.33%) QUnit
7 52 (2.98%) Jenkins
8 51 (2.93%) JIRA
9 42 (2.41%) Mercurial
10 41 (2.35%) JSUnit
11 38 (2.18%) Visual Studio
12 26 (1.49%) Cucumber
13 25 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
14 19 (1.09%) Ant
15 18 (1.03%) TortoiseSVN
16 17 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
17 16 (0.92%) Bower
18 15 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
18 15 (0.86%) Selenium
19 13 (0.75%) Eclipse
General
1 186 (10.67%) Marketing
2 136 (7.80%) Advertising
3 128 (7.34%) Finance
4 84 (4.82%) Games
5 64 (3.67%) Retail
6 41 (2.35%) Publishing
7 22 (1.26%) Banking
8 13 (0.75%) Telecoms
9 11 (0.63%) Legal
10 7 (0.40%) Multimedia
10 7 (0.40%) Automotive
10 7 (0.40%) Front Office
11 5 (0.29%) Law
12 4 (0.23%) Electronics
12 4 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
13 3 (0.17%) Back Office
14 2 (0.11%) Financial Institution
14 2 (0.11%) Manufacturing
14 2 (0.11%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.057%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1698 (97.42%) CSS
2 1668 (95.70%) HTML
3 1185 (67.99%) HTML5
4 1057 (60.64%) jQuery
5 1022 (58.63%) CSS3
6 576 (33.05%) AngularJS
7 488 (28.00%) Backbone.js
8 353 (20.25%) Sass
9 290 (16.64%) Ajax
10 268 (15.38%) LESS
11 247 (14.17%) XML
12 208 (11.93%) .NET
13 197 (11.30%) JSON
14 189 (10.84%) XHTML
15 187 (10.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 146 (8.38%) Web Services
17 140 (8.03%) Ember.js
18 116 (6.66%) ASP.NET
19 115 (6.60%) KnockoutJS
20 99 (5.68%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 116 (6.66%) Open Source
2 110 (6.31%) Mobile App
3 101 (5.79%) Computer Science
4 69 (3.96%) W3C
5 56 (3.21%) Social Media
6 31 (1.78%) Digital Media
7 28 (1.61%) Animation
8 24 (1.38%) Visualisation
9 22 (1.26%) Online Games
10 21 (1.20%) Graphic Design
11 18 (1.03%) iPad
12 16 (0.92%) Blog
12 16 (0.92%) Management Information System
13 14 (0.80%) BBC
13 14 (0.80%) Client/Server
13 14 (0.80%) GIS
13 14 (0.80%) Video on Demand
14 12 (0.69%) IPTV
14 12 (0.69%) RIA
15 10 (0.57%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 93 (5.34%) Apple iOS
2 88 (5.05%) Android
3 79 (4.53%) Linux
4 50 (2.87%) Windows
5 35 (2.01%) UNIX
6 2 (0.11%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.057%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.057%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.057%) CentOS
7 1 (0.057%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.057%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (23.01%) MVC
2 397 (22.78%) OO
3 382 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
4 290 (16.64%) Agile Software Development
5 274 (15.72%) TDD
6 251 (14.40%) E-Commerce
7 224 (12.85%) Web Development
8 173 (9.93%) Scrum
9 145 (8.32%) SEO
10 132 (7.57%) Unit Testing
11 119 (6.83%) Web Design
12 115 (6.60%) OOP
13 108 (6.20%) BDD
14 107 (6.14%) Content Management
15 103 (5.91%) Continuous Integration
16 83 (4.76%) Software Engineering
17 79 (4.53%) Analytics
18 58 (3.33%) Kanban
19 50 (2.87%) Project Management
20 49 (2.81%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 1675 (96.10%) JavaScript
2 387 (22.20%) PHP
3 233 (13.37%) Java
4 122 (7.00%) C#
5 111 (6.37%) Python
6 99 (5.68%) SQL
7 75 (4.30%) Ruby
8 27 (1.55%) XAML
9 22 (1.26%) ActionScript
10 21 (1.20%) C++
11 19 (1.09%) Scala
12 18 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
12 18 (1.03%) PHP5
12 18 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 18 (1.03%) Objective-C
13 15 (0.86%) VBScript
13 15 (0.86%) CoffeeScript
14 9 (0.52%) VB.NET
15 8 (0.46%) Groovy
16 7 (0.40%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 219 (12.56%) Degree
2 4 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.11%) MCTS
3 2 (0.11%) MCITP
3 2 (0.11%) MCP
3 2 (0.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (2.93%) QA
2 9 (0.52%) WCAG
3 5 (0.29%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.23%) WAI
5 1 (0.057%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.057%) Squid
Systems Management
1 13 (0.75%) Puppet
2 12 (0.69%) Vagrant
2 12 (0.69%) Capistrano
3 2 (0.11%) Plesk
4 1 (0.057%) YUM
4 1 (0.057%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 146 (8.38%) Adobe
2 80 (4.59%) Google
3 66 (3.79%) Twitter
4 56 (3.21%) Microsoft
5 49 (2.81%) Facebook
6 37 (2.12%) Sencha
7 30 (1.72%) Zend
8 27 (1.55%) Oracle
9 21 (1.20%) SAP
10 19 (1.09%) JD Edwards
11 13 (0.75%) hybris
12 12 (0.69%) Apple
13 9 (0.52%) EPiServer
14 8 (0.46%) Open Text
15 7 (0.40%) Salesforce.com
16 6 (0.34%) Atlassian
17 5 (0.29%) Sitecore
18 4 (0.23%) Omniture
18 4 (0.23%) IBM
19 3 (0.17%) Interwoven
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Austin Fraser
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £38000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Intelletect
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
IT People First
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talk Talk
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Parity Resources
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
X4 Group
Salary: Market related
Posted: 3 days ago