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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 198 145 169
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 666 941 818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.49% 2.07% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.59% 2.21% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 549 846 763
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +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
41989 42637 45857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.67% 93.89% 94.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35276 35908 39523
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 +3 148 £47,500 +11.76% 31
Hammersmith +2 10 £45,000 +12.50%
Orpington - 6 £40,000 -
Uxbridge +3 5 £27,500 -29.48% 2
Bromley - 5 £38,750 - 1
Kingston Upon Thames -8 3 £42,500 +25.00%
Paddington -2 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Wimbledon -19 1 £42,500 -19.04%
Chiswick - 1 £37,500 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Surbiton - 1 £42,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1505 (97.03%) CSS
2 1479 (95.36%) HTML
3 1478 (95.29%) JavaScript
4 1044 (67.31%) HTML5
5 953 (61.44%) jQuery
6 893 (57.58%) CSS3
7 563 (36.30%) AngularJS
8 513 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
9 423 (27.27%) Backbone.js
10 387 (24.95%) User Experience
11 363 (23.40%) MVC
12 361 (23.28%) Responsive Web Design
13 343 (22.11%) Git (software)
13 343 (22.11%) Sass
14 335 (21.60%) OO
15 317 (20.44%) PHP
16 254 (16.38%) LESS
17 240 (15.47%) Photoshop
18 232 (14.96%) TDD
19 227 (14.64%) Ajax
20 222 (14.31%) Node.js
21 217 (13.99%) XML
22 213 (13.73%) E-Commerce
23 200 (12.89%) Java
24 197 (12.70%) Web Development
25 188 (12.12%) Marketing
26 186 (11.99%) .NET
27 183 (11.80%) Degree
28 181 (11.67%) Subversion
29 175 (11.28%) CMS

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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
1 222 (14.31%) Node.js
2 175 (11.28%) CMS
3 109 (7.03%) WordPress
4 98 (6.32%) Drupal
5 42 (2.71%) Apache
6 30 (1.93%) Umbraco
6 30 (1.93%) SharePoint
7 25 (1.61%) Joomla!
7 25 (1.61%) Confluence
8 13 (0.84%) SAS
8 13 (0.84%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.64%) nginx
10 9 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (0.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 7 (0.45%) Content Management Server
12 6 (0.39%) JBoss
12 6 (0.39%) WebSphere
12 6 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
12 6 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
13 5 (0.32%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 240 (15.47%) Photoshop
2 125 (8.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 53 (3.42%) Fireworks
4 30 (1.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 29 (1.87%) InDesign
6 20 (1.29%) MS Excel
7 11 (0.71%) MS Office
8 6 (0.39%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.26%) MS Project
10 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 42 (2.71%) Magento
2 26 (1.68%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.58%) osCommerce
4 5 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.064%) AWD
5 1 (0.064%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 32 (2.06%) GitHub
2 20 (1.29%) SaaS
3 17 (1.10%) Office 365
4 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.13%) Basecamp
5 2 (0.13%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.13%) Heroku
6 1 (0.064%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 86 (5.54%) Internet
2 67 (4.32%) HTTP
3 13 (0.84%) Broadband
4 12 (0.77%) FTP
5 10 (0.64%) SMTP
5 10 (0.64%) SSH
6 9 (0.58%) SSL
6 9 (0.58%) Intranet
7 4 (0.26%) Extranet
7 4 (0.26%) DAB
8 3 (0.19%) AMQP
9 2 (0.13%) SMS
10 1 (0.064%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (5.54%) MySQL
2 39 (2.51%) Relational Database
3 27 (1.74%) SQL Server
4 19 (1.23%) MongoDB
5 16 (1.03%) RDBMS
5 16 (1.03%) NoSQL
6 13 (0.84%) Big Data
6 13 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.32%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (0.32%) DB2
8 4 (0.26%) Triplestore
9 3 (0.19%) RavenDB
9 3 (0.19%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.13%) Redis
10 2 (0.13%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.13%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.13%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.064%) Impala
Development Applications
1 343 (22.11%) Git (software)
2 181 (11.67%) Subversion
3 124 (7.99%) Jasmine
4 110 (7.09%) Grunt
5 56 (3.61%) Jenkins
6 55 (3.55%) JIRA
7 54 (3.48%) Mocha
8 42 (2.71%) QUnit
9 39 (2.51%) Mercurial
10 28 (1.81%) Cucumber
11 26 (1.68%) TortoiseSVN
12 25 (1.61%) JSUnit
13 21 (1.35%) Maven
13 21 (1.35%) Visual Studio
14 20 (1.29%) Dreamweaver
14 20 (1.29%) Ant
14 20 (1.29%) Selenium
15 17 (1.10%) Axure RP
15 17 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
16 16 (1.03%) Bower
General
1 188 (12.12%) Marketing
2 143 (9.22%) Finance
3 135 (8.70%) Advertising
4 74 (4.77%) Games
5 47 (3.03%) Retail
6 36 (2.32%) Publishing
7 28 (1.81%) Banking
8 19 (1.23%) Telecoms
9 8 (0.52%) Legal
10 7 (0.45%) Automotive
10 7 (0.45%) Front Office
11 6 (0.39%) Multimedia
12 5 (0.32%) Back Office
13 3 (0.19%) Law
13 3 (0.19%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
14 2 (0.13%) Electronics
14 2 (0.13%) Interactive Media
15 1 (0.064%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1505 (97.03%) CSS
2 1479 (95.36%) HTML
3 1044 (67.31%) HTML5
4 953 (61.44%) jQuery
5 893 (57.58%) CSS3
6 563 (36.30%) AngularJS
7 423 (27.27%) Backbone.js
8 343 (22.11%) Sass
9 254 (16.38%) LESS
10 227 (14.64%) Ajax
11 217 (13.99%) XML
12 186 (11.99%) .NET
13 169 (10.90%) JSON
14 168 (10.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 159 (10.25%) XHTML
16 131 (8.45%) Ember.js
17 125 (8.06%) KnockoutJS
18 124 (7.99%) Web Services
19 110 (7.09%) ASP.NET
20 92 (5.93%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 387 (24.95%) User Experience
2 112 (7.22%) Mobile App
3 100 (6.45%) Open Source
4 83 (5.35%) Computer Science
5 53 (3.42%) W3C
6 44 (2.84%) Social Media
7 36 (2.32%) Analytical Skills
8 32 (2.06%) Graphic Design
9 30 (1.93%) Visualisation
10 23 (1.48%) Digital Media
11 20 (1.29%) Online Games
12 18 (1.16%) Animation
13 17 (1.10%) Management Information System
13 17 (1.10%) Algorithms
14 15 (0.97%) RIA
14 15 (0.97%) BBC
15 13 (0.84%) iPad
15 13 (0.84%) Enterprise Software
16 12 (0.77%) Client/Server
16 12 (0.77%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 100 (6.45%) Apple iOS
2 91 (5.87%) Android
3 65 (4.19%) Linux
4 60 (3.87%) Windows
5 33 (2.13%) UNIX
6 6 (0.39%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.064%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.064%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.064%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 513 (33.08%) Agile Software Development
2 363 (23.40%) MVC
3 361 (23.28%) Responsive Web Design
4 335 (21.60%) OO
5 232 (14.96%) TDD
6 213 (13.73%) E-Commerce
7 197 (12.70%) Web Development
8 167 (10.77%) Scrum
9 122 (7.87%) Web Design
10 117 (7.54%) SEO
11 111 (7.16%) Unit Testing
12 92 (5.93%) BDD
13 86 (5.54%) OOP
14 81 (5.22%) Software Engineering
15 76 (4.90%) Mentoring
16 70 (4.51%) Continuous Integration
17 69 (4.45%) Content Management
18 59 (3.80%) Kanban
18 59 (3.80%) Analytics
19 53 (3.42%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1478 (95.29%) JavaScript
2 317 (20.44%) PHP
3 200 (12.89%) Java
4 109 (7.03%) C#
5 88 (5.67%) Python
6 74 (4.77%) Ruby
7 63 (4.06%) SQL
8 33 (2.13%) Objective-C
9 26 (1.68%) ActionScript
10 24 (1.55%) C++
11 23 (1.48%) PHP5
12 20 (1.29%) XAML
13 16 (1.03%) Scala
13 16 (1.03%) ActionScript 3.0
14 12 (0.77%) VBScript
15 10 (0.64%) T-SQL
16 9 (0.58%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.52%) C
17 8 (0.52%) ECMAScript
17 8 (0.52%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 183 (11.80%) Degree
2 4 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.13%) MCSE
3 2 (0.13%) MCP
3 2 (0.13%) MBA
3 2 (0.13%) MCITP
3 2 (0.13%) MCTS
4 1 (0.064%) OCP
4 1 (0.064%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.064%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.68%) QA
2 6 (0.39%) WCAG
3 5 (0.32%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.19%) WAI
4 3 (0.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.064%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (0.58%) Vagrant
1 9 (0.58%) Capistrano
1 9 (0.58%) Puppet
2 5 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.19%) YUM
4 2 (0.13%) ZABBIX
4 2 (0.13%) Plesk
4 2 (0.13%) StatsD
5 1 (0.064%) Ansible
Vendors
1 149 (9.61%) Adobe
2 73 (4.71%) Google
3 66 (4.26%) Twitter
4 50 (3.22%) Facebook
5 48 (3.09%) Microsoft
6 34 (2.19%) Zend
7 27 (1.74%) Sencha
8 20 (1.29%) Oracle
9 16 (1.03%) Apple
10 14 (0.90%) hybris
11 11 (0.71%) EPiServer
12 7 (0.45%) Sitecore
12 7 (0.45%) Atlassian
12 7 (0.45%) Open Text
13 6 (0.39%) IBM
13 6 (0.39%) New Relic
14 5 (0.32%) ATG
14 5 (0.32%) JD Edwards
14 5 (0.32%) SAP
15 4 (0.26%) DoubleClick
London
Annapurna
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Source
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £28000 to £40000 per annum - big bonuses!
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £25000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum + BENEFITS AND BONUS
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Fraser Munro IT Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits+Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Camden, London
Dr Martens
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Nexere Consulting Limited
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago