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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 203 138 170
Rank change year-on-year
-65 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 674 935 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 2.09% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 2.23% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 553 862 785
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
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
42800 41894 47402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.51% 93.58% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 35694 35206 40977
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 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +1 162 £47,500 +11.76% 30
Hammersmith -2 9 £45,000 +23.28%
Orpington - 5 £40,000 -
Bromley - 4 £38,750 - 1
Uxbridge +3 3 £42,500 +34.92%
Wimbledon -11 2 £41,250 -21.42% 1
Kingston Upon Thames -11 2 £42,500 +25.00%
Chiswick - 2 £37,500 -
Wembley - 1 £35,000 -
Paddington - 1 £50,000 -
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 30 September 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 1600 (97.44%) CSS
2 1571 (95.68%) JavaScript
3 1568 (95.49%) HTML
4 1115 (67.90%) HTML5
5 997 (60.72%) jQuery
6 959 (58.40%) CSS3
7 580 (35.32%) AngularJS
8 541 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
9 450 (27.41%) Backbone.js
10 389 (23.69%) User Experience
11 381 (23.20%) MVC
12 379 (23.08%) OO
13 361 (21.99%) Responsive Web Design
14 353 (21.50%) Git (software)
15 348 (21.19%) PHP
16 347 (21.13%) Sass
17 263 (16.02%) Ajax
18 262 (15.96%) LESS
19 256 (15.59%) TDD
20 241 (14.68%) Node.js
21 235 (14.31%) XML
22 234 (14.25%) Photoshop
23 224 (13.64%) E-Commerce
24 214 (13.03%) Java
25 211 (12.85%) Web Development
26 208 (12.67%) Degree
27 194 (11.81%) .NET
28 187 (11.39%) JSON
29 184 (11.21%) Marketing
30 180 (10.96%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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
1 241 (14.68%) Node.js
2 172 (10.48%) CMS
3 105 (6.39%) WordPress
4 85 (5.18%) Drupal
5 47 (2.86%) Apache
6 31 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 24 (1.46%) Confluence
8 23 (1.40%) Joomla!
9 22 (1.34%) Umbraco
10 13 (0.79%) nginx
11 12 (0.73%) SAS
12 11 (0.67%) Tomcat
13 8 (0.49%) Content Management Server
13 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
15 6 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
16 5 (0.30%) TeamSite
16 5 (0.30%) WebSphere
16 5 (0.30%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 234 (14.25%) Photoshop
2 116 (7.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 46 (2.80%) Fireworks
4 32 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 25 (1.52%) InDesign
6 20 (1.22%) MS Excel
7 11 (0.67%) MS Office
8 7 (0.43%) MS Visio
9 5 (0.30%) MS Project
10 4 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
11 2 (0.12%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 36 (2.19%) Magento
2 28 (1.71%) Google Analytics
3 9 (0.55%) osCommerce
4 7 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.061%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.64%) GitHub
2 22 (1.34%) SaaS
3 17 (1.04%) Office 365
4 3 (0.18%) Heroku
4 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.12%) Google App Engine
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.12%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.12%) Basecamp
6 1 (0.061%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.93%) Internet
2 63 (3.84%) HTTP
3 12 (0.73%) FTP
4 10 (0.61%) Broadband
5 9 (0.55%) SMTP
5 9 (0.55%) SSL
5 9 (0.55%) SSH
6 8 (0.49%) Intranet
7 5 (0.30%) DAB
8 4 (0.24%) Extranet
9 3 (0.18%) AMQP
10 2 (0.12%) SMS
11 1 (0.061%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (6.27%) MySQL
2 36 (2.19%) Relational Database
3 24 (1.46%) SQL Server
4 22 (1.34%) MongoDB
5 19 (1.16%) NoSQL
5 19 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (0.79%) RDBMS
7 12 (0.73%) Big Data
8 5 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 4 (0.24%) RavenDB
9 4 (0.24%) Hadoop
9 4 (0.24%) CouchDB
10 3 (0.18%) SQLite
10 3 (0.18%) Triplestore
11 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 2 (0.12%) DB2
11 2 (0.12%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.12%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 353 (21.50%) Git (software)
2 180 (10.96%) Subversion
3 133 (8.10%) Jasmine
4 126 (7.67%) Grunt
5 59 (3.59%) Mocha
6 58 (3.53%) Jenkins
7 57 (3.47%) JIRA
8 48 (2.92%) QUnit
9 41 (2.50%) Mercurial
10 32 (1.95%) JSUnit
11 29 (1.77%) Cucumber
12 28 (1.71%) Visual Studio
13 22 (1.34%) TortoiseSVN
14 21 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
15 20 (1.22%) Ant
16 16 (0.97%) Karma Test Runner
17 15 (0.91%) PhantomJS
17 15 (0.91%) Selenium
17 15 (0.91%) Maven
18 14 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 184 (11.21%) Marketing
2 137 (8.34%) Advertising
3 126 (7.67%) Finance
4 78 (4.75%) Games
5 56 (3.41%) Retail
6 36 (2.19%) Publishing
7 25 (1.52%) Banking
8 14 (0.85%) Telecoms
9 9 (0.55%) Legal
10 8 (0.49%) Front Office
11 7 (0.43%) Automotive
12 6 (0.37%) Multimedia
13 4 (0.24%) Law
14 3 (0.18%) Back Office
14 3 (0.18%) Pharmaceutical
14 3 (0.18%) Financial Institution
15 2 (0.12%) Electronics
15 2 (0.12%) Interactive Media
16 1 (0.061%) Investment Banking
16 1 (0.061%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1600 (97.44%) CSS
2 1568 (95.49%) HTML
3 1115 (67.90%) HTML5
4 997 (60.72%) jQuery
5 959 (58.40%) CSS3
6 580 (35.32%) AngularJS
7 450 (27.41%) Backbone.js
8 347 (21.13%) Sass
9 263 (16.02%) Ajax
10 262 (15.96%) LESS
11 235 (14.31%) XML
12 194 (11.81%) .NET
13 187 (11.39%) JSON
14 177 (10.78%) XHTML
15 173 (10.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 143 (8.71%) Ember.js
17 129 (7.86%) KnockoutJS
18 128 (7.80%) Web Services
19 116 (7.06%) ASP.NET
20 96 (5.85%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 389 (23.69%) User Experience
2 111 (6.76%) Mobile App
3 104 (6.33%) Open Source
4 92 (5.60%) Computer Science
5 65 (3.96%) W3C
6 51 (3.11%) Social Media
7 45 (2.74%) Analytical Skills
8 28 (1.71%) Graphic Design
9 25 (1.52%) Visualisation
10 24 (1.46%) Digital Media
11 21 (1.28%) Animation
12 19 (1.16%) Online Games
12 19 (1.16%) Algorithms
13 17 (1.04%) Management Information System
14 16 (0.97%) BBC
15 15 (0.91%) RIA
15 15 (0.91%) Blog
16 14 (0.85%) iPad
17 13 (0.79%) Social Network
17 13 (0.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 102 (6.21%) Apple iOS
2 92 (5.60%) Android
3 63 (3.84%) Linux
4 57 (3.47%) Windows
5 30 (1.83%) UNIX
6 6 (0.37%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.061%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.061%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.061%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 541 (32.95%) Agile Software Development
2 381 (23.20%) MVC
3 379 (23.08%) OO
4 361 (21.99%) Responsive Web Design
5 256 (15.59%) TDD
6 224 (13.64%) E-Commerce
7 211 (12.85%) Web Development
8 171 (10.41%) Scrum
9 132 (8.04%) SEO
10 127 (7.73%) Unit Testing
11 116 (7.06%) Web Design
12 103 (6.27%) OOP
13 101 (6.15%) BDD
14 88 (5.36%) Content Management
15 84 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
16 80 (4.87%) Software Engineering
17 75 (4.57%) Mentoring
18 67 (4.08%) Analytics
19 61 (3.71%) Kanban
20 49 (2.98%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 1571 (95.68%) JavaScript
2 348 (21.19%) PHP
3 214 (13.03%) Java
4 118 (7.19%) C#
5 92 (5.60%) Python
6 76 (4.63%) Ruby
7 72 (4.38%) SQL
8 27 (1.64%) ActionScript
9 23 (1.40%) C++
9 23 (1.40%) Objective-C
10 22 (1.34%) PHP5
10 22 (1.34%) XAML
11 19 (1.16%) Scala
11 19 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
12 14 (0.85%) T-SQL
13 13 (0.79%) VBScript
14 9 (0.55%) VB.NET
14 9 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
15 8 (0.49%) ActionScript 2.0
15 8 (0.49%) C
Qualifications
1 208 (12.67%) Degree
2 4 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.12%) MBA
3 2 (0.12%) MCTS
3 2 (0.12%) MCITP
3 2 (0.12%) MCP
3 2 (0.12%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (3.29%) QA
2 8 (0.49%) WCAG
3 5 (0.30%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.24%) WAI
5 2 (0.12%) SLA
6 1 (0.061%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (0.73%) Capistrano
1 12 (0.73%) Puppet
1 12 (0.73%) Vagrant
2 4 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (0.18%) YUM
4 2 (0.12%) Plesk
5 1 (0.061%) ZABBIX
5 1 (0.061%) StatsD
Vendors
1 155 (9.44%) Adobe
2 77 (4.69%) Google
3 63 (3.84%) Twitter
4 53 (3.23%) Microsoft
5 49 (2.98%) Facebook
6 30 (1.83%) Sencha
7 28 (1.71%) Zend
8 27 (1.64%) Oracle
9 15 (0.91%) Apple
10 13 (0.79%) hybris
11 12 (0.73%) EPiServer
12 11 (0.67%) JD Edwards
12 11 (0.67%) SAP
13 8 (0.49%) Open Text
14 7 (0.43%) Sitecore
14 7 (0.43%) Atlassian
15 5 (0.30%) IBM
15 5 (0.30%) New Relic
16 4 (0.24%) ATG
16 4 (0.24%) Omniture
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Pension / Health / Gym
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 17 hours ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Capgemini Financial Services Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
West London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £48k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + + 10% Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Recital Consulting
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Trust In Soda
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago