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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 186 139 159
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 657 891 804
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.58% 2.11% 1.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 2.25% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 536 744 744
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,100 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
38886 39658 42367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.72% 93.87% 94.39%
Number of salaries quoted 33086 32487 36434
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 January 2015. 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 -40 134 £47,000 +4.44% 24
Croydon - 2 £37,000 -
Clapham +3 1 £39,000 +30.00%
Kingston Upon Thames -4 1 £42,500 +30.76%
Surbiton -7 1 £42,500 -
Chiswick -8 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Hammersmith - 1 £45,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1278 (94.95%) JavaScript
2 1273 (94.58%) HTML
3 1271 (94.43%) CSS
4 848 (63.00%) HTML5
5 775 (57.58%) jQuery
6 739 (54.90%) CSS3
7 493 (36.63%) AngularJS
8 483 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
9 366 (27.19%) User Experience
10 354 (26.30%) Backbone.js
11 333 (24.74%) Sass
12 300 (22.29%) Responsive Web Design
13 288 (21.40%) MVC
14 287 (21.32%) Git (software)
15 261 (19.39%) PHP
16 236 (17.53%) TDD
17 233 (17.31%) OO
18 220 (16.34%) Photoshop
19 207 (15.38%) LESS
20 205 (15.23%) .NET
21 202 (15.01%) E-Commerce
22 200 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 199 (14.78%) Node.js
24 181 (13.45%) Web Development
25 179 (13.30%) Marketing
26 177 (13.15%) Finance
27 176 (13.08%) Java
28 173 (12.85%) Subversion
29 170 (12.63%) KnockoutJS
30 156 (11.59%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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
1 199 (14.78%) Node.js
2 151 (11.22%) CMS
3 116 (8.62%) WordPress
4 79 (5.87%) Drupal
5 38 (2.82%) Umbraco
6 31 (2.30%) SharePoint
7 14 (1.04%) Joomla!
8 13 (0.97%) Confluence
9 9 (0.67%) TeamSite
9 9 (0.67%) JBoss
9 9 (0.67%) Apache
9 9 (0.67%) WebLogic
10 8 (0.59%) nginx
11 6 (0.45%) SAS
12 5 (0.37%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (0.22%) Adobe CQ
13 3 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
13 3 (0.22%) MS Project Server
13 3 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 220 (16.34%) Photoshop
2 111 (8.25%) Adobe Illustrator
3 38 (2.82%) Fireworks
4 26 (1.93%) InDesign
5 21 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 8 (0.59%) MS Excel
7 6 (0.45%) MS Office
8 4 (0.30%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.22%) MS Project
10 2 (0.15%) HipChat
11 1 (0.074%) CorelDRAW
11 1 (0.074%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 68 (5.05%) Magento
2 18 (1.34%) Google Analytics
3 6 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.15%) Tridion
5 1 (0.074%) SiteCatalyst
5 1 (0.074%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 26 (1.93%) GitHub
2 17 (1.26%) Office 365
3 11 (0.82%) SaaS
4 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.45%) OpenShift
6 4 (0.30%) Basecamp
7 2 (0.15%) MailChimp
8 1 (0.074%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 64 (4.75%) HTTP
2 60 (4.46%) Internet
3 15 (1.11%) Broadband
4 10 (0.74%) FTP
4 10 (0.74%) SMTP
4 10 (0.74%) SSH
5 8 (0.59%) Intranet
6 2 (0.15%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.15%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (4.53%) MySQL
2 34 (2.53%) Relational Database
3 23 (1.71%) SQL Server
4 14 (1.04%) Big Data
5 12 (0.89%) RDBMS
5 12 (0.89%) MongoDB
6 9 (0.67%) DB2
7 7 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (0.45%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.37%) Triplestore
9 5 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.30%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (0.30%) Impala
11 2 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.074%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.074%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.074%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 287 (21.32%) Git (software)
2 173 (12.85%) Subversion
3 109 (8.10%) Grunt
4 106 (7.88%) Jasmine
5 53 (3.94%) Mocha
6 48 (3.57%) Jenkins
7 44 (3.27%) Selenium
8 36 (2.67%) PhantomJS
9 32 (2.38%) Karma Test Runner
9 32 (2.38%) Maven
9 32 (2.38%) JIRA
10 24 (1.78%) Cucumber
11 22 (1.63%) Axure RP
12 19 (1.41%) HttpUnit
13 18 (1.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 18 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (1.11%) QUnit
14 15 (1.11%) TortoiseSVN
14 15 (1.11%) JUnit
14 15 (1.11%) Bower
General
1 179 (13.30%) Marketing
2 177 (13.15%) Finance
3 113 (8.40%) Advertising
4 80 (5.94%) Games
5 79 (5.87%) Retail
6 26 (1.93%) Telecoms
7 22 (1.63%) Publishing
8 18 (1.34%) Banking
9 11 (0.82%) Automotive
10 9 (0.67%) Law
10 9 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.52%) Legal
12 6 (0.45%) Financial Institution
13 5 (0.37%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.30%) Investment Banking
15 3 (0.22%) Front Office
16 2 (0.15%) Back Office
17 1 (0.074%) Multimedia
17 1 (0.074%) French Language
17 1 (0.074%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1273 (94.58%) HTML
2 1271 (94.43%) CSS
3 848 (63.00%) HTML5
4 775 (57.58%) jQuery
5 739 (54.90%) CSS3
6 493 (36.63%) AngularJS
7 354 (26.30%) Backbone.js
8 333 (24.74%) Sass
9 207 (15.38%) LESS
10 205 (15.23%) .NET
11 200 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 170 (12.63%) KnockoutJS
13 156 (11.59%) Ajax
14 137 (10.18%) XML
15 113 (8.40%) JSON
16 111 (8.25%) XHTML
17 88 (6.54%) ASP.NET
18 77 (5.72%) Ember.js
19 64 (4.75%) REST
19 64 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 366 (27.19%) User Experience
2 131 (9.73%) Mobile App
3 58 (4.31%) Open Source
4 47 (3.49%) W3C
5 45 (3.34%) Social Media
6 42 (3.12%) Computer Science
7 38 (2.82%) Visualisation
8 34 (2.53%) Blog
9 31 (2.30%) Graphic Design
10 25 (1.86%) Hedge funds
11 24 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
12 21 (1.56%) iPhone
13 19 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
14 15 (1.11%) Online Games
15 14 (1.04%) Management Information System
15 14 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 11 (0.82%) Digital Media
16 11 (0.82%) FMCG
16 11 (0.82%) BBC
17 9 (0.67%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 81 (6.02%) Apple iOS
2 80 (5.94%) Android
3 48 (3.57%) Windows
4 46 (3.42%) Linux
5 26 (1.93%) UNIX
6 7 (0.52%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.15%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (0.074%) webOS
8 1 (0.074%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 483 (35.88%) Agile Software Development
2 300 (22.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 288 (21.40%) MVC
4 236 (17.53%) TDD
5 233 (17.31%) OO
6 202 (15.01%) E-Commerce
7 181 (13.45%) Web Development
8 152 (11.29%) Scrum
9 129 (9.58%) Web Design
10 93 (6.91%) SEO
11 81 (6.02%) BDD
12 73 (5.42%) Unit Testing
13 60 (4.46%) Web Accessibility
13 60 (4.46%) Mentoring
14 57 (4.23%) Continuous Integration
14 57 (4.23%) MVVM
15 56 (4.16%) OOP
16 44 (3.27%) Kanban
16 44 (3.27%) Analytics
16 44 (3.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1278 (94.95%) JavaScript
2 261 (19.39%) PHP
3 176 (13.08%) Java
4 99 (7.36%) C#
5 62 (4.61%) SQL
6 47 (3.49%) Ruby
7 39 (2.90%) Objective-C
8 36 (2.67%) Python
9 18 (1.34%) PHP5
10 16 (1.19%) ActionScript
11 13 (0.97%) C++
12 8 (0.59%) C
12 8 (0.59%) ECMAScript
13 6 (0.45%) VB
13 6 (0.45%) Groovy
13 6 (0.45%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.37%) ActionScript 3.0
14 5 (0.37%) Bash Shell
15 4 (0.30%) Perl
15 4 (0.30%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 104 (7.73%) Degree
2 6 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.15%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.15%) MBA
4 1 (0.074%) AAT
4 1 (0.074%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.074%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.074%) MCTS
4 1 (0.074%) MCITP
4 1 (0.074%) OCP
4 1 (0.074%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.074%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (6.17%) QA
2 8 (0.59%) WAI
3 6 (0.45%) WCAG
4 2 (0.15%) SLA
5 1 (0.074%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.074%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 4 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (0.30%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
2 2 (0.15%) yum
2 2 (0.15%) Plesk
2 2 (0.15%) StatsD
2 2 (0.15%) Graphite
3 1 (0.074%) Ansible
Vendors
1 103 (7.65%) Adobe
2 60 (4.46%) Twitter
3 59 (4.38%) Google
4 50 (3.71%) Facebook
5 37 (2.75%) Microsoft
6 32 (2.38%) Zend
7 18 (1.34%) hybris
8 17 (1.26%) Apple
9 16 (1.19%) Oracle
10 11 (0.82%) EPiServer
11 8 (0.59%) Sencha
12 7 (0.52%) Sony
13 6 (0.45%) Yahoo!
13 6 (0.45%) New Relic
14 4 (0.30%) Sitecore
14 4 (0.30%) SmartFocus
15 3 (0.22%) Xamarin
15 3 (0.22%) FatWire
15 3 (0.22%) IBM
15 3 (0.22%) Salesforce.com
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