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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 184 160 171
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 716 868 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.64% 1.95% 1.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.74% 2.07% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 585 743 748
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 £30,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
41068 41891 44489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.90% 93.97% 94.41%
Number of salaries quoted 35022 34487 38469
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 £75,500 £75,000 £78,500
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -8 142 £50,000 +11.11% 18
Kingston Upon Thames +3 4 £42,500 +30.76%
Hammersmith -9 4 £45,000 +5.88%
Croydon +8 2 £37,000 -32.72%
Surbiton -2 2 £42,500 -
Uxbridge -2 2 £27,500 -31.25%
Bromley - 2 £40,000 - 1
Orpington - 2 £31,500 - 1
Chiswick -3 1 £50,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1329 (95.82%) CSS
2 1326 (95.60%) JavaScript
3 1313 (94.66%) HTML
4 868 (62.58%) HTML5
5 839 (60.49%) jQuery
6 768 (55.37%) CSS3
7 508 (36.63%) AngularJS
8 478 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
9 389 (28.05%) Backbone.js
10 364 (26.24%) User Experience
11 334 (24.08%) Sass
12 304 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
13 301 (21.70%) Git (software)
14 296 (21.34%) MVC
15 275 (19.83%) PHP
16 261 (18.82%) OO
17 238 (17.16%) TDD
18 213 (15.36%) Photoshop
19 210 (15.14%) LESS
20 205 (14.78%) E-Commerce
21 195 (14.06%) Java
22 190 (13.70%) Node.js
23 184 (13.27%) Marketing
24 183 (13.19%) .NET
25 178 (12.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 175 (12.62%) Subversion
27 172 (12.40%) Web Development
28 168 (12.11%) Ajax
29 166 (11.97%) Scrum
30 165 (11.90%) XML

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 190 (13.70%) Node.js
2 155 (11.18%) CMS
3 129 (9.30%) WordPress
4 93 (6.71%) Drupal
5 39 (2.81%) Umbraco
6 26 (1.87%) SharePoint
7 15 (1.08%) Joomla!
8 13 (0.94%) Apache
8 13 (0.94%) Confluence
9 12 (0.87%) SAS
10 11 (0.79%) Tomcat
11 10 (0.72%) JBoss
12 9 (0.65%) WebLogic
12 9 (0.65%) TeamSite
13 8 (0.58%) nginx
14 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.29%) Adobe CQ
15 4 (0.29%) Content Management Server
15 4 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 213 (15.36%) Photoshop
2 115 (8.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 39 (2.81%) Fireworks
4 30 (2.16%) InDesign
5 25 (1.80%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.72%) MS Office
6 10 (0.72%) MS Excel
7 4 (0.29%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.22%) MS Project
9 1 (0.072%) CorelDRAW
9 1 (0.072%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 65 (4.69%) Magento
2 20 (1.44%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.14%) osCommerce
3 2 (0.14%) Tridion
4 1 (0.072%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.072%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.24%) GitHub
2 17 (1.23%) Office 365
3 13 (0.94%) SaaS
4 6 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.22%) Basecamp
5 3 (0.22%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.072%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.072%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 72 (5.19%) Internet
2 60 (4.33%) HTTP
3 15 (1.08%) Broadband
4 11 (0.79%) SMTP
4 11 (0.79%) FTP
4 11 (0.79%) SSH
5 9 (0.65%) Intranet
6 4 (0.29%) Extranet
7 3 (0.22%) SSL
8 2 (0.14%) DAB
9 1 (0.072%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (0.072%) LDAP
9 1 (0.072%) NFC
9 1 (0.072%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (4.90%) MySQL
2 37 (2.67%) Relational Database
3 26 (1.87%) SQL Server
4 16 (1.15%) RDBMS
5 14 (1.01%) Big Data
6 13 (0.94%) MongoDB
7 9 (0.65%) DB2
8 7 (0.50%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.50%) NoSQL
9 5 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 5 (0.36%) Triplestore
10 4 (0.29%) Impala
10 4 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.072%) CouchDB
12 1 (0.072%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.072%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.072%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.072%) RavenDB
12 1 (0.072%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 301 (21.70%) Git (software)
2 175 (12.62%) Subversion
3 110 (7.93%) Jasmine
4 95 (6.85%) Grunt
5 52 (3.75%) Mocha
6 48 (3.46%) Jenkins
7 46 (3.32%) JIRA
8 34 (2.45%) Maven
9 32 (2.31%) Selenium
10 30 (2.16%) PhantomJS
11 25 (1.80%) Cucumber
12 24 (1.73%) TortoiseSVN
12 24 (1.73%) Karma Test Runner
13 23 (1.66%) QUnit
14 22 (1.59%) Mercurial
14 22 (1.59%) Axure RP
15 19 (1.37%) Bower
16 16 (1.15%) Balsamiq Mockups
17 15 (1.08%) JUnit
18 14 (1.01%) HttpUnit
General
1 184 (13.27%) Marketing
2 155 (11.18%) Finance
3 123 (8.87%) Advertising
4 74 (5.34%) Retail
5 72 (5.19%) Games
6 23 (1.66%) Publishing
6 23 (1.66%) Telecoms
7 20 (1.44%) Banking
8 7 (0.50%) Legal
9 6 (0.43%) Automotive
9 6 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (0.36%) Front Office
10 5 (0.36%) Multimedia
11 4 (0.29%) Law
12 3 (0.22%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.14%) Online Betting
13 2 (0.14%) Back Office
13 2 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1329 (95.82%) CSS
2 1313 (94.66%) HTML
3 868 (62.58%) HTML5
4 839 (60.49%) jQuery
5 768 (55.37%) CSS3
6 508 (36.63%) AngularJS
7 389 (28.05%) Backbone.js
8 334 (24.08%) Sass
9 210 (15.14%) LESS
10 183 (13.19%) .NET
11 178 (12.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 168 (12.11%) Ajax
13 165 (11.90%) XML
14 147 (10.60%) KnockoutJS
15 136 (9.81%) JSON
16 121 (8.72%) XHTML
17 97 (6.99%) Ember.js
18 87 (6.27%) ASP.NET
19 69 (4.97%) RESTful
20 64 (4.61%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 364 (26.24%) User Experience
2 107 (7.71%) Mobile App
3 58 (4.18%) Computer Science
4 53 (3.82%) Open Source
5 44 (3.17%) W3C
6 37 (2.67%) Graphic Design
7 36 (2.60%) Social Media
8 35 (2.52%) Visualisation
9 26 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
9 26 (1.87%) Blog
10 23 (1.66%) Hedge funds
11 22 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
12 20 (1.44%) Digital Media
13 18 (1.30%) Online Games
14 15 (1.08%) Management Information System
15 13 (0.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 12 (0.87%) FMCG
17 11 (0.79%) RIA
17 11 (0.79%) BBC
18 9 (0.65%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 78 (5.62%) Apple iOS
2 67 (4.83%) Android
3 54 (3.89%) Linux
4 51 (3.68%) Windows
5 33 (2.38%) UNIX
6 6 (0.43%) Windows Phone
7 2 (0.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.072%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.072%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (34.46%) Agile Software Development
2 304 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
3 296 (21.34%) MVC
4 261 (18.82%) OO
5 238 (17.16%) TDD
6 205 (14.78%) E-Commerce
7 172 (12.40%) Web Development
8 166 (11.97%) Scrum
9 110 (7.93%) Web Design
10 91 (6.56%) BDD
11 90 (6.49%) SEO
12 74 (5.34%) Mentoring
13 73 (5.26%) Unit Testing
14 64 (4.61%) OOP
15 58 (4.18%) Continuous Integration
16 57 (4.11%) Software Engineering
17 55 (3.97%) Kanban
18 53 (3.82%) Web Accessibility
19 48 (3.46%) MVVM
20 42 (3.03%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1326 (95.60%) JavaScript
2 275 (19.83%) PHP
3 195 (14.06%) Java
4 94 (6.78%) C#
5 63 (4.54%) Python
6 57 (4.11%) Ruby
7 56 (4.04%) SQL
8 44 (3.17%) Objective-C
9 26 (1.87%) PHP5
10 21 (1.51%) C++
11 17 (1.23%) ActionScript
12 9 (0.65%) C
13 8 (0.58%) ECMAScript
14 7 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (0.36%) ActionScript 2.0
15 5 (0.36%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.36%) VB.NET
16 4 (0.29%) VB
16 4 (0.29%) Perl
16 4 (0.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 134 (9.66%) Degree
2 3 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (0.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (0.14%) MBA
4 1 (0.072%) MCTS
4 1 (0.072%) MCITP
4 1 (0.072%) OCP
4 1 (0.072%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.072%) MCP
4 1 (0.072%) MCSE
4 1 (0.072%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (5.48%) QA
2 7 (0.50%) WAI
3 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.22%) SLA
5 1 (0.072%) WCAG
5 1 (0.072%) SNOMED CT
5 1 (0.072%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.072%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.22%) yum
2 3 (0.22%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
3 2 (0.14%) Plesk
3 2 (0.14%) StatsD
3 2 (0.14%) Graphite
4 1 (0.072%) Ansible
Vendors
1 127 (9.16%) Adobe
2 62 (4.47%) Twitter
3 52 (3.75%) Google
4 40 (2.88%) Facebook
5 36 (2.60%) Zend
6 31 (2.24%) Microsoft
7 20 (1.44%) hybris
8 18 (1.30%) Oracle
9 17 (1.23%) Sencha
10 9 (0.65%) EPiServer
10 9 (0.65%) Apple
11 6 (0.43%) New Relic
12 5 (0.36%) Atlassian
13 4 (0.29%) SmartFocus
13 4 (0.29%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.29%) IBM
13 4 (0.29%) Open Text
13 4 (0.29%) ION Trading
14 3 (0.22%) ATG
14 3 (0.22%) Yahoo!
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Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
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