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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 134 203 140
Rank change year-on-year
+69 -63
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 1035 681 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 2.36% 1.48% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.53% 1.58% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 905 567 868
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,650
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
40877 42981 40955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.19% 93.47% 93.47%
Number of salaries quoted 34929 35901 34378
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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
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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 +51 186 £47,500 - 32
Twickenham - 9 £37,000 - 1
Westminster - 7 £32,500 -
Bromley - 6 £48,750 - 1
Harrow - 6 £40,000 -
Teddington - 6 £40,250 -
Kingston Upon Thames +4 5 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Hammersmith +1 4 £120,000 +166.66%
Ealing - 4 £52,500 -
Uxbridge +2 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Feltham - 2 £51,500 - 1
Paddington +2 1 £45,000 -10.00%
Wimbledon -6 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Southwark - 1 £57,500 -
Barking - 1 £45,000 -
Brentford - 1 £22,500 -
Ruislip - 1 £40,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 1844 (94.03%) HTML
2 1837 (93.68%) CSS
3 1806 (92.10%) JavaScript
4 1335 (68.08%) HTML5
5 1106 (56.40%) CSS3
6 1025 (52.27%) AngularJS
7 989 (50.43%) jQuery
8 867 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
9 555 (28.30%) Sass
10 505 (25.75%) User Experience
11 484 (24.68%) Backbone.js
12 423 (21.57%) Node.js
13 395 (20.14%) Git (software)
14 391 (19.94%) Responsive Web Design
15 376 (19.17%) LESS
16 367 (18.71%) MVC
17 366 (18.66%) OO
18 362 (18.46%) TDD
19 346 (17.64%) E-Commerce
20 340 (17.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 325 (16.57%) PHP
22 286 (14.58%) Grunt
23 263 (13.41%) Web Development
24 256 (13.05%) Finance
25 229 (11.68%) Photoshop
26 228 (11.63%) Scrum
27 216 (11.01%) .NET
28 208 (10.61%) Degree
29 201 (10.25%) Marketing
30 197 (10.05%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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
1 423 (21.57%) Node.js
2 160 (8.16%) CMS
3 106 (5.41%) WordPress
4 49 (2.50%) Drupal
5 28 (1.43%) Umbraco
6 16 (0.82%) SharePoint
7 15 (0.76%) Sitecore CMS
7 15 (0.76%) Kentico
8 14 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
9 12 (0.61%) Tomcat
10 11 (0.56%) Joomla!
11 8 (0.41%) Sitefinity
11 8 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 7 (0.36%) Immediacy CMS
12 7 (0.36%) DNN
13 6 (0.31%) WebSphere
13 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.15%) Facebook Platform
14 3 (0.15%) IIS
14 3 (0.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 229 (11.68%) Photoshop
2 65 (3.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 15 (0.76%) MS Excel
5 10 (0.51%) Fireworks
6 8 (0.41%) InDesign
7 7 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
7 7 (0.36%) Acrobat
7 7 (0.36%) MS Office
8 5 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 19 (0.97%) Magento
2 2 (0.10%) Tridion
3 1 (0.051%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.051%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.051%) Shopify
3 1 (0.051%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 76 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
2 69 (3.52%) GitHub
3 63 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 26 (1.33%) SaaS
5 13 (0.66%) Google Analytics
6 7 (0.36%) Office 365
7 4 (0.20%) Firebase
7 4 (0.20%) Amazon SQS
7 4 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.15%) Heroku
9 2 (0.10%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.051%) Google App Engine
10 1 (0.051%) Adobe Analytics
10 1 (0.051%) Google Compute Engine
10 1 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.051%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 41 (2.09%) Internet
2 33 (1.68%) HTTP
3 20 (1.02%) HTTPS
4 7 (0.36%) FTP
5 6 (0.31%) Intranet
5 6 (0.31%) Broadband
6 5 (0.25%) DNS
6 5 (0.25%) SSL
7 4 (0.20%) SSH
8 2 (0.10%) UMTS
9 1 (0.051%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (3.52%) MySQL
2 33 (1.68%) Big Data
3 29 (1.48%) SQL Server
4 28 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 15 (0.76%) NoSQL
6 10 (0.51%) SQLite
6 10 (0.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
7 9 (0.46%) Data Warehouse
7 9 (0.46%) Star Schema
7 9 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 9 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (0.46%) Redis
8 7 (0.36%) Relational Database
8 7 (0.36%) PostgreSQL
8 7 (0.36%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.31%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.15%) HBase
11 2 (0.10%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 395 (20.14%) Git (software)
2 286 (14.58%) Grunt
3 156 (7.96%) Jasmine
4 132 (6.73%) gulp
5 122 (6.22%) Bower
6 108 (5.51%) Subversion
7 49 (2.50%) Jenkins
8 42 (2.14%) Selenium
9 40 (2.04%) QUnit
10 36 (1.84%) Karma Test Runner
10 36 (1.84%) Mocha
11 24 (1.22%) JIRA
12 21 (1.07%) PhantomJS
13 18 (0.92%) Maven
14 16 (0.82%) Visual Studio
15 15 (0.76%) webpack
16 13 (0.66%) Axure RP
17 11 (0.56%) Cucumber
17 11 (0.56%) Yeoman
18 10 (0.51%) Dreamweaver
General
1 256 (13.05%) Finance
2 201 (10.25%) Marketing
3 143 (7.29%) Retail
4 114 (5.81%) Games
5 76 (3.88%) Law
6 55 (2.80%) Banking
7 40 (2.04%) French Language
8 37 (1.89%) Advertising
9 35 (1.78%) Telecoms
10 30 (1.53%) Publishing
11 23 (1.17%) Legal
12 13 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
13 10 (0.51%) Front Office
13 10 (0.51%) Back Office
14 8 (0.41%) Investment Banking
14 8 (0.41%) Music Industry
15 7 (0.36%) Electronics
15 7 (0.36%) Automotive
16 4 (0.20%) Online Betting
17 3 (0.15%) Italian Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1844 (94.03%) HTML
2 1837 (93.68%) CSS
3 1335 (68.08%) HTML5
4 1106 (56.40%) CSS3
5 1025 (52.27%) AngularJS
6 989 (50.43%) jQuery
7 555 (28.30%) Sass
8 484 (24.68%) Backbone.js
9 376 (19.17%) LESS
10 340 (17.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 216 (11.01%) .NET
12 197 (10.05%) KnockoutJS
13 194 (9.89%) JSON
14 193 (9.84%) React
15 165 (8.41%) Ajax
16 120 (6.12%) XML
17 118 (6.02%) Ember.js
18 98 (5.00%) XHTML
19 91 (4.64%) RESTful
20 89 (4.54%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 505 (25.75%) User Experience
2 128 (6.53%) Computer Science
3 123 (6.27%) Mobile App
4 83 (4.23%) Visualisation
5 78 (3.98%) Social Media
6 69 (3.52%) W3C
7 34 (1.73%) Graphic Design
8 29 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
9 28 (1.43%) iPhone
10 26 (1.33%) BBC
11 25 (1.27%) Digital Media
12 21 (1.07%) iPad
13 20 (1.02%) Online Games
14 18 (0.92%) Blog
15 14 (0.71%) Hedge funds
16 13 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 12 (0.61%) Equities
17 12 (0.61%) Semantic Web
18 11 (0.56%) Smartphone
19 10 (0.51%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 99 (5.05%) Android
2 79 (4.03%) Apple iOS
3 33 (1.68%) Linux
4 19 (0.97%) UNIX
5 15 (0.76%) Windows
6 3 (0.15%) webOS
6 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone 7
6 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 867 (44.21%) Agile Software Development
2 391 (19.94%) Responsive Web Design
3 367 (18.71%) MVC
4 366 (18.66%) OO
5 362 (18.46%) TDD
6 346 (17.64%) E-Commerce
7 263 (13.41%) Web Development
8 228 (11.63%) Scrum
9 133 (6.78%) Web Design
10 130 (6.63%) Unit Testing
11 123 (6.27%) BDD
12 109 (5.56%) Open Source
13 103 (5.25%) SEO
14 95 (4.84%) Analytics
15 94 (4.79%) Software Engineering
16 87 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
17 86 (4.39%) Web Accessibility
18 63 (3.21%) Kanban
19 62 (3.16%) MVVM
20 60 (3.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 1806 (92.10%) JavaScript
2 325 (16.57%) PHP
3 174 (8.87%) Java
4 165 (8.41%) C#
5 83 (4.23%) Python
6 82 (4.18%) Ruby
7 81 (4.13%) SQL
8 62 (3.16%) ActionScript
9 49 (2.50%) ActionScript 3.0
10 26 (1.33%) C
11 18 (0.92%) C++
11 18 (0.92%) PHP5
12 16 (0.82%) TypeScript
13 15 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 13 (0.66%) Scala
15 12 (0.61%) Perl
16 10 (0.51%) Objective-C
16 10 (0.51%) Lua
17 9 (0.46%) PowerShell
17 9 (0.46%) Smalltalk
Qualifications
1 208 (10.61%) Degree
2 7 (0.36%) PhD
3 3 (0.15%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.10%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.45%) QA
2 15 (0.76%) WCAG
3 6 (0.31%) SLA
4 4 (0.20%) WAI
System Software
1 14 (0.71%) Docker
2 3 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (0.25%) TeamSite
2 4 (0.20%) Vagrant
3 3 (0.15%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 97 (4.95%) Google
2 90 (4.59%) Adobe
3 75 (3.82%) Facebook
4 44 (2.24%) Microsoft
5 26 (1.33%) Twitter
5 26 (1.33%) Yahoo!
6 25 (1.27%) Apple
7 24 (1.22%) Oracle
8 23 (1.17%) Sony
9 21 (1.07%) hybris
10 15 (0.76%) Sitecore
11 13 (0.66%) Demandware
12 10 (0.51%) Zend
12 10 (0.51%) ATG
13 9 (0.46%) TIBCO
14 7 (0.36%) Atlassian
15 6 (0.31%) IBM
16 5 (0.25%) Interwoven
17 4 (0.20%) EPiServer
18 3 (0.15%) FatWire
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Red Sofa London
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + equity
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Noir Consulting
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
East London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and bonuses
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
South West London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Nakama
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nakama
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
First Point
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Gravitas Recruitment Group Ltd
Salary: bonus, Pension, healthcare, cycle to work
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday