The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Luton 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 40 59 46
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 12 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.07% 0.86% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.27% 0.91% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +58.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton 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
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
367 438 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 93.86% 93.79% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 324 358 286
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% -4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Luton region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Luton

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Luton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Luton

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 15 (93.75%) CSS
3 13 (81.25%) jQuery
4 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (50.00%) HTML5
6 7 (43.75%) CSS3
7 6 (37.50%) C#
7 6 (37.50%) .NET
7 6 (37.50%) Ajax
7 6 (37.50%) Node.js
7 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
7 6 (37.50%) User Experience
8 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (31.25%) Marketing
8 5 (31.25%) Web Development
8 5 (31.25%) JSON
8 5 (31.25%) InDesign
8 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
8 5 (31.25%) WordPress
8 5 (31.25%) Java
8 5 (31.25%) XML
8 5 (31.25%) XSLT
8 5 (31.25%) Subversion
8 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
8 5 (31.25%) Adobe
8 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 4 (25.00%) Acrobat
9 4 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Luton 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 6 (37.50%) Node.js
2 5 (31.25%) WordPress
3 4 (25.00%) Umbraco
4 2 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (6.25%) Drupal
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
1 5 (31.25%) InDesign
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe Premiere
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Subversion
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Grunt
3 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (25.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) CSS
1 15 (93.75%) HTML
2 13 (81.25%) jQuery
3 11 (68.75%) AngularJS
4 8 (50.00%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) CSS3
6 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 6 (37.50%) .NET
6 6 (37.50%) Ajax
7 5 (31.25%) JSON
7 5 (31.25%) XML
7 5 (31.25%) XSLT
8 4 (25.00%) Ember.js
9 2 (12.50%) REST
10 1 (6.25%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) Sass
10 1 (6.25%) XHTML
10 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 4 (25.00%) Xbox
3 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) Web Development
2 5 (31.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (25.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 5 (31.25%) Java
4 1 (6.25%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) Ruby
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (6.25%) Nintex
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft