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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 53 49 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 1.15% 0.29% 2.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 0.30% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 12
Average salary £48,750 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £30,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
416 331 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 95.63% 95.66% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 330 288 354
Average salary £43,000 £44,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.37% +11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) CMS
3 6 (66.67%) CSS
4 5 (55.56%) JSP
4 5 (55.56%) OO
4 5 (55.56%) HTML
4 5 (55.56%) XHTML
4 5 (55.56%) Dojo
5 4 (44.44%) JSTL
5 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (44.44%) HTML5
5 4 (44.44%) hybris
6 3 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
7 2 (22.22%) Scrum
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Sass
8 1 (11.11%) LESS
8 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
8 1 (11.11%) Flash
8 1 (11.11%) PHP
8 1 (11.11%) B2B
8 1 (11.11%) Project Management
8 1 (11.11%) MVC
8 1 (11.11%) Subversion
8 1 (11.11%) Spring

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (88.89%) CMS
2 3 (33.33%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) JSP
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) XHTML
2 5 (55.56%) Dojo
3 4 (44.44%) JSTL
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5
4 1 (11.11%) Spring MVC
4 1 (11.11%) Sass
4 1 (11.11%) LESS
4 1 (11.11%) Flash
4 1 (11.11%) Spring
4 1 (11.11%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 4 (44.44%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
5 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (11.11%) B2B
5 1 (11.11%) Project Management
5 1 (11.11%) MVC
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) hybris