The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 77 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 12 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.28% 0.62% 0.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.32% 0.64% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 6
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire 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
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
906 621 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 96.38% 95.69% 97.98%
Number of salaries quoted 817 556 569
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,500 £57,500
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 Northamptonshire

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Northampton -8 11 £47,500 +55.73%
Front-End Developer
East Midlands

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 16 (66.67%) jQuery
3 16 (66.67%) HTML5
3 16 (66.67%) CSS3
4 15 (62.50%) Ajax
5 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) SOA
5 12 (50.00%) HTTP
5 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
5 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
6 10 (41.67%) .NET
7 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
8 8 (33.33%) C#
9 6 (25.00%) Adobe
9 6 (25.00%) PHP
10 3 (12.50%) JSON
10 3 (12.50%) REST
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) SQL
11 2 (8.33%) Web Development
11 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
11 2 (8.33%) RESTful
12 1 (4.17%) Android
12 1 (4.17%) Groovy
12 1 (4.17%) WordPress
12 1 (4.17%) Grails

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 12 (50.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) CSS
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (66.67%) jQuery
2 16 (66.67%) HTML5
2 16 (66.67%) CSS3
3 15 (62.50%) Ajax
4 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
4 12 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
5 10 (41.67%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) JSON
6 3 (12.50%) REST
7 2 (8.33%) RESTful
8 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (4.17%) Grails
8 1 (4.17%) XML
8 1 (4.17%) XSLT
8 1 (4.17%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) SOA
1 12 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 12 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (8.33%) Web Development
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (4.17%) OO
4 1 (4.17%) MVC
4 1 (4.17%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 6 (25.00%) PHP
4 3 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (4.17%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.17%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (25.00%) Adobe