The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 110 123 93
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 27 15 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.07% 0.64% 1.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.17% 0.69% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 34
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Front-End Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2305 2189 1933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.61% 94.11% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1635 1741 1631
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
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 Reading

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 58 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 57 (91.94%) HTML
3 56 (90.32%) CSS
4 49 (79.03%) jQuery
5 47 (75.81%) HTML5
6 39 (62.90%) CSS3
7 36 (58.06%) Sass
8 24 (38.71%) WCAG
9 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
10 15 (24.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (19.35%) PHP
12 10 (16.13%) Photoshop
13 9 (14.52%) OO
13 9 (14.52%) SEO
13 9 (14.52%) Subversion
14 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (12.90%) Python
14 8 (12.90%) .NET
14 8 (12.90%) Drupal
15 7 (11.29%) Marketing
16 6 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
16 6 (9.68%) MySQL
16 6 (9.68%) Scrum
17 5 (8.06%) Content Management
17 5 (8.06%) Ajax
17 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
17 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 5 (8.06%) WordPress
17 5 (8.06%) Open Source

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 (12.90%) Drupal
2 5 (8.06%) WordPress
3 3 (4.84%) Node.js
4 2 (3.23%) Apache
4 2 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (16.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.23%) Network Security
1 2 (3.23%) Internet
1 2 (3.23%) RTP
1 2 (3.23%) Broadband
1 2 (3.23%) HTTP
1 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.23%) VPN
1 2 (3.23%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.23%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) MySQL
2 4 (6.45%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (1.61%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (32.26%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.52%) Subversion
3 3 (4.84%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.23%) PhantomJS
4 2 (3.23%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (3.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.61%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (11.29%) Marketing
2 4 (6.45%) Advertising
3 2 (3.23%) Retail
4 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.61%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (91.94%) HTML
2 56 (90.32%) CSS
3 49 (79.03%) jQuery
4 47 (75.81%) HTML5
5 39 (62.90%) CSS3
6 36 (58.06%) Sass
7 8 (12.90%) .NET
8 6 (9.68%) KnockoutJS
8 6 (9.68%) AngularJS
9 5 (8.06%) Ajax
9 5 (8.06%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (6.45%) Django
10 4 (6.45%) Semantic HTML
10 4 (6.45%) OOCSS
11 3 (4.84%) JSP
11 3 (4.84%) JSON
12 2 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.23%) Qt
12 2 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.06%) Open Source
2 2 (3.23%) Computer Science
2 2 (3.23%) Social Network
2 2 (3.23%) Mobile App
2 2 (3.23%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.45%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.45%) Android
1 4 (6.45%) Linux
2 2 (3.23%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (24.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (14.52%) OO
2 9 (14.52%) SEO
3 8 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (9.68%) Scrum
5 5 (8.06%) Content Management
6 4 (6.45%) Online Marketing
6 4 (6.45%) Web Development
6 4 (6.45%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 4 (6.45%) Project Management
6 4 (6.45%) TDD
6 4 (6.45%) Data Management
6 4 (6.45%) MVC
7 3 (4.84%) Web Design
7 3 (4.84%) Android Development
7 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
7 3 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.23%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (93.55%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.35%) PHP
3 8 (12.90%) Python
4 4 (6.45%) SQL
4 4 (6.45%) Ruby
5 3 (4.84%) Java
6 1 (1.61%) C#
6 1 (1.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (38.71%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.23%) Adobe
1 2 (3.23%) Google
1 2 (3.23%) ATG
2 1 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.61%) Akamai
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