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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 108 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 24 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.98% 0.79% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.08% 0.85% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 16 25
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +6.55%
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
2226 2110 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.04% 93.12% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1681 1582
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 17 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 59 (92.19%) HTML
3 57 (89.06%) CSS
4 51 (79.69%) HTML5
5 50 (78.13%) jQuery
6 44 (68.75%) CSS3
7 38 (59.38%) Sass
8 25 (39.06%) WCAG
9 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
10 14 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 11 (17.19%) PHP
11 11 (17.19%) OO
12 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (15.63%) User Experience
13 9 (14.06%) Photoshop
13 9 (14.06%) SEO
13 9 (14.06%) Subversion
14 8 (12.50%) .NET
14 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
15 7 (10.94%) Python
15 7 (10.94%) Drupal
15 7 (10.94%) KnockoutJS
16 6 (9.38%) MySQL
16 6 (9.38%) Scrum
16 6 (9.38%) Marketing
17 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
17 5 (7.81%) MVC
17 5 (7.81%) Advertising
17 5 (7.81%) TDD
17 5 (7.81%) Ajax

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 7 (10.94%) Drupal
2 4 (6.25%) WordPress
3 3 (4.69%) Node.js
4 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.13%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) Broadband
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
1 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.13%) VPN
1 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.13%) Internet
1 2 (3.13%) RTP
1 2 (3.13%) RTSP
1 2 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.38%) MySQL
2 4 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) Big Data
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.06%) Subversion
3 3 (4.69%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.13%) PhantomJS
4 2 (3.13%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (3.13%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.56%) Yeoman
General
1 6 (9.38%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Advertising
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (1.56%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Banking
4 1 (1.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (92.19%) HTML
2 57 (89.06%) CSS
3 51 (79.69%) HTML5
4 50 (78.13%) jQuery
5 44 (68.75%) CSS3
6 38 (59.38%) Sass
7 8 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 8 (12.50%) .NET
8 7 (10.94%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (7.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (7.81%) ASP.NET
9 5 (7.81%) Ajax
10 4 (6.25%) OOCSS
11 3 (4.69%) Semantic HTML
11 3 (4.69%) JSON
11 3 (4.69%) JSP
11 3 (4.69%) Django
11 3 (4.69%) RESTful
12 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
12 2 (3.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) User Experience
2 4 (6.25%) Open Source
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.13%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.13%) Social Network
4 1 (1.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.25%) Linux
1 4 (6.25%) Android
1 4 (6.25%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.13%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (17.19%) OO
3 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (14.06%) SEO
5 6 (9.38%) Scrum
6 5 (7.81%) TDD
6 5 (7.81%) MVC
7 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Project Management
7 4 (6.25%) Content Management
8 3 (4.69%) Requirements Analysis
8 3 (4.69%) Web Development
8 3 (4.69%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (4.69%) Online Marketing
8 3 (4.69%) Data Management
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.69%) Android Development
8 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
9 2 (3.13%) OO PHP
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 60 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 11 (17.19%) PHP
3 7 (10.94%) Python
4 3 (4.69%) Ruby
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
4 3 (4.69%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) C#
5 1 (1.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.06%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) ATG
1 2 (3.13%) Google
2 1 (1.56%) Akamai
2 1 (1.56%) Adobe
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
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