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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 125 111 122
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 14 28 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.63% 1.13% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.67% 1.22% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 15
Average salary £52,500 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £61,000 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
2079 2289 2112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.16% 92.15% 93.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1621 1677
Average salary £45,000 £46,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +9.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) HTML
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (91.67%) HTML5
3 19 (79.17%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 11 (45.83%) CSS3
7 8 (33.33%) Backbone.js
7 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
8 7 (29.17%) Ember.js
8 7 (29.17%) Marketing
9 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (25.00%) Java
9 6 (25.00%) Subversion
9 6 (25.00%) Digital Media
9 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.83%) Service Management
10 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
10 5 (20.83%) Scrum
10 5 (20.83%) Web Design
10 5 (20.83%) XHTML
10 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 3 (12.50%) Web Development
11 3 (12.50%) Ajax
12 2 (8.33%) TDD
12 2 (8.33%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (4.17%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Subversion
2 5 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (4.17%) Axure RP
3 1 (4.17%) Grunt
3 1 (4.17%) Bower
3 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 5 (20.83%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 22 (91.67%) HTML5
3 19 (79.17%) CSS
4 17 (70.83%) jQuery
5 14 (58.33%) AngularJS
6 11 (45.83%) CSS3
7 8 (33.33%) Backbone.js
8 7 (29.17%) Ember.js
8 7 (29.17%) .NET
9 6 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.83%) XHTML
10 5 (20.83%) .NET Framework
11 3 (12.50%) Ajax
12 2 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
12 2 (8.33%) Sass
13 1 (4.17%) LESS
13 1 (4.17%) Spine.js
13 1 (4.17%) Underscore.js
13 1 (4.17%) RESTful
13 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 2 (8.33%) User Experience
2 2 (8.33%) W3C
3 1 (4.17%) Web 2.0
3 1 (4.17%) Social Network
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (20.83%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Web Design
3 5 (20.83%) Service Management
4 3 (12.50%) Web Development
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (4.17%) MVC
6 1 (4.17%) SEO
6 1 (4.17%) OO
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) Kanban
6 1 (4.17%) Web Usability
6 1 (4.17%) BDD
6 1 (4.17%) Progressive Enhancement
6 1 (4.17%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Graceful Degradation
6 1 (4.17%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) Java
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) WAI
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits To be discussed
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Yell
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Exc Bens
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago