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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 129 106 116
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 15 42 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.59% 1.69% 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.83% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 15 40 18
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £45,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -21.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £37,800
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
2393 2300 1958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.70% 92.44% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1748 1670
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 24 December 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 35 (85.37%) HTML5
4 32 (78.05%) jQuery
5 30 (73.17%) CSS3
6 22 (53.66%) Sass
7 18 (43.90%) WCAG
8 12 (29.27%) OO
9 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
10 6 (14.63%) User Experience
11 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (9.76%) Python
12 4 (9.76%) XHTML
12 4 (9.76%) SEO
12 4 (9.76%) Games
12 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
13 3 (7.32%) JSON
14 2 (4.88%) Java
14 2 (4.88%) PHP
14 2 (4.88%) .NET
14 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
14 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
14 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
14 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
14 2 (4.88%) Finance
14 2 (4.88%) Advertising
14 2 (4.88%) Scrum
14 2 (4.88%) TDD
14 2 (4.88%) Banking

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (2.44%) CMS
1 1 (2.44%) Joomla!
1 1 (2.44%) Drupal
1 1 (2.44%) WordPress
1 1 (2.44%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.44%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) MongoDB
1 2 (4.88%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.88%) Subversion
General
1 4 (9.76%) Games
2 2 (4.88%) Banking
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
2 40 (97.56%) CSS
3 35 (85.37%) HTML5
4 32 (78.05%) jQuery
5 30 (73.17%) CSS3
6 22 (53.66%) Sass
7 7 (17.07%) AngularJS
8 4 (9.76%) XHTML
9 3 (7.32%) JSON
10 2 (4.88%) Django
10 2 (4.88%) .NET
10 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
10 2 (4.88%) Ajax
10 2 (4.88%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (4.88%) RESTful
10 2 (4.88%) LESS
11 1 (2.44%) Ember.js
11 1 (2.44%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (2.44%) OOCSS
11 1 (2.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) User Experience
2 2 (4.88%) Social Network
2 2 (4.88%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.44%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) OO
2 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (9.76%) SEO
4 2 (4.88%) Scrum
4 2 (4.88%) TDD
4 2 (4.88%) Web Development
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (4.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (4.88%) Web Application Development
4 2 (4.88%) User Stories
5 1 (2.44%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.44%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.76%) Python
3 2 (4.88%) Ruby
3 2 (4.88%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (43.90%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (2.44%) Adobe
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