The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 103 126 98
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 34 14 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.42% 0.61% 1.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 0.65% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 31 13 35
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £38,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2207 2167 2043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.07% 94.42% 93.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1555 1725 1732
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
Berkshire

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 31 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 65 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 64 (92.75%) HTML
3 63 (91.30%) CSS
4 56 (81.16%) jQuery
5 49 (71.01%) HTML5
6 38 (55.07%) CSS3
7 37 (53.62%) Sass
8 24 (34.78%) WCAG
9 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
10 16 (23.19%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (17.39%) PHP
12 11 (15.94%) Subversion
13 10 (14.49%) Photoshop
14 9 (13.04%) .NET
14 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
14 9 (13.04%) SEO
15 8 (11.59%) CMS
15 8 (11.59%) OO
15 8 (11.59%) Python
15 8 (11.59%) Drupal
16 7 (10.14%) Marketing
16 7 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
16 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
17 6 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
17 6 (8.70%) MySQL
18 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
18 5 (7.25%) Ajax
18 5 (7.25%) Content Management
18 5 (7.25%) Scrum
18 5 (7.25%) Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (11.59%) CMS
1 8 (11.59%) Drupal
2 5 (7.25%) WordPress
3 3 (4.35%) Node.js
4 2 (2.90%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) Network Security
1 2 (2.90%) RTSP
1 2 (2.90%) Internet
1 2 (2.90%) RTP
1 2 (2.90%) Broadband
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
1 2 (2.90%) TCP/IP
1 2 (2.90%) VPN
1 2 (2.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.70%) MySQL
2 4 (5.80%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (4.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (27.54%) Git (software)
2 11 (15.94%) Subversion
3 3 (4.35%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.90%) PhantomJS
4 2 (2.90%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (2.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.45%) Yeoman
General
1 7 (10.14%) Marketing
2 4 (5.80%) Advertising
3 2 (2.90%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (92.75%) HTML
2 63 (91.30%) CSS
3 56 (81.16%) jQuery
4 49 (71.01%) HTML5
5 38 (55.07%) CSS3
6 37 (53.62%) Sass
7 9 (13.04%) .NET
8 7 (10.14%) KnockoutJS
8 7 (10.14%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
10 5 (7.25%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.25%) Ajax
10 5 (7.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.80%) OOCSS
11 4 (5.80%) Django
12 3 (4.35%) JSP
12 3 (4.35%) JSON
12 3 (4.35%) LESS
13 2 (2.90%) Underscore.js
13 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.25%) Open Source
2 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
2 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.90%) Social Network
2 2 (2.90%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.80%) Apple iOS
1 4 (5.80%) Android
1 4 (5.80%) Linux
2 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.19%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (13.04%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (13.04%) SEO
3 8 (11.59%) OO
4 5 (7.25%) Content Management
4 5 (7.25%) Scrum
4 5 (7.25%) Web Design
5 4 (5.80%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (5.80%) Online Marketing
5 4 (5.80%) Web Development
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) MVC
5 4 (5.80%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (5.80%) Data Management
5 4 (5.80%) E-Commerce
6 3 (4.35%) TDD
6 3 (4.35%) Pair Programming
6 3 (4.35%) Software Engineering
6 3 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (4.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 65 (94.20%) JavaScript
2 12 (17.39%) PHP
3 8 (11.59%) Python
4 4 (5.80%) Ruby
4 4 (5.80%) SQL
5 3 (4.35%) Java
6 1 (1.45%) C#
6 1 (1.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (5.80%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.78%) WCAG
Vendors
1 3 (4.35%) Adobe
2 2 (2.90%) Google
2 2 (2.90%) ATG
3 1 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.45%) Akamai
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