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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 110 115 107
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 24 24 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.97% 1.03% 1.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.12% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 20
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 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
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
2257 2152 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.23% 92.64% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1696 1537
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 59 (93.65%) JavaScript
2 58 (92.06%) HTML
3 56 (88.89%) CSS
4 49 (77.78%) jQuery
4 49 (77.78%) HTML5
5 44 (69.84%) CSS3
6 37 (58.73%) Sass
7 25 (39.68%) WCAG
8 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
9 11 (17.46%) OO
9 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
10 10 (15.87%) User Experience
11 9 (14.29%) PHP
11 9 (14.29%) SEO
11 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (14.29%) Subversion
12 8 (12.70%) .NET
12 8 (12.70%) Photoshop
12 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
13 6 (9.52%) Python
13 6 (9.52%) Drupal
13 6 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
14 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (7.94%) Ajax
14 5 (7.94%) Marketing
14 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
14 5 (7.94%) MySQL
14 5 (7.94%) MVC
14 5 (7.94%) Advertising
14 5 (7.94%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 6 (9.52%) Drupal
2 3 (4.76%) Node.js
2 3 (4.76%) WordPress
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.17%) Broadband
1 2 (3.17%) HTTP
1 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.17%) VPN
1 2 (3.17%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.17%) Internet
1 2 (3.17%) RTP
1 2 (3.17%) RTSP
1 2 (3.17%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.59%) Big Data
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
2 9 (14.29%) Subversion
3 3 (4.76%) Cucumber
4 2 (3.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (3.17%) PhantomJS
4 2 (3.17%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (1.59%) Yeoman
General
1 5 (7.94%) Marketing
1 5 (7.94%) Advertising
2 2 (3.17%) Retail
2 2 (3.17%) Games
3 1 (1.59%) Finance
3 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.59%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (92.06%) HTML
2 56 (88.89%) CSS
3 49 (77.78%) jQuery
3 49 (77.78%) HTML5
4 44 (69.84%) CSS3
5 37 (58.73%) Sass
6 8 (12.70%) .NET
6 8 (12.70%) AngularJS
7 6 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
8 5 (7.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 5 (7.94%) Ajax
8 5 (7.94%) ASP.NET
9 4 (6.35%) JSON
9 4 (6.35%) OOCSS
10 3 (4.76%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (4.76%) RESTful
10 3 (4.76%) JSP
11 2 (3.17%) XHTML
11 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 2 (3.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.87%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Open Source
3 2 (3.17%) Streaming Video
3 2 (3.17%) Social Network
4 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
1 3 (4.76%) Android
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (17.46%) OO
1 11 (17.46%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (14.29%) SEO
2 9 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (7.94%) MVC
3 5 (7.94%) TDD
3 5 (7.94%) Scrum
4 4 (6.35%) Project Management
5 3 (4.76%) Web Development
5 3 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (4.76%) Content Management
5 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.17%) Data Management
6 2 (3.17%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.17%) Online Marketing
6 2 (3.17%) Time Management
6 2 (3.17%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (3.17%) Search Engine Marketing
6 2 (3.17%) BDD
6 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 59 (93.65%) JavaScript
2 9 (14.29%) PHP
3 6 (9.52%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (3.17%) SQL
5 2 (3.17%) Ruby
6 1 (1.59%) Perl
6 1 (1.59%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (39.68%) WCAG
Vendors
1 2 (3.17%) ATG
1 2 (3.17%) Google
2 1 (1.59%) Akamai
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe
2 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
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