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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 129 106 122
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.46% 1.27% 0.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 1.37% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 11 27 13
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £28,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
2210 2048 1870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.33% 92.59% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1554 1581
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,600 £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 27 February 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) jQuery
3 24 (77.42%) HTML5
4 21 (67.74%) CSS3
5 13 (41.94%) Sass
6 9 (29.03%) WCAG
6 9 (29.03%) OO
7 6 (19.35%) Web Development
8 5 (16.13%) CMS
8 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (16.13%) XHTML
8 5 (16.13%) PHP
8 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
8 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (12.90%) Python
9 4 (12.90%) Games
9 4 (12.90%) Ruby
9 4 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (9.68%) MySQL
10 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
10 3 (9.68%) LESS
10 3 (9.68%) Subversion
10 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
10 3 (9.68%) JSON
11 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
11 2 (6.45%) Django
11 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (6.45%) Visualisation

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (16.13%) CMS
2 1 (3.23%) Joomla!
2 1 (3.23%) Drupal
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.23%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.45%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Subversion
1 3 (9.68%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) Mocha
2 1 (3.23%) Hudson
2 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (12.90%) Games
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Advertising
3 1 (3.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (100.00%) HTML
1 31 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (83.87%) jQuery
3 24 (77.42%) HTML5
4 21 (67.74%) CSS3
5 13 (41.94%) Sass
6 5 (16.13%) AngularJS
6 5 (16.13%) XHTML
7 4 (12.90%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (9.68%) JSON
8 3 (9.68%) LESS
9 2 (6.45%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (6.45%) Django
9 2 (6.45%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (3.23%) Apache Cordova
10 1 (3.23%) Durandal
10 1 (3.23%) Ember.js
10 1 (3.23%) OOCSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
1 2 (6.45%) Visualisation
1 2 (6.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.23%) W3C
2 1 (3.23%) Streaming Music
2 1 (3.23%) Social Media
2 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) OO
2 6 (19.35%) Web Development
3 5 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (16.13%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (6.45%) User Stories
5 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) TDD
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.23%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.13%) PHP
3 4 (12.90%) Python
3 4 (12.90%) Ruby
4 2 (6.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (29.03%) WCAG
Vendors
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe
1 1 (3.23%) ATG
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