The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 140 135 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 3 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.22% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.23% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 7
Average salary £32,500 £35,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.80% +0.71%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +8.33%
Front-End Web 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
2297 2146 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.40% 92.70% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1692 1537
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Reading region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Reading

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Reading

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) CSS3
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
4 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
5 6 (50.00%) PHP
5 6 (50.00%) SEO
5 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (50.00%) Drupal
6 5 (41.67%) Sass
6 5 (41.67%) Subversion
6 5 (41.67%) Python
6 5 (41.67%) User Experience
7 4 (33.33%) OO
7 4 (33.33%) Ajax
7 4 (33.33%) Marketing
8 3 (25.00%) WordPress
8 3 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (25.00%) OOCSS
8 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (25.00%) Project Management
8 3 (25.00%) .NET
8 3 (25.00%) MySQL
9 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
9 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
9 2 (16.67%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) Drupal
2 3 (25.00%) WordPress
3 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
1 3 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (41.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) CSS
2 10 (83.33%) HTML
2 10 (83.33%) jQuery
2 10 (83.33%) CSS3
3 8 (66.67%) HTML5
4 5 (41.67%) Sass
5 4 (33.33%) Ajax
6 3 (25.00%) .NET
6 3 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
6 3 (25.00%) OOCSS
6 3 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) JSP
7 2 (16.67%) Django
7 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
8 1 (8.33%) SOAP
8 1 (8.33%) Web Services
8 1 (8.33%) JSON
8 1 (8.33%) Apache Cordova
8 1 (8.33%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) User Experience
2 2 (16.67%) Social Network
2 2 (16.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) SEO
1 6 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Online Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Content Management
4 2 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) Web Development
4 2 (16.67%) Web Application Development
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Search Engine Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
3 5 (41.67%) Python
4 2 (16.67%) Ruby
4 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (8.33%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Adobe
1 1 (8.33%) ATG
1 1 (8.33%) Google