The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 138 155 161
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 23 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.26% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.81% 0.27% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2834 2973 3227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.55% 95.69% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 1899 2108
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Scotland

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Scotland

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dundee -4 11 £30,000 +11.11%
Edinburgh +8 10 £31,500 +7.69%
Glasgow -21 2 £32,500 -13.33%
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Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
3 27 (75.00%) HTML5
4 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (61.11%) CSS3
6 22 (61.11%) Sass
6 22 (61.11%) AngularJS
7 19 (52.78%) User Experience
8 14 (38.89%) jQuery
9 13 (36.11%) Degree
9 13 (36.11%) Refactoring
9 13 (36.11%) Backbone.js
10 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
11 11 (30.56%) Cegedim Rx
11 11 (30.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
11 11 (30.56%) Data Entry
11 11 (30.56%) Workflow
11 11 (30.56%) OOP
11 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
11 11 (30.56%) NHS
12 9 (25.00%) CMS
12 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
13 8 (22.22%) TDD
14 7 (19.44%) gulp
14 7 (19.44%) Grunt
15 6 (16.67%) Banking
15 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
15 6 (16.67%) PHP

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.00%) CMS
2 4 (11.11%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Drupal
3 1 (2.78%) SilverStripe
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (8.33%) IaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (30.56%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 7 (19.44%) Grunt
2 7 (19.44%) gulp
3 5 (13.89%) WebStorm
4 2 (5.56%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (16.67%) Banking
2 4 (11.11%) Corporate Banking
3 2 (5.56%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 27 (75.00%) HTML5
3 22 (61.11%) AngularJS
3 22 (61.11%) CSS3
3 22 (61.11%) Sass
4 14 (38.89%) jQuery
5 13 (36.11%) Backbone.js
6 5 (13.89%) Ajax
6 5 (13.89%) LESS
7 4 (11.11%) .NET
7 4 (11.11%) OOCSS
8 3 (8.33%) React
8 3 (8.33%) REST
9 2 (5.56%) Ember.js
9 2 (5.56%) WebGL
10 1 (2.78%) DOM
10 1 (2.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 19 (52.78%) User Experience
2 11 (30.56%) NHS
3 3 (8.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (36.11%) Refactoring
4 12 (33.33%) Front End Development
5 11 (30.56%) Data Entry
5 11 (30.56%) OOP
5 11 (30.56%) Workflow
6 9 (25.00%) Unit Testing
7 8 (22.22%) TDD
8 6 (16.67%) E-Commerce
8 6 (16.67%) Web Development
9 4 (11.11%) Code Coverage
9 4 (11.11%) Content Management
9 4 (11.11%) Mobile First
9 4 (11.11%) OO
10 3 (8.33%) Automated Testing
10 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Content Management
10 3 (8.33%) Progressive Enhancement
11 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (5.56%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 6 (16.67%) PHP
3 4 (11.11%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) SQL
5 1 (2.78%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (36.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (30.56%) Cegedim Rx
1 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.78%) Adobe
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle