The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 145 144 140
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 9 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.29% 0.42% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.45% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
Front-End Web Developer
UK

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
2925 3145 2850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 94.14% 95.39% 96.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1922 2030 1980
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,311 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web 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 Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Front-End Web 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 across the Scotland region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Scotland

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Scotland

Front-End Web 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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. 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
Edinburgh +4 4 £28,500 -12.30%
Glasgow +3 4 £37,500 +12.78%
Dundee - 1 £27,000 -
Front-End Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 15 (53.57%) jQuery
4 13 (46.43%) XML
5 12 (42.86%) CMS
5 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (39.29%) CSS3
7 9 (32.14%) Scrum
7 9 (32.14%) XSL
7 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
8 7 (25.00%) HTML5
8 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
9 5 (17.86%) Underscore.js
9 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
10 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
10 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
10 4 (14.29%) SQL
10 4 (14.29%) Java
10 4 (14.29%) XSLT
10 4 (14.29%) JSP
10 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
10 4 (14.29%) Finance
10 4 (14.29%) W3C
11 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
11 3 (10.71%) TeamSite
11 3 (10.71%) Cocoon
11 3 (10.71%) Analytics
11 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (42.86%) CMS
2 4 (14.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (10.71%) TeamSite
3 3 (10.71%) WordPress
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
4 1 (3.57%) Drupal
4 1 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.71%) WebTrends
2 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Mocha
1 1 (3.57%) Jasmine
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
3 1 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (53.57%) jQuery
3 13 (46.43%) XML
4 11 (39.29%) CSS3
5 9 (32.14%) XSL
6 7 (25.00%) Backbone.js
6 7 (25.00%) HTML5
7 5 (17.86%) Underscore.js
8 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
8 4 (14.29%) XSLT
8 4 (14.29%) JSP
9 3 (10.71%) Cocoon
9 3 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (10.71%) PhoneGap
10 2 (7.14%) Ext JS
11 1 (3.57%) KnockoutJS
11 1 (3.57%) .NET
11 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) W3C
1 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Open Source
3 1 (3.57%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Analytics
4 3 (10.71%) Web Development
4 3 (10.71%) TDD
5 2 (7.14%) Content Management
5 2 (7.14%) Web Design
5 2 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.14%) MVC
6 1 (3.57%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.57%) Wealth Management
6 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
6 1 (3.57%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Google