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 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 160 153 157
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 15 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.41% 0.29% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.31% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 10
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £26,000 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £32,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -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
3515 2924 3028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 95.26% 94.72% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2233 1914 2066
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

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 12 September 2014.

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 12 September 2014. 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 -7 10 £35,000 +16.66%
Glasgow -15 3 £42,500 +30.76%
Front-End Web Developer
UK

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) CSS3
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) jQuery
6 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (31.82%) Scrum
8 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
9 5 (22.73%) Underscore.js
9 5 (22.73%) CMS
10 4 (18.18%) Java
10 4 (18.18%) JSON
11 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 3 (13.64%) WebSockets
11 3 (13.64%) SQL
11 3 (13.64%) TDD
11 3 (13.64%) MVC
11 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
11 3 (13.64%) User Experience
12 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (9.09%) LESS
12 2 (9.09%) Analytics
12 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
12 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
12 2 (9.09%) SEO
12 2 (9.09%) Finance
12 2 (9.09%) .NET
12 2 (9.09%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, 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 5 (22.73%) CMS
2 2 (9.09%) Drupal
2 2 (9.09%) Umbraco
2 2 (9.09%) WordPress
2 2 (9.09%) Tomcat
2 2 (9.09%) TeamSite
3 1 (4.55%) Apache
3 1 (4.55%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) WebTrends
2 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
General
1 2 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) CSS
3 15 (68.18%) CSS3
4 13 (59.09%) HTML5
5 11 (50.00%) jQuery
6 6 (27.27%) Backbone.js
7 5 (22.73%) Underscore.js
8 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 3 (13.64%) WebSockets
10 2 (9.09%) PhoneGap
10 2 (9.09%) RESTful
10 2 (9.09%) XSLT
10 2 (9.09%) XML
10 2 (9.09%) .NET
10 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
10 2 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 2 (9.09%) LESS
10 2 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (9.09%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) UNIX
1 1 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (31.82%) Scrum
3 3 (13.64%) TDD
3 3 (13.64%) MVC
3 3 (13.64%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (9.09%) Analytics
4 2 (9.09%) Web Development
4 2 (9.09%) SEO
4 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) OOD
5 1 (4.55%) Content Management
5 1 (4.55%) Web Design
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 4 (18.18%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) Groovy
4 2 (9.09%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) PHP
5 1 (4.55%) Python
5 1 (4.55%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Yahoo!
1 1 (4.55%) Google
1 1 (4.55%) Ektron
1 1 (4.55%) Facebook
1 1 (4.55%) Twitter