The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 62 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.17% 2.63% 3.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 2.76% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 17
Average salary £31,500 £29,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.77% +7.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Front-End Developer
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
714 435 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.62% 95.39% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 588 373 486
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Sheffield

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
3 16 (61.54%) CSS
4 14 (53.85%) jQuery
5 10 (38.46%) HTML5
6 9 (34.62%) OO
6 9 (34.62%) MVC
7 8 (30.77%) .NET
7 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (30.77%) User Experience
8 6 (23.08%) Grunt
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
8 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
8 6 (23.08%) Sass
8 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 6 (23.08%) CruiseControl
8 6 (23.08%) Subversion
8 6 (23.08%) Ruby
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
8 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
8 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
8 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
8 6 (23.08%) COM
8 6 (23.08%) Internet
8 6 (23.08%) UNIX
8 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
9 5 (19.23%) Linux
9 5 (19.23%) PHP
9 5 (19.23%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (11.54%) CMS
2 2 (7.69%) WordPress
2 2 (7.69%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Photoshop
2 1 (3.85%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (23.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) CruiseControl
1 6 (23.08%) Subversion
1 6 (23.08%) Visual Studio
1 6 (23.08%) Grunt
2 5 (19.23%) JIRA
3 4 (15.38%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.85%) IntelliJ
4 1 (3.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.85%) RSpec
General
1 2 (7.69%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) Games
2 1 (3.85%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (61.54%) CSS
3 14 (53.85%) jQuery
4 10 (38.46%) HTML5
5 8 (30.77%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET
6 6 (23.08%) COM
6 6 (23.08%) Ruby on Rails
6 6 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 6 (23.08%) Sass
6 6 (23.08%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (15.38%) CSS3
8 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
8 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
8 3 (11.54%) REST
9 1 (3.85%) Semantic HTML
9 1 (3.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 1 (3.85%) Dojo
9 1 (3.85%) Apache Flex
9 1 (3.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) User Experience
2 4 (15.38%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) W3C
4 1 (3.85%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.85%) Animation
4 1 (3.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) UNIX
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) OO
1 9 (34.62%) MVC
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Web Development
5 2 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (7.69%) Time Management
5 2 (7.69%) Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 2 (7.69%) Pay per click
5 2 (7.69%) SEO
5 2 (7.69%) B2B
5 2 (7.69%) B2C
5 2 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 25 (96.15%) JavaScript
2 6 (23.08%) VB.NET
2 6 (23.08%) Ruby
3 5 (19.23%) PHP
4 3 (11.54%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) WCAG
1 1 (3.85%) WAI
Vendors
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Adobe
3 2 (7.69%) Google
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