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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 72 66 48
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 5 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.72% 1.23% 2.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 1.28% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +35.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,700 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £42,500 £31,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
682 702 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.57% 95.90% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 615 584 448
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
2 16 (84.21%) User Experience
3 13 (68.42%) Adobe
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
3 13 (68.42%) CMS
4 12 (63.16%) jQuery
4 12 (63.16%) HTML5
4 12 (63.16%) CSS3
5 11 (57.89%) Marketing
6 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
6 8 (42.11%) Web Design
7 7 (36.84%) Google
7 7 (36.84%) Google Analytics
7 7 (36.84%) .NET
7 7 (36.84%) Java
7 7 (36.84%) Sitefinity
7 7 (36.84%) Analytics
8 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (31.58%) Video Editing
8 6 (31.58%) PHP
8 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
8 6 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (31.58%) Web Development
8 6 (31.58%) WordPress
9 5 (26.32%) Degree
9 5 (26.32%) Subversion
9 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
9 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
9 5 (26.32%) HTTP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 13 (68.42%) CMS
2 7 (36.84%) Sitefinity
3 6 (31.58%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) Photoshop
2 6 (31.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 7 (36.84%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Subversion
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (57.89%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.26%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) jQuery
2 12 (63.16%) HTML5
2 12 (63.16%) CSS3
3 7 (36.84%) .NET
4 5 (26.32%) Sass
4 5 (26.32%) LESS
5 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (84.21%) User Experience
2 6 (31.58%) Video Editing
3 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 1 (5.26%) NHS
4 1 (5.26%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Web Design
2 7 (36.84%) Analytics
3 6 (31.58%) Web Development
3 6 (31.58%) Digital Marketing
3 6 (31.58%) E-Commerce
4 5 (26.32%) B2B
4 5 (26.32%) SEO
4 5 (26.32%) Software Engineering
4 5 (26.32%) Web Analytics
4 5 (26.32%) Usability Testing
4 5 (26.32%) Time Management
5 3 (15.79%) UX Design
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (5.26%) Migration
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 7 (36.84%) Java
3 6 (31.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Adobe
2 7 (36.84%) Google
3 5 (26.32%) hybris