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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 71 63 43
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 8 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.03% 1.11% 3.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.15% 3.37%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 9
Average salary £29,650 £26,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.95% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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
752 696 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.28% 96.67% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 644 581 375
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 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 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 13 (61.90%) Adobe
4 13 (61.90%) User Experience
5 11 (52.38%) CMS
5 11 (52.38%) Marketing
6 10 (47.62%) HTML5
7 9 (42.86%) PHP
7 9 (42.86%) .NET
8 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
8 8 (38.10%) CSS3
9 7 (33.33%) Analytics
9 7 (33.33%) Sitefinity
9 7 (33.33%) Sass
9 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
9 7 (33.33%) Google
9 7 (33.33%) Web Development
9 7 (33.33%) Subversion
9 7 (33.33%) Web Design
10 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
10 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (23.81%) SEO
11 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
11 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
11 5 (23.81%) Time Management
12 4 (19.05%) WordPress
12 4 (19.05%) Usability Testing

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 11 (52.38%) CMS
2 7 (33.33%) Sitefinity
3 4 (19.05%) WordPress
4 2 (9.52%) Moodle
5 1 (4.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 6 (28.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
2 1 (4.76%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) HTTP
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Subversion
2 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
3 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
3 2 (9.52%) CruiseControl
3 2 (9.52%) Grunt
4 1 (4.76%) Axure RP
General
1 11 (52.38%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) HTML
2 18 (85.71%) CSS
3 14 (66.67%) jQuery
4 10 (47.62%) HTML5
5 9 (42.86%) .NET
6 8 (38.10%) CSS3
7 7 (33.33%) Sass
8 4 (19.05%) LESS
9 2 (9.52%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
10 1 (4.76%) COM
10 1 (4.76%) SOAP
10 1 (4.76%) XML
10 1 (4.76%) JSON
10 1 (4.76%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) User Experience
2 3 (14.29%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) Xbox
3 2 (9.52%) E-Learning
3 2 (9.52%) Video Editing
3 2 (9.52%) Learning Management System
4 1 (4.76%) Open Source
4 1 (4.76%) Social Media
4 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Web Design
1 7 (33.33%) Web Development
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 6 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 6 (28.57%) E-Commerce
3 5 (23.81%) SEO
3 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
3 5 (23.81%) Time Management
4 4 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (19.05%) Usability Testing
4 4 (19.05%) MVC
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
5 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (9.52%) B2B
6 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.76%) Android Development
7 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
7 1 (4.76%) OO
7 1 (4.76%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 18 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 9 (42.86%) PHP
3 4 (19.05%) Java
4 2 (9.52%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.76%) ActionScript
5 1 (4.76%) Python
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby
5 1 (4.76%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (61.90%) Adobe
2 7 (33.33%) Google
3 3 (14.29%) hybris
4 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
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