The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 59 49 58
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 9 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.43% 2.44% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 2.49% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 4
Average salary £30,750 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.03% -24.28%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
596 563 575
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 94.75% 98.25% 96.15%
Number of salaries quoted 540 498 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,472 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.97% -0.07%
Front-End Developer
South Yorkshire

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 10 July 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 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
4 8 (44.44%) jQuery
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
5 7 (38.89%) CSS3
6 6 (33.33%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Adobe
7 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
7 5 (27.78%) UNIX
7 5 (27.78%) OO
7 5 (27.78%) PHP
7 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
7 5 (27.78%) Marketing
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby
7 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
8 4 (22.22%) Time Management
8 4 (22.22%) Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
8 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
8 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
8 4 (22.22%) Degree
8 4 (22.22%) WAI
8 4 (22.22%) JIRA
8 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
8 4 (22.22%) Broadband
8 4 (22.22%) Linux
8 4 (22.22%) W3C
8 4 (22.22%) Online Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 10 July 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 2 (11.11%) CMS
2 1 (5.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.56%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Photoshop
1 5 (27.78%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) JIRA
1 4 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 4 (22.22%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) IntelliJ
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Games
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (94.44%) HTML
2 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 8 (44.44%) jQuery
4 7 (38.89%) HTML5
4 7 (38.89%) CSS3
5 5 (27.78%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 1 (5.56%) XML
7 1 (5.56%) Dojo
7 1 (5.56%) REST
7 1 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
7 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) W3C
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Telematics
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (27.78%) UNIX
2 4 (22.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Web Development
2 5 (27.78%) OO
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
3 4 (22.22%) Online Marketing
3 4 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 4 (22.22%) Web Analytics
3 4 (22.22%) Analytics
4 3 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (5.56%) B2B
5 1 (5.56%) B2C
5 1 (5.56%) Project Management
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) PHP
2 5 (27.78%) Ruby
3 2 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore