The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Slough 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 63 61 52
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 3 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 0.50% 1.80% 2.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.55% 1.85% 2.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 14
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Front-End Developer
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Slough 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
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
549 596 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 92.11% 97.55% 93.84%
Number of salaries quoted 466 520 490
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Slough

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 35 (94.59%) HTML
1 35 (94.59%) CSS
2 34 (91.89%) jQuery
2 34 (91.89%) HTML5
3 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
4 27 (72.97%) Node.js
4 27 (72.97%) CSS3
4 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
5 14 (37.84%) Sass
5 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (32.43%) TDD
7 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
7 11 (29.73%) Subversion
7 11 (29.73%) Degree
7 11 (29.73%) User Experience
8 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
8 10 (27.03%) Scrum
9 9 (24.32%) PHP
10 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
11 7 (18.92%) Drupal
11 7 (18.92%) Joomla!
11 7 (18.92%) XHTML
11 7 (18.92%) Finance
12 6 (16.22%) W3C
12 6 (16.22%) Web Development
12 6 (16.22%) Web Accessibility
12 6 (16.22%) ExpressJS
12 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
12 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
13 5 (13.51%) SEO

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

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 27 (72.97%) Node.js
2 7 (18.92%) Drupal
2 7 (18.92%) Joomla!
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (21.62%) NoSQL
2 6 (16.22%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Git (software)
1 11 (29.73%) Subversion
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (94.59%) HTML
1 35 (94.59%) CSS
2 34 (91.89%) jQuery
2 34 (91.89%) HTML5
3 27 (72.97%) CSS3
3 27 (72.97%) AngularJS
4 14 (37.84%) Sass
5 7 (18.92%) XHTML
6 6 (16.22%) ExpressJS
6 6 (16.22%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (5.41%) XML
7 2 (5.41%) Symfony
8 1 (2.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) User Experience
2 10 (27.03%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.22%) W3C
4 2 (5.41%) Open Source
5 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (32.43%) TDD
3 10 (27.03%) Scrum
4 6 (16.22%) Web Development
4 6 (16.22%) Web Accessibility
5 5 (13.51%) SEO
6 4 (10.81%) OO
7 3 (8.11%) Web Design
8 2 (5.41%) Pair Programming
8 2 (5.41%) Release Management
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
8 2 (5.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 1 (2.70%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (78.38%) JavaScript
2 9 (24.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (5.41%) Zend
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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