The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 196 169 226
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 298 351 248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.44% 1.55% 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.51% 1.63% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 259 310 228
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £52,450 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +24 59 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Berkshire -20 43 £42,500 +3.03% 14
Hampshire -29 43 £35,000 +16.66% 4
East Sussex +23 32 £32,500 -7.14% 3
West Sussex +19 30 £39,250 -1.87% 7
Oxfordshire -17 27 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Kent +4 20 £33,500 -25.55% 4
Buckinghamshire -3 20 £38,000 +1.33% 2
Middlesex +21 15 £42,500 +13.33%
Isle of Wight - 5 £22,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 550 (94.99%) HTML
2 549 (94.82%) CSS
3 531 (91.71%) JavaScript
4 328 (56.65%) jQuery
5 304 (52.50%) HTML5
6 246 (42.49%) CSS3
7 213 (36.79%) AngularJS
8 184 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
9 158 (27.29%) User Experience
10 133 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
11 127 (21.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 127 (21.93%) Web Development
12 125 (21.59%) PHP
13 115 (19.86%) Sass
14 97 (16.75%) Marketing
15 93 (16.06%) Git (software)
16 88 (15.20%) .NET
17 87 (15.03%) OO
18 85 (14.68%) Node.js
19 84 (14.51%) Ajax
20 83 (14.34%) Backbone.js
21 81 (13.99%) E-Commerce
22 80 (13.82%) Subversion
23 78 (13.47%) TDD
24 76 (13.13%) MVC
25 75 (12.95%) Photoshop
26 70 (12.09%) MySQL
27 68 (11.74%) Web Design
27 68 (11.74%) WordPress
28 67 (11.57%) CMS

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 85 (14.68%) Node.js
2 68 (11.74%) WordPress
3 67 (11.57%) CMS
4 45 (7.77%) Drupal
5 11 (1.90%) Umbraco
5 11 (1.90%) Joomla!
6 4 (0.69%) Apache
7 3 (0.52%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.52%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.52%) IIS
7 3 (0.52%) Kentico
8 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.17%) concrete5
8 1 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 1 (0.17%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.17%) DNN
Applications
1 75 (12.95%) Photoshop
2 38 (6.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (5.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.38%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.38%) InDesign
5 5 (0.86%) MS Office
6 4 (0.69%) Acrobat
6 4 (0.69%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (0.69%) Adobe After Effects
7 2 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (5.01%) Magento
2 3 (0.52%) JDE OneWorld
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.35%) Shopify
4 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.11%) SaaS
2 14 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.07%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.86%) PaaS
4 5 (0.86%) GitHub
5 4 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.69%) Heroku
6 1 (0.17%) Office 365
6 1 (0.17%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.55%) Internet
2 3 (0.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (12.09%) MySQL
2 27 (4.66%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.97%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.45%) NoSQL
5 11 (1.90%) Big Data
5 11 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.73%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 93 (16.06%) Git (software)
2 80 (13.82%) Subversion
3 60 (10.36%) Grunt
4 23 (3.97%) Maven
5 21 (3.63%) Eclipse
5 21 (3.63%) Jasmine
6 20 (3.45%) Visual Studio
7 19 (3.28%) JIRA
8 13 (2.25%) Bower
9 12 (2.07%) Karma Test Runner
9 12 (2.07%) Mocha
10 11 (1.90%) Jenkins
11 8 (1.38%) Axure RP
11 8 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
12 6 (1.04%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (1.04%) gulp
13 5 (0.86%) JMeter
13 5 (0.86%) Selenium
14 3 (0.52%) PHPUnit
14 3 (0.52%) Sinon.JS
General
1 97 (16.75%) Marketing
2 35 (6.04%) Finance
3 30 (5.18%) Games
4 22 (3.80%) Telecoms
5 13 (2.25%) Retail
6 10 (1.73%) Advertising
7 5 (0.86%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.69%) Banking
9 3 (0.52%) Electronics
9 3 (0.52%) Publishing
10 1 (0.17%) Automotive
10 1 (0.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.17%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.17%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 550 (94.99%) HTML
2 549 (94.82%) CSS
3 328 (56.65%) jQuery
4 304 (52.50%) HTML5
5 246 (42.49%) CSS3
6 213 (36.79%) AngularJS
7 127 (21.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 115 (19.86%) Sass
9 88 (15.20%) .NET
10 84 (14.51%) Ajax
11 83 (14.34%) Backbone.js
12 62 (10.71%) JSON
13 60 (10.36%) LESS
14 57 (9.84%) XML
15 45 (7.77%) XHTML
15 45 (7.77%) ASP.NET
16 44 (7.60%) KnockoutJS
17 42 (7.25%) Ember.js
18 38 (6.56%) Web Services
19 30 (5.18%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 158 (27.29%) User Experience
2 25 (4.32%) W3C
3 24 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (3.97%) Mobile App
5 16 (2.76%) Social Media
6 15 (2.59%) Computer Science
7 12 (2.07%) Digital Media
8 11 (1.90%) iPad
9 7 (1.21%) Visualisation
9 7 (1.21%) Photography
10 6 (1.04%) Graphic Design
11 5 (0.86%) NHS
12 4 (0.69%) New Media
12 4 (0.69%) Xbox
12 4 (0.69%) Animation
12 4 (0.69%) iPhone
12 4 (0.69%) BBC
13 3 (0.52%) DTV
13 3 (0.52%) Semantic Web
13 3 (0.52%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 17 (2.94%) Linux
2 12 (2.07%) Android
3 9 (1.55%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.52%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.17%) Windows
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (31.78%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (22.97%) Responsive Web Design
3 127 (21.93%) Web Development
4 87 (15.03%) OO
5 81 (13.99%) E-Commerce
6 78 (13.47%) TDD
7 76 (13.13%) MVC
8 68 (11.74%) Web Design
9 63 (10.88%) Scrum
10 45 (7.77%) SEO
11 43 (7.43%) Continuous Integration
12 28 (4.84%) Analytics
13 26 (4.49%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.32%) Product Management
15 23 (3.97%) Content Management
16 22 (3.80%) Digital Marketing
16 22 (3.80%) BDD
17 21 (3.63%) Web Accessibility
17 21 (3.63%) OOP
18 19 (3.28%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 531 (91.71%) JavaScript
2 125 (21.59%) PHP
3 65 (11.23%) C#
4 53 (9.15%) Java
5 45 (7.77%) SQL
6 30 (5.18%) Python
7 23 (3.97%) Ruby
8 8 (1.38%) CoffeeScript
9 7 (1.21%) PHP5
9 7 (1.21%) Perl
10 6 (1.04%) Objective-C
11 5 (0.86%) C++
12 4 (0.69%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.52%) Bash Shell
14 2 (0.35%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.17%) C
15 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (6.74%) Degree
2 1 (0.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.59%) QA
2 4 (0.69%) WCAG
3 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.17%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 65 (11.23%) Adobe
2 37 (6.39%) Twitter
3 29 (5.01%) Google
4 19 (3.28%) Microsoft
5 12 (2.07%) Zend
6 9 (1.55%) Facebook
7 5 (0.86%) hybris
7 5 (0.86%) Apple
8 4 (0.69%) Sony
8 4 (0.69%) Perforce
8 4 (0.69%) Tableau
8 4 (0.69%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.52%) Oracle
9 3 (0.52%) SAP
10 1 (0.17%) Cisco
10 1 (0.17%) Avaya
10 1 (0.17%) Telerik
10 1 (0.17%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.17%) Sitecore
10 1 (0.17%) Nintex
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IT Talent Solutions Ltd
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Oxfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £NaN.NaN per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
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Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £38,000 per annum plus share options
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum excellent salaries, bonus, full bens
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Salary: 30,000 - 40,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
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Posted: 3 days ago
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Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
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Berkshire
Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: excellent salaries, bonus, full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Preferred Choice
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
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