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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 168 174 269
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +95
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 341 316 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.58% 1.46% 0.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.66% 1.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 300 282 176
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
20486 20531 21455
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.71% 95.03% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16180 16932 18369
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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
Berkshire -11 75 £35,000 +7.69% 17
Hampshire +14 62 £30,000 - 6
East Sussex +20 54 £30,000 -14.28% 5
Surrey -20 51 £40,000 +14.28% 11
Buckinghamshire +10 38 £35,000 +6.06% 8
Oxfordshire -13 30 £35,000 - 5
West Sussex +2 9 £35,000 +47.36% 1
Kent -1 9 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Middlesex - 9 £42,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

1 641 (94.26%) HTML
2 634 (93.24%) JavaScript
2 634 (93.24%) CSS
3 461 (67.79%) jQuery
4 457 (67.21%) HTML5
5 388 (57.06%) CSS3
6 209 (30.74%) User Experience
7 184 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
8 178 (26.18%) PHP
9 140 (20.59%) Ajax
10 136 (20.00%) Sass
11 126 (18.53%) Marketing
12 124 (18.24%) MySQL
13 120 (17.65%) OO
13 120 (17.65%) AngularJS
14 110 (16.18%) Git (software)
15 107 (15.74%) Web Development
15 107 (15.74%) Responsive Web Design
16 100 (14.71%) Photoshop
17 99 (14.56%) .NET
18 94 (13.82%) Java
19 92 (13.53%) MVC
20 88 (12.94%) Backbone.js
21 87 (12.79%) XHTML
22 85 (12.50%) Subversion
23 83 (12.21%) CMS
23 83 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 82 (12.06%) Linux
25 79 (11.62%) Scrum
26 76 (11.18%) Node.js

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 83 (12.21%) CMS
2 76 (11.18%) Node.js
3 37 (5.44%) WordPress
4 20 (2.94%) Drupal
5 18 (2.65%) JBoss
6 17 (2.50%) Tomcat
7 16 (2.35%) Umbraco
8 15 (2.21%) Apache
9 12 (1.76%) SharePoint
10 8 (1.18%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.44%) Facebook Platform
12 2 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.29%) IIS
13 1 (0.15%) FileNet
13 1 (0.15%) Site Server
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Application Server
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Process Server
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 100 (14.71%) Photoshop
2 34 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (3.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.18%) InDesign
5 5 (0.74%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (0.15%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.15%) ImageReady
Business Applications
1 20 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.21%) WebTrends
3 10 (1.47%) Magento
4 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.82%) SaaS
2 9 (1.32%) GitHub
3 6 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.74%) Heroku
5 4 (0.59%) PaaS
5 4 (0.59%) Google App Engine
6 3 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.59%) Internet
2 10 (1.47%) HTTP
3 5 (0.74%) Extranet
4 3 (0.44%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.44%) Broadband
5 2 (0.29%) Network Security
5 2 (0.29%) RTSP
5 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 2 (0.29%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.29%) VPN
5 2 (0.29%) RTP
6 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (18.24%) MySQL
2 18 (2.65%) NoSQL
3 14 (2.06%) SQL Server
4 8 (1.18%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.03%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.88%) Big Data
6 6 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.59%) SQLite
9 2 (0.29%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.15%) DB2
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 110 (16.18%) Git (software)
2 85 (12.50%) Subversion
3 27 (3.97%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.82%) Grunt
5 14 (2.06%) Jasmine
6 9 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
7 8 (1.18%) Eclipse
7 8 (1.18%) JUnit
8 7 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (0.74%) Selenium
9 5 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
10 4 (0.59%) Yeoman
10 4 (0.59%) QUnit
11 3 (0.44%) Bugzilla
11 3 (0.44%) JIRA
11 3 (0.44%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.44%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.44%) Redmine
11 3 (0.44%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (0.44%) PhantomJS
General
1 126 (18.53%) Marketing
2 28 (4.12%) Finance
3 22 (3.24%) Games
4 18 (2.65%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.35%) Publishing
6 14 (2.06%) Advertising
7 8 (1.18%) Banking
8 6 (0.88%) Retail
8 6 (0.88%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.74%) Swedish Language
10 4 (0.59%) Legal
11 3 (0.44%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.44%) Electronics
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 641 (94.26%) HTML
2 634 (93.24%) CSS
3 461 (67.79%) jQuery
4 457 (67.21%) HTML5
5 388 (57.06%) CSS3
6 140 (20.59%) Ajax
7 136 (20.00%) Sass
8 120 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 99 (14.56%) .NET
10 88 (12.94%) Backbone.js
11 87 (12.79%) XHTML
12 83 (12.21%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 71 (10.44%) ASP.NET
14 61 (8.97%) JSON
15 52 (7.65%) KnockoutJS
15 52 (7.65%) XML
16 50 (7.35%) LESS
17 35 (5.15%) Web Services
17 35 (5.15%) Semantic HTML
18 24 (3.53%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 209 (30.74%) User Experience
2 55 (8.09%) Mobile App
3 36 (5.29%) Computer Science
4 23 (3.38%) Open Source
5 22 (3.24%) W3C
5 22 (3.24%) RIA
6 19 (2.79%) Social Media
7 16 (2.35%) Social Network
8 14 (2.06%) iPad
9 9 (1.32%) Visualisation
10 7 (1.03%) N-Tier
10 7 (1.03%) Graphic Design
10 7 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.88%) Inversion of Control
12 5 (0.74%) GIS
12 5 (0.74%) Kindle
12 5 (0.74%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (0.59%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.59%) Mashup
13 4 (0.59%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 82 (12.06%) Linux
2 45 (6.62%) Android
3 40 (5.88%) Apple iOS
4 27 (3.97%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.47%) Windows
6 6 (0.88%) Mac OS X
7 5 (0.74%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.59%) UNIX
9 3 (0.44%) CentOS
10 2 (0.29%) Debian
11 1 (0.15%) MVS
11 1 (0.15%) Solaris
11 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.15%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (27.06%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (17.65%) OO
3 107 (15.74%) Web Development
3 107 (15.74%) Responsive Web Design
4 92 (13.53%) MVC
5 79 (11.62%) Scrum
6 65 (9.56%) SEO
7 60 (8.82%) OOP
8 56 (8.24%) E-Commerce
9 55 (8.09%) TDD
10 44 (6.47%) Digital Marketing
10 44 (6.47%) Software Engineering
11 40 (5.88%) Web Design
12 34 (5.00%) Content Management
13 31 (4.56%) Web Accessibility
14 30 (4.41%) Analytics
15 25 (3.68%) OO PHP
16 24 (3.53%) Mobile Application Development
17 23 (3.38%) Web Application Development
18 17 (2.50%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 634 (93.24%) JavaScript
2 178 (26.18%) PHP
3 94 (13.82%) Java
4 47 (6.91%) C#
5 41 (6.03%) SQL
6 32 (4.71%) PHP5
7 23 (3.38%) Ruby
7 23 (3.38%) Python
8 13 (1.91%) Perl
9 10 (1.47%) ActionScript
10 8 (1.18%) C++
11 5 (0.74%) C
12 4 (0.59%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (0.59%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (0.59%) VBScript
13 3 (0.44%) VB
13 3 (0.44%) PHP4
14 1 (0.15%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.15%) Tcl
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 66 (9.71%) Degree
2 3 (0.44%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.53%) WCAG
2 5 (0.74%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.59%) QA
4 1 (0.15%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.29%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 56 (8.24%) Adobe
2 29 (4.26%) Google
3 16 (2.35%) Twitter
3 16 (2.35%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.91%) Facebook
5 9 (1.32%) Zend
6 6 (0.88%) Sencha
7 4 (0.59%) Rackspace
7 4 (0.59%) EPiServer
7 4 (0.59%) Sitecore
7 4 (0.59%) Panasonic
7 4 (0.59%) Oracle
7 4 (0.59%) SAP
8 3 (0.44%) Akamai
8 3 (0.44%) Appcelerator
9 1 (0.15%) IBM
9 1 (0.15%) ILOG
9 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.15%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.15%) Venda
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30k - 45k per year + plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £250 - £325 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bonus + package
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Zetman
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
IT Talent Solutions
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago