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 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 213 164 211
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 279 363 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.30% 1.58% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.37% 1.67% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 236 316 226
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
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
20342 21801 21273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.07% 94.74% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 16462 17296 17743
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 £65,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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
Hampshire +3 71 £35,000 +7.69% 9
Berkshire -15 45 £38,500 +2.66% 9
Surrey -5 39 £32,500 - 11
Oxfordshire -37 30 £35,000 -6.66% 7
Buckinghamshire -2 21 £40,000 +30.08% 12
West Sussex +22 19 £40,000 +77.77% 6
Middlesex - 18 £45,000 -
East Sussex -44 15 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Kent -12 14 £33,750 -20.58% 1
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

1 584 (93.44%) CSS
2 580 (92.80%) JavaScript
3 579 (92.64%) HTML
4 368 (58.88%) jQuery
5 353 (56.48%) HTML5
6 284 (45.44%) CSS3
7 205 (32.80%) PHP
8 191 (30.56%) User Experience
9 190 (30.40%) AngularJS
10 141 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
11 137 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
12 129 (20.64%) Web Development
13 116 (18.56%) OO
14 113 (18.08%) Sass
15 112 (17.92%) Git (software)
16 110 (17.60%) MySQL
17 93 (14.88%) .NET
18 89 (14.24%) Subversion
18 89 (14.24%) JSON
19 87 (13.92%) Ajax
20 84 (13.44%) MVC
21 79 (12.64%) Marketing
21 79 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 75 (12.00%) CMS
23 73 (11.68%) Degree
24 71 (11.36%) Photoshop
25 68 (10.88%) XHTML
26 65 (10.40%) Node.js
26 65 (10.40%) Backbone.js
27 64 (10.24%) TDD

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 75 (12.00%) CMS
2 65 (10.40%) Node.js
3 54 (8.64%) Drupal
4 45 (7.20%) WordPress
5 24 (3.84%) Joomla!
6 12 (1.92%) SharePoint
7 10 (1.60%) IIS
7 10 (1.60%) Apache
8 9 (1.44%) Umbraco
9 5 (0.80%) Facebook Platform
10 3 (0.48%) concrete5
10 3 (0.48%) Moodle
10 3 (0.48%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
11 1 (0.16%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 71 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 29 (4.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (2.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 11 (1.76%) MS Excel
5 8 (1.28%) InDesign
6 4 (0.64%) Fireworks
7 3 (0.48%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.32%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (3.04%) Google Analytics
2 14 (2.24%) Magento
3 3 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.32%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.32%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.72%) SaaS
2 12 (1.92%) GitHub
3 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.44%) Google App Engine
4 9 (1.44%) PaaS
4 9 (1.44%) Heroku
4 9 (1.44%) Google Cloud Platform
4 9 (1.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.84%) Internet
2 7 (1.12%) AMQP
3 3 (0.48%) HTTP
4 1 (0.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (17.60%) MySQL
2 33 (5.28%) MongoDB
3 31 (4.96%) NoSQL
4 25 (4.00%) SQL Server
5 16 (2.56%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (0.48%) SQLite
9 2 (0.32%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 112 (17.92%) Git (software)
2 89 (14.24%) Subversion
3 33 (5.28%) Grunt
4 21 (3.36%) Jenkins
5 18 (2.88%) Selenium
6 17 (2.72%) Maven
6 17 (2.72%) JIRA
7 16 (2.56%) Visual Studio
8 13 (2.08%) JSUnit
9 9 (1.44%) Mercurial
10 8 (1.28%) Eclipse
10 8 (1.28%) Dreamweaver
10 8 (1.28%) Jasmine
11 7 (1.12%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 7 (1.12%) Ant
12 6 (0.96%) JUnit
13 5 (0.80%) JMeter
13 5 (0.80%) Firebug
13 5 (0.80%) QUnit
13 5 (0.80%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 79 (12.64%) Marketing
2 28 (4.48%) Games
3 27 (4.32%) Finance
4 21 (3.36%) Telecoms
5 19 (3.04%) Advertising
6 8 (1.28%) Retail
7 5 (0.80%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.80%) Banking
8 4 (0.64%) Arabic Language
9 3 (0.48%) Electronics
10 2 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
11 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 584 (93.44%) CSS
2 579 (92.64%) HTML
3 368 (58.88%) jQuery
4 353 (56.48%) HTML5
5 284 (45.44%) CSS3
6 190 (30.40%) AngularJS
7 113 (18.08%) Sass
8 93 (14.88%) .NET
9 89 (14.24%) JSON
10 87 (13.92%) Ajax
11 79 (12.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 68 (10.88%) XHTML
13 65 (10.40%) Backbone.js
14 54 (8.64%) LESS
14 54 (8.64%) XML
15 41 (6.56%) ASP.NET
16 38 (6.08%) Ember.js
17 37 (5.92%) KnockoutJS
18 35 (5.60%) Web Services
19 31 (4.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 191 (30.56%) User Experience
2 41 (6.56%) Computer Science
3 33 (5.28%) W3C
4 25 (4.00%) Social Media
5 17 (2.72%) Open Source
5 17 (2.72%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.72%) Graphic Design
6 13 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (2.08%) Digital Media
7 12 (1.92%) Online Games
8 9 (1.44%) Visualisation
9 4 (0.64%) Client/Server
9 4 (0.64%) iPad
10 3 (0.48%) Algorithms
10 3 (0.48%) E-Learning
10 3 (0.48%) DTV
10 3 (0.48%) GIS
10 3 (0.48%) Semantic Web
10 3 (0.48%) Learning Management System
10 3 (0.48%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (7.84%) Linux
2 25 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 22 (3.52%) Android
4 14 (2.24%) Ubuntu
5 9 (1.44%) Windows
6 7 (1.12%) CentOS
7 1 (0.16%) Tizen
7 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (22.56%) Agile Software Development
2 137 (21.92%) Responsive Web Design
3 129 (20.64%) Web Development
4 116 (18.56%) OO
5 84 (13.44%) MVC
6 64 (10.24%) TDD
7 50 (8.00%) Web Design
8 49 (7.84%) Scrum
9 42 (6.72%) OOP
10 40 (6.40%) E-Commerce
11 33 (5.28%) SEO
11 33 (5.28%) Analytics
12 32 (5.12%) Unit Testing
12 32 (5.12%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (4.64%) Product Management
14 23 (3.68%) Software Engineering
15 20 (3.20%) Content Management
15 20 (3.20%) OO PHP
16 19 (3.04%) Digital Marketing
17 18 (2.88%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 580 (92.80%) JavaScript
2 205 (32.80%) PHP
3 45 (7.20%) C#
4 44 (7.04%) Java
5 38 (6.08%) SQL
6 21 (3.36%) Python
7 16 (2.56%) Ruby
7 16 (2.56%) PHP5
8 6 (0.96%) C++
9 5 (0.80%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (0.64%) C
10 4 (0.64%) Groovy
10 4 (0.64%) Perl
11 3 (0.48%) Bash Shell
12 2 (0.32%) ActionScript
12 2 (0.32%) Tcl
12 2 (0.32%) Objective-C
12 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 3.0
12 2 (0.32%) ActionScript 2.0
12 2 (0.32%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 73 (11.68%) Degree
2 3 (0.48%) SC Cleared
2 3 (0.48%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.28%) QA
2 4 (0.64%) WCAG
3 3 (0.48%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.32%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.32%) Puppet
1 2 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 47 (7.52%) Adobe
2 39 (6.24%) Google
3 34 (5.44%) Twitter
4 33 (5.28%) Microsoft
5 15 (2.40%) Facebook
6 12 (1.92%) Zend
7 7 (1.12%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.64%) Perforce
9 3 (0.48%) Oracle
9 3 (0.48%) SAP
9 3 (0.48%) Sitecore
10 2 (0.32%) DoubleClick
10 2 (0.32%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.16%) Cisco
11 1 (0.16%) ATG
11 1 (0.16%) Tableau
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