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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 166 174 240
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +66
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 359 316 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.67% 1.49% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.75% 1.57% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 337 276 216
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -5.79%
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
20563 20090 21958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.45% 94.87% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16586 16149 19149
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +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 £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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Hampshire +4 68 £35,000 +18.64% 14
Berkshire +5 66 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Surrey -15 55 £45,000 +28.57% 2
Oxfordshire -7 43 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Buckinghamshire +24 41 £35,000 +6.06% 1
East Sussex +6 37 £31,500 -10.00% 3
West Sussex +8 17 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Middlesex +19 14 £47,500 +17.28%
Kent -16 14 £27,500 -36.41% 2
Sussex +11 1 £45,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 637 (93.95%) CSS
2 636 (93.81%) HTML
3 630 (92.92%) JavaScript
4 429 (63.27%) HTML5
5 424 (62.54%) jQuery
6 350 (51.62%) CSS3
7 227 (33.48%) User Experience
8 208 (30.68%) PHP
9 163 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
10 153 (22.57%) AngularJS
11 134 (19.76%) Sass
12 130 (19.17%) MySQL
12 130 (19.17%) Responsive Web Design
13 122 (17.99%) Web Development
14 121 (17.85%) OO
15 117 (17.26%) Ajax
16 108 (15.93%) Marketing
17 98 (14.45%) Git (software)
18 94 (13.86%) .NET
19 85 (12.54%) Photoshop
20 84 (12.39%) Node.js
21 80 (11.80%) MVC
22 78 (11.50%) Linux
23 77 (11.36%) XHTML
24 75 (11.06%) JSON
24 75 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 74 (10.91%) Java
25 74 (10.91%) Degree
26 73 (10.77%) CMS
27 67 (9.88%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 84 (12.39%) Node.js
2 73 (10.77%) CMS
3 35 (5.16%) WordPress
4 26 (3.83%) Drupal
5 20 (2.95%) Apache
6 18 (2.65%) Tomcat
7 17 (2.51%) SharePoint
7 17 (2.51%) Joomla!
7 17 (2.51%) JBoss
7 17 (2.51%) Umbraco
8 7 (1.03%) Facebook Platform
9 5 (0.74%) IIS
10 3 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.44%) Moodle
11 2 (0.29%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
12 1 (0.15%) Site Server
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 85 (12.54%) Photoshop
2 35 (5.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.18%) InDesign
4 8 (1.18%) MS Excel
5 3 (0.44%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (2.65%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.74%) Magento
3 3 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.21%) SaaS
2 12 (1.77%) GitHub
3 10 (1.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (1.47%) PaaS
3 10 (1.47%) Heroku
3 10 (1.47%) Google App Engine
4 6 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (5.31%) Internet
2 4 (0.59%) AMQP
3 3 (0.44%) Extranet
3 3 (0.44%) HTTP
4 2 (0.29%) DNS
5 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.15%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (19.17%) MySQL
2 33 (4.87%) NoSQL
3 27 (3.98%) MongoDB
4 22 (3.24%) SQL Server
5 15 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2000
6 5 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.59%) SQLite
7 4 (0.59%) Big Data
8 2 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 98 (14.45%) Git (software)
2 67 (9.88%) Subversion
3 21 (3.10%) Visual Studio
4 18 (2.65%) Grunt
5 14 (2.06%) Selenium
6 12 (1.77%) Jasmine
7 11 (1.62%) JUnit
8 9 (1.33%) JSUnit
9 8 (1.18%) Jenkins
9 8 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 8 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
10 6 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.88%) Mercurial
11 5 (0.74%) JIRA
11 5 (0.74%) Firebug
12 4 (0.59%) Maven
12 4 (0.59%) Ant
12 4 (0.59%) QUnit
13 3 (0.44%) Sublime Text
13 3 (0.44%) Bugzilla
General
1 108 (15.93%) Marketing
2 31 (4.57%) Finance
2 31 (4.57%) Games
3 15 (2.21%) Advertising
3 15 (2.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (0.74%) Publishing
4 5 (0.74%) Manufacturing
4 5 (0.74%) Retail
4 5 (0.74%) Swedish Language
5 4 (0.59%) Banking
5 4 (0.59%) Legal
6 3 (0.44%) Electronics
6 3 (0.44%) Arabic Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 637 (93.95%) CSS
2 636 (93.81%) HTML
3 429 (63.27%) HTML5
4 424 (62.54%) jQuery
5 350 (51.62%) CSS3
6 153 (22.57%) AngularJS
7 134 (19.76%) Sass
8 117 (17.26%) Ajax
9 94 (13.86%) .NET
10 77 (11.36%) XHTML
11 75 (11.06%) JSON
11 75 (11.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 56 (8.26%) XML
13 53 (7.82%) LESS
13 53 (7.82%) Backbone.js
14 52 (7.67%) ASP.NET
15 41 (6.05%) KnockoutJS
16 36 (5.31%) Web Services
17 31 (4.57%) Ext JS
18 26 (3.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 227 (33.48%) User Experience
2 49 (7.23%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.01%) Mobile App
4 29 (4.28%) Open Source
5 26 (3.83%) W3C
6 24 (3.54%) Social Media
7 19 (2.80%) RIA
8 11 (1.62%) Digital Media
9 10 (1.47%) Social Network
9 10 (1.47%) Graphic Design
10 6 (0.88%) GIS
10 6 (0.88%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (0.74%) Visualisation
11 5 (0.74%) iPad
11 5 (0.74%) Online Games
12 3 (0.44%) iPhone
12 3 (0.44%) Semantic Web
12 3 (0.44%) Learning Management System
12 3 (0.44%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.44%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.50%) Linux
2 46 (6.78%) Android
3 42 (6.19%) Apple iOS
4 24 (3.54%) Ubuntu
5 10 (1.47%) Windows
6 8 (1.18%) CentOS
7 2 (0.29%) UNIX
7 2 (0.29%) Debian
7 2 (0.29%) Embedded Linux
8 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.15%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (24.04%) Agile Software Development
2 130 (19.17%) Responsive Web Design
3 122 (17.99%) Web Development
4 121 (17.85%) OO
5 80 (11.80%) MVC
6 63 (9.29%) Scrum
7 62 (9.14%) OOP
8 57 (8.41%) TDD
9 48 (7.08%) SEO
9 48 (7.08%) E-Commerce
10 39 (5.75%) Software Engineering
11 38 (5.60%) Web Design
12 30 (4.42%) Analytics
12 30 (4.42%) Digital Marketing
13 27 (3.98%) Web Accessibility
14 23 (3.39%) Content Management
15 21 (3.10%) Mentoring
16 20 (2.95%) Mobile Application Development
17 19 (2.80%) OO PHP
18 17 (2.51%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 630 (92.92%) JavaScript
2 208 (30.68%) PHP
3 74 (10.91%) Java
4 49 (7.23%) C#
5 38 (5.60%) SQL
6 27 (3.98%) PHP5
7 26 (3.83%) Ruby
8 23 (3.39%) Python
9 13 (1.92%) Perl
10 8 (1.18%) C++
11 4 (0.59%) C
11 4 (0.59%) ActionScript
11 4 (0.59%) Groovy
12 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.44%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (0.44%) PHP4
13 2 (0.29%) Tcl
13 2 (0.29%) VBScript
13 2 (0.29%) VB
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 74 (10.91%) Degree
2 3 (0.44%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.65%) WCAG
2 8 (1.18%) QA
3 4 (0.59%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (0.59%) Puppet
1 4 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 41 (6.05%) Google
2 38 (5.60%) Adobe
3 26 (3.83%) Microsoft
4 23 (3.39%) Twitter
5 14 (2.06%) Facebook
6 10 (1.47%) Zend
7 8 (1.18%) Appcelerator
8 6 (0.88%) Sencha
9 5 (0.74%) Sitecore
10 4 (0.59%) Panasonic
10 4 (0.59%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.44%) SAP
12 2 (0.29%) Oracle
12 2 (0.29%) Rackspace
13 1 (0.15%) Cisco
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