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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 192 163 220
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +57
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 316 312 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.53% 1.56% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.64% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 296 265 242
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
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
19778 18992 21191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16131 15197 18404
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +5 78 £35,000 +18.64% 9
Berkshire -2 54 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Oxfordshire -22 41 £35,000 - 7
Surrey -24 38 £40,000 +14.28% 12
Buckinghamshire +12 26 £35,000 +16.66% 1
East Sussex -12 26 £32,500 -7.14% 7
West Sussex +18 24 £40,000 +12.67% 3
Middlesex +21 14 £47,500 +17.28%
Kent -33 13 £32,500 -26.13% 2
Sussex 0 1 £45,000 +69.81%
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 620 (94.08%) CSS
2 619 (93.93%) HTML
3 609 (92.41%) JavaScript
4 417 (63.28%) HTML5
5 402 (61.00%) jQuery
6 343 (52.05%) CSS3
7 229 (34.75%) User Experience
8 214 (32.47%) PHP
9 177 (26.86%) AngularJS
10 156 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
11 146 (22.15%) Responsive Web Design
12 140 (21.24%) Sass
13 130 (19.73%) Web Development
14 126 (19.12%) OO
15 121 (18.36%) MySQL
16 109 (16.54%) Git (software)
17 108 (16.39%) Marketing
18 102 (15.48%) Ajax
19 88 (13.35%) .NET
20 82 (12.44%) XHTML
21 80 (12.14%) Photoshop
21 80 (12.14%) Subversion
21 80 (12.14%) JSON
22 79 (11.99%) MVC
22 79 (11.99%) Node.js
23 78 (11.84%) Degree
24 74 (11.23%) CMS
25 73 (11.08%) Linux
26 72 (10.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 63 (9.56%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 79 (11.99%) Node.js
2 74 (11.23%) CMS
3 36 (5.46%) WordPress
4 31 (4.70%) Drupal
5 19 (2.88%) Apache
6 17 (2.58%) Joomla!
7 14 (2.12%) Umbraco
8 12 (1.82%) Tomcat
8 12 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 10 (1.52%) JBoss
10 9 (1.37%) IIS
11 7 (1.06%) Facebook Platform
12 3 (0.46%) Moodle
13 2 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
13 2 (0.30%) concrete5
14 1 (0.15%) Sitefinity
14 1 (0.15%) Sitecore CMS
14 1 (0.15%) Site Server
Applications
1 80 (12.14%) Photoshop
2 29 (4.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (1.82%) InDesign
5 11 (1.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.46%) Fireworks
7 2 (0.30%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 19 (2.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (0.46%) Magento
2 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.43%) SaaS
2 15 (2.28%) GitHub
3 10 (1.52%) Google Cloud Platform
3 10 (1.52%) PaaS
3 10 (1.52%) Heroku
3 10 (1.52%) Google App Engine
4 7 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 6 (0.91%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (4.55%) Internet
2 7 (1.06%) AMQP
3 3 (0.46%) Extranet
3 3 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 121 (18.36%) MySQL
2 32 (4.86%) NoSQL
3 29 (4.40%) MongoDB
4 20 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 17 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (0.61%) Big Data
8 3 (0.46%) SQLite
9 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.15%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 109 (16.54%) Git (software)
2 80 (12.14%) Subversion
3 25 (3.79%) Grunt
4 18 (2.73%) Visual Studio
5 15 (2.28%) Selenium
5 15 (2.28%) Jenkins
6 12 (1.82%) Jasmine
6 12 (1.82%) JSUnit
7 11 (1.67%) JUnit
8 10 (1.52%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (1.52%) JIRA
9 8 (1.21%) Mercurial
10 7 (1.06%) Maven
10 7 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 6 (0.91%) Ant
12 5 (0.76%) Firebug
12 5 (0.76%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (0.76%) QUnit
13 3 (0.46%) Redmine
13 3 (0.46%) Sublime Text
General
1 108 (16.39%) Marketing
2 35 (5.31%) Games
3 28 (4.25%) Finance
4 17 (2.58%) Advertising
5 14 (2.12%) Telecoms
6 5 (0.76%) Banking
6 5 (0.76%) Swedish Language
7 4 (0.61%) Retail
7 4 (0.61%) Publishing
8 3 (0.46%) Legal
8 3 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.46%) Electronics
8 3 (0.46%) Arabic Language
9 1 (0.15%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (94.08%) CSS
2 619 (93.93%) HTML
3 417 (63.28%) HTML5
4 402 (61.00%) jQuery
5 343 (52.05%) CSS3
6 177 (26.86%) AngularJS
7 140 (21.24%) Sass
8 102 (15.48%) Ajax
9 88 (13.35%) .NET
10 82 (12.44%) XHTML
11 80 (12.14%) JSON
12 72 (10.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 59 (8.95%) LESS
14 58 (8.80%) Backbone.js
15 55 (8.35%) XML
16 39 (5.92%) Web Services
17 36 (5.46%) ASP.NET
18 35 (5.31%) KnockoutJS
19 33 (5.01%) Ext JS
20 31 (4.70%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 229 (34.75%) User Experience
2 47 (7.13%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.70%) W3C
4 30 (4.55%) Open Source
5 26 (3.95%) Social Media
6 23 (3.49%) Mobile App
7 16 (2.43%) Graphic Design
8 12 (1.82%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.67%) RIA
10 10 (1.52%) Online Games
11 8 (1.21%) Visualisation
12 6 (0.91%) GIS
13 5 (0.76%) Social Network
14 4 (0.61%) iPad
14 4 (0.61%) Analytical Skills
15 3 (0.46%) Kindle
15 3 (0.46%) E-Learning
15 3 (0.46%) DTV
15 3 (0.46%) N-Tier
15 3 (0.46%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 73 (11.08%) Linux
2 34 (5.16%) Apple iOS
3 32 (4.86%) Android
4 22 (3.34%) Ubuntu
5 11 (1.67%) Windows
6 7 (1.06%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.15%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.15%) UNIX
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
7 1 (0.15%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (23.67%) Agile Software Development
2 146 (22.15%) Responsive Web Design
3 130 (19.73%) Web Development
4 126 (19.12%) OO
5 79 (11.99%) MVC
6 63 (9.56%) Scrum
7 61 (9.26%) TDD
7 61 (9.26%) OOP
8 45 (6.83%) E-Commerce
9 43 (6.53%) Web Design
10 41 (6.22%) SEO
11 36 (5.46%) Software Engineering
12 33 (5.01%) Analytics
13 30 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
14 26 (3.95%) Web Accessibility
15 23 (3.49%) Unit Testing
15 23 (3.49%) Content Management
16 21 (3.19%) OO PHP
17 20 (3.03%) Mentoring
17 20 (3.03%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 609 (92.41%) JavaScript
2 214 (32.47%) PHP
3 56 (8.50%) Java
4 44 (6.68%) C#
5 34 (5.16%) SQL
6 28 (4.25%) Ruby
7 27 (4.10%) PHP5
8 25 (3.79%) Python
9 9 (1.37%) Perl
10 7 (1.06%) C++
11 5 (0.76%) ActionScript
11 5 (0.76%) ActionScript 3.0
11 5 (0.76%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (0.61%) Groovy
12 4 (0.61%) C
13 3 (0.46%) PHP4
14 2 (0.30%) Tcl
14 2 (0.30%) VBScript
14 2 (0.30%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (11.84%) Degree
2 2 (0.30%) SC Cleared
2 2 (0.30%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.12%) WCAG
2 10 (1.52%) QA
3 4 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.30%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (0.61%) Puppet
1 4 (0.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 40 (6.07%) Google
2 38 (5.77%) Adobe
3 29 (4.40%) Microsoft
4 25 (3.79%) Twitter
5 14 (2.12%) Facebook
6 8 (1.21%) Zend
7 7 (1.06%) Appcelerator
8 4 (0.61%) Sencha
9 3 (0.46%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.46%) SAP
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle
10 2 (0.30%) EPiServer
10 2 (0.30%) Panasonic
10 2 (0.30%) DoubleClick
11 1 (0.15%) ATG
11 1 (0.15%) Cisco
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