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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 162 190 205
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 359 327 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.69% 1.45% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.53% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 307 292 243
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
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
20035 21405 20219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.57% 94.86% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 16668 16840 16661
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 £60,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 September 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 September 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
Berkshire +20 68 £40,000 - 8
West Sussex +32 55 £40,000 +14.28% 8
Hampshire +1 50 £35,000 +16.66% 8
Surrey +12 44 £37,500 -16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -7 39 £36,000 - 3
Oxfordshire -1 35 £35,000 +16.66% 10
East Sussex -1 31 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Kent -1 18 £32,000 -6.56% 4
Middlesex - 14 £42,500 -
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 1 September 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.

1 617 (97.17%) HTML
2 611 (96.22%) CSS
3 591 (93.07%) JavaScript
4 361 (56.85%) jQuery
5 355 (55.91%) HTML5
6 266 (41.89%) CSS3
7 249 (39.21%) AngularJS
8 218 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
9 186 (29.29%) User Experience
10 158 (24.88%) Responsive Web Design
11 157 (24.72%) Sass
12 143 (22.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 130 (20.47%) PHP
14 129 (20.31%) Web Development
15 108 (17.01%) Ajax
16 104 (16.38%) Node.js
17 102 (16.06%) .NET
18 100 (15.75%) Marketing
19 96 (15.12%) E-Commerce
20 95 (14.96%) Backbone.js
21 93 (14.65%) Git (software)
22 89 (14.02%) Subversion
23 88 (13.86%) Web Design
24 86 (13.54%) TDD
25 82 (12.91%) Photoshop
26 79 (12.44%) OO
27 76 (11.97%) Grunt
28 73 (11.50%) WordPress
29 70 (11.02%) C#
29 70 (11.02%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 104 (16.38%) Node.js
2 73 (11.50%) WordPress
3 69 (10.87%) CMS
4 40 (6.30%) Drupal
5 16 (2.52%) Umbraco
6 9 (1.42%) Joomla!
7 5 (0.79%) Kentico
8 4 (0.63%) SharePoint
9 3 (0.47%) Apache
10 2 (0.31%) Tomcat
10 2 (0.31%) IIS
11 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.16%) DNN
11 1 (0.16%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 82 (12.91%) Photoshop
2 45 (7.09%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (5.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 8 (1.26%) InDesign
4 8 (1.26%) Fireworks
5 5 (0.79%) MS Office
5 5 (0.79%) Acrobat
5 5 (0.79%) Adobe Premiere
5 5 (0.79%) Adobe After Effects
6 1 (0.16%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 30 (4.72%) Magento
2 12 (1.89%) JDE OneWorld
3 4 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (2.99%) SaaS
2 15 (2.36%) Google Analytics
3 14 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.26%) PaaS
5 7 (1.10%) Heroku
5 7 (1.10%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 5 (0.79%) GitHub
7 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Azure
8 1 (0.16%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.16%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.16%) Office 365
8 1 (0.16%) IaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.26%) Internet
2 3 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.16%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (8.50%) MySQL
2 32 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 32 (5.04%) MongoDB
3 27 (4.25%) NoSQL
4 15 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 11 (1.73%) Big Data
6 10 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.16%) Redis
Development Applications
1 93 (14.65%) Git (software)
2 89 (14.02%) Subversion
3 76 (11.97%) Grunt
4 26 (4.09%) Jasmine
5 21 (3.31%) Visual Studio
6 18 (2.83%) Eclipse
6 18 (2.83%) Maven
7 15 (2.36%) Karma Test Runner
7 15 (2.36%) Bower
8 13 (2.05%) JIRA
9 12 (1.89%) Mocha
10 11 (1.73%) Selenium
10 11 (1.73%) Jenkins
11 10 (1.57%) gulp
12 9 (1.42%) Axure RP
13 8 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
14 5 (0.79%) JMeter
15 3 (0.47%) TeamCity
15 3 (0.47%) PHPUnit
General
1 100 (15.75%) Marketing
2 42 (6.61%) Finance
3 32 (5.04%) Games
4 26 (4.09%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.20%) Retail
6 8 (1.26%) Advertising
7 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 6 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.63%) Electronics
8 4 (0.63%) Banking
9 3 (0.47%) Music Industry
9 3 (0.47%) Publishing
10 2 (0.31%) Automotive
11 1 (0.16%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 617 (97.17%) HTML
2 611 (96.22%) CSS
3 361 (56.85%) jQuery
4 355 (55.91%) HTML5
5 266 (41.89%) CSS3
6 249 (39.21%) AngularJS
7 157 (24.72%) Sass
8 143 (22.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 108 (17.01%) Ajax
10 102 (16.06%) .NET
11 95 (14.96%) Backbone.js
12 70 (11.02%) LESS
13 68 (10.71%) JSON
14 62 (9.76%) XML
15 49 (7.72%) KnockoutJS
16 48 (7.56%) ASP.NET
16 48 (7.56%) Web Services
17 46 (7.24%) XHTML
18 43 (6.77%) Ember.js
19 35 (5.51%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 186 (29.29%) User Experience
2 33 (5.20%) W3C
3 31 (4.88%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.31%) Social Media
5 19 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
6 16 (2.52%) iPad
7 15 (2.36%) Digital Media
7 15 (2.36%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.10%) Photography
9 6 (0.94%) Visualisation
10 5 (0.79%) Xbox
10 5 (0.79%) Mathematics
10 5 (0.79%) Graphic Design
10 5 (0.79%) iPhone
10 5 (0.79%) NHS
11 4 (0.63%) Web 2.0
11 4 (0.63%) DTV
11 4 (0.63%) BBC
11 4 (0.63%) Social Network
11 4 (0.63%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 22 (3.46%) Android
2 19 (2.99%) Linux
3 17 (2.68%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.47%) Ubuntu
4 3 (0.47%) Windows
5 1 (0.16%) UNIX
5 1 (0.16%) MVS
5 1 (0.16%) Debian
5 1 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 218 (34.33%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (24.88%) Responsive Web Design
3 129 (20.31%) Web Development
4 96 (15.12%) E-Commerce
5 88 (13.86%) Web Design
6 86 (13.54%) TDD
7 79 (12.44%) OO
8 61 (9.61%) MVC
9 60 (9.45%) Scrum
10 51 (8.03%) SEO
11 43 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (5.20%) Analytics
13 32 (5.04%) Web Accessibility
14 25 (3.94%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.94%) Open Source
15 24 (3.78%) Digital Marketing
15 24 (3.78%) Content Management
16 23 (3.62%) BDD
17 19 (2.99%) Mobile Development
18 18 (2.83%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 591 (93.07%) JavaScript
2 130 (20.47%) PHP
3 70 (11.02%) C#
4 56 (8.82%) Java
5 55 (8.66%) SQL
6 39 (6.14%) Python
7 32 (5.04%) Ruby
8 14 (2.20%) Perl
9 6 (0.94%) C++
9 6 (0.94%) Objective-C
9 6 (0.94%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.47%) CoffeeScript
11 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.16%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.16%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 41 (6.46%) Degree
2 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.52%) QA
2 5 (0.79%) WCAG
3 2 (0.31%) WAI
4 1 (0.16%) Section 508
Systems Management
1 5 (0.79%) Puppet
1 5 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.16%) Ansible
2 1 (0.16%) cPanel
Vendors
1 69 (10.87%) Adobe
2 39 (6.14%) Google
3 34 (5.35%) Twitter
4 17 (2.68%) Microsoft
5 11 (1.73%) Zend
6 8 (1.26%) Facebook
7 5 (0.79%) hybris
7 5 (0.79%) Tableau
7 5 (0.79%) Apple
8 4 (0.63%) Sony
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle
8 4 (0.63%) SAP
8 4 (0.63%) EPiServer
8 4 (0.63%) Yahoo!
9 3 (0.47%) Perforce
10 2 (0.31%) LANDesk
10 2 (0.31%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.16%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.16%) New Relic
11 1 (0.16%) Nintex
Horsham, West Sussex
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £28k - £35k per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + gym, bonus, 23 days hol
Posted: 5 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary & Generous Benefits Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Corriculo
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 16 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Worthing, Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, Sussex
Reflex Computer Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Ashford, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 Per Annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wallingford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £48000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum + benefits (including flexible hours)
Posted: 4 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Lea Consultancy Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £33,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago