The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 167 189 171
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 380 339 348
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.97% 1.62% 1.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.04% 1.67% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 355 316 292
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
18584 20269 19415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.08% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15911 16523 15406
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the South East region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016. 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
East Sussex +40 79 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Hampshire +1 73 £35,000 - 7
Berkshire +19 70 £35,000 -12.50% 5
Oxfordshire -6 51 £41,500 +18.57% 6
Buckinghamshire +15 38 £35,000 - 1
Kent +31 34 £37,500 +15.38% 8
Surrey +5 25 £37,500 +7.14% 11
West Sussex -19 11 £45,000 +12.50%
Home Counties - 3 £60,000 -
Sussex +2 1 £45,000 -
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Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 836 (96.76%) JavaScript
2 804 (93.06%) HTML
3 801 (92.71%) CSS
4 733 (84.84%) Front End Development
5 485 (56.13%) HTML5
6 465 (53.82%) jQuery
7 403 (46.64%) CSS3
8 360 (41.67%) AngularJS
9 266 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
10 234 (27.08%) Sass
11 233 (26.97%) User Experience
12 196 (22.69%) Responsive Web Design
13 187 (21.64%) PHP
14 152 (17.59%) Git (software)
15 142 (16.44%) Web Development
16 141 (16.32%) Backbone.js
17 132 (15.28%) Web Design
18 124 (14.35%) .NET
19 118 (13.66%) Ajax
20 117 (13.54%) Photoshop
21 112 (12.96%) LESS
22 110 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 102 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
24 101 (11.69%) SQL
25 95 (11.00%) Node.js
26 93 (10.76%) C#
26 93 (10.76%) Marketing
27 91 (10.53%) Subversion
28 87 (10.07%) OO
29 85 (9.84%) React

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 95 (11.00%) Node.js
2 83 (9.61%) CMS
3 54 (6.25%) WordPress
4 45 (5.21%) Drupal
5 33 (3.82%) Umbraco
6 25 (2.89%) IIS
7 16 (1.85%) Tomcat
8 13 (1.50%) Apache
9 11 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 8 (0.93%) Jetty
10 8 (0.93%) nginx
11 7 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
12 4 (0.46%) SharePoint
13 3 (0.35%) Kentico
13 3 (0.35%) Tornado
14 2 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 2 (0.23%) Joomla!
14 2 (0.23%) SAP EP
14 2 (0.23%) SAP Portal
15 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 117 (13.54%) Photoshop
2 63 (7.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (3.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 19 (2.20%) InDesign
5 12 (1.39%) MS Excel
6 10 (1.16%) Fireworks
7 5 (0.58%) GIMP
8 2 (0.23%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.12%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
9 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 23 (2.66%) Magento
2 12 (1.39%) JDE OneWorld
3 6 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.58%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.35%) Odoo
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 22 (2.55%) Google Analytics
2 21 (2.43%) SaaS
3 15 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (1.27%) GitHub
5 3 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.23%) Heroku
7 1 (0.12%) AdWords
7 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.12%) IaaS
7 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.12%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 40 (4.63%) Internet
2 10 (1.16%) Intranet
3 6 (0.69%) Extranet
4 5 (0.58%) Bluetooth
4 5 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (0.58%) Wireless
5 4 (0.46%) HTTP
6 2 (0.23%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (6.13%) MySQL
2 52 (6.02%) SQL Server
3 37 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 32 (3.70%) MongoDB
5 24 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 15 (1.74%) Big Data
7 8 (0.93%) RDBMS
8 4 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
9 3 (0.35%) GIS
9 3 (0.35%) Redis
10 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 152 (17.59%) Git (software)
2 91 (10.53%) Subversion
3 83 (9.61%) Grunt
4 49 (5.67%) gulp
5 26 (3.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 26 (3.01%) Visual Studio
6 25 (2.89%) Jasmine
7 21 (2.43%) Bower
8 16 (1.85%) Jenkins
8 16 (1.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 16 (1.85%) Selenium
9 13 (1.50%) Eclipse
10 10 (1.16%) Maven
11 8 (0.93%) Ant
11 8 (0.93%) Gradle
12 7 (0.81%) Axure RP
12 7 (0.81%) Bitbucket
12 7 (0.81%) QUnit
13 6 (0.69%) Mocha
13 6 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 93 (10.76%) Marketing
2 61 (7.06%) Finance
3 26 (3.01%) Manufacturing
4 24 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 15 (1.74%) Retail
6 9 (1.04%) Advertising
6 9 (1.04%) Back Office
6 9 (1.04%) Games
7 6 (0.69%) Electronics
7 6 (0.69%) Legal
8 4 (0.46%) Banking
9 3 (0.35%) Automotive
9 3 (0.35%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.35%) Local Government
10 2 (0.23%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 804 (93.06%) HTML
2 801 (92.71%) CSS
3 485 (56.13%) HTML5
4 465 (53.82%) jQuery
5 403 (46.64%) CSS3
6 360 (41.67%) AngularJS
7 234 (27.08%) Sass
8 141 (16.32%) Backbone.js
9 124 (14.35%) .NET
10 118 (13.66%) Ajax
11 112 (12.96%) LESS
12 110 (12.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 102 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
14 85 (9.84%) React
15 84 (9.72%) XML
16 62 (7.18%) JSON
17 59 (6.83%) Web Services
18 56 (6.48%) Ember.js
19 49 (5.67%) ASP.NET
19 49 (5.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 233 (26.97%) User Experience
2 54 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 36 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 31 (3.59%) Computer Science
5 27 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 27 (3.13%) iPad
6 26 (3.01%) Social Media
7 22 (2.55%) W3C
8 14 (1.62%) Life Science
9 11 (1.27%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.27%) Web 2.0
10 8 (0.93%) Biometrics
10 8 (0.93%) N-Tier
10 8 (0.93%) Semantic Web
11 7 (0.81%) Graphic Design
12 6 (0.69%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.46%) Animation
13 4 (0.46%) Video on Demand
14 3 (0.35%) Hedge funds
14 3 (0.35%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 70 (8.10%) Linux
2 38 (4.40%) Apple iOS
3 32 (3.70%) Android
4 16 (1.85%) Windows
5 4 (0.46%) Ubuntu
6 3 (0.35%) Unix
7 2 (0.23%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.12%) Debian
8 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 733 (84.84%) Front End Development
2 266 (30.79%) Agile Software Development
3 196 (22.69%) Responsive Web Design
4 142 (16.44%) Web Development
5 132 (15.28%) Web Design
6 87 (10.07%) OO
7 79 (9.14%) TDD
8 72 (8.33%) MVC
9 65 (7.52%) E-Commerce
10 59 (6.83%) Scrum
11 53 (6.13%) Analytics
11 53 (6.13%) Mobile First
12 52 (6.02%) Software Engineering
13 50 (5.79%) SEO
14 49 (5.67%) Continuous Integration
15 47 (5.44%) Open Source
16 36 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
17 34 (3.94%) Mobile Application Development
17 34 (3.94%) OOP
18 33 (3.82%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 836 (96.76%) JavaScript
2 187 (21.64%) PHP
3 101 (11.69%) SQL
4 93 (10.76%) C#
5 80 (9.26%) Python
6 72 (8.33%) Java
7 62 (7.18%) Ruby
8 28 (3.24%) T-SQL
9 16 (1.85%) Perl
10 15 (1.74%) C++
11 14 (1.62%) Objective-C
12 10 (1.16%) Bash Shell
13 8 (0.93%) Scala
14 5 (0.58%) TypeScript
15 2 (0.23%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.23%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.23%) Apple Swift
15 2 (0.23%) PHP 5
16 1 (0.12%) VB6
16 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 71 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (0.58%) Security Cleared
3 4 (0.46%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.20%) WCAG
2 12 (1.39%) WAI
3 11 (1.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 8 (0.93%) Puppet
2 6 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 75 (8.68%) Adobe
2 40 (4.63%) Google
3 31 (3.59%) Microsoft
4 18 (2.08%) Zend
5 15 (1.74%) Twitter
6 9 (1.04%) LANDesk
6 9 (1.04%) Oracle
7 8 (0.93%) hybris
7 8 (0.93%) SAP
8 5 (0.58%) EPiServer
8 5 (0.58%) Xamarin
9 3 (0.35%) New Relic
9 3 (0.35%) Northgate
10 2 (0.23%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.23%) Facebook
10 2 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.12%) Epicor
11 1 (0.12%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.12%) Lotus
11 1 (0.12%) Sage
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