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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 173 205 219
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 326 264 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.23% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.29% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 291 245 231
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
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
21319 20397 21773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.67% 95.06% 95.42%
Number of salaries quoted 16777 16814 18582
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 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 1 September 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 70 £30,000 - 8
Berkshire +1 64 £40,000 +23.07% 8
East Sussex +18 52 £30,000 -15.49% 4
Oxfordshire +21 42 £30,000 -20.00% 5
Surrey -9 40 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Buckinghamshire -13 27 £36,000 +2.85% 8
Kent 0 21 £34,000 -28.42% 3
West Sussex -2 13 £35,000 - 1
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

1 626 (94.85%) HTML
2 622 (94.24%) JavaScript
3 619 (93.79%) CSS
4 469 (71.06%) HTML5
5 453 (68.64%) jQuery
6 398 (60.30%) CSS3
7 159 (24.09%) PHP
8 149 (22.58%) Ajax
9 148 (22.42%) Photoshop
10 127 (19.24%) Git (software)
11 125 (18.94%) Sass
12 115 (17.42%) Backbone.js
13 114 (17.27%) .NET
14 113 (17.12%) Marketing
15 111 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
16 110 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
17 104 (15.76%) XHTML
18 102 (15.45%) AngularJS
19 98 (14.85%) Java
20 95 (14.39%) MySQL
21 91 (13.79%) Adobe
22 90 (13.64%) MVC
22 90 (13.64%) Scrum
22 90 (13.64%) Subversion
22 90 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 89 (13.48%) ASP.NET
24 85 (12.88%) OO
24 85 (12.88%) CMS
24 85 (12.88%) Web Development
25 78 (11.82%) Linux

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 85 (12.88%) CMS
2 71 (10.76%) Node.js
3 48 (7.27%) WordPress
4 25 (3.79%) Drupal
5 15 (2.27%) Umbraco
6 14 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.82%) Apache
8 11 (1.67%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.91%) Joomla!
10 5 (0.76%) IIS
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.61%) FileNet
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Process Server
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere
11 4 (0.61%) SugarCRM
11 4 (0.61%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.61%) SilverStripe
11 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.30%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.30%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 148 (22.42%) Photoshop
2 42 (6.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.12%) InDesign
4 10 (1.52%) Fireworks
5 9 (1.36%) MS Excel
6 8 (1.21%) ImageReady
6 8 (1.21%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.61%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.61%) MS Project
7 4 (0.61%) MS Office
8 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 30 (4.55%) WebTrends
2 11 (1.67%) Magento
3 10 (1.52%) Google Analytics
4 3 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 21 (3.18%) SaaS
2 10 (1.52%) GitHub
3 3 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.30%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.70%) Internet
2 11 (1.67%) HTTP
3 5 (0.76%) Extranet
4 3 (0.45%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.45%) Broadband
5 2 (0.30%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) RTP
5 2 (0.30%) RTSP
5 2 (0.30%) Network Security
5 2 (0.30%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.30%) VPN
5 2 (0.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 95 (14.39%) MySQL
2 15 (2.27%) SQL Server
3 12 (1.82%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.36%) Big Data
5 8 (1.21%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.61%) DB2
9 2 (0.30%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.30%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.15%) SQLite
10 1 (0.15%) Redis
Development Applications
1 127 (19.24%) Git (software)
2 90 (13.64%) Subversion
3 30 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 29 (4.39%) Grunt
5 24 (3.64%) Dreamweaver
6 12 (1.82%) Jasmine
7 11 (1.67%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (0.76%) Sinon.JS
10 4 (0.61%) Rational Application Developer
10 4 (0.61%) Selenium
10 4 (0.61%) Yeoman
11 3 (0.45%) Sublime Text
11 3 (0.45%) JUnit
11 3 (0.45%) Cucumber
11 3 (0.45%) QUnit
11 3 (0.45%) PhantomJS
12 2 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
12 2 (0.30%) TortoiseSVN
13 1 (0.15%) JSUnit
General
1 113 (17.12%) Marketing
2 30 (4.55%) Finance
3 19 (2.88%) Advertising
4 14 (2.12%) Retail
4 14 (2.12%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.97%) Publishing
6 11 (1.67%) Games
7 6 (0.91%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.76%) Swedish Language
9 4 (0.61%) Banking
10 3 (0.45%) Legal
10 3 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.30%) German Language
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
12 1 (0.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 626 (94.85%) HTML
2 619 (93.79%) CSS
3 469 (71.06%) HTML5
4 453 (68.64%) jQuery
5 398 (60.30%) CSS3
6 149 (22.58%) Ajax
7 125 (18.94%) Sass
8 115 (17.42%) Backbone.js
9 114 (17.27%) .NET
10 104 (15.76%) XHTML
11 102 (15.45%) AngularJS
12 90 (13.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 89 (13.48%) ASP.NET
14 72 (10.91%) KnockoutJS
15 61 (9.24%) XML
16 50 (7.58%) Semantic HTML
17 45 (6.82%) LESS
18 42 (6.36%) JSON
19 39 (5.91%) Web Services
20 35 (5.30%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 62 (9.39%) Mobile App
2 36 (5.45%) Social Media
3 32 (4.85%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.79%) W3C
5 22 (3.33%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.18%) Open Source
7 20 (3.03%) RIA
8 17 (2.58%) Social Network
9 14 (2.12%) iPad
10 13 (1.97%) Graphic Design
11 10 (1.52%) Management Information System
12 8 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
14 6 (0.91%) Kindle
15 5 (0.76%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.76%) GIS
15 5 (0.76%) Mashup
16 4 (0.61%) Animation
16 4 (0.61%) Blog
16 4 (0.61%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 78 (11.82%) Linux
2 48 (7.27%) Android
3 45 (6.82%) Apple iOS
4 19 (2.88%) Mac OS X
4 19 (2.88%) Ubuntu
5 14 (2.12%) Windows
6 5 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (0.61%) UNIX
8 2 (0.30%) Debian
9 1 (0.15%) Solaris
9 1 (0.15%) MVS
9 1 (0.15%) CentOS
9 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.15%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
2 110 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 90 (13.64%) MVC
3 90 (13.64%) Scrum
4 85 (12.88%) OO
4 85 (12.88%) Web Development
5 70 (10.61%) E-Commerce
5 70 (10.61%) SEO
6 69 (10.45%) TDD
7 47 (7.12%) Web Accessibility
8 46 (6.97%) Web Design
9 41 (6.21%) Software Engineering
10 40 (6.06%) Content Management
11 39 (5.91%) Digital Marketing
12 37 (5.61%) OOP
13 35 (5.30%) Web Application Development
14 30 (4.55%) BDD
15 24 (3.64%) Mobile Application Development
16 22 (3.33%) OO PHP
16 22 (3.33%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 622 (94.24%) JavaScript
2 159 (24.09%) PHP
3 98 (14.85%) Java
4 52 (7.88%) SQL
5 44 (6.67%) C#
6 21 (3.18%) Python
6 21 (3.18%) PHP5
7 20 (3.03%) Ruby
8 13 (1.97%) ActionScript
9 11 (1.67%) Perl
10 8 (1.21%) C++
11 7 (1.06%) T-SQL
12 6 (0.91%) C
13 4 (0.61%) VBScript
14 3 (0.45%) Objective-C
15 2 (0.30%) VB
15 2 (0.30%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
16 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 73 (11.06%) Degree
2 3 (0.45%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.79%) WCAG
2 6 (0.91%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 91 (13.79%) Adobe
2 28 (4.24%) Microsoft
3 20 (3.03%) Google
4 18 (2.73%) JBoss
5 12 (1.82%) Twitter
6 10 (1.52%) Facebook
7 9 (1.36%) Zend
8 6 (0.91%) Sencha
9 5 (0.76%) Oracle
9 5 (0.76%) SAP
10 4 (0.61%) IBM
10 4 (0.61%) ILOG
10 4 (0.61%) Panasonic
10 4 (0.61%) Rackspace
11 3 (0.45%) Akamai
12 2 (0.30%) ATG
12 2 (0.30%) EPiServer
12 2 (0.30%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.30%) JD Edwards
13 1 (0.15%) Salesforce.com
South East
BLOC
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Chichester, West Sussex (PO10)
Guru Careers
Salary: £30 - 35k (DOE)
Posted: 14 hours ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Marlow, Buckinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
KH Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent (TN2)
Guru Careers
Salary: £20 - 35k
Posted: 6 days ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £500000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago