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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 190 192 229
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 319 274 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.45% 1.30% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.53% 1.37% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 283 250 216
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
20786 19977 21785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.59% 95.07% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16278 16494 18666
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £59,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 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 16 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 -1 67 £30,000 - 9
Berkshire -2 66 £36,000 +10.76% 13
East Sussex +21 52 £30,000 -15.49% 3
Surrey -11 38 £40,000 - 7
Oxfordshire +7 35 £29,000 -22.66% 5
Buckinghamshire -3 27 £35,000 - 5
Kent +8 21 £34,500 -13.75% 5
West Sussex -6 10 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Middlesex +2 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 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.

1 620 (94.80%) HTML
2 614 (93.88%) JavaScript
3 611 (93.43%) CSS
4 467 (71.41%) HTML5
5 447 (68.35%) jQuery
6 402 (61.47%) CSS3
7 201 (30.73%) User Experience
8 179 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
9 155 (23.70%) PHP
10 146 (22.32%) Ajax
11 139 (21.25%) Photoshop
12 122 (18.65%) Sass
13 118 (18.04%) Marketing
14 117 (17.89%) Git (software)
15 110 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
16 109 (16.67%) .NET
17 104 (15.90%) Backbone.js
18 103 (15.75%) MySQL
19 100 (15.29%) XHTML
20 99 (15.14%) AngularJS
21 97 (14.83%) Java
22 95 (14.53%) OO
23 91 (13.91%) MVC
24 90 (13.76%) Scrum
25 89 (13.61%) Web Development
26 88 (13.46%) Linux
27 87 (13.30%) Subversion
28 84 (12.84%) ASP.NET
29 83 (12.69%) Adobe
29 83 (12.69%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 16 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 81 (12.39%) CMS
2 75 (11.47%) Node.js
3 40 (6.12%) WordPress
4 22 (3.36%) Drupal
5 16 (2.45%) Tomcat
6 15 (2.29%) Umbraco
7 14 (2.14%) Apache
8 10 (1.53%) SharePoint
9 6 (0.92%) Joomla!
10 4 (0.61%) IIS
11 3 (0.46%) FileNet
11 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.46%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.46%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Process Server
11 3 (0.46%) WebSphere Portal
12 2 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.31%) ExpressionEngine
12 2 (0.31%) SugarCRM
12 2 (0.31%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 139 (21.25%) Photoshop
2 43 (6.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (2.14%) InDesign
4 8 (1.22%) Fireworks
5 7 (1.07%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.92%) Acrobat
6 6 (0.92%) ImageReady
7 3 (0.46%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.46%) MS Project
7 3 (0.46%) MS Office
8 2 (0.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 27 (4.13%) WebTrends
2 11 (1.68%) Google Analytics
3 10 (1.53%) Magento
4 3 (0.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (3.06%) SaaS
2 8 (1.22%) GitHub
3 3 (0.46%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.31%) Office 365
5 1 (0.15%) Heroku
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.89%) Internet
2 11 (1.68%) HTTP
3 5 (0.76%) Extranet
4 3 (0.46%) HTTPS
4 3 (0.46%) Broadband
5 2 (0.31%) Network Security
5 2 (0.31%) RTSP
5 2 (0.31%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.31%) VPN
5 2 (0.31%) DNS
5 2 (0.31%) Intranet
5 2 (0.31%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (15.75%) MySQL
2 15 (2.29%) NoSQL
3 14 (2.14%) SQL Server
4 9 (1.38%) Big Data
4 9 (1.38%) Relational Database
5 6 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (0.76%) MongoDB
6 5 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.46%) DB2
8 2 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 117 (17.89%) Git (software)
2 87 (13.30%) Subversion
3 29 (4.43%) Visual Studio
4 26 (3.98%) Grunt
5 19 (2.91%) Dreamweaver
6 14 (2.14%) Jasmine
7 10 (1.53%) Eclipse
8 6 (0.92%) Selenium
8 6 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (0.61%) Yeoman
9 4 (0.61%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (0.46%) Rational Application Developer
10 3 (0.46%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.46%) QUnit
10 3 (0.46%) PhantomJS
10 3 (0.46%) JUnit
10 3 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
11 2 (0.31%) TortoiseSVN
11 2 (0.31%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.15%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 118 (18.04%) Marketing
2 29 (4.43%) Finance
3 18 (2.75%) Advertising
4 15 (2.29%) Publishing
5 14 (2.14%) Telecoms
6 13 (1.99%) Games
7 12 (1.83%) Retail
8 6 (0.92%) Manufacturing
9 5 (0.76%) Swedish Language
10 4 (0.61%) Banking
10 4 (0.61%) Legal
11 3 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 3 (0.46%) Electronics
12 2 (0.31%) German Language
12 2 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 620 (94.80%) HTML
2 611 (93.43%) CSS
3 467 (71.41%) HTML5
4 447 (68.35%) jQuery
5 402 (61.47%) CSS3
6 146 (22.32%) Ajax
7 122 (18.65%) Sass
8 109 (16.67%) .NET
9 104 (15.90%) Backbone.js
10 100 (15.29%) XHTML
11 99 (15.14%) AngularJS
12 84 (12.84%) ASP.NET
13 83 (12.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 67 (10.24%) KnockoutJS
15 59 (9.02%) XML
16 46 (7.03%) Semantic HTML
17 40 (6.12%) JSON
18 39 (5.96%) Web Services
18 39 (5.96%) LESS
19 31 (4.74%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 201 (30.73%) User Experience
2 60 (9.17%) Mobile App
3 35 (5.35%) Social Media
4 30 (4.59%) Computer Science
5 24 (3.67%) Open Source
6 23 (3.52%) W3C
7 22 (3.36%) Visualisation
8 21 (3.21%) RIA
9 16 (2.45%) Social Network
10 14 (2.14%) iPad
11 10 (1.53%) Graphic Design
12 8 (1.22%) Inversion of Control
13 7 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.07%) Management Information System
14 6 (0.92%) N-Tier
14 6 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
15 5 (0.76%) Kindle
15 5 (0.76%) GIS
15 5 (0.76%) Mashup
16 4 (0.61%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 88 (13.46%) Linux
2 45 (6.88%) Android
3 42 (6.42%) Apple iOS
4 21 (3.21%) Ubuntu
5 19 (2.91%) Mac OS X
6 13 (1.99%) Windows
7 5 (0.76%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.61%) UNIX
9 2 (0.31%) Debian
10 1 (0.15%) webOS
10 1 (0.15%) MVS
10 1 (0.15%) Solaris
10 1 (0.15%) CentOS
10 1 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 179 (27.37%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (16.82%) Responsive Web Design
3 95 (14.53%) OO
4 91 (13.91%) MVC
5 90 (13.76%) Scrum
6 89 (13.61%) Web Development
7 72 (11.01%) TDD
8 67 (10.24%) SEO
9 62 (9.48%) E-Commerce
10 45 (6.88%) OOP
10 45 (6.88%) Software Engineering
11 43 (6.57%) Web Accessibility
12 40 (6.12%) Web Design
13 39 (5.96%) Digital Marketing
14 37 (5.66%) Content Management
15 32 (4.89%) BDD
16 31 (4.74%) Web Application Development
17 26 (3.98%) Mobile Application Development
18 23 (3.52%) OO PHP
19 20 (3.06%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 614 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 155 (23.70%) PHP
3 97 (14.83%) Java
4 47 (7.19%) SQL
5 43 (6.57%) C#
6 24 (3.67%) PHP5
7 22 (3.36%) Ruby
8 20 (3.06%) Python
9 13 (1.99%) Perl
10 10 (1.53%) ActionScript
11 7 (1.07%) C++
12 6 (0.92%) C
13 5 (0.76%) T-SQL
14 4 (0.61%) VBScript
15 2 (0.31%) VB
15 2 (0.31%) Objective-C
16 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 3.0
16 1 (0.15%) ActionScript 2.0
16 1 (0.15%) TypeScript
16 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 72 (11.01%) Degree
2 3 (0.46%) MCP
3 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.82%) WCAG
2 5 (0.76%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.46%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.31%) Puppet
2 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 83 (12.69%) Adobe
2 26 (3.98%) Microsoft
3 19 (2.91%) Google
3 19 (2.91%) JBoss
4 9 (1.38%) Zend
5 8 (1.22%) Facebook
6 7 (1.07%) Twitter
7 6 (0.92%) Sencha
8 5 (0.76%) Oracle
8 5 (0.76%) SAP
9 4 (0.61%) Panasonic
9 4 (0.61%) Rackspace
10 3 (0.46%) Akamai
10 3 (0.46%) IBM
10 3 (0.46%) ILOG
11 2 (0.31%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.31%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.31%) ATG
11 2 (0.31%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.15%) Venda
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 minutes ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30-50k DOE + Bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Didcot, Oxfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: Yesterday
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
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Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
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Oxford, Oxfordshire
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum Plus benefits
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Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: PACKAGE
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Maidenhead, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum Up to 37k + benefits
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Shares
Posted: 5 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Hampshire
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