The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 353 338 393
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 83 67 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.40% 0.33% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.42% 0.35% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 82 56 49
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -18.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%
Front-End Web 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
19836 19086 21216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.60% 94.67% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 16177 15276 18448
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the South East region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in the South East

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the South East region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in the South East

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 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 -8 23 £35,000 +27.27% 2
Berkshire +13 15 £37,500 +0.67% 2
Surrey -9 10 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Middlesex - 10 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire +6 9 £35,000 +16.66%
East Sussex 0 8 £30,000 -33.33%
Kent -9 4 £27,500 -35.29%
Oxfordshire -18 4 £40,000 +25.00%
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 171 (98.84%) HTML
2 167 (96.53%) CSS
3 162 (93.64%) JavaScript
4 129 (74.57%) HTML5
5 117 (67.63%) CSS3
6 114 (65.90%) jQuery
7 91 (52.60%) PHP
8 64 (36.99%) MySQL
9 54 (31.21%) User Experience
10 53 (30.64%) Responsive Web Design
11 51 (29.48%) Web Development
12 47 (27.17%) OO
13 45 (26.01%) Git (software)
14 44 (25.43%) OOP
15 43 (24.86%) Linux
15 43 (24.86%) Ajax
16 39 (22.54%) Marketing
16 39 (22.54%) AngularJS
17 37 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
18 33 (19.08%) Subversion
19 31 (17.92%) Photoshop
19 31 (17.92%) Sass
20 30 (17.34%) CMS
21 27 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 24 (13.87%) Degree
23 22 (12.72%) Ubuntu
24 20 (11.56%) MVC
25 19 (10.98%) TDD
25 19 (10.98%) PHP5
25 19 (10.98%) OO PHP

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (17.34%) CMS
2 17 (9.83%) Apache
3 13 (7.51%) Drupal
4 11 (6.36%) Node.js
5 10 (5.78%) WordPress
5 10 (5.78%) Joomla!
6 8 (4.62%) Umbraco
7 7 (4.05%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.16%) concrete5
9 1 (0.58%) Sitefinity
9 1 (0.58%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.58%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 31 (17.92%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.73%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.73%) SaaS
1 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.58%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.58%) PaaS
2 1 (0.58%) Heroku
2 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.89%) Internet
2 3 (1.73%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (36.99%) MySQL
2 3 (1.73%) SQLite
2 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.16%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 45 (26.01%) Git (software)
2 33 (19.08%) Subversion
3 7 (4.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (3.47%) Ant
5 5 (2.89%) JIRA
5 5 (2.89%) Mercurial
6 4 (2.31%) QUnit
6 4 (2.31%) Selenium
6 4 (2.31%) Maven
7 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.73%) Dreamweaver
7 3 (1.73%) Bugzilla
7 3 (1.73%) Redmine
8 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.58%) Grunt
9 1 (0.58%) Hudson
9 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (22.54%) Marketing
2 8 (4.62%) Finance
3 3 (1.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.73%) Advertising
4 2 (1.16%) Retail
5 1 (0.58%) Publishing
5 1 (0.58%) Games
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 171 (98.84%) HTML
2 167 (96.53%) CSS
3 129 (74.57%) HTML5
4 117 (67.63%) CSS3
5 114 (65.90%) jQuery
6 43 (24.86%) Ajax
7 39 (22.54%) AngularJS
8 31 (17.92%) Sass
9 27 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 18 (10.40%) LAMP
10 18 (10.40%) XHTML
11 17 (9.83%) LESS
12 15 (8.67%) .NET
12 15 (8.67%) JSON
13 14 (8.09%) Backbone.js
14 12 (6.94%) KnockoutJS
15 11 (6.36%) XML
16 9 (5.20%) Web Services
17 8 (4.62%) Ember.js
17 8 (4.62%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 54 (31.21%) User Experience
2 16 (9.25%) Computer Science
3 14 (8.09%) W3C
4 11 (6.36%) Social Media
5 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.47%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.47%) Visualisation
6 3 (1.73%) Kindle
6 3 (1.73%) Semantic Web
7 2 (1.16%) Open Source
7 2 (1.16%) Social Network
7 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) Streaming Video
8 1 (0.58%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.58%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 43 (24.86%) Linux
2 22 (12.72%) Ubuntu
3 12 (6.94%) Android
3 12 (6.94%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.05%) CentOS
5 1 (0.58%) Debian
5 1 (0.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (30.64%) Responsive Web Design
2 51 (29.48%) Web Development
3 47 (27.17%) OO
4 44 (25.43%) OOP
5 37 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (11.56%) MVC
7 19 (10.98%) TDD
7 19 (10.98%) OO PHP
8 16 (9.25%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (8.09%) SEO
10 13 (7.51%) Scrum
10 13 (7.51%) E-Commerce
11 11 (6.36%) Content Management
12 10 (5.78%) Web Design
12 10 (5.78%) Web Accessibility
13 8 (4.62%) Email Marketing
13 8 (4.62%) Software Engineering
14 6 (3.47%) MVVM
15 5 (2.89%) Software Architecture
15 5 (2.89%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 162 (93.64%) JavaScript
2 91 (52.60%) PHP
3 19 (10.98%) PHP5
4 13 (7.51%) C#
5 12 (6.94%) Java
6 11 (6.36%) SQL
7 6 (3.47%) Ruby
8 5 (2.89%) Python
9 4 (2.31%) Groovy
10 3 (1.73%) C++
11 2 (1.16%) VBScript
11 2 (1.16%) VB
11 2 (1.16%) Tcl
11 2 (1.16%) Perl
12 1 (0.58%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (13.87%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.31%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.58%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (6.36%) Google
2 7 (4.05%) Appcelerator
3 5 (2.89%) Adobe
4 4 (2.31%) Twitter
5 3 (1.73%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.58%) SAP
6 1 (0.58%) Zend
6 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
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