The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 53 63 68
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.52% 1.13% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 1.17% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
429 600 607
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.39% 96.93% 99.67%
Number of salaries quoted 361 565 540
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Suffolk region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Suffolk

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Suffolk

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 Suffolk region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Bury St Edmunds -7 6 £30,000 -45.45%
Ipswich +4 1 £35,000 +27.27%
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 19 (95.00%) HTML5
3 16 (80.00%) CSS3
3 16 (80.00%) CSS
4 13 (65.00%) PHP
5 8 (40.00%) Drupal
5 8 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
7 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 5 (25.00%) Adobe
8 4 (20.00%) Acrobat
8 4 (20.00%) ImageReady
8 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (20.00%) InDesign
8 4 (20.00%) Fireworks
8 4 (20.00%) Advertising
9 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) REST
10 2 (10.00%) LAMP
10 2 (10.00%) Google
10 2 (10.00%) Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) MySQL
10 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (10.00%) Web Design
10 2 (10.00%) MPEG
10 2 (10.00%) HTTP
10 2 (10.00%) Windows
10 2 (10.00%) C++

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 8 (40.00%) Drupal
2 1 (5.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.00%) WordPress
2 1 (5.00%) Node.js
2 1 (5.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (5.00%) DNN
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Photoshop
2 4 (20.00%) ImageReady
2 4 (20.00%) Acrobat
2 4 (20.00%) Fireworks
2 4 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (20.00%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.00%) Subversion
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) PhoneGap
2 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (20.00%) Advertising
2 2 (10.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
1 19 (95.00%) HTML5
2 16 (80.00%) CSS3
2 16 (80.00%) CSS
3 8 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (10.00%) REST
4 2 (10.00%) LAMP
5 1 (5.00%) Ajax
5 1 (5.00%) Dojo
5 1 (5.00%) GWT
5 1 (5.00%) JSP
5 1 (5.00%) SOAP
5 1 (5.00%) XML
5 1 (5.00%) XHTML
5 1 (5.00%) CGI
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (5.00%) Apache Cordova
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) MPEG
2 1 (5.00%) W3C
2 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Web Design
4 1 (5.00%) Content Management
4 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) SEO
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (5.00%) Analytics
4 1 (5.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (65.00%) PHP
3 2 (10.00%) C++
4 1 (5.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) C
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Appcelerator