The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 48 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 19 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.33% 1.64% 1.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.40% 1.72% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 6
Average salary £26,250 £34,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.79% +1.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £26,875
10% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £34,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +7.93%
Front-End Developer
East of 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 Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
559 523 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.07% 95.09% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 460 388 492
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram 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 27 March 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
Ipswich +2 9 £25,000 -26.47%
Lowestoft - 2 £24,500 -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) HTML5
2 17 (65.38%) CSS3
3 12 (46.15%) Web Design
4 11 (42.31%) Web Development
4 11 (42.31%) PHP
5 10 (38.46%) Drupal
5 10 (38.46%) CMS
6 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
7 8 (30.77%) MySQL
8 7 (26.92%) MVC
8 7 (26.92%) Symfony
8 7 (26.92%) Zend
8 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
8 7 (26.92%) jQuery
8 7 (26.92%) WordPress
9 5 (19.23%) REST
9 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (15.38%) Node.js
10 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
10 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
10 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator
10 4 (15.38%) PhoneGap
10 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
11 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
11 3 (11.54%) Android
11 3 (11.54%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 10 (38.46%) CMS
1 10 (38.46%) Drupal
2 7 (26.92%) WordPress
3 4 (15.38%) Node.js
4 3 (11.54%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (30.77%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 1 (3.85%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) HTML
1 26 (100.00%) CSS
2 17 (65.38%) CSS3
2 17 (65.38%) HTML5
3 7 (26.92%) Symfony
3 7 (26.92%) jQuery
4 5 (19.23%) REST
5 4 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
5 4 (15.38%) PhoneGap
6 2 (7.69%) Backbone.js
6 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (11.54%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Windows
1 3 (11.54%) Android
1 3 (11.54%) Apple iOS
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone 8
1 3 (11.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Web Design
2 11 (42.31%) Web Development
3 9 (34.62%) E-Commerce
4 7 (26.92%) MVC
5 5 (19.23%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (11.54%) Content Management
8 2 (7.69%) CRM
8 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.85%) Scrum
9 1 (3.85%) B2B
9 1 (3.85%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 26 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (42.31%) PHP
3 3 (11.54%) Java
4 2 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) HND
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Zend
2 4 (15.38%) Appcelerator