The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear 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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 52 61 59
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 16 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 3.14% 0.63% 0.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 0.65% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 15 4 4
Average salary £30,000 £23,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.31% -26.92%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
North East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tyne and Wear 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
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
481 611 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 94.31% 96.22% 94.48%
Number of salaries quoted 403 423 418
Average salary £37,500 £31,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

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 Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +12 15 £30,500 +28.42% 2
Gateshead - 1 £30,000 -
Front-End Developer
North East

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 36 (100.00%) HTML
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
2 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
3 23 (63.89%) HTML5
4 22 (61.11%) CSS3
5 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 14 (38.89%) Sass
7 13 (36.11%) User Experience
8 12 (33.33%) LESS
8 12 (33.33%) PHP
8 12 (33.33%) MySQL
9 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.78%) OO
11 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (11.11%) Backbone.js
11 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
12 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (8.33%) RESTful
12 3 (8.33%) Node.js
12 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 3 (8.33%) Marketing
12 3 (8.33%) JSON
12 3 (8.33%) Finance
12 3 (8.33%) MVC
13 2 (5.56%) Banking
13 2 (5.56%) C#
13 2 (5.56%) .NET
13 2 (5.56%) DOM
13 2 (5.56%) OOP
13 2 (5.56%) Ajax

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Tyne and Wear 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 3 (8.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Selenium
1 2 (5.56%) Mocha
2 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
1 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (100.00%) CSS
1 36 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (63.89%) HTML5
3 22 (61.11%) CSS3
4 15 (41.67%) jQuery
5 14 (38.89%) Sass
6 12 (33.33%) LESS
7 11 (30.56%) AngularJS
8 4 (11.11%) Backbone.js
9 3 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (8.33%) RESTful
9 3 (8.33%) JSON
9 3 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (5.56%) REST
10 2 (5.56%) Semantic HTML
10 2 (5.56%) .NET
10 2 (5.56%) DOM
10 2 (5.56%) Ajax
11 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
11 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) User Experience
2 4 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) OO
2 4 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (8.33%) MVC
4 2 (5.56%) OOP
4 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (5.56%) Web Accessibility
4 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (5.56%) SMACSS
5 1 (2.78%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.78%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.78%) TDD
5 1 (2.78%) Content Management
5 1 (2.78%) Web Development
5 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 35 (97.22%) JavaScript
2 12 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne and Wear
Leighton Group
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago