The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 611 520 523
Rank change year-on-year
-91 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 291 434 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.27% 0.38% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.41% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 260 343 370
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
102508 106760 102483
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83937 86285 85691
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer within the UK.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 within the UK.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 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
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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
England -97 263 £35,000 +2.94% 55
London -83 79 £42,500 - 20
South East -8 74 £37,000 +19.35% 9
East of England +9 32 £28,750 -15.44% 3
City of London 0 23 £45,000 - 6
Hampshire -1 22 £37,500 +36.36% 2
Berkshire +1 21 £37,500 -6.25% 3
South West -27 20 £30,000 -14.28% 4
Yorkshire -3 18 £30,000 - 4
Scotland +36 16 £40,000 +21.21% 7
East Midlands +16 13 £25,000 -16.66% 4
North West -26 13 £28,250 -2.58% 7
West Midlands -36 13 £25,000 -23.07% 3
Cambridgeshire +16 12 £35,000 - 1
West Yorkshire -9 11 £47,500 +58.33%
Manchester -12 11 £28,250 -11.71% 1
Suffolk +13 10 £25,000 -26.47%
Nottinghamshire +6 10 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Maidenhead +4 10 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Nottingham +4 10 £25,000 -16.66% 2
Surrey -11 10 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Cambridge +14 9 £35,000 -
Ipswich +5 9 £25,000 -26.47%
Glasgow +17 8 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Bristol +3 8 £28,500 -40.00% 3
Middlesex - 8 £42,250 -
Edinburgh +14 7 £40,000 +19.40% 3
Leeds -5 7 £47,500 +58.33%
Southampton -6 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Basingstoke - 7 £42,500 - 1

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 657 (98.65%) HTML
2 652 (97.90%) CSS
3 630 (94.59%) JavaScript
4 438 (65.77%) jQuery
5 435 (65.32%) HTML5
6 353 (53.00%) CSS3
7 215 (32.28%) PHP
8 183 (27.48%) AngularJS
9 178 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
10 172 (25.83%) User Experience
11 165 (24.77%) Git (software)
12 162 (24.32%) Web Development
13 152 (22.82%) Responsive Web Design
14 147 (22.07%) Sass
15 146 (21.92%) Photoshop
15 146 (21.92%) MVC
16 127 (19.07%) CMS
17 124 (18.62%) .NET
18 117 (17.57%) Subversion
19 115 (17.27%) MySQL
20 107 (16.07%) Backbone.js
21 105 (15.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 103 (15.47%) LESS
23 94 (14.11%) Ajax
24 92 (13.81%) OO
25 90 (13.51%) Marketing
26 88 (13.21%) Web Design
27 78 (11.71%) XML
28 75 (11.26%) Finance
29 74 (11.11%) E-Commerce

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 127 (19.07%) CMS
2 68 (10.21%) WordPress
3 53 (7.96%) Node.js
4 36 (5.41%) Drupal
5 19 (2.85%) Umbraco
6 15 (2.25%) Joomla!
7 13 (1.95%) concrete5
8 11 (1.65%) Apache
9 10 (1.50%) Apache Solr
9 10 (1.50%) ExpressionEngine
10 9 (1.35%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.35%) nginx
11 7 (1.05%) JBoss
11 7 (1.05%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.90%) TeamSite
12 6 (0.90%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.60%) IIS
14 2 (0.30%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.30%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.30%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 146 (21.92%) Photoshop
2 50 (7.51%) Adobe Illustrator
3 21 (3.15%) Fireworks
4 13 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.20%) MS Excel
6 3 (0.45%) MS Office
7 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.30%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 34 (5.11%) Magento
2 13 (1.95%) Google Analytics
3 7 (1.05%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.45%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (1.50%) GitHub
2 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.05%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Heroku
4 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Trello
4 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.15%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.20%) Internet
2 12 (1.80%) HTTP
3 5 (0.75%) Broadband
4 4 (0.60%) Intranet
5 2 (0.30%) NFC
6 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 115 (17.27%) MySQL
2 21 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 11 (1.65%) NoSQL
4 10 (1.50%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.20%) Redis
5 8 (1.20%) Riak
5 8 (1.20%) RDBMS
6 7 (1.05%) DB2
7 4 (0.60%) MongoDB
8 3 (0.45%) SQLite
9 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.15%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.15%) HBase
10 1 (0.15%) Big Data
10 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 165 (24.77%) Git (software)
2 117 (17.57%) Subversion
3 36 (5.41%) Grunt
4 20 (3.00%) Jenkins
4 20 (3.00%) Mercurial
5 17 (2.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 15 (2.25%) Bower
6 15 (2.25%) Visual Studio
7 14 (2.10%) Ant
7 14 (2.10%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 13 (1.95%) Maven
9 11 (1.65%) Jasmine
10 10 (1.50%) Selenium
11 9 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.20%) JIRA
12 8 (1.20%) Axure RP
13 7 (1.05%) Bitbucket
13 7 (1.05%) JUnit
13 7 (1.05%) Dreamweaver
13 7 (1.05%) Mockito
General
1 90 (13.51%) Marketing
2 75 (11.26%) Finance
3 22 (3.30%) Games
4 19 (2.85%) Telecoms
5 18 (2.70%) Banking
5 18 (2.70%) Retail
6 13 (1.95%) Advertising
7 12 (1.80%) Publishing
8 10 (1.50%) Automotive
9 7 (1.05%) French Language
9 7 (1.05%) German Language
10 5 (0.75%) Local Government
11 4 (0.60%) Back Office
12 3 (0.45%) Financial Institution
12 3 (0.45%) Law
13 2 (0.30%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.30%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 657 (98.65%) HTML
2 652 (97.90%) CSS
3 438 (65.77%) jQuery
4 435 (65.32%) HTML5
5 353 (53.00%) CSS3
6 183 (27.48%) AngularJS
7 147 (22.07%) Sass
8 124 (18.62%) .NET
9 107 (16.07%) Backbone.js
10 105 (15.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 103 (15.47%) LESS
12 94 (14.11%) Ajax
13 78 (11.71%) XML
14 67 (10.06%) JSON
15 64 (9.61%) ASP.NET
16 59 (8.86%) XHTML
16 59 (8.86%) KnockoutJS
17 42 (6.31%) Web Services
18 39 (5.86%) RESTful
19 35 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 172 (25.83%) User Experience
2 68 (10.21%) Mobile App
3 43 (6.46%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.41%) W3C
4 36 (5.41%) Social Media
5 28 (4.20%) Open Source
6 20 (3.00%) Graphic Design
7 15 (2.25%) Hedge funds
8 14 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (1.95%) Digital Media
10 11 (1.65%) Semantic Web
11 8 (1.20%) iPhone
11 8 (1.20%) Visualisation
11 8 (1.20%) Wiki
11 8 (1.20%) Management Information System
12 7 (1.05%) Online Games
13 6 (0.90%) NHS
14 5 (0.75%) E-Learning
15 4 (0.60%) Video Editing
15 4 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 51 (7.66%) Android
2 49 (7.36%) Linux
3 42 (6.31%) Apple iOS
4 15 (2.25%) Ubuntu
5 12 (1.80%) Windows
6 7 (1.05%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) UNIX
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
2 162 (24.32%) Web Development
3 152 (22.82%) Responsive Web Design
4 146 (21.92%) MVC
5 92 (13.81%) OO
6 88 (13.21%) Web Design
7 74 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 59 (8.86%) SEO
9 57 (8.56%) TDD
10 50 (7.51%) Scrum
11 41 (6.16%) Content Management
12 38 (5.71%) OOP
13 35 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
14 33 (4.95%) Mobile Development
15 30 (4.50%) OO PHP
16 28 (4.20%) Analytics
17 27 (4.05%) Unit Testing
17 27 (4.05%) Web Accessibility
18 26 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (2.70%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 630 (94.59%) JavaScript
2 215 (32.28%) PHP
3 71 (10.66%) C#
4 61 (9.16%) Java
5 35 (5.26%) SQL
6 30 (4.50%) Python
7 25 (3.75%) Ruby
8 21 (3.15%) PHP5
9 15 (2.25%) Objective-C
10 14 (2.10%) C++
11 6 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
12 4 (0.60%) Groovy
12 4 (0.60%) C
12 4 (0.60%) Perl
13 3 (0.45%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.45%) ActionScript
14 2 (0.30%) Tcl
14 2 (0.30%) VBScript
14 2 (0.30%) VB
14 2 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 65 (9.76%) Degree
2 1 (0.15%) MCSD
2 1 (0.15%) HND
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.25%) QA
2 4 (0.60%) WCAG
3 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (1.20%) Puppet
1 8 (1.20%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.20%) Graphite
2 1 (0.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 65 (9.76%) Adobe
2 52 (7.81%) Google
3 34 (5.11%) Facebook
4 31 (4.65%) Twitter
5 19 (2.85%) Microsoft
6 16 (2.40%) Zend
7 11 (1.65%) Oracle
8 7 (1.05%) Appcelerator
9 6 (0.90%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (0.60%) Perforce
10 4 (0.60%) FatWire
10 4 (0.60%) Interwoven
10 4 (0.60%) Apple
11 2 (0.30%) EPiServer
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.15%) hybris
12 1 (0.15%) SAP
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + excellent benefits + training
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + Excellent Package
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Salary: £17k - 25k per year
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Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum
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