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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 582 518 552
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 296 404 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.39% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.41% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 270 315 323
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.76%

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
98723 98609 105043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.57% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 82175 79630 90068
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 £27,500 £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 28 January 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 28 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
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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 -57 284 £35,000 - 43
South East -12 80 £35,000 +12.90% 6
London -100 78 £50,000 +25.00% 19
South West -1 34 £30,000 -1.63% 7
East of England -12 32 £35,000 +27.27% 6
City of London +6 31 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Yorkshire -3 23 £25,000 -7.40%
Hampshire -21 22 £35,000 +27.27% 2
North West -4 21 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Berkshire +6 17 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Manchester -4 16 £25,000 -44.44% 2
Cambridgeshire -5 13 £35,000 +48.93% 2
Somerset +20 11 £30,000 +18.81% 2
Cambridge 0 11 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Middlesex - 11 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire -10 10 £25,000 -
North Yorkshire +23 9 £25,000 -8.25%
Surrey -15 9 £32,500 +18.18%
West Midlands -20 9 £22,500 -21.05% 1
Bedfordshire +19 8 £42,500 +61.90% 1
East Midlands +6 8 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Scotland +3 8 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Gloucestershire -1 8 £35,000 +7.69%
Cheltenham -6 8 £35,000 +5.26%
Nottinghamshire +19 7 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Nottingham +13 7 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Harrogate +5 7 £25,000 -23.07%
Fareham -4 7 £35,000 -
Brighton -6 7 £30,000 -33.33%
East Sussex -12 7 £30,000 -33.33%

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 681 (98.98%) HTML
2 674 (97.97%) CSS
3 652 (94.77%) JavaScript
4 469 (68.17%) HTML5
5 459 (66.72%) jQuery
6 405 (58.87%) CSS3
7 196 (28.49%) AngularJS
8 194 (28.20%) PHP
9 191 (27.76%) User Experience
10 177 (25.73%) Photoshop
11 169 (24.56%) Responsive Web Design
12 161 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
13 157 (22.82%) MVC
13 157 (22.82%) Sass
14 151 (21.95%) Web Development
15 150 (21.80%) Git (software)
16 144 (20.93%) CMS
17 138 (20.06%) .NET
18 129 (18.75%) Backbone.js
19 116 (16.86%) LESS
20 114 (16.57%) MySQL
21 108 (15.70%) Ajax
22 106 (15.41%) Subversion
23 103 (14.97%) OO
24 102 (14.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 91 (13.23%) XML
25 91 (13.23%) Marketing
26 84 (12.21%) Web Design
27 82 (11.92%) C#
28 81 (11.77%) WordPress

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 144 (20.93%) CMS
2 81 (11.77%) WordPress
3 51 (7.41%) Node.js
4 45 (6.54%) Drupal
5 28 (4.07%) Umbraco
6 21 (3.05%) Apache
7 19 (2.76%) Joomla!
8 12 (1.74%) concrete5
9 11 (1.60%) ExpressionEngine
10 9 (1.31%) JBoss
10 9 (1.31%) nginx
10 9 (1.31%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.31%) SharePoint
11 8 (1.16%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.87%) TeamSite
13 5 (0.73%) IIS
13 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.44%) Sitefinity
15 2 (0.29%) Confluence
15 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 177 (25.73%) Photoshop
2 76 (11.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 34 (4.94%) Fireworks
4 21 (3.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.16%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.29%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.29%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 33 (4.80%) Magento
2 4 (0.58%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.44%) WebTrends
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.02%) MailChimp
2 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.44%) SaaS
4 1 (0.15%) PaaS
4 1 (0.15%) Heroku
4 1 (0.15%) GitHub
4 1 (0.15%) Trello
4 1 (0.15%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.15%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.92%) Internet
2 10 (1.45%) Broadband
3 6 (0.87%) HTTP
3 6 (0.87%) Intranet
4 2 (0.29%) Extranet
4 2 (0.29%) Wireless
4 2 (0.29%) NFC
5 1 (0.15%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (16.57%) MySQL
2 21 (3.05%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.60%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.45%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.31%) DB2
7 8 (1.16%) Redis
7 8 (1.16%) Riak
8 4 (0.58%) Triplestore
9 3 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (0.44%) SQLite
10 2 (0.29%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.15%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.15%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 150 (21.80%) Git (software)
2 106 (15.41%) Subversion
3 23 (3.34%) Jenkins
4 21 (3.05%) Grunt
5 20 (2.91%) Visual Studio
5 20 (2.91%) Axure RP
6 18 (2.62%) Ant
6 18 (2.62%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 17 (2.47%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 16 (2.33%) Mercurial
9 14 (2.03%) Maven
10 10 (1.45%) JUnit
11 9 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
11 9 (1.31%) Mockito
11 9 (1.31%) Bower
12 8 (1.16%) JIRA
13 6 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
14 4 (0.58%) Selenium
14 4 (0.58%) QUnit
14 4 (0.58%) Jasmine
General
1 91 (13.23%) Marketing
2 73 (10.61%) Finance
3 25 (3.63%) Games
4 18 (2.62%) Retail
5 16 (2.33%) Telecoms
6 14 (2.03%) Advertising
7 13 (1.89%) Automotive
8 12 (1.74%) Banking
9 11 (1.60%) Publishing
10 8 (1.16%) Back Office
11 5 (0.73%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.15%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.15%) Front Office
13 1 (0.15%) Electronics
13 1 (0.15%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 681 (98.98%) HTML
2 674 (97.97%) CSS
3 469 (68.17%) HTML5
4 459 (66.72%) jQuery
5 405 (58.87%) CSS3
6 196 (28.49%) AngularJS
7 157 (22.82%) Sass
8 138 (20.06%) .NET
9 129 (18.75%) Backbone.js
10 116 (16.86%) LESS
11 108 (15.70%) Ajax
12 102 (14.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 91 (13.23%) XML
14 68 (9.88%) JSON
15 65 (9.45%) ASP.NET
16 63 (9.16%) XHTML
17 54 (7.85%) KnockoutJS
18 48 (6.98%) Web Services
19 38 (5.52%) LAMP
20 31 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 191 (27.76%) User Experience
2 71 (10.32%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.96%) Social Media
3 41 (5.96%) W3C
4 36 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 36 (5.23%) Open Source
5 31 (4.51%) Graphic Design
6 17 (2.47%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (2.33%) Hedge funds
8 13 (1.89%) Semantic Web
9 11 (1.60%) Digital Media
9 11 (1.60%) E-Learning
10 10 (1.45%) Management Information System
10 10 (1.45%) iPhone
11 9 (1.31%) Online Games
11 9 (1.31%) Video Editing
12 8 (1.16%) Animation
12 8 (1.16%) Wiki
13 6 (0.87%) Visualisation
14 4 (0.58%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 60 (8.72%) Linux
2 51 (7.41%) Android
3 43 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 24 (3.49%) Windows
5 21 (3.05%) Ubuntu
6 7 (1.02%) CentOS
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.15%) UNIX
7 1 (0.15%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (24.56%) Responsive Web Design
2 161 (23.40%) Agile Software Development
3 157 (22.82%) MVC
4 151 (21.95%) Web Development
5 103 (14.97%) OO
6 84 (12.21%) Web Design
7 77 (11.19%) E-Commerce
8 64 (9.30%) SEO
9 57 (8.28%) OOP
10 51 (7.41%) TDD
11 49 (7.12%) Content Management
12 48 (6.98%) Scrum
13 44 (6.40%) Digital Marketing
14 40 (5.81%) Web Accessibility
15 30 (4.36%) OO PHP
16 24 (3.49%) Continuous Integration
17 20 (2.91%) Unit Testing
17 20 (2.91%) Mentoring
18 18 (2.62%) iOS Development
19 16 (2.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 652 (94.77%) JavaScript
2 194 (28.20%) PHP
3 82 (11.92%) C#
4 70 (10.17%) Java
5 46 (6.69%) SQL
6 24 (3.49%) Python
7 21 (3.05%) Ruby
8 19 (2.76%) PHP5
8 19 (2.76%) C++
9 15 (2.18%) Objective-C
10 9 (1.31%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
12 7 (1.02%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (1.02%) C
13 6 (0.87%) Perl
13 6 (0.87%) CoffeeScript
14 4 (0.58%) Groovy
14 4 (0.58%) SPARQL
15 2 (0.29%) Scala
15 2 (0.29%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 63 (9.16%) Degree
2 2 (0.29%) MCSD
2 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.15%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.15%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.76%) QA
2 4 (0.58%) WCAG
3 3 (0.44%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.29%) WAI
Systems Management
1 8 (1.16%) Puppet
1 8 (1.16%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.16%) Graphite
2 2 (0.29%) yum
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 65 (9.45%) Adobe
2 44 (6.40%) Facebook
3 43 (6.25%) Twitter
4 39 (5.67%) Google
5 27 (3.92%) Zend
6 23 (3.34%) Microsoft
7 14 (2.03%) Oracle
8 7 (1.02%) Appcelerator
9 5 (0.73%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.44%) FatWire
10 3 (0.44%) Interwoven
10 3 (0.44%) Apple
11 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.29%) IBM
11 2 (0.29%) hybris
11 2 (0.29%) Eloqua
11 2 (0.29%) Endeca
12 1 (0.15%) Open Text
12 1 (0.15%) RedDot
12 1 (0.15%) Sitecore
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