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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 589 514 551
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 300 431 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.40% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.43% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 268 335 333
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 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £30,750 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.06% +2.50%

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
101167 100905 102697
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.80% 94.47% 94.92%
Number of salaries quoted 83281 81156 86804
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 3 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 3 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 -80 284 £35,000 - 48
London -92 87 £50,000 +17.64% 14
South East -33 69 £37,500 +25.00% 8
East of England -8 32 £32,500 -4.41% 3
City of London +1 27 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Hampshire +2 25 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Yorkshire 0 25 £27,325 -8.91% 2
South West -12 23 £30,000 -10.44% 6
North West -32 22 £26,500 -18.46% 7
Berkshire +11 20 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Manchester -4 20 £28,000 -13.84% 4
West Midlands -34 13 £25,000 -14.52% 2
East Midlands +25 12 £25,000 -16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -12 12 £30,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +19 11 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Nottingham +14 11 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +5 11 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Somerset +8 10 £30,000 -1.63% 1
Scotland +11 9 £40,000 +21.21% 3
Suffolk +7 9 £25,000 -21.87%
Surrey -10 9 £32,500 +18.18%
Cambridge +8 8 £35,000 +19.65% 1
Reading -1 8 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Maidenhead - 8 £37,500 -
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 - 1
North Yorkshire +16 7 £25,000 -28.57%
Ipswich -1 7 £25,000 -26.47%
Bedfordshire +16 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
South Yorkshire -4 6 £29,650 - 1
Sheffield -10 6 £29,650 - 1

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 705 (99.16%) HTML
2 700 (98.45%) CSS
3 675 (94.94%) JavaScript
4 478 (67.23%) HTML5
5 477 (67.09%) jQuery
6 401 (56.40%) CSS3
7 211 (29.68%) PHP
8 197 (27.71%) AngularJS
8 197 (27.71%) User Experience
9 175 (24.61%) Photoshop
9 175 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
10 174 (24.47%) Git (software)
11 169 (23.77%) Web Development
12 167 (23.49%) Responsive Web Design
13 161 (22.64%) MVC
14 158 (22.22%) Sass
15 148 (20.82%) CMS
16 127 (17.86%) .NET
16 127 (17.86%) Backbone.js
17 126 (17.72%) Subversion
18 122 (17.16%) LESS
19 119 (16.74%) MySQL
20 111 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 107 (15.05%) Ajax
22 104 (14.63%) OO
23 98 (13.78%) Marketing
24 90 (12.66%) XML
25 88 (12.38%) Web Design
26 83 (11.67%) WordPress
27 80 (11.25%) Finance

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 148 (20.82%) CMS
2 83 (11.67%) WordPress
3 56 (7.88%) Node.js
4 44 (6.19%) Drupal
5 22 (3.09%) Umbraco
6 18 (2.53%) Joomla!
7 16 (2.25%) Apache
8 13 (1.83%) concrete5
9 10 (1.41%) ExpressionEngine
10 9 (1.27%) nginx
10 9 (1.27%) Apache Solr
10 9 (1.27%) WebLogic
10 9 (1.27%) SharePoint
10 9 (1.27%) JBoss
11 6 (0.84%) TeamSite
11 6 (0.84%) Sitefinity
12 5 (0.70%) IIS
13 3 (0.42%) Tomcat
14 2 (0.28%) MS Project Server
14 2 (0.28%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 175 (24.61%) Photoshop
2 67 (9.42%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (4.08%) Fireworks
4 19 (2.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (0.98%) MS Excel
6 2 (0.28%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.28%) MS Project
6 2 (0.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 38 (5.34%) Magento
2 13 (1.83%) Google Analytics
3 7 (0.98%) SiteCatalyst
4 3 (0.42%) WebTrends
5 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (0.84%) GitHub
3 4 (0.56%) MailChimp
3 4 (0.56%) SaaS
4 1 (0.14%) PaaS
4 1 (0.14%) Heroku
4 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 31 (4.36%) Internet
2 12 (1.69%) HTTP
3 9 (1.27%) Broadband
4 6 (0.84%) Intranet
5 2 (0.28%) NFC
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (16.74%) MySQL
2 21 (2.95%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.83%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.55%) NoSQL
5 10 (1.41%) RDBMS
6 9 (1.27%) DB2
7 8 (1.13%) Redis
7 8 (1.13%) Riak
8 3 (0.42%) Triplestore
8 3 (0.42%) SQLite
9 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.28%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.14%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 174 (24.47%) Git (software)
2 126 (17.72%) Subversion
3 27 (3.80%) Grunt
4 24 (3.38%) Jenkins
5 21 (2.95%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 21 (2.95%) Mercurial
6 19 (2.67%) Ant
7 18 (2.53%) Visual Studio
8 17 (2.39%) Axure RP
8 17 (2.39%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 14 (1.97%) Maven
10 12 (1.69%) Bower
11 10 (1.41%) JIRA
11 10 (1.41%) JUnit
12 9 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
12 9 (1.27%) Mockito
13 8 (1.13%) Dreamweaver
13 8 (1.13%) Jasmine
13 8 (1.13%) Bitbucket
14 6 (0.84%) Selenium
General
1 98 (13.78%) Marketing
2 80 (11.25%) Finance
3 22 (3.09%) Games
4 19 (2.67%) Retail
4 19 (2.67%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.11%) Banking
6 13 (1.83%) Automotive
7 12 (1.69%) Advertising
7 12 (1.69%) Publishing
8 8 (1.13%) Back Office
9 7 (0.98%) French Language
9 7 (0.98%) German Language
10 5 (0.70%) Local Government
10 5 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.28%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.14%) Front Office
12 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 705 (99.16%) HTML
2 700 (98.45%) CSS
3 478 (67.23%) HTML5
4 477 (67.09%) jQuery
5 401 (56.40%) CSS3
6 197 (27.71%) AngularJS
7 158 (22.22%) Sass
8 127 (17.86%) Backbone.js
8 127 (17.86%) .NET
9 122 (17.16%) LESS
10 111 (15.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 107 (15.05%) Ajax
12 90 (12.66%) XML
13 71 (9.99%) JSON
14 70 (9.85%) XHTML
15 67 (9.42%) ASP.NET
16 57 (8.02%) KnockoutJS
17 45 (6.33%) Web Services
18 40 (5.63%) LAMP
19 35 (4.92%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 197 (27.71%) User Experience
2 74 (10.41%) Mobile App
3 47 (6.61%) Computer Science
4 44 (6.19%) W3C
4 44 (6.19%) Social Media
5 33 (4.64%) Open Source
6 24 (3.38%) Graphic Design
7 16 (2.25%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.11%) Hedge funds
9 13 (1.83%) Digital Media
9 13 (1.83%) Semantic Web
10 10 (1.41%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.27%) Online Games
12 8 (1.13%) iPhone
12 8 (1.13%) E-Learning
12 8 (1.13%) Wiki
13 7 (0.98%) Video Editing
13 7 (0.98%) Visualisation
14 6 (0.84%) NHS
15 5 (0.70%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 54 (7.59%) Android
2 52 (7.31%) Linux
3 46 (6.47%) Apple iOS
4 20 (2.81%) Windows
5 19 (2.67%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.98%) CentOS
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (24.61%) Agile Software Development
2 169 (23.77%) Web Development
3 167 (23.49%) Responsive Web Design
4 161 (22.64%) MVC
5 104 (14.63%) OO
6 88 (12.38%) Web Design
7 79 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 74 (10.41%) SEO
9 61 (8.58%) TDD
10 57 (8.02%) Scrum
11 52 (7.31%) Content Management
12 51 (7.17%) OOP
13 45 (6.33%) Digital Marketing
14 36 (5.06%) Web Accessibility
15 32 (4.50%) Unit Testing
15 32 (4.50%) OO PHP
16 28 (3.94%) Continuous Integration
17 26 (3.66%) Analytics
18 20 (2.81%) iOS Development
19 19 (2.67%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 675 (94.94%) JavaScript
2 211 (29.68%) PHP
3 76 (10.69%) C#
4 68 (9.56%) Java
5 38 (5.34%) SQL
6 23 (3.23%) Python
6 23 (3.23%) PHP5
7 18 (2.53%) Ruby
7 18 (2.53%) C++
8 15 (2.11%) Objective-C
9 7 (0.98%) ActionScript
10 6 (0.84%) CoffeeScript
11 5 (0.70%) ActionScript 3.0
12 4 (0.56%) ActionScript 2.0
12 4 (0.56%) Groovy
12 4 (0.56%) C
13 3 (0.42%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.42%) SPARQL
14 2 (0.28%) Scala
14 2 (0.28%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 73 (10.27%) Degree
2 11 (1.55%) VCP4
3 2 (0.28%) MCSD
3 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.14%) MBA
4 1 (0.14%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.67%) QA
2 5 (0.70%) WCAG
3 1 (0.14%) WAI
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 8 (1.13%) Puppet
1 8 (1.13%) Vagrant
1 8 (1.13%) Graphite
2 2 (0.28%) yum
2 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 73 (10.27%) Adobe
2 48 (6.75%) Google
3 43 (6.05%) Facebook
4 42 (5.91%) Twitter
5 23 (3.23%) Zend
6 18 (2.53%) Microsoft
7 15 (2.11%) Oracle
8 7 (0.98%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.56%) Interwoven
9 4 (0.56%) Apple
9 4 (0.56%) FatWire
10 3 (0.42%) Salesforce.com
10 3 (0.42%) EPiServer
11 2 (0.28%) hybris
12 1 (0.14%) SAP
12 1 (0.14%) IBM
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.14%) Elastic Path
12 1 (0.14%) TIBCO
12 1 (0.14%) ATG
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