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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 564 584 568
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 350 340 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.31% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 316 325 303
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%

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
103166 108467 100157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.53% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 85861 87695 83035
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 August 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 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
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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 +16 330 £35,000 - 61
London +57 145 £42,500 +6.25% 26
South East +17 91 £35,000 +7.69% 12
City of London +47 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
West Midlands +18 31 £35,000 - 5
North West -11 23 £37,500 +7.14% 8
Oxfordshire +14 20 £37,500 +12.78% 5
Buckinghamshire +2 19 £35,000 -3.44% 2
Coventry - 16 £35,000 -
Manchester -4 15 £40,000 +40.35% 4
Hampshire -17 15 £35,000 +16.66%
East of England -9 14 £36,250 +3.57% 3
Yorkshire +17 13 £33,750 +53.40% 1
West Sussex - 13 £40,000 - 2
Oxford +2 12 £36,250 -12.12% 1
Scotland -2 10 £35,000 -10.82% 4
South West -43 9 £32,000 -8.57%
Milton Keynes - 9 £37,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +6 8 £36,000 +75.60% 1
Leeds +14 7 £36,500 +78.04% 1
Berkshire +12 7 £35,000 +7.69% 1
High Wycombe -1 7 £33,250 -11.33%
Cheshire -5 7 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Edinburgh -5 7 £37,750 +25.83% 1
Hertfordshire -6 7 £40,000 +29.03%
Bristol -13 7 £37,500 -6.25%
East Midlands -16 7 £30,000 -3.22% 3
Winchester - 7 £35,000 -
Cambridge +13 6 £29,000 -17.14%
Bedfordshire +12 6 £40,000 -

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 654 (98.20%) HTML
2 646 (97.00%) CSS
3 622 (93.39%) JavaScript
4 433 (65.02%) HTML5
5 428 (64.26%) jQuery
6 331 (49.70%) CSS3
7 251 (37.69%) AngularJS
8 238 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
9 205 (30.78%) PHP
10 204 (30.63%) User Experience
11 173 (25.98%) Sass
12 160 (24.02%) Web Development
13 143 (21.47%) Photoshop
14 142 (21.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 131 (19.67%) CMS
16 128 (19.22%) Git (software)
17 123 (18.47%) Marketing
17 123 (18.47%) Responsive Web Design
18 118 (17.72%) E-Commerce
19 116 (17.42%) .NET
20 114 (17.12%) LESS
21 113 (16.97%) Ajax
22 110 (16.52%) WordPress
23 103 (15.47%) Backbone.js
24 86 (12.91%) MVC
25 81 (12.16%) Subversion
26 80 (12.01%) Web Design
27 79 (11.86%) Adobe
28 77 (11.56%) Grunt
29 74 (11.11%) XML

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 131 (19.67%) CMS
2 110 (16.52%) WordPress
3 66 (9.91%) Node.js
4 27 (4.05%) Umbraco
5 19 (2.85%) Drupal
6 14 (2.10%) Sitefinity
7 9 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 9 (1.35%) Joomla!
8 8 (1.20%) DNN
9 7 (1.05%) Kentico
10 6 (0.90%) Apache Solr
11 5 (0.75%) Immediacy CMS
11 5 (0.75%) Apache
12 2 (0.30%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.30%) IIS
12 2 (0.30%) Alfresco
13 1 (0.15%) nginx
13 1 (0.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 143 (21.47%) Photoshop
2 54 (8.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (1.95%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 10 (1.50%) Fireworks
5 9 (1.35%) InDesign
6 6 (0.90%) MS Office
6 6 (0.90%) MS Excel
7 5 (0.75%) Acrobat
7 5 (0.75%) Adobe Premiere
7 5 (0.75%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.15%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 30 (4.50%) Magento
2 2 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.30%) SaaS
2 15 (2.25%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.05%) GitHub
5 2 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.70%) HTTP
2 10 (1.50%) Internet
3 2 (0.30%) VoIP
4 1 (0.15%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (10.66%) MySQL
2 21 (3.15%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.95%) Big Data
4 10 (1.50%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.75%) NoSQL
6 4 (0.60%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.45%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2000
8 2 (0.30%) HBase
9 1 (0.15%) Redis
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.15%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.15%) Lumira
9 1 (0.15%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 128 (19.22%) Git (software)
2 81 (12.16%) Subversion
3 77 (11.56%) Grunt
4 18 (2.70%) gulp
5 17 (2.55%) Visual Studio
5 17 (2.55%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (2.40%) Bower
7 14 (2.10%) Jasmine
8 12 (1.80%) Mocha
8 12 (1.80%) JIRA
9 11 (1.65%) Maven
9 11 (1.65%) Eclipse
9 11 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
10 9 (1.35%) Selenium
11 7 (1.05%) Axure RP
12 5 (0.75%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.75%) JMeter
12 5 (0.75%) Mercurial
13 4 (0.60%) Ant
13 4 (0.60%) Phing
General
1 123 (18.47%) Marketing
2 64 (9.61%) Finance
3 36 (5.41%) Retail
4 29 (4.35%) Games
5 17 (2.55%) Banking
6 15 (2.25%) Telecoms
7 7 (1.05%) Publishing
8 6 (0.90%) Advertising
8 6 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.75%) Electronics
10 4 (0.60%) Law
11 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.45%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.30%) Legal
12 2 (0.30%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.15%) Automotive
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 654 (98.20%) HTML
2 646 (97.00%) CSS
3 433 (65.02%) HTML5
4 428 (64.26%) jQuery
5 331 (49.70%) CSS3
6 251 (37.69%) AngularJS
7 173 (25.98%) Sass
8 142 (21.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 116 (17.42%) .NET
10 114 (17.12%) LESS
11 113 (16.97%) Ajax
12 103 (15.47%) Backbone.js
13 74 (11.11%) XML
14 68 (10.21%) XHTML
15 67 (10.06%) ASP.NET
16 57 (8.56%) JSON
17 56 (8.41%) Ember.js
18 51 (7.66%) KnockoutJS
19 48 (7.21%) Web Services
20 40 (6.01%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 204 (30.63%) User Experience
2 38 (5.71%) Mobile App
3 29 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 25 (3.75%) Social Media
5 22 (3.30%) Visualisation
6 21 (3.15%) W3C
7 13 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (1.65%) Semantic Web
8 11 (1.65%) Graphic Design
9 8 (1.20%) Derivative
9 8 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.05%) Photography
10 7 (1.05%) Xbox
10 7 (1.05%) Digital Media
11 4 (0.60%) New Media
12 3 (0.45%) Arduino
12 3 (0.45%) Social Network
12 3 (0.45%) 3D Graphics
12 3 (0.45%) E-Learning
12 3 (0.45%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 24 (3.60%) Linux
2 13 (1.95%) Android
3 12 (1.80%) Apple iOS
4 6 (0.90%) Windows
5 1 (0.15%) UNIX
5 1 (0.15%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 238 (35.74%) Agile Software Development
2 160 (24.02%) Web Development
3 123 (18.47%) Responsive Web Design
4 118 (17.72%) E-Commerce
5 86 (12.91%) MVC
6 80 (12.01%) Web Design
7 69 (10.36%) Scrum
8 65 (9.76%) TDD
9 62 (9.31%) OO
10 49 (7.36%) SEO
11 34 (5.11%) Continuous Integration
12 33 (4.95%) Analytics
13 25 (3.75%) Automated Testing
14 23 (3.45%) Software Engineering
14 23 (3.45%) Content Management
15 22 (3.30%) Kanban
15 22 (3.30%) Digital Marketing
16 19 (2.85%) Web Accessibility
16 19 (2.85%) OOP
17 18 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 622 (93.39%) JavaScript
2 205 (30.78%) PHP
3 71 (10.66%) C#
4 35 (5.26%) Java
5 25 (3.75%) SQL
6 19 (2.85%) Python
7 18 (2.70%) Ruby
8 13 (1.95%) PHP5
9 7 (1.05%) C
10 6 (0.90%) Perl
10 6 (0.90%) CoffeeScript
11 3 (0.45%) C++
12 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.30%) Go
12 2 (0.30%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 59 (8.86%) Degree
2 1 (0.15%) IC3 Certification
2 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.85%) QA
2 7 (1.05%) WCAG
3 3 (0.45%) WAI
4 2 (0.30%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.15%) Section 508
System Software
1 1 (0.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.30%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.15%) cPanel
Vendors
1 79 (11.86%) Adobe
2 31 (4.65%) Google
3 18 (2.70%) Microsoft
4 9 (1.35%) Twitter
4 9 (1.35%) Sitecore
5 6 (0.90%) Zend
6 4 (0.60%) Oracle
6 4 (0.60%) SAP
6 4 (0.60%) Facebook
7 3 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.45%) Perforce
7 3 (0.45%) OpenText
8 2 (0.30%) EPiServer
8 2 (0.30%) FatWire
8 2 (0.30%) Interwoven
8 2 (0.30%) Tableau
9 1 (0.15%) Demandware
9 1 (0.15%) Birst
9 1 (0.15%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.15%) ATG
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