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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 605 586 494
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -92
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 304 373 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.32% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.30% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 271 333 409
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%

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
101047 111774 101802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.63% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 83000 91849 84625
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 26 May 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 26 May 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
England -10 276 £32,500 -7.14% 53
London -43 84 £35,000 -17.64% 23
South East +8 70 £37,500 +19.04% 8
Yorkshire +15 27 £28,500 -7.31%
South West -22 25 £28,500 -18.57% 1
North West -8 21 £32,500 +18.18% 7
West Yorkshire +30 18 £27,500 -12.69%
City of London +38 17 £40,000 -5.88% 4
East of England +12 17 £27,500 -19.11% 6
Berkshire +9 16 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Scotland +38 15 £33,000 - 2
Leeds +29 15 £25,500 -19.04%
Surrey +13 15 £47,500 +72.72% 3
Manchester +3 12 £32,500 +22.64% 6
West Midlands -3 12 £28,750 -12.21% 4
East Midlands +14 11 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Bristol -1 10 £28,500 -16.17%
Hampshire -7 10 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Edinburgh +21 9 £33,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +13 9 £22,500 -25.00%
Kent +10 9 £32,000 -50.76% 1
Nottingham +7 9 £22,500 -25.00%
South Yorkshire +2 8 £29,650 -1.16%
Sheffield -3 8 £29,650 -1.16%
Tyne and Wear - 8 £29,500 - 2
North East - 8 £29,500 - 2
Cheshire +4 7 £32,500 +11.11%
Newcastle upon Tyne - 7 £29,500 - 1
Bedfordshire +24 6 £28,250 -29.37% 2
Wales +13 6 £25,000 -

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 597 (98.51%) HTML
1 597 (98.51%) CSS
2 565 (93.23%) JavaScript
3 394 (65.02%) HTML5
4 392 (64.69%) jQuery
5 314 (51.82%) CSS3
6 205 (33.83%) PHP
7 190 (31.35%) AngularJS
8 186 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
9 167 (27.56%) User Experience
10 157 (25.91%) Web Development
11 135 (22.28%) Git (software)
11 135 (22.28%) Photoshop
12 129 (21.29%) Sass
13 117 (19.31%) Responsive Web Design
13 117 (19.31%) MVC
13 117 (19.31%) CMS
14 114 (18.81%) Marketing
14 114 (18.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 107 (17.66%) .NET
16 103 (17.00%) MySQL
17 90 (14.85%) Subversion
18 89 (14.69%) LESS
19 84 (13.86%) Backbone.js
20 83 (13.70%) WordPress
20 83 (13.70%) OO
21 82 (13.53%) Ajax
22 80 (13.20%) Web Design
23 76 (12.54%) E-Commerce
24 70 (11.55%) Finance

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 117 (19.31%) CMS
2 83 (13.70%) WordPress
3 55 (9.08%) Node.js
4 19 (3.14%) Drupal
5 14 (2.31%) Sitefinity
6 11 (1.82%) Umbraco
7 9 (1.49%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.32%) Apache
8 8 (1.32%) concrete5
9 6 (0.99%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.99%) nginx
10 5 (0.83%) ExpressionEngine
10 5 (0.83%) DNN
11 4 (0.66%) Immediacy CMS
11 4 (0.66%) Kentico
11 4 (0.66%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.33%) Moodle
12 2 (0.33%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.33%) CoreMedia CMS
13 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 135 (22.28%) Photoshop
2 48 (7.92%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (2.81%) Fireworks
4 8 (1.32%) MS Excel
4 8 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.66%) MS Office
6 2 (0.33%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 37 (6.11%) Magento
2 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (2.97%) Google Analytics
2 17 (2.81%) SaaS
3 11 (1.82%) GitHub
4 8 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 7 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
6 4 (0.66%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (4.46%) Internet
2 22 (3.63%) HTTP
3 1 (0.17%) DNS
3 1 (0.17%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 103 (17.00%) MySQL
2 12 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.49%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.83%) Redis
5 5 (0.83%) Riak
6 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.50%) Big Data
7 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.33%) HBase
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.17%) QlikView
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 135 (22.28%) Git (software)
2 90 (14.85%) Subversion
3 52 (8.58%) Grunt
4 15 (2.48%) Jasmine
5 12 (1.98%) Bower
5 12 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
6 11 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 10 (1.65%) Mercurial
7 10 (1.65%) Mocha
7 10 (1.65%) Dreamweaver
8 9 (1.49%) JIRA
8 9 (1.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 8 (1.32%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 7 (1.16%) Selenium
10 7 (1.16%) Maven
10 7 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 6 (0.99%) JMeter
11 6 (0.99%) Visual Studio
11 6 (0.99%) Eclipse
12 4 (0.66%) Axure RP
General
1 114 (18.81%) Marketing
2 70 (11.55%) Finance
3 28 (4.62%) Retail
4 23 (3.80%) Games
5 22 (3.63%) Banking
6 14 (2.31%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.32%) Advertising
8 7 (1.16%) French Language
8 7 (1.16%) German Language
9 6 (0.99%) Publishing
10 5 (0.83%) Local Government
10 5 (0.83%) Automotive
11 4 (0.66%) Law
11 4 (0.66%) Electronics
12 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.33%) Multimedia
13 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 597 (98.51%) HTML
1 597 (98.51%) CSS
2 394 (65.02%) HTML5
3 392 (64.69%) jQuery
4 314 (51.82%) CSS3
5 190 (31.35%) AngularJS
6 129 (21.29%) Sass
7 114 (18.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 107 (17.66%) .NET
9 89 (14.69%) LESS
10 84 (13.86%) Backbone.js
11 82 (13.53%) Ajax
12 64 (10.56%) KnockoutJS
13 61 (10.07%) ASP.NET
13 61 (10.07%) XHTML
14 48 (7.92%) XML
15 43 (7.10%) Ember.js
16 40 (6.60%) JSON
17 35 (5.78%) Web Services
18 32 (5.28%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 167 (27.56%) User Experience
2 52 (8.58%) Mobile App
3 37 (6.11%) Computer Science
4 25 (4.13%) Social Media
5 23 (3.80%) W3C
6 18 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (2.48%) Digital Media
8 14 (2.31%) Visualisation
9 12 (1.98%) Graphic Design
10 9 (1.49%) iPhone
11 8 (1.32%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.16%) Mathematics
12 7 (1.16%) NHS
13 5 (0.83%) Wiki
14 4 (0.66%) Social Network
14 4 (0.66%) Semantic Web
14 4 (0.66%) Photography
15 3 (0.50%) Arduino
15 3 (0.50%) New Media
15 3 (0.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 38 (6.27%) Android
2 33 (5.45%) Linux
3 28 (4.62%) Apple iOS
4 7 (1.16%) Windows
5 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.66%) CentOS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) UNIX
7 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (30.69%) Agile Software Development
2 157 (25.91%) Web Development
3 117 (19.31%) MVC
3 117 (19.31%) Responsive Web Design
4 83 (13.70%) OO
5 80 (13.20%) Web Design
6 76 (12.54%) E-Commerce
7 57 (9.41%) SEO
8 51 (8.42%) Scrum
9 41 (6.77%) TDD
10 37 (6.11%) Analytics
11 32 (5.28%) Content Management
11 32 (5.28%) Digital Marketing
12 26 (4.29%) OOP
13 21 (3.47%) Unit Testing
14 20 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
14 20 (3.30%) Mobile Development
15 19 (3.14%) OO PHP
15 19 (3.14%) Open Source
16 18 (2.97%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 565 (93.23%) JavaScript
2 205 (33.83%) PHP
3 58 (9.57%) C#
4 40 (6.60%) Java
5 28 (4.62%) Python
6 26 (4.29%) Ruby
7 21 (3.47%) PHP5
8 20 (3.30%) SQL
9 9 (1.49%) Objective-C
10 6 (0.99%) C
11 5 (0.83%) Perl
12 4 (0.66%) C++
13 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.50%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.50%) CoffeeScript
14 1 (0.17%) ActionScript 3.0
14 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (10.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.17%) HND
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.49%) WCAG
2 6 (0.99%) QA
3 1 (0.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 5 (0.83%) TeamSite
1 5 (0.83%) Puppet
1 5 (0.83%) Vagrant
1 5 (0.83%) Graphite
2 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 69 (11.39%) Adobe
2 47 (7.76%) Google
3 19 (3.14%) Microsoft
4 17 (2.81%) Twitter
5 14 (2.31%) Facebook
6 6 (0.99%) Zend
6 6 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.66%) Perforce
7 4 (0.66%) FatWire
7 4 (0.66%) Interwoven
7 4 (0.66%) Oracle
7 4 (0.66%) Apple
7 4 (0.66%) Appcelerator
7 4 (0.66%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.50%) SAP
9 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.17%) hybris
10 1 (0.17%) Tableau
10 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
10 1 (0.17%) Telerik
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