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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 533 536 565
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 411 411 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 367 355 313
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,250 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

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
107809 104785 105042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.70% 95.27%
Number of salaries quoted 89260 86303 89863
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 21 November 2014 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 21 November 2014. 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 -11 379 £35,000 - 50
South East +15 109 £30,000 -7.69% 9
London -65 104 £45,000 +5.88% 12
South West +27 64 £32,500 -7.14% 5
Hampshire +11 32 £30,000 - 6
North West -20 27 £35,000 +21.73% 12
Yorkshire -20 25 £27,000 +16.12% 7
West Midlands +14 23 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Scotland +5 21 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Brighton +13 18 £30,000 +20.00%
East Sussex +6 18 £30,000 +20.00% 1
East of England -51 18 £30,000 - 2
Surrey +15 16 £37,500 +15.38%
Buckinghamshire +7 16 £27,500 -16.66% 1
Wiltshire - 16 £34,000 - 1
Swindon - 15 £34,000 - 1
City of London +23 14 £53,750 +26.47% 2
Fareham +13 14 £30,000 - 2
Bristol +11 14 £31,500 -21.25%
Edinburgh +5 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Guildford - 13 £37,500 -
Devon -8 12 £30,000 - 2
Leeds -11 12 £23,250 - 1
West Yorkshire -16 12 £23,250 - 2
Berkshire +20 11 £27,500 -8.33%
Glasgow +5 11 £37,500 +15.38%
Cambridgeshire -5 11 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Portsmouth - 11 £31,000 - 1
Cheshire +3 10 £42,500 +54.54% 5
Cheltenham 0 9 £35,000 - 1

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 745 (98.28%) HTML
2 743 (98.02%) CSS
3 728 (96.04%) JavaScript
4 505 (66.62%) jQuery
5 486 (64.12%) HTML5
6 419 (55.28%) CSS3
7 210 (27.70%) User Experience
8 185 (24.41%) .NET
9 183 (24.14%) Photoshop
10 175 (23.09%) AngularJS
11 174 (22.96%) PHP
11 174 (22.96%) Web Development
12 167 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
13 157 (20.71%) MVC
14 152 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
15 135 (17.81%) Sass
16 134 (17.68%) CMS
17 133 (17.55%) Git (software)
18 132 (17.41%) Backbone.js
19 129 (17.02%) C#
20 123 (16.23%) XML
21 117 (15.44%) Marketing
22 116 (15.30%) LESS
23 114 (15.04%) Ajax
24 105 (13.85%) MySQL
25 103 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 102 (13.46%) Subversion
27 100 (13.19%) ASP.NET
28 95 (12.53%) Web Design
29 87 (11.48%) OO

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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
1 134 (17.68%) CMS
2 83 (10.95%) WordPress
3 53 (6.99%) Node.js
4 51 (6.73%) Drupal
5 33 (4.35%) Umbraco
6 23 (3.03%) Apache
7 17 (2.24%) Joomla!
8 14 (1.85%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.19%) JBoss
9 9 (1.19%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.92%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.79%) nginx
11 6 (0.79%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (0.66%) concrete5
12 5 (0.66%) IIS
12 5 (0.66%) Content Management Server
13 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.53%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 183 (24.14%) Photoshop
2 81 (10.69%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (3.83%) Fireworks
4 25 (3.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 19 (2.51%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.79%) MS Office
7 4 (0.53%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.26%) MS Project
8 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 31 (4.09%) Magento
2 5 (0.66%) WebTrends
3 4 (0.53%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) MailChimp
2 4 (0.53%) GitHub
2 4 (0.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (0.53%) SaaS
3 1 (0.13%) PaaS
3 1 (0.13%) Heroku
3 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.13%) Trello
3 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.24%) Internet
2 10 (1.32%) Broadband
2 10 (1.32%) Intranet
3 9 (1.19%) Extranet
4 7 (0.92%) SSL
5 4 (0.53%) HTTP
6 3 (0.40%) AMQP
7 2 (0.26%) DNS
7 2 (0.26%) Wireless
7 2 (0.26%) SSH
8 1 (0.13%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (13.85%) MySQL
2 41 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.03%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.58%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.19%) DB2
5 9 (1.19%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.53%) Triplestore
8 4 (0.53%) SQLite
9 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.40%) Redis
9 3 (0.40%) Riak
10 2 (0.26%) Big Data
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.26%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 133 (17.55%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.46%) Subversion
3 35 (4.62%) Visual Studio
4 22 (2.90%) Axure RP
5 20 (2.64%) Jenkins
5 20 (2.64%) Grunt
5 20 (2.64%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (2.64%) Dreamweaver
6 19 (2.51%) Mercurial
6 19 (2.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 15 (1.98%) Ant
8 12 (1.58%) JUnit
8 12 (1.58%) Maven
9 10 (1.32%) Jasmine
10 9 (1.19%) Mockito
11 8 (1.06%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 7 (0.92%) JIRA
12 7 (0.92%) Selenium
13 6 (0.79%) QUnit
13 6 (0.79%) Bower
General
1 117 (15.44%) Marketing
2 73 (9.63%) Finance
3 27 (3.56%) Games
4 21 (2.77%) Advertising
5 19 (2.51%) Banking
6 17 (2.24%) Telecoms
7 13 (1.72%) Retail
8 11 (1.45%) Publishing
9 10 (1.32%) Automotive
10 8 (1.06%) Back Office
11 4 (0.53%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 745 (98.28%) HTML
2 743 (98.02%) CSS
3 505 (66.62%) jQuery
4 486 (64.12%) HTML5
5 419 (55.28%) CSS3
6 185 (24.41%) .NET
7 175 (23.09%) AngularJS
8 135 (17.81%) Sass
9 132 (17.41%) Backbone.js
10 123 (16.23%) XML
11 116 (15.30%) LESS
12 114 (15.04%) Ajax
13 103 (13.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 100 (13.19%) ASP.NET
15 80 (10.55%) XHTML
16 70 (9.23%) JSON
17 61 (8.05%) Web Services
18 53 (6.99%) KnockoutJS
19 33 (4.35%) LAMP
19 33 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 210 (27.70%) User Experience
2 60 (7.92%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.41%) W3C
4 39 (5.15%) Graphic Design
5 35 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 32 (4.22%) Social Media
7 25 (3.30%) Open Source
8 15 (1.98%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.72%) Online Games
9 13 (1.72%) Semantic Web
10 11 (1.45%) iPhone
10 11 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (1.45%) Animation
10 11 (1.45%) Social Network
11 10 (1.32%) Online Banking
12 9 (1.19%) E-Learning
12 9 (1.19%) Video Editing
12 9 (1.19%) Hedge funds
13 8 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
14 5 (0.66%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 75 (9.89%) Linux
2 39 (5.15%) Android
3 38 (5.01%) Windows
4 32 (4.22%) Apple iOS
5 31 (4.09%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.66%) Debian
7 3 (0.40%) CentOS
7 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.26%) UNIX
9 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (22.96%) Web Development
2 167 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
3 157 (20.71%) MVC
4 152 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (12.53%) Web Design
6 87 (11.48%) SEO
6 87 (11.48%) OO
7 79 (10.42%) E-Commerce
8 57 (7.52%) OOP
9 54 (7.12%) Scrum
10 51 (6.73%) TDD
11 50 (6.60%) Content Management
12 47 (6.20%) Digital Marketing
13 43 (5.67%) Web Accessibility
14 27 (3.56%) Web Application Development
14 27 (3.56%) OO PHP
15 25 (3.30%) Continuous Integration
15 25 (3.30%) Unit Testing
16 22 (2.90%) Mentoring
17 20 (2.64%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 728 (96.04%) JavaScript
2 174 (22.96%) PHP
3 129 (17.02%) C#
4 80 (10.55%) Java
5 67 (8.84%) SQL
6 25 (3.30%) PHP5
7 22 (2.90%) Python
8 21 (2.77%) C++
9 16 (2.11%) Ruby
10 10 (1.32%) ActionScript
10 10 (1.32%) Perl
11 8 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.06%) C
12 7 (0.92%) Objective-C
12 7 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
12 7 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
13 6 (0.79%) Groovy
14 5 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
14 5 (0.66%) T-SQL
14 5 (0.66%) VB
Qualifications
1 65 (8.58%) Degree
2 2 (0.26%) MCSD
2 2 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.11%) QA
2 6 (0.79%) WAI
2 6 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 4 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Puppet
1 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.26%) Plesk
2 2 (0.26%) YUM
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 71 (9.37%) Adobe
2 40 (5.28%) Google
2 40 (5.28%) Twitter
3 36 (4.75%) Facebook
4 33 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 27 (3.56%) Zend
6 14 (1.85%) Oracle
7 7 (0.92%) EPiServer
8 6 (0.79%) Open Text
8 6 (0.79%) Eloqua
9 4 (0.53%) Apple
10 3 (0.40%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.26%) hybris
11 2 (0.26%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.26%) IBM
11 2 (0.26%) VMware
11 2 (0.26%) Endeca
11 2 (0.26%) Ektron
12 1 (0.13%) Elastic Path
12 1 (0.13%) Sitecore
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