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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 554 522 560
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 384 399 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.37% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 346 353 321
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 £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -12 358 £35,000 - 62
London -36 101 £45,000 +5.88% 13
South East -6 90 £30,000 -9.09% 12
South West +24 54 £34,000 -2.85% 7
Hampshire +7 31 £30,000 - 5
North West -15 30 £35,000 +27.27% 10
West Midlands -5 24 £30,000 +17.64% 3
Yorkshire -26 24 £25,500 -12.06% 7
Wiltshire +10 19 £34,000 +16.23% 1
Scotland -1 19 £37,500 +15.38% 1
East of England -46 19 £30,000 - 4
Swindon +17 18 £34,000 +16.23% 1
East Sussex +7 17 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Brighton -1 17 £30,000 +20.00% 2
Fareham +22 16 £30,000 - 2
City of London +16 14 £55,000 +25.71% 2
Cambridgeshire +6 14 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Edinburgh -3 14 £36,250 +9.02%
Leeds -10 14 £19,000 -26.92% 2
West Yorkshire -24 14 £19,000 -26.92% 3
East Midlands +1 13 £31,000 +19.23% 2
Surrey -4 13 £37,500 +15.38% 2
Cheshire -4 13 £42,250 +30.00% 3
Bristol +12 11 £31,500 -33.68% 2
Guildford - 11 £37,500 - 1
Berkshire -6 10 £27,500 -8.33% 2
Manchester -8 10 £33,750 +17.39% 7
Glasgow -3 9 £37,500 +15.38% 1
Cambridge -7 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Buckinghamshire -8 8 £27,500 -16.66% 1

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

1 752 (98.69%) CSS
2 749 (98.29%) HTML
3 732 (96.06%) JavaScript
4 517 (67.85%) jQuery
5 499 (65.49%) HTML5
6 427 (56.04%) CSS3
7 212 (27.82%) User Experience
8 188 (24.67%) Web Development
9 185 (24.28%) .NET
10 171 (22.44%) Photoshop
11 168 (22.05%) PHP
12 165 (21.65%) AngularJS
13 159 (20.87%) Responsive Web Design
14 158 (20.73%) MVC
15 146 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
16 137 (17.98%) C#
17 132 (17.32%) Sass
18 129 (16.93%) Backbone.js
19 128 (16.80%) CMS
20 123 (16.14%) XML
20 123 (16.14%) Ajax
21 121 (15.88%) Git (software)
22 115 (15.09%) Marketing
23 111 (14.57%) ASP.NET
24 109 (14.30%) MySQL
24 109 (14.30%) LESS
25 104 (13.65%) Web Design
26 99 (12.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 95 (12.47%) SEO
28 90 (11.81%) Subversion

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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
1 128 (16.80%) CMS
2 90 (11.81%) WordPress
3 55 (7.22%) Node.js
4 46 (6.04%) Drupal
5 31 (4.07%) Umbraco
6 22 (2.89%) Apache
7 14 (1.84%) SharePoint
8 13 (1.71%) Joomla!
9 6 (0.79%) JBoss
9 6 (0.79%) Content Management Server
9 6 (0.79%) Tomcat
9 6 (0.79%) WebLogic
9 6 (0.79%) nginx
10 4 (0.52%) ExpressionEngine
10 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (0.52%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.52%) IIS
11 3 (0.39%) MS Project Server
11 3 (0.39%) Sitecore CMS
11 3 (0.39%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 171 (22.44%) Photoshop
2 75 (9.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (3.67%) Fireworks
4 23 (3.02%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 22 (2.89%) MS Excel
6 7 (0.92%) MS Office
7 5 (0.66%) MS Visio
8 3 (0.39%) MS Project
9 2 (0.26%) OmniGraffle
10 1 (0.13%) InDesign
10 1 (0.13%) ImageReady
10 1 (0.13%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 33 (4.33%) Magento
2 4 (0.52%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.92%) MailChimp
2 6 (0.79%) SaaS
3 4 (0.52%) GitHub
4 3 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Heroku
5 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.89%) Internet
2 11 (1.44%) SSL
3 10 (1.31%) HTTP
4 9 (1.18%) Extranet
5 8 (1.05%) Intranet
5 8 (1.05%) Broadband
6 4 (0.52%) DNS
6 4 (0.52%) SSH
7 3 (0.39%) AMQP
8 2 (0.26%) Wireless
9 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (14.30%) MySQL
2 37 (4.86%) SQL Server
3 24 (3.15%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.57%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (1.18%) RDBMS
6 7 (0.92%) NoSQL
7 6 (0.79%) DB2
8 4 (0.52%) SQLite
8 4 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.52%) Triplestore
9 3 (0.39%) Redis
9 3 (0.39%) Riak
9 3 (0.39%) Big Data
9 3 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
10 2 (0.26%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 121 (15.88%) Git (software)
2 90 (11.81%) Subversion
3 37 (4.86%) Visual Studio
4 24 (3.15%) Dreamweaver
5 23 (3.02%) Grunt
6 20 (2.62%) Axure RP
7 17 (2.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 17 (2.23%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.10%) Team Foundation Server
9 15 (1.97%) Mercurial
10 14 (1.84%) Jasmine
11 10 (1.31%) Ant
12 9 (1.18%) JUnit
13 8 (1.05%) Maven
14 7 (0.92%) JIRA
15 6 (0.79%) NUnit
15 6 (0.79%) Appcelerator Titanium
15 6 (0.79%) Mockito
15 6 (0.79%) Bower
16 5 (0.66%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 115 (15.09%) Marketing
2 78 (10.24%) Finance
3 27 (3.54%) Games
4 23 (3.02%) Banking
5 21 (2.76%) Advertising
6 17 (2.23%) Telecoms
7 15 (1.97%) Retail
8 11 (1.44%) Automotive
9 8 (1.05%) Back Office
10 7 (0.92%) Publishing
11 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 752 (98.69%) CSS
2 749 (98.29%) HTML
3 517 (67.85%) jQuery
4 499 (65.49%) HTML5
5 427 (56.04%) CSS3
6 185 (24.28%) .NET
7 165 (21.65%) AngularJS
8 132 (17.32%) Sass
9 129 (16.93%) Backbone.js
10 123 (16.14%) XML
10 123 (16.14%) Ajax
11 111 (14.57%) ASP.NET
12 109 (14.30%) LESS
13 99 (12.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 86 (11.29%) XHTML
15 66 (8.66%) Web Services
16 63 (8.27%) JSON
17 53 (6.96%) KnockoutJS
18 32 (4.20%) Flash
19 29 (3.81%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 212 (27.82%) User Experience
2 62 (8.14%) Mobile App
3 43 (5.64%) W3C
4 37 (4.86%) Graphic Design
5 33 (4.33%) Computer Science
6 26 (3.41%) Open Source
7 25 (3.28%) Social Media
8 14 (1.84%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.71%) Social Network
9 13 (1.71%) Online Games
10 11 (1.44%) iPhone
10 11 (1.44%) Animation
10 11 (1.44%) Online Banking
11 10 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (1.31%) Mobile Banking
12 8 (1.05%) Video Editing
12 8 (1.05%) E-Learning
13 7 (0.92%) Semantic Web
14 6 (0.79%) Inversion of Control
14 6 (0.79%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 71 (9.32%) Linux
2 39 (5.12%) Android
3 37 (4.86%) Windows
3 37 (4.86%) Apple iOS
4 31 (4.07%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.66%) Debian
6 3 (0.39%) CentOS
6 3 (0.39%) UNIX
6 3 (0.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 188 (24.67%) Web Development
2 159 (20.87%) Responsive Web Design
3 158 (20.73%) MVC
4 146 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (13.65%) Web Design
6 95 (12.47%) SEO
7 89 (11.68%) OO
8 81 (10.63%) E-Commerce
9 55 (7.22%) OOP
9 55 (7.22%) Content Management
10 53 (6.96%) Scrum
11 48 (6.30%) TDD
12 44 (5.77%) Digital Marketing
13 41 (5.38%) Web Accessibility
14 35 (4.59%) Web Application Development
15 26 (3.41%) Unit Testing
16 25 (3.28%) OO PHP
17 24 (3.15%) Mentoring
17 24 (3.15%) Software Engineering
18 22 (2.89%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 732 (96.06%) JavaScript
2 168 (22.05%) PHP
3 137 (17.98%) C#
4 74 (9.71%) Java
5 73 (9.58%) SQL
6 25 (3.28%) PHP5
7 19 (2.49%) C++
7 19 (2.49%) Python
8 14 (1.84%) Ruby
9 11 (1.44%) ActionScript
10 10 (1.31%) Perl
11 9 (1.18%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.05%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.92%) C
13 7 (0.92%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (0.92%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (0.52%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.52%) Groovy
14 4 (0.52%) SPARQL
14 4 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 64 (8.40%) 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 12 (1.57%) QA
2 10 (1.31%) WAI
3 5 (0.66%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.52%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.52%) Plesk
2 3 (0.39%) Puppet
2 3 (0.39%) Vagrant
3 2 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.26%) YUM
4 1 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 63 (8.27%) Adobe
2 39 (5.12%) Twitter
3 36 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.46%) Google
5 29 (3.81%) Facebook
6 25 (3.28%) Zend
7 12 (1.57%) Oracle
8 7 (0.92%) Open Text
8 7 (0.92%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.79%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.52%) Apple
11 3 (0.39%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.39%) Appcelerator
12 2 (0.26%) Ektron
12 2 (0.26%) VMware
12 2 (0.26%) Endeca
12 2 (0.26%) hybris
12 2 (0.26%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.26%) IBM
13 1 (0.13%) RedDot
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
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Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
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Salary: £17000 - £22000 per annum + holiday etc.
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Bonus
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Salary: circ 25k - 30k
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Salary: £40000 to £75000 per annum
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