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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 545 537 553
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 393 393 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.36% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.38% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 351 329 331
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -1.56%

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
106025 103677 110089
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.67% 94.68% 95.33%
Number of salaries quoted 88349 84138 94850
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -2 367 £35,000 - 47
South East +48 107 £31,000 -6.06% 11
London -42 94 £47,500 +15.15% 15
South West +35 64 £32,500 -7.14% 3
North West 0 34 £30,000 -7.69% 7
Hampshire -2 32 £31,000 +12.72% 5
East of England -31 26 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Yorkshire -17 21 £26,000 -10.34% 3
City of London +19 20 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Scotland +5 18 £37,500 +11.11% 1
Manchester -15 17 £25,000 -28.57% 5
Buckinghamshire +10 15 £27,500 -16.66%
Brighton +4 15 £30,000 -14.28% 1
East Sussex +2 15 £30,000 -14.28% 1
West Midlands -7 14 £22,500 -8.16% 1
Bristol +7 13 £31,500 -21.25%
Surrey +1 13 £37,500 +15.38%
Fareham +7 12 £30,000 - 2
Devon +3 12 £30,000 - 2
Cheltenham -5 12 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -10 12 £35,000 -
Portsmouth - 12 £34,250 - 1
Berkshire +9 11 £28,500 -32.94% 1
Glasgow +1 11 £37,500 +7.14%
Cambridgeshire -12 11 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Guildford - 11 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +4 10 £35,000 +3.70%
Cheshire +1 10 £42,500 +54.54% 1
Wiltshire - 10 £29,000 -
Swindon - 9 £30,000 -

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 725 (98.24%) HTML
2 722 (97.83%) CSS
3 706 (95.66%) JavaScript
4 496 (67.21%) jQuery
5 472 (63.96%) HTML5
6 404 (54.74%) CSS3
7 198 (26.83%) User Experience
8 189 (25.61%) Photoshop
9 185 (25.07%) .NET
10 184 (24.93%) AngularJS
11 181 (24.53%) PHP
12 167 (22.63%) MVC
13 164 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
14 161 (21.82%) Web Development
15 156 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
16 145 (19.65%) Sass
17 139 (18.83%) CMS
18 137 (18.56%) Git (software)
19 132 (17.89%) Backbone.js
20 115 (15.58%) C#
21 113 (15.31%) LESS
21 113 (15.31%) Ajax
22 112 (15.18%) XML
23 111 (15.04%) MySQL
24 105 (14.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 105 (14.23%) Marketing
25 103 (13.96%) Subversion
26 101 (13.69%) ASP.NET
27 95 (12.87%) OO
28 83 (11.25%) WordPress

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 139 (18.83%) CMS
2 83 (11.25%) WordPress
3 55 (7.45%) Node.js
4 45 (6.10%) Drupal
5 33 (4.47%) Umbraco
6 23 (3.12%) Apache
7 19 (2.57%) Joomla!
8 14 (1.90%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.22%) WebLogic
9 9 (1.22%) JBoss
10 7 (0.95%) ExpressionEngine
10 7 (0.95%) nginx
11 6 (0.81%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.81%) concrete5
12 5 (0.68%) IIS
13 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.54%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.41%) TeamSite
Applications
1 189 (25.61%) Photoshop
2 80 (10.84%) Adobe Illustrator
3 31 (4.20%) Fireworks
4 25 (3.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (2.44%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.81%) MS Office
7 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.27%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 28 (3.79%) Magento
2 4 (0.54%) WebTrends
2 4 (0.54%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.95%) MailChimp
2 5 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.54%) GitHub
4 3 (0.41%) SaaS
5 1 (0.14%) PaaS
5 1 (0.14%) Heroku
5 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.14%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.14%) Trello
5 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 22 (2.98%) Internet
2 10 (1.36%) Broadband
2 10 (1.36%) Intranet
3 7 (0.95%) Extranet
4 4 (0.54%) HTTP
5 2 (0.27%) SSL
5 2 (0.27%) Wireless
6 1 (0.14%) NFC
6 1 (0.14%) AMQP
6 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (15.04%) MySQL
2 40 (5.42%) SQL Server
3 17 (2.30%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.63%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.22%) DB2
6 8 (1.08%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (0.95%) NoSQL
8 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (0.54%) Triplestore
9 4 (0.54%) Redis
9 4 (0.54%) Riak
9 4 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (0.54%) SQLite
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.14%) Big Data
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 137 (18.56%) Git (software)
2 103 (13.96%) Subversion
3 31 (4.20%) Visual Studio
4 20 (2.71%) Axure RP
5 19 (2.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (2.57%) Mercurial
6 18 (2.44%) Grunt
7 17 (2.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 16 (2.17%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.17%) Ant
9 13 (1.76%) Dreamweaver
9 13 (1.76%) Maven
9 13 (1.76%) Appcelerator Titanium
10 10 (1.36%) JUnit
11 9 (1.22%) Mockito
12 6 (0.81%) JIRA
13 5 (0.68%) Selenium
13 5 (0.68%) Bower
13 5 (0.68%) QUnit
14 3 (0.41%) Jasmine
General
1 105 (14.23%) Marketing
2 71 (9.62%) Finance
3 26 (3.52%) Games
4 19 (2.57%) Advertising
5 16 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.17%) Retail
6 14 (1.90%) Banking
7 11 (1.49%) Automotive
8 9 (1.22%) Publishing
9 8 (1.08%) Back Office
10 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 725 (98.24%) HTML
2 722 (97.83%) CSS
3 496 (67.21%) jQuery
4 472 (63.96%) HTML5
5 404 (54.74%) CSS3
6 185 (25.07%) .NET
7 184 (24.93%) AngularJS
8 145 (19.65%) Sass
9 132 (17.89%) Backbone.js
10 113 (15.31%) LESS
10 113 (15.31%) Ajax
11 112 (15.18%) XML
12 105 (14.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 101 (13.69%) ASP.NET
14 64 (8.67%) JSON
15 62 (8.40%) XHTML
16 55 (7.45%) Web Services
17 53 (7.18%) KnockoutJS
18 39 (5.28%) LAMP
19 32 (4.34%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 198 (26.83%) User Experience
2 63 (8.54%) Mobile App
3 41 (5.56%) W3C
4 37 (5.01%) Social Media
5 33 (4.47%) Graphic Design
6 31 (4.20%) Computer Science
7 26 (3.52%) Open Source
8 13 (1.76%) Hedge funds
8 13 (1.76%) Online Games
8 13 (1.76%) Semantic Web
8 13 (1.76%) Analytical Skills
9 12 (1.63%) Management Information System
10 11 (1.49%) E-Learning
11 10 (1.36%) Animation
11 10 (1.36%) iPhone
12 9 (1.22%) Video Editing
13 8 (1.08%) Social Network
14 6 (0.81%) Online Banking
14 6 (0.81%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 68 (9.21%) Linux
2 48 (6.50%) Android
3 40 (5.42%) Apple iOS
4 36 (4.88%) Windows
5 29 (3.93%) Ubuntu
6 7 (0.95%) CentOS
7 5 (0.68%) Debian
8 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.14%) MVS
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (22.63%) MVC
2 164 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 161 (21.82%) Web Development
4 156 (21.14%) Agile Software Development
5 95 (12.87%) OO
6 81 (10.98%) E-Commerce
6 81 (10.98%) Web Design
7 79 (10.70%) SEO
8 61 (8.27%) OOP
9 50 (6.78%) TDD
9 50 (6.78%) Content Management
10 48 (6.50%) Scrum
11 43 (5.83%) Digital Marketing
12 37 (5.01%) Web Accessibility
13 26 (3.52%) OO PHP
14 25 (3.39%) Mentoring
15 21 (2.85%) Continuous Integration
16 20 (2.71%) Unit Testing
17 17 (2.30%) Email Marketing
17 17 (2.30%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 706 (95.66%) JavaScript
2 181 (24.53%) PHP
3 115 (15.58%) C#
4 80 (10.84%) Java
5 56 (7.59%) SQL
6 23 (3.12%) Python
7 21 (2.85%) PHP5
8 20 (2.71%) C++
9 17 (2.30%) Ruby
10 12 (1.63%) Objective-C
11 8 (1.08%) ActionScript 3.0
11 8 (1.08%) C
11 8 (1.08%) ActionScript
11 8 (1.08%) Perl
12 7 (0.95%) VB.NET
12 7 (0.95%) ActionScript 2.0
12 7 (0.95%) Groovy
13 5 (0.68%) CoffeeScript
13 5 (0.68%) VB
14 4 (0.54%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 60 (8.13%) Degree
2 2 (0.27%) MCSD
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.44%) QA
2 4 (0.54%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.27%) WCAG
3 2 (0.27%) WAI
Systems Management
1 4 (0.54%) Puppet
1 4 (0.54%) Vagrant
1 4 (0.54%) Graphite
2 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) yum
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 69 (9.35%) Adobe
2 43 (5.83%) Twitter
3 37 (5.01%) Facebook
4 35 (4.74%) Google
5 33 (4.47%) Microsoft
6 28 (3.79%) Zend
7 12 (1.63%) Oracle
8 7 (0.95%) EPiServer
8 7 (0.95%) Appcelerator
9 6 (0.81%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.54%) Open Text
11 2 (0.27%) IBM
11 2 (0.27%) Apple
11 2 (0.27%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.27%) Endeca
11 2 (0.27%) hybris
12 1 (0.14%) Sencha
12 1 (0.14%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.14%) Ektron
12 1 (0.14%) Elastic Path
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