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

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 539 520 554
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 405 408 371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.36% 0.37% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.38% 0.39% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 362 350 337
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-1.58% -3.07%

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
107647 103692 109532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.73% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 89339 85136 94063
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 £26,400 £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 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

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 27 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 27 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 -34 374 £35,000 - 57
South East +16 112 £30,000 -8.39% 9
London -51 98 £45,000 +5.88% 20
South West +26 64 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Hampshire +11 34 £30,500 +1.66% 6
North West -5 28 £35,000 +16.66% 7
West Midlands +9 24 £25,000 - 1
Yorkshire -27 24 £27,250 +15.95% 7
Scotland -2 20 £37,500 +15.38% 2
East Sussex +15 19 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Brighton +9 19 £30,000 -14.28%
East of England -54 18 £30,000 - 6
Surrey -9 16 £37,500 +15.38% 1
City of London +23 15 £55,000 +29.41% 3
Fareham +10 15 £30,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire +1 15 £27,500 -16.66%
Wiltshire - 15 £32,000 -
Bristol +6 14 £31,500 -21.25%
Guildford - 13 £37,500 -
Swindon - 13 £34,000 -
Edinburgh +2 12 £36,250 +11.53%
Devon -9 12 £30,000 - 2
Portsmouth - 12 £31,000 - 1
Berkshire +16 11 £27,500 -20.28%
Cambridgeshire +2 11 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Glasgow +1 11 £37,500 +15.38%
Leeds -15 11 £27,500 +17.02% 1
West Yorkshire -19 11 £27,500 +17.02% 2
Cheltenham -4 10 £35,000 -
Gloucestershire -10 10 £35,000 -

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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.

1 733 (98.39%) HTML
2 730 (97.99%) CSS
3 716 (96.11%) JavaScript
4 499 (66.98%) jQuery
5 479 (64.30%) HTML5
6 414 (55.57%) CSS3
7 209 (28.05%) User Experience
8 186 (24.97%) Photoshop
9 181 (24.30%) .NET
10 175 (23.49%) AngularJS
11 167 (22.42%) PHP
11 167 (22.42%) Web Development
12 163 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
13 156 (20.94%) MVC
14 151 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
15 134 (17.99%) CMS
15 134 (17.99%) Sass
16 132 (17.72%) Git (software)
17 130 (17.45%) Backbone.js
18 123 (16.51%) C#
19 122 (16.38%) XML
20 112 (15.03%) LESS
21 111 (14.90%) Marketing
22 109 (14.63%) Ajax
23 104 (13.96%) MySQL
24 102 (13.69%) Subversion
24 102 (13.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 96 (12.89%) ASP.NET
26 92 (12.35%) Web Design
27 88 (11.81%) OO

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (17.99%) CMS
2 78 (10.47%) WordPress
3 54 (7.25%) Node.js
4 47 (6.31%) Drupal
5 35 (4.70%) Umbraco
6 24 (3.22%) Apache
7 17 (2.28%) Joomla!
8 14 (1.88%) SharePoint
9 9 (1.21%) JBoss
9 9 (1.21%) WebLogic
10 7 (0.94%) Tomcat
11 6 (0.81%) nginx
11 6 (0.81%) ExpressionEngine
12 5 (0.67%) concrete5
12 5 (0.67%) IIS
12 5 (0.67%) Content Management Server
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.54%) Sitefinity
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.40%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 186 (24.97%) Photoshop
2 79 (10.60%) Adobe Illustrator
3 29 (3.89%) Fireworks
4 25 (3.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 18 (2.42%) MS Excel
6 6 (0.81%) MS Office
7 3 (0.40%) MS Visio
8 2 (0.27%) MS Project
9 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (4.03%) Magento
2 4 (0.54%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.40%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.94%) MailChimp
2 4 (0.54%) GitHub
2 4 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.40%) SaaS
4 1 (0.13%) PaaS
4 1 (0.13%) Heroku
4 1 (0.13%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.13%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.13%) Trello
4 1 (0.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.28%) Internet
2 10 (1.34%) Broadband
2 10 (1.34%) Intranet
3 9 (1.21%) Extranet
4 5 (0.67%) SSL
5 4 (0.54%) HTTP
6 3 (0.40%) AMQP
7 2 (0.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.13%) SSH
8 1 (0.13%) NFC
8 1 (0.13%) DNS
8 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (13.96%) MySQL
2 41 (5.50%) SQL Server
3 22 (2.95%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.61%) RDBMS
5 9 (1.21%) DB2
5 9 (1.21%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (0.81%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.54%) Triplestore
8 4 (0.54%) SQLite
9 3 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.40%) Redis
9 3 (0.40%) Riak
10 2 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.27%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.13%) Big Data
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 132 (17.72%) Git (software)
2 102 (13.69%) Subversion
3 36 (4.83%) Visual Studio
4 21 (2.82%) Axure RP
5 20 (2.68%) Team Foundation Server
6 19 (2.55%) Mercurial
6 19 (2.55%) Dreamweaver
6 19 (2.55%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 17 (2.28%) Jenkins
8 16 (2.15%) Grunt
8 16 (2.15%) Ant
9 13 (1.74%) Maven
10 12 (1.61%) JUnit
11 9 (1.21%) Mockito
11 9 (1.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
12 8 (1.07%) Selenium
13 7 (0.94%) QUnit
14 6 (0.81%) Jasmine
14 6 (0.81%) Bower
14 6 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 111 (14.90%) Marketing
2 73 (9.80%) Finance
3 26 (3.49%) Games
4 21 (2.82%) Advertising
5 19 (2.55%) Banking
6 16 (2.15%) Telecoms
7 15 (2.01%) Retail
8 11 (1.48%) Automotive
9 10 (1.34%) Publishing
10 8 (1.07%) Back Office
11 4 (0.54%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 733 (98.39%) HTML
2 730 (97.99%) CSS
3 499 (66.98%) jQuery
4 479 (64.30%) HTML5
5 414 (55.57%) CSS3
6 181 (24.30%) .NET
7 175 (23.49%) AngularJS
8 134 (17.99%) Sass
9 130 (17.45%) Backbone.js
10 122 (16.38%) XML
11 112 (15.03%) LESS
12 109 (14.63%) Ajax
13 102 (13.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 96 (12.89%) ASP.NET
15 75 (10.07%) XHTML
16 70 (9.40%) JSON
17 59 (7.92%) Web Services
18 50 (6.71%) KnockoutJS
19 33 (4.43%) LAMP
20 32 (4.30%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 209 (28.05%) User Experience
2 60 (8.05%) Mobile App
3 40 (5.37%) W3C
4 38 (5.10%) Graphic Design
5 34 (4.56%) Computer Science
5 34 (4.56%) Social Media
6 25 (3.36%) Open Source
7 14 (1.88%) Management Information System
8 13 (1.74%) Online Games
8 13 (1.74%) Semantic Web
9 11 (1.48%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (1.48%) Animation
10 10 (1.34%) Social Network
10 10 (1.34%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.34%) iPhone
10 10 (1.34%) Online Banking
11 9 (1.21%) E-Learning
11 9 (1.21%) Video Editing
12 8 (1.07%) Mobile Banking
13 5 (0.67%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 76 (10.20%) Linux
2 40 (5.37%) Android
3 38 (5.10%) Windows
4 34 (4.56%) Apple iOS
5 31 (4.16%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.67%) Debian
7 4 (0.54%) CentOS
8 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.27%) UNIX
10 1 (0.13%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (22.42%) Web Development
2 163 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
3 156 (20.94%) MVC
4 151 (20.27%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (12.35%) Web Design
6 88 (11.81%) OO
7 84 (11.28%) SEO
8 80 (10.74%) E-Commerce
9 57 (7.65%) OOP
10 52 (6.98%) TDD
11 49 (6.58%) Content Management
11 49 (6.58%) Scrum
12 46 (6.17%) Digital Marketing
13 41 (5.50%) Web Accessibility
14 26 (3.49%) OO PHP
15 24 (3.22%) Web Application Development
16 23 (3.09%) Mentoring
17 21 (2.82%) Unit Testing
17 21 (2.82%) Continuous Integration
18 20 (2.68%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 716 (96.11%) JavaScript
2 167 (22.42%) PHP
3 123 (16.51%) C#
4 80 (10.74%) Java
5 63 (8.46%) SQL
6 24 (3.22%) PHP5
7 22 (2.95%) Python
8 21 (2.82%) C++
9 16 (2.15%) Ruby
10 10 (1.34%) Perl
11 9 (1.21%) ActionScript
12 8 (1.07%) C
12 8 (1.07%) Objective-C
13 7 (0.94%) Groovy
13 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (0.94%) ActionScript 2.0
13 7 (0.94%) VB.NET
14 5 (0.67%) VB
14 5 (0.67%) CoffeeScript
15 4 (0.54%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 63 (8.46%) Degree
2 2 (0.27%) MCSD
2 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.15%) QA
2 6 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.67%) WAI
4 3 (0.40%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Puppet
1 3 (0.40%) Vagrant
2 2 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.27%) YUM
3 1 (0.13%) Nagios
3 1 (0.13%) Plesk
Vendors
1 71 (9.53%) Adobe
2 39 (5.23%) Twitter
3 37 (4.97%) Google
4 36 (4.83%) Facebook
5 32 (4.30%) Microsoft
6 27 (3.62%) Zend
7 14 (1.88%) Oracle
8 7 (0.94%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.81%) Open Text
9 6 (0.81%) Eloqua
10 4 (0.54%) Appcelerator
11 2 (0.27%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.27%) IBM
11 2 (0.27%) VMware
11 2 (0.27%) Endeca
11 2 (0.27%) hybris
12 1 (0.13%) Sencha
12 1 (0.13%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.13%) Ektron
12 1 (0.13%) Elastic Path
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Great Package + Bonus + Pension +Car
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + free parking
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum
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Salary: From £16,000 to £20,000 per annum
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Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Salary: £34000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Great Yarmouth, Norfolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £42- 52k + Benefits + Training
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + flexi-time, pension etc
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