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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 585 555 527
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -28
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 341 326 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.30% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 326 304 360
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,350 £26,500
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
108942 102831 113237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.39% 94.24% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 88146 85231 96833
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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
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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 +5 322 £35,000 - 54
London -63 98 £41,000 +2.50% 17
South East +13 91 £31,500 -10.00% 8
North West +19 38 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Hampshire +14 37 £30,000 -14.28% 3
South West +13 29 £34,500 +26.60% 6
Fareham - 25 £30,000 - 2
East of England -4 22 £35,000 +18.64% 5
Manchester +11 21 £29,250 +10.37% 6
East Midlands -8 20 £31,000 +15.88% 1
Dorset +14 19 £37,250 +43.26%
Bournemouth +11 19 £37,500 +44.23%
Cheshire +2 17 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Scotland -7 14 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Oxfordshire +15 11 £31,500 +0.80% 1
Kent -3 11 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Surrey -3 11 £37,500 -6.25%
Derbyshire +3 10 £31,000 -27.05% 1
City of London -19 10 £40,000 -5.88% 7
West Midlands -4 9 £35,000 +40.00% 3
East Sussex - 9 £30,000 - 1
Brighton - 9 £30,000 -
Chesterfield - 9 £31,000 -
Macclesfield +19 8 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Berkshire -11 8 £28,750 -4.16% 1
Nottinghamshire +4 7 £25,000 +4.16%
Wiltshire -4 7 £34,000 +19.29% 3
Cambridgeshire -5 7 £35,000 +16.66% 3
Nottingham -7 7 £25,000 +4.16%
Edinburgh -11 7 £30,000 - 2

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 717 (98.08%) CSS
2 716 (97.95%) HTML
3 689 (94.25%) JavaScript
4 499 (68.26%) jQuery
5 470 (64.30%) HTML5
6 397 (54.31%) CSS3
7 195 (26.68%) Web Development
8 191 (26.13%) PHP
9 187 (25.58%) .NET
10 148 (20.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 141 (19.29%) Ajax
12 127 (17.37%) C#
12 127 (17.37%) MVC
13 119 (16.28%) XML
14 118 (16.14%) Photoshop
15 116 (15.87%) AngularJS
16 110 (15.05%) MySQL
17 109 (14.91%) ASP.NET
18 102 (13.95%) CMS
18 102 (13.95%) Backbone.js
19 101 (13.82%) Marketing
20 97 (13.27%) XHTML
21 96 (13.13%) E-Commerce
21 96 (13.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 91 (12.45%) SQL
23 85 (11.63%) Sass
24 84 (11.49%) WordPress
25 82 (11.22%) Web Design
26 79 (10.81%) SEO
27 74 (10.12%) OO

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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
1 102 (13.95%) CMS
2 84 (11.49%) WordPress
3 40 (5.47%) Node.js
4 30 (4.10%) Drupal
5 27 (3.69%) Umbraco
6 21 (2.87%) Apache
7 20 (2.74%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.37%) MS Project Server
9 8 (1.09%) Joomla!
9 8 (1.09%) Content Management Server
10 6 (0.82%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
11 4 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.55%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.41%) IIS
12 3 (0.41%) DNN
12 3 (0.41%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.41%) nginx
13 2 (0.27%) TeamSite
Applications
1 118 (16.14%) Photoshop
2 54 (7.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 32 (4.38%) MS Excel
4 23 (3.15%) Fireworks
5 14 (1.92%) MS Office
5 14 (1.92%) InDesign
6 13 (1.78%) ImageReady
6 13 (1.78%) Acrobat
7 12 (1.64%) MS Visio
8 10 (1.37%) MS Project
9 2 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 33 (4.51%) Magento
2 8 (1.09%) Oracle CRM
3 5 (0.68%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.55%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 11 (1.50%) SaaS
2 8 (1.09%) GitHub
3 3 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.27%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 20 (2.74%) Internet
2 12 (1.64%) SSL
3 9 (1.23%) HTTP
3 9 (1.23%) Extranet
4 8 (1.09%) Intranet
5 4 (0.55%) DNS
5 4 (0.55%) SSH
6 3 (0.41%) AMQP
7 2 (0.27%) Wireless
8 1 (0.14%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (15.05%) MySQL
2 36 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 26 (3.56%) Relational Database
4 11 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (1.09%) Big Data
6 6 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 6 (0.82%) NoSQL
7 4 (0.55%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.55%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.14%) SQLite
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 70 (9.58%) Git (software)
2 46 (6.29%) Dreamweaver
3 43 (5.88%) Subversion
4 32 (4.38%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.01%) Grunt
6 16 (2.19%) Jasmine
6 16 (2.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 10 (1.37%) Mercurial
8 7 (0.96%) NUnit
8 7 (0.96%) Karma Test Runner
9 6 (0.82%) Jenkins
9 6 (0.82%) JSUnit
10 5 (0.68%) Selenium
10 5 (0.68%) Maven
11 4 (0.55%) Eclipse
11 4 (0.55%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.55%) Cucumber
12 3 (0.41%) QUnit
12 3 (0.41%) Sinon.JS
12 3 (0.41%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 101 (13.82%) Marketing
2 67 (9.17%) Finance
3 29 (3.97%) Advertising
4 25 (3.42%) Retail
5 22 (3.01%) Games
6 19 (2.60%) Banking
7 12 (1.64%) Telecoms
8 10 (1.37%) Publishing
9 9 (1.23%) Automotive
10 2 (0.27%) Legal
10 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.27%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Billing
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 717 (98.08%) CSS
2 716 (97.95%) HTML
3 499 (68.26%) jQuery
4 470 (64.30%) HTML5
5 397 (54.31%) CSS3
6 187 (25.58%) .NET
7 141 (19.29%) Ajax
8 119 (16.28%) XML
9 116 (15.87%) AngularJS
10 109 (14.91%) ASP.NET
11 102 (13.95%) Backbone.js
12 97 (13.27%) XHTML
13 96 (13.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 85 (11.63%) Sass
15 61 (8.34%) Web Services
16 60 (8.21%) LESS
16 60 (8.21%) KnockoutJS
17 50 (6.84%) JSON
18 40 (5.47%) DOM
18 40 (5.47%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (6.16%) Mobile App
2 30 (4.10%) W3C
3 24 (3.28%) Graphic Design
4 22 (3.01%) Computer Science
5 20 (2.74%) Open Source
6 17 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 12 (1.64%) Social Network
7 12 (1.64%) iPhone
8 11 (1.50%) Social Media
8 11 (1.50%) Online Banking
9 10 (1.37%) Online Games
9 10 (1.37%) Mobile Banking
10 8 (1.09%) Inversion of Control
11 7 (0.96%) iPad
11 7 (0.96%) Blog
12 5 (0.68%) Animation
12 5 (0.68%) Kindle
12 5 (0.68%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
14 3 (0.41%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 47 (6.43%) Linux
2 34 (4.65%) Apple iOS
3 27 (3.69%) Android
3 27 (3.69%) Windows
4 20 (2.74%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.68%) Debian
6 4 (0.55%) UNIX
7 3 (0.41%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (26.68%) Web Development
2 148 (20.25%) Responsive Web Design
3 127 (17.37%) MVC
4 96 (13.13%) E-Commerce
5 82 (11.22%) Web Design
6 79 (10.81%) SEO
7 74 (10.12%) OO
8 57 (7.80%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (7.11%) Web Application Development
10 50 (6.84%) TDD
11 49 (6.70%) Content Management
12 39 (5.34%) Scrum
13 32 (4.38%) OOP
14 26 (3.56%) Project Management
15 24 (3.28%) Web Accessibility
15 24 (3.28%) Digital Marketing
16 22 (3.01%) Software Engineering
17 20 (2.74%) Unit Testing
17 20 (2.74%) BDD
18 15 (2.05%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 689 (94.25%) JavaScript
2 191 (26.13%) PHP
3 127 (17.37%) C#
4 91 (12.45%) SQL
5 66 (9.03%) Java
6 24 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 21 (2.87%) Python
8 20 (2.74%) Ruby
9 16 (2.19%) PHP5
10 9 (1.23%) Perl
11 8 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 8 (1.09%) ActionScript
12 6 (0.82%) C++
13 5 (0.68%) C
14 3 (0.41%) Delphi
14 3 (0.41%) VB
14 3 (0.41%) VBA
14 3 (0.41%) Groovy
14 3 (0.41%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.27%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 57 (7.80%) Degree
2 1 (0.14%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (1.50%) WAI
2 5 (0.68%) ISO 9001
3 3 (0.41%) WCAG
3 3 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.55%) Plesk
2 1 (0.14%) Puppet
2 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 65 (8.89%) Adobe
2 40 (5.47%) Microsoft
3 39 (5.34%) Twitter
4 37 (5.06%) Google
5 15 (2.05%) Oracle
6 14 (1.92%) Facebook
7 11 (1.50%) Zend
8 8 (1.09%) Open Text
8 8 (1.09%) SAP
8 8 (1.09%) JD Edwards
9 6 (0.82%) Apple
9 6 (0.82%) EPiServer
9 6 (0.82%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.41%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.27%) Ektron
11 2 (0.27%) VMware
11 2 (0.27%) Sun
11 2 (0.27%) ATG
12 1 (0.14%) New Relic
12 1 (0.14%) IBM
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Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £30000 to £45000 per annum - Pension, Childcare vouchers, Shares
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Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £28,000 per annum Company Bonus Scheme + Staff Discount
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Head Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £18000.00 - £22000.00 per annum + + Accreditations + MacBook Pro
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35k per year
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Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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The People Network
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking
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Salary: £40000
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South West London
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Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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