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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 589 543 544
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 337 343 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.33% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.35% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 316 315 342
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.22%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -37 316 £35,000 - 64
London -82 98 £41,000 -3.52% 18
South East -11 84 £30,000 -9.09% 13
North West +5 35 £35,000 +32.07% 10
Hampshire -1 32 £30,000 -14.28% 4
South West +10 26 £34,000 +24.77% 6
Manchester -1 19 £28,500 +7.54% 8
East Midlands -8 19 £31,000 +19.23% 1
West Midlands -18 18 £35,000 +34.61% 3
East of England -27 18 £35,000 +6.06% 2
Fareham - 18 £30,000 - 1
Wiltshire +6 13 £34,000 +19.29% 2
City of London -2 13 £47,500 +5.55% 6
Cheshire -4 13 £35,000 +12.00% 2
Scotland -14 13 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Swindon +8 12 £34,000 +19.29% 1
Yorkshire -27 12 £20,500 -31.66% 9
East Sussex - 12 £30,000 - 2
Brighton - 12 £30,000 - 2
Dorset +4 11 £37,250 +43.26%
Bournemouth 0 11 £37,500 +44.23%
Surrey -14 11 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Kent +1 10 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Cambridgeshire -3 10 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Derbyshire -6 9 £31,000 -27.05%
Edinburgh -10 9 £35,000 +16.66% 1
Leeds -22 9 £19,000 -36.66% 1
West Yorkshire -31 9 £19,000 -36.66% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 8 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Cambridge -1 8 £35,000 +16.66% 2

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 685 (98.28%) CSS
2 683 (97.99%) HTML
3 663 (95.12%) JavaScript
4 468 (67.14%) jQuery
5 459 (65.85%) HTML5
6 387 (55.52%) CSS3
7 195 (27.98%) Web Development
8 189 (27.12%) User Experience
9 175 (25.11%) .NET
10 159 (22.81%) PHP
11 154 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
12 137 (19.66%) MVC
13 134 (19.23%) Photoshop
14 132 (18.94%) Ajax
15 128 (18.36%) C#
16 127 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
17 123 (17.65%) AngularJS
18 121 (17.36%) XML
19 107 (15.35%) Backbone.js
20 106 (15.21%) CMS
21 105 (15.06%) ASP.NET
22 104 (14.92%) Marketing
23 102 (14.63%) MySQL
24 98 (14.06%) Sass
25 93 (13.34%) XHTML
26 91 (13.06%) Web Design
27 88 (12.63%) E-Commerce
27 88 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
28 87 (12.48%) SEO
28 87 (12.48%) WordPress

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 106 (15.21%) CMS
2 87 (12.48%) WordPress
3 43 (6.17%) Node.js
4 34 (4.88%) Drupal
5 25 (3.59%) Umbraco
6 22 (3.16%) Apache
7 15 (2.15%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.15%) MS Project Server
8 8 (1.15%) Joomla!
9 7 (1.00%) Content Management Server
10 6 (0.86%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.57%) Magnolia
11 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.43%) nginx
12 3 (0.43%) IIS
13 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
13 2 (0.29%) TeamSite
Applications
1 134 (19.23%) Photoshop
2 61 (8.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 28 (4.02%) MS Excel
4 23 (3.30%) Fireworks
5 12 (1.72%) MS Office
6 10 (1.43%) MS Visio
7 8 (1.15%) MS Project
8 6 (0.86%) InDesign
9 5 (0.72%) ImageReady
9 5 (0.72%) Acrobat
10 2 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 30 (4.30%) Magento
2 5 (0.72%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.72%) Oracle CRM
2 5 (0.72%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.00%) SaaS
2 6 (0.86%) MailChimp
2 6 (0.86%) GitHub
3 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.44%) Internet
2 11 (1.58%) SSL
3 10 (1.43%) HTTP
4 9 (1.29%) Extranet
5 6 (0.86%) Intranet
6 4 (0.57%) SSH
6 4 (0.57%) DNS
7 3 (0.43%) AMQP
7 3 (0.43%) Broadband
8 2 (0.29%) Wireless
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (14.63%) MySQL
2 29 (4.16%) SQL Server
3 24 (3.44%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.72%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.86%) Big Data
5 6 (0.86%) NoSQL
6 5 (0.72%) MongoDB
7 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.29%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.29%) Triplestore
10 1 (0.14%) SQLite
10 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 79 (11.33%) Git (software)
2 55 (7.89%) Subversion
3 34 (4.88%) Dreamweaver
4 32 (4.59%) Visual Studio
5 22 (3.16%) Grunt
6 16 (2.30%) Jasmine
7 15 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (1.72%) Mercurial
9 10 (1.43%) Axure RP
10 9 (1.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (1.29%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.86%) NUnit
11 6 (0.86%) Karma Test Runner
12 5 (0.72%) JSUnit
13 4 (0.57%) Maven
13 4 (0.57%) Selenium
13 4 (0.57%) JIRA
13 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.57%) Cucumber
14 3 (0.43%) QUnit
General
1 104 (14.92%) Marketing
2 66 (9.47%) Finance
3 26 (3.73%) Games
4 25 (3.59%) Advertising
5 23 (3.30%) Retail
6 21 (3.01%) Banking
7 16 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.00%) Publishing
8 7 (1.00%) Automotive
9 2 (0.29%) Multimedia
9 2 (0.29%) Back Office
9 2 (0.29%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 685 (98.28%) CSS
2 683 (97.99%) HTML
3 468 (67.14%) jQuery
4 459 (65.85%) HTML5
5 387 (55.52%) CSS3
6 175 (25.11%) .NET
7 132 (18.94%) Ajax
8 123 (17.65%) AngularJS
9 121 (17.36%) XML
10 107 (15.35%) Backbone.js
11 105 (15.06%) ASP.NET
12 98 (14.06%) Sass
13 93 (13.34%) XHTML
14 88 (12.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 74 (10.62%) LESS
16 62 (8.90%) Web Services
17 55 (7.89%) JSON
18 51 (7.32%) KnockoutJS
19 40 (5.74%) DOM
20 39 (5.60%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 189 (27.12%) User Experience
2 45 (6.46%) Mobile App
3 33 (4.73%) W3C
4 30 (4.30%) Graphic Design
5 25 (3.59%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.73%) Open Source
7 17 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.15%) Management Information System
9 13 (1.87%) Social Media
9 13 (1.87%) Social Network
10 12 (1.72%) Online Games
11 11 (1.58%) iPhone
11 11 (1.58%) Online Banking
12 10 (1.43%) Animation
12 10 (1.43%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (1.00%) E-Learning
15 6 (0.86%) iPad
16 5 (0.72%) Kindle
16 5 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 58 (8.32%) Linux
2 35 (5.02%) Apple iOS
3 34 (4.88%) Windows
4 28 (4.02%) Android
5 24 (3.44%) Ubuntu
6 5 (0.72%) Debian
7 3 (0.43%) UNIX
7 3 (0.43%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (27.98%) Web Development
2 154 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 137 (19.66%) MVC
4 127 (18.22%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (13.06%) Web Design
6 88 (12.63%) E-Commerce
7 87 (12.48%) SEO
8 75 (10.76%) OO
9 47 (6.74%) Scrum
10 46 (6.60%) Content Management
10 46 (6.60%) Web Application Development
11 44 (6.31%) OOP
12 42 (6.03%) TDD
13 32 (4.59%) Digital Marketing
13 32 (4.59%) Web Accessibility
14 26 (3.73%) Unit Testing
15 24 (3.44%) Project Management
16 20 (2.87%) Software Engineering
17 18 (2.58%) OO PHP
17 18 (2.58%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 663 (95.12%) JavaScript
2 159 (22.81%) PHP
3 128 (18.36%) C#
4 79 (11.33%) SQL
5 69 (9.90%) Java
6 20 (2.87%) PHP5
7 19 (2.73%) T-SQL
8 17 (2.44%) Ruby
8 17 (2.44%) Python
9 11 (1.58%) ActionScript
10 10 (1.43%) Perl
11 8 (1.15%) C++
12 7 (1.00%) VB.NET
13 6 (0.86%) C
13 6 (0.86%) ActionScript 3.0
13 6 (0.86%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.43%) Delphi
14 3 (0.43%) VBA
14 3 (0.43%) VB
14 3 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 63 (9.04%) Degree
2 1 (0.14%) MCSD
2 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.72%) WAI
2 7 (1.00%) QA
3 5 (0.72%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.57%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.57%) Plesk
2 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.29%) YUM
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (8.75%) Adobe
2 40 (5.74%) Twitter
3 38 (5.45%) Google
4 37 (5.31%) Microsoft
5 21 (3.01%) Facebook
6 18 (2.58%) Zend
7 12 (1.72%) Oracle
8 7 (1.00%) Open Text
9 6 (0.86%) Eloqua
9 6 (0.86%) EPiServer
10 5 (0.72%) SAP
10 5 (0.72%) Apple
10 5 (0.72%) JD Edwards
11 3 (0.43%) Sitecore
11 3 (0.43%) ATG
12 2 (0.29%) Endeca
12 2 (0.29%) VMware
12 2 (0.29%) TIBCO
12 2 (0.29%) IBM
12 2 (0.29%) Ektron
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