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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 574 534 561
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 347 360 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.34% 0.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 0.36% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 320 323 340
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £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
107743 99984 109245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.52% 94.34% 95.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87440 83008 92915
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 £26,750 £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 2 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 2 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
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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 -23 323 £35,000 -2.09% 66
London -79 92 £45,000 +5.88% 16
South East -3 81 £30,000 -9.09% 10
North West +2 35 £35,000 +32.07% 11
South West +15 32 £34,000 +13.33% 8
Hampshire -1 25 £30,000 -7.69% 3
West Midlands -3 24 £35,000 +34.61% 4
East Midlands -1 19 £31,000 +19.23% 3
East of England -28 19 £30,000 -9.09% 3
Yorkshire -30 18 £25,500 -15.00% 8
East Sussex - 18 £30,000 - 1
Brighton - 18 £30,000 - 1
Manchester -2 16 £25,000 -5.66% 7
Scotland -6 16 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Wiltshire +11 15 £34,000 +19.29% 3
Fareham - 15 £30,000 - 1
Swindon +15 14 £34,000 +19.29% 2
Cheshire 0 14 £35,000 +12.00% 3
City of London -1 13 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Cambridgeshire +4 12 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Leeds -20 12 £19,000 -36.66%
West Yorkshire -24 12 £19,000 -36.66%
Edinburgh -7 11 £35,000 +11.11% 2
Dorset - 11 £37,000 - 1
Nottingham +7 10 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Nottinghamshire +2 10 £25,000 -3.84% 1
Surrey -22 10 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Bournemouth - 10 £37,000 -
Berkshire -6 8 £27,250 -9.16% 2
Cambridge -11 8 £35,000 +16.66% 1

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 706 (98.33%) CSS
2 704 (98.05%) HTML
3 688 (95.82%) JavaScript
4 484 (67.41%) jQuery
5 474 (66.02%) HTML5
6 405 (56.41%) CSS3
7 205 (28.55%) User Experience
8 197 (27.44%) Web Development
9 174 (24.23%) .NET
10 156 (21.73%) Responsive Web Design
11 155 (21.59%) PHP
12 144 (20.06%) MVC
13 143 (19.92%) Photoshop
13 143 (19.92%) AngularJS
14 135 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
15 133 (18.52%) Ajax
16 128 (17.83%) C#
17 120 (16.71%) XML
18 116 (16.16%) Backbone.js
19 112 (15.60%) CMS
20 109 (15.18%) Marketing
20 109 (15.18%) Sass
21 107 (14.90%) ASP.NET
22 104 (14.48%) MySQL
23 96 (13.37%) Web Design
23 96 (13.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 96 (13.37%) Git (software)
24 90 (12.53%) SEO
25 89 (12.40%) WordPress
26 86 (11.98%) XHTML

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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
1 112 (15.60%) CMS
2 89 (12.40%) WordPress
3 48 (6.69%) Node.js
4 38 (5.29%) Drupal
5 26 (3.62%) Umbraco
6 23 (3.20%) Apache
7 11 (1.53%) SharePoint
8 10 (1.39%) Joomla!
9 7 (0.97%) Content Management Server
10 6 (0.84%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.56%) MS Project Server
11 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (0.56%) Elasticsearch
11 4 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
12 3 (0.42%) Magnolia
12 3 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.42%) nginx
12 3 (0.42%) IIS
13 2 (0.28%) WebLogic
13 2 (0.28%) TeamSite
Applications
1 143 (19.92%) Photoshop
2 67 (9.33%) Adobe Illustrator
3 24 (3.34%) Fireworks
4 21 (2.92%) MS Excel
4 21 (2.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.11%) MS Office
6 6 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.56%) ImageReady
7 4 (0.56%) Acrobat
7 4 (0.56%) MS Project
7 4 (0.56%) InDesign
8 2 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 29 (4.04%) Magento
2 5 (0.70%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.70%) WebTrends
3 3 (0.42%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.97%) SaaS
1 7 (0.97%) MailChimp
2 6 (0.84%) GitHub
3 3 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (2.92%) Internet
2 11 (1.53%) HTTP
2 11 (1.53%) SSL
3 9 (1.25%) Extranet
4 7 (0.97%) Intranet
5 5 (0.70%) Broadband
6 4 (0.56%) DNS
6 4 (0.56%) SSH
7 3 (0.42%) AMQP
8 2 (0.28%) Wireless
9 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 104 (14.48%) MySQL
2 30 (4.18%) SQL Server
3 22 (3.06%) Relational Database
4 12 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (0.84%) RDBMS
5 6 (0.84%) NoSQL
5 6 (0.84%) Big Data
6 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.56%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.42%) Triplestore
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.28%) DB2
9 1 (0.14%) SQLite
9 1 (0.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 96 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 70 (9.75%) Subversion
3 32 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 29 (4.04%) Dreamweaver
5 21 (2.92%) Grunt
6 16 (2.23%) Jasmine
7 15 (2.09%) Axure RP
8 14 (1.95%) Team Foundation Server
9 12 (1.67%) Mercurial
9 12 (1.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 11 (1.53%) Jenkins
11 6 (0.84%) NUnit
11 6 (0.84%) Ant
12 5 (0.70%) JUnit
12 5 (0.70%) Maven
12 5 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
13 4 (0.56%) Cucumber
13 4 (0.56%) JIRA
13 4 (0.56%) Selenium
13 4 (0.56%) Eclipse
General
1 109 (15.18%) Marketing
2 68 (9.47%) Finance
3 26 (3.62%) Games
4 23 (3.20%) Advertising
5 22 (3.06%) Banking
5 22 (3.06%) Retail
6 18 (2.51%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.11%) Automotive
8 7 (0.97%) Publishing
9 4 (0.56%) Back Office
10 3 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.14%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 706 (98.33%) CSS
2 704 (98.05%) HTML
3 484 (67.41%) jQuery
4 474 (66.02%) HTML5
5 405 (56.41%) CSS3
6 174 (24.23%) .NET
7 143 (19.92%) AngularJS
8 133 (18.52%) Ajax
9 120 (16.71%) XML
10 116 (16.16%) Backbone.js
11 109 (15.18%) Sass
12 107 (14.90%) ASP.NET
13 96 (13.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 86 (11.98%) XHTML
15 85 (11.84%) LESS
16 61 (8.50%) Web Services
17 57 (7.94%) JSON
18 53 (7.38%) KnockoutJS
19 38 (5.29%) DOM
20 37 (5.15%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 205 (28.55%) User Experience
2 54 (7.52%) Mobile App
3 35 (4.87%) W3C
4 32 (4.46%) Graphic Design
5 26 (3.62%) Computer Science
6 22 (3.06%) Open Source
7 16 (2.23%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (2.09%) Social Media
9 13 (1.81%) Social Network
9 13 (1.81%) Management Information System
10 12 (1.67%) Online Games
11 11 (1.53%) iPhone
11 11 (1.53%) Online Banking
11 11 (1.53%) Animation
12 10 (1.39%) Mobile Banking
13 8 (1.11%) Inversion of Control
13 8 (1.11%) E-Learning
14 6 (0.84%) iPad
15 5 (0.70%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.70%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.91%) Linux
2 33 (4.60%) Windows
2 33 (4.60%) Apple iOS
3 29 (4.04%) Android
4 26 (3.62%) Ubuntu
5 5 (0.70%) Debian
6 3 (0.42%) UNIX
6 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.14%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 197 (27.44%) Web Development
2 156 (21.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 144 (20.06%) MVC
4 135 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
5 96 (13.37%) Web Design
6 90 (12.53%) SEO
7 82 (11.42%) E-Commerce
8 78 (10.86%) OO
9 52 (7.24%) Scrum
10 51 (7.10%) OOP
11 49 (6.82%) Content Management
12 45 (6.27%) TDD
13 41 (5.71%) Web Application Development
14 38 (5.29%) Digital Marketing
15 33 (4.60%) Web Accessibility
16 27 (3.76%) Unit Testing
17 22 (3.06%) Project Management
18 20 (2.79%) Software Engineering
18 20 (2.79%) OO PHP
18 20 (2.79%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 688 (95.82%) JavaScript
2 155 (21.59%) PHP
3 128 (17.83%) C#
4 72 (10.03%) Java
5 71 (9.89%) SQL
6 22 (3.06%) PHP5
7 18 (2.51%) Python
8 17 (2.37%) Ruby
9 12 (1.67%) T-SQL
9 12 (1.67%) C++
10 11 (1.53%) ActionScript
11 10 (1.39%) Perl
12 8 (1.11%) VB.NET
13 7 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
13 7 (0.97%) ActionScript 2.0
14 6 (0.84%) C
15 3 (0.42%) Delphi
15 3 (0.42%) VB
15 3 (0.42%) VBA
15 3 (0.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 61 (8.50%) Degree
2 2 (0.28%) MCSD
2 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.14%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.39%) WAI
2 8 (1.11%) QA
3 5 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 4 (0.56%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (0.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.56%) Plesk
2 2 (0.28%) YUM
2 2 (0.28%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.14%) Nagios
Vendors
1 61 (8.50%) Adobe
2 40 (5.57%) Twitter
3 35 (4.87%) Microsoft
4 34 (4.74%) Google
5 23 (3.20%) Facebook
6 20 (2.79%) Zend
7 12 (1.67%) Oracle
8 8 (1.11%) Open Text
9 7 (0.97%) EPiServer
10 6 (0.84%) Eloqua
11 5 (0.70%) Apple
12 3 (0.42%) JD Edwards
12 3 (0.42%) SAP
12 3 (0.42%) Sitecore
12 3 (0.42%) ATG
13 2 (0.28%) Ektron
13 2 (0.28%) JBoss
13 2 (0.28%) IBM
13 2 (0.28%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.28%) VMware
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Salary: £25000 to £45000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 to £35000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 to £35000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Plus benefits
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