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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 607 552 495
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -57
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 293 420 473
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.37% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 259 352 432
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 24 April 2015 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 24 April 2015. 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 -102 261 £32,500 -7.14% 48
London -59 79 £40,000 -5.88% 20
South East +3 73 £37,500 +15.38% 7
East of England +16 23 £27,500 -19.11% 4
Berkshire +3 22 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Hampshire -2 22 £37,500 +36.36%
North West -11 21 £28,500 - 5
City of London +22 20 £43,750 +2.94% 3
Yorkshire +3 19 £29,650 -1.16% 3
South West -40 19 £30,000 -14.28% 3
Scotland +29 15 £40,000 +21.21%
Manchester -5 15 £28,500 -7.31% 4
East Midlands +19 12 £22,500 -25.00% 3
West Midlands -29 12 £26,750 -20.14% 3
Sheffield +5 10 £29,650 -1.16% 3
South Yorkshire +3 10 £29,650 -1.16% 3
Suffolk +14 9 £25,000 -26.47%
West Yorkshire +12 9 £47,500 +58.33%
Leeds +6 9 £47,500 +58.33%
Nottingham +5 9 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Nottinghamshire +3 9 £22,500 -25.00% 2
Basingstoke - 9 £42,500 -
Ipswich +8 8 £25,000 -26.47%
Wales +4 8 £25,000 -
Bristol +3 8 £28,500 -40.00%
Maidenhead +1 8 £37,500 -6.25%
South Wales 0 8 £25,000 -
Edinburgh +21 7 £33,000 -1.49%
Glasgow +15 7 £40,000 +21.21%
Reading -10 7 £42,500 +6.25%

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

1 594 (98.51%) HTML
2 589 (97.68%) CSS
3 566 (93.86%) JavaScript
4 397 (65.84%) jQuery
5 392 (65.01%) HTML5
6 305 (50.58%) CSS3
7 195 (32.34%) PHP
8 170 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
9 166 (27.53%) AngularJS
10 160 (26.53%) User Experience
11 159 (26.37%) Web Development
12 140 (23.22%) Git (software)
13 136 (22.55%) Responsive Web Design
14 133 (22.06%) Sass
15 130 (21.56%) Photoshop
16 123 (20.40%) MVC
17 113 (18.74%) CMS
18 108 (17.91%) .NET
19 102 (16.92%) MySQL
20 100 (16.58%) Marketing
21 98 (16.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 97 (16.09%) Subversion
23 92 (15.26%) LESS
24 87 (14.43%) Ajax
25 86 (14.26%) Backbone.js
26 84 (13.93%) Web Design
27 81 (13.43%) OO
28 71 (11.77%) Finance
29 70 (11.61%) Adobe
30 69 (11.44%) E-Commerce

Front-End Web Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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
1 113 (18.74%) CMS
2 61 (10.12%) WordPress
3 47 (7.79%) Node.js
4 28 (4.64%) Drupal
5 13 (2.16%) Umbraco
6 10 (1.66%) Joomla!
6 10 (1.66%) Apache
6 10 (1.66%) Sitefinity
6 10 (1.66%) concrete5
7 8 (1.33%) Apache Solr
8 7 (1.16%) ExpressionEngine
9 6 (1.00%) nginx
10 4 (0.66%) WebLogic
10 4 (0.66%) JBoss
11 3 (0.50%) SharePoint
12 2 (0.33%) CoreMedia CMS
12 2 (0.33%) Tomcat
12 2 (0.33%) Moodle
13 1 (0.17%) Confluence
13 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 130 (21.56%) Photoshop
2 45 (7.46%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (2.82%) Fireworks
4 12 (1.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.66%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.17%) MS Office
6 1 (0.17%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 30 (4.98%) Magento
2 3 (0.50%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (2.82%) Google Analytics
2 11 (1.82%) GitHub
3 8 (1.33%) SaaS
4 7 (1.16%) Adobe Analytics
4 7 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.17%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 25 (4.15%) Internet
2 19 (3.15%) HTTP
3 2 (0.33%) Broadband
3 2 (0.33%) Intranet
3 2 (0.33%) NFC
4 1 (0.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (16.92%) MySQL
2 14 (2.32%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.49%) NoSQL
4 7 (1.16%) MongoDB
5 5 (0.83%) RDBMS
5 5 (0.83%) Relational Database
5 5 (0.83%) Redis
5 5 (0.83%) Riak
6 4 (0.66%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.66%) DB2
7 3 (0.50%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.50%) Big Data
7 3 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.33%) HBase
8 2 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.17%) QlikView
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 140 (23.22%) Git (software)
2 97 (16.09%) Subversion
3 42 (6.97%) Grunt
4 16 (2.65%) Mercurial
5 15 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 15 (2.49%) Jenkins
6 13 (2.16%) Jasmine
7 12 (1.99%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 12 (1.99%) Bower
8 10 (1.66%) Selenium
8 10 (1.66%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 10 (1.66%) Ant
9 9 (1.49%) Maven
10 8 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 8 (1.33%) Mocha
11 7 (1.16%) Bitbucket
11 7 (1.16%) Dreamweaver
12 6 (1.00%) JMeter
13 5 (0.83%) JIRA
13 5 (0.83%) Axure RP
General
1 100 (16.58%) Marketing
2 71 (11.77%) Finance
3 22 (3.65%) Retail
4 21 (3.48%) Games
4 21 (3.48%) Banking
5 17 (2.82%) Telecoms
6 11 (1.82%) Advertising
7 9 (1.49%) Publishing
8 7 (1.16%) Automotive
8 7 (1.16%) French Language
8 7 (1.16%) German Language
9 5 (0.83%) Local Government
10 3 (0.50%) Law
10 3 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.50%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 594 (98.51%) HTML
2 589 (97.68%) CSS
3 397 (65.84%) jQuery
4 392 (65.01%) HTML5
5 305 (50.58%) CSS3
6 166 (27.53%) AngularJS
7 133 (22.06%) Sass
8 108 (17.91%) .NET
9 98 (16.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 92 (15.26%) LESS
11 87 (14.43%) Ajax
12 86 (14.26%) Backbone.js
13 63 (10.45%) XML
14 58 (9.62%) XHTML
15 56 (9.29%) ASP.NET
16 55 (9.12%) KnockoutJS
17 52 (8.62%) JSON
18 38 (6.30%) Web Services
19 33 (5.47%) RESTful
20 32 (5.31%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 160 (26.53%) User Experience
2 59 (9.78%) Mobile App
3 37 (6.14%) Computer Science
4 29 (4.81%) W3C
5 28 (4.64%) Social Media
6 22 (3.65%) Open Source
7 16 (2.65%) Digital Media
7 16 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.16%) Graphic Design
9 12 (1.99%) Hedge funds
10 10 (1.66%) Visualisation
10 10 (1.66%) Semantic Web
11 9 (1.49%) iPhone
12 7 (1.16%) NHS
13 5 (0.83%) Wiki
13 5 (0.83%) Management Information System
13 5 (0.83%) Online Games
14 4 (0.66%) Social Network
14 4 (0.66%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.50%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 42 (6.97%) Android
2 41 (6.80%) Linux
3 32 (5.31%) Apple iOS
4 10 (1.66%) Ubuntu
5 7 (1.16%) Windows
6 5 (0.83%) CentOS
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.17%) UNIX
7 1 (0.17%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (28.19%) Agile Software Development
2 159 (26.37%) Web Development
3 136 (22.55%) Responsive Web Design
4 123 (20.40%) MVC
5 84 (13.93%) Web Design
6 81 (13.43%) OO
7 69 (11.44%) E-Commerce
8 55 (9.12%) SEO
9 49 (8.13%) TDD
10 44 (7.30%) Scrum
11 34 (5.64%) Content Management
12 33 (5.47%) Digital Marketing
12 33 (5.47%) Analytics
13 31 (5.14%) OOP
14 25 (4.15%) Unit Testing
14 25 (4.15%) Web Accessibility
15 24 (3.98%) OO PHP
16 23 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
17 19 (3.15%) Mobile Development
18 18 (2.99%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 566 (93.86%) JavaScript
2 195 (32.34%) PHP
3 57 (9.45%) C#
4 55 (9.12%) Java
5 29 (4.81%) Python
6 27 (4.48%) SQL
7 26 (4.31%) Ruby
8 21 (3.48%) PHP5
9 12 (1.99%) Objective-C
10 6 (1.00%) C++
11 5 (0.83%) Perl
12 4 (0.66%) CoffeeScript
13 3 (0.50%) Groovy
13 3 (0.50%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.50%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.50%) C
14 1 (0.17%) VBScript
14 1 (0.17%) VB
14 1 (0.17%) CFML
14 1 (0.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 58 (9.62%) Degree
2 1 (0.17%) HND
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (1.66%) QA
2 7 (1.16%) WCAG
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 6 (1.00%) TeamSite
2 5 (0.83%) Puppet
2 5 (0.83%) Vagrant
2 5 (0.83%) Graphite
3 1 (0.17%) cPanel
Vendors
1 70 (11.61%) Adobe
2 53 (8.79%) Google
3 24 (3.98%) Facebook
4 23 (3.81%) Twitter
5 14 (2.32%) Microsoft
6 8 (1.33%) Oracle
6 8 (1.33%) Zend
7 6 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (0.83%) Appcelerator
9 4 (0.66%) Perforce
9 4 (0.66%) FatWire
9 4 (0.66%) Apple
9 4 (0.66%) Interwoven
10 2 (0.33%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.17%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.17%) hybris
11 1 (0.17%) Tableau
11 1 (0.17%) Birst
11 1 (0.17%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.17%) SAP
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Salary: £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Interact Consulting
Salary: 25-30k
Posted: 2 days ago
Corby, Northamptonshire
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits To be discussed
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgwater, Somerset
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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West London
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Salary: £50000 - £57000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Response Network
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum + Fantastic company benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
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London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
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