The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 642 705 757
Rank change year-on-year
+63 +52
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 268 162 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.16% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 209 148 158
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,000 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%

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
107824 100361 112041
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87233 83342 95584
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Senior Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Senior Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer within the UK.

Senior Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 15 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 +56 259 £50,000 +5.26% 35
London +34 181 £52,500 +5.00% 17
City of London +42 50 £50,000 - 5
South East -11 27 £42,500 -10.52% 4
East of England -4 19 £46,750 +6.85% 1
Hertfordshire 0 13 £55,000 +22.22%
North West -16 11 £33,000 -5.71% 6
Hampshire - 9 £51,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 8 £55,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 7 £60,000 +50.00% 2
Scotland - 7 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire +5 6 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Cambridge +1 6 £35,000 -17.64% 1
Manchester -11 6 £33,000 -5.71% 2
York - 6 £55,000 - 1
Glasgow - 6 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 6 £55,000 - 1
Watford -10 5 £33,750 -25.00%
South West -14 5 £40,000 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £42,500 -
Nottinghamshire +10 4 £45,000 +80.00%
Macclesfield +9 4 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Nottingham +7 4 £45,000 +80.00%
East Midlands -6 4 £45,000 +80.00%
Cheshire -12 4 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Southampton - 4 - -
Newbury - 3 £42,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £60,000 -
Middlesex - 3 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 3 £42,500 - 4

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 579 (96.50%) CSS
2 575 (95.83%) HTML
3 571 (95.17%) JavaScript
4 460 (76.67%) HTML5
5 392 (65.33%) CSS3
6 362 (60.33%) jQuery
7 215 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
8 210 (35.00%) AngularJS
9 182 (30.33%) Backbone.js
10 158 (26.33%) Responsive Web Design
11 155 (25.83%) MVC
12 136 (22.67%) Node.js
13 130 (21.67%) Ajax
14 124 (20.67%) OO
15 116 (19.33%) User Experience
16 115 (19.17%) Git (software)
17 113 (18.83%) PHP
18 112 (18.67%) Sass
19 111 (18.50%) TDD
20 95 (15.83%) .NET
21 94 (15.67%) Scrum
22 90 (15.00%) Web Development
23 87 (14.50%) XML
24 86 (14.33%) XHTML
25 85 (14.17%) E-Commerce
26 83 (13.83%) Subversion
27 79 (13.17%) CMS
28 78 (13.00%) LESS
29 75 (12.50%) Jasmine
30 74 (12.33%) Photoshop

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 136 (22.67%) Node.js
2 79 (13.17%) CMS
3 29 (4.83%) WordPress
4 28 (4.67%) Umbraco
5 20 (3.33%) Drupal
6 13 (2.17%) Apache
6 13 (2.17%) Confluence
7 12 (2.00%) SharePoint
7 12 (2.00%) SAS
8 9 (1.50%) MS Project Server
9 6 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
10 4 (0.67%) Sitecore CMS
10 4 (0.67%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.50%) Flash Media Server
12 1 (0.17%) TeamSite
12 1 (0.17%) nginx
12 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
12 1 (0.17%) Magnolia
Applications
1 74 (12.33%) Photoshop
2 21 (3.50%) InDesign
3 18 (3.00%) MS Excel
4 16 (2.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 9 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.50%) MS Project
5 9 (1.50%) MS Office
6 2 (0.33%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.17%) WebTrends
1 7 (1.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.17%) Magento
2 1 (0.17%) Summit
2 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.00%) SaaS
2 5 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.17%) Office 365
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (5.83%) Internet
2 11 (1.83%) HTTP
3 10 (1.67%) Broadband
4 8 (1.33%) SSL
5 5 (0.83%) DAB
6 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (8.67%) MySQL
2 24 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 9 (1.50%) NoSQL
3 9 (1.50%) Big Data
4 7 (1.17%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.50%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 115 (19.17%) Git (software)
2 83 (13.83%) Subversion
3 75 (12.50%) Jasmine
4 55 (9.17%) Grunt
5 35 (5.83%) QUnit
6 25 (4.17%) JSUnit
7 22 (3.67%) Mocha
8 19 (3.17%) TortoiseSVN
9 18 (3.00%) Cucumber
10 17 (2.83%) JIRA
11 16 (2.67%) Dreamweaver
12 12 (2.00%) Selenium
12 12 (2.00%) Jenkins
13 10 (1.67%) Visual Studio
14 9 (1.50%) PhantomJS
15 7 (1.17%) Ant
15 7 (1.17%) Mercurial
16 6 (1.00%) Eclipse
16 6 (1.00%) Karma Test Runner
17 5 (0.83%) Bower
General
1 52 (8.67%) Marketing
2 50 (8.33%) Finance
3 38 (6.33%) Advertising
4 20 (3.33%) Games
5 16 (2.67%) Retail
6 15 (2.50%) Automotive
7 11 (1.83%) Publishing
8 7 (1.17%) Legal
8 7 (1.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.83%) Banking
10 2 (0.33%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 579 (96.50%) CSS
2 575 (95.83%) HTML
3 460 (76.67%) HTML5
4 392 (65.33%) CSS3
5 362 (60.33%) jQuery
6 210 (35.00%) AngularJS
7 182 (30.33%) Backbone.js
8 130 (21.67%) Ajax
9 112 (18.67%) Sass
10 95 (15.83%) .NET
11 87 (14.50%) XML
12 86 (14.33%) XHTML
13 78 (13.00%) LESS
14 73 (12.17%) Web Services
15 69 (11.50%) JSON
16 68 (11.33%) Ember.js
17 66 (11.00%) ASP.NET
18 59 (9.83%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 53 (8.83%) KnockoutJS
20 34 (5.67%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 116 (19.33%) User Experience
2 36 (6.00%) Open Source
2 36 (6.00%) Social Media
3 33 (5.50%) Mobile App
4 24 (4.00%) Visualisation
5 22 (3.67%) Management Information System
6 18 (3.00%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.17%) W3C
7 13 (2.17%) Video on Demand
8 12 (2.00%) Semantic Web
8 12 (2.00%) IPTV
9 11 (1.83%) Animation
9 11 (1.83%) BBC
10 10 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
11 9 (1.50%) RIA
11 9 (1.50%) Blog
12 8 (1.33%) Mobile Games
13 6 (1.00%) FMCG
14 5 (0.83%) Tandem
14 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 49 (8.17%) Linux
2 34 (5.67%) Android
3 30 (5.00%) Apple iOS
4 29 (4.83%) Windows
5 12 (2.00%) Mac OS X
6 3 (0.50%) UNIX
7 1 (0.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (26.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 155 (25.83%) MVC
4 124 (20.67%) OO
5 111 (18.50%) TDD
6 94 (15.67%) Scrum
7 90 (15.00%) Web Development
8 85 (14.17%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.83%) Web Accessibility
10 46 (7.67%) SEO
11 45 (7.50%) Web Design
12 44 (7.33%) BDD
13 41 (6.83%) Mentoring
14 38 (6.33%) Software Engineering
15 36 (6.00%) OOP
15 36 (6.00%) Unit Testing
16 35 (5.83%) Project Management
17 26 (4.33%) SOA
18 25 (4.17%) Kanban
19 23 (3.83%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 571 (95.17%) JavaScript
2 113 (18.83%) PHP
3 63 (10.50%) C#
4 62 (10.33%) Java
5 39 (6.50%) Python
6 32 (5.33%) SQL
7 27 (4.50%) PHP5
8 20 (3.33%) Objective-C
9 17 (2.83%) Ruby
10 16 (2.67%) T-SQL
11 11 (1.83%) C++
12 5 (0.83%) Perl
13 4 (0.67%) C
14 3 (0.50%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.50%) ActionScript 3.0
14 3 (0.50%) ActionScript 2.0
15 1 (0.17%) TypeScript
15 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.17%) F#
Qualifications
1 71 (11.83%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.00%) QA
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
2 1 (0.17%) WCAG
2 1 (0.17%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.17%) ZABBIX
1 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.17%) StatsD
Vendors
1 52 (8.67%) Microsoft
1 52 (8.67%) Adobe
2 25 (4.17%) Google
3 15 (2.50%) Zend
4 10 (1.67%) EPiServer
4 10 (1.67%) Twitter
5 7 (1.17%) Facebook
5 7 (1.17%) SAP
5 7 (1.17%) Apple
5 7 (1.17%) JD Edwards
6 5 (0.83%) New Relic
7 4 (0.67%) JBoss
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle
7 4 (0.67%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.50%) ION Trading
9 2 (0.33%) Sencha
10 1 (0.17%) Xamarin
10 1 (0.17%) Yahoo!
10 1 (0.17%) BT
10 1 (0.17%) Interwoven
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 to 55,000
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Engage PSG
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 per day + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Liverpool, Merseyside
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £55000 - £68000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per day + Benefits + Shares
Posted: 3 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 to £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum Up to 37k + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £42,000 to £52,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago