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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 669 608 735
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +127
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 215 319 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.27% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 160 293 129
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,350 £37,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £61,250
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+12.49% -5.88%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
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%

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 22 May 2015 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 22 May 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
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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 -68 195 £50,000 -2.43% 38
London -30 128 £56,250 +2.27% 24
South East -34 26 £45,000 - 9
City of London +6 20 £60,000 +14.28% 3
North West +11 15 £35,500 +1.42% 3
Scotland +29 9 £49,250 -
Manchester - 9 £42,250 - 1
Surrey +17 8 £50,000 +17.64% 3
South West -6 8 £37,500 +1.35%
Edinburgh +25 7 £47,000 -
Guildford +13 6 £50,000 +17.64% 3
Cheshire +2 6 £35,000 +1.44% 1
East of England 0 6 £50,000 +25.00%
Dorset - 6 £37,500 -
Poole - 6 £37,500 -
Yorkshire +11 5 £40,000 -18.78% 1
West Sussex +7 5 £42,500 -5.55%
Hertfordshire -10 5 £50,000 +25.00%
West Midlands -13 5 £47,500 +2.15% 1
West Yorkshire - 5 £40,000 -
Leeds - 5 £40,000 -
Worthing +8 4 £42,500 -5.55%
Stevenage - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire +2 3 £50,000 +42.85% 3
Oxford -1 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Berkshire -3 3 £53,750 +13.15% 1
Oxfordshire -3 3 £50,000 -18.36% 1
Canary Wharf - 3 £60,000 -
Uxbridge - 3 £42,500 -
Dudley - 3 £42,500 - 1

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

1 399 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 385 (90.59%) HTML
3 384 (90.35%) CSS
4 252 (59.29%) HTML5
5 225 (52.94%) CSS3
6 211 (49.65%) jQuery
6 211 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
7 185 (43.53%) AngularJS
8 141 (33.18%) MVC
9 126 (29.65%) Sass
10 114 (26.82%) Backbone.js
11 103 (24.24%) Git (software)
12 100 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
13 99 (23.29%) OO
14 96 (22.59%) PHP
14 96 (22.59%) TDD
15 93 (21.88%) User Experience
16 85 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
17 74 (17.41%) .NET
18 72 (16.94%) LESS
19 69 (16.24%) Web Development
20 68 (16.00%) Subversion
21 67 (15.76%) Scrum
22 62 (14.59%) Marketing
23 59 (13.88%) Grunt
24 58 (13.65%) Photoshop
25 55 (12.94%) Node.js
26 52 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 51 (12.00%) JSON
28 48 (11.29%) Finance

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 55 (12.94%) Node.js
2 46 (10.82%) CMS
3 30 (7.06%) Drupal
4 27 (6.35%) WordPress
5 10 (2.35%) Joomla!
6 5 (1.18%) Umbraco
7 3 (0.71%) ExpressionEngine
8 2 (0.47%) Facebook Platform
9 1 (0.24%) Confluence
9 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.24%) DNN
Applications
1 58 (13.65%) Photoshop
2 40 (9.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 17 (4.00%) InDesign
4 13 (3.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.24%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 10 (2.35%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.88%) GitHub
3 5 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (0.47%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.47%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.24%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.53%) Internet
2 6 (1.41%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (11.06%) MySQL
2 18 (4.24%) MongoDB
3 12 (2.82%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.94%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.71%) Big Data
6 3 (0.71%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Impala
8 1 (0.24%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 103 (24.24%) Git (software)
2 68 (16.00%) Subversion
3 59 (13.88%) Grunt
4 21 (4.94%) PhantomJS
5 20 (4.71%) Jasmine
6 10 (2.35%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.12%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.88%) Bower
9 7 (1.65%) Mocha
10 6 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
11 5 (1.18%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.18%) Axure RP
12 4 (0.94%) Maven
12 4 (0.94%) JIRA
13 3 (0.71%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (0.71%) Selenium
14 2 (0.47%) Eclipse
14 2 (0.47%) JSUnit
14 2 (0.47%) TortoiseSVN
14 2 (0.47%) Yeoman
General
1 62 (14.59%) Marketing
2 48 (11.29%) Finance
3 47 (11.06%) Retail
4 25 (5.88%) French Language
5 16 (3.76%) Games
6 15 (3.53%) Law
7 13 (3.06%) Advertising
7 13 (3.06%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.59%) Banking
9 5 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.47%) Automotive
10 2 (0.47%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.24%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 385 (90.59%) HTML
2 384 (90.35%) CSS
3 252 (59.29%) HTML5
4 225 (52.94%) CSS3
5 211 (49.65%) jQuery
6 185 (43.53%) AngularJS
7 126 (29.65%) Sass
8 114 (26.82%) Backbone.js
9 85 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
10 74 (17.41%) .NET
11 72 (16.94%) LESS
12 52 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 51 (12.00%) JSON
14 40 (9.41%) Ember.js
15 39 (9.18%) Ajax
16 38 (8.94%) ASP.NET
17 34 (8.00%) XML
17 34 (8.00%) React
18 28 (6.59%) RESTful
19 27 (6.35%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 93 (21.88%) User Experience
2 33 (7.76%) Blog
3 28 (6.59%) Social Media
4 25 (5.88%) Open Source
5 23 (5.41%) Mobile App
6 13 (3.06%) W3C
7 12 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.12%) Digital Media
9 5 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.94%) Animation
10 4 (0.94%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (0.71%) iPhone
11 3 (0.71%) Online Games
11 3 (0.71%) RIA
12 2 (0.47%) E-Learning
12 2 (0.47%) Cryptography
12 2 (0.47%) NHS
12 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
12 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.35%) Linux
2 4 (0.94%) Android
2 4 (0.94%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
3 1 (0.24%) UNIX
3 1 (0.24%) Windows
3 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 211 (49.65%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (33.18%) MVC
3 100 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 99 (23.29%) OO
5 96 (22.59%) TDD
6 69 (16.24%) Web Development
7 67 (15.76%) Scrum
8 45 (10.59%) Mentoring
9 38 (8.94%) OOP
10 37 (8.71%) E-Commerce
11 30 (7.06%) Web Accessibility
12 26 (6.12%) Web Design
12 26 (6.12%) SEO
13 24 (5.65%) MVVM
13 24 (5.65%) Software Engineering
14 22 (5.18%) BDD
15 20 (4.71%) Refactoring
15 20 (4.71%) DNA
16 14 (3.29%) Mobile Development
16 14 (3.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 399 (93.88%) JavaScript
2 96 (22.59%) PHP
3 32 (7.53%) C#
4 25 (5.88%) ActionScript
4 25 (5.88%) ActionScript 3.0
5 19 (4.47%) Ruby
6 13 (3.06%) Java
7 8 (1.88%) SQL
7 8 (1.88%) PHP5
8 7 (1.65%) TypeScript
9 4 (0.94%) CoffeeScript
10 3 (0.71%) Python
10 3 (0.71%) C++
10 3 (0.71%) C
11 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.47%) Clojure
12 1 (0.24%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 9 (2.12%) Degree
2 1 (0.24%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.59%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) WCAG
3 1 (0.24%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (0.47%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (6.12%) Adobe
2 19 (4.47%) Facebook
3 17 (4.00%) Zend
4 15 (3.53%) Twitter
5 10 (2.35%) Microsoft
6 7 (1.65%) Google
7 5 (1.18%) Apple
8 3 (0.71%) Tableau
9 2 (0.47%) Omniture
9 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.24%) hybris
10 1 (0.24%) Cisco
10 1 (0.24%) Intel
10 1 (0.24%) Avaya
10 1 (0.24%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.24%) SAP
10 1 (0.24%) Telerik
10 1 (0.24%) ION Trading
10 1 (0.24%) ATG
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