The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 654 737 763
Rank change year-on-year
+83 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 295 153 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 276 130 138
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £33,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.87%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
115980 107065 119193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.49% 94.69% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 94004 89146 102136
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England +85 286 £50,000 - 38
London +11 183 £55,000 +10.00% 26
South East +24 58 £42,500 -5.55% 6
City of London +16 46 £52,500 +2.43% 6
Oxfordshire +14 26 £62,500 +19.04% 3
Oxford +18 22 £62,500 +19.04% 1
East of England +11 19 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Milton Keynes +22 13 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 13 £40,000 -17.09%
Hertfordshire +20 10 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Cambridgeshire - 9 £35,000 -
Cambridge - 9 £35,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -3 8 £40,000 -
West Midlands +7 7 £46,500 -2.10%
Surrey -9 7 £37,500 -16.66% 1
Brighton - 7 £40,000 -
East Sussex - 7 £40,000 -
North West +4 6 £33,250 -16.87% 1
Birmingham +5 5 £46,500 -2.10%
Watford -14 5 £40,000 -20.00%
South West - 5 £40,000 - 2
Crewe +10 4 £33,000 -17.50%
Cheshire +7 4 £33,000 -17.50%
Berkshire +6 4 £32,000 -36.00% 1
Thames Ditton +3 4 £37,500 -16.66%
East Midlands -16 4 £37,500 -11.76%
Yorkshire - 4 £49,250 -
Northern Ireland - 4 £30,000 -
County Antrim - 4 £30,000 -
Belfast - 4 £30,000 -

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 449 (96.98%) HTML
2 445 (96.11%) JavaScript
3 444 (95.90%) CSS
4 365 (78.83%) HTML5
5 324 (69.98%) CSS3
6 263 (56.80%) jQuery
7 145 (31.32%) Backbone.js
8 111 (23.97%) Ajax
9 108 (23.33%) Node.js
10 103 (22.25%) AngularJS
11 102 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
12 99 (21.38%) MVC
13 94 (20.30%) OO
14 91 (19.65%) TDD
15 88 (19.01%) .NET
16 84 (18.14%) Git (software)
17 81 (17.49%) XML
18 79 (17.06%) Degree
19 78 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
20 77 (16.63%) Sass
21 74 (15.98%) PHP
22 69 (14.90%) LESS
23 68 (14.69%) Java
24 67 (14.47%) XHTML
25 66 (14.25%) Web Development
26 64 (13.82%) Photoshop
27 63 (13.61%) JSON
28 61 (13.17%) CMS
29 59 (12.74%) Web Services
30 57 (12.31%) Finance

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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
1 108 (23.33%) Node.js
2 61 (13.17%) CMS
3 19 (4.10%) Umbraco
4 14 (3.02%) WordPress
5 12 (2.59%) Apache
6 10 (2.16%) SharePoint
7 9 (1.94%) MS Project Server
8 8 (1.73%) Drupal
9 7 (1.51%) Apache Solr
9 7 (1.51%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.30%) Confluence
11 3 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.43%) Joomla!
13 1 (0.22%) nginx
13 1 (0.22%) TeamSite
13 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 64 (13.82%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.81%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 9 (1.94%) MS Project
4 9 (1.94%) MS Office
5 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (0.65%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.08%) SaaS
2 1 (0.22%) Heroku
2 1 (0.22%) Office 365
2 1 (0.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.73%) Internet
2 1 (0.22%) Broadband
2 1 (0.22%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.54%) MySQL
2 15 (3.24%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 9 (1.94%) Big Data
5 8 (1.73%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.51%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.30%) Riak
7 6 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (0.65%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.22%) SQL Server
9 1 (0.22%) Redis
Development Applications
1 84 (18.14%) Git (software)
2 46 (9.94%) Subversion
3 29 (6.26%) Jasmine
4 28 (6.05%) Grunt
5 17 (3.67%) QUnit
6 14 (3.02%) Team Foundation Server
7 11 (2.38%) Dreamweaver
8 10 (2.16%) JSUnit
9 8 (1.73%) Mocha
10 7 (1.51%) Visual Studio
11 6 (1.30%) Cucumber
11 6 (1.30%) Selenium
12 5 (1.08%) Bower
12 5 (1.08%) PhantomJS
13 4 (0.86%) Ant
13 4 (0.86%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.86%) SoapUI
14 3 (0.65%) JIRA
14 3 (0.65%) JUnit
14 3 (0.65%) Maven
General
1 57 (12.31%) Finance
2 21 (4.54%) Marketing
3 15 (3.24%) Games
4 13 (2.81%) Multimedia
5 12 (2.59%) Automotive
5 12 (2.59%) Advertising
6 9 (1.94%) Retail
7 7 (1.51%) Law
8 1 (0.22%) Publishing
8 1 (0.22%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.22%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 449 (96.98%) HTML
2 444 (95.90%) CSS
3 365 (78.83%) HTML5
4 324 (69.98%) CSS3
5 263 (56.80%) jQuery
6 145 (31.32%) Backbone.js
7 111 (23.97%) Ajax
8 103 (22.25%) AngularJS
9 88 (19.01%) .NET
10 81 (17.49%) XML
11 77 (16.63%) Sass
12 69 (14.90%) LESS
13 67 (14.47%) XHTML
14 63 (13.61%) JSON
15 59 (12.74%) Web Services
16 50 (10.80%) ASP.NET
16 50 (10.80%) Ember.js
17 48 (10.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 44 (9.50%) KnockoutJS
19 39 (8.42%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.21%) Social Media
2 30 (6.48%) Mobile App
3 23 (4.97%) Open Source
4 20 (4.32%) Semantic Web
5 17 (3.67%) W3C
6 15 (3.24%) Visualisation
6 15 (3.24%) Computer Science
7 9 (1.94%) Management Information System
8 8 (1.73%) Mobile Games
9 6 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.30%) New Media
10 5 (1.08%) IPTV
10 5 (1.08%) Animation
10 5 (1.08%) Video on Demand
11 4 (0.86%) GIS
11 4 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (0.86%) Graphic Design
11 4 (0.86%) Mathematics
11 4 (0.86%) RIA
11 4 (0.86%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.86%) Linux
2 15 (3.24%) Android
3 14 (3.02%) Windows
4 12 (2.59%) UNIX
5 9 (1.94%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.30%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (22.03%) Responsive Web Design
2 99 (21.38%) MVC
3 94 (20.30%) OO
4 91 (19.65%) TDD
5 78 (16.85%) Agile Software Development
6 66 (14.25%) Web Development
7 55 (11.88%) E-Commerce
8 38 (8.21%) Scrum
9 33 (7.13%) Software Engineering
9 33 (7.13%) SEO
10 27 (5.83%) Unit Testing
11 26 (5.62%) OOP
12 25 (5.40%) Web Design
13 24 (5.18%) Content Management
14 23 (4.97%) BDD
15 21 (4.54%) Automated Testing
16 20 (4.32%) Progressive Enhancement
17 18 (3.89%) Continuous Improvement
18 17 (3.67%) Mobile Application Development
19 15 (3.24%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 445 (96.11%) JavaScript
2 74 (15.98%) PHP
3 68 (14.69%) Java
4 45 (9.72%) C#
5 32 (6.91%) SQL
6 31 (6.70%) Python
7 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
8 8 (1.73%) Ruby
8 8 (1.73%) Perl
9 7 (1.51%) R
10 6 (1.30%) ActionScript
10 6 (1.30%) C++
10 6 (1.30%) ActionScript 3.0
11 3 (0.65%) Scala
12 2 (0.43%) PHP5
12 2 (0.43%) PHP4
13 1 (0.22%) Clojure
13 1 (0.22%) ActionScript 2.0
13 1 (0.22%) ECMAScript
13 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 79 (17.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.73%) QA
2 4 (0.86%) WCAG
3 2 (0.43%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 52 (11.23%) Microsoft
2 37 (7.99%) Google
3 36 (7.78%) Adobe
4 25 (5.40%) Facebook
5 21 (4.54%) Twitter
6 7 (1.51%) Zend
7 3 (0.65%) Sitecore
7 3 (0.65%) SAP
7 3 (0.65%) JD Edwards
8 2 (0.43%) Sencha
8 2 (0.43%) Apple
9 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
9 1 (0.22%) Ektron
9 1 (0.22%) Interwoven
9 1 (0.22%) Symbian
9 1 (0.22%) New Relic
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Dorset
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
IT People First
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Cotterell-gifford
Salary: From £25,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £74000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 2 days ago
Bicester, Oxfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 23days
Posted: 2 days ago
London
e-Recruiter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
Jambo Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Isleworth, Middlesex
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
JWResource
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Purple Consultancy
Salary: £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Richmond, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago