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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 639 648 704
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +56
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 266 265 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.24% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 208 211 173
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +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
104280 108595 100152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.20% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86823 87800 83027
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +10 251 £52,500 +5.00% 35
London -19 155 £55,000 +10.00% 22
South East +50 61 £42,250 -6.11% 6
City of London -11 19 £52,500 +5.00% 2
West Sussex - 19 £42,000 - 2
Berkshire +19 18 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Crawley - 17 £42,000 - 1
North West +12 11 £37,500 +13.63% 3
Yorkshire +11 11 £40,000 -27.27% 1
Manchester +8 10 £37,500 +13.63% 1
Oxfordshire +7 10 £52,000 -16.80%
West Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 -
South Wales - 7 £42,500 -
Wales - 7 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 7 £42,500 -
Oxford +1 6 - -
South West -6 6 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Leeds - 6 £42,500 -
Hampshire +24 5 £50,000 -5.21% 1
Newbury +10 5 - -
Bristol - 5 £42,500 -
Surrey +3 4 £55,000 +22.22%
Kent -2 4 £40,000 +19.40% 2
Reading -2 4 £60,000 +4.34% 1
Nottingham -4 4 £38,250 -15.00% 1
East Midlands -4 4 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Nottinghamshire -12 4 £38,250 -15.00% 1
Scotland -13 4 £39,000 -10.85% 1
Southampton +7 3 £41,000 - 1
Guildford 0 3 - -

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

1 457 (95.81%) HTML
2 447 (93.71%) CSS
3 446 (93.50%) JavaScript
4 328 (68.76%) HTML5
5 250 (52.41%) CSS3
6 249 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
7 242 (50.73%) jQuery
8 240 (50.31%) AngularJS
9 157 (32.91%) Sass
10 140 (29.35%) Backbone.js
11 134 (28.09%) User Experience
12 122 (25.58%) TDD
13 116 (24.32%) MVC
14 113 (23.69%) OO
15 105 (22.01%) Git (software)
16 91 (19.08%) Web Development
17 89 (18.66%) Node.js
18 85 (17.82%) React
18 85 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
19 82 (17.19%) Grunt
20 79 (16.56%) E-Commerce
21 75 (15.72%) PHP
22 69 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 69 (14.47%) Ember.js
23 68 (14.26%) LESS
23 68 (14.26%) Scrum
24 64 (13.42%) .NET
25 61 (12.79%) Photoshop
25 61 (12.79%) Subversion
26 58 (12.16%) Marketing

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 89 (18.66%) Node.js
2 34 (7.13%) CMS
3 11 (2.31%) WordPress
4 7 (1.47%) Drupal
5 4 (0.84%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (0.42%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.42%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.21%) DNN
7 1 (0.21%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.21%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.21%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 61 (12.79%) Photoshop
2 50 (10.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.84%) InDesign
5 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 12 (2.52%) JDE OneWorld
2 8 (1.68%) Magento
3 1 (0.21%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (6.92%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.73%) Google Analytics
4 9 (1.89%) GitHub
5 5 (1.05%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (2.10%) Internet
2 4 (0.84%) HTTPS
3 2 (0.42%) HTTP
3 2 (0.42%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (4.40%) MySQL
2 16 (3.35%) Big Data
3 11 (2.31%) MongoDB
4 4 (0.84%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.63%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.42%) Redis
6 2 (0.42%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.42%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 105 (22.01%) Git (software)
2 82 (17.19%) Grunt
3 61 (12.79%) Subversion
4 32 (6.71%) gulp
5 16 (3.35%) Jasmine
5 16 (3.35%) Jenkins
6 12 (2.52%) Bower
7 10 (2.10%) PhantomJS
8 9 (1.89%) JIRA
9 8 (1.68%) Mocha
10 7 (1.47%) Maven
11 5 (1.05%) Selenium
11 5 (1.05%) Visual Studio
11 5 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
12 3 (0.63%) Plastic SCM
12 3 (0.63%) Eclipse
12 3 (0.63%) TeamCity
12 3 (0.63%) Cucumber
13 2 (0.42%) TortoiseSVN
13 2 (0.42%) QUnit
General
1 58 (12.16%) Marketing
2 55 (11.53%) Finance
3 43 (9.01%) Retail
4 24 (5.03%) Law
5 23 (4.82%) Games
6 21 (4.40%) French Language
7 17 (3.56%) Telecoms
8 13 (2.73%) Banking
9 11 (2.31%) Advertising
10 7 (1.47%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (0.84%) Multimedia
12 3 (0.63%) Automotive
13 2 (0.42%) Electronics
13 2 (0.42%) Publishing
14 1 (0.21%) Legal
14 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 457 (95.81%) HTML
2 447 (93.71%) CSS
3 328 (68.76%) HTML5
4 250 (52.41%) CSS3
5 242 (50.73%) jQuery
6 240 (50.31%) AngularJS
7 157 (32.91%) Sass
8 140 (29.35%) Backbone.js
9 85 (17.82%) React
10 69 (14.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 69 (14.47%) Ember.js
11 68 (14.26%) LESS
12 64 (13.42%) .NET
13 57 (11.95%) KnockoutJS
14 50 (10.48%) JSON
15 47 (9.85%) Ajax
16 46 (9.64%) XML
17 34 (7.13%) RESTful
18 29 (6.08%) ASP.NET
18 29 (6.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 134 (28.09%) User Experience
2 26 (5.45%) Computer Science
3 25 (5.24%) W3C
4 21 (4.40%) iPad
5 19 (3.98%) Blog
6 16 (3.35%) Mobile App
7 12 (2.52%) Social Media
8 8 (1.68%) Semantic Web
8 8 (1.68%) Digital Media
9 7 (1.47%) Cryptography
9 7 (1.47%) NHS
10 6 (1.26%) Visualisation
11 5 (1.05%) E-Learning
11 5 (1.05%) Client/Server
12 4 (0.84%) Web 2.0
12 4 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (0.63%) RIA
14 2 (0.42%) Online Games
14 2 (0.42%) Inversion of Control
14 2 (0.42%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.26%) Linux
2 6 (1.26%) Android
3 2 (0.42%) UNIX
3 2 (0.42%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (52.20%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (25.58%) TDD
3 116 (24.32%) MVC
4 113 (23.69%) OO
5 91 (19.08%) Web Development
6 85 (17.82%) Responsive Web Design
7 79 (16.56%) E-Commerce
8 68 (14.26%) Scrum
9 46 (9.64%) SEO
10 43 (9.01%) Web Design
11 38 (7.97%) Mentoring
12 36 (7.55%) BDD
13 33 (6.92%) Analytics
13 33 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
14 32 (6.71%) Software Engineering
15 27 (5.66%) Automated Testing
16 26 (5.45%) Kanban
17 24 (5.03%) Open Source
18 23 (4.82%) Continuous Delivery
19 22 (4.61%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 446 (93.50%) JavaScript
2 75 (15.72%) PHP
3 36 (7.55%) C#
4 25 (5.24%) Java
5 23 (4.82%) Ruby
6 21 (4.40%) ActionScript
6 21 (4.40%) ActionScript 3.0
7 11 (2.31%) Python
7 11 (2.31%) PHP5
8 8 (1.68%) SQL
9 7 (1.47%) C++
10 3 (0.63%) Clojure
10 3 (0.63%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.42%) Scala
11 2 (0.42%) ECMAScript
11 2 (0.42%) C
12 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.21%) Groovy
12 1 (0.21%) CoffeeScript
12 1 (0.21%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 30 (6.29%) Degree
2 3 (0.63%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.92%) QA
2 5 (1.05%) WCAG
3 1 (0.21%) Section 508
System Software
1 4 (0.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 42 (8.81%) Adobe
2 21 (4.40%) Facebook
3 18 (3.77%) Google
4 8 (1.68%) Zend
4 8 (1.68%) Twitter
5 3 (0.63%) Tableau
6 2 (0.42%) EPiServer
6 2 (0.42%) Sitecore
6 2 (0.42%) hybris
6 2 (0.42%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.42%) Yahoo!
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle
7 1 (0.21%) SAP
7 1 (0.21%) Cisco
7 1 (0.21%) Sencha
7 1 (0.21%) Intel
7 1 (0.21%) Interwoven
7 1 (0.21%) Avaya
7 1 (0.21%) Apple
7 1 (0.21%) FatWire
London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Limited
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Bridge Noble
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £300.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Tonbridge, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £44,799 - £54,755 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + pension, private medical, 20-25 days
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
First Point
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Open Select Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Revolution Technology Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
KPRS
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum £50k - £60k Negotiable depending on
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
blu digital
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000-45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ISL
Salary: £70000 - £86000 per annum + Fantastic benefits + other
Posted: 5 days ago