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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 676 648 726
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 223 303 158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.27% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 162 281 131
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%

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
104431 113016 104618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.61% 94.72%
Number of salaries quoted 85383 91912 87037
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £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%

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 4 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 4 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 -61 199 £50,000 - 35
London -25 128 £55,000 +1.85% 24
South East -16 28 £46,250 +2.77% 5
City of London -11 15 £60,000 +14.28% 7
South West -4 13 £37,500 -6.25%
North West +13 11 £35,000 +5.26% 3
East of England +16 10 £50,000 +25.00%
Scotland +26 9 £49,250 -
Hertfordshire -9 7 £50,000 +25.00%
Dorset - 7 £37,500 -
Stevenage - 7 £50,000 -
Poole - 7 £37,500 -
Edinburgh +26 6 £49,250 -
Manchester +21 6 £45,000 +16.12%
Cheshire +1 5 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Oxfordshire -10 5 £50,000 -20.00%
Bristol +2 4 £42,500 +25.00%
Berkshire -2 4 £57,500 +21.05% 1
West Midlands -12 4 £47,500 +2.15% 1
West Sussex - 4 £42,500 - 1
Surrey +17 3 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Glasgow +13 3 £47,500 -
Hampshire +6 3 £55,000 +57.14% 1
Oxford -13 3 £50,000 -20.00%
Maidstone - 3 £45,000 -
Southampton - 3 £55,000 - 1
Worthing - 3 £42,500 - 1
Newbury - 3 £57,500 - 1
Kent - 3 £45,000 - 1
Yorkshire +9 2 £38,750 -22.50% 2

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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.

1 405 (94.41%) JavaScript
2 391 (91.14%) HTML
3 390 (90.91%) CSS
4 255 (59.44%) HTML5
5 232 (54.08%) CSS3
6 216 (50.35%) jQuery
6 216 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
7 173 (40.33%) AngularJS
8 141 (32.87%) MVC
9 126 (29.37%) Sass
10 112 (26.11%) Backbone.js
11 108 (25.17%) Responsive Web Design
12 107 (24.94%) Git (software)
13 102 (23.78%) TDD
13 102 (23.78%) PHP
14 100 (23.31%) User Experience
15 97 (22.61%) OO
16 87 (20.28%) KnockoutJS
17 83 (19.35%) .NET
18 73 (17.02%) Web Development
18 73 (17.02%) LESS
19 72 (16.78%) Subversion
20 67 (15.62%) Scrum
21 64 (14.92%) JSON
22 63 (14.69%) Marketing
23 58 (13.52%) Grunt
24 55 (12.82%) Photoshop
25 54 (12.59%) Ajax
26 53 (12.35%) CMS
26 53 (12.35%) Node.js

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 53 (12.35%) CMS
1 53 (12.35%) Node.js
2 32 (7.46%) WordPress
3 30 (6.99%) Drupal
4 10 (2.33%) Joomla!
5 8 (1.86%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.17%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (0.70%) ExpressionEngine
7 3 (0.70%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.23%) Confluence
8 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 55 (12.82%) Photoshop
2 34 (7.93%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.50%) InDesign
4 14 (3.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.47%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.23%) GIMP
6 1 (0.23%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 11 (2.56%) Magento
2 2 (0.47%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 25 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.63%) GitHub
3 5 (1.17%) SaaS
4 3 (0.70%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.47%) SmartFocus
5 2 (0.47%) MailChimp
5 2 (0.47%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.26%) Internet
2 6 (1.40%) HTTP
3 2 (0.47%) SSH
4 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.66%) MySQL
2 20 (4.66%) MongoDB
3 14 (3.26%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (1.63%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.70%) Big Data
6 3 (0.70%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.47%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.47%) Impala
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 107 (24.94%) Git (software)
2 72 (16.78%) Subversion
3 58 (13.52%) Grunt
4 25 (5.83%) PhantomJS
5 21 (4.90%) Jasmine
6 10 (2.33%) Jenkins
7 9 (2.10%) Mocha
7 9 (2.10%) Visual Studio
8 7 (1.63%) Mercurial
9 6 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.17%) Bower
10 5 (1.17%) Yeoman
10 5 (1.17%) Axure RP
11 4 (0.93%) QUnit
12 3 (0.70%) Selenium
12 3 (0.70%) Xcode
12 3 (0.70%) Maven
13 2 (0.47%) JIRA
13 2 (0.47%) JSUnit
13 2 (0.47%) Firebug
General
1 63 (14.69%) Marketing
2 47 (10.96%) Retail
3 43 (10.02%) Finance
4 25 (5.83%) French Language
5 17 (3.96%) Games
6 13 (3.03%) Law
7 12 (2.80%) Telecoms
8 11 (2.56%) Banking
9 9 (2.10%) Advertising
10 3 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.47%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.47%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.47%) Automotive
11 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.23%) Front Office
12 1 (0.23%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 391 (91.14%) HTML
2 390 (90.91%) CSS
3 255 (59.44%) HTML5
4 232 (54.08%) CSS3
5 216 (50.35%) jQuery
6 173 (40.33%) AngularJS
7 126 (29.37%) Sass
8 112 (26.11%) Backbone.js
9 87 (20.28%) KnockoutJS
10 83 (19.35%) .NET
11 73 (17.02%) LESS
12 64 (14.92%) JSON
13 54 (12.59%) Ajax
14 51 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 43 (10.02%) ASP.NET
16 37 (8.62%) XML
17 36 (8.39%) Ember.js
18 30 (6.99%) .NET Framework
18 30 (6.99%) XHTML
19 29 (6.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 100 (23.31%) User Experience
2 36 (8.39%) Blog
3 33 (7.69%) Social Media
4 29 (6.76%) Open Source
5 27 (6.29%) Mobile App
6 15 (3.50%) W3C
7 14 (3.26%) Computer Science
8 8 (1.86%) Animation
9 7 (1.63%) Digital Media
10 6 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (0.93%) Visualisation
11 4 (0.93%) iPhone
12 3 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
12 3 (0.70%) Online Games
12 3 (0.70%) RIA
13 2 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.47%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.47%) Graphic Design
13 2 (0.47%) Xbox
14 1 (0.23%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 14 (3.26%) Linux
2 6 (1.40%) Apple iOS
2 6 (1.40%) Android
3 2 (0.47%) Windows
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.23%) Windows Phone
4 1 (0.23%) UNIX
4 1 (0.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (50.35%) Agile Software Development
2 141 (32.87%) MVC
3 108 (25.17%) Responsive Web Design
4 102 (23.78%) TDD
5 97 (22.61%) OO
6 73 (17.02%) Web Development
7 67 (15.62%) Scrum
8 52 (12.12%) Mentoring
9 42 (9.79%) E-Commerce
10 39 (9.09%) OOP
11 36 (8.39%) Web Accessibility
12 32 (7.46%) Web Design
13 28 (6.53%) MVVM
14 25 (5.83%) Software Engineering
15 23 (5.36%) SEO
15 23 (5.36%) Refactoring
15 23 (5.36%) BDD
16 20 (4.66%) DNA
17 15 (3.50%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (3.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 405 (94.41%) JavaScript
2 102 (23.78%) PHP
3 35 (8.16%) C#
4 26 (6.06%) ActionScript
5 25 (5.83%) ActionScript 3.0
6 18 (4.20%) Java
6 18 (4.20%) Ruby
7 8 (1.86%) SQL
7 8 (1.86%) TypeScript
8 5 (1.17%) CoffeeScript
9 4 (0.93%) Python
9 4 (0.93%) PHP5
10 3 (0.70%) C++
10 3 (0.70%) C
10 3 (0.70%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.47%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.23%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 9 (2.10%) Degree
2 1 (0.23%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.33%) QA
2 2 (0.47%) WCAG
3 1 (0.23%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (6.06%) Adobe
2 25 (5.83%) Facebook
3 22 (5.13%) Twitter
4 16 (3.73%) Zend
5 10 (2.33%) Google
5 10 (2.33%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.17%) Apple
7 2 (0.47%) Omniture
7 2 (0.47%) Tableau
7 2 (0.47%) EPiServer
8 1 (0.23%) hybris
8 1 (0.23%) Appcelerator
8 1 (0.23%) SAP
8 1 (0.23%) Intel
8 1 (0.23%) Avaya
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco
8 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.23%) ATG
8 1 (0.23%) ION Trading
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