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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 681 705 742
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 208 169 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 182 135 127
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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
100150 98294 103682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.81% 94.57% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 83451 79476 89033
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +63 196 £45,000 -5.26% 42
London -13 85 £52,500 +5.00% 23
South East -19 43 £47,500 +5.55% 7
South West +21 29 £35,000 -6.66% 5
Bristol +17 17 £45,000 +20.00% 1
City of London -6 16 £56,250 +12.50% 9
North West +13 15 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Middlesex - 14 £47,500 -
Manchester - 11 £36,000 - 1
Yorkshire +1 10 £35,000 -12.50%
Bournemouth - 10 £35,000 -
Dorset - 10 £35,000 - 3
Hampshire -11 9 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Southampton +13 8 £35,000 -22.22% 1
East of England -11 8 £38,000 -5.00% 2
Surrey -16 8 £45,000 -7.69% 1
Berkshire +4 7 £51,000 -15.00% 1
Cambridgeshire +10 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
Cambridge +5 6 £42,500 -5.55% 1
West Yorkshire +2 6 £35,000 -
Reading +7 5 £51,000 -15.00% 1
Leeds - 5 £35,000 -
Edinburgh +4 4 £45,000 +28.57%
Scotland +3 4 £45,000 +2.85%
South Yorkshire -4 4 £33,500 -16.25%
Wales - 3 £45,000 -
Guildford - 3 £37,500 -
Chester +19 2 £42,500 +6.25%
Kent +1 2 £37,500 +11.94%
Cheshire -10 2 £42,500 +6.25%

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 455 (95.99%) JavaScript
2 451 (95.15%) HTML
3 449 (94.73%) CSS
4 304 (64.14%) HTML5
5 300 (63.29%) jQuery
6 275 (58.02%) CSS3
7 167 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
7 167 (35.23%) AngularJS
8 131 (27.64%) Sass
9 122 (25.74%) Responsive Web Design
9 122 (25.74%) OO
10 116 (24.47%) PHP
11 115 (24.26%) User Experience
12 114 (24.05%) MVC
13 112 (23.63%) Git (software)
14 108 (22.78%) Backbone.js
15 97 (20.46%) Subversion
15 97 (20.46%) .NET
16 95 (20.04%) Ajax
17 91 (19.20%) CMS
18 76 (16.03%) LESS
19 72 (15.19%) TDD
19 72 (15.19%) Marketing
20 67 (14.14%) Node.js
21 66 (13.92%) JSON
21 66 (13.92%) Photoshop
22 61 (12.87%) Mentoring
23 58 (12.24%) Web Development
23 58 (12.24%) Scrum
24 56 (11.81%) Web Design

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 91 (19.20%) CMS
2 67 (14.14%) Node.js
3 39 (8.23%) WordPress
4 36 (7.59%) Umbraco
5 29 (6.12%) Drupal
6 10 (2.11%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.69%) Joomla!
8 7 (1.48%) Facebook Platform
9 4 (0.84%) SAS
10 3 (0.63%) Flash Media Server
10 3 (0.63%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.63%) Confluence
11 1 (0.21%) JBoss
11 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.21%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 66 (13.92%) Photoshop
2 26 (5.49%) Adobe Illustrator
2 26 (5.49%) InDesign
3 17 (3.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.84%) GIMP
5 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.21%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (2.32%) Magento
2 8 (1.69%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.42%) Summit
5 1 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (1.48%) SaaS
2 5 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.84%) GitHub
4 2 (0.42%) MailChimp
4 2 (0.42%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.59%) Internet
2 7 (1.48%) Broadband
2 7 (1.48%) HTTP
3 1 (0.21%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (10.55%) MySQL
2 22 (4.64%) SQL Server
3 15 (3.16%) MongoDB
4 13 (2.74%) Big Data
5 9 (1.90%) NoSQL
5 9 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.84%) Impala
6 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.21%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 112 (23.63%) Git (software)
2 97 (20.46%) Subversion
3 42 (8.86%) Grunt
4 35 (7.38%) Jasmine
5 20 (4.22%) Mocha
6 17 (3.59%) TortoiseSVN
6 17 (3.59%) PhantomJS
7 12 (2.53%) Selenium
8 11 (2.32%) Mercurial
8 11 (2.32%) Jenkins
8 11 (2.32%) QUnit
9 10 (2.11%) Visual Studio
10 9 (1.90%) JIRA
11 8 (1.69%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.48%) Xcode
12 7 (1.48%) Yeoman
13 6 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (1.05%) Bower
15 4 (0.84%) JUnit
15 4 (0.84%) Firebug
General
1 72 (15.19%) Marketing
2 34 (7.17%) Finance
3 22 (4.64%) Advertising
4 21 (4.43%) Games
5 15 (3.16%) Retail
6 9 (1.90%) Banking
7 8 (1.69%) Telecoms
8 6 (1.27%) Publishing
9 4 (0.84%) Legal
10 3 (0.63%) Automotive
10 3 (0.63%) Law
11 2 (0.42%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.42%) Music Industry
11 2 (0.42%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Electronics
12 1 (0.21%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 451 (95.15%) HTML
2 449 (94.73%) CSS
3 304 (64.14%) HTML5
4 300 (63.29%) jQuery
5 275 (58.02%) CSS3
6 167 (35.23%) AngularJS
7 131 (27.64%) Sass
8 108 (22.78%) Backbone.js
9 97 (20.46%) .NET
10 95 (20.04%) Ajax
11 76 (16.03%) LESS
12 66 (13.92%) JSON
13 56 (11.81%) KnockoutJS
14 49 (10.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 42 (8.86%) ASP.NET
16 39 (8.23%) XHTML
16 39 (8.23%) RESTful
17 34 (7.17%) Web Services
18 30 (6.33%) XML
19 23 (4.85%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 115 (24.26%) User Experience
2 31 (6.54%) Mobile App
3 28 (5.91%) Open Source
4 25 (5.27%) Social Media
5 21 (4.43%) W3C
6 17 (3.59%) Blog
7 16 (3.38%) Animation
8 13 (2.74%) Computer Science
9 10 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 9 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (1.27%) FMCG
12 5 (1.05%) BBC
13 4 (0.84%) Xbox
13 4 (0.84%) N-Tier
13 4 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.84%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.84%) Digital Media
13 4 (0.84%) iPhone
14 3 (0.63%) RIA
15 2 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 27 (5.70%) Linux
2 14 (2.95%) Apple iOS
3 10 (2.11%) Windows
3 10 (2.11%) Android
4 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.21%) UNIX
4 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone 8
4 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (35.23%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (25.74%) Responsive Web Design
2 122 (25.74%) OO
3 114 (24.05%) MVC
4 72 (15.19%) TDD
5 61 (12.87%) Mentoring
6 58 (12.24%) Web Development
6 58 (12.24%) Scrum
7 56 (11.81%) Web Design
8 54 (11.39%) OOP
9 51 (10.76%) E-Commerce
10 35 (7.38%) Software Engineering
11 32 (6.75%) SEO
12 28 (5.91%) Web Accessibility
13 24 (5.06%) Unit Testing
14 23 (4.85%) Digital Marketing
15 21 (4.43%) Content Management
15 21 (4.43%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (4.01%) MVVM
16 19 (4.01%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 455 (95.99%) JavaScript
2 116 (24.47%) PHP
3 43 (9.07%) C#
4 36 (7.59%) Java
5 25 (5.27%) Objective-C
6 21 (4.43%) PHP5
7 17 (3.59%) Python
8 15 (3.16%) Ruby
8 15 (3.16%) SQL
9 10 (2.11%) TypeScript
10 7 (1.48%) ActionScript
11 6 (1.27%) C
11 6 (1.27%) C++
12 3 (0.63%) PHP4
12 3 (0.63%) ActionScript 3.0
12 3 (0.63%) ActionScript 2.0
12 3 (0.63%) Perl
13 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
13 2 (0.42%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (2.95%) Degree
2 1 (0.21%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (4.64%) QA
2 2 (0.42%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.42%) ISO 14001
2 2 (0.42%) WCAG
3 1 (0.21%) WAI
Systems Management
1 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.42%) Graphite
1 2 (0.42%) StatsD
1 2 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 50 (10.55%) Adobe
2 23 (4.85%) Twitter
3 21 (4.43%) Facebook
4 19 (4.01%) Google
5 13 (2.74%) Zend
6 9 (1.90%) Microsoft
7 7 (1.48%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.27%) New Relic
9 4 (0.84%) SmartFocus
10 3 (0.63%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.42%) Xamarin
11 2 (0.42%) SAP
11 2 (0.42%) Apple
12 1 (0.21%) ATG
12 1 (0.21%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.21%) Appcelerator
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