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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 650 761 750
Rank change year-on-year
+111 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 265 133 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.13% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 216 111 132
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £60,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +20.00%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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
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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 +76 246 £45,000 -10.00% 30
London +34 112 £55,000 +10.00% 16
South East +21 54 £45,000 -5.26% 4
City of London +26 28 £52,500 - 7
South West +8 21 £36,250 -3.33% 2
Surrey +5 20 £45,000 -5.26% 1
North West +1 18 £40,000 +1.26% 4
Yorkshire -20 15 £42,500 -
Middlesex - 15 £47,500 -
Bristol +8 13 £45,000 +20.00% 1
Manchester -4 12 £36,000 -8.86% 3
West Midlands +5 10 £41,250 +10.00% 4
Guildford -2 10 £40,000 -15.78%
East of England -13 8 £55,000 +37.50%
Nottinghamshire - 7 £32,500 -
East Midlands - 7 £32,500 -
South Yorkshire - 7 £33,500 -
Scotland -2 6 £37,500 -21.05%
Hampshire -12 6 £40,250 +7.33% 2
Birmingham - 6 £42,500 - 2
Edinburgh -10 5 - -
Cambridge - 5 £50,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 5 £50,000 -
Devon - 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire +8 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Reading +6 4 £52,500 -12.50%
Kent -4 4 £55,000 +38.36%
West Yorkshire -10 4 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £55,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 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.

1 506 (95.47%) HTML
1 506 (95.47%) CSS
2 503 (94.91%) JavaScript
3 365 (68.87%) HTML5
4 347 (65.47%) jQuery
5 305 (57.55%) CSS3
6 185 (34.91%) AngularJS
7 180 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
8 154 (29.06%) Backbone.js
9 122 (23.02%) Responsive Web Design
10 121 (22.83%) OO
11 120 (22.64%) PHP
12 118 (22.26%) MVC
12 118 (22.26%) Ajax
13 117 (22.08%) Sass
14 116 (21.89%) User Experience
15 112 (21.13%) Git (software)
16 95 (17.92%) Subversion
17 92 (17.36%) .NET
17 92 (17.36%) Node.js
18 87 (16.42%) CMS
19 85 (16.04%) TDD
20 82 (15.47%) JSON
21 78 (14.72%) Marketing
22 74 (13.96%) LESS
23 71 (13.40%) Scrum
24 67 (12.64%) Mentoring
25 61 (11.51%) Web Development
26 60 (11.32%) XHTML
27 59 (11.13%) Web Design

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 92 (17.36%) Node.js
2 87 (16.42%) CMS
3 43 (8.11%) Umbraco
4 33 (6.23%) WordPress
5 16 (3.02%) Drupal
6 12 (2.26%) SAS
7 10 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 7 (1.32%) Facebook Platform
9 6 (1.13%) Apache
10 5 (0.94%) Confluence
11 4 (0.75%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.75%) JBoss
12 3 (0.57%) Flash Media Server
12 3 (0.57%) Sitecore CMS
13 2 (0.38%) Elasticsearch
14 1 (0.19%) Magnolia
14 1 (0.19%) Adobe CQ
14 1 (0.19%) nginx
Applications
1 58 (10.94%) Photoshop
2 26 (4.91%) InDesign
3 15 (2.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (0.94%) MS Excel
6 4 (0.75%) GIMP
7 1 (0.19%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 7 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 4 (0.75%) Magento
3 3 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.38%) WebTrends
4 2 (0.38%) Summit
5 1 (0.19%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.70%) SaaS
2 5 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.38%) GitHub
4 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.66%) Internet
2 8 (1.51%) Broadband
3 7 (1.32%) HTTP
4 5 (0.94%) SSL
5 3 (0.57%) DAB
6 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (0.19%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (8.30%) MySQL
2 18 (3.40%) SQL Server
3 12 (2.26%) Big Data
3 12 (2.26%) Relational Database
4 11 (2.08%) NoSQL
5 8 (1.51%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.57%) Impala
7 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.38%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 112 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 95 (17.92%) Subversion
3 51 (9.62%) Jasmine
4 33 (6.23%) Grunt
5 24 (4.53%) TortoiseSVN
6 23 (4.34%) Mocha
6 23 (4.34%) QUnit
7 17 (3.21%) JIRA
8 13 (2.45%) Selenium
8 13 (2.45%) JSUnit
9 12 (2.26%) Mercurial
9 12 (2.26%) PhantomJS
10 11 (2.08%) Visual Studio
11 9 (1.70%) Jenkins
12 7 (1.32%) Karma Test Runner
12 7 (1.32%) Ant
13 6 (1.13%) Xcode
13 6 (1.13%) Yeoman
14 5 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
14 5 (0.94%) Eclipse
General
1 78 (14.72%) Marketing
2 35 (6.60%) Advertising
3 33 (6.23%) Finance
4 20 (3.77%) Games
5 16 (3.02%) Retail
6 15 (2.83%) Publishing
7 5 (0.94%) Legal
7 5 (0.94%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.94%) Banking
8 4 (0.75%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.19%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.19%) German Language
11 1 (0.19%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 506 (95.47%) HTML
1 506 (95.47%) CSS
2 365 (68.87%) HTML5
3 347 (65.47%) jQuery
4 305 (57.55%) CSS3
5 185 (34.91%) AngularJS
6 154 (29.06%) Backbone.js
7 118 (22.26%) Ajax
8 117 (22.08%) Sass
9 92 (17.36%) .NET
10 82 (15.47%) JSON
11 74 (13.96%) LESS
12 60 (11.32%) XHTML
13 52 (9.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 46 (8.68%) XML
15 45 (8.49%) KnockoutJS
16 41 (7.74%) ASP.NET
17 38 (7.17%) PhoneGap
18 36 (6.79%) Web Services
19 35 (6.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 116 (21.89%) User Experience
2 32 (6.04%) Open Source
3 29 (5.47%) Mobile App
4 21 (3.96%) W3C
5 18 (3.40%) Computer Science
6 15 (2.83%) Social Media
7 14 (2.64%) Blog
7 14 (2.64%) Animation
8 12 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (1.89%) BBC
10 8 (1.51%) Management Information System
10 8 (1.51%) Visualisation
10 8 (1.51%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.13%) FMCG
12 5 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 5 (0.94%) RIA
13 4 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 4 (0.75%) Web 2.0
13 4 (0.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 4 (0.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 29 (5.47%) Linux
2 25 (4.72%) Apple iOS
3 24 (4.53%) Android
4 13 (2.45%) Windows
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (0.19%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.19%) webOS
5 1 (0.19%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 180 (33.96%) Agile Software Development
2 122 (23.02%) Responsive Web Design
3 121 (22.83%) OO
4 118 (22.26%) MVC
5 85 (16.04%) TDD
6 71 (13.40%) Scrum
7 67 (12.64%) Mentoring
8 61 (11.51%) Web Development
9 59 (11.13%) Web Design
10 56 (10.57%) E-Commerce
11 41 (7.74%) Software Engineering
12 37 (6.98%) OOP
13 35 (6.60%) SEO
14 32 (6.04%) Web Accessibility
15 31 (5.85%) BDD
16 30 (5.66%) Unit Testing
17 25 (4.72%) Project Management
18 22 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
19 20 (3.77%) Analytics
19 20 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 503 (94.91%) JavaScript
2 120 (22.64%) PHP
3 46 (8.68%) Java
4 41 (7.74%) C#
5 37 (6.98%) Python
6 32 (6.04%) PHP5
7 31 (5.85%) Objective-C
8 20 (3.77%) Ruby
9 18 (3.40%) SQL
10 9 (1.70%) C++
11 8 (1.51%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.13%) C
12 6 (1.13%) T-SQL
13 5 (0.94%) TypeScript
14 4 (0.75%) ActionScript 3.0
14 4 (0.75%) ActionScript 2.0
14 4 (0.75%) Perl
15 3 (0.57%) PHP4
16 2 (0.38%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.38%) F#
Qualifications
1 24 (4.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.72%) QA
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.38%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.38%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.38%) StatsD
Vendors
1 49 (9.25%) Adobe
2 25 (4.72%) Google
3 24 (4.53%) Twitter
4 21 (3.96%) Facebook
5 15 (2.83%) Microsoft
6 12 (2.26%) Zend
7 10 (1.89%) EPiServer
8 6 (1.13%) New Relic
9 3 (0.57%) Sitecore
9 3 (0.57%) SmartFocus
9 3 (0.57%) Apple
9 3 (0.57%) Oracle
9 3 (0.57%) ION Trading
10 2 (0.38%) Xamarin
11 1 (0.19%) Appcelerator
11 1 (0.19%) Yahoo!
11 1 (0.19%) SAP
11 1 (0.19%) JD Edwards
11 1 (0.19%) BT
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