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 20 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Front-End Developer
Rank 637 745 713
Rank change year-on-year
+108 -32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 265 141 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.23% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 205 130 150
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +10.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,250 £40,000 £37,150
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%

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
107784 102248 109748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.53% 94.51% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 87953 84954 93424
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +94 252 £47,500 -5.00% 31
London +37 145 £55,000 +10.00% 12
South East +26 40 £43,750 -7.89% 4
City of London +23 37 £52,500 +1.94% 4
East of England -16 13 £38,500 -3.75% 3
Yorkshire - 13 £55,000 - 3
North West -5 12 £43,750 +2.94% 5
South West -10 12 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Surrey +1 11 £42,500 -10.52% 2
West Midlands - 9 £40,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire +10 8 £32,500 +30.00%
East Midlands +3 8 £32,500 +30.00%
Hampshire - 8 £40,250 -
Middlesex - 8 £42,500 -
Berkshire +14 7 £52,500 -12.50% 2
Manchester -10 7 £35,000 -17.64% 5
Cambridge - 7 £35,000 - 3
Cambridgeshire - 7 £35,000 - 3
York - 7 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 7 £55,000 -
Guildford -1 6 £45,000 +2.85% 1
Hertfordshire -11 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Scotland - 6 £37,500 - 1
Devon - 6 £42,500 -
Birmingham - 6 £42,500 -
Exeter - 5 £42,500 -
Newbury - 4 £42,500 - 1
Macclesfield - 4 £50,000 -
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
Southampton - 4 - -

Senior Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 549 (95.48%) CSS
2 547 (95.13%) HTML
3 544 (94.61%) JavaScript
4 427 (74.26%) HTML5
5 374 (65.04%) jQuery
6 359 (62.43%) CSS3
7 203 (35.30%) AngularJS
8 195 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
9 178 (30.96%) Backbone.js
10 145 (25.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 143 (24.87%) MVC
12 131 (22.78%) Ajax
13 127 (22.09%) OO
14 117 (20.35%) Sass
15 115 (20.00%) Node.js
16 113 (19.65%) PHP
16 113 (19.65%) Git (software)
17 112 (19.48%) User Experience
18 98 (17.04%) Subversion
19 89 (15.48%) TDD
20 88 (15.30%) .NET
21 87 (15.13%) CMS
21 87 (15.13%) Scrum
22 79 (13.74%) Web Development
22 79 (13.74%) LESS
23 78 (13.57%) Marketing
24 76 (13.22%) JSON
24 76 (13.22%) XHTML
25 73 (12.70%) E-Commerce
26 71 (12.35%) Photoshop

Senior Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 115 (20.00%) Node.js
2 87 (15.13%) CMS
3 35 (6.09%) Umbraco
4 30 (5.22%) WordPress
5 18 (3.13%) Drupal
6 12 (2.09%) SAS
7 10 (1.74%) Confluence
8 9 (1.57%) Apache
9 6 (1.04%) SharePoint
9 6 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
10 5 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
11 4 (0.70%) JBoss
11 4 (0.70%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.52%) Flash Media Server
12 3 (0.52%) Facebook Platform
13 1 (0.17%) Adobe CQ
13 1 (0.17%) nginx
13 1 (0.17%) MS Project Server
13 1 (0.17%) Magnolia
Applications
1 71 (12.35%) Photoshop
2 26 (4.52%) InDesign
3 14 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
4 10 (1.74%) MS Excel
5 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.35%) Fireworks
6 2 (0.35%) GIMP
7 1 (0.17%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.17%) MS Project
7 1 (0.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (1.04%) WebTrends
2 5 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.52%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.52%) Magento
4 2 (0.35%) Summit
5 1 (0.17%) Front Arena
Cloud Services
1 12 (2.09%) SaaS
2 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.17%) Heroku
3 1 (0.17%) GitHub
3 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (6.26%) Internet
2 12 (2.09%) HTTP
3 11 (1.91%) Broadband
4 8 (1.39%) SSL
5 5 (0.87%) DAB
6 1 (0.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (8.35%) MySQL
2 16 (2.78%) Relational Database
3 10 (1.74%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.57%) Big Data
4 9 (1.57%) SQL Server
5 4 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (0.70%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.52%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 113 (19.65%) Git (software)
2 98 (17.04%) Subversion
3 64 (11.13%) Jasmine
4 48 (8.35%) Grunt
5 30 (5.22%) QUnit
6 24 (4.17%) TortoiseSVN
7 20 (3.48%) JSUnit
8 19 (3.30%) Mocha
9 17 (2.96%) JIRA
10 13 (2.26%) Selenium
10 13 (2.26%) Cucumber
10 13 (2.26%) Jenkins
11 12 (2.09%) Visual Studio
12 11 (1.91%) PhantomJS
13 9 (1.57%) Mercurial
14 8 (1.39%) Ant
14 8 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
15 7 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
16 5 (0.87%) Eclipse
17 4 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (13.57%) Marketing
2 41 (7.13%) Finance
3 40 (6.96%) Advertising
4 18 (3.13%) Games
5 14 (2.43%) Retail
6 13 (2.26%) Publishing
7 9 (1.57%) Automotive
8 7 (1.22%) Legal
8 7 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
9 6 (1.04%) Banking
10 2 (0.35%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.17%) German Language
11 1 (0.17%) Front Office
11 1 (0.17%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 549 (95.48%) CSS
2 547 (95.13%) HTML
3 427 (74.26%) HTML5
4 374 (65.04%) jQuery
5 359 (62.43%) CSS3
6 203 (35.30%) AngularJS
7 178 (30.96%) Backbone.js
8 131 (22.78%) Ajax
9 117 (20.35%) Sass
10 88 (15.30%) .NET
11 79 (13.74%) LESS
12 76 (13.22%) JSON
12 76 (13.22%) XHTML
13 69 (12.00%) XML
14 59 (10.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 56 (9.74%) Web Services
16 55 (9.57%) Ember.js
17 49 (8.52%) ASP.NET
18 45 (7.83%) KnockoutJS
19 38 (6.61%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 112 (19.48%) User Experience
2 36 (6.26%) Open Source
3 34 (5.91%) Mobile App
4 20 (3.48%) Social Media
4 20 (3.48%) Computer Science
5 17 (2.96%) Visualisation
6 14 (2.43%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (2.43%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.09%) W3C
8 11 (1.91%) BBC
9 10 (1.74%) Blog
10 9 (1.57%) RIA
10 9 (1.57%) Video on Demand
11 8 (1.39%) Animation
12 7 (1.22%) IPTV
12 7 (1.22%) Semantic Web
13 6 (1.04%) FMCG
14 5 (0.87%) Tandem
15 4 (0.70%) Client/Server
15 4 (0.70%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (6.26%) Linux
2 27 (4.70%) Apple iOS
3 26 (4.52%) Android
4 20 (3.48%) Windows
5 7 (1.22%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.35%) UNIX
7 1 (0.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (33.91%) Agile Software Development
2 145 (25.22%) Responsive Web Design
3 143 (24.87%) MVC
4 127 (22.09%) OO
5 89 (15.48%) TDD
6 87 (15.13%) Scrum
7 79 (13.74%) Web Development
8 73 (12.70%) E-Commerce
9 59 (10.26%) Web Design
10 55 (9.57%) Mentoring
11 41 (7.13%) Web Accessibility
12 40 (6.96%) Unit Testing
12 40 (6.96%) BDD
13 39 (6.78%) SEO
14 37 (6.43%) OOP
15 34 (5.91%) Software Engineering
16 31 (5.39%) Project Management
17 24 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
18 23 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
19 22 (3.83%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 544 (94.61%) JavaScript
2 113 (19.65%) PHP
3 52 (9.04%) Java
4 51 (8.87%) C#
5 39 (6.78%) Python
6 32 (5.57%) PHP5
7 27 (4.70%) Objective-C
7 27 (4.70%) SQL
8 22 (3.83%) Ruby
9 11 (1.91%) C++
10 9 (1.57%) T-SQL
11 8 (1.39%) ActionScript
12 6 (1.04%) ActionScript 3.0
12 6 (1.04%) ActionScript 2.0
13 5 (0.87%) Perl
13 5 (0.87%) C
14 4 (0.70%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.52%) PHP4
16 2 (0.35%) PowerShell
16 2 (0.35%) F#
Qualifications
1 48 (8.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 9001
2 2 (0.35%) ISO 14001
Systems Management
1 2 (0.35%) ZABBIX
1 2 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (0.35%) StatsD
Vendors
1 53 (9.22%) Adobe
2 30 (5.22%) Microsoft
3 21 (3.65%) Google
4 14 (2.43%) Zend
5 13 (2.26%) Twitter
6 11 (1.91%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.57%) Facebook
8 7 (1.22%) Apple
9 6 (1.04%) New Relic
10 5 (0.87%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.70%) JD Edwards
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle
11 4 (0.70%) SAP
12 3 (0.52%) ION Trading
13 2 (0.35%) Xamarin
14 1 (0.17%) Sencha
14 1 (0.17%) Yahoo!
14 1 (0.17%) BT
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