Find frontend developers in Amsterdam: A guide to source the best talent

Pubished 16th October 2020

Frontend development is the practice of building the user-facing aspects of a website, application or software package. A frontend developer often works closely with design and user experience professionals to bring wireframes from development to delivery.

There are currently 1090 frontend developers in Amsterdam and 58% of them have changed jobs in the last year. The average tenure is 1.2 years.

Fast stats on frontend developers

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Frontend developers in Amsterdam

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Gender diversity for frontend developers in Amsterdam

The frontend developer workforce in Amsterdam has a male majority of 81% whilst 19% are female.

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What schools are producing frontend developers?

Among the universities where most graduates are placed into frontend developer roles in Amsterdam; Amsterdam University of Applied Sciences comes out on top with 118 developers. The University of Amsterdam comes in second with 81 developers followed by Codaisseur of Amsterdam with 55.

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University degrees

Most of Amsterdam's frontend developer talent has a bachelor’s degree (58%) while over to a third (35%) have a master’s degree.

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Most common skills among frontend developers

The top three skills that frontend developers in Amsterdam list on their LinkedIn profile are JavaScript (98%), CSS (87%) and React.js (61%).

Fastest growing skills among frontend developers

Vue.js, GraphQL and React Native are the top three fastest-growing skills among frontend developers in Amsterdam.

Most common titles among frontend developers

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Top companies hiring frontend developers

The top companies in Amsterdam that have grown their frontend developer teams in the last year are (87%), Backbase (25%) and Adyen (24%).

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Industries hiring frontend developers

The industries where the most frontend developers in Amsterdam have been hired are Computer Software (129), FinTech (57) and Retail (34).

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