The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Senior Front-End Developer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 679 746 703
Rank change year-on-year
+67 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 268 228 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 243 165 299
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
99004 106428 116772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.24% 96.46% 96.44%
Number of salaries quoted 83229 86820 94728
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

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 3 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +71 258 £55,000 +10.00% 39
London +44 170 £60,000 +4.34% 25
City of London +95 52 £60,000 - 5
South East +27 31 £50,000 +2.56% 6
West Midlands -2 21 £45,000 -5.26% 5
Hampshire +20 14 £50,000 -4.76% 2
South West +9 14 £45,000 +20.00%
Southampton +13 11 £50,000 -4.76% 2
East Midlands +19 9 £42,500 +21.42%
Berkshire +20 8 £55,000 -4.34% 2
North West +24 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Birmingham - 7 £21,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +13 6 £63,750 +27.50%
East of England +9 6 £63,750 +27.50%
Bristol +2 5 £42,500 -
Warwickshire -9 5 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Warwick -17 5 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Derbyshire - 5 £50,000 -
Derby - 5 £50,000 -
Wiltshire - 5 £45,000 -
Reading +26 4 £52,500 +5.00%
Bournemouth +14 4 £50,000 +11.11%
Dorset +8 4 £50,000 +33.33%
Oxfordshire -9 4 £62,500 +25.00%
East Sussex - 4 £40,000 -
Brighton - 4 £40,000 -
Bracknell - 4 £48,750 - 2
Nottingham +11 3 £35,000 -
Manchester +6 3 £47,500 +5.55% 1
Surrey +5 3 £50,000 - 2

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, Senior Front-End Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 500 (93.28%) JavaScript
2 490 (91.42%) CSS
3 487 (90.86%) Front End Development
4 477 (88.99%) HTML
5 334 (62.31%) AngularJS
6 302 (56.34%) jQuery
7 297 (55.41%) HTML5
8 254 (47.39%) CSS3
9 212 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
10 186 (34.70%) Sass
11 161 (30.04%) User Experience
12 156 (29.10%) Web Development
13 140 (26.12%) TDD
14 139 (25.93%) Node.js
15 133 (24.81%) OO
16 125 (23.32%) React
17 124 (23.13%) Git (software)
18 122 (22.76%) Responsive Web Design
19 109 (20.34%) MVC
20 107 (19.96%) PHP
21 106 (19.78%) E-Commerce
21 106 (19.78%) Backbone.js
22 97 (18.10%) Grunt
23 96 (17.91%) LESS
24 88 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 82 (15.30%) Java
26 72 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
27 68 (12.69%) JSON
28 65 (12.13%) Marketing
28 65 (12.13%) .NET

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 139 (25.93%) Node.js
2 37 (6.90%) CMS
3 34 (6.34%) WordPress
4 16 (2.99%) Drupal
5 10 (1.87%) Apache
6 7 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 6 (1.12%) IIS
7 6 (1.12%) Jetty
7 6 (1.12%) nginx
8 5 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
8 5 (0.93%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.56%) Confluence
9 3 (0.56%) JBoss
9 3 (0.56%) Mule
10 2 (0.37%) Apache ServiceMix
11 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint
11 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (9.51%) Photoshop
2 13 (2.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.49%) MS Excel
4 4 (0.75%) Fireworks
5 3 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Magento
2 3 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.17%) Google Analytics
2 15 (2.80%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.68%) SaaS
4 6 (1.12%) GitHub
5 4 (0.75%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (0.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.56%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.19%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.80%) Internet
2 7 (1.31%) SMTP
3 6 (1.12%) HTTP
3 6 (1.12%) HTTPS
3 6 (1.12%) Intranet
4 4 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.56%) SSH
6 2 (0.37%) Extranet
6 2 (0.37%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.17%) Big Data
2 16 (2.99%) MySQL
3 13 (2.43%) NoSQL
4 9 (1.68%) MongoDB
4 9 (1.68%) SQL Server
5 3 (0.56%) Redis
6 2 (0.37%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) GIS
7 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 124 (23.13%) Git (software)
2 97 (18.10%) Grunt
3 64 (11.94%) gulp
4 39 (7.28%) Jasmine
5 37 (6.90%) Subversion
6 26 (4.85%) Bower
7 19 (3.54%) Karma Test Runner
8 14 (2.61%) Visual Studio
9 13 (2.43%) Jenkins
10 11 (2.05%) webpack
11 9 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
12 8 (1.49%) Maven
13 7 (1.31%) JIRA
14 6 (1.12%) Gradle
14 6 (1.12%) Hudson
14 6 (1.12%) Mocha
14 6 (1.12%) PhantomJS
14 6 (1.12%) TeamCity
15 5 (0.93%) Babel
16 4 (0.75%) QUnit
General
1 65 (12.13%) Marketing
2 49 (9.14%) Finance
3 25 (4.66%) Law
4 21 (3.92%) Retail
5 19 (3.54%) Games
6 14 (2.61%) Banking
7 11 (2.05%) Legal
7 11 (2.05%) Publishing
8 8 (1.49%) Advertising
9 5 (0.93%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.56%) Electronics
10 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.37%) Back Office
11 2 (0.37%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.19%) Brand Awareness
12 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 490 (91.42%) CSS
2 477 (88.99%) HTML
3 334 (62.31%) AngularJS
4 302 (56.34%) jQuery
5 297 (55.41%) HTML5
6 254 (47.39%) CSS3
7 186 (34.70%) Sass
8 125 (23.32%) React
9 106 (19.78%) Backbone.js
10 96 (17.91%) LESS
11 88 (16.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 68 (12.69%) JSON
13 65 (12.13%) .NET
14 50 (9.33%) KnockoutJS
15 49 (9.14%) Ajax
16 46 (8.58%) RequireJS
17 44 (8.21%) RESTful
18 38 (7.09%) Ember.js
19 31 (5.78%) ASP.NET
19 31 (5.78%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 161 (30.04%) User Experience
2 36 (6.72%) Computer Science
3 31 (5.78%) Mobile App
4 18 (3.36%) W3C
5 12 (2.24%) Visualisation
6 10 (1.87%) Blog
6 10 (1.87%) Web 2.0
7 8 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.31%) iPad
9 6 (1.12%) Semantic Web
10 5 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (0.93%) BBC
10 5 (0.93%) iPhone
11 4 (0.75%) Equities
11 4 (0.75%) Streaming Video
11 4 (0.75%) Video Editing
12 3 (0.56%) Animation
12 3 (0.56%) iDTV
12 3 (0.56%) NHS
12 3 (0.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.54%) Linux
1 19 (3.54%) Windows
2 17 (3.17%) Apple iOS
3 12 (2.24%) Android
4 9 (1.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (90.86%) Front End Development
2 212 (39.55%) Agile Software Development
3 156 (29.10%) Web Development
4 140 (26.12%) TDD
5 133 (24.81%) OO
6 122 (22.76%) Responsive Web Design
7 109 (20.34%) MVC
8 106 (19.78%) E-Commerce
9 72 (13.43%) Continuous Integration
10 50 (9.33%) Unit Testing
11 48 (8.96%) Scrum
12 45 (8.40%) Software Engineering
13 39 (7.28%) Analytics
14 38 (7.09%) OOP
15 36 (6.72%) Mobile First
16 33 (6.16%) Mentoring
16 33 (6.16%) Open Source
17 31 (5.78%) Web Design
18 30 (5.60%) BDD
19 25 (4.66%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 500 (93.28%) JavaScript
2 107 (19.96%) PHP
3 82 (15.30%) Java
4 50 (9.33%) C#
5 42 (7.84%) ES6
6 26 (4.85%) Python
7 20 (3.73%) Ruby
8 14 (2.61%) SQL
9 9 (1.68%) Bash Shell
10 8 (1.49%) C++
11 7 (1.31%) ECMAScript
11 7 (1.31%) Scala
12 6 (1.12%) TypeScript
13 3 (0.56%) ActionScript
13 3 (0.56%) ActionScript 3.0
13 3 (0.56%) Clojure
13 3 (0.56%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.37%) ClojureScript
14 2 (0.37%) CoffeeScript
14 2 (0.37%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (8.77%) Degree
2 3 (0.56%) MBA
3 1 (0.19%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) MCSD
3 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.19%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.29%) QA
2 7 (1.31%) WCAG
3 3 (0.56%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (1.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (0.75%) TeamSite
2 1 (0.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 30 (5.60%) Google
2 29 (5.41%) Adobe
3 21 (3.92%) Twitter
4 11 (2.05%) Microsoft
5 7 (1.31%) Facebook
6 6 (1.12%) Apple
6 6 (1.12%) Zend
7 4 (0.75%) FatWire
7 4 (0.75%) SAP
7 4 (0.75%) Yahoo!
8 3 (0.56%) BT
8 3 (0.56%) Interwoven
8 3 (0.56%) Oracle
9 2 (0.37%) hybris
10 1 (0.19%) Cognizant
10 1 (0.19%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.19%) Perforce
10 1 (0.19%) Rally
10 1 (0.19%) Sage
10 1 (0.19%) Sitecore
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