Period
to 18 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East Sussex > Brighton
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 94 69
Rank change year-on-year +38 -25 -30
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 63 41 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 4.11% 2.27% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 2.31% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 36 44
Brighton median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.11% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,625 £50,000
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50% +5.96%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Brighton. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Brighton
Permanent vacancies in Brighton with a recognized job title 1,508 1,776 1,528
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.43% 98.39% 99.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,384 1,608 1,396
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £66,250
East Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Brighton

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Brighton.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Brighton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Brighton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Brighton region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 61 (96.83%) JavaScript
2 60 (95.24%) Front End Development
3 48 (76.19%) React
3 48 (76.19%) AngularJS
4 32 (50.79%) CSS
5 30 (47.62%) HTML
6 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (25.40%) Vue.js
7 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
8 15 (23.81%) TDD
9 14 (22.22%) Redux
10 13 (20.63%) Sass
10 13 (20.63%) Scrum
11 12 (19.05%) Web Development
12 10 (15.87%) BDD
12 10 (15.87%) webpack
13 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
13 8 (12.70%) Finance
14 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
14 7 (11.11%) jQuery
14 7 (11.11%) HTML5
14 7 (11.11%) RESTful
14 7 (11.11%) ES6
14 7 (11.11%) TypeScript
15 6 (9.52%) LESS
15 6 (9.52%) CSS3
15 6 (9.52%) React Native
16 5 (7.94%) Wireframes
16 5 (7.94%) Prototyping
16 5 (7.94%) PHP

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Brighton 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 3 (4.76%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Drupal
2 1 (1.59%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.59%) SilverStripe
2 1 (1.59%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.59%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) npm
2 1 (1.59%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
1 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (25.40%) Git (software)
2 10 (15.87%) webpack
3 2 (3.17%) Mocha
3 2 (3.17%) Travis CI
4 1 (1.59%) git-flow
4 1 (1.59%) Jasmine
4 1 (1.59%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (76.19%) AngularJS
1 48 (76.19%) React
2 32 (50.79%) CSS
3 30 (47.62%) HTML
4 16 (25.40%) Vue.js
5 14 (22.22%) Redux
6 13 (20.63%) Sass
7 7 (11.11%) HTML5
7 7 (11.11%) jQuery
7 7 (11.11%) RESTful
8 6 (9.52%) CSS3
8 6 (9.52%) LESS
8 6 (9.52%) React Native
9 3 (4.76%) .NET
9 3 (4.76%) Angular 2
9 3 (4.76%) REST
9 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET
10 2 (3.17%) ASP.NET Core
10 2 (3.17%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) User Experience
2 3 (4.76%) Fintech
3 2 (3.17%) e-Learning
3 2 (3.17%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.17%) Android
1 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (95.24%) Front End Development
2 24 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (23.81%) TDD
4 13 (20.63%) Scrum
5 12 (19.05%) Web Development
6 10 (15.87%) BDD
7 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
8 5 (7.94%) MVC
8 5 (7.94%) Prototyping
8 5 (7.94%) Wireframes
9 4 (6.35%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Development
10 3 (4.76%) Kanban
10 3 (4.76%) Technical Leadership
11 2 (3.17%) Problem-Solving
11 2 (3.17%) Progressive Web App
11 2 (3.17%) Software Delivery
11 2 (3.17%) Sprint Planning
11 2 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 61 (96.83%) JavaScript
2 7 (11.11%) ES6
2 7 (11.11%) TypeScript
3 5 (7.94%) C#
3 5 (7.94%) PHP
4 3 (4.76%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) PHP 5
5 1 (1.59%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (4.76%) Adobe