Period
to 9 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Brighton during the 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 62 88 89
Rank change year-on-year +26 +1 -47
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 70 42 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Brighton 3.98% 2.33% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.03% 2.35% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 65 40 22
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +38.46% -7.14%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £57,500 £40,750
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +38.46% -7.14%

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 1,737 1,786 1,617
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.81% 98.89% 99.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 1,612 1,426
Brighton median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £68,125
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +7.32%

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 9 December 2018.

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 9 December 2018, 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 70 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 65 (92.86%) Front End Development
3 58 (82.86%) CSS
4 48 (68.57%) HTML
5 41 (58.57%) AngularJS
6 35 (50.00%) React
7 31 (44.29%) Photoshop
8 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (41.43%) webpack
9 28 (40.00%) Sass
10 25 (35.71%) jQuery
11 17 (24.29%) PHP
11 17 (24.29%) Wireframes
11 17 (24.29%) Prototyping
12 16 (22.86%) Redux
13 15 (21.43%) Adobe
14 14 (20.00%) CMS
15 13 (18.57%) Java
15 13 (18.57%) TDD
16 11 (15.71%) Scrum
16 11 (15.71%) ES6
16 11 (15.71%) Node.js
17 10 (14.29%) LESS
17 10 (14.29%) CSS3
17 10 (14.29%) Vue.js
17 10 (14.29%) npm
17 10 (14.29%) Web Development
17 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
18 8 (11.43%) Finance
18 8 (11.43%) .NET

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 14 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Drupal
2 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.43%) SilverStripe
2 1 (1.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 31 (44.29%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.86%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.29%) npm
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (1.43%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.71%) MySQL
2 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 29 (41.43%) webpack
2 10 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 7 (10.00%) Visual Studio Code
4 2 (2.86%) Travis CI
5 1 (1.43%) git-flow
5 1 (1.43%) Grunt
5 1 (1.43%) gulp
5 1 (1.43%) Mocha
General
1 8 (11.43%) Finance
2 3 (4.29%) Marketing
3 2 (2.86%) Advertising
3 2 (2.86%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (82.86%) CSS
2 48 (68.57%) HTML
3 41 (58.57%) AngularJS
4 35 (50.00%) React
5 28 (40.00%) Sass
6 25 (35.71%) jQuery
7 16 (22.86%) Redux
8 11 (15.71%) Node.js
9 10 (14.29%) CSS3
9 10 (14.29%) LESS
9 10 (14.29%) Vue.js
10 8 (11.43%) .NET
10 8 (11.43%) Jest
11 5 (7.14%) HTML5
11 5 (7.14%) React Native
12 4 (5.71%) RESTful
13 3 (4.29%) HTML5 Canvas
13 3 (4.29%) REST
14 2 (2.86%) Semantic HTML
14 2 (2.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) User Experience
2 3 (4.29%) e-Learning
3 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.86%) Graphic Design
3 2 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.43%) Fintech
4 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (92.86%) Front End Development
2 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (24.29%) Prototyping
3 17 (24.29%) Wireframes
4 13 (18.57%) TDD
5 11 (15.71%) Scrum
6 10 (14.29%) Web Development
7 7 (10.00%) BDD
8 6 (8.57%) Software Engineering
9 3 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.29%) Cross-Browser Development
9 3 (4.29%) Kanban
9 3 (4.29%) MVC
10 2 (2.86%) Marketing Automation
10 2 (2.86%) Open Source
10 2 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (2.86%) SDLC
10 2 (2.86%) Software Delivery
10 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
10 2 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 70 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (24.29%) PHP
3 13 (18.57%) Java
4 11 (15.71%) ES6
5 6 (8.57%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.86%) C#
6 2 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (1.43%) PHP 5
7 1 (1.43%) SQL
Vendors
1 15 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (1.43%) Peoplefluent