The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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)
South West / Bristol
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 83 94 88
Rank change year-on-year +11 -6  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 45 35 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.44% 1.87% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 1.94% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 42 34 44
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -3.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,650
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Bristol
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1783 1805 1982
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 96.74% 96.58% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1514 1583 1654
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Bristol over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 across the Bristol region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 77 (95.06%) JavaScript
2 67 (82.72%) Front End Development
3 65 (80.25%) HTML
4 64 (79.01%) CSS
5 57 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
6 56 (69.14%) AngularJS
7 40 (49.38%) Web Development
8 35 (43.21%) React
9 31 (38.27%) HTML5
10 25 (30.86%) CSS3
10 25 (30.86%) jQuery
11 23 (28.40%) Backbone.js
12 17 (20.99%) User Experience
13 16 (19.75%) Scrum
13 16 (19.75%) Visualisation
13 16 (19.75%) Degree
13 16 (19.75%) Open Source
14 15 (18.52%) WebGL
14 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
14 15 (18.52%) SDLC
15 14 (17.28%) Ajax
15 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
16 13 (16.05%) TDD
16 13 (16.05%) LESS
17 12 (14.81%) Node.js
17 12 (14.81%) MVC
17 12 (14.81%) Java
18 11 (13.58%) HTTP
19 10 (12.35%) SSL
19 10 (12.35%) Spring

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 7 (8.64%) CMS
2 4 (4.94%) Confluence
2 4 (4.94%) Kentico
3 3 (3.70%) Apache
3 3 (3.70%) GlassFish
3 3 (3.70%) JBoss
3 3 (3.70%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) WordPress
4 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (2.47%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.64%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (13.58%) HTTP
2 10 (12.35%) SSL
3 3 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (1.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 15 (18.52%) Git (software)
2 7 (8.64%) Grunt
3 6 (7.41%) Jasmine
3 6 (7.41%) JIRA
3 6 (7.41%) Karma Test Runner
3 6 (7.41%) Maven
3 6 (7.41%) Subversion
4 4 (4.94%) gulp
4 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.94%) JUnit
5 3 (3.70%) Bower
5 3 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 3 (3.70%) IntelliJ
5 3 (3.70%) JIRA Agile
5 3 (3.70%) Selenium
6 2 (2.47%) JSHint
6 2 (2.47%) QUnit
6 2 (2.47%) TeamCity
6 2 (2.47%) Visual Studio
6 2 (2.47%) webpack
General
1 5 (6.17%) Retail
2 3 (3.70%) Finance
3 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 1 (1.23%) Advertising
4 1 (1.23%) Back Office
4 1 (1.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (80.25%) HTML
2 64 (79.01%) CSS
3 56 (69.14%) AngularJS
4 35 (43.21%) React
5 31 (38.27%) HTML5
6 25 (30.86%) CSS3
6 25 (30.86%) jQuery
7 23 (28.40%) Backbone.js
8 15 (18.52%) WebGL
9 14 (17.28%) Ajax
10 13 (16.05%) LESS
11 12 (14.81%) Node.js
12 10 (12.35%) REST
12 10 (12.35%) Spring
13 9 (11.11%) JSON
13 9 (11.11%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 9 (11.11%) Web Services
14 8 (9.88%) .NET
14 8 (9.88%) Ember.js
15 7 (8.64%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 17 (20.99%) User Experience
2 9 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 4 (4.94%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.47%) Graphic Design
4 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (2.47%) Video Editing
5 1 (1.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Android
1 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.23%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (82.72%) Front End Development
2 57 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (49.38%) Web Development
4 16 (19.75%) Open Source
4 16 (19.75%) Scrum
4 16 (19.75%) Visualisation
5 15 (18.52%) SDLC
6 14 (17.28%) Software Engineering
7 13 (16.05%) TDD
8 12 (14.81%) MVC
9 10 (12.35%) BDD
10 6 (7.41%) OO
11 4 (4.94%) DevOps
12 3 (3.70%) ATDD
12 3 (3.70%) Mobile Development
12 3 (3.70%) Responsive Web Design
12 3 (3.70%) Web Design
13 2 (2.47%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.47%) OOP
13 2 (2.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (95.06%) JavaScript
2 12 (14.81%) Java
3 8 (9.88%) PHP
4 2 (2.47%) C#
5 1 (1.23%) ES6
5 1 (1.23%) Korn
5 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.23%) SQL
5 1 (1.23%) TypeScript
5 1 (1.23%) XPath
Qualifications
1 16 (19.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) FATCA
System Software
1 1 (1.23%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (3.70%) Adobe
2 2 (2.47%) Google
3 1 (1.23%) MuleSoft
3 1 (1.23%) Solace
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