Period
to 26 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 103 124
Rank change year-on-year 0 +21 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 103 83 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 2.67% 2.37% 2.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 2.44% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 90 78 77
Bristol median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,200
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
South West median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% +4.48%

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 3756 3398 3836
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 97.41% 97.11% 97.91%
Number of salaries quoted 3172 2974 3253
Bristol median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,000 £24,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £66,150
South West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%

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

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

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 6 months to 26 July 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 26 July 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.

1 100 (97.09%) HTML
1 100 (97.09%) JavaScript
2 99 (96.12%) CSS
3 92 (89.32%) Front End Development
4 81 (78.64%) AngularJS
5 80 (77.67%) Agile Software Development
6 57 (55.34%) HTML5
7 48 (46.60%) CSS3
8 45 (43.69%) Node.js
9 39 (37.86%) Java
10 38 (36.89%) React
11 37 (35.92%) Ajax
12 35 (33.98%) Backbone.js
12 35 (33.98%) Finance
12 35 (33.98%) Ember.js
13 33 (32.04%) JSON
14 30 (29.13%) Web Development
15 28 (27.18%) C#
16 27 (26.21%) Marketing
16 27 (26.21%) Digital Marketing
17 26 (25.24%) KnockoutJS
17 26 (25.24%) TDD
18 25 (24.27%) C++
18 25 (24.27%) XML
18 25 (24.27%) jQuery
19 24 (23.30%) Business Intelligence
19 24 (23.30%) SAP
19 24 (23.30%) Programme Management
19 24 (23.30%) Manufacturing
19 24 (23.30%) Electronics

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 14 (13.59%) Confluence
2 6 (5.83%) GlassFish
2 6 (5.83%) JBoss
3 4 (3.88%) Apache
3 4 (3.88%) Tomcat
3 4 (3.88%) WordPress
4 3 (2.91%) CMS
5 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (4.85%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (2.91%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.91%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.68%) HTTP
2 8 (7.77%) SSL
3 2 (1.94%) DNS
4 1 (0.97%) Internet
4 1 (0.97%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.91%) MongoDB
1 3 (2.91%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.97%) MySQL
2 1 (0.97%) RDBMS
2 1 (0.97%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 23 (22.33%) Git (software)
2 17 (16.50%) JIRA
3 11 (10.68%) Grunt
4 10 (9.71%) Jasmine
4 10 (9.71%) Karma Test Runner
4 10 (9.71%) TeamCity
5 7 (6.80%) gulp
5 7 (6.80%) Maven
6 5 (4.85%) Selenium
7 4 (3.88%) Cucumber
7 4 (3.88%) IntelliJ
7 4 (3.88%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.88%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (3.88%) JUnit
7 4 (3.88%) Subversion
8 3 (2.91%) Bower
8 3 (2.91%) JSHint
8 3 (2.91%) QUnit
8 3 (2.91%) webpack
9 2 (1.94%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (33.98%) Finance
2 27 (26.21%) Marketing
3 24 (23.30%) Electronics
3 24 (23.30%) Manufacturing
3 24 (23.30%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.71%) Banking
5 5 (4.85%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Back Office
7 1 (0.97%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (97.09%) HTML
2 99 (96.12%) CSS
3 81 (78.64%) AngularJS
4 57 (55.34%) HTML5
5 48 (46.60%) CSS3
6 45 (43.69%) Node.js
7 38 (36.89%) React
8 37 (35.92%) Ajax
9 35 (33.98%) Backbone.js
9 35 (33.98%) Ember.js
10 33 (32.04%) JSON
11 26 (25.24%) KnockoutJS
12 25 (24.27%) jQuery
12 25 (24.27%) XML
13 12 (11.65%) Angular 2
13 12 (11.65%) LESS
14 11 (10.68%) Spring
15 10 (9.71%) Redux
15 10 (9.71%) REST
16 9 (8.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.62%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (9.71%) iPad
3 9 (8.74%) User Experience
4 6 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.91%) Video Editing
6 2 (1.94%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.97%) Android
1 1 (0.97%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (89.32%) Front End Development
2 80 (77.67%) Agile Software Development
3 30 (29.13%) Web Development
4 27 (26.21%) Digital Marketing
5 26 (25.24%) TDD
6 24 (23.30%) Business Intelligence
6 24 (23.30%) Programme Management
7 13 (12.62%) Scrum
8 12 (11.65%) BDD
8 12 (11.65%) MVC
9 10 (9.71%) Microservices
9 10 (9.71%) SOLID
10 9 (8.74%) OO
11 5 (4.85%) Open Source
12 4 (3.88%) ATDD
12 4 (3.88%) DevOps
12 4 (3.88%) Prototyping
12 4 (3.88%) Unit Testing
12 4 (3.88%) Visualisation
13 3 (2.91%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 100 (97.09%) JavaScript
2 39 (37.86%) Java
3 28 (27.18%) C#
4 25 (24.27%) C++
5 8 (7.77%) PHP
6 3 (2.91%) ES6
6 3 (2.91%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (3.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.97%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.97%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Docker
Vendors
1 24 (23.30%) SAP
2 13 (12.62%) Google
3 4 (3.88%) Adobe
4 1 (0.97%) Microsoft
4 1 (0.97%) Sencha
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