Period
to 27 October 2021

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Bristol during the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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
27 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 60 86
Rank change year-on-year -33 +26 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 104 41 90
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Bristol 3.01% 4.05% 2.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.21% 4.19% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 94 32 83
10th Percentile £34,125 £35,125 £27,832
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £36,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £56,250 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £60,000 " £57,500
South West median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol. 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
Bristol
Permanent vacancies in Bristol with a recognized job title 3,244 979 3,109
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.81% 96.64% 97.80%
Number of salaries quoted 2,184 859 2,658
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
75th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £55,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £62,500
South West 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 Bristol

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Bristol over the 6 months to 27 October 2021.

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 October 2021, 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 Bristol region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 95 (91.35%) Front End Development
2 80 (76.92%) HTML
2 80 (76.92%) JavaScript
3 77 (74.04%) CSS
4 69 (66.35%) React
5 44 (42.31%) Vue.js
6 37 (35.58%) TypeScript
6 37 (35.58%) AngularJS
7 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
8 28 (26.92%) Node.js
9 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
10 24 (23.08%) RESTful
11 22 (21.15%) User Experience
12 21 (20.19%) Git (software)
12 21 (20.19%) SaaS
13 20 (19.23%) Java
14 19 (18.27%) Scrum
14 19 (18.27%) Redux
15 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
16 15 (14.42%) C#
17 14 (13.46%) Python
17 14 (13.46%) Electron Framework
17 14 (13.46%) Go
18 13 (12.50%) HTML5
18 13 (12.50%) Sass
19 12 (11.54%) e-Learning
19 12 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
19 12 (11.54%) npm
20 11 (10.58%) ES6
21 10 (9.62%) React Native

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 9 (8.65%) CMS
2 7 (6.73%) WordPress
3 5 (4.81%) Joomla!
4 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.96%) Kentico
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (4.81%) Adobe XD
2 1 (0.96%) InDesign
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Magento
1 1 (0.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (20.19%) SaaS
2 12 (11.54%) npm
3 5 (4.81%) Azure
3 5 (4.81%) GitHub
4 4 (3.85%) AWS
4 4 (3.85%) GitHub Actions
5 3 (2.88%) Amazon Cognito
5 3 (2.88%) GCP
6 2 (1.92%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.96%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) MySQL
1 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
1 1 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 21 (20.19%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.65%) Jasmine
3 6 (5.77%) webpack
4 5 (4.81%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (4.81%) Jenkins
5 4 (3.85%) Codeship
5 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.85%) Mocha
5 4 (3.85%) Storybook
6 3 (2.88%) Grunt
6 3 (2.88%) gulp
7 2 (1.92%) Artifactory
7 2 (1.92%) Protractor
7 2 (1.92%) Subversion
8 1 (0.96%) Babel
8 1 (0.96%) Cypress.io
8 1 (0.96%) GitLab
8 1 (0.96%) JIRA
8 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (9.62%) Marketing
2 5 (4.81%) Finance
3 4 (3.85%) Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Private Banking
3 4 (3.85%) Public Sector
4 3 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.88%) Electronics
4 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.92%) Social Skills
6 1 (0.96%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 1 (0.96%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 80 (76.92%) HTML
2 77 (74.04%) CSS
3 69 (66.35%) React
4 44 (42.31%) Vue.js
5 37 (35.58%) AngularJS
6 28 (26.92%) Node.js
7 24 (23.08%) RESTful
8 19 (18.27%) Redux
9 14 (13.46%) Electron Framework
10 13 (12.50%) HTML5
10 13 (12.50%) Sass
11 10 (9.62%) React Native
12 9 (8.65%) CSS3
13 8 (7.69%) Jest
13 8 (7.69%) jQuery
13 8 (7.69%) REST
13 8 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (3.85%) Enzyme
14 4 (3.85%) RxJS
14 4 (3.85%) Tailwind CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (21.15%) User Experience
2 12 (11.54%) e-Learning
2 12 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
3 8 (7.69%) Tandem
4 5 (4.81%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (3.85%) Video\Live Streaming
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.92%) Mobile Banking
6 2 (1.92%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.96%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.96%) Legacy Code
7 1 (0.96%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (91.35%) Front End Development
2 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 19 (18.27%) Scrum
5 16 (15.38%) E-Commerce
6 10 (9.62%) OOP
6 10 (9.62%) Web Development
7 9 (8.65%) Fintech
8 8 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.73%) SOLID
9 7 (6.73%) Test Automation
10 6 (5.77%) Content Management
10 6 (5.77%) Full Stack Development
10 6 (5.77%) Web Design
10 6 (5.77%) Wireframes
11 5 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (4.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
11 5 (4.81%) MVC
11 5 (4.81%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.81%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (76.92%) JavaScript
2 37 (35.58%) TypeScript
3 20 (19.23%) Java
4 15 (14.42%) C#
5 14 (13.46%) Go
5 14 (13.46%) Python
6 11 (10.58%) ES6
7 5 (4.81%) PHP
8 3 (2.88%) SQL
9 2 (1.92%) C
9 2 (1.92%) ES7
10 1 (0.96%) C++
10 1 (0.96%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
1 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (5.77%) Adobe
2 4 (3.85%) Apple
3 3 (2.88%) SAP
4 1 (0.96%) Netlify
4 1 (0.96%) Sitecore