Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 140 67
Rank change year-on-year +20 -73 +51
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 60 25 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.01% 0.97% 4.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.13% 1.07% 4.40%
Number of salaries quoted 55 22 97
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,500 £36,500 £32,650
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,821 2,340 2,409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.32% 90.80% 90.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,901 1,768 1,913
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £65,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,641
% change year-on-year - +3.11% +1.49%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Cambridge

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Cambridge

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 58 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 37 (61.67%) AngularJS
3 33 (55.00%) HTML
4 29 (48.33%) React
5 26 (43.33%) CSS
6 22 (36.67%) RESTful
7 17 (28.33%) Node.js
7 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (26.67%) Python
8 16 (26.67%) jQuery
9 14 (23.33%) Web Services
10 13 (21.67%) HTML5
10 13 (21.67%) User Experience
11 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
11 12 (20.00%) Java
11 12 (20.00%) .NET
11 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
11 12 (20.00%) Degree
12 11 (18.33%) C#
13 10 (16.67%) OO
13 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
13 10 (16.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
14 9 (15.00%) Big Data
14 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
14 9 (15.00%) Life Science
14 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
15 8 (13.33%) Django
15 8 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.33%) HTTP
2 3 (5.00%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) Intranet
3 1 (1.67%) MQTT
3 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) Big Data
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
2 5 (8.33%) MySQL
3 4 (6.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (5.00%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (3.33%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.33%) Redis
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.67%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.67%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.33%) Selenium
2 2 (3.33%) webpack
3 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.00%) Games
2 2 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 58 (96.67%) Developer
2 38 (63.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 27 (45.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 12 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
5 10 (16.67%) Senior Developer
6 9 (15.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 8 (13.33%) Angular Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
8 5 (8.33%) Web Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Applications Developer
9 4 (6.67%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (6.67%) Lead Developer
10 3 (5.00%) JavaScript Engineer
11 2 (3.33%) Agile .NET Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Agile C# Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Junior
11 2 (3.33%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (3.33%) Node.js Developer
11 2 (3.33%) Software Developer
11 2 (3.33%) UX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) AngularJS
2 33 (55.00%) HTML
3 29 (48.33%) React
4 26 (43.33%) CSS
5 22 (36.67%) RESTful
6 17 (28.33%) Node.js
7 16 (26.67%) jQuery
8 14 (23.33%) Web Services
9 13 (21.67%) HTML5
10 12 (20.00%) .NET
11 10 (16.67%) Vue (Vue.js)
12 8 (13.33%) Django
13 6 (10.00%) CSS3
14 5 (8.33%) REST
14 5 (8.33%) Sass
15 4 (6.67%) Express
15 4 (6.67%) WebSockets
16 3 (5.00%) Ajax
16 3 (5.00%) Ember.js
17 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) User Experience
2 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 9 (15.00%) Life Science
4 5 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 3 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (5.00%) W3C
6 2 (3.33%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 10 (16.67%) OO
4 9 (15.00%) Mathematics
4 9 (15.00%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (15.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (13.33%) DevOps
5 8 (13.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 7 (11.67%) Web Design
7 6 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 6 (10.00%) Customer-Centric Development
7 6 (10.00%) Customer-Centricity
7 6 (10.00%) Web Development
8 4 (6.67%) Artificial Intelligence
8 4 (6.67%) Machine Learning
8 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 4 (6.67%) OOD
8 4 (6.67%) SDLC
9 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 58 (96.67%) JavaScript
2 16 (26.67%) Python
3 12 (20.00%) Java
4 11 (18.33%) C#
5 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
6 3 (5.00%) PHP
6 3 (5.00%) SQL
7 2 (3.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) QA
1 2 (3.33%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe