Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 126 84
Rank change year-on-year +42 -42 +14
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 69 45 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 2.86% 1.68% 3.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 1.82% 3.40%
Number of salaries quoted 65 37 70
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% -4.76%
10th Percentile £24,975 £38,750 £32,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £71,250 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -15.00%

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 2,267 2,469 2,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 94.03% 92.02% 90.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,612 1,900 1,776
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £28,500 £28,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.16%

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 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 September 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 61 (88.41%) JavaScript
2 43 (62.32%) HTML
3 42 (60.87%) CSS
4 37 (53.62%) AngularJS
5 27 (39.13%) React
6 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (27.54%) .NET
8 18 (26.09%) C#
9 17 (24.64%) jQuery
9 17 (24.64%) User Experience
10 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
11 15 (21.74%) RESTful
11 15 (21.74%) Vue.js
12 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
12 14 (20.29%) Node.js
12 14 (20.29%) Web Development
13 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
14 12 (17.39%) SQL
14 12 (17.39%) Java
14 12 (17.39%) Python
15 10 (14.49%) HTML5
15 10 (14.49%) TypeScript
16 9 (13.04%) MySQL
17 8 (11.59%) PHP
17 8 (11.59%) Web Services
17 8 (11.59%) REST
17 8 (11.59%) Sass
17 8 (11.59%) DevOps
18 7 (10.14%) SDLC
18 7 (10.14%) CSS3

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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.45%) JBoss
2 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.45%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.90%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.90%) HTTP
1 2 (2.90%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.45%) MQTT
2 1 (1.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) MySQL
2 6 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 6 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.80%) Big Data
3 4 (5.80%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.90%) Redis
5 1 (1.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.45%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.45%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.45%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (20.29%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.80%) Selenium
3 3 (4.35%) JIRA
4 2 (2.90%) git-flow
4 2 (2.90%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.90%) JUnit
4 2 (2.90%) Mocha
4 2 (2.90%) Subversion
4 2 (2.90%) webpack
5 1 (1.45%) Gradle
5 1 (1.45%) Grunt
5 1 (1.45%) gulp
5 1 (1.45%) Hudson
5 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.45%) Maven
5 1 (1.45%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.45%) VisualVM
General
1 5 (7.25%) Games
1 5 (7.25%) Marketing
2 3 (4.35%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 65 (94.20%) Developer
2 43 (62.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 18 (26.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (13.04%) Junior
4 9 (13.04%) Junior Developer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Developer
6 7 (10.14%) Angular Developer
7 6 (8.70%) Graduate
7 6 (8.70%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 5 (7.25%) C# Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Graduate Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Lead Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Software Developer
8 5 (7.25%) Web Developer
9 4 (5.80%) .NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Applications Developer
9 4 (5.80%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.80%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 4 (5.80%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (62.32%) HTML
2 42 (60.87%) CSS
3 37 (53.62%) AngularJS
4 27 (39.13%) React
5 19 (27.54%) .NET
6 17 (24.64%) jQuery
7 15 (21.74%) RESTful
7 15 (21.74%) Vue.js
8 14 (20.29%) Node.js
9 10 (14.49%) HTML5
10 8 (11.59%) REST
10 8 (11.59%) Sass
10 8 (11.59%) Web Services
11 7 (10.14%) CSS3
12 5 (7.25%) .NET Framework
12 5 (7.25%) ADO
12 5 (7.25%) Ajax
12 5 (7.25%) Django
12 5 (7.25%) Entity Framework
12 5 (7.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.64%) User Experience
2 5 (7.25%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (5.80%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (4.35%) Blog
4 3 (4.35%) Social Media
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.45%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.45%) Life Science
6 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.45%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (23.19%) Software Engineering
3 14 (20.29%) Web Development
4 13 (18.84%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (11.59%) DevOps
6 7 (10.14%) SDLC
7 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Business Development
8 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.25%) OO
8 5 (7.25%) Test Automation
8 5 (7.25%) Visualisation
9 4 (5.80%) Analytics
9 4 (5.80%) Artificial Intelligence
9 4 (5.80%) Machine Learning
9 4 (5.80%) Mathematics
9 4 (5.80%) Web Design
10 3 (4.35%) Content Management
10 3 (4.35%) Email Marketing
10 3 (4.35%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) JavaScript
2 18 (26.09%) C#
3 12 (17.39%) Java
3 12 (17.39%) Python
3 12 (17.39%) SQL
4 10 (14.49%) TypeScript
5 8 (11.59%) PHP
6 5 (7.25%) ES6
6 5 (7.25%) Ruby
6 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
6 5 (7.25%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.45%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.25%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.45%) Ansible
1 1 (1.45%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (7.25%) Capita
1 5 (7.25%) Google
2 3 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle