Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 54 120 92
Rank change year-on-year +66 -28 -11
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 91 64 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 4.37% 2.10% 2.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.67% 2.23% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 82 46 50
Cambridge median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.89% -3.81%
10th Percentile £24,975 £36,250 £35,375
90th Percentile £64,875 £71,250 £58,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 1,950 2,864 2,091
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.57% 94.02% 90.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1,520 2,181 1,719
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +1.12%

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 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 79 (86.81%) JavaScript
2 62 (68.13%) CSS
3 59 (64.84%) HTML
4 42 (46.15%) AngularJS
5 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
6 27 (29.67%) jQuery
6 27 (29.67%) React
7 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
7 24 (26.37%) .NET
8 23 (25.27%) C#
9 20 (21.98%) SQL
10 19 (20.88%) Web Development
11 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
11 17 (18.68%) HTML5
12 16 (17.58%) Node.js
12 16 (17.58%) Vue.js
13 15 (16.48%) User Experience
14 13 (14.29%) Java
15 12 (13.19%) PHP
15 12 (13.19%) Python
15 12 (13.19%) CSS3
15 12 (13.19%) Test Automation
16 11 (12.09%) REST
17 10 (10.99%) RESTful
17 10 (10.99%) QA
17 10 (10.99%) MySQL
17 10 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
18 9 (9.89%) Web Services
18 9 (9.89%) MVC
18 9 (9.89%) Degree

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 4 (4.40%) Umbraco
2 3 (3.30%) CMS
3 1 (1.10%) JBoss
3 1 (1.10%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.10%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) GitHub
1 3 (3.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.20%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.10%) HTTP
2 1 (1.10%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) MySQL
2 7 (7.69%) MongoDB
3 6 (6.59%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (5.49%) MariaDB
4 5 (5.49%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.20%) Big Data
6 1 (1.10%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.10%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (18.68%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.49%) Gradle
2 5 (5.49%) Maven
3 4 (4.40%) Mocha
3 4 (4.40%) Selenium
3 4 (4.40%) Subversion
4 3 (3.30%) Jasmine
4 3 (3.30%) JIRA
5 2 (2.20%) git-flow
5 2 (2.20%) JUnit
5 2 (2.20%) webpack
6 1 (1.10%) Grunt
6 1 (1.10%) gulp
6 1 (1.10%) Hudson
6 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.10%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.10%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.10%) VisualVM
General
1 7 (7.69%) Marketing
2 5 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.40%) Finance
3 4 (4.40%) Games
4 3 (3.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 82 (90.11%) Developer
2 49 (53.85%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 26 (28.57%) JavaScript Developer
4 13 (14.29%) Junior
4 13 (14.29%) Junior Developer
5 12 (13.19%) Software Developer
6 9 (9.89%) Graduate
7 8 (8.79%) Graduate Developer
7 8 (8.79%) Senior Developer
8 6 (6.59%) C# Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Lead Developer
9 5 (5.49%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.49%) Lead Software Developer
10 4 (4.40%) .NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Agile C# Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Node.js Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Senior JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.40%) VB.NET Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (68.13%) CSS
2 59 (64.84%) HTML
3 42 (46.15%) AngularJS
4 27 (29.67%) jQuery
4 27 (29.67%) React
5 24 (26.37%) .NET
6 17 (18.68%) HTML5
7 16 (17.58%) Node.js
7 16 (17.58%) Vue.js
8 12 (13.19%) CSS3
9 11 (12.09%) REST
10 10 (10.99%) RESTful
11 9 (9.89%) Web Services
12 8 (8.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (7.69%) ASP.NET
13 7 (7.69%) JSON
13 7 (7.69%) Sass
14 6 (6.59%) .NET Framework
14 6 (6.59%) Entity Framework
14 6 (6.59%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) User Experience
2 5 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (3.30%) Blog
3 3 (3.30%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.30%) Social Media
4 2 (2.20%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.30%) Linux
2 1 (1.10%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.05%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (26.37%) Software Engineering
3 19 (20.88%) Web Development
4 12 (13.19%) Test Automation
5 10 (10.99%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (9.89%) MVC
7 7 (7.69%) Analytics
7 7 (7.69%) Scrum
8 6 (6.59%) Logistics
8 6 (6.59%) Open Source
8 6 (6.59%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (6.59%) SDLC
9 5 (5.49%) Build Automation
9 5 (5.49%) Business Development
9 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (5.49%) Kanban
9 5 (5.49%) OO
9 5 (5.49%) Visualisation
10 4 (4.40%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (4.40%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 79 (86.81%) JavaScript
2 23 (25.27%) C#
3 20 (21.98%) SQL
4 13 (14.29%) Java
5 12 (13.19%) PHP
5 12 (13.19%) Python
6 9 (9.89%) Ruby
7 8 (8.79%) TypeScript
8 7 (7.69%) ES6
9 6 (6.59%) T-SQL
9 6 (6.59%) VB.NET
10 3 (3.30%) C++
11 1 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.99%) QA
System Software
1 7 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Ansible
1 1 (1.10%) Kubernetes
1 1 (1.10%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (5.49%) Google
2 3 (3.30%) Adobe
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.10%) Oracle