Period
to 20 February 2019

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 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 52 130 114
Rank change year-on-year +78 -16 -46
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 103 55 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.02% 1.66% 1.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.36% 1.75% 1.74%
Number of salaries quoted 86 40 31
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,750 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £55,000
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% -2.17% +8.24%

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 1,922 3,138 2,070
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 93.66% 94.80% 91.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,414 2,284 1,712
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,700 £67,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,625 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.75% +11.11% +4.65%

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 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 20 February 2019, 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 91 (88.35%) JavaScript
2 78 (75.73%) CSS
3 75 (72.82%) HTML
4 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (43.69%) AngularJS
6 36 (34.95%) HTML5
7 34 (33.01%) React
8 29 (28.16%) jQuery
9 28 (27.18%) CSS3
10 26 (25.24%) User Experience
11 25 (24.27%) Java
12 23 (22.33%) Test Automation
13 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
14 21 (20.39%) C#
14 21 (20.39%) .NET
14 21 (20.39%) Scrum
15 19 (18.45%) ES6
16 18 (17.48%) Logistics
16 18 (17.48%) RESTful
16 18 (17.48%) Node.js
17 16 (15.53%) Python
18 15 (14.56%) MVC
18 15 (14.56%) Degree
18 15 (14.56%) Vue.js
19 14 (13.59%) Analytics
19 14 (13.59%) SQL
20 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
20 13 (12.62%) Web Services
20 13 (12.62%) Web Development
20 13 (12.62%) QA

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 (3.88%) Umbraco
2 3 (2.91%) CMS
3 2 (1.94%) JBoss
3 2 (1.94%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.94%) WildFly
Business Applications
1 6 (5.83%) SAP Business One
2 4 (3.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.71%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.91%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.97%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.68%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (5.83%) SQL Server
3 5 (4.85%) MySQL
4 4 (3.88%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.91%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.91%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.97%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.97%) GIS
Development Applications
1 11 (10.68%) Git (software)
2 10 (9.71%) Jasmine
3 8 (7.77%) Selenium
4 7 (6.80%) Cucumber
5 6 (5.83%) Gradle
5 6 (5.83%) Maven
6 5 (4.85%) Mocha
7 4 (3.88%) QUnit
7 4 (3.88%) Subversion
8 2 (1.94%) git-flow
8 2 (1.94%) Hudson
8 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.94%) JIRA
8 2 (1.94%) JUnit
8 2 (1.94%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.94%) Sinon.JS
8 2 (1.94%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.97%) Grunt
9 1 (0.97%) VisualVM
9 1 (0.97%) webpack
General
1 12 (11.65%) Finance
2 11 (10.68%) Telecoms
3 7 (6.80%) Marketing
4 5 (4.85%) Games
5 3 (2.91%) Retail
6 2 (1.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 89 (86.41%) Developer
2 46 (44.66%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (28.16%) JavaScript Developer
4 18 (17.48%) Software Developer
5 12 (11.65%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.68%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 11 (10.68%) Software Engineer
7 9 (8.74%) Full Stack Developer
7 9 (8.74%) Junior
7 9 (8.74%) Junior Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (7.77%) Senior Software Engineer
9 7 (6.80%) Lead Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Node.js Developer
9 7 (6.80%) Python Developer
10 6 (5.83%) Graduate
10 6 (5.83%) HTML CSS Developer
10 6 (5.83%) HTML Developer
10 6 (5.83%) JavaScript Engineer
11 5 (4.85%) Graduate Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.73%) CSS
2 75 (72.82%) HTML
3 45 (43.69%) AngularJS
4 36 (34.95%) HTML5
5 34 (33.01%) React
6 29 (28.16%) jQuery
7 28 (27.18%) CSS3
8 21 (20.39%) .NET
9 18 (17.48%) Node.js
9 18 (17.48%) RESTful
10 15 (14.56%) Vue.js
11 13 (12.62%) ASP.NET
11 13 (12.62%) Web Services
12 11 (10.68%) REST
12 11 (10.68%) Underscore.js
13 10 (9.71%) JSON
14 8 (7.77%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 7 (6.80%) Gherkin
15 7 (6.80%) Spring Boot
16 6 (5.83%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (25.24%) User Experience
2 9 (8.74%) Client/Server
3 6 (5.83%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.91%) Blog
4 3 (2.91%) Social Media
5 2 (1.94%) Renewable Energy
6 1 (0.97%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.97%) Life Science
6 1 (0.97%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 9 (8.74%) Linux
2 1 (0.97%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (60.19%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (22.33%) Test Automation
3 22 (21.36%) Software Engineering
4 21 (20.39%) Scrum
5 18 (17.48%) Logistics
6 15 (14.56%) MVC
7 14 (13.59%) Analytics
8 13 (12.62%) Web Development
9 12 (11.65%) Kanban
10 11 (10.68%) Continuous Delivery
10 11 (10.68%) Open Source
11 9 (8.74%) Configuration Management
11 9 (8.74%) Problem-Solving
12 8 (7.77%) Computer Science
13 7 (6.80%) Continuous Integration
13 7 (6.80%) Line Management
13 7 (6.80%) Refactoring
13 7 (6.80%) SOLID
13 7 (6.80%) TDD
13 7 (6.80%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 91 (88.35%) JavaScript
2 25 (24.27%) Java
3 21 (20.39%) C#
4 19 (18.45%) ES6
5 16 (15.53%) Python
6 14 (13.59%) SQL
7 9 (8.74%) C++
8 6 (5.83%) PHP
8 6 (5.83%) Ruby
9 5 (4.85%) C
10 4 (3.88%) TypeScript
11 3 (2.91%) T-SQL
11 3 (2.91%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.97%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 15 (14.56%) Degree
2 7 (6.80%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.62%) QA
System Software
1 12 (11.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.94%) Ansible
2 1 (0.97%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (6.80%) Google
2 6 (5.83%) SAP
2 6 (5.83%) Sencha
3 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) Oracle