Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridge during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 132 121
Rank change year-on-year -27 -11 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 20 15 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.65% 0.65% 1.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.67% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 33
Cambridge median annual salary £47,500 £50,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.94% +26.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £30,175 £26,500 £26,400
90th Percentile £53,750 £55,250 £66,750
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,614 £36,750
% change year-on-year +1.90% +26.84% -8.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. 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
Cambridge
Permanent vacancies in Cambridge with a recognized job title 3015 2236 2742
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.39% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2300 1863 2379
Cambridge median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,900
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +2.51% +9.75%
10th Percentile £28,750 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £62,500
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridge

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridge.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridge

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridge over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridge

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 17 (85.00%) React
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 14 (70.00%) Front End Development
5 13 (65.00%) CSS
6 12 (60.00%) Web Development
7 11 (55.00%) User Experience
8 7 (35.00%) Angular 2
9 6 (30.00%) Ember.js
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
9 6 (30.00%) RESTful
9 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (30.00%) jQuery
9 6 (30.00%) MVC
9 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Retail
10 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
11 4 (20.00%) Sass
11 4 (20.00%) LESS
11 4 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
11 4 (20.00%) OOP
11 4 (20.00%) DOM
11 4 (20.00%) webpack
12 3 (15.00%) gulp
12 3 (15.00%) React Native
12 3 (15.00%) Python
12 3 (15.00%) Finance
12 3 (15.00%) Computer Science

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) webpack
2 3 (15.00%) Grunt
2 3 (15.00%) gulp
General
1 6 (30.00%) Retail
2 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 1 (5.00%) Automotive
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) AngularJS
2 17 (85.00%) React
3 15 (75.00%) HTML
4 13 (65.00%) CSS
5 7 (35.00%) Angular 2
6 6 (30.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (30.00%) Ember.js
6 6 (30.00%) jQuery
6 6 (30.00%) RESTful
7 4 (20.00%) DOM
7 4 (20.00%) LESS
7 4 (20.00%) Sass
8 3 (15.00%) CSS3
8 3 (15.00%) Django
8 3 (15.00%) HTML5
8 3 (15.00%) React Native
9 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 2 (10.00%) Node.js
9 2 (10.00%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (10.00%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) User Experience
2 3 (15.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Android
2 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (70.00%) Front End Development
2 12 (60.00%) Web Development
3 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
3 6 (30.00%) MVC
4 5 (25.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (20.00%) Bioinformatics
5 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 3 (15.00%) Matrix Management
7 2 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Web Design
7 2 (10.00%) Workflow
8 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (5.00%) Data Visualisation
8 1 (5.00%) Mathematics
8 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
8 1 (5.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft