Period
to 19 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 132 188 146
Rank change year-on-year +56 -42 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 60 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 0.53% 1.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.81% 0.54% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 55 16 36
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +4.40% +30.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,213 £30,125
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £55,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -4.11%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. 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
Cambridgeshire
Permanent vacancies in Cambridgeshire with a recognized job title 3,318 3,688 3,447
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.23% 97.54% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 2,307 2,870 2,874
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £45,139 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% - +4.65%
10th Percentile £26,400 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +76 50 £45,000 +5.88% 12
Peterborough -35 10 £46,500 -19.13% 5
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cambridgeshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 59 (98.33%) JavaScript
2 57 (95.00%) Front End Development
3 47 (78.33%) CSS
4 42 (70.00%) HTML
5 32 (53.33%) AngularJS
6 23 (38.33%) React
7 22 (36.67%) HTML5
8 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (28.33%) CSS3
10 15 (25.00%) User Experience
11 14 (23.33%) jQuery
12 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 11 (18.33%) Node.js
14 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
14 10 (16.67%) Vue.js
14 10 (16.67%) RESTful
14 10 (16.67%) Web Development
15 9 (15.00%) .NET
16 8 (13.33%) C#
16 8 (13.33%) TDD
16 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
17 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
17 7 (11.67%) PHP
18 6 (10.00%) Web Services
18 6 (10.00%) Finance
18 6 (10.00%) Sass
18 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
19 5 (8.33%) DevOps
19 5 (8.33%) Java
19 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (3.33%) Apache
1 2 (3.33%) Confluence
1 2 (3.33%) GlassFish
1 2 (3.33%) JBoss
1 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) HTTP
2 2 (3.33%) SSL
3 1 (1.67%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.00%) Big Data
1 3 (5.00%) MySQL
1 3 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (1.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 12 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.00%) JIRA
3 2 (3.33%) Cucumber
3 2 (3.33%) gulp
3 2 (3.33%) IntelliJ
3 2 (3.33%) Jasmine
3 2 (3.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (3.33%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (3.33%) JUnit
3 2 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (3.33%) Maven
3 2 (3.33%) Selenium
3 2 (3.33%) Subversion
3 2 (3.33%) webpack
4 1 (1.67%) Grunt
General
1 6 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Games
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (78.33%) CSS
2 42 (70.00%) HTML
3 32 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 23 (38.33%) React
5 22 (36.67%) HTML5
6 17 (28.33%) CSS3
7 14 (23.33%) jQuery
8 11 (18.33%) Node.js
9 10 (16.67%) RESTful
9 10 (16.67%) Vue.js
10 9 (15.00%) .NET
11 6 (10.00%) Sass
11 6 (10.00%) Web Services
12 4 (6.67%) LESS
12 4 (6.67%) React Native
13 3 (5.00%) .NET Framework
13 3 (5.00%) Ajax
13 3 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 3 (5.00%) Entity Framework
13 3 (5.00%) Underscore.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) User Experience
2 4 (6.67%) Fintech
3 3 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.67%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.67%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (95.00%) Front End Development
2 20 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) Web Development
4 8 (13.33%) Problem-Solving
4 8 (13.33%) TDD
5 7 (11.67%) Responsive Web Design
6 6 (10.00%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.33%) Business Development
7 5 (8.33%) DevOps
7 5 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 4 (6.67%) BDD
8 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (6.67%) Refactoring
8 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 3 (5.00%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.00%) MVC
9 3 (5.00%) Portfolio Management
9 3 (5.00%) Test Automation
9 3 (5.00%) Visualisation
9 3 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 59 (98.33%) JavaScript
2 10 (16.67%) TypeScript
3 8 (13.33%) C#
4 7 (11.67%) PHP
5 5 (8.33%) Java
6 4 (6.67%) ES6
7 3 (5.00%) Python
7 3 (5.00%) Ruby
8 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Adobe
2 1 (1.67%) Google
2 1 (1.67%) Twitter