Period
to 16 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cambridgeshire during the 6 months to 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 127 123
Rank change year-on-year -35 -4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 49 53 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.17% 1.61% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.66% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 37 51 57
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £46,614 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.90% +24.30% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,270 £32,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £55,000 £52,500
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -12.50%

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 4,076 3,198 3,884
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.96% 97.38% 96.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3,078 2,667 3,305
Cambridgeshire median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £62,500 £63,750
East of England median annual salary £45,750 £45,000 £44,500
% change year-on-year +1.67% +1.12% +4.71%

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 16 January 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 16 January 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 -27 27 £50,000 -2.91% 6
Peterborough -12 14 £34,000 -27.06% 1
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 16 January 2018, 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 Cambridgeshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 47 (95.92%) JavaScript
2 39 (79.59%) HTML
2 39 (79.59%) Front End Development
3 33 (67.35%) AngularJS
4 30 (61.22%) React
5 26 (53.06%) CSS
5 26 (53.06%) HTML5
6 22 (44.90%) jQuery
7 17 (34.69%) User Experience
8 15 (30.61%) CSS3
8 15 (30.61%) .NET
8 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
8 15 (30.61%) C#
8 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
9 13 (26.53%) MVC
9 13 (26.53%) Web Development
10 11 (22.45%) Ember.js
10 11 (22.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 10 (20.41%) KnockoutJS
11 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (18.37%) Bioinformatics
13 8 (16.33%) Python
14 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
14 7 (14.29%) Android
14 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
14 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 7 (14.29%) Angular 2
15 6 (12.24%) LESS
15 6 (12.24%) Backbone.js
15 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (2.04%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) HTTP
1 5 (10.20%) Wireless
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (30.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.24%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) webpack
2 4 (8.16%) Grunt
2 4 (8.16%) gulp
3 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.04%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 6 (12.24%) Retail
2 5 (10.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (6.12%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Automotive
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (79.59%) HTML
2 33 (67.35%) AngularJS
3 30 (61.22%) React
4 26 (53.06%) CSS
4 26 (53.06%) HTML5
5 22 (44.90%) jQuery
6 15 (30.61%) .NET
6 15 (30.61%) ASP.NET
6 15 (30.61%) CSS3
7 11 (22.45%) Ember.js
8 10 (20.41%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (14.29%) .NET Framework
9 7 (14.29%) Angular 2
9 7 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 7 (14.29%) Entity Framework
10 6 (12.24%) Backbone.js
10 6 (12.24%) LESS
10 6 (12.24%) RESTful
10 6 (12.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (10.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) User Experience
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Android
2 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (79.59%) Front End Development
2 13 (26.53%) MVC
2 13 (26.53%) Web Development
3 11 (22.45%) Responsive Web Design
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (18.37%) Bioinformatics
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (12.24%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (12.24%) Data Visualisation
6 6 (12.24%) Visualisation
7 5 (10.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (10.20%) Machine Learning
7 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
7 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
8 4 (8.16%) OO
8 4 (8.16%) OOP
8 4 (8.16%) Web Design
9 3 (6.12%) Matrix Management
10 1 (2.04%) Collaborative Working
10 1 (2.04%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) JavaScript
2 15 (30.61%) C#
3 8 (16.33%) Python
4 5 (10.20%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.04%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.04%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (8.16%) Google
2 2 (4.08%) Twitter
3 1 (2.04%) Adobe