Period
to 20 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheltenham during the 6 months to 20 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)
Gloucestershire > Cheltenham
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 57 70 75
Rank change year-on-year +13 +5 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 24 10 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 3.68% 2.19% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.86% 2.22% 2.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 16
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% -12.22% +20.00%
10th Percentile £32,375 £27,500 £30,625
90th Percentile £57,500 £54,750 £53,125
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +41.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. 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
Cheltenham
Permanent vacancies in Cheltenham with a recognized job title 621 451 839
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.25% 98.90% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 505 387 708
Cheltenham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £20,050 £24,000 £28,175
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
Gloucestershire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheltenham over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 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 Cheltenham region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
2 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
3 21 (87.50%) Front End Development
4 17 (70.83%) HTML5
5 16 (66.67%) CSS3
6 14 (58.33%) jQuery
7 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
8 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
9 10 (41.67%) React
10 8 (33.33%) Node.js
11 7 (29.17%) Ember.js
11 7 (29.17%) Vue.js
11 7 (29.17%) MVC
12 6 (25.00%) PHP
12 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
13 5 (20.83%) REST
13 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
13 5 (20.83%) User Experience
13 5 (20.83%) Life Science
13 5 (20.83%) Adaptive Web Design
14 4 (16.67%) Web Development
14 4 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
14 4 (16.67%) Redux
14 4 (16.67%) Express
14 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
15 3 (12.50%) D3.js
15 3 (12.50%) Marionette.js
15 3 (12.50%) lodash

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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 1 (4.17%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (95.83%) CSS
3 17 (70.83%) HTML5
4 16 (66.67%) CSS3
5 14 (58.33%) jQuery
6 12 (50.00%) Backbone.js
7 11 (45.83%) AngularJS
8 10 (41.67%) React
9 8 (33.33%) Node.js
10 7 (29.17%) Ember.js
10 7 (29.17%) Vue.js
11 5 (20.83%) REST
12 4 (16.67%) Express
12 4 (16.67%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (16.67%) Redux
13 3 (12.50%) D3.js
13 3 (12.50%) lodash
13 3 (12.50%) Marionette.js
13 3 (12.50%) RESTful
14 2 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Life Science
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
1 5 (20.83%) User Experience
2 3 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (87.50%) Front End Development
2 7 (29.17%) MVC
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 5 (20.83%) Adaptive Web Design
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 3 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 2 (8.33%) Deep Learning
7 2 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
8 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
8 1 (4.17%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Kanban
8 1 (4.17%) Scrum
8 1 (4.17%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 23 (95.83%) JavaScript
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) ES6
4 1 (4.17%) Java
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) Twitter