Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 79 82
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3 +24
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 438 401 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 3.93% 3.92% 3.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.29% 4.28% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 403 357 419
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +17.07%
10th Percentile £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
90th Percentile £88,500 £80,000 £76,250
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +4.35% +15.00%

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 the City of London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,209 9,368 10,650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 91.63% 91.67% 90.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9,101 8,463 9,705
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £36,050 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the City of London

Front End Development
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in the City of London.

Salary trend for Front End Development in the City of London

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the City of London

Front End Development
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
London Bridge -1 3 £56,250 -16.67%
Front End Development
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 359 (81.96%) JavaScript
2 284 (64.84%) HTML
3 281 (64.16%) CSS
4 203 (46.35%) React
5 189 (43.15%) AngularJS
6 154 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
7 138 (31.51%) HTML5
8 122 (27.85%) CSS3
9 117 (26.71%) Finance
10 112 (25.57%) User Experience
11 109 (24.89%) Git (software)
12 105 (23.97%) ES6
13 90 (20.55%) Node.js
14 89 (20.32%) jQuery
15 85 (19.41%) Java
16 84 (19.18%) Sass
17 83 (18.95%) Redux
18 76 (17.35%) Web Development
19 71 (16.21%) TDD
20 58 (13.24%) webpack
21 57 (13.01%) Fintech
21 57 (13.01%) TypeScript
22 56 (12.79%) .NET
23 54 (12.33%) OO
24 53 (12.10%) Greenfield Project
25 50 (11.42%) C#
26 47 (10.73%) MVC
26 47 (10.73%) RESTful
27 46 (10.50%) Vue.js
27 46 (10.50%) SQL

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 16 (3.65%) Ethereum
2 11 (2.51%) CMS
3 10 (2.28%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.05%) WordPress
5 6 (1.37%) IIS
6 5 (1.14%) Sitecore CMS
7 4 (0.91%) JBoss
7 4 (0.91%) Kentico
7 4 (0.91%) SharePoint
8 3 (0.68%) Confluence
8 3 (0.68%) Drupal
8 3 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.68%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.23%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
10 1 (0.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (2.97%) Photoshop
2 10 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.68%) InDesign
5 1 (0.23%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.23%) InVision
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 17 (3.88%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.46%) Shopify
3 1 (0.23%) Endur
3 1 (0.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 43 (9.82%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (7.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (6.39%) GitHub
4 17 (3.88%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (3.65%) Serverless
6 12 (2.74%) npm
7 8 (1.83%) Heroku
8 7 (1.60%) SaaS
9 6 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
10 5 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.46%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.46%) IaaS
11 2 (0.46%) Office 365
11 2 (0.46%) PaaS
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.23%) CloudFront
12 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.23%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.97%) Internet
2 4 (0.91%) AMQP
2 4 (0.91%) SSL
3 3 (0.68%) HTTP
4 2 (0.46%) Skype
5 1 (0.23%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (10.05%) MySQL
2 29 (6.62%) NoSQL
3 26 (5.94%) SQL Server
4 25 (5.71%) PostgreSQL
5 24 (5.48%) Redis
6 23 (5.25%) Blockchain
7 16 (3.65%) MongoDB
8 11 (2.51%) Relational Database
9 6 (1.37%) Big Data
10 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 3 (0.68%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 1 (0.23%) Amazon RDS
13 1 (0.23%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.23%) BigQuery
13 1 (0.23%) Mixpanel
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 109 (24.89%) Git (software)
2 58 (13.24%) webpack
3 37 (8.45%) gulp
4 24 (5.48%) Grunt
5 17 (3.88%) Jasmine
6 14 (3.20%) Visual Studio
7 10 (2.28%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.60%) Mocha
8 7 (1.60%) Subversion
8 7 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.37%) Babel
9 6 (1.37%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.14%) CircleCI
11 4 (0.91%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.91%) Protractor
11 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 3 (0.68%) Mercurial
12 3 (0.68%) PostCSS
13 2 (0.46%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 117 (26.71%) Finance
2 44 (10.05%) Banking
3 28 (6.39%) Advertising
4 22 (5.02%) Games
5 18 (4.11%) Telecoms
6 16 (3.65%) Marketing
7 12 (2.74%) Retail
8 9 (2.05%) Financial Institution
9 6 (1.37%) Law
10 5 (1.14%) Publishing
10 5 (1.14%) Retail Banking
11 4 (0.91%) Front Office
11 4 (0.91%) Retail Finance
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 389 (88.81%) Developer
2 278 (63.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 83 (18.95%) JavaScript Developer
4 72 (16.44%) Senior Developer
5 53 (12.10%) React Developer
5 53 (12.10%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 30 (6.85%) Angular Developer
7 29 (6.62%) Java Developer
8 23 (5.25%) Backend Developer
9 20 (4.57%) Software Engineer
9 20 (4.57%) Web Developer
10 19 (4.34%) Node.js Developer
11 18 (4.11%) Blockchain Developer
12 15 (3.42%) Full Stack Developer
13 14 (3.20%) C# Developer
13 14 (3.20%) HTML Developer
14 13 (2.97%) .NET Developer
15 11 (2.51%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 11 (2.51%) HTML CSS Developer
16 10 (2.28%) Developer/Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (64.84%) HTML
2 281 (64.16%) CSS
3 203 (46.35%) React
4 189 (43.15%) AngularJS
5 138 (31.51%) HTML5
6 122 (27.85%) CSS3
7 90 (20.55%) Node.js
8 89 (20.32%) jQuery
9 84 (19.18%) Sass
10 83 (18.95%) Redux
11 56 (12.79%) .NET
12 47 (10.73%) RESTful
13 46 (10.50%) Vue.js
14 40 (9.13%) REST
15 33 (7.53%) LESS
16 29 (6.62%) ASP.NET
17 28 (6.39%) Ajax
17 28 (6.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 27 (6.16%) Web Services
19 25 (5.71%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 112 (25.57%) User Experience
2 57 (13.01%) Fintech
3 53 (12.10%) Greenfield Project
4 18 (4.11%) Mobile App
5 16 (3.65%) Bitcoin
6 11 (2.51%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.05%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
7 9 (2.05%) W3C
8 8 (1.83%) Reinsurance
9 6 (1.37%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (0.91%) Cloud Native
11 4 (0.91%) Equities
11 4 (0.91%) PMI
12 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.68%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.68%) Graphic Design
12 3 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 26 (5.94%) Linux
2 11 (2.51%) Android
3 9 (2.05%) Windows
4 8 (1.83%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.91%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (35.16%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (17.35%) Web Development
3 71 (16.21%) TDD
4 54 (12.33%) OO
5 47 (10.73%) MVC
6 41 (9.36%) Software Engineering
7 39 (8.90%) Scrum
8 38 (8.68%) Unit Testing
9 36 (8.22%) Test Automation
10 32 (7.31%) Microservices
11 27 (6.16%) Responsive Web Design
12 21 (4.79%) E-Commerce
13 20 (4.57%) API Development
13 20 (4.57%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (4.57%) Open Source
14 19 (4.34%) API Design
15 18 (4.11%) Analytics
15 18 (4.11%) BDD
16 17 (3.88%) Continuous Improvement
17 16 (3.65%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 359 (81.96%) JavaScript
2 105 (23.97%) ES6
3 85 (19.41%) Java
4 57 (13.01%) TypeScript
5 50 (11.42%) C#
6 46 (10.50%) SQL
7 32 (7.31%) PHP
8 29 (6.62%) Python
9 19 (4.34%) ES7
10 18 (4.11%) Solidity
11 9 (2.05%) Ruby
11 9 (2.05%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.60%) Java 8
13 6 (1.37%) Groovy
14 4 (0.91%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.91%) Objective-C
14 4 (0.91%) Scala
14 4 (0.91%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.68%) C++
Qualifications
1 33 (7.53%) Degree
2 4 (0.91%) Computer Science Degree
2 4 (0.91%) PMI Certification
3 2 (0.46%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.46%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.23%) CISSP
4 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.23%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.57%) QA
2 7 (1.60%) WCAG
3 4 (0.91%) WAI
System Software
1 22 (5.02%) Docker
2 16 (3.65%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (0.91%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.46%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 25 (5.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (2.74%) Oracle
3 10 (2.28%) Adobe
4 9 (2.05%) Google
5 6 (1.37%) Terracotta
6 5 (1.14%) Sitecore
6 5 (1.14%) TIBCO
7 4 (0.91%) SAP
7 4 (0.91%) Software AG
8 2 (0.46%) Apple
8 2 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.46%) Telerik
9 1 (0.23%) Brightcove
9 1 (0.23%) BT
9 1 (0.23%) Cypress Semiconductor
9 1 (0.23%) Facebook
9 1 (0.23%) Hummingbird
9 1 (0.23%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.23%) Xamarin
9 1 (0.23%) Zend