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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 24 May 2022 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
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 152 106 80
Rank change year-on-year -46 -26 +18
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 129 129 241
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.75% 2.58% 3.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.84% 2.70% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 103 125 219
10th Percentile £47,500 £42,500 £44,750
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £57,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £86,250 £83,750 £84,375
90th Percentile £88,750 £88,750 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% -3.45% +11.54%

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 6,997 4,771 6,658
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 94.82% 95.48% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 5,574 4,265 5,839
10th Percentile £46,250 £43,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year - +7.41% +3.85%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £107,500 £100,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £68,211
% change year-on-year +3.57% +2.62% +4.94%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in the City of London over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, 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 89 (68.99%) JavaScript
2 75 (58.14%) React
3 67 (51.94%) HTML
4 53 (41.09%) Agile
5 52 (40.31%) CSS
6 50 (38.76%) User Experience
7 39 (30.23%) CI/CD
8 36 (27.91%) Sass
9 35 (27.13%) AngularJS
9 35 (27.13%) UX Design
10 31 (24.03%) Full Stack Development
11 29 (22.48%) TypeScript
12 28 (21.71%) HTML5
12 28 (21.71%) Finance
13 27 (20.93%) Node.js
13 27 (20.93%) LESS
13 27 (20.93%) Redux
14 25 (19.38%) Wireframes
14 25 (19.38%) Analytics
14 25 (19.38%) Test Automation
15 24 (18.60%) .NET
16 22 (17.05%) Public Sector
17 20 (15.50%) User Research
17 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
18 19 (14.73%) Fintech
19 18 (13.95%) Service Design
20 17 (13.18%) Scrum
20 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
21 16 (12.40%) Retail
21 16 (12.40%) Java

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 3 (2.33%) CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Confluence
2 1 (0.78%) Headless CMS
2 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
2 1 (0.78%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (7.75%) Sketch
2 1 (0.78%) InVision
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.30%) Azure
2 9 (6.98%) Figma
2 9 (6.98%) Miro
3 6 (4.65%) SaaS
4 5 (3.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 4 (3.10%) AWS
5 4 (3.10%) GitHub
5 4 (3.10%) npm
5 4 (3.10%) Salesforce Einstein
6 2 (1.55%) GCP
7 1 (0.78%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.78%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.78%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.78%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.78%) Route 53
7 1 (0.78%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (1.55%) HTTP
2 2 (1.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.88%) Big Data
2 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.55%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (15.50%) Git (software)
2 14 (10.85%) webpack
3 6 (4.65%) gulp
4 5 (3.88%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.33%) JIRA
6 2 (1.55%) Cypress.io
6 2 (1.55%) Gradle
6 2 (1.55%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.78%) Appium
7 1 (0.78%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.78%) GitLab
7 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.78%) Maven
7 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
General
1 28 (21.71%) Finance
2 22 (17.05%) Public Sector
3 16 (12.40%) Retail
4 14 (10.85%) Advertising
5 9 (6.98%) Back Office
5 9 (6.98%) Local Government
6 7 (5.43%) Front Office
7 6 (4.65%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 6 (4.65%) Social Skills
8 4 (3.10%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (2.33%) Games
9 3 (2.33%) Legal
10 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (1.55%) Tech for Good
11 1 (0.78%) Banking
11 1 (0.78%) International Banking
11 1 (0.78%) Law
11 1 (0.78%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 109 (84.50%) Developer
2 76 (58.91%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 25 (19.38%) React Developer
3 25 (19.38%) Senior Developer
4 18 (13.95%) Full Stack Developer
5 17 (13.18%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 12 (9.30%) Designer
7 11 (8.53%) Lead Developer
8 9 (6.98%) Interaction Designer
9 8 (6.20%) Angular Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Node.js Developer
10 7 (5.43%) Software Developer
11 6 (4.65%) JavaScript Developer
11 6 (4.65%) Senior Full Stack Developer
11 6 (4.65%) UX Designer
12 5 (3.88%) Junior
12 5 (3.88%) Junior Developer
13 4 (3.10%) Salesforce Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Java Developer
14 2 (1.55%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (58.14%) React
2 67 (51.94%) HTML
3 52 (40.31%) CSS
4 36 (27.91%) Sass
5 35 (27.13%) AngularJS
6 28 (21.71%) HTML5
7 27 (20.93%) LESS
7 27 (20.93%) Node.js
7 27 (20.93%) Redux
8 24 (18.60%) .NET
9 16 (12.40%) jQuery
9 16 (12.40%) Vue.js
10 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET
11 12 (9.30%) RESTful
12 11 (8.53%) REST
13 10 (7.75%) .NET Core
13 10 (7.75%) OpenFin
14 9 (6.98%) CSS3
15 8 (6.20%) .NET Framework
15 8 (6.20%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 50 (38.76%) User Experience
2 12 (9.30%) Greenfield Project
3 10 (7.75%) NHS
3 10 (7.75%) Virtual Team
4 9 (6.98%) Derivative
4 9 (6.98%) Equities
4 9 (6.98%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 9 (6.98%) Graphic Design
5 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.33%) Blockchain
6 3 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.55%) Online Games
7 2 (1.55%) Renewable Energy
8 1 (0.78%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.78%) Legacy Systems
8 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.78%) NFT
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.88%) Android
1 5 (3.88%) Apple iOS
2 3 (2.33%) Windows
3 1 (0.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (41.09%) Agile
2 39 (30.23%) CI/CD
3 35 (27.13%) UX Design
4 31 (24.03%) Full Stack Development
5 25 (19.38%) Analytics
5 25 (19.38%) Test Automation
5 25 (19.38%) Wireframes
6 20 (15.50%) User Research
7 19 (14.73%) Fintech
8 18 (13.95%) Service Design
9 17 (13.18%) Scrum
9 17 (13.18%) Software Engineering
10 15 (11.63%) DevOps
11 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
12 12 (9.30%) Microservices
12 12 (9.30%) TDD
13 11 (8.53%) OO
13 11 (8.53%) Project Delivery
13 11 (8.53%) Requirements Gathering
13 11 (8.53%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 89 (68.99%) JavaScript
2 29 (22.48%) TypeScript
3 16 (12.40%) ES6
3 16 (12.40%) Java
4 14 (10.85%) C#
5 11 (8.53%) Python
6 6 (4.65%) C++
6 6 (4.65%) ES7
7 4 (3.10%) SQL
8 3 (2.33%) Go
9 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.78%) Scala
9 1 (0.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (7.75%) Security Cleared
2 8 (6.20%) Degree
3 2 (1.55%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.78%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.08%) Accessibility
2 9 (6.98%) WCAG
3 2 (1.55%) QA
System Software
1 14 (10.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (9.30%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.78%) Ansible
2 1 (0.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 9 (6.98%) NEC
2 7 (5.43%) Microsoft
3 4 (3.10%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (0.78%) Google
4 1 (0.78%) Intershop
4 1 (0.78%) Optimizely