The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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)
London / City of London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 96 145
Rank change year-on-year -25 +49  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 120 202 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 2.32% 3.16% 1.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 3.29% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 111 195 173
Median salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £43,500 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4929 6144 9676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.34% 96.14% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4401 5597 8291
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the City of London.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the City of London over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the City of London

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, 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 City of London region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 224 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 216 (93.10%) Front End Development
3 201 (86.64%) HTML
4 199 (85.78%) CSS
5 131 (56.47%) AngularJS
6 107 (46.12%) HTML5
7 95 (40.95%) jQuery
8 92 (39.66%) User Experience
9 78 (33.62%) React
10 74 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
11 63 (27.16%) Node.js
12 62 (26.72%) Git (software)
13 60 (25.86%) CSS3
14 56 (24.14%) Web Development
15 51 (21.98%) Finance
16 50 (21.55%) Sass
17 46 (19.83%) PHP
18 41 (17.67%) TDD
19 40 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 39 (16.81%) Fintech
21 36 (15.52%) Java
22 32 (13.79%) ES6
23 30 (12.93%) Visualisation
23 30 (12.93%) Data Visualisation
24 28 (12.07%) Linux
25 26 (11.21%) BDD
26 25 (10.78%) MVC
27 23 (9.91%) MySQL
27 23 (9.91%) JSON
28 22 (9.48%) Twitter

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 9 (3.88%) CMS
2 8 (3.45%) WordPress
3 5 (2.16%) Drupal
4 4 (1.72%) Confluence
5 2 (0.86%) Apache
6 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.43%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.43%) Marvel
Applications
1 16 (6.90%) Photoshop
2 3 (1.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.43%) InVision
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 9 (3.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.43%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.03%) SaaS
2 9 (3.88%) GitHub
3 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) Firebase
4 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.29%) Internet
2 2 (0.86%) HTTP
3 1 (0.43%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.91%) MySQL
2 12 (5.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (3.02%) Big Data
3 7 (3.02%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (1.29%) Redis
5 3 (1.29%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.86%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (0.86%) DocumentDB
7 1 (0.43%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 62 (26.72%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.47%) Grunt
3 13 (5.60%) JIRA
4 12 (5.17%) webpack
5 10 (4.31%) gulp
6 9 (3.88%) Jasmine
7 6 (2.59%) Subversion
8 5 (2.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (2.16%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.29%) Axure RP
9 3 (1.29%) git-flow
9 3 (1.29%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (1.29%) Mocha
10 2 (0.86%) Babel
10 2 (0.86%) MSTest
10 2 (0.86%) NUnit
10 2 (0.86%) PhantomJS
10 2 (0.86%) PostCSS
10 2 (0.86%) Selenium
10 2 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (21.98%) Finance
2 19 (8.19%) Banking
3 11 (4.74%) Marketing
4 10 (4.31%) Legal
5 9 (3.88%) Financial Institution
6 8 (3.45%) Back Office
6 8 (3.45%) Retail
7 5 (2.16%) Front Office
8 4 (1.72%) Games
9 3 (1.29%) Advertising
9 3 (1.29%) Publishing
10 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.43%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.43%) Turkish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (86.64%) HTML
2 199 (85.78%) CSS
3 131 (56.47%) AngularJS
4 107 (46.12%) HTML5
5 95 (40.95%) jQuery
6 78 (33.62%) React
7 63 (27.16%) Node.js
8 60 (25.86%) CSS3
9 50 (21.55%) Sass
10 40 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 23 (9.91%) JSON
12 22 (9.48%) RESTful
13 19 (8.19%) Ajax
14 15 (6.47%) LESS
15 14 (6.03%) .NET
16 12 (5.17%) Web Services
17 11 (4.74%) KnockoutJS
18 10 (4.31%) Backbone.js
18 10 (4.31%) Ember.js
18 10 (4.31%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 92 (39.66%) User Experience
2 39 (16.81%) Fintech
3 16 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.17%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.72%) 3D Graphics
5 4 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.72%) New Media
5 4 (1.72%) N-Tier
6 2 (0.86%) Augmented Reality
6 2 (0.86%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.86%) Digital Media
6 2 (0.86%) Reinsurance
7 1 (0.43%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.43%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.43%) Kindle
7 1 (0.43%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (0.43%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.43%) Social Media
7 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 28 (12.07%) Linux
2 9 (3.88%) Android
3 3 (1.29%) Windows
4 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (93.10%) Front End Development
2 74 (31.90%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (24.14%) Web Development
4 41 (17.67%) TDD
5 30 (12.93%) Data Visualisation
5 30 (12.93%) Visualisation
6 26 (11.21%) BDD
7 25 (10.78%) MVC
8 17 (7.33%) Scrum
9 16 (6.90%) OO
10 14 (6.03%) Responsive Web Design
11 13 (5.60%) E-Commerce
12 11 (4.74%) Adaptive Web Design
12 11 (4.74%) Refactoring
13 10 (4.31%) Analytics
13 10 (4.31%) Unit Testing
14 9 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (3.88%) Dashboard Development
15 8 (3.45%) OOP
15 8 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 224 (96.55%) JavaScript
2 46 (19.83%) PHP
3 36 (15.52%) Java
4 32 (13.79%) ES6
5 19 (8.19%) C#
6 9 (3.88%) TypeScript
7 7 (3.02%) SQL
8 6 (2.59%) Ruby
9 5 (2.16%) Python
10 2 (0.86%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.86%) Groovy
10 2 (0.86%) Objective-C
10 2 (0.86%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.43%) C++
11 1 (0.43%) Clojure
11 1 (0.43%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.43%) Go
Qualifications
1 17 (7.33%) Degree
2 5 (2.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 22 (9.48%) Twitter
2 11 (4.74%) Adobe
3 8 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.72%) Atlassian
5 3 (1.29%) Google
6 1 (0.43%) Facebook
6 1 (0.43%) hybris
6 1 (0.43%) Perforce
6 1 (0.43%) Zend
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