The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
London / City of London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 218 174 289
Rank change year-on-year -44 +115  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 16 86 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.31% 1.37% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.32% 1.42% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 85 23
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.16% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £55,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +4.65%  

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 4994 6046 9814
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.36% 96.17% 94.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4459 5515 8410
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%  

Senior Front-End Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the City of London

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the City of London

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the City of London over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Front-End Developer in the City of London

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 38 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 31 (81.58%) CSS
3 30 (78.95%) HTML
4 29 (76.32%) AngularJS
5 19 (50.00%) Finance
6 15 (39.47%) Java
7 14 (36.84%) HTML5
7 14 (36.84%) React
8 13 (34.21%) User Experience
8 13 (34.21%) Banking
9 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
10 10 (26.32%) Web Development
10 10 (26.32%) C#
10 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
11 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
11 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
11 9 (23.68%) Data Visualisation
11 9 (23.68%) CSS3
11 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
11 9 (23.68%) Back Office
11 9 (23.68%) Dashboard Development
12 8 (21.05%) Node.js
13 7 (18.42%) ES6
14 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
14 6 (15.79%) jQuery
14 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
15 5 (13.16%) Sass
15 5 (13.16%) Redux
16 4 (10.53%) Adaptive Web Design

Senior Front-End 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 4 (10.53%) Confluence
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.68%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.63%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 4 (10.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (10.53%) Bitbucket
2 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 4 (10.53%) webpack
3 3 (7.89%) Grunt
4 2 (5.26%) gulp
5 1 (2.63%) Babel
5 1 (2.63%) Jasmine
5 1 (2.63%) Mocha
5 1 (2.63%) Sinon.JS
General
1 19 (50.00%) Finance
2 13 (34.21%) Banking
3 9 (23.68%) Back Office
4 4 (10.53%) Retail
5 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (81.58%) CSS
2 30 (78.95%) HTML
3 29 (76.32%) AngularJS
4 14 (36.84%) HTML5
4 14 (36.84%) React
5 9 (23.68%) CSS3
6 8 (21.05%) Node.js
7 6 (15.79%) jQuery
8 5 (13.16%) Redux
8 5 (13.16%) Sass
9 3 (7.89%) D3.js
9 3 (7.89%) Ember.js
10 2 (5.26%) HTML5 Canvas
10 2 (5.26%) JSON
10 2 (5.26%) LESS
10 2 (5.26%) RESTful
11 1 (2.63%) Angular 2
11 1 (2.63%) Backbone.js
11 1 (2.63%) Chai
11 1 (2.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) User Experience
2 9 (23.68%) Computer Science
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.89%) Fintech
4 3 (7.89%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (5.26%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.63%) Linux
1 1 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 11 (28.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) Dashboard Development
4 9 (23.68%) Data Visualisation
4 9 (23.68%) Visualisation
5 6 (15.79%) E-Commerce
5 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.53%) Adaptive Web Design
6 4 (10.53%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (10.53%) High Availability
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile First
6 4 (10.53%) MVC
6 4 (10.53%) MVVM
6 4 (10.53%) OO
6 4 (10.53%) OOP
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) Software Architecture
7 3 (7.89%) Refactoring
7 3 (7.89%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 38 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (39.47%) Java
3 10 (26.32%) C#
4 7 (18.42%) ES6
5 2 (5.26%) Apple Swift
5 2 (5.26%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.63%) Clojure
6 1 (2.63%) Go
Vendors
1 4 (10.53%) Atlassian
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000 base (plus excellent package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago