Period
to 26 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 26 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
England > East of England
6 months to
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 117 160 99
Rank change year-on-year +43 -61 +81
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 321 227 419
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.58% 1.86% 2.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.89% 2.08% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 286 219 379
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +12.50%

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 East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11,095 10,916 12,781
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.04% 89.33% 89.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8,456 8,797 10,341
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year - +4.17% +1.05%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the East of England

Front End Development
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Front End Development in the East of England

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the East of England

Front End Development
Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 6 months to 26 May 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
Hertfordshire +36 150 £50,000 +25.00% 13
Cambridgeshire -1 65 £47,500 +4.40% 24
Essex +29 46 £50,000 +33.33% 13
Suffolk +27 35 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Bedfordshire +6 19 £47,500 +5.56% 2
Norfolk +9 6 £37,500 +11.11% 4
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 East of England region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 281 (87.54%) JavaScript
2 240 (74.77%) HTML
3 238 (74.14%) CSS
4 181 (56.39%) AngularJS
5 149 (46.42%) jQuery
6 142 (44.24%) HTML5
7 136 (42.37%) React
8 122 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
9 96 (29.91%) Git (software)
10 95 (29.60%) Sass
11 89 (27.73%) .NET
12 84 (26.17%) C#
13 82 (25.55%) User Experience
14 79 (24.61%) CSS3
15 68 (21.18%) Web Development
16 63 (19.63%) SQL
17 59 (18.38%) RESTful
18 58 (18.07%) ASP.NET
18 58 (18.07%) MVC
19 54 (16.82%) gulp
20 50 (15.58%) TypeScript
20 50 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 50 (15.58%) Finance
21 47 (14.64%) TDD
22 44 (13.71%) Web Design
23 42 (13.08%) E-Commerce
23 42 (13.08%) webpack
24 41 (12.77%) Redux
25 40 (12.46%) Node.js
26 39 (12.15%) Validation

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 13 (4.05%) CMS
2 9 (2.80%) Tomcat
2 9 (2.80%) WordPress
3 7 (2.18%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (1.56%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.56%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.25%) Apache
6 3 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (0.93%) NServiceBus
7 2 (0.62%) Confluence
7 2 (0.62%) JBoss
8 1 (0.31%) Drupal
8 1 (0.31%) Kentico
8 1 (0.31%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.31%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (6.85%) Photoshop
2 10 (3.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (2.80%) InVision
4 6 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 5 (1.56%) InDesign
6 3 (0.93%) GIMP
7 1 (0.31%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.31%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.31%) Shopify
1 1 (0.31%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 31 (9.66%) npm
2 23 (7.17%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (2.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 6 (1.87%) SaaS
6 5 (1.56%) Asana
6 5 (1.56%) Google Analytics
7 4 (1.25%) GitHub
7 4 (1.25%) Google Drive
8 3 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.62%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (0.62%) Serverless
10 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.31%) Office 365
10 1 (0.31%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 35 (10.90%) HTTP
2 4 (1.25%) Wireless
3 2 (0.62%) Internet
4 1 (0.31%) Intranet
4 1 (0.31%) SMS
4 1 (0.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (9.66%) SQL Server
2 23 (7.17%) Relational Database
3 18 (5.61%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (4.67%) Big Data
5 14 (4.36%) MySQL
6 12 (3.74%) MongoDB
7 8 (2.49%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (2.49%) Hadoop
8 7 (2.18%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.56%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.25%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.25%) Power BI
10 4 (1.25%) Semantic Layer
11 3 (0.93%) Oracle Database
12 2 (0.62%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.62%) QlikView
13 1 (0.31%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.31%) DB2
13 1 (0.31%) MariaDB
13 1 (0.31%) Redis
Development Applications
1 96 (29.91%) Git (software)
2 54 (16.82%) gulp
3 42 (13.08%) webpack
4 32 (9.97%) Jasmine
5 31 (9.66%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (3.74%) Selenium
7 10 (3.12%) Vagrant
8 9 (2.80%) Cucumber
9 8 (2.49%) Subversion
10 7 (2.18%) Grunt
10 7 (2.18%) Maven
11 6 (1.87%) Jenkins
12 5 (1.56%) JMeter
12 5 (1.56%) LoadRunner
12 5 (1.56%) Robot Framework
12 5 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
12 5 (1.56%) WebDriver
13 4 (1.25%) Dreamweaver
14 3 (0.93%) JIRA
14 3 (0.93%) Mercurial
General
1 50 (15.58%) Finance
2 27 (8.41%) Marketing
3 13 (4.05%) Retail
4 9 (2.80%) Advertising
5 7 (2.18%) Games
6 5 (1.56%) Automotive
7 4 (1.25%) Legal
7 4 (1.25%) Publishing
8 2 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.31%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 298 (92.83%) Developer
2 209 (65.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 100 (31.15%) JavaScript Developer
4 56 (17.45%) Angular Developer
5 47 (14.64%) .NET Developer
6 38 (11.84%) React Developer
7 37 (11.53%) Senior Developer
8 35 (10.90%) Full Stack Developer
8 35 (10.90%) HTML Developer
9 34 (10.59%) HTML CSS Developer
10 33 (10.28%) C# Developer
11 30 (9.35%) Web Developer
12 29 (9.03%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 28 (8.72%) C# .NET Developer
14 24 (7.48%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 21 (6.54%) Software Developer
16 17 (5.30%) Cloud Developer
16 17 (5.30%) Designer
17 16 (4.98%) Lead Developer
18 15 (4.67%) IoT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (74.77%) HTML
2 238 (74.14%) CSS
3 181 (56.39%) AngularJS
4 149 (46.42%) jQuery
5 142 (44.24%) HTML5
6 136 (42.37%) React
7 95 (29.60%) Sass
8 89 (27.73%) .NET
9 79 (24.61%) CSS3
10 59 (18.38%) RESTful
11 58 (18.07%) ASP.NET
12 50 (15.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 41 (12.77%) Redux
14 40 (12.46%) Node.js
15 33 (10.28%) LESS
16 31 (9.66%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (9.66%) Semantic HTML
17 30 (9.35%) React Native
18 25 (7.79%) Handlebars
19 23 (7.17%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 82 (25.55%) User Experience
2 38 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 30 (9.35%) Media Streaming
4 25 (7.79%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.30%) Robotics
6 14 (4.36%) W3C
7 13 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
8 12 (3.74%) Life Science
9 8 (2.49%) Self-Motivation
10 7 (2.18%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (2.18%) Graphic Design
11 6 (1.87%) Fintech
12 5 (1.56%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (1.25%) Photography
13 4 (1.25%) Spread Betting
14 2 (0.62%) Web 2.0
15 1 (0.31%) Data Structures
15 1 (0.31%) Smartphone
15 1 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.56%) Android
2 4 (1.25%) Windows
3 3 (0.93%) Linux
3 3 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.31%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (21.18%) Web Development
3 58 (18.07%) MVC
4 47 (14.64%) TDD
5 44 (13.71%) Web Design
6 42 (13.08%) E-Commerce
7 39 (12.15%) Responsive Web Design
7 39 (12.15%) Validation
8 35 (10.90%) Software Engineering
9 30 (9.35%) Due Diligence
10 28 (8.72%) Continuous Improvement
11 27 (8.41%) Mathematics
12 26 (8.10%) Unit Testing
13 25 (7.79%) OO
14 23 (7.17%) Analytics
15 21 (6.54%) SDLC
16 20 (6.23%) Mentoring
17 19 (5.92%) Artificial Intelligence
17 19 (5.92%) SEO
18 18 (5.61%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 281 (87.54%) JavaScript
2 84 (26.17%) C#
3 63 (19.63%) SQL
4 50 (15.58%) TypeScript
5 39 (12.15%) ES6
6 27 (8.41%) Java
6 27 (8.41%) Python
7 20 (6.23%) PHP
8 8 (2.49%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.93%) Java 8
9 3 (0.93%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.31%) C++
10 1 (0.31%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 34 (10.59%) Degree
2 11 (3.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (0.93%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.31%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.12%) QA
2 2 (0.62%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (2.18%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 22 (6.85%) Adobe
3 15 (4.67%) Oracle
4 10 (3.12%) Google
4 10 (3.12%) Tableau
5 5 (1.56%) Pardot
6 4 (1.25%) CODA
6 4 (1.25%) DoubleClick
7 3 (0.93%) Logi
7 3 (0.93%) Logi Analytics
8 2 (0.62%) Atlassian
8 2 (0.62%) Capita
9 1 (0.31%) Sencha
9 1 (0.31%) Sitecore