Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 121 145
Rank change year-on-year -40 +24 +18
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 226 314 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.86% 2.41% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.11% 2.71% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 189 286 332
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,400 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 10708 11576 13211
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.18% 88.81% 87.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8675 9525 10874
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017. 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
Cambridgeshire -14 92 £45,000 - 8
Hertfordshire -14 60 £43,500 +24.29% 5
Essex +17 54 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Suffolk -15 11 £40,000 +14.29%
Norfolk +3 5 £33,000 +6.45% 2
Bedfordshire +5 4 £38,500 -14.44%
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 175 (77.43%) JavaScript
2 155 (68.58%) HTML
3 152 (67.26%) CSS
4 136 (60.18%) AngularJS
5 105 (46.46%) jQuery
6 92 (40.71%) Web Development
7 90 (39.82%) HTML5
8 85 (37.61%) React
9 70 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
10 60 (26.55%) CSS3
11 57 (25.22%) C#
12 55 (24.34%) MVC
13 49 (21.68%) Node.js
14 47 (20.80%) OO
15 46 (20.35%) Web Services
15 46 (20.35%) Sass
15 46 (20.35%) RESTful
16 44 (19.47%) .NET
16 44 (19.47%) User Experience
17 40 (17.70%) Java
18 36 (15.93%) ASP.NET
19 35 (15.49%) E-Commerce
19 35 (15.49%) Software Engineering
20 34 (15.04%) Retail
20 34 (15.04%) Test Automation
21 31 (13.72%) Unit Testing
22 30 (13.27%) PHP
23 28 (12.39%) LESS
24 27 (11.95%) Git (software)
24 27 (11.95%) SQL

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 14 (6.19%) WordPress
2 11 (4.87%) CMS
3 8 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (2.65%) nginx
5 4 (1.77%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.33%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.33%) Apache Spark
6 3 (1.33%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.44%) Drupal
7 1 (0.44%) NServiceBus
7 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.98%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.77%) InDesign
4 2 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.88%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.44%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.44%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (4.87%) npm
3 8 (3.54%) SaaS
4 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.88%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.44%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.44%) Google Play
6 1 (0.44%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.31%) HTTP
2 3 (1.33%) Extranet
3 2 (0.88%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 19 (8.41%) NoSQL
3 11 (4.87%) MongoDB
4 9 (3.98%) Big Data
4 9 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (3.98%) Hadoop
5 7 (3.10%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.21%) Data Mining
6 5 (2.21%) MySQL
6 5 (2.21%) Power BI
7 4 (1.77%) Semantic Layer
8 3 (1.33%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.33%) Redis
9 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 27 (11.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (7.52%) gulp
3 14 (6.19%) webpack
4 13 (5.75%) Visual Studio
5 9 (3.98%) Grunt
6 8 (3.54%) Jasmine
7 7 (3.10%) Bower
8 5 (2.21%) Karma Test Runner
9 4 (1.77%) RSpec
10 3 (1.33%) Axure RP
10 3 (1.33%) Maven
10 3 (1.33%) Selenium
10 3 (1.33%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.88%) PHPUnit
11 2 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
12 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
12 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
12 1 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.44%) ReSharper
12 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
General
1 34 (15.04%) Retail
2 24 (10.62%) Finance
3 18 (7.96%) Automotive
4 16 (7.08%) Pharmaceutical
5 15 (6.64%) Games
6 10 (4.42%) Advertising
7 8 (3.54%) Marketing
7 8 (3.54%) Publishing
8 2 (0.88%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 209 (92.48%) Developer
2 101 (44.69%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 68 (30.09%) JavaScript Developer
4 48 (21.24%) Web Developer
5 39 (17.26%) Full Stack Developer
6 27 (11.95%) C# Developer
7 21 (9.29%) Angular Developer
8 20 (8.85%) Junior
8 20 (8.85%) Junior Developer
9 18 (7.96%) .NET Developer
10 16 (7.08%) Designer
10 16 (7.08%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 15 (6.64%) Senior Developer
12 14 (6.19%) C# Web Developer
12 14 (6.19%) Java Developer
13 13 (5.75%) Web Designer
14 12 (5.31%) C# .NET Developer
15 10 (4.42%) HTML Developer
15 10 (4.42%) Senior Front-End Developer
16 9 (3.98%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (68.58%) HTML
2 152 (67.26%) CSS
3 136 (60.18%) AngularJS
4 105 (46.46%) jQuery
5 90 (39.82%) HTML5
6 85 (37.61%) React
7 60 (26.55%) CSS3
8 49 (21.68%) Node.js
9 46 (20.35%) RESTful
9 46 (20.35%) Sass
9 46 (20.35%) Web Services
10 44 (19.47%) .NET
11 36 (15.93%) ASP.NET
12 28 (12.39%) LESS
13 27 (11.95%) JSON
13 27 (11.95%) XML
14 23 (10.18%) REST
15 22 (9.73%) ASP.NET MVC
16 19 (8.41%) Entity Framework
17 18 (7.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.47%) User Experience
2 17 (7.52%) Computer Science
3 12 (5.31%) Mobile Payment
3 12 (5.31%) Smartphone
4 11 (4.87%) Mobile App
5 9 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.54%) Life Science
7 6 (2.65%) Greenfield Project
8 5 (2.21%) Algorithms
8 5 (2.21%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.77%) Media Streaming
10 3 (1.33%) NHS
10 3 (1.33%) Social Media
11 2 (0.88%) W3C
12 1 (0.44%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.44%) Digital Signage
12 1 (0.44%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.10%) Android
1 7 (3.10%) Linux
2 4 (1.77%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.88%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (40.71%) Web Development
2 70 (30.97%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (24.34%) MVC
4 47 (20.80%) OO
5 35 (15.49%) E-Commerce
5 35 (15.49%) Software Engineering
6 34 (15.04%) Test Automation
7 31 (13.72%) Unit Testing
8 24 (10.62%) OOD
9 23 (10.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 21 (9.29%) Scrum
11 20 (8.85%) Responsive Web Design
12 19 (8.41%) Mathematics
13 18 (7.96%) Analytics
14 17 (7.52%) SDLC
15 16 (7.08%) Customer-Centric Development
15 16 (7.08%) Customer-Centricity
15 16 (7.08%) Disruptive Innovation
15 16 (7.08%) Knowledge Discovery
16 15 (6.64%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 175 (77.43%) JavaScript
2 57 (25.22%) C#
3 40 (17.70%) Java
4 30 (13.27%) PHP
5 27 (11.95%) SQL
6 15 (6.64%) Python
7 7 (3.10%) ES6
8 5 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.77%) Ruby
9 4 (1.77%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 16 (7.08%) Degree
2 6 (2.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.44%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.44%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 12 (5.31%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (2.65%) Ansible
2 4 (1.77%) Capistrano
2 4 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (8.41%) Microsoft
2 17 (7.52%) Google
3 13 (5.75%) Samsung
4 11 (4.87%) Adobe
5 9 (3.98%) Tableau
6 6 (2.65%) Oracle
7 2 (0.88%) Twitter
8 1 (0.44%) New Relic
8 1 (0.44%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.44%) Zend