Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 162 121
Rank change year-on-year +66 -41 +21
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 312 227 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.16% 1.87% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.50% 2.05% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 288 189 290
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,400 £22,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 8,916 11,050 11,730
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.33% 90.91% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 6,614 8,966 9,630
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Cambridgeshire +49 109 £45,000 - 26
Hertfordshire +40 83 £52,500 +20.69% 11
Essex +26 63 £36,250 -3.33% 10
Suffolk +26 37 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Bedfordshire 0 12 £50,000 +29.87% 7
Norfolk +24 10 £45,000 +36.36% 2
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 282 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 259 (83.01%) CSS
3 252 (80.77%) HTML
4 171 (54.81%) AngularJS
5 132 (42.31%) jQuery
6 127 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
7 115 (36.86%) HTML5
8 111 (35.58%) Web Development
8 111 (35.58%) React
9 89 (28.53%) Git (software)
10 86 (27.56%) User Experience
11 78 (25.00%) CSS3
11 78 (25.00%) Sass
12 77 (24.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 74 (23.72%) C#
14 70 (22.44%) .NET
15 68 (21.79%) SQL
16 58 (18.59%) MVC
17 55 (17.63%) Node.js
18 52 (16.67%) SQL Server
19 51 (16.35%) ASP.NET
20 45 (14.42%) Vue.js
21 40 (12.82%) TDD
21 40 (12.82%) RESTful
22 39 (12.50%) Software Engineering
22 39 (12.50%) PHP
23 38 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
23 38 (12.18%) ES6
24 35 (11.22%) SOAP
25 34 (10.90%) Web Services

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 17 (5.45%) CMS
2 12 (3.85%) IIS
3 9 (2.88%) Kentico
4 8 (2.56%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.56%) Umbraco
5 7 (2.24%) WebLogic
6 6 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
7 5 (1.60%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.28%) WordPress
9 3 (0.96%) Confluence
9 3 (0.96%) JBoss
9 3 (0.96%) nginx
10 2 (0.64%) Apache
10 2 (0.64%) GlassFish
10 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.32%) WildFly
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.32%) GIMP
2 1 (0.32%) InVision
Business Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.64%) SAP Business One
2 2 (0.64%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.37%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (6.41%) SaaS
4 8 (2.56%) npm
5 5 (1.60%) GitHub
6 3 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.96%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.96%) Google Analytics
6 3 (0.96%) Serverless
7 2 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.64%) Office 365
8 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.81%) HTTP
2 9 (2.88%) DNS
3 4 (1.28%) Internet
4 2 (0.64%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.64%) SSL
5 1 (0.32%) LAN
5 1 (0.32%) MQTT
5 1 (0.32%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 33 (10.58%) MySQL
3 26 (8.33%) Relational Database
4 16 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (1.92%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.60%) MariaDB
7 5 (1.60%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.28%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.32%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.32%) DB2
Development Applications
1 89 (28.53%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.65%) gulp
3 17 (5.45%) webpack
4 14 (4.49%) Jasmine
5 13 (4.17%) Maven
5 13 (4.17%) Subversion
6 10 (3.21%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (2.88%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.24%) Mocha
9 6 (1.92%) JIRA
10 5 (1.60%) Gradle
10 5 (1.60%) Jenkins
11 4 (1.28%) JUnit
11 4 (1.28%) PostCSS
11 4 (1.28%) Selenium
11 4 (1.28%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.64%) git-flow
12 2 (0.64%) IntelliJ
12 2 (0.64%) JIRA Agile
12 2 (0.64%) QUnit
General
1 29 (9.29%) Finance
2 12 (3.85%) Retail
3 8 (2.56%) Games
4 7 (2.24%) Marketing
5 6 (1.92%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 297 (95.19%) Developer
2 225 (72.12%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 114 (36.54%) JavaScript Developer
4 67 (21.47%) Software Developer
5 39 (12.50%) Senior Developer
6 36 (11.54%) .NET Developer
6 36 (11.54%) Angular Developer
7 32 (10.26%) HTML Developer
8 31 (9.94%) Web Developer
9 30 (9.62%) HTML CSS Developer
10 29 (9.29%) Junior
10 29 (9.29%) Junior Developer
11 27 (8.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 26 (8.33%) C# Developer
13 24 (7.69%) React Developer
14 23 (7.37%) C# .NET Developer
15 20 (6.41%) .NET Web Developer
16 19 (6.09%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 19 (6.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
17 18 (5.77%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (83.01%) CSS
2 252 (80.77%) HTML
3 171 (54.81%) AngularJS
4 132 (42.31%) jQuery
5 115 (36.86%) HTML5
6 111 (35.58%) React
7 78 (25.00%) CSS3
7 78 (25.00%) Sass
8 77 (24.68%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 70 (22.44%) .NET
10 55 (17.63%) Node.js
11 51 (16.35%) ASP.NET
12 45 (14.42%) Vue.js
13 40 (12.82%) RESTful
14 38 (12.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 35 (11.22%) SOAP
16 34 (10.90%) Web Services
17 33 (10.58%) XML
18 32 (10.26%) LESS
18 32 (10.26%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (27.56%) User Experience
2 18 (5.77%) Social Media
3 16 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
4 15 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.81%) Mobile App
5 11 (3.53%) W3C
6 9 (2.88%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.24%) Fintech
8 6 (1.92%) Media Streaming
8 6 (1.92%) Robotics
9 4 (1.28%) Client/Server
9 4 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
10 3 (0.96%) Blog
10 3 (0.96%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.21%) Linux
2 6 (1.92%) Windows
3 3 (0.96%) CentOS
3 3 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (0.96%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.64%) Unix
5 1 (0.32%) Android
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (40.71%) Agile Software Development
2 111 (35.58%) Web Development
3 58 (18.59%) MVC
4 40 (12.82%) TDD
5 39 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 32 (10.26%) Scrum
7 31 (9.94%) OO
7 31 (9.94%) Test Automation
8 29 (9.29%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (7.69%) Web Design
10 17 (5.45%) BDD
10 17 (5.45%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (4.81%) Customer Requirements
11 15 (4.81%) OOP
12 14 (4.49%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (4.49%) Logistics
13 13 (4.17%) Open Source
13 13 (4.17%) Unit Testing
14 12 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
14 12 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 282 (90.38%) JavaScript
2 74 (23.72%) C#
3 68 (21.79%) SQL
4 39 (12.50%) PHP
5 38 (12.18%) ES6
6 28 (8.97%) Java
7 27 (8.65%) TypeScript
8 20 (6.41%) Ruby
9 16 (5.13%) Python
10 15 (4.81%) T-SQL
11 9 (2.88%) C
12 6 (1.92%) XAML
13 5 (1.60%) VB.NET
14 4 (1.28%) C++
15 1 (0.32%) Bash Shell
15 1 (0.32%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (6.09%) Degree
2 16 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (1.28%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.21%) QA
2 3 (0.96%) WAI
System Software
1 8 (2.56%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.32%) Ansible
2 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 31 (9.94%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.41%) Adobe
2 20 (6.41%) Oracle
3 9 (2.88%) Rackspace
3 9 (2.88%) Twitter
4 7 (2.24%) Google
5 6 (1.92%) Xamarin
6 2 (0.64%) SAP
6 2 (0.64%) WooCommerce
7 1 (0.32%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.32%) Sitecore