Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 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
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 169 104
Rank change year-on-year +55 -65 +62
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 303 219 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.62% 1.82% 2.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.91% 2.02% 3.11%
Number of salaries quoted 282 202 344
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +16.88% -3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £24,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £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 10,422 10,866 12,199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.29% 90.17% 89.84%
Number of salaries quoted 7,635 8,718 10,117
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 17 August 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 17 August 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 +44 123 £52,500 +5.00% 6
Cambridgeshire +25 73 £45,000 - 35
Essex +13 47 £35,000 -12.50% 8
Suffolk +29 33 £42,500 +30.77% 12
Bedfordshire +3 16 £45,000 -1.37% 6
Norfolk +20 11 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 August 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.

1 279 (92.08%) JavaScript
2 234 (77.23%) CSS
3 221 (72.94%) HTML
4 171 (56.44%) AngularJS
5 134 (44.22%) jQuery
6 127 (41.91%) React
7 115 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
8 111 (36.63%) HTML5
9 100 (33.00%) Git (software)
10 85 (28.05%) Sass
11 78 (25.74%) User Experience
11 78 (25.74%) .NET
12 75 (24.75%) C#
13 71 (23.43%) CSS3
14 69 (22.77%) SQL
15 59 (19.47%) Web Development
16 54 (17.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 51 (16.83%) Web Design
18 48 (15.84%) Software Engineering
18 48 (15.84%) Node.js
18 48 (15.84%) RESTful
19 45 (14.85%) MVC
20 43 (14.19%) ASP.NET
21 42 (13.86%) TDD
21 42 (13.86%) TypeScript
22 37 (12.21%) Vue.js
23 36 (11.88%) Finance
23 36 (11.88%) Java
23 36 (11.88%) E-Commerce
24 34 (11.22%) ES6

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 16 (5.28%) CMS
2 8 (2.64%) WordPress
3 7 (2.31%) Confluence
3 7 (2.31%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (2.31%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.31%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.65%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.32%) JBoss
6 2 (0.66%) Apache
6 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
7 1 (0.33%) Drupal
7 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.33%) Kentico
7 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (5.28%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.64%) Adobe Illustrator
2 8 (2.64%) InVision
3 7 (2.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.99%) GIMP
5 1 (0.33%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 32 (10.56%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (5.94%) npm
3 12 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.64%) Google Analytics
5 7 (2.31%) GitHub
6 5 (1.65%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (1.65%) SaaS
7 4 (1.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 4 (1.32%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (1.32%) Google Drive
7 4 (1.32%) Serverless
8 1 (0.33%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.33%) Office 365
8 1 (0.33%) Veeva
8 1 (0.33%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.93%) HTTP
2 4 (1.32%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) SSL
4 1 (0.33%) MQTT
4 1 (0.33%) SMS
4 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (8.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (6.27%) MySQL
4 16 (5.28%) Relational Database
5 14 (4.62%) MongoDB
6 8 (2.64%) Big Data
7 7 (2.31%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.65%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 5 (1.65%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.65%) NoSQL
9 3 (0.99%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.66%) Redis
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 100 (33.00%) Git (software)
2 32 (10.56%) gulp
3 30 (9.90%) webpack
4 23 (7.59%) Jasmine
5 22 (7.26%) Karma Test Runner
6 13 (4.29%) Selenium
7 11 (3.63%) JIRA
7 11 (3.63%) Subversion
8 9 (2.97%) Maven
8 9 (2.97%) Vagrant
9 7 (2.31%) Cucumber
10 6 (1.98%) Jenkins
11 5 (1.65%) Grunt
11 5 (1.65%) JMeter
11 5 (1.65%) LoadRunner
11 5 (1.65%) Mercurial
11 5 (1.65%) Redmine
11 5 (1.65%) Robot Framework
11 5 (1.65%) WebDriver
12 4 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
General
1 36 (11.88%) Finance
2 17 (5.61%) Marketing
3 13 (4.29%) Retail
4 11 (3.63%) Advertising
5 7 (2.31%) Games
6 6 (1.98%) Legal
7 3 (0.99%) Automotive
8 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 292 (96.37%) Developer
2 208 (68.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 88 (29.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 47 (15.51%) Angular Developer
5 41 (13.53%) .NET Developer
6 33 (10.89%) Senior Developer
7 30 (9.90%) React Developer
8 29 (9.57%) Full Stack Developer
9 27 (8.91%) HTML CSS Developer
9 27 (8.91%) HTML Developer
10 26 (8.58%) Software Developer
11 25 (8.25%) C# Developer
11 25 (8.25%) Web Developer
12 24 (7.92%) C# .NET Developer
13 21 (6.93%) Senior Front-End Developer
14 18 (5.94%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 16 (5.28%) Junior
15 16 (5.28%) Junior Developer
16 15 (4.95%) Cloud Developer
17 13 (4.29%) IoT Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 234 (77.23%) CSS
2 221 (72.94%) HTML
3 171 (56.44%) AngularJS
4 134 (44.22%) jQuery
5 127 (41.91%) React
6 111 (36.63%) HTML5
7 85 (28.05%) Sass
8 78 (25.74%) .NET
9 71 (23.43%) CSS3
10 54 (17.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 48 (15.84%) Node.js
11 48 (15.84%) RESTful
12 43 (14.19%) ASP.NET
13 37 (12.21%) Vue.js
14 32 (10.56%) Redux
15 26 (8.58%) LESS
16 24 (7.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 23 (7.59%) .NET Framework
17 23 (7.59%) Web Services
17 23 (7.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 78 (25.74%) User Experience
2 23 (7.59%) Robotics
3 21 (6.93%) Mobile App
4 17 (5.61%) Media Streaming
5 15 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (4.95%) Computer Science
6 14 (4.62%) W3C
7 8 (2.64%) Greenfield Project
8 7 (2.31%) Life Science
9 6 (1.98%) Photography
10 5 (1.65%) Fintech
10 5 (1.65%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (1.32%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (0.99%) Social Media
13 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
13 1 (0.33%) Graphic Design
13 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.33%) Spread Betting
13 1 (0.33%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.32%) Linux
1 4 (1.32%) Windows
2 3 (0.99%) Windows 10
3 2 (0.66%) Android
3 2 (0.66%) Unix
4 1 (0.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (37.95%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (19.47%) Web Development
3 51 (16.83%) Web Design
4 48 (15.84%) Software Engineering
5 45 (14.85%) MVC
6 42 (13.86%) TDD
7 36 (11.88%) E-Commerce
8 32 (10.56%) Responsive Web Design
9 30 (9.90%) Continuous Improvement
9 30 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (9.24%) OO
10 28 (9.24%) Validation
11 27 (8.91%) Artificial Intelligence
12 25 (8.25%) Analytics
12 25 (8.25%) Unit Testing
13 23 (7.59%) SDLC
13 23 (7.59%) SEO
14 21 (6.93%) Test Automation
15 18 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
16 17 (5.61%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 279 (92.08%) JavaScript
2 75 (24.75%) C#
3 69 (22.77%) SQL
4 42 (13.86%) TypeScript
5 36 (11.88%) Java
6 34 (11.22%) ES6
7 29 (9.57%) PHP
7 29 (9.57%) Python
8 10 (3.30%) VB.NET
9 6 (1.98%) Ruby
10 3 (0.99%) Java 8
10 3 (0.99%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 27 (8.91%) Degree
2 10 (3.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.65%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.64%) QA
2 1 (0.33%) WAI
System Software
1 10 (3.30%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 24 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 20 (6.60%) Adobe
3 13 (4.29%) Google
4 7 (2.31%) Oracle
4 7 (2.31%) Pardot
5 5 (1.65%) Atlassian
6 4 (1.32%) CODA
6 4 (1.32%) DoubleClick
7 3 (0.99%) Capita
7 3 (0.99%) Logi
7 3 (0.99%) Logi Analytics
8 2 (0.66%) hybris
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.33%) Twitter