Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 148 134 117
Rank change year-on-year -14 -17 +56
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 252 287 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.02% 2.26% 2.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.29% 2.55% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 205 275 351
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% +2.74% -8.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,700 £24,000
90th Percentile £62,000 £57,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +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 11,015 11,269 12,957
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.14% 88.88% 87.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8,917 9,170 10,468
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £45,025 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.05% +0.06% -
10th Percentile £28,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £68,250
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 21 February 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 21 February 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 -13 80 £45,000 -2.17% 20
Hertfordshire -19 80 £45,000 +28.57% 17
Essex +26 52 £42,500 +13.33% 5
Suffolk +4 28 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Bedfordshire -6 8 £53,750 +19.44% 2
Norfolk +10 4 £33,000 +6.45% 7
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 209 (82.94%) JavaScript
2 185 (73.41%) HTML
3 177 (70.24%) CSS
4 143 (56.75%) AngularJS
5 127 (50.40%) jQuery
6 112 (44.44%) HTML5
7 111 (44.05%) React
8 94 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
9 93 (36.90%) Web Development
10 72 (28.57%) Sass
11 66 (26.19%) C#
12 61 (24.21%) User Experience
13 60 (23.81%) .NET
14 57 (22.62%) CSS3
15 55 (21.83%) Git (software)
15 55 (21.83%) MVC
16 48 (19.05%) ASP.NET
17 40 (15.87%) RESTful
18 38 (15.08%) LESS
18 38 (15.08%) SQL
18 38 (15.08%) gulp
19 36 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 35 (13.89%) Node.js
20 35 (13.89%) Finance
21 33 (13.10%) Responsive Web Design
22 32 (12.70%) OO
23 31 (12.30%) webpack
24 30 (11.90%) Mobile App
25 29 (11.51%) Mathematics
25 29 (11.51%) SQL Server

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 11 (4.37%) CMS
2 10 (3.97%) WordPress
3 8 (3.17%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (1.59%) Apache
4 4 (1.59%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.19%) NServiceBus
5 3 (1.19%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.40%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.40%) Drupal
6 1 (0.40%) Joomla!
Applications
1 19 (7.54%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.37%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.57%) InDesign
4 2 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.79%) GIMP
5 1 (0.40%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.40%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (0.40%) Magento
1 1 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
1 1 (0.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.33%) npm
2 10 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.98%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 5 (1.98%) Asana
5 4 (1.59%) SaaS
6 2 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.40%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.40%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.40%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 26 (10.32%) HTTP
2 5 (1.98%) Wireless
3 3 (1.19%) Extranet
4 1 (0.40%) Intranet
4 1 (0.40%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.51%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.35%) Big Data
3 15 (5.95%) Relational Database
4 14 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 14 (5.56%) MongoDB
5 13 (5.16%) NoSQL
6 9 (3.57%) MySQL
7 7 (2.78%) Data Mining
7 7 (2.78%) Power BI
7 7 (2.78%) Semantic Layer
8 3 (1.19%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.19%) Redis
9 2 (0.79%) QlikView
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.40%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 55 (21.83%) Git (software)
2 38 (15.08%) gulp
3 31 (12.30%) webpack
4 24 (9.52%) Jasmine
5 22 (8.73%) Karma Test Runner
6 7 (2.78%) Selenium
7 5 (1.98%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
7 5 (1.98%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
8 4 (1.59%) Grunt
9 3 (1.19%) Axure RP
10 2 (0.79%) PHPUnit
10 2 (0.79%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.40%) Protractor
11 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (13.89%) Finance
2 20 (7.94%) Automotive
3 17 (6.75%) Marketing
3 17 (6.75%) Retail
4 16 (6.35%) Games
5 11 (4.37%) Advertising
6 10 (3.97%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (2.78%) Publishing
8 2 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 223 (88.49%) Developer
2 137 (54.37%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 84 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 50 (19.84%) Web Developer
5 37 (14.68%) Angular Developer
6 35 (13.89%) Full Stack Developer
7 33 (13.10%) C# Developer
7 33 (13.10%) React Developer
8 28 (11.11%) .NET Developer
9 23 (9.13%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 23 (9.13%) HTML Developer
10 21 (8.33%) Designer
10 21 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
10 21 (8.33%) Senior Developer
10 21 (8.33%) Senior Front-End Developer
11 20 (7.94%) Software Developer
12 18 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
13 14 (5.56%) C# Web Developer
13 14 (5.56%) Senior JavaScript Developer
14 13 (5.16%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (73.41%) HTML
2 177 (70.24%) CSS
3 143 (56.75%) AngularJS
4 127 (50.40%) jQuery
5 112 (44.44%) HTML5
6 111 (44.05%) React
7 72 (28.57%) Sass
8 60 (23.81%) .NET
9 57 (22.62%) CSS3
10 48 (19.05%) ASP.NET
11 40 (15.87%) RESTful
12 38 (15.08%) LESS
13 36 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 35 (13.89%) Node.js
15 27 (10.71%) Web Services
16 25 (9.92%) React Native
17 24 (9.52%) Redux
17 24 (9.52%) Semantic HTML
18 22 (8.73%) ASP.NET MVC
18 22 (8.73%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 61 (24.21%) User Experience
2 30 (11.90%) Mobile App
3 21 (8.33%) Media Streaming
4 17 (6.75%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.75%) Computer Science
5 14 (5.56%) Life Science
6 10 (3.97%) Smartphone
6 10 (3.97%) W3C
7 9 (3.57%) Mobile Payment
8 6 (2.38%) Graphic Design
9 5 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.98%) Fintech
10 4 (1.59%) Robotics
10 4 (1.59%) Social Media
10 4 (1.59%) Spread Betting
11 3 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.79%) Web 2.0
13 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
13 1 (0.40%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.78%) Android
2 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (37.30%) Agile Software Development
2 93 (36.90%) Web Development
3 55 (21.83%) MVC
4 33 (13.10%) Responsive Web Design
5 32 (12.70%) OO
6 29 (11.51%) Mathematics
7 27 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 27 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 24 (9.52%) TDD
8 24 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 24 (9.52%) Validation
8 24 (9.52%) Web Design
9 21 (8.33%) Mentoring
9 21 (8.33%) Scrum
9 21 (8.33%) Software Engineering
10 17 (6.75%) Business Intelligence
10 17 (6.75%) SDLC
11 15 (5.95%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 14 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
12 14 (5.56%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 209 (82.94%) JavaScript
2 66 (26.19%) C#
3 38 (15.08%) SQL
4 26 (10.32%) PHP
5 23 (9.13%) TypeScript
6 21 (8.33%) ES6
6 21 (8.33%) Java
7 14 (5.56%) Python
8 6 (2.38%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.59%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 24 (9.52%) Degree
2 9 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.40%) MCSD
3 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.17%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) WAI
System Software
1 4 (1.59%) Docker
Vendors
1 26 (10.32%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.35%) Google
2 16 (6.35%) Tableau
3 14 (5.56%) Adobe
4 13 (5.16%) Oracle
5 10 (3.97%) Samsung
6 2 (0.79%) Twitter
7 1 (0.40%) Pardot
7 1 (0.40%) Sencha