Period
to 25 September 2021

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 25 September 2021 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
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 86 106
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 +11
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 142 50 201
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.69% 2.59% 2.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.96% 2.87% 3.15%
Number of salaries quoted 104 40 179
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,725 £31,200
25th Percentile £43,750 £36,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,750 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% - -
75th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £57,625 £60,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +3.77% +0.95% +5.00%

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 4,802 1,745 6,377
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 91.00% 90.27% 90.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2,626 1,403 4,716
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,800 £27,281
25th Percentile £36,138 £37,500 £35,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £48,898
Median % change year-on-year - +2.25% +2.94%
75th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £73,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +9.52% +2.94%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in the East of England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

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 25 September 2021. 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 -17 55 £55,000 +10.00% 11
Norfolk +6 27 £47,500 +2.70% 7
Bedfordshire -7 18 £62,500 +38.89% 2
Hertfordshire -60 18 £55,000 +4.76% 11
Essex -11 16 £55,000 +46.67% 4
Suffolk -8 8 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, 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.

1 109 (76.76%) JavaScript
2 100 (70.42%) React
3 68 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
4 64 (45.07%) CSS
5 62 (43.66%) HTML
6 43 (30.28%) AngularJS
7 42 (29.58%) Python
8 41 (28.87%) Vue.js
9 39 (27.46%) Full Stack Development
10 37 (26.06%) AWS
11 35 (24.65%) Git (software)
12 34 (23.94%) E-Commerce
13 32 (22.54%) User Experience
14 31 (21.83%) TypeScript
14 31 (21.83%) Software Engineering
15 27 (19.01%) Artificial Intelligence
15 27 (19.01%) DevOps
15 27 (19.01%) HTML5
15 27 (19.01%) REST
15 27 (19.01%) Social Skills
16 26 (18.31%) Node.js
16 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
16 26 (18.31%) Finance
17 25 (17.61%) Django
18 24 (16.90%) Integration Testing
18 24 (16.90%) Marketing
18 24 (16.90%) .NET
18 24 (16.90%) MySQL
19 22 (15.49%) RESTful
19 22 (15.49%) Docker

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 15 (10.56%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (8.45%) Apache
3 10 (7.04%) Apache Solr
3 10 (7.04%) Apache Spark
4 9 (6.34%) CMS
5 4 (2.82%) WordPress
6 3 (2.11%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.41%) Kentico
7 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (1.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.11%) Shopify
2 1 (0.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 37 (26.06%) AWS
2 20 (14.08%) Azure
3 16 (11.27%) SaaS
4 10 (7.04%) AWS CloudFormation
4 10 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
4 10 (7.04%) npm
4 10 (7.04%) Serverless
5 8 (5.63%) GCP
6 3 (2.11%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.11%) Yarn
7 1 (0.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 1 (0.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.86%) HTTP
2 2 (1.41%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (16.90%) MySQL
2 17 (11.97%) NoSQL
3 14 (9.86%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (9.15%) Relational Database
5 10 (7.04%) Amazon Aurora
5 10 (7.04%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (7.04%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (7.04%) Apache Cassandra
5 10 (7.04%) ClickHouse
5 10 (7.04%) Hadoop
5 10 (7.04%) SQL Server
6 5 (3.52%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.41%) Flink
7 2 (1.41%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.41%) Text Mining
8 1 (0.70%) Big Data
8 1 (0.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 35 (24.65%) Git (software)
2 26 (18.31%) Jenkins
3 15 (10.56%) GitLab
3 15 (10.56%) JIRA
4 8 (5.63%) Mocha
5 3 (2.11%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.11%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.11%) Protractor
6 2 (1.41%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.41%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.41%) NUnit
6 2 (1.41%) Selenium
6 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.41%) webpack
7 1 (0.70%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.70%) Grunt
7 1 (0.70%) gulp
7 1 (0.70%) JUnit
7 1 (0.70%) Subversion
7 1 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (19.01%) Social Skills
2 26 (18.31%) Finance
3 24 (16.90%) Marketing
4 15 (10.56%) Retail
5 12 (8.45%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (8.45%) Games
6 11 (7.75%) Automotive
7 10 (7.04%) Influencing Skills
7 10 (7.04%) Manufacturing
8 3 (2.11%) Organisational Skills
8 3 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.70%) Electronics
9 1 (0.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 129 (90.85%) Developer
2 56 (39.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (14.79%) React Developer
4 19 (13.38%) PHP Developer
4 19 (13.38%) Software Developer
5 17 (11.97%) Senior Developer
6 16 (11.27%) Full Stack Developer
7 15 (10.56%) Python Developer
8 14 (9.86%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 14 (9.86%) SQL Developer
9 13 (9.15%) JavaScript Developer
10 12 (8.45%) .NET Developer
11 11 (7.75%) Django Developer
11 11 (7.75%) Python/Django Developer
12 10 (7.04%) .NET Software Developer
13 9 (6.34%) Lead Developer
14 8 (5.63%) E-Commerce Developer
14 8 (5.63%) Software Engineer
15 7 (4.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 6 (4.23%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (70.42%) React
2 64 (45.07%) CSS
3 62 (43.66%) HTML
4 43 (30.28%) AngularJS
5 41 (28.87%) Vue.js
6 27 (19.01%) HTML5
6 27 (19.01%) REST
7 26 (18.31%) Node.js
8 25 (17.61%) Django
9 24 (16.90%) .NET
10 22 (15.49%) Redux
10 22 (15.49%) RESTful
11 19 (13.38%) Sass
12 15 (10.56%) GraphQL
13 14 (9.86%) CSS3
14 13 (9.15%) Flask
15 11 (7.75%) Jest
15 11 (7.75%) Next.js
16 10 (7.04%) Entity Framework
16 10 (7.04%) Shiny
Miscellaneous
1 32 (22.54%) User Experience
2 7 (4.93%) FMCG
2 7 (4.93%) Social Media
3 5 (3.52%) Marketing Technology
4 4 (2.82%) NHS
5 3 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.41%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.41%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.70%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.82%) Linux
2 3 (2.11%) Windows
3 1 (0.70%) Android
3 1 (0.70%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (47.89%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (27.46%) Full Stack Development
3 34 (23.94%) E-Commerce
4 31 (21.83%) Software Engineering
5 27 (19.01%) Artificial Intelligence
5 27 (19.01%) DevOps
6 24 (16.90%) Integration Testing
7 22 (15.49%) Data Science
7 22 (15.49%) Microservices
8 21 (14.79%) TDD
9 19 (13.38%) Fintech
9 19 (13.38%) Unit Testing
9 19 (13.38%) Visualisation
10 18 (12.68%) Analytics
11 16 (11.27%) Collaborative Working
11 16 (11.27%) MVC
12 15 (10.56%) Clean Code
12 15 (10.56%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (10.56%) Web Development
13 13 (9.15%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 109 (76.76%) JavaScript
2 42 (29.58%) Python
3 31 (21.83%) TypeScript
4 21 (14.79%) C#
4 21 (14.79%) PHP
5 18 (12.68%) SQL
6 15 (10.56%) PHP 7
7 12 (8.45%) Java
8 10 (7.04%) R
9 9 (6.34%) ES6
10 6 (4.23%) ES7
11 5 (3.52%) XPath
12 4 (2.82%) C
12 4 (2.82%) Shell Script
13 3 (2.11%) Go
14 2 (1.41%) Java 11
15 1 (0.70%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (1.41%) Degree
2 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.41%) Accessibility
2 1 (0.70%) GDPR
2 1 (0.70%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.70%) QA
System Software
1 22 (15.49%) Docker
2 10 (7.04%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 22 (15.49%) Kubernetes
2 10 (7.04%) Mesos
2 10 (7.04%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (5.63%) Elastic Path
1 8 (5.63%) Google
1 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.93%) Facebook
2 7 (4.93%) Instagram
3 3 (2.11%) Adobe
4 2 (1.41%) Optimizely
4 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (1.41%) WooCommerce