Period
to 17 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 161 118
Rank change year-on-year +58 -43 +38
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 301 227 339
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.84% 1.94% 2.56%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.17% 2.16% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 287 198 306
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £67,500 £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 9,495 10,527 11,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.51% 89.94% 89.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,092 8,580 9,870
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £69,000
England median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% - +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 17 October 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 October 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 +39 98 £45,000 - 23
Hertfordshire +7 85 £52,500 +3.96% 20
Essex +33 61 £35,000 -22.22% 10
Suffolk +24 30 £42,500 +21.43% 3
Bedfordshire +8 15 £47,500 +21.02% 7
Norfolk +20 13 £45,000 +36.36% 4
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 273 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 238 (79.07%) CSS
3 222 (73.75%) HTML
4 157 (52.16%) AngularJS
5 136 (45.18%) jQuery
6 116 (38.54%) React
7 115 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
8 104 (34.55%) HTML5
9 90 (29.90%) Git (software)
10 76 (25.25%) CSS3
10 76 (25.25%) User Experience
11 75 (24.92%) Web Development
12 74 (24.58%) C#
12 74 (24.58%) Sass
13 71 (23.59%) SQL
14 70 (23.26%) .NET
15 61 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 59 (19.60%) Node.js
17 47 (15.61%) Software Engineering
18 44 (14.62%) MVC
19 43 (14.29%) Vue.js
20 40 (13.29%) Web Design
21 39 (12.96%) TDD
21 39 (12.96%) ASP.NET
22 38 (12.62%) SQL Server
23 36 (11.96%) ES6
24 35 (11.63%) PHP
25 34 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
26 32 (10.63%) TypeScript
27 31 (10.30%) Java

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 19 (6.31%) CMS
2 12 (3.99%) Umbraco
3 7 (2.33%) Confluence
3 7 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
4 6 (1.99%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.66%) IIS
6 3 (1.00%) JBoss
6 3 (1.00%) WordPress
7 2 (0.66%) Apache
7 2 (0.66%) GlassFish
7 2 (0.66%) Kentico
7 2 (0.66%) SharePoint
7 2 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.33%) Drupal
8 1 (0.33%) Joomla!
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.33%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (4.32%) Photoshop
2 8 (2.66%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.33%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (0.66%) Magento
2 1 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.33%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.64%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (4.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.65%) npm
4 10 (3.32%) Google Analytics
5 7 (2.33%) SaaS
6 6 (1.99%) GitHub
7 3 (1.00%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.00%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (1.00%) Serverless
8 2 (0.66%) Office 365
9 1 (0.33%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.33%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.33%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.32%) HTTP
2 4 (1.33%) Internet
3 2 (0.66%) DNS
3 2 (0.66%) Radio Access Network
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 38 (12.62%) SQL Server
2 29 (9.63%) MySQL
3 22 (7.31%) Relational Database
4 14 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 10 (3.32%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (2.33%) MariaDB
6 7 (2.33%) RDBMS
7 5 (1.66%) NoSQL
8 4 (1.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 4 (1.33%) Big Data
9 3 (1.00%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.66%) Redis
10 2 (0.66%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.33%) Azure SQL Database
11 1 (0.33%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.33%) DB2
Development Applications
1 90 (29.90%) Git (software)
2 23 (7.64%) gulp
3 20 (6.64%) webpack
4 19 (6.31%) Jasmine
5 16 (5.32%) Karma Test Runner
6 12 (3.99%) JIRA
7 10 (3.32%) Maven
8 9 (2.99%) Selenium
9 7 (2.33%) Jenkins
9 7 (2.33%) Subversion
10 6 (1.99%) Vagrant
11 5 (1.66%) Cucumber
11 5 (1.66%) Grunt
11 5 (1.66%) Mocha
11 5 (1.66%) Redmine
12 4 (1.33%) JUnit
12 4 (1.33%) Visual Studio
13 3 (1.00%) JMeter
13 3 (1.00%) LoadRunner
13 3 (1.00%) WebDriver
General
1 29 (9.63%) Finance
2 14 (4.65%) Marketing
3 13 (4.32%) Retail
4 8 (2.66%) Games
5 6 (1.99%) Legal
6 3 (1.00%) Advertising
6 3 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.66%) Automotive
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 285 (94.68%) Developer
2 214 (71.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 91 (30.23%) JavaScript Developer
4 46 (15.28%) Software Developer
5 35 (11.63%) Angular Developer
6 30 (9.97%) Junior
6 30 (9.97%) Junior Developer
6 30 (9.97%) React Developer
6 30 (9.97%) Senior Developer
7 29 (9.63%) .NET Developer
8 24 (7.97%) HTML CSS Developer
8 24 (7.97%) HTML Developer
9 23 (7.64%) Web Developer
10 21 (6.98%) C# Developer
10 21 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
11 19 (6.31%) C# .NET Developer
11 19 (6.31%) Senior Front-End Developer
12 18 (5.98%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 17 (5.65%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 16 (5.32%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 238 (79.07%) CSS
2 222 (73.75%) HTML
3 157 (52.16%) AngularJS
4 136 (45.18%) jQuery
5 116 (38.54%) React
6 104 (34.55%) HTML5
7 76 (25.25%) CSS3
8 74 (24.58%) Sass
9 70 (23.26%) .NET
10 61 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 59 (19.60%) Node.js
12 43 (14.29%) Vue.js
13 39 (12.96%) ASP.NET
14 31 (10.30%) RESTful
15 27 (8.97%) Redux
15 27 (8.97%) XML
16 25 (8.31%) LESS
17 24 (7.97%) Ajax
17 24 (7.97%) JSON
18 23 (7.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 76 (25.25%) User Experience
2 16 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.32%) Mobile App
2 16 (5.32%) W3C
3 14 (4.65%) Robotics
4 12 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (3.99%) Social Media
5 11 (3.65%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.65%) Media Streaming
6 8 (2.66%) Fintech
6 8 (2.66%) Self-Motivation
7 7 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (1.99%) Photography
9 3 (1.00%) Blog
9 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.66%) Life Science
11 1 (0.33%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 5 (1.66%) Windows
2 4 (1.33%) Linux
3 3 (1.00%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.66%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (38.21%) Agile Software Development
2 75 (24.92%) Web Development
3 47 (15.61%) Software Engineering
4 44 (14.62%) MVC
5 40 (13.29%) Web Design
6 39 (12.96%) TDD
7 34 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
8 30 (9.97%) OO
9 24 (7.97%) Test Automation
10 23 (7.64%) Continuous Improvement
10 23 (7.64%) E-Commerce
11 22 (7.31%) Validation
12 21 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
13 18 (5.98%) Artificial Intelligence
14 17 (5.65%) Unit Testing
15 16 (5.32%) Scrum
16 15 (4.98%) BDD
16 15 (4.98%) SEO
17 14 (4.65%) SDLC
18 13 (4.32%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 273 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 74 (24.58%) C#
3 71 (23.59%) SQL
4 36 (11.96%) ES6
5 35 (11.63%) PHP
6 32 (10.63%) TypeScript
7 31 (10.30%) Java
8 20 (6.64%) Python
9 12 (3.99%) Ruby
10 9 (2.99%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.66%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.66%) C
13 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.33%) C++
13 1 (0.33%) Java 8
13 1 (0.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 23 (7.64%) Degree
2 13 (4.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (1.66%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.66%) QA
2 3 (1.00%) WAI
System Software
1 6 (1.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.33%) Ansible
1 1 (0.33%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (8.64%) Microsoft
2 23 (7.64%) Adobe
3 14 (4.65%) Oracle
4 13 (4.32%) Google
5 6 (1.99%) Pardot
6 5 (1.66%) Atlassian
7 3 (1.00%) Twitter
8 2 (0.66%) hybris
8 2 (0.66%) Rackspace
9 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.33%) Xamarin