The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / East of England
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 130 192
Rank change year-on-year -51 +62  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 74 130 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.19% 1.91% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.23% 1.98% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 66 119 93
Median salary £42,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.86% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
East of England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 6024 6552 8038
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 97.22% 96.28% 97.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4914 5554 6629
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £64,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the East of England region over the 3 months to 23 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -12 35 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Essex -6 17 £40,000 +60.00%
Cambridgeshire -36 10 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Bedfordshire +21 4 £45,000 +38.46%
Suffolk -8 4 £32,500 +3.17%
Norfolk -14 4 £40,000 +52.38% 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 137 (93.20%) JavaScript
2 133 (90.48%) HTML
3 132 (89.80%) CSS
4 119 (80.95%) Front End Development
5 81 (55.10%) HTML5
6 76 (51.70%) AngularJS
7 74 (50.34%) jQuery
8 54 (36.73%) CSS3
9 51 (34.69%) Web Development
10 49 (33.33%) Node.js
11 42 (28.57%) React
12 41 (27.89%) Sass
13 38 (25.85%) OO
14 37 (25.17%) Computer Science
15 32 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (21.09%) Ajax
17 29 (19.73%) JSON
18 27 (18.37%) Degree
19 26 (17.69%) PHP
20 24 (16.33%) Java
20 24 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 23 (15.65%) gulp
21 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
22 22 (14.97%) .NET
22 22 (14.97%) LESS
23 21 (14.29%) WordPress
24 20 (13.61%) E-Commerce
24 20 (13.61%) User Experience
25 19 (12.93%) Software Engineering
26 17 (11.56%) TDD

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 21 (14.29%) WordPress
2 14 (9.52%) CMS
3 10 (6.80%) Drupal
4 8 (5.44%) Tomcat
5 6 (4.08%) Apache
6 4 (2.72%) WebSphere
7 2 (1.36%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.36%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.68%) Confluence
8 1 (0.68%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (5.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.36%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.08%) SaaS
2 5 (3.40%) GitHub
3 3 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.68%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.68%) HTTP
1 1 (0.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.44%) MySQL
2 7 (4.76%) NoSQL
3 6 (4.08%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.72%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.68%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.68%) DocumentDB
5 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (15.65%) Git (software)
1 23 (15.65%) gulp
2 16 (10.88%) Grunt
3 12 (8.16%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (5.44%) JBehave
4 8 (5.44%) WebDriver
5 5 (3.40%) Bower
6 4 (2.72%) Bitbucket
6 4 (2.72%) Jasmine
6 4 (2.72%) LabVIEW
6 4 (2.72%) Maven
6 4 (2.72%) webpack
7 3 (2.04%) Mocha
7 3 (2.04%) Selenium
7 3 (2.04%) Subversion
8 2 (1.36%) JUnit
8 2 (1.36%) PostCSS
8 2 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (1.36%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.68%) JIRA
General
1 14 (9.52%) Retail
2 13 (8.84%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.48%) Marketing
4 10 (6.80%) Publishing
5 7 (4.76%) Finance
6 3 (2.04%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 133 (90.48%) HTML
2 132 (89.80%) CSS
3 81 (55.10%) HTML5
4 76 (51.70%) AngularJS
5 74 (50.34%) jQuery
6 54 (36.73%) CSS3
7 49 (33.33%) Node.js
8 42 (28.57%) React
9 41 (27.89%) Sass
10 31 (21.09%) Ajax
11 29 (19.73%) JSON
12 24 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (14.97%) .NET
13 22 (14.97%) LESS
14 15 (10.20%) Backbone.js
15 14 (9.52%) XML
16 13 (8.84%) ASP.NET
16 13 (8.84%) RESTful
16 13 (8.84%) Web Services
17 10 (6.80%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.17%) Computer Science
2 20 (13.61%) User Experience
3 13 (8.84%) Algorithms
3 13 (8.84%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.04%) iPad
6 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.36%) Kindle
6 2 (1.36%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.36%) NHS
7 1 (0.68%) Animation
7 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.68%) Blog
7 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.68%) Photography
7 1 (0.68%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.68%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.72%) Linux
2 3 (2.04%) Windows
3 2 (1.36%) Unix
4 1 (0.68%) Android
4 1 (0.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (80.95%) Front End Development
2 51 (34.69%) Web Development
3 38 (25.85%) OO
4 32 (21.77%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (13.61%) E-Commerce
6 19 (12.93%) Software Engineering
7 17 (11.56%) TDD
8 16 (10.88%) MVC
9 13 (8.84%) Complexity Analysis
9 13 (8.84%) OOD
10 12 (8.16%) Scrum
11 10 (6.80%) Responsive Web Design
12 9 (6.12%) Load Testing
12 9 (6.12%) Test Automation
13 8 (5.44%) Data Visualisation
13 8 (5.44%) Visualisation
14 7 (4.76%) BDD
14 7 (4.76%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 7 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
14 7 (4.76%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 137 (93.20%) JavaScript
2 26 (17.69%) PHP
3 24 (16.33%) Java
4 16 (10.88%) C#
4 16 (10.88%) ES6
5 13 (8.84%) Python
6 11 (7.48%) C++
7 9 (6.12%) SQL
8 4 (2.72%) TypeScript
9 3 (2.04%) Perl
10 2 (1.36%) Ruby
11 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.68%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.68%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 27 (18.37%) Degree
2 6 (4.08%) PhD
3 5 (3.40%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.68%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.68%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.72%) QA
2 2 (1.36%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (3.40%) Adobe
1 5 (3.40%) Microsoft
2 4 (2.72%) Oracle
3 2 (1.36%) Sitecore
4 1 (0.68%) Google
4 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
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