Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 149 228 160
Rank change year-on-year +79 -68 +78
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 225 132 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.97% 1.09% 1.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.12% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 209 123 207
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -5.41%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £56,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £44,512 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% -1.09% +12.50%

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

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
East of England
Permanent vacancies in the East of England with a recognized job title 11,061 11,734 12,980
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.85% 97.18% 96.36%
Number of salaries quoted 8,270 9,508 10,926
East of England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.33% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

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

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

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 6 months to 19 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 +48 98 £47,500 -6.86% 4
Cambridgeshire +32 50 £45,000 +2.86% 19
Essex +25 33 £37,500 - 6
Suffolk +25 28 £42,500 +30.77% 9
Bedfordshire +17 14 £41,250 -10.81% 4
Norfolk +10 2 £32,500 -12.16% 4
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 19 August 2018, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 213 (94.67%) JavaScript
2 204 (90.67%) Front End Development
3 192 (85.33%) HTML
4 189 (84.00%) CSS
5 151 (67.11%) AngularJS
6 112 (49.78%) React
7 109 (48.44%) jQuery
8 105 (46.67%) HTML5
9 95 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
10 91 (40.44%) Git (software)
11 84 (37.33%) Sass
12 69 (30.67%) User Experience
13 62 (27.56%) CSS3
14 57 (25.33%) Web Development
15 46 (20.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 43 (19.11%) RESTful
17 40 (17.78%) Web Design
18 39 (17.33%) TypeScript
19 37 (16.44%) gulp
19 37 (16.44%) .NET
19 37 (16.44%) ES6
20 36 (16.00%) C#
20 36 (16.00%) Node.js
21 35 (15.56%) Vue.js
22 32 (14.22%) Redux
23 30 (13.33%) webpack
23 30 (13.33%) TDD
24 29 (12.89%) Software Engineering
25 27 (12.00%) E-Commerce
25 27 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner

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 17 (7.56%) CMS
2 8 (3.56%) Umbraco
3 7 (3.11%) WordPress
4 6 (2.67%) Confluence
5 2 (0.89%) Apache
5 2 (0.89%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.89%) JBoss
5 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (7.56%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.56%) InVision
3 7 (3.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (3.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (2.22%) GIMP
5 1 (0.44%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.44%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Magento
1 1 (0.44%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.22%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (8.44%) npm
3 10 (4.44%) SaaS
4 7 (3.11%) Google Analytics
5 4 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 4 (1.78%) GitHub
5 4 (1.78%) Google Drive
5 4 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.44%) Veeva
6 1 (0.44%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 20 (8.89%) HTTP
2 2 (0.89%) SSL
3 1 (0.44%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.56%) MySQL
3 5 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.78%) Big Data
5 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.89%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.44%) DB2
7 1 (0.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 91 (40.44%) Git (software)
2 37 (16.44%) gulp
3 30 (13.33%) webpack
4 27 (12.00%) Karma Test Runner
5 22 (9.78%) Jasmine
6 11 (4.89%) Jenkins
6 11 (4.89%) JIRA
7 8 (3.56%) Vagrant
8 5 (2.22%) Grunt
8 5 (2.22%) JBehave
8 5 (2.22%) Mercurial
8 5 (2.22%) Selenium
8 5 (2.22%) WebDriver
9 4 (1.78%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (1.78%) Redmine
10 3 (1.33%) Subversion
11 2 (0.89%) IntelliJ
11 2 (0.89%) JUnit
11 2 (0.89%) Maven
11 2 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 25 (11.11%) Finance
2 18 (8.00%) Marketing
3 9 (4.00%) Advertising
4 7 (3.11%) Legal
4 7 (3.11%) Retail
5 5 (2.22%) Games
6 3 (1.33%) Automotive
7 2 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (85.33%) HTML
2 189 (84.00%) CSS
3 151 (67.11%) AngularJS
4 112 (49.78%) React
5 109 (48.44%) jQuery
6 105 (46.67%) HTML5
7 84 (37.33%) Sass
8 62 (27.56%) CSS3
9 46 (20.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 43 (19.11%) RESTful
11 37 (16.44%) .NET
12 36 (16.00%) Node.js
13 35 (15.56%) Vue.js
14 32 (14.22%) Redux
15 26 (11.56%) LESS
16 22 (9.78%) React Native
17 20 (8.89%) Semantic HTML
18 19 (8.44%) Ajax
18 19 (8.44%) ASP.NET
19 17 (7.56%) Handlebars
Miscellaneous
1 69 (30.67%) User Experience
2 21 (9.33%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.89%) Robotics
4 17 (7.56%) Media Streaming
5 12 (5.33%) W3C
6 11 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (2.67%) Computer Science
7 6 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.67%) Photography
8 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.78%) Fintech
9 3 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.89%) Life Science
10 2 (0.89%) Social Media
11 1 (0.44%) Blog
11 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.44%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.33%) Linux
1 3 (1.33%) Windows
1 3 (1.33%) Windows 10
2 2 (0.89%) Android
2 2 (0.89%) Unix
3 1 (0.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 204 (90.67%) Front End Development
2 95 (42.22%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (25.33%) Web Development
4 40 (17.78%) Web Design
5 30 (13.33%) TDD
6 29 (12.89%) Software Engineering
7 27 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 27 (12.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (11.11%) Artificial Intelligence
8 25 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (11.11%) SEO
9 24 (10.67%) Validation
10 20 (8.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 20 (8.89%) MVC
11 18 (8.00%) Unit Testing
12 17 (7.56%) Due Diligence
13 16 (7.11%) Customer Insight
14 15 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (6.22%) OO
16 12 (5.33%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 213 (94.67%) JavaScript
2 39 (17.33%) TypeScript
3 37 (16.44%) ES6
4 36 (16.00%) C#
5 26 (11.56%) Java
6 22 (9.78%) PHP
7 16 (7.11%) SQL
8 9 (4.00%) Python
9 4 (1.78%) C++
9 4 (1.78%) Fortran
9 4 (1.78%) Pascal
10 3 (1.33%) Ruby
11 1 (0.44%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.44%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 19 (8.44%) Degree
2 9 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (4.00%) Docker
Vendors
1 20 (8.89%) Adobe
2 13 (5.78%) Microsoft
3 12 (5.33%) Google
4 6 (2.67%) Oracle
4 6 (2.67%) Pardot
5 4 (1.78%) Atlassian
5 4 (1.78%) CODA
5 4 (1.78%) DoubleClick
5 4 (1.78%) Twitter
6 2 (0.89%) Capita
6 2 (0.89%) hybris
6 2 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.44%) Demandware