Period
to 23 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

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
23 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 174 99 138
Rank change year-on-year -75 +39 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 57 35 152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.77% 2.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.20% 1.85% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 46 25 135
10th Percentile £38,750 £33,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £42,813 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £70,000 £53,750 £56,250
90th Percentile £88,750 £57,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +4.50% +5.26%

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 4,767 1,892 6,720
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 90.22% 95.51% 95.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,775 1,530 5,101
10th Percentile £26,850 £27,500 £25,500
25th Percentile £34,472 £36,250 £33,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.26% +2.22%
75th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%

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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the East of England over the 6 months to 23 September 2021.

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 23 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 -41 27 £60,000 +54.84% 6
Essex -10 10 £50,000 +33.33% 4
Suffolk -9 8 £45,000 - 1
Hertfordshire -59 6 £52,500 +7.69% 5
Norfolk -14 3 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Bedfordshire -24 3 £62,500 +38.89%
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 September 2021, 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 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 57 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 52 (91.23%) React
3 36 (63.16%) CSS
4 35 (61.40%) HTML
5 31 (54.39%) TypeScript
6 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
6 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (38.60%) Redux
8 19 (33.33%) User Experience
8 19 (33.33%) HTML5
8 19 (33.33%) Node.js
9 17 (29.82%) AWS
10 16 (28.07%) Sass
11 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
12 14 (24.56%) Azure
12 14 (24.56%) Vue.js
13 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
14 12 (21.05%) CSS3
14 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
15 11 (19.30%) REST
15 11 (19.30%) RESTful
15 11 (19.30%) Jest
15 11 (19.30%) DevOps
15 11 (19.30%) Microservices
16 10 (17.54%) Next.js
16 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
16 10 (17.54%) Python
17 9 (15.79%) Kubernetes
18 8 (14.04%) GCP

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 2 (3.51%) WordPress
2 1 (1.75%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 17 (29.82%) AWS
2 14 (24.56%) Azure
3 8 (14.04%) GCP
3 8 (14.04%) npm
4 3 (5.26%) OpenShift
4 3 (5.26%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (5.26%) MySQL
2 3 (5.26%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 15 (26.32%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) Mocha
3 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
3 3 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.26%) Protractor
4 1 (1.75%) Grunt
4 1 (1.75%) gulp
4 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 7 (12.28%) Finance
1 7 (12.28%) Social Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Organisational Skills
3 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (91.23%) React
2 36 (63.16%) CSS
3 35 (61.40%) HTML
4 25 (43.86%) AngularJS
5 22 (38.60%) Redux
6 19 (33.33%) HTML5
6 19 (33.33%) Node.js
7 16 (28.07%) Sass
8 14 (24.56%) Vue.js
9 12 (21.05%) CSS3
10 11 (19.30%) Jest
10 11 (19.30%) REST
10 11 (19.30%) RESTful
11 10 (17.54%) Next.js
12 6 (10.53%) Web Services
13 4 (7.02%) Django
13 4 (7.02%) LESS
14 3 (5.26%) Flask
14 3 (5.26%) Gherkin
14 3 (5.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (1.75%) FMCG
2 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
2 1 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.51%) Windows
2 1 (1.75%) Android
2 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 25 (43.86%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (22.81%) Software Engineering
4 12 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 11 (19.30%) DevOps
5 11 (19.30%) Microservices
6 10 (17.54%) Integration Testing
7 7 (12.28%) Analytics
7 7 (12.28%) Artificial Intelligence
7 7 (12.28%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 7 (12.28%) Fintech
7 7 (12.28%) TDD
7 7 (12.28%) Visualisation
8 6 (10.53%) Coaching
8 6 (10.53%) Data Science
8 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
8 6 (10.53%) OOD
8 6 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 6 (10.53%) Scrum
8 6 (10.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 57 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 31 (54.39%) TypeScript
3 10 (17.54%) Python
4 8 (14.04%) SQL
5 6 (10.53%) ES7
6 5 (8.77%) ES6
7 3 (5.26%) PHP
8 2 (3.51%) Go
9 1 (1.75%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) Accessibility
System Software
1 8 (14.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (15.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Elastic Path
1 8 (14.04%) Google
2 2 (3.51%) WooCommerce
3 1 (1.75%) Optimizely