Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 191 239
Rank change year-on-year -38 +48 -36
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 124 197 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.02% 1.49% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.06% 1.54% 1.10%
Number of salaries quoted 110 191 177
East of England median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £62,625 £57,500 £51,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +8.97%

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 11697 12786 14622
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.48% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9596 10618 12133
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +2.35%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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 -30 36 £46,250 -0.78% 11
Essex +28 35 £38,750 +55.00% 4
Hertfordshire -16 31 £55,000 +57.14% 4
Norfolk +14 13 £34,000 +9.68% 2
Suffolk -16 7 £35,000 - 1
Bedfordshire +14 2 - -
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 22 November 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.

1 108 (87.10%) HTML
2 107 (86.29%) CSS
3 103 (83.06%) JavaScript
4 99 (79.84%) Front End Development
5 73 (58.87%) HTML5
6 70 (56.45%) jQuery
7 65 (52.42%) AngularJS
8 58 (46.77%) CSS3
9 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
10 39 (31.45%) Web Development
11 38 (30.65%) React
12 32 (25.81%) Node.js
13 31 (25.00%) MVC
14 28 (22.58%) User Experience
15 27 (21.77%) Retail
16 24 (19.35%) Sass
17 23 (18.55%) JSON
17 23 (18.55%) XML
18 22 (17.74%) PHP
19 21 (16.94%) C#
20 20 (16.13%) .NET
20 20 (16.13%) RESTful
21 19 (15.32%) OO
21 19 (15.32%) E-Commerce
22 18 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
23 17 (13.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 17 (13.71%) gulp
24 16 (12.90%) LESS
24 16 (12.90%) Backbone.js
24 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET

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 9 (7.26%) Drupal
2 8 (6.45%) Apache
2 8 (6.45%) CMS
3 7 (5.65%) WordPress
4 5 (4.03%) Tomcat
5 4 (3.23%) Umbraco
6 3 (2.42%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 9 (7.26%) Photoshop
2 7 (5.65%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.61%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.61%) InDesign
4 1 (0.81%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.65%) npm
2 3 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.03%) Extranet
1 5 (4.03%) HTTP
2 2 (1.61%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.06%) MySQL
3 5 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (2.42%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.61%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.81%) MarkLogic
Development Applications
1 17 (13.71%) gulp
2 13 (10.48%) Grunt
3 8 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 8 (6.45%) Karma Test Runner
4 7 (5.65%) Bower
4 7 (5.65%) Visual Studio
4 7 (5.65%) webpack
5 6 (4.84%) JBehave
5 6 (4.84%) WebDriver
6 5 (4.03%) Axure RP
6 5 (4.03%) Maven
7 4 (3.23%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.61%) Selenium
8 2 (1.61%) TeamCity
9 1 (0.81%) Jenkins
9 1 (0.81%) Mocha
9 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (21.77%) Retail
2 13 (10.48%) Finance
3 11 (8.87%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Automotive
5 5 (4.03%) Publishing
6 4 (3.23%) Advertising
7 3 (2.42%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (87.10%) HTML
2 107 (86.29%) CSS
3 73 (58.87%) HTML5
4 70 (56.45%) jQuery
5 65 (52.42%) AngularJS
6 58 (46.77%) CSS3
7 38 (30.65%) React
8 32 (25.81%) Node.js
9 24 (19.35%) Sass
10 23 (18.55%) JSON
10 23 (18.55%) XML
11 20 (16.13%) .NET
11 20 (16.13%) RESTful
12 17 (13.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 16 (12.90%) ASP.NET
13 16 (12.90%) Backbone.js
13 16 (12.90%) LESS
14 15 (12.10%) REST
15 13 (10.48%) Entity Framework
16 11 (8.87%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (22.58%) User Experience
2 10 (8.06%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.84%) Algorithms
3 6 (4.84%) Data Structures
4 4 (3.23%) NHS
5 3 (2.42%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.42%) Social Media
6 2 (1.61%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.81%) Blog
7 1 (0.81%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.23%) Android
2 3 (2.42%) Windows
3 2 (1.61%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (79.84%) Front End Development
2 41 (33.06%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (31.45%) Web Development
4 31 (25.00%) MVC
5 19 (15.32%) E-Commerce
5 19 (15.32%) OO
6 18 (14.52%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (10.48%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 11 (8.87%) Web Design
9 10 (8.06%) SDLC
10 8 (6.45%) Compatibility Testing
10 8 (6.45%) Unit Testing
10 8 (6.45%) User Stories
10 8 (6.45%) Waterfall
10 8 (6.45%) Web Application Development
11 7 (5.65%) Code Optimisation
11 7 (5.65%) Scrum
11 7 (5.65%) Software Engineering
11 7 (5.65%) Test Automation
12 6 (4.84%) Complexity Analysis
Programming Languages
1 103 (83.06%) JavaScript
2 22 (17.74%) PHP
3 21 (16.94%) C#
4 9 (7.26%) Java
5 7 (5.65%) ES6
6 6 (4.84%) Python
7 3 (2.42%) SQL
8 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.81%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.81%) C++
9 1 (0.81%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 3 (2.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (4.03%) Adobe
1 5 (4.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.23%) Google
3 2 (1.61%) Twitter
4 1 (0.81%) Sitecore