Period
to 16 November 2018

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 6 months to 16 November 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
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 232 188
Rank change year-on-year +104 -44 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 230 124 198
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.25% 1.03% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.32% 1.06% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 216 111 190
East of England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +14.29% -2.78%
10th Percentile £26,875 £26,250 £20,900
90th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £57,625
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

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 9,907 11,667 12,864
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.92% 96.94% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7,546 9,584 10,678
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,075 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 16 November 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 16 November 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 +32 63 £52,500 -4.55% 12
Cambridgeshire +53 60 £45,000 - 22
Essex +30 56 £36,250 -3.33% 8
Suffolk +26 35 £42,500 +25.93% 10
Norfolk +5 9 £45,000 +32.35% 3
Bedfordshire +2 9 £50,000 +11.11% 5
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 16 November 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.

1 220 (95.65%) JavaScript
1 220 (95.65%) Front End Development
2 211 (91.74%) CSS
3 202 (87.83%) HTML
4 135 (58.70%) AngularJS
5 114 (49.57%) jQuery
6 103 (44.78%) HTML5
7 92 (40.00%) React
8 89 (38.70%) Web Development
9 76 (33.04%) Sass
10 75 (32.61%) Git (software)
11 74 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
12 68 (29.57%) CSS3
13 59 (25.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 59 (25.65%) User Experience
14 47 (20.43%) Node.js
15 40 (17.39%) Vue.js
16 30 (13.04%) Web Design
17 29 (12.61%) C#
17 29 (12.61%) LESS
18 27 (11.74%) .NET
19 26 (11.30%) gulp
20 25 (10.87%) PHP
20 25 (10.87%) SQL
20 25 (10.87%) Adobe
21 22 (9.57%) ES6
21 22 (9.57%) MVC
21 22 (9.57%) CMS
21 22 (9.57%) ASP.NET
22 21 (9.13%) SQL Server

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 22 (9.57%) CMS
2 7 (3.04%) Umbraco
3 6 (2.61%) IIS
3 6 (2.61%) Kentico
3 6 (2.61%) WordPress
4 4 (1.74%) Confluence
5 2 (0.87%) Apache
5 2 (0.87%) GlassFish
5 2 (0.87%) JBoss
5 2 (0.87%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (4.78%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (2.17%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.87%) GIMP
4 1 (0.43%) InVision
Business Applications
1 2 (0.87%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (4.78%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (3.91%) SaaS
3 8 (3.48%) npm
4 5 (2.17%) Google Analytics
5 3 (1.30%) GitHub
6 1 (0.43%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.35%) HTTP
2 6 (2.61%) DNS
3 2 (0.87%) SSL
4 1 (0.43%) Internet
4 1 (0.43%) LAN
4 1 (0.43%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.09%) MySQL
3 12 (5.22%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.87%) Big Data
4 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
5 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.43%) Redis
Development Applications
1 75 (32.61%) Git (software)
2 26 (11.30%) gulp
3 14 (6.09%) webpack
4 12 (5.22%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (4.78%) Jasmine
6 8 (3.48%) JIRA
7 6 (2.61%) Jenkins
8 5 (2.17%) Vagrant
9 4 (1.74%) Grunt
9 4 (1.74%) Subversion
10 2 (0.87%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.87%) IntelliJ
10 2 (0.87%) JIRA Agile
10 2 (0.87%) JUnit
10 2 (0.87%) Maven
10 2 (0.87%) Mercurial
10 2 (0.87%) PostCSS
10 2 (0.87%) Redmine
10 2 (0.87%) Selenium
11 1 (0.43%) JBehave
General
1 17 (7.39%) Finance
2 10 (4.35%) Marketing
3 6 (2.61%) Games
4 5 (2.17%) Legal
4 5 (2.17%) Retail
5 3 (1.30%) Advertising
6 2 (0.87%) Automotive
7 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (91.74%) CSS
2 202 (87.83%) HTML
3 135 (58.70%) AngularJS
4 114 (49.57%) jQuery
5 103 (44.78%) HTML5
6 92 (40.00%) React
7 76 (33.04%) Sass
8 68 (29.57%) CSS3
9 59 (25.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 47 (20.43%) Node.js
11 40 (17.39%) Vue.js
12 29 (12.61%) LESS
13 27 (11.74%) .NET
14 22 (9.57%) ASP.NET
15 20 (8.70%) RESTful
16 19 (8.26%) Ajax
16 19 (8.26%) SOAP
17 18 (7.83%) ASP.NET Web API
18 17 (7.39%) WCF
19 16 (6.96%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 59 (25.65%) User Experience
2 16 (6.96%) W3C
3 14 (6.09%) Social Media
4 12 (5.22%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (4.78%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (4.35%) Mobile App
7 9 (3.91%) Robotics
8 7 (3.04%) Fintech
8 7 (3.04%) Media Streaming
9 6 (2.61%) Computer Science
10 5 (2.17%) Greenfield Project
10 5 (2.17%) Photography
11 1 (0.43%) Life Science
11 1 (0.43%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.87%) Unix
2 1 (0.43%) Android
2 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 220 (95.65%) Front End Development
2 89 (38.70%) Web Development
3 74 (32.17%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (13.04%) Web Design
5 22 (9.57%) MVC
6 21 (9.13%) Problem-Solving
6 21 (9.13%) TDD
7 19 (8.26%) Software Engineering
8 18 (7.83%) OO
9 17 (7.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 17 (7.39%) Test Automation
10 16 (6.96%) E-Commerce
11 15 (6.52%) OOP
12 14 (6.09%) Customer Requirements
13 13 (5.65%) Artificial Intelligence
13 13 (5.65%) Continuous Improvement
14 12 (5.22%) SEO
14 12 (5.22%) Validation
15 10 (4.35%) Wireframes
16 9 (3.91%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 220 (95.65%) JavaScript
2 29 (12.61%) C#
3 25 (10.87%) PHP
3 25 (10.87%) SQL
4 22 (9.57%) ES6
5 21 (9.13%) TypeScript
6 11 (4.78%) Java
7 6 (2.61%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.17%) Ruby
9 3 (1.30%) C
9 3 (1.30%) C++
9 3 (1.30%) Fortran
9 3 (1.30%) Pascal
10 2 (0.87%) Python
11 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 15 (6.52%) Degree
1 15 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Docker
Vendors
1 25 (10.87%) Adobe
2 15 (6.52%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.65%) Oracle
4 10 (4.35%) Twitter
5 6 (2.61%) Google
5 6 (2.61%) Rackspace
6 5 (2.17%) Pardot
7 2 (0.87%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.87%) hybris
7 2 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.87%) WooCommerce
8 1 (0.43%) Demandware