Period
to 26 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 6 months to 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 155 202 156
Rank change year-on-year +47 -46 +73
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 245 171 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.97% 1.40% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.03% 1.44% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 222 164 246
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% +20.30% -5.00%
10th Percentile £32,000 £30,000 £22,125
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% +16.88%

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 12,071 11,849 13,771
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.88% 96.96% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 9,413 9,596 11,307
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +0.56% +5.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +33 113 £51,250 +28.13% 7
Cambridgeshire -21 48 £45,000 -3.46% 15
Essex +32 34 £42,500 +21.43% 9
Suffolk +29 32 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Bedfordshire +20 17 £45,000 - 2
Norfolk +7 1 - - 3
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 26 May 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.

1 234 (95.51%) JavaScript
2 210 (85.71%) HTML
3 209 (85.31%) Front End Development
4 186 (75.92%) CSS
5 159 (64.90%) AngularJS
6 140 (57.14%) HTML5
7 130 (53.06%) jQuery
8 125 (51.02%) React
9 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
10 88 (35.92%) Git (software)
11 86 (35.10%) Sass
12 74 (30.20%) User Experience
13 68 (27.76%) CSS3
14 67 (27.35%) Web Development
15 64 (26.12%) gulp
16 58 (23.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 54 (22.04%) .NET
18 48 (19.59%) ES6
18 48 (19.59%) RESTful
19 47 (19.18%) C#
20 43 (17.55%) MVC
21 41 (16.73%) TypeScript
22 40 (16.33%) Karma Test Runner
23 39 (15.92%) Node.js
23 39 (15.92%) React Native
24 38 (15.51%) Software Engineering
25 36 (14.69%) webpack
26 35 (14.29%) Finance
26 35 (14.29%) Web Design
26 35 (14.29%) Redux

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 16 (6.53%) CMS
2 12 (4.90%) WordPress
3 5 (2.04%) Drupal
3 5 (2.04%) Umbraco
4 4 (1.63%) Apache
4 4 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 18 (7.35%) Photoshop
2 9 (3.67%) InVision
3 7 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (2.04%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.22%) GIMP
6 2 (0.82%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.41%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Shopify
1 1 (0.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.61%) npm
2 21 (8.57%) SaaS
3 18 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (2.04%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.63%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 4 (1.63%) Google Drive
7 3 (1.22%) GitHub
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.41%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 28 (11.43%) HTTP
2 4 (1.63%) Wireless
3 1 (0.41%) Extranet
3 1 (0.41%) Intranet
3 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (8.98%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.31%) Relational Database
3 11 (4.49%) MySQL
4 4 (1.63%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.82%) Big Data
6 2 (0.82%) QlikView
7 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 88 (35.92%) Git (software)
2 64 (26.12%) gulp
3 40 (16.33%) Karma Test Runner
4 36 (14.69%) webpack
5 25 (10.20%) Jasmine
6 18 (7.35%) Jenkins
7 14 (5.71%) JBehave
7 14 (5.71%) WebDriver
8 10 (4.08%) Vagrant
9 8 (3.27%) Grunt
10 7 (2.86%) Selenium
11 4 (1.63%) Cucumber
11 4 (1.63%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.22%) JIRA
12 3 (1.22%) Mercurial
12 3 (1.22%) Subversion
12 3 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
13 2 (0.82%) Redmine
13 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.41%) Mocha
General
1 35 (14.29%) Finance
2 17 (6.94%) Marketing
3 7 (2.86%) Retail
4 6 (2.45%) Advertising
4 6 (2.45%) Legal
4 6 (2.45%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (1.63%) Games
6 1 (0.41%) Automotive
6 1 (0.41%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.41%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.41%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 210 (85.71%) HTML
2 186 (75.92%) CSS
3 159 (64.90%) AngularJS
4 140 (57.14%) HTML5
5 130 (53.06%) jQuery
6 125 (51.02%) React
7 86 (35.10%) Sass
8 68 (27.76%) CSS3
9 58 (23.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 54 (22.04%) .NET
11 48 (19.59%) RESTful
12 39 (15.92%) Node.js
12 39 (15.92%) React Native
13 35 (14.29%) Redux
14 33 (13.47%) ASP.NET
15 30 (12.24%) LESS
16 25 (10.20%) Semantic HTML
17 24 (9.80%) Handlebars
17 24 (9.80%) JSON
18 23 (9.39%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 74 (30.20%) User Experience
2 29 (11.84%) Mobile App
3 24 (9.80%) Media Streaming
4 15 (6.12%) Robotics
5 12 (4.90%) Computer Science
5 12 (4.90%) W3C
6 7 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (2.04%) Fintech
8 4 (1.63%) Photography
8 4 (1.63%) Spread Betting
9 3 (1.22%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.82%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.82%) Self-Motivation
11 1 (0.41%) Blog
11 1 (0.41%) Life Science
11 1 (0.41%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.04%) Android
2 3 (1.22%) Linux
2 3 (1.22%) Windows
2 3 (1.22%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (85.31%) Front End Development
2 106 (43.27%) Agile Software Development
3 67 (27.35%) Web Development
4 43 (17.55%) MVC
5 38 (15.51%) Software Engineering
6 35 (14.29%) Web Design
7 33 (13.47%) TDD
8 31 (12.65%) E-Commerce
9 30 (12.24%) Responsive Web Design
10 29 (11.84%) Validation
11 26 (10.61%) OO
12 24 (9.80%) Due Diligence
13 22 (8.98%) Scrum
14 20 (8.16%) Unit Testing
15 19 (7.76%) Continuous Improvement
15 19 (7.76%) SEO
16 18 (7.35%) Artificial Intelligence
17 17 (6.94%) OOP
18 16 (6.53%) Mentoring
18 16 (6.53%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 234 (95.51%) JavaScript
2 48 (19.59%) ES6
3 47 (19.18%) C#
4 41 (16.73%) TypeScript
5 28 (11.43%) Java
6 22 (8.98%) PHP
7 16 (6.53%) Python
7 16 (6.53%) SQL
8 3 (1.22%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.22%) Perl
8 3 (1.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.41%) C++
9 1 (0.41%) Fortran
9 1 (0.41%) Java 8
9 1 (0.41%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 22 (8.98%) Degree
2 11 (4.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.22%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (6.53%) QA
System Software
1 9 (3.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (1.22%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (7.35%) Adobe
2 17 (6.94%) Microsoft
3 10 (4.08%) Google
4 7 (2.86%) Oracle
5 4 (1.63%) CODA
5 4 (1.63%) DoubleClick
5 4 (1.63%) Pardot
6 3 (1.22%) Sitecore
7 2 (0.82%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.82%) Tableau
8 1 (0.41%) Capita
8 1 (0.41%) Sencha