Period
to 23 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in East Sussex during the 6 months to 23 October 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)
South East > East Sussex
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 76 93
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 97 51 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in East Sussex 4.39% 2.61% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.47% 2.65% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 95 48 27
East Sussex median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +20.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in East Sussex. 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 Sussex
Permanent vacancies in East Sussex with a recognized job title 2,168 1,922 2,053
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.10% 98.46% 98.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1,863 1,707 1,813
East Sussex median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +10.00%
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in East Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in East Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in East Sussex

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 6 months to 23 October 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
Brighton +28 96 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Hove -9 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 Sussex region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 97 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 94 (96.91%) Front End Development
3 91 (93.81%) CSS
4 75 (77.32%) HTML
5 46 (47.42%) Sass
6 45 (46.39%) AngularJS
7 42 (43.30%) jQuery
8 41 (42.27%) Photoshop
9 39 (40.21%) webpack
10 38 (39.18%) React
11 32 (32.99%) CSS3
12 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
13 25 (25.77%) PHP
14 24 (24.74%) Redux
15 23 (23.71%) Node.js
15 23 (23.71%) Adobe
16 22 (22.68%) CMS
17 21 (21.65%) Java
18 20 (20.62%) ES6
18 20 (20.62%) HTML5
19 19 (19.59%) LESS
19 19 (19.59%) Wireframes
19 19 (19.59%) Prototyping
20 18 (18.56%) npm
21 17 (17.53%) Jest
22 16 (16.49%) Vue.js
22 16 (16.49%) Visual Studio Code
22 16 (16.49%) .NET
23 10 (10.31%) Web Development
24 9 (9.28%) TDD

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in East Sussex 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 (22.68%) CMS
2 1 (1.03%) Drupal
2 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.03%) Liferay
Applications
1 41 (42.27%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 4 (4.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (3.09%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 18 (18.56%) npm
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.03%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.15%) MySQL
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.03%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (40.21%) webpack
2 16 (16.49%) Visual Studio Code
3 8 (8.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.03%) git-flow
4 1 (1.03%) Grunt
4 1 (1.03%) gulp
4 1 (1.03%) Mocha
4 1 (1.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 8 (8.25%) Finance
2 6 (6.19%) Games
3 5 (5.15%) Marketing
4 1 (1.03%) Advertising
4 1 (1.03%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 91 (93.81%) CSS
2 75 (77.32%) HTML
3 46 (47.42%) Sass
4 45 (46.39%) AngularJS
5 42 (43.30%) jQuery
6 38 (39.18%) React
7 32 (32.99%) CSS3
8 24 (24.74%) Redux
9 23 (23.71%) Node.js
10 20 (20.62%) HTML5
11 19 (19.59%) LESS
12 17 (17.53%) Jest
13 16 (16.49%) .NET
13 16 (16.49%) Vue.js
14 7 (7.22%) React Native
15 6 (6.19%) HTML5 Canvas
16 5 (5.15%) Express
16 5 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET
17 4 (4.12%) ASP.NET Core
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.22%) User Experience
2 3 (3.09%) Graphic Design
2 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (3.09%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.06%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.03%) Animation
4 1 (1.03%) Fintech
4 1 (1.03%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.03%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.09%) Android
1 3 (3.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (96.91%) Front End Development
2 31 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (19.59%) Prototyping
3 19 (19.59%) Wireframes
4 10 (10.31%) Web Development
5 9 (9.28%) Scrum
5 9 (9.28%) TDD
6 7 (7.22%) BDD
7 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
8 4 (4.12%) Functional Testing
8 4 (4.12%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (3.09%) Game Development
9 3 (3.09%) Kanban
9 3 (3.09%) Marketing Automation
9 3 (3.09%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (3.09%) Project Management
9 3 (3.09%) SDLC
10 2 (2.06%) Open Source
10 2 (2.06%) Software Delivery
11 1 (1.03%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 97 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 25 (25.77%) PHP
3 21 (21.65%) Java
4 20 (20.62%) ES6
5 8 (8.25%) TypeScript
6 4 (4.12%) C#
7 3 (3.09%) SQL
8 2 (2.06%) Python
9 1 (1.03%) PHP 5
9 1 (1.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.03%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (23.71%) Adobe
2 1 (1.03%) Google
2 1 (1.03%) Peoplefluent