The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £39,250 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 28 June 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)
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 85 66
Rank change year-on-year -3 -19  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 13 8 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.67% 2.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.70% 2.72%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 27
Median salary £39,250 £43,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.28% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £36,450 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,750 £46,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.89% +2.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1185 1148 1325
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 94.95% 95.91% 95.39%
Number of salaries quoted 723 663 833
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £44,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +0.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,100
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Edinburgh region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
1 27 (87.10%) Front End Development
2 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
3 25 (80.65%) CSS
4 21 (67.74%) HTML
5 16 (51.61%) HTML5
6 15 (48.39%) CSS3
7 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (41.94%) MVC
8 12 (38.71%) User Experience
8 12 (38.71%) React
9 10 (32.26%) .NET
10 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
11 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
11 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
11 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
11 8 (25.81%) CMS
12 7 (22.58%) C#
12 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
12 7 (22.58%) EPiServer
12 7 (22.58%) TDD
12 7 (22.58%) jQuery
12 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
12 7 (22.58%) Sass
12 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
13 5 (16.13%) Progressive Enhancement
13 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
13 5 (16.13%) Web Development

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (25.81%) CMS
2 7 (22.58%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) Team Foundation Server
1 8 (25.81%) Visual Studio
2 7 (22.58%) Jasmine
3 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.45%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (83.87%) AngularJS
2 25 (80.65%) CSS
3 21 (67.74%) HTML
4 16 (51.61%) HTML5
5 15 (48.39%) CSS3
6 12 (38.71%) React
7 10 (32.26%) .NET
8 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET
8 7 (22.58%) jQuery
8 7 (22.58%) Sass
8 7 (22.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 5 (16.13%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (12.90%) Angular 2
10 4 (12.90%) Node.js
11 3 (9.68%) Backbone.js
11 3 (9.68%) LESS
12 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 1 (3.23%) Ajax
13 1 (3.23%) OpenGL
13 1 (3.23%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) User Experience
2 9 (29.03%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (9.68%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (87.10%) Front End Development
2 13 (41.94%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (41.94%) MVC
3 9 (29.03%) Responsive Web Design
4 8 (25.81%) Unit Testing
5 7 (22.58%) TDD
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (16.13%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.13%) Progressive Enhancement
6 5 (16.13%) Scrum
6 5 (16.13%) Web Development
7 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 2 (6.45%) BDD
8 2 (6.45%) Content Management
8 2 (6.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (6.45%) OO
8 2 (6.45%) Open Source
8 2 (6.45%) Web Design
9 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (87.10%) JavaScript
2 7 (22.58%) C#
3 4 (12.90%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) Python
4 1 (3.23%) Ruby
4 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Google
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