The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Edinburgh during the 3 months to 29 March 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
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 78 79
Rank change year-on-year 0 +1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 18 21 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.61% 1.56% 1.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.67% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 15
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £52,100
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

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 1067 1255 1286
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 95.44% 93.38% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 687 846 778
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 29 March 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 29 March 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 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 23 (79.31%) Front End Development
3 20 (68.97%) AngularJS
3 20 (68.97%) HTML
3 20 (68.97%) CSS
4 13 (44.83%) React
5 12 (41.38%) HTML5
6 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (31.03%) CSS3
8 8 (27.59%) Web Development
9 6 (20.69%) MVC
9 6 (20.69%) PHP
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (17.24%) User Experience
10 5 (17.24%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) CMS
11 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
11 4 (13.79%) Java
11 4 (13.79%) C#
11 4 (13.79%) Finance
11 4 (13.79%) Angular 2
11 4 (13.79%) Node.js
12 3 (10.34%) SDLC
12 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
12 3 (10.34%) TDD
12 3 (10.34%) Web Design
12 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
12 3 (10.34%) Python

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 4 (13.79%) CMS
2 1 (3.45%) Drupal
2 1 (3.45%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.45%) GitHub
2 1 (3.45%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Mercurial
3 1 (3.45%) Subversion
3 1 (3.45%) Travis CI
General
1 4 (13.79%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
2 2 (6.90%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (68.97%) AngularJS
1 20 (68.97%) CSS
1 20 (68.97%) HTML
2 13 (44.83%) React
3 12 (41.38%) HTML5
4 9 (31.03%) CSS3
5 6 (20.69%) .NET
6 5 (17.24%) jQuery
7 4 (13.79%) Angular 2
7 4 (13.79%) Backbone.js
7 4 (13.79%) Node.js
8 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (6.90%) LESS
9 2 (6.90%) Sass
10 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
10 1 (3.45%) RESTful
10 1 (3.45%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (3.45%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.90%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) Front End Development
2 11 (37.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (27.59%) Web Development
4 6 (20.69%) MVC
4 6 (20.69%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (10.34%) Content Management
6 3 (10.34%) SDLC
6 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 3 (10.34%) Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) Analytics
7 2 (6.90%) BDD
7 2 (6.90%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.90%) OO
7 2 (6.90%) Open Source
7 2 (6.90%) Requirements Analysis
8 1 (3.45%) Android Development
8 1 (3.45%) Cross-Browser Development
8 1 (3.45%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (86.21%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) C#
3 4 (13.79%) Java
4 3 (10.34%) Python
5 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Google
2 1 (3.45%) Adobe
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle
Edinburgh, Midlothian
ClearCube Consulting
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Posted: 16 days ago