Period
to 18 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 18 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK > England
6 months to
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 91 93
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 4,303 5,319 5,599
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 3.29% 3.40% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.57% 3.70% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3,705 4,704 4,962
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £86,250 £80,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 120,491 143,659 152,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.11% 91.79% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 95,410 115,295 121,530
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £30,000 £29,450 £28,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +4.17%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in England

Front End Development
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in England.

Salary trend for Front End Development in England

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in England over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in England

Front End Development
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the England region over the 6 months to 18 September 2019. 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
London 0 2,082 £65,000 +4.00% 434
South East -9 916 £45,000 - 140
North of England +3 595 £41,500 +3.75% 201
North West +30 409 £45,000 +5.88% 114
South West +16 269 £45,000 +12.50% 92
Midlands -39 234 £39,359 +12.45% 111
East of England +21 205 £45,000 - 80
Yorkshire -45 158 £38,750 +3.33% 65
West Midlands -40 152 £40,000 +12.68% 56
East Midlands -10 77 £37,500 +7.14% 55
North East +4 28 £37,500 -3.23% 22
Front End Development
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 3,436 (79.85%) JavaScript
2 2,743 (63.75%) CSS
3 2,689 (62.49%) HTML
4 1,903 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
5 1,902 (44.20%) AngularJS
6 1,851 (43.02%) React
7 1,223 (28.42%) HTML5
8 1,016 (23.61%) User Experience
9 930 (21.61%) Node.js
10 873 (20.29%) C#
11 872 (20.26%) Git (software)
12 838 (19.47%) CSS3
13 836 (19.43%) Sass
14 775 (18.01%) jQuery
15 727 (16.90%) Software Engineering
16 717 (16.66%) Vue.js
17 686 (15.94%) Web Development
18 678 (15.76%) Finance
19 676 (15.71%) .NET
20 666 (15.48%) Java
21 645 (14.99%) TypeScript
22 641 (14.90%) AWS
23 624 (14.50%) TDD
24 592 (13.76%) ES6
25 557 (12.94%) Scrum
26 552 (12.83%) Redux
27 462 (10.74%) Docker
28 458 (10.64%) Web Services
29 451 (10.48%) webpack
30 450 (10.46%) Python

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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
1 260 (6.04%) CMS
2 140 (3.25%) WordPress
3 70 (1.63%) Drupal
4 52 (1.21%) Confluence
5 45 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
6 41 (0.95%) Umbraco
7 31 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 21 (0.49%) Apache
9 20 (0.46%) Ethereum
9 20 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
10 19 (0.44%) SharePoint
11 17 (0.40%) nginx
12 16 (0.37%) Hyperledger
13 14 (0.33%) EPiServer
14 13 (0.30%) IIS
15 12 (0.28%) SAS
16 10 (0.23%) Apache Spark
16 10 (0.23%) Joomla!
17 8 (0.19%) JBoss
18 7 (0.16%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 169 (3.93%) Photoshop
2 75 (1.74%) Sketch
3 54 (1.25%) Adobe Illustrator
4 48 (1.12%) Adobe XD
5 45 (1.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 26 (0.60%) InVision
7 12 (0.28%) GIMP
7 12 (0.28%) Zeplin
8 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
9 7 (0.16%) Fireworks
10 6 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
11 5 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
12 4 (0.093%) Adobe Captivate
12 4 (0.093%) Chatbot
12 4 (0.093%) InDesign
12 4 (0.093%) Moqups
13 3 (0.070%) Adobe After Effects
13 3 (0.070%) Microsoft Office
13 3 (0.070%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 1 (0.023%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 77 (1.79%) Magento
2 25 (0.58%) Shopify
3 13 (0.30%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.16%) MultiChain
4 7 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
4 7 (0.16%) Quorum
5 4 (0.093%) CiviCRM
5 4 (0.093%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (0.093%) OpenText MBPM
5 4 (0.093%) R3 Corda
5 4 (0.093%) StreamServe
6 3 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.046%) Distributed Ledger
8 1 (0.023%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.023%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.023%) ION MarketView
8 1 (0.023%) nopCommerce
8 1 (0.023%) SDL Web 8
8 1 (0.023%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 641 (14.90%) AWS
2 298 (6.93%) Azure
3 233 (5.41%) GitHub
4 207 (4.81%) npm
5 202 (4.69%) SaaS
6 156 (3.63%) Serverless
7 92 (2.14%) GCP
8 90 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
9 72 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
10 48 (1.12%) Google Analytics
11 46 (1.07%) Amazon SQS
12 45 (1.05%) Amazon S3
13 42 (0.98%) Amazon ECS
14 37 (0.86%) Yarn
15 29 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
16 27 (0.63%) CloudFront
17 26 (0.60%) OpenShift
17 26 (0.60%) Slack
18 24 (0.56%) PaaS
19 22 (0.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 91 (2.11%) HTTP
2 80 (1.86%) Internet
3 12 (0.28%) Intranet
4 8 (0.19%) DAB
4 8 (0.19%) VoIP
5 7 (0.16%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
5 7 (0.16%) SSH
6 6 (0.14%) Network Security
7 5 (0.12%) HTTPS
8 4 (0.093%) Wireshark
9 3 (0.070%) Extranet
9 3 (0.070%) FTP
9 3 (0.070%) Skype
9 3 (0.070%) SSL
10 2 (0.046%) AMQP
10 2 (0.046%) CTI
10 2 (0.046%) WAN
11 1 (0.023%) Bluetooth
11 1 (0.023%) DNS
11 1 (0.023%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 288 (6.69%) SQL Server
2 243 (5.65%) MySQL
3 115 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 103 (2.39%) NoSQL
5 62 (1.44%) Big Data
6 60 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
7 57 (1.32%) Blockchain
8 56 (1.30%) Redis
9 44 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 41 (0.95%) Relational Database
11 36 (0.84%) Amazon RDS
12 32 (0.74%) Amazon Aurora
12 32 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 27 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 26 (0.60%) Amazon Redshift
16 24 (0.56%) GIS
17 19 (0.44%) SQL Server 2014
18 14 (0.33%) QlikView
19 12 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 872 (20.26%) Git (software)
2 451 (10.48%) webpack
3 264 (6.14%) gulp
4 215 (5.00%) Grunt
5 183 (4.25%) Jenkins
6 177 (4.11%) Jasmine
7 143 (3.32%) JIRA
8 114 (2.65%) Visual Studio
9 91 (2.11%) GitLab
10 78 (1.81%) Bitbucket
10 78 (1.81%) Subversion
11 75 (1.74%) Babel
12 64 (1.49%) Mocha
12 64 (1.49%) Selenium
13 58 (1.35%) Karma Test Runner
14 57 (1.32%) Artifactory
15 49 (1.14%) Protractor
16 45 (1.05%) Bower
17 37 (0.86%) TeamCity
18 33 (0.77%) Maven
General
1 678 (15.76%) Finance
2 259 (6.02%) Marketing
3 189 (4.39%) Retail
4 134 (3.11%) Banking
5 126 (2.93%) Front Office
6 97 (2.25%) Advertising
7 94 (2.18%) Games
8 58 (1.35%) Law
9 47 (1.09%) Public Sector
10 46 (1.07%) Telecoms
11 33 (0.77%) Automotive
12 32 (0.74%) Back Office
13 31 (0.72%) Multimedia
14 28 (0.65%) Manufacturing
15 26 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
16 24 (0.56%) Legal
17 21 (0.49%) Publishing
18 17 (0.40%) Investment Banking
19 12 (0.28%) Electronics
20 11 (0.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3,710 (86.22%) Developer
2 2,593 (60.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 723 (16.80%) Senior Developer
4 628 (14.59%) React Developer
5 627 (14.57%) JavaScript Developer
6 532 (12.36%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 347 (8.06%) Angular Developer
8 221 (5.14%) Web Developer
9 218 (5.07%) Software Engineer
10 215 (5.00%) HTML Developer
11 213 (4.95%) .NET Developer
12 185 (4.30%) HTML CSS Developer
13 181 (4.21%) C# Developer
14 169 (3.93%) Lead Developer
15 154 (3.58%) UI Developer
16 142 (3.30%) Full Stack Developer
17 136 (3.16%) Senior React Developer
18 135 (3.14%) Junior
19 129 (3.00%) Junior Developer
20 124 (2.88%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2,743 (63.75%) CSS
2 2,689 (62.49%) HTML
3 1,902 (44.20%) AngularJS
4 1,851 (43.02%) React
5 1,223 (28.42%) HTML5
6 930 (21.61%) Node.js
7 838 (19.47%) CSS3
8 836 (19.43%) Sass
9 775 (18.01%) jQuery
10 717 (16.66%) Vue.js
11 676 (15.71%) .NET
12 552 (12.83%) Redux
13 458 (10.64%) Web Services
14 371 (8.62%) RESTful
15 352 (8.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 331 (7.69%) LESS
17 324 (7.53%) ASP.NET
18 320 (7.44%) REST
19 226 (5.25%) JSON
20 199 (4.62%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1,016 (23.61%) User Experience
2 380 (8.83%) Greenfield Project
3 231 (5.37%) Mobile App
4 131 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
5 107 (2.49%) Derivative
6 105 (2.44%) Fixed Income
7 100 (2.32%) Self-Motivation
8 87 (2.02%) Algorithms
9 61 (1.42%) Hedge funds
10 56 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
11 50 (1.16%) Data Structures
12 30 (0.70%) AS400
12 30 (0.70%) iSeries
12 30 (0.70%) Renewable Energy
12 30 (0.70%) W3C
13 27 (0.63%) Life Science
14 26 (0.60%) Graphic Design
14 26 (0.60%) Social Media
15 22 (0.51%) NHS
16 21 (0.49%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 197 (4.58%) Linux
2 84 (1.95%) Android
3 72 (1.67%) Apple iOS
4 50 (1.16%) Windows
5 32 (0.74%) Unix
6 14 (0.33%) Ubuntu
7 8 (0.19%) CentOS
8 6 (0.14%) Debian
9 5 (0.12%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.093%) Fedora
10 4 (0.093%) SUSE
10 4 (0.093%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (0.070%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.070%) Windows Server
12 2 (0.046%) tvOS
13 1 (0.023%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,903 (44.22%) Agile Software Development
2 727 (16.90%) Software Engineering
3 686 (15.94%) Web Development
4 624 (14.50%) TDD
5 557 (12.94%) Scrum
6 444 (10.32%) DevOps
7 371 (8.62%) Fintech
7 371 (8.62%) Mentoring
8 358 (8.32%) E-Commerce
9 336 (7.81%) MVC
10 335 (7.79%) OO
11 332 (7.72%) Unit Testing
12 326 (7.58%) Microservices
13 313 (7.27%) Continuous Integration
14 311 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
15 308 (7.16%) Problem-Solving
16 291 (6.76%) Computer Science
17 264 (6.14%) Analytics
18 257 (5.97%) Test Automation
19 216 (5.02%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3,436 (79.85%) JavaScript
2 873 (20.29%) C#
3 666 (15.48%) Java
4 645 (14.99%) TypeScript
5 592 (13.76%) ES6
6 450 (10.46%) Python
7 437 (10.16%) PHP
8 382 (8.88%) SQL
9 177 (4.11%) C++
10 68 (1.58%) Java 8
11 67 (1.56%) Ruby
12 63 (1.46%) VB.NET
13 56 (1.30%) ES7
13 56 (1.30%) T-SQL
14 45 (1.05%) Apex Code
14 45 (1.05%) Go
15 37 (0.86%) C
16 31 (0.72%) Bash Shell
17 25 (0.58%) Scala
18 24 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 368 (8.55%) Degree
2 161 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 27 (0.63%) Security Cleared
4 18 (0.42%) SC Cleared
5 9 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 6 (0.14%) DV Cleared
8 5 (0.12%) Master's Degree
9 4 (0.093%) PhD
10 2 (0.046%) AWS Certification
10 2 (0.046%) CTC Cleared
11 1 (0.023%) BPSS Clearance
11 1 (0.023%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.023%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.023%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.023%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 194 (4.51%) QA
2 16 (0.37%) WCAG
3 13 (0.30%) WAI
4 7 (0.16%) GDPR
4 7 (0.16%) SLA
5 5 (0.12%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.070%) PMO
6 3 (0.070%) Section 508
7 1 (0.023%) PSD2
System Software
1 462 (10.74%) Docker
2 3 (0.070%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.023%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 1 (0.023%) etcd
3 1 (0.023%) Firmware
3 1 (0.023%) Varnish
3 1 (0.023%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 165 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 90 (2.09%) Terraform
3 69 (1.60%) Ansible
4 23 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 12 (0.28%) Marathon
5 12 (0.28%) Mesos
6 10 (0.23%) Matomo
6 10 (0.23%) Puppet
7 7 (0.16%) Rancher
8 6 (0.14%) Docker Swarm
8 6 (0.14%) TeamSite
9 5 (0.12%) Kibana
10 4 (0.093%) logstash
11 2 (0.046%) Grafana
11 2 (0.046%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.023%) Consul
12 1 (0.023%) Microsoft Intune
12 1 (0.023%) Nagios
12 1 (0.023%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 179 (4.16%) Microsoft
2 173 (4.02%) Adobe
3 134 (3.11%) Google
4 102 (2.37%) Bloomberg
5 99 (2.30%) Reuters
6 67 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
7 49 (1.14%) Oracle
8 32 (0.74%) Sage
9 29 (0.67%) Zend
10 24 (0.56%) Sitecore
11 21 (0.49%) Cypress Semiconductor
12 19 (0.44%) Atlassian
12 19 (0.44%) Xamarin
13 18 (0.42%) SAP
14 17 (0.40%) Apple
14 17 (0.40%) Intel
15 16 (0.37%) Facebook
16 14 (0.33%) Hotjar
16 14 (0.33%) Logi Analytics
16 14 (0.33%) Sencha