Period
to 26 May 2020

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 26 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK > England
6 months to
26 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 99 85
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 3,130 4,334 5,781
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 3.71% 3.25% 3.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.02% 3.52% 3.85%
Number of salaries quoted 2,920 3,960 5,352
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £52,750 £50,000 £49,000
% change year-on-year +5.50% +2.04% +8.89%

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 77,837 123,010 150,110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 92.34% 92.23% 92.27%
Number of salaries quoted 62,288 97,161 121,623
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in England

Front End Development
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in England.

Salary trend for Front End Development in England

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in England over the 6 months to 26 May 2020.

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 26 May 2020. 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 +6 1,436 £70,000 +7.69% 125
South East +11 603 £50,000 +11.11% 44
North of England +41 473 £45,000 +12.50% 65
South West +48 244 £40,000 -2.44% 32
North West +15 243 £47,500 +8.57% 38
Midlands +53 230 £45,000 +12.50% 27
Yorkshire +75 204 £41,500 +4.95% 17
West Midlands +50 134 £45,000 +14.33% 20
East of England -5 127 £53,000 +11.58% 21
East Midlands +45 96 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North East +16 26 £45,000 +28.57% 10
Front End Development
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2020, 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 2,552 (81.53%) JavaScript
2 1,882 (60.13%) CSS
3 1,866 (59.62%) HTML
4 1,462 (46.71%) React
5 1,432 (45.75%) AngularJS
6 1,386 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
7 831 (26.55%) HTML5
8 780 (24.92%) User Experience
9 712 (22.75%) Git (software)
10 695 (22.20%) Node.js
11 681 (21.76%) Sass
12 680 (21.73%) Vue.js
13 588 (18.79%) CSS3
14 577 (18.43%) TypeScript
15 550 (17.57%) Web Development
16 516 (16.49%) Software Engineering
17 508 (16.23%) Finance
18 489 (15.62%) TDD
19 456 (14.57%) Java
20 448 (14.31%) .NET
21 444 (14.19%) jQuery
22 442 (14.12%) Redux
23 422 (13.48%) ES6
24 414 (13.23%) AWS
25 398 (12.72%) Scrum
26 381 (12.17%) C#
27 380 (12.14%) webpack
28 375 (11.98%) DevOps
29 357 (11.41%) Azure
30 317 (10.13%) Docker

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
1 196 (6.26%) CMS
2 98 (3.13%) WordPress
3 41 (1.31%) Confluence
4 27 (0.86%) nginx
5 25 (0.80%) Apache
6 22 (0.70%) Elasticsearch
7 21 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (0.64%) Umbraco
9 19 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
10 15 (0.48%) IIS
11 14 (0.45%) Drupal
12 12 (0.38%) Apache Spark
13 11 (0.35%) EPiServer
14 10 (0.32%) SharePoint
15 9 (0.29%) SAS
16 6 (0.19%) Kentico
16 6 (0.19%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.16%) CICS
17 5 (0.16%) Moodle
18 4 (0.13%) JBoss
Applications
1 100 (3.19%) Photoshop
2 60 (1.92%) Sketch
3 57 (1.82%) Zeplin
4 42 (1.34%) Adobe XD
5 39 (1.25%) InVision
6 21 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 21 (0.67%) Chatbot
7 13 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 10 (0.32%) Figma
9 6 (0.19%) GIMP
10 4 (0.13%) Marvel
10 4 (0.13%) UXPin
11 3 (0.096%) InDesign
12 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 66 (2.11%) Magento
2 16 (0.51%) Shopify
3 4 (0.13%) OpenText MBPM
3 4 (0.13%) StreamServe
4 3 (0.096%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.064%) Distributed Ledger
5 2 (0.064%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.064%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.032%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.032%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 414 (13.23%) AWS
2 357 (11.41%) Azure
3 195 (6.23%) npm
4 140 (4.47%) GCP
5 136 (4.35%) SaaS
6 116 (3.71%) GitHub
7 86 (2.75%) Serverless
8 35 (1.12%) AWS Lambda
9 31 (0.99%) PaaS
10 23 (0.73%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.67%) Google Analytics
11 21 (0.67%) Yarn
12 20 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
13 16 (0.51%) Azure Functions
14 11 (0.35%) Amazon Cognito
14 11 (0.35%) Logic Apps
15 10 (0.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 9 (0.29%) AWS CloudFormation
16 9 (0.29%) Quay.io
17 8 (0.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 88 (2.81%) Internet
2 34 (1.09%) HTTP
3 14 (0.45%) DNS
4 6 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 5 (0.16%) SSH
6 4 (0.13%) Intranet
6 4 (0.13%) Skype
6 4 (0.13%) Wireless
7 3 (0.096%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.096%) SNMP
8 1 (0.032%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 204 (6.52%) MySQL
2 108 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 61 (1.95%) PostgreSQL
4 60 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 55 (1.76%) Big Data
5 55 (1.76%) NoSQL
6 43 (1.37%) Redis
7 37 (1.18%) Relational Database
8 24 (0.77%) Blockchain
9 18 (0.58%) Amazon RDS
10 17 (0.54%) Cosmos DB
11 15 (0.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 12 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (0.35%) Hadoop
14 9 (0.29%) RDBMS
15 8 (0.26%) Amazon Redshift
15 8 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 7 (0.22%) BigQuery
16 7 (0.22%) Couchbase
16 7 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 712 (22.75%) Git (software)
2 380 (12.14%) webpack
3 242 (7.73%) gulp
4 157 (5.02%) Grunt
5 124 (3.96%) Jasmine
6 121 (3.87%) Jenkins
7 119 (3.80%) JIRA
8 95 (3.04%) Babel
9 89 (2.84%) Bitbucket
10 67 (2.14%) Mocha
10 67 (2.14%) Visual Studio
11 52 (1.66%) Cypress.io
11 52 (1.66%) Selenium
12 50 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
13 38 (1.21%) Protractor
13 38 (1.21%) TeamCity
14 35 (1.12%) NUnit
14 35 (1.12%) Subversion
15 30 (0.96%) Maven
15 30 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 508 (16.23%) Finance
2 183 (5.85%) Marketing
3 147 (4.70%) Banking
4 104 (3.32%) Retail
5 92 (2.94%) Front Office
6 85 (2.72%) Investment Banking
7 81 (2.59%) Games
8 44 (1.41%) Advertising
9 36 (1.15%) Public Sector
10 31 (0.99%) Law
11 30 (0.96%) Financial Institution
12 21 (0.67%) Legal
13 20 (0.64%) Publishing
14 18 (0.58%) Telecoms
15 15 (0.48%) Multimedia
16 12 (0.38%) Automotive
17 9 (0.29%) Aerospace
17 9 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
18 7 (0.22%) Electronics
19 6 (0.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2,825 (90.26%) Developer
2 1,941 (62.01%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 648 (20.70%) Senior Developer
4 558 (17.83%) React Developer
5 507 (16.20%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 406 (12.97%) JavaScript Developer
7 252 (8.05%) Angular Developer
8 168 (5.37%) Java Developer
9 153 (4.89%) Lead Developer
10 152 (4.86%) Web Developer
11 143 (4.57%) Senior React Developer
11 143 (4.57%) Software Engineer
12 133 (4.25%) Full Stack Developer
13 129 (4.12%) .NET Developer
14 109 (3.48%) HTML Developer
15 94 (3.00%) C# Developer
16 93 (2.97%) HTML CSS Developer
17 92 (2.94%) Junior
18 80 (2.56%) Junior Developer
19 79 (2.52%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,882 (60.13%) CSS
2 1,866 (59.62%) HTML
3 1,462 (46.71%) React
4 1,432 (45.75%) AngularJS
5 831 (26.55%) HTML5
6 695 (22.20%) Node.js
7 681 (21.76%) Sass
8 680 (21.73%) Vue.js
9 588 (18.79%) CSS3
10 448 (14.31%) .NET
11 444 (14.19%) jQuery
12 442 (14.12%) Redux
13 277 (8.85%) REST
14 254 (8.12%) RESTful
15 247 (7.89%) LESS
16 231 (7.38%) Web Services
17 218 (6.96%) Jest
18 216 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 203 (6.49%) Angular 2
20 173 (5.53%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 780 (24.92%) User Experience
2 255 (8.15%) Greenfield Project
3 184 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 112 (3.58%) Analytical Skills
5 98 (3.13%) Derivative
6 91 (2.91%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 90 (2.88%) Hedge funds
8 86 (2.75%) Equities
9 85 (2.72%) Fixed Income
10 75 (2.40%) Self-Motivation
11 47 (1.50%) Enterprise Software
12 38 (1.21%) W3C
13 34 (1.09%) Animation
14 27 (0.86%) Algorithms
15 25 (0.80%) Cloud Native
15 25 (0.80%) Social Media
16 18 (0.58%) Data Structures
17 16 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
17 16 (0.51%) Virtual Team
18 14 (0.45%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 158 (5.05%) Linux
2 84 (2.68%) Android
3 83 (2.65%) Apple iOS
4 49 (1.57%) Windows
5 31 (0.99%) Unix
6 19 (0.61%) Mac OS X
7 15 (0.48%) Ubuntu
8 4 (0.13%) CentOS
9 3 (0.096%) tvOS
10 2 (0.064%) Debian
11 1 (0.032%) Windows Phone
11 1 (0.032%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,386 (44.28%) Agile Software Development
2 550 (17.57%) Web Development
3 516 (16.49%) Software Engineering
4 489 (15.62%) TDD
5 398 (12.72%) Scrum
6 375 (11.98%) DevOps
7 292 (9.33%) Unit Testing
8 270 (8.63%) Fintech
9 248 (7.92%) Responsive Web Design
10 229 (7.32%) Continuous Integration
11 222 (7.09%) E-Commerce
12 220 (7.03%) OO
13 218 (6.96%) MVC
14 209 (6.68%) Microservices
15 196 (6.26%) Mentoring
16 190 (6.07%) Problem-Solving
17 178 (5.69%) Test Automation
18 168 (5.37%) Analytics
19 165 (5.27%) BDD
20 151 (4.82%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 2,552 (81.53%) JavaScript
2 577 (18.43%) TypeScript
3 456 (14.57%) Java
4 422 (13.48%) ES6
5 381 (12.17%) C#
6 314 (10.03%) PHP
7 271 (8.66%) Python
8 256 (8.18%) SQL
9 101 (3.23%) Java 8
10 60 (1.92%) Ruby
11 37 (1.18%) C++
12 35 (1.12%) T-SQL
13 31 (0.99%) Go
14 28 (0.89%) ES7
15 27 (0.86%) Bash Shell
16 22 (0.70%) VB.NET
17 21 (0.67%) Scala
18 17 (0.54%) Kotlin
19 14 (0.45%) C
20 12 (0.38%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 158 (5.05%) Degree
2 66 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 21 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 16 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 4 (0.13%) CTC Cleared
6 3 (0.096%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.096%) PhD
7 2 (0.064%) DBS Check
7 2 (0.064%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.032%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.032%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.032%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (4.22%) QA
2 14 (0.45%) WCAG
3 1 (0.032%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.032%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.032%) PMO
System Software
1 317 (10.13%) Docker
2 7 (0.22%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.064%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.032%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 174 (5.56%) Kubernetes
2 27 (0.86%) Terraform
3 15 (0.48%) Mesos
4 13 (0.42%) Ansible
5 7 (0.22%) Kibana
6 5 (0.16%) logstash
6 5 (0.16%) Puppet
7 3 (0.096%) CA Service Virtualization
7 3 (0.096%) cPanel
7 3 (0.096%) Grafana
8 2 (0.064%) MIIS
8 2 (0.064%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.064%) Rancher
8 2 (0.064%) TeamSite
9 1 (0.032%) Consul
9 1 (0.032%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.032%) Istio
9 1 (0.032%) Marathon
Vendors
1 155 (4.95%) Google
2 134 (4.28%) Adobe
3 109 (3.48%) Microsoft
4 29 (0.93%) Oracle
5 25 (0.80%) Atlassian
6 21 (0.67%) Sitecore
7 10 (0.32%) New Relic
7 10 (0.32%) Xamarin
8 9 (0.29%) Dell
8 9 (0.29%) DevExpress
8 9 (0.29%) hybris
9 8 (0.26%) Mapbox
9 8 (0.26%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.22%) EXASOL
10 7 (0.22%) SAP
10 7 (0.22%) Spotify
10 7 (0.22%) Telstra
10 7 (0.22%) Twitter
11 6 (0.19%) WooCommerce
12 5 (0.16%) IBM