The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £42,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK / England
Rank 139 168 194
Rank change year-on-year +29 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1806 1993 1733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.27% 2.06% 1.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.36% 2.13% 1.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1639 1809 1460
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
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 England. 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
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 76500 93487 97724
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 96.27% 96.44% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 64049 79038 80601
Median salary £46,000 £45,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.09% +1.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in England over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the England region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +1 824 £50,000 - 192
South East +53 363 £40,000 -1.23% 58
North West +32 125 £35,000 -12.50% 42
Yorkshire +22 124 £35,000 +5.26% 20
West Midlands +30 101 £37,500 +15.38% 11
East Midlands +30 97 £32,500 -7.14% 15
South West +23 85 £35,000 - 12
East of England -24 71 £40,000 +21.21% 14
North East +11 13 £27,500 - 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 3423 (94.09%) JavaScript
2 3306 (90.87%) CSS
3 3274 (89.99%) HTML
4 3224 (88.62%) Front End Development
5 2006 (55.14%) AngularJS
6 1899 (52.20%) HTML5
7 1493 (41.04%) CSS3
8 1374 (37.77%) jQuery
9 1361 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
10 1062 (29.19%) Sass
11 1050 (28.86%) Web Development
12 1031 (28.34%) React
13 960 (26.39%) User Experience
14 837 (23.01%) Node.js
15 674 (18.53%) PHP
16 665 (18.28%) Git (software)
17 543 (14.93%) TDD
18 539 (14.82%) LESS
19 500 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 490 (13.47%) MVC
21 476 (13.08%) Backbone.js
22 472 (12.97%) .NET
23 468 (12.86%) Grunt
23 468 (12.86%) gulp
24 459 (12.62%) Responsive Web Design
25 422 (11.60%) Java
26 412 (11.32%) C#
27 406 (11.16%) Photoshop
27 406 (11.16%) Scrum
28 383 (10.53%) Degree

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 284 (7.81%) CMS
2 204 (5.61%) WordPress
3 86 (2.36%) Drupal
4 52 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 51 (1.40%) Umbraco
6 44 (1.21%) Apache
7 42 (1.15%) IIS
8 35 (0.96%) EPiServer
9 31 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
10 25 (0.69%) Tomcat
11 24 (0.66%) Confluence
12 20 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
13 16 (0.44%) JBoss
14 15 (0.41%) SharePoint
15 10 (0.27%) Kentico
16 6 (0.16%) Joomla!
16 6 (0.16%) nginx
16 6 (0.16%) Orchard CMS
17 4 (0.11%) Sitefinity
17 4 (0.11%) WebSphere
Applications
1 406 (11.16%) Photoshop
2 145 (3.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 69 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 57 (1.57%) MS Excel
5 21 (0.58%) InVision
6 18 (0.49%) InDesign
7 16 (0.44%) Fireworks
8 11 (0.30%) GIMP
8 11 (0.30%) MS Visio
9 10 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 6 (0.16%) MS Office
11 3 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
12 2 (0.055%) Adobe After Effects
12 2 (0.055%) Chatbot
13 1 (0.027%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 106 (2.91%) Magento
2 18 (0.49%) Shopify
3 9 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
4 7 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.16%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.16%) Unica
6 3 (0.082%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.027%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.027%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.027%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 111 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 94 (2.58%) GitHub
3 85 (2.34%) SaaS
4 53 (1.46%) Microsoft Azure
5 30 (0.82%) Google Analytics
6 18 (0.49%) Google Tag Manager
7 14 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
8 10 (0.27%) Slack
9 7 (0.19%) PaaS
10 5 (0.14%) Heroku
10 5 (0.14%) MailChimp
11 4 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 4 (0.11%) CloudBees
12 3 (0.082%) Yammer
13 2 (0.055%) Amazon EC2
13 2 (0.055%) Firebase
13 2 (0.055%) Google Play
13 2 (0.055%) Office 365
13 2 (0.055%) Responsys
14 1 (0.027%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 97 (2.67%) Internet
2 52 (1.43%) HTTP
3 14 (0.38%) Broadband
3 14 (0.38%) VoIP
4 13 (0.36%) Intranet
4 13 (0.36%) SSH
5 9 (0.25%) SSL
6 8 (0.22%) Skype
7 6 (0.16%) DNS
8 5 (0.14%) LDAP
9 4 (0.11%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.082%) FTP
10 3 (0.082%) RTP
11 2 (0.055%) DVB
11 2 (0.055%) LTE
11 2 (0.055%) VPN
12 1 (0.027%) Extranet
12 1 (0.027%) LAN
12 1 (0.027%) PPP
12 1 (0.027%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (6.07%) MySQL
2 147 (4.04%) SQL Server
3 97 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 47 (1.29%) NoSQL
5 36 (0.99%) Big Data
6 28 (0.77%) PostgreSQL
6 28 (0.77%) Relational Database
7 20 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
8 18 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
9 11 (0.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 11 (0.30%) Apache Cassandra
10 10 (0.27%) RDBMS
11 9 (0.25%) Blockchain
11 9 (0.25%) Redis
12 7 (0.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 5 (0.14%) DTS
13 5 (0.14%) Hadoop
13 5 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
14 4 (0.11%) GIS
14 4 (0.11%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 665 (18.28%) Git (software)
2 468 (12.86%) Grunt
2 468 (12.86%) gulp
3 191 (5.25%) Jasmine
4 136 (3.74%) Karma Test Runner
4 136 (3.74%) Subversion
5 135 (3.71%) webpack
6 117 (3.22%) JIRA
7 115 (3.16%) Mocha
8 91 (2.50%) Bower
9 65 (1.79%) Visual Studio
10 63 (1.73%) Selenium
11 62 (1.70%) Jenkins
12 50 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
13 43 (1.18%) Protractor
14 38 (1.04%) Babel
15 36 (0.99%) QUnit
16 35 (0.96%) PhantomJS
17 29 (0.80%) Maven
18 25 (0.69%) Bitbucket
General
1 377 (10.36%) Finance
2 359 (9.87%) Marketing
3 167 (4.59%) Banking
4 150 (4.12%) Retail
5 135 (3.71%) Games
6 133 (3.66%) Telecoms
7 91 (2.50%) Advertising
8 49 (1.35%) Publishing
9 44 (1.21%) Legal
10 37 (1.02%) Investment Banking
11 28 (0.77%) Law
12 26 (0.71%) Back Office
13 22 (0.60%) Front Office
14 18 (0.49%) Electronics
15 17 (0.47%) Manufacturing
16 16 (0.44%) German Language
17 14 (0.38%) Financial Institution
18 12 (0.33%) Multimedia
19 10 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
20 8 (0.22%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3306 (90.87%) CSS
2 3274 (89.99%) HTML
3 2006 (55.14%) AngularJS
4 1899 (52.20%) HTML5
5 1493 (41.04%) CSS3
6 1374 (37.77%) jQuery
7 1062 (29.19%) Sass
8 1031 (28.34%) React
9 837 (23.01%) Node.js
10 539 (14.82%) LESS
11 500 (13.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 476 (13.08%) Backbone.js
13 472 (12.97%) .NET
14 329 (9.04%) Ajax
15 279 (7.67%) RESTful
16 274 (7.53%) JSON
17 273 (7.50%) KnockoutJS
18 250 (6.87%) ASP.NET
19 207 (5.69%) REST
20 193 (5.31%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 960 (26.39%) User Experience
2 294 (8.08%) Computer Science
3 225 (6.18%) Mobile App
4 97 (2.67%) Fintech
5 68 (1.87%) Social Media
6 63 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
7 56 (1.54%) W3C
8 54 (1.48%) iPad
9 34 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
10 30 (0.82%) Animation
10 30 (0.82%) Xbox
11 26 (0.71%) Client/Server
12 23 (0.63%) Digital Media
12 23 (0.63%) Smartphone
13 19 (0.52%) NHS
13 19 (0.52%) Online Games
14 18 (0.49%) Management Information System
15 17 (0.47%) BBC
16 16 (0.44%) e-Learning
16 16 (0.44%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 145 (3.99%) Linux
2 101 (2.78%) Android
3 84 (2.31%) Apple iOS
4 56 (1.54%) Windows
5 15 (0.41%) Unix
6 9 (0.25%) Windows Phone
7 6 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.11%) Debian
8 4 (0.11%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.082%) CentOS
10 1 (0.027%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.027%) Windows 10
10 1 (0.027%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.027%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3224 (88.62%) Front End Development
2 1361 (37.41%) Agile Software Development
3 1050 (28.86%) Web Development
4 543 (14.93%) TDD
5 490 (13.47%) MVC
6 459 (12.62%) Responsive Web Design
7 406 (11.16%) Scrum
8 378 (10.39%) E-Commerce
9 367 (10.09%) OO
10 283 (7.78%) Software Engineering
11 247 (6.79%) BDD
12 238 (6.54%) Web Design
13 186 (5.11%) Unit Testing
14 175 (4.81%) Visualisation
15 170 (4.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
16 160 (4.40%) Wireframes
17 157 (4.32%) SEO
18 156 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
19 130 (3.57%) OOP
20 127 (3.49%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3423 (94.09%) JavaScript
2 674 (18.53%) PHP
3 422 (11.60%) Java
4 412 (11.32%) C#
5 289 (7.94%) ES6
6 215 (5.91%) SQL
7 156 (4.29%) TypeScript
8 111 (3.05%) Python
9 73 (2.01%) Ruby
10 42 (1.15%) Scala
11 41 (1.13%) VB.NET
12 35 (0.96%) C++
13 33 (0.91%) CoffeeScript
14 29 (0.80%) T-SQL
15 21 (0.58%) Perl
16 20 (0.55%) Objective-C
17 17 (0.47%) ECMAScript
18 16 (0.44%) C
18 16 (0.44%) PHP 5
19 15 (0.41%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 383 (10.53%) Degree
2 20 (0.55%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.41%) PhD
4 9 (0.25%) PMI Certification
5 8 (0.22%) DV Cleared
6 6 (0.16%) DBS Check
7 4 (0.11%) MBA
7 4 (0.11%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.055%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.027%) Analytics IQ
9 1 (0.027%) OCA
9 1 (0.027%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.027%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.027%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (2.56%) QA
2 18 (0.49%) WCAG
3 14 (0.38%) ISO 9001
4 13 (0.36%) WAI
5 7 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.11%) SLA
7 1 (0.027%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.027%) FATCA
System Software
1 82 (2.25%) Docker
2 2 (0.055%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.027%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (0.22%) Ansible
2 6 (0.16%) Puppet
3 5 (0.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
3 5 (0.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (0.11%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.055%) Grafana
5 2 (0.055%) Kibana
5 2 (0.055%) logstash
5 2 (0.055%) StatsD
6 1 (0.027%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.027%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.027%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 249 (6.84%) Adobe
2 102 (2.80%) Microsoft
3 83 (2.28%) Google
4 56 (1.54%) Twitter
5 36 (0.99%) Oracle
6 32 (0.88%) Zend
7 30 (0.82%) Facebook
8 24 (0.66%) Sitecore
9 20 (0.55%) Atlassian
10 16 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (0.41%) Sencha
12 11 (0.30%) Apple
12 11 (0.30%) hybris
12 11 (0.30%) Perforce
13 10 (0.27%) IBM
13 10 (0.27%) OpenText
14 9 (0.25%) BT
14 9 (0.25%) Optimizely
14 9 (0.25%) SAP
15 8 (0.22%) DevExpress
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £45k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £47000.00 - £52000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: 2 days ago
London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 PA
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £52000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Market rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits & Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago