The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Essex during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 79 77 101
Rank change year-on-year -2 +24  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 10 31 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.99% 2.87% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.04% 2.96% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 10 26 3
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -9.09%  
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 963 1049 1200
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 94.88% 97.22% 97.48%
Number of salaries quoted 732 814 962
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
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 Essex

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Essex over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex region over the 3 months to 25 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
Colchester -10 4 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Basildon - 1 £25,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £45,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (90.91%) Front End Development
3 16 (72.73%) CSS
4 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
5 9 (40.91%) Web Development
5 9 (40.91%) Sass
6 8 (36.36%) HTML5
7 6 (27.27%) CSS3
7 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
7 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (22.73%) Java
9 4 (18.18%) JSON
9 4 (18.18%) REST
10 3 (13.64%) Node.js
10 3 (13.64%) Ajax
10 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
10 3 (13.64%) XHTML
10 3 (13.64%) Apache
10 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
10 3 (13.64%) PHP
10 3 (13.64%) MySQL
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) SOAP
10 3 (13.64%) Web Services
11 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
11 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 2 (9.09%) SQL
11 2 (9.09%) .NET

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 3 (13.64%) Apache
1 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) CMS
3 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Axure RP
2 1 (4.55%) gulp
2 1 (4.55%) Jasmine
2 1 (4.55%) Mocha
2 1 (4.55%) Subversion
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
1 1 (4.55%) Finance
1 1 (4.55%) Law
1 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
2 16 (72.73%) CSS
3 12 (54.55%) AngularJS
4 9 (40.91%) Sass
5 8 (36.36%) HTML5
6 6 (27.27%) CSS3
6 6 (27.27%) jQuery
7 4 (18.18%) JSON
7 4 (18.18%) REST
8 3 (13.64%) Ajax
8 3 (13.64%) Node.js
8 3 (13.64%) SOAP
8 3 (13.64%) Web Services
8 3 (13.64%) XHTML
9 2 (9.09%) .NET
9 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET
9 2 (9.09%) LESS
10 1 (4.55%) HTML5 Canvas
10 1 (4.55%) RESTful
10 1 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Augmented Reality
2 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Front End Development
2 9 (40.91%) Web Development
3 6 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) TDD
4 2 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (4.55%) API Integration
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Mobile First
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) SDLC
5 1 (4.55%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Java
3 3 (13.64%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) Apple Swift
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) Perl
5 1 (4.55%) Python
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Witham, Essex
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Salary: £28000 - £33000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Colchester
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago