Period
to 18 June 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Hertfordshire during the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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)
East of England > Hertfordshire
6 months to
18 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 136 99 152
Rank change year-on-year -37 +53 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 33 122 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.12% 2.68% 1.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.75% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 27 111 62
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +27.27% -8.33%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £62,500
East of England median annual salary £46,250 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.78% +12.50% +21.21%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Hertfordshire
Permanent vacancies in Hertfordshire with a recognized job title 2,846 4,443 4,130
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.57% 97.63% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2,193 3,721 3,512
Hertfordshire median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £25,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Hertfordshire over the 6 months to 18 June 2019.

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

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

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 Hertfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 June 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
St Albans +20 18 £52,500 -8.70% 2
Watford -3 6 £52,500 -12.50% 3
Stevenage - 3 £52,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 3 £32,500 - 1
Hertford - 2 £57,500 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 June 2019, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Hertfordshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 29 (87.88%) JavaScript
2 28 (84.85%) CSS
3 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 27 (81.82%) Front End Development
4 18 (54.55%) User Experience
5 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (48.48%) React
7 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
8 13 (39.39%) C#
8 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
9 10 (30.30%) HTML5
10 9 (27.27%) Node.js
10 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
10 9 (27.27%) SQL
11 7 (21.21%) .NET
11 7 (21.21%) B2C
11 7 (21.21%) Scrum
11 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
11 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
11 7 (21.21%) jQuery
11 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
11 7 (21.21%) CSS3
12 6 (18.18%) BDD
12 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
12 6 (18.18%) SOLID
12 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
12 6 (18.18%) Velocity
12 6 (18.18%) TDD
12 6 (18.18%) Degree

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 1 (3.03%) CMS
1 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.09%) GIMP
3 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Magento
2 1 (3.03%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.03%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Mercurial
2 3 (9.09%) Subversion
3 1 (3.03%) Grunt
3 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.03%) JIRA
3 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 2 (6.06%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (84.85%) CSS
2 27 (81.82%) HTML
3 16 (48.48%) React
4 10 (30.30%) HTML5
5 9 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 9 (27.27%) Node.js
6 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 7 (21.21%) CSS3
6 7 (21.21%) jQuery
7 6 (18.18%) Velocity
8 5 (15.15%) Redux
8 5 (15.15%) Sass
8 5 (15.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (9.09%) .NET Core
9 3 (9.09%) Ajax
9 3 (9.09%) Backbone.js
9 3 (9.09%) Enzyme
9 3 (9.09%) Jest
9 3 (9.09%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (9.09%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 18 (54.55%) User Experience
2 4 (12.12%) Robotics
3 1 (3.03%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (81.82%) Front End Development
2 17 (51.52%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (42.42%) E-Commerce
4 7 (21.21%) B2C
4 7 (21.21%) Computer Science
4 7 (21.21%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (21.21%) Scrum
5 6 (18.18%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) SOLID
5 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 5 (15.15%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 4 (12.12%) Product Management
7 4 (12.12%) Product Roadmap
8 3 (9.09%) Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) API Development
8 3 (9.09%) Data Analytics
8 3 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
8 3 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
8 3 (9.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (87.88%) JavaScript
2 13 (39.39%) C#
3 9 (27.27%) SQL
4 6 (18.18%) PHP
5 3 (9.09%) Java
6 2 (6.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Logi
1 3 (9.09%) Logi Analytics
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) hybris
2 1 (3.03%) IBM