The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Kent 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.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East / Kent
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 73 84
Rank change year-on-year +15 +11  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 22 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 2.75% 3.00% 1.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 3.06% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 21 34 14
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +11.11%  
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 Kent. 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
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 779 1110 925
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 97.50% 97.80% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 640 965 832
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 Kent

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

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

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

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

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

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

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 Kent 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
Maidstone -15 7 £35,000 -17.64%
Canterbury - 6 £35,000 - 2
Folkestone -2 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
South East

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

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 Kent region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 28 (100.00%) HTML
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
2 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
3 24 (85.71%) HTML5
3 24 (85.71%) Front End Development
4 23 (82.14%) AngularJS
5 19 (67.86%) MVC
6 16 (57.14%) C#
6 16 (57.14%) SQL
7 15 (53.57%) CSS3
8 11 (39.29%) TDD
8 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
9 8 (28.57%) Project Management
9 8 (28.57%) jQuery
9 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
10 7 (25.00%) Sass
10 7 (25.00%) PHP
11 6 (21.43%) DBS Check
11 6 (21.43%) Games
11 6 (21.43%) LESS
11 6 (21.43%) Game Development
11 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
11 6 (21.43%) Online Games
11 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
11 6 (21.43%) Mocha
11 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
12 5 (17.86%) SaaS
12 5 (17.86%) .NET

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 (10.71%) CMS
1 3 (10.71%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) DTS
2 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
1 6 (21.43%) Jasmine
1 6 (21.43%) Mocha
2 5 (17.86%) webpack
3 3 (10.71%) Bower
3 3 (10.71%) Grunt
3 3 (10.71%) Subversion
General
1 6 (21.43%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (100.00%) CSS
1 28 (100.00%) HTML
2 24 (85.71%) HTML5
3 23 (82.14%) AngularJS
4 15 (53.57%) CSS3
5 8 (28.57%) jQuery
6 7 (25.00%) Sass
7 6 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (21.43%) LESS
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
9 4 (14.29%) Ajax
9 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.14%) Web Services
12 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
12 1 (3.57%) Compass CSS Framework
12 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
12 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Online Games
2 2 (7.14%) iPad
2 2 (7.14%) PMI
2 2 (7.14%) User Experience
3 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (85.71%) Front End Development
2 19 (67.86%) MVC
3 11 (39.29%) TDD
4 8 (28.57%) Project Management
5 6 (21.43%) Game Development
5 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 2 (7.14%) Continuous Deployment
7 2 (7.14%) SDLC
7 2 (7.14%) Service Design
7 2 (7.14%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Visualisation
7 2 (7.14%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
8 1 (3.57%) Migration
8 1 (3.57%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 27 (96.43%) JavaScript
2 16 (57.14%) C#
2 16 (57.14%) SQL
3 11 (39.29%) T-SQL
4 8 (28.57%) TypeScript
5 7 (25.00%) PHP
6 2 (7.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (21.43%) DBS Check
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 3 (10.71%) Perforce
2 2 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
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