Period
to 20 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leeds during the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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)
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 140 141 160
Rank change year-on-year +1 +19 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 74 85 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.56% 1.60% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.60% 1.63% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 67 75 110
Leeds median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,500 £26,225
90th Percentile £47,500 £51,250 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +16.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds. 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
Leeds
Permanent vacancies in Leeds with a recognized job title 4,628 5,201 6,618
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.55% 97.78% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3,936 4,482 5,423
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £60,000 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +2.44% +2.50%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Leeds over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

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

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

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Leeds region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 71 (95.95%) Front End Development
2 68 (91.89%) JavaScript
3 64 (86.49%) CSS
4 61 (82.43%) HTML
5 44 (59.46%) HTML5
6 36 (48.65%) CSS3
6 36 (48.65%) jQuery
7 35 (47.30%) AngularJS
8 30 (40.54%) PHP
9 28 (37.84%) User Experience
10 27 (36.49%) Git (software)
11 25 (33.78%) LESS
12 22 (29.73%) Sass
13 21 (28.38%) Web Development
13 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (27.03%) Web Design
14 20 (27.03%) React
15 16 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
16 15 (20.27%) Grunt
17 14 (18.92%) TDD
18 12 (16.22%) Google
18 12 (16.22%) WordPress
18 12 (16.22%) Games
19 11 (14.86%) Android
19 11 (14.86%) Marketing
19 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 10 (13.51%) gulp
21 9 (12.16%) Node.js
22 8 (10.81%) Java
22 8 (10.81%) Subversion

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 12 (16.22%) WordPress
2 6 (8.11%) CMS
3 2 (2.70%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) Google Play
2 1 (1.35%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
1 1 (1.35%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 27 (36.49%) Git (software)
2 15 (20.27%) Grunt
3 10 (13.51%) gulp
4 8 (10.81%) Subversion
5 5 (6.76%) Jasmine
6 4 (5.41%) Bower
6 4 (5.41%) Mocha
General
1 12 (16.22%) Games
2 11 (14.86%) Marketing
3 2 (2.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (86.49%) CSS
2 61 (82.43%) HTML
3 44 (59.46%) HTML5
4 36 (48.65%) CSS3
4 36 (48.65%) jQuery
5 35 (47.30%) AngularJS
6 25 (33.78%) LESS
7 22 (29.73%) Sass
8 20 (27.03%) React
9 11 (14.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (12.16%) Node.js
11 7 (9.46%) React Native
12 5 (6.76%) REST
13 4 (5.41%) Backbone.js
13 4 (5.41%) OOCSS
13 4 (5.41%) Vue (Vue.js)
14 3 (4.05%) XHTML
15 2 (2.70%) .NET
15 2 (2.70%) Django
15 2 (2.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (37.84%) User Experience
2 7 (9.46%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.76%) Animation
3 5 (6.76%) iPhone
3 5 (6.76%) Motion Graphics
4 4 (5.41%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) BBC
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.86%) Android
2 6 (8.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.70%) Debian
3 2 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (95.95%) Front End Development
2 21 (28.38%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (28.38%) Web Development
3 20 (27.03%) Web Design
4 16 (21.62%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (18.92%) TDD
6 7 (9.46%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (6.76%) Cross-Browser Development
8 4 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 3 (4.05%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (4.05%) Software Engineering
10 2 (2.70%) Adaptive Web Design
10 2 (2.70%) Android Development
10 2 (2.70%) iOS Development
10 2 (2.70%) MVC
10 2 (2.70%) SEO
10 2 (2.70%) Unit Testing
11 1 (1.35%) SOLID
11 1 (1.35%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 68 (91.89%) JavaScript
2 30 (40.54%) PHP
3 8 (10.81%) Java
4 5 (6.76%) C#
5 4 (5.41%) Ruby
6 2 (2.70%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.70%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.70%) ES6
6 2 (2.70%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.35%) SQL
7 1 (1.35%) TypeScript
System Software
1 1 (1.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 12 (16.22%) Google
2 5 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 4 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.05%) Adobe
5 1 (1.35%) Facebook
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle