Period
to 16 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 16 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
16 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 63 39
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 +34
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 20 29 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.35% 3.41% 5.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.77% 3.85% 6.17%
Number of salaries quoted 20 28 77
Leicester median annual salary £30,000 £38,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.58% -13.89% +38.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,125 £27,500
90th Percentile £43,375 £47,500 £110,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +38.46%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 530 753 745
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 88.78% 88.59% 89.11%
Number of salaries quoted 480 702 625
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £41,750 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.18% +1.83% +2.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £22,600
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £59,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leicester.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Leicester

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Leicester.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Leicester

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Leicester over the 6 months to 16 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Leicester

For the 6 months to 16 December 2017, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (95.00%) CSS
2 19 (95.00%) HTML
3 18 (90.00%) HTML5
3 18 (90.00%) CSS3
4 15 (75.00%) jQuery
5 12 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
7 9 (45.00%) .NET
7 9 (45.00%) C#
7 9 (45.00%) MVC
7 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
7 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
7 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
8 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (30.00%) Google
9 6 (30.00%) React
10 5 (25.00%) Node.js
11 4 (20.00%) Scrum
11 4 (20.00%) QUnit
11 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
11 4 (20.00%) Kanban
11 4 (20.00%) Selenium
11 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
11 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
12 3 (15.00%) User Experience
12 3 (15.00%) CMS
13 2 (10.00%) Retail

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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 (15.00%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) QUnit
1 4 (20.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.00%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.00%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.00%) Protractor
3 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (95.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 5 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (15.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Angular Developer
5 2 (10.00%) HTML CSS Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Junior PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (5.00%) PHP Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior JavaScript Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) CSS
1 19 (95.00%) HTML
2 18 (90.00%) CSS3
2 18 (90.00%) HTML5
3 15 (75.00%) jQuery
4 9 (45.00%) .NET
4 9 (45.00%) .NET Framework
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET
4 9 (45.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 9 (45.00%) Entity Framework
5 8 (40.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (30.00%) React
7 5 (25.00%) Node.js
8 4 (20.00%) Backbone.js
8 4 (20.00%) Ember.js
9 2 (10.00%) Sass
9 2 (10.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.00%) Angular 2
10 1 (5.00%) Laravel
10 1 (5.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (45.00%) MVC
3 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Kanban
4 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 4 (20.00%) Test Automation
5 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (10.00%) SEO
5 2 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (10.00%) Web Design
5 2 (10.00%) Web Development
6 1 (5.00%) Collaborative Working
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.00%) Market Research
6 1 (5.00%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.00%) Usability Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 9 (45.00%) C#
3 2 (10.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.00%) ES6
4 1 (5.00%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe
3 1 (5.00%) Twitter