The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £29,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Leicestershire / Leicester
Rank 39 37 58
Rank change year-on-year -2 +21  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 5.53% 3.14% 0.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 3.15% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 3
Median salary £29,000 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -42.00% +42.85%  
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 Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 391 317 407
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester 98.24% 99.69% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 350 259 338
Median salary £36,500 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.09% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 Leicester

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Leicester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Leicester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 41 (97.62%) HTML
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
2 39 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 26 (61.90%) AngularJS
3 26 (61.90%) Front End Development
4 25 (59.52%) HTML5
5 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (45.24%) Node.js
7 18 (42.86%) Mobile App
8 17 (40.48%) Ember.js
8 17 (40.48%) CSS3
8 17 (40.48%) React
8 17 (40.48%) jQuery
9 16 (38.10%) Java
10 15 (35.71%) Backbone.js
11 13 (30.95%) Scala
12 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
12 12 (28.57%) QUnit
12 12 (28.57%) PHP
12 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
12 12 (28.57%) QA
12 12 (28.57%) Selenium
12 12 (28.57%) Web Development
13 11 (26.19%) Retail
13 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
14 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
15 7 (16.67%) CMS
15 7 (16.67%) Sass
15 7 (16.67%) Magento
15 7 (16.67%) WordPress

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 7 (16.67%) CMS
1 7 (16.67%) WordPress
2 6 (14.29%) Drupal
3 3 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Magento
2 6 (14.29%) Shopify
Development Applications
1 12 (28.57%) QUnit
1 12 (28.57%) Selenium
2 5 (11.90%) Jasmine
2 5 (11.90%) Mocha
3 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Blend
3 3 (7.14%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Grunt
4 1 (2.38%) gulp
4 1 (2.38%) JIRA
4 1 (2.38%) Subversion
General
1 11 (26.19%) Retail
2 3 (7.14%) Aerospace
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (97.62%) CSS
1 41 (97.62%) HTML
2 26 (61.90%) AngularJS
3 25 (59.52%) HTML5
4 19 (45.24%) Node.js
5 17 (40.48%) CSS3
5 17 (40.48%) Ember.js
5 17 (40.48%) jQuery
5 17 (40.48%) React
6 15 (35.71%) Backbone.js
7 7 (16.67%) Sass
8 6 (14.29%) Laravel
8 6 (14.29%) Symfony
9 5 (11.90%) KnockoutJS
10 3 (7.14%) .NET
10 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (7.14%) LESS
10 3 (7.14%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (42.86%) Mobile App
2 7 (16.67%) User Experience
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Front End Development
2 22 (52.38%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 12 (28.57%) Test Automation
3 12 (28.57%) Web Development
4 11 (26.19%) E-Commerce
5 9 (21.43%) Unit Testing
6 7 (16.67%) Open Source
7 5 (11.90%) Scrum
7 5 (11.90%) SEO
8 4 (9.52%) Kanban
8 4 (9.52%) MVC
9 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) MVVM
9 3 (7.14%) TDD
9 3 (7.14%) UML
10 2 (4.76%) OOP
11 1 (2.38%) OO
11 1 (2.38%) SOA
11 1 (2.38%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 16 (38.10%) Java
3 13 (30.95%) Scala
4 12 (28.57%) PHP
5 3 (7.14%) C#
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Zend
2 4 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) Telerik
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