Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £34,000 in advertised job vacancies in Leicester during the 6 months to 23 November 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)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 76 55
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 18 17 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 3.14% 2.00% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.19% 2.02% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 18 16 48
Leicester median annual salary £34,000 £36,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.21% -19.44% +38.46%
10th Percentile £27,500 £21,875 £27,500
90th Percentile £45,125 £50,000 £110,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% -16.67% +38.46%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicester. 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
Leicester
Permanent vacancies in Leicester with a recognized job title 564 840 817
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 98.26% 98.71% 98.67%
Number of salaries quoted 522 764 691
Leicester median annual salary £39,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £25,325 £21,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £57,500
Leicestershire median annual salary £38,750 £41,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year -5.49% +6.49% -

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

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

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 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
2 17 (94.44%) CSS3
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (44.44%) React
7 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
8 6 (33.33%) .NET
8 6 (33.33%) C#
8 6 (33.33%) MVC
8 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
9 5 (27.78%) User Experience
9 5 (27.78%) CMS
10 4 (22.22%) Scrum
10 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
10 4 (22.22%) Google
10 4 (22.22%) Selenium
10 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
10 4 (22.22%) Kanban
10 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
10 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (22.22%) Node.js

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 5 (27.78%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) QUnit
1 4 (22.22%) Selenium
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Jasmine
3 1 (5.56%) Karma Test Runner
3 1 (5.56%) Protractor
3 1 (5.56%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
2 17 (94.44%) CSS3
2 17 (94.44%) HTML5
3 14 (77.78%) jQuery
4 9 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 8 (44.44%) React
6 6 (33.33%) .NET
6 6 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET
6 6 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 6 (33.33%) Entity Framework
7 4 (22.22%) Backbone.js
7 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
7 4 (22.22%) Node.js
7 4 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (11.11%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 11 (61.11%) Responsive Web Design
3 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (33.33%) MVC
5 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 4 (22.22%) Kanban
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) Test Automation
6 2 (11.11%) SEO
6 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
6 2 (11.11%) Web Design
6 2 (11.11%) Web Development
7 1 (5.56%) Collaborative Working
7 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (5.56%) Market Research
7 1 (5.56%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.56%) Usability Testing
7 1 (5.56%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) C
4 1 (5.56%) ES6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Google
2 2 (11.11%) Adobe
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter