Period
to 28 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
England > London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 67 96 87
Rank change year-on-year +29 -9 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 2,383 830 1,928
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.63% 3.39% 3.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.84% 3.60% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,298 729 1,701
10th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
25th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £67,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.11% +3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £95,000 £77,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £121,625 £88,750 £93,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £54,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% -0.45% +10.00%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 49,218 23,064 48,181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 95.68% 94.21% 93.95%
Number of salaries quoted 32,675 19,499 39,084
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £52,500 £48,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
75th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £83,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in London

Front End Development
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in London.

Salary trend for Front End Development in London

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in London

Front End Development
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Central London -12 166 £76,750 +11.64% 110
South London +3 45 £52,500 -12.50% 6
West London -50 34 £71,250 +1.79% 32
East London -29 20 £67,500 +42.11% 24
North London -17 2 £42,500 -19.05% 6
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 1,685 (70.71%) JavaScript
2 1,671 (70.12%) React
3 1,143 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
4 1,082 (45.40%) HTML
5 1,053 (44.19%) CSS
6 1,004 (42.13%) TypeScript
7 795 (33.36%) User Experience
8 716 (30.05%) Node.js
9 673 (28.24%) Finance
10 656 (27.53%) Software Engineering
11 633 (26.56%) AngularJS
12 562 (23.58%) Full Stack Development
13 544 (22.83%) Social Skills
14 530 (22.24%) HTML5
15 504 (21.15%) AWS
16 499 (20.94%) Docker
17 488 (20.48%) Git (software)
18 486 (20.39%) Redux
19 478 (20.06%) Python
20 440 (18.46%) Java
21 439 (18.42%) UX Design
22 430 (18.04%) CI/CD
23 395 (16.58%) TDD
24 392 (16.45%) Vue.js
25 361 (15.15%) Sass
26 351 (14.73%) DevOps
27 350 (14.69%) CSS3
28 334 (14.02%) Kubernetes
29 312 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
30 305 (12.80%) Azure

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 130 (5.46%) CMS
2 48 (2.01%) WordPress
3 42 (1.76%) Confluence
4 34 (1.43%) Elasticsearch
5 22 (0.92%) Headless CMS
6 16 (0.67%) Apache
7 15 (0.63%) Umbraco
8 14 (0.59%) Drupal
9 12 (0.50%) SharePoint
10 10 (0.42%) nginx
11 9 (0.38%) IBM Domino
12 6 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.21%) Gunicorn
14 3 (0.13%) concrete5
15 2 (0.084%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 2 (0.084%) EPiServer
15 2 (0.084%) Ethereum
15 2 (0.084%) Facebook Platform
15 2 (0.084%) SAS
16 1 (0.042%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 71 (2.98%) Sketch
2 46 (1.93%) Photoshop
3 41 (1.72%) InVision
4 29 (1.22%) Adobe XD
5 12 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
6 10 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.21%) OmniGraffle
8 4 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
8 4 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
9 3 (0.13%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (0.13%) Zeplin
10 2 (0.084%) Chatbot
10 2 (0.084%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.042%) InDesign
11 1 (0.042%) Microsoft Office
11 1 (0.042%) MS Visio
11 1 (0.042%) Revit
Business Applications
1 33 (1.38%) Shopify
2 20 (0.84%) Magento
3 9 (0.38%) Distributed Ledger
3 9 (0.38%) SAP Hybris
4 2 (0.084%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.042%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 504 (21.15%) AWS
2 305 (12.80%) Azure
3 239 (10.03%) GCP
4 200 (8.39%) npm
5 177 (7.43%) GitHub
6 139 (5.83%) SaaS
7 114 (4.78%) Serverless
8 80 (3.36%) AWS Lambda
9 77 (3.23%) Figma
10 46 (1.93%) Amazon S3
11 37 (1.55%) Yarn
12 31 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
13 26 (1.09%) CloudFront
14 25 (1.05%) Amazon ECS
15 23 (0.97%) AWS Fargate
15 23 (0.97%) Miro
16 22 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
17 16 (0.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 16 (0.67%) CloudBees
18 15 (0.63%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (5.08%) HTTP
2 51 (2.14%) Internet
3 17 (0.71%) Broadband
4 8 (0.34%) Intranet
5 7 (0.29%) Firewall
5 7 (0.29%) PPP
5 7 (0.29%) SSH
6 5 (0.21%) 5G
6 5 (0.21%) WebEx
7 3 (0.13%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 135 (5.67%) MySQL
2 128 (5.37%) PostgreSQL
3 79 (3.32%) MongoDB
4 76 (3.19%) NoSQL
5 67 (2.81%) SQL Server
6 60 (2.52%) Relational Database
7 37 (1.55%) Big Data
8 34 (1.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 29 (1.22%) Redis
10 26 (1.09%) Blockchain
11 18 (0.76%) Amazon Aurora
12 10 (0.42%) Apache Cassandra
12 10 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 9 (0.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (0.34%) Aerospike
14 8 (0.34%) Amazon Athena
14 8 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
15 7 (0.29%) Amazon RDS
15 7 (0.29%) Electronic Patient Records
16 6 (0.25%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 488 (20.48%) Git (software)
2 284 (11.92%) webpack
3 154 (6.46%) Jenkins
4 150 (6.29%) Cypress.io
5 96 (4.03%) JIRA
6 84 (3.52%) gulp
7 72 (3.02%) Selenium
8 61 (2.56%) Jasmine
9 60 (2.52%) Mocha
10 52 (2.18%) Grunt
11 48 (2.01%) TeamCity
12 45 (1.89%) Bitbucket
13 43 (1.80%) Storybook
14 42 (1.76%) Babel
14 42 (1.76%) GitLab
15 41 (1.72%) CircleCI
16 40 (1.68%) Postman
17 34 (1.43%) Octopus Deploy
18 31 (1.30%) PostCSS
19 27 (1.13%) Cucumber
General
1 673 (28.24%) Finance
2 544 (22.83%) Social Skills
3 143 (6.00%) Banking
4 129 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 129 (5.41%) Front Office
5 123 (5.16%) Marketing
6 101 (4.24%) Retail
7 89 (3.73%) Games
8 58 (2.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
9 53 (2.22%) Advertising
10 51 (2.14%) Financial Institution
11 41 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
12 35 (1.47%) Public Sector
13 34 (1.43%) Manufacturing
14 22 (0.92%) Investment Banking
15 21 (0.88%) Legal
15 21 (0.88%) Organisational Skills
16 18 (0.76%) Music Industry
17 17 (0.71%) Publishing
18 16 (0.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1,923 (80.70%) Developer
2 1,247 (52.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 554 (23.25%) React Developer
4 434 (18.21%) Senior Developer
5 277 (11.62%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 271 (11.37%) Software Engineer
7 196 (8.22%) Lead Developer
8 150 (6.29%) Angular Developer
9 137 (5.75%) Developer/Software Engineer
10 134 (5.62%) Full Stack Developer
10 134 (5.62%) JavaScript Developer
11 127 (5.33%) Java Developer
12 122 (5.12%) UI Developer
13 99 (4.15%) Senior React Developer
14 91 (3.82%) UI Engineer
15 90 (3.78%) Lead Software Engineer
16 89 (3.73%) Junior
17 86 (3.61%) Junior Developer
18 83 (3.48%) Senior Software Engineer
19 80 (3.36%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,671 (70.12%) React
2 1,082 (45.40%) HTML
3 1,053 (44.19%) CSS
4 716 (30.05%) Node.js
5 633 (26.56%) AngularJS
6 530 (22.24%) HTML5
7 486 (20.39%) Redux
8 392 (16.45%) Vue.js
9 361 (15.15%) Sass
10 350 (14.69%) CSS3
11 264 (11.08%) REST
12 229 (9.61%) Jest
13 228 (9.57%) GraphQL
14 220 (9.23%) RESTful
15 177 (7.43%) React Native
16 174 (7.30%) .NET
17 146 (6.13%) jQuery
18 132 (5.54%) Spring
19 115 (4.83%) Web Services
20 114 (4.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 795 (33.36%) User Experience
2 186 (7.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 166 (6.97%) Greenfield Project
4 154 (6.46%) Equities
5 147 (6.17%) Hedge funds
6 143 (6.00%) Mobile App
7 136 (5.71%) Fixed Income
8 102 (4.28%) Derivative
9 79 (3.32%) Credit Derivative
10 76 (3.19%) Data Structures
11 69 (2.90%) Algorithms
12 44 (1.85%) Self-Motivation
13 30 (1.26%) Cloud Native
13 30 (1.26%) Virtual Team
14 29 (1.22%) W3C
15 25 (1.05%) Social Media
16 23 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
17 22 (0.92%) Management Information System
18 20 (0.84%) NHS
18 20 (0.84%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 70 (2.94%) Android
2 62 (2.60%) Apple iOS
3 48 (2.01%) Linux
4 23 (0.97%) Unix
5 22 (0.92%) Windows
6 8 (0.34%) Mesosphere
7 4 (0.17%) tvOS
8 2 (0.084%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,143 (47.96%) Agile Software Development
2 656 (27.53%) Software Engineering
3 562 (23.58%) Full Stack Development
4 439 (18.42%) UX Design
5 430 (18.04%) CI/CD
6 395 (16.58%) TDD
7 351 (14.73%) DevOps
8 312 (13.09%) Problem-Solving
9 302 (12.67%) Test Automation
10 288 (12.09%) Microservices
11 258 (10.83%) Analytics
12 249 (10.45%) Scrum
13 238 (9.99%) Fintech
14 235 (9.86%) Web Development
15 223 (9.36%) Mentoring
16 216 (9.06%) Computer Science
17 194 (8.14%) Unit Testing
18 193 (8.10%) Asset Management
19 165 (6.92%) E-Commerce
20 155 (6.50%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 1,685 (70.71%) JavaScript
2 1,004 (42.13%) TypeScript
3 478 (20.06%) Python
4 440 (18.46%) Java
5 266 (11.16%) ES6
6 207 (8.69%) C#
7 160 (6.71%) PHP
8 114 (4.78%) Go
9 113 (4.74%) SQL
10 82 (3.44%) ES7
11 62 (2.60%) Ruby
12 60 (2.52%) Kotlin
13 52 (2.18%) Scala
14 44 (1.85%) Groovy
15 35 (1.47%) Bash
16 33 (1.38%) C++
17 26 (1.09%) Java 8
18 23 (0.97%) C
19 21 (0.88%) Java 11
20 13 (0.55%) JSX
Qualifications
1 217 (9.11%) Degree
2 101 (4.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 26 (1.09%) Master's Degree
4 18 (0.76%) Numerate Degree
5 16 (0.67%) SANS
6 14 (0.59%) Security Cleared
7 10 (0.42%) PhD
8 8 (0.34%) AWS Certification
9 5 (0.21%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.042%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 183 (7.68%) QA
2 143 (6.00%) Accessibility
3 34 (1.43%) WCAG
4 9 (0.38%) WAI
5 1 (0.042%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.042%) GDPR
System Software
1 499 (20.94%) Docker
2 11 (0.46%) Firmware
3 3 (0.13%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.042%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 334 (14.02%) Kubernetes
2 173 (7.26%) Terraform
3 32 (1.34%) Ansible
4 29 (1.22%) Puppet
5 26 (1.09%) Grafana
6 24 (1.01%) Prometheus
6 24 (1.01%) Rancher
7 16 (0.67%) Istio
8 12 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
9 8 (0.34%) Automic
9 8 (0.34%) Consul
9 8 (0.34%) Kibana
10 5 (0.21%) logstash
Vendors
1 151 (6.34%) Google
2 68 (2.85%) Microsoft
3 66 (2.77%) Adobe
4 38 (1.59%) Oracle
5 31 (1.30%) Twitter
6 27 (1.13%) Apple
7 24 (1.01%) Facebook
8 23 (0.97%) Sitecore
9 20 (0.84%) Instagram
10 19 (0.80%) Salesforce.com
11 17 (0.71%) YouTube
12 14 (0.59%) Samsung
12 14 (0.59%) SAP
13 13 (0.55%) hybris
14 12 (0.50%) Atlassian
15 10 (0.42%) accuRx
15 10 (0.42%) Civica
15 10 (0.42%) Spotify
16 9 (0.38%) Sony
16 9 (0.38%) Xamarin