The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / London
Rank 125 127 178
Rank change year-on-year +2 +51  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 824 1052 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.45% 2.51% 1.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.56% 2.61% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 731 962 619
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
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 London. 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 32183 40271 40502
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.11% 95.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27204 34741 34018
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £53,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +2.80%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
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 London

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in London over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the London region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 114 £55,000 +10.00% 48
Mayfair - 5 £40,000 -
Hammersmith -9 3 £85,000 +112.50%
Edgware - 2 £42,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £67,500 -
Canary Wharf - 2 £76,250 -
Greenwich - 2 - -
Croydon +8 1 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Orpington +6 1 £42,500 -
West End of London +6 1 £55,000 +22.22% 7
Hounslow - 1 £47,500 -
Bromley - 1 £23,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 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 London region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 1656 (95.67%) JavaScript
2 1600 (92.43%) Front End Development
3 1561 (90.18%) CSS
4 1524 (88.04%) HTML
5 1062 (61.35%) AngularJS
6 913 (52.74%) HTML5
7 727 (42.00%) CSS3
8 674 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
9 646 (37.32%) React
10 565 (32.64%) jQuery
11 529 (30.56%) Sass
12 453 (26.17%) Node.js
13 435 (25.13%) User Experience
14 361 (20.85%) Web Development
15 330 (19.06%) TDD
16 291 (16.81%) Git (software)
17 281 (16.23%) Grunt
18 274 (15.83%) LESS
19 252 (14.56%) Finance
20 250 (14.44%) PHP
21 245 (14.15%) Java
22 237 (13.69%) gulp
23 229 (13.23%) OO
24 225 (13.00%) Scrum
24 225 (13.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 220 (12.71%) Backbone.js
26 219 (12.65%) ES6
27 208 (12.02%) MVC
28 194 (11.21%) Degree
29 192 (11.09%) Responsive Web Design

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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
1 128 (7.39%) CMS
2 53 (3.06%) WordPress
3 45 (2.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 35 (2.02%) Drupal
5 19 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
6 16 (0.92%) IIS
7 13 (0.75%) Umbraco
8 10 (0.58%) Apache
9 9 (0.52%) Confluence
10 8 (0.46%) SharePoint
11 7 (0.40%) EPiServer
12 6 (0.35%) Orchard CMS
13 5 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.29%) Tomcat
14 4 (0.23%) Joomla!
14 4 (0.23%) Tornado
15 3 (0.17%) Apache Solr
15 3 (0.17%) Jetty
16 2 (0.12%) nginx
17 1 (0.058%) Liferay
Applications
1 154 (8.90%) Photoshop
2 58 (3.35%) Adobe Illustrator
3 33 (1.91%) MS Excel
4 29 (1.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 12 (0.69%) InVision
6 11 (0.64%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.58%) GIMP
7 10 (0.58%) OmniGraffle
8 5 (0.29%) InDesign
9 4 (0.23%) MS Office
10 2 (0.12%) Chatbot
11 1 (0.058%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (1.96%) Magento
2 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.058%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.058%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 66 (3.81%) GitHub
2 65 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
3 41 (2.37%) SaaS
4 23 (1.33%) Google Analytics
5 17 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
6 16 (0.92%) Google Tag Manager
7 14 (0.81%) Adobe Analytics
8 6 (0.35%) PaaS
9 5 (0.29%) Heroku
9 5 (0.29%) Slack
10 3 (0.17%) CloudBees
10 3 (0.17%) Yammer
11 2 (0.12%) Firebase
11 2 (0.12%) Google Play
11 2 (0.12%) Responsys
12 1 (0.058%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.058%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.058%) MailChimp
12 1 (0.058%) Office 365
12 1 (0.058%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 34 (1.96%) Internet
2 24 (1.39%) HTTP
3 14 (0.81%) VoIP
4 11 (0.64%) Broadband
5 8 (0.46%) Intranet
6 7 (0.40%) Skype
6 7 (0.40%) SSH
7 5 (0.29%) LDAP
8 4 (0.23%) HTTPS
9 3 (0.17%) RTP
10 2 (0.12%) DNS
10 2 (0.12%) DVB
10 2 (0.12%) LTE
10 2 (0.12%) SSL
11 1 (0.058%) ATM
11 1 (0.058%) FTP
11 1 (0.058%) LAN
11 1 (0.058%) RFID
11 1 (0.058%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 108 (6.24%) MySQL
2 86 (4.97%) SQL Server
3 31 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 28 (1.62%) Big Data
4 28 (1.62%) NoSQL
5 16 (0.92%) Relational Database
6 11 (0.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 9 (0.52%) RDBMS
8 8 (0.46%) Blockchain
9 7 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (0.35%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (0.29%) Redis
11 5 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (0.23%) GIS
12 4 (0.23%) Hazelcast
12 4 (0.23%) Neo4j
12 4 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
13 3 (0.17%) DTS
13 3 (0.17%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 291 (16.81%) Git (software)
2 281 (16.23%) Grunt
3 237 (13.69%) gulp
4 126 (7.28%) Jasmine
5 99 (5.72%) webpack
6 85 (4.91%) Karma Test Runner
7 69 (3.99%) Mocha
8 67 (3.87%) JIRA
9 62 (3.58%) Bower
10 61 (3.52%) Subversion
11 41 (2.37%) Jenkins
12 26 (1.50%) Protractor
13 25 (1.44%) Selenium
14 23 (1.33%) Babel
14 23 (1.33%) PhantomJS
14 23 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (1.21%) Visual Studio
16 15 (0.87%) Maven
17 14 (0.81%) QUnit
18 13 (0.75%) GitLab
General
1 252 (14.56%) Finance
2 166 (9.59%) Marketing
3 133 (7.68%) Banking
4 81 (4.68%) Games
5 60 (3.47%) Retail
6 49 (2.83%) Advertising
6 49 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 43 (2.48%) Legal
8 38 (2.20%) Investment Banking
9 37 (2.14%) Publishing
10 27 (1.56%) Law
11 26 (1.50%) Back Office
12 23 (1.33%) Front Office
13 14 (0.81%) Financial Institution
14 11 (0.64%) German Language
15 10 (0.58%) Electronics
15 10 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
16 8 (0.46%) Multimedia
17 6 (0.35%) Manufacturing
18 4 (0.23%) Music Industry
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1561 (90.18%) CSS
2 1524 (88.04%) HTML
3 1062 (61.35%) AngularJS
4 913 (52.74%) HTML5
5 727 (42.00%) CSS3
6 646 (37.32%) React
7 565 (32.64%) jQuery
8 529 (30.56%) Sass
9 453 (26.17%) Node.js
10 274 (15.83%) LESS
11 225 (13.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 220 (12.71%) Backbone.js
13 158 (9.13%) .NET
14 145 (8.38%) RESTful
15 141 (8.15%) JSON
16 121 (6.99%) Redux
17 116 (6.70%) REST
18 112 (6.47%) Angular 2
19 106 (6.12%) KnockoutJS
20 93 (5.37%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 435 (25.13%) User Experience
2 176 (10.17%) Computer Science
3 104 (6.01%) Mobile App
4 87 (5.03%) Fintech
5 29 (1.68%) Social Media
6 27 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 27 (1.56%) W3C
7 22 (1.27%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (1.10%) Digital Media
9 18 (1.04%) Client/Server
10 16 (0.92%) Xbox
11 15 (0.87%) PlayStation
12 14 (0.81%) Management Information System
13 13 (0.75%) Data Structures
13 13 (0.75%) Online Games
14 11 (0.64%) Animation
14 11 (0.64%) iPad
14 11 (0.64%) Virtual Team
15 9 (0.52%) Algorithms
15 9 (0.52%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 66 (3.81%) Linux
2 64 (3.70%) Android
3 50 (2.89%) Apple iOS
4 24 (1.39%) Windows
5 9 (0.52%) Unix
6 6 (0.35%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.058%) CentOS
7 1 (0.058%) Debian
7 1 (0.058%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.058%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.058%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1600 (92.43%) Front End Development
2 674 (38.94%) Agile Software Development
3 361 (20.85%) Web Development
4 330 (19.06%) TDD
5 229 (13.23%) OO
6 225 (13.00%) Scrum
7 208 (12.02%) MVC
8 192 (11.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 171 (9.88%) BDD
10 159 (9.19%) E-Commerce
11 147 (8.49%) Software Engineering
12 100 (5.78%) Analytics
13 98 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
13 98 (5.66%) Unit Testing
14 92 (5.31%) Visualisation
15 90 (5.20%) Web Design
16 81 (4.68%) Wireframes
17 78 (4.51%) SEO
18 75 (4.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
19 74 (4.27%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1656 (95.67%) JavaScript
2 250 (14.44%) PHP
3 245 (14.15%) Java
4 219 (12.65%) ES6
5 165 (9.53%) C#
6 98 (5.66%) TypeScript
7 65 (3.76%) Python
8 60 (3.47%) SQL
9 40 (2.31%) Ruby
10 22 (1.27%) Scala
11 18 (1.04%) CoffeeScript
12 15 (0.87%) ECMAScript
12 15 (0.87%) Objective-C
13 14 (0.81%) Apple Swift
14 9 (0.52%) VB.NET
15 6 (0.35%) Go
15 6 (0.35%) PHP 5
16 5 (0.29%) C++
17 4 (0.23%) C
17 4 (0.23%) ClojureScript
Qualifications
1 194 (11.21%) Degree
2 4 (0.23%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.17%) MBA
4 1 (0.058%) OCA
4 1 (0.058%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.058%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (2.54%) QA
2 6 (0.35%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.29%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.17%) WCAG
5 1 (0.058%) Data Quality
System Software
1 56 (3.24%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (0.35%) Ansible
1 6 (0.35%) Puppet
2 5 (0.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
2 5 (0.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (0.23%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.12%) Grafana
4 2 (0.12%) Kibana
4 2 (0.12%) logstash
4 2 (0.12%) StatsD
5 1 (0.058%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (0.058%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 126 (7.28%) Adobe
2 47 (2.72%) Twitter
3 45 (2.60%) Microsoft
4 40 (2.31%) Google
5 17 (0.98%) Atlassian
6 15 (0.87%) Facebook
6 15 (0.87%) Oracle
7 10 (0.58%) Apple
7 10 (0.58%) hybris
8 9 (0.52%) BT
9 8 (0.46%) DevExpress
10 7 (0.40%) Optimizely
11 6 (0.35%) IBM
11 6 (0.35%) Perforce
11 6 (0.35%) Qubit
12 5 (0.29%) DoubleClick
12 5 (0.29%) Sitecore
13 4 (0.23%) Apigee
13 4 (0.23%) Remedy
13 4 (0.23%) Zend
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: DOE
Posted: Yesterday
London
The North Starr
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aquent
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000
Posted: Yesterday
West London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits and progression
Posted: Yesterday
London
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Circa £45k plus benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wembley, Middlesex
Oscar
Posted: Yesterday
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday