The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £62,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / London
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 443 497 561
Rank change year-on-year +54 +64  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 146 157 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.43% 0.37% 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.39% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 133 146 72
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.63% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

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 32367 40743 40862
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.74% 96.12% 95.94%
Number of salaries quoted 27379 35161 34358
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 £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Senior Front-End Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Front-End Developer in London

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Front-End Developer in London

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in London over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Front-End Developer in London

Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the London region over the 3 months to 29 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 +42 20 £72,500 +45.00% 6
Edgware - 2 £42,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £85,000 -
Senior Front-End Developer
England

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 294 (98.66%) Front End Development
2 292 (97.99%) JavaScript
3 261 (87.58%) CSS
4 241 (80.87%) HTML
5 229 (76.85%) AngularJS
6 142 (47.65%) HTML5
7 139 (46.64%) CSS3
8 126 (42.28%) Sass
9 112 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
10 107 (35.91%) React
11 89 (29.87%) jQuery
12 78 (26.17%) Node.js
13 70 (23.49%) TDD
14 68 (22.82%) User Experience
15 67 (22.48%) gulp
16 60 (20.13%) Git (software)
17 58 (19.46%) LESS
18 55 (18.46%) Java
18 55 (18.46%) OO
19 52 (17.45%) ES6
20 50 (16.78%) Finance
21 47 (15.77%) Web Development
21 47 (15.77%) Backbone.js
22 45 (15.10%) Scrum
23 42 (14.09%) Grunt
24 40 (13.42%) Responsive Web Design
24 40 (13.42%) RESTful
24 40 (13.42%) BDD
24 40 (13.42%) MVC
25 38 (12.75%) Computer Science

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
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 20 (6.71%) CMS
2 18 (6.04%) WordPress
3 11 (3.69%) Umbraco
4 8 (2.68%) Drupal
5 7 (2.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.34%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.34%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.01%) Confluence
8 2 (0.67%) Apache Solr
8 2 (0.67%) Jetty
8 2 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.67%) Tornado
Applications
1 11 (3.69%) Photoshop
2 6 (2.01%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (1.34%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.34%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (3.69%) GitHub
3 8 (2.68%) SaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.67%) Firebase
6 1 (0.34%) PaaS
6 1 (0.34%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.36%) Broadband
2 9 (3.02%) Internet
3 7 (2.35%) HTTP
4 3 (1.01%) HTTPS
4 3 (1.01%) SSH
5 2 (0.67%) DNS
5 2 (0.67%) SSL
5 2 (0.67%) VoIP
6 1 (0.34%) FTP
6 1 (0.34%) LAN
6 1 (0.34%) RFID
6 1 (0.34%) Skype
6 1 (0.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.05%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.03%) MySQL
3 9 (3.02%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.34%) Big Data
4 4 (1.34%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.01%) Redis
6 2 (0.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 67 (22.48%) gulp
2 60 (20.13%) Git (software)
3 42 (14.09%) Grunt
4 36 (12.08%) Karma Test Runner
5 35 (11.74%) webpack
6 31 (10.40%) Jasmine
7 20 (6.71%) Mocha
8 14 (4.70%) Protractor
9 10 (3.36%) QUnit
10 9 (3.02%) Babel
10 9 (3.02%) JIRA
11 7 (2.35%) Subversion
12 6 (2.01%) Jenkins
12 6 (2.01%) Selenium
13 5 (1.68%) Bower
14 3 (1.01%) Bitbucket
14 3 (1.01%) Maven
15 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 2 (0.67%) JSHint
15 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 50 (16.78%) Finance
2 29 (9.73%) Banking
3 20 (6.71%) Marketing
4 19 (6.38%) Back Office
5 10 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 9 (3.02%) Games
6 9 (3.02%) Law
6 9 (3.02%) Legal
7 8 (2.68%) Retail
8 3 (1.01%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.01%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.67%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Automotive
10 1 (0.34%) Electronics
10 1 (0.34%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (87.58%) CSS
2 241 (80.87%) HTML
3 229 (76.85%) AngularJS
4 142 (47.65%) HTML5
5 139 (46.64%) CSS3
6 126 (42.28%) Sass
7 107 (35.91%) React
8 89 (29.87%) jQuery
9 78 (26.17%) Node.js
10 58 (19.46%) LESS
11 47 (15.77%) Backbone.js
12 40 (13.42%) RESTful
13 33 (11.07%) Angular 2
14 29 (9.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 26 (8.72%) JSON
15 26 (8.72%) Redux
16 18 (6.04%) Ember.js
16 18 (6.04%) REST
17 15 (5.03%) Compass CSS Framework
17 15 (5.03%) Ionic Framework
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.82%) User Experience
2 38 (12.75%) Computer Science
3 15 (5.03%) Fintech
4 7 (2.35%) Mobile App
5 6 (2.01%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.01%) Animation
6 5 (1.68%) W3C
7 4 (1.34%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (1.01%) Blog
8 3 (1.01%) iPad
8 3 (1.01%) Social Media
9 2 (0.67%) Graphic Design
9 2 (0.67%) iPhone
9 2 (0.67%) PlayStation
9 2 (0.67%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.67%) Xbox
10 1 (0.34%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.34%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.34%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.34%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 16 (5.37%) Android
2 14 (4.70%) Apple iOS
3 13 (4.36%) Windows
4 6 (2.01%) Windows Phone
5 3 (1.01%) Linux
6 2 (0.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 294 (98.66%) Front End Development
2 112 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (23.49%) TDD
4 55 (18.46%) OO
5 47 (15.77%) Web Development
6 45 (15.10%) Scrum
7 40 (13.42%) BDD
7 40 (13.42%) MVC
7 40 (13.42%) Responsive Web Design
8 25 (8.39%) E-Commerce
9 24 (8.05%) Mentoring
10 22 (7.38%) Visualisation
11 20 (6.71%) Data Visualisation
12 18 (6.04%) API Design
12 18 (6.04%) OOP
13 16 (5.37%) Continuous Integration
13 16 (5.37%) Software Engineering
14 15 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
14 15 (5.03%) Unit Testing
15 14 (4.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 292 (97.99%) JavaScript
2 55 (18.46%) Java
3 52 (17.45%) ES6
4 29 (9.73%) PHP
5 28 (9.40%) C#
6 13 (4.36%) TypeScript
7 12 (4.03%) Python
8 8 (2.68%) Ruby
9 5 (1.68%) Scala
9 5 (1.68%) SQL
10 4 (1.34%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.34%) CoffeeScript
10 4 (1.34%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.67%) C++
11 2 (0.67%) Clojure
11 2 (0.67%) ECMAScript
12 1 (0.34%) Go
12 1 (0.34%) GraphQL
12 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (6.71%) Degree
2 2 (0.67%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.68%) QA
System Software
1 8 (2.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (0.67%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 2 (0.67%) Grafana
1 2 (0.67%) Kibana
1 2 (0.67%) logstash
1 2 (0.67%) StatsD
1 2 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.34%) Ansible
2 1 (0.34%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (4.03%) Adobe
2 6 (2.01%) Google
3 4 (1.34%) Facebook
3 4 (1.34%) Microsoft
4 3 (1.01%) Atlassian
5 2 (0.67%) Apple
5 2 (0.67%) Twitter
5 2 (0.67%) Zend
6 1 (0.34%) BT
6 1 (0.34%) MEDITECH
6 1 (0.34%) New Relic
London
Arrows Group
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
onezeero.
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + share & benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
East London
AB Recruit
Salary: £50000 - £75000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £400 - £500 / day
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Scott-Merrick LLP
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + share options
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Digital Pursuit Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum Benefits, Bonus, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
People in Computers
Posted: 20 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Pearson Frank
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Intec Select
Salary: From £80,000 to £110,000 per annum Plus excellent package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: £65k - 75k per year + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Freshtechit
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + flexible hours etc.
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £45,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Premier Media
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
South East London
Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago