Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Merseyside during the 6 months to 19 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)
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 82 72
Rank change year-on-year +13 -10 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 18 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 1.82% 2.01% 1.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.95% 2.13% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 13 29 10
Merseyside median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33% -4.00%
10th Percentile £33,750 £26,250 £24,075
90th Percentile £45,100 £37,500 £37,499
North West median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. 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
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies in Merseyside with a recognized job title 922 1222 917
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.32% 94.36% 97.66%
Number of salaries quoted 704 880 692
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £63,375 £57,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Merseyside

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 Merseyside region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +18 18 £37,500 +15.38% 6
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 19 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 Merseyside region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
3 13 (72.22%) HTML
3 13 (72.22%) CSS
3 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
4 8 (44.44%) Node.js
4 8 (44.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
5 7 (38.89%) React
5 7 (38.89%) HTML5
6 6 (33.33%) PHP
6 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (33.33%) jQuery
6 6 (33.33%) gulp
7 5 (27.78%) User Experience
7 5 (27.78%) Web Development
7 5 (27.78%) Grunt
8 4 (22.22%) webpack
8 4 (22.22%) Sass
8 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
8 4 (22.22%) REST
8 4 (22.22%) Graphic Design
8 4 (22.22%) Marketing
9 3 (16.67%) Capita
9 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
9 3 (16.67%) CMS
9 3 (16.67%) JSON
9 3 (16.67%) Life Science
9 3 (16.67%) Blog
9 3 (16.67%) XML

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) WordPress
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
2 2 (11.11%) Umbraco
3 1 (5.56%) Drupal
3 1 (5.56%) EPiServer
3 1 (5.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) MailChimp
1 3 (16.67%) npm
2 2 (11.11%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Git (software)
2 6 (33.33%) gulp
3 5 (27.78%) Grunt
4 4 (22.22%) webpack
5 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
6 1 (5.56%) Bitbucket
6 1 (5.56%) git-flow
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
2 3 (16.67%) Legal
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (11.11%) Games
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Online Betting
4 1 (5.56%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) AngularJS
1 13 (72.22%) CSS
1 13 (72.22%) HTML
2 8 (44.44%) Node.js
2 8 (44.44%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 7 (38.89%) HTML5
3 7 (38.89%) React
4 6 (33.33%) jQuery
5 4 (22.22%) Ember.js
5 4 (22.22%) REST
5 4 (22.22%) Sass
6 3 (16.67%) Handlebars
6 3 (16.67%) JSON
6 3 (16.67%) XML
7 2 (11.11%) CSS3
7 2 (11.11%) LESS
8 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
8 1 (5.56%) Apache Flex
8 1 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (5.56%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) User Experience
2 4 (22.22%) Graphic Design
3 3 (16.67%) Blog
3 3 (16.67%) Life Science
3 3 (16.67%) Social Media
4 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
4 2 (11.11%) Online Games
5 1 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (5.56%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (83.33%) Front End Development
2 6 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Web Development
4 3 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 3 (16.67%) SEO
5 2 (11.11%) Test Automation
5 2 (11.11%) Unit Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.56%) MVC
6 1 (5.56%) OO
6 1 (5.56%) OOP
6 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
6 1 (5.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (77.78%) JavaScript
2 6 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Capita
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Sitecore