Period
to 21 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 66 26 39
Rank change year-on-year -40 +13 +21
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 30 24 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.16% 7.19% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.33% 7.45% 6.55%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 32
10th Percentile £27,500 £36,750 £29,575
25th Percentile £31,250 £38,438 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £41,250 £53,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -23.26% +7.50% +29.03%
75th Percentile £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £61,250 " "
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 693 322 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 96.12% 96.41% 90.32%
Number of salaries quoted 398 133 349
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,700 £24,000
25th Percentile £32,250 £32,500 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £60,938 £55,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £72,600
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Northern Ireland

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Front End Development in Northern Ireland

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Northern Ireland

Front End Development
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

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 Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. 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
County Antrim -38 27 £43,750 -18.60% 1
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
Front End Development
UK

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 23 (76.67%) React
2 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (53.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
5 11 (36.67%) Sass
5 11 (36.67%) Vue.js
6 10 (33.33%) HTML
6 10 (33.33%) CSS
7 9 (30.00%) Python
7 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
7 9 (30.00%) User Experience
8 8 (26.67%) LESS
8 8 (26.67%) SQL
9 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
9 7 (23.33%) Full Stack Development
10 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (20.00%) QA
10 6 (20.00%) PHP
10 6 (20.00%) MySQL
10 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
10 6 (20.00%) TypeScript
10 6 (20.00%) Wireframes
11 5 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
11 5 (16.67%) Public Sector
11 5 (16.67%) Cloud Native
11 5 (16.67%) React Native
11 5 (16.67%) Ajax
12 4 (13.33%) jQuery

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 4 (13.33%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) Kentico
2 2 (6.67%) Umbraco
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
3 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
3 1 (3.33%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Amazon Alexa
1 2 (6.67%) npm
1 2 (6.67%) Yarn
2 1 (3.33%) AWS
2 1 (3.33%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.33%) Azure
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.00%) MySQL
2 2 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.00%) webpack
3 2 (6.67%) Babel
3 2 (6.67%) gulp
4 1 (3.33%) CircleCI
4 1 (3.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) JIRA
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (16.67%) Public Sector
2 4 (13.33%) Games
3 2 (6.67%) Social Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Electronics
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 19 (63.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (20.00%) Full Stack Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Web Developer
4 5 (16.67%) Python Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Applications Developer
5 4 (13.33%) Web Applications Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Developer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
7 2 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate
8 1 (3.33%) Graduate Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Java Developer
8 1 (3.33%) Junior
8 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (76.67%) React
2 16 (53.33%) AngularJS
3 11 (36.67%) Sass
3 11 (36.67%) Vue.js
4 10 (33.33%) CSS
4 10 (33.33%) HTML
5 8 (26.67%) LESS
6 5 (16.67%) Ajax
6 5 (16.67%) React Native
7 4 (13.33%) jQuery
7 4 (13.33%) REST
8 3 (10.00%) .NET
8 3 (10.00%) CSS3
8 3 (10.00%) GraphQL
8 3 (10.00%) HTML5
9 2 (6.67%) Angular 2
9 2 (6.67%) Laravel
9 2 (6.67%) OAuth
9 2 (6.67%) OpenID
9 2 (6.67%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 5 (16.67%) Cloud Native
3 2 (6.67%) Life Science
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Android
1 2 (6.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Software Testing
3 9 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (23.33%) Full Stack Development
4 7 (23.33%) Test Automation
5 6 (20.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 6 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (20.00%) Wireframes
6 5 (16.67%) Deployment Automation
7 3 (10.00%) Analytics
7 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (10.00%) Development Roadmap
8 2 (6.67%) Android Development
8 2 (6.67%) API Integration
8 2 (6.67%) Data Engineering
8 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
8 2 (6.67%) OO
8 2 (6.67%) Open Source
8 2 (6.67%) SEO
8 2 (6.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 8 (26.67%) SQL
4 6 (20.00%) PHP
4 6 (20.00%) TypeScript
5 2 (6.67%) ES6
5 2 (6.67%) ES7
5 2 (6.67%) R
6 1 (3.33%) C#
6 1 (3.33%) C++
6 1 (3.33%) Go
6 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) Accessibility
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (6.67%) Google