Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 49 58 39
Rank change year-on-year +9 -19 +2
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 29 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 4.65% 2.61% 2.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.13% 2.86% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19 5 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +50.00% -29.41%
10th Percentile £36,250 £18,500 £10,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £47,500 £36,725
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - +5.88%

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 565 419 340
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 90.69% 91.29% 91.40%
Number of salaries quoted 333 271 279
Northern Ireland median annual salary £42,500 £39,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.97% +8.33% -10.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £22,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 0 29 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Front End Development
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 22 (75.86%) React
3 17 (58.62%) webpack
4 15 (51.72%) HTML
4 15 (51.72%) User Experience
5 14 (48.28%) Vue.js
5 14 (48.28%) Fintech
5 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
5 14 (48.28%) Scrum
5 14 (48.28%) Python
5 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
5 14 (48.28%) Kanban
5 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
6 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
6 9 (31.03%) Redux
7 8 (27.59%) CSS
7 8 (27.59%) HTML5
7 8 (27.59%) Node.js
7 8 (27.59%) CSS3
7 8 (27.59%) Office 365
7 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
8 7 (24.14%) Photoshop
8 7 (24.14%) Web Development
8 7 (24.14%) Sass
9 5 (17.24%) BDD
9 5 (17.24%) RESTful
9 5 (17.24%) Flask
9 5 (17.24%) API Design
9 5 (17.24%) Swagger

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:

Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (58.62%) webpack
Job Titles
1 29 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (55.17%) JavaScript Developer
3 15 (51.72%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript Engineer
4 8 (27.59%) React Developer
5 7 (24.14%) HTML Developer
6 5 (17.24%) Python Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Django Developer
7 4 (13.79%) Python/Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (75.86%) React
2 15 (51.72%) HTML
3 14 (48.28%) AngularJS
3 14 (48.28%) Vue.js
4 9 (31.03%) Redux
5 8 (27.59%) CSS
5 8 (27.59%) CSS3
5 8 (27.59%) HTML5
5 8 (27.59%) Node.js
6 7 (24.14%) Sass
7 5 (17.24%) Django
7 5 (17.24%) Flask
7 5 (17.24%) RESTful
7 5 (17.24%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) User Experience
2 14 (48.28%) Fintech
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (48.28%) Kanban
1 14 (48.28%) Scrum
1 14 (48.28%) Software Engineering
1 14 (48.28%) Unit Testing
2 7 (24.14%) Web Development
3 5 (17.24%) API Design
3 5 (17.24%) BDD
3 5 (17.24%) Microservices
3 5 (17.24%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 29 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (48.28%) Python
3 9 (31.03%) TypeScript
Vendors
1 8 (27.59%) Microsoft