Period
to 21 September 2021

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,750 in advertised job vacancies in Northern Ireland during the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 77 37 59
Rank change year-on-year -40 +22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 19 13 13
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 2.64% 3.89% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 4.02% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 6 13
10th Percentile £27,500 £38,750 £28,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £44,063 £29,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £37,750 £60,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year -37.08% +50.00% +3.90%
75th Percentile £52,500 " £53,750
90th Percentile " " £55,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. 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
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies in Northern Ireland with a recognized job title 635 323 546
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 88.07% 96.71% 97.85%
Number of salaries quoted 404 132 380
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,600 £24,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £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 £61,250 £56,563 £63,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,000 £73,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% -

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Northern Ireland.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) 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 -37 17 £39,500 -34.17% 1
County Down - 1 £30,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT 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 featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 19 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 15 (78.95%) React
3 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (57.89%) Sass
5 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
5 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
6 9 (47.37%) Vue.js
7 8 (42.11%) LESS
7 8 (42.11%) CSS
8 7 (36.84%) HTML
8 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (36.84%) User Experience
9 6 (31.58%) Wireframes
10 5 (26.32%) Ajax
10 5 (26.32%) React Native
11 4 (21.05%) TypeScript
11 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
11 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
11 4 (21.05%) jQuery
11 4 (21.05%) PHP
11 4 (21.05%) MySQL
11 4 (21.05%) Public Sector
12 3 (15.79%) SQL
12 3 (15.79%) Python
12 3 (15.79%) Games
12 3 (15.79%) Degree
12 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
12 3 (15.79%) REST
12 3 (15.79%) Analytics
12 3 (15.79%) webpack

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 1 (5.26%) CMS
1 1 (5.26%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) npm
1 2 (10.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) MySQL
2 2 (10.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) webpack
3 2 (10.53%) Babel
3 2 (10.53%) gulp
General
1 4 (21.05%) Public Sector
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 1 (5.26%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (78.95%) React
2 11 (57.89%) Sass
3 10 (52.63%) AngularJS
4 9 (47.37%) Vue.js
5 8 (42.11%) CSS
5 8 (42.11%) LESS
6 7 (36.84%) HTML
7 5 (26.32%) Ajax
7 5 (26.32%) React Native
8 4 (21.05%) jQuery
9 3 (15.79%) GraphQL
9 3 (15.79%) REST
10 2 (10.53%) Angular 2
10 2 (10.53%) D3.js
10 2 (10.53%) OAuth
10 2 (10.53%) OAuth2
10 2 (10.53%) OpenID
11 1 (5.26%) CSS3
11 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) User Experience
2 2 (10.53%) Life Science
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Android
1 2 (10.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 10 (52.63%) Software Testing
3 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (31.58%) Wireframes
5 4 (21.05%) Software Engineering
6 3 (15.79%) Analytics
6 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
7 2 (10.53%) Android Development
7 2 (10.53%) Clean Code
7 2 (10.53%) iOS Development
7 2 (10.53%) OO
7 2 (10.53%) SEO
7 2 (10.53%) Web Development
8 1 (5.26%) Cryptocurrency
8 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (5.26%) Data Strategy
8 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 1 (5.26%) Marketing Automation
8 1 (5.26%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) JavaScript
2 4 (21.05%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) TypeScript
3 3 (15.79%) Python
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
4 2 (10.53%) ES6
4 2 (10.53%) ES7
4 2 (10.53%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes