Period
to 19 June 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 19 June 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 54 99
Rank change year-on-year -41 +45 +45
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 64 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.71% 4.16% 2.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.04% 4.70% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 99 65
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £51,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.94% +21.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £57,000
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +22.62% -11.11%

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,104 2,151 2,234
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 89.15% 88.52% 87.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,768 1,823 1,746
Reading median annual salary £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Reading

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Front End Development in Reading

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Reading over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
2 48 (75.00%) AngularJS
3 47 (73.44%) CSS
4 45 (70.31%) HTML
5 35 (54.69%) HTML5
6 32 (50.00%) CSS3
7 28 (43.75%) Sass
8 24 (37.50%) TypeScript
9 22 (34.38%) LESS
9 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (31.25%) Python
11 19 (29.69%) webpack
12 18 (28.13%) ES6
13 16 (25.00%) Node.js
13 16 (25.00%) React
13 16 (25.00%) Jasmine
14 15 (23.44%) Adobe XD
15 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
15 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
16 13 (20.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 11 (17.19%) Scrum
18 10 (15.63%) TDD
19 9 (14.06%) PHP
20 8 (12.50%) jQuery
21 7 (10.94%) CMS
21 7 (10.94%) C#
21 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
21 7 (10.94%) User Experience
21 7 (10.94%) SaaS
21 7 (10.94%) Vue.js

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 7 (10.94%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Confluence
2 1 (1.56%) Kentico
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) Adobe XD
2 7 (10.94%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.13%) Sketch
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) SaaS
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (6.25%) npm
4 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 2 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.13%) Slack
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) Blockchain
2 2 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (29.69%) webpack
2 16 (25.00%) Jasmine
3 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
4 5 (7.81%) gulp
5 3 (4.69%) JIRA
6 2 (3.13%) Cucumber
6 2 (3.13%) GitLab
6 2 (3.13%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.56%) Grunt
7 1 (1.56%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (1.56%) Moq
7 1 (1.56%) NUnit
7 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (1.56%) WiX
General
1 5 (7.81%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Publishing
2 3 (4.69%) Retail
3 2 (3.13%) Games
4 1 (1.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (96.88%) Developer
2 55 (85.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 19 (29.69%) Senior Developer
4 18 (28.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Junior
5 7 (10.94%) Junior Developer
5 7 (10.94%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (6.25%) HTML CSS Developer
6 4 (6.25%) HTML Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Angular Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Email Developer
7 3 (4.69%) HTML Email Developer
8 2 (3.13%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.13%) PHP Developer
9 1 (1.56%) .NET Software Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Graduate
9 1 (1.56%) Graduate Developer
9 1 (1.56%) JavaScript Developer
9 1 (1.56%) Linux Engineer
9 1 (1.56%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (75.00%) AngularJS
2 47 (73.44%) CSS
3 45 (70.31%) HTML
4 35 (54.69%) HTML5
5 32 (50.00%) CSS3
6 28 (43.75%) Sass
7 22 (34.38%) LESS
8 16 (25.00%) Node.js
8 16 (25.00%) React
9 13 (20.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 8 (12.50%) jQuery
11 7 (10.94%) Vue.js
12 6 (9.38%) .NET
13 5 (7.81%) Angular 2
14 4 (6.25%) RESTful
14 4 (6.25%) RxJS
15 3 (4.69%) Redux
16 2 (3.13%) Django
16 2 (3.13%) Jest
16 2 (3.13%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.13%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (34.38%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (21.88%) Software Engineering
3 11 (17.19%) Scrum
4 10 (15.63%) TDD
5 6 (9.38%) BDD
5 6 (9.38%) Web Application Development
6 5 (7.81%) MVC
6 5 (7.81%) SDLC
6 5 (7.81%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.25%) B2B
7 4 (6.25%) Customer-Centricity
7 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.25%) Fintech
7 4 (6.25%) Open Source
8 3 (4.69%) Content Management
8 3 (4.69%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.69%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) OOA/OOD
8 3 (4.69%) OOD
8 3 (4.69%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 51 (79.69%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) TypeScript
3 20 (31.25%) Python
4 18 (28.13%) ES6
5 9 (14.06%) PHP
6 7 (10.94%) C#
7 6 (9.38%) Java
8 5 (7.81%) Ruby
9 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
9 3 (4.69%) C++
9 3 (4.69%) Kotlin
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C
9 3 (4.69%) Perl
10 1 (1.56%) Apex Code
10 1 (1.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
1 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.56%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.13%) Adobe
1 2 (3.13%) Cypress Semiconductor
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (1.56%) Sencha
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore