Period
to 17 October 2018

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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 105 112
Rank change year-on-year +55 +7 +48
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 109 49 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 4.86% 2.12% 2.31%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 2.46% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 75 94
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,650 £65,500
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +5.88% -5.56%

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 1,989 1,990 3,152
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 88.76% 86.30% 90.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1,672 1,611 2,388
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,169 £27,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, 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 93 (85.32%) JavaScript
1 93 (85.32%) CSS
2 89 (81.65%) AngularJS
3 77 (70.64%) HTML
4 48 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (36.70%) C#
5 40 (36.70%) Node.js
5 40 (36.70%) React
6 38 (34.86%) Web Development
7 37 (33.94%) .NET
7 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
8 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
9 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
9 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
9 33 (30.28%) HTML5
10 32 (29.36%) REST
10 32 (29.36%) Angular 2
11 31 (28.44%) CSS3
11 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (25.69%) webpack
12 28 (25.69%) API Development
13 27 (24.77%) Mobile Development
13 27 (24.77%) Continuous Delivery
13 27 (24.77%) OO
13 27 (24.77%) Visual Studio
13 27 (24.77%) Web Services
13 27 (24.77%) Social Media
13 27 (24.77%) SaaS
14 25 (22.94%) Sass
14 25 (22.94%) OOA/OOD

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 4 (3.67%) CMS
2 3 (2.75%) Umbraco
3 2 (1.83%) IIS
3 2 (1.83%) Kentico
3 2 (1.83%) WordPress
4 1 (0.92%) Drupal
4 1 (0.92%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 11 (10.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (10.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (28.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (24.77%) SaaS
3 7 (6.42%) npm
4 2 (1.83%) Yarn
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.92%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.92%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Internet
2 4 (3.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (33.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.67%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 28 (25.69%) webpack
2 27 (24.77%) Visual Studio
3 12 (11.01%) Git (software)
4 10 (9.17%) gulp
5 6 (5.50%) Grunt
6 2 (1.83%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.83%) Maven
6 2 (1.83%) Mocha
6 2 (1.83%) QUnit
7 1 (0.92%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA
7 1 (0.92%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (0.92%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.92%) Protractor
General
1 3 (2.75%) Automotive
1 3 (2.75%) Finance
2 1 (0.92%) Games
2 1 (0.92%) Marketing
2 1 (0.92%) Retail
2 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 105 (96.33%) Developer
2 75 (68.81%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 33 (30.28%) JavaScript Developer
4 31 (28.44%) Angular Developer
4 31 (28.44%) HTML Developer
5 29 (26.61%) HTML CSS Developer
6 18 (16.51%) Web Developer
7 14 (12.84%) Senior Developer
8 10 (9.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 7 (6.42%) React Developer
9 7 (6.42%) UI Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Graduate Web Developer
11 4 (3.67%) .NET Developer
11 4 (3.67%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) C# Developer
11 4 (3.67%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (3.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (85.32%) CSS
2 89 (81.65%) AngularJS
3 77 (70.64%) HTML
4 40 (36.70%) Node.js
4 40 (36.70%) React
5 37 (33.94%) .NET
6 33 (30.28%) HTML5
7 32 (29.36%) Angular 2
7 32 (29.36%) REST
8 31 (28.44%) CSS3
9 27 (24.77%) Web Services
10 25 (22.94%) Sass
11 19 (17.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 17 (15.60%) jQuery
13 14 (12.84%) Vue.js
14 11 (10.09%) Pug
15 10 (9.17%) Ionic Framework
16 9 (8.26%) Electron Framework
16 9 (8.26%) LESS
17 4 (3.67%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.77%) Social Media
2 19 (17.43%) User Experience
3 10 (9.17%) Computer Science
4 5 (4.59%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (3.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.83%) Windows
1 2 (1.83%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (44.04%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (34.86%) Web Development
3 33 (30.28%) Continuous Integration
3 33 (30.28%) Software Engineering
4 28 (25.69%) API Development
5 27 (24.77%) Continuous Delivery
5 27 (24.77%) Mobile Development
5 27 (24.77%) OO
6 25 (22.94%) OOA/OOD
7 19 (17.43%) Scrum
8 17 (15.60%) TDD
9 14 (12.84%) SEO
10 12 (11.01%) BDD
11 11 (10.09%) Decision-Making
11 11 (10.09%) Mobile First
11 11 (10.09%) Time Management
12 8 (7.34%) MVC
12 8 (7.34%) Open Source
12 8 (7.34%) Web Application Development
13 7 (6.42%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 93 (85.32%) JavaScript
2 40 (36.70%) C#
3 6 (5.50%) ES6
4 5 (4.59%) SQL
5 3 (2.75%) TypeScript
6 2 (1.83%) PHP
7 1 (0.92%) C
7 1 (0.92%) Java
7 1 (0.92%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 24 (22.02%) Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.83%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) WAI
2 1 (0.92%) QA
Vendors
1 36 (33.03%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.09%) Adobe
3 1 (0.92%) Google