Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 108 104
Rank change year-on-year +34 -4 +26
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 75 46 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.63% 1.88% 2.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.01% 2.17% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 69 83 92
Reading median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £28,750 £38,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £57,500 £58,625
Berkshire median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% +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 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 1,869 2,123 2,991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 90.51% 86.58% 90.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,582 1,718 2,206
Reading median annual salary £50,000 £48,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.63% -3.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,160 £28,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% -1.00% -

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 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 70 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 62 (82.67%) CSS
3 59 (78.67%) AngularJS
4 57 (76.00%) HTML
5 32 (42.67%) HTML5
6 30 (40.00%) CSS3
6 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
7 26 (34.67%) C#
7 26 (34.67%) webpack
8 24 (32.00%) Web Development
8 24 (32.00%) Node.js
9 23 (30.67%) Sass
10 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (28.00%) .NET
11 21 (28.00%) User Experience
11 21 (28.00%) React
12 20 (26.67%) Angular 2
12 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
12 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
12 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
13 19 (25.33%) SaaS
13 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
14 18 (24.00%) Web Services
15 16 (21.33%) Continuous Delivery
15 16 (21.33%) Scrum
16 15 (20.00%) OO
16 15 (20.00%) Visual Studio
16 15 (20.00%) TDD
16 15 (20.00%) Social Media
16 15 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 (5.33%) CMS
2 3 (4.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (2.67%) Kentico
3 2 (2.67%) WordPress
4 1 (1.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (6.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (25.33%) SaaS
3 6 (8.00%) npm
4 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (4.00%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) PaaS
6 2 (2.67%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Internet
2 2 (2.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (26.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.00%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) MySQL
4 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 26 (34.67%) webpack
2 15 (20.00%) Visual Studio
3 9 (12.00%) gulp
4 6 (8.00%) Git (software)
4 6 (8.00%) Jasmine
5 5 (6.67%) Grunt
6 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
6 2 (2.67%) Maven
6 2 (2.67%) Mocha
6 2 (2.67%) QUnit
7 1 (1.33%) JIRA
7 1 (1.33%) JIRA Agile
7 1 (1.33%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 4 (5.33%) Retail
2 3 (4.00%) Automotive
2 3 (4.00%) Banking
2 3 (4.00%) Legal
3 2 (2.67%) Games
3 2 (2.67%) Publishing
4 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 72 (96.00%) Developer
2 52 (69.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 21 (28.00%) HTML Developer
4 19 (25.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 18 (24.00%) JavaScript Developer
6 17 (22.67%) Angular Developer
7 13 (17.33%) Web Developer
8 11 (14.67%) Senior Developer
9 8 (10.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Graduate
10 6 (8.00%) Graduate Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
10 6 (8.00%) Graduate Web Developer
11 4 (5.33%) React Developer
12 3 (4.00%) Architect
12 3 (4.00%) Junior
12 3 (4.00%) Junior Developer
12 3 (4.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 3 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
13 2 (2.67%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (82.67%) CSS
2 59 (78.67%) AngularJS
3 57 (76.00%) HTML
4 32 (42.67%) HTML5
5 30 (40.00%) CSS3
6 24 (32.00%) Node.js
7 23 (30.67%) Sass
8 21 (28.00%) .NET
8 21 (28.00%) React
9 20 (26.67%) Angular 2
10 18 (24.00%) Web Services
11 15 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (20.00%) Vue.js
12 14 (18.67%) jQuery
13 12 (16.00%) LESS
14 11 (14.67%) REST
15 5 (6.67%) Pug
15 5 (6.67%) SOAP
16 4 (5.33%) RESTful
17 3 (4.00%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 21 (28.00%) User Experience
2 15 (20.00%) Social Media
3 4 (5.33%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.00%) Robotics
4 3 (4.00%) Tandem
5 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (2.67%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.33%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.33%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.67%) Windows
1 2 (2.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (32.00%) Web Development
3 22 (29.33%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (25.33%) Software Engineering
5 16 (21.33%) Continuous Delivery
5 16 (21.33%) Scrum
6 15 (20.00%) API Development
6 15 (20.00%) Mobile Development
6 15 (20.00%) OO
6 15 (20.00%) TDD
7 13 (17.33%) OOA/OOD
8 8 (10.67%) MVC
8 8 (10.67%) SDLC
9 7 (9.33%) BDD
9 7 (9.33%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (9.33%) SEO
9 7 (9.33%) Web Application Development
10 5 (6.67%) DevOps
10 5 (6.67%) Open Source
10 5 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 70 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 26 (34.67%) C#
3 14 (18.67%) ES6
3 14 (18.67%) TypeScript
4 6 (8.00%) Java
4 6 (8.00%) SQL
5 4 (5.33%) PHP
6 2 (2.67%) Apple Swift
6 2 (2.67%) C++
6 2 (2.67%) Kotlin
6 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.67%) Perl
6 2 (2.67%) Python
6 2 (2.67%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (8.00%) Degree
2 3 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
3 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (2.67%) WAI
Vendors
1 20 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.67%) Adobe
3 3 (4.00%) Google
3 3 (4.00%) IBM