Period
to 19 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £51,500 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 97 108 138
Rank change year-on-year +11 +30 +60
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 57 57 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.20% 2.10% 1.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.28% 2.15% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 75 50 98
Reading median annual salary £51,500 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.18% +21.43% -20.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £29,900 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,750 £57,875 £55,000
Berkshire median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% +14.29% -9.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2,499 2,652 3,935
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.60% 97.64% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2,110 2,015 3,127
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £28,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £70,000
Berkshire median annual salary £49,000 £49,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - -2.00% -

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Reading.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Reading over the 6 months to 19 April 2018.

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

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

For the 6 months to 19 April 2018, 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 Reading region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 57 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 52 (91.23%) CSS
3 51 (89.47%) JavaScript
3 51 (89.47%) HTML
4 48 (84.21%) AngularJS
5 32 (56.14%) HTML5
6 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (47.37%) Sass
7 27 (47.37%) Node.js
8 26 (45.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 24 (42.11%) CSS3
10 23 (40.35%) React
11 21 (36.84%) Degree
12 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (33.33%) TDD
14 18 (31.58%) Scrum
14 18 (31.58%) jQuery
14 18 (31.58%) BDD
14 18 (31.58%) Open Source
15 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
16 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
17 14 (24.56%) User Experience
18 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
19 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
19 9 (15.79%) Java
20 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
20 8 (14.04%) Adobe
20 8 (14.04%) Adobe Illustrator
20 8 (14.04%) Domain-Driven Design
20 8 (14.04%) Modernizr

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 2 (3.51%) CMS
1 2 (3.51%) Drupal
1 2 (3.51%) Joomla!
1 2 (3.51%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe Illustrator
1 8 (14.04%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) npm
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.77%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.51%) Big Data
2 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.75%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (15.79%) Git (software)
2 8 (14.04%) webpack
3 7 (12.28%) gulp
3 7 (12.28%) Jasmine
3 7 (12.28%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (12.28%) Protractor
4 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 4 (7.02%) Advertising
2 3 (5.26%) Marketing
3 2 (3.51%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (91.23%) CSS
2 51 (89.47%) HTML
3 48 (84.21%) AngularJS
4 32 (56.14%) HTML5
5 27 (47.37%) Node.js
5 27 (47.37%) Sass
6 26 (45.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 24 (42.11%) CSS3
8 23 (40.35%) React
9 18 (31.58%) jQuery
10 8 (14.04%) Modernizr
11 6 (10.53%) Pug
12 5 (8.77%) RESTful
12 5 (8.77%) Web Services
13 4 (7.02%) Express
14 2 (3.51%) koa
14 2 (3.51%) LESS
14 2 (3.51%) MEAN Stack
14 2 (3.51%) REST
14 2 (3.51%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.56%) User Experience
3 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.51%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 28 (49.12%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (33.33%) TDD
5 18 (31.58%) BDD
5 18 (31.58%) Open Source
5 18 (31.58%) Scrum
6 16 (28.07%) Test Automation
7 10 (17.54%) Web Application Development
8 8 (14.04%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (12.28%) CRM
9 7 (12.28%) Time Management
9 7 (12.28%) User Stories
10 6 (10.53%) Decision-Making
10 6 (10.53%) Mobile First
10 6 (10.53%) SEO
11 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (7.02%) Coaching
12 4 (7.02%) Web Development
12 4 (7.02%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 51 (89.47%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.79%) Java
3 8 (14.04%) ES6
4 7 (12.28%) ES7
5 5 (8.77%) PHP
6 4 (7.02%) Ruby
7 2 (3.51%) TypeScript
8 1 (1.75%) C#
8 1 (1.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (36.84%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (7.02%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.02%) Security Cleared
4 3 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (14.04%) Adobe
2 7 (12.28%) Twitter