Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 131 161
Rank change year-on-year +18 +30 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 44 61 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.89% 1.76% 1.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.98% 1.83% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 73 73 74
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £53,250 £59,500 £58,750
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +12.68%

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 2227 3330 4428
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.91% 96.10% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1826 2496 3519
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,700
90th Percentile £74,000 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 43 (97.73%) HTML
3 34 (77.27%) AngularJS
4 27 (61.36%) HTML5
5 21 (47.73%) Sass
5 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (40.91%) CSS3
7 17 (38.64%) React
8 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (25.00%) Scrum
10 10 (22.73%) TDD
10 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 10 (22.73%) BDD
10 10 (22.73%) Open Source
11 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
11 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Development
12 8 (18.18%) ES6
12 8 (18.18%) ECMAScript
12 8 (18.18%) Degree
12 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
12 8 (18.18%) jQuery
13 7 (15.91%) CRM
13 7 (15.91%) Web Services
13 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
13 7 (15.91%) RESTful
13 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
13 7 (15.91%) Twitter

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) npm
2 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Git (software)
1 7 (15.91%) gulp
1 7 (15.91%) Jasmine
1 7 (15.91%) Jenkins
1 7 (15.91%) Karma Test Runner
1 7 (15.91%) Protractor
1 7 (15.91%) webpack
General
1 5 (11.36%) Marketing
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Advertising
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (100.00%) CSS
2 43 (97.73%) HTML
3 34 (77.27%) AngularJS
4 27 (61.36%) HTML5
5 21 (47.73%) Sass
6 18 (40.91%) CSS3
7 17 (38.64%) React
8 10 (22.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (18.18%) jQuery
10 7 (15.91%) RESTful
10 7 (15.91%) Web Services
11 5 (11.36%) Laravel
12 4 (9.09%) Backbone.js
12 4 (9.09%) LESS
13 3 (6.82%) Node.js
14 2 (4.55%) Angular 2
14 2 (4.55%) Modernizr
15 1 (2.27%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 21 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (36.36%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (25.00%) Scrum
5 10 (22.73%) BDD
5 10 (22.73%) Open Source
5 10 (22.73%) TDD
6 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 9 (20.45%) Cross-Browser Development
6 9 (20.45%) Test Automation
7 7 (15.91%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (15.91%) CRM
7 7 (15.91%) User Stories
8 4 (9.09%) Web Development
9 3 (6.82%) Mobile Application Development
9 3 (6.82%) Presales
9 3 (6.82%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (6.82%) Web Application Development
10 2 (4.55%) Domain-Driven Design
10 2 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 44 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (18.18%) ECMAScript
2 8 (18.18%) ES6
3 6 (13.64%) PHP
4 4 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 7 (15.91%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.27%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 7 (15.91%) Twitter
2 1 (2.27%) Microsoft