Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 114 115 141
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 46 63 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 1.79% 2.08% 1.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 2.16% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 90 59 106
Reading median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +21.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £38,750 £32,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £57,750 £63,750 £57,500
Berkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -6.04%

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 2,456 2,916 4,253
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.75% 96.43% 95.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2,052 2,153 3,434
Reading median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.16% - -
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,850 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +5.26%

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 23 January 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 23 January 2018, 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 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 46 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 45 (97.83%) CSS
3 44 (95.65%) HTML
4 43 (93.48%) AngularJS
5 33 (71.74%) HTML5
6 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
8 24 (52.17%) CSS3
8 24 (52.17%) Sass
9 19 (41.30%) Scrum
10 18 (39.13%) TDD
10 18 (39.13%) BDD
10 18 (39.13%) Open Source
11 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
12 16 (34.78%) React
13 14 (30.43%) Node.js
14 13 (28.26%) jQuery
15 12 (26.09%) Degree
16 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
17 10 (21.74%) RESTful
17 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
17 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
17 10 (21.74%) User Stories
17 10 (21.74%) Web Application Development
17 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
17 10 (21.74%) Web Services
18 8 (17.39%) Modernizr
18 8 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) npm
2 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Cosmos DB
1 1 (2.17%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.17%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (23.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (21.74%) Jenkins
3 7 (15.22%) gulp
3 7 (15.22%) Jasmine
3 7 (15.22%) Karma Test Runner
3 7 (15.22%) Protractor
3 7 (15.22%) webpack
General
1 3 (6.52%) Advertising
2 1 (2.17%) Marketing
2 1 (2.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (97.83%) CSS
2 44 (95.65%) HTML
3 43 (93.48%) AngularJS
4 33 (71.74%) HTML5
5 24 (52.17%) CSS3
5 24 (52.17%) Sass
6 17 (36.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (34.78%) React
8 14 (30.43%) Node.js
9 13 (28.26%) jQuery
10 10 (21.74%) RESTful
10 10 (21.74%) Web Services
11 8 (17.39%) Modernizr
12 2 (4.35%) Backbone.js
12 2 (4.35%) LESS
12 2 (4.35%) Pug
13 1 (2.17%) Angular 2
13 1 (2.17%) Apache Flex
13 1 (2.17%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 5 (10.87%) User Experience
3 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 32 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (54.35%) Continuous Integration
4 19 (41.30%) Scrum
5 18 (39.13%) BDD
5 18 (39.13%) Open Source
5 18 (39.13%) TDD
6 16 (34.78%) Test Automation
7 10 (21.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 10 (21.74%) User Stories
7 10 (21.74%) Web Application Development
8 8 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (15.22%) CRM
10 4 (8.70%) Coaching
11 3 (6.52%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
11 3 (6.52%) Cross-Browser Development
11 3 (6.52%) Service Design
11 3 (6.52%) Wireframes
12 2 (4.35%) Mobile First
12 2 (4.35%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 46 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 8 (17.39%) ES6
3 7 (15.22%) ES7
3 7 (15.22%) Java
4 3 (6.52%) PHP
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 2 (4.35%) TypeScript
6 1 (2.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (26.09%) Degree
2 7 (15.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (8.70%) SC Cleared
3 4 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 3 (6.52%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Twitter
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft