Period
to 11 December 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 54 70 46
Rank change year-on-year +16 -24 +20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 17 12 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.85% 1.46% 3.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.06% 1.51% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 25
Sheffield median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.21% -17.50%
10th Percentile £27,450 £35,125 £25,800
90th Percentile £49,000 £59,625 £52,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £33,750 £37,500 £32,750
% change year-on-year -10.00% +14.50% -12.67%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield. 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
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies in Sheffield with a recognized job title 556 794 808
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.29% 96.36% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 477 607 701
Sheffield median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £63,750 £66,250 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Sheffield over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

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

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 Sheffield region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
2 15 (88.24%) Front End Development
3 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
4 11 (64.71%) Scrum
5 10 (58.82%) jQuery
6 9 (52.94%) Sass
6 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (47.06%) Web Development
7 8 (47.06%) User Experience
8 7 (41.18%) Twig
8 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
8 7 (41.18%) HTML5
8 7 (41.18%) C#
8 7 (41.18%) PHP
9 6 (35.29%) MySQL
9 6 (35.29%) OOP
9 6 (35.29%) Mocha
9 6 (35.29%) Node.js
9 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (35.29%) Jasmine
9 6 (35.29%) Semantic HTML
9 6 (35.29%) Chai
9 6 (35.29%) Jest
9 6 (35.29%) Vue.js
10 5 (29.41%) LESS
10 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
11 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
11 4 (23.53%) Express

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Apache
2 2 (11.76%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Adobe XD
1 1 (5.88%) InVision
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Azure
1 1 (5.88%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) Power Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) MySQL
2 1 (5.88%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 13 (76.47%) Git (software)
2 6 (35.29%) Jasmine
2 6 (35.29%) Mocha
3 1 (5.88%) JIRA
3 1 (5.88%) PostCSS
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) CSS
1 17 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (58.82%) jQuery
3 9 (52.94%) Sass
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
4 7 (41.18%) Twig
5 6 (35.29%) Chai
5 6 (35.29%) Jest
5 6 (35.29%) Node.js
5 6 (35.29%) Semantic HTML
5 6 (35.29%) Vue.js
6 5 (29.41%) LESS
7 4 (23.53%) Express
7 4 (23.53%) React
7 4 (23.53%) React Native
8 2 (11.76%) LAMP
9 1 (5.88%) .NET
9 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
9 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
9 1 (5.88%) Smarty
Miscellaneous
1 8 (47.06%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.76%) Linux
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Front End Development
2 11 (64.71%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (47.06%) Web Development
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
6 6 (35.29%) OOP
6 6 (35.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 5 (29.41%) Web Application Development
8 4 (23.53%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 4 (23.53%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (23.53%) Fintech
8 4 (23.53%) Kanban
8 4 (23.53%) Problem-Solving
9 3 (17.65%) B2B
9 3 (17.65%) DevOps
9 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
9 3 (17.65%) Web Accessibility
10 2 (11.76%) Analytics
11 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (41.18%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) PHP
3 4 (23.53%) Java
4 1 (5.88%) ES6
4 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Sitecore
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Google
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft