Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £39,087 in advertised job vacancies in Sheffield during the 6 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 61 52 64
Rank change year-on-year -9 +12 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 19 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.39% 4.10% 2.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 4.21% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 19 28 25
Sheffield median annual salary £39,087 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.96% -15.00% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,000 £26,025 £32,000
90th Percentile £57,275 £52,500 £42,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £39,087 £33,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +18.45% -17.50% +33.33%

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 767 808 978
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.48% 97.35% 96.83%
Number of salaries quoted 564 713 821
Sheffield median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,950 £60,000 £60,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

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 20 January 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 20 January 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 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 19 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (73.68%) webpack
3 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (63.16%) Node.js
4 12 (63.16%) User Experience
5 11 (57.89%) Sass
5 11 (57.89%) TDD
6 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
6 10 (52.63%) Microservices
6 10 (52.63%) Progressive Enhancement
6 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
6 10 (52.63%) Coaching
6 10 (52.63%) RESTful
6 10 (52.63%) gulp
6 10 (52.63%) Continuous Delivery
6 10 (52.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
7 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
8 6 (31.58%) React
9 5 (26.32%) Vue.js
10 4 (21.05%) npm
10 4 (21.05%) Babel
10 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
10 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
10 4 (21.05%) Adobe
10 4 (21.05%) SaaS
11 3 (15.79%) UX Design

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 1 (5.26%) Apache
1 1 (5.26%) Confluence
1 1 (5.26%) GlassFish
1 1 (5.26%) JBoss
1 1 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (21.05%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) npm
1 4 (21.05%) SaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) HTTP
1 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) MySQL
2 1 (5.26%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (73.68%) webpack
2 10 (52.63%) gulp
3 4 (21.05%) Babel
4 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
5 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
5 1 (5.26%) git-flow
5 1 (5.26%) IntelliJ
5 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
5 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA
5 1 (5.26%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (5.26%) JUnit
5 1 (5.26%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (5.26%) Maven
5 1 (5.26%) Selenium
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) CSS
1 19 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (63.16%) Node.js
3 11 (57.89%) Sass
4 10 (52.63%) RESTful
5 9 (47.37%) AngularJS
6 6 (31.58%) React
7 5 (26.32%) Vue.js
8 3 (15.79%) LESS
9 2 (10.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (5.26%) Ajax
10 1 (5.26%) Angular 2
10 1 (5.26%) Handlebars
10 1 (5.26%) HTML5
10 1 (5.26%) jQuery
10 1 (5.26%) Modernizr
10 1 (5.26%) REST
10 1 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (5.26%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) User Experience
2 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
3 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 13 (68.42%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (57.89%) TDD
4 10 (52.63%) Coaching
4 10 (52.63%) Continuous Delivery
4 10 (52.63%) Mentoring
4 10 (52.63%) Microservices
4 10 (52.63%) Progressive Enhancement
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
4 10 (52.63%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
5 3 (15.79%) UX Design
6 2 (10.53%) Web Development
7 1 (5.26%) ATDD
7 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.26%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) OOP
7 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (5.26%) Scrum
7 1 (5.26%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (10.53%) PHP
3 1 (5.26%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Adobe
2 1 (5.26%) Google
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle