Front End Development Jobs in the South East

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
England > South East

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 21 May 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
21 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 238 192 120
Rank change year-on-year -46 -72 -67
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 163 239 617
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.97% 1.68% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.15% 1.78% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 148 176 464
10th Percentile £42,125 £38,750 £36,250
25th Percentile £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.13% -2.08% +20.00%
75th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £89,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% - +18.18%

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 14,227 13,460 19,147
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 84.24% 94.52% 94.52%
Number of salaries quoted 9,849 7,830 11,948
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,500 £31,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% - +10.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £72,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +9.09%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the South East

Front End Development
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in the South East.

Salary trend for Front End Development in the South East

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in the South East over the 6 months to 21 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the South East

Front End Development
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the South East region over the 6 months to 21 May 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Thames Valley -3 89 £60,000 - 17
Berkshire +16 53 £68,750 +17.02% 3
Hampshire -46 33 £60,000 +9.09% 10
Oxfordshire +18 29 £57,500 -17.86% 9
Surrey -25 20 £55,000 -15.38% 8
Kent +11 17 £65,000 +40.54% 4
Buckinghamshire -23 7 £42,500 -33.59% 5
East Sussex +14 2 £81,250 +16.07% 2
West Sussex +7 2 £72,500 +56.76% 1
Front End Development
England

Front End Development
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (6.13%) CMS
2 5 (3.07%) Headless CMS
2 5 (3.07%) Kentico
3 4 (2.45%) WordPress
4 2 (1.23%) IIS
5 1 (0.61%) Apache
5 1 (0.61%) Confluence
5 1 (0.61%) JBoss
5 1 (0.61%) nginx
5 1 (0.61%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.61%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 35 (21.47%) Azure
2 28 (17.18%) AWS
3 10 (6.13%) Azure DevOps
4 6 (3.68%) GitHub
5 3 (1.84%) AWS CodePipeline
5 3 (1.84%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (1.84%) Azure App Service
5 3 (1.84%) GCP
5 3 (1.84%) IaaS
5 3 (1.84%) PaaS
5 3 (1.84%) Serverless
6 2 (1.23%) Firebase
6 2 (1.23%) Google Analytics
6 2 (1.23%) npm
6 2 (1.23%) SaaS
7 1 (0.61%) Bloomreach
7 1 (0.61%) Cloudflare
7 1 (0.61%) Google Container Engine
7 1 (0.61%) Google Workspace
7 1 (0.61%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.61%) Internet
1 1 (0.61%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.88%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.52%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (4.29%) MySQL
4 6 (3.68%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.45%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
6 3 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.23%) GIS
7 2 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.23%) Redis
8 1 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
Development Applications
1 68 (41.72%) Git
2 33 (20.25%) Cypress.io
2 33 (20.25%) Selenium
3 8 (4.91%) JIRA
4 5 (3.07%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.07%) Maven
5 4 (2.45%) Vite
5 4 (2.45%) webpack
6 3 (1.84%) Babel
6 3 (1.84%) GitLab
6 3 (1.84%) gulp
6 3 (1.84%) PostCSS
6 3 (1.84%) rollup.js
7 1 (0.61%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.61%) Gradle
7 1 (0.61%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.61%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.61%) Subversion
7 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (17.79%) Social Skills
2 20 (12.27%) Finance
3 18 (11.04%) Public Sector
4 16 (9.82%) Marketing
5 13 (7.98%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (6.13%) Electronics
6 10 (6.13%) Manufacturing
6 10 (6.13%) Telecoms
7 6 (3.68%) Tech for Good
8 3 (1.84%) Aviation
8 3 (1.84%) Games
8 3 (1.84%) Law
9 2 (1.23%) Back Office
9 2 (1.23%) Legal
9 2 (1.23%) Retail
10 1 (0.61%) Health Technology
Job Titles
1 146 (89.57%) Developer
2 86 (52.76%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 67 (41.10%) Senior
4 64 (39.26%) Senior Developer
5 35 (21.47%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 26 (15.95%) React Developer
7 25 (15.34%) Full Stack Developer
8 17 (10.43%) Senior React Developer
9 12 (7.36%) Senior Full Stack Developer
10 11 (6.75%) .NET Developer
10 11 (6.75%) Lead
11 10 (6.13%) Software Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Full Stack Python Developer
12 7 (4.29%) PHP Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Python Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior .NET Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior Python Developer
12 7 (4.29%) Senior Software Developer
13 6 (3.68%) Lead Developer
14 5 (3.07%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (66.87%) CSS
2 105 (64.42%) React
3 101 (61.96%) HTML
4 52 (31.90%) HTML5
5 49 (30.06%) CSS3
6 36 (22.09%) Jest
7 33 (20.25%) .NET
8 32 (19.63%) AngularJS
9 20 (12.27%) RESTful
10 17 (10.43%) .NET Framework
10 17 (10.43%) Node.js
11 16 (9.82%) Vue
12 14 (8.59%) ASP.NET
12 14 (8.59%) jQuery
12 14 (8.59%) Tailwind CSS
13 13 (7.98%) .NET Core
14 12 (7.36%) Entity Framework
15 9 (5.52%) HTML5 Canvas
15 9 (5.52%) Sass
16 8 (4.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.98%) Greenfield Project
2 8 (4.91%) Self-Motivation
3 4 (2.45%) Cloud Native
3 4 (2.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (2.45%) Product Ownership
4 3 (1.84%) Animation
4 3 (1.84%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.61%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.61%) Blog
5 1 (0.61%) Hackathon
5 1 (0.61%) IoT
5 1 (0.61%) Legacy Systems
5 1 (0.61%) PMI
5 1 (0.61%) SCADA
5 1 (0.61%) Virtual Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.68%) Linux
2 1 (0.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (39.88%) Agile
2 51 (31.29%) Computer Science
3 49 (30.06%) User Experience
4 43 (26.38%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (22.09%) Propensity Modelling
6 35 (21.47%) Artificial Intelligence
6 35 (21.47%) Full Stack Development
7 34 (20.86%) UX Design
8 25 (15.34%) DevOps
9 22 (13.50%) CI/CD
10 19 (11.66%) Web Development
11 17 (10.43%) Software Engineering
12 13 (7.98%) E-Commerce
13 12 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
13 12 (7.36%) Clean Code
13 12 (7.36%) Microservices
13 12 (7.36%) MVC
13 12 (7.36%) Performance Optimisation
14 11 (6.75%) Containerisation
15 10 (6.13%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (69.94%) JavaScript
2 73 (44.79%) TypeScript
3 63 (38.65%) C#
4 40 (24.54%) PHP
5 27 (16.56%) SQL
6 19 (11.66%) Python
7 14 (8.59%) Java
8 7 (4.29%) Go
9 5 (3.07%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.84%) C++
11 1 (0.61%) Bash
11 1 (0.61%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (36.20%) Degree
2 14 (8.59%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (7.98%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.29%) Master's Degree
5 6 (3.68%) SC Cleared
6 5 (3.07%) Azure Certification
7 1 (0.61%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (20.86%) WCAG
2 7 (4.29%) QA
3 6 (3.68%) Accessibility
4 4 (2.45%) GDPR
5 3 (1.84%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 48 (29.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 38 (23.31%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.61%) Ansible
2 1 (0.61%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (9.82%) Microsoft
2 10 (6.13%) SAP
3 9 (5.52%) Google
4 1 (0.61%) Atlassian
4 1 (0.61%) Blue Prism
4 1 (0.61%) BT
4 1 (0.61%) Fortinet
4 1 (0.61%) Mapbox
4 1 (0.61%) Mitel
4 1 (0.61%) TSYS
4 1 (0.61%) YouTube