Period
to 16 June 2021

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 16 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
England > South East
6 months to
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 48 73 95
Rank change year-on-year +25 +22 -15
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 821 559 886
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 5.50% 3.76% 3.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 4.11% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 637 474 770
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £28,000
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £51,750 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -3.38% +8.95% +5.56%
75th Percentile £61,250 £62,500 £60,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,826 13,592 24,014
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 92.59% 91.33% 91.68%
Number of salaries quoted 9,904 11,069 19,565
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £28,175
25th Percentile £40,188 £38,750 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

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 16 June 2021.

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 16 June 2021. 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
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +22 217 £45,000 -5.26% 34
Thames Valley +2 216 £57,500 +4.55% 48
East Sussex +26 190 £47,500 +26.67% 12
Berkshire -17 110 £57,500 +4.55% 28
Surrey +3 90 £52,500 - 8
Oxfordshire +40 76 £47,500 -13.64% 15
West Sussex +25 75 £55,000 +10.00% 6
Buckinghamshire -24 30 £62,500 -3.85% 5
Kent -2 26 £37,500 +2.74% 2
Sussex - 2 £50,000 -
Front End Development
England

For the 6 months to 16 June 2021, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 640 (77.95%) JavaScript
2 462 (56.27%) HTML
3 461 (56.15%) CSS
4 378 (46.04%) React
5 350 (42.63%) AngularJS
6 320 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
7 239 (29.11%) Vue.js
8 211 (25.70%) Git (software)
9 193 (23.51%) User Experience
9 193 (23.51%) TypeScript
10 177 (21.56%) Web Development
11 166 (20.22%) HTML5
12 155 (18.88%) Node.js
12 155 (18.88%) Software Engineering
13 154 (18.76%) jQuery
14 124 (15.10%) AWS
15 121 (14.74%) Azure
16 120 (14.62%) Docker
17 111 (13.52%) Unit Testing
18 110 (13.40%) C#
18 110 (13.40%) CSS3
18 110 (13.40%) Social Skills
19 108 (13.15%) Scrum
20 105 (12.79%) Sass
21 93 (11.33%) Greenfield Project
22 90 (10.96%) .NET
23 89 (10.84%) Degree
24 88 (10.72%) Redux
25 87 (10.60%) TDD
25 87 (10.60%) REST

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 49 (5.97%) CMS
2 33 (4.02%) WordPress
3 16 (1.95%) Apache
4 13 (1.58%) Tomcat
5 11 (1.34%) Confluence
5 11 (1.34%) OpenStack
6 7 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
7 6 (0.73%) Kentico
7 6 (0.73%) Oracle Coherence
8 5 (0.61%) JBoss
8 5 (0.61%) Umbraco
8 5 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 4 (0.49%) IIS
10 3 (0.37%) EPiServer
10 3 (0.37%) Headless CMS
10 3 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.24%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.12%) nginx
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Spatial
12 1 (0.12%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (1.95%) Sketch
2 15 (1.83%) Figma
3 14 (1.71%) InVision
4 13 (1.58%) Photoshop
5 9 (1.10%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.97%) Campfire
7 6 (0.73%) GIMP
8 5 (0.61%) InDesign
9 4 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 2 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
11 1 (0.12%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 12 (1.46%) Magento
2 10 (1.22%) Shopify
3 6 (0.73%) Distributed Ledger
4 3 (0.37%) Payment Gateway
5 2 (0.24%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.12%) nopCommerce
Cloud Services
1 124 (15.10%) AWS
2 121 (14.74%) Azure
3 65 (7.92%) GCP
4 46 (5.60%) GitHub
5 35 (4.26%) SaaS
6 26 (3.17%) npm
7 23 (2.80%) Google Analytics
8 18 (2.19%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 16 (1.95%) Apigee
10 14 (1.71%) Yarn
11 10 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
11 10 (1.22%) Amazon SQS
11 10 (1.22%) Serverless
12 9 (1.10%) Amazon Cognito
12 9 (1.10%) Amazon S3
12 9 (1.10%) OpenShift
12 9 (1.10%) Power Platform
13 8 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
14 7 (0.85%) DigitalOcean
15 6 (0.73%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 12 (1.46%) HTTP
2 11 (1.34%) DNS
3 10 (1.22%) Internet
4 8 (0.97%) Broadband
5 2 (0.24%) Extranet
5 2 (0.24%) Intranet
6 1 (0.12%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 44 (5.36%) MySQL
3 21 (2.56%) NoSQL
4 18 (2.19%) Relational Database
5 17 (2.07%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (1.58%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.10%) Data Lake
7 9 (1.10%) Power BI
8 8 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 8 (0.97%) Big Data
9 6 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
9 6 (0.73%) Blockchain
9 6 (0.73%) Oracle Database
10 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2019
11 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.24%) Data Warehouse
12 2 (0.24%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.24%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.24%) Qlik Sense
13 1 (0.12%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 211 (25.70%) Git (software)
2 58 (7.06%) JIRA
3 41 (4.99%) webpack
4 32 (3.90%) Jenkins
5 26 (3.17%) Bitbucket
6 20 (2.44%) Cypress.io
6 20 (2.44%) IntelliJ
7 19 (2.31%) JUnit
8 17 (2.07%) Babel
8 17 (2.07%) Maven
8 17 (2.07%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.71%) Eclipse
9 14 (1.71%) Visual Website Optimizer
10 12 (1.46%) Jasmine
11 11 (1.34%) Grunt
11 11 (1.34%) gulp
11 11 (1.34%) Selenium
11 11 (1.34%) TeamCity
12 10 (1.22%) Protractor
12 10 (1.22%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 110 (13.40%) Social Skills
2 63 (7.67%) Marketing
3 59 (7.19%) Finance
4 42 (5.12%) Analytical Skills
5 21 (2.56%) Retail
6 14 (1.71%) Banking
6 14 (1.71%) Organisational Skills
6 14 (1.71%) Public Sector
7 10 (1.22%) Games
8 9 (1.10%) Fire and Rescue
8 9 (1.10%) Wearables
9 8 (0.97%) Telecoms
10 5 (0.61%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (0.49%) Electronics
11 4 (0.49%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.37%) Automotive
12 3 (0.37%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.12%) Law
13 1 (0.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 723 (88.06%) Developer
2 453 (55.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 107 (13.03%) React Developer
4 86 (10.48%) JavaScript Developer
5 73 (8.89%) Senior Developer
6 71 (8.65%) Angular Developer
7 50 (6.09%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 43 (5.24%) Lead Developer
9 42 (5.12%) Web Developer
10 35 (4.26%) Full Stack Developer
11 29 (3.53%) Java Developer
12 22 (2.68%) Analyst
13 19 (2.31%) Senior React Developer
13 19 (2.31%) Software Developer
14 18 (2.19%) Junior
15 17 (2.07%) PHP Developer
16 16 (1.95%) HTML CSS Developer
16 16 (1.95%) HTML Developer
17 15 (1.83%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 15 (1.83%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (56.27%) HTML
2 461 (56.15%) CSS
3 378 (46.04%) React
4 350 (42.63%) AngularJS
5 239 (29.11%) Vue.js
6 166 (20.22%) HTML5
7 155 (18.88%) Node.js
8 154 (18.76%) jQuery
9 110 (13.40%) CSS3
10 105 (12.79%) Sass
11 90 (10.96%) .NET
12 88 (10.72%) Redux
13 87 (10.60%) REST
14 76 (9.26%) RESTful
15 71 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 61 (7.43%) Web Services
17 51 (6.21%) Angular 2
18 46 (5.60%) Jest
19 37 (4.51%) React Native
20 32 (3.90%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 193 (23.51%) User Experience
2 93 (11.33%) Greenfield Project
3 30 (3.65%) Mobile App
4 28 (3.41%) Self-Motivation
5 15 (1.83%) Cloud Native
6 12 (1.46%) Analytical Mindset
6 12 (1.46%) NHS
7 10 (1.22%) Algorithms
8 9 (1.10%) 3D Graphics
9 7 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.85%) Management Information System
10 6 (0.73%) Life Science
11 5 (0.61%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.61%) Podcast
11 5 (0.61%) Virtual Team
12 4 (0.49%) Acoustics
13 3 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
13 3 (0.37%) iPad
13 3 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
14 2 (0.24%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 51 (6.21%) Linux
2 45 (5.48%) Windows
3 13 (1.58%) Apple iOS
4 12 (1.46%) Android
5 8 (0.97%) Unix
6 5 (0.61%) SUSE
7 3 (0.37%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 320 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 177 (21.56%) Web Development
3 155 (18.88%) Software Engineering
4 111 (13.52%) Unit Testing
5 108 (13.15%) Scrum
6 87 (10.60%) TDD
7 86 (10.48%) Problem-Solving
8 76 (9.26%) Computer Science
9 71 (8.65%) Artificial Intelligence
10 64 (7.80%) DevOps
10 64 (7.80%) Machine Learning
10 64 (7.80%) Test Automation
11 63 (7.67%) Microservices
12 59 (7.19%) OOP
13 58 (7.06%) Fintech
14 54 (6.58%) Continuous Integration
15 53 (6.46%) Responsive Web Design
16 51 (6.21%) Mentoring
17 48 (5.85%) E-Commerce
18 39 (4.75%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 640 (77.95%) JavaScript
2 193 (23.51%) TypeScript
3 110 (13.40%) C#
4 79 (9.62%) PHP
5 76 (9.26%) SQL
6 74 (9.01%) Java
7 67 (8.16%) ES6
8 65 (7.92%) Python
9 17 (2.07%) Ruby
10 15 (1.83%) C++
11 13 (1.58%) Bash Shell
12 8 (0.97%) Go
12 8 (0.97%) Scala
12 8 (0.97%) VB
13 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
14 6 (0.73%) C
15 2 (0.24%) PowerShell
16 1 (0.12%) Clojure
16 1 (0.12%) ES7
16 1 (0.12%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 89 (10.84%) Degree
2 48 (5.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.71%) Security Cleared
4 13 (1.58%) Master's Degree
4 13 (1.58%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (0.24%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.12%) Chartered Engineer
7 1 (0.12%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (4.87%) QA
2 21 (2.56%) Accessibility
3 12 (1.46%) Actionable Recommendations
4 11 (1.34%) GDPR
4 11 (1.34%) WCAG
5 6 (0.73%) PMO
System Software
1 120 (14.62%) Docker
2 9 (1.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 83 (10.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (0.61%) Puppet
2 5 (0.61%) Rancher
3 2 (0.24%) Ansible
3 2 (0.24%) OpenNebula
3 2 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 54 (6.58%) Adobe
2 50 (6.09%) Google
3 47 (5.72%) Microsoft
4 10 (1.22%) Oracle
5 9 (1.10%) Mercator
5 9 (1.10%) WooCommerce
6 6 (0.73%) Solace
7 4 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (0.49%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.37%) Apple
8 3 (0.37%) Mapbox
8 3 (0.37%) SAP
9 2 (0.24%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.12%) Liquidlogic
10 1 (0.12%) VMware