The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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)
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 191 208
Rank change year-on-year +64 +17  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 352 297 328
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.39% 1.63% 1.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.48% 1.68% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 326 280 276
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14206 17673 20720
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.63% 96.96% 97.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11912 15039 16887
Median salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.40% +3.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +24 81 £37,500 +7.14% 14
Berkshire +32 70 £40,000 - 11
East Sussex +32 50 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Surrey +20 50 £38,500 - 10
Buckinghamshire +9 37 £42,000 +20.00% 6
West Sussex +42 34 £44,000 +35.38% 3
Oxfordshire -6 15 £45,000 +5.88% 3
Kent +2 9 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Middlesex - 6 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 South East region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 664 (93.65%) JavaScript
2 663 (93.51%) CSS
3 657 (92.67%) HTML
4 647 (91.26%) Front End Development
5 383 (54.02%) AngularJS
6 300 (42.31%) HTML5
7 275 (38.79%) jQuery
8 262 (36.95%) Web Development
9 247 (34.84%) CSS3
10 216 (30.47%) React
11 205 (28.91%) User Experience
12 185 (26.09%) Sass
13 174 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
14 151 (21.30%) PHP
15 142 (20.03%) Node.js
16 131 (18.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 131 (18.48%) Git (software)
17 108 (15.23%) Backbone.js
18 103 (14.53%) MVC
19 101 (14.25%) Photoshop
20 93 (13.12%) TDD
21 92 (12.98%) C#
22 89 (12.55%) .NET
23 87 (12.27%) Degree
24 78 (11.00%) gulp
25 73 (10.30%) Java
26 71 (10.01%) Responsive Web Design
26 71 (10.01%) Ember.js
27 69 (9.73%) Grunt
28 68 (9.59%) SQL

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 (6.91%) CMS
2 21 (2.96%) Umbraco
3 20 (2.82%) WordPress
4 19 (2.68%) Drupal
5 16 (2.26%) EPiServer
6 15 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 12 (1.69%) Apache
8 7 (0.99%) IIS
9 6 (0.85%) Confluence
9 6 (0.85%) JBoss
10 2 (0.28%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
10 2 (0.28%) SAS
11 1 (0.14%) DNN
11 1 (0.14%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.14%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.14%) Kentico
11 1 (0.14%) nginx
11 1 (0.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 101 (14.25%) Photoshop
2 34 (4.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (0.71%) GIMP
5 3 (0.42%) InDesign
5 3 (0.42%) Inkscape
6 2 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
7 1 (0.14%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.14%) InVision
Business Applications
1 10 (1.41%) Magento
2 5 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.42%) Eloqua
3 3 (0.42%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 14 (1.97%) SaaS
2 10 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (0.99%) GitHub
4 6 (0.85%) Google Analytics
4 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.28%) Google Play
6 1 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.14%) Office 365
6 1 (0.14%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 40 (5.64%) Internet
2 2 (0.28%) HTTP
3 1 (0.14%) Intranet
3 1 (0.14%) PPP
3 1 (0.14%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (6.63%) MySQL
2 27 (3.81%) SQL Server
3 15 (2.12%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (1.69%) Relational Database
5 10 (1.41%) NoSQL
6 9 (1.27%) RDBMS
7 7 (0.99%) Big Data
7 7 (0.99%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.42%) Redis
10 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
10 2 (0.28%) DTS
10 2 (0.28%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.14%) KDB
11 1 (0.14%) QGIS
11 1 (0.14%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 131 (18.48%) Git (software)
2 78 (11.00%) gulp
3 69 (9.73%) Grunt
4 37 (5.22%) Subversion
5 29 (4.09%) Mocha
6 28 (3.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 25 (3.53%) Visual Studio
8 20 (2.82%) Jasmine
8 20 (2.82%) webpack
9 19 (2.68%) Babel
10 18 (2.54%) PhantomJS
11 13 (1.83%) JIRA
12 8 (1.13%) Jenkins
13 5 (0.71%) Mercurial
13 5 (0.71%) Selenium
14 4 (0.56%) Bower
15 3 (0.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 3 (0.42%) Eclipse
15 3 (0.42%) Protractor
15 3 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 67 (9.45%) Marketing
2 48 (6.77%) Finance
3 39 (5.50%) Telecoms
4 16 (2.26%) Games
5 13 (1.83%) Retail
6 12 (1.69%) Banking
7 9 (1.27%) Legal
8 6 (0.85%) Advertising
9 4 (0.56%) Publishing
10 3 (0.42%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.14%) Arabic Language
11 1 (0.14%) Automotive
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 663 (93.51%) CSS
2 657 (92.67%) HTML
3 383 (54.02%) AngularJS
4 300 (42.31%) HTML5
5 275 (38.79%) jQuery
6 247 (34.84%) CSS3
7 216 (30.47%) React
8 185 (26.09%) Sass
9 142 (20.03%) Node.js
10 131 (18.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 108 (15.23%) Backbone.js
12 89 (12.55%) .NET
13 71 (10.01%) Ember.js
14 67 (9.45%) Ajax
15 60 (8.46%) LESS
15 60 (8.46%) Web Services
16 58 (8.18%) RESTful
17 55 (7.76%) ASP.NET
18 35 (4.94%) ASP.NET MVC
19 34 (4.80%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 205 (28.91%) User Experience
2 66 (9.31%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.64%) Greenfield Project
4 30 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 17 (2.40%) iPad
6 14 (1.97%) Social Media
7 8 (1.13%) Online Games
8 7 (0.99%) Animation
8 7 (0.99%) BBC
9 6 (0.85%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.85%) Graphic Design
9 6 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 5 (0.71%) Internet of Things
10 5 (0.71%) W3C
11 4 (0.56%) Fintech
11 4 (0.56%) Streaming Video
12 3 (0.42%) NHS
12 3 (0.42%) Xbox
13 2 (0.28%) e-Learning
13 2 (0.28%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 36 (5.08%) Linux
2 17 (2.40%) Windows
3 9 (1.27%) Android
4 5 (0.71%) Apple iOS
5 4 (0.56%) Windows Phone
6 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 647 (91.26%) Front End Development
2 262 (36.95%) Web Development
3 174 (24.54%) Agile Software Development
4 103 (14.53%) MVC
5 93 (13.12%) TDD
6 71 (10.01%) Responsive Web Design
7 61 (8.60%) Scrum
8 55 (7.76%) Web Design
9 49 (6.91%) Software Engineering
10 48 (6.77%) Continuous Integration
10 48 (6.77%) OO
11 43 (6.06%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
12 38 (5.36%) E-Commerce
13 34 (4.80%) Unit Testing
14 30 (4.23%) BDD
14 30 (4.23%) SEO
15 28 (3.95%) Web Accessibility
16 26 (3.67%) Mathematics
17 25 (3.53%) Mobile First
18 24 (3.39%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 664 (93.65%) JavaScript
2 151 (21.30%) PHP
3 92 (12.98%) C#
4 73 (10.30%) Java
5 68 (9.59%) SQL
6 28 (3.95%) ES6
7 24 (3.39%) C++
8 23 (3.24%) C
9 19 (2.68%) Perl
10 15 (2.12%) TypeScript
11 14 (1.97%) Python
11 14 (1.97%) T-SQL
12 8 (1.13%) Ruby
13 7 (0.99%) PHP 7
14 5 (0.71%) Bash Shell
15 3 (0.42%) CoffeeScript
15 3 (0.42%) ECMAScript
16 2 (0.28%) Objective-C
16 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
16 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 87 (12.27%) Degree
2 18 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.13%) DBS Check
4 7 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.85%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.42%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 2 (0.28%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.14%) MCP
8 1 (0.14%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.54%) QA
2 2 (0.28%) WAI
3 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (0.99%) Docker
2 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (7.19%) Adobe
2 20 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
3 16 (2.26%) Microsoft
4 13 (1.83%) Google
5 12 (1.69%) Zend
6 9 (1.27%) hybris
7 7 (0.99%) Sony
8 5 (0.71%) Oracle
9 3 (0.42%) Marketo
9 3 (0.42%) Perforce
9 3 (0.42%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
10 2 (0.28%) Dell
10 2 (0.28%) Facebook
10 2 (0.28%) HP
10 2 (0.28%) HubSpot
11 1 (0.14%) IBM
11 1 (0.14%) Optimizely
11 1 (0.14%) Sencha
11 1 (0.14%) ServiceNow
11 1 (0.14%) Xamarin
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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