Period
to 12 November 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 439 453 475
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 -76
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 86 97 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.32% 0.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 84 97 123
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,781 £26,700 £22,500
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,000 £55,750
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% - +10.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East. 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
South East
Permanent vacancies in the South East with a recognized job title 27,536 29,123 34,145
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.70% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 22,935 24,355 28,635
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £26,590 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East.

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East over the 6 months to 12 November 2018.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the South East region over the 6 months to 12 November 2018. 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
Thames Valley +16 34 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Hampshire +16 26 £40,000 +6.67%
Oxfordshire +16 20 £35,000 -12.50% 1
West Sussex -15 16 £40,000 +6.67%
Buckinghamshire +30 9 £40,000 -
Surrey +11 5 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Berkshire -13 5 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Sussex +4 4 £40,000 +14.29%
Kent - 1 £24,000 - 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 12 November 2018, Front End Web 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 South East region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 86 (100.00%) Web Development
2 83 (96.51%) CSS
3 79 (91.86%) JavaScript
4 70 (81.40%) HTML
5 45 (52.33%) Front End Development
6 43 (50.00%) User Experience
7 39 (45.35%) Sass
7 39 (45.35%) jQuery
8 35 (40.70%) CSS3
9 34 (39.53%) Git (software)
9 34 (39.53%) HTML5
10 25 (29.07%) AngularJS
11 22 (25.58%) Node.js
12 20 (23.26%) Web Design
12 20 (23.26%) .NET
13 19 (22.09%) C#
13 19 (22.09%) PHP
13 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
14 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
15 15 (17.44%) React
15 15 (17.44%) SQL
15 15 (17.44%) Ajax
16 14 (16.28%) Mobile First
16 14 (16.28%) Redux
17 13 (15.12%) npm
17 13 (15.12%) gulp
17 13 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 13 (15.12%) Web Accessibility
18 12 (13.95%) RESTful
18 12 (13.95%) Mathematics

Front End Web 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 7 (8.14%) WordPress
2 3 (3.49%) CMS
2 3 (3.49%) Umbraco
3 2 (2.33%) Drupal
4 1 (1.16%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.16%) SilverStripe
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (15.12%) npm
2 9 (10.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.16%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Serverless
4 1 (1.16%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) Internet
1 4 (4.65%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) NoSQL
2 4 (4.65%) MySQL
2 4 (4.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 34 (39.53%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.12%) gulp
3 12 (13.95%) webpack
4 11 (12.79%) Babel
5 10 (11.63%) Visual Studio
6 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (3.49%) Xcode
8 2 (2.33%) Jenkins
8 2 (2.33%) PHPUnit
8 2 (2.33%) PostCSS
8 2 (2.33%) Subversion
9 1 (1.16%) Grunt
9 1 (1.16%) Jasmine
9 1 (1.16%) Mocha
9 1 (1.16%) QUnit
General
1 4 (4.65%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (2.33%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (96.51%) CSS
2 70 (81.40%) HTML
3 39 (45.35%) jQuery
3 39 (45.35%) Sass
4 35 (40.70%) CSS3
5 34 (39.53%) HTML5
6 25 (29.07%) AngularJS
7 22 (25.58%) Node.js
8 20 (23.26%) .NET
9 15 (17.44%) Ajax
9 15 (17.44%) React
10 14 (16.28%) Redux
11 13 (15.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (13.95%) RESTful
13 11 (12.79%) LESS
13 11 (12.79%) Vue.js
14 9 (10.47%) ASP.NET
15 8 (9.30%) Kendo UI
16 7 (8.14%) .NET Framework
17 5 (5.81%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 43 (50.00%) User Experience
2 16 (18.60%) Computer Science
3 12 (13.95%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (9.30%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.49%) Animation
5 3 (3.49%) iPad
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) e-Learning
6 2 (2.33%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.16%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.16%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (100.00%) Web Development
2 45 (52.33%) Front End Development
3 20 (23.26%) Web Design
4 19 (22.09%) Responsive Web Design
5 14 (16.28%) Mobile First
6 13 (15.12%) Web Accessibility
7 12 (13.95%) Mathematics
7 12 (13.95%) TDD
7 12 (13.95%) Wireframes
8 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (12.79%) Biology
9 9 (10.47%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 5 (5.81%) OOP
10 5 (5.81%) Problem-Solving
11 4 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
11 4 (4.65%) MVC
11 4 (4.65%) Open Source
11 4 (4.65%) Software Engineering
12 3 (3.49%) Computer Vision
12 3 (3.49%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 79 (91.86%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.09%) C#
2 19 (22.09%) PHP
3 15 (17.44%) SQL
4 12 (13.95%) Perl
5 7 (8.14%) C++
6 6 (6.98%) Java
7 4 (4.65%) C
7 4 (4.65%) Python
8 3 (3.49%) T-SQL
8 3 (3.49%) TypeScript
9 2 (2.33%) Bash Shell
10 1 (1.16%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.16%) ES6
10 1 (1.16%) Objective-C
10 1 (1.16%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.16%) WCAG
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Telerik
2 6 (6.98%) Adobe
3 2 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.33%) Perforce
4 1 (1.16%) Peoplefluent
4 1 (1.16%) WooCommerce