Period
to 20 January 2019

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England > South East
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 456 448 457
Rank change year-on-year -8 +9 -75
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 56 101 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.21% 0.33% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 54 101 114
South East median annual salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.94% +13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £28,750 £31,250 £24,475
90th Percentile £47,500 £57,500 £59,625
England median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

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 25,395 29,856 30,895
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.30% 96.69% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 21,011 24,933 25,617
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% -

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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 2019. 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 +21 25 £35,000 -17.65% 8
Oxfordshire +15 14 £35,000 -17.65% 3
Surrey +24 12 £32,500 -18.75% 8
Hampshire +11 12 £40,000 -3.03%
Buckinghamshire +16 7 £40,000 - 2
Berkshire +12 4 £32,500 -18.75% 3
West Sussex -16 4 £40,000 +6.67%
East Sussex +20 3 £33,750 +50.00% 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 20 January 2019, 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 56 (100.00%) Web Development
2 53 (94.64%) CSS
3 50 (89.29%) JavaScript
4 45 (80.36%) HTML
5 33 (58.93%) jQuery
6 29 (51.79%) Sass
6 29 (51.79%) Front End Development
7 26 (46.43%) CSS3
8 25 (44.64%) User Experience
9 23 (41.07%) HTML5
10 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
11 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
12 14 (25.00%) SQL
13 13 (23.21%) C#
13 13 (23.21%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 12 (21.43%) .NET
15 11 (19.64%) Ajax
15 11 (19.64%) Redux
16 10 (17.86%) Degree
16 10 (17.86%) React
16 10 (17.86%) PHP
17 9 (16.07%) webpack
17 9 (16.07%) Node.js
17 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
18 8 (14.29%) Biology
18 8 (14.29%) Mobile First
18 8 (14.29%) Web Design
18 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
18 8 (14.29%) Babel

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 6 (10.71%) CMS
2 5 (8.93%) Umbraco
2 5 (8.93%) WordPress
3 2 (3.57%) SilverStripe
4 1 (1.79%) Drupal
4 1 (1.79%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.14%) npm
3 1 (1.79%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (5.36%) NoSQL
2 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 22 (39.29%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) webpack
3 8 (14.29%) Babel
4 6 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (5.36%) gulp
5 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
5 3 (5.36%) Xcode
6 2 (3.57%) Ant
6 2 (3.57%) Jenkins
6 2 (3.57%) PostCSS
7 1 (1.79%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.79%) Mocha
7 1 (1.79%) QUnit
General
1 6 (10.71%) Marketing
2 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (94.64%) CSS
2 45 (80.36%) HTML
3 33 (58.93%) jQuery
4 29 (51.79%) Sass
5 26 (46.43%) CSS3
6 23 (41.07%) HTML5
7 17 (30.36%) AngularJS
8 12 (21.43%) .NET
8 12 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 11 (19.64%) Ajax
9 11 (19.64%) Redux
10 10 (17.86%) React
11 9 (16.07%) Node.js
12 8 (14.29%) ASP.NET
13 7 (12.50%) LESS
14 6 (10.71%) Vue.js
15 5 (8.93%) Kendo UI
15 5 (8.93%) REST
15 5 (8.93%) RESTful
16 4 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (44.64%) User Experience
2 4 (7.14%) Animation
3 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (5.36%) iPad
3 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.57%) e-Learning
4 2 (3.57%) Graphic Design
4 2 (3.57%) W3C
5 1 (1.79%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (100.00%) Web Development
2 29 (51.79%) Front End Development
3 13 (23.21%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (16.07%) Computer Science
5 8 (14.29%) Biology
5 8 (14.29%) Mobile First
5 8 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (14.29%) Web Design
6 7 (12.50%) Wireframes
7 5 (8.93%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 5 (8.93%) OOP
7 5 (8.93%) Software Engineering
8 4 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.14%) Logistics
8 4 (7.14%) MVC
8 4 (7.14%) Web Accessibility
9 3 (5.36%) API Design
9 3 (5.36%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.36%) Mathematics
9 3 (5.36%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 50 (89.29%) JavaScript
2 14 (25.00%) SQL
3 13 (23.21%) C#
4 10 (17.86%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) Python
6 3 (5.36%) C++
6 3 (5.36%) Perl
6 3 (5.36%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.57%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.79%) ActionScript
8 1 (1.79%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 10 (17.86%) Degree
2 6 (10.71%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Telerik
2 3 (5.36%) Adobe
3 1 (1.79%) Peoplefluent
3 1 (1.79%) WooCommerce