Period
to 22 September 2020

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 292 454 436
Rank change year-on-year +162 -18 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 11 59 100
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.24% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 11 51 102
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50% +3.23%
10th Percentile £38,750 £27,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £55,000 £58,750 £47,500
England median annual salary £44,750 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.55% +5.00% +3.90%

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 7,971 24,545 28,414
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.96% 96.06% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 6,494 19,970 23,641
Median annual salary £50,500 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.32% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £70,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.84% +2.00% +3.09%

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 proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South East over the 6 months to 22 September 2020.

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 22 September 2020. 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
Surrey +102 5 £45,000 -28.00%
Thames Valley +147 4 £48,000 +6.67%
Berkshire +124 4 £48,000 +1.05%
West Sussex +61 1 £60,000 - 1
East Sussex +46 1 £44,500 +28.06%
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 22 September 2020, 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 11 (100.00%) HTML
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
2 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) CMS
3 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
4 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
4 4 (36.36%) WordPress
4 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (36.36%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) React
6 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
6 2 (18.18%) User Experience
6 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
6 2 (18.18%) Confluence
6 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
6 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 2 (18.18%) Electronics
6 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
6 2 (18.18%) Finance

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 5 (45.45%) CMS
2 4 (36.36%) WordPress
3 2 (18.18%) Confluence
3 2 (18.18%) Joomla!
4 1 (9.09%) EPiServer
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 2 (18.18%) JIRA
3 1 (9.09%) gulp
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Public Sector
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) CSS
1 11 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (45.45%) HTML5
2 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 4 (36.36%) AngularJS
3 4 (36.36%) Sass
4 3 (27.27%) React
5 2 (18.18%) .NET
5 2 (18.18%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
6 1 (9.09%) Backbone.js
6 1 (9.09%) CSS3
6 1 (9.09%) JSTL
6 1 (9.09%) Mustache
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
1 2 (18.18%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (45.45%) Front End Development
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
6 1 (9.09%) Epics
6 1 (9.09%) MVC
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Security Testing
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) WooCommerce