Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017.

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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 443 470 395
Rank change year-on-year +27 -75 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 103 120 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.33% 0.34% 0.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.35% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 103 119 294
South East median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £27,500 £22,500 £23,575
90th Percentile £57,000 £56,250 £52,500
England median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +5.71%

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 29763 33916 41254
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.61% 96.98% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24844 28453 34418
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 +27 36 £40,000 +6.31% 4
West Sussex +25 26 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Surrey 0 26 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Oxfordshire +15 18 £42,500 -17.48% 2
Berkshire +27 10 £40,000 +33.33%
Hampshire -9 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Buckinghamshire -4 8 £40,000 - 2
East Sussex +5 4 £35,000 -
Kent +21 1 £35,000 +48.94%
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 21 November 2017, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 103 (100.00%) Web Development
2 97 (94.17%) JavaScript
3 92 (89.32%) HTML
4 90 (87.38%) CSS
5 65 (63.11%) Front End Development
6 48 (46.60%) jQuery
7 44 (42.72%) User Experience
8 39 (37.86%) HTML5
9 33 (32.04%) CSS3
10 29 (28.16%) Node.js
11 26 (25.24%) PHP
11 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
11 26 (25.24%) AngularJS
12 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
13 21 (20.39%) C#
13 21 (20.39%) Responsive Web Design
14 20 (19.42%) Java
14 20 (19.42%) Web Design
15 19 (18.45%) Degree
15 19 (18.45%) RESTful
16 18 (17.48%) Greenfield Project
17 17 (16.50%) SQL
17 17 (16.50%) .NET
18 16 (15.53%) Photoshop
18 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
19 15 (14.56%) Sass
19 15 (14.56%) React
20 14 (13.59%) gulp
20 14 (13.59%) Ajax
21 13 (12.62%) Git (software)

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 (6.80%) CMS
2 5 (4.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.94%) WordPress
4 1 (0.97%) Apache
4 1 (0.97%) nginx
4 1 (0.97%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (15.53%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.97%) InDesign
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (12.62%) npm
2 9 (8.74%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.91%) GitHub
4 2 (1.94%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.97%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.77%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.62%) MySQL
2 11 (10.68%) SQL Server
3 10 (9.71%) Relational Database
4 6 (5.83%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.97%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) gulp
2 13 (12.62%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.85%) Grunt
3 5 (4.85%) webpack
4 4 (3.88%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.88%) Protractor
4 4 (3.88%) Selenium
4 4 (3.88%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.94%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.94%) PostCSS
5 2 (1.94%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.97%) JIRA
6 1 (0.97%) JMeter
6 1 (0.97%) JUnit
6 1 (0.97%) Subversion
General
1 5 (4.85%) Marketing
2 4 (3.88%) Finance
3 3 (2.91%) Banking
4 2 (1.94%) Automotive
4 2 (1.94%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (89.32%) HTML
2 90 (87.38%) CSS
3 48 (46.60%) jQuery
4 39 (37.86%) HTML5
5 33 (32.04%) CSS3
6 29 (28.16%) Node.js
7 26 (25.24%) AngularJS
8 19 (18.45%) RESTful
9 17 (16.50%) .NET
10 15 (14.56%) React
10 15 (14.56%) Sass
11 14 (13.59%) Ajax
12 13 (12.62%) LESS
13 10 (9.71%) JSP
13 10 (9.71%) REST
14 9 (8.74%) Servlets
15 7 (6.80%) ASP.NET
15 7 (6.80%) Web Services
16 6 (5.83%) XML
16 6 (5.83%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 44 (42.72%) User Experience
2 25 (24.27%) Computer Science
3 18 (17.48%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (4.85%) iPad
5 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
6 2 (1.94%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.97%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.97%) BBC
7 1 (0.97%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.91%) Android
1 3 (2.91%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (100.00%) Web Development
2 65 (63.11%) Front End Development
3 26 (25.24%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (20.39%) Responsive Web Design
5 20 (19.42%) Web Design
6 16 (15.53%) E-Commerce
7 13 (12.62%) Mathematics
8 12 (11.65%) MVC
8 12 (11.65%) Web Accessibility
9 9 (8.74%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
10 8 (7.77%) TDD
11 6 (5.83%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (5.83%) SEO
12 5 (4.85%) B2B
12 5 (4.85%) B2C
12 5 (4.85%) BDD
12 5 (4.85%) OO
12 5 (4.85%) Scrum
12 5 (4.85%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 97 (94.17%) JavaScript
2 26 (25.24%) PHP
3 21 (20.39%) C#
4 20 (19.42%) Java
5 17 (16.50%) SQL
6 12 (11.65%) Perl
7 4 (3.88%) TypeScript
8 3 (2.91%) C
8 3 (2.91%) C++
9 1 (0.97%) Python
9 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 19 (18.45%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (11.65%) Adobe
2 5 (4.85%) hybris
3 3 (2.91%) Capita
4 2 (1.94%) Google
4 2 (1.94%) HubSpot
4 2 (1.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.94%) Telerik
5 1 (0.97%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.97%) Zend