Period
to 18 February 2020

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 6 months to 18 February 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
18 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 416 472 454
Rank change year-on-year +56 -18 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 51 50 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.19% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.19% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 42 49 98
South East median annual salary £47,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.38% -3.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,750 £28,750 £31,750
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - +6.67%

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 21,839 25,721 30,261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.68% 96.39% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 17,822 21,265 25,333
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +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 18 February 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 18 February 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 +28 22 £50,000 +53.85% 2
Hampshire +27 15 £45,000 +12.50%
Thames Valley +34 8 £52,500 +50.00% 6
Oxfordshire +19 5 £56,000 +60.00% 1
Kent +6 5 £38,500 +6.94% 4
Berkshire +17 3 £45,000 +33.33% 5
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 18 February 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 48 (94.12%) Web Development
2 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
3 44 (86.27%) HTML
3 44 (86.27%) CSS
4 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
5 30 (58.82%) Front End Development
6 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
7 25 (49.02%) User Experience
7 25 (49.02%) React
8 23 (45.10%) .NET
9 22 (43.14%) SQL
10 21 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
11 19 (37.25%) Vue.js
12 18 (35.29%) HTML5
13 16 (31.37%) jQuery
14 14 (27.45%) Sass
15 12 (23.53%) Angular 2
15 12 (23.53%) C#
15 12 (23.53%) DevOps
16 11 (21.57%) Node.js
17 10 (19.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 9 (17.65%) Protractor
18 9 (17.65%) Jasmine
18 9 (17.65%) Confluence
18 9 (17.65%) JIRA
18 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
18 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
18 9 (17.65%) C++
18 9 (17.65%) C

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 9 (17.65%) Confluence
2 4 (7.84%) Apache
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 3 (5.88%) WordPress
4 1 (1.96%) IIS
4 1 (1.96%) Kentico
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe XD
1 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.92%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Magento
1 1 (1.96%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 8 (15.69%) GitHub
2 3 (5.88%) SaaS
3 1 (1.96%) Azure
3 1 (1.96%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) Wireless
2 3 (5.88%) SSH
3 1 (1.96%) HTTP
3 1 (1.96%) Intranet
3 1 (1.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) MongoDB
2 7 (13.73%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 9 (17.65%) Jasmine
2 9 (17.65%) JIRA
2 9 (17.65%) Protractor
3 8 (15.69%) gulp
3 8 (15.69%) Selenium
4 7 (13.73%) Visual Studio
5 2 (3.92%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (3.92%) Grunt
5 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.96%) Babel
6 1 (1.96%) Bower
6 1 (1.96%) ESLint
6 1 (1.96%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (1.96%) webpack
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Marketing
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
2 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (86.27%) CSS
1 44 (86.27%) HTML
2 35 (68.63%) AngularJS
3 25 (49.02%) React
4 23 (45.10%) .NET
5 21 (41.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (37.25%) Vue.js
7 18 (35.29%) HTML5
8 16 (31.37%) jQuery
9 14 (27.45%) Sass
10 12 (23.53%) Angular 2
11 11 (21.57%) Node.js
12 8 (15.69%) Express
12 8 (15.69%) MEAN Stack
13 7 (13.73%) CSS3
14 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
15 3 (5.88%) Highcharts JS
15 3 (5.88%) JSON
15 3 (5.88%) REST
16 2 (3.92%) JSTL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (49.02%) User Experience
2 3 (5.88%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 3 (5.88%) Smartphone
3 2 (3.92%) Algorithms
3 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.92%) Greenfield Project
3 2 (3.92%) W3C
4 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.96%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Linux
2 2 (3.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (94.12%) Web Development
2 30 (58.82%) Front End Development
3 28 (54.90%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) DevOps
5 10 (19.61%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 8 (15.69%) Data Visualisation
6 8 (15.69%) Unit Testing
6 8 (15.69%) Visualisation
7 7 (13.73%) TDD
8 6 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
9 5 (9.80%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.88%) CRM
10 3 (5.88%) DNA
10 3 (5.88%) Fintech
10 3 (5.88%) MVC
10 3 (5.88%) SEO
10 3 (5.88%) Workflow
11 2 (3.92%) Content Management
11 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
11 2 (3.92%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 47 (92.16%) JavaScript
2 22 (43.14%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) C#
4 9 (17.65%) C
4 9 (17.65%) C++
5 6 (11.76%) Java
5 6 (11.76%) PHP
6 5 (9.80%) TypeScript
7 4 (7.84%) ES6
8 2 (3.92%) Python
9 1 (1.96%) ES7
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 9 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) WCAG
System Software
1 4 (7.84%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (3.92%) Adobe
2 1 (1.96%) Apple
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft
2 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
2 1 (1.96%) WooCommerce