The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in the South East during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / South East
Rank 359 423 422
Rank change year-on-year +64 -1  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 36 32 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.24% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.17% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 35 32 34
Median salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.63% +15.78%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 14278 18611 19980
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 96.48% 96.65% 97.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11924 15869 16106
Median salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.35% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Front-End Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the South East

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the South East.

Salary trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the South East

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the South East over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Front-End Developer in the South East

Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +29 10 £40,000 -27.27% 1
East Sussex +11 8 £50,000 +25.00%
Berkshire +32 7 £45,000 -18.18%
Surrey +41 5 £57,500 +6.97%
Buckinghamshire +13 2 £55,000 +4.76%
West Sussex - 2 £35,000 -
Home Counties - 2 £57,500 -
Senior Front-End Developer
England

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 77 (96.25%) HTML
2 76 (95.00%) JavaScript
3 66 (82.50%) Front End Development
4 64 (80.00%) CSS
5 56 (70.00%) AngularJS
6 34 (42.50%) HTML5
7 33 (41.25%) CSS3
8 29 (36.25%) jQuery
9 28 (35.00%) Node.js
10 26 (32.50%) Sass
11 25 (31.25%) React
12 24 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 22 (27.50%) Backbone.js
14 21 (26.25%) Scrum
15 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
15 20 (25.00%) gulp
16 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
16 19 (23.75%) C#
17 18 (22.50%) Finance
17 18 (22.50%) Grunt
18 17 (21.25%) RESTful
19 15 (18.75%) User Experience
19 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (17.50%) Web Development
20 14 (17.50%) .NET
21 13 (16.25%) VB.NET
21 13 (16.25%) MVC
21 13 (16.25%) Ajax
21 13 (16.25%) Razor View Engine
22 11 (13.75%) Responsive Web Design

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (10.00%) Umbraco
2 5 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) CMS
3 1 (1.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (13.75%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.50%) Broadband
2 1 (1.25%) HTTP
2 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.75%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.25%) RethinkDB
Development Applications
1 20 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 20 (25.00%) gulp
2 18 (22.50%) Grunt
3 6 (7.50%) Karma Test Runner
4 5 (6.25%) Mocha
5 4 (5.00%) Babel
5 4 (5.00%) PhantomJS
5 4 (5.00%) Subversion
6 1 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.25%) Hudson
6 1 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.25%) Protractor
6 1 (1.25%) Selenium
General
1 19 (23.75%) Telecoms
2 18 (22.50%) Finance
3 4 (5.00%) Banking
3 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 4 (5.00%) Retail
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (96.25%) HTML
2 64 (80.00%) CSS
3 56 (70.00%) AngularJS
4 34 (42.50%) HTML5
5 33 (41.25%) CSS3
6 29 (36.25%) jQuery
7 28 (35.00%) Node.js
8 26 (32.50%) Sass
9 25 (31.25%) React
10 24 (30.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 22 (27.50%) Backbone.js
12 17 (21.25%) RESTful
13 14 (17.50%) .NET
14 13 (16.25%) Ajax
14 13 (16.25%) Razor View Engine
15 10 (12.50%) JSON
16 9 (11.25%) Ember.js
17 8 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
18 7 (8.75%) LESS
19 6 (7.50%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.75%) User Experience
2 6 (7.50%) Animation
2 6 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.50%) Social Media
3 5 (6.25%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.75%) iPad
5 1 (1.25%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.25%) Smart Energy
5 1 (1.25%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (82.50%) Front End Development
2 21 (26.25%) Scrum
3 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Web Development
5 13 (16.25%) MVC
6 11 (13.75%) E-Commerce
6 11 (13.75%) Mentoring
6 11 (13.75%) OO
6 11 (13.75%) Responsive Web Design
7 10 (12.50%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 9 (11.25%) Web Accessibility
9 6 (7.50%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
9 6 (7.50%) Mobile First
9 6 (7.50%) TDD
9 6 (7.50%) Time Management
9 6 (7.50%) Unit Testing
10 3 (3.75%) B2B
10 3 (3.75%) Cross-Browser Development
10 3 (3.75%) Software Engineering
10 3 (3.75%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 76 (95.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (23.75%) C#
3 13 (16.25%) VB.NET
4 6 (7.50%) CoffeeScript
5 1 (1.25%) C++
5 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (7.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.25%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (1.25%) ATG
1 1 (1.25%) hybris
1 1 (1.25%) Sencha
1 1 (1.25%) Sitecore
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
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