The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 3 months to 24 June 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 West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 226 226 218
Rank change year-on-year 0 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 7 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.13% 0.29% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% 0.29% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 33
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +41.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,600 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

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 West. 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 West
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 5067 5129 5828
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 96.99% 97.64% 97.15%
Number of salaries quoted 4214 4347 4914
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in the South West

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 West.

Salary trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South West over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the South West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Bristol -15 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Devon - 2 £35,000 -
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 West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 West region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 25 (100.00%) Web Development
2 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 21 (84.00%) CSS
3 19 (76.00%) AngularJS
4 17 (68.00%) Front End Development
5 16 (64.00%) HTML5
6 12 (48.00%) CSS3
7 11 (44.00%) jQuery
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (40.00%) Backbone.js
9 9 (36.00%) REST
9 9 (36.00%) Ember.js
9 9 (36.00%) MVC
10 8 (32.00%) React
11 7 (28.00%) User Experience
12 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 6 (24.00%) Karma Test Runner
12 6 (24.00%) LESS
12 6 (24.00%) Jasmine
12 6 (24.00%) Adobe
12 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
12 6 (24.00%) Apache
12 6 (24.00%) Web Design
12 6 (24.00%) Maven
13 5 (20.00%) Retail
13 5 (20.00%) Ajax
13 5 (20.00%) SSL
13 5 (20.00%) Scrum
13 5 (20.00%) JSON

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (24.00%) Apache
2 4 (16.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) Confluence
2 4 (16.00%) GlassFish
2 4 (16.00%) JBoss
2 4 (16.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (8.00%) Umbraco
3 2 (8.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) HTTP
1 5 (20.00%) SSL
2 2 (8.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (24.00%) Jasmine
1 6 (24.00%) Karma Test Runner
1 6 (24.00%) Maven
2 4 (16.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (16.00%) Grunt
2 4 (16.00%) gulp
2 4 (16.00%) IntelliJ
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) JIRA Agile
2 4 (16.00%) JUnit
2 4 (16.00%) Selenium
3 2 (8.00%) Bower
3 2 (8.00%) JSHint
3 2 (8.00%) QUnit
3 2 (8.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 4 (16.00%) Marketing
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (84.00%) CSS
1 21 (84.00%) HTML
2 19 (76.00%) AngularJS
3 16 (64.00%) HTML5
4 12 (48.00%) CSS3
5 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 10 (40.00%) Backbone.js
7 9 (36.00%) Ember.js
7 9 (36.00%) REST
8 8 (32.00%) React
9 6 (24.00%) LESS
9 6 (24.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (20.00%) Ajax
10 5 (20.00%) DOM
10 5 (20.00%) JSON
11 4 (16.00%) Spring
12 3 (12.00%) .NET
12 3 (12.00%) LAMP
12 3 (12.00%) WebGL
13 2 (8.00%) JSLint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) User Experience
2 4 (16.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (8.00%) Linux Command Line
3 2 (8.00%) Semantic Web
3 2 (8.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) CentOS
1 2 (8.00%) Linux
1 2 (8.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (100.00%) Web Development
2 17 (68.00%) Front End Development
3 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (36.00%) MVC
5 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (24.00%) Web Design
6 5 (20.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) ATDD
7 4 (16.00%) BDD
7 4 (16.00%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (16.00%) TDD
8 3 (12.00%) Open Source
8 3 (12.00%) SDLC
8 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
8 3 (12.00%) Visualisation
9 2 (8.00%) Content Management
9 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
9 2 (8.00%) Mobile First
9 2 (8.00%) UX Design
9 2 (8.00%) Viral Marketing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.00%) Java
3 3 (12.00%) PHP
4 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) WAI
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Adobe
Cornwall
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bath
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago