Period
to 14 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 61 74
Rank change year-on-year -22 +13 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 33 71 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 2.47% 4.31% 3.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.58% 4.47% 3.46%
Number of salaries quoted 29 71 37
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.05% +26.67% -8.54%
10th Percentile £31,000 £33,750 £29,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £55,000 £65,000
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +25.00% +2.86%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent vacancies in Southampton with a recognized job title 1,280 1,590 1,301
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.67% 96.42% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,060 1,448 1,148
Southampton median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% -11.76% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -5.88%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Southampton.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Southampton.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Southampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Southampton over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Southampton

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, Front End 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 Southampton region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 31 (93.94%) Front End Development
3 30 (90.91%) CSS
3 30 (90.91%) HTML
4 22 (66.67%) AngularJS
5 21 (63.64%) CSS3
6 15 (45.45%) HTML5
6 15 (45.45%) Web Development
6 15 (45.45%) C#
7 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (30.30%) Sass
8 10 (30.30%) User Experience
9 9 (27.27%) React
9 9 (27.27%) .NET
10 8 (24.24%) OOP
10 8 (24.24%) jQuery
11 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
11 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
11 7 (21.21%) ES6
11 7 (21.21%) Angular 2
12 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
12 5 (15.15%) Java
12 5 (15.15%) Finance
12 5 (15.15%) TDD
13 4 (12.12%) CMS
13 4 (12.12%) Scrum
13 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (12.12%) Degree
13 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
13 4 (12.12%) Computer Science

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (12.12%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
1 1 (3.03%) InfluxDB
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.12%) Mocha
2 3 (9.09%) Git (software)
3 2 (6.06%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.06%) PostCSS
4 1 (3.03%) Grunt
4 1 (3.03%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (3.03%) Protractor
4 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 7 (21.21%) Manufacturing
2 5 (15.15%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (90.91%) CSS
1 30 (90.91%) HTML
2 22 (66.67%) AngularJS
3 21 (63.64%) CSS3
4 15 (45.45%) HTML5
5 10 (30.30%) Sass
6 9 (27.27%) .NET
6 9 (27.27%) React
7 8 (24.24%) jQuery
8 7 (21.21%) Angular 2
8 7 (21.21%) ASP.NET
9 4 (12.12%) Node.js
9 4 (12.12%) Redux
9 4 (12.12%) REST
9 4 (12.12%) Vue.js
10 3 (9.09%) Ember.js
10 3 (9.09%) JSON
11 2 (6.06%) SVG
11 2 (6.06%) Web Services
12 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.03%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (93.94%) Front End Development
2 15 (45.45%) Web Development
3 12 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) OOP
5 5 (15.15%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Computer Science
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Mathematics
6 4 (12.12%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
7 2 (6.06%) SDLC
7 2 (6.06%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.06%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.06%) Web Application Development
7 2 (6.06%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.03%) Analytics
8 1 (3.03%) Data Acquisition
8 1 (3.03%) Problem-Solving
8 1 (3.03%) SOLID
8 1 (3.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 32 (96.97%) JavaScript
2 15 (45.45%) C#
3 7 (21.21%) ES6
4 5 (15.15%) Java
5 2 (6.06%) Bash Shell
6 1 (3.03%) C++
6 1 (3.03%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (3.03%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft