The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 46 66 58
Rank change year-on-year +20 -8  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 28 18 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.49% 2.25% 3.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.66% 2.29% 3.10%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 26
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +28.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Southampton. 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
Southampton
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 601 786 935
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 96.47% 98.37% 99.15%
Number of salaries quoted 553 751 718
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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

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

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 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, Front End 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 Southampton region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 53 (94.64%) JavaScript
3 51 (91.07%) CSS
4 45 (80.36%) Front End Development
5 40 (71.43%) AngularJS
6 37 (66.07%) Web Development
7 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (48.21%) HTML5
9 26 (46.43%) PHP
10 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
11 15 (26.79%) Node.js
11 15 (26.79%) MySQL
12 14 (25.00%) OOP
12 14 (25.00%) MVC
13 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
14 12 (21.43%) OO
14 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
14 12 (21.43%) jQuery
14 12 (21.43%) TDD
14 12 (21.43%) CSS3
14 12 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
14 12 (21.43%) OO PHP
15 11 (19.64%) D3.js
15 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
15 11 (19.64%) Linux
16 10 (17.86%) Finance
16 10 (17.86%) User Experience
16 10 (17.86%) PHP 7
17 9 (16.07%) React

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (5.36%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (3.57%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (21.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) MySQL
2 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.36%) Big Data
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Git (software)
2 7 (12.50%) Subversion
3 3 (5.36%) Jasmine
4 2 (3.57%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (3.57%) webpack
5 1 (1.79%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.79%) Grunt
5 1 (1.79%) gulp
5 1 (1.79%) Mocha
5 1 (1.79%) Selenium
5 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.79%) WebStorm
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Games
3 5 (8.93%) Marketing
4 4 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (1.79%) Automotive
5 1 (1.79%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (98.21%) HTML
2 51 (91.07%) CSS
3 40 (71.43%) AngularJS
4 27 (48.21%) HTML5
5 16 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (26.79%) Node.js
7 12 (21.43%) CSS3
7 12 (21.43%) jQuery
8 11 (19.64%) D3.js
9 9 (16.07%) React
10 7 (12.50%) amCharts
10 7 (12.50%) Behat
10 7 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
10 7 (12.50%) LAMP
10 7 (12.50%) XHTML
11 6 (10.71%) Ajax
11 6 (10.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (7.14%) Ember.js
12 4 (7.14%) MEAN Stack
12 4 (7.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) User Experience
2 7 (12.50%) BBC
3 4 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.36%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.36%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.79%) Animation
5 1 (1.79%) Fintech
5 1 (1.79%) Smart Energy
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (80.36%) Front End Development
2 37 (66.07%) Web Development
3 29 (51.79%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (25.00%) MVC
4 14 (25.00%) OOP
5 12 (21.43%) OO
5 12 (21.43%) OO PHP
5 12 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 12 (21.43%) TDD
6 11 (19.64%) Visualisation
7 8 (14.29%) Scrum
7 8 (14.29%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
9 4 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (7.14%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.36%) Prototyping
10 3 (5.36%) SOLID
10 3 (5.36%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.57%) Continuous Integration
11 2 (3.57%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 53 (94.64%) JavaScript
2 26 (46.43%) PHP
3 10 (17.86%) PHP 7
4 8 (14.29%) C#
5 7 (12.50%) SQL
6 4 (7.14%) ES6
7 3 (5.36%) C++
7 3 (5.36%) Delphi
7 3 (5.36%) PHP 5
7 3 (5.36%) XPath
8 2 (3.57%) Java
8 2 (3.57%) Python
9 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.79%) Ruby
9 1 (1.79%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (10.71%) Docker
Vendors
1 9 (16.07%) Zend
2 7 (12.50%) Sony
3 3 (5.36%) Twitter
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