Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 59 67 89
Rank change year-on-year +8 +22 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 82 45 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 4.75% 3.59% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 3.73% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 83 39 25
Southampton median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -11.76% +30.77%
10th Percentile £33,750 £29,500 £31,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £65,000 £52,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +28.57% - -

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 1,664 1,206 1,372
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.41% 96.25% 98.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,507 1,069 1,258
Southampton median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £61,250
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 17 January 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 17 January 2018, 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 80 (97.56%) JavaScript
1 80 (97.56%) Front End Development
2 79 (96.34%) HTML
2 79 (96.34%) CSS
3 72 (87.80%) Web Development
4 69 (84.15%) AngularJS
5 49 (59.76%) User Experience
6 39 (47.56%) React
7 34 (41.46%) SaaS
8 33 (40.24%) Node.js
9 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (31.71%) Scrum
11 22 (26.83%) Quality Management
11 22 (26.83%) Finance
12 18 (21.95%) Python
12 18 (21.95%) Kanban
12 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
13 17 (20.73%) Mobile Development
13 17 (20.73%) SDLC
13 17 (20.73%) Wireframes
13 17 (20.73%) Retail
13 17 (20.73%) SVG
13 17 (20.73%) Sass
14 16 (19.51%) HTML5
15 15 (18.29%) jQuery
15 15 (18.29%) PHP
15 15 (18.29%) MySQL
15 15 (18.29%) WordPress
16 12 (14.63%) ES6
17 11 (13.41%) LESS

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 15 (18.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 9 (10.98%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (41.46%) SaaS
2 10 (12.20%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (7.32%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (7.32%) Amazon S3
3 6 (7.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 6 (7.32%) CloudFront
3 6 (7.32%) Route 53
4 3 (3.66%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (7.32%) MongoDB
3 4 (4.88%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.88%) Jasmine
2 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.88%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (4.88%) QUnit
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA
3 1 (1.22%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (1.22%) webpack
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 17 (20.73%) Retail
3 7 (8.54%) Marketing
4 1 (1.22%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (96.34%) CSS
1 79 (96.34%) HTML
2 69 (84.15%) AngularJS
3 39 (47.56%) React
4 33 (40.24%) Node.js
5 17 (20.73%) Sass
5 17 (20.73%) SVG
6 16 (19.51%) HTML5
7 15 (18.29%) jQuery
8 11 (13.41%) LESS
9 9 (10.98%) KnockoutJS
10 7 (8.54%) CSS3
10 7 (8.54%) RESTful
11 6 (7.32%) Ionic Framework
12 5 (6.10%) Vue (Vue.js)
13 4 (4.88%) Ember.js
14 3 (3.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 2 (2.44%) React Native
15 2 (2.44%) REST
16 1 (1.22%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 49 (59.76%) User Experience
2 1 (1.22%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (1.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Android
1 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (97.56%) Front End Development
2 72 (87.80%) Web Development
3 27 (32.93%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (31.71%) Scrum
5 22 (26.83%) Quality Management
6 18 (21.95%) Kanban
6 18 (21.95%) Mentoring
7 17 (20.73%) Mobile Development
7 17 (20.73%) SDLC
7 17 (20.73%) Wireframes
8 11 (13.41%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (10.98%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.32%) TDD
11 4 (4.88%) BDD
11 4 (4.88%) MVC
12 2 (2.44%) Progressive Web App
12 2 (2.44%) Software Engineering
13 1 (1.22%) Acceptance Criteria
13 1 (1.22%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.95%) Python
3 15 (18.29%) PHP
4 12 (14.63%) ES6
5 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
6 1 (1.22%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.22%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.88%) Docker