Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Southampton during the 6 months to 19 June 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
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 65 62 100
Rank change year-on-year -3 +38 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 47 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Southampton 3.29% 3.73% 1.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.41% 3.86% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 29
Southampton median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,500 £61,250 £57,500
Hampshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% -

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 1,378 1,141 1,472
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.43% 96.69% 98.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1,241 1,054 1,398
Southampton median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £56,250
Hampshire median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.75% - -

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 19 June 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 19 June 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 46 (97.87%) Front End Development
2 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
3 40 (85.11%) CSS
4 38 (80.85%) HTML
5 28 (59.57%) AngularJS
6 25 (53.19%) Web Development
7 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (48.94%) HTML5
8 23 (48.94%) User Experience
9 22 (46.81%) Sass
10 21 (44.68%) React
11 20 (42.55%) LESS
12 15 (31.91%) TDD
13 14 (29.79%) jQuery
14 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
14 13 (27.66%) ES6
15 12 (25.53%) WordPress
15 12 (25.53%) PHP
15 12 (25.53%) MySQL
16 10 (21.28%) CSS3
17 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
17 9 (19.15%) SaaS
18 8 (17.02%) Node.js
18 8 (17.02%) Magento
18 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
18 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
18 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
18 8 (17.02%) webpack
19 7 (14.89%) GitHub
19 7 (14.89%) Progressive Web App

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 12 (25.53%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 8 (17.02%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.15%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (19.15%) SaaS
2 7 (14.89%) GitHub
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon S3
3 4 (8.51%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 4 (8.51%) CloudFront
3 4 (8.51%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) MySQL
2 5 (10.64%) MongoDB
3 4 (8.51%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (8.51%) InfluxDB
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (27.66%) Git (software)
2 8 (17.02%) webpack
3 2 (4.26%) Jasmine
3 2 (4.26%) Karma Test Runner
3 2 (4.26%) QUnit
General
1 4 (8.51%) Marketing
2 2 (4.26%) Electronics
2 2 (4.26%) Finance
3 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (85.11%) CSS
2 38 (80.85%) HTML
3 28 (59.57%) AngularJS
4 23 (48.94%) HTML5
5 22 (46.81%) Sass
6 21 (44.68%) React
7 20 (42.55%) LESS
8 14 (29.79%) jQuery
9 10 (21.28%) CSS3
10 8 (17.02%) KnockoutJS
10 8 (17.02%) Node.js
11 6 (12.77%) Redux
11 6 (12.77%) REST
12 5 (10.64%) .NET
12 5 (10.64%) RESTful
13 4 (8.51%) D3.js
13 4 (8.51%) Ionic Framework
13 4 (8.51%) Web Services
14 3 (6.38%) ASP.NET
14 3 (6.38%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 23 (48.94%) User Experience
2 5 (10.64%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (10.64%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (97.87%) Front End Development
2 25 (53.19%) Web Development
3 24 (51.06%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.91%) TDD
5 8 (17.02%) E-Commerce
5 8 (17.02%) Software Engineering
6 7 (14.89%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (14.89%) Progressive Web App
6 7 (14.89%) Scrum
7 6 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (8.51%) Analytics
8 4 (8.51%) Data Acquisition
8 4 (8.51%) Data Management
8 4 (8.51%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
9 3 (6.38%) Data Science
10 2 (4.26%) Artificial Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) Innovative Thinking
10 2 (4.26%) Mathematics
10 2 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 42 (89.36%) JavaScript
2 13 (27.66%) ES6
3 12 (25.53%) PHP
4 5 (10.64%) Python
4 5 (10.64%) TypeScript
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) C++
7 1 (2.13%) F#
7 1 (2.13%) Go
7 1 (2.13%) Java
7 1 (2.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (4.26%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (2.13%) Microsoft