Front End Development Jobs in the UK excluding London

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK > UK excluding London

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 18 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
18 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 210 217 101
Rank change year-on-year +7 -116 -30
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 962 994 2,312
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 1.39% 1.58% 3.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.65% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 786 632 1,690
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,039 £35,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% +15.79%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +19.05%

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK excluding London

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 58,778 60,147 66,227
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 84.73% 95.63% 93.97%
Number of salaries quoted 41,061 30,701 41,749
10th Percentile £27,218 £30,500 £30,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £38,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £54,882 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -8.90% +4.54% +9.38%
75th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.57% +2.50% +9.09%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the UK excluding London

Front End Development
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Front End Development in the UK excluding London

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 18 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the UK excluding London

Front End Development
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 18 April 2024. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
North of England +64 274 £50,000 - 73
South East -36 170 £60,000 - 25
North West +37 166 £54,424 -9.29% 50
Scotland -3 151 £52,500 -12.50% 18
Midlands +56 149 £42,500 -22.73% 29
South West +4 120 £50,000 -9.09% 20
West Midlands +94 99 £46,250 -20.94% 23
Yorkshire +58 81 £45,000 - 17
East of England -25 55 £70,000 +14.75% 18
East Midlands -22 49 £41,250 -25.00% 6
North East +12 27 £52,500 +10.53% 8
Northern Ireland +29 23 £55,000 - 2
Wales -32 20 £55,650 +6.00% 10
Front End Development
UK

Front End Development
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 65 (6.76%) CMS
2 51 (5.30%) WordPress
3 37 (3.85%) Tuxedo
4 23 (2.39%) JBoss
4 23 (2.39%) Red Hat Fuse
5 14 (1.46%) Headless CMS
6 13 (1.35%) Cloud Foundry
7 11 (1.14%) Confluence
8 8 (0.83%) IIS
9 5 (0.52%) Kentico
9 5 (0.52%) Umbraco
10 3 (0.31%) SAS
11 2 (0.21%) nginx
12 1 (0.10%) Apache
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Spark
12 1 (0.10%) Drupal
12 1 (0.10%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (2.18%) Adobe XD
2 16 (1.66%) Photoshop
3 7 (0.73%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.42%) Maya
5 4 (0.42%) Sketch
6 2 (0.21%) Chatbot
6 2 (0.21%) InVision
6 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
7 1 (0.10%) Marvel
7 1 (0.10%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.10%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 26 (2.70%) Shopify
2 4 (0.42%) Magento
3 2 (0.21%) Payment Gateway
4 1 (0.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 182 (18.92%) AWS
1 182 (18.92%) Azure
2 44 (4.57%) SaaS
3 33 (3.43%) Azure DevOps
4 27 (2.81%) Figma
5 23 (2.39%) GitHub
5 23 (2.39%) npm
6 18 (1.87%) GCP
7 17 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (1.66%) Google Analytics
9 13 (1.35%) Serverless
10 9 (0.94%) AWS Lambda
11 8 (0.83%) dbt
11 8 (0.83%) Firebase
12 5 (0.52%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 5 (0.52%) Amazon S3
12 5 (0.52%) Google Tag Manager
12 5 (0.52%) PaaS
12 5 (0.52%) Power Platform
13 4 (0.42%) AWS CodePipeline
Communications & Networking
1 13 (1.35%) HTTP
2 9 (0.94%) Internet
2 9 (0.94%) MQTT
3 7 (0.73%) DNS
4 6 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.21%) SSH
6 1 (0.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (9.46%) SQL Server
2 62 (6.44%) MySQL
3 34 (3.53%) Relational Database
4 28 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
5 21 (2.18%) Azure SQL Database
5 21 (2.18%) Elasticsearch
6 20 (2.08%) MongoDB
7 16 (1.66%) Redis
8 11 (1.14%) MS Access
9 7 (0.73%) Big Data
10 6 (0.62%) NoSQL
11 5 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
11 5 (0.52%) MariaDB
12 4 (0.42%) Power BI
13 3 (0.31%) Looker
13 3 (0.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 2 (0.21%) Amazon Aurora
14 2 (0.21%) DynamoDB
14 2 (0.21%) GIS
14 2 (0.21%) Metabase
Development Applications
1 207 (21.52%) Git
2 63 (6.55%) Cypress.io
3 42 (4.37%) Selenium
4 38 (3.95%) JIRA
5 31 (3.22%) IntelliJ
6 29 (3.01%) Cucumber
7 27 (2.81%) Jenkins
8 26 (2.70%) gulp
8 26 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 23 (2.39%) Bitbucket
10 22 (2.29%) Visual Studio Code
11 19 (1.98%) Jasmine
12 18 (1.87%) webpack
13 17 (1.77%) Karma Test Runner
14 13 (1.35%) Postman
15 11 (1.14%) Storybook
16 9 (0.94%) Subversion
17 8 (0.83%) GitLab
18 7 (0.73%) Vite
19 6 (0.62%) ESLint
General
1 209 (21.73%) Social Skills
2 114 (11.85%) Finance
3 86 (8.94%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 61 (6.34%) Marketing
4 61 (6.34%) Public Sector
5 56 (5.82%) Law
6 47 (4.89%) Analytical Skills
7 42 (4.37%) Manufacturing
8 37 (3.85%) Retail
9 28 (2.91%) Banking
10 19 (1.98%) Electronics
10 19 (1.98%) Telecoms
11 15 (1.56%) Private Banking
11 15 (1.56%) Tech for Good
12 14 (1.46%) Automotive
12 14 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
13 13 (1.35%) Games
13 13 (1.35%) Investment Banking
14 10 (1.04%) Music Industry
15 9 (0.94%) Legal
Job Titles
1 744 (77.34%) Developer
2 407 (42.31%) Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 323 (33.58%) Senior
4 229 (23.80%) Senior Developer
5 141 (14.66%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 111 (11.54%) Lead
7 95 (9.88%) Software Developer
8 87 (9.04%) React Developer
9 84 (8.73%) Software Engineer
10 70 (7.28%) Full Stack Developer
11 49 (5.09%) Senior React Developer
12 48 (4.99%) PHP Developer
13 44 (4.57%) Lead Developer
13 44 (4.57%) Senior Software Developer
13 44 (4.57%) Senior Software Engineer
14 39 (4.05%) Technical Leader
15 36 (3.74%) Java Engineer
15 36 (3.74%) Java Software Engineer
15 36 (3.74%) Web Developer
16 32 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 455 (47.30%) CSS
2 450 (46.78%) HTML
3 429 (44.59%) React
4 241 (25.05%) AngularJS
5 161 (16.74%) .NET
6 158 (16.42%) Node.js
7 130 (13.51%) RESTful
8 122 (12.68%) Vue
9 118 (12.27%) HTML5
10 106 (11.02%) Sass
11 97 (10.08%) CSS3
12 96 (9.98%) jQuery
13 81 (8.42%) REST
14 66 (6.86%) Jest
15 64 (6.65%) ASP.NET
16 59 (6.13%) .NET Core
17 55 (5.72%) .NET Framework
18 54 (5.61%) Spring
19 51 (5.30%) Laravel
20 47 (4.89%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 79 (8.21%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (4.16%) Mobile App
3 29 (3.01%) Cloud Native
4 27 (2.81%) Product Ownership
5 13 (1.35%) Private Cloud
5 13 (1.35%) Self-Motivation
6 12 (1.25%) Onboarding
7 11 (1.14%) Low-Code
8 9 (0.94%) Animation
8 9 (0.94%) IoT
9 8 (0.83%) Algorithms
9 8 (0.83%) Arduino
9 8 (0.83%) Digital Media
9 8 (0.83%) Public Cloud
9 8 (0.83%) Raspberry Pi
10 7 (0.73%) Social Media
11 6 (0.62%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.62%) Graphic Design
11 6 (0.62%) Hackathon
12 5 (0.52%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 37 (3.85%) Linux
2 11 (1.14%) Android
2 11 (1.14%) Windows
3 8 (0.83%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.52%) Ubuntu
5 3 (0.31%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 347 (36.07%) Agile
2 281 (29.21%) User Experience
3 242 (25.16%) Problem-Solving
4 194 (20.17%) Software Engineering
5 186 (19.33%) Full Stack Development
6 172 (17.88%) UX Design
7 162 (16.84%) Computer Science
8 129 (13.41%) Mentoring
9 127 (13.20%) Web Development
10 125 (12.99%) DevOps
11 92 (9.56%) E-Commerce
12 88 (9.15%) CI/CD
13 78 (8.11%) Actionable Insight
14 74 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
15 71 (7.38%) Artificial Intelligence
16 70 (7.28%) Test Automation
17 61 (6.34%) MVC
18 58 (6.03%) Roadmaps
19 57 (5.93%) Clean Code
20 49 (5.09%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 541 (56.24%) JavaScript
2 313 (32.54%) TypeScript
3 216 (22.45%) C#
4 159 (16.53%) SQL
5 133 (13.83%) Java
5 133 (13.83%) PHP
6 58 (6.03%) Python
7 42 (4.37%) COBOL
7 42 (4.37%) Micro Focus COBOL
7 42 (4.37%) T-SQL
8 33 (3.43%) Ruby
9 14 (1.46%) Go
9 14 (1.46%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.52%) C
10 5 (0.52%) C++
10 5 (0.52%) GLSL
11 4 (0.42%) Rust
12 3 (0.31%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.31%) XPath
13 2 (0.21%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 205 (21.31%) Degree
2 86 (8.94%) Security Cleared
3 76 (7.90%) SC Cleared
4 61 (6.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 27 (2.81%) Master's Degree
6 6 (0.62%) HND
7 5 (0.52%) Azure Certification
8 2 (0.21%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.21%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.10%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.10%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (7.80%) Accessibility
2 45 (4.68%) WCAG
3 43 (4.47%) QA
4 15 (1.56%) WAI
5 9 (0.94%) GDPR
6 3 (0.31%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.10%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.10%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 94 (9.77%) Docker
2 8 (0.83%) Firmware
3 4 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.21%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 55 (5.72%) Kubernetes
2 6 (0.62%) Ansible
3 4 (0.42%) Rancher
4 3 (0.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 89 (9.25%) Microsoft
2 50 (5.20%) Google
3 47 (4.89%) Adobe
4 43 (4.47%) Oracle
5 42 (4.37%) Micro Focus
6 19 (1.98%) SAP
7 11 (1.14%) WooCommerce
8 8 (0.83%) Atlassian
8 8 (0.83%) DevExpress
8 8 (0.83%) NVIDIA
9 6 (0.62%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.42%) Facebook
10 4 (0.42%) VMware
11 3 (0.31%) OutSystems
11 3 (0.31%) Sybase
12 2 (0.21%) Apple
12 2 (0.21%) Salesforce
13 1 (0.10%) BT
13 1 (0.10%) Fortinet
13 1 (0.10%) Mitel