Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs in the UK excluding London

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

The median Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) salary in the UK excluding London is £52,500 per year according to job vacancies posted during the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

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

6 months to
29 May 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 381 341 233
Rank change year-on-year -40 -108 -103
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 460 534 1,162
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.62% 0.92% 1.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.03% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 387 334 793
10th Percentile £32,250 £35,375 £35,000
25th Percentile £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +5.26%
75th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £81,750 £80,000 £72,500
UK median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +9.52%

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK excluding London

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. 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.

Permanent vacancies in the UK excluding London with a recognized job title 70,794 51,688 70,298
% of permanent jobs with a recognized job title 94.94% 89.09% 95.68%
Number of salaries quoted 49,908 29,605 42,636
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,750 £28,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £38,750 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £53,500 £50,173
Median % change year-on-year -6.54% +6.63% +5.63%
75th Percentile £63,750 £68,750 £66,348
90th Percentile £76,250 £81,250 £80,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -12.50% - +9.09%

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

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

Job vacancy trend for Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the UK excluding London

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the UK excluding London

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 29 May 2024.

Salary histogram for Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the UK excluding London

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 29 May 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 -21 112 £50,000 -9.09% 26
South East -52 96 £60,000 +9.09% 27
North West +21 79 £52,500 -4.55% 16
Scotland -30 77 £55,000 -4.35% 2
South West +16 71 £50,000 -4.76% 4
Midlands +5 67 £42,000 -23.64% 16
West Midlands +20 47 £42,000 -20.00% 7
Yorkshire +13 32 £37,500 -11.76% 10
East Midlands -25 20 £41,250 -36.54% 9
East of England -35 20 £70,750 -11.56% 9
Wales -15 12 £80,000 +52.38% 2
Northern Ireland +25 5 - -
North East -10 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London

For the 6 months to 29 May 2024, Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following skills and capabilities in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the UK excluding London region featuring Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 430 (93.48%) Front End Development
2 285 (61.96%) JavaScript
3 276 (60.00%) React
4 247 (53.70%) CSS
5 230 (50.00%) HTML
6 180 (39.13%) TypeScript
7 145 (31.52%) Agile
8 141 (30.65%) AngularJS
9 133 (28.91%) User Experience
10 113 (24.57%) Problem-Solving
11 107 (23.26%) Degree
12 102 (22.17%) Git
13 100 (21.74%) Social Skills
14 99 (21.52%) Node.js
15 84 (18.26%) HTML5
16 72 (15.65%) Azure
17 68 (14.78%) UX Design
17 68 (14.78%) Vue
18 63 (13.70%) PHP
19 62 (13.48%) CSS3
20 60 (13.04%) AWS
20 60 (13.04%) Web Development
21 58 (12.61%) Computer Science
21 58 (12.61%) Sass
22 55 (11.96%) DevOps
23 54 (11.74%) C#
24 51 (11.09%) Jest
25 49 (10.65%) jQuery
26 46 (10.00%) Docker
27 44 (9.57%) E-Commerce

Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 38 (8.26%) WordPress
2 33 (7.17%) CMS
3 4 (0.87%) Confluence
4 2 (0.43%) Headless CMS
4 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Exchange
5 1 (0.22%) IIS
5 1 (0.22%) Moodle
5 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 16 (3.48%) Adobe XD
2 8 (1.74%) Photoshop
3 6 (1.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.87%) Maya
5 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.22%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 20 (4.35%) Shopify
2 3 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 72 (15.65%) Azure
2 60 (13.04%) AWS
3 21 (4.57%) Figma
3 21 (4.57%) SaaS
4 17 (3.70%) GitHub
5 15 (3.26%) npm
6 13 (2.83%) Google Analytics
7 11 (2.39%) Azure DevOps
8 5 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (1.09%) GCP
9 4 (0.87%) Storyblok
10 3 (0.65%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 3 (0.65%) BigCommerce
10 3 (0.65%) Google Ads
10 3 (0.65%) Google Play
10 3 (0.65%) Google Tag Manager
10 3 (0.65%) Power Platform
11 2 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 2 (0.43%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.43%) GitHub Actions
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.96%) Internet
2 7 (1.52%) HTTP
3 5 (1.09%) DNS
4 4 (0.87%) MQTT
5 1 (0.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.39%) GIS
1 11 (2.39%) MySQL
2 10 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.52%) Redis
4 5 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (0.43%) Metabase
5 2 (0.43%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.43%) Power BI
5 2 (0.43%) Power Query
5 2 (0.43%) Tableau
6 1 (0.22%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 102 (22.17%) Git
2 37 (8.04%) Cypress.io
3 36 (7.83%) Selenium
4 27 (5.87%) webpack
5 15 (3.26%) gulp
6 14 (3.04%) Visual Studio
7 13 (2.83%) Cucumber
7 13 (2.83%) JIRA
8 10 (2.17%) Storybook
9 6 (1.30%) ESLint
9 6 (1.30%) Jenkins
10 4 (0.87%) Babel
10 4 (0.87%) Grunt
10 4 (0.87%) IntelliJ
10 4 (0.87%) Vite
11 3 (0.65%) GitLab
11 3 (0.65%) PostCSS
11 3 (0.65%) rollup.js
12 2 (0.43%) Maven
12 2 (0.43%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 100 (21.74%) Social Skills
2 44 (9.57%) Finance
3 26 (5.65%) Marketing
4 21 (4.57%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 18 (3.91%) Retail
6 11 (2.39%) Tech for Good
7 10 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.96%) Games
9 8 (1.74%) Public Sector
10 7 (1.52%) Health Technology
11 6 (1.30%) Electronics
11 6 (1.30%) Telecoms
12 5 (1.09%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.87%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.65%) Aviation
14 3 (0.65%) Banking
14 3 (0.65%) Legal
15 2 (0.43%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 276 (60.00%) React
2 247 (53.70%) CSS
3 230 (50.00%) HTML
4 141 (30.65%) AngularJS
5 99 (21.52%) Node.js
6 84 (18.26%) HTML5
7 68 (14.78%) Vue
8 62 (13.48%) CSS3
9 58 (12.61%) Sass
10 51 (11.09%) Jest
11 49 (10.65%) jQuery
12 43 (9.35%) Express.js
13 37 (8.04%) GraphQL
14 36 (7.83%) Redux
15 33 (7.17%) Next.js
16 26 (5.65%) .NET
16 26 (5.65%) REST
17 24 (5.22%) Tailwind CSS
18 20 (4.35%) React Native
19 17 (3.70%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 36 (7.83%) Greenfield Project
2 24 (5.22%) Mobile App
3 20 (4.35%) Product Ownership
4 10 (2.17%) Operational Technology
5 9 (1.96%) Onboarding
6 7 (1.52%) Animation
6 7 (1.52%) Low-Code
7 6 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.30%) Life Science
7 6 (1.30%) Social Media
8 5 (1.09%) Hackathon
8 5 (1.09%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.09%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (0.87%) Arduino
9 4 (0.87%) IoT
9 4 (0.87%) NHS
9 4 (0.87%) Raspberry Pi
10 3 (0.65%) Graphic Design
10 3 (0.65%) iPhone
10 3 (0.65%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.17%) Android
2 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 430 (93.48%) Front End Development
2 145 (31.52%) Agile
3 133 (28.91%) User Experience
4 113 (24.57%) Problem-Solving
5 68 (14.78%) UX Design
6 60 (13.04%) Web Development
7 58 (12.61%) Computer Science
8 55 (11.96%) DevOps
9 44 (9.57%) E-Commerce
10 43 (9.35%) Artificial Intelligence
11 39 (8.48%) Actionable Insight
11 39 (8.48%) Software Engineering
12 36 (7.83%) Propensity Modelling
13 34 (7.39%) CI/CD
14 32 (6.96%) Full Stack Development
15 31 (6.74%) Mentoring
16 28 (6.09%) Responsive Web Design
17 26 (5.65%) Open Source
18 25 (5.43%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
18 25 (5.43%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 285 (61.96%) JavaScript
2 180 (39.13%) TypeScript
3 63 (13.70%) PHP
4 54 (11.74%) C#
5 25 (5.43%) SQL
6 15 (3.26%) Java
6 15 (3.26%) Python
7 6 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.09%) GLSL
9 3 (0.65%) JSX
10 2 (0.43%) Data Analysis Expressions
10 2 (0.43%) Lisp
11 1 (0.22%) Bash
11 1 (0.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 107 (23.26%) Degree
2 40 (8.70%) Security Cleared
3 37 (8.04%) SC Cleared
4 15 (3.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 5 (1.09%) Master's Degree
6 4 (0.87%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.22%) CIPD
7 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.17%) WCAG
2 23 (5.00%) Accessibility
3 14 (3.04%) QA
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 46 (10.00%) Docker
2 4 (0.87%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 39 (8.48%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.22%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (6.96%) Google
2 27 (5.87%) Adobe
3 21 (4.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (1.74%) DevExpress
5 7 (1.52%) WooCommerce
6 6 (1.30%) SAP
7 5 (1.09%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.87%) NVIDIA
9 3 (0.65%) OutSystems
10 2 (0.43%) Apple
10 2 (0.43%) F5
10 2 (0.43%) Facebook
11 1 (0.22%) BT
11 1 (0.22%) Fortinet
11 1 (0.22%) Mapbox
11 1 (0.22%) Mitel