The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 88 126
Rank change year-on-year 0 +38  
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 2808 3211 2725
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.26% 3.09% 2.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.65% 3.49% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2465 2860 2258
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  

Front End Development is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 76853 92098 96421
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.34% 88.76% 87.11%
Number of salaries quoted 63221 76512 77821
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Front End Development as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in the UK

Front End Development
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development.

Salary trend for Front End Development in the UK

Front End Development
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in the UK

Front End Development
Top 30 Job Locations

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 over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -1 2655 £45,000 - 529
London +1 1284 £52,500 - 241
South East +42 532 £40,000 - 73
North West +23 199 £35,000 -6.66% 46
Yorkshire +3 175 £35,000 +11.11% 44
City of London -7 170 £55,000 +4.76% 64
Hampshire +38 139 £37,500 +5.63% 22
West Midlands +13 130 £35,000 -6.66% 36
Manchester +16 128 £37,500 - 31
West Yorkshire -10 116 £37,500 +19.04% 24
South West -3 112 £38,250 +9.28% 24
Berkshire +63 100 £40,000 -5.88% 13
East Midlands +37 100 £32,500 -13.33% 33
Leeds +18 100 £37,500 +25.00% 16
East of England -68 96 £40,000 - 26
Surrey +30 75 £42,500 +13.33% 10
Scotland +25 69 £37,500 -6.25% 11
East Sussex +7 68 £45,000 +12.50% 9
Brighton +8 58 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bristol +10 57 £42,500 +21.42% 8
West Sussex +28 51 £44,000 +10.00%
Birmingham +25 43 £35,000 -12.50% 17
Oxfordshire -6 43 £35,000 -22.22% 12
Nottinghamshire +29 39 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Wales +16 35 £35,000 - 6
Glasgow +29 34 £35,000 -22.22% 5
Lancashire +8 34 £35,000 - 4
Southampton +27 33 £37,500 -16.66% 6
Hertfordshire -5 33 £40,000 -11.11% 9
Nottingham +25 32 £37,500 +25.00% 3

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 4722 (86.85%) JavaScript
2 4462 (82.07%) HTML
3 4436 (81.59%) CSS
4 2663 (48.98%) AngularJS
5 2413 (44.38%) HTML5
6 2205 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
7 1865 (34.30%) jQuery
8 1790 (32.92%) CSS3
9 1449 (26.65%) React
10 1393 (25.62%) Web Development
11 1288 (23.69%) User Experience
12 1228 (22.59%) Sass
13 1166 (21.45%) Node.js
14 1072 (19.72%) PHP
15 970 (17.84%) Git (software)
16 940 (17.29%) TDD
17 933 (17.16%) .NET
18 920 (16.92%) MVC
19 864 (15.89%) C#
20 824 (15.16%) Java
21 721 (13.26%) Scrum
22 658 (12.10%) OO
23 650 (11.96%) Finance
24 622 (11.44%) LESS
25 617 (11.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
26 589 (10.83%) Degree
27 574 (10.56%) Software Engineering
28 573 (10.54%) SQL
29 556 (10.23%) ASP.NET
30 547 (10.06%) E-Commerce

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 405 (7.45%) CMS
2 288 (5.30%) WordPress
3 133 (2.45%) Drupal
4 93 (1.71%) Umbraco
5 79 (1.45%) Apache
6 78 (1.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 68 (1.25%) IIS
8 62 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
9 56 (1.03%) Confluence
10 45 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
11 41 (0.75%) Tomcat
12 40 (0.74%) SharePoint
13 27 (0.50%) EPiServer
14 25 (0.46%) JBoss
15 22 (0.40%) Apache Solr
16 18 (0.33%) nginx
17 16 (0.29%) Apache Spark
18 14 (0.26%) Kentico
19 13 (0.24%) Joomla!
20 11 (0.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 465 (8.55%) Photoshop
2 189 (3.48%) Adobe Illustrator
3 97 (1.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 42 (0.77%) InDesign
5 40 (0.74%) InVision
6 18 (0.33%) Fireworks
7 16 (0.29%) OmniGraffle
8 13 (0.24%) Microsoft Excel
9 12 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
10 10 (0.18%) MS Visio
11 8 (0.15%) Adobe After Effects
11 8 (0.15%) GIMP
12 3 (0.055%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.055%) HipChat
13 2 (0.037%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.037%) FileZilla
13 2 (0.037%) Microsoft Office
14 1 (0.018%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 1 (0.018%) Microsoft Project
14 1 (0.018%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 138 (2.54%) Magento
2 22 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
3 17 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 12 (0.22%) Shopify
5 9 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
5 9 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 6 (0.11%) Unica
7 4 (0.074%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.055%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.037%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.037%) NetSuite
9 2 (0.037%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.037%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.037%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.037%) StreamServe
10 1 (0.018%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.018%) Optimost
10 1 (0.018%) SAP Business One
10 1 (0.018%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 270 (4.97%) Amazon AWS
2 167 (3.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 151 (2.78%) GitHub
4 113 (2.08%) SaaS
5 37 (0.68%) Google Analytics
6 24 (0.44%) PaaS
7 23 (0.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 20 (0.37%) Heroku
9 18 (0.33%) Adobe Analytics
9 18 (0.33%) Cloud Computing
9 18 (0.33%) Google Tag Manager
9 18 (0.33%) Office 365
10 16 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 15 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.22%) IaaS
13 11 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 11 (0.20%) Slack
14 10 (0.18%) Google Compute Engine
15 6 (0.11%) Amazon S3
15 6 (0.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 173 (3.18%) Internet
2 95 (1.75%) HTTP
3 19 (0.35%) Intranet
4 15 (0.28%) Broadband
4 15 (0.28%) DNS
5 14 (0.26%) Skype
6 11 (0.20%) SSL
7 10 (0.18%) VoIP
8 8 (0.15%) SSH
9 5 (0.092%) Wireless
10 3 (0.055%) DVB
10 3 (0.055%) Extranet
10 3 (0.055%) FTP
10 3 (0.055%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.037%) LTE
11 2 (0.037%) SMTP
11 2 (0.037%) VPN
12 1 (0.018%) AMQP
12 1 (0.018%) DHCP
12 1 (0.018%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 495 (9.10%) MySQL
2 477 (8.77%) SQL Server
3 165 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 132 (2.43%) NoSQL
5 112 (2.06%) Relational Database
6 99 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
7 84 (1.54%) Big Data
8 70 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 64 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 39 (0.72%) Redis
11 37 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 36 (0.66%) Hadoop
13 29 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 26 (0.48%) RDBMS
15 22 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
15 22 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
16 21 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
17 18 (0.33%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.31%) Blockchain
19 16 (0.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 970 (17.84%) Git (software)
2 540 (9.93%) gulp
3 521 (9.58%) Grunt
4 233 (4.29%) Jasmine
5 221 (4.06%) Subversion
6 193 (3.55%) webpack
7 168 (3.09%) JIRA
8 147 (2.70%) Visual Studio
9 138 (2.54%) Karma Test Runner
10 136 (2.50%) Jenkins
11 128 (2.35%) Mocha
12 116 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
13 108 (1.99%) Selenium
14 106 (1.95%) Bower
15 80 (1.47%) Maven
16 51 (0.94%) QUnit
17 50 (0.92%) Protractor
18 49 (0.90%) Babel
19 47 (0.86%) NUnit
20 45 (0.83%) Bitbucket
General
1 650 (11.96%) Finance
2 453 (8.33%) Marketing
3 219 (4.03%) Banking
4 211 (3.88%) Games
5 188 (3.46%) Retail
6 160 (2.94%) Advertising
7 159 (2.92%) Telecoms
8 73 (1.34%) Publishing
9 56 (1.03%) Legal
10 41 (0.75%) Law
11 40 (0.74%) Electronics
12 35 (0.64%) Back Office
12 35 (0.64%) Investment Banking
13 25 (0.46%) Military
14 22 (0.40%) German Language
15 20 (0.37%) Financial Institution
15 20 (0.37%) Multimedia
16 17 (0.31%) Front Office
17 16 (0.29%) Manufacturing
17 16 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5011 (92.16%) Developer
2 3369 (61.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1416 (26.04%) JavaScript Developer
4 881 (16.20%) HTML Developer
5 730 (13.43%) Senior Developer
6 711 (13.08%) HTML CSS Developer
7 590 (10.85%) Web Developer
8 536 (9.86%) Angular Developer
9 457 (8.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 297 (5.46%) PHP Developer
11 266 (4.89%) .NET Developer
12 264 (4.86%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
13 255 (4.69%) C# Developer
14 228 (4.19%) UI Developer
15 219 (4.03%) Lead Developer
16 207 (3.81%) Junior
17 197 (3.62%) Junior Developer
18 190 (3.49%) Software Developer
19 187 (3.44%) Java Developer
20 181 (3.33%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4462 (82.07%) HTML
2 4436 (81.59%) CSS
3 2663 (48.98%) AngularJS
4 2413 (44.38%) HTML5
5 1865 (34.30%) jQuery
6 1790 (32.92%) CSS3
7 1449 (26.65%) React
8 1228 (22.59%) Sass
9 1166 (21.45%) Node.js
10 933 (17.16%) .NET
11 622 (11.44%) LESS
12 617 (11.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 556 (10.23%) ASP.NET
14 540 (9.93%) Backbone.js
15 466 (8.57%) JSON
16 448 (8.24%) Ajax
17 446 (8.20%) RESTful
18 398 (7.32%) Web Services
19 362 (6.66%) KnockoutJS
20 361 (6.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1288 (23.69%) User Experience
2 478 (8.79%) Computer Science
3 476 (8.75%) Greenfield Project
4 317 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 162 (2.98%) Fintech
6 128 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
7 84 (1.54%) Social Media
8 79 (1.45%) iPad
9 71 (1.31%) Algorithms
10 67 (1.23%) W3C
11 54 (0.99%) Data Structures
12 52 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
13 50 (0.92%) Client/Server
14 41 (0.75%) Smartphone
15 40 (0.74%) Digital Media
16 38 (0.70%) Animation
17 37 (0.68%) Internet of Things
18 35 (0.64%) Graphic Design
18 35 (0.64%) Online Games
19 27 (0.50%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 293 (5.39%) Linux
2 183 (3.37%) Apple iOS
3 180 (3.31%) Android
4 153 (2.81%) Windows
5 26 (0.48%) Unix
6 22 (0.40%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.22%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.20%) CentOS
9 10 (0.18%) Mac OS X
10 9 (0.17%) Debian
10 9 (0.17%) Windows Phone
11 5 (0.092%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.074%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.037%) CoreOS
13 2 (0.037%) Fedora
13 2 (0.037%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.018%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.018%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2205 (40.56%) Agile Software Development
2 1393 (25.62%) Web Development
3 940 (17.29%) TDD
4 920 (16.92%) MVC
5 721 (13.26%) Scrum
6 658 (12.10%) OO
7 574 (10.56%) Software Engineering
8 547 (10.06%) E-Commerce
9 545 (10.02%) Responsive Web Design
10 390 (7.17%) Continuous Integration
11 347 (6.38%) Web Design
12 333 (6.12%) BDD
13 290 (5.33%) Unit Testing
14 252 (4.63%) OOP
15 237 (4.36%) Visualisation
16 228 (4.19%) Mentoring
17 223 (4.10%) Analytics
18 195 (3.59%) SEO
19 194 (3.57%) Wireframes
20 189 (3.48%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4722 (86.85%) JavaScript
2 1072 (19.72%) PHP
3 864 (15.89%) C#
4 824 (15.16%) Java
5 573 (10.54%) SQL
6 311 (5.72%) ES6
7 215 (3.95%) TypeScript
8 197 (3.62%) Python
9 149 (2.74%) Ruby
10 119 (2.19%) T-SQL
11 79 (1.45%) C++
12 74 (1.36%) Scala
13 58 (1.07%) VB.NET
14 50 (0.92%) C
14 50 (0.92%) Objective-C
15 47 (0.86%) Perl
16 43 (0.79%) Apple Swift
17 37 (0.68%) Go
18 30 (0.55%) CoffeeScript
19 29 (0.53%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 589 (10.83%) Degree
2 33 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (0.55%) Security Cleared
4 24 (0.44%) PMI Certification
5 20 (0.37%) DBS Check
6 15 (0.28%) SC Cleared
7 14 (0.26%) PhD
8 10 (0.18%) MCP
9 7 (0.13%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.11%) MCSE
11 5 (0.092%) HNC
11 5 (0.092%) HND
11 5 (0.092%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 4 (0.074%) MBA
13 1 (0.018%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.018%) ISEB
13 1 (0.018%) ISTQB
13 1 (0.018%) OCA
13 1 (0.018%) Oracle Certification
13 1 (0.018%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 167 (3.07%) QA
2 25 (0.46%) ISO 9001
3 16 (0.29%) WAI
4 15 (0.28%) WCAG
5 14 (0.26%) ISO 14001
6 7 (0.13%) PMO
7 5 (0.092%) PCI DSS
7 5 (0.092%) SLA
8 3 (0.055%) SDET
9 2 (0.037%) GAAP
10 1 (0.018%) Data Quality
10 1 (0.018%) GCP
10 1 (0.018%) Section 508
System Software
1 130 (2.39%) Docker
2 17 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
3 16 (0.29%) Varnish
4 14 (0.26%) Firmware
5 10 (0.18%) Active Directory
6 2 (0.037%) iptables
6 2 (0.037%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.018%) HDFS
7 1 (0.018%) LXC
7 1 (0.018%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.018%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 33 (0.61%) Ansible
2 22 (0.40%) Puppet
3 17 (0.31%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 5 (0.092%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 5 (0.092%) Nagios
5 5 (0.092%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.074%) Grafana
6 4 (0.074%) HP Fortify
6 4 (0.074%) Kibana
6 4 (0.074%) Terraform
7 3 (0.055%) logstash
8 2 (0.037%) Capistrano
8 2 (0.037%) cPanel
8 2 (0.037%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (0.037%) Plesk
8 2 (0.037%) StatsD
9 1 (0.018%) Prometheus
9 1 (0.018%) Rancher
9 1 (0.018%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 379 (6.97%) Adobe
2 292 (5.37%) Microsoft
3 142 (2.61%) Google
4 91 (1.67%) Oracle
5 74 (1.36%) Twitter
6 67 (1.23%) Zend
7 60 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 41 (0.75%) Facebook
9 33 (0.61%) Xamarin
10 29 (0.53%) SAP
11 22 (0.40%) Cognos
12 21 (0.39%) Atlassian
13 19 (0.35%) Salesforce.com
14 17 (0.31%) Sencha
15 15 (0.28%) Apple
15 15 (0.28%) Perforce
16 14 (0.26%) Informatica
16 14 (0.26%) Talend
17 13 (0.24%) ATG
17 13 (0.24%) Sony
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £250 - £300 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Amazing Prospects Ltd
Salary: £30k - 50k per year + +Awesome Benefits+Prospects!
Posted: 11 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: UP TO 40K + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
ISL
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Equity
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Revolution Technology
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Oxfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + many generous benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible and remote working
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £15000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Mindera
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 12 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + flexible and remote working
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West London
Coded People
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
South East London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £45,000 to £100,000 per annum equity possiible
Posted: 13 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: Senior / Lead Front-end Developer - Wordpress
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum Up to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 35k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40,000 to 60,000 DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Witney, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
East London
Profile 29 Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago