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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 80 117
Rank change year-on-year -4 +37  
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 3020 3264 2877
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.43% 3.31% 2.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.83% 3.73% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2630 2885 2407
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% +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 78925 87582 97637
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.72% 88.95% 88.02%
Number of salaries quoted 63638 73140 79819
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 £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -6 2882 £45,000 - 502
London -7 1394 £57,500 +4.54% 231
South East +47 554 £42,500 +13.33% 81
North West +19 263 £38,000 +1.33% 50
Manchester +32 199 £38,500 -3.75% 35
Yorkshire +25 176 £35,000 +7.69% 37
City of London -29 161 £55,000 -8.33% 54
South West -24 142 £37,500 - 25
West Midlands -34 130 £32,500 +4.83% 31
Hampshire +13 122 £42,500 +18.05% 19
West Yorkshire +35 120 £37,500 +21.95% 20
East of England -51 115 £44,250 +18.00% 21
Berkshire +43 100 £45,000 +5.88% 14
Surrey +48 84 £40,000 +6.66% 14
East Midlands +37 84 £35,000 -9.67% 20
East Sussex +14 84 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Leeds +15 82 £37,500 +15.38% 14
Brighton +20 77 £45,000 +12.50% 7
Bristol -14 62 £40,000 - 6
Scotland +27 61 £40,000 -11.11% 17
Oxfordshire +5 47 £40,000 +2.56% 9
Birmingham -9 46 £31,500 -3.07% 6
West Sussex +20 43 £44,000 +40.80% 6
Hertfordshire +3 42 £51,000 +20.00% 8
Oxford +9 38 £40,000 +2.56% 4
Buckinghamshire +17 37 £41,500 +25.75% 6
Reading +28 35 £42,500 +3.03% 1
Nottinghamshire +28 35 £37,500 +25.00% 4
Guildford +12 33 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Glasgow +15 32 £42,500 -5.55% 11

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 4996 (86.63%) JavaScript
2 4643 (80.51%) HTML
3 4602 (79.80%) CSS
4 2935 (50.89%) AngularJS
5 2521 (43.71%) HTML5
6 2286 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
7 2012 (34.89%) jQuery
8 1800 (31.21%) CSS3
9 1700 (29.48%) React
10 1497 (25.96%) Web Development
11 1363 (23.63%) User Experience
12 1333 (23.11%) Sass
13 1267 (21.97%) Node.js
14 1131 (19.61%) Git (software)
15 1107 (19.20%) PHP
16 972 (16.85%) TDD
17 942 (16.33%) MVC
18 930 (16.13%) Java
19 918 (15.92%) .NET
20 902 (15.64%) C#
21 773 (13.40%) Scrum
22 767 (13.30%) Finance
23 752 (13.04%) OO
24 652 (11.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
25 651 (11.29%) SQL
26 625 (10.84%) LESS
27 585 (10.14%) E-Commerce
28 572 (9.92%) gulp
29 561 (9.73%) Responsive Web Design
29 561 (9.73%) Backbone.js

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
1 428 (7.42%) CMS
2 313 (5.43%) WordPress
3 134 (2.32%) Drupal
4 119 (2.06%) Apache
5 91 (1.58%) Umbraco
6 76 (1.32%) Tomcat
7 71 (1.23%) IIS
8 70 (1.21%) Elasticsearch
9 62 (1.08%) JBoss
10 60 (1.04%) Confluence
11 53 (0.92%) SharePoint
12 49 (0.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 36 (0.62%) EPiServer
14 34 (0.59%) Sitecore CMS
15 27 (0.47%) nginx
16 18 (0.31%) Apache Solr
17 16 (0.28%) WebSphere
18 14 (0.24%) Apache Spark
19 12 (0.21%) GlassFish
20 11 (0.19%) Joomla!
Applications
1 487 (8.44%) Photoshop
2 208 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
3 107 (1.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 29 (0.50%) InDesign
4 29 (0.50%) InVision
5 23 (0.40%) FileZilla
6 14 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 11 (0.19%) Microsoft Excel
8 9 (0.16%) Fireworks
8 9 (0.16%) GIMP
9 6 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
10 5 (0.087%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.069%) Adobe Premiere
12 3 (0.052%) Microsoft Office
12 3 (0.052%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 2 (0.035%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.035%) InfoPath
14 1 (0.017%) Inkscape
14 1 (0.017%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 145 (2.51%) Magento
2 61 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 26 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 19 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
5 12 (0.21%) Shopify
6 6 (0.10%) SAP Hybris
7 5 (0.087%) Adobe Campaign
8 3 (0.052%) Eloqua
8 3 (0.052%) Unica
9 2 (0.035%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.035%) OpenText MBPM
9 2 (0.035%) Oracle Applications
9 2 (0.035%) StreamServe
9 2 (0.035%) WebTrends
10 1 (0.017%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.017%) Dynamics AX
10 1 (0.017%) NetSuite
10 1 (0.017%) Optimost
Cloud Services
1 310 (5.38%) Amazon AWS
2 188 (3.26%) GitHub
3 183 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 128 (2.22%) SaaS
5 40 (0.69%) Google Analytics
6 30 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
6 30 (0.52%) Office 365
7 27 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
8 25 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
8 25 (0.43%) PaaS
9 18 (0.31%) Google Tag Manager
10 17 (0.29%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 14 (0.24%) Heroku
12 11 (0.19%) IaaS
13 10 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
14 9 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 7 (0.12%) Google Compute Engine
16 6 (0.10%) Amazon S3
16 6 (0.10%) AWS Lambda
16 6 (0.10%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 203 (3.52%) Internet
2 93 (1.61%) HTTP
3 24 (0.42%) FTP
3 24 (0.42%) Intranet
4 23 (0.40%) SMTP
5 16 (0.28%) Skype
6 10 (0.17%) DNS
6 10 (0.17%) VoIP
7 8 (0.14%) SSH
7 8 (0.14%) SSL
8 6 (0.10%) BGP
8 6 (0.10%) Wireless
9 5 (0.087%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.069%) Broadband
11 3 (0.052%) VPN
12 2 (0.035%) AMQP
12 2 (0.035%) Extranet
12 2 (0.035%) IPv6
12 2 (0.035%) PPP
13 1 (0.017%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 498 (8.64%) MySQL
2 491 (8.51%) SQL Server
3 181 (3.14%) MongoDB
4 174 (3.02%) NoSQL
5 114 (1.98%) Relational Database
6 112 (1.94%) PostgreSQL
7 102 (1.77%) Big Data
8 79 (1.37%) Redis
9 71 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 70 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
11 67 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 35 (0.61%) Neo4j
13 33 (0.57%) Hadoop
13 33 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
14 32 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 25 (0.43%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 25 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
16 24 (0.42%) Power BI
17 23 (0.40%) RDBMS
18 21 (0.36%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 1131 (19.61%) Git (software)
2 572 (9.92%) gulp
3 534 (9.26%) Grunt
4 276 (4.79%) webpack
5 260 (4.51%) Jasmine
6 243 (4.21%) Subversion
7 228 (3.95%) JIRA
8 192 (3.33%) Visual Studio
9 161 (2.79%) Karma Test Runner
10 152 (2.64%) Mocha
11 142 (2.46%) Jenkins
12 136 (2.36%) Selenium
13 130 (2.25%) Maven
14 113 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
15 106 (1.84%) Bower
16 76 (1.32%) Babel
17 74 (1.28%) JUnit
18 67 (1.16%) Protractor
19 66 (1.14%) TeamCity
20 54 (0.94%) Bitbucket
General
1 767 (13.30%) Finance
2 518 (8.98%) Marketing
3 230 (3.99%) Retail
4 222 (3.85%) Games
5 214 (3.71%) Banking
6 177 (3.07%) Telecoms
7 156 (2.71%) Advertising
8 98 (1.70%) Electronics
9 77 (1.34%) Manufacturing
10 66 (1.14%) Legal
11 57 (0.99%) Investment Banking
11 57 (0.99%) Publishing
12 49 (0.85%) Law
13 33 (0.57%) Back Office
14 27 (0.47%) Retail Banking
15 25 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 24 (0.42%) Multimedia
17 18 (0.31%) Front Office
18 16 (0.28%) German Language
18 16 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5298 (91.87%) Developer
2 3495 (60.60%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1475 (25.58%) JavaScript Developer
4 842 (14.60%) HTML Developer
5 810 (14.05%) Senior Developer
6 669 (11.60%) HTML CSS Developer
7 594 (10.30%) Web Developer
8 580 (10.06%) Angular Developer
9 491 (8.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 315 (5.46%) PHP Developer
11 296 (5.13%) .NET Developer
12 259 (4.49%) Java Developer
13 248 (4.30%) C# Developer
14 243 (4.21%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 230 (3.99%) Junior
16 220 (3.81%) Junior Developer
17 214 (3.71%) Full Stack Developer
18 209 (3.62%) UI Developer
19 208 (3.61%) Lead Developer
20 207 (3.59%) Senior JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4643 (80.51%) HTML
2 4602 (79.80%) CSS
3 2935 (50.89%) AngularJS
4 2521 (43.71%) HTML5
5 2012 (34.89%) jQuery
6 1800 (31.21%) CSS3
7 1700 (29.48%) React
8 1333 (23.11%) Sass
9 1267 (21.97%) Node.js
10 918 (15.92%) .NET
11 652 (11.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 625 (10.84%) LESS
13 561 (9.73%) Backbone.js
14 537 (9.31%) ASP.NET
15 504 (8.74%) RESTful
16 471 (8.17%) Web Services
17 469 (8.13%) JSON
18 419 (7.27%) Ajax
19 413 (7.16%) REST
20 335 (5.81%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 1363 (23.63%) User Experience
2 485 (8.41%) Computer Science
3 457 (7.92%) Greenfield Project
4 336 (5.83%) Mobile App
5 169 (2.93%) Fintech
6 141 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
7 105 (1.82%) Algorithms
8 103 (1.79%) iPad
9 91 (1.58%) Data Structures
10 84 (1.46%) Social Media
11 68 (1.18%) W3C
12 59 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
13 51 (0.88%) Graphic Design
13 51 (0.88%) Linux Command Line
14 45 (0.78%) Client/Server
14 45 (0.78%) Digital Media
15 38 (0.66%) Animation
16 33 (0.57%) Smartphone
17 32 (0.55%) Internet of Things
18 30 (0.52%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 357 (6.19%) Linux
2 205 (3.55%) Windows
3 203 (3.52%) Apple iOS
4 181 (3.14%) Android
5 62 (1.08%) Unix
6 20 (0.35%) Ubuntu
7 12 (0.21%) Windows Server
8 11 (0.19%) Mac OS X
9 9 (0.16%) Mac OS
10 8 (0.14%) CentOS
11 7 (0.12%) CoreOS
11 7 (0.12%) Debian
12 6 (0.10%) Windows Phone
13 5 (0.087%) Windows Server 2012
14 3 (0.052%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.035%) Fedora
16 1 (0.017%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.017%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2286 (39.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1497 (25.96%) Web Development
3 972 (16.85%) TDD
4 942 (16.33%) MVC
5 773 (13.40%) Scrum
6 752 (13.04%) OO
7 585 (10.14%) E-Commerce
8 561 (9.73%) Responsive Web Design
9 540 (9.36%) Software Engineering
10 486 (8.43%) Continuous Integration
11 356 (6.17%) Unit Testing
12 329 (5.70%) BDD
13 328 (5.69%) Web Design
14 316 (5.48%) OOP
15 278 (4.82%) Mentoring
16 262 (4.54%) Test Automation
17 244 (4.23%) Analytics
18 234 (4.06%) SEO
19 221 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
19 221 (3.83%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
Programming Languages
1 4996 (86.63%) JavaScript
2 1107 (19.20%) PHP
3 930 (16.13%) Java
4 902 (15.64%) C#
5 651 (11.29%) SQL
6 422 (7.32%) ES6
7 236 (4.09%) TypeScript
8 223 (3.87%) Python
9 182 (3.16%) Ruby
10 150 (2.60%) T-SQL
11 83 (1.44%) C++
12 75 (1.30%) Groovy
13 73 (1.27%) Scala
14 63 (1.09%) Objective-C
15 54 (0.94%) C
16 53 (0.92%) ECMAScript
16 53 (0.92%) Go
17 52 (0.90%) Apple Swift
18 42 (0.73%) Perl
19 26 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 532 (9.22%) Degree
2 215 (3.73%) Computer Science Degree
3 37 (0.64%) Security Cleared
4 30 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (0.40%) SC Cleared
6 16 (0.28%) Numerate Degree
7 14 (0.24%) DBS Check
8 13 (0.23%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.16%) Master's Degree
9 9 (0.16%) PhD
9 9 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.14%) MCP
11 5 (0.087%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.087%) HNC
11 5 (0.087%) HND
11 5 (0.087%) ISEB
11 5 (0.087%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.069%) MBA
13 3 (0.052%) MCSE
14 1 (0.017%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 243 (4.21%) QA
2 15 (0.26%) ISO 9001
3 12 (0.21%) WCAG
4 11 (0.19%) ISO 14001
5 8 (0.14%) WAI
6 7 (0.12%) SLA
7 4 (0.069%) PMO
8 1 (0.017%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.017%) GCP
8 1 (0.017%) MiFID
8 1 (0.017%) Section 508
System Software
1 181 (3.14%) Docker
2 17 (0.29%) Virtual Machines
3 13 (0.23%) Varnish
4 11 (0.19%) Firmware
5 8 (0.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (0.12%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (0.10%) LXC
7 6 (0.10%) vSphere
8 3 (0.052%) iptables
9 1 (0.017%) HDFS
9 1 (0.017%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 36 (0.62%) Ansible
2 26 (0.45%) Kubernetes
3 25 (0.43%) Puppet
4 17 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
5 13 (0.23%) Terraform
6 10 (0.17%) Kibana
7 9 (0.16%) Grafana
8 6 (0.10%) Prometheus
8 6 (0.10%) rkt
8 6 (0.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (0.087%) Business Desktop Deployment
10 4 (0.069%) logstash
11 3 (0.052%) CloudForms
11 3 (0.052%) SELinux
11 3 (0.052%) StatsD
12 2 (0.035%) cPanel
12 2 (0.035%) Marathon
12 2 (0.035%) Plesk
13 1 (0.017%) Capistrano
13 1 (0.017%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 365 (6.33%) Adobe
2 343 (5.95%) Microsoft
3 152 (2.64%) Google
4 118 (2.05%) Oracle
5 84 (1.46%) Zend
6 81 (1.40%) SAP
7 54 (0.94%) Sitecore
8 45 (0.78%) Twitter
9 44 (0.76%) Perforce
10 30 (0.52%) Xamarin
11 28 (0.49%) Facebook
11 28 (0.49%) Sybase
12 27 (0.47%) CA Agile Central
12 27 (0.47%) Cognos
12 27 (0.47%) PayPal
13 25 (0.43%) Salesforce.com
14 21 (0.36%) Atlassian
15 18 (0.31%) Tableau
16 17 (0.29%) hybris
17 15 (0.26%) Sencha
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: to 70k plus benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReStart Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: £35 - £55 per annum, Benefits bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
South West London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £25000 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Innodigital
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum 40k-70k with benefits package
Posted: 20 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £350000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + and additional benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + and great benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £24k plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago