The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £38,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 639 571 591
Rank change year-on-year -68 +20  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 233 374 423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.39% 0.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.40% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 198 345 381
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £24,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,200 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 84528 93714 106901
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 69082 78988 88114
Median salary £46,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.10% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £70,000 £72,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer).

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -78 219 £38,500 +2.66% 40
London -34 60 £47,500 -2.56% 8
North West -11 46 £38,500 +19.37% 4
South East +32 45 £37,500 +7.14% 9
Manchester +3 37 £38,500 +10.00% 3
West Midlands +4 26 £32,500 +18.18% 3
West Sussex - 16 £37,500 - 2
Yorkshire -7 15 £40,000 - 6
Birmingham +15 12 £30,000 -
East of England -38 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Hammersmith - 11 £60,000 -
Surrey +15 10 £55,000 +42.85% 2
Hampshire +11 10 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Worthing - 9 £29,000 - 1
South West -4 7 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Wolverhampton - 7 £32,500 -
City of London +29 6 £45,000 - 2
East Midlands +19 6 £33,750 +12.50% 5
Bury -1 6 £38,500 -30.00%
West Yorkshire -2 6 £32,500 - 1
Hertfordshire -14 6 £35,000 +7.69%
Crawley - 6 £46,250 -
Fareham +22 5 £32,500 +54.76% 2
Scotland +18 5 £26,500 -29.33% 2
Lancashire +8 5 £37,500 +7.14%
Nottinghamshire +3 5 £35,000 -18.60% 4
Bristol -15 5 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Borehamwood - 5 £35,000 -
Berkshire +23 4 £32,500 +12.06% 1
Cheshire -31 4 £40,000 +48.14% 1

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 437 (99.09%) Web Development
2 427 (96.83%) CSS
3 420 (95.24%) JavaScript
4 418 (94.78%) HTML
5 243 (55.10%) Front End Development
6 233 (52.83%) HTML5
7 206 (46.71%) jQuery
8 200 (45.35%) CSS3
9 185 (41.95%) AngularJS
10 157 (35.60%) User Experience
11 139 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
12 132 (29.93%) PHP
13 109 (24.72%) Sass
14 105 (23.81%) React
15 96 (21.77%) E-Commerce
16 83 (18.82%) Node.js
17 72 (16.33%) Photoshop
18 69 (15.65%) Responsive Web Design
19 68 (15.42%) Git (software)
20 64 (14.51%) Marketing
21 62 (14.06%) JSON
21 62 (14.06%) .NET
22 59 (13.38%) SEO
22 59 (13.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 58 (13.15%) Web Design
24 56 (12.70%) Backbone.js
25 54 (12.24%) MVC
25 54 (12.24%) MySQL
25 54 (12.24%) SQL
25 54 (12.24%) Degree

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 49 (11.11%) CMS
2 40 (9.07%) WordPress
3 24 (5.44%) IIS
4 22 (4.99%) Drupal
5 17 (3.85%) Tomcat
6 14 (3.17%) Apache
7 10 (2.27%) Umbraco
8 9 (2.04%) EPiServer
8 9 (2.04%) SharePoint
9 8 (1.81%) JBoss
10 4 (0.91%) Confluence
10 4 (0.91%) GlassFish
10 4 (0.91%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.23%) ColdFusion
12 1 (0.23%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.23%) Marvel
12 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 72 (16.33%) Photoshop
2 38 (8.62%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (5.22%) FileZilla
4 16 (3.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 7 (1.59%) InDesign
6 1 (0.23%) InVision
6 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 23 (5.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (2.95%) Magento
3 5 (1.13%) Shopify
4 1 (0.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.81%) GitHub
2 4 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (0.91%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.68%) SaaS
4 2 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
4 2 (0.45%) PaaS
5 1 (0.23%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.23%) Office 365
5 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.22%) FTP
1 23 (5.22%) SMTP
2 11 (2.49%) HTTP
2 11 (2.49%) Internet
3 5 (1.13%) SSL
4 3 (0.68%) LDAP
5 2 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.23%) Intranet
6 1 (0.23%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (12.24%) MySQL
2 26 (5.90%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.81%) NoSQL
4 6 (1.36%) MongoDB
4 6 (1.36%) Relational Database
5 5 (1.13%) RDBMS
6 2 (0.45%) DocumentDB
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.23%) Redis
Development Applications
1 68 (15.42%) Git (software)
2 47 (10.66%) gulp
3 37 (8.39%) Grunt
4 12 (2.72%) Bower
4 12 (2.72%) JIRA
5 11 (2.49%) Jasmine
5 11 (2.49%) Karma Test Runner
5 11 (2.49%) Subversion
5 11 (2.49%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 8 (1.81%) Dreamweaver
7 7 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (1.59%) webpack
8 6 (1.36%) JUnit
8 6 (1.36%) Maven
9 4 (0.91%) Cucumber
9 4 (0.91%) IntelliJ
9 4 (0.91%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.91%) JIRA Agile
9 4 (0.91%) LabVIEW
9 4 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 64 (14.51%) Marketing
2 42 (9.52%) Finance
3 41 (9.30%) Telecoms
4 40 (9.07%) Retail
5 27 (6.12%) Games
6 25 (5.67%) Manufacturing
7 23 (5.22%) Electronics
8 12 (2.72%) Banking
9 8 (1.81%) Publishing
10 7 (1.59%) Automotive
11 6 (1.36%) Legal
12 5 (1.13%) Advertising
12 5 (1.13%) Avionics
12 5 (1.13%) Military
13 4 (0.91%) Front Office
14 2 (0.45%) Back Office
14 2 (0.45%) French Language
14 2 (0.45%) German Language
14 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 427 (96.83%) CSS
2 418 (94.78%) HTML
3 233 (52.83%) HTML5
4 206 (46.71%) jQuery
5 200 (45.35%) CSS3
6 185 (41.95%) AngularJS
7 109 (24.72%) Sass
8 105 (23.81%) React
9 83 (18.82%) Node.js
10 62 (14.06%) .NET
10 62 (14.06%) JSON
11 59 (13.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 56 (12.70%) Backbone.js
13 53 (12.02%) LESS
14 46 (10.43%) Ajax
15 43 (9.75%) ASP.NET
16 36 (8.16%) Ember.js
17 35 (7.94%) REST
18 34 (7.71%) RESTful
19 30 (6.80%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 157 (35.60%) User Experience
2 47 (10.66%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.58%) Mobile App
4 23 (5.22%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (3.63%) W3C
6 13 (2.95%) Social Media
7 12 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (2.04%) iPad
9 8 (1.81%) Graphic Design
10 6 (1.36%) Driving Licence
10 6 (1.36%) NHS
11 5 (1.13%) BBC
11 5 (1.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.68%) Digital Media
12 3 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
13 2 (0.45%) Blog
13 2 (0.45%) Over-the-Top Content
13 2 (0.45%) Semantic Web
13 2 (0.45%) Social Network
13 2 (0.45%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 21 (4.76%) Apple iOS
2 19 (4.31%) Android
3 6 (1.36%) Linux
4 4 (0.91%) Unix
5 3 (0.68%) Windows
6 2 (0.45%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 437 (99.09%) Web Development
2 243 (55.10%) Front End Development
3 139 (31.52%) Agile Software Development
4 96 (21.77%) E-Commerce
5 69 (15.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 59 (13.38%) SEO
7 58 (13.15%) Web Design
8 54 (12.24%) MVC
9 50 (11.34%) Business Intelligence
10 42 (9.52%) TDD
11 37 (8.39%) Digital Marketing
12 33 (7.48%) Software Engineering
13 31 (7.03%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 28 (6.35%) Scrum
15 27 (6.12%) OO
16 26 (5.90%) Wireframes
17 23 (5.22%) Mobile Development
17 23 (5.22%) Programme Management
18 22 (4.99%) BDD
19 21 (4.76%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 420 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 132 (29.93%) PHP
3 54 (12.24%) SQL
4 49 (11.11%) C#
5 44 (9.98%) Java
6 28 (6.35%) T-SQL
7 24 (5.44%) VBScript
8 21 (4.76%) ES6
9 17 (3.85%) C++
9 17 (3.85%) Perl
10 14 (3.17%) Python
10 14 (3.17%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.59%) C
11 7 (1.59%) Ruby
12 6 (1.36%) VB
13 3 (0.68%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.68%) Bourne shell
13 3 (0.68%) Go
14 2 (0.45%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.45%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 54 (12.24%) Degree
2 19 (4.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (1.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (1.36%) PhD
5 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.23%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.04%) QA
2 5 (1.13%) WCAG
3 2 (0.45%) WAI
System Software
1 7 (1.59%) Varnish
2 3 (0.68%) Docker
Vendors
1 47 (10.66%) Adobe
2 24 (5.44%) SAP
3 23 (5.22%) PayPal
4 16 (3.63%) Google
5 14 (3.17%) Microsoft
6 11 (2.49%) Optimizely
6 11 (2.49%) Qubit
7 8 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
7 8 (1.81%) Zend
8 5 (1.13%) FatWire
8 5 (1.13%) Samsung
9 4 (0.91%) hybris
9 4 (0.91%) Oracle
10 3 (0.68%) Facebook
10 3 (0.68%) Perforce
10 3 (0.68%) T-Plan
11 2 (0.45%) HubSpot
11 2 (0.45%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.23%) Demandware
12 1 (0.23%) Twitter
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