The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £37,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK
Rank 659 554 623
Rank change year-on-year -105 +69  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 203 443 360
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.43% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.44% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 180 395 315
Median salary £37,500 £38,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.22% +10.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +25.00%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 26 March 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 26 March 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 -75 192 £37,500 -6.25% 40
South East +4 59 £32,500 -13.33% 7
London -9 40 £45,000 -5.26% 11
West Midlands +37 22 £35,000 - 3
East of England -4 20 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Berkshire +42 17 £30,750 -23.12% 2
Surrey +47 16 £21,500 -4.44%
South West +17 16 £35,000 -12.50%
North West -20 15 £35,000 -9.67% 8
Manchester -19 14 £36,250 -12.12% 6
Hampshire +22 12 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Birmingham +26 9 £35,000 +20.68% 1
East Midlands -12 9 £32,000 -8.57% 3
West Sussex +11 8 £29,000 -42.00% 2
Bristol +7 8 £46,250 +2.77%
Leatherhead - 8 £21,500 -
City of London +36 7 £45,000 -14.28% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 7 £46,614 +43.42% 2
Southampton +15 6 £40,750 -14.21% 1
Worthing +1 6 £29,000 -27.50% 1
Yorkshire -13 6 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Coventry +16 5 £47,500 +18.75%
Hertfordshire +13 5 £40,000 -20.00%
North East +10 5 - - 1
South Wales +5 5 £30,000 +3.44%
Cardiff +3 5 £30,000 -9.77%
Peterborough +3 5 £46,614 +43.42%
Watford +2 5 £40,000 +60.00%
Wales -3 5 £30,000 +3.44%
Leicester -5 5 £29,000 -3.33%

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

For the 6 months to 26 March 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.

1 479 (98.76%) Web Development
2 470 (96.91%) JavaScript
3 462 (95.26%) CSS
4 451 (92.99%) HTML
5 284 (58.56%) HTML5
6 276 (56.91%) Front End Development
7 256 (52.78%) CSS3
8 231 (47.63%) AngularJS
9 225 (46.39%) jQuery
10 160 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
11 131 (27.01%) User Experience
12 124 (25.57%) Sass
13 109 (22.47%) PHP
14 105 (21.65%) .NET
15 103 (21.24%) React
16 86 (17.73%) MVC
17 85 (17.53%) Responsive Web Design
18 81 (16.70%) Backbone.js
18 81 (16.70%) Photoshop
19 74 (15.26%) E-Commerce
20 73 (15.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 72 (14.85%) ASP.NET
22 70 (14.43%) LESS
23 68 (14.02%) Node.js
23 68 (14.02%) Degree
24 64 (13.20%) C#
24 64 (13.20%) Web Design
25 60 (12.37%) Marketing
25 60 (12.37%) Ajax
26 59 (12.16%) Git (software)

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 46 (9.48%) CMS
2 45 (9.28%) WordPress
3 18 (3.71%) Apache
4 15 (3.09%) Drupal
5 11 (2.27%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.06%) EPiServer
7 9 (1.86%) SharePoint
8 8 (1.65%) JBoss
8 8 (1.65%) Umbraco
9 3 (0.62%) Confluence
9 3 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
9 3 (0.62%) GlassFish
9 3 (0.62%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.21%) Apache Spark
11 1 (0.21%) ExpressionEngine
11 1 (0.21%) IIS
11 1 (0.21%) SilverStripe
11 1 (0.21%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 81 (16.70%) Photoshop
2 31 (6.39%) Adobe Illustrator
3 15 (3.09%) MS Excel
4 10 (2.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 8 (1.65%) Fireworks
5 8 (1.65%) InDesign
6 5 (1.03%) MS Office
7 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.47%) Magento
2 6 (1.24%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (3.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (2.68%) GitHub
4 6 (1.24%) Google Analytics
4 6 (1.24%) SaaS
5 2 (0.41%) Google Tag Manager
5 2 (0.41%) Responsys
6 1 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.21%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.21%) Office 365
6 1 (0.21%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.03%) HTTP
1 5 (1.03%) LDAP
2 4 (0.82%) Internet
3 2 (0.41%) DNS
3 2 (0.41%) Intranet
3 2 (0.41%) SSL
4 1 (0.21%) Extranet
4 1 (0.21%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (8.45%) MySQL
2 31 (6.39%) SQL Server
3 4 (0.82%) Big Data
3 4 (0.82%) MongoDB
3 4 (0.82%) Redis
4 3 (0.62%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.21%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.21%) RethinkDB
5 1 (0.21%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 59 (12.16%) Git (software)
2 33 (6.80%) gulp
3 27 (5.57%) Grunt
4 13 (2.68%) Subversion
5 11 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
6 9 (1.86%) Bower
6 9 (1.86%) Jasmine
7 8 (1.65%) Karma Test Runner
8 7 (1.44%) JIRA
8 7 (1.44%) Selenium
8 7 (1.44%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (1.24%) JUnit
9 6 (1.24%) Maven
9 6 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 5 (1.03%) webpack
11 4 (0.82%) Cucumber
11 4 (0.82%) Jenkins
11 4 (0.82%) Mocha
11 4 (0.82%) Visual Website Optimizer
12 3 (0.62%) JIRA Agile
General
1 60 (12.37%) Marketing
2 35 (7.22%) Finance
3 31 (6.39%) Retail
4 20 (4.12%) Telecoms
5 15 (3.09%) Games
6 10 (2.06%) Advertising
7 9 (1.86%) Publishing
8 8 (1.65%) Banking
9 6 (1.24%) Front Office
10 4 (0.82%) Legal
11 2 (0.41%) Automotive
11 2 (0.41%) French Language
11 2 (0.41%) German Language
11 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.21%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.21%) Avionics
12 1 (0.21%) Back Office
12 1 (0.21%) Military
12 1 (0.21%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 462 (95.26%) CSS
2 451 (92.99%) HTML
3 284 (58.56%) HTML5
4 256 (52.78%) CSS3
5 231 (47.63%) AngularJS
6 225 (46.39%) jQuery
7 124 (25.57%) Sass
8 105 (21.65%) .NET
9 103 (21.24%) React
10 81 (16.70%) Backbone.js
11 73 (15.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 72 (14.85%) ASP.NET
13 70 (14.43%) LESS
14 68 (14.02%) Node.js
15 60 (12.37%) Ajax
16 53 (10.93%) KnockoutJS
17 50 (10.31%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (6.60%) JSON
19 30 (6.19%) D3.js
20 29 (5.98%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 131 (27.01%) User Experience
2 47 (9.69%) Computer Science
3 23 (4.74%) Mobile App
4 15 (3.09%) W3C
5 13 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (2.47%) iPad
7 11 (2.27%) Semantic Web
8 8 (1.65%) NHS
9 7 (1.44%) Social Media
10 6 (1.24%) Graphic Design
11 5 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 5 (1.03%) Smartphone
12 4 (0.82%) Fintech
13 3 (0.62%) Management Information System
14 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.41%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.41%) Linux Command Line
14 2 (0.41%) Web 2.0
15 1 (0.21%) Animation
15 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.51%) Android
1 17 (3.51%) Apple iOS
2 10 (2.06%) Linux
3 5 (1.03%) Unix
4 4 (0.82%) Windows
5 2 (0.41%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 479 (98.76%) Web Development
2 276 (56.91%) Front End Development
3 160 (32.99%) Agile Software Development
4 86 (17.73%) MVC
5 85 (17.53%) Responsive Web Design
6 74 (15.26%) E-Commerce
7 64 (13.20%) Web Design
8 57 (11.75%) TDD
9 45 (9.28%) Visualisation
10 43 (8.87%) Software Engineering
11 39 (8.04%) BDD
12 38 (7.84%) Scrum
13 37 (7.63%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 33 (6.80%) Web Accessibility
15 28 (5.77%) OO
16 27 (5.57%) Data Visualisation
17 26 (5.36%) SEO
17 26 (5.36%) Wireframes
18 20 (4.12%) OOP
19 17 (3.51%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 470 (96.91%) JavaScript
2 109 (22.47%) PHP
3 64 (13.20%) C#
4 43 (8.87%) Java
5 33 (6.80%) ES6
6 27 (5.57%) SQL
7 15 (3.09%) C++
7 15 (3.09%) TypeScript
8 11 (2.27%) Python
9 9 (1.86%) PHP 5
9 9 (1.86%) Ruby
10 8 (1.65%) Perl
11 5 (1.03%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.62%) Go
12 3 (0.62%) PHP 7
12 3 (0.62%) Scala
12 3 (0.62%) XPath
13 2 (0.41%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.41%) R
13 2 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 68 (14.02%) Degree
2 11 (2.27%) PhD
3 4 (0.82%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.27%) WAI
2 9 (1.86%) QA
System Software
1 7 (1.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 43 (8.87%) Adobe
2 17 (3.51%) Google
3 16 (3.30%) Microsoft
4 12 (2.47%) Zend
5 9 (1.86%) Oracle
6 8 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
7 7 (1.44%) Facebook
8 5 (1.03%) Perforce
9 4 (0.82%) hybris
9 4 (0.82%) Optimizely
9 4 (0.82%) Qubit
10 3 (0.62%) T-Plan
10 3 (0.62%) Twitter
11 2 (0.41%) Monetate
11 2 (0.41%) Sitecore
Cambridgeshire
Talent Point Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
North West London
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Henley-On-Thames, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £24000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 5 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worksop, Nottinghamshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Talent Point
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
UK
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Networking People
Salary: £48000 - £52000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
The Little Black Book Agency
Posted: 11 days ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Barnsley Metropolitan Borough Council
Salary: From £33,437 to £36,379 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury
Spectrum IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 19 days ago
Cheadle
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London
Huxley
Salary: £70000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds, Bradford Head Office
Morrisons
Salary: £competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Talent Point
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago