Period
to 24 September 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £28,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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

Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1049 988 1124
Rank change year-on-year -61 +136 +65
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 110 205 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.12% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.069% 0.12% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 102 190 121
UK median annual salary £28,000 £27,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.90% +0.91% +4.76%
10th Percentile £20,125 £21,925 £21,250
90th Percentile £38,625 £40,125 £41,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
% change year-on-year -5.45% +3.77% +6.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 159,874 167,577 186,122
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.02% 95.99% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 128,822 134,320 156,383
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) over the 6 months to 24 September 2018.

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

Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the UK over the 6 months to 24 September 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
England -56 101 £27,500 -0.90% 19
UK excluding London -39 75 £26,000 -5.45% 17
London -17 33 £32,500 -4.41% 3
East of England +23 23 £28,500 -24.00% 5
West Midlands +2 19 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Midlands -4 19 £22,500 -18.18% 3
South East -12 15 £27,500 -8.33% 4
North of England +14 7 £27,500 +14.58% 3
Scotland - 7 £30,000 - 1
North West +4 6 £30,000 +25.00% 3
South West -15 4 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +32 1 £25,000 +11.11%

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

For the 6 months to 24 September 2018, Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 102 (92.73%) CSS
1 102 (92.73%) Front End Development
2 98 (89.09%) HTML
3 97 (88.18%) JavaScript
4 57 (51.82%) AngularJS
5 55 (50.00%) HTML5
6 49 (44.55%) CSS3
7 46 (41.82%) jQuery
8 45 (40.91%) React
9 44 (40.00%) Web Development
10 35 (31.82%) Sass
11 30 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 29 (26.36%) Git (software)
13 27 (24.55%) Node.js
13 27 (24.55%) User Experience
14 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
15 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 22 (20.00%) Vue.js
16 21 (19.09%) C#
17 17 (15.45%) Responsive Web Design
18 16 (14.55%) Degree
19 15 (13.64%) Retail
19 15 (13.64%) Java
19 15 (13.64%) .NET
20 14 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
21 13 (11.82%) Adobe
21 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
22 12 (10.91%) Marketing
22 12 (10.91%) Photoshop
22 12 (10.91%) CMS

Junior Front End 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 12 (10.91%) CMS
2 2 (1.82%) Umbraco
2 2 (1.82%) WordPress
3 1 (0.91%) concrete5
3 1 (0.91%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Photoshop
2 7 (6.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 7 (6.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.82%) InDesign
4 1 (0.91%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) npm
2 4 (3.64%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.91%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (0.91%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.55%) Internet
2 2 (1.82%) Intranet
3 1 (0.91%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) Relational Database
2 2 (1.82%) Big Data
2 2 (1.82%) GIS
2 2 (1.82%) MongoDB
2 2 (1.82%) NoSQL
2 2 (1.82%) Redis
3 1 (0.91%) MySQL
3 1 (0.91%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 29 (26.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.36%) webpack
3 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio
3 6 (5.45%) Visual Studio Code
4 5 (4.55%) Subversion
5 4 (3.64%) gulp
6 3 (2.73%) Grunt
7 2 (1.82%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.82%) Hudson
7 2 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.82%) Mocha
7 2 (1.82%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.91%) Bower
8 1 (0.91%) git-flow
8 1 (0.91%) JIRA
8 1 (0.91%) Selenium
General
1 15 (13.64%) Retail
2 12 (10.91%) Marketing
3 8 (7.27%) Finance
4 3 (2.73%) Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Advertising
5 2 (1.82%) Back Office
5 2 (1.82%) Games
5 2 (1.82%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (92.73%) CSS
2 98 (89.09%) HTML
3 57 (51.82%) AngularJS
4 55 (50.00%) HTML5
5 49 (44.55%) CSS3
6 46 (41.82%) jQuery
7 45 (40.91%) React
8 35 (31.82%) Sass
9 30 (27.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 27 (24.55%) Node.js
11 22 (20.00%) Vue.js
12 15 (13.64%) .NET
13 12 (10.91%) Redux
14 11 (10.00%) Ajax
15 10 (9.09%) ASP.NET
16 8 (7.27%) Razor View Engine
17 6 (5.45%) Backbone.js
18 5 (4.55%) Angular 2
18 5 (4.55%) LESS
18 5 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (24.55%) User Experience
2 13 (11.82%) Computer Science
3 10 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.73%) Social Media
5 2 (1.82%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.91%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.91%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.91%) Android
1 1 (0.91%) Apple iOS
1 1 (0.91%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (92.73%) Front End Development
2 44 (40.00%) Web Development
3 25 (22.73%) E-Commerce
4 22 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (15.45%) Responsive Web Design
6 14 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (10.00%) Mobile First
7 11 (10.00%) MVC
7 11 (10.00%) SEO
8 8 (7.27%) Content Management
8 8 (7.27%) Web Design
9 7 (6.36%) Data Privacy
9 7 (6.36%) OOP
10 6 (5.45%) OO
10 6 (5.45%) Scrum
10 6 (5.45%) Web Operations
11 5 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (4.55%) Software Engineering
11 5 (4.55%) Wireframes
12 4 (3.64%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 97 (88.18%) JavaScript
2 21 (19.09%) C#
3 15 (13.64%) Java
4 10 (9.09%) PHP
5 9 (8.18%) ES6
6 7 (6.36%) SQL
7 4 (3.64%) C++
7 4 (3.64%) Fortran
7 4 (3.64%) Pascal
7 4 (3.64%) Python
7 4 (3.64%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.82%) R
9 1 (0.91%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.91%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (14.55%) Degree
2 6 (5.45%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 3 (2.73%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (2.73%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) Adobe
2 8 (7.27%) Google
3 6 (5.45%) Twitter
4 2 (1.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.82%) Xamarin
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com