Period
to 12 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 990 1096 1131
Rank change year-on-year +106 +35 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 190 136 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.073% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.076% 0.074%
Number of salaries quoted 177 118 126
UK median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.85% +20.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £39,750 £41,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +4.17% +11.63%

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 172109 179749 206490
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.95% 96.51% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 138436 150116 172214
UK median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,473
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +3.03% +3.13%

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 12 December 2017.

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

Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 13 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 12 December 2017. 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 +73 188 £27,500 - 11
UK excluding London +78 120 £27,500 +10.00% 10
London +4 67 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Midlands +57 47 £24,500 -10.91% 3
West Midlands +59 45 £24,500 -10.91% 2
South East +30 25 £30,000 +20.00% 1
South West +13 21 £27,500 +4.76% 1
North of England +11 17 £22,500 -18.18% 3
North West -5 16 £22,500 -18.18% 2
East of England +8 9 £37,500 +38.89% 2
East Midlands +19 2 £27,500 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire +25 1 £26,000 +13.04% 1
Wales - 1 £26,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, Junior Front End 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 Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 187 (98.42%) Front End Development
2 180 (94.74%) HTML
2 180 (94.74%) CSS
3 172 (90.53%) JavaScript
4 118 (62.11%) AngularJS
5 90 (47.37%) jQuery
6 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
6 83 (43.68%) HTML5
7 76 (40.00%) CSS3
8 60 (31.58%) PHP
9 51 (26.84%) React
9 51 (26.84%) Sass
10 49 (25.79%) User Experience
10 49 (25.79%) Web Development
11 48 (25.26%) Node.js
12 46 (24.21%) Finance
13 42 (22.11%) Marketing
14 33 (17.37%) WordPress
15 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
15 32 (16.84%) SQL
16 29 (15.26%) REST
17 28 (14.74%) Java
18 27 (14.21%) Ember.js
19 25 (13.16%) XML
20 24 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (12.63%) C#
20 24 (12.63%) Photoshop
20 24 (12.63%) Backbone.js
21 22 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 21 (11.05%) Internet

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 33 (17.37%) WordPress
2 9 (4.74%) CMS
3 6 (3.16%) Drupal
4 5 (2.63%) ExpressionEngine
5 1 (0.53%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.53%) Kentico
5 1 (0.53%) Magnolia
5 1 (0.53%) Umbraco
Applications
1 24 (12.63%) Photoshop
2 20 (10.53%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.58%) GIMP
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.16%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.53%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.84%) npm
2 5 (2.63%) GitHub
3 4 (2.11%) SaaS
4 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.53%) Firebase
5 1 (0.53%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.53%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.53%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 21 (11.05%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.79%) MySQL
2 3 (1.58%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.05%) Big Data
3 2 (1.05%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.53%) Couchbase
4 1 (0.53%) GIS
4 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.53%) Power BI
4 1 (0.53%) QlikView
4 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 32 (16.84%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.00%) Grunt
3 16 (8.42%) gulp
4 9 (4.74%) Bower
5 7 (3.68%) Subversion
6 3 (1.58%) Firebug
7 2 (1.05%) Appcelerator Titanium
7 2 (1.05%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.05%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (1.05%) PostCSS
7 2 (1.05%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.05%) webpack
8 1 (0.53%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.53%) git-flow
8 1 (0.53%) GitLab
8 1 (0.53%) JIRA
8 1 (0.53%) Mocha
8 1 (0.53%) Moq
8 1 (0.53%) Selenium
General
1 46 (24.21%) Finance
2 42 (22.11%) Marketing
3 16 (8.42%) Games
4 11 (5.79%) Electronics
4 11 (5.79%) Manufacturing
4 11 (5.79%) Telecoms
5 10 (5.26%) Retail
6 7 (3.68%) Banking
7 4 (2.11%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.11%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.58%) Advertising
9 1 (0.53%) Automotive
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Economy
9 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (94.74%) CSS
1 180 (94.74%) HTML
2 118 (62.11%) AngularJS
3 90 (47.37%) jQuery
4 83 (43.68%) HTML5
5 76 (40.00%) CSS3
6 51 (26.84%) React
6 51 (26.84%) Sass
7 48 (25.26%) Node.js
8 29 (15.26%) REST
9 27 (14.21%) Ember.js
10 25 (13.16%) XML
11 24 (12.63%) Backbone.js
12 22 (11.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 21 (11.05%) Ajax
13 21 (11.05%) JSON
14 20 (10.53%) .NET
14 20 (10.53%) Ruby on Rails
15 19 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
16 14 (7.37%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 49 (25.79%) User Experience
2 15 (7.89%) Graphic Design
3 14 (7.37%) Social Media
4 7 (3.68%) Fintech
5 5 (2.63%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.11%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.11%) iPad
7 3 (1.58%) BBC
8 2 (1.05%) Blog
8 2 (1.05%) W3C
9 1 (0.53%) Animation
9 1 (0.53%) Digital Signage
9 1 (0.53%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.53%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.53%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.53%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.53%) Reinsurance
9 1 (0.53%) Replication
9 1 (0.53%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (5.79%) Android
1 11 (5.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.53%) Linux
2 1 (0.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 187 (98.42%) Front End Development
2 83 (43.68%) Agile Software Development
3 49 (25.79%) Web Development
4 24 (12.63%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.53%) Web Design
6 18 (9.47%) SEO
7 17 (8.95%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (8.42%) Open Source
9 15 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (7.37%) Internet Marketing
11 13 (6.84%) TDD
12 11 (5.79%) E-Commerce
12 11 (5.79%) Programme Management
13 10 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (5.26%) Scrum
14 9 (4.74%) Code Optimisation
15 8 (4.21%) MVC
16 7 (3.68%) Android Development
16 7 (3.68%) iOS Development
16 7 (3.68%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 172 (90.53%) JavaScript
2 60 (31.58%) PHP
3 32 (16.84%) SQL
4 28 (14.74%) Java
5 24 (12.63%) C#
6 21 (11.05%) Ruby
7 11 (5.79%) C++
8 4 (2.11%) GraphQL
9 3 (1.58%) ES6
9 3 (1.58%) PHP 5
9 3 (1.58%) Python
10 1 (0.53%) CFML
10 1 (0.53%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.53%) TypeScript
10 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.16%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 11 (5.79%) SAP
1 11 (5.79%) Twitter
2 9 (4.74%) Adobe
2 9 (4.74%) Google
3 3 (1.58%) Facebook
3 3 (1.58%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.05%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.53%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.53%) WooCommerce