Period
to 23 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £25,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1052 1025 1144
Rank change year-on-year -27 +119 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 147 146 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.083% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.086% 0.070%
Number of salaries quoted 126 127 125
UK median annual salary £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +7.84% +2.00%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £35,000 £38,150 £37,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
% change year-on-year -2.00% +8.70% +2.22%

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 169,607 169,366 204,229
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.26% 96.49% 96.65%
Number of salaries quoted 139,181 140,637 170,778
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,367
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.44% +3.04%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 23 February 2018.

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

Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 14 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 23 February 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 +2 134 £25,000 -9.09% 33
UK excluding London +32 110 £24,500 -2.00% 25
Midlands +40 40 £24,500 -10.91% 2
West Midlands +31 37 £24,500 +11.36% 1
London -23 35 £30,750 +2.50% 9
South East -10 26 £25,000 - 6
North of England +5 24 £22,500 -18.18% 14
North West -13 18 £22,500 -18.18% 10
Wales +19 9 £20,000 -6.98%
South West +10 8 £26,000 -3.70% 1
Yorkshire +22 6 £22,500 -4.26% 3
East Midlands +1 3 £25,000 -9.09% 1
Scotland -42 2 £26,500 +6.00% 1
East of England -4 1 £25,000 +3.09% 1

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

For the 6 months to 23 February 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.

1 146 (99.32%) Front End Development
2 138 (93.88%) CSS
3 137 (93.20%) HTML
4 127 (86.39%) JavaScript
5 78 (53.06%) jQuery
5 78 (53.06%) AngularJS
6 67 (45.58%) HTML5
7 51 (34.69%) PHP
8 48 (32.65%) CSS3
9 46 (31.29%) Web Development
10 43 (29.25%) User Experience
11 41 (27.89%) React
12 40 (27.21%) Sass
13 34 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
14 33 (22.45%) Node.js
15 27 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
15 27 (18.37%) Git (software)
16 25 (17.01%) WordPress
17 22 (14.97%) Marketing
18 21 (14.29%) Java
19 19 (12.93%) Finance
20 18 (12.24%) Games
21 17 (11.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 16 (10.88%) Web Design
23 14 (9.52%) MySQL
23 14 (9.52%) Twitter
24 13 (8.84%) E-Commerce
24 13 (8.84%) Computer Science
25 12 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
25 12 (8.16%) Mentoring

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 25 (17.01%) WordPress
2 6 (4.08%) CMS
2 6 (4.08%) ExpressionEngine
3 5 (3.40%) Drupal
4 3 (2.04%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.36%) DNN
6 1 (0.68%) Apache
6 1 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.68%) Joomla!
Applications
1 11 (7.48%) Photoshop
2 10 (6.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (4.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (1.36%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.40%) SaaS
2 4 (2.72%) GitHub
3 3 (2.04%) npm
4 1 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.68%) Firebase
4 1 (0.68%) Yarn
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.44%) Internet
2 1 (0.68%) SMS
2 1 (0.68%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.52%) MySQL
2 2 (1.36%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.68%) Big Data
3 1 (0.68%) GIS
3 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.68%) phpMyAdmin
3 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.68%) RethinkDB
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (18.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.48%) Grunt
2 11 (7.48%) gulp
3 3 (2.04%) Subversion
4 2 (1.36%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 2 (1.36%) Mocha
4 2 (1.36%) PostCSS
5 1 (0.68%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.68%) GitLab
5 1 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.68%) Moq
5 1 (0.68%) NUnit
5 1 (0.68%) Selenium
5 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 22 (14.97%) Marketing
2 19 (12.93%) Finance
3 18 (12.24%) Games
4 10 (6.80%) Retail
5 7 (4.76%) Advertising
6 5 (3.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 138 (93.88%) CSS
2 137 (93.20%) HTML
3 78 (53.06%) AngularJS
3 78 (53.06%) jQuery
4 67 (45.58%) HTML5
5 48 (32.65%) CSS3
6 41 (27.89%) React
7 40 (27.21%) Sass
8 33 (22.45%) Node.js
9 17 (11.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (7.48%) .NET
11 9 (6.12%) REST
11 9 (6.12%) Ruby on Rails
12 7 (4.76%) Laravel
13 6 (4.08%) CodeIgniter
13 6 (4.08%) Django
13 6 (4.08%) Ember.js
13 6 (4.08%) RESTful
13 6 (4.08%) Symfony
14 4 (2.72%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 43 (29.25%) User Experience
2 13 (8.84%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.08%) Animation
3 6 (4.08%) Fintech
4 5 (3.40%) Graphic Design
4 5 (3.40%) Motion Graphics
4 5 (3.40%) Social Media
5 4 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.04%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (1.36%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.36%) BBC
7 2 (1.36%) Blog
8 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.68%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.68%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.68%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.08%) Android
1 6 (4.08%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.36%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (99.32%) Front End Development
2 46 (31.29%) Web Development
3 34 (23.13%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
5 16 (10.88%) Web Design
6 13 (8.84%) E-Commerce
7 12 (8.16%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (8.16%) Mentoring
8 8 (5.44%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 8 (5.44%) SEO
9 7 (4.76%) Wireframes
10 6 (4.08%) Open Source
11 5 (3.40%) A/B Testing
11 5 (3.40%) Internet Marketing
12 4 (2.72%) Analytics
12 4 (2.72%) Android Development
12 4 (2.72%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (2.72%) iOS Development
12 4 (2.72%) Software Engineering
12 4 (2.72%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 127 (86.39%) JavaScript
2 51 (34.69%) PHP
3 21 (14.29%) Java
4 11 (7.48%) SQL
5 10 (6.80%) Ruby
6 6 (4.08%) GraphQL
6 6 (4.08%) Scala
7 3 (2.04%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.36%) C
8 2 (1.36%) C#
8 2 (1.36%) ES6
8 2 (1.36%) Python
9 1 (0.68%) CFML
Qualifications
1 10 (6.80%) Degree
2 3 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.36%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.68%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 14 (9.52%) Twitter
2 11 (7.48%) Adobe
2 11 (7.48%) Google
3 7 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.04%) Facebook
4 3 (2.04%) Optimizely
5 1 (0.68%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.68%) Samsung
5 1 (0.68%) Zend