Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1009 1018 1084
Rank change year-on-year +9 +66 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 131 188 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.082% 0.10% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.11% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 116 174 116
UK median annual salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £42,500 £40,500 £41,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £26,500 £27,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year -1.85% +8.00% +4.17%

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 152,660 172,531 179,238
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.04% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 122,387 138,781 149,637
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% +3.16% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
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% - +3.03%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +9 118 £27,500 - 29
UK excluding London +19 95 £26,500 -1.85% 17
London +35 34 £35,000 - 12
South East +26 30 £26,500 -11.67% 4
Midlands +11 22 £24,000 -2.04% 3
East of England +38 19 £27,500 -26.67% 2
West Midlands +11 14 £21,500 -12.24%
North of England +25 10 £31,250 +38.89% 7
Scotland - 10 £30,000 -
East Midlands +33 8 £25,750 -6.36% 3
North West +13 8 £27,500 +22.22% 2
South West +2 3 £22,500 -18.18% 1
Yorkshire +16 2 £40,000 +53.85% 5
Wales +11 1 £25,000 -5.66%

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

For the 6 months to 14 December 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.

1 126 (96.18%) Front End Development
2 121 (92.37%) JavaScript
3 114 (87.02%) CSS
4 111 (84.73%) HTML
5 53 (40.46%) HTML5
6 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
7 47 (35.88%) CSS3
7 47 (35.88%) jQuery
8 45 (34.35%) React
9 41 (31.30%) Sass
10 39 (29.77%) Web Development
11 33 (25.19%) Node.js
12 31 (23.66%) Git (software)
13 24 (18.32%) C#
13 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (18.32%) User Experience
13 24 (18.32%) Vue.js
14 23 (17.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 21 (16.03%) Degree
16 20 (15.27%) Marketing
17 19 (14.50%) Finance
17 19 (14.50%) PHP
17 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
18 18 (13.74%) Computer Science
19 17 (12.98%) Adobe
19 17 (12.98%) .NET
20 15 (11.45%) CMS
21 14 (10.69%) Redux
22 12 (9.16%) npm
22 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving

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 15 (11.45%) CMS
2 7 (5.34%) Umbraco
3 6 (4.58%) Confluence
4 3 (2.29%) WordPress
5 1 (0.76%) concrete5
5 1 (0.76%) EPiServer
Applications
1 12 (9.16%) Photoshop
2 8 (6.11%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (5.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.53%) InDesign
5 1 (0.76%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Eloqua
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
1 1 (0.76%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.16%) npm
2 6 (4.58%) SaaS
3 3 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (2.29%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.76%) GitHub
4 1 (0.76%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.82%) FTP
1 5 (3.82%) Internet
1 5 (3.82%) SSH
2 2 (1.53%) AMQP
2 2 (1.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (9.16%) MySQL
2 6 (4.58%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (2.29%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.53%) GIS
4 2 (1.53%) NoSQL
4 2 (1.53%) Redis
5 1 (0.76%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 31 (23.66%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.16%) webpack
3 7 (5.34%) JIRA
3 7 (5.34%) Subversion
4 6 (4.58%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.58%) Visual Studio Code
5 5 (3.82%) gulp
5 5 (3.82%) Mercurial
6 3 (2.29%) Grunt
7 2 (1.53%) Dreamweaver
7 2 (1.53%) GitLab
7 2 (1.53%) Mocha
8 1 (0.76%) Bower
8 1 (0.76%) git-flow
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (15.27%) Marketing
2 19 (14.50%) Finance
3 12 (9.16%) Retail
4 7 (5.34%) Banking
4 7 (5.34%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.05%) Games
6 2 (1.53%) Advertising
6 2 (1.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.76%) Legal
7 1 (0.76%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 114 (87.02%) CSS
2 111 (84.73%) HTML
3 53 (40.46%) HTML5
4 52 (39.69%) AngularJS
5 47 (35.88%) CSS3
5 47 (35.88%) jQuery
6 45 (34.35%) React
7 41 (31.30%) Sass
8 33 (25.19%) Node.js
9 24 (18.32%) Vue.js
10 23 (17.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 17 (12.98%) .NET
12 14 (10.69%) Redux
13 12 (9.16%) Ajax
14 11 (8.40%) Angular 2
15 10 (7.63%) ASP.NET
15 10 (7.63%) Backbone.js
16 8 (6.11%) Razor View Engine
16 8 (6.11%) REST
17 7 (5.34%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 24 (18.32%) User Experience
2 8 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.29%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (1.53%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (1.53%) Social Media
5 1 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
5 1 (0.76%) Animation
5 1 (0.76%) Blog
5 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.76%) Hedge funds
5 1 (0.76%) Life Science
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.58%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Android
2 1 (0.76%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (96.18%) Front End Development
2 39 (29.77%) Web Development
3 24 (18.32%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (14.50%) E-Commerce
5 18 (13.74%) Computer Science
6 12 (9.16%) Content Management
6 12 (9.16%) Problem-Solving
7 11 (8.40%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (8.40%) MVC
8 10 (7.63%) Responsive Web Design
9 9 (6.87%) Mobile First
9 9 (6.87%) OOP
9 9 (6.87%) SEO
10 8 (6.11%) Web Design
11 7 (5.34%) Microservices
12 6 (4.58%) Data Privacy
12 6 (4.58%) OO
12 6 (4.58%) Scrum
12 6 (4.58%) Time Management
12 6 (4.58%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 121 (92.37%) JavaScript
2 24 (18.32%) C#
3 19 (14.50%) PHP
4 11 (8.40%) ES6
4 11 (8.40%) SQL
5 9 (6.87%) Python
6 7 (5.34%) TypeScript
7 2 (1.53%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.53%) R
7 2 (1.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (16.03%) Degree
2 6 (4.58%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.53%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.76%) LiteSpeed
Vendors
1 17 (12.98%) Adobe
2 6 (4.58%) Atlassian
3 3 (2.29%) Google
3 3 (2.29%) Oracle
4 2 (1.53%) SAP
4 2 (1.53%) Software AG
4 2 (1.53%) TIBCO
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
5 1 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.76%) WooCommerce