Period
to 21 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 21 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 64 91 80
Rank change year-on-year +27 -11 +5
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 27 5 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 3.05% 0.50% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 0.57% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 33
Watford median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +50.00% -15.15%
10th Percentile £33,750 £51,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £66,750 £46,500
Hertfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +16.67% +20.00% -17.58%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 754 879 1,016
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 85.29% 87.72% 92.62%
Number of salaries quoted 574 784 855
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,250 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.50% -4.29% +16.67%
10th Percentile £26,750 £29,575 £28,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £67,500 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Watford

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Watford.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Watford

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Watford over the 6 months to 21 March 2019.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 March 2019, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Watford region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 18 (66.67%) HTML
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 18 (66.67%) CSS
2 17 (62.96%) User Experience
3 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
3 14 (51.85%) AngularJS
4 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (44.44%) jQuery
6 11 (40.74%) SQL
7 10 (37.04%) XML
7 10 (37.04%) TDD
7 10 (37.04%) BDD
7 10 (37.04%) LESS
8 9 (33.33%) React
8 9 (33.33%) HTML5
8 9 (33.33%) CSS3
8 9 (33.33%) Sass
8 9 (33.33%) MVC
8 9 (33.33%) Scrum
9 7 (25.93%) Retail
9 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (22.22%) User Stories
10 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
10 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
10 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
10 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
10 6 (22.22%) Spring
10 6 (22.22%) Maven
10 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (22.22%) Java SE

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (22.22%) Tomcat
1 6 (22.22%) WebLogic
2 5 (18.52%) IIS
2 5 (18.52%) SharePoint Server
2 5 (18.52%) Umbraco
3 3 (11.11%) Marvel
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) GIMP
1 3 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 6 (22.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Git (software)
2 6 (22.22%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) gulp
3 4 (14.81%) PostCSS
3 4 (14.81%) webpack
4 3 (11.11%) Mercurial
4 3 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (3.70%) Cucumber
5 1 (3.70%) JMeter
5 1 (3.70%) LoadRunner
5 1 (3.70%) Robot Framework
5 1 (3.70%) Selenium
5 1 (3.70%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (25.93%) Retail
2 6 (22.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (88.89%) Developer
2 13 (48.15%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (37.04%) Senior Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Java Developer
4 6 (22.22%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Full Stack Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Software Developer
7 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Developer
7 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Junior
7 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior E-Commerce Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) CSS
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 14 (51.85%) AngularJS
3 12 (44.44%) jQuery
4 10 (37.04%) LESS
4 10 (37.04%) XML
5 9 (33.33%) CSS3
5 9 (33.33%) HTML5
5 9 (33.33%) React
5 9 (33.33%) Sass
6 7 (25.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 6 (22.22%) DOM
7 6 (22.22%) J2EE
7 6 (22.22%) Java EE
7 6 (22.22%) Java SE
7 6 (22.22%) JAXB
7 6 (22.22%) JDBC
7 6 (22.22%) SAX
7 6 (22.22%) Spring Boot
7 6 (22.22%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (62.96%) User Experience
2 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (14.81%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (11.11%) Graphic Design
4 3 (11.11%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) Windows
1 5 (18.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (37.04%) BDD
2 10 (37.04%) TDD
3 9 (33.33%) MVC
3 9 (33.33%) Scrum
4 6 (22.22%) OO
4 6 (22.22%) Systems Analysis
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
4 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
4 6 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 6 (22.22%) User Stories
4 6 (22.22%) Validation
4 6 (22.22%) Web Application Development
5 5 (18.52%) SDLC
5 5 (18.52%) Server Management
5 5 (18.52%) Unit Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 4 (14.81%) Migration
6 4 (14.81%) SEO
6 4 (14.81%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (40.74%) SQL
3 6 (22.22%) Java
4 5 (18.52%) C#
5 4 (14.81%) ES6
6 3 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) WAI
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Adobe