The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 55 50 52
Rank change year-on-year -5 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.59% 1.03% 2.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.07% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 7
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +31.57%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 533 563 488
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 94.17% 96.90% 99.19%
Number of salaries quoted 446 486 369
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Watford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Watford

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the Watford region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 25 (100.00%) HTML
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) OO
2 23 (92.00%) Java
2 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 23 (92.00%) Node.js
3 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (64.00%) Front End Development
4 16 (64.00%) C#
4 16 (64.00%) C++
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
5 14 (56.00%) PhD
5 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
5 14 (56.00%) Web Development
5 14 (56.00%) Degree
5 14 (56.00%) Physics
5 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
5 14 (56.00%) Data Visualisation
5 14 (56.00%) ZeroMQ
5 14 (56.00%) Visualisation
6 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 11 (44.00%) JSON
6 11 (44.00%) Ajax
6 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (36.00%) lodash
7 9 (36.00%) gulp
7 9 (36.00%) ES6

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) FTP
1 2 (8.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) MySQL
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (36.00%) gulp
2 7 (28.00%) JBehave
2 7 (28.00%) Karma Test Runner
2 7 (28.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (12.00%) LabVIEW
4 2 (8.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (56.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) HTML
2 23 (92.00%) Node.js
3 17 (68.00%) AngularJS
4 16 (64.00%) CSS
5 14 (56.00%) ZeroMQ
6 11 (44.00%) Ajax
6 11 (44.00%) HTML5
6 11 (44.00%) jQuery
6 11 (44.00%) JSON
6 11 (44.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 9 (36.00%) lodash
8 7 (28.00%) CodeMirror
8 7 (28.00%) D3.js
9 2 (8.00%) Backbone.js
9 2 (8.00%) CSS3
9 2 (8.00%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (8.00%) React
9 2 (8.00%) RESTful
9 2 (8.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (92.00%) OO
1 23 (92.00%) Software Engineering
2 16 (64.00%) Front End Development
3 14 (56.00%) Data Visualisation
3 14 (56.00%) Physics
3 14 (56.00%) Visualisation
3 14 (56.00%) Web Development
4 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (44.00%) Scrum
5 3 (12.00%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (92.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) C#
3 16 (64.00%) C++
4 9 (36.00%) ES6
5 2 (8.00%) ABAP
5 2 (8.00%) Python
5 2 (8.00%) Ruby
5 2 (8.00%) Scala
5 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
1 14 (56.00%) PhD
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) SAP