Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 68 98
Rank change year-on-year -24 +30 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 7 24 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.72% 2.31% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.75% 2.39% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 3
Watford median annual salary £60,000 £35,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +71.43% +27.27% -54.17%
10th Percentile £44,050 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £60,000 £48,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +57.14% -12.50% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford. 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
Watford
Permanent vacancies in Watford with a recognized job title 934 1003 1045
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.39% 96.44% 97.94%
Number of salaries quoted 784 865 855
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.89% +1.11%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

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

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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 6 months to 19 November 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) jQuery
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
2 6 (85.71%) JBehave
2 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 6 (85.71%) Node.js
2 6 (85.71%) D3.js
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Java
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (85.71%) Karma Test Runner
2 6 (85.71%) gulp
2 6 (85.71%) CodeMirror
2 6 (85.71%) ES6
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) Collaborative Working
3 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
3 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
3 5 (71.43%) RESTful
3 5 (71.43%) Spring
3 5 (71.43%) Maven
4 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
4 2 (28.57%) HTML
4 2 (28.57%) HTML5
5 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 5 (71.43%) Tomcat
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (71.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) gulp
1 6 (85.71%) JBehave
1 6 (85.71%) Karma Test Runner
1 6 (85.71%) WebDriver
2 5 (71.43%) Maven
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) CodeMirror
1 6 (85.71%) D3.js
1 6 (85.71%) jQuery
1 6 (85.71%) Node.js
1 6 (85.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (71.43%) JAX-RS
2 5 (71.43%) RESTful
2 5 (71.43%) Spring
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) ADO.NET
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Entity Framework
4 1 (14.29%) lodash
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) OO
2 6 (85.71%) Scrum
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Test Automation
3 5 (71.43%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) ES6
2 6 (85.71%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe