The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £51,000 in advertised job vacancies in Watford during the 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 45 73
Rank change year-on-year -14 +28  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 9 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.68% 2.49% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.72% 2.55% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 4
Median salary £51,000 £55,000 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.27% +24.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £27,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,250 £47,050
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

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 522 471 536
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 97.39% 97.92% 99.44%
Number of salaries quoted 431 407 395
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +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 June 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 24 June 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 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) OO
2 14 (77.78%) HTML
2 14 (77.78%) Java
2 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 14 (77.78%) Node.js
3 10 (55.56%) jQuery
3 10 (55.56%) Ajax
3 10 (55.56%) CSS
3 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
3 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
4 8 (44.44%) gulp
4 8 (44.44%) CodeMirror
4 8 (44.44%) ES6
4 8 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
4 8 (44.44%) D3.js
4 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
4 8 (44.44%) JBehave
4 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
4 8 (44.44%) HTML5
4 8 (44.44%) Scrum
4 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 8 (44.44%) JSON
5 6 (33.33%) Physics
5 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
5 6 (33.33%) Degree
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) PhD

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 4 (22.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) GIMP
1 2 (11.11%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 8 (44.44%) gulp
1 8 (44.44%) JBehave
1 8 (44.44%) Karma Test Runner
1 8 (44.44%) WebDriver
2 4 (22.22%) Maven
3 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (77.78%) HTML
1 14 (77.78%) Node.js
2 10 (55.56%) Ajax
2 10 (55.56%) AngularJS
2 10 (55.56%) CSS
2 10 (55.56%) jQuery
2 10 (55.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (44.44%) CodeMirror
3 8 (44.44%) D3.js
3 8 (44.44%) HTML5
3 8 (44.44%) JSON
4 6 (33.33%) RESTful
4 6 (33.33%) ZeroMQ
5 4 (22.22%) CSS3
5 4 (22.22%) JAX-RS
5 4 (22.22%) lodash
5 4 (22.22%) Spring
5 4 (22.22%) Web Services
6 2 (11.11%) .NET
6 2 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (11.11%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (77.78%) OO
1 14 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 10 (55.56%) Front End Development
3 8 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Scrum
3 8 (44.44%) Test Automation
3 8 (44.44%) Web Development
4 6 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
4 6 (33.33%) Physics
4 6 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (11.11%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 2 (11.11%) Dashboard Development
5 2 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (77.78%) Java
3 8 (44.44%) ES6
4 6 (33.33%) C#
4 6 (33.33%) C++
5 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Degree
1 6 (33.33%) PhD
Watford, Hertfordshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
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