Period
to 23 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 82 106
Rank change year-on-year -42 +24 +30
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 132 237 224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.04% 3.34% 2.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.19% 3.60% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 122 204 179
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +19.05% -10.00%
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £57,500 £51,250
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +5.00%

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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,017 6,591 7,561
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 93.01% 92.90% 91.79%
Number of salaries quoted 5,084 5,642 6,271
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £27,325 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in West Yorkshire

Front End Development
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for Front End Development in West Yorkshire

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in West Yorkshire

Front End Development
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Leeds -35 105 £35,000 -6.67% 31
Halifax +28 8 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Bradford +3 8 £34,750 -4.14% 2
Wakefield -14 6 £35,000 -17.65% 1
Huddersfield -1 2 £48,500 +25.16% 2
Wetherby - 1 £27,500 - 4
Front End Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 118 (89.39%) JavaScript
2 113 (85.61%) HTML
2 113 (85.61%) CSS
3 59 (44.70%) jQuery
4 56 (42.42%) HTML5
5 49 (37.12%) React
6 48 (36.36%) CSS3
7 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
8 46 (34.85%) AngularJS
9 37 (28.03%) Sass
9 37 (28.03%) User Experience
10 36 (27.27%) Git (software)
11 30 (22.73%) .NET
11 30 (22.73%) PHP
12 28 (21.21%) Web Development
12 28 (21.21%) gulp
13 27 (20.45%) MVC
14 24 (18.18%) TDD
15 23 (17.42%) Java
15 23 (17.42%) E-Commerce
16 21 (15.91%) C#
16 21 (15.91%) Web Services
16 21 (15.91%) Xamarin
17 20 (15.15%) Grunt
17 20 (15.15%) CMS
18 19 (14.39%) RESTful
19 17 (12.88%) Node.js
19 17 (12.88%) WordPress
20 16 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 16 (12.12%) LESS

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 20 (15.15%) CMS
2 17 (12.88%) WordPress
3 13 (9.85%) Drupal
4 9 (6.82%) Apache
5 6 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.79%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
8 1 (0.76%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.76%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (3.03%) GIMP
2 4 (3.03%) InVision
3 2 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (3.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (3.79%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.79%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.03%) GitHub
2 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.03%) npm
3 2 (1.52%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.76%) Office 365
4 1 (0.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.27%) Internet
2 2 (1.52%) HTTP
3 1 (0.76%) AMQP
3 1 (0.76%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.06%) MySQL
3 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.76%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.76%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.76%) RethinkDB
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 36 (27.27%) Git (software)
2 28 (21.21%) gulp
3 20 (15.15%) Grunt
4 9 (6.82%) JIRA
4 9 (6.82%) Visual Studio
5 5 (3.79%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 5 (3.79%) Maven
6 3 (2.27%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.52%) Jenkins
7 2 (1.52%) Karma Test Runner
8 1 (0.76%) Babel
8 1 (0.76%) Bower
8 1 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.76%) Hudson
8 1 (0.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.76%) Selenium
8 1 (0.76%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
8 1 (0.76%) webpack
General
1 12 (9.09%) Finance
1 12 (9.09%) Retail
2 9 (6.82%) Marketing
3 3 (2.27%) Games
4 2 (1.52%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 126 (95.45%) Developer
2 98 (74.24%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 29 (21.97%) JavaScript Developer
4 20 (15.15%) HTML Developer
5 13 (9.85%) PHP Developer
6 9 (6.82%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (5.30%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.55%) Junior
8 6 (4.55%) UI Developer
9 5 (3.79%) Senior Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Designer
10 4 (3.03%) Digital Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Junior Developer
10 4 (3.03%) React Developer
10 4 (3.03%) Web Developer
11 3 (2.27%) UI Designer
12 2 (1.52%) Drupal Developer
12 2 (1.52%) Java Developer
12 2 (1.52%) Junior Web Developer
12 2 (1.52%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 113 (85.61%) CSS
1 113 (85.61%) HTML
2 59 (44.70%) jQuery
3 56 (42.42%) HTML5
4 49 (37.12%) React
5 48 (36.36%) CSS3
6 46 (34.85%) AngularJS
7 37 (28.03%) Sass
8 30 (22.73%) .NET
9 21 (15.91%) Web Services
10 19 (14.39%) RESTful
11 17 (12.88%) Node.js
12 16 (12.12%) LESS
12 16 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (9.85%) Ajax
14 8 (6.06%) ASP.NET
14 8 (6.06%) Express
14 8 (6.06%) KnockoutJS
15 7 (5.30%) REST
15 7 (5.30%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 37 (28.03%) User Experience
2 13 (9.85%) Mobile App
3 8 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (4.55%) W3C
5 5 (3.79%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.27%) Graphic Design
7 3 (2.27%) Internet of Things
8 2 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.52%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (1.52%) Tandem
9 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
9 1 (0.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.03%) Android
1 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.03%) Linux
2 1 (0.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (35.61%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (21.21%) Web Development
3 27 (20.45%) MVC
4 24 (18.18%) TDD
5 23 (17.42%) E-Commerce
6 15 (11.36%) Responsive Web Design
7 13 (9.85%) SDLC
8 12 (9.09%) OOP
8 12 (9.09%) Wireframes
9 11 (8.33%) Unit Testing
10 10 (7.58%) OO
11 9 (6.82%) OO PHP
11 9 (6.82%) SEO
11 9 (6.82%) Test Automation
11 9 (6.82%) Web Design
12 7 (5.30%) Content Management
12 7 (5.30%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (5.30%) Innovative Thinking
13 6 (4.55%) Data Analytics
13 6 (4.55%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 118 (89.39%) JavaScript
2 30 (22.73%) PHP
3 23 (17.42%) Java
4 21 (15.91%) C#
5 15 (11.36%) SQL
6 5 (3.79%) ES6
6 5 (3.79%) TypeScript
7 3 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.52%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.52%) Ruby
9 1 (0.76%) Java 8
9 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.76%) VB
9 1 (0.76%) VB6
Qualifications
1 15 (11.36%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.76%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.82%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Ansible
1 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.76%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 21 (15.91%) Xamarin
2 13 (9.85%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.33%) Adobe
4 9 (6.82%) Google
5 5 (3.79%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (3.79%) Twitter
6 3 (2.27%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.76%) Demandware
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle
7 1 (0.76%) Sun
7 1 (0.76%) Sybase
7 1 (0.76%) Zend