Period
to 23 September 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 September 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 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 93 155
Rank change year-on-year -7 +62 -29
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 153 205 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 2.68% 3.00% 1.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.92% 3.21% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 144 177 110
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +19.05% -12.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £23,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,621 £57,500 £48,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% -8.57%

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 5,246 6,389 7,288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 91.87% 93.63% 93.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4,378 5,376 6,087
West Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,625 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
Yorkshire median annual salary £43,323 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.94% +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 September 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 September 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 +1 114 £37,500 -3.23% 33
Halifax +10 9 £47,500 +72.73% 4
Huddersfield -5 7 £50,000 +42.86% 3
Bradford +7 6 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Wakefield -15 6 £36,250 +61.11% 1
Wetherby - 1 £27,500 - 1
Keighley - 1 - - 1
Front End Development
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 126 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 122 (79.74%) CSS
3 121 (79.08%) HTML
4 68 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 67 (43.79%) HTML5
6 62 (40.52%) AngularJS
7 56 (36.60%) jQuery
8 54 (35.29%) CSS3
9 49 (32.03%) React
10 48 (31.37%) User Experience
11 46 (30.07%) .NET
12 42 (27.45%) Sass
13 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
14 38 (24.84%) Web Development
15 35 (22.88%) MVC
16 31 (20.26%) gulp
17 30 (19.61%) Node.js
18 29 (18.95%) C#
19 26 (16.99%) TDD
19 26 (16.99%) Xamarin
20 25 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 25 (16.34%) E-Commerce
21 24 (15.69%) CMS
22 22 (14.38%) Software Engineering
23 21 (13.73%) Degree
23 21 (13.73%) Mentoring
23 21 (13.73%) SDLC
24 20 (13.07%) Web Services
25 19 (12.42%) Microsoft
25 19 (12.42%) Coaching

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 24 (15.69%) CMS
2 14 (9.15%) WordPress
3 10 (6.54%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.58%) Apache
4 7 (4.58%) Drupal
5 5 (3.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.31%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
Applications
1 13 (8.50%) Photoshop
2 6 (3.92%) GIMP
3 4 (2.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.65%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (5.23%) Magento
2 5 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.65%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 10 (6.54%) GitHub
2 9 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (5.23%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (5.23%) npm
4 5 (3.27%) Office 365
5 3 (1.96%) Force.com
6 2 (1.31%) Basecamp
6 2 (1.31%) Google Tag Manager
7 1 (0.65%) G Suite
7 1 (0.65%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.65%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) SMS
2 1 (0.65%) AMQP
2 1 (0.65%) HTTP
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (10.46%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (2.61%) MySQL
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.31%) Amazon Redshift
4 2 (1.31%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 31 (20.26%) gulp
3 17 (11.11%) Grunt
3 17 (11.11%) Visual Studio
4 13 (8.50%) JIRA
5 7 (4.58%) Jenkins
6 5 (3.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 5 (3.27%) Maven
7 4 (2.61%) webpack
8 3 (1.96%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.31%) Babel
9 2 (1.31%) Karma Test Runner
9 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 1 (0.65%) Bower
10 1 (0.65%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.65%) Hudson
10 1 (0.65%) Mocha
10 1 (0.65%) Selenium
10 1 (0.65%) SpecFlow
10 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 12 (7.84%) Marketing
2 9 (5.88%) Finance
3 7 (4.58%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Games
Job Titles
1 134 (87.58%) Developer
2 112 (73.20%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 35 (22.88%) JavaScript Developer
4 23 (15.03%) HTML Developer
5 12 (7.84%) HTML CSS Developer
5 12 (7.84%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
5 12 (7.84%) Web Developer
6 11 (7.19%) Senior Developer
7 10 (6.54%) UI Developer
8 8 (5.23%) Senior Front-End Developer
9 7 (4.58%) Designer
10 6 (3.92%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (3.92%) React Developer
11 5 (3.27%) Senior Designer
12 4 (2.61%) Digital Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 4 (2.61%) Junior
12 4 (2.61%) PHP Developer
12 4 (2.61%) Systems Designer
12 4 (2.61%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (79.74%) CSS
2 121 (79.08%) HTML
3 67 (43.79%) HTML5
4 62 (40.52%) AngularJS
5 56 (36.60%) jQuery
6 54 (35.29%) CSS3
7 49 (32.03%) React
8 46 (30.07%) .NET
9 42 (27.45%) Sass
10 30 (19.61%) Node.js
11 25 (16.34%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 20 (13.07%) Web Services
13 19 (12.42%) LESS
13 19 (12.42%) RESTful
14 18 (11.76%) Ajax
14 18 (11.76%) ASP.NET
15 12 (7.84%) REST
16 11 (7.19%) Express
17 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET MVC
18 8 (5.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 48 (31.37%) User Experience
2 15 (9.80%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (7.19%) Computer Science
3 11 (7.19%) Mobile App
4 8 (5.23%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.23%) W3C
5 6 (3.92%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.96%) Tandem
7 2 (1.31%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.65%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.65%) Fintech
8 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.65%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.58%) Android
1 7 (4.58%) Apple iOS
1 7 (4.58%) Linux
2 5 (3.27%) Windows
2 5 (3.27%) Windows 10
3 1 (0.65%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (24.84%) Web Development
3 35 (22.88%) MVC
4 26 (16.99%) TDD
5 25 (16.34%) E-Commerce
6 22 (14.38%) Software Engineering
7 21 (13.73%) Mentoring
7 21 (13.73%) SDLC
8 19 (12.42%) Coaching
8 19 (12.42%) Test Automation
9 18 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
10 12 (7.84%) Content Management
10 12 (7.84%) OO
10 12 (7.84%) SEO
10 12 (7.84%) Wireframes
11 9 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (5.88%) OOP
11 9 (5.88%) Scrum
11 9 (5.88%) Web Design
12 8 (5.23%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 126 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 29 (18.95%) C#
3 18 (11.76%) PHP
4 17 (11.11%) Java
5 16 (10.46%) TypeScript
6 14 (9.15%) ES6
7 13 (8.50%) SQL
8 5 (3.27%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.31%) Java 8
9 2 (1.31%) Objective-C
9 2 (1.31%) Ruby
9 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.65%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) Google Apps Script
10 1 (0.65%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) Scala
10 1 (0.65%) VB
10 1 (0.65%) VB6
Qualifications
1 21 (13.73%) Degree
2 8 (5.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.65%) MCSD
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.65%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.88%) QA
2 2 (1.31%) WAI
2 2 (1.31%) WCAG
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.61%) Puppet
3 2 (1.31%) Grafana
3 2 (1.31%) Kibana
4 1 (0.65%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.65%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 26 (16.99%) Xamarin
2 19 (12.42%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.54%) Adobe
3 10 (6.54%) Salesforce.com
4 8 (5.23%) Google
5 5 (3.27%) ServiceNow
5 5 (3.27%) Software AG
5 5 (3.27%) webMethods
6 3 (1.96%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) Twitter
7 1 (0.65%) Sun
7 1 (0.65%) Sybase
7 1 (0.65%) WooCommerce