Period
to 20 April 2021

The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Work from Home during the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

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

Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
20 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 289 217 263
Rank change year-on-year -72 +46 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 120 60 39
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.74% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.78% 0.90% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 114 56 38
10th Percentile £47,500 £47,500 £41,225
25th Percentile £55,000 £48,625 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% -15.38%
75th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £64,375
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £71,625
UK median annual salary £63,750 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -1.92% - +13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies with a WFH option. 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
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies in Work from Home with a recognized job title 15,371 6,690 7,701
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.14% 95.54% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13,131 5,801 6,592
10th Percentile £33,000 £35,000 £34,888
25th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% - +7.48%
75th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £73,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £87,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Senior Front-End Developer
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option which featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Senior Front-End Developer trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Senior Front-End Developer.

Senior Front-End Developer salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Senior Front-End Developer over the 6 months to 20 April 2021.

Senior Front-End Developer salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Jobs with a WFH Option

For the 6 months to 20 April 2021, Senior Front-End Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option featuring Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 102 (85.00%) Front End Development
2 85 (70.83%) JavaScript
3 69 (57.50%) HTML
4 62 (51.67%) CSS
5 53 (44.17%) TypeScript
6 49 (40.83%) React
7 45 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
8 44 (36.67%) Vue.js
8 44 (36.67%) AngularJS
9 31 (25.83%) Mentoring
10 29 (24.17%) Node.js
11 25 (20.83%) User Experience
11 25 (20.83%) Microservices
12 24 (20.00%) Redux
12 24 (20.00%) Finance
13 23 (19.17%) Software Engineering
14 22 (18.33%) ES6
15 20 (16.67%) Fintech
16 18 (15.00%) GraphQL
16 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
17 17 (14.17%) HTML5
17 17 (14.17%) Sass
18 16 (13.33%) Web Development
18 16 (13.33%) Java
18 16 (13.33%) Python
19 15 (12.50%) CSS3
20 14 (11.67%) RESTful
20 14 (11.67%) Azure
20 14 (11.67%) Docker
21 13 (10.83%) webpack

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 13 (10.83%) CMS
2 8 (6.67%) EPiServer
2 8 (6.67%) Kentico
2 8 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 8 (6.67%) Umbraco
3 4 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (3.33%) Headless CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.83%) GIMP
1 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (11.67%) Azure
2 12 (10.00%) AWS
3 6 (5.00%) SaaS
3 6 (5.00%) Serverless
4 5 (4.17%) Amazon S3
5 4 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (3.33%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (1.67%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.67%) npm
7 1 (0.83%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.83%) GCP
7 1 (0.83%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.67%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.33%) Amazon RDS
1 4 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.50%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (1.67%) Blockchain
3 2 (1.67%) CouchDB
3 2 (1.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.83%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (15.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.83%) webpack
3 6 (5.00%) Cypress.io
4 5 (4.17%) Babel
5 4 (3.33%) Jasmine
5 4 (3.33%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (3.33%) Selenium
6 3 (2.50%) git-flow
6 3 (2.50%) Grunt
6 3 (2.50%) gulp
6 3 (2.50%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.50%) JIRA
7 2 (1.67%) Bitbucket
General
1 24 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (3.33%) Marketing
3 3 (2.50%) Law
4 2 (1.67%) Banking
4 2 (1.67%) Legal
5 1 (0.83%) Games
5 1 (0.83%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (57.50%) HTML
2 62 (51.67%) CSS
3 49 (40.83%) React
4 44 (36.67%) AngularJS
4 44 (36.67%) Vue.js
5 29 (24.17%) Node.js
6 24 (20.00%) Redux
7 18 (15.00%) GraphQL
8 17 (14.17%) HTML5
8 17 (14.17%) Sass
9 15 (12.50%) CSS3
10 14 (11.67%) RESTful
11 11 (9.17%) REST
12 9 (7.50%) jQuery
13 8 (6.67%) Apollo GraphQL
14 6 (5.00%) Apache Flex
14 6 (5.00%) Electron Framework
14 6 (5.00%) React Native
14 6 (5.00%) Web Services
15 5 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.83%) User Experience
2 13 (10.83%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (4.17%) Virtual Team
4 4 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.50%) iPad
6 2 (1.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.83%) Digital Currency
7 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.83%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.33%) Android
1 4 (3.33%) Apple iOS
1 4 (3.33%) Linux
2 2 (1.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (85.00%) Front End Development
2 45 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (25.83%) Mentoring
4 25 (20.83%) Microservices
5 23 (19.17%) Software Engineering
6 20 (16.67%) Fintech
7 16 (13.33%) Web Development
8 11 (9.17%) Scrum
8 11 (9.17%) Test Automation
8 11 (9.17%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 8 (6.67%) Technical Leadership
11 7 (5.83%) Insurtech
12 6 (5.00%) Computer Science
12 6 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
12 6 (5.00%) Micro Frontends
12 6 (5.00%) SEO
12 6 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
13 5 (4.17%) BDD
13 5 (4.17%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 85 (70.83%) JavaScript
2 53 (44.17%) TypeScript
3 22 (18.33%) ES6
4 16 (13.33%) Java
4 16 (13.33%) Python
5 12 (10.00%) C#
5 12 (10.00%) PHP
6 6 (5.00%) Go
7 4 (3.33%) Groovy
8 2 (1.67%) R
8 2 (1.67%) SQL
9 1 (0.83%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 8 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (11.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (7.50%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.83%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (6.67%) Adobe
1 8 (6.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (1.67%) BT
2 2 (1.67%) Microsoft