The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer in Calgary, Alberta is C$55,000 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are jQuery, HTML, Angular.Js, and JavaScript. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

C$41,492 - C$90,738
C$41K
C$68K
C$91K
MEDIAN: C$67,500
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50%
90%
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Salary C$41,492 - C$90,738
Bonus C$1,200
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C$42,000 - C$95,000
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

Job Description for Front End Developer / Engineer

A front end developer/engineer is in charge of managing complex details about projects that require analyzing design requirements, as well as recommending technical solutions to make projects scalable, maintainable, and efficient. They also debug websites to fix mistakes in the code to make sure they are error-free for network administrators and end users. A front end developer/engineer needs to handle stress well and be a great team player, as they will normally work many hours and in team settings to ensure all hardware and software works properly. Their main tools involve a personal computer, and popular software such as a word processor or notepad, programming language editors, and different browser setups to check website errors across platforms. They may work in an office with other professionals in similar positions, such as software developers or web designers, or they may work from home. They report to the organization's IT manager. Besides analyzing code and debugging applications, they also should have working knowledge of several programming languages and able to adapt to new versions of software. They also should be proficient in using Office applications, and have advanced knowledge in databases and networks. In addition, a bachelor's degree in information technology is needed to become a front end developer/engineer. Additional certifications such as the SUN, IBM, Microsoft, and Oracle developer certifications can provide advantages over other applicants. (Copyright 2018 PayScale.com)


Front End Developer / Engineer Tasks

  • Interpret requirements and create project plans to meet schedule and quality goals.
  • Work across teams to identify and solve problems.
  • Document code, including commenting and reporting on features.
  • Program in multiple languages to create specified products.

Front End Developer / Engineer Job Listings

Key Stats for Front End Developer / Engineer

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
13%

Experience Affects Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

Mid-Career
▲23%

National Average
C$63,000

Entry-Level
▼14%

Skills That Affect Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

jQuery
▲23%

HTML
▲23%

Angular.js
▲19%

JavaScript
▲3%

National Average
C$63,000

Cascading Style Sheets (CSS)
▼11%

HTML5
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
25 %
Male
75 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
50%
10-19 years
13%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 63%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 37%
no benefits
None: 37%