£29,118
Avg. Salary
£20.48
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

£1,174

Profit Sharing

£1,800

The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer is £20.48 per hour.

The average pay for a Front End Developer / Engineer is £29,118 per year.

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£19,942 - £47,128
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Salary £19,942 - £47,128
Bonus £0.00 - £4,594
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,036
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,035 - £49,567
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,259
Hourly Data £0£60
Hourly Rate £9.50 - £60.00
Overtime £0.00 - £25.86
Annual Data £0£49K
Bonus £0.00 - £4,594
Profit Sharing £0.00 - £4,036
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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£20,035 - £49,567
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Nov 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 39

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

Popular Skills for Front End Developer / Engineer

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £29,616

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Front End Developer / Engineer Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Front End Developer / Engineer?

Front End Developer / Engineer in High Wycombe:
"Great company to work for."
Pros: Working with top notch people. Everyone seems to be very motivated and extremely focused on delivering what was promised.
Cons: The only bad side I can point is the lower salary range they are offering.

Front End Developer / Engineer in London:
"It's ok but not great"
Pros: I can use some interesting javascript frameworks and have good control of the technologies I use
Cons: It's boring and I feel like I am going nowhere and I'm probably in the wrong job. There seems to be no real progression.

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Key Stats for Front End Developer / Engineer

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
0%

Experience Affects Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

▲42%

▲20%

National Average
₤30,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Front End Developer / Engineer Salaries

Backbone.js
▲59%

▲27%

▲22%

▲20%

Adobe Photoshop
▲3%

▼0%

National Average
₤30,000

Web Development
▼3%

SASS
▼3%


▼5%

▼6%

▼7%

▼10%

PHP
▼16%

Drupal
▼18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
14 %
Male
86 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
8%
20 years or more
0%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 29%
dental benefits
Dental: 9%
vision benefits
Vision: 14%
no benefits
None: 63%