The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 111 84 107
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 11 29 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.60% 1.62% 0.64%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.63% 1.69% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 21 11
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £33,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £46,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Front-End Developer
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1751 1714 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.21% 95.54% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1490 1348
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Birmingham region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Birmingham

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 31 (96.88%) CSS
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 18 (56.25%) HTML5
3 17 (53.13%) C#
4 14 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
5 13 (40.63%) jQuery
6 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
6 12 (37.50%) User Experience
7 11 (34.38%) CMS
7 11 (34.38%) Retail
8 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
8 10 (31.25%) .NET
9 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
10 8 (25.00%) CSS3
10 8 (25.00%) PHP
11 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
12 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
12 6 (18.75%) Web Services
12 6 (18.75%) RESTful
12 6 (18.75%) JSON
13 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
13 5 (15.63%) Marketing
13 5 (15.63%) Smarty
13 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
13 5 (15.63%) MVC
13 5 (15.63%) OO
13 5 (15.63%) XHTML
13 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
13 5 (15.63%) CRM

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (34.38%) CMS
2 3 (9.38%) Node.js
3 2 (6.25%) WordPress
4 1 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.13%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Photoshop
2 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
1 1 (3.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.13%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (15.63%) Grunt
1 5 (15.63%) Yeoman
2 2 (6.25%) Bower
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 11 (34.38%) Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Marketing
3 1 (3.13%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (96.88%) HTML
1 31 (96.88%) CSS
2 18 (56.25%) HTML5
3 14 (43.75%) KnockoutJS
4 13 (40.63%) jQuery
5 10 (31.25%) .NET
5 10 (31.25%) ASP.NET
6 8 (25.00%) CSS3
7 6 (18.75%) Web Services
7 6 (18.75%) RESTful
7 6 (18.75%) JSON
8 5 (15.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (15.63%) Underscore.js
8 5 (15.63%) Semantic HTML
8 5 (15.63%) Smarty
8 5 (15.63%) XHTML
8 5 (15.63%) Razor View Engine
8 5 (15.63%) Backbone.js
9 3 (9.38%) Ajax
10 2 (6.25%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (28.13%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (15.63%) Mentoring
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) OO
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) MVC
4 3 (9.38%) Scrum
5 2 (6.25%) Web Design
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 1 (3.13%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.13%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.13%) Stress Testing
6 1 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.13%) Change Control
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.13%) SEO
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) JavaScript
2 17 (53.13%) C#
3 8 (25.00%) PHP
4 1 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) cPanel
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe
3 1 (3.13%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Fenwick Ryan
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
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