The table below looks at the statistics for the Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 113 108 94
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.73% 0.94% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.76% 0.97% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 15 17 17
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
1982 1746 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.84% 96.52% 96.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1642 1577 1252
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title.

1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 31 (88.57%) Front End Development
4 27 (77.14%) HTML5
5 24 (68.57%) jQuery
6 19 (54.29%) CSS3
7 17 (48.57%) Responsive Web Design
8 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
9 15 (42.86%) MVC
10 13 (37.14%) Photoshop
11 12 (34.29%) Adobe
11 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
12 11 (31.43%) Web Design
12 11 (31.43%) Twitter
13 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
13 10 (28.57%) Web Development
14 9 (25.71%) Subversion
14 9 (25.71%) .NET
15 8 (22.86%) OOP
15 8 (22.86%) Games
15 8 (22.86%) Ajax
15 8 (22.86%) User Experience
16 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 7 (20.00%) Game Development
16 7 (20.00%) PHP
17 6 (17.14%) MySQL
17 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
17 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
17 6 (17.14%) Node.js

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (37.14%) Photoshop
2 6 (17.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.86%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.14%) MySQL
2 2 (5.71%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) CouchDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (45.71%) Git (software)
2 9 (25.71%) Subversion
3 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (11.43%) Mercurial
5 2 (5.71%) Jasmine
6 1 (2.86%) JSUnit
General
1 8 (22.86%) Games
2 4 (11.43%) Marketing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (100.00%) HTML
2 34 (97.14%) CSS
3 27 (77.14%) HTML5
4 24 (68.57%) jQuery
5 19 (54.29%) CSS3
6 10 (28.57%) AngularJS
7 9 (25.71%) .NET
8 8 (22.86%) Ajax
9 7 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (17.14%) ASP.NET
10 6 (17.14%) Sass
11 5 (14.29%) .NET Framework
11 5 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 5 (14.29%) LESS
11 5 (14.29%) REST
12 1 (2.86%) Ember.js
12 1 (2.86%) Marionette.js
12 1 (2.86%) Meteor
12 1 (2.86%) Pixi.js
12 1 (2.86%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Android
1 5 (14.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (88.57%) Front End Development
2 17 (48.57%) Responsive Web Design
3 15 (42.86%) MVC
4 12 (34.29%) Data Protection
5 11 (31.43%) Web Design
6 10 (28.57%) Web Development
7 8 (22.86%) OOP
8 7 (20.00%) Game Development
9 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (14.29%) API Integration
10 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
10 5 (14.29%) Migration
11 4 (11.43%) Data Security
11 4 (11.43%) Information Architecture
11 4 (11.43%) Workflow
12 3 (8.57%) TDD
13 2 (5.71%) OO
14 1 (2.86%) Technical Architecture
14 1 (2.86%) UML
14 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.00%) PHP
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Adobe
2 11 (31.43%) Twitter
3 6 (17.14%) Facebook
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