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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 107 122 114
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 15 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.76% 0.32% 0.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 0.34% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 17
Average salary £30,000 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,600 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
1868 2054 2002
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.06% 94.31% 93.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1590 1740 1790
Average salary £43,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 1 September 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 23 (85.19%) HTML
3 22 (81.48%) CSS
4 18 (66.67%) jQuery
5 16 (59.26%) HTML5
6 12 (44.44%) CSS3
7 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
8 10 (37.04%) Adobe
9 8 (29.63%) Subversion
9 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
10 7 (25.93%) CMS
10 7 (25.93%) .NET
11 6 (22.22%) Web Development
11 6 (22.22%) LESS
11 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
11 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
11 6 (22.22%) User Experience
12 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
12 5 (18.52%) PHP
13 4 (14.81%) C#
13 4 (14.81%) SOAP
13 4 (14.81%) Linux
13 4 (14.81%) Apache
13 4 (14.81%) Python
13 4 (14.81%) XHTML
13 4 (14.81%) MVC
13 4 (14.81%) Web Design
13 4 (14.81%) Ajax
13 4 (14.81%) OWASP

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

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 7 (25.93%) CMS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) WordPress
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
3 1 (3.70%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (40.74%) Photoshop
2 5 (18.52%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.70%) GitHub
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Git (software)
1 8 (29.63%) Subversion
2 3 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (7.41%) Mercurial
4 1 (3.70%) Jasmine
4 1 (3.70%) Sublime Text
4 1 (3.70%) JSUnit
4 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Marketing
2 1 (3.70%) Automotive
2 1 (3.70%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (85.19%) HTML
2 22 (81.48%) CSS
3 18 (66.67%) jQuery
4 16 (59.26%) HTML5
5 12 (44.44%) CSS3
6 7 (25.93%) .NET
7 6 (22.22%) LESS
7 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 5 (18.52%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (14.81%) REST
9 4 (14.81%) SOAP
9 4 (14.81%) XHTML
9 4 (14.81%) Ajax
9 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (11.11%) Semantic HTML
10 3 (11.11%) Sass
11 2 (7.41%) XML
11 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
12 1 (3.70%) Web Services
12 1 (3.70%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) User Experience
2 4 (14.81%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Web Development
1 6 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
2 4 (14.81%) OWASP
2 4 (14.81%) MVC
2 4 (14.81%) Web Design
3 3 (11.11%) Web Accessibility
3 3 (11.11%) MVVM
3 3 (11.11%) SIEM
3 3 (11.11%) Cyber Security
3 3 (11.11%) Mobile First
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Development
4 2 (7.41%) SEO
4 2 (7.41%) Scrum
4 2 (7.41%) CRM
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) UML
5 1 (3.70%) OO
5 1 (3.70%) TDD
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (18.52%) PHP
3 4 (14.81%) C#
3 4 (14.81%) Python
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) WAI
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Adobe
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Google
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Send
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - shares etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: £dependant on experience + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £20,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago