The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 117 114 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 10 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.50% 0.68% 0.60%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.53% 0.73% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 10
Average salary £34,000 £32,000 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +39.13%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1874 1919 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.17% 93.66% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1620 1697 1381
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
West Midlands

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 30 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
3 37 (90.24%) jQuery
3 37 (90.24%) HTML5
4 36 (87.80%) CSS3
5 23 (56.10%) Responsive Web Design
6 20 (48.78%) Photoshop
7 17 (41.46%) Subversion
8 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
8 14 (34.15%) .NET
9 11 (26.83%) JSP
9 11 (26.83%) Automotive
10 9 (21.95%) SaaS
10 9 (21.95%) Web Accessibility
10 9 (21.95%) Sass
11 8 (19.51%) Facebook
11 8 (19.51%) MVC
12 6 (14.63%) Web Development
13 5 (12.20%) MySQL
13 5 (12.20%) PHP
14 4 (9.76%) CMS
14 4 (9.76%) SEO
14 4 (9.76%) JSON
15 3 (7.32%) Web Services
16 2 (4.88%) C#
16 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
16 2 (4.88%) SQL
16 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
16 2 (4.88%) VB.NET

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (9.76%) CMS
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (2.44%) WordPress
3 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 20 (48.78%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.44%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) MySQL
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (41.46%) Subversion
2 1 (2.44%) Grunt
2 1 (2.44%) Yeoman
General
1 11 (26.83%) Automotive
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (100.00%) HTML
1 41 (100.00%) CSS
2 37 (90.24%) jQuery
2 37 (90.24%) HTML5
3 36 (87.80%) CSS3
4 14 (34.15%) ASP.NET
4 14 (34.15%) .NET
5 11 (26.83%) JSP
6 9 (21.95%) Sass
7 4 (9.76%) JSON
8 3 (7.32%) Web Services
9 2 (4.88%) XHTML
9 2 (4.88%) Ajax
9 2 (4.88%) .NET Framework
9 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
9 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 1 (2.44%) Backbone.js
10 1 (2.44%) RESTful
10 1 (2.44%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
1 1 (2.44%) Xbox
1 1 (2.44%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.44%) Smartphone
1 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
1 1 (2.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) Responsive Web Design
2 9 (21.95%) Web Accessibility
3 8 (19.51%) MVC
4 6 (14.63%) Web Development
5 4 (9.76%) SEO
6 2 (4.88%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Integration Testing
6 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.44%) User Experience Design
7 1 (2.44%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.44%) TDD
7 1 (2.44%) Creative Marketing
7 1 (2.44%) Scrum
7 1 (2.44%) Migration
7 1 (2.44%) OO
Programming Languages
1 40 (97.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.20%) PHP
3 2 (4.88%) C#
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 2 (4.88%) T-SQL
3 2 (4.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.44%) Ruby
4 1 (2.44%) Perl
4 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (19.51%) Facebook
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.88%) Sitecore
3 1 (2.44%) Adobe
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle