The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 129 138 144
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 90 68 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.71% 1.33% 1.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.79% 1.39% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 46 45
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £21,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £46,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Front-End Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5025 4883 4828
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.26% 95.15% 95.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4220 4119 4018
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +10 30 £35,000 +35.92% 6
Coventry - 15 £25,000 - 1
Birmingham -29 13 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Staffordshire 0 12 £32,500 +23.80% 4
Solihull +7 8 £32,750 +14.91%
Dudley - 3 £42,500 - 1
Worcestershire 0 2 £23,250 -22.50% 1
Walsall +5 1 £37,500 -
Herefordshire 0 1 £25,000 -
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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.

1 158 (98.14%) HTML
1 158 (98.14%) CSS
2 133 (82.61%) JavaScript
3 126 (78.26%) HTML5
4 122 (75.78%) jQuery
5 115 (71.43%) CSS3
6 53 (32.92%) Photoshop
7 49 (30.43%) PHP
8 45 (27.95%) Git (software)
9 44 (27.33%) User Experience
10 40 (24.84%) .NET
11 36 (22.36%) C#
12 34 (21.12%) KnockoutJS
12 34 (21.12%) Responsive Web Design
13 33 (20.50%) Sass
14 30 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (17.39%) AngularJS
16 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
16 27 (16.77%) MVC
17 25 (15.53%) Web Development
18 23 (14.29%) Scrum
19 22 (13.66%) JSON
20 21 (13.04%) Marketing
20 21 (13.04%) Subversion
20 21 (13.04%) CMS
20 21 (13.04%) Mobile App
21 20 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 18 (11.18%) MySQL
23 16 (9.94%) Mobile Application Development
24 15 (9.32%) Web Services

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 21 (13.04%) CMS
2 14 (8.70%) WordPress
3 13 (8.07%) Node.js
4 6 (3.73%) Apache
5 2 (1.24%) nginx
6 1 (0.62%) Orchard CMS
6 1 (0.62%) Kentico
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) Drupal
6 1 (0.62%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.62%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 53 (32.92%) Photoshop
2 15 (9.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (4.35%) Fireworks
4 6 (3.73%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.62%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Shopify
1 1 (0.62%) Tridion
1 1 (0.62%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.62%) SaaS
2 1 (0.62%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.18%) MySQL
2 6 (3.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.73%) Big Data
3 2 (1.24%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 45 (27.95%) Git (software)
2 21 (13.04%) Subversion
3 9 (5.59%) Grunt
4 7 (4.35%) JIRA
5 3 (1.86%) Behat
5 3 (1.86%) PHPUnit
5 3 (1.86%) JUnit
6 2 (1.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (1.24%) Bower
7 1 (0.62%) Yeoman
7 1 (0.62%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.62%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.62%) TortoiseSVN
7 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
General
1 21 (13.04%) Marketing
2 8 (4.97%) Retail
3 6 (3.73%) Games
4 5 (3.11%) Local Government
5 4 (2.48%) Advertising
6 1 (0.62%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (98.14%) HTML
1 158 (98.14%) CSS
2 126 (78.26%) HTML5
3 122 (75.78%) jQuery
4 115 (71.43%) CSS3
5 40 (24.84%) .NET
6 34 (21.12%) KnockoutJS
7 33 (20.50%) Sass
8 28 (17.39%) AngularJS
9 27 (16.77%) ASP.NET
10 22 (13.66%) JSON
11 20 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 15 (9.32%) Web Services
13 13 (8.07%) Ajax
13 13 (8.07%) LESS
14 11 (6.83%) XHTML
15 10 (6.21%) Middleware
15 10 (6.21%) RESTful
16 7 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
16 7 (4.35%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 44 (27.33%) User Experience
2 21 (13.04%) Mobile App
3 14 (8.70%) W3C
4 10 (6.21%) NHS
5 8 (4.97%) N-Tier
6 6 (3.73%) Digital Media
7 5 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.11%) Learning Management System
7 5 (3.11%) Social Network
7 5 (3.11%) iPhone
8 4 (2.48%) Graphic Design
8 4 (2.48%) Open Source
8 4 (2.48%) Social Media
9 3 (1.86%) Online Games
10 2 (1.24%) Computer Science
10 2 (1.24%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.62%) Kindle
11 1 (0.62%) SCORM
11 1 (0.62%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 15 (9.32%) Android
2 13 (8.07%) Linux
3 10 (6.21%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.11%) Windows
5 2 (1.24%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (21.12%) Responsive Web Design
2 30 (18.63%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.77%) MVC
4 25 (15.53%) Web Development
5 23 (14.29%) Scrum
6 16 (9.94%) Mobile Application Development
7 15 (9.32%) E-Commerce
8 14 (8.70%) OO
9 11 (6.83%) Unit Testing
10 10 (6.21%) Analytics
10 10 (6.21%) Android Development
10 10 (6.21%) iOS Development
11 8 (4.97%) Web Design
11 8 (4.97%) Project Management
11 8 (4.97%) MVVM
11 8 (4.97%) Software Architecture
12 7 (4.35%) TDD
13 6 (3.73%) Usability Testing
13 6 (3.73%) Digital Marketing
13 6 (3.73%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 133 (82.61%) JavaScript
2 49 (30.43%) PHP
3 36 (22.36%) C#
4 10 (6.21%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.59%) SQL
6 7 (4.35%) ActionScript 3.0
6 7 (4.35%) ActionScript
7 6 (3.73%) VB
8 4 (2.48%) Python
9 3 (1.86%) PHP5
10 1 (0.62%) C++
10 1 (0.62%) Java
10 1 (0.62%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (7.45%) Degree
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.62%) cPanel
Vendors
1 15 (9.32%) Adobe
2 9 (5.59%) Telerik
3 8 (4.97%) Google
4 7 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 5 (3.11%) Zend
6 4 (2.48%) Facebook
7 3 (1.86%) Twitter
8 2 (1.24%) SAP
9 1 (0.62%) hybris
9 1 (0.62%) Oracle
9 1 (0.62%) Sitecore
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