The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 86 136 148
Rank change year-on-year
+50 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 178 97 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.91% 1.64% 1.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 1.71% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 157 92 61
Median salary £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Front End Developer (Client-Side 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
5876 5667 5117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.98% 95.94% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4632 4647 4273
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) across the West Midlands region.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +31 53 £27,500 - 7
Birmingham +28 49 £32,500 - 5
Coventry +12 28 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Shropshire -4 17 £32,500 +62.50%
Worcestershire +13 10 £31,750 -5.92% 2
Staffordshire -4 10 £42,500 +30.76% 4
Solihull +17 7 £35,000 +6.87% 1
Walsall -3 1 - -
Wolverhampton -5 1 - - 1
Herefordshire - 1 - -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 272 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 257 (89.24%) CSS
3 256 (88.89%) HTML
4 229 (79.51%) Front End Development
5 207 (71.88%) jQuery
6 141 (48.96%) AngularJS
7 137 (47.57%) HTML5
8 118 (40.97%) User Experience
9 108 (37.50%) PHP
10 97 (33.68%) Web Development
11 95 (32.99%) Sass
12 94 (32.64%) CSS3
13 82 (28.47%) Git (software)
14 72 (25.00%) Web Design
14 72 (25.00%) MVC
15 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
15 64 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 63 (21.88%) TDD
17 61 (21.18%) Open Source
18 60 (20.83%) Photoshop
19 58 (20.14%) Marketing
20 56 (19.44%) Adobe
20 56 (19.44%) MySQL
20 56 (19.44%) Grunt
21 53 (18.40%) gulp
22 47 (16.32%) SEO
22 47 (16.32%) Linux
22 47 (16.32%) Social Media
23 42 (14.58%) E-Commerce
24 40 (13.89%) Scrum

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 31 (10.76%) WordPress
2 27 (9.38%) CMS
3 11 (3.82%) Umbraco
4 6 (2.08%) IIS
4 6 (2.08%) Kentico
5 3 (1.04%) SilverStripe
6 2 (0.69%) Apache
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.35%) Drupal
7 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 60 (20.83%) Photoshop
2 24 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 19 (6.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (2.08%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 23 (7.99%) Magento
2 1 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.94%) GitHub
2 7 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 4 (1.39%) SaaS
5 3 (1.04%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (8.33%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (19.44%) MySQL
2 3 (1.04%) Big Data
3 2 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (0.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 82 (28.47%) Git (software)
2 56 (19.44%) Grunt
3 53 (18.40%) gulp
4 21 (7.29%) Subversion
5 18 (6.25%) webpack
6 17 (5.90%) Jasmine
6 17 (5.90%) Mocha
7 16 (5.56%) Babel
7 16 (5.56%) Protractor
8 7 (2.43%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.08%) Bower
9 6 (2.08%) TortoiseSVN
10 5 (1.74%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.39%) Axure RP
11 4 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
12 2 (0.69%) Maven
12 2 (0.69%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.35%) JIRA
13 1 (0.35%) JUnit
13 1 (0.35%) Selenium
General
1 58 (20.14%) Marketing
2 39 (13.54%) Retail
3 32 (11.11%) Finance
4 19 (6.60%) Advertising
5 14 (4.86%) Manufacturing
6 12 (4.17%) Telecoms
7 10 (3.47%) Electronics
8 7 (2.43%) Games
9 4 (1.39%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.35%) Banking
10 1 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (89.24%) CSS
2 256 (88.89%) HTML
3 207 (71.88%) jQuery
4 141 (48.96%) AngularJS
5 137 (47.57%) HTML5
6 95 (32.99%) Sass
7 94 (32.64%) CSS3
8 64 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (13.54%) Symfony
10 34 (11.81%) Node.js
11 30 (10.42%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (10.42%) OOCSS
12 29 (10.07%) Ajax
13 27 (9.38%) .NET
13 27 (9.38%) React
14 23 (7.99%) RESTful
15 20 (6.94%) REST
16 16 (5.56%) Browserify
16 16 (5.56%) LESS
16 16 (5.56%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 118 (40.97%) User Experience
2 47 (16.32%) Social Media
3 26 (9.03%) Graphic Design
4 16 (5.56%) iPhone
5 12 (4.17%) W3C
6 11 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 7 (2.43%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.39%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.39%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.04%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.04%) Blog
10 2 (0.69%) Animation
11 1 (0.35%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.35%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.35%) NHS
11 1 (0.35%) Performance Metrics
11 1 (0.35%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 47 (16.32%) Linux
2 11 (3.82%) Android
2 11 (3.82%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 229 (79.51%) Front End Development
2 97 (33.68%) Web Development
3 72 (25.00%) MVC
3 72 (25.00%) Web Design
4 64 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (21.88%) TDD
6 61 (21.18%) Open Source
7 47 (16.32%) SEO
8 42 (14.58%) E-Commerce
9 40 (13.89%) Scrum
10 36 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
11 32 (11.11%) Workflow
12 31 (10.76%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 27 (9.38%) Mobile First
14 26 (9.03%) Pay per click
15 24 (8.33%) Project Management
15 24 (8.33%) Risk Management
16 23 (7.99%) Internet Marketing
17 22 (7.64%) Software Engineering
18 19 (6.60%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 272 (94.44%) JavaScript
2 108 (37.50%) PHP
3 30 (10.42%) ES6
4 20 (6.94%) C#
5 14 (4.86%) Ruby
6 12 (4.17%) CoffeeScript
7 10 (3.47%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.78%) Java
9 6 (2.08%) ActionScript
9 6 (2.08%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (1.39%) SQL
11 3 (1.04%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.69%) Scala
12 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.35%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (2.43%) Degree
2 1 (0.35%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 56 (19.44%) Adobe
2 32 (11.11%) Zend
3 8 (2.78%) Google
4 5 (1.74%) Twitter
5 4 (1.39%) Microsoft
6 2 (0.69%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.69%) Telerik
7 1 (0.35%) Facebook
7 1 (0.35%) Oracle
7 1 (0.35%) SAP
7 1 (0.35%) Sitecore
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