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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / West Midlands
Rank 117 162 146
Rank change year-on-year
+45 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 102 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.09% 1.15% 1.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 1.19% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 102 59 64
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £20,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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
4756 5039 4851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.42% 96.55% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 3770 4205 4253
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +10 36 £33,750 -3.57% 7
Warwickshire +29 19 £35,000 +66.66% 3
Coventry +4 14 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Solihull 0 12 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Shropshire - 9 £26,500 - 4
Worcestershire -6 8 £38,750 +23.01% 2
Staffordshire +3 3 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Herefordshire - 3 £40,000 -
Wolverhampton +9 2 £22,000 -13.72%
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 18 January 2017, 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.

1 211 (96.35%) HTML
2 210 (95.89%) CSS
3 187 (85.39%) JavaScript
4 185 (84.47%) Front End Development
5 132 (60.27%) HTML5
6 125 (57.08%) AngularJS
7 109 (49.77%) CSS3
8 90 (41.10%) jQuery
9 82 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
10 72 (32.88%) Sass
11 62 (28.31%) User Experience
12 61 (27.85%) PHP
13 59 (26.94%) Web Development
14 48 (21.92%) Git (software)
15 46 (21.00%) LESS
16 45 (20.55%) React
17 43 (19.63%) gulp
17 43 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
17 43 (19.63%) MVC
18 41 (18.72%) Marketing
19 40 (18.26%) Grunt
20 35 (15.98%) Photoshop
21 34 (15.53%) KnockoutJS
22 30 (13.70%) .NET
23 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
24 27 (12.33%) E-Commerce
24 27 (12.33%) Node.js
25 25 (11.42%) Ajax
26 23 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
27 22 (10.05%) Open Source

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 21 (9.59%) CMS
2 10 (4.57%) IIS
3 8 (3.65%) WordPress
4 5 (2.28%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.83%) JBoss
5 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.37%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.91%) Drupal
8 1 (0.46%) Apache
8 1 (0.46%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 35 (15.98%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (4.57%) Fireworks
4 5 (2.28%) MS Excel
5 3 (1.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.46%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (3.65%) Shopify
2 4 (1.83%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.85%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (6.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.91%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.46%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.46%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.74%) Internet
2 5 (2.28%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.94%) MySQL
2 9 (4.11%) MongoDB
2 9 (4.11%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.74%) NoSQL
4 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.37%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (21.92%) Git (software)
2 43 (19.63%) gulp
3 40 (18.26%) Grunt
4 20 (9.13%) Jasmine
4 20 (9.13%) Mocha
5 13 (5.94%) Protractor
6 12 (5.48%) Subversion
7 10 (4.57%) Bower
8 8 (3.65%) Jenkins
9 6 (2.74%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.28%) Maven
10 5 (2.28%) webpack
11 4 (1.83%) CMake
11 4 (1.83%) JSUnit
11 4 (1.83%) JUnit
12 3 (1.37%) Babel
12 3 (1.37%) QUnit
12 3 (1.37%) Selenium
13 2 (0.91%) JIRA
14 1 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 41 (18.72%) Marketing
2 21 (9.59%) Finance
3 12 (5.48%) Games
4 9 (4.11%) Banking
5 6 (2.74%) Advertising
5 6 (2.74%) Automotive
5 6 (2.74%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 211 (96.35%) HTML
2 210 (95.89%) CSS
3 132 (60.27%) HTML5
4 125 (57.08%) AngularJS
5 109 (49.77%) CSS3
6 90 (41.10%) jQuery
7 72 (32.88%) Sass
8 46 (21.00%) LESS
9 45 (20.55%) React
10 34 (15.53%) KnockoutJS
11 30 (13.70%) .NET
12 28 (12.79%) ASP.NET
13 27 (12.33%) Node.js
14 25 (11.42%) Ajax
15 23 (10.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 21 (9.59%) Web Services
17 20 (9.13%) RESTful
18 17 (7.76%) ASP.NET MVC
19 16 (7.31%) D3.js
20 15 (6.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 62 (28.31%) User Experience
2 13 (5.94%) Visualisation
3 11 (5.02%) Mobile App
4 10 (4.57%) Computer Science
4 10 (4.57%) Smartphone
5 7 (3.20%) Social Media
6 5 (2.28%) Fintech
7 4 (1.83%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.37%) Animation
9 1 (0.46%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.46%) iPhone
9 1 (0.46%) New Media
9 1 (0.46%) Online Games
9 1 (0.46%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.94%) Android
2 12 (5.48%) Apple iOS
3 7 (3.20%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (84.47%) Front End Development
2 82 (37.44%) Agile Software Development
3 59 (26.94%) Web Development
4 43 (19.63%) MVC
4 43 (19.63%) Responsive Web Design
5 27 (12.33%) E-Commerce
6 22 (10.05%) Open Source
7 19 (8.68%) Web Design
8 16 (7.31%) SDLC
9 15 (6.85%) TDD
9 15 (6.85%) Wireframes
10 11 (5.02%) Unit Testing
11 10 (4.57%) Content Management
11 10 (4.57%) Game Development
11 10 (4.57%) OO
11 10 (4.57%) Software Engineering
12 9 (4.11%) Android Development
12 9 (4.11%) iOS Development
12 9 (4.11%) Mobile Development
12 9 (4.11%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 187 (85.39%) JavaScript
2 61 (27.85%) PHP
3 22 (10.05%) C#
4 21 (9.59%) SQL
5 16 (7.31%) Java
6 10 (4.57%) ES6
7 9 (4.11%) T-SQL
8 7 (3.20%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.83%) C
9 4 (1.83%) C++
9 4 (1.83%) Python
9 4 (1.83%) Scala
9 4 (1.83%) VC++
10 3 (1.37%) Ruby
11 1 (0.46%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (4.57%) Degree
2 5 (2.28%) MCAD
2 5 (2.28%) MCP
2 5 (2.28%) MCSD
2 5 (2.28%) MCTS
2 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.91%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.37%) Docker
Vendors
1 14 (6.39%) Zend
2 11 (5.02%) Google
3 8 (3.65%) EPiServer
3 8 (3.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.65%) Twitter
4 6 (2.74%) Adobe
5 5 (2.28%) Facebook
6 2 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.46%) Progress
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