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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 129 133 137
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 122 95 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.98% 1.77% 1.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.06% 1.83% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 112 88 46
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £46,500
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
5925 5188 4773
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.28% 96.88% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4696 4403 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £59,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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
Birmingham +7 32 £37,500 +10.29% 7
Warwickshire -17 28 £27,500 -21.42% 6
Worcestershire +13 21 £31,000 +33.33% 3
Shropshire +6 16 £32,500 +54.76% 2
Coventry +3 12 £37,500 +50.00%
Staffordshire +2 7 £32,500 - 2
Solihull +14 4 £29,000 -11.45%
Wolverhampton - 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 4 May 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.

1 174 (93.05%) CSS
2 166 (88.77%) HTML
3 162 (86.63%) Front End Development
4 160 (85.56%) JavaScript
5 123 (65.78%) jQuery
6 102 (54.55%) HTML5
7 79 (42.25%) AngularJS
8 77 (41.18%) CSS3
9 63 (33.69%) User Experience
10 56 (29.95%) Web Development
11 55 (29.41%) Photoshop
12 48 (25.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 47 (25.13%) Git (software)
14 44 (23.53%) Sass
15 43 (22.99%) PHP
16 42 (22.46%) Web Design
17 39 (20.86%) Adobe
18 37 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
19 35 (18.72%) Responsive Web Design
20 32 (17.11%) Marketing
21 31 (16.58%) Ajax
22 30 (16.04%) TDD
23 27 (14.44%) MVC
23 27 (14.44%) Scrum
23 27 (14.44%) .NET
24 26 (13.90%) MySQL
24 26 (13.90%) E-Commerce
25 22 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
26 19 (10.16%) Finance
27 18 (9.63%) Node.js

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 18 (9.63%) Node.js
2 16 (8.56%) CMS
3 14 (7.49%) WordPress
4 12 (6.42%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.21%) Kentico
6 3 (1.60%) IIS
7 2 (1.07%) Apache
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.53%) Drupal
8 1 (0.53%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.53%) JBoss
8 1 (0.53%) Tomcat
Applications
1 55 (29.41%) Photoshop
2 22 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 14 (7.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (3.74%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.53%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (3.21%) Magento
2 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.28%) GitHub
2 7 (3.74%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.60%) Google Analytics
4 2 (1.07%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.28%) Internet
2 1 (0.53%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (13.90%) MySQL
2 3 (1.60%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.53%) CouchDB
3 1 (0.53%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.53%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 47 (25.13%) Git (software)
2 16 (8.56%) gulp
3 11 (5.88%) Grunt
4 9 (4.81%) Subversion
5 8 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (2.67%) Babel
6 5 (2.67%) webpack
7 4 (2.14%) Dreamweaver
8 3 (1.60%) Axure RP
8 3 (1.60%) Karma Test Runner
8 3 (1.60%) TortoiseSVN
9 2 (1.07%) Jasmine
9 2 (1.07%) jspm
10 1 (0.53%) Jenkins
10 1 (0.53%) JIRA
10 1 (0.53%) JUnit
10 1 (0.53%) Maven
10 1 (0.53%) Selenium
10 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (17.11%) Marketing
2 19 (10.16%) Finance
3 17 (9.09%) Retail
4 12 (6.42%) Advertising
5 5 (2.67%) Games
6 4 (2.14%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.14%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.60%) Electronics
7 3 (1.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Banking
8 1 (0.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 174 (93.05%) CSS
2 166 (88.77%) HTML
3 123 (65.78%) jQuery
4 102 (54.55%) HTML5
5 79 (42.25%) AngularJS
6 77 (41.18%) CSS3
7 48 (25.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 44 (23.53%) Sass
9 31 (16.58%) Ajax
10 27 (14.44%) .NET
11 16 (8.56%) ASP.NET
12 15 (8.02%) React
13 13 (6.95%) KnockoutJS
13 13 (6.95%) LESS
13 13 (6.95%) REST
14 12 (6.42%) OOCSS
14 12 (6.42%) Symfony
15 10 (5.35%) .NET Framework
16 9 (4.81%) Ember.js
17 8 (4.28%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 63 (33.69%) User Experience
2 16 (8.56%) Social Media
3 12 (6.42%) W3C
4 10 (5.35%) Graphic Design
5 6 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.67%) iPhone
7 4 (2.14%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.07%) Digital Media
8 2 (1.07%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.53%) Animation
9 1 (0.53%) Blog
9 1 (0.53%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 13 (6.95%) Linux
2 8 (4.28%) Android
2 8 (4.28%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (86.63%) Front End Development
2 56 (29.95%) Web Development
3 42 (22.46%) Web Design
4 37 (19.79%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (18.72%) Responsive Web Design
6 30 (16.04%) TDD
7 27 (14.44%) MVC
7 27 (14.44%) Scrum
8 26 (13.90%) E-Commerce
9 15 (8.02%) SEO
9 15 (8.02%) Workflow
10 13 (6.95%) Open Source
11 12 (6.42%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
11 12 (6.42%) Mobile First
12 11 (5.88%) Project Management
12 11 (5.88%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.88%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.35%) Web Accessibility
14 9 (4.81%) Cross-Browser Development
14 9 (4.81%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 160 (85.56%) JavaScript
2 43 (22.99%) PHP
3 17 (9.09%) C#
4 14 (7.49%) ES6
4 14 (7.49%) Java
5 9 (4.81%) Ruby
6 7 (3.74%) CoffeeScript
7 6 (3.21%) SQL
8 4 (2.14%) TypeScript
9 3 (1.60%) ActionScript
9 3 (1.60%) ActionScript 3.0
10 2 (1.07%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.07%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.53%) Python
11 1 (0.53%) Scala
11 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (1.07%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.53%) Docker
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) Adobe
2 8 (4.28%) Twitter
3 5 (2.67%) Google
3 5 (2.67%) Zend
4 2 (1.07%) Facebook
4 2 (1.07%) Microsoft
4 2 (1.07%) Oracle
5 1 (0.53%) DevExpress
5 1 (0.53%) SAP
5 1 (0.53%) Telerik
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