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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Rank 124 133 147
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 114 88 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.97% 1.66% 1.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.05% 1.72% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 106 81 85
Median salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
5561 5116 5468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.93% 96.31% 97.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4415 4271 4562
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -9 40 £35,000 +12.00% 4
Coventry +3 25 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Warwickshire +11 22 £32,500 +23.80% 2
Staffordshire -1 14 £45,000 +62.16% 1
Worcestershire +4 4 £23,750 -13.63%
Shropshire -7 4 £40,000 +100.00% 2
Solihull +11 2 £40,000 +45.45% 2
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 26 September 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.

1 269 (92.76%) JavaScript
2 262 (90.34%) HTML
3 261 (90.00%) CSS
4 233 (80.34%) Front End Development
5 189 (65.17%) jQuery
6 152 (52.41%) AngularJS
7 146 (50.34%) HTML5
8 119 (41.03%) PHP
9 111 (38.28%) CSS3
10 109 (37.59%) User Experience
11 104 (35.86%) Sass
12 92 (31.72%) Web Development
13 84 (28.97%) MVC
14 81 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
15 76 (26.21%) Git (software)
16 69 (23.79%) Grunt
17 66 (22.76%) gulp
18 64 (22.07%) Open Source
19 60 (20.69%) Web Design
20 59 (20.34%) Marketing
21 56 (19.31%) TDD
22 53 (18.28%) MySQL
23 46 (15.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
24 45 (15.52%) E-Commerce
24 45 (15.52%) Photoshop
25 44 (15.17%) Linux
26 41 (14.14%) Social Media
27 40 (13.79%) Node.js
28 39 (13.45%) Zend
28 39 (13.45%) SEO

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 26 (8.97%) CMS
2 25 (8.62%) WordPress
3 13 (4.48%) IIS
4 7 (2.41%) Umbraco
5 4 (1.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.03%) SilverStripe
7 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.34%) Drupal
8 1 (0.34%) JBoss
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (15.52%) Photoshop
2 14 (4.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 8 (2.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (1.72%) MS Excel
5 4 (1.38%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 22 (7.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.86%) GitHub
2 6 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.38%) SaaS
4 3 (1.03%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.69%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (6.55%) Internet
2 1 (0.34%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (18.28%) MySQL
2 6 (2.07%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.72%) MongoDB
3 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.03%) Big Data
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.69%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (0.34%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 76 (26.21%) Git (software)
2 69 (23.79%) Grunt
3 66 (22.76%) gulp
4 28 (9.66%) Jasmine
4 28 (9.66%) Mocha
5 24 (8.28%) Protractor
6 18 (6.21%) Babel
6 18 (6.21%) Subversion
7 17 (5.86%) webpack
8 9 (3.10%) Bower
9 7 (2.41%) Jenkins
10 5 (1.72%) TortoiseSVN
11 4 (1.38%) CMake
12 3 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
12 3 (1.03%) Maven
12 3 (1.03%) QUnit
13 2 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
14 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
14 1 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
General
1 59 (20.34%) Marketing
2 33 (11.38%) Retail
3 25 (8.62%) Finance
4 18 (6.21%) Advertising
5 13 (4.48%) Games
6 12 (4.14%) Manufacturing
7 10 (3.45%) Telecoms
8 8 (2.76%) Electronics
9 6 (2.07%) Automotive
10 2 (0.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 262 (90.34%) HTML
2 261 (90.00%) CSS
3 189 (65.17%) jQuery
4 152 (52.41%) AngularJS
5 146 (50.34%) HTML5
6 111 (38.28%) CSS3
7 104 (35.86%) Sass
8 46 (15.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 40 (13.79%) Node.js
10 38 (13.10%) React
11 33 (11.38%) RESTful
11 33 (11.38%) Symfony
12 30 (10.34%) .NET
12 30 (10.34%) LESS
13 26 (8.97%) OOCSS
14 24 (8.28%) KnockoutJS
14 24 (8.28%) Zend Framework
15 22 (7.59%) Ajax
16 20 (6.90%) Web Services
17 18 (6.21%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 109 (37.59%) User Experience
2 41 (14.14%) Social Media
3 20 (6.90%) Graphic Design
4 15 (5.17%) iPhone
5 14 (4.83%) Computer Science
5 14 (4.83%) Mobile App
6 5 (1.72%) Smartphone
7 3 (1.03%) Blog
7 3 (1.03%) Digital Media
8 2 (0.69%) Fintech
9 1 (0.34%) Animation
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.34%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.34%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.34%) Online Games
9 1 (0.34%) Performance Metrics
9 1 (0.34%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 44 (15.17%) Linux
2 17 (5.86%) Android
2 17 (5.86%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (80.34%) Front End Development
2 92 (31.72%) Web Development
3 84 (28.97%) MVC
4 81 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
5 64 (22.07%) Open Source
6 60 (20.69%) Web Design
7 56 (19.31%) TDD
8 45 (15.52%) E-Commerce
9 39 (13.45%) SEO
10 35 (12.07%) Responsive Web Design
11 33 (11.38%) Scrum
12 28 (9.66%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
13 27 (9.31%) SDLC
14 25 (8.62%) Mobile First
14 25 (8.62%) Pay per click
15 24 (8.28%) Software Engineering
15 24 (8.28%) Workflow
16 22 (7.59%) Project Management
17 19 (6.55%) OO
17 19 (6.55%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 269 (92.76%) JavaScript
2 119 (41.03%) PHP
3 29 (10.00%) ES6
4 20 (6.90%) C#
5 13 (4.48%) SQL
6 10 (3.45%) Ruby
7 9 (3.10%) CoffeeScript
7 9 (3.10%) TypeScript
8 8 (2.76%) T-SQL
9 6 (2.07%) Java
9 6 (2.07%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.72%) ActionScript
10 5 (1.72%) ActionScript 3.0
11 4 (1.38%) C++
11 4 (1.38%) VC++
12 3 (1.03%) C
12 3 (1.03%) Scala
13 1 (0.34%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (4.83%) Degree
2 5 (1.72%) MCAD
2 5 (1.72%) MCP
2 5 (1.72%) MCSD
2 5 (1.72%) MCTS
2 5 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.34%) WAI
System Software
1 1 (0.34%) Docker
Vendors
1 39 (13.45%) Zend
2 34 (11.72%) Adobe
3 9 (3.10%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.76%) Twitter
5 7 (2.41%) Google
6 4 (1.38%) EPiServer
7 2 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.34%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.34%) Facebook
8 1 (0.34%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.34%) Telerik
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nanotek Limited
Salary: From £200 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum OTE + Bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
West Midlands
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: D.O.E.
Posted: 4 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Many benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + FANTASTIC BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Pro-Quest
Salary: 25000-28000 Per Annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 7 days ago
Burton-On-Trent
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 25 days ago