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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 129 137 139
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 90 62 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.68% 1.25% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 1.31% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 44 48
Average salary £32,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.03% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,600 £24,700
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
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
5103 4728 4712
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.40% 95.30% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4326 3960 3943
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 +9 31 £35,000 +52.17% 5
Coventry - 15 £25,000 -
Staffordshire 0 12 £32,500 +8.33% 1
Birmingham -33 11 £32,750 -6.42% 9
Solihull +8 7 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Herefordshire +9 4 £25,000 -
Worcestershire -5 2 £23,250 -22.50% 1
Shropshire -9 2 £21,000 -55.78%
Dudley - 2 £42,500 - 1
Walsall +6 1 £37,500 -
Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 153 (100.00%) HTML
1 153 (100.00%) CSS
2 126 (82.35%) JavaScript
3 120 (78.43%) HTML5
4 119 (77.78%) jQuery
5 107 (69.93%) CSS3
6 53 (34.64%) Photoshop
7 48 (31.37%) PHP
8 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
9 39 (25.49%) User Experience
10 36 (23.53%) C#
10 36 (23.53%) .NET
11 35 (22.88%) Responsive Web Design
12 33 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
13 32 (20.92%) Sass
14 27 (17.65%) ASP.NET
14 27 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
15 26 (16.99%) MVC
16 23 (15.03%) JSON
17 21 (13.73%) Web Development
18 20 (13.07%) Marketing
18 20 (13.07%) Scrum
19 19 (12.42%) CMS
19 19 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (12.42%) Mobile App
19 19 (12.42%) AngularJS
20 18 (11.76%) MySQL
21 17 (11.11%) Web Services
21 17 (11.11%) E-Commerce
21 17 (11.11%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 6 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 19 (12.42%) CMS
2 13 (8.50%) WordPress
3 12 (7.84%) Node.js
4 3 (1.96%) Apache
5 2 (1.31%) nginx
6 1 (0.65%) Kentico
6 1 (0.65%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) Drupal
6 1 (0.65%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.65%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 53 (34.64%) Photoshop
2 13 (8.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.92%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (1.31%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Magento
1 1 (0.65%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.31%) Intranet
2 1 (0.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.76%) MySQL
2 6 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (3.92%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 41 (26.80%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.11%) Subversion
3 13 (8.50%) Grunt
4 7 (4.58%) JIRA
5 4 (2.61%) Yeoman
6 3 (1.96%) Behat
6 3 (1.96%) JUnit
6 3 (1.96%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (1.31%) Bower
8 1 (0.65%) Sublime Text
8 1 (0.65%) Axure RP
8 1 (0.65%) Eclipse
General
1 20 (13.07%) Marketing
2 10 (6.54%) Retail
3 5 (3.27%) Local Government
3 5 (3.27%) Games
4 3 (1.96%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (100.00%) HTML
1 153 (100.00%) CSS
2 120 (78.43%) HTML5
3 119 (77.78%) jQuery
4 107 (69.93%) CSS3
5 36 (23.53%) .NET
6 33 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
7 32 (20.92%) Sass
8 27 (17.65%) ASP.NET
9 23 (15.03%) JSON
10 19 (12.42%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (12.42%) AngularJS
11 17 (11.11%) Web Services
12 14 (9.15%) LESS
13 13 (8.50%) RESTful
14 11 (7.19%) XHTML
15 10 (6.54%) Ajax
16 9 (5.88%) Middleware
16 9 (5.88%) Backbone.js
17 7 (4.58%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 39 (25.49%) User Experience
2 19 (12.42%) Mobile App
3 14 (9.15%) W3C
4 10 (6.54%) NHS
5 8 (5.23%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.27%) Social Network
6 5 (3.27%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.27%) Digital Media
6 5 (3.27%) iPhone
7 3 (1.96%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.96%) Open Source
7 3 (1.96%) Online Games
8 2 (1.31%) Social Media
8 2 (1.31%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) E-Learning
9 1 (0.65%) SCORM
9 1 (0.65%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (7.84%) Android
2 10 (6.54%) Linux
3 7 (4.58%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.27%) Windows
5 2 (1.31%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.88%) Responsive Web Design
2 27 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (16.99%) MVC
4 21 (13.73%) Web Development
5 20 (13.07%) Scrum
6 17 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 16 (10.46%) OO
8 13 (8.50%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 8 (5.23%) Software Architecture
10 8 (5.23%) Project Management
11 7 (4.58%) Web Design
11 7 (4.58%) Analytics
11 7 (4.58%) Android Development
11 7 (4.58%) iOS Development
12 6 (3.92%) Information Architecture
12 6 (3.92%) Mentoring
12 6 (3.92%) CRM
12 6 (3.92%) Big Data Analytics
12 6 (3.92%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 126 (82.35%) JavaScript
2 48 (31.37%) PHP
3 36 (23.53%) C#
4 10 (6.54%) VB.NET
5 9 (5.88%) SQL
6 7 (4.58%) ActionScript
6 7 (4.58%) ActionScript 3.0
7 6 (3.92%) VB
8 3 (1.96%) PHP5
9 1 (0.65%) C++
9 1 (0.65%) Java
9 1 (0.65%) Python
9 1 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.65%) cPanel
Vendors
1 13 (8.50%) Adobe
2 7 (4.58%) Telerik
2 7 (4.58%) Google
2 7 (4.58%) Microsoft
3 5 (3.27%) Zend
4 3 (1.96%) Facebook
4 3 (1.96%) Twitter
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle
5 1 (0.65%) SAP
5 1 (0.65%) Sitecore
5 1 (0.65%) hybris
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