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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / West Midlands
Rank 113 162 139
Rank change year-on-year
+49 -23
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 97 75 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.05% 1.29% 1.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.10% 1.34% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 97 74 63
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £28,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,000 £46,750
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
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +31 33 £35,000 - 8
Warwickshire +36 16 £25,000 +19.04% 2
Coventry +4 12 £40,000 +23.07%
Solihull +1 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Shropshire -2 10 £27,000 -41.62% 1
Worcestershire -10 10 £40,000 +26.98% 3
Herefordshire - 7 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton +7 2 £22,000 -13.72%
Staffordshire 0 2 £30,000 -40.00%
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 20 February 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.

1 199 (95.67%) HTML
2 198 (95.19%) CSS
3 175 (84.13%) Front End Development
4 174 (83.65%) JavaScript
5 119 (57.21%) HTML5
6 110 (52.88%) AngularJS
7 96 (46.15%) CSS3
8 84 (40.38%) jQuery
9 76 (36.54%) Sass
10 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
11 61 (29.33%) User Experience
12 57 (27.40%) PHP
13 55 (26.44%) Web Development
14 52 (25.00%) LESS
15 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
16 44 (21.15%) Responsive Web Design
17 42 (20.19%) Marketing
18 41 (19.71%) KnockoutJS
18 41 (19.71%) React
19 40 (19.23%) gulp
20 36 (17.31%) MVC
21 34 (16.35%) Photoshop
21 34 (16.35%) Grunt
22 29 (13.94%) E-Commerce
23 28 (13.46%) Node.js
23 28 (13.46%) .NET
24 26 (12.50%) ASP.NET
25 23 (11.06%) C#
25 23 (11.06%) Ajax
26 22 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap

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 17 (8.17%) CMS
2 9 (4.33%) WordPress
3 8 (3.85%) EPiServer
4 7 (3.37%) IIS
5 4 (1.92%) JBoss
6 3 (1.44%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.44%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.44%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.48%) Apache
7 1 (0.48%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.48%) Drupal
Applications
1 34 (16.35%) Photoshop
2 11 (5.29%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (4.81%) Fireworks
4 3 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (1.44%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.48%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 9 (4.33%) Shopify
2 5 (2.40%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 14 (6.73%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (6.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (0.48%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.48%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.88%) Internet
2 5 (2.40%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.77%) MySQL
2 10 (4.81%) MongoDB
3 8 (3.85%) SQL Server
4 6 (2.88%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.44%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.44%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.48%) Big Data
6 1 (0.48%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 47 (22.60%) Git (software)
2 40 (19.23%) gulp
3 34 (16.35%) Grunt
4 19 (9.13%) Jasmine
4 19 (9.13%) Mocha
5 14 (6.73%) Subversion
6 10 (4.81%) Protractor
7 9 (4.33%) Bower
8 8 (3.85%) Jenkins
9 7 (3.37%) JSUnit
10 5 (2.40%) Maven
10 5 (2.40%) Mercurial
10 5 (2.40%) webpack
11 4 (1.92%) JUnit
12 3 (1.44%) Selenium
13 2 (0.96%) Babel
13 2 (0.96%) CMake
13 2 (0.96%) QUnit
14 1 (0.48%) Gradle
14 1 (0.48%) TestNG
General
1 42 (20.19%) Marketing
2 18 (8.65%) Finance
3 10 (4.81%) Games
3 10 (4.81%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.85%) Banking
5 6 (2.88%) Advertising
6 3 (1.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (95.67%) HTML
2 198 (95.19%) CSS
3 119 (57.21%) HTML5
4 110 (52.88%) AngularJS
5 96 (46.15%) CSS3
6 84 (40.38%) jQuery
7 76 (36.54%) Sass
8 52 (25.00%) LESS
9 41 (19.71%) KnockoutJS
9 41 (19.71%) React
10 28 (13.46%) .NET
10 28 (13.46%) Node.js
11 26 (12.50%) ASP.NET
12 23 (11.06%) Ajax
13 22 (10.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 19 (9.13%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (8.65%) RESTful
16 17 (8.17%) Backbone.js
16 17 (8.17%) Web Services
17 16 (7.69%) Angular 2
Miscellaneous
1 61 (29.33%) User Experience
2 14 (6.73%) Mobile App
3 10 (4.81%) Smartphone
4 7 (3.37%) Animation
4 7 (3.37%) Social Media
5 5 (2.40%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.92%) Fintech
7 3 (1.44%) Digital Media
8 1 (0.48%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.48%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.48%) iPhone
8 1 (0.48%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.48%) New Media
8 1 (0.48%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 12 (5.77%) Android
2 11 (5.29%) Apple iOS
3 5 (2.40%) Linux
4 1 (0.48%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (84.13%) Front End Development
2 69 (33.17%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (26.44%) Web Development
4 44 (21.15%) Responsive Web Design
5 36 (17.31%) MVC
6 29 (13.94%) E-Commerce
7 19 (9.13%) Open Source
8 18 (8.65%) Web Design
9 14 (6.73%) Unit Testing
9 14 (6.73%) Wireframes
10 13 (6.25%) Visualisation
11 12 (5.77%) SEO
12 11 (5.29%) SDLC
12 11 (5.29%) TDD
13 10 (4.81%) Automated Testing
13 10 (4.81%) Content Management
13 10 (4.81%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
13 10 (4.81%) Game Development
13 10 (4.81%) Mobile Development
13 10 (4.81%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 174 (83.65%) JavaScript
2 57 (27.40%) PHP
3 23 (11.06%) C#
4 18 (8.65%) Java
5 17 (8.17%) SQL
6 9 (4.33%) ES6
7 7 (3.37%) T-SQL
8 5 (2.40%) VB.NET
9 4 (1.92%) Python
9 4 (1.92%) Scala
10 3 (1.44%) C
10 3 (1.44%) Ruby
11 2 (0.96%) C++
11 2 (0.96%) VC++
12 1 (0.48%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.44%) MCAD
2 3 (1.44%) MCP
2 3 (1.44%) MCSD
2 3 (1.44%) MCTS
2 3 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.96%) QA
2 1 (0.48%) WAI
System Software
1 3 (1.44%) Docker
Vendors
1 11 (5.29%) Google
1 11 (5.29%) Zend
2 7 (3.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.37%) Twitter
3 6 (2.88%) Adobe
4 5 (2.40%) Facebook
5 1 (0.48%) Progress
5 1 (0.48%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.48%) T-Plan
5 1 (0.48%) Xamarin
Birmingham
Lynx Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Axica Recruitment
Posted: 13 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands
Jumar Solutions Ltd
Posted: 13 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £44000 per annum + Health Scheme, Pension, Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ESA Group
Salary: From £23,000 to £27,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Rugby
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Evesham, Worcestershire
ISL
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £28000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Rugby
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Training + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + exceptional benefits
Posted: 19 days ago