The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 195 202 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 31 8 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.55% 0.15% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.58% 0.16% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 12
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £30,950 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £37,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +13.33%
Front-End Web 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
5337 5127 5166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 93.86% 95.42% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4439 4248 4386
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the West Midlands region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Coventry - 16 £35,000 -
Staffordshire +10 4 £27,500 +27.90%
Birmingham +7 4 £35,000 - 4
Solihull - 3 £25,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £29,250 -
Walsall -3 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £32,500 - 1
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
1 40 (95.24%) HTML
2 39 (92.86%) CSS
3 31 (73.81%) jQuery
4 26 (61.90%) HTML5
5 22 (52.38%) CSS3
6 21 (50.00%) User Experience
7 20 (47.62%) Sass
7 20 (47.62%) Photoshop
8 19 (45.24%) CMS
9 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (40.48%) Adobe
11 15 (35.71%) Web Design
11 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
12 14 (33.33%) XHTML
13 12 (28.57%) Web Development
13 12 (28.57%) LESS
14 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
15 10 (23.81%) PHP
16 9 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
17 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 8 (19.05%) .NET
17 8 (19.05%) MVC
18 6 (14.29%) SEO
18 6 (14.29%) Marketing
19 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
19 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
20 4 (9.52%) Ajax
20 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
20 4 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (45.24%) CMS
2 4 (9.52%) WordPress
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 20 (47.62%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.76%) Fireworks
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.38%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.52%) Grunt
1 4 (9.52%) gulp
2 1 (2.38%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.38%) Sublime Text
General
1 6 (14.29%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (95.24%) HTML
2 39 (92.86%) CSS
3 31 (73.81%) jQuery
4 26 (61.90%) HTML5
5 22 (52.38%) CSS3
6 20 (47.62%) Sass
7 15 (35.71%) AngularJS
8 14 (33.33%) XHTML
9 12 (28.57%) LESS
10 9 (21.43%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (19.05%) .NET
12 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
13 4 (9.52%) Ajax
14 3 (7.14%) JSON
14 3 (7.14%) SOAP
14 3 (7.14%) RESTful
14 3 (7.14%) XML
14 3 (7.14%) Backbone.js
14 3 (7.14%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 21 (50.00%) User Experience
2 4 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.76%) EPoS
3 2 (4.76%) W3C
3 2 (4.76%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (35.71%) Web Design
3 12 (28.57%) Web Development
4 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (19.05%) MVC
6 6 (14.29%) SEO
7 5 (11.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (9.52%) Mobile Application Development
8 4 (9.52%) API Design
9 2 (4.76%) Scrum
9 2 (4.76%) SDLC
9 2 (4.76%) Content Management
9 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
9 2 (4.76%) OWASP
9 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Content Management
10 1 (2.38%) MVVM
10 1 (2.38%) SIEM
10 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Integration Testing
10 1 (2.38%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (95.24%) JavaScript
2 10 (23.81%) PHP
3 3 (7.14%) C#
4 2 (4.76%) Python
4 2 (4.76%) SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 17 (40.48%) Adobe
2 3 (7.14%) Zend
3 2 (4.76%) OpenText
3 2 (4.76%) Google
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle
3 2 (4.76%) SAP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.38%) Facebook
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