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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 194 194 175
Rank change year-on-year
0 -19
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 14 12 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.24% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.25% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 21
Average salary £22,500 £28,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.64% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £32,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -
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
5230 4731 4579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.49% 95.00% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 4639 3998 4018
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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
Birmingham -7 2 £36,250 +23.93%
Coventry -10 2 £22,500 -24.36%
Staffordshire 0 1 £30,000 +9.09%
Solihull -6 1 £30,000 -7.69%
Worcestershire - 1 £21,500 -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
3 26 (81.25%) jQuery
4 22 (68.75%) HTML5
5 18 (56.25%) CSS3
5 18 (56.25%) Photoshop
6 10 (31.25%) Sass
7 9 (28.13%) OO
7 9 (28.13%) Finance
7 9 (28.13%) Backbone.js
8 8 (25.00%) Content Management
8 8 (25.00%) Automotive
8 8 (25.00%) Back Office
8 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
8 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
8 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
9 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
9 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
10 6 (18.75%) MVC
10 6 (18.75%) LESS
11 5 (15.63%) User Experience
11 5 (15.63%) Adobe
11 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
11 5 (15.63%) Web Development
12 4 (12.50%) Marketing
12 4 (12.50%) JSON
12 4 (12.50%) Django
12 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
12 4 (12.50%) Grunt

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 3 (9.38%) CMS
1 3 (9.38%) nginx
1 3 (9.38%) Node.js
2 2 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) Photoshop
2 3 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.13%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.63%) Git (software)
3 4 (12.50%) Grunt
4 3 (9.38%) Ant
4 3 (9.38%) Phing
4 3 (9.38%) Subversion
General
1 9 (28.13%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Automotive
2 8 (25.00%) Back Office
3 4 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (100.00%) HTML
1 32 (100.00%) CSS
2 26 (81.25%) jQuery
3 22 (68.75%) HTML5
4 18 (56.25%) CSS3
5 10 (31.25%) Sass
6 9 (28.13%) Backbone.js
7 7 (21.88%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.75%) LESS
9 4 (12.50%) Underscore.js
9 4 (12.50%) JSON
9 4 (12.50%) Django
10 3 (9.38%) DOM
10 3 (9.38%) Ajax
10 3 (9.38%) RabbitMQ
10 3 (9.38%) REST
11 2 (6.25%) XHTML
12 1 (3.13%) .NET
12 1 (3.13%) RESTful
12 1 (3.13%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
1 3 (9.38%) Linux
1 3 (9.38%) Mac OS X
1 3 (9.38%) Debian
1 3 (9.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) OO
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (25.00%) Content Management
2 8 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 7 (21.88%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (18.75%) MVC
5 5 (15.63%) Web Development
6 4 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) SOA
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) TDD
8 2 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) PHP
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) VBA
2 3 (9.38%) Python
2 3 (9.38%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.25%) MCSD
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (15.63%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
Warwick, Warwickshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 20 hours ago