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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 213 212 192
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 15 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.15% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.16% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 20
Average salary £35,000 £22,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -24.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £39,000 £41,850
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +3.27%
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
5404 5161 5155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.34% 94.47% 95.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4505 4361 4321
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 2 July 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 2 July 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 - 7 £35,000 -
Birmingham -9 4 £33,250 -21.76%
Warwickshire -15 3 £26,500 +10.41%
Walsall - 1 - -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
3 24 (85.71%) jQuery
4 19 (67.86%) HTML5
5 17 (60.71%) CSS3
6 16 (57.14%) Sass
7 14 (50.00%) Web Development
8 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
9 11 (39.29%) CMS
10 9 (32.14%) PHP
10 9 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
10 9 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
10 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
11 8 (28.57%) User Experience
11 8 (28.57%) Adobe
12 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (21.43%) Web Design
13 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
13 6 (21.43%) XHTML
13 6 (21.43%) MVC
13 6 (21.43%) NHS
14 5 (17.86%) Marketing
14 5 (17.86%) Local Government
14 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
15 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (14.29%) LESS
15 4 (14.29%) Grunt
15 4 (14.29%) Fireworks

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 11 (39.29%) CMS
2 2 (7.14%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) Fireworks
3 2 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 4 (14.29%) Grunt
3 2 (7.14%) gulp
4 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (3.57%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (17.86%) Local Government
1 5 (17.86%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 24 (85.71%) jQuery
3 19 (67.86%) HTML5
4 17 (60.71%) CSS3
5 16 (57.14%) Sass
6 9 (32.14%) AngularJS
6 9 (32.14%) KnockoutJS
7 6 (21.43%) XHTML
8 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (14.29%) LESS
10 3 (10.71%) SOAP
10 3 (10.71%) .NET
11 2 (7.14%) JSON
11 2 (7.14%) Symfony
11 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
11 2 (7.14%) XML
11 2 (7.14%) Highcharts JS
11 2 (7.14%) Backbone.js
11 2 (7.14%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) User Experience
2 6 (21.43%) NHS
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile App
4 3 (10.71%) Digital Media
5 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (7.14%) Graphic Design
6 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.57%) Social Network
6 1 (3.57%) Online Games
6 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (3.57%) Android
2 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Web Development
2 9 (32.14%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (21.43%) Web Design
4 6 (21.43%) MVC
5 4 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
6 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.14%) OWASP
7 2 (7.14%) MVVM
7 2 (7.14%) API Design
8 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security
8 1 (3.57%) Mobile Development
8 1 (3.57%) Game Development
8 1 (3.57%) SIEM
8 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
8 1 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 1 (3.57%) OOD
8 1 (3.57%) SOA
8 1 (3.57%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 26 (92.86%) JavaScript
2 9 (32.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Google
2 2 (7.14%) Zend
2 2 (7.14%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Sitecore
3 1 (3.57%) Facebook
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