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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 195 171 163
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 9 21 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.18% 0.49% 0.84%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.51% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 39
Average salary £22,500 £28,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
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
4776 4080 4588
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.73% 94.44% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4200 3386 3986
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
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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
Solihull +6 4 £22,500 +2.27%
Coventry -9 2 £22,500 -35.71%
Dudley - 1 £37,500 - 1
Warwickshire - 1 £52,500 -
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 34 (100.00%) HTML
1 34 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (85.29%) jQuery
2 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
3 24 (70.59%) HTML5
4 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
5 19 (55.88%) CSS3
6 12 (35.29%) Sass
7 9 (26.47%) Backbone.js
7 9 (26.47%) OO
7 9 (26.47%) Finance
8 8 (23.53%) Automotive
8 8 (23.53%) Back Office
8 8 (23.53%) Content Management
8 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
8 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
8 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
8 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
9 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
9 6 (17.65%) WordPress
9 6 (17.65%) Web Development
9 6 (17.65%) LESS
9 6 (17.65%) MVC
10 5 (14.71%) PHP
10 5 (14.71%) Adobe
10 5 (14.71%) Fireworks
10 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
10 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
10 5 (14.71%) Marketing

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (17.65%) WordPress
2 3 (8.82%) CMS
Applications
1 22 (64.71%) Photoshop
2 5 (14.71%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
Development Applications
1 8 (23.53%) Visual Studio
2 6 (17.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (14.71%) Grunt
4 3 (8.82%) Ant
4 3 (8.82%) Phing
4 3 (8.82%) Subversion
General
1 9 (26.47%) Finance
2 8 (23.53%) Automotive
2 8 (23.53%) Back Office
3 5 (14.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Games
4 1 (2.94%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (100.00%) HTML
1 34 (100.00%) CSS
2 29 (85.29%) jQuery
3 24 (70.59%) HTML5
4 19 (55.88%) CSS3
5 12 (35.29%) Sass
6 9 (26.47%) Backbone.js
7 6 (17.65%) LESS
8 5 (14.71%) AngularJS
9 4 (11.76%) JSON
9 4 (11.76%) Underscore.js
10 3 (8.82%) DOM
10 3 (8.82%) REST
11 2 (5.88%) XHTML
12 1 (2.94%) .NET
12 1 (2.94%) Symfony
12 1 (2.94%) Django
12 1 (2.94%) RESTful
12 1 (2.94%) Highcharts JS
12 1 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (14.71%) Digital Media
2 5 (14.71%) User Experience
3 2 (5.88%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.94%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) OO
2 8 (23.53%) Content Management
2 8 (23.53%) E-Commerce
2 8 (23.53%) Responsive Web Design
2 8 (23.53%) Mentoring
3 6 (17.65%) Web Development
3 6 (17.65%) MVC
4 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.82%) TDD
5 3 (8.82%) Web Design
5 3 (8.82%) SOA
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.94%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 29 (85.29%) JavaScript
2 5 (14.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCSD
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe
2 1 (2.94%) Google
2 1 (2.94%) Zend
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