The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £31,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 72 88 124
Rank change year-on-year +16 +36  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 60 57 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.05% 2.38% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.16% 2.47% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 54 50 10
Median salary £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.07% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,450 £21,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £42,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1899 2304 1971
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 96.64% 96.04% 97.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1592 1714 1615
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Birmingham region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 89 (94.68%) CSS
2 87 (92.55%) HTML
3 71 (75.53%) JavaScript
4 66 (70.21%) Front End Development
5 60 (63.83%) PHP
6 56 (59.57%) AngularJS
7 48 (51.06%) HTML5
8 44 (46.81%) Git (software)
9 40 (42.55%) Sass
10 37 (39.36%) jQuery
10 37 (39.36%) React
11 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (29.79%) Telecoms
11 28 (29.79%) Web Development
12 27 (28.72%) Linux
13 24 (25.53%) Android
13 24 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 24 (25.53%) Apple iOS
13 24 (25.53%) Android Development
13 24 (25.53%) iOS Development
14 22 (23.40%) CSS3
14 22 (23.40%) Mobile App
14 22 (23.40%) LESS
15 20 (21.28%) MySQL
16 19 (20.21%) Node.js
17 18 (19.15%) SQL
17 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (19.15%) Games
17 18 (19.15%) Mobile Development
18 17 (18.09%) Express

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 9 (9.57%) WordPress
2 2 (2.13%) Drupal
3 1 (1.06%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.06%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 8 (8.51%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.45%) GitHub
2 5 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) SaaS
4 1 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.13%) HTTP
2 1 (1.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) MySQL
2 16 (17.02%) MongoDB
3 13 (13.83%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 44 (46.81%) Git (software)
2 13 (13.83%) JSUnit
3 12 (12.77%) gulp
3 12 (12.77%) Mocha
4 9 (9.57%) webpack
5 6 (6.38%) GitLab
6 5 (5.32%) Grunt
7 2 (2.13%) CasperJS
7 2 (2.13%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.13%) PhantomJS
8 1 (1.06%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.06%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (1.06%) Gradle
8 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
8 1 (1.06%) JIRA
8 1 (1.06%) JUnit
8 1 (1.06%) Maven
8 1 (1.06%) Subversion
8 1 (1.06%) TestNG
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio
General
1 28 (29.79%) Telecoms
2 18 (19.15%) Games
3 15 (15.96%) Marketing
4 14 (14.89%) Retail
5 6 (6.38%) Electronics
5 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.13%) Finance
6 2 (2.13%) Local Government
7 1 (1.06%) Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 89 (94.68%) CSS
2 87 (92.55%) HTML
3 56 (59.57%) AngularJS
4 48 (51.06%) HTML5
5 40 (42.55%) Sass
6 37 (39.36%) jQuery
6 37 (39.36%) React
7 24 (25.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 22 (23.40%) CSS3
8 22 (23.40%) LESS
9 19 (20.21%) Node.js
10 17 (18.09%) Express
11 15 (15.96%) REST
11 15 (15.96%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 14 (14.89%) Pug
13 13 (13.83%) Ionic Framework
13 13 (13.83%) Smarty
13 13 (13.83%) WebSockets
14 12 (12.77%) Ruby on Rails
15 9 (9.57%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.40%) Mobile App
2 13 (13.83%) NHS
2 13 (13.83%) Social Media
3 5 (5.32%) User Experience
4 3 (3.19%) BBC
4 3 (3.19%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 27 (28.72%) Linux
2 24 (25.53%) Android
2 24 (25.53%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (70.21%) Front End Development
2 28 (29.79%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (29.79%) Web Development
3 24 (25.53%) Android Development
3 24 (25.53%) iOS Development
4 18 (19.15%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (19.15%) Mobile Development
5 15 (15.96%) Game Development
6 14 (14.89%) MVC
7 13 (13.83%) Scrum
7 13 (13.83%) Social Commerce
7 13 (13.83%) Social Media Monitoring
8 12 (12.77%) Data Security
9 8 (8.51%) Mobile Application Development
10 6 (6.38%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (6.38%) E-Commerce
10 6 (6.38%) TDD
11 3 (3.19%) DevOps
11 3 (3.19%) Web Design
11 3 (3.19%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 71 (75.53%) JavaScript
2 60 (63.83%) PHP
3 18 (19.15%) SQL
4 13 (13.83%) C
5 12 (12.77%) Ruby
6 11 (11.70%) Java
7 2 (2.13%) ES6
8 1 (1.06%) C#
8 1 (1.06%) Python
8 1 (1.06%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.06%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.13%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 10 (10.64%) Adobe
2 1 (1.06%) Demandware
2 1 (1.06%) Google
2 1 (1.06%) hybris
2 1 (1.06%) Twitter
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