Period
to 18 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Birmingham during the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 197 190
Rank change year-on-year +13 -7 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 15 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.39% 0.25% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 7
Birmingham median annual salary £32,500 £37,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.16% +5.71% +62.79%
10th Percentile £25,250 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £42,500 £65,000 £42,500
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year - -7.14% +40.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies in Birmingham with a recognized job title 3684 4591 3852
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.24% 96.41% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2958 3440 3224
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £66,250 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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

Job postings that featured Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham.

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Birmingham over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

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

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

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 15 (100.00%) HTML
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
3 12 (80.00%) Sass
4 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 11 (73.33%) PHP
5 10 (66.67%) HTML5
5 10 (66.67%) jQuery
5 10 (66.67%) CSS3
6 9 (60.00%) React
7 8 (53.33%) User Experience
8 7 (46.67%) LESS
9 6 (40.00%) WordPress
9 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (40.00%) CMS
9 6 (40.00%) Games
10 5 (33.33%) MVC
10 5 (33.33%) Linux
10 5 (33.33%) MySQL
10 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
10 5 (33.33%) CakePHP
10 5 (33.33%) Content Management
10 5 (33.33%) Ember.js
10 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
10 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
10 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
10 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap

Front End Web 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 6 (40.00%) CMS
1 6 (40.00%) WordPress
2 1 (6.67%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) CSS
1 15 (100.00%) HTML
2 12 (80.00%) Sass
3 11 (73.33%) AngularJS
4 10 (66.67%) CSS3
4 10 (66.67%) HTML5
4 10 (66.67%) jQuery
5 9 (60.00%) React
6 7 (46.67%) LESS
7 5 (33.33%) CakePHP
7 5 (33.33%) Ember.js
8 4 (26.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (20.00%) Node.js
10 2 (13.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 8 (53.33%) User Experience
2 5 (33.33%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 3 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 2 (13.33%) BBC
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
5 1 (6.67%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Android
2 2 (13.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 15 (100.00%) Web Development
2 6 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (33.33%) Content Management
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 5 (33.33%) MVC
3 5 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
4 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (20.00%) Wireframes
5 2 (13.33%) Android Development
5 2 (13.33%) Game Development
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Development
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (93.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (73.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe