The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 29 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 200 210 206
Rank change year-on-year +10 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 25 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.49% 0.55% 0.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.50% 0.57% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 21 33 15
Median salary £32,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,950
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £39,750 £46,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4960 5935 5589
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.71% 96.36% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 18244 19737 22014
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £22,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £66,250 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the West Midlands

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side 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 (Client-Side Developer) in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the West Midlands

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +19 12 £32,500 +8.33%
Wolverhampton - 6 £32,500 -
Halesowen - 4 £32,500 - 1
Warwickshire +5 3 £35,000 +27.27% 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 West Midlands region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 48 (97.96%) CSS
2 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 47 (95.92%) Web Development
3 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
4 38 (77.55%) HTML5
5 36 (73.47%) Front End Development
6 33 (67.35%) Sass
7 28 (57.14%) CSS3
7 28 (57.14%) React
8 27 (55.10%) AngularJS
8 27 (55.10%) jQuery
9 26 (53.06%) PHP
10 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
10 21 (42.86%) Games
11 18 (36.73%) User Experience
12 17 (34.69%) LESS
13 15 (30.61%) Android Development
13 15 (30.61%) iOS Development
13 15 (30.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 15 (30.61%) Mobile Development
13 15 (30.61%) Apple iOS
13 15 (30.61%) Game Development
13 15 (30.61%) Android
14 10 (20.41%) Photoshop
15 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
15 9 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
16 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (14.29%) Adobe
17 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 6 (12.24%) Computer Science Degree

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (2.04%) CMS
1 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Photoshop
2 6 (12.24%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) GitHub
1 1 (2.04%) MailChimp
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) CasperJS
2 1 (2.04%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.04%) Grunt
2 1 (2.04%) gulp
2 1 (2.04%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.04%) PhantomJS
2 1 (2.04%) webpack
General
1 21 (42.86%) Games
2 1 (2.04%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (97.96%) CSS
2 47 (95.92%) HTML
3 38 (77.55%) HTML5
4 33 (67.35%) Sass
5 28 (57.14%) CSS3
5 28 (57.14%) React
6 27 (55.10%) AngularJS
6 27 (55.10%) jQuery
7 17 (34.69%) LESS
8 15 (30.61%) Unity (Game Engine)
9 7 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (8.16%) Ajax
11 2 (4.08%) .NET
11 2 (4.08%) ASP.NET
11 2 (4.08%) Backbone.js
11 2 (4.08%) Ember.js
11 2 (4.08%) JSON
11 2 (4.08%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (4.08%) XML
12 1 (2.04%) D3.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (36.73%) User Experience
2 9 (18.37%) Mobile App
3 6 (12.24%) BBC
3 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) Web 2.0
5 1 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (30.61%) Android
1 15 (30.61%) Apple iOS
2 3 (6.12%) Windows
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (95.92%) Web Development
2 36 (73.47%) Front End Development
3 21 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
4 15 (30.61%) Android Development
4 15 (30.61%) Game Development
4 15 (30.61%) iOS Development
4 15 (30.61%) Mobile Development
5 9 (18.37%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (16.33%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (6.12%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (6.12%) MVC
7 3 (6.12%) Web Design
8 2 (4.08%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce
8 2 (4.08%) OO
8 2 (4.08%) OOP
8 2 (4.08%) Scrum
8 2 (4.08%) Wireframes
9 1 (2.04%) Content Management
9 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 45 (91.84%) JavaScript
2 26 (53.06%) PHP
3 1 (2.04%) C#
3 1 (2.04%) ES6
3 1 (2.04%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (12.24%) Computer Science Degree
1 6 (12.24%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.29%) Adobe
2 3 (6.12%) T-Plan
3 1 (2.04%) Google
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