The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £38,750 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England / West Midlands
Rank 200 227 214
Rank change year-on-year +27 -13  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 6 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.26% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.27% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
Median salary £38,750 £45,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.88% -14.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £48,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.33%  

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 4522 5924 4891
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 96.85% 96.37% 96.64%
Number of salaries quoted 3730 4820 4179
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Front-End Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Senior Front-End Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Front-End Developer in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Front-End Developer in the West Midlands

Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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 +20 5 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Solihull - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Front-End Developer
England

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior Front-End 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 Senior Front-End Developer in the job title.

1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 20 (83.33%) CSS
3 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
3 19 (79.17%) Front End Development
4 18 (75.00%) Sass
5 14 (58.33%) Grunt
5 14 (58.33%) gulp
6 13 (54.17%) User Experience
7 12 (50.00%) jQuery
7 12 (50.00%) HTML5
8 11 (45.83%) PHP
8 11 (45.83%) MVC
9 10 (41.67%) RESTful
9 10 (41.67%) Open Source
10 9 (37.50%) Marketing
10 9 (37.50%) LESS
11 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
11 8 (33.33%) Web Services
12 7 (29.17%) Social Media
13 6 (25.00%) CSS3
13 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
13 6 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
13 6 (25.00%) React
14 5 (20.83%) SDLC
14 5 (20.83%) Protractor
14 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
14 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
14 5 (20.83%) .NET
14 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Front-End Developer Skill Set
Top Related 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 4 (16.67%) CMS
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.17%) GitHub
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Grunt
1 14 (58.33%) gulp
2 8 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 5 (20.83%) Jasmine
3 5 (20.83%) Mocha
3 5 (20.83%) Protractor
4 4 (16.67%) Jenkins
5 2 (8.33%) Bower
6 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
General
1 9 (37.50%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (8.33%) Games
4 1 (4.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (83.33%) CSS
1 20 (83.33%) HTML
2 19 (79.17%) AngularJS
3 18 (75.00%) Sass
4 12 (50.00%) HTML5
4 12 (50.00%) jQuery
5 10 (41.67%) RESTful
6 9 (37.50%) LESS
7 8 (33.33%) Web Services
8 6 (25.00%) CSS3
8 6 (25.00%) React
8 6 (25.00%) Semantic HTML
9 5 (20.83%) .NET
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET
9 5 (20.83%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (20.83%) Zend Framework
10 4 (16.67%) Ajax
10 4 (16.67%) JSON
10 4 (16.67%) Node.js
10 4 (16.67%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (54.17%) User Experience
2 7 (29.17%) Social Media
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (8.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Android
1 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (79.17%) Front End Development
2 11 (45.83%) MVC
3 10 (41.67%) Open Source
4 5 (20.83%) SDLC
5 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (16.67%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) API Development
6 3 (12.50%) Content Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Email Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Pay per click
6 3 (12.50%) SEO
7 2 (8.33%) Android Development
7 2 (8.33%) Game Development
7 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.33%) Mobile Development
7 2 (8.33%) Multichannel Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 11 (45.83%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Zend
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
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