Period
to 25 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Front-End Developer was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in the West Midlands during the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

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

Senior Front-End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 299 294 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +300
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Front-End Developer 17 43 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.38% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 38 0
West Midlands median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% - -
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. 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
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies in the West Midlands with a recognized job title 9713 10993 10530
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.19% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7969 8715 8779
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,488
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.18% +3.31%

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

Job postings that featured Senior Front-End Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +24 12 £32,500 -7.14%
Solihull -3 3 £42,500 -1.16% 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £38,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 £65,000 -
Senior Front-End Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 16 (94.12%) HTML
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
1 16 (94.12%) Front End Development
2 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
3 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
4 13 (76.47%) CMS
5 12 (70.59%) User Experience
6 11 (64.71%) gulp
6 11 (64.71%) Grunt
6 11 (64.71%) CSS3
6 11 (64.71%) HTML5
6 11 (64.71%) RESTful
7 10 (58.82%) Marketing
7 10 (58.82%) JSON
7 10 (58.82%) jQuery
7 10 (58.82%) Open Source
7 10 (58.82%) Web Services
7 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
7 10 (58.82%) Advertising
7 10 (58.82%) Social Media
7 10 (58.82%) Sass
7 10 (58.82%) PhoneGap
7 10 (58.82%) Semantic HTML
7 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
7 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
8 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
9 3 (17.65%) Content Management
9 3 (17.65%) React
9 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Content Management

Senior Front-End 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 13 (76.47%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
2 11 (64.71%) Grunt
2 11 (64.71%) gulp
3 10 (58.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (5.88%) Subversion
4 1 (5.88%) webpack
General
1 10 (58.82%) Advertising
1 10 (58.82%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (94.12%) CSS
1 16 (94.12%) HTML
2 15 (88.24%) AngularJS
3 11 (64.71%) CSS3
3 11 (64.71%) HTML5
3 11 (64.71%) RESTful
4 10 (58.82%) jQuery
4 10 (58.82%) JSON
4 10 (58.82%) PhoneGap
4 10 (58.82%) Sass
4 10 (58.82%) Semantic HTML
4 10 (58.82%) Web Services
5 3 (17.65%) React
6 2 (11.76%) Ember.js
7 1 (5.88%) Backbone.js
7 1 (5.88%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (5.88%) Node.js
7 1 (5.88%) Servlets
7 1 (5.88%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (70.59%) User Experience
2 10 (58.82%) Mobile App
2 10 (58.82%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (94.12%) Front End Development
2 10 (58.82%) Open Source
3 5 (29.41%) Mentoring
4 3 (17.65%) Content Management
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) SEO
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.88%) Prototyping
6 1 (5.88%) Scrum
6 1 (5.88%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree