Period
to 17 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 17 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 36 47
Rank change year-on-year -22 +11 +9
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 10 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.87% 5.17% 3.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.00% 5.69% 3.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 16
Worcestershire median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00% +9.38%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,750 £27,625
90th Percentile £39,000 £51,250 £46,250
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.38% -13.33% +7.14%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 501 439 447
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 93.47% 90.70% 88.87%
Number of salaries quoted 365 378 429
Worcestershire median annual salary £42,000 £36,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £23,750 £22,750 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £59,500 £52,500
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +9.76% -1.20% +1.22%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Worcestershire

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Worcestershire

Front End Development
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2019. 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
Bromsgrove - 3 £27,500 - 1
Kidderminster - 3 £37,500 - 2
Worcester -23 2 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Redditch -4 1 £32,500 -31.58%
Stourport-on-Severn - 1 £25,000 -
Front End Development
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 10 (100.00%) HTML
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PHP
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) MySQL
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (30.00%) Advertising
6 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 3 (30.00%) WordPress
6 3 (30.00%) CSS3
6 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (30.00%) Sass
6 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
6 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (20.00%) Retail
7 2 (20.00%) Laravel
8 1 (10.00%) MVC
8 1 (10.00%) Automotive
8 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (10.00%) LAMP
8 1 (10.00%) Linux
8 1 (10.00%) Apache
8 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 3 (30.00%) WordPress
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (10.00%) Grunt
2 1 (10.00%) gulp
General
1 3 (30.00%) Advertising
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
3 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (60.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (40.00%) PHP Developer
4 3 (30.00%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) HTML Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Full Stack Developer
6 1 (10.00%) LAMP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (70.00%) CSS
3 6 (60.00%) HTML5
3 6 (60.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 3 (30.00%) CSS3
5 3 (30.00%) Sass
5 3 (30.00%) Web Services
6 2 (20.00%) Laravel
7 1 (10.00%) Angular 2
7 1 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
7 1 (10.00%) LAMP
7 1 (10.00%) React
7 1 (10.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (10.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 7 (70.00%) PHP