The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 98 81 94
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 32 45 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.84% 2.35% 1.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.92% 2.48% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 21
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £24,750 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1669 1812 1495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.14% 94.52% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1373 1448 1209
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Cheshire region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Cheshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +7 13 £42,500 - 4
Warrington +11 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Macclesfield 0 4 £32,500 - 2
Crewe -12 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Knutsford - 1 £45,000 -
Northwich - 1 £45,000 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 65 (100.00%) HTML
2 64 (98.46%) JavaScript
3 63 (96.92%) CSS
4 49 (75.38%) jQuery
5 39 (60.00%) HTML5
6 31 (47.69%) CSS3
7 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
8 23 (35.38%) PHP
8 23 (35.38%) User Experience
9 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
10 17 (26.15%) Sass
11 16 (24.62%) Web Development
12 15 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
13 14 (21.54%) XHTML
14 13 (20.00%) Retail
15 12 (18.46%) Finance
16 11 (16.92%) Ajax
16 11 (16.92%) Adobe
17 10 (15.38%) MySQL
17 10 (15.38%) Photoshop
17 10 (15.38%) LESS
18 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
18 9 (13.85%) SQL
18 9 (13.85%) Java
19 8 (12.31%) Web Design
19 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
20 7 (10.77%) Change Management
20 7 (10.77%) SEO
20 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
20 7 (10.77%) Subversion

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.15%) WordPress
2 3 (4.62%) CMS
2 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
3 2 (3.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.54%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) Photoshop
2 7 (10.77%) MS Office
3 6 (9.23%) MS Project
4 2 (3.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.54%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.08%) HTTP
2 1 (1.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.38%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Subversion
2 6 (9.23%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.23%) Grunt
3 3 (4.62%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.54%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.54%) Mercurial
General
1 13 (20.00%) Retail
2 12 (18.46%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Games
3 1 (1.54%) Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
3 1 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (100.00%) HTML
2 63 (96.92%) CSS
3 49 (75.38%) jQuery
4 39 (60.00%) HTML5
5 31 (47.69%) CSS3
6 17 (26.15%) Sass
7 14 (21.54%) XHTML
8 11 (16.92%) Ajax
9 10 (15.38%) LESS
10 9 (13.85%) AngularJS
11 7 (10.77%) Underscore.js
12 5 (7.69%) .NET
13 4 (6.15%) JSON
13 4 (6.15%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (4.62%) Backbone.js
14 3 (4.62%) JSTL
14 3 (4.62%) JSP
14 3 (4.62%) Modernizr
15 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
15 2 (3.08%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 23 (35.38%) User Experience
2 3 (4.62%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.77%) UNIX
2 6 (9.23%) Windows
3 1 (1.54%) Android
3 1 (1.54%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 16 (24.62%) Web Development
4 15 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (12.31%) Web Design
6 7 (10.77%) Content Management
6 7 (10.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 7 (10.77%) Change Management
6 7 (10.77%) SEO
6 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.77%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.77%) Test Scripting
6 7 (10.77%) Product Management
7 6 (9.23%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (9.23%) Scrum
7 6 (9.23%) TDD
8 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.15%) Refactoring
8 4 (6.15%) BDD
9 3 (4.62%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 64 (98.46%) JavaScript
2 23 (35.38%) PHP
3 9 (13.85%) SQL
3 9 (13.85%) Java
4 3 (4.62%) C#
5 1 (1.54%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.54%) Plesk
Vendors
1 11 (16.92%) Adobe
2 8 (12.31%) Microsoft
3 6 (9.23%) Apple
4 1 (1.54%) Sencha
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