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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 106 115 121
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 25 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.27% 0.36% 0.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.38% 0.38% 0.92%
Number of salaries quoted 22 5 18
Average salary £35,000 £24,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -17.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £29,100 £35,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +3.17%
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
1814 1582 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.08% 94.90% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1557 1309 1627
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 October 2014.

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 October 2014. 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
Macclesfield +18 12 £35,000 - 2
Warrington - 8 £42,500 - 2
Chester +17 5 £32,000 -1.53% 2
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 69 (98.57%) HTML
2 68 (97.14%) JavaScript
3 67 (95.71%) CSS
4 57 (81.43%) jQuery
4 57 (81.43%) HTML5
5 48 (68.57%) CSS3
6 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
6 22 (31.43%) Sass
7 21 (30.00%) LESS
8 19 (27.14%) .NET
9 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
10 17 (24.29%) User Experience
10 17 (24.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 15 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
12 14 (20.00%) Web Design
12 14 (20.00%) TDD
12 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
13 13 (18.57%) MVC
14 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (17.14%) Backbone.js
14 12 (17.14%) WordPress
15 11 (15.71%) Symfony
15 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
16 10 (14.29%) PHP
16 10 (14.29%) Google
16 10 (14.29%) Marketing
16 10 (14.29%) Finance
16 10 (14.29%) Google Maps API
16 10 (14.29%) Bower

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

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 12 (17.14%) WordPress
2 8 (11.43%) CMS
3 7 (10.00%) Umbraco
4 6 (8.57%) Node.js
5 3 (4.29%) Flash Media Server
6 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (15.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
2 2 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.43%) Big Data
3 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 22 (31.43%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Bower
3 8 (11.43%) Grunt
4 4 (5.71%) Visual Studio
4 4 (5.71%) Subversion
5 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) FlexUnit
6 1 (1.43%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (14.29%) Finance
1 10 (14.29%) Marketing
2 2 (2.86%) Retail
3 1 (1.43%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (98.57%) HTML
2 67 (95.71%) CSS
3 57 (81.43%) jQuery
3 57 (81.43%) HTML5
4 48 (68.57%) CSS3
5 22 (31.43%) Sass
6 21 (30.00%) LESS
7 19 (27.14%) .NET
8 18 (25.71%) AngularJS
9 15 (21.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 14 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 12 (17.14%) Backbone.js
12 11 (15.71%) Symfony
13 10 (14.29%) Google Maps API
14 7 (10.00%) Modernizr
15 6 (8.57%) Ajax
16 5 (7.14%) XHTML
17 4 (5.71%) WebSockets
17 4 (5.71%) KnockoutJS
18 3 (4.29%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.71%) Social Media
4 3 (4.29%) Life Science
5 1 (1.43%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) W3C
5 1 (1.43%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
1 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 14 (20.00%) Web Design
2 14 (20.00%) TDD
2 14 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 13 (18.57%) MVC
4 12 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (10.00%) Email Marketing
6 5 (7.14%) Web Development
6 5 (7.14%) OO
7 4 (5.71%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
8 3 (4.29%) Business Development
8 3 (4.29%) Content Management
8 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
8 3 (4.29%) BDD
9 2 (2.86%) SEO
9 2 (2.86%) Scrum
10 1 (1.43%) Use Case
10 1 (1.43%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 68 (97.14%) JavaScript
2 10 (14.29%) PHP
3 5 (7.14%) C#
4 3 (4.29%) C++
4 3 (4.29%) SQL
5 2 (2.86%) Ruby
6 1 (1.43%) COBOL
6 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (14.29%) Google
2 7 (10.00%) EPiServer
2 7 (10.00%) Eloqua
3 6 (8.57%) Twitter
4 4 (5.71%) Zend
5 3 (4.29%) Adobe
6 2 (2.86%) Oracle
6 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.43%) Sitecore
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