The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 96 92 123
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 30 33 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.63% 1.77% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.87% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 22 33 3
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,200 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £38,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1772 1768 1720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 96.15% 94.65% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1301 1381 1486
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Front-End Developer
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chester +18 10 £32,500 +8.33%
Crewe +12 10 £28,500 -28.75%
Macclesfield +9 4 £27,000 -10.00% 2
Warrington -15 2 £30,000 +15.38% 2
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 19 (47.50%) PHP
5 13 (32.50%) HTML5
5 13 (32.50%) CSS3
6 12 (30.00%) WordPress
7 11 (27.50%) Marketing
8 8 (20.00%) Sass
9 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (12.50%) LESS
10 5 (12.50%) Web Development
10 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (12.50%) Ruby
10 5 (12.50%) Ajax
10 5 (12.50%) MVC
11 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (10.00%) Web Design
11 4 (10.00%) .NET
11 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (10.00%) OO
11 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
11 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
11 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
12 3 (7.50%) Sinatra
12 3 (7.50%) Node.js
12 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
12 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (30.00%) WordPress
2 3 (7.50%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) PhoneGap
2 1 (2.50%) Firebug
General
1 11 (27.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (100.00%) HTML
2 31 (77.50%) CSS
3 24 (60.00%) jQuery
4 13 (32.50%) HTML5
4 13 (32.50%) CSS3
5 8 (20.00%) Sass
6 5 (12.50%) LESS
6 5 (12.50%) Ajax
7 4 (10.00%) .NET
7 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET
7 4 (10.00%) Backbone.js
7 4 (10.00%) AngularJS
8 3 (7.50%) Sinatra
8 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (7.50%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (7.50%) XML
9 2 (5.00%) XHTML
10 1 (2.50%) KnockoutJS
10 1 (2.50%) Semantic HTML
10 1 (2.50%) Haml
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) N-Tier
2 2 (5.00%) Open Source
3 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 5 (12.50%) Web Development
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (12.50%) MVC
3 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (10.00%) Web Design
3 4 (10.00%) OO
3 4 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) SEO
5 1 (2.50%) User Stories
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (2.50%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (2.50%) Pay per click
5 1 (2.50%) TDD
5 1 (2.50%) Pair Programming
5 1 (2.50%) Content Management
5 1 (2.50%) Refactoring
5 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (77.50%) JavaScript
2 19 (47.50%) PHP
3 5 (12.50%) Ruby
4 3 (7.50%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) VB
5 2 (5.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (2.50%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (5.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 1 (2.50%) Google
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.50%) Adobe
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 10 days ago