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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 89 80 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 35 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 2.03% 2.50% 1.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 2.60% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 20
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £29,700 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £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
1649 1728 1620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 95.87% 95.89% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1302 1373 1326
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 July 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 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +4 9 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Warrington +15 8 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Macclesfield +3 6 £32,500 - 2
Crewe -17 3 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Knutsford - 3 £35,000 -
Widnes - 1 £32,500 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 64 (100.00%) HTML
2 63 (98.44%) CSS
2 63 (98.44%) JavaScript
3 48 (75.00%) jQuery
4 36 (56.25%) HTML5
5 28 (43.75%) CSS3
6 24 (37.50%) PHP
7 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (31.25%) User Experience
9 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
10 16 (25.00%) Web Development
10 16 (25.00%) Sass
11 15 (23.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 13 (20.31%) XHTML
13 12 (18.75%) Retail
14 10 (15.63%) Ajax
14 10 (15.63%) Finance
14 10 (15.63%) Photoshop
14 10 (15.63%) LESS
15 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
15 9 (14.06%) MySQL
15 9 (14.06%) Adobe
16 8 (12.50%) SQL
16 8 (12.50%) Web Design
17 7 (10.94%) Subversion
17 7 (10.94%) Underscore.js
17 7 (10.94%) Product Management
17 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
18 6 (9.38%) Grunt
18 6 (9.38%) Web Accessibility

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 3 (4.69%) CMS
1 3 (4.69%) WebSphere
1 3 (4.69%) WordPress
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 10 (15.63%) Photoshop
2 6 (9.38%) MS Project
2 6 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Subversion
2 6 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (9.38%) Grunt
3 1 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
General
1 12 (18.75%) Retail
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 1 (1.56%) Games
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.56%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) HTML
2 63 (98.44%) CSS
3 48 (75.00%) jQuery
4 36 (56.25%) HTML5
5 28 (43.75%) CSS3
6 16 (25.00%) Sass
7 13 (20.31%) XHTML
8 10 (15.63%) Ajax
8 10 (15.63%) LESS
9 9 (14.06%) AngularJS
10 7 (10.94%) Underscore.js
11 5 (7.81%) .NET
11 5 (7.81%) KnockoutJS
12 4 (6.25%) JSON
13 3 (4.69%) JSTL
13 3 (4.69%) JSP
13 3 (4.69%) Backbone.js
13 3 (4.69%) Modernizr
13 3 (4.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 2 (3.13%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (31.25%) User Experience
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 6 (9.38%) UNIX
1 6 (9.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Android
2 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.69%) E-Commerce
3 16 (25.00%) Web Development
4 15 (23.44%) Responsive Web Design
5 8 (12.50%) Web Design
6 7 (10.94%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.94%) Product Management
7 6 (9.38%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (9.38%) Test Scripting
7 6 (9.38%) Web Accessibility
7 6 (9.38%) Content Management
7 6 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (9.38%) Change Management
7 6 (9.38%) SEO
7 6 (9.38%) Scrum
8 5 (7.81%) TDD
9 4 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (4.69%) Test Automation
10 3 (4.69%) Open Source
10 3 (4.69%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (98.44%) JavaScript
2 24 (37.50%) PHP
3 8 (12.50%) SQL
4 6 (9.38%) Java
5 2 (3.13%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.56%) Plesk
Vendors
1 9 (14.06%) Adobe
2 6 (9.38%) Apple
2 6 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.56%) Sencha
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