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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 94 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 33 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.72% 0.53% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.85% 0.56% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 29 8 19
Average salary £35,000 £27,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -5.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,300 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,750 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
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
1779 1606 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 92.80% 94.69% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1542 1293 1862
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 £24,500 £25,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
Chester +27 14 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Macclesfield +7 11 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Warrington +12 7 £42,500 +54.54%
Knutsford - 1 £37,500 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 70 (98.59%) HTML
1 70 (98.59%) CSS
2 65 (91.55%) JavaScript
3 63 (88.73%) jQuery
3 63 (88.73%) HTML5
4 58 (81.69%) CSS3
5 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
6 26 (36.62%) Sass
7 25 (35.21%) LESS
8 23 (32.39%) Responsive Web Design
9 22 (30.99%) Photoshop
10 20 (28.17%) User Experience
11 19 (26.76%) Web Design
12 18 (25.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 17 (23.94%) AngularJS
14 16 (22.54%) WordPress
15 15 (21.13%) Marketing
15 15 (21.13%) .NET
16 14 (19.72%) PHP
16 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (19.72%) Modernizr
17 13 (18.31%) CMS
17 13 (18.31%) Grunt
17 13 (18.31%) TDD
18 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
18 12 (16.90%) Email Marketing
18 12 (16.90%) EPiServer
18 12 (16.90%) Eloqua
18 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
18 12 (16.90%) Umbraco

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 16 (22.54%) WordPress
2 13 (18.31%) CMS
3 12 (16.90%) Umbraco
4 6 (8.45%) Node.js
5 4 (5.63%) Flash Media Server
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (30.99%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.82%) Fireworks
2 2 (2.82%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.63%) MySQL
1 4 (5.63%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.63%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) Big Data
2 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 28 (39.44%) Git (software)
2 13 (18.31%) Grunt
3 8 (11.27%) Bower
4 5 (7.04%) Subversion
5 4 (5.63%) Selenium
5 4 (5.63%) JUnit
5 4 (5.63%) FlexUnit
6 2 (2.82%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.41%) Jasmine
7 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (21.13%) Marketing
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (98.59%) HTML
1 70 (98.59%) CSS
2 63 (88.73%) jQuery
2 63 (88.73%) HTML5
3 58 (81.69%) CSS3
4 26 (36.62%) Sass
5 25 (35.21%) LESS
6 18 (25.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (23.94%) AngularJS
8 15 (21.13%) .NET
9 14 (19.72%) Modernizr
10 12 (16.90%) ASP.NET
11 11 (15.49%) Symfony
12 10 (14.08%) Backbone.js
13 8 (11.27%) Google Maps API
14 5 (7.04%) WebSockets
14 5 (7.04%) XHTML
14 5 (7.04%) Ajax
15 4 (5.63%) Flash
15 4 (5.63%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.17%) User Experience
2 9 (12.68%) Social Media
3 4 (5.63%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.23%) Life Science
5 1 (1.41%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.41%) iPhone
5 1 (1.41%) iPad
5 1 (1.41%) W3C
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
1 5 (7.04%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.63%) Windows
2 4 (5.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (26.76%) Web Design
3 14 (19.72%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (18.31%) TDD
5 12 (16.90%) Software Engineering
5 12 (16.90%) Email Marketing
6 10 (14.08%) MVC
7 8 (11.27%) Web Development
8 5 (7.04%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (5.63%) OO
9 4 (5.63%) Web Application Development
10 3 (4.23%) BDD
10 3 (4.23%) Scrum
10 3 (4.23%) E-Commerce
10 3 (4.23%) Content Management
10 3 (4.23%) Usability Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.23%) Business Development
11 2 (2.82%) SEO
11 2 (2.82%) Progressive Enhancement
Programming Languages
1 65 (91.55%) JavaScript
2 14 (19.72%) PHP
3 4 (5.63%) C#
3 4 (5.63%) C++
4 1 (1.41%) COBOL
4 1 (1.41%) SQL
4 1 (1.41%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.41%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (4.23%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) EPiServer
1 12 (16.90%) Eloqua
2 8 (11.27%) Google
3 6 (8.45%) Twitter
4 5 (7.04%) Zend
5 4 (5.63%) Adobe
6 1 (1.41%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.41%) Sitecore
Chester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Macclesfield
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago