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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 94 103 118
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 38 14 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.94% 0.90% 0.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.08% 0.95% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 34 14 18
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -0.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £22,350
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
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
1830 1467 2006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 93.56% 93.98% 96.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1485 1200 1661
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 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 September 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 +23 23 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Crewe - 6 £35,000 -
Chester -1 1 £42,500 +30.76% 5
Warrington -12 1 £45,000 +38.46% 1
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 (100.00%) HTML
2 63 (90.00%) JavaScript
3 61 (87.14%) CSS
4 51 (72.86%) HTML5
5 50 (71.43%) jQuery
6 40 (57.14%) CSS3
7 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
8 21 (30.00%) Sass
9 20 (28.57%) WordPress
10 19 (27.14%) LESS
11 17 (24.29%) User Experience
11 17 (24.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 17 (24.29%) .NET
12 15 (21.43%) PHP
12 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
13 14 (20.00%) Marketing
14 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
14 13 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 12 (17.14%) Backbone.js
15 12 (17.14%) Symfony
15 12 (17.14%) TDD
16 11 (15.71%) Google
16 11 (15.71%) Finance
16 11 (15.71%) Web Design
16 11 (15.71%) Google Maps API
17 10 (14.29%) Bower
17 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
17 10 (14.29%) MVC
18 9 (12.86%) Photoshop

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 20 (28.57%) WordPress
2 6 (8.57%) Umbraco
2 6 (8.57%) CMS
3 5 (7.14%) Node.js
4 3 (4.29%) Flash Media Server
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (12.86%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.29%) MySQL
1 3 (4.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 24 (34.29%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Bower
3 6 (8.57%) Grunt
4 4 (5.71%) Subversion
5 3 (4.29%) JUnit
5 3 (4.29%) Selenium
5 3 (4.29%) FlexUnit
6 2 (2.86%) Visual Studio
7 1 (1.43%) Firebug
7 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (20.00%) Marketing
2 11 (15.71%) Finance
3 2 (2.86%) Retail
4 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (100.00%) HTML
2 61 (87.14%) CSS
3 51 (72.86%) HTML5
4 50 (71.43%) jQuery
5 40 (57.14%) CSS3
6 21 (30.00%) Sass
7 19 (27.14%) LESS
8 17 (24.29%) .NET
9 15 (21.43%) ASP.NET
10 13 (18.57%) AngularJS
10 13 (18.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (17.14%) Backbone.js
11 12 (17.14%) Symfony
12 11 (15.71%) Google Maps API
13 6 (8.57%) Modernizr
14 5 (7.14%) Ajax
15 4 (5.71%) WebSockets
16 3 (4.29%) Flash
16 3 (4.29%) XHTML
16 3 (4.29%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 17 (24.29%) User Experience
2 5 (7.14%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.43%) W3C
3 1 (1.43%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.43%) iPhone
3 1 (1.43%) iPad
3 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Apple iOS
1 4 (5.71%) Linux
2 3 (4.29%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.29%) Responsive Web Design
2 15 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 12 (17.14%) TDD
4 11 (15.71%) Web Design
5 10 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.29%) MVC
6 7 (10.00%) Email Marketing
7 6 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 4 (5.71%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.29%) SEO
9 3 (4.29%) Web Development
9 3 (4.29%) Integration Testing
9 3 (4.29%) Web Application Development
10 2 (2.86%) OO
11 1 (1.43%) Pay per click
11 1 (1.43%) Content Management
11 1 (1.43%) Use Case
11 1 (1.43%) Web Accessibility
11 1 (1.43%) Progressive Enhancement
11 1 (1.43%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 63 (90.00%) JavaScript
2 15 (21.43%) PHP
3 3 (4.29%) SQL
3 3 (4.29%) C#
3 3 (4.29%) C++
4 2 (2.86%) Ruby
5 1 (1.43%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.43%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.71%) Degree
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 11 (15.71%) Google
2 6 (8.57%) EPiServer
2 6 (8.57%) Twitter
2 6 (8.57%) Eloqua
3 3 (4.29%) Adobe
4 2 (2.86%) Oracle
4 2 (2.86%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.43%) Zend
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