The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 33 33 51
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 1 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.56% 4.28% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 4.35% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +11.11%
Front-End Developer
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
169 253 325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 95.48% 98.44% 93.12%
Number of salaries quoted 116 192 177
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Chester region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Chester

Front-End Developer
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Zend
3 1 (33.33%) Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) Adobe
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
1 3 (100.00%) HTML5
1 3 (100.00%) CSS3
2 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Zend
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe