The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 41 41 40
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.17% 0.39% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.26% 0.41% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 242 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.61% 94.90% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 164 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
Cheshire

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
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Chester region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Chester

Front-End Developer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 10 (76.92%) Marketing
3 9 (69.23%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) WordPress
4 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 4 (30.77%) CSS
5 3 (23.08%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
6 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
6 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
6 2 (15.38%) SEO
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Web Development
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) JSON
7 1 (7.69%) Use Case
7 1 (7.69%) Ajax
7 1 (7.69%) OO
7 1 (7.69%) Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
7 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (7.69%) Sass
7 1 (7.69%) LESS

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 9 (69.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) PhoneGap
General
1 10 (76.92%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (30.77%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Sass
5 1 (7.69%) LESS
5 1 (7.69%) Ajax
5 1 (7.69%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
1 2 (15.38%) Web Development
1 2 (15.38%) SEO
1 2 (15.38%) User Stories
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (7.69%) Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) Use Case
2 1 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (7.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PHP
2 4 (30.77%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Degree
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