The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 16 April 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 137 167 210
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 129 91 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 1.21% 0.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.87% 1.27% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 94 82 37
Average salary £28,500 £28,875 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% +11.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6899 7158 6912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.08% 95.33% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5593 6013 6113
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +38 80 £27,500 -8.33% 13
Cheshire +1 29 £30,000 - 5
Lancashire +9 15 £26,500 +17.77% 1
Merseyside -18 4 £30,000 +15.38% 3
Front-End Developer
England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 215 (97.73%) HTML
2 211 (95.91%) CSS
3 188 (85.45%) JavaScript
4 159 (72.27%) jQuery
5 94 (42.73%) HTML5
6 75 (34.09%) CSS3
7 66 (30.00%) PHP
8 42 (19.09%) Marketing
8 42 (19.09%) Responsive Web Design
9 37 (16.82%) WordPress
10 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
11 30 (13.64%) .NET
12 29 (13.18%) Sass
13 28 (12.73%) Web Design
14 27 (12.27%) MVC
14 27 (12.27%) Ajax
15 26 (11.82%) Ruby
15 26 (11.82%) Web Development
15 26 (11.82%) SEO
15 26 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (11.36%) Photoshop
17 23 (10.45%) C#
18 22 (10.00%) XHTML
19 21 (9.55%) Adobe
20 20 (9.09%) Java
20 20 (9.09%) ASP.NET
20 20 (9.09%) CMS
21 18 (8.18%) JSON
21 18 (8.18%) OO
22 16 (7.27%) Backbone.js

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 37 (16.82%) WordPress
2 20 (9.09%) CMS
3 9 (4.09%) Node.js
4 8 (3.64%) Apache Solr
4 8 (3.64%) Tomcat
5 3 (1.36%) Apache
5 3 (1.36%) Drupal
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Connections
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere Portal
6 1 (0.45%) Liferay
6 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.45%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.45%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.45%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (11.36%) Photoshop
2 14 (6.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (3.64%) Fireworks
4 4 (1.82%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.45%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 13 (5.91%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
1 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.27%) HTTP
2 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.45%) HTTPS
2 1 (0.45%) Intranet
2 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.45%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.36%) MySQL
2 12 (5.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 12 (5.45%) Selenium
2 10 (4.55%) Git (software)
3 7 (3.18%) WebDriver
3 7 (3.18%) JSHint
4 6 (2.73%) QUnit
4 6 (2.73%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.73%) Grunt
5 3 (1.36%) Ant
6 2 (0.91%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.91%) Subversion
6 2 (0.91%) Mocha
6 2 (0.91%) PhoneGap
6 2 (0.91%) PhantomJS
7 1 (0.45%) Firebug
General
1 42 (19.09%) Marketing
2 11 (5.00%) Finance
3 8 (3.64%) Financial Institution
4 7 (3.18%) Retail
5 3 (1.36%) Games
5 3 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (0.91%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 215 (97.73%) HTML
2 211 (95.91%) CSS
3 159 (72.27%) jQuery
4 94 (42.73%) HTML5
5 75 (34.09%) CSS3
6 30 (13.64%) .NET
7 29 (13.18%) Sass
8 27 (12.27%) Ajax
9 22 (10.00%) XHTML
10 20 (9.09%) ASP.NET
11 18 (8.18%) JSON
12 16 (7.27%) Backbone.js
13 15 (6.82%) Ruby on Rails
14 14 (6.36%) XML
15 13 (5.91%) JSP
15 13 (5.91%) LESS
16 10 (4.55%) Semantic HTML
17 9 (4.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 9 (4.09%) J2EE
17 9 (4.09%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.36%) Social Media
2 10 (4.55%) Open Source
3 6 (2.73%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.82%) Taxonomies
5 3 (1.36%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.36%) NHS
5 3 (1.36%) W3C
5 3 (1.36%) Mainframe
5 3 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.91%) iPhone
6 2 (0.91%) Blog
6 2 (0.91%) Web 2.0
6 2 (0.91%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.45%) Photography
7 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.45%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.45%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.45%) iPad
7 1 (0.45%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.09%) Linux
2 8 (3.64%) Android
2 8 (3.64%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.45%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.45%) Windows Vista
3 1 (0.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.09%) Responsive Web Design
2 33 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 28 (12.73%) Web Design
4 27 (12.27%) MVC
5 26 (11.82%) SEO
5 26 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
5 26 (11.82%) Web Development
6 18 (8.18%) OO
7 14 (6.36%) OOP
8 10 (4.55%) TDD
9 9 (4.09%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (3.64%) Time Management
10 8 (3.64%) BDD
10 8 (3.64%) Extreme Programming
10 8 (3.64%) Web Application Development
11 7 (3.18%) Android Development
11 7 (3.18%) iOS Development
11 7 (3.18%) Software Engineering
12 6 (2.73%) Scrum
12 6 (2.73%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 188 (85.45%) JavaScript
2 66 (30.00%) PHP
3 26 (11.82%) Ruby
4 23 (10.45%) C#
5 20 (9.09%) Java
6 10 (4.55%) VB.NET
7 8 (3.64%) SQL
8 3 (1.36%) VB
8 3 (1.36%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.45%) XPath
9 1 (0.45%) PHP5
9 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.45%) VBScript
9 1 (0.45%) XAML
Qualifications
1 12 (5.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.36%) WAI
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 21 (9.55%) Adobe
2 8 (3.64%) JBoss
2 8 (3.64%) Google
3 6 (2.73%) Twitter
4 5 (2.27%) Facebook
5 4 (1.82%) IBM
5 4 (1.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (1.36%) Sun
6 3 (1.36%) Oracle
6 3 (1.36%) Apple
7 2 (0.91%) Zend
7 2 (0.91%) Sencha
8 1 (0.45%) Lotus
Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: £25,0000 + bonus + progression
Posted: 8 hours ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Curve IT Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: upto 30,000 + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colne, Lancashire
Venturi
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington
Jagger Talent Commercial Recruiters
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Stockport
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Benefits + Training
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool Street
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25500 - £26500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + Fantastic Training + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Great Training + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + + Great benefits
Posted: 26 days ago