The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 208 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 48 28 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.67% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.70% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 39 25 13
Average salary £28,500 £30,000 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £25,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,000 £36,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6842 6993 6875
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.24% 95.27% 96.40%
Number of salaries quoted 5547 5863 6086
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Front-End Web Developer
England

Front-End Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer across the North West region.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in the North West

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in the North West

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 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 +20 29 £30,750 +14.41% 3
Lancashire +13 9 £26,500 -3.63%
Cheshire -2 9 £28,500 -6.55% 1
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 72 (100.00%) HTML
1 72 (100.00%) CSS
2 65 (90.28%) JavaScript
3 60 (83.33%) jQuery
4 28 (38.89%) HTML5
5 26 (36.11%) PHP
6 20 (27.78%) CSS3
7 18 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (15.28%) MVC
9 10 (13.89%) Web Development
10 9 (12.50%) Adobe
10 9 (12.50%) WordPress
11 8 (11.11%) Sass
11 8 (11.11%) .NET
11 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.11%) Photoshop
11 8 (11.11%) Ajax
12 7 (9.72%) Web Design
12 7 (9.72%) C#
12 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.72%) OO
12 7 (9.72%) Semantic HTML
13 6 (8.33%) Marketing
13 6 (8.33%) Magento
14 5 (6.94%) LESS
14 5 (6.94%) Haml
14 5 (6.94%) Open Source
14 5 (6.94%) MySQL
14 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
14 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (12.50%) WordPress
2 4 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.39%) DNN
Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 5 (6.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.78%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.39%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.39%) Intranet
1 1 (1.39%) HTTP
1 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.94%) MySQL
3 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (8.33%) Marketing
2 2 (2.78%) Finance
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) HTML
1 72 (100.00%) CSS
2 60 (83.33%) jQuery
3 28 (38.89%) HTML5
4 20 (27.78%) CSS3
5 8 (11.11%) Sass
5 8 (11.11%) .NET
5 8 (11.11%) Ajax
6 7 (9.72%) Semantic HTML
7 5 (6.94%) LESS
7 5 (6.94%) Haml
7 5 (6.94%) ASP.NET
8 4 (5.56%) JSON
8 4 (5.56%) XML
8 4 (5.56%) XHTML
9 3 (4.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (4.17%) Web Services
9 3 (4.17%) LINQ
9 3 (4.17%) WCF
10 2 (2.78%) HTML5 Canvas
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.94%) Open Source
2 2 (2.78%) NHS
2 2 (2.78%) W3C
2 2 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.39%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.39%) Web 2.0
3 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
3 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.39%) Android
1 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (15.28%) MVC
3 10 (13.89%) Web Development
4 7 (9.72%) Web Design
4 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
4 7 (9.72%) OO
5 3 (4.17%) Use Case
5 3 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (1.39%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (1.39%) OO PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Time Management
6 1 (1.39%) Online Marketing
6 1 (1.39%) User Experience Design
6 1 (1.39%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (1.39%) SEO
6 1 (1.39%) OOP
6 1 (1.39%) Validation
6 1 (1.39%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 65 (90.28%) JavaScript
2 26 (36.11%) PHP
3 7 (9.72%) C#
4 4 (5.56%) VB.NET
5 2 (2.78%) SQL
6 1 (1.39%) XAML
6 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.39%) VBScript
6 1 (1.39%) VB
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (1.39%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (12.50%) Adobe
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle
2 2 (2.78%) Sun
3 1 (1.39%) Facebook
3 1 (1.39%) Twitter
3 1 (1.39%) Zend
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