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 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 North West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 209 231 228
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 38 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.21% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 16
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £39,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -6.15%
Job Titles Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6762 6872 7206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 94.77% 94.81% 96.20%
Number of salaries quoted 5477 5884 6339
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Manchester +17 18 £28,500 -3.38% 3
Cheshire +6 17 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Merseyside - 2 £35,000 -
Lancashire -4 1 £23,500 -16.81%
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 86 (100.00%) HTML
1 86 (100.00%) CSS
2 78 (90.70%) JavaScript
3 66 (76.74%) jQuery
4 52 (60.47%) HTML5
5 37 (43.02%) CSS3
6 25 (29.07%) Photoshop
7 24 (27.91%) PHP
8 22 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
9 19 (22.09%) Web Development
10 18 (20.93%) WordPress
10 18 (20.93%) C#
11 16 (18.60%) .NET
11 16 (18.60%) Web Services
11 16 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
12 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
12 14 (16.28%) MVC
13 11 (12.79%) CMS
13 11 (12.79%) Web Design
13 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
14 10 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
14 10 (11.63%) Magento
14 10 (11.63%) Marketing
15 9 (10.47%) Sass
15 9 (10.47%) Mobile App
15 9 (10.47%) XML
16 8 (9.30%) MySQL
16 8 (9.30%) SQL
16 8 (9.30%) Adobe

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (20.93%) WordPress
2 11 (12.79%) CMS
3 4 (4.65%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (1.16%) DNN
Applications
1 25 (29.07%) Photoshop
2 5 (5.81%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.33%) Fireworks
4 1 (1.16%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 10 (11.63%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.49%) HTTP
2 1 (1.16%) Intranet
2 1 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.30%) MySQL
3 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (8.14%) Dreamweaver
1 7 (8.14%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (4.65%) Grunt
3 1 (1.16%) Bower
3 1 (1.16%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (1.16%) PhoneGap
3 1 (1.16%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.16%) NUnit
3 1 (1.16%) Selenium
3 1 (1.16%) JUnit
3 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (11.63%) Marketing
2 5 (5.81%) Games
3 4 (4.65%) Finance
4 3 (3.49%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (100.00%) HTML
1 86 (100.00%) CSS
2 66 (76.74%) jQuery
3 52 (60.47%) HTML5
4 37 (43.02%) CSS3
5 16 (18.60%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 16 (18.60%) Web Services
5 16 (18.60%) .NET
6 14 (16.28%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
8 9 (10.47%) Sass
8 9 (10.47%) XML
9 8 (9.30%) AngularJS
10 7 (8.14%) Backbone.js
11 6 (6.98%) LESS
11 6 (6.98%) SignalR
12 5 (5.81%) XHTML
12 5 (5.81%) Ajax
13 4 (4.65%) JSON
13 4 (4.65%) Modernizr
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.47%) Mobile App
2 5 (5.81%) iPhone
3 2 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (1.16%) W3C
4 1 (1.16%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.16%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.98%) Android
2 1 (1.16%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.16%) Windows
2 1 (1.16%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.58%) Responsive Web Design
2 19 (22.09%) Web Development
3 14 (16.28%) MVC
4 11 (12.79%) Web Design
4 11 (12.79%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.81%) Email Marketing
5 5 (5.81%) Scrum
6 4 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (4.65%) MVVM
6 4 (4.65%) SEO
7 3 (3.49%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (3.49%) OOP
7 3 (3.49%) Use Case
7 3 (3.49%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.33%) TDD
9 1 (1.16%) OO
9 1 (1.16%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.16%) Pay per click
9 1 (1.16%) Change Control
9 1 (1.16%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 78 (90.70%) JavaScript
2 24 (27.91%) PHP
3 18 (20.93%) C#
4 8 (9.30%) SQL
5 4 (4.65%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.16%) Ruby
6 1 (1.16%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.16%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.65%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (9.30%) Adobe
2 7 (8.14%) Twitter
3 6 (6.98%) Google
4 4 (4.65%) EPiServer
4 4 (4.65%) Eloqua
5 3 (3.49%) Facebook
5 3 (3.49%) Oracle
6 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 2 (2.33%) Sun
7 1 (1.16%) VMware
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum + bens
Posted: 15 hours ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bury, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Great Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Chester
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + inc great benefits + bonus
Posted: 12 days ago