The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 218 207 222
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 21 48 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.32% 0.68% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.34% 0.71% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 30
Average salary £28,500 £28,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £35,000 £35,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
Front-End Web Developer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6172 6782 7061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 95.23% 95.53% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 4915 5486 5934
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,690 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 2015. 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 -5 15 £28,500 -7.31% 4
Cheshire +9 6 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Front-End Web Developer
England

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 43 (100.00%) HTML
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 43 (100.00%) CSS
2 34 (79.07%) jQuery
3 26 (60.47%) HTML5
4 19 (44.19%) CSS3
5 14 (32.56%) Sass
5 14 (32.56%) PHP
6 13 (30.23%) Web Design
6 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (30.23%) Web Development
7 12 (27.91%) LESS
7 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
8 11 (25.58%) WordPress
8 11 (25.58%) Photoshop
9 10 (23.26%) Ajax
9 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
10 9 (20.93%) Backbone.js
10 9 (20.93%) Web Services
11 8 (18.60%) LAMP
11 8 (18.60%) User Experience
12 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
12 7 (16.28%) Product Management
12 7 (16.28%) MySQL
13 6 (13.95%) XHTML
13 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
13 6 (13.95%) Web Accessibility
13 6 (13.95%) Degree
13 6 (13.95%) Twitter
13 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 11 (25.58%) WordPress
2 2 (4.65%) CMS
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) Photoshop
2 3 (6.98%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) Internet
2 2 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) MySQL
2 2 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (16.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (13.95%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.65%) Grunt
3 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.65%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (2.33%) JIRA
4 1 (2.33%) Gradle
General
1 2 (4.65%) Retail
1 2 (4.65%) Marketing
2 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (100.00%) HTML
1 43 (100.00%) CSS
2 34 (79.07%) jQuery
3 26 (60.47%) HTML5
4 19 (44.19%) CSS3
5 14 (32.56%) Sass
6 12 (27.91%) LESS
7 10 (23.26%) AngularJS
7 10 (23.26%) Ajax
8 9 (20.93%) Web Services
8 9 (20.93%) Backbone.js
9 8 (18.60%) LAMP
10 6 (13.95%) XHTML
10 6 (13.95%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (13.95%) Zurb Foundation
11 5 (11.63%) Ember.js
12 4 (9.30%) Google Maps API
12 4 (9.30%) .NET
12 4 (9.30%) ASP.NET
13 3 (6.98%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) User Experience
2 3 (6.98%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.65%) Digital Media
4 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.33%) W3C
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) RIA
4 1 (2.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) Android
1 4 (9.30%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.65%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Web Design
1 13 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
1 13 (30.23%) Web Development
2 12 (27.91%) Responsive Web Design
3 7 (16.28%) Product Management
4 6 (13.95%) Web Accessibility
5 4 (9.30%) MVC
5 4 (9.30%) E-Commerce
5 4 (9.30%) Scrum
6 2 (4.65%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (4.65%) SEO
6 2 (4.65%) MVVM
6 2 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.33%) Unit Testing
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (2.33%) Kanban
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Market Research
7 1 (2.33%) Content Management
7 1 (2.33%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 43 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 14 (32.56%) PHP
3 4 (9.30%) C#
4 2 (4.65%) SQL
5 1 (2.33%) Python
5 1 (2.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Twitter
2 4 (9.30%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Facebook
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