Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Front End Development skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Front End Development over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 70 80 143
Rank change year-on-year +10 +63 -20
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 26 59 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Cheshire 2.56% 2.86% 1.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 3.10% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 34 47 40
Median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +8.28% +20.77%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £31,125
90th Percentile £55,875 £56,250 £55,000
North West median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +13.33%

Front End Development is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 954 1,902 2,951
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 93.81% 92.24% 93.15%
Number of salaries quoted 716 1,388 2,198
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £30,750 £26,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
North West median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +2.27% +10.00%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Front End Development as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Cheshire

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Cheshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Development in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Cheshire

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Development in Cheshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Cheshire

Front End Development
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Development within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 15 July 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe +16 7 £45,000 +2.86%
Chester -3 7 £35,000 -12.50%
Warrington +6 5 £45,000 -7.69% 5
Knutsford +31 1 - -
Macclesfield +9 1 £55,000 +10.00%
Alderley Edge +3 1 £42,500 +28.79%
Wilmslow +1 1 £42,500 - 1
Front End Development
North West

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 23 (88.46%) JavaScript
2 22 (84.62%) HTML
3 19 (73.08%) CSS
4 18 (69.23%) User Experience
5 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
6 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
8 9 (34.62%) jQuery
8 9 (34.62%) Finance
8 9 (34.62%) React
8 9 (34.62%) SDLC
9 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
9 7 (26.92%) .NET
9 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
10 6 (23.08%) Web Development
10 6 (23.08%) Laravel
10 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
10 6 (23.08%) Liferay
10 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
10 6 (23.08%) HTML5
10 6 (23.08%) MySQL
10 6 (23.08%) PHP
10 6 (23.08%) Java
10 6 (23.08%) OOP
10 6 (23.08%) OO
10 6 (23.08%) Apache
10 6 (23.08%) MVC
10 6 (23.08%) Selenium
10 6 (23.08%) Modular Programming
10 6 (23.08%) li3

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) Apache
1 6 (23.08%) Liferay
2 2 (7.69%) CMS
3 1 (3.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.85%) Adobe XD
1 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (38.46%) Git (software)
2 6 (23.08%) PHPUnit
2 6 (23.08%) Selenium
3 5 (19.23%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (19.23%) Subversion
3 5 (19.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (7.69%) gulp
4 2 (7.69%) JIRA
5 1 (3.85%) Jasmine
5 1 (3.85%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.85%) webpack
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (73.08%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 5 (19.23%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Web Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 2 (7.69%) UX Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Angular Developer
6 1 (3.85%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (3.85%) PHP Laravel Developer
6 1 (3.85%) React Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (84.62%) HTML
2 19 (73.08%) CSS
3 15 (57.69%) AngularJS
4 9 (34.62%) jQuery
4 9 (34.62%) React
5 7 (26.92%) .NET
6 6 (23.08%) HTML5
6 6 (23.08%) Laravel
6 6 (23.08%) li3
7 5 (19.23%) LAMP
7 5 (19.23%) PhoneGap
7 5 (19.23%) RESTful
7 5 (19.23%) Vue.js
7 5 (19.23%) Web Services
8 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 3 (11.54%) Sass
10 2 (7.69%) Angular 2
10 2 (7.69%) JSON
10 2 (7.69%) KnockoutJS
10 2 (7.69%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 18 (69.23%) User Experience
2 5 (19.23%) Linux Command Line
2 5 (19.23%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Animation
3 1 (3.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (34.62%) SDLC
3 7 (26.92%) Unit Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Modular Programming
4 6 (23.08%) MVC
4 6 (23.08%) OO
4 6 (23.08%) OOP
4 6 (23.08%) Project Delivery
4 6 (23.08%) Test Automation
4 6 (23.08%) Web Development
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (19.23%) Mobile Application Development
5 5 (19.23%) Web Application Development
6 3 (11.54%) Fintech
6 3 (11.54%) Mentoring
7 2 (7.69%) DevOps
7 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 2 (7.69%) Wireframes
8 1 (3.85%) Artificial Intelligence
8 1 (3.85%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 23 (88.46%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) TypeScript
3 6 (23.08%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
4 4 (15.38%) ES6
5 3 (11.54%) C#
6 1 (3.85%) SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.85%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.85%) Sitecore