The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 96 77 84
Rank change year-on-year -19 +7  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 18 11 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.25% 1.14% 2.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 1.19% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 35
Median salary £32,500 £29,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.06% -14.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1374 928 1658
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 95.28% 96.37% 96.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 812 1322
Median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheshire over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Cheshire

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
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 Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 6 £40,000 -
Runcorn - 4 £32,500 -
Macclesfield +3 2 £30,000 -11.76%
Chester -1 2 £30,000 +3.44% 2
Warrington - 2 £29,000 -
Knutsford - 1 - -
Winsford - 1 £32,500 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 27 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
3 24 (80.00%) HTML
3 24 (80.00%) CSS
4 17 (56.67%) HTML5
4 17 (56.67%) CSS3
5 11 (36.67%) Node.js
6 10 (33.33%) React
6 10 (33.33%) jQuery
7 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
7 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
8 7 (23.33%) Web Development
8 7 (23.33%) Sass
9 6 (20.00%) LESS
9 6 (20.00%) Grunt
9 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
9 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (20.00%) Degree
9 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
10 5 (16.67%) Web Design
10 5 (16.67%) Web Services
10 5 (16.67%) .NET
10 5 (16.67%) C#
10 5 (16.67%) RESTful
10 5 (16.67%) Jasmine
10 5 (16.67%) User Experience
10 5 (16.67%) gulp
11 4 (13.33%) Magento
11 4 (13.33%) Moq

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
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 2 (6.67%) IIS
1 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (26.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.00%) Grunt
3 5 (16.67%) gulp
3 5 (16.67%) Jasmine
4 4 (13.33%) Moq
4 4 (13.33%) NUnit
5 3 (10.00%) GitLab
6 1 (3.33%) Babel
6 1 (3.33%) PhantomJS
6 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.33%) Subversion
6 1 (3.33%) webpack
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Publishing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (80.00%) CSS
1 24 (80.00%) HTML
2 17 (56.67%) CSS3
2 17 (56.67%) HTML5
3 11 (36.67%) Node.js
4 10 (33.33%) jQuery
4 10 (33.33%) React
5 7 (23.33%) Sass
6 6 (20.00%) AngularJS
6 6 (20.00%) LESS
7 5 (16.67%) .NET
7 5 (16.67%) RESTful
7 5 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
8 4 (13.33%) Entity Framework
9 3 (10.00%) ASP.NET
9 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
10 2 (6.67%) MSMQ
10 2 (6.67%) SignalR
10 2 (6.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) User Experience
2 3 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.00%) iPad
3 2 (6.67%) Blog
4 1 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (90.00%) Front End Development
2 8 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (23.33%) Unit Testing
3 7 (23.33%) Web Development
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (16.67%) Web Design
6 4 (13.33%) MVC
7 3 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
8 2 (6.67%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (6.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
8 2 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (6.67%) ETL
8 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.67%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (6.67%) Mobile Development
8 2 (6.67%) Performance Optimisation
8 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 5 (16.67%) C#
3 4 (13.33%) PHP
4 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (10.00%) Java
4 3 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (10.00%) SQL
5 2 (6.67%) Go
5 2 (6.67%) Ruby
5 2 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
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