The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Cheshire during the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 80 84 111
Rank change year-on-year +4 +27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 12 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.13% 1.16% 0.74%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 1.21% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 12
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +40.74%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £34,200 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,500 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

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 1034 1243 1704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 97.00% 95.76% 96.93%
Number of salaries quoted 848 1058 1303
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Chester +1 3 £32,500 -15.58% 2
Wilmslow -6 3 £47,500 -9.52%
Runcorn - 3 £32,500 - 1
Warrington - 2 £42,500 -
Nantwich - 1 £40,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 22 (95.65%) Front End Development
2 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
3 18 (78.26%) CSS
3 18 (78.26%) HTML
4 11 (47.83%) HTML5
4 11 (47.83%) CSS3
5 9 (39.13%) jQuery
5 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
6 7 (30.43%) Node.js
6 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
7 6 (26.09%) Sass
7 6 (26.09%) User Experience
7 6 (26.09%) React
7 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) MVC
8 5 (21.74%) MySQL
8 5 (21.74%) Degree
8 5 (21.74%) Web Design
9 4 (17.39%) Social Media
9 4 (17.39%) iPad
9 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
9 4 (17.39%) PHP
9 4 (17.39%) SQL
9 4 (17.39%) TDD
9 4 (17.39%) Grunt
9 4 (17.39%) LESS
9 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
9 4 (17.39%) SDLC

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 (8.70%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
2 2 (8.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Grunt
2 3 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) Moq
2 3 (13.04%) NUnit
3 2 (8.70%) Bitbucket
3 2 (8.70%) gulp
3 2 (8.70%) Jenkins
3 2 (8.70%) JIRA
3 2 (8.70%) Subversion
4 1 (4.35%) Vagrant
General
1 2 (8.70%) Retail
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) CSS
1 18 (78.26%) HTML
2 11 (47.83%) CSS3
2 11 (47.83%) HTML5
3 9 (39.13%) jQuery
4 7 (30.43%) AngularJS
4 7 (30.43%) Node.js
5 6 (26.09%) Backbone.js
5 6 (26.09%) React
5 6 (26.09%) Sass
6 4 (17.39%) Ember.js
6 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (17.39%) LESS
7 3 (13.04%) .NET
7 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
7 3 (13.04%) Entity Framework
7 3 (13.04%) XHTML
8 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
8 2 (8.70%) MEAN Stack
8 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) iPad
2 4 (17.39%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (95.65%) Front End Development
2 9 (39.13%) E-Commerce
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Web Design
5 4 (17.39%) SDLC
5 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 3 (13.04%) SEO
6 3 (13.04%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Dependency Injection
7 2 (8.70%) Machine Learning
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) Web Application Development
7 2 (8.70%) Web Development
8 1 (4.35%) Automated Testing
8 1 (4.35%) ETL
8 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
8 1 (4.35%) Mobile Development
8 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (86.96%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
2 4 (17.39%) SQL
3 3 (13.04%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Java
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (8.70%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Google
Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £25,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago
Northwich
ECOM
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago