Period
to 25 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 41 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 -21 +25
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 6 4 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.11% 1.37% 10.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.26% 1.56% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 27
Chester median annual salary £33,750 £31,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% -16.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £24,000 £27,500 £24,200
90th Percentile £41,250 £38,125 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -2.78% -10.00%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 265 257 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 93.31% 88.01% 87.87%
Number of salaries quoted 235 224 238
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £41,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +11.33% -10.71%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £24,500
90th Percentile £64,000 £59,250 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +12.00% -6.25%

Front End Development
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing Front End Development as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for Front End Development in Chester

Front End Development
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Development in Chester.

Salary trend for Front End Development in Chester

Front End Development
Salary Histogram in Chester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Development in Chester over the 6 months to 25 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 September 2018, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
5 2 (33.33%) HTML5
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
5 2 (33.33%) jQuery
5 2 (33.33%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) React
5 2 (33.33%) webpack
5 2 (33.33%) gulp
5 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 2 (33.33%) Sass
6 1 (16.67%) LESS
6 1 (16.67%) Pug
6 1 (16.67%) Twig
6 1 (16.67%) React Native
6 1 (16.67%) ES6
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (16.67%) Android
6 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
6 1 (16.67%) Java
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
6 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
6 1 (16.67%) CSS3
6 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

Front End Development
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 1 (16.67%) CMS
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
1 2 (33.33%) webpack
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) React Developer
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (33.33%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Sass
4 2 (33.33%) Vue.js
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
5 1 (16.67%) Pug
5 1 (16.67%) React Native
5 1 (16.67%) Twig
5 1 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) ES6
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Nintex