Period
to 19 June 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 19 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 37 20
Rank change year-on-year -11 -17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 6 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.94% 2.81% 10.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 3.29% 11.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 27
Chester median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -20.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £31,000 £26,000 £24,200
90th Percentile £45,500 £34,500 £43,750
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +23.08% -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 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 278 243 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 89.97% 85.26% 88.76%
Number of salaries quoted 253 211 269
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £27,100 £26,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £53,750 £53,750
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -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 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Front End Development in Chester

For the 6 months to 19 June 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%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) CSS
4 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 3 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (50.00%) CSS3
4 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
4 3 (50.00%) User Experience
5 2 (33.33%) React
5 2 (33.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
5 2 (33.33%) SEO
5 2 (33.33%) CMS
6 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (16.67%) Web Design
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) Content Management
6 1 (16.67%) Ajax
6 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
6 1 (16.67%) Google
6 1 (16.67%) XML
6 1 (16.67%) OO

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 2 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) CheetahMail
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
1 1 (16.67%) Google Tag Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Pure360
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) CasperJS
2 1 (16.67%) gulp
2 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
2 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) webpack
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Angular Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Designer
4 1 (16.67%) React Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (50.00%) CSS3
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
4 2 (33.33%) React
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 1 (16.67%) .NET
5 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (16.67%) Ajax
5 1 (16.67%) JSON
5 1 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
5 1 (16.67%) React Native
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (33.33%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Content Management
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) Email Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Low Latency
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Prototyping
3 1 (16.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
3 1 (16.67%) Web Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Web Design
3 1 (16.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CIPFA
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Google
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) Sitecore