Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Development (Client-Side Development)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 29 51
Rank change year-on-year -25 +22 -16
Permanent jobs citing Front End Development 5 18 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.24% 6.43% 3.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.37% 7.32% 4.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 11
Chester median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.33% -21.05% +90.00%
10th Percentile £30,250 £26,850 £37,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £40,750 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +7.14%

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 364 246 407
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 90.10% 87.86% 88.48%
Number of salaries quoted 316 197 310
Chester median annual salary £42,500 £38,500 £44,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.39% -12.99% +10.63%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,250 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -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

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT jobs citing Front End Development also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for Front End Development.

1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 4 (80.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) OOCSS
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
4 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (20.00%) gulp
5 1 (20.00%) Protractor
5 1 (20.00%) Typography
5 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
5 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
5 1 (20.00%) Web Development
5 1 (20.00%) MySQL
5 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
5 1 (20.00%) SEO
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (20.00%) OO
5 1 (20.00%) CRM
5 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
5 1 (20.00%) Adobe

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:

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (20.00%) Grunt
2 1 (20.00%) gulp
2 1 (20.00%) Protractor
General
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (20.00%) CRM Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Designer
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) HTML CSS Developer
4 1 (20.00%) HTML Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) CSS
1 5 (100.00%) HTML
1 5 (100.00%) jQuery
2 4 (80.00%) React
3 3 (60.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (40.00%) HTML5
4 2 (40.00%) OOCSS
4 2 (40.00%) Sass
5 1 (20.00%) CSS3
5 1 (20.00%) LESS
5 1 (20.00%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Market Research
2 1 (20.00%) OO
2 1 (20.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (20.00%) SEO
2 1 (20.00%) Typography
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe