The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £32,500 in advertised job vacancies in Chester during the 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 26 26 28
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 3 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.19% 4.43% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 4.49% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Median salary £32,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.58% -14.44%  
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 Chester. 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
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 131 156 158
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 95.62% 98.73% 96.34%
Number of salaries quoted 113 138 110
Median salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.10% +12.30%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £50,000
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 Chester

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 25 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 Chester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
4 5 (62.50%) MySQL
5 4 (50.00%) Web Design
5 4 (50.00%) Social Media
5 4 (50.00%) SDLC
6 3 (37.50%) XHTML
7 2 (25.00%) PHP
7 2 (25.00%) Retail
7 2 (25.00%) SEO
7 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (25.00%) User Experience

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 6 (75.00%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) XHTML
5 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) SDLC
2 4 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (25.00%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
Chester, Cheshire
ShortList Recruitment Limited
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago