The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 75 118 148
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 116 72 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.31% 1.86% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.46% 1.96% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 99 48 38
Average salary £35,000 £27,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.62% -8.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £23,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £34,750 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £31,000
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
Front-End Developer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3351 3681 3917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.55% 94.92% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2732 3043 3380
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Manchester region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +5 9 £35,000 +32.07% 1
Salford - 5 £41,500 -
Cheadle +11 4 £28,000 -13.84%
Bury +6 4 £33,750 +29.80% 1
Wigan +5 1 £32,500 -
Heywood - 1 £26,500 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 240 (98.36%) CSS
2 239 (97.95%) HTML
3 226 (92.62%) JavaScript
4 130 (53.28%) jQuery
5 127 (52.05%) HTML5
6 97 (39.75%) AngularJS
7 92 (37.70%) CSS3
8 68 (27.87%) Sass
9 66 (27.05%) Git (software)
9 66 (27.05%) PHP
10 64 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
11 55 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
12 52 (21.31%) Ajax
13 50 (20.49%) Photoshop
14 47 (19.26%) LESS
15 40 (16.39%) User Experience
16 39 (15.98%) E-Commerce
17 37 (15.16%) Backbone.js
18 35 (14.34%) MVC
18 35 (14.34%) Magento
18 35 (14.34%) WordPress
19 34 (13.93%) KnockoutJS
20 31 (12.70%) .NET
21 28 (11.48%) CMS
22 27 (11.07%) XHTML
22 27 (11.07%) Web Development
22 27 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
23 26 (10.66%) Mobile App
23 26 (10.66%) Web Design
24 25 (10.25%) C#

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (14.34%) WordPress
2 28 (11.48%) CMS
3 24 (9.84%) Node.js
4 7 (2.87%) Umbraco
5 6 (2.46%) Drupal
6 2 (0.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (0.41%) Kentico
7 1 (0.41%) SharePoint
Applications
1 50 (20.49%) Photoshop
2 4 (1.64%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.23%) Fireworks
4 2 (0.82%) MS Excel
5 1 (0.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 35 (14.34%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.87%) Internet
2 4 (1.64%) HTTP
3 3 (1.23%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.74%) MySQL
2 12 (4.92%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.05%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 66 (27.05%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.97%) Grunt
3 8 (3.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.28%) Jasmine
4 6 (2.46%) Dreamweaver
4 6 (2.46%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.64%) Bower
6 3 (1.23%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.23%) Subversion
7 2 (0.82%) JIRA
8 1 (0.41%) Gradle
8 1 (0.41%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
General
1 24 (9.84%) Marketing
2 10 (4.10%) Finance
3 9 (3.69%) Retail
4 5 (2.05%) Games
5 3 (1.23%) Automotive
5 3 (1.23%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.41%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 240 (98.36%) CSS
2 239 (97.95%) HTML
3 130 (53.28%) jQuery
4 127 (52.05%) HTML5
5 97 (39.75%) AngularJS
6 92 (37.70%) CSS3
7 68 (27.87%) Sass
8 52 (21.31%) Ajax
9 47 (19.26%) LESS
10 37 (15.16%) Backbone.js
11 34 (13.93%) KnockoutJS
12 31 (12.70%) .NET
13 27 (11.07%) XHTML
13 27 (11.07%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 23 (9.43%) XML
15 22 (9.02%) Web Services
16 18 (7.38%) JSON
16 18 (7.38%) ASP.NET
17 12 (4.92%) YUI
17 12 (4.92%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 40 (16.39%) User Experience
2 26 (10.66%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.69%) Animation
4 7 (2.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.46%) Social Media
5 6 (2.46%) W3C
5 6 (2.46%) Social Network
6 4 (1.64%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.82%) Open Source
7 2 (0.82%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.82%) Semantic Web
7 2 (0.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.41%) Blog
8 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.41%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.46%) Linux
2 2 (0.82%) Android
2 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (26.23%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (22.54%) Responsive Web Design
3 39 (15.98%) E-Commerce
4 35 (14.34%) MVC
5 27 (11.07%) Web Development
6 26 (10.66%) Web Design
7 18 (7.38%) Scrum
8 17 (6.97%) TDD
9 12 (4.92%) OO
9 12 (4.92%) Digital Marketing
10 10 (4.10%) SEO
11 8 (3.28%) Unit Testing
11 8 (3.28%) Mobile Development
12 7 (2.87%) Continuous Improvement
12 7 (2.87%) Technical Analysis
13 6 (2.46%) Change Control
14 5 (2.05%) People Management
14 5 (2.05%) Email Marketing
14 5 (2.05%) BDD
14 5 (2.05%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 226 (92.62%) JavaScript
2 66 (27.05%) PHP
3 25 (10.25%) C#
4 14 (5.74%) SQL
5 5 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (1.64%) Java
7 2 (0.82%) Ruby
8 1 (0.41%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 17 (6.97%) Degree
2 1 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.46%) SLA
2 3 (1.23%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (7.38%) Google
2 15 (6.15%) Twitter
3 11 (4.51%) Facebook
4 6 (2.46%) Adobe
5 2 (0.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (0.82%) Sitecore
6 1 (0.41%) hybris
6 1 (0.41%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.41%) Oracle
6 1 (0.41%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.41%) Alterian
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