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 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 75 130 155
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 123 57 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.18% 1.51% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.34% 1.60% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 102 48 25
Average salary £32,250 £32,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
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
3687 3571 3991
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.32% 94.50% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3108 3048 3465
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 26 February 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 26 February 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
Cheadle +10 7 £28,000 +1.81%
Stockport -4 4 £35,000 +29.62%
Salford - 3 £40,000 -
Front-End Developer
North West

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 February 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.

1 225 (98.68%) CSS
2 223 (97.81%) HTML
3 220 (96.49%) JavaScript
4 124 (54.39%) jQuery
5 107 (46.93%) HTML5
6 93 (40.79%) CSS3
7 87 (38.16%) Git (software)
8 73 (32.02%) PHP
9 70 (30.70%) AngularJS
10 65 (28.51%) Sass
11 58 (25.44%) Responsive Web Design
12 53 (23.25%) WordPress
13 48 (21.05%) Web Design
14 46 (20.18%) Photoshop
14 46 (20.18%) Backbone.js
15 44 (19.30%) User Experience
15 44 (19.30%) E-Commerce
16 41 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
16 41 (17.98%) Ajax
16 41 (17.98%) LESS
17 34 (14.91%) Magento
18 29 (12.72%) Web Development
19 28 (12.28%) Marketing
20 27 (11.84%) MVC
21 24 (10.53%) Facebook
21 24 (10.53%) Mobile App
22 23 (10.09%) CMS
22 23 (10.09%) .NET
22 23 (10.09%) XML
23 20 (8.77%) KnockoutJS

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

For the 6 months to 26 February 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 53 (23.25%) WordPress
2 23 (10.09%) CMS
3 18 (7.89%) Node.js
4 6 (2.63%) Drupal
5 1 (0.44%) JBoss
5 1 (0.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.44%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 46 (20.18%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (1.75%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 34 (14.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.95%) HTTP
2 8 (3.51%) Internet
3 1 (0.44%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.58%) MySQL
2 13 (5.70%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 87 (38.16%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.70%) Subversion
3 12 (5.26%) Grunt
4 8 (3.51%) Jasmine
4 8 (3.51%) Dreamweaver
5 4 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (1.75%) Mercurial
5 4 (1.75%) Bower
6 3 (1.32%) Axure RP
7 2 (0.88%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.88%) JIRA
8 1 (0.44%) Gradle
8 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (12.28%) Marketing
2 12 (5.26%) Finance
3 11 (4.82%) Retail
4 5 (2.19%) Games
5 3 (1.32%) Automotive
5 3 (1.32%) Music Industry
6 1 (0.44%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (98.68%) CSS
2 223 (97.81%) HTML
3 124 (54.39%) jQuery
4 107 (46.93%) HTML5
5 93 (40.79%) CSS3
6 70 (30.70%) AngularJS
7 65 (28.51%) Sass
8 46 (20.18%) Backbone.js
9 41 (17.98%) LESS
9 41 (17.98%) Ajax
10 23 (10.09%) .NET
10 23 (10.09%) XML
11 20 (8.77%) KnockoutJS
12 19 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 19 (8.33%) PhoneGap
13 18 (7.89%) JSON
13 18 (7.89%) Corona SDK
14 16 (7.02%) XHTML
14 16 (7.02%) Web Services
15 10 (4.39%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 44 (19.30%) User Experience
2 24 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 9 (3.95%) Animation
4 6 (2.63%) Social Network
5 3 (1.32%) Blog
5 3 (1.32%) Open Source
5 3 (1.32%) Social Media
5 3 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (0.88%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.44%) RIA
7 1 (0.44%) Semantic Web
7 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.44%) NHS
7 1 (0.44%) W3C
7 1 (0.44%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.44%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.44%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.07%) Android
1 7 (3.07%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.19%) Linux
3 1 (0.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (25.44%) Responsive Web Design
2 48 (21.05%) Web Design
3 44 (19.30%) E-Commerce
4 41 (17.98%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (12.72%) Web Development
6 27 (11.84%) MVC
7 15 (6.58%) SEO
8 11 (4.82%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (4.39%) Email Marketing
10 9 (3.95%) Scrum
10 9 (3.95%) TDD
10 9 (3.95%) OO
11 5 (2.19%) B2C
12 4 (1.75%) OOP
12 4 (1.75%) Product Management
12 4 (1.75%) BDD
12 4 (1.75%) Technical Analysis
13 3 (1.32%) Performance Improvement
13 3 (1.32%) Change Control
13 3 (1.32%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 220 (96.49%) JavaScript
2 73 (32.02%) PHP
3 16 (7.02%) SQL
4 15 (6.58%) C#
5 9 (3.95%) Java
6 8 (3.51%) Ruby
6 8 (3.51%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.75%) Python
8 2 (0.88%) PHP5
9 1 (0.44%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.44%) XPath
Qualifications
1 9 (3.95%) Degree
2 2 (0.88%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.88%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (10.53%) Facebook
2 17 (7.46%) Twitter
2 17 (7.46%) Google
3 7 (3.07%) Adobe
4 2 (0.88%) Apple
5 1 (0.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.44%) Zend
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