The table below looks at the statistics for the Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Web Developer
Rank 172 161 187
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Web Developer 17 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.43% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.45% 0.46% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 13 16 4
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +63.63%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £31,250
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -4.00%
Front-End Web 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
3809 3493 4140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 95.11% 94.84% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3286 3044 3675
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £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 Web Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Front-End Web Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Front-End Web Developer Salary Trend in Manchester

Front-End Web Developer
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Web Developer across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Front-End Web Developer Salary Histogram in Manchester

Front-End Web 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 Web Developer within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 January 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 - 3 - -
Front-End Web Developer
North West

Front-End Web Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title.

1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) CSS
3 22 (78.57%) jQuery
4 18 (64.29%) HTML5
5 13 (46.43%) CSS3
5 13 (46.43%) PHP
6 12 (42.86%) Web Design
6 12 (42.86%) Backbone.js
7 11 (39.29%) Web Development
8 10 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
9 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (25.00%) Web Services
10 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (25.00%) Twitter
10 7 (25.00%) User Experience
10 7 (25.00%) WordPress
10 7 (25.00%) Android
11 6 (21.43%) Sass
11 6 (21.43%) LESS
12 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
12 5 (17.86%) Zurb Foundation
12 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
12 5 (17.86%) Degree
12 5 (17.86%) MySQL
12 5 (17.86%) LAMP
13 3 (10.71%) MVC
13 3 (10.71%) SEO
13 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester region that cited Front-End Web 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 Web Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (25.00%) WordPress
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Photoshop
2 2 (7.14%) Fireworks
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) HTTP
1 2 (7.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 22 (78.57%) jQuery
3 18 (64.29%) HTML5
4 13 (46.43%) CSS3
5 12 (42.86%) Backbone.js
6 10 (35.71%) AngularJS
7 7 (25.00%) Web Services
7 7 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 6 (21.43%) Sass
8 6 (21.43%) LESS
9 5 (17.86%) Ember.js
9 5 (17.86%) Zurb Foundation
9 5 (17.86%) LAMP
10 3 (10.71%) .NET Framework
10 3 (10.71%) Ajax
10 3 (10.71%) .NET
10 3 (10.71%) XHTML
11 2 (7.14%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (7.14%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
3 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Web Design
2 11 (39.29%) Web Development
3 10 (35.71%) Responsive Web Design
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (10.71%) MVC
5 3 (10.71%) SEO
5 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.14%) Product Management
6 2 (7.14%) OOP
6 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 1 (3.57%) Validation
7 1 (3.57%) Change Management
7 1 (3.57%) Unit Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Web Accessibility
7 1 (3.57%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 13 (46.43%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Twitter
2 2 (7.14%) Facebook
2 2 (7.14%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Google
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