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The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £55,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
25 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 165 118 73
Rank change year-on-year -47 -45 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 92 100 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Manchester 1.53% 2.25% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 2.41% 3.95%
Number of salaries quoted 70 84 133
10th Percentile £42,450 £31,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £46,563 £36,250 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £55,313 £55,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £61,600 £64,400
North West median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +15.79% +5.56% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 5,684 4,146 3,495
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 93.23% 96.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3,653 3,315 2,889
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,000 £30,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £38,750 £38,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £77,500 £70,000
North West median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -1.04% +6.67%

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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

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

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Manchester

Salary distribution for jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester over the 6 months to 25 June 2022.

Salary histogram for Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 25 June 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Cheadle - 4 £55,000 - 1
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 June 2022, Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 89 (96.74%) Front End Development
2 79 (85.87%) JavaScript
3 70 (76.09%) Agile
4 64 (69.57%) React
5 59 (64.13%) CSS
6 55 (59.78%) HTML
7 35 (38.04%) AngularJS
8 31 (33.70%) Redux
9 30 (32.61%) User Experience
10 29 (31.52%) Mentoring
11 25 (27.17%) UX Design
11 25 (27.17%) TypeScript
12 22 (23.91%) Sass
13 19 (20.65%) Greenfield Project
13 19 (20.65%) Scrum
14 18 (19.57%) Web Development
14 18 (19.57%) CI/CD
15 16 (17.39%) npm
15 16 (17.39%) Analytics
15 16 (17.39%) Pair Programming
16 15 (16.30%) TDD
16 15 (16.30%) RESTful
16 15 (16.30%) HTML5
16 15 (16.30%) DevOps
17 14 (15.22%) REST
17 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
18 13 (14.13%) Degree
18 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
19 12 (13.04%) CSS3
19 12 (13.04%) Git (software)

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (6.52%) CMS
2 2 (2.17%) Headless CMS
2 2 (2.17%) SAS
2 2 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.09%) Drupal
3 1 (1.09%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Sketch
2 2 (2.17%) Adobe XD
2 2 (2.17%) GIMP
2 2 (2.17%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.17%) Pixelmator
3 1 (1.09%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.39%) npm
2 12 (13.04%) Azure
3 8 (8.70%) AWS
4 4 (4.35%) NuGet
5 3 (3.26%) SaaS
6 2 (2.17%) GitHub
6 2 (2.17%) OpenShift
6 2 (2.17%) Yarn
7 1 (1.09%) Figma
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) HTTP
2 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.17%) Big Data
2 2 (2.17%) MySQL
3 1 (1.09%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (13.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.70%) Jasmine
3 7 (7.61%) Cypress.io
4 6 (6.52%) Vagrant
4 6 (6.52%) webpack
5 4 (4.35%) Babel
5 4 (4.35%) JSUnit
5 4 (4.35%) Selenium
5 4 (4.35%) SoapUI
6 3 (3.26%) Karma Test Runner
7 2 (2.17%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.17%) GitLab
7 2 (2.17%) SonarQube
7 2 (2.17%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.09%) Bitbucket
8 1 (1.09%) Gradle
8 1 (1.09%) gulp
8 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (11.96%) Public Sector
1 11 (11.96%) Social Skills
2 4 (4.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.35%) Law
3 3 (3.26%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 3 (3.26%) Retail
4 2 (2.17%) Front Office
5 1 (1.09%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.09%) Electronics
5 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.09%) Marketing
5 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (69.57%) React
2 59 (64.13%) CSS
3 55 (59.78%) HTML
4 35 (38.04%) AngularJS
5 31 (33.70%) Redux
6 22 (23.91%) Sass
7 15 (16.30%) HTML5
7 15 (16.30%) RESTful
8 14 (15.22%) REST
9 12 (13.04%) CSS3
10 11 (11.96%) jQuery
11 10 (10.87%) Node.js
11 10 (10.87%) Vue.js
12 8 (8.70%) LESS
13 7 (7.61%) .NET
14 6 (6.52%) Ember.js
14 6 (6.52%) JSON
15 5 (5.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 5 (5.43%) Web Services
16 4 (4.35%) JWT
Miscellaneous
1 30 (32.61%) User Experience
2 19 (20.65%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (5.43%) Data Protection Act
3 5 (5.43%) Wiki
4 4 (4.35%) Blog
4 4 (4.35%) Data Structures
5 3 (3.26%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.17%) BBC
6 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.17%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (2.17%) Over-the-Top Content
6 2 (2.17%) Vector Graphics
7 1 (1.09%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Android
1 4 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (96.74%) Front End Development
2 70 (76.09%) Agile
3 29 (31.52%) Mentoring
4 25 (27.17%) UX Design
5 19 (20.65%) Scrum
6 18 (19.57%) CI/CD
6 18 (19.57%) Web Development
7 16 (17.39%) Analytics
7 16 (17.39%) Pair Programming
8 15 (16.30%) DevOps
8 15 (16.30%) TDD
9 14 (15.22%) Unit Testing
10 13 (14.13%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.87%) Clean Code
11 10 (10.87%) Data Enrichment
11 10 (10.87%) Data Integration
11 10 (10.87%) SOLID
12 9 (9.78%) Backlog Refinement
12 9 (9.78%) Test Automation
13 7 (7.61%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 79 (85.87%) JavaScript
2 25 (27.17%) TypeScript
3 9 (9.78%) Java
4 8 (8.70%) C#
5 6 (6.52%) ES6
5 6 (6.52%) PHP
6 5 (5.43%) Python
6 5 (5.43%) SQL
7 3 (3.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (14.13%) Degree
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.87%) Data Quality
2 4 (4.35%) Accessibility
2 4 (4.35%) QA
3 3 (3.26%) WCAG
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (6.52%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (6.52%) Terraform
2 3 (3.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.09%) Packer
Vendors
1 5 (5.43%) Syncsort
2 4 (4.35%) Adobe
3 2 (2.17%) Sitecore
4 1 (1.09%) Hitachi
4 1 (1.09%) SAP