The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West / Manchester
Rank 121 137 92
Rank change year-on-year +16 -45  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 86 43 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.21% 1.29% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.29% 1.32% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 78 37 85
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
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 Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3763 3254 3594
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 96.78% 97.54% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 3138 2705 2948
Median salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 Manchester

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

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

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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

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 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham 0 8 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Cheadle +9 4 £36,250 +15.07% 1
Stockport +4 4 £37,500 +19.04% 1
Bolton - 3 £30,000 -
Bury - 1 £36,000 -
Oldham - 1 £23,000 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 172 (91.49%) CSS
2 171 (90.96%) JavaScript
3 162 (86.17%) HTML
4 159 (84.57%) Front End Development
5 112 (59.57%) HTML5
6 88 (46.81%) jQuery
7 79 (42.02%) AngularJS
8 69 (36.70%) CSS3
9 59 (31.38%) Web Development
10 57 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
11 43 (22.87%) Sass
12 42 (22.34%) .NET
13 40 (21.28%) Git (software)
14 39 (20.74%) React
15 38 (20.21%) PHP
16 37 (19.68%) User Experience
17 34 (18.09%) Node.js
18 33 (17.55%) E-Commerce
19 30 (15.96%) Marketing
20 28 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 27 (14.36%) LESS
22 24 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
23 23 (12.23%) WordPress
23 23 (12.23%) C#
23 23 (12.23%) TDD
24 22 (11.70%) Ajax
25 21 (11.17%) MVC
25 21 (11.17%) Magento
26 20 (10.64%) Degree
27 19 (10.11%) Scrum

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related 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 23 (12.23%) WordPress
2 17 (9.04%) CMS
3 4 (2.13%) Tomcat
4 3 (1.60%) IIS
5 2 (1.06%) Drupal
5 2 (1.06%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.06%) Sitefinity
5 2 (1.06%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) JBoss
6 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.53%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (6.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.06%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.53%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 21 (11.17%) Magento
2 2 (1.06%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.06%) GitHub
2 2 (1.06%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.06%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.66%) Internet
2 3 (1.60%) HTTP
3 1 (0.53%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.19%) NoSQL
2 5 (2.66%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.60%) MySQL
3 3 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.06%) Big Data
5 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (21.28%) Git (software)
2 13 (6.91%) gulp
3 12 (6.38%) Grunt
3 12 (6.38%) Subversion
4 8 (4.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (3.72%) JIRA
6 5 (2.66%) webpack
7 4 (2.13%) Bower
8 2 (1.06%) Babel
8 2 (1.06%) Cucumber
8 2 (1.06%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.06%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (1.06%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.53%) JMeter
9 1 (0.53%) Maven
9 1 (0.53%) Mocha
9 1 (0.53%) QUnit
9 1 (0.53%) Selenium
9 1 (0.53%) Xcode
General
1 30 (15.96%) Marketing
2 18 (9.57%) Retail
3 11 (5.85%) Games
4 8 (4.26%) Finance
5 3 (1.60%) Advertising
6 2 (1.06%) Publishing
7 1 (0.53%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.53%) Electronics
7 1 (0.53%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.53%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.53%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 172 (91.49%) CSS
2 162 (86.17%) HTML
3 112 (59.57%) HTML5
4 88 (46.81%) jQuery
5 79 (42.02%) AngularJS
6 69 (36.70%) CSS3
7 43 (22.87%) Sass
8 42 (22.34%) .NET
9 39 (20.74%) React
10 34 (18.09%) Node.js
11 28 (14.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 27 (14.36%) LESS
13 22 (11.70%) Ajax
14 19 (10.11%) Backbone.js
15 17 (9.04%) ASP.NET
16 14 (7.45%) D3.js
17 13 (6.91%) Angular 2
18 12 (6.38%) XHTML
19 10 (5.32%) ASP.NET Web API
19 10 (5.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.68%) User Experience
2 19 (10.11%) iPad
3 15 (7.98%) Computer Science
4 13 (6.91%) Mobile App
5 7 (3.72%) Smartphone
6 6 (3.19%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.66%) Social Media
8 4 (2.13%) Internet of Things
9 3 (1.60%) Blog
10 2 (1.06%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.06%) W3C
11 1 (0.53%) Animation
11 1 (0.53%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.53%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 12 (6.38%) Linux
2 5 (2.66%) Windows
3 3 (1.60%) Android
3 3 (1.60%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (84.57%) Front End Development
2 59 (31.38%) Web Development
3 57 (30.32%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (17.55%) E-Commerce
5 24 (12.77%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (12.23%) TDD
7 21 (11.17%) MVC
8 19 (10.11%) Scrum
9 17 (9.04%) Analytics
10 14 (7.45%) Mentoring
10 14 (7.45%) Web Design
11 13 (6.91%) SEO
12 12 (6.38%) OO
12 12 (6.38%) Unit Testing
13 11 (5.85%) Content Management
13 11 (5.85%) Software Engineering
14 9 (4.79%) Kanban
15 8 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
15 8 (4.26%) Mobile First
16 7 (3.72%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 171 (90.96%) JavaScript
2 38 (20.21%) PHP
3 23 (12.23%) C#
4 17 (9.04%) TypeScript
5 12 (6.38%) SQL
6 10 (5.32%) Perl
7 6 (3.19%) Python
8 4 (2.13%) Java
9 3 (1.60%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.06%) ES6
10 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.06%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) ECMAScript
11 1 (0.53%) Ruby
11 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 20 (10.64%) Degree
2 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.26%) QA
2 4 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.06%) Docker
1 2 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 11 (5.85%) Google
2 8 (4.26%) Microsoft
3 4 (2.13%) Adobe
3 4 (2.13%) Facebook
4 3 (1.60%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.06%) Atlassian
5 2 (1.06%) PayPal
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle
6 1 (0.53%) SAP
6 1 (0.53%) Twitter
6 1 (0.53%) Xamarin
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