The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 100 73
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 166 79 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 3.95% 2.26% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.04% 2.30% 3.90%
Number of salaries quoted 150 70 97
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.41% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £56,825 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +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 4114 3431 3209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.84% 98.20% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 13513 12235 11799
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,800 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 percentage 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

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Bury +5 12 £36,000 -34.54% 1
Stockport - 4 £46,250 - 1
Altrincham -2 3 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Oldham - 2 £18,500 -
Cheadle - 1 £38,500 - 2
Wigan - 1 £40,000 -
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 28 June 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.

1 239 (94.84%) JavaScript
2 229 (90.87%) HTML
3 225 (89.29%) CSS
4 219 (86.90%) Front End Development
5 137 (54.37%) HTML5
6 126 (50.00%) jQuery
7 119 (47.22%) AngularJS
8 86 (34.13%) Web Development
9 83 (32.94%) PHP
10 81 (32.14%) CSS3
11 73 (28.97%) E-Commerce
12 69 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
13 66 (26.19%) Sass
14 62 (24.60%) React
15 48 (19.05%) .NET
16 47 (18.65%) Git (software)
17 46 (18.25%) JSON
18 45 (17.86%) Node.js
18 45 (17.86%) User Experience
19 44 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 42 (16.67%) Finance
21 39 (15.48%) SQL
21 39 (15.48%) Marketing
22 34 (13.49%) SEO
23 32 (12.70%) C#
23 32 (12.70%) SAP
24 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET
24 31 (12.30%) Electronics
24 31 (12.30%) gulp
25 30 (11.90%) IIS

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 30 (11.90%) IIS
1 30 (11.90%) WordPress
2 26 (10.32%) CMS
3 10 (3.97%) EPiServer
4 6 (2.38%) Umbraco
5 3 (1.19%) Apache
5 3 (1.19%) ExpressionEngine
5 3 (1.19%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.79%) Confluence
6 2 (0.79%) Drupal
6 2 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.79%) Sitefinity
6 2 (0.79%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.40%) Content Management Server
7 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 27 (10.71%) FileZilla
2 17 (6.75%) Photoshop
3 3 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.79%) GIMP
5 1 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 27 (10.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 20 (7.94%) Magento
3 6 (2.38%) Payment Gateway
4 4 (1.59%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.79%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (0.79%) Google Analytics
3 2 (0.79%) Sage Pay
4 1 (0.40%) GitHub
4 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (10.71%) FTP
1 27 (10.71%) SMTP
2 7 (2.78%) Internet
3 5 (1.98%) HTTP
4 2 (0.79%) Intranet
5 1 (0.40%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.17%) MySQL
3 7 (2.78%) Big Data
4 6 (2.38%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.79%) Redis
Development Applications
1 47 (18.65%) Git (software)
2 31 (12.30%) gulp
3 25 (9.92%) Grunt
4 15 (5.95%) Subversion
5 12 (4.76%) webpack
6 11 (4.37%) JIRA
7 10 (3.97%) Visual Studio
8 7 (2.78%) Xcode
9 6 (2.38%) Babel
9 6 (2.38%) Jasmine
10 5 (1.98%) Karma Test Runner
10 5 (1.98%) Team Foundation Server
11 4 (1.59%) Protractor
12 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 3 (1.19%) Mocha
13 2 (0.79%) Bitbucket
13 2 (0.79%) JMeter
13 2 (0.79%) ReSharper
13 2 (0.79%) Selenium
13 2 (0.79%) SonarQube
General
1 42 (16.67%) Finance
2 39 (15.48%) Marketing
3 31 (12.30%) Electronics
4 27 (10.71%) Manufacturing
4 27 (10.71%) Telecoms
5 21 (8.33%) Retail
6 13 (5.16%) Games
7 7 (2.78%) Law
8 5 (1.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.79%) Publishing
10 1 (0.40%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.40%) Automotive
10 1 (0.40%) Interactive Media
10 1 (0.40%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (90.87%) HTML
2 225 (89.29%) CSS
3 137 (54.37%) HTML5
4 126 (50.00%) jQuery
5 119 (47.22%) AngularJS
6 81 (32.14%) CSS3
7 66 (26.19%) Sass
8 62 (24.60%) React
9 48 (19.05%) .NET
10 46 (18.25%) JSON
11 45 (17.86%) Node.js
12 44 (17.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 31 (12.30%) ASP.NET
14 28 (11.11%) Ajax
15 27 (10.71%) LESS
15 27 (10.71%) Regular Expression
16 26 (10.32%) Web Services
17 23 (9.13%) ASP.NET Web API
18 22 (8.73%) Angular 2
19 20 (7.94%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 45 (17.86%) User Experience
2 20 (7.94%) iPad
2 20 (7.94%) Mobile App
3 14 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.78%) Animation
6 5 (1.98%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (1.98%) W3C
7 4 (1.59%) Digital Signage
7 4 (1.59%) Web 2.0
7 4 (1.59%) Xbox
8 3 (1.19%) Internet of Things
8 3 (1.19%) Social Media
9 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.40%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.40%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 10 (3.97%) Android
1 10 (3.97%) Apple iOS
2 9 (3.57%) Linux
3 5 (1.98%) Windows
4 2 (0.79%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (86.90%) Front End Development
2 86 (34.13%) Web Development
3 73 (28.97%) E-Commerce
4 69 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (13.49%) SEO
6 27 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (10.71%) Digital Marketing
6 27 (10.71%) Programme Management
7 21 (8.33%) MVC
7 21 (8.33%) Scrum
8 19 (7.54%) Responsive Web Design
9 18 (7.14%) OO
10 15 (5.95%) TDD
11 14 (5.56%) OOP
12 13 (5.16%) Mobile First
13 12 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
13 12 (4.76%) Software Engineering
14 11 (4.37%) Mentoring
15 9 (3.57%) Test Automation
16 8 (3.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 239 (94.84%) JavaScript
2 83 (32.94%) PHP
3 39 (15.48%) SQL
4 32 (12.70%) C#
5 29 (11.51%) T-SQL
6 27 (10.71%) VBScript
7 22 (8.73%) TypeScript
8 12 (4.76%) Perl
9 11 (4.37%) Java
10 8 (3.17%) XPath
11 5 (1.98%) VB
12 3 (1.19%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.79%) ES6
13 2 (0.79%) PHP 5
13 2 (0.79%) Python
13 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.40%) C
14 1 (0.40%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (5.56%) Degree
2 7 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.38%) QA
2 2 (0.79%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.19%) Docker
2 2 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 32 (12.70%) SAP
2 27 (10.71%) PayPal
3 14 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 6 (2.38%) Google
4 6 (2.38%) Sitecore
4 6 (2.38%) Xamarin
5 4 (1.59%) Adobe
5 4 (1.59%) hybris
6 3 (1.19%) Zend
7 2 (0.79%) Atlassian
7 2 (0.79%) CyberSource
8 1 (0.40%) Facebook
8 1 (0.40%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.40%) Optimizely
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle
8 1 (0.40%) Qubit
8 1 (0.40%) Sencha
8 1 (0.40%) Telerik
8 1 (0.40%) Twitter
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