Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 241 252 229
Rank change year-on-year +11 -23 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 45 41 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.61% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.62% 0.57% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 32
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -21.25% +60.00%
10th Percentile £26,500 £26,475 £28,750
90th Percentile £46,000 £61,250 £45,000
North West median annual salary £35,750 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +13.49% -16.00% +25.00%

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 7,216 7,230 6,691
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.16% 97.15% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5,978 6,241 5,548
Manchester median annual salary £44,471 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.64% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £58,750
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

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

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

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester.

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

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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Manchester over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Sale - 2 £33,750 -
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
North West

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Front End Web 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 Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 45 (100.00%) HTML
1 45 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
1 45 (100.00%) Web Development
2 39 (86.67%) jQuery
3 34 (75.56%) HTML5
3 34 (75.56%) CSS3
3 34 (75.56%) Front End Development
4 27 (60.00%) PHP
5 22 (48.89%) User Experience
6 20 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
7 19 (42.22%) React
7 19 (42.22%) Wireframes
8 18 (40.00%) Sass
8 18 (40.00%) E-Commerce
8 18 (40.00%) SEO
8 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
10 15 (33.33%) Retail
11 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 12 (26.67%) Shopify
12 12 (26.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
12 12 (26.67%) Marketing
13 11 (24.44%) Adobe
13 11 (24.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 10 (22.22%) HTML5 Canvas
14 10 (22.22%) MySQL
14 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
14 10 (22.22%) JSON
15 9 (20.00%) Time Management

Front End Web 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 5 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) WordPress
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 10 (22.22%) Photoshop
3 5 (11.11%) FileZilla
Business Applications
1 12 (26.67%) Shopify
2 8 (17.78%) Magento
3 5 (11.11%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.11%) FTP
1 5 (11.11%) SMTP
2 4 (8.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) MySQL
2 1 (2.22%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 6 (13.33%) gulp
2 3 (6.67%) Grunt
3 2 (4.44%) webpack
3 2 (4.44%) Xcode
4 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 15 (33.33%) Retail
2 12 (26.67%) Marketing
3 7 (15.56%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (100.00%) CSS
1 45 (100.00%) HTML
2 39 (86.67%) jQuery
3 34 (75.56%) CSS3
3 34 (75.56%) HTML5
4 19 (42.22%) React
5 18 (40.00%) Sass
6 13 (28.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (22.22%) HTML5 Canvas
7 10 (22.22%) JSON
8 8 (17.78%) Twig
9 7 (15.56%) Ajax
10 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
11 5 (11.11%) Regular Expression
12 3 (6.67%) Angular 2
13 2 (4.44%) LESS
13 2 (4.44%) Node.js
13 2 (4.44%) Redux
14 1 (2.22%) Apache Flex
14 1 (2.22%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 22 (48.89%) User Experience
2 7 (15.56%) Graphic Design
3 3 (6.67%) Digital Media
3 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 2 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Android
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Linux
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Web Development
2 34 (75.56%) Front End Development
3 20 (44.44%) Responsive Web Design
4 19 (42.22%) Wireframes
5 18 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (40.00%) E-Commerce
5 18 (40.00%) SEO
6 17 (37.78%) Software Engineering
7 12 (26.67%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
8 9 (20.00%) Time Management
9 8 (17.78%) High Availability
9 8 (17.78%) Web Marketing
10 7 (15.56%) Scrum
11 4 (8.89%) Typography
12 2 (4.44%) A/B Testing
12 2 (4.44%) Android Development
12 2 (4.44%) Business Development
12 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
12 2 (4.44%) iOS Development
12 2 (4.44%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 45 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (60.00%) PHP
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
3 5 (11.11%) T-SQL
3 5 (11.11%) VBScript
4 2 (4.44%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.22%) C#
5 1 (2.22%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Adobe
2 5 (11.11%) CyberSource
2 5 (11.11%) PayPal
3 1 (2.22%) Facebook