Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £38,500 in advertised job vacancies in the North West during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

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)
England > North West
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 322 305
Rank change year-on-year +20 -17 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) 72 43 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.54% 0.35% 0.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.56% 0.36% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 61 36 54
North West median annual salary £38,500 £31,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £24,125 £25,125
90th Percentile £47,499 £55,000 £51,250
England median annual salary £38,500 £38,750 £36,750
% change year-on-year -0.65% +5.44% +5.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West. 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
North West
Permanent vacancies in the North West with a recognized job title 12799 11927 12584
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.59% 97.01% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 10256 10029 10440
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £58,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the North West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the North West.

Salary trend for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the North West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the North West over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the North West

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Manchester +15 58 £38,500 +22.22% 6
Cheshire -31 6 £40,000 +40.35%
Lancashire +6 5 £40,000 +29.03% 1
Merseyside +23 3 - - 1
Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, 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 North West region featuring Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 72 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 72 (100.00%) CSS
1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 71 (98.61%) HTML
3 55 (76.39%) jQuery
4 54 (75.00%) Front End Development
5 43 (59.72%) E-Commerce
6 42 (58.33%) HTML5
7 41 (56.94%) PHP
8 39 (54.17%) CSS3
9 38 (52.78%) SEO
10 37 (51.39%) JSON
11 29 (40.28%) Responsive Web Design
12 25 (34.72%) User Experience
12 25 (34.72%) Marketing
12 25 (34.72%) SQL
13 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
13 24 (33.33%) VBScript
13 24 (33.33%) IIS
14 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
14 23 (31.94%) SMTP
14 23 (31.94%) FTP
14 23 (31.94%) PayPal
14 23 (31.94%) Regular Expression
14 23 (31.94%) FileZilla
15 17 (23.61%) Sass
15 17 (23.61%) Wireframes
15 17 (23.61%) Finance
15 17 (23.61%) Manufacturing
16 16 (22.22%) Retail

Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 24 (33.33%) IIS
2 5 (6.94%) WordPress
3 1 (1.39%) Apache
3 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 23 (31.94%) FileZilla
2 14 (19.44%) Photoshop
3 12 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (16.67%) Shopify
2 10 (13.89%) Payment Gateway
3 9 (12.50%) Magento
4 1 (1.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Sage Pay
2 3 (4.17%) MailChimp
3 2 (2.78%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.39%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.94%) FTP
1 23 (31.94%) SMTP
2 5 (6.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) MySQL
2 1 (1.39%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) gulp
3 4 (5.56%) Xcode
4 3 (4.17%) Grunt
5 2 (2.78%) git-flow
5 2 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.39%) Bitbucket
6 1 (1.39%) Subversion
6 1 (1.39%) webpack
General
1 25 (34.72%) Marketing
2 17 (23.61%) Finance
2 17 (23.61%) Manufacturing
3 16 (22.22%) Retail
4 14 (19.44%) Electronics
4 14 (19.44%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.17%) Automotive
5 3 (4.17%) Legal
6 1 (1.39%) Interactive Media
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (100.00%) CSS
2 71 (98.61%) HTML
3 55 (76.39%) jQuery
4 42 (58.33%) HTML5
5 39 (54.17%) CSS3
6 37 (51.39%) JSON
7 23 (31.94%) Regular Expression
8 17 (23.61%) Sass
9 13 (18.06%) Ajax
10 12 (16.67%) React
11 11 (15.28%) AngularJS
12 9 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (11.11%) HTML5 Canvas
14 7 (9.72%) Angular 2
14 7 (9.72%) Twig
15 5 (6.94%) LESS
16 3 (4.17%) .NET
16 3 (4.17%) Node.js
16 3 (4.17%) XML
17 2 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 25 (34.72%) User Experience
2 12 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 4 (5.56%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.17%) Blog
4 3 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.17%) Life Science
4 3 (4.17%) Social Media
5 2 (2.78%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.78%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.39%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.56%) Android
1 4 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Web Development
2 54 (75.00%) Front End Development
3 43 (59.72%) E-Commerce
4 38 (52.78%) SEO
5 29 (40.28%) Responsive Web Design
6 23 (31.94%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (23.61%) Wireframes
8 15 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
9 14 (19.44%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.44%) Programme Management
10 11 (15.28%) Software Engineering
11 10 (13.89%) High Availability
12 9 (12.50%) Scrum
13 8 (11.11%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
14 7 (9.72%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
14 7 (9.72%) Web Marketing
15 4 (5.56%) Android Development
15 4 (5.56%) iOS Development
15 4 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
15 4 (5.56%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 72 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 41 (56.94%) PHP
3 25 (34.72%) SQL
4 24 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 24 (33.33%) VBScript
5 5 (6.94%) C#
5 5 (6.94%) TypeScript
6 2 (2.78%) VB
7 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.39%) PHP 7
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
Vendors
1 23 (31.94%) PayPal
2 14 (19.44%) Adobe
2 14 (19.44%) SAP
3 10 (13.89%) CyberSource
4 1 (1.39%) Google