The first table below looks at the demand for the Front-End Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Front-End Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Front-End Developer
Rank 70 85 73
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 24 7 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.06% 0.67% 1.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.14% 0.71% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 23 7 16
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +38.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +3.17%
Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1120 985 872
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 96.22% 94.62% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 965 891 775
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer in the job title across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Front-End Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Bedfordshire region.

Front-End Developer Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Front-End Developer
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Front-End Developer across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Front-End Developer Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Front-End Developer
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front-End Developer within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford - 12 £40,000 - 2
Luton -7 4 £47,500 +58.33%
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title.

1 41 (93.18%) HTML
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
3 33 (75.00%) HTML5
4 27 (61.36%) Ajax
5 25 (56.82%) jQuery
6 15 (34.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 15 (34.09%) .NET
6 15 (34.09%) Photoshop
6 15 (34.09%) XHTML
6 15 (34.09%) Fireworks
6 15 (34.09%) KnockoutJS
6 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
7 14 (31.82%) Product Management
8 12 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
8 12 (27.27%) WPF
8 12 (27.27%) Dojo
8 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
9 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
10 10 (22.73%) XAML
11 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
11 9 (20.45%) Silverlight
11 9 (20.45%) MVC
12 8 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
12 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (18.18%) CMS
12 8 (18.18%) C#
13 7 (15.91%) Java
13 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
13 7 (15.91%) TDD

Front-End Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region that cited Front-End Developer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Front-End Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (18.18%) CMS
2 3 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (2.27%) Node.js
Applications
1 15 (34.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 15 (34.09%) Photoshop
1 15 (34.09%) Fireworks
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.82%) Subversion
3 1 (2.27%) Grunt
General
1 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (93.18%) HTML
1 41 (93.18%) CSS
2 33 (75.00%) HTML5
3 27 (61.36%) Ajax
4 25 (56.82%) jQuery
5 15 (34.09%) .NET
5 15 (34.09%) XHTML
5 15 (34.09%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (34.09%) AngularJS
6 12 (27.27%) WPF
6 12 (27.27%) Dojo
6 12 (27.27%) ASP.NET
7 9 (20.45%) Silverlight
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
9 6 (13.64%) CSS3
10 5 (11.36%) Django
10 5 (11.36%) JSP
11 4 (9.09%) JSTL
12 2 (4.55%) Sass
12 2 (4.55%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.27%) Social Media
1 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) UNIX
2 2 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Product Management
2 12 (27.27%) Responsive Web Design
3 11 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 9 (20.45%) MVC
5 8 (18.18%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) TDD
7 4 (9.09%) OO
7 4 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (6.82%) User Stories
9 2 (4.55%) Scrum
9 2 (4.55%) SEO
9 2 (4.55%) Project Management
9 2 (4.55%) Content Management
9 2 (4.55%) Web Design
9 2 (4.55%) User Experience Design
10 1 (2.27%) Progressive Enhancement
10 1 (2.27%) Web Development
10 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
10 1 (2.27%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 39 (88.64%) JavaScript
2 10 (22.73%) XAML
3 8 (18.18%) C#
4 7 (15.91%) Java
5 5 (11.36%) Python
6 1 (2.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (20.45%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) hybris
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