The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Front-End Developer
Rank 77 87 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Front-End Developer 18 22 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.61% 1.85% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.69% 1.94% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 21 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Front-End Developer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1063 1133 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 95.08% 95.29% 95.08%
Number of salaries quoted 911 1019 937
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,200 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,097
% change year-on-year
- +4.99%

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 29 June 2015.

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 29 June 2015. 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
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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
Luton +14 12 £40,000 -13.51%
Bedford +10 8 £31,250 -21.87%
Front-End Developer
East of England

Front-End Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 27 (96.43%) HTML
2 27 (96.43%) CSS
3 25 (89.29%) jQuery
4 16 (57.14%) .NET
5 11 (39.29%) HTML5
5 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 11 (39.29%) User Experience
6 10 (35.71%) CSS3
6 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 10 (35.71%) C#
7 9 (32.14%) Backbone.js
7 9 (32.14%) Ajax
7 9 (32.14%) Web Development
8 8 (28.57%) CMS
9 7 (25.00%) MVC
10 6 (21.43%) WordPress
10 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
10 6 (21.43%) XHTML
10 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (17.86%) XML
11 5 (17.86%) Java
11 5 (17.86%) Acrobat
11 5 (17.86%) Node.js
11 5 (17.86%) Content Management
12 4 (14.29%) Subversion
12 4 (14.29%) InDesign
12 4 (14.29%) Marketing
12 4 (14.29%) JSON

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 (28.57%) CMS
2 6 (21.43%) WordPress
3 5 (17.86%) Node.js
4 3 (10.71%) Umbraco
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.57%) Drupal
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Acrobat
2 4 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (14.29%) InDesign
2 4 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe Premiere
3 3 (10.71%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) Grunt
3 1 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (10.71%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (10.71%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (96.43%) HTML
1 27 (96.43%) CSS
2 25 (89.29%) jQuery
3 16 (57.14%) .NET
4 11 (39.29%) HTML5
4 11 (39.29%) AngularJS
5 10 (35.71%) CSS3
5 10 (35.71%) ASP.NET
6 9 (32.14%) Ajax
6 9 (32.14%) Backbone.js
7 6 (21.43%) XHTML
8 5 (17.86%) XML
9 4 (14.29%) XSLT
9 4 (14.29%) JSON
9 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 3 (10.71%) Ember.js
10 3 (10.71%) KnockoutJS
11 2 (7.14%) REST
12 1 (3.57%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) User Experience
2 3 (10.71%) Xbox
3 2 (7.14%) Photography
4 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (32.14%) Web Development
3 7 (25.00%) MVC
4 6 (21.43%) E-Commerce
4 6 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 5 (17.86%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Mobile First
7 3 (10.71%) Product Management
7 3 (10.71%) Email Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) OO
8 1 (3.57%) Scrum
8 1 (3.57%) Web Design
8 1 (3.57%) Web Application Development
8 1 (3.57%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
8 1 (3.57%) SMACSS
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 10 (35.71%) C#
3 5 (17.86%) Java
4 3 (10.71%) PHP
5 2 (7.14%) SQL
6 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.57%) Ruby
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.57%) Nintex