The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £27,500 in advertised job vacancies in Bedford during the 3 months to 27 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)
Bedfordshire / Bedford
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 40 37
Rank change year-on-year +13 -3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 1 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedford 0.79% 1.44% 2.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.80% 1.47% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 8
Median salary £27,500 £32,500 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.16% +2.85%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedford. 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
Bedford
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 125 204 271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 99.21% 97.61% 98.19%
Number of salaries quoted 114 181 214
Median salary £36,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% -5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

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

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedford that featured Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

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

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 Bedford region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
2 4 (66.67%) WordPress
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Drupal
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (33.33%) JUnit
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 4 (66.67%) WordPress
2 2 (33.33%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Bower
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Grunt
1 2 (33.33%) gulp
1 2 (33.33%) JUnit
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 4 (66.67%) Sass
3 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (33.33%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (33.33%) Highcharts JS
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) LESS
3 2 (33.33%) Material Design
3 2 (33.33%) Material Design Lite
3 2 (33.33%) PhoneGap
3 2 (33.33%) RESTful
3 2 (33.33%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (66.67%) Web Development
3 2 (33.33%) API Integration
3 2 (33.33%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) TDD
3 2 (33.33%) Unit Testing
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA