The median annual salary for a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) was £43,125 in advertised job vacancies in Bedfordshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 80 76
Rank change year-on-year +20 -4  
Permanent jobs requiring a Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) 10 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.56% 0.99% 0.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.62% 1.05% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 7
Median salary £43,125 £28,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% -32.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £26,000 £35,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. 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
Bedfordshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 618 760 1081
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 96.26% 93.83% 97.04%
Number of salaries quoted 470 625 817
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £67,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

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

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

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

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

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

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in Bedfordshire over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +8 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Luton +2 2 £53,750 +106.73%
Dunstable - 2 £43,125 -
Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
East of England

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Bedfordshire region featuring Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) in the job title.

1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
1 15 (93.75%) Front End Development
2 13 (81.25%) Sass
3 12 (75.00%) CSS
4 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 11 (68.75%) CSS3
5 10 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
7 8 (50.00%) LESS
7 8 (50.00%) Web Development
8 7 (43.75%) gulp
9 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
9 6 (37.50%) HTML5
9 6 (37.50%) WordPress
9 6 (37.50%) Web Design
10 5 (31.25%) Degree
10 5 (31.25%) TDD
10 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
10 5 (31.25%) PHP
10 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 5 (31.25%) Material Design Lite
10 5 (31.25%) Material Design
11 4 (25.00%) Grunt
11 4 (25.00%) Scrum
11 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (18.75%) jQuery
12 3 (18.75%) .NET
12 3 (18.75%) Web Services
12 3 (18.75%) OO
12 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce

Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer) Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 6 (37.50%) WordPress
2 2 (12.50%) Drupal
Development Applications
1 7 (43.75%) gulp
2 6 (37.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Grunt
4 3 (18.75%) Jasmine
5 2 (12.50%) Bower
5 2 (12.50%) JUnit
6 1 (6.25%) Selenium
6 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (6.25%) WebStorm
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (81.25%) Sass
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) CSS3
3 11 (68.75%) HTML
4 9 (56.25%) AngularJS
5 8 (50.00%) LESS
6 6 (37.50%) HTML5
7 5 (31.25%) Material Design
7 5 (31.25%) Material Design Lite
7 5 (31.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (18.75%) .NET
8 3 (18.75%) jQuery
8 3 (18.75%) Web Services
9 2 (12.50%) Ajax
9 2 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
9 2 (12.50%) Backbone.js
9 2 (12.50%) Highcharts JS
9 2 (12.50%) PhoneGap
9 2 (12.50%) RESTful
10 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 3 (18.75%) User Experience
3 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Front End Development
2 10 (62.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 6 (37.50%) Web Design
5 5 (31.25%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) Scrum
7 3 (18.75%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
7 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
7 3 (18.75%) OO
7 3 (18.75%) SOLID
8 2 (12.50%) API Integration
8 2 (12.50%) Data Visualisation
8 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
8 2 (12.50%) User Stories
8 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
8 2 (12.50%) Wireframes
9 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (93.75%) JavaScript
2 5 (31.25%) PHP
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (6.25%) Sitecore