The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 69 111 59
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -52
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 53 29 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.16% 1.31% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.29% 1.35% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 46 28 80
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,096 £38,650 £34,900
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £49,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Software Developer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire 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
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1610 2153 2207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.95% 97.03% 95.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1286 1634 1651
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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
Milton Keynes +20 18 £40,000 -5.88% 3
High Wycombe +11 16 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Aylesbury - 6 £45,000 - 3
Buckingham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Marlow - 2 £48,750 -
Amersham - 1 £37,500 -
Beaconsfield - 1 £37,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title.

1 91 (87.50%) C#
2 78 (75.00%) .NET
3 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
4 45 (43.27%) ASP.NET
5 44 (42.31%) SQL
6 43 (41.35%) CSS
6 43 (41.35%) MVC
7 41 (39.42%) HTML
8 38 (36.54%) SQL Server
9 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (33.65%) jQuery
11 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (24.04%) Degree
13 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
13 22 (21.15%) WCF
14 21 (20.19%) WPF
14 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
14 21 (20.19%) C++
15 20 (19.23%) TDD
16 18 (17.31%) Android
16 18 (17.31%) Windows
16 18 (17.31%) OO
17 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
17 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
17 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
17 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
18 15 (14.42%) Apple iOS
18 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
18 15 (14.42%) Java
19 13 (12.50%) Oracle

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire region that cited Software 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 Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.69%) Node.js
3 5 (4.81%) IIS
4 3 (2.88%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.96%) CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (6.73%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) HTTP
2 1 (0.96%) RS-232
2 1 (0.96%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (36.54%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.50%) MongoDB
3 12 (11.54%) NoSQL
4 4 (3.85%) MariaDB
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.92%) Redis
6 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.96%) MySQL
7 1 (0.96%) Neo4j
7 1 (0.96%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (21.15%) Visual Studio
2 10 (9.62%) NUnit
3 9 (8.65%) TeamCity
4 7 (6.73%) Octopus Deploy
5 5 (4.81%) MSTest
5 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (3.85%) Selenium
7 3 (2.88%) Git (software)
8 2 (1.92%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.92%) JIRA
8 2 (1.92%) NCrunch
8 2 (1.92%) ReSharper
8 2 (1.92%) Rhino Mocks
9 1 (0.96%) Cucumber
9 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.96%) IntelliJ
9 1 (0.96%) Moq
9 1 (0.96%) Rational Rhapsody
9 1 (0.96%) Subversion
9 1 (0.96%) Toad
General
1 11 (10.58%) Telecoms
2 10 (9.62%) Marketing
3 5 (4.81%) Finance
4 4 (3.85%) Electronics
4 4 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 2 (1.92%) Banking
6 1 (0.96%) Automotive
6 1 (0.96%) Games
6 1 (0.96%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (75.00%) .NET
2 45 (43.27%) ASP.NET
3 43 (41.35%) CSS
4 41 (39.42%) HTML
5 35 (33.65%) jQuery
6 26 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 22 (21.15%) WCF
8 21 (20.19%) AngularJS
8 21 (20.19%) WPF
9 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET Web API
10 15 (14.42%) .NET Framework
11 10 (9.62%) CSS3
12 9 (8.65%) Entity Framework
12 9 (8.65%) HTML5
12 9 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 8 (7.69%) LINQ
13 8 (7.69%) Web Services
14 7 (6.73%) Ajax
14 7 (6.73%) Castle Windsor
15 6 (5.77%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.35%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 4 (3.85%) iPad
3 4 (3.85%) iPhone
4 3 (2.88%) Inversion of Control
4 3 (2.88%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.92%) Arduino
5 2 (1.92%) Raspberry Pi
5 2 (1.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.96%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.96%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (17.31%) Android
1 18 (17.31%) Windows
2 15 (14.42%) Apple iOS
3 13 (12.50%) Linux
4 8 (7.69%) Mac OS X
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Phone
6 2 (1.92%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.35%) MVC
2 36 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.23%) TDD
4 18 (17.31%) OO
5 17 (16.35%) Software Engineering
6 12 (11.54%) Mentoring
6 12 (11.54%) Web Development
7 11 (10.58%) OOP
8 10 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce
9 9 (8.65%) Dependency Injection
9 9 (8.65%) Scrum
9 9 (8.65%) SDLC
10 8 (7.69%) BDD
10 8 (7.69%) Unit Testing
11 5 (4.81%) Android Development
11 5 (4.81%) CRM
11 5 (4.81%) Data Management
11 5 (4.81%) Mobile Development
11 5 (4.81%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 91 (87.50%) C#
2 53 (50.96%) JavaScript
3 44 (42.31%) SQL
4 21 (20.19%) C++
5 15 (14.42%) Java
6 11 (10.58%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.62%) T-SQL
8 7 (6.73%) VB.NET
9 6 (5.77%) Apple Swift
10 5 (4.81%) C
11 3 (2.88%) PHP
11 3 (2.88%) Python
12 2 (1.92%) VBA
12 2 (1.92%) XAML
13 1 (0.96%) Embedded C++
13 1 (0.96%) Groovy
13 1 (0.96%) Ruby
13 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.96%) VB
13 1 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 25 (24.04%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) MCAD
2 3 (2.88%) MCSD
2 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.96%) MCP
3 1 (0.96%) PhD
3 1 (0.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) ISA Server
2 2 (1.92%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (5.77%) Apple
4 3 (2.88%) EPiServer
5 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.92%) Typemock
6 1 (0.96%) QNX
6 1 (0.96%) SAP
6 1 (0.96%) Syclo
6 1 (0.96%) Twitter
6 1 (0.96%) Xamarin
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