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 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 107 56 55
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 83 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.34% 3.66% 4.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.40% 3.91% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 29 75 89
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,100 £35,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
2145 2121 1903
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.46% 93.44% 96.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 1614 1677
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015.

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 6 May 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
(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 -42 21 £42,500 - 2
High Wycombe -7 4 £45,000 - 1
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 47 (74.60%) C#
2 46 (73.02%) .NET
3 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
4 32 (50.79%) jQuery
5 30 (47.62%) SQL
6 29 (46.03%) HTML
6 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
7 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
8 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
9 25 (39.68%) MVC
10 23 (36.51%) HTML5
11 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
12 21 (33.33%) Scrum
12 21 (33.33%) TDD
13 20 (31.75%) OO
14 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
14 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
15 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
15 17 (26.98%) OOD
16 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
16 16 (25.40%) Java
16 16 (25.40%) Refactoring
16 16 (25.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 15 (23.81%) LINQ
17 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 15 (23.81%) SharePoint
17 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 15 (23.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) Node.js
3 3 (4.76%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.59%) Apache
4 1 (1.59%) CMS
4 1 (1.59%) Moodle
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Office
3 1 (1.59%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.59%) X.25
1 1 (1.59%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.97%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (23.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 7 (11.11%) MySQL
4 4 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (3.17%) Pentaho
5 2 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (26.98%) Visual Studio
2 7 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (9.52%) Talend Open Studio
4 4 (6.35%) Jenkins
4 4 (6.35%) MSTest
4 4 (6.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (6.35%) NUnit
4 4 (6.35%) ReSharper
4 4 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (6.35%) JUnit
5 3 (4.76%) Subversion
5 3 (4.76%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.17%) Moq
7 1 (1.59%) GCC
7 1 (1.59%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.59%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.59%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.59%) Xcode
General
1 7 (11.11%) Electronics
2 5 (7.94%) Back Office
3 4 (6.35%) Finance
4 3 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.76%) Retail
5 2 (3.17%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Games
5 2 (3.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (73.02%) .NET
2 32 (50.79%) jQuery
3 29 (46.03%) HTML
4 27 (42.86%) ASP.NET
5 23 (36.51%) HTML5
6 19 (30.16%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (25.40%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 15 (23.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 15 (23.81%) LINQ
9 14 (22.22%) CSS
9 14 (22.22%) .NET Framework
10 8 (12.70%) WPF
11 6 (9.52%) WCF
11 6 (9.52%) Entity Framework
12 5 (7.94%) XML
13 4 (6.35%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
13 4 (6.35%) NHibernate
13 4 (6.35%) PLINQ
14 3 (4.76%) Silverlight
14 3 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.70%) Mathematics
1 8 (12.70%) Computer Science
1 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (9.52%) Physics
3 4 (6.35%) Open Source
4 3 (4.76%) Algorithms
4 3 (4.76%) BeagleBone
5 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.17%) DTV
6 1 (1.59%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.59%) SCORM
6 1 (1.59%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.59%) W3C
6 1 (1.59%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.59%) CUDA
6 1 (1.59%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.05%) Windows
1 12 (19.05%) Linux
2 10 (15.87%) Android
2 10 (15.87%) Apple iOS
3 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
3 4 (6.35%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.59%) UNIX
4 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.59%) Fedora
4 1 (1.59%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (46.03%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (39.68%) MVC
3 21 (33.33%) Scrum
3 21 (33.33%) TDD
4 20 (31.75%) OO
5 19 (30.16%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (26.98%) OOD
7 16 (25.40%) Refactoring
8 8 (12.70%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) Multithreading
10 5 (7.94%) Mobile Development
10 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.94%) UML
11 4 (6.35%) Android Development
11 4 (6.35%) iOS Development
11 4 (6.35%) Unit Testing
12 3 (4.76%) Web Development
12 3 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 3 (4.76%) ITIL
13 2 (3.17%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (74.60%) C#
2 30 (47.62%) SQL
3 28 (44.44%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.40%) T-SQL
4 16 (25.40%) Java
5 12 (19.05%) C++
6 8 (12.70%) C
7 5 (7.94%) PHP
7 5 (7.94%) Objective-C
8 4 (6.35%) XAML
8 4 (6.35%) VB.NET
9 2 (3.17%) Ruby
10 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
10 1 (1.59%) Python
10 1 (1.59%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.29%) Degree
3 3 (4.76%) MCP
4 2 (3.17%) PhD
5 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.59%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.59%) WCAG
1 1 (1.59%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Jitterbit
Vendors
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.52%) Talend
3 4 (6.35%) Telerik
4 2 (3.17%) SnapLogic
4 2 (3.17%) SAP
4 2 (3.17%) Informatica
4 2 (3.17%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.59%) SumTotal
5 1 (1.59%) Saba
5 1 (1.59%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.59%) Perforce
5 1 (1.59%) Oracle
5 1 (1.59%) Adobe
5 1 (1.59%) Zend
5 1 (1.59%) Wind River
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: DOE + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + DOE
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago