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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 84 61 46
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 30 63 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 1.66% 3.29% 5.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.76% 3.57% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 49 100
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,950 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,100 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1709 1766 1838
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.37% 92.27% 96.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1380 1653
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -25 26 £42,500 +3.65% 3
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 59 (70.24%) C#
2 55 (65.48%) .NET
3 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
5 30 (35.71%) jQuery
6 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
7 28 (33.33%) HTML
7 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 27 (32.14%) OO
9 26 (30.95%) SQL
9 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
9 26 (30.95%) MVC
9 26 (30.95%) Degree
10 25 (29.76%) Scrum
11 24 (28.57%) OOD
11 24 (28.57%) C++
12 23 (27.38%) TDD
12 23 (27.38%) HTML5
13 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
13 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
13 22 (26.19%) Windows
14 21 (25.00%) Java
14 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
16 19 (22.62%) T-SQL
16 19 (22.62%) Linux
17 18 (21.43%) C
17 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 17 (20.24%) Refactoring
18 17 (20.24%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.38%) Apache
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) MS Office
1 2 (2.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) TCP/IP
1 3 (3.57%) X.25
1 3 (3.57%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (34.52%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 16 (19.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (5.95%) MySQL
5 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (3.57%) Pentaho
6 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (20.24%) Visual Studio
2 6 (7.14%) Subversion
3 5 (5.95%) Eclipse
3 5 (5.95%) NUnit
4 4 (4.76%) JUnit
4 4 (4.76%) MSTest
4 4 (4.76%) Jenkins
4 4 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (3.57%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (3.57%) Git (software)
5 3 (3.57%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (3.57%) GCC
6 2 (2.38%) Moq
7 1 (1.19%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.19%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.19%) Xcode
General
1 6 (7.14%) Games
2 5 (5.95%) Electronics
3 4 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Finance
5 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (65.48%) .NET
2 33 (39.29%) ASP.NET
3 30 (35.71%) jQuery
4 28 (33.33%) HTML
5 23 (27.38%) HTML5
6 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (20.24%) LINQ
8 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (19.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 12 (14.29%) WPF
10 11 (13.10%) WCF
11 9 (10.71%) .NET Framework
12 7 (8.33%) CSS
12 7 (8.33%) XML
12 7 (8.33%) Silverlight
13 5 (5.95%) LAMP
14 4 (4.76%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 4 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 3
15 3 (3.57%) Hibernate
15 3 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 22 (26.19%) Computer Science
2 14 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 10 (11.90%) Physics
5 9 (10.71%) Algorithms
6 5 (5.95%) Open Source
7 3 (3.57%) Data Integration
7 3 (3.57%) BeagleBone
7 3 (3.57%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.38%) Client/Server
8 2 (2.38%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.19%) Learning Management System
9 1 (1.19%) CUDA
9 1 (1.19%) W3C
9 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
9 1 (1.19%) SCORM
9 1 (1.19%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 22 (26.19%) Windows
2 19 (22.62%) Linux
3 16 (19.05%) Android
4 12 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (7.14%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (4.76%) Windows 8
7 3 (3.57%) Fedora
8 2 (2.38%) Mac OS X
8 2 (2.38%) UNIX
9 1 (1.19%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (32.14%) OO
3 26 (30.95%) MVC
4 25 (29.76%) Scrum
5 24 (28.57%) OOD
6 23 (27.38%) TDD
7 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
8 20 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
9 17 (20.24%) Refactoring
10 12 (14.29%) Mentoring
11 9 (10.71%) Android Development
12 8 (9.52%) Multithreading
13 7 (8.33%) Web Development
13 7 (8.33%) iOS Development
13 7 (8.33%) UML
14 6 (7.14%) Coaching
15 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2
16 4 (4.76%) Unit Testing
17 3 (3.57%) Migration
17 3 (3.57%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 59 (70.24%) C#
2 28 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 26 (30.95%) SQL
4 24 (28.57%) C++
5 21 (25.00%) Java
6 19 (22.62%) T-SQL
7 18 (21.43%) C
8 9 (10.71%) Python
9 7 (8.33%) Objective-C
9 7 (8.33%) PHP
10 4 (4.76%) VB.NET
10 4 (4.76%) Perl
10 4 (4.76%) Ruby
10 4 (4.76%) XAML
11 3 (3.57%) Assembly Language
12 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Degree
2 16 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.14%) PhD
4 3 (3.57%) MCP
4 3 (3.57%) SC Cleared
4 3 (3.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.19%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.19%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.19%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.19%) WCAG
1 1 (1.19%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (3.57%) Firmware
Vendors
1 26 (30.95%) Microsoft
2 4 (4.76%) Telerik
3 3 (3.57%) Wind River
3 3 (3.57%) Talend
3 3 (3.57%) Informatica
3 3 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (3.57%) Perforce
3 3 (3.57%) Ab Initio
4 1 (1.19%) SumTotal
4 1 (1.19%) Saba
4 1 (1.19%) Adobe
4 1 (1.19%) Oracle
4 1 (1.19%) Siebel
4 1 (1.19%) Zend
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