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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 70 70 67
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 49 59 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.46% 3.12% 3.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 3.27% 3.89%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 68
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1893 1803 1826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.22% 95.40% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1434 1497 1504
Average salary £38,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.22% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 September 2014.

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 September 2014. 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 -11 40 £35,000 - 11
Aylesbury -4 3 £30,000 -33.33%
Beaconsfield - 2 £27,500 -
Marlow - 2 £43,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 93 (83.78%) .NET
2 87 (78.38%) C#
3 71 (63.96%) ASP.NET
4 63 (56.76%) SQL
5 60 (54.05%) HTML
6 59 (53.15%) JavaScript
6 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
7 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
8 50 (45.05%) jQuery
9 48 (43.24%) T-SQL
10 47 (42.34%) Microsoft
11 40 (36.04%) OO
12 39 (35.14%) MVC
12 39 (35.14%) TDD
13 34 (30.63%) Degree
14 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 32 (28.83%) Visual Studio
15 31 (27.93%) Computer Science
16 30 (27.03%) HTML5
16 30 (27.03%) CSS
17 29 (26.13%) OOD
18 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 22 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
18 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Certification
18 22 (19.82%) VB.NET
19 21 (18.92%) Windows
19 21 (18.92%) Ajax
19 21 (18.92%) WPF
20 20 (18.02%) LINQ
20 20 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, 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 19 (17.12%) SharePoint
2 9 (8.11%) IIS
3 5 (4.50%) Apache
4 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.90%) Node.js
4 1 (0.90%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.01%) Internet
2 3 (2.70%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.80%) HTTP
4 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (18.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 18 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 7 (6.31%) MySQL
6 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (4.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.80%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.90%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.90%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.90%) OLAP
9 1 (0.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 32 (28.83%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.81%) NUnit
3 9 (8.11%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (1.80%) Selenium
4 2 (1.80%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.90%) Ant
5 1 (0.90%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.90%) Maven
5 1 (0.90%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.90%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.90%) JSHint
5 1 (0.90%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 12 (10.81%) Games
2 9 (8.11%) Aerospace
3 8 (7.21%) Finance
4 6 (5.41%) Automotive
5 5 (4.50%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.50%) Retail
6 3 (2.70%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Back Office
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (83.78%) .NET
2 71 (63.96%) ASP.NET
3 60 (54.05%) HTML
4 50 (45.05%) jQuery
5 32 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (27.03%) HTML5
6 30 (27.03%) CSS
7 22 (19.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 21 (18.92%) WPF
8 21 (18.92%) Ajax
9 20 (18.02%) LINQ
10 19 (17.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (13.51%) WinForms
11 15 (13.51%) JSON
12 14 (12.61%) XHTML
13 13 (11.71%) WCF
14 11 (9.91%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (7.21%) CSS3
15 8 (7.21%) XML
16 7 (6.31%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 31 (27.93%) Computer Science
2 12 (10.81%) Mathematics
3 11 (9.91%) Physics
4 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.41%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (4.50%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.60%) FMCG
7 1 (0.90%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.90%) RIA
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 21 (18.92%) Windows
2 9 (8.11%) Linux
2 9 (8.11%) Android
3 4 (3.60%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.60%) UNIX
4 2 (1.80%) Solaris
5 1 (0.90%) AIX
5 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (53.15%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (36.04%) OO
3 39 (35.14%) TDD
3 39 (35.14%) MVC
4 29 (26.13%) OOD
5 20 (18.02%) Scrum
6 18 (16.22%) Refactoring
6 18 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
7 16 (14.41%) Software Engineering
8 14 (12.61%) Web Development
9 10 (9.01%) Project Management
10 9 (8.11%) Waterfall
11 8 (7.21%) Unit Testing
12 7 (6.31%) UML
13 6 (5.41%) User Stories
14 5 (4.50%) BDD
15 4 (3.60%) Time Management
15 4 (3.60%) PRINCE2
15 4 (3.60%) Business Analysis
16 3 (2.70%) Marketing Analytics
Programming Languages
1 87 (78.38%) C#
2 63 (56.76%) SQL
3 59 (53.15%) JavaScript
4 48 (43.24%) T-SQL
5 22 (19.82%) VB.NET
6 10 (9.01%) C++
7 9 (8.11%) VB
8 6 (5.41%) PHP
8 6 (5.41%) VB6
9 4 (3.60%) VBScript
10 3 (2.70%) Java
11 2 (1.80%) Python
12 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.90%) VBA
12 1 (0.90%) PHP5
12 1 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.90%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.90%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) Degree
2 22 (19.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.51%) PhD
4 3 (2.70%) MCP
4 3 (2.70%) MCAD
4 3 (2.70%) MCSD
5 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.90%) QA
Vendors
1 47 (42.34%) Microsoft
2 4 (3.60%) Remedy
3 2 (1.80%) Zend
3 2 (1.80%) Oracle
3 2 (1.80%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.90%) Sybase
4 1 (0.90%) JBoss
4 1 (0.90%) Siebel
4 1 (0.90%) Rogue Wave
4 1 (0.90%) Sencha
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Salary: £29,997 to £34,016 (with the potential to earn £35,996) + excellent benefits
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Salary: £25,000 + £5,000 welcome package & excellent benefits
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Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £25,000 + £5,000 welcome package & excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £29,997 to £34,016 (with the potential to earn £35,996) + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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HMGCC
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HMGCC
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