The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Buckinghamshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 48 50 56
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 92 96 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 3.98% 4.93% 4.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.26% 5.10% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 78 91 76
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,700 £26,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Job Titles Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2158 1882 1894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 93.34% 96.71% 95.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1652 1691 1607
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Software Developer
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +7 67 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Aylesbury -11 11 £37,500 +33.92%
High Wycombe -6 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 121 (77.56%) C#
2 117 (75.00%) .NET
3 83 (53.21%) ASP.NET
4 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
5 63 (40.38%) SQL
6 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
7 51 (32.69%) HTML
7 51 (32.69%) MVC
8 47 (30.13%) Microsoft
9 41 (26.28%) jQuery
9 41 (26.28%) Degree
10 40 (25.64%) Visual Studio
11 38 (24.36%) T-SQL
12 37 (23.72%) Windows
13 36 (23.08%) WPF
14 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
14 32 (20.51%) WCF
15 31 (19.87%) OO
15 31 (19.87%) TDD
16 29 (18.59%) OOD
16 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 26 (16.67%) XML
17 26 (16.67%) CSS
18 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
19 24 (15.38%) HTML5
20 23 (14.74%) PHP
20 23 (14.74%) Java
21 22 (14.10%) WinForms
22 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
23 20 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (5.13%) SharePoint
2 7 (4.49%) Apache
3 2 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.28%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.28%) IIS
3 2 (1.28%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.77%) HTTP
2 3 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.92%) Internet
3 1 (0.64%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.64%) GPRS
3 1 (0.64%) VoIP
3 1 (0.64%) IPv4
3 1 (0.64%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 75 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (10.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 11 (7.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.28%) MySQL
7 2 (1.28%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.28%) MS Access
8 1 (0.64%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 40 (25.64%) Visual Studio
2 20 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (8.97%) NUnit
4 11 (7.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 7 (4.49%) Maven
6 5 (3.21%) JUnit
7 4 (2.56%) Eclipse
7 4 (2.56%) Selenium
7 4 (2.56%) WebDriver
7 4 (2.56%) Jasmine
8 2 (1.28%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.28%) Ant
9 1 (0.64%) Subversion
9 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 1 (0.64%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.64%) Flash Builder
General
1 15 (9.62%) Finance
2 8 (5.13%) Manufacturing
3 6 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 6 (3.85%) Marketing
4 5 (3.21%) Retail
5 4 (2.56%) Back Office
6 2 (1.28%) Games
7 1 (0.64%) Billing
7 1 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.64%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (75.00%) .NET
2 83 (53.21%) ASP.NET
3 51 (32.69%) HTML
4 41 (26.28%) jQuery
5 36 (23.08%) WPF
6 32 (20.51%) WCF
7 29 (18.59%) ASP.NET MVC
8 26 (16.67%) XML
8 26 (16.67%) CSS
9 24 (15.38%) HTML5
10 22 (14.10%) WinForms
11 18 (11.54%) Web Services
12 17 (10.90%) LINQ
13 16 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (9.62%) .NET Framework
15 14 (8.97%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 13 (8.33%) Hibernate
17 12 (7.69%) Ajax
18 8 (5.13%) J2EE
18 8 (5.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 32 (20.51%) Computer Science
2 12 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 10 (6.41%) Physics
4 9 (5.77%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.28%) 3D Graphics
5 2 (1.28%) FMCG
5 2 (1.28%) iPad
5 2 (1.28%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.28%) Xbox
6 1 (0.64%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.64%) iPhone
6 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.64%) PDA
6 1 (0.64%) Firmware
6 1 (0.64%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 37 (23.72%) Windows
2 12 (7.69%) Linux
3 4 (2.56%) Android
3 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.56%) UNIX
4 2 (1.28%) AIX
4 2 (1.28%) Solaris
5 1 (0.64%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.64%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (0.64%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.69%) MVC
2 31 (19.87%) OO
2 31 (19.87%) TDD
3 29 (18.59%) OOD
4 25 (16.03%) Software Engineering
5 21 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (11.54%) Scrum
7 14 (8.97%) Web Development
7 14 (8.97%) Refactoring
7 14 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
8 10 (6.41%) UML
9 8 (5.13%) Project Management
9 8 (5.13%) Unit Testing
9 8 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 7 (4.49%) User Stories
10 7 (4.49%) Use Case
11 6 (3.85%) Asset Management
12 5 (3.21%) Performance Tuning
13 4 (2.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 121 (77.56%) C#
2 63 (40.38%) SQL
3 55 (35.26%) JavaScript
4 38 (24.36%) T-SQL
5 23 (14.74%) PHP
5 23 (14.74%) Java
6 19 (12.18%) VB.NET
7 16 (10.26%) C++
8 7 (4.49%) Python
8 7 (4.49%) Bash Shell
9 4 (2.56%) VB
9 4 (2.56%) VB6
9 4 (2.56%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.92%) C
10 3 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.28%) VBA
11 2 (1.28%) VBScript
12 1 (0.64%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 41 (26.28%) Degree
2 20 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (3.85%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.21%) MCP
4 5 (3.21%) MCAD
4 5 (3.21%) MCSD
5 4 (2.56%) PhD
6 1 (0.64%) SC Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (0.64%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 47 (30.13%) Microsoft
2 5 (3.21%) Oracle
2 5 (3.21%) Zend
3 3 (1.92%) Apple
4 2 (1.28%) Remedy
4 2 (1.28%) JBoss
5 1 (0.64%) Adobe
5 1 (0.64%) Motorola
5 1 (0.64%) Siemens
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