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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 73 66 55
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 50 62 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.57% 3.35% 4.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.68% 3.57% 4.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 58 85
Average salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £29,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £52,500 £46,500
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
1867 1738 2027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 95.79% 93.79% 96.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1473 1368 1771
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -3 40 £42,500 +3.65%
High Wycombe -3 3 £35,000 -30.00%
Aylesbury +3 1 - -
Gerrards Cross - 1 £27,500 -
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 72 (70.59%) C#
2 71 (69.61%) .NET
3 49 (48.04%) ASP.NET
4 46 (45.10%) HTML
5 42 (41.18%) JavaScript
6 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
6 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (38.24%) SQL
8 38 (37.25%) OO
9 37 (36.27%) jQuery
10 36 (35.29%) Degree
11 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
12 32 (31.37%) Computer Science
13 31 (30.39%) TDD
13 31 (30.39%) HTML5
14 30 (29.41%) MVC
15 29 (28.43%) T-SQL
16 26 (25.49%) OOD
16 26 (25.49%) Software Engineering
17 24 (23.53%) Windows
17 24 (23.53%) Scrum
18 23 (22.55%) C++
19 21 (20.59%) Linux
19 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
20 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
20 20 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
21 19 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 19 (18.63%) LINQ
22 18 (17.65%) Java
22 18 (17.65%) CSS

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 17 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (5.88%) Apache
3 4 (3.92%) IIS
4 1 (0.98%) CMS
4 1 (0.98%) Moodle
4 1 (0.98%) Node.js
Applications
1 11 (10.78%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (0.98%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) TCP/IP
1 4 (3.92%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) X.25
2 3 (2.94%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (18.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 17 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (8.82%) MySQL
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.94%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 20 (19.61%) Visual Studio
2 8 (7.84%) NUnit
3 5 (4.90%) Subversion
4 4 (3.92%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.94%) JUnit
5 3 (2.94%) MSTest
5 3 (2.94%) GCC
5 3 (2.94%) Jenkins
5 3 (2.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.98%) JSHint
7 1 (0.98%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.98%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 9 (8.82%) Games
2 5 (4.90%) Electronics
2 5 (4.90%) Retail
3 3 (2.94%) Marketing
3 3 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.98%) Advertising
5 1 (0.98%) Banking
5 1 (0.98%) Automotive
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (69.61%) .NET
2 49 (48.04%) ASP.NET
3 46 (45.10%) HTML
4 37 (36.27%) jQuery
5 31 (30.39%) HTML5
6 21 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 19 (18.63%) LINQ
8 18 (17.65%) CSS
8 18 (17.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 16 (15.69%) WPF
11 12 (11.76%) WCF
12 8 (7.84%) Silverlight
12 8 (7.84%) CSS3
13 7 (6.86%) JSON
13 7 (6.86%) LAMP
13 7 (6.86%) WinForms
13 7 (6.86%) Ajax
13 7 (6.86%) XML
14 5 (4.90%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 32 (31.37%) Computer Science
2 11 (10.78%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (10.78%) Mathematics
2 11 (10.78%) Physics
3 7 (6.86%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.92%) Open Source
5 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.94%) Device Driver
6 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.96%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.98%) Learning Management System
7 1 (0.98%) CUDA
7 1 (0.98%) W3C
7 1 (0.98%) 3D Graphics
7 1 (0.98%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.98%) SCORM
7 1 (0.98%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.53%) Windows
2 21 (20.59%) Linux
3 16 (15.69%) Android
4 10 (9.80%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.90%) Embedded Linux
6 3 (2.94%) Fedora
7 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
7 2 (1.96%) UNIX
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.98%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.98%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (39.22%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (37.25%) OO
3 31 (30.39%) TDD
4 30 (29.41%) MVC
5 26 (25.49%) Software Engineering
5 26 (25.49%) OOD
6 24 (23.53%) Scrum
7 20 (19.61%) Continuous Integration
8 17 (16.67%) Refactoring
9 13 (12.75%) Mentoring
10 9 (8.82%) Web Development
10 9 (8.82%) Android Development
11 7 (6.86%) iOS Development
11 7 (6.86%) UML
12 6 (5.88%) Coaching
13 5 (4.90%) Project Management
13 5 (4.90%) Unit Testing
13 5 (4.90%) Multithreading
14 4 (3.92%) Analytics
14 4 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 72 (70.59%) C#
2 42 (41.18%) JavaScript
3 39 (38.24%) SQL
4 29 (28.43%) T-SQL
5 23 (22.55%) C++
6 18 (17.65%) Java
7 15 (14.71%) C
8 13 (12.75%) VB.NET
9 10 (9.80%) PHP
10 9 (8.82%) Python
11 6 (5.88%) Objective-C
12 4 (3.92%) Perl
13 3 (2.94%) Assembly Language
14 2 (1.96%) Ruby
14 2 (1.96%) VB
14 2 (1.96%) PowerShell
15 1 (0.98%) PHP5
15 1 (0.98%) VB6
15 1 (0.98%) XAML
Qualifications
1 36 (35.29%) Degree
2 17 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (8.82%) PhD
4 3 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.94%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.96%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.98%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.98%) WCAG
1 1 (0.98%) Section 508
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (34.31%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.94%) Informatica
2 3 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.94%) Perforce
2 3 (2.94%) Ab Initio
2 3 (2.94%) Zend
2 3 (2.94%) Wind River
2 3 (2.94%) Talend
3 2 (1.96%) Xamarin
4 1 (0.98%) SumTotal
4 1 (0.98%) Saba
4 1 (0.98%) Telerik
4 1 (0.98%) Adobe
4 1 (0.98%) Siebel
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