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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 78 54 67
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 57 85 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.72% 4.31% 4.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.89% 4.48% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57 80 74
Average salary £40,000 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £42,500 £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
1975 1896 1847
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.23% 96.05% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1521 1588 1556
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
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 29 July 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 29 July 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
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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 -22 33 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Aylesbury 0 10 £33,500 +11.66%
Beaconsfield - 3 £27,500 -
High Wycombe -7 2 £42,000 +20.00%
Chesham -1 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Amersham -4 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 106 (74.13%) .NET
2 103 (72.03%) C#
3 77 (53.85%) SQL
4 76 (53.15%) ASP.NET
5 70 (48.95%) SQL Server
6 68 (47.55%) JavaScript
7 62 (43.36%) HTML
8 54 (37.76%) MVC
9 53 (37.06%) Microsoft
10 49 (34.27%) T-SQL
11 45 (31.47%) OO
11 45 (31.47%) jQuery
12 43 (30.07%) TDD
13 39 (27.27%) CSS
14 38 (26.57%) Visual Studio
15 37 (25.87%) Degree
16 35 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
17 33 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
17 33 (23.08%) OOD
18 30 (20.98%) Computer Science
19 28 (19.58%) WPF
20 25 (17.48%) Ajax
20 25 (17.48%) HTML5
20 25 (17.48%) Windows
21 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
22 23 (16.08%) WinForms
23 22 (15.38%) MS Excel
24 20 (13.99%) PHP
24 20 (13.99%) Scrum
24 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 14 (9.79%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.29%) Apache
3 8 (5.59%) IIS
4 2 (1.40%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.40%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.40%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 22 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.69%) Internet
2 5 (3.50%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.10%) HTTP
4 1 (0.70%) VoIP
4 1 (0.70%) IPv4
4 1 (0.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 70 (48.95%) SQL Server
2 19 (13.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (12.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (11.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.90%) MySQL
7 3 (2.10%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.10%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.40%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.70%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.70%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.70%) OLAP
9 1 (0.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 38 (26.57%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.89%) NUnit
3 15 (10.49%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (3.50%) Selenium
6 4 (2.80%) WebDriver
6 4 (2.80%) Jasmine
7 2 (1.40%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.40%) Ant
7 2 (1.40%) Maven
7 2 (1.40%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.70%) Subversion
8 1 (0.70%) JSHint
8 1 (0.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 14 (9.79%) Finance
2 9 (6.29%) Aerospace
3 6 (4.20%) Automotive
3 6 (4.20%) Games
3 6 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.80%) Retail
5 4 (2.80%) Back Office
6 3 (2.10%) Marketing
7 1 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.70%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (74.13%) .NET
2 76 (53.15%) ASP.NET
3 62 (43.36%) HTML
4 45 (31.47%) jQuery
5 39 (27.27%) CSS
6 35 (24.48%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (19.58%) WPF
8 25 (17.48%) Ajax
8 25 (17.48%) HTML5
9 23 (16.08%) WinForms
10 20 (13.99%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 19 (13.29%) LINQ
11 19 (13.29%) XHTML
12 17 (11.89%) XML
12 17 (11.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 15 (10.49%) JSON
14 14 (9.79%) Web Services
15 13 (9.09%) .NET Framework
15 13 (9.09%) WCF
16 12 (8.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 30 (20.98%) Computer Science
2 11 (7.69%) N-Tier
2 11 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 6 (4.20%) Physics
3 6 (4.20%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (2.80%) FMCG
5 2 (1.40%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.40%) Xbox
5 2 (1.40%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.70%) RIA
6 1 (0.70%) iPhone
6 1 (0.70%) iPad
6 1 (0.70%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.48%) Windows
2 17 (11.89%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) UNIX
4 4 (2.80%) Android
5 3 (2.10%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.10%) Solaris
6 2 (1.40%) AIX
7 1 (0.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (37.76%) MVC
2 45 (31.47%) OO
3 43 (30.07%) TDD
4 33 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (23.08%) OOD
5 20 (13.99%) Scrum
6 19 (13.29%) Software Engineering
7 16 (11.19%) Web Development
7 16 (11.19%) Refactoring
7 16 (11.19%) Continuous Integration
8 13 (9.09%) Unit Testing
9 11 (7.69%) Project Management
10 10 (6.99%) Waterfall
10 10 (6.99%) User Stories
11 8 (5.59%) UML
12 7 (4.90%) Dependency Injection
13 6 (4.20%) Asset Management
14 5 (3.50%) BDD
14 5 (3.50%) OO PHP
15 4 (2.80%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 103 (72.03%) C#
2 77 (53.85%) SQL
3 68 (47.55%) JavaScript
4 49 (34.27%) T-SQL
5 20 (13.99%) PHP
6 19 (13.29%) VB.NET
7 16 (11.19%) C++
8 8 (5.59%) Java
8 8 (5.59%) VB
9 6 (4.20%) Python
9 6 (4.20%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.50%) VB6
11 4 (2.80%) VBScript
11 4 (2.80%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.40%) PHP5
12 2 (1.40%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.70%) VBA
13 1 (0.70%) C
Qualifications
1 37 (25.87%) Degree
2 24 (16.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (6.99%) PhD
4 6 (4.20%) MCP
4 6 (4.20%) MCAD
4 6 (4.20%) MCSD
5 5 (3.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.70%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 53 (37.06%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.90%) Zend
3 6 (4.20%) Oracle
4 4 (2.80%) Remedy
5 2 (1.40%) JBoss
6 1 (0.70%) Sybase
6 1 (0.70%) Apple
6 1 (0.70%) Rogue Wave
6 1 (0.70%) Sencha
6 1 (0.70%) Xamarin
Buckinghamshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago