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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 75 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 59 89 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.81% 4.44% 3.59%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.99% 4.63% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 59 84 65
Average salary £40,000 £33,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.30% -11.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £46,000
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
1972 1923 1846
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 94.04% 96.01% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1517 1614 1560
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 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 22 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 22 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
(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 -22 32 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Aylesbury +2 12 £35,000 +16.66%
Beaconsfield - 3 £27,500 -
High Wycombe -10 2 £42,000 +20.00%
Chesham +1 1 £25,000 -28.57%
Amersham -6 1 £50,000 +47.05%
Software Developer
South East

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 111 (75.00%) .NET
2 108 (72.97%) C#
3 79 (53.38%) ASP.NET
4 76 (51.35%) SQL
5 71 (47.97%) SQL Server
6 66 (44.59%) JavaScript
7 61 (41.22%) HTML
8 54 (36.49%) MVC
9 52 (35.14%) Microsoft
10 47 (31.76%) T-SQL
11 45 (30.41%) jQuery
12 43 (29.05%) OO
13 41 (27.70%) Visual Studio
13 41 (27.70%) TDD
14 38 (25.68%) Degree
14 38 (25.68%) CSS
15 34 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
16 33 (22.30%) OOD
17 31 (20.95%) Computer Science
18 30 (20.27%) WPF
19 27 (18.24%) Windows
20 25 (16.89%) HTML5
21 24 (16.22%) Ajax
22 23 (15.54%) WinForms
22 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
23 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
23 21 (14.19%) VB.NET
24 20 (13.51%) PHP
25 19 (12.84%) Scrum

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 13 (8.78%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.08%) Apache
3 7 (4.73%) IIS
4 2 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.35%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.68%) Node.js
Applications
1 21 (14.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) Internet
2 5 (3.38%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.03%) HTTP
4 1 (0.68%) VoIP
4 1 (0.68%) IPv4
4 1 (0.68%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (47.97%) SQL Server
2 18 (12.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (10.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (4.73%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (4.73%) MySQL
7 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.03%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.35%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (0.68%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.68%) OLAP
9 1 (0.68%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.68%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 41 (27.70%) Visual Studio
2 17 (11.49%) NUnit
2 17 (11.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (6.08%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (3.38%) Selenium
5 4 (2.70%) Jasmine
5 4 (2.70%) WebDriver
6 2 (1.35%) Maven
6 2 (1.35%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.35%) Ant
6 2 (1.35%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.68%) JSHint
7 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 14 (9.46%) Finance
2 9 (6.08%) Aerospace
3 7 (4.73%) Games
4 6 (4.05%) Automotive
4 6 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.38%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.70%) Retail
6 4 (2.70%) Back Office
7 3 (2.03%) Marketing
8 1 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 111 (75.00%) .NET
2 79 (53.38%) ASP.NET
3 61 (41.22%) HTML
4 45 (30.41%) jQuery
5 38 (25.68%) CSS
6 34 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
7 30 (20.27%) WPF
8 25 (16.89%) HTML5
9 24 (16.22%) Ajax
10 23 (15.54%) WinForms
11 19 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 18 (12.16%) LINQ
12 18 (12.16%) XHTML
13 17 (11.49%) XML
14 16 (10.81%) WCF
14 16 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (9.46%) JSON
15 14 (9.46%) .NET Framework
15 14 (9.46%) Web Services
16 11 (7.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 31 (20.95%) Computer Science
2 12 (8.11%) Mathematics
3 11 (7.43%) N-Tier
4 7 (4.73%) Physics
5 6 (4.05%) 3D Graphics
6 4 (2.70%) FMCG
7 2 (1.35%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.35%) Xbox
8 1 (0.68%) iPhone
8 1 (0.68%) RIA
8 1 (0.68%) iPad
8 1 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 27 (18.24%) Windows
2 17 (11.49%) Linux
3 7 (4.73%) UNIX
4 4 (2.70%) Android
5 3 (2.03%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.03%) Solaris
6 2 (1.35%) AIX
7 1 (0.68%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.49%) MVC
2 43 (29.05%) OO
3 41 (27.70%) TDD
4 33 (22.30%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (22.30%) OOD
5 19 (12.84%) Scrum
5 19 (12.84%) Software Engineering
6 17 (11.49%) Web Development
7 15 (10.14%) Refactoring
7 15 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (9.46%) Unit Testing
9 10 (6.76%) Project Management
9 10 (6.76%) User Stories
10 9 (6.08%) Waterfall
11 8 (5.41%) UML
11 8 (5.41%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (4.05%) Asset Management
13 5 (3.38%) OO PHP
13 5 (3.38%) BDD
14 4 (2.70%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 108 (72.97%) C#
2 76 (51.35%) SQL
3 66 (44.59%) JavaScript
4 47 (31.76%) T-SQL
5 21 (14.19%) VB.NET
6 20 (13.51%) PHP
7 16 (10.81%) C++
8 8 (5.41%) Java
8 8 (5.41%) VB
9 6 (4.05%) Python
9 6 (4.05%) Bash Shell
10 5 (3.38%) VB6
11 4 (2.70%) PL/SQL
11 4 (2.70%) VBScript
12 2 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 2 (1.35%) PHP5
13 1 (0.68%) C
13 1 (0.68%) VBA
Qualifications
1 38 (25.68%) Degree
2 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.43%) PhD
4 6 (4.05%) MCP
4 6 (4.05%) MCAD
4 6 (4.05%) MCSD
5 5 (3.38%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.68%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 52 (35.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (4.73%) Zend
3 6 (4.05%) Oracle
4 4 (2.70%) Remedy
5 2 (1.35%) JBoss
6 1 (0.68%) Rogue Wave
6 1 (0.68%) Sencha
6 1 (0.68%) Xamarin
6 1 (0.68%) Sybase
6 1 (0.68%) Apple
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25k - 30k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Buckinghamshire
DP Connect
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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National Energy Services Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago