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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 77 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 52 61 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.42% 3.09% 3.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.26% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 40 58 62
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £30,550 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £52,500
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
2077 1873 1863
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 96.56% 94.74% 97.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1623 1525 1591
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £25,000
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 21 November 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 21 November 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 +2 41 £35,000 -12.50% 3
High Wycombe -10 3 £35,000 -12.50% 1
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 21 November 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 80 (70.80%) C#
2 78 (69.03%) .NET
3 57 (50.44%) HTML
4 56 (49.56%) ASP.NET
5 52 (46.02%) SQL
5 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
6 50 (44.25%) JavaScript
7 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
8 44 (38.94%) OO
9 43 (38.05%) jQuery
10 41 (36.28%) TDD
11 40 (35.40%) Microsoft
11 40 (35.40%) Degree
12 38 (33.63%) Computer Science
13 36 (31.86%) T-SQL
14 32 (28.32%) HTML5
15 31 (27.43%) OOD
15 31 (27.43%) MVC
16 30 (26.55%) Software Engineering
17 26 (23.01%) Scrum
17 26 (23.01%) Windows
18 25 (22.12%) C++
19 23 (20.35%) CSS
20 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET MVC
21 21 (18.58%) LINQ
22 20 (17.70%) WPF
22 20 (17.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
22 20 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
22 20 (17.70%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (16.81%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.96%) IIS
3 6 (5.31%) Apache
4 1 (0.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.96%) Internet
2 5 (4.42%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.65%) X.25
3 3 (2.65%) Frame Relay
4 1 (0.88%) VoIP
4 1 (0.88%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (39.82%) SQL Server
2 22 (19.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (17.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (16.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (8.85%) MySQL
6 5 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (3.54%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (2.65%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.88%) OLAP
9 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.88%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 20 (17.70%) Visual Studio
2 9 (7.96%) NUnit
3 5 (4.42%) Subversion
4 4 (3.54%) Git (software)
4 4 (3.54%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.65%) GCC
5 3 (2.65%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (1.77%) Eclipse
7 1 (0.88%) Selenium
7 1 (0.88%) JSHint
General
1 12 (10.62%) Games
2 7 (6.19%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.42%) Retail
4 4 (3.54%) Automotive
5 3 (2.65%) Finance
5 3 (2.65%) Marketing
6 2 (1.77%) Electronics
6 2 (1.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (69.03%) .NET
2 57 (50.44%) HTML
3 56 (49.56%) ASP.NET
4 43 (38.05%) jQuery
5 32 (28.32%) HTML5
6 23 (20.35%) CSS
7 22 (19.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (18.58%) LINQ
9 20 (17.70%) WPF
9 20 (17.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 19 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 15 (13.27%) JSON
11 15 (13.27%) Ajax
12 13 (11.50%) WCF
13 12 (10.62%) WinForms
14 10 (8.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (7.96%) XML
16 8 (7.08%) XHTML
16 8 (7.08%) Silverlight
16 8 (7.08%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (33.63%) Computer Science
2 11 (9.73%) Mathematics
2 11 (9.73%) Physics
3 7 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.19%) Algorithms
4 4 (3.54%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (2.65%) Device Driver
5 3 (2.65%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.65%) Open Source
6 1 (0.88%) CUDA
6 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.88%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 26 (23.01%) Windows
2 18 (15.93%) Linux
3 14 (12.39%) Android
4 7 (6.19%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.42%) Embedded Linux
6 4 (3.54%) UNIX
7 3 (2.65%) Fedora
8 2 (1.77%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.77%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.88%) Solaris
9 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (46.02%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (38.94%) OO
3 41 (36.28%) TDD
4 31 (27.43%) OOD
4 31 (27.43%) MVC
5 30 (26.55%) Software Engineering
6 26 (23.01%) Scrum
7 19 (16.81%) Refactoring
7 19 (16.81%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (9.73%) Web Development
8 11 (9.73%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.96%) Project Management
10 8 (7.08%) Waterfall
11 7 (6.19%) UML
12 6 (5.31%) Android Development
12 6 (5.31%) Multithreading
12 6 (5.31%) Coaching
13 5 (4.42%) Unit Testing
14 4 (3.54%) iOS Development
14 4 (3.54%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 80 (70.80%) C#
2 52 (46.02%) SQL
3 50 (44.25%) JavaScript
4 36 (31.86%) T-SQL
5 25 (22.12%) C++
6 17 (15.04%) VB.NET
7 13 (11.50%) C
8 11 (9.73%) Java
9 10 (8.85%) PHP
9 10 (8.85%) Python
10 4 (3.54%) VB
10 4 (3.54%) Perl
11 3 (2.65%) Assembly Language
12 2 (1.77%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.77%) VB6
12 2 (1.77%) Ruby
12 2 (1.77%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.88%) VBA
13 1 (0.88%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 40 (35.40%) Degree
2 19 (16.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.27%) PhD
4 3 (2.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.65%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 9001
1 1 (0.88%) ISO 14001
1 1 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Vendors
1 40 (35.40%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.65%) Informatica
2 3 (2.65%) Red Hat
2 3 (2.65%) Perforce
2 3 (2.65%) Ab Initio
2 3 (2.65%) Wind River
2 3 (2.65%) Talend
3 2 (1.77%) Xamarin
3 2 (1.77%) Zend
4 1 (0.88%) Rogue Wave
4 1 (0.88%) Sencha
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle
4 1 (0.88%) Sybase
4 1 (0.88%) Siebel
4 1 (0.88%) Telerik
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