The table below looks at the statistics for the Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Software Developer
Rank 34 38 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 2 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.04% 0.38% 2.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.05% 0.38% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 7
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £35,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,750 £35,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Software Developer
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
190 261 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 98.96% 98.12% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 150 234 183
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer in the job title across the High Wycombe region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Software Developer
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Software Developer across the High Wycombe region.

Software Developer Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 10 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
3 8 (80.00%) Windows
4 5 (50.00%) C++
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
4 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
4 5 (50.00%) Qt
4 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
5 4 (40.00%) Degree
5 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (40.00%) OO
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SOAP
6 3 (30.00%) XML
6 3 (30.00%) Finance
6 3 (30.00%) Scrum
6 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (30.00%) JSON
6 3 (30.00%) SDLC
6 3 (30.00%) REST
6 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
6 3 (30.00%) DevOps
7 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
7 2 (20.00%) CSS
7 2 (20.00%) HTML

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
1 5 (50.00%) Cocoa
1 5 (50.00%) Qt
2 3 (30.00%) JSON
2 3 (30.00%) REST
2 3 (30.00%) SOAP
2 3 (30.00%) XML
3 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (20.00%) CSS
3 2 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (10.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (50.00%) Algorithms
3 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 5 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (50.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) OO
2 3 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (30.00%) DevOps
2 3 (30.00%) Scrum
2 3 (30.00%) SDLC
3 1 (10.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 10 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 3 (30.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (10.00%) C
5 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Degree
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago