The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Software Developer role in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Senior Software Developer
Rank 85 112 90
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 4 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 0.21% 0.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.22% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 9
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £45,000 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
Senior 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 Milton Keynes 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
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
903 1377 1245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.05% 97.45% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 702 1053 964
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Senior Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Senior Software Developer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Senior Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title.

1 5 (62.50%) C#
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
3 3 (37.50%) WCF
3 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) NUnit
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
4 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 2 (25.00%) MSTest
4 2 (25.00%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (12.50%) Moq
5 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development

Senior Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes region that cited Senior 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 Senior Software Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 2 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) Moq
3 1 (12.50%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 3 (37.50%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) WPF
3 2 (25.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 1 (12.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Android
1 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
1 3 (37.50%) Linux
1 3 (37.50%) Mac OS X
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) MVVM
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 1 (12.50%) Information Security
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCAD
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSD
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft