The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Software Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 71 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +2
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 25 53 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.34% 4.63% 5.94%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.51% 5.16% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 61
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,550 £35,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,700 £46,800 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
998 1028 1082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.53% 89.86% 97.30%
Number of salaries quoted 776 819 981
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Software Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Developer Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Software Developer Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Software Developer across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 52 (75.36%) C#
2 49 (71.01%) .NET
3 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
4 30 (43.48%) jQuery
5 28 (40.58%) HTML
5 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET
6 27 (39.13%) OO
6 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
6 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
7 25 (36.23%) Degree
8 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
9 23 (33.33%) SQL
9 23 (33.33%) Scrum
9 23 (33.33%) HTML5
10 22 (31.88%) TDD
10 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
10 22 (31.88%) OOD
11 21 (30.43%) MVC
11 21 (30.43%) Windows
12 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
13 19 (27.54%) C++
14 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
14 18 (26.09%) Java
15 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
15 17 (24.64%) Refactoring
16 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 16 (23.19%) LINQ
16 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 16 (23.19%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.90%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.45%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.45%) MS Office
1 1 (1.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (1.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (23.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (2.90%) MySQL
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (15.94%) Visual Studio
2 5 (7.25%) Eclipse
3 4 (5.80%) NUnit
3 4 (5.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.80%) MSTest
3 4 (5.80%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.80%) JUnit
4 1 (1.45%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.45%) Subversion
4 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.45%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.45%) Xcode
General
1 6 (8.70%) Games
2 5 (7.25%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Finance
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (71.01%) .NET
2 30 (43.48%) jQuery
3 28 (40.58%) ASP.NET
3 28 (40.58%) HTML
4 23 (33.33%) HTML5
5 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (23.19%) LINQ
6 16 (23.19%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 16 (23.19%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 12 (17.39%) WPF
8 8 (11.59%) WCF
9 7 (10.14%) .NET Framework
9 7 (10.14%) Silverlight
9 7 (10.14%) CSS
10 6 (8.70%) XML
11 4 (5.80%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (4.35%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.35%) Spring
12 3 (4.35%) J2EE
13 2 (2.90%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Computer Science
2 14 (20.29%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (17.39%) Mathematics
4 10 (14.49%) Physics
5 9 (13.04%) Algorithms
6 3 (4.35%) BeagleBone
7 2 (2.90%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.45%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.45%) Open Source
8 1 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.45%) W3C
8 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.45%) SCORM
8 1 (1.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 21 (30.43%) Windows
2 15 (21.74%) Linux
2 15 (21.74%) Android
3 11 (15.94%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.80%) Windows 8
5 2 (2.90%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.90%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (46.38%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (39.13%) OO
3 23 (33.33%) Scrum
4 22 (31.88%) OOD
4 22 (31.88%) TDD
5 21 (30.43%) MVC
6 20 (28.99%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (24.64%) Refactoring
8 14 (20.29%) Software Engineering
9 12 (17.39%) Mentoring
10 9 (13.04%) Android Development
11 7 (10.14%) iOS Development
11 7 (10.14%) Web Development
12 6 (8.70%) Coaching
13 5 (7.25%) PRINCE2
14 4 (5.80%) UML
14 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
14 4 (5.80%) Multithreading
15 3 (4.35%) ITIL
16 2 (2.90%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 52 (75.36%) C#
2 27 (39.13%) JavaScript
3 23 (33.33%) SQL
4 19 (27.54%) C++
5 18 (26.09%) Java
6 17 (24.64%) T-SQL
7 14 (20.29%) C
8 8 (11.59%) Python
9 7 (10.14%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.80%) XAML
10 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
10 4 (5.80%) Perl
11 3 (4.35%) PHP
12 2 (2.90%) Ruby
12 2 (2.90%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (36.23%) Degree
2 16 (23.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.70%) PhD
4 3 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.45%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.45%) WCAG
1 1 (1.45%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (4.35%) Firmware
Vendors
1 24 (34.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Telerik
3 1 (1.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.45%) Siebel
3 1 (1.45%) Adobe
3 1 (1.45%) SumTotal
3 1 (1.45%) Saba
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