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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 54 44 55
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 41 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.88% 3.95% 3.38%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.15% 4.16% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 41 35 31
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,600 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
987 866 906
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.29% 95.06% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 727 744 712
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 71 (92.21%) .NET
2 65 (84.42%) C#
3 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
4 50 (64.94%) SQL Server
5 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
7 41 (53.25%) HTML
8 40 (51.95%) SQL
9 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
10 34 (44.16%) T-SQL
11 33 (42.86%) OO
11 33 (42.86%) jQuery
12 31 (40.26%) TDD
13 29 (37.66%) MVC
14 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
14 28 (36.36%) OOD
15 27 (35.06%) Degree
16 25 (32.47%) HTML5
17 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
18 21 (27.27%) WPF
19 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
20 19 (24.68%) Windows
20 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
20 19 (24.68%) CSS
20 19 (24.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 19 (24.68%) LINQ
21 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 18 (23.38%) Scrum
21 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 17 (22.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (10.39%) IIS
3 3 (3.90%) Apache
4 1 (1.30%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (24.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.99%) Internet
2 2 (2.60%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (64.94%) SQL Server
2 19 (24.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (23.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (22.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 6 (7.79%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (6.49%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (5.19%) MySQL
8 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (1.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (23.38%) Visual Studio
2 13 (16.88%) NUnit
3 9 (11.69%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (3.90%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.30%) Ant
5 1 (1.30%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.30%) Maven
5 1 (1.30%) Selenium
5 1 (1.30%) JSHint
5 1 (1.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (14.29%) Games
2 9 (11.69%) Aerospace
3 6 (7.79%) Automotive
4 2 (2.60%) Marketing
5 1 (1.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.30%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (92.21%) .NET
2 52 (67.53%) ASP.NET
3 41 (53.25%) HTML
4 33 (42.86%) jQuery
5 25 (32.47%) HTML5
6 22 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (27.27%) WPF
8 19 (24.68%) CSS
8 19 (24.68%) LINQ
9 18 (23.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 17 (22.08%) ASP.NET MVC 4
11 16 (20.78%) WinForms
12 11 (14.29%) WCF
12 11 (14.29%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 10 (12.99%) Ajax
14 9 (11.69%) JSON
15 8 (10.39%) XHTML
16 7 (9.09%) XML
17 5 (6.49%) .NET Framework
17 5 (6.49%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 28 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 10 (12.99%) Mathematics
2 10 (12.99%) Physics
3 6 (7.79%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (5.19%) N-Tier
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.30%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 19 (24.68%) Windows
2 8 (10.39%) Android
3 4 (5.19%) Apple iOS
3 4 (5.19%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) UNIX
4 1 (1.30%) AIX
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (58.44%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (42.86%) OO
3 31 (40.26%) TDD
4 29 (37.66%) MVC
5 28 (36.36%) OOD
6 18 (23.38%) Scrum
7 17 (22.08%) Refactoring
7 17 (22.08%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (12.99%) Waterfall
8 10 (12.99%) Project Management
9 8 (10.39%) Software Engineering
10 7 (9.09%) UML
10 7 (9.09%) Web Development
11 4 (5.19%) Time Management
11 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Mentoring
12 3 (3.90%) Asset Management
12 3 (3.90%) Coaching
12 3 (3.90%) Android Development
12 3 (3.90%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 65 (84.42%) C#
2 40 (51.95%) SQL
3 38 (49.35%) JavaScript
4 34 (44.16%) T-SQL
5 17 (22.08%) VB.NET
6 3 (3.90%) VB
6 3 (3.90%) Java
7 2 (2.60%) VB6
7 2 (2.60%) PHP
8 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.30%) C++
8 1 (1.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (35.06%) Degree
2 20 (25.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (12.99%) PhD
4 3 (3.90%) MCP
4 3 (3.90%) MCAD
4 3 (3.90%) MCSD
Vendors
1 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.60%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle
3 1 (1.30%) Siebel
3 1 (1.30%) JBoss
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