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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 61 42 58
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 28 49 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.62% 4.73% 4.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.82% 5.20% 4.96%
Number of salaries quoted 26 38 53
Average salary £42,500 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.03% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £33,550 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £53,250 £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
994 943 1130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.07% 91.11% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 788 785 1003
Average salary £39,000 £41,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.87% +9.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 January 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 55 (74.32%) C#
1 55 (74.32%) .NET
2 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 33 (44.59%) HTML
3 33 (44.59%) jQuery
4 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
5 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
6 30 (40.54%) Degree
7 27 (36.49%) Computer Science
7 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
8 26 (35.14%) SQL
8 26 (35.14%) OO
9 23 (31.08%) HTML5
10 22 (29.73%) Scrum
10 22 (29.73%) TDD
10 22 (29.73%) Windows
11 21 (28.38%) OOD
11 21 (28.38%) MVC
12 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
13 19 (25.68%) C++
13 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (24.32%) Java
15 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
16 16 (21.62%) Android
17 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
17 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
17 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (20.27%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.05%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.35%) Moodle
3 1 (1.35%) IIS
3 1 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (43.24%) SQL Server
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (20.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (17.57%) Visual Studio
2 5 (6.76%) Eclipse
2 5 (6.76%) NUnit
3 4 (5.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.41%) JUnit
3 4 (5.41%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.41%) MSTest
4 1 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.35%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.35%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.35%) Xcode
General
1 8 (10.81%) Games
2 5 (6.76%) Electronics
3 2 (2.70%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.35%) Finance
4 1 (1.35%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (74.32%) .NET
2 34 (45.95%) ASP.NET
3 33 (44.59%) HTML
3 33 (44.59%) jQuery
4 23 (31.08%) HTML5
5 17 (22.97%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (20.27%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 15 (20.27%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 15 (20.27%) LINQ
7 12 (16.22%) WPF
7 12 (16.22%) CSS
8 9 (12.16%) WCF
9 8 (10.81%) Silverlight
10 7 (9.46%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.41%) XML
11 4 (5.41%) Boost C++ Libraries
12 3 (4.05%) CSS3
12 3 (4.05%) J2EE
12 3 (4.05%) Hibernate
12 3 (4.05%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Computer Science
2 13 (17.57%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (14.86%) Mathematics
3 11 (14.86%) Physics
4 8 (10.81%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.35%) W3C
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.35%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.35%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 22 (29.73%) Windows
2 16 (21.62%) Android
3 14 (18.92%) Linux
4 10 (13.51%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (2.70%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.35%) UNIX
6 1 (1.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (43.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (35.14%) OO
3 22 (29.73%) Scrum
3 22 (29.73%) TDD
4 21 (28.38%) OOD
4 21 (28.38%) MVC
5 19 (25.68%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (20.27%) Refactoring
7 14 (18.92%) Software Engineering
8 12 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 10 (13.51%) Android Development
10 8 (10.81%) Web Development
10 8 (10.81%) iOS Development
11 6 (8.11%) Coaching
12 5 (6.76%) PRINCE2
13 4 (5.41%) Unit Testing
13 4 (5.41%) UML
14 3 (4.05%) Time Management
14 3 (4.05%) ITIL
15 2 (2.70%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 55 (74.32%) C#
2 31 (41.89%) JavaScript
3 26 (35.14%) SQL
4 20 (27.03%) T-SQL
5 19 (25.68%) C++
6 18 (24.32%) Java
7 13 (17.57%) C
8 9 (12.16%) Python
8 9 (12.16%) VB.NET
9 7 (9.46%) Objective-C
10 4 (5.41%) Perl
11 2 (2.70%) Ruby
11 2 (2.70%) XAML
11 2 (2.70%) PHP
11 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
12 1 (1.35%) VB
12 1 (1.35%) VB6
Qualifications
1 30 (40.54%) Degree
2 15 (20.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (9.46%) PhD
4 3 (4.05%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.35%) Section 508
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.35%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.35%) WCAG
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) Firmware
Vendors
1 27 (36.49%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.70%) Telerik
3 1 (1.35%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.35%) Adobe
3 1 (1.35%) Siebel
3 1 (1.35%) SumTotal
3 1 (1.35%) Saba
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago