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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 61 66 39
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 48 32 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.39% 2.79% 5.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.63% 2.95% 5.34%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 51
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £28,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1324 1084 1048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 93.50% 94.59% 97.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 821 864
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 61 (88.41%) C#
2 60 (86.96%) .NET
3 51 (73.91%) HTML
4 48 (69.57%) JavaScript
5 47 (68.12%) jQuery
6 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
7 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
8 39 (56.52%) SQL
9 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
10 35 (50.72%) MVC
11 30 (43.48%) Scrum
11 30 (43.48%) TDD
12 27 (39.13%) HTML5
13 24 (34.78%) CSS
14 23 (33.33%) OO
14 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
15 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
16 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
16 21 (30.43%) OOD
16 21 (30.43%) LINQ
16 21 (30.43%) Degree
16 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
17 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
17 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
18 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
18 19 (27.54%) Refactoring
18 19 (27.54%) Computer Science
18 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
19 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 19 (27.54%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) Apache
3 1 (1.45%) CMS
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (1.45%) Joomla!
3 1 (1.45%) Drupal
3 1 (1.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) SaaS
2 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.45%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 22 (31.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (26.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (11.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.35%) JasperReports
7 3 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.90%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.90%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 20 (28.99%) Visual Studio
1 20 (28.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (23.19%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 12 (17.39%) ReSharper
4 4 (5.80%) Subversion
5 3 (4.35%) CruiseControl
5 3 (4.35%) Ant
5 3 (4.35%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.45%) NUnit
6 1 (1.45%) JUnit
6 1 (1.45%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.45%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.45%) MSTest
6 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (18.84%) Back Office
2 6 (8.70%) Games
3 1 (1.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.45%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (86.96%) .NET
2 51 (73.91%) HTML
3 47 (68.12%) jQuery
4 42 (60.87%) ASP.NET
5 27 (39.13%) HTML5
6 24 (34.78%) CSS
7 21 (30.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 21 (30.43%) LINQ
8 18 (26.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 18 (26.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 17 (24.64%) .NET Framework
10 13 (18.84%) WPF
11 12 (17.39%) Entity Framework
12 10 (14.49%) WCF
13 8 (11.59%) Web Services
14 7 (10.14%) WinForms
14 7 (10.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 6 (8.70%) REST
15 6 (8.70%) Silverlight
15 6 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (27.54%) Computer Science
2 17 (24.64%) Mathematics
3 11 (15.94%) Physics
4 4 (5.80%) Statistics
5 3 (4.35%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.45%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.45%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 17 (24.64%) Windows
2 5 (7.25%) Linux
3 3 (4.35%) Android
3 3 (4.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.45%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (53.62%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (50.72%) MVC
3 30 (43.48%) Scrum
3 30 (43.48%) TDD
4 23 (33.33%) OO
5 21 (30.43%) OOD
6 19 (27.54%) Refactoring
6 19 (27.54%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (14.49%) Web Development
8 6 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.25%) Web Application Development
9 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.25%) SDLC
10 4 (5.80%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.80%) Open Source
10 4 (5.80%) OOP
11 3 (4.35%) ETL
11 3 (4.35%) B2B
12 2 (2.90%) SOA
12 2 (2.90%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 61 (88.41%) C#
2 48 (69.57%) JavaScript
3 39 (56.52%) SQL
4 22 (31.88%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.04%) Java
6 6 (8.70%) C
6 6 (8.70%) C++
7 4 (5.80%) VB
7 4 (5.80%) VB.NET
7 4 (5.80%) VB6
8 2 (2.90%) PHP
8 2 (2.90%) XAML
9 1 (1.45%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 21 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 21 (30.43%) Degree
2 6 (8.70%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.35%) HL7
System Software
1 1 (1.45%) Firmware
Vendors
1 23 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (5.80%) Oracle
3 2 (2.90%) Telerik
4 1 (1.45%) Facebook
4 1 (1.45%) Twitter
4 1 (1.45%) PayPal
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago