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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 87 42 50
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +8
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 19 60 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.38% 4.64% 5.09%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.44% 5.02% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 60 60
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 £34,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £50,000
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
1320 1196 1198
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.65% 92.43% 96.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1009 940 1050
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 27 April 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 40 (76.92%) C#
2 37 (71.15%) .NET
3 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
5 25 (48.08%) jQuery
6 24 (46.15%) SQL
7 23 (44.23%) OO
8 22 (42.31%) HTML
9 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
9 21 (40.38%) TDD
9 21 (40.38%) Scrum
10 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
11 19 (36.54%) MVC
11 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
12 18 (34.62%) OOD
12 18 (34.62%) HTML5
13 16 (30.77%) Java
13 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (30.77%) Refactoring
14 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (28.85%) LINQ
14 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
14 15 (28.85%) SharePoint
14 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 15 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (26.92%) C++

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (28.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) CMS
3 1 (1.92%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.92%) MS Office
1 1 (1.92%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (1.92%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (48.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 15 (28.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.92%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 4 (7.69%) NUnit
2 4 (7.69%) Eclipse
2 4 (7.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 4 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (7.69%) MSTest
2 4 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 4 (7.69%) JUnit
3 3 (5.77%) ReSharper
3 3 (5.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (1.92%) Subversion
4 1 (1.92%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.92%) Xcode
4 1 (1.92%) Android Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Electronics
2 4 (7.69%) Back Office
3 2 (3.85%) Banking
3 2 (3.85%) Finance
4 1 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.92%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (71.15%) .NET
2 25 (48.08%) jQuery
3 22 (42.31%) HTML
4 21 (40.38%) ASP.NET
5 18 (34.62%) HTML5
6 16 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
7 15 (28.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 15 (28.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 15 (28.85%) LINQ
8 11 (21.15%) .NET Framework
9 8 (15.38%) CSS
10 7 (13.46%) WPF
11 5 (9.62%) XML
12 3 (5.77%) J2EE
12 3 (5.77%) WCF
12 3 (5.77%) Hibernate
12 3 (5.77%) Spring
12 3 (5.77%) Entity Framework
13 2 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 2 (3.85%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 12 (23.08%) Computer Science
2 11 (21.15%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (13.46%) Mathematics
4 6 (11.54%) Algorithms
5 5 (9.62%) Physics
6 3 (5.77%) BeagleBone
7 1 (1.92%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.92%) Open Source
7 1 (1.92%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.92%) W3C
7 1 (1.92%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.92%) SCORM
7 1 (1.92%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.08%) Windows
1 12 (23.08%) Linux
2 11 (21.15%) Android
3 10 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.85%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (44.23%) OO
3 21 (40.38%) TDD
3 21 (40.38%) Scrum
4 19 (36.54%) MVC
4 19 (36.54%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (34.62%) OOD
6 16 (30.77%) Refactoring
7 8 (15.38%) Software Engineering
8 7 (13.46%) Mentoring
9 6 (11.54%) Android Development
10 5 (9.62%) iOS Development
10 5 (9.62%) Mobile Development
10 5 (9.62%) PRINCE2
11 4 (7.69%) UML
11 4 (7.69%) Multithreading
11 4 (7.69%) Unit Testing
12 3 (5.77%) ITIL
12 3 (5.77%) Coaching
13 2 (3.85%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 40 (76.92%) C#
2 26 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 24 (46.15%) SQL
4 16 (30.77%) Java
5 15 (28.85%) T-SQL
6 14 (26.92%) C++
7 11 (21.15%) C
8 6 (11.54%) Objective-C
9 4 (7.69%) Python
9 4 (7.69%) XAML
10 2 (3.85%) Perl
10 2 (3.85%) PHP
10 2 (3.85%) Apple Swift
11 1 (1.92%) Ruby
11 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (28.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (5.77%) MCP
4 1 (1.92%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.92%) WCAG
1 1 (1.92%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.69%) Telerik
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle
3 1 (1.92%) Adobe
3 1 (1.92%) SumTotal
3 1 (1.92%) Saba
Milton Keynes
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £53,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago