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

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 84 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 18 68 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.48% 5.35% 6.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.57% 5.84% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 18 60 67
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +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
1144 1165 1077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.23% 91.66% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 868 928 975
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 26 March 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 42 (72.41%) C#
2 38 (65.52%) .NET
3 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (46.55%) OO
5 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
6 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
6 24 (41.38%) jQuery
7 22 (37.93%) HTML
7 22 (37.93%) SQL
7 22 (37.93%) OOD
7 22 (37.93%) Scrum
7 22 (37.93%) TDD
8 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
8 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
9 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
10 19 (32.76%) C++
10 19 (32.76%) HTML5
11 18 (31.03%) Java
11 18 (31.03%) MVC
11 18 (31.03%) Degree
11 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
12 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
12 17 (29.31%) Refactoring
12 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (27.59%) SharePoint
13 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 16 (27.59%) LINQ
13 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 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 (27.59%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Moodle
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.72%) MS Office
1 1 (1.72%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (27.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (3.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (18.97%) Visual Studio
2 5 (8.62%) Eclipse
3 4 (6.90%) NUnit
3 4 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (6.90%) MSTest
3 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
3 4 (6.90%) JUnit
4 1 (1.72%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) Subversion
4 1 (1.72%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.72%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.72%) Xcode
General
1 5 (8.62%) Electronics
2 2 (3.45%) Finance
2 2 (3.45%) Games
2 2 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (1.72%) Retail
3 1 (1.72%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 24 (41.38%) jQuery
3 22 (37.93%) HTML
4 21 (36.21%) ASP.NET
5 19 (32.76%) HTML5
6 17 (29.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 16 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 16 (27.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 16 (27.59%) LINQ
8 8 (13.79%) WPF
9 7 (12.07%) .NET Framework
10 6 (10.34%) XML
11 5 (8.62%) CSS
12 4 (6.90%) WCF
12 4 (6.90%) Boost C++ Libraries
13 3 (5.17%) Hibernate
13 3 (5.17%) Spring
13 3 (5.17%) Silverlight
13 3 (5.17%) J2EE
14 2 (3.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 14 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (15.52%) Algorithms
4 8 (13.79%) Mathematics
5 6 (10.34%) Physics
6 3 (5.17%) BeagleBone
7 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
8 1 (1.72%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.72%) Open Source
8 1 (1.72%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.72%) W3C
8 1 (1.72%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.72%) SCORM
8 1 (1.72%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (25.86%) Windows
1 15 (25.86%) Linux
2 13 (22.41%) Android
3 11 (18.97%) Apple iOS
4 4 (6.90%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Embedded Linux
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (1.72%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (46.55%) OO
3 22 (37.93%) OOD
3 22 (37.93%) Scrum
3 22 (37.93%) TDD
4 20 (34.48%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (31.03%) MVC
6 17 (29.31%) Refactoring
7 14 (24.14%) Software Engineering
8 12 (20.69%) Mentoring
9 7 (12.07%) Android Development
10 6 (10.34%) Coaching
11 5 (8.62%) iOS Development
11 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2
12 4 (6.90%) UML
12 4 (6.90%) Unit Testing
12 4 (6.90%) Multithreading
13 3 (5.17%) ITIL
13 3 (5.17%) Web Development
14 1 (1.72%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 42 (72.41%) C#
2 25 (43.10%) JavaScript
3 22 (37.93%) SQL
4 19 (32.76%) C++
5 18 (31.03%) Java
6 17 (29.31%) T-SQL
7 14 (24.14%) C
8 8 (13.79%) Python
9 7 (12.07%) Objective-C
10 4 (6.90%) XAML
10 4 (6.90%) Perl
11 3 (5.17%) PHP
12 2 (3.45%) VB.NET
12 2 (3.45%) Ruby
12 2 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (31.03%) Degree
2 16 (27.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.17%) MCP
4 2 (3.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.72%) WCAG
1 1 (1.72%) Section 508
System Software
1 3 (5.17%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (36.21%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.90%) Telerik
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle
3 1 (1.72%) Adobe
3 1 (1.72%) SumTotal
3 1 (1.72%) Saba