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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 53 52 56
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 41 41 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.69% 3.93% 3.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 4.22% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 30 38 44
Average salary £42,500 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £53,250 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
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
1058 972 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 95.14% 93.19% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 835 815 974
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 £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 19 December 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 64 (77.11%) .NET
2 63 (75.90%) C#
3 42 (50.60%) ASP.NET
4 41 (49.40%) HTML
5 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
7 37 (44.58%) OO
8 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
9 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
10 34 (40.96%) jQuery
11 33 (39.76%) Degree
12 32 (38.55%) SQL
12 32 (38.55%) Computer Science
13 30 (36.14%) TDD
14 28 (33.73%) OOD
15 27 (32.53%) T-SQL
15 27 (32.53%) HTML5
16 25 (30.12%) MVC
16 25 (30.12%) Scrum
17 23 (27.71%) Windows
18 21 (25.30%) Continuous Integration
19 19 (22.89%) C++
19 19 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 19 (22.89%) LINQ
19 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
20 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
20 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
20 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Certification
20 18 (21.69%) Refactoring
20 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.02%) IIS
3 4 (4.82%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.20%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.02%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (46.99%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (21.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.82%) MySQL
4 3 (3.61%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (15.66%) Visual Studio
2 8 (9.64%) NUnit
3 3 (3.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.61%) MSTest
3 3 (3.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (3.61%) JUnit
4 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.20%) JSHint
General
1 10 (12.05%) Games
2 5 (6.02%) Electronics
3 4 (4.82%) Aerospace
4 2 (2.41%) Automotive
4 2 (2.41%) Retail
4 2 (2.41%) Marketing
5 1 (1.20%) Banking
5 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.20%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (77.11%) .NET
2 42 (50.60%) ASP.NET
3 41 (49.40%) HTML
4 34 (40.96%) jQuery
5 27 (32.53%) HTML5
6 19 (22.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 19 (22.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 19 (22.89%) LINQ
7 18 (21.69%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 17 (20.48%) WPF
9 13 (15.66%) CSS
10 11 (13.25%) WCF
11 8 (9.64%) Silverlight
12 7 (8.43%) WinForms
13 6 (7.23%) Ajax
13 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 5 (6.02%) .NET Framework
14 5 (6.02%) JSON
14 5 (6.02%) XML
14 5 (6.02%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (38.55%) Computer Science
2 12 (14.46%) Mathematics
2 12 (14.46%) Physics
3 10 (12.05%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (8.43%) Algorithms
5 2 (2.41%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.20%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 23 (27.71%) Windows
2 16 (19.28%) Linux
3 15 (18.07%) Android
4 9 (10.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (2.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (2.41%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.20%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (48.19%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (44.58%) OO
3 30 (36.14%) TDD
4 28 (33.73%) OOD
5 25 (30.12%) MVC
5 25 (30.12%) Scrum
6 21 (25.30%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (21.69%) Refactoring
8 17 (20.48%) Software Engineering
9 12 (14.46%) Mentoring
10 9 (10.84%) Android Development
11 7 (8.43%) iOS Development
11 7 (8.43%) Web Development
12 6 (7.23%) Coaching
13 5 (6.02%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.02%) UML
13 5 (6.02%) Project Management
14 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
14 4 (4.82%) Unit Testing
15 3 (3.61%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 63 (75.90%) C#
2 36 (43.37%) JavaScript
3 32 (38.55%) SQL
4 27 (32.53%) T-SQL
5 19 (22.89%) C++
6 14 (16.87%) Java
7 13 (15.66%) VB.NET
8 12 (14.46%) C
9 9 (10.84%) Python
10 5 (6.02%) Objective-C
11 4 (4.82%) Perl
12 3 (3.61%) PHP
13 2 (2.41%) VB
13 2 (2.41%) Ruby
13 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
14 1 (1.20%) VB6
14 1 (1.20%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (39.76%) Degree
2 18 (21.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (10.84%) PhD
4 2 (2.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
1 1 (1.20%) ISO 14001
1 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) Firmware
Vendors
1 35 (42.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.41%) Xamarin
3 1 (1.20%) Siebel
3 1 (1.20%) Telerik
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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