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

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 82 47 50
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 29 46 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.01% 3.83% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.12% 4.10% 5.12%
Number of salaries quoted 29 46 61
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +21.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £34,500 £22,000
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
1368 1122 1249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.93% 93.50% 96.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1078 886 1049
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% 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 26 May 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 46 (80.70%) C#
2 45 (78.95%) .NET
3 35 (61.40%) jQuery
4 32 (56.14%) HTML
4 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
5 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (50.88%) SQL
6 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
7 26 (45.61%) HTML5
8 25 (43.86%) MVC
9 24 (42.11%) OO
10 23 (40.35%) TDD
10 23 (40.35%) Scrum
11 22 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
12 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
13 18 (31.58%) Refactoring
13 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
14 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 17 (29.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 17 (29.82%) LINQ
14 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
14 17 (29.82%) SharePoint
14 17 (29.82%) OOD
14 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
15 15 (26.32%) Mathematics
15 15 (26.32%) Computer Science

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (29.82%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) CMS
4 1 (1.75%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.75%) Drupal
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
4 1 (1.75%) Moodle
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (1.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.75%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (50.88%) SQL Server
2 18 (31.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (29.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 12 (21.05%) Visual Studio
2 7 (12.28%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (10.53%) ReSharper
3 6 (10.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (8.77%) JUnit
4 5 (8.77%) NUnit
4 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (8.77%) MSTest
4 5 (8.77%) Jenkins
5 4 (7.02%) Eclipse
6 2 (3.51%) Subversion
7 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.75%) Android Studio
7 1 (1.75%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.75%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (1.75%) Xcode
7 1 (1.75%) CruiseControl
7 1 (1.75%) Ant
General
1 7 (12.28%) Back Office
2 5 (8.77%) Games
3 3 (5.26%) Electronics
4 1 (1.75%) Finance
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (78.95%) .NET
2 35 (61.40%) jQuery
3 32 (56.14%) HTML
4 30 (52.63%) ASP.NET
5 26 (45.61%) HTML5
6 18 (31.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 17 (29.82%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 17 (29.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 17 (29.82%) LINQ
8 14 (24.56%) .NET Framework
9 13 (22.81%) CSS
10 9 (15.79%) WPF
11 6 (10.53%) Entity Framework
11 6 (10.53%) WCF
12 5 (8.77%) Silverlight
13 4 (7.02%) XML
14 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
14 3 (5.26%) Spring
14 3 (5.26%) J2EE
15 2 (3.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) Mathematics
1 15 (26.32%) Computer Science
2 13 (22.81%) Physics
3 8 (14.04%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) BeagleBone
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.75%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.75%) W3C
6 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.75%) SCORM
6 1 (1.75%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.81%) Windows
2 9 (15.79%) Linux
2 9 (15.79%) Android
2 9 (15.79%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (43.86%) MVC
3 24 (42.11%) OO
4 23 (40.35%) Scrum
4 23 (40.35%) TDD
5 22 (38.60%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (31.58%) Refactoring
7 17 (29.82%) OOD
8 8 (14.04%) SDLC
9 7 (12.28%) Mobile Development
9 7 (12.28%) Web Development
10 6 (10.53%) Mentoring
11 5 (8.77%) Unit Testing
11 5 (8.77%) Android Development
11 5 (8.77%) iOS Development
11 5 (8.77%) UML
12 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
12 3 (5.26%) Multithreading
13 2 (3.51%) Open Source
13 2 (3.51%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 46 (80.70%) C#
2 32 (56.14%) JavaScript
3 29 (50.88%) SQL
4 17 (29.82%) T-SQL
5 14 (24.56%) Java
6 9 (15.79%) C++
7 6 (10.53%) Objective-C
8 5 (8.77%) C
9 3 (5.26%) XAML
9 3 (5.26%) PHP
10 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 17 (29.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (26.32%) Degree
3 5 (8.77%) PhD
4 2 (3.51%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) WCAG
1 1 (1.75%) Section 508
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Firmware
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.26%) Telerik
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle
4 1 (1.75%) Facebook
4 1 (1.75%) Twitter
4 1 (1.75%) PayPal
4 1 (1.75%) Adobe
4 1 (1.75%) SumTotal
4 1 (1.75%) Saba
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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