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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 69 62 47
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 33 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.54% 2.74% 4.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.92% 5.02%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 56
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +36.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £35,200 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +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
1408 1129 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.05% 93.69% 97.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1160 871 1005
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,650 £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 July 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (83.64%) C#
2 45 (81.82%) .NET
3 40 (72.73%) jQuery
4 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
4 37 (67.27%) HTML
5 33 (60.00%) SQL
5 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
7 28 (50.91%) MVC
8 25 (45.45%) Scrum
8 25 (45.45%) TDD
9 24 (43.64%) HTML5
10 20 (36.36%) OO
10 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
11 19 (34.55%) CSS
12 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (32.73%) LINQ
12 18 (32.73%) T-SQL
12 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (30.91%) Refactoring
13 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
14 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 16 (29.09%) OOD
14 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
14 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 16 (29.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (29.09%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Apache
2 3 (5.45%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.64%) IIS
4 1 (1.82%) CMS
4 1 (1.82%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.82%) Drupal
4 1 (1.82%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) SaaS
2 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.82%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (56.36%) SQL Server
2 18 (32.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (29.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.64%) JasperReports
4 2 (3.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.64%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (25.45%) Visual Studio
2 11 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (16.36%) ReSharper
3 9 (16.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 5 (9.09%) Eclipse
5 3 (5.45%) Subversion
6 2 (3.64%) CruiseControl
6 2 (3.64%) Ant
7 1 (1.82%) JUnit
7 1 (1.82%) IntelliJ
7 1 (1.82%) NUnit
7 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.82%) MSTest
7 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (18.18%) Back Office
2 5 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (81.82%) .NET
2 40 (72.73%) jQuery
3 37 (67.27%) HTML
4 33 (60.00%) ASP.NET
5 24 (43.64%) HTML5
6 19 (34.55%) CSS
7 18 (32.73%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (32.73%) LINQ
8 16 (29.09%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 16 (29.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (25.45%) .NET Framework
10 9 (16.36%) Entity Framework
11 8 (14.55%) WPF
12 7 (12.73%) WCF
13 5 (9.09%) Silverlight
13 5 (9.09%) Web Services
13 5 (9.09%) XML
14 4 (7.27%) REST
15 3 (5.45%) J2EE
15 3 (5.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Mathematics
1 14 (25.45%) Computer Science
2 10 (18.18%) Physics
3 3 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.64%) Algorithms
4 2 (3.64%) Statistics
4 2 (3.64%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (7.27%) Linux
2 4 (7.27%) Android
2 4 (7.27%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.45%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (50.91%) MVC
3 25 (45.45%) Scrum
3 25 (45.45%) TDD
4 20 (36.36%) OO
5 17 (30.91%) Refactoring
5 17 (30.91%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (29.09%) OOD
7 8 (14.55%) Web Development
8 5 (9.09%) SDLC
8 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.27%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.45%) Unit Testing
10 3 (5.45%) Multithreading
10 3 (5.45%) Open Source
10 3 (5.45%) Web Application Development
10 3 (5.45%) OOP
11 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
11 2 (3.64%) Web Design
11 2 (3.64%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 46 (83.64%) C#
2 37 (67.27%) JavaScript
3 33 (60.00%) SQL
4 18 (32.73%) T-SQL
5 9 (16.36%) Java
6 4 (7.27%) C
6 4 (7.27%) C++
7 3 (5.45%) XAML
8 2 (3.64%) PHP
8 2 (3.64%) VB6
8 2 (3.64%) VB
8 2 (3.64%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.82%) Python
9 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 18 (32.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (25.45%) Degree
3 5 (9.09%) PhD
4 1 (1.82%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) HL7
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Firmware
Vendors
1 20 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.45%) Telerik
2 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.82%) Facebook
3 1 (1.82%) Twitter
3 1 (1.82%) PayPal
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £40,000 per annum + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 3 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £31,215 to £35,397 (with a potential salary for this role being up to £37,457)
Posted: 9 days ago
Hanslope Park, Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HMGCC
Salary: £26,218 (with a potential to progress at this level up to £31,458) Plus a £5,000 welcome package
Posted: 9 days ago
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Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
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Elixsoft
Salary: Unspecified (Depending on experience)
Posted: 25 days ago