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

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Software Developer
Rank 59 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 38 45 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 3.32% 4.61% 3.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.51% 4.75% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 38 41 34
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £30,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £42,500 £45,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
1083 947 883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.67% 97.03% 95.77%
Number of salaries quoted 798 796 725
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 August 2014.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 75 (86.21%) .NET
2 71 (81.61%) C#
3 54 (62.07%) SQL Server
4 53 (60.92%) ASP.NET
5 46 (52.87%) SQL
6 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
7 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
8 38 (43.68%) HTML
9 37 (42.53%) OO
10 36 (41.38%) MVC
11 34 (39.08%) TDD
11 34 (39.08%) T-SQL
12 29 (33.33%) OOD
13 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
13 27 (31.03%) jQuery
14 26 (29.89%) Degree
15 24 (27.59%) WPF
15 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
16 22 (25.29%) HTML5
16 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
17 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
17 21 (24.14%) Visual Studio
18 20 (22.99%) CSS
19 19 (21.84%) Windows
19 19 (21.84%) WinForms
20 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (20.69%) LINQ
21 17 (19.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
21 17 (19.54%) NUnit
21 17 (19.54%) SQL Server Integration Services

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 15 (17.24%) SharePoint
2 8 (9.20%) IIS
3 4 (4.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.30%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 21 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.64%) Internet
2 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (62.07%) SQL Server
2 18 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (19.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (18.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (8.05%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (4.60%) MySQL
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (24.14%) Visual Studio
2 17 (19.54%) NUnit
3 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (5.75%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (2.30%) Ant
5 2 (2.30%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.30%) Maven
6 1 (1.15%) JSHint
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.15%) Selenium
General
1 9 (10.34%) Aerospace
2 8 (9.20%) Games
3 6 (6.90%) Automotive
4 2 (2.30%) Finance
4 2 (2.30%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (86.21%) .NET
2 53 (60.92%) ASP.NET
3 38 (43.68%) HTML
4 27 (31.03%) jQuery
5 24 (27.59%) WPF
5 24 (27.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 22 (25.29%) HTML5
7 20 (22.99%) CSS
8 19 (21.84%) WinForms
9 18 (20.69%) LINQ
10 17 (19.54%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 16 (18.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 12 (13.79%) Ajax
12 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 11 (12.64%) WCF
13 11 (12.64%) XML
14 10 (11.49%) JSON
15 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
15 8 (9.20%) Web Services
15 8 (9.20%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (31.03%) Computer Science
2 7 (8.05%) Mathematics
2 7 (8.05%) Physics
2 7 (8.05%) N-Tier
3 6 (6.90%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (2.30%) Xbox
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (21.84%) Windows
2 6 (6.90%) Linux
3 5 (5.75%) Android
4 4 (4.60%) Apple iOS
5 3 (3.45%) UNIX
6 2 (2.30%) AIX
6 2 (2.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) OO
2 36 (41.38%) MVC
3 34 (39.08%) TDD
4 29 (33.33%) OOD
5 16 (18.39%) Scrum
5 16 (18.39%) Refactoring
5 16 (18.39%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (12.64%) Waterfall
7 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
7 11 (12.64%) Project Management
8 8 (9.20%) Web Development
8 8 (9.20%) UML
9 7 (8.05%) Unit Testing
10 6 (6.90%) Asset Management
11 4 (4.60%) User Stories
11 4 (4.60%) Dependency Injection
12 3 (3.45%) Time Management
12 3 (3.45%) OOA/OOD
13 2 (2.30%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 71 (81.61%) C#
2 46 (52.87%) SQL
3 39 (44.83%) JavaScript
4 34 (39.08%) T-SQL
5 13 (14.94%) VB.NET
6 6 (6.90%) Java
7 4 (4.60%) PHP
8 3 (3.45%) PL/SQL
8 3 (3.45%) VB
9 2 (2.30%) VB6
10 1 (1.15%) Python
10 1 (1.15%) C++
Qualifications
1 26 (29.89%) Degree
2 22 (25.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.05%) PhD
4 6 (6.90%) MCP
4 6 (6.90%) MCAD
4 6 (6.90%) MCSD
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 44 (50.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) Oracle
3 2 (2.30%) JBoss
3 2 (2.30%) Zend
3 2 (2.30%) Xamarin
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