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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Software Developer
Rank 69 56 46
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 36 39 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.57% 3.45% 4.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.73% 3.67% 4.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 39 35
Average salary £38,750 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.12% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,300 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +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
1318 1063 877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 94.21% 94.07% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 786 744
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Software Developer Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

Software Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 61 (91.04%) C#
2 60 (89.55%) .NET
3 49 (73.13%) HTML
4 47 (70.15%) JavaScript
5 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
6 44 (65.67%) jQuery
7 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
8 37 (55.22%) SQL
9 33 (49.25%) MVC
9 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
10 27 (40.30%) TDD
10 27 (40.30%) Scrum
11 25 (37.31%) CSS
12 24 (35.82%) HTML5
13 22 (32.84%) Degree
14 21 (31.34%) OO
14 21 (31.34%) Team Foundation Server
15 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
15 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
15 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
16 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
17 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
17 18 (26.87%) OOD
17 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
17 18 (26.87%) LINQ
17 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 17 (25.37%) SharePoint
18 17 (25.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration

Software Developer
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (25.37%) SharePoint
2 5 (7.46%) IIS
3 3 (4.48%) Apache
4 2 (2.99%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.49%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.49%) Drupal
5 1 (1.49%) WordPress
5 1 (1.49%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
1 1 (1.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) SaaS
2 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (68.66%) SQL Server
2 20 (29.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (22.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (13.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (8.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (4.48%) JasperReports
7 3 (4.48%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
9 1 (1.49%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (31.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (29.85%) Visual Studio
3 17 (25.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 12 (17.91%) ReSharper
5 4 (5.97%) Subversion
6 3 (4.48%) CruiseControl
6 3 (4.48%) Ant
6 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.49%) NUnit
7 1 (1.49%) JUnit
7 1 (1.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.49%) MSTest
7 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (19.40%) Back Office
2 6 (8.96%) Games
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (89.55%) .NET
2 49 (73.13%) HTML
3 44 (65.67%) jQuery
4 41 (61.19%) ASP.NET
5 25 (37.31%) CSS
6 24 (35.82%) HTML5
7 19 (28.36%) .NET Framework
8 18 (26.87%) ASP.NET MVC
8 18 (26.87%) LINQ
9 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 15 (22.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 13 (19.40%) WPF
11 12 (17.91%) Entity Framework
12 10 (14.93%) WCF
13 9 (13.43%) WinForms
14 8 (11.94%) Web Services
15 7 (10.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (8.96%) REST
16 6 (8.96%) Silverlight
17 5 (7.46%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (26.87%) Computer Science
2 15 (22.39%) Mathematics
3 11 (16.42%) Physics
4 4 (5.97%) Statistics
5 3 (4.48%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.99%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (22.39%) Windows
2 4 (5.97%) Linux
3 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.49%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (1.49%) Android
3 1 (1.49%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Agile Software Development
1 33 (49.25%) MVC
2 27 (40.30%) Scrum
2 27 (40.30%) TDD
3 21 (31.34%) OO
4 18 (26.87%) OOD
5 16 (23.88%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (22.39%) Refactoring
7 10 (14.93%) Web Development
8 6 (8.96%) Web Application Development
8 6 (8.96%) Software Engineering
9 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.46%) SDLC
10 4 (5.97%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.97%) OOP
11 3 (4.48%) ETL
11 3 (4.48%) B2B
11 3 (4.48%) Open Source
12 2 (2.99%) Automated Testing
12 2 (2.99%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 61 (91.04%) C#
2 47 (70.15%) JavaScript
3 37 (55.22%) SQL
4 19 (28.36%) T-SQL
5 9 (13.43%) Java
6 7 (10.45%) C++
7 5 (7.46%) C
8 4 (5.97%) VB
8 4 (5.97%) VB.NET
8 4 (5.97%) VB6
9 1 (1.49%) PHP
9 1 (1.49%) Python
9 1 (1.49%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Degree
2 18 (26.87%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.96%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.48%) HL7
Vendors
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle
3 1 (1.49%) Facebook
3 1 (1.49%) Twitter
3 1 (1.49%) PayPal
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Talent Spa
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Blue Octopus Recruitment LLP
Salary: Software Developer £30,000-£40,000; Senior Developer £40,000-£55,00
Posted: 3 days ago
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McGregor Boyall
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bluetownonline Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago