Period
to 18 February 2019

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
18 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 620 923 970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.28% 32.17% 33.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.71% 33.02% 34.17%
Number of salaries quoted 590 870 950
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,975 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2,087 2,795 2,839
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.21% 97.42% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,682 2,235 2,399
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,350 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 18 February 2019.

Salary histogram for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 18 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -1 405 £47,500 +5.56% 83
Aylesbury 0 46 £47,500 +5.56% 6
Gerrards Cross 0 45 £36,250 -14.71% 8
Marlow +12 26 £27,500 -38.89% 18
High Wycombe -19 24 £45,000 +12.50% 18
Beaconsfield +2 18 £50,000 -9.09% 5
Newport Pagnell 0 12 £45,000 +16.88% 2
Amersham +1 8 £52,500 -12.50% 4
Olney 0 4 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Chesham -4 3 £45,500 +13.75% 5
Chalfont St Giles 0 1 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Developer
South East

Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 18 February 2019, Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Developer in the job title.

1 339 (54.68%) C#
2 336 (54.19%) .NET
3 314 (50.65%) JavaScript
4 283 (45.65%) HTML
5 269 (43.39%) CSS
6 263 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
7 243 (39.19%) SQL
8 234 (37.74%) MVC
9 221 (35.65%) SQL Server
10 169 (27.26%) jQuery
11 166 (26.77%) AngularJS
12 145 (23.39%) Git (software)
13 134 (21.61%) Scrum
14 125 (20.16%) ASP.NET
15 124 (20.00%) TDD
16 120 (19.35%) Java
17 108 (17.42%) Spring
17 108 (17.42%) HTML5
18 104 (16.77%) Front End Development
19 101 (16.29%) Microsoft Azure
20 96 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
21 94 (15.16%) Web Services
22 88 (14.19%) XML
23 86 (13.87%) Microsoft
24 82 (13.23%) Visual Studio
25 77 (12.42%) Retail
25 77 (12.42%) Web Development
26 75 (12.10%) PHP
26 75 (12.10%) CSS3
27 73 (11.77%) E-Commerce

Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 38 (6.13%) Confluence
2 31 (5.00%) CMS
3 26 (4.19%) IIS
4 16 (2.58%) Umbraco
5 14 (2.26%) Kentico
6 12 (1.94%) WordPress
7 10 (1.61%) Documentum
8 9 (1.45%) Apache
9 8 (1.29%) Sitecore CMS
9 8 (1.29%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.81%) Apache ServiceMix
10 5 (0.81%) concrete5
11 4 (0.65%) EPiServer
12 3 (0.48%) JBoss
12 3 (0.48%) SAS
13 2 (0.32%) NServiceBus
14 1 (0.16%) ArcGIS
14 1 (0.16%) Liferay
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Service Bus
14 1 (0.16%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 10 (1.61%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.32%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.16%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) BusinessWorks
2 3 (0.48%) Magento
3 2 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.16%) TIBCO iProcess
Cloud Services
1 101 (16.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 32 (5.16%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (2.42%) npm
4 12 (1.94%) GitHub
5 6 (0.97%) SaaS
6 4 (0.65%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (0.65%) Google Analytics
7 3 (0.48%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (0.48%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.48%) OpenShift
8 2 (0.32%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.32%) Serverless
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.16%) Office 365
9 1 (0.16%) PaaS
9 1 (0.16%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.58%) FTP
2 15 (2.42%) SSH
3 10 (1.61%) HTTP
4 9 (1.45%) Internet
5 7 (1.13%) TCP/IP
6 6 (0.97%) Extranet
7 4 (0.65%) SMS
8 3 (0.48%) Intranet
9 1 (0.16%) Hyperconnected
Database & Business Intelligence
1 221 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 56 (9.03%) MySQL
3 42 (6.77%) PostgreSQL
4 39 (6.29%) MongoDB
5 38 (6.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 32 (5.16%) NoSQL
7 30 (4.84%) Relational Database
8 28 (4.52%) Redis
9 25 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 16 (2.58%) SQL Server 2012
11 13 (2.10%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 10 (1.61%) RDBMS
13 8 (1.29%) Power BI
14 7 (1.13%) SQL Server 2016
14 7 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.97%) Oracle Database
15 6 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
16 5 (0.81%) Azure SQL Database
16 5 (0.81%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 145 (23.39%) Git (software)
2 82 (13.23%) Visual Studio
3 68 (10.97%) JIRA
4 23 (3.71%) Maven
4 23 (3.71%) NUnit
5 22 (3.55%) Jenkins
6 19 (3.06%) webpack
7 18 (2.90%) Babel
8 17 (2.74%) Cucumber
8 17 (2.74%) Selenium
8 17 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
9 16 (2.58%) Octopus Deploy
9 16 (2.58%) TeamCity
10 15 (2.42%) Bitbucket
10 15 (2.42%) Mercurial
10 15 (2.42%) Subversion
11 14 (2.26%) ReSharper
12 13 (2.10%) MSTest
13 10 (1.61%) Gradle
14 9 (1.45%) JUnit
General
1 77 (12.42%) Retail
2 60 (9.68%) Finance
3 35 (5.65%) Marketing
4 14 (2.26%) Banking
5 10 (1.61%) Investment Banking
6 6 (0.97%) Law
7 5 (0.81%) Games
8 4 (0.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.32%) Back Office
9 2 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.16%) Automotive
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (54.19%) .NET
2 283 (45.65%) HTML
3 269 (43.39%) CSS
4 169 (27.26%) jQuery
5 166 (26.77%) AngularJS
6 125 (20.16%) ASP.NET
7 108 (17.42%) HTML5
7 108 (17.42%) Spring
8 96 (15.48%) ASP.NET Web API
9 94 (15.16%) Web Services
10 88 (14.19%) XML
11 75 (12.10%) CSS3
12 72 (11.61%) .NET Core
13 69 (11.13%) React
13 69 (11.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 68 (10.97%) ASP.NET MVC
15 66 (10.65%) .NET Framework
15 66 (10.65%) JSON
16 62 (10.00%) Hibernate
17 58 (9.35%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 62 (10.00%) User Experience
2 33 (5.32%) Mobile App
3 19 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
4 16 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (2.58%) Greenfield Project
5 15 (2.42%) Self-Motivation
6 11 (1.77%) Fintech
7 10 (1.61%) Life Science
8 8 (1.29%) Client/Server
9 6 (0.97%) W3C
10 5 (0.81%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.81%) Mainframe
11 4 (0.65%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.48%) Analytical Mindset
12 3 (0.48%) Blog
12 3 (0.48%) NHS
13 2 (0.32%) Digital TV
13 2 (0.32%) Social Media
14 1 (0.16%) AS400
14 1 (0.16%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 32 (5.16%) Windows
2 17 (2.74%) Linux
3 7 (1.13%) DC/OS
3 7 (1.13%) Mesosphere
3 7 (1.13%) Unix
4 4 (0.65%) Android
4 4 (0.65%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.48%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.32%) VMS
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 263 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 234 (37.74%) MVC
3 134 (21.61%) Scrum
4 124 (20.00%) TDD
5 104 (16.77%) Front End Development
6 77 (12.42%) Web Development
7 73 (11.77%) E-Commerce
8 66 (10.65%) Microservices
9 64 (10.32%) Unit Testing
10 59 (9.52%) Continuous Integration
11 57 (9.19%) SOLID
12 55 (8.87%) BDD
13 51 (8.23%) Problem-Solving
14 45 (7.26%) OO
15 43 (6.94%) SDLC
16 42 (6.77%) System Testing
17 41 (6.61%) Computer Science
18 37 (5.97%) Software Engineering
19 35 (5.65%) Mentoring
20 31 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 339 (54.68%) C#
2 314 (50.65%) JavaScript
3 243 (39.19%) SQL
4 120 (19.35%) Java
5 75 (12.10%) PHP
6 64 (10.32%) T-SQL
7 42 (6.77%) Java 8
8 37 (5.97%) TypeScript
9 33 (5.32%) ES6
10 29 (4.68%) VB.NET
11 17 (2.74%) ES7
12 11 (1.77%) Python
12 11 (1.77%) VC++
13 10 (1.61%) C
14 9 (1.45%) Bourne shell
15 5 (0.81%) C++
15 5 (0.81%) COBOL
16 4 (0.65%) PL/SQL
16 4 (0.65%) R
16 4 (0.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 58 (9.35%) Degree
2 23 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (1.77%) Security Cleared
4 7 (1.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (0.97%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.32%) MCPD
8 1 (0.16%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.16%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.10%) QA
2 5 (0.81%) HL7
3 2 (0.32%) PMO
4 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) SLA
System Software
1 66 (10.65%) Docker
2 2 (0.32%) Firmware
2 2 (0.32%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 25 (4.03%) Marathon
1 25 (4.03%) Mesos
2 5 (0.81%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 86 (13.87%) Microsoft
2 44 (7.10%) Oracle
3 29 (4.68%) Sitecore
4 28 (4.52%) Xamarin
5 14 (2.26%) Telerik
6 10 (1.61%) EMC
6 10 (1.61%) Zend
7 6 (0.97%) Dell
7 6 (0.97%) IBM
7 6 (0.97%) Tableau
7 6 (0.97%) TIBCO
8 5 (0.81%) Unisys
9 4 (0.65%) Adobe
9 4 (0.65%) Google
10 3 (0.48%) Fujitsu
10 3 (0.48%) MicroStrategy
11 2 (0.32%) Epicor
11 2 (0.32%) Facebook
11 2 (0.32%) Progress
11 2 (0.32%) Salesforce.com