Period
to 20 May 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 May 2018.

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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 826 846 1,011
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 29.02% 31.01% 30.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.90% 31.89% 31.71%
Number of salaries quoted 779 780 1,026
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,650 £28,750 £27,625
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +1.31%

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 2,763 2,653 3,188
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.08% 97.25% 96.31%
Number of salaries quoted 2,217 2,157 2,620
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 May 2018.

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 20 May 2018. 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 0 473 £45,000 - 71
Aylesbury +2 111 £45,000 +5.88% 17
High Wycombe +3 78 £45,000 +24.14% 10
Marlow -11 42 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Gerrards Cross +1 34 £47,500 +52.00%
Chesham - 12 £40,000 - 6
Buckingham +3 5 £45,000 -2.70% 4
Newport Pagnell -2 4 £45,000 +9.76%
Amersham -1 3 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Beaconsfield +7 2 £35,000 -19.08% 4
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 May 2018, 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.

1 436 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 362 (43.83%) C#
3 349 (42.25%) .NET
4 340 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
5 325 (39.35%) HTML
6 303 (36.68%) SQL
7 280 (33.90%) SQL Server
8 259 (31.36%) CSS
9 234 (28.33%) Java
10 232 (28.09%) MVC
11 221 (26.76%) AngularJS
12 196 (23.73%) TDD
13 165 (19.98%) Spring
14 161 (19.49%) ASP.NET
15 138 (16.71%) Scrum
16 127 (15.38%) Web Services
17 126 (15.25%) Node.js
18 123 (14.89%) Hibernate
19 120 (14.53%) jQuery
20 117 (14.16%) OO
21 111 (13.44%) HTML5
22 104 (12.59%) Web Development
23 103 (12.47%) Git (software)
24 101 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
25 99 (11.99%) RESTful
25 99 (11.99%) SQL Server 2016
26 97 (11.74%) XML
27 96 (11.62%) Microsoft
28 93 (11.26%) Degree
29 86 (10.41%) PHP

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 24 (2.91%) Apache
1 24 (2.91%) CMS
1 24 (2.91%) IIS
2 20 (2.42%) Apache Solr
3 13 (1.57%) EPiServer
3 13 (1.57%) Umbraco
4 12 (1.45%) JBoss
4 12 (1.45%) Tomcat
4 12 (1.45%) WordPress
5 11 (1.33%) Drupal
6 10 (1.21%) Apache ServiceMix
6 10 (1.21%) SharePoint
7 5 (0.61%) Jetty
8 3 (0.36%) SAS
8 3 (0.36%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.24%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.24%) Confluence
9 2 (0.24%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.24%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.24%) WildFly
Applications
1 18 (2.18%) Chatbot
2 12 (1.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (0.61%) Shopify
3 3 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.36%) Magento
3 3 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.24%) Eloqua
4 2 (0.24%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.12%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 65 (7.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.69%) GitHub
4 12 (1.45%) Asana
5 9 (1.09%) npm
6 8 (0.97%) OpenShift
7 7 (0.85%) Azure Data Factory
7 7 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.85%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 5 (0.61%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 4 (0.48%) SaaS
9 4 (0.48%) Serverless
10 3 (0.36%) PaaS
11 2 (0.24%) Veeva
12 1 (0.12%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.12%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.12%) DigitalOcean
12 1 (0.12%) FinancialForce
12 1 (0.12%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 32 (3.87%) HTTP
2 24 (2.91%) Internet
2 24 (2.91%) TCP/IP
3 4 (0.48%) SMS
4 3 (0.36%) DNS
4 3 (0.36%) FTP
5 1 (0.12%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 280 (33.90%) SQL Server
2 99 (11.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 82 (9.93%) MySQL
4 56 (6.78%) NoSQL
5 40 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 39 (4.72%) Relational Database
7 37 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 27 (3.27%) Data Warehouse
9 24 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (2.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 20 (2.42%) MongoDB
12 16 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
13 14 (1.69%) RDBMS
14 13 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
15 12 (1.45%) MariaDB
16 11 (1.33%) Big Data
16 11 (1.33%) Redis
17 9 (1.09%) Azure SQL Database
17 9 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 9 (1.09%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 103 (12.47%) Git (software)
2 67 (8.11%) Visual Studio
3 51 (6.17%) Maven
4 39 (4.72%) MSTest
4 39 (4.72%) NUnit
5 32 (3.87%) Team Foundation Server
6 31 (3.75%) Jenkins
7 26 (3.15%) JIRA
8 23 (2.78%) JUnit
9 20 (2.42%) Subversion
10 18 (2.18%) Gradle
11 14 (1.69%) Selenium
11 14 (1.69%) TeamCity
12 13 (1.57%) Ant
12 13 (1.57%) Eclipse
12 13 (1.57%) gulp
13 12 (1.45%) IntelliJ
13 12 (1.45%) Sublime Text
14 11 (1.33%) Octopus Deploy
15 10 (1.21%) webpack
General
1 78 (9.44%) Finance
2 40 (4.84%) Marketing
3 39 (4.72%) Games
4 30 (3.63%) Retail
5 27 (3.27%) Music Industry
6 21 (2.54%) Banking
7 18 (2.18%) Multimedia
8 16 (1.94%) Telecoms
9 15 (1.82%) Law
10 13 (1.57%) Publishing
11 12 (1.45%) Advertising
12 6 (0.73%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.48%) Automotive
14 3 (0.36%) Back Office
14 3 (0.36%) Billing
15 2 (0.24%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.24%) French Language
15 2 (0.24%) Italian Language
15 2 (0.24%) Legal
15 2 (0.24%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 349 (42.25%) .NET
2 325 (39.35%) HTML
3 259 (31.36%) CSS
4 221 (26.76%) AngularJS
5 165 (19.98%) Spring
6 161 (19.49%) ASP.NET
7 127 (15.38%) Web Services
8 126 (15.25%) Node.js
9 123 (14.89%) Hibernate
10 120 (14.53%) jQuery
11 111 (13.44%) HTML5
12 101 (12.23%) ASP.NET MVC
13 99 (11.99%) RESTful
14 97 (11.74%) XML
15 86 (10.41%) J2EE
16 85 (10.29%) WPF
17 79 (9.56%) JSON
18 72 (8.72%) WCF
19 70 (8.47%) Struts
20 65 (7.87%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 61 (7.38%) Computer Science
2 53 (6.42%) User Experience
3 44 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (4.84%) Greenfield Project
5 32 (3.87%) Self-Motivation
6 24 (2.91%) Mobile App
7 20 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
8 12 (1.45%) Client/Server
8 12 (1.45%) Social Network
9 9 (1.09%) Driving Licence
9 9 (1.09%) Social Media
10 8 (0.97%) Fintech
10 8 (0.97%) W3C
11 6 (0.73%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.61%) Augmented Reality
12 5 (0.61%) BBC
13 3 (0.36%) N-Tier
14 2 (0.24%) e-Learning
14 2 (0.24%) NHS
14 2 (0.24%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 59 (7.14%) Windows
2 55 (6.66%) Linux
3 22 (2.66%) Android
4 21 (2.54%) Unix
5 20 (2.42%) Apple iOS
6 17 (2.06%) Windows Server
7 13 (1.57%) CentOS
8 12 (1.45%) Mac OS
9 10 (1.21%) VMS
10 1 (0.12%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 340 (41.16%) Agile Software Development
2 232 (28.09%) MVC
3 196 (23.73%) TDD
4 138 (16.71%) Scrum
5 117 (14.16%) OO
6 104 (12.59%) Web Development
7 81 (9.81%) Continuous Integration
7 81 (9.81%) Unit Testing
8 80 (9.69%) Problem-Solving
9 76 (9.20%) BDD
9 76 (9.20%) E-Commerce
10 63 (7.63%) Dependency Injection
11 58 (7.02%) SDLC
12 56 (6.78%) MVVM
13 51 (6.17%) Kanban
13 51 (6.17%) Software Engineering
13 51 (6.17%) Web Application Development
14 49 (5.93%) OOA/OOD
15 46 (5.57%) Front End Development
16 44 (5.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 436 (52.78%) JavaScript
2 362 (43.83%) C#
3 303 (36.68%) SQL
4 234 (28.33%) Java
5 86 (10.41%) PHP
6 65 (7.87%) T-SQL
7 49 (5.93%) C++
8 34 (4.12%) Python
9 29 (3.51%) VB.NET
10 28 (3.39%) Java 8
10 28 (3.39%) Ruby
11 25 (3.03%) C
12 16 (1.94%) Scala
13 15 (1.82%) Delphi
14 12 (1.45%) Apex Code
14 12 (1.45%) PowerShell
15 10 (1.21%) TypeScript
16 8 (0.97%) ABAP
16 8 (0.97%) R
17 5 (0.61%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 93 (11.26%) Degree
2 39 (4.72%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (1.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (1.45%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.85%) MCTS
5 6 (0.73%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.48%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.24%) MCDBA
7 2 (0.24%) MCSE
8 1 (0.12%) CISSP
8 1 (0.12%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.12%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (1.45%) SLA
2 3 (0.36%) COSHH
2 3 (0.36%) HL7
2 3 (0.36%) QA
3 2 (0.24%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.12%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (4.00%) Docker
2 8 (0.97%) Firmware
3 5 (0.61%) HDFS
4 3 (0.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.24%) Mesos
2 1 (0.12%) Ansible
2 1 (0.12%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.12%) Marathon
2 1 (0.12%) Oozie
2 1 (0.12%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.12%) Terraform
Vendors
1 96 (11.62%) Microsoft
2 57 (6.90%) Oracle
3 18 (2.18%) Facebook
4 17 (2.06%) SAP
5 13 (1.57%) Capita
5 13 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.57%) Twitter
6 12 (1.45%) Assembla
6 12 (1.45%) Google
6 12 (1.45%) Sencha
7 11 (1.33%) Telerik
8 10 (1.21%) MicroStrategy
8 10 (1.21%) Tableau
9 8 (0.97%) Red Hat
10 6 (0.73%) Alteryx
10 6 (0.73%) Apple
11 5 (0.61%) LANSA
11 5 (0.61%) Sony
11 5 (0.61%) Unisys
11 5 (0.61%) Xamarin