Period
to 3 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £52,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 301 567 832
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.02% 24.85% 28.43%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.86% 26.29% 29.24%
Number of salaries quoted 300 533 798
Median annual salary £52,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £33,750 £27,900 £28,025
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 1,043 2,157 2,845
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.63% 94.52% 97.23%
Number of salaries quoted 851 1,712 2,328
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,250 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £63,225
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Developer in Buckinghamshire

Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 3 July 2020. 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 0 206 £50,000 +8.70% 29
Amersham +1 25 £65,000 +67.74% 1
High Wycombe +8 22 £51,250 +2.50% 9
Aylesbury +2 10 £42,500 +6.25% 1
Chesham 0 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Marlow 0 2 £66,250 +65.63%
Beaconsfield -2 1 £95,000 +90.00% 1
Buckingham -3 1 £27,500 -36.42%
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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.

1 139 (46.18%) JavaScript
2 108 (35.88%) HTML
3 103 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (32.89%) Java
4 99 (32.89%) AngularJS
5 93 (30.90%) C#
6 92 (30.56%) SQL
7 85 (28.24%) .NET
8 77 (25.58%) CSS
9 76 (25.25%) Git (software)
10 62 (20.60%) React
11 61 (20.27%) Node.js
11 61 (20.27%) Spring
12 58 (19.27%) RESTful
13 57 (18.94%) Oracle
14 55 (18.27%) SQL Server
14 55 (18.27%) Finance
14 55 (18.27%) Microservices
15 54 (17.94%) Azure
16 53 (17.61%) MVC
17 52 (17.28%) Front End Development
18 48 (15.95%) Linux
19 47 (15.61%) Spring Boot
20 46 (15.28%) AWS
20 46 (15.28%) HTML5
21 45 (14.95%) TDD
21 45 (14.95%) Web Services
22 43 (14.29%) Hibernate
22 43 (14.29%) DevOps
23 41 (13.62%) Scrum

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 10 (3.32%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (2.33%) CMS
2 7 (2.33%) Tomcat
3 6 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.66%) Apache
4 5 (1.66%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.66%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.66%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.33%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.33%) SAS
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (5.32%) Sketch
1 16 (5.32%) Zeplin
2 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.00%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.66%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 14 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.33%) Magento
3 1 (0.33%) Payment Gateway
3 1 (0.33%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.33%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 54 (17.94%) Azure
2 46 (15.28%) AWS
3 24 (7.97%) npm
4 18 (5.98%) PaaS
5 16 (5.32%) IaaS
5 16 (5.32%) Serverless
6 14 (4.65%) SaaS
7 12 (3.99%) GitHub
8 10 (3.32%) Power Platform
9 8 (2.66%) AWS Lambda
10 7 (2.33%) Dynamics 365
11 6 (1.99%) Amazon S3
12 4 (1.33%) Amazon SQS
12 4 (1.33%) DigitalOcean
12 4 (1.33%) OpenShift
13 3 (1.00%) Amazon Cognito
13 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
13 3 (1.00%) GCP
14 2 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 2 (0.66%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.33%) Internet
2 6 (1.99%) FTP
2 6 (1.99%) HTTP
3 1 (0.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (18.27%) SQL Server
2 39 (12.96%) MySQL
3 24 (7.97%) Relational Database
4 23 (7.64%) PostgreSQL
5 16 (5.32%) MongoDB
6 14 (4.65%) RDBMS
7 11 (3.65%) Oracle Database
8 10 (3.32%) Azure SQL Database
9 9 (2.99%) DB2
9 9 (2.99%) Redis
10 8 (2.66%) NuoDB
10 8 (2.66%) Power BI
10 8 (2.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 6 (1.99%) Big Data
11 6 (1.99%) Blockchain
11 6 (1.99%) Hadoop
11 6 (1.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
12 4 (1.33%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 76 (25.25%) Git (software)
2 30 (9.97%) Jenkins
3 25 (8.31%) webpack
4 24 (7.97%) Visual Studio
5 18 (5.98%) Babel
6 17 (5.65%) GitLab
7 15 (4.98%) Maven
7 15 (4.98%) NUnit
8 12 (3.99%) Cucumber
8 12 (3.99%) JIRA
9 11 (3.65%) Oracle Forms
10 9 (2.99%) git-flow
10 9 (2.99%) SonarQube
11 8 (2.66%) Octopus Deploy
11 8 (2.66%) TeamCity
12 7 (2.33%) Mocha
12 7 (2.33%) Selenium
12 7 (2.33%) Visual Studio Code
13 5 (1.66%) StyleCop
14 4 (1.33%) Jasmine
General
1 55 (18.27%) Finance
2 16 (5.32%) Financial Institution
3 14 (4.65%) Retail
4 6 (1.99%) Law
4 6 (1.99%) Marketing
4 6 (1.99%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.66%) Police
6 4 (1.33%) Banking
7 2 (0.66%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.33%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.33%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Social Housing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 108 (35.88%) HTML
2 99 (32.89%) AngularJS
3 85 (28.24%) .NET
4 77 (25.58%) CSS
5 62 (20.60%) React
6 61 (20.27%) Node.js
6 61 (20.27%) Spring
7 58 (19.27%) RESTful
8 47 (15.61%) Spring Boot
9 46 (15.28%) HTML5
10 45 (14.95%) Web Services
11 43 (14.29%) Hibernate
12 37 (12.29%) ASP.NET
12 37 (12.29%) XML
13 32 (10.63%) JSON
14 29 (9.63%) .NET Core
15 28 (9.30%) CSS3
16 27 (8.97%) .NET Framework
17 26 (8.64%) Redux
17 26 (8.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (7.64%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (7.31%) User Experience
3 18 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
5 11 (3.65%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.32%) EPoS
7 9 (2.99%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.99%) Augmented Reality
8 6 (1.99%) Mobile App
9 4 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.00%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 3 (1.00%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.66%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.66%) Management Information System
11 2 (0.66%) PACS
12 1 (0.33%) Animation
12 1 (0.33%) iPhone
12 1 (0.33%) Online Games
12 1 (0.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 48 (15.95%) Linux
2 31 (10.30%) Android
3 22 (7.31%) Apple iOS
4 7 (2.33%) Windows
5 2 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.33%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.33%) Unix
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (34.22%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (18.27%) Microservices
3 53 (17.61%) MVC
4 52 (17.28%) Front End Development
5 45 (14.95%) TDD
6 43 (14.29%) DevOps
7 41 (13.62%) Scrum
7 41 (13.62%) Web Development
8 37 (12.29%) Problem-Solving
9 31 (10.30%) Unit Testing
10 30 (9.97%) Continuous Integration
11 26 (8.64%) SOLID
12 23 (7.64%) Software Engineering
13 21 (6.98%) Fintech
14 19 (6.31%) Android Development
14 19 (6.31%) OO
15 18 (5.98%) BDD
15 18 (5.98%) Mobile Development
15 18 (5.98%) SDLC
15 18 (5.98%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 139 (46.18%) JavaScript
2 99 (32.89%) Java
3 93 (30.90%) C#
4 92 (30.56%) SQL
5 38 (12.62%) Python
6 32 (10.63%) PHP
7 17 (5.65%) Java 8
8 12 (3.99%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.65%) Kotlin
10 9 (2.99%) Ruby
10 9 (2.99%) T-SQL
11 8 (2.66%) TypeScript
12 6 (1.99%) Go
13 5 (1.66%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.33%) ES6
14 4 (1.33%) PHP 5
14 4 (1.33%) VBScript
15 3 (1.00%) C
15 3 (1.00%) C++
15 3 (1.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (11.96%) Degree
2 23 (7.64%) Security Cleared
3 14 (4.65%) SC Cleared
4 6 (1.99%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.99%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.33%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.65%) QA
2 4 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 30 (9.97%) Docker
2 2 (0.66%) HDFS
3 1 (0.33%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 18 (5.98%) Kubernetes
2 5 (1.66%) Terraform
3 4 (1.33%) logstash
4 3 (1.00%) Ansible
5 2 (0.66%) Kibana
6 1 (0.33%) Control-M
6 1 (0.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 57 (18.94%) Oracle
2 19 (6.31%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.99%) Xamarin
4 8 (2.66%) Jitterbit
5 6 (1.99%) IBM
6 5 (1.66%) SAP
7 4 (1.33%) Hortonworks
7 4 (1.33%) Rackspace
7 4 (1.33%) Rollbar
7 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.00%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.00%) Tableau
9 2 (0.66%) Adobe
9 2 (0.66%) Google
10 1 (0.33%) Apple
10 1 (0.33%) Cloudera
10 1 (0.33%) Cognos
10 1 (0.33%) Informatica
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.33%) Teradata