Period
to 28 January 2020

The median annual salary for a Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 28 January 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
28 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 555 640 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 28.12% 28.44% 32.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 29.82% 29.78% 33.10%
Number of salaries quoted 493 612 844
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £46,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £57,500
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 1,861 2,149 2,722
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.28% 95.51% 97.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1,502 1,725 2,176
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £22,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £62,500
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 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 28 January 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 28 January 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 +1 409 £47,500 - 71
Amersham +4 42 £55,000 +10.00% 4
High Wycombe +8 29 £50,000 +11.11% 13
Marlow +3 16 £57,500 +109.09% 3
Aylesbury -6 10 £39,000 -17.89% 2
Chesham +3 5 £37,500 -17.58%
Gerrards Cross -1 4 £52,500 +61.54% 1
Beaconsfield +1 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Buckingham - 2 £40,000 -
Bletchley - 1 £65,000 -
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 287 (51.71%) JavaScript
2 236 (42.52%) C#
3 235 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
4 205 (36.94%) .NET
5 197 (35.50%) HTML
6 189 (34.05%) SQL
7 171 (30.81%) CSS
8 167 (30.09%) AngularJS
9 144 (25.95%) Java
10 137 (24.68%) SQL Server
11 120 (21.62%) MVC
12 119 (21.44%) Scrum
13 110 (19.82%) ASP.NET
14 109 (19.64%) Azure
15 106 (19.10%) Git (software)
16 85 (15.32%) Web Development
17 78 (14.05%) TDD
17 78 (14.05%) Spring
18 77 (13.87%) Web Services
19 76 (13.69%) Finance
19 76 (13.69%) React
20 75 (13.51%) Docker
21 74 (13.33%) AWS
21 74 (13.33%) Oracle
22 69 (12.43%) PHP
22 69 (12.43%) Microservices
23 67 (12.07%) Microsoft
24 66 (11.89%) .NET Framework
24 66 (11.89%) jQuery
25 64 (11.53%) Front End Development

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 17 (3.06%) Tomcat
2 15 (2.70%) CMS
2 15 (2.70%) WebLogic
2 15 (2.70%) WebSphere
3 13 (2.34%) Confluence
4 10 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 8 (1.44%) Apache
5 8 (1.44%) IIS
5 8 (1.44%) JBoss
6 7 (1.26%) GlassFish
6 7 (1.26%) WordPress
7 5 (0.90%) GeoServer
7 5 (0.90%) Kentico
7 5 (0.90%) Smallworld
8 2 (0.36%) CICS
8 2 (0.36%) Drupal
8 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (0.36%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.36%) Jetty
9 1 (0.18%) Joomla!
Applications
1 17 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (1.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.08%) Sketch
4 4 (0.72%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.72%) Zeplin
5 2 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 10 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (1.80%) GoldMine
2 3 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.36%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.18%) Magento
4 1 (0.18%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 109 (19.64%) Azure
2 74 (13.33%) AWS
3 16 (2.88%) Amazon S3
3 16 (2.88%) AWS Lambda
3 16 (2.88%) PaaS
3 16 (2.88%) Serverless
4 15 (2.70%) SaaS
5 14 (2.52%) Power Platform
6 12 (2.16%) Amazon Cognito
7 10 (1.80%) npm
8 9 (1.62%) GCP
8 9 (1.62%) GitHub
9 6 (1.08%) Firebase
10 5 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (0.90%) DigitalOcean
10 5 (0.90%) IaaS
11 4 (0.72%) Amazon EC2
11 4 (0.72%) Office 365
12 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
13 2 (0.36%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.44%) HTTP
2 7 (1.26%) FTP
3 5 (0.90%) GPON
3 5 (0.90%) Internet
4 4 (0.72%) Skype
4 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.18%) DNS
5 1 (0.18%) Intranet
5 1 (0.18%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (24.68%) SQL Server
2 52 (9.37%) MySQL
3 37 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
3 37 (6.67%) Relational Database
4 29 (5.23%) MongoDB
5 27 (4.86%) Oracle Database
6 23 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 21 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
8 19 (3.42%) Redis
9 18 (3.24%) RDBMS
10 16 (2.88%) Azure SQL Database
11 14 (2.52%) Oracle Database 10g
11 14 (2.52%) Oracle Database 11g
11 14 (2.52%) Oracle Database 12c
11 14 (2.52%) Power BI
12 11 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
13 9 (1.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 8 (1.44%) Big Data
15 7 (1.26%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 106 (19.10%) Git (software)
2 44 (7.93%) Visual Studio
3 33 (5.95%) NUnit
4 26 (4.68%) Cucumber
5 21 (3.78%) JIRA
6 19 (3.42%) webpack
7 18 (3.24%) Maven
7 18 (3.24%) Selenium
8 15 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 13 (2.34%) Babel
9 13 (2.34%) Jenkins
9 13 (2.34%) StyleCop
10 12 (2.16%) TeamCity
11 9 (1.62%) Jasmine
11 9 (1.62%) Mocha
11 9 (1.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 9 (1.62%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.90%) GitLab
12 5 (0.90%) MSTest
12 5 (0.90%) ReSharper
General
1 76 (13.69%) Finance
2 34 (6.13%) Retail
3 18 (3.24%) Automotive
4 14 (2.52%) Marketing
5 11 (1.98%) Games
6 9 (1.62%) Telecoms
7 8 (1.44%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.26%) Aerospace
8 7 (1.26%) Banking
9 5 (0.90%) Law
10 4 (0.72%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) International Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Public Sector
12 1 (0.18%) Police
12 1 (0.18%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 205 (36.94%) .NET
2 197 (35.50%) HTML
3 171 (30.81%) CSS
4 167 (30.09%) AngularJS
5 110 (19.82%) ASP.NET
6 78 (14.05%) Spring
7 77 (13.87%) Web Services
8 76 (13.69%) React
9 66 (11.89%) .NET Framework
9 66 (11.89%) jQuery
10 53 (9.55%) Node.js
11 48 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
12 43 (7.75%) Hibernate
13 42 (7.57%) RESTful
14 41 (7.39%) XML
15 40 (7.21%) .NET Core
15 40 (7.21%) REST
16 37 (6.67%) HTML5
17 36 (6.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 33 (5.95%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 62 (11.17%) Greenfield Project
2 40 (7.21%) User Experience
3 21 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (2.52%) Mainframe
5 13 (2.34%) Driving Licence
6 11 (1.98%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
7 8 (1.44%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.26%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.08%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.90%) EPoS
10 5 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
11 3 (0.54%) Data Structures
11 3 (0.54%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.36%) Arduino
12 2 (0.36%) Clustering
12 2 (0.36%) Kinect
12 2 (0.36%) PACS
12 2 (0.36%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 56 (10.09%) Linux
2 29 (5.23%) Apple iOS
3 27 (4.86%) Android
4 22 (3.96%) Windows
5 1 (0.18%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.18%) Unix
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 235 (42.34%) Agile Software Development
2 120 (21.62%) MVC
3 119 (21.44%) Scrum
4 85 (15.32%) Web Development
5 78 (14.05%) TDD
6 69 (12.43%) Microservices
7 64 (11.53%) Front End Development
8 53 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
9 49 (8.83%) DevOps
10 47 (8.47%) Fintech
11 42 (7.57%) SDLC
11 42 (7.57%) Software Engineering
12 41 (7.39%) Unit Testing
13 39 (7.03%) OO
14 35 (6.31%) SOLID
15 31 (5.59%) BDD
16 30 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
17 29 (5.23%) Computer Science
18 27 (4.86%) Mentoring
18 27 (4.86%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 287 (51.71%) JavaScript
2 236 (42.52%) C#
3 189 (34.05%) SQL
4 144 (25.95%) Java
5 69 (12.43%) PHP
6 50 (9.01%) Python
7 33 (5.95%) TypeScript
8 29 (5.23%) PL/SQL
9 25 (4.50%) Ruby
10 17 (3.06%) T-SQL
11 15 (2.70%) C
12 14 (2.52%) COBOL
13 13 (2.34%) ES6
14 11 (1.98%) PowerShell
14 11 (1.98%) Shell Script
15 10 (1.80%) C++
15 10 (1.80%) VBScript
16 9 (1.62%) Bash Shell
16 9 (1.62%) ES7
17 8 (1.44%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 45 (8.11%) Degree
2 35 (6.31%) Security Cleared
3 22 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (1.98%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.08%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.36%) Sun Certification
7 1 (0.18%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (4.86%) QA
2 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (13.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (1.80%) Kubernetes
2 9 (1.62%) Marathon
2 9 (1.62%) Mesos
3 5 (0.90%) Terraform
4 1 (0.18%) Ansible
4 1 (0.18%) Control-M
Vendors
1 74 (13.33%) Oracle
2 67 (12.07%) Microsoft
3 11 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
4 10 (1.80%) Sage
4 10 (1.80%) Tableau
5 9 (1.62%) Zend
6 8 (1.44%) IBM
6 8 (1.44%) Sitecore
7 5 (0.90%) Google
7 5 (0.90%) OutSystems
7 5 (0.90%) Rollbar
7 5 (0.90%) ServiceNow
8 3 (0.54%) Adobe
8 3 (0.54%) Cognos
8 3 (0.54%) Dell
8 3 (0.54%) Teradata
9 2 (0.36%) jBASE
9 2 (0.36%) SAP
9 2 (0.36%) Sun
9 2 (0.36%) Unisys