Period
to 21 February 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 February 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
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 934 978 1,292
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.12% 33.53% 33.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 32.96% 34.28% 34.60%
Number of salaries quoted 878 951 1,330
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 2,834 2,853 3,734
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.46% 97.81% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,273 2,410 3,006
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £65,000 £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 21 February 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 21 February 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 0 531 £45,000 - 76
Aylesbury +1 125 £45,000 +5.88% 16
High Wycombe +1 114 £40,000 - 10
Marlow -10 39 £45,000 +5.88% 5
Gerrards Cross 0 22 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Newport Pagnell -1 12 £38,500 -3.75%
Chesham - 10 £40,000 - 1
Amersham -5 4 £58,750 +67.86% 1
Chalfont St Giles - 4 £40,000 -
Olney +1 3 £45,000 - 1
Buckingham -2 2 £46,250 -17.78% 1
Beaconsfield - 2 £55,000 - 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 February 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.

1 522 (55.89%) JavaScript
2 457 (48.93%) C#
3 452 (48.39%) .NET
4 404 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
5 381 (40.79%) SQL Server
6 377 (40.36%) HTML
7 353 (37.79%) CSS
8 352 (37.69%) SQL
9 334 (35.76%) MVC
10 303 (32.44%) AngularJS
11 251 (26.87%) ASP.NET
12 246 (26.34%) TDD
13 240 (25.70%) Java
14 227 (24.30%) jQuery
15 169 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
16 159 (17.02%) HTML5
16 159 (17.02%) Microsoft
17 158 (16.92%) Scrum
18 152 (16.27%) Web Services
19 149 (15.95%) Spring
20 146 (15.63%) Node.js
21 131 (14.03%) RESTful
22 125 (13.38%) Hibernate
23 122 (13.06%) Web Development
24 116 (12.42%) XML
25 113 (12.10%) OO
26 110 (11.78%) Visual Studio
27 109 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
28 108 (11.56%) Git (software)
29 104 (11.13%) .NET Framework

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 30 (3.21%) IIS
2 23 (2.46%) CMS
3 19 (2.03%) Apache
3 19 (2.03%) Tomcat
4 14 (1.50%) JBoss
5 13 (1.39%) Confluence
5 13 (1.39%) WordPress
6 9 (0.96%) Apache Solr
6 9 (0.96%) Drupal
6 9 (0.96%) Umbraco
7 8 (0.86%) Apache ServiceMix
7 8 (0.86%) EPiServer
7 8 (0.86%) SugarCRM
8 7 (0.75%) SAS
9 6 (0.64%) DNN
9 6 (0.64%) Elasticsearch
9 6 (0.64%) SharePoint
10 5 (0.54%) Jetty
10 5 (0.54%) WildFly
11 3 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (2.46%) Chatbot
2 19 (2.03%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.11%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.43%) Shopify
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.21%) Eloqua
5 1 (0.11%) Magento
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 76 (8.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.36%) GitHub
4 12 (1.28%) Azure Data Factory
4 12 (1.28%) OpenShift
5 10 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.07%) SaaS
6 6 (0.64%) npm
6 6 (0.64%) Serverless
7 5 (0.54%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
7 5 (0.54%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.43%) Dynamics 365
9 3 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.32%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.32%) PaaS
10 2 (0.21%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.21%) Veeva
11 1 (0.11%) Bluemix
11 1 (0.11%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 59 (6.32%) Internet
2 29 (3.10%) HTTP
3 11 (1.18%) TCP/IP
4 8 (0.86%) DNS
4 8 (0.86%) Intranet
5 7 (0.75%) Extranet
6 4 (0.43%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.21%) FTP
7 2 (0.21%) SMS
7 2 (0.21%) Wireshark
8 1 (0.11%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 381 (40.79%) SQL Server
2 102 (10.92%) SQL Server 2016
3 70 (7.49%) MySQL
4 63 (6.75%) NoSQL
5 57 (6.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 45 (4.82%) Relational Database
7 39 (4.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 33 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
9 32 (3.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 28 (3.00%) MongoDB
11 27 (2.89%) Big Data
12 24 (2.57%) PostgreSQL
13 19 (2.03%) MariaDB
14 18 (1.93%) RDBMS
14 18 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 17 (1.82%) Azure SQL Database
15 17 (1.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
15 17 (1.82%) Redis
15 17 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
16 13 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 110 (11.78%) Visual Studio
2 108 (11.56%) Git (software)
3 53 (5.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 50 (5.35%) Maven
5 41 (4.39%) JIRA
6 39 (4.18%) JUnit
7 37 (3.96%) Jenkins
8 32 (3.43%) Octopus Deploy
9 31 (3.32%) TeamCity
10 30 (3.21%) Subversion
11 27 (2.89%) IntelliJ
11 27 (2.89%) NUnit
12 26 (2.78%) MSTest
13 21 (2.25%) Ant
14 19 (2.03%) Eclipse
15 16 (1.71%) Gradle
16 14 (1.50%) GitLab
16 14 (1.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 13 (1.39%) ReSharper
18 12 (1.28%) gulp
General
1 84 (8.99%) Finance
2 45 (4.82%) Games
3 32 (3.43%) Telecoms
4 27 (2.89%) Banking
5 23 (2.46%) Marketing
5 23 (2.46%) Retail
6 19 (2.03%) Multimedia
7 15 (1.61%) Publishing
8 14 (1.50%) Music Industry
9 10 (1.07%) Law
10 8 (0.86%) Advertising
11 5 (0.54%) Legal
12 3 (0.32%) Automotive
12 3 (0.32%) Back Office
13 2 (0.21%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.11%) Avionics
14 1 (0.11%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 452 (48.39%) .NET
2 377 (40.36%) HTML
3 353 (37.79%) CSS
4 303 (32.44%) AngularJS
5 251 (26.87%) ASP.NET
6 227 (24.30%) jQuery
7 169 (18.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 159 (17.02%) HTML5
9 152 (16.27%) Web Services
10 149 (15.95%) Spring
11 146 (15.63%) Node.js
12 131 (14.03%) RESTful
13 125 (13.38%) Hibernate
14 116 (12.42%) XML
15 109 (11.67%) ASP.NET Web API
16 104 (11.13%) .NET Framework
17 101 (10.81%) WCF
17 101 (10.81%) WPF
18 94 (10.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 89 (9.53%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 86 (9.21%) Greenfield Project
2 72 (7.71%) Computer Science
3 68 (7.28%) User Experience
4 60 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
5 40 (4.28%) Mobile App
6 21 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
7 14 (1.50%) Fintech
8 10 (1.07%) EPoS
9 9 (0.96%) Social Network
10 8 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 8 (0.86%) N-Tier
10 8 (0.86%) Smartphone
11 6 (0.64%) Algorithms
11 6 (0.64%) Social Media
11 6 (0.64%) Tandem
11 6 (0.64%) W3C
12 5 (0.54%) Management Information System
13 4 (0.43%) Client/Server
14 3 (0.32%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (0.32%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 96 (10.28%) Windows
2 54 (5.78%) Linux
3 33 (3.53%) Android
4 31 (3.32%) Apple iOS
5 23 (2.46%) Unix
6 14 (1.50%) Mac OS
7 12 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.43%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.21%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.11%) CentOS
10 1 (0.11%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 404 (43.25%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (35.76%) MVC
3 246 (26.34%) TDD
4 158 (16.92%) Scrum
5 122 (13.06%) Web Development
6 113 (12.10%) OO
7 104 (11.13%) Unit Testing
8 101 (10.81%) BDD
9 97 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 81 (8.67%) SDLC
11 78 (8.35%) Software Engineering
11 78 (8.35%) Web Application Development
12 77 (8.24%) Dependency Injection
13 68 (7.28%) Front End Development
14 58 (6.21%) MVVM
15 57 (6.10%) Business Intelligence
15 57 (6.10%) Microservices
16 53 (5.67%) SOLID
17 47 (5.03%) E-Commerce
18 41 (4.39%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 522 (55.89%) JavaScript
2 457 (48.93%) C#
3 352 (37.69%) SQL
4 240 (25.70%) Java
5 75 (8.03%) PHP
6 60 (6.42%) VB.NET
7 58 (6.21%) T-SQL
8 55 (5.89%) C++
9 33 (3.53%) C
10 31 (3.32%) Ruby
11 29 (3.10%) Python
12 17 (1.82%) Scala
13 15 (1.61%) TypeScript
14 14 (1.50%) PowerShell
15 13 (1.39%) Apex Code
16 9 (0.96%) R
17 7 (0.75%) VB
18 5 (0.54%) Kotlin
18 5 (0.54%) VC++
19 4 (0.43%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 87 (9.31%) Degree
2 49 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (1.50%) Security Cleared
4 8 (0.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (0.86%) SC Cleared
5 7 (0.75%) MCTS
6 5 (0.54%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.11%) MCDBA
7 1 (0.11%) MCSE
7 1 (0.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.25%) QA
2 12 (1.28%) Data Quality
3 6 (0.64%) SLA
4 3 (0.32%) COSHH
5 2 (0.21%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 14001
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 60 (6.42%) Docker
2 7 (0.75%) Firmware
3 4 (0.43%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (0.43%) Ansible
2 2 (0.21%) Mesos
2 2 (0.21%) Puppet
3 1 (0.11%) Oozie
3 1 (0.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 159 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 85 (9.10%) Oracle
3 19 (2.03%) Sencha
4 18 (1.93%) Salesforce.com
5 15 (1.61%) Telerik
6 13 (1.39%) Capita
6 13 (1.39%) Facebook
7 12 (1.28%) IBM
7 12 (1.28%) Twitter
8 10 (1.07%) Google
9 8 (0.86%) SAP
9 8 (0.86%) Teradata
10 6 (0.64%) MicroStrategy
10 6 (0.64%) Tableau
11 5 (0.54%) Remedy
12 4 (0.43%) Axosoft
12 4 (0.43%) Nuxeo
12 4 (0.43%) Red Hat
12 4 (0.43%) Unisys
12 4 (0.43%) Xamarin