Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 2 1 1
Rank change year-on-year -1 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 705 938 1,058
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.80% 33.63% 34.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.74% 34.55% 35.29%
Number of salaries quoted 668 881 1,075
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% +3.53% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +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 2,453 2,715 2,998
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.73% 97.35% 97.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2,033 2,199 2,499
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +3.45%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 0 415 £45,000 - 90
High Wycombe -6 70 £45,000 +5.88% 10
Aylesbury +1 56 £47,500 +5.56% 20
Gerrards Cross -2 41 £32,500 -27.78% 2
Marlow -2 19 £52,500 +31.25% 9
Amersham +1 17 £50,000 -14.89% 2
Newport Pagnell -3 13 £42,500 -3.41% 4
Chesham 0 10 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Beaconsfield 0 7 £72,500 +38.10% 4
Buckingham - 4 £52,500 - 2
Chalfont St Giles 0 1 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 393 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 343 (48.65%) C#
3 339 (48.09%) .NET
4 309 (43.83%) HTML
5 303 (42.98%) SQL
6 284 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
7 282 (40.00%) CSS
8 237 (33.62%) SQL Server
9 226 (32.06%) AngularJS
10 208 (29.50%) MVC
11 167 (23.69%) TDD
12 147 (20.85%) jQuery
13 139 (19.72%) Scrum
14 134 (19.01%) Web Development
15 133 (18.87%) Java
16 130 (18.44%) ASP.NET
17 125 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
18 113 (16.03%) PHP
19 108 (15.32%) Web Services
20 106 (15.04%) MySQL
21 105 (14.89%) Git (software)
22 104 (14.75%) Node.js
23 103 (14.61%) Spring
23 103 (14.61%) XML
24 101 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
25 99 (14.04%) T-SQL
26 96 (13.62%) Finance
27 91 (12.91%) Degree
28 84 (11.91%) JSON
29 82 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC

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 29 (4.11%) Confluence
2 20 (2.84%) Apache
2 20 (2.84%) CMS
3 15 (2.13%) IIS
4 13 (1.84%) Umbraco
4 13 (1.84%) WordPress
5 12 (1.70%) EPiServer
6 11 (1.56%) WebSphere
7 10 (1.42%) Apache ServiceMix
8 8 (1.13%) Apache Solr
8 8 (1.13%) JBoss
9 7 (0.99%) WebLogic
10 5 (0.71%) nginx
11 4 (0.57%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
12 3 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.28%) Documentum
13 2 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
13 2 (0.28%) IBM Domino
13 2 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (1.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.28%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
3 8 (1.13%) NetSuite
4 6 (0.85%) Magento
5 4 (0.57%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.57%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.43%) BusinessWorks
6 3 (0.43%) TIBCO iProcess
7 2 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 125 (17.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (9.08%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (2.98%) SaaS
3 21 (2.98%) Serverless
4 19 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (2.70%) DigitalOcean
5 18 (2.55%) GitHub
6 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.57%) Office 365
8 3 (0.43%) Force.com
9 2 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) Azure Functions
9 2 (0.28%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.28%) Google Play
9 2 (0.28%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.14%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.14%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.14%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.14%) npm
10 1 (0.14%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 24 (3.40%) HTTP
2 20 (2.84%) TCP/IP
3 6 (0.85%) SMS
4 5 (0.71%) Internet
5 3 (0.43%) Intranet
5 3 (0.43%) SAN
6 2 (0.28%) FTP
7 1 (0.14%) AMQP
7 1 (0.14%) Broadband
7 1 (0.14%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.14%) LAN
7 1 (0.14%) SSH
7 1 (0.14%) SSL
7 1 (0.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 237 (33.62%) SQL Server
2 106 (15.04%) MySQL
3 48 (6.81%) Redis
4 42 (5.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 36 (5.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 29 (4.11%) NoSQL
7 27 (3.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 25 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
8 25 (3.55%) Relational Database
9 23 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
10 15 (2.13%) Power BI
11 13 (1.84%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (1.56%) MongoDB
12 11 (1.56%) Snowflake Schema
13 10 (1.42%) Oracle Database
13 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database 11g
14 7 (0.99%) Oracle Database 12c
14 7 (0.99%) RDBMS
14 7 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 105 (14.89%) Git (software)
2 74 (10.50%) Visual Studio
3 52 (7.38%) JIRA
4 26 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
5 23 (3.26%) TeamCity
6 22 (3.12%) Maven
6 22 (3.12%) NUnit
6 22 (3.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 21 (2.98%) Subversion
8 14 (1.99%) Jenkins
9 12 (1.70%) Bitbucket
10 11 (1.56%) MSTest
11 9 (1.28%) JUnit
12 7 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
12 7 (0.99%) ReSharper
13 5 (0.71%) Visual Studio Team System
14 4 (0.57%) Eclipse
14 4 (0.57%) Gradle
14 4 (0.57%) RSpec
14 4 (0.57%) webpack
General
1 96 (13.62%) Finance
2 51 (7.23%) Retail
3 32 (4.54%) Marketing
4 19 (2.70%) Hindi Language
4 19 (2.70%) Punjabi Language
4 19 (2.70%) Urdu Language
5 17 (2.41%) Law
6 13 (1.84%) Banking
7 12 (1.70%) Games
8 10 (1.42%) Investment Banking
9 9 (1.28%) Automotive
10 8 (1.13%) Music Industry
11 5 (0.71%) Advertising
11 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.71%) Publishing
12 4 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.57%) Telecoms
13 3 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
15 1 (0.14%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 339 (48.09%) .NET
2 309 (43.83%) HTML
3 282 (40.00%) CSS
4 226 (32.06%) AngularJS
5 147 (20.85%) jQuery
6 130 (18.44%) ASP.NET
7 108 (15.32%) Web Services
8 104 (14.75%) Node.js
9 103 (14.61%) Spring
9 103 (14.61%) XML
10 101 (14.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 84 (11.91%) JSON
12 82 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
13 80 (11.35%) Hibernate
14 69 (9.79%) HTML5
14 69 (9.79%) RESTful
15 61 (8.65%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 53 (7.52%) REST
17 52 (7.38%) CSS3
18 51 (7.23%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 80 (11.35%) User Experience
2 65 (9.22%) Computer Science
3 40 (5.67%) Analytical Skills
4 38 (5.39%) Greenfield Project
4 38 (5.39%) Mobile App
5 24 (3.40%) Fintech
6 22 (3.12%) Client/Server
6 22 (3.12%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (0.99%) Driving Licence
9 6 (0.85%) Blog
10 5 (0.71%) Data Structures
11 4 (0.57%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.57%) NHS
11 4 (0.57%) Replication
12 3 (0.43%) Animation
12 3 (0.43%) FMCG
12 3 (0.43%) Life Science
12 3 (0.43%) Mainframe
12 3 (0.43%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 49 (6.95%) Linux
2 19 (2.70%) Windows
3 15 (2.13%) Android
4 7 (0.99%) Apple iOS
5 6 (0.85%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (0.71%) Unix
7 3 (0.43%) VMS
8 1 (0.14%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.14%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 284 (40.28%) Agile Software Development
2 208 (29.50%) MVC
3 167 (23.69%) TDD
4 139 (19.72%) Scrum
5 134 (19.01%) Web Development
6 78 (11.06%) OO
7 74 (10.50%) Continuous Integration
7 74 (10.50%) SDLC
8 73 (10.35%) Problem-Solving
9 65 (9.22%) E-Commerce
9 65 (9.22%) Front End Development
10 61 (8.65%) BDD
11 60 (8.51%) SOLID
12 50 (7.09%) Unit Testing
13 49 (6.95%) Microservices
14 46 (6.52%) Kanban
15 45 (6.38%) Test Automation
16 42 (5.96%) System Testing
17 39 (5.53%) OOP
18 35 (4.96%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 393 (55.74%) JavaScript
2 343 (48.65%) C#
3 303 (42.98%) SQL
4 133 (18.87%) Java
5 113 (16.03%) PHP
6 99 (14.04%) T-SQL
7 40 (5.67%) PowerShell
8 28 (3.97%) ES6
8 28 (3.97%) TypeScript
9 23 (3.26%) Java 8
10 18 (2.55%) C++
11 17 (2.41%) Delphi
12 15 (2.13%) ES8
12 15 (2.13%) Python
13 11 (1.56%) Ruby
14 10 (1.42%) Bourne shell
14 10 (1.42%) VB.NET
15 9 (1.28%) ABAP
15 9 (1.28%) PL/SQL
16 6 (0.85%) C
Qualifications
1 91 (12.91%) Degree
2 49 (6.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (0.71%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) CTC Cleared
6 4 (0.57%) MCTS
7 1 (0.14%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.14%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.14%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.98%) SLA
2 19 (2.70%) GDPR
3 12 (1.70%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) PMO
System Software
1 57 (8.09%) Docker
2 2 (0.28%) Firmware
2 2 (0.28%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.14%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.14%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 3 (0.43%) Marathon
1 3 (0.43%) Mesos
1 3 (0.43%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.14%) Capistrano
2 1 (0.14%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 82 (11.63%) Microsoft
2 64 (9.08%) Oracle
3 22 (3.12%) New Relic
3 22 (3.12%) Splunk
4 21 (2.98%) Xamarin
5 17 (2.41%) SAP
6 14 (1.99%) Telerik
7 13 (1.84%) Unisys
8 12 (1.70%) Sage
9 7 (0.99%) Zend
10 5 (0.71%) DevExpress
10 5 (0.71%) Google
10 5 (0.71%) IBM
10 5 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (0.57%) Cognizant
11 4 (0.57%) Epicor
11 4 (0.57%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.57%) Infor
11 4 (0.57%) Sitecore
11 4 (0.57%) TIBCO