Period
to 15 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Developer was £45,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 15 August 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1 1 1
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Developer 759 957 959
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.61% 34.04% 30.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 28.47% 35.04% 31.33%
Number of salaries quoted 712 900 946
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £28,875 £32,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £55,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 2,666 2,731 3,061
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.98% 97.15% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2,192 2,220 2,489
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £62,600
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 15 August 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 15 August 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 -1 464 £45,000 - 52
High Wycombe +5 67 £45,000 +5.88% 13
Aylesbury +1 57 £45,000 +5.88% 15
Gerrards Cross +2 43 £37,500 -16.67% 1
Marlow -8 27 £52,500 +31.25% 4
Amersham 0 16 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Chesham 0 9 £40,000 +3.90% 1
Buckingham - 7 £42,500 - 2
Beaconsfield 0 5 £35,000 -26.32% 2
Newport Pagnell -4 2 £43,750 +5.42% 3
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 15 August 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.

1 413 (54.41%) JavaScript
2 355 (46.77%) .NET
3 351 (46.25%) C#
4 316 (41.63%) HTML
5 315 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
6 306 (40.32%) SQL
7 273 (35.97%) CSS
8 263 (34.65%) SQL Server
9 236 (31.09%) AngularJS
10 199 (26.22%) MVC
11 173 (22.79%) TDD
12 157 (20.69%) Scrum
13 155 (20.42%) Java
14 150 (19.76%) ASP.NET
15 128 (16.86%) Web Development
15 128 (16.86%) jQuery
16 120 (15.81%) PHP
17 118 (15.55%) MySQL
18 117 (15.42%) Spring
19 114 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
19 114 (15.02%) Node.js
20 106 (13.97%) Git (software)
20 106 (13.97%) Web Services
21 97 (12.78%) Microsoft
22 95 (12.52%) T-SQL
22 95 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
23 91 (11.99%) Degree
24 90 (11.86%) Finance
25 88 (11.59%) Hibernate
25 88 (11.59%) XML

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 (3.95%) Apache
2 23 (3.03%) CMS
3 20 (2.64%) Confluence
4 18 (2.37%) Umbraco
5 16 (2.11%) EPiServer
6 15 (1.98%) IIS
7 13 (1.71%) Apache Solr
8 10 (1.32%) WordPress
9 9 (1.19%) Apache ServiceMix
10 8 (1.05%) WebSphere
11 7 (0.92%) WebLogic
12 6 (0.79%) SharePoint
13 5 (0.66%) JBoss
13 5 (0.66%) nginx
14 4 (0.53%) Drupal
14 4 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.40%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
16 2 (0.26%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 10 (1.32%) Chatbot
2 9 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (1.71%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.45%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (0.92%) Magento
4 6 (0.79%) NetSuite
5 4 (0.53%) Hyperion Planning
5 4 (0.53%) SAP Business One
6 3 (0.40%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.26%) BusinessWorks
7 2 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.26%) TIBCO iProcess
8 1 (0.13%) Dynamics GP
8 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
8 1 (0.13%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 114 (15.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 66 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (2.90%) SaaS
4 19 (2.50%) AWS Lambda
4 19 (2.50%) DigitalOcean
4 19 (2.50%) Serverless
5 12 (1.58%) Asana
6 9 (1.19%) GitHub
7 5 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (0.66%) Office 365
8 3 (0.40%) Force.com
8 3 (0.40%) npm
8 3 (0.40%) OpenShift
9 2 (0.26%) Azure Data Factory
9 2 (0.26%) FinancialForce
9 2 (0.26%) Google Play
10 1 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.13%) IBM Cloud
10 1 (0.13%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 27 (3.56%) HTTP
2 25 (3.29%) TCP/IP
3 8 (1.05%) SMS
4 6 (0.79%) Internet
5 3 (0.40%) SAN
6 2 (0.26%) Intranet
7 1 (0.13%) AMQP
7 1 (0.13%) Broadband
7 1 (0.13%) FTP
7 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (0.13%) LAN
7 1 (0.13%) SSL
7 1 (0.13%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (34.65%) SQL Server
2 118 (15.55%) MySQL
3 57 (7.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 57 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (6.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 47 (6.19%) Redis
6 38 (5.01%) NoSQL
7 36 (4.74%) Relational Database
8 33 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
9 21 (2.77%) PostgreSQL
10 19 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 16 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
12 14 (1.84%) MongoDB
13 13 (1.71%) Power BI
14 11 (1.45%) Snowflake Schema
15 9 (1.19%) Oracle Database
15 9 (1.19%) RDBMS
16 8 (1.05%) SAP Data Services
17 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
17 7 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 106 (13.97%) Git (software)
2 65 (8.56%) Visual Studio
3 32 (4.22%) JIRA
4 29 (3.82%) Maven
4 29 (3.82%) NUnit
5 26 (3.43%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (3.03%) MSTest
7 22 (2.90%) TeamCity
8 20 (2.64%) Octopus Deploy
9 18 (2.37%) Jenkins
10 17 (2.24%) Subversion
11 12 (1.58%) Selenium
11 12 (1.58%) Sublime Text
12 10 (1.32%) Bitbucket
13 9 (1.19%) JUnit
14 8 (1.05%) ReSharper
14 8 (1.05%) Visual Studio Team System
15 7 (0.92%) gulp
15 7 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
16 6 (0.79%) Gradle
General
1 90 (11.86%) Finance
2 42 (5.53%) Marketing
2 42 (5.53%) Retail
3 22 (2.90%) Games
4 19 (2.50%) Hindi Language
4 19 (2.50%) Punjabi Language
4 19 (2.50%) Urdu Language
5 18 (2.37%) Music Industry
6 17 (2.24%) Banking
7 16 (2.11%) Law
8 11 (1.45%) Multimedia
9 10 (1.32%) Automotive
9 10 (1.32%) Investment Banking
9 10 (1.32%) Publishing
10 8 (1.05%) Advertising
11 7 (0.92%) Telecoms
12 5 (0.66%) Manufacturing
13 3 (0.40%) Billing
13 3 (0.40%) German Language
13 3 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (46.77%) .NET
2 316 (41.63%) HTML
3 273 (35.97%) CSS
4 236 (31.09%) AngularJS
5 150 (19.76%) ASP.NET
6 128 (16.86%) jQuery
7 117 (15.42%) Spring
8 114 (15.02%) Node.js
9 106 (13.97%) Web Services
10 95 (12.52%) ASP.NET MVC
11 88 (11.59%) Hibernate
11 88 (11.59%) XML
12 84 (11.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 73 (9.62%) RESTful
14 71 (9.35%) HTML5
15 69 (9.09%) JSON
16 59 (7.77%) WPF
17 58 (7.64%) J2EE
18 57 (7.51%) CSS3
18 57 (7.51%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 65 (8.56%) User Experience
2 59 (7.77%) Computer Science
3 46 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (4.74%) Greenfield Project
5 25 (3.29%) Mobile App
5 25 (3.29%) Self-Motivation
6 23 (3.03%) Client/Server
7 18 (2.37%) Fintech
8 12 (1.58%) Driving Licence
9 7 (0.92%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.66%) Social Network
11 4 (0.53%) 3D Graphics
11 4 (0.53%) Replication
11 4 (0.53%) Social Media
12 3 (0.40%) Animation
12 3 (0.40%) Augmented Reality
12 3 (0.40%) BBC
12 3 (0.40%) Blog
12 3 (0.40%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.40%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 63 (8.30%) Linux
2 37 (4.87%) Windows
3 17 (2.24%) Android
4 14 (1.84%) Apple iOS
4 14 (1.84%) Windows Server
5 12 (1.58%) CentOS
6 10 (1.32%) VMS
7 5 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.66%) Unix
8 4 (0.53%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.13%) DC/OS
9 1 (0.13%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 315 (41.50%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (26.22%) MVC
3 173 (22.79%) TDD
4 157 (20.69%) Scrum
5 128 (16.86%) Web Development
6 85 (11.20%) OO
7 77 (10.14%) E-Commerce
8 74 (9.75%) Continuous Integration
9 72 (9.49%) SDLC
10 71 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
11 57 (7.51%) Front End Development
12 56 (7.38%) SOLID
13 55 (7.25%) BDD
14 47 (6.19%) Kanban
15 46 (6.06%) Unit Testing
16 45 (5.93%) Microservices
17 41 (5.40%) Dependency Injection
18 40 (5.27%) CRM
19 39 (5.14%) Software Engineering
19 39 (5.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 413 (54.41%) JavaScript
2 351 (46.25%) C#
3 306 (40.32%) SQL
4 155 (20.42%) Java
5 120 (15.81%) PHP
6 95 (12.52%) T-SQL
7 41 (5.40%) PowerShell
8 29 (3.82%) C++
9 25 (3.29%) Delphi
10 24 (3.16%) Python
11 20 (2.64%) ES6
12 18 (2.37%) Ruby
12 18 (2.37%) TypeScript
13 17 (2.24%) VB.NET
14 15 (1.98%) ES8
14 15 (1.98%) Java 8
15 9 (1.19%) ABAP
15 9 (1.19%) C
15 9 (1.19%) Scala
16 8 (1.05%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (11.99%) Degree
2 46 (6.06%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (1.19%) Security Cleared
5 6 (0.79%) MCTS
6 5 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.40%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.13%) CISSP
8 1 (0.13%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.13%) MCDBA
8 1 (0.13%) MCSE
8 1 (0.13%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.43%) SLA
2 19 (2.50%) GDPR
3 7 (0.92%) QA
4 3 (0.40%) HL7
5 1 (0.13%) PMO
System Software
1 51 (6.72%) Docker
2 5 (0.66%) HDFS
3 3 (0.40%) Firmware
4 2 (0.26%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (0.40%) Marathon
1 3 (0.40%) Mesos
1 3 (0.40%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.13%) Ansible
2 1 (0.13%) Kubernetes
2 1 (0.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 97 (12.78%) Microsoft
2 58 (7.64%) Oracle
3 22 (2.90%) New Relic
3 22 (2.90%) Splunk
4 20 (2.64%) SAP
5 15 (1.98%) Telerik
6 12 (1.58%) Assembla
6 12 (1.58%) Sage
7 11 (1.45%) Unisys
8 9 (1.19%) Xamarin
9 8 (1.05%) Facebook
9 8 (1.05%) Red Hat
10 7 (0.92%) Capita
10 7 (0.92%) Google
11 6 (0.79%) Alteryx
11 6 (0.79%) DevExpress
11 6 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (0.79%) Tableau
11 6 (0.79%) Twitter
12 5 (0.66%) Apple