Period
to 20 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Programmer was £41,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Programmer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 113 158
Rank change year-on-year -41 +45 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Programmer 16 68 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.55% 2.20% 1.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 2.25% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 19 63 50
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -11.11% +28.57%
10th Percentile £37,650 £26,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £50,000 £55,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2807 3026 4277
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.26% 97.87% 96.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2289 2545 3446
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Programmer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Programmer in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Programmer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Programmer in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Programmer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Programmer in Buckinghamshire

Programmer
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Programmer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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 -26 13 £42,000 +5.00%
Chesham - 2 £38,500 -
Bletchley - 2 £39,500 -
Olney +3 1 £45,000 -
High Wycombe - 1 £45,000 -
Programmer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Programmer in the job title.

1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 9 (56.25%) .NET
3 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
4 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 6 (37.50%) MVC
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
5 4 (25.00%) WPF
5 4 (25.00%) jQuery
6 3 (18.75%) Big Data
6 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (18.75%) SQL
6 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 2 (12.50%) BBC
7 2 (12.50%) TDD
7 2 (12.50%) Perl
7 2 (12.50%) Java
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
7 2 (12.50%) SOAP
7 2 (12.50%) Python
7 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project

Programmer 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) Big Data
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) GoogleTest
2 1 (6.25%) NUnit
2 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
1 2 (12.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (6.25%) Electronics
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Games
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (56.25%) .NET
2 7 (43.75%) ASP.NET
2 7 (43.75%) HTML
3 4 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 4 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (25.00%) jQuery
3 4 (25.00%) WPF
4 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (12.50%) CSS
5 2 (12.50%) LINQ
5 2 (12.50%) RESTful
5 2 (12.50%) SOAP
6 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
6 1 (6.25%) Flask
6 1 (6.25%) Grails
6 1 (6.25%) Kendo UI
6 1 (6.25%) NHibernate
6 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
6 1 (6.25%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) BBC
1 2 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
3 2 (12.50%) Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Big Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Data Analytics
3 2 (12.50%) Image Processing
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 1 (6.25%) API Development
4 1 (6.25%) BDD
4 1 (6.25%) Computer Forensics
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) VB.NET
4 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) Perl
4 2 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) Apex Code
5 1 (6.25%) C
5 1 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (6.25%) Embedded C++
5 1 (6.25%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.25%) Ruby
5 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Salesforce.com