Period
to 21 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

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

Senior Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 33 34 37
Rank change year-on-year +1 +3 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 173 180 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.88% 6.52% 5.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.06% 6.70% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 180 168 219
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - -7.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £61,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% -

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 2,855 2,687 3,439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.11% 97.39% 96.47%
Number of salaries quoted 2,312 2,224 2,797
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,606 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.25% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £24,400 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior 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 Senior Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 April 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 -18 92 £50,000 +5.26% 9
Aylesbury -4 23 £45,000 +5.88%
High Wycombe - 18 £45,000 - 1
Marlow +6 17 £55,000 - 3
Gerrards Cross - 11 £60,000 -
Buckingham - 2 £45,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2018, Senior 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 Senior Developer in the job title.

1 100 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 85 (49.13%) C#
3 79 (45.66%) .NET
4 73 (42.20%) HTML
5 70 (40.46%) CSS
6 66 (38.15%) Java
7 63 (36.42%) SQL
7 63 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
8 62 (35.84%) MVC
9 50 (28.90%) SQL Server
9 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
10 47 (27.17%) Spring
11 39 (22.54%) Hibernate
11 39 (22.54%) ASP.NET
11 39 (22.54%) Web Services
11 39 (22.54%) J2EE
11 39 (22.54%) Node.js
12 36 (20.81%) Scrum
13 35 (20.23%) Struts
14 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
15 33 (19.08%) XML
16 30 (17.34%) JMS
16 30 (17.34%) RESTful
17 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
18 26 (15.03%) JSP
18 26 (15.03%) Problem-Solving
19 25 (14.45%) OOA/OOD
19 25 (14.45%) OO
19 25 (14.45%) DHTML
19 25 (14.45%) HTML5

Senior 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 8 (4.62%) Apache Solr
2 6 (3.47%) Apache
2 6 (3.47%) IIS
3 1 (0.58%) CMS
3 1 (0.58%) JBoss
3 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.58%) WildFly
3 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 4 (2.31%) Shopify
2 3 (1.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.47%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.47%) Asana
3 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.73%) Serverless
5 1 (0.58%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 20 (11.56%) HTTP
1 20 (11.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (28.90%) SQL Server
2 18 (10.40%) MySQL
3 14 (8.09%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.47%) Big Data
4 6 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (3.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (2.89%) Blockchain
6 4 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
6 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.73%) QlikView
7 3 (1.73%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.16%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (11.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (10.98%) Git (software)
3 17 (9.83%) Visual Studio
4 12 (6.94%) Maven
5 7 (4.05%) Subversion
6 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.47%) Selenium
6 6 (3.47%) Sublime Text
6 6 (3.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 4 (2.31%) JIRA
7 4 (2.31%) Octopus Deploy
7 4 (2.31%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
8 2 (1.16%) Gradle
8 2 (1.16%) JUnit
8 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
9 1 (0.58%) git-flow
9 1 (0.58%) Grunt
9 1 (0.58%) webpack
9 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 15 (8.67%) Finance
2 7 (4.05%) Retail
3 5 (2.89%) Law
4 4 (2.31%) Marketing
5 2 (1.16%) Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 79 (45.66%) .NET
2 73 (42.20%) HTML
3 70 (40.46%) CSS
4 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
5 47 (27.17%) Spring
6 39 (22.54%) ASP.NET
6 39 (22.54%) Hibernate
6 39 (22.54%) J2EE
6 39 (22.54%) Node.js
6 39 (22.54%) Web Services
7 35 (20.23%) Struts
8 33 (19.08%) XML
9 30 (17.34%) JMS
9 30 (17.34%) RESTful
10 26 (15.03%) JSP
11 25 (14.45%) DHTML
11 25 (14.45%) HTML5
12 23 (13.29%) REST
13 21 (12.14%) .NET Framework
14 20 (11.56%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.62%) User Experience
3 5 (2.89%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.31%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.31%) Fintech
4 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.16%) NHS
6 1 (0.58%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 11 (6.36%) Android
2 10 (5.78%) Linux
3 8 (4.62%) Windows
4 6 (3.47%) CentOS
5 5 (2.89%) Apple iOS
6 4 (2.31%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (35.84%) MVC
3 36 (20.81%) Scrum
4 28 (16.18%) E-Commerce
5 26 (15.03%) Problem-Solving
6 25 (14.45%) OO
6 25 (14.45%) OOA/OOD
7 24 (13.87%) Software Architecture
8 20 (11.56%) Open Source
8 20 (11.56%) Use Case
9 17 (9.83%) Web Development
10 15 (8.67%) Software Engineering
11 13 (7.51%) Unit Testing
12 12 (6.94%) Microservices
13 11 (6.36%) Mathematics
14 10 (5.78%) Coaching
14 10 (5.78%) Mentoring
14 10 (5.78%) SDLC
14 10 (5.78%) SOA
14 10 (5.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 100 (57.80%) JavaScript
2 85 (49.13%) C#
3 66 (38.15%) Java
4 63 (36.42%) SQL
5 22 (12.72%) C++
6 18 (10.40%) PHP
7 13 (7.51%) Python
7 13 (7.51%) VB.NET
8 11 (6.36%) C
8 11 (6.36%) Scala
9 9 (5.20%) T-SQL
10 6 (3.47%) TypeScript
11 5 (2.89%) Java 8
11 5 (2.89%) Kotlin
11 5 (2.89%) R
12 4 (2.31%) Ruby
13 3 (1.73%) VB
14 2 (1.16%) PHP 5
15 1 (0.58%) Perl
15 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.62%) Degree
2 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.89%) MCTS
4 2 (1.16%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.16%) MCSE
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (5.78%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Vendors
1 34 (19.65%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.83%) Oracle
3 6 (3.47%) Assembla
4 5 (2.89%) Google
4 5 (2.89%) SAP
5 3 (1.73%) Tableau
6 2 (1.16%) RedGate
7 1 (0.58%) IBM
7 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.58%) Sencha
7 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.58%) Teradata
7 1 (0.58%) Twitter