Period
to 22 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 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.

Senior Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 45 35
Rank change year-on-year +6 -10 +32
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 144 150 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.68% 5.38% 6.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 5.52% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 144 128 204
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £39,500 £41,374 £41,250
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 2,453 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%

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 22 October 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 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 -2 88 £52,500 +10.53% 9
Aylesbury +39 13 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Marlow - 13 £52,500 -
High Wycombe -8 7 £47,500 -
Newport Pagnell - 6 £47,500 -
Beaconsfield 0 1 £92,500 +89.74%
Amersham -1 1 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Buckingham - 1 £52,500 -
Chesham - 1 £40,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 84 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 74 (51.39%) HTML
3 67 (46.53%) C#
3 67 (46.53%) CSS
4 59 (40.97%) .NET
4 59 (40.97%) AngularJS
5 58 (40.28%) SQL
5 58 (40.28%) MVC
6 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (36.11%) Java
8 41 (28.47%) Spring
9 38 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
10 37 (25.69%) Hibernate
11 36 (25.00%) J2EE
11 36 (25.00%) OO
12 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
13 34 (23.61%) XML
14 32 (22.22%) Struts
15 28 (19.44%) MySQL
15 28 (19.44%) JMS
15 28 (19.44%) jQuery
16 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
17 26 (18.06%) Web Services
17 26 (18.06%) ASP.NET
18 25 (17.36%) JSP
18 25 (17.36%) Use Case
19 24 (16.67%) Scrum
20 23 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC
21 22 (15.28%) Web Development
21 22 (15.28%) Degree

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 (5.56%) Apache Solr
2 6 (4.17%) IIS
3 4 (2.78%) Confluence
3 4 (2.78%) JBoss
3 4 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.08%) Apache
5 2 (1.39%) NServiceBus
5 2 (1.39%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.69%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.69%) CMS
6 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.69%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 2 (1.39%) BusinessWorks
1 2 (1.39%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (1.39%) TIBCO iProcess
2 1 (0.69%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 38 (26.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (10.42%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.39%) Azure Functions
3 2 (1.39%) Serverless
4 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (15.28%) HTTP
2 20 (13.89%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.08%) Internet
4 2 (1.39%) Intranet
5 1 (0.69%) AMQP
5 1 (0.69%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.69%) SMS
5 1 (0.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (24.31%) SQL Server
2 28 (19.44%) MySQL
3 14 (9.72%) Redis
4 7 (4.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.78%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.08%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.08%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.39%) MariaDB
7 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.39%) RDBMS
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.69%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 19 (13.19%) Git (software)
2 12 (8.33%) Maven
3 11 (7.64%) JIRA
3 11 (7.64%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.47%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (3.47%) TeamCity
5 4 (2.78%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.78%) Subversion
5 4 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.78%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (2.78%) webpack
6 3 (2.08%) Bitbucket
6 3 (2.08%) Grunt
6 3 (2.08%) gulp
6 3 (2.08%) JUnit
7 2 (1.39%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.39%) Gradle
7 2 (1.39%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.39%) NUnit
7 2 (1.39%) Serilog
General
1 19 (13.19%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Retail
3 9 (6.25%) Marketing
4 3 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Automotive
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 74 (51.39%) HTML
2 67 (46.53%) CSS
3 59 (40.97%) .NET
3 59 (40.97%) AngularJS
4 41 (28.47%) Spring
5 37 (25.69%) Hibernate
6 36 (25.00%) J2EE
7 34 (23.61%) XML
8 32 (22.22%) Struts
9 28 (19.44%) JMS
9 28 (19.44%) jQuery
10 27 (18.75%) ASP.NET Web API
11 26 (18.06%) ASP.NET
11 26 (18.06%) Web Services
12 25 (17.36%) JSP
13 23 (15.97%) ASP.NET MVC
14 22 (15.28%) DHTML
15 21 (14.58%) Servlets
16 20 (13.89%) JDBC
16 20 (13.89%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.33%) Computer Science
2 8 (5.56%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.86%) Greenfield Project
4 4 (2.78%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.78%) Fintech
4 4 (2.78%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.69%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.78%) Android
1 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.78%) Windows
2 3 (2.08%) Linux
2 3 (2.08%) Unix
3 2 (1.39%) VMS
3 2 (1.39%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.69%) DC/OS
4 1 (0.69%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (40.28%) MVC
2 53 (36.81%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (25.00%) OO
4 25 (17.36%) Use Case
5 24 (16.67%) Scrum
6 22 (15.28%) OOA/OOD
6 22 (15.28%) Web Development
7 21 (14.58%) Open Source
7 21 (14.58%) Software Architecture
8 19 (13.19%) E-Commerce
8 19 (13.19%) Mentoring
9 16 (11.11%) TDD
10 14 (9.72%) Coaching
10 14 (9.72%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (9.72%) Problem-Solving
11 12 (8.33%) SOLID
12 11 (7.64%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (7.64%) SOA
13 10 (6.94%) BDD
13 10 (6.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 84 (58.33%) JavaScript
2 67 (46.53%) C#
3 58 (40.28%) SQL
4 52 (36.11%) Java
5 18 (12.50%) PHP
6 12 (8.33%) PowerShell
7 8 (5.56%) T-SQL
8 7 (4.86%) Delphi
9 5 (3.47%) C++
9 5 (3.47%) Java 8
10 4 (2.78%) ABAP
11 3 (2.08%) Python
12 2 (1.39%) Perl
12 2 (1.39%) XPath
13 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.69%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.69%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.69%) Ruby
13 1 (0.69%) Scala
13 1 (0.69%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 22 (15.28%) Degree
2 7 (4.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.39%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.39%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.69%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.69%) MCTS
5 1 (0.69%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.08%) HL7
2 1 (0.69%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.17%) Docker
2 2 (1.39%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.42%) Oracle
3 12 (8.33%) New Relic
3 12 (8.33%) Splunk
4 9 (6.25%) Xamarin
5 5 (3.47%) SAP
6 2 (1.39%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.39%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.39%) Zend
7 1 (0.69%) Fujitsu
7 1 (0.69%) Google
7 1 (0.69%) Telerik
7 1 (0.69%) Twitter
7 1 (0.69%) Unisys