Period
to 21 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 June 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 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 31 38 40
Rank change year-on-year +7 +2 +59
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 173 177 194
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 6.04% 6.25% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 6.44% 6.22%
Number of salaries quoted 169 160 198
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -5.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £40,000
90th Percentile £73,000 £62,500 £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 2,782 2,749 3,121
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.10% 97.07% 96.66%
Number of salaries quoted 2,264 2,230 2,555
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £62,500
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 June 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 June 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 -15 91 £52,500 +10.53% 9
Marlow +13 26 £55,000 -
Aylesbury +16 20 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Gerrards Cross - 11 £60,000 -
High Wycombe +7 9 £47,500 - 1
Buckingham - 3 £45,000 -
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 21 June 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 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
2 85 (49.13%) Java
3 78 (45.09%) HTML
4 74 (42.77%) CSS
5 64 (36.99%) C#
6 63 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
7 62 (35.84%) Spring
8 61 (35.26%) .NET
9 57 (32.95%) SQL
10 54 (31.21%) MVC
11 52 (30.06%) J2EE
12 51 (29.48%) Hibernate
13 50 (28.90%) Struts
13 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
14 45 (26.01%) JMS
15 44 (25.43%) XML
16 39 (22.54%) SQL Server
17 37 (21.39%) OO
18 34 (19.65%) Web Services
18 34 (19.65%) JSP
19 33 (19.08%) Node.js
20 32 (18.50%) E-Commerce
20 32 (18.50%) Use Case
21 31 (17.92%) OOA/OOD
21 31 (17.92%) DHTML
21 31 (17.92%) Scrum
22 30 (17.34%) MySQL
22 30 (17.34%) Software Architecture
22 30 (17.34%) REST
23 29 (16.76%) Open Source

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 16 (9.25%) Apache Solr
2 9 (5.20%) Apache
2 9 (5.20%) IIS
3 3 (1.73%) JBoss
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.73%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 1 (0.58%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.58%) CMS
5 1 (0.58%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) SAP S/4HANA
1 3 (1.73%) Shopify
2 2 (1.16%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.16%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.16%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.58%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.58%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.36%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.47%) Asana
4 2 (1.16%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Serverless
5 1 (0.58%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.18%) HTTP
1 28 (16.18%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (22.54%) SQL Server
2 30 (17.34%) MySQL
3 10 (5.78%) MongoDB
4 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
5 6 (3.47%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.89%) Blockchain
6 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.89%) Redis
7 4 (2.31%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.31%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.31%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.73%) QlikView
8 3 (1.73%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.16%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (1.16%) Big Data
9 2 (1.16%) Hazelcast
9 2 (1.16%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.16%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 21 (12.14%) Maven
2 16 (9.25%) Git (software)
3 13 (7.51%) Visual Studio
4 9 (5.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 7 (4.05%) JIRA
6 6 (3.47%) Jenkins
6 6 (3.47%) Selenium
6 6 (3.47%) Sublime Text
6 6 (3.47%) Subversion
7 4 (2.31%) Grunt
7 4 (2.31%) webpack
8 3 (1.73%) gulp
9 2 (1.16%) Bitbucket
9 2 (1.16%) Gradle
9 2 (1.16%) JUnit
9 2 (1.16%) Mercurial
9 2 (1.16%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.16%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.58%) Xcode
General
1 15 (8.67%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Retail
3 4 (2.31%) Marketing
4 3 (1.73%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.16%) Games
5 2 (1.16%) Law
6 1 (0.58%) Automotive
6 1 (0.58%) Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (45.09%) HTML
2 74 (42.77%) CSS
3 62 (35.84%) Spring
4 61 (35.26%) .NET
5 52 (30.06%) J2EE
6 51 (29.48%) Hibernate
7 50 (28.90%) AngularJS
7 50 (28.90%) Struts
8 45 (26.01%) JMS
9 44 (25.43%) XML
10 34 (19.65%) JSP
10 34 (19.65%) Web Services
11 33 (19.08%) Node.js
12 31 (17.92%) DHTML
13 30 (17.34%) REST
14 29 (16.76%) Servlets
15 28 (16.18%) ASP.NET
15 28 (16.18%) JDBC
16 25 (14.45%) JSON
17 20 (11.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.51%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.05%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.05%) User Experience
3 4 (2.31%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.73%) Fintech
4 3 (1.73%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
5 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.16%) NHS
6 1 (0.58%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (7.51%) Android
2 10 (5.78%) Linux
3 8 (4.62%) Windows
4 7 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 6 (3.47%) CentOS
6 4 (2.31%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.58%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.58%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (36.42%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (31.21%) MVC
3 37 (21.39%) OO
4 32 (18.50%) E-Commerce
4 32 (18.50%) Use Case
5 31 (17.92%) OOA/OOD
5 31 (17.92%) Scrum
6 30 (17.34%) Software Architecture
7 29 (16.76%) Open Source
8 21 (12.14%) Web Development
9 20 (11.56%) Mentoring
10 19 (10.98%) SOA
11 16 (9.25%) OWASP
11 16 (9.25%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (6.94%) Software Engineering
13 11 (6.36%) Coaching
13 11 (6.36%) Kanban
13 11 (6.36%) TDD
14 8 (4.62%) Extreme Programming
15 7 (4.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 96 (55.49%) JavaScript
2 85 (49.13%) Java
3 64 (36.99%) C#
4 57 (32.95%) SQL
5 18 (10.40%) C++
5 18 (10.40%) PHP
6 13 (7.51%) Python
7 11 (6.36%) Scala
8 6 (3.47%) C
8 6 (3.47%) TypeScript
8 6 (3.47%) VB.NET
9 5 (2.89%) Java 8
9 5 (2.89%) Kotlin
9 5 (2.89%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.89%) R
10 4 (2.31%) ABAP
10 4 (2.31%) Ruby
11 3 (1.73%) Perl
11 3 (1.73%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.16%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (11.56%) Degree
2 10 (5.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (2.89%) MCTS
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (1.16%) MCDBA
4 2 (1.16%) MCSE
4 2 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) HL7
System Software
1 4 (2.31%) Docker
2 1 (0.58%) HDFS
Vendors
1 29 (16.76%) Microsoft
2 9 (5.20%) SAP
3 7 (4.05%) Oracle
4 6 (3.47%) Assembla
5 5 (2.89%) New Relic
5 5 (2.89%) Splunk
6 3 (1.73%) Tableau
7 2 (1.16%) Google
7 2 (1.16%) RedGate
7 2 (1.16%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.16%) Xamarin
8 1 (0.58%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.58%) Sencha
8 1 (0.58%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.58%) Telerik
8 1 (0.58%) Twitter
8 1 (0.58%) Unisys