Period
to 19 August 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 39 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 +8 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 146 165 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.31% 5.84% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.47% 6.01% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 143 143 165
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% - -
10th Percentile £41,379 £40,000 £39,250
90th Percentile £67,250 £62,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £54,250 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% +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 2,667 2,746 3,041
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.02% 97.20% 96.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,184 2,230 2,477
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 £65,000 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.27%

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 19 August 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 19 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 -17 89 £52,500 +10.53% 3
Marlow - 16 £52,500 - 2
Aylesbury +36 14 £42,500 -15.00% 3
Gerrards Cross +9 6 £60,000 +9.09%
High Wycombe -7 4 £55,000 +15.79% 4
Buckingham - 2 £48,750 - 1
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 19 August 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 82 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 69 (47.26%) HTML
3 62 (42.47%) Java
4 60 (41.10%) CSS
5 59 (40.41%) C#
6 56 (38.36%) .NET
7 53 (36.30%) SQL
8 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (34.93%) AngularJS
9 50 (34.25%) MVC
10 45 (30.82%) Spring
11 40 (27.40%) J2EE
12 39 (26.71%) Hibernate
13 38 (26.03%) XML
13 38 (26.03%) SQL Server
13 38 (26.03%) Struts
14 35 (23.97%) OO
15 34 (23.29%) JMS
16 31 (21.23%) MySQL
16 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Azure
17 30 (20.55%) Use Case
17 30 (20.55%) JSP
18 29 (19.86%) Scrum
19 27 (18.49%) DHTML
19 27 (18.49%) OOA/OOD
19 27 (18.49%) Node.js
20 26 (17.81%) Servlets
20 26 (17.81%) ASP.NET
20 26 (17.81%) Open Source
20 26 (17.81%) Software Architecture

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 9 (6.16%) Apache
1 9 (6.16%) Apache Solr
2 7 (4.79%) IIS
3 4 (2.74%) Confluence
3 4 (2.74%) JBoss
3 4 (2.74%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.74%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.37%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.68%) Apache ServiceMix
5 1 (0.68%) CMS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.05%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (1.37%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.37%) TIBCO iProcess
3 1 (0.68%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.68%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.11%) Asana
4 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (17.12%) HTTP
1 25 (17.12%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.37%) Internet
3 1 (0.68%) AMQP
3 1 (0.68%) HTTPS
3 1 (0.68%) Intranet
3 1 (0.68%) SMS
3 1 (0.68%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 31 (21.23%) MySQL
3 12 (8.22%) Redis
4 7 (4.79%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (2.05%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (2.05%) QlikView
7 3 (2.05%) SAP HANA
7 3 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.37%) Hazelcast
8 2 (1.37%) MariaDB
8 2 (1.37%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.37%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.68%) Big Data
9 1 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Git (software)
2 13 (8.90%) Maven
3 8 (5.48%) JIRA
3 8 (5.48%) Visual Studio
4 6 (4.11%) Selenium
4 6 (4.11%) Sublime Text
4 6 (4.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.74%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (2.74%) TeamCity
6 3 (2.05%) Grunt
6 3 (2.05%) gulp
6 3 (2.05%) JUnit
6 3 (2.05%) webpack
7 2 (1.37%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.37%) Gradle
7 2 (1.37%) Subversion
8 1 (0.68%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.68%) git-flow
8 1 (0.68%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.68%) Mercurial
General
1 15 (10.27%) Finance
2 9 (6.16%) Marketing
2 9 (6.16%) Retail
3 3 (2.05%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.37%) Games
5 1 (0.68%) Advertising
5 1 (0.68%) Automotive
5 1 (0.68%) Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.68%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (47.26%) HTML
2 60 (41.10%) CSS
3 56 (38.36%) .NET
4 51 (34.93%) AngularJS
5 45 (30.82%) Spring
6 40 (27.40%) J2EE
7 39 (26.71%) Hibernate
8 38 (26.03%) Struts
8 38 (26.03%) XML
9 34 (23.29%) JMS
10 30 (20.55%) JSP
11 27 (18.49%) DHTML
11 27 (18.49%) Node.js
12 26 (17.81%) ASP.NET
12 26 (17.81%) Servlets
13 25 (17.12%) ASP.NET MVC
13 25 (17.12%) JDBC
14 24 (16.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 22 (15.07%) Web Services
16 17 (11.64%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.22%) Computer Science
2 9 (6.16%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.42%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (2.05%) Fintech
4 3 (2.05%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.37%) User Experience
6 1 (0.68%) Augmented Reality
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.48%) Android
1 8 (5.48%) Linux
2 6 (4.11%) CentOS
3 4 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 4 (2.74%) Windows
4 2 (1.37%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.68%) DC/OS
5 1 (0.68%) Mesosphere
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (34.25%) MVC
3 35 (23.97%) OO
4 30 (20.55%) Use Case
5 29 (19.86%) Scrum
6 27 (18.49%) OOA/OOD
7 26 (17.81%) Open Source
7 26 (17.81%) Software Architecture
8 22 (15.07%) E-Commerce
9 17 (11.64%) Mentoring
9 17 (11.64%) Web Development
10 16 (10.96%) Coaching
11 14 (9.59%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (7.53%) SOA
12 11 (7.53%) Software Engineering
12 11 (7.53%) TDD
13 9 (6.16%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (6.16%) OWASP
14 8 (5.48%) SDLC
14 8 (5.48%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 82 (56.16%) JavaScript
2 62 (42.47%) Java
3 59 (40.41%) C#
4 53 (36.30%) SQL
5 22 (15.07%) PHP
6 12 (8.22%) PowerShell
7 11 (7.53%) C++
8 7 (4.79%) Delphi
9 6 (4.11%) Python
9 6 (4.11%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.74%) ABAP
10 4 (2.74%) Scala
11 3 (2.05%) C
12 2 (1.37%) Perl
12 2 (1.37%) Ruby
12 2 (1.37%) XPath
13 1 (0.68%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.68%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.68%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.68%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (16.44%) Degree
2 7 (4.79%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (4.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.05%) MCTS
4 2 (1.37%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.37%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.68%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.68%) MCSE
5 1 (0.68%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.05%) HL7
2 1 (0.68%) QA
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) Docker
2 1 (0.68%) HDFS
Vendors
1 21 (14.38%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.22%) New Relic
2 12 (8.22%) Splunk
3 9 (6.16%) Oracle
4 8 (5.48%) SAP
5 6 (4.11%) Assembla
6 3 (2.05%) Tableau
6 3 (2.05%) Xamarin
7 2 (1.37%) Google
7 2 (1.37%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.68%) Capita
8 1 (0.68%) Fujitsu
8 1 (0.68%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (0.68%) RedGate
8 1 (0.68%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.68%) Telerik
8 1 (0.68%) Twitter
8 1 (0.68%) Unisys