Period
to 12 July 2020

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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
12 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 38 61 33
Rank change year-on-year +23 -28 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 63 93 171
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.81% 4.07% 5.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.21% 4.31% 6.10%
Number of salaries quoted 62 102 168
Median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -4.76% +10.53%
10th Percentile £55,000 £42,500 £39,625
90th Percentile £82,500 £67,950 £73,250
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.35% +9.52% -

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 1,014 2,159 2,802
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.54% 94.57% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 823 1,720 2,302
Median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,350 £26,250 £24,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £66,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

Senior Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Senior Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 12 July 2020.

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 12 July 2020. 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 42 £65,000 +30.00% 7
Amersham - 20 £65,000 -
High Wycombe +11 1 £52,500 -10.64% 2
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 July 2020, 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 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.03%) Java
2 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
3 26 (41.27%) React
4 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (38.10%) Spring
5 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
6 23 (36.51%) Microservices
7 21 (33.33%) Spring Boot
7 21 (33.33%) Redux
7 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
8 20 (31.75%) C#
8 20 (31.75%) Web Services
9 19 (30.16%) RESTful
10 17 (26.98%) .NET
11 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
11 16 (25.40%) AWS
11 16 (25.40%) Front End Development
12 15 (23.81%) webpack
12 15 (23.81%) Babel
12 15 (23.81%) DevOps
12 15 (23.81%) npm
12 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
12 15 (23.81%) SQL
12 15 (23.81%) MVC
13 14 (22.22%) HTML
13 14 (22.22%) Azure
13 14 (22.22%) Node.js
13 14 (22.22%) Sketch
13 14 (22.22%) Zeplin

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 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
2 4 (6.35%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.59%) CMS
3 1 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 14 (22.22%) Sketch
1 14 (22.22%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (25.40%) AWS
2 15 (23.81%) npm
3 14 (22.22%) Azure
4 9 (14.29%) PaaS
5 8 (12.70%) IaaS
6 7 (11.11%) SaaS
7 3 (4.76%) Serverless
8 2 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (3.17%) GitHub
9 1 (1.59%) Amazon Cognito
9 1 (1.59%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.59%) Firebase
9 1 (1.59%) GCP
9 1 (1.59%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.59%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.52%) FTP
1 6 (9.52%) HTTP
2 4 (6.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (25.40%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.35%) DB2
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
3 4 (6.35%) NuoDB
4 2 (3.17%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (1.59%) Big Data
5 1 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 29 (46.03%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.81%) Babel
2 15 (23.81%) webpack
3 10 (15.87%) Jenkins
4 8 (12.70%) GitLab
5 7 (11.11%) Visual Studio
6 6 (9.52%) JIRA
6 6 (9.52%) Octopus Deploy
6 6 (9.52%) TeamCity
7 4 (6.35%) Cucumber
7 4 (6.35%) git-flow
7 4 (6.35%) SonarQube
8 3 (4.76%) Maven
General
1 12 (19.05%) Finance
2 8 (12.70%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.59%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (41.27%) React
2 24 (38.10%) AngularJS
2 24 (38.10%) Spring
3 21 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 21 (33.33%) Redux
3 21 (33.33%) Spring Boot
4 20 (31.75%) Web Services
5 19 (30.16%) RESTful
6 17 (26.98%) .NET
7 14 (22.22%) HTML
7 14 (22.22%) Node.js
8 12 (19.05%) Kafka
8 12 (19.05%) RabbitMQ
9 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
9 8 (12.70%) REST
9 8 (12.70%) XML
10 7 (11.11%) .NET Core
10 7 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 7 (11.11%) CSS
10 7 (11.11%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.59%) Cloud Native
3 1 (1.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Android
2 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.17%) Linux
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.68%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (36.51%) Microservices
3 16 (25.40%) Front End Development
4 15 (23.81%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (23.81%) DevOps
4 15 (23.81%) MVC
5 11 (17.46%) SDLC
5 11 (17.46%) TDD
6 9 (14.29%) Web Design
7 8 (12.70%) Scrum
8 7 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (9.52%) API Development
9 6 (9.52%) Software Engineering
9 6 (9.52%) SOLID
9 6 (9.52%) Unit Testing
10 5 (7.94%) Responsive Web Design
10 5 (7.94%) SOA
11 4 (6.35%) BDD
11 4 (6.35%) Innovative Thinking
11 4 (6.35%) Website Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (47.62%) JavaScript
2 29 (46.03%) Java
3 20 (31.75%) C#
4 15 (23.81%) SQL
5 7 (11.11%) Java 8
6 4 (6.35%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) Python
6 4 (6.35%) Ruby
7 1 (1.59%) Apple Swift
7 1 (1.59%) C
7 1 (1.59%) Kotlin
7 1 (1.59%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.59%) Degree
2 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) QA
System Software
1 11 (17.46%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 5 (7.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (19.05%) Oracle
2 5 (7.94%) IBM
3 4 (6.35%) Jitterbit
4 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.59%) Xamarin