Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 22 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 42 30 46
Rank change year-on-year -12 +16 +71
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 157 218 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.63% 7.60% 5.08%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 7.78% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 146 213 225
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £61,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £51,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -1.90% +5.00% +5.26%

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 2,716 2,803 3,882
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.42% 97.77% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2,173 2,365 3,131
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £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 22 January 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 January 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 -13 96 £47,500 -5.00% 10
High Wycombe +23 20 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Aylesbury -17 13 £51,250 +2.50% 1
Marlow -17 7 £55,000 - 2
Gerrards Cross +3 5 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Amersham +8 2 £57,500 -4.17%
Beaconsfield - 1 £50,000 -
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, Senior Developer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Senior Developer in the job title.

1 105 (66.88%) C#
2 98 (62.42%) .NET
3 92 (58.60%) JavaScript
4 82 (52.23%) MVC
5 75 (47.77%) CSS
6 72 (45.86%) SQL
7 69 (43.95%) HTML
8 67 (42.68%) SQL Server
9 59 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (36.31%) AngularJS
11 54 (34.39%) ASP.NET
12 49 (31.21%) Microsoft
13 42 (26.75%) Web Services
14 40 (25.48%) .NET Framework
15 39 (24.84%) Scrum
16 38 (24.20%) Java
17 34 (21.66%) jQuery
17 34 (21.66%) HTML5
17 34 (21.66%) Microservices
18 32 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
18 32 (20.38%) RESTful
18 32 (20.38%) Oracle
19 31 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
20 29 (18.47%) Visual Studio
21 26 (16.56%) Spring
22 25 (15.92%) Mathematics
22 25 (15.92%) Node.js
22 25 (15.92%) Hibernate
22 25 (15.92%) React
23 24 (15.29%) Docker

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 6 (3.82%) Confluence
2 3 (1.91%) Apache Solr
2 3 (1.91%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (1.27%) DNN
3 2 (1.27%) Documentum
3 2 (1.27%) IIS
3 2 (1.27%) JBoss
3 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.64%) Apache
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.64%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.64%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (1.91%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.55%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (2.55%) Serverless
3 3 (1.91%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.91%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.91%) OpenShift
4 2 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 1 (0.64%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.46%) HTTP
2 6 (3.82%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 67 (42.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (11.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 14 (8.92%) Big Data
4 9 (5.73%) MongoDB
5 7 (4.46%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.82%) NoSQL
6 6 (3.82%) Redis
7 5 (3.18%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (3.18%) DataStage
7 5 (3.18%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.18%) MySQL
7 5 (3.18%) RDBMS
7 5 (3.18%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
9 2 (1.27%) Cognos Impromptu
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 32 (20.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 29 (18.47%) Visual Studio
3 19 (12.10%) Octopus Deploy
4 18 (11.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 15 (9.55%) TeamCity
6 12 (7.64%) Git (software)
7 8 (5.10%) Maven
8 6 (3.82%) JIRA
9 5 (3.18%) IntelliJ
9 5 (3.18%) Jenkins
10 4 (2.55%) Subversion
11 3 (1.91%) Cucumber
11 3 (1.91%) Eclipse
11 3 (1.91%) GitLab
11 3 (1.91%) Log4j
11 3 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
12 2 (1.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 1 (0.64%) MSBuild
13 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
13 1 (0.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 16 (10.19%) Finance
2 5 (3.18%) Law
2 5 (3.18%) Retail
3 4 (2.55%) Legal
4 3 (1.91%) Marketing
5 2 (1.27%) Games
5 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.64%) Banking
6 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 98 (62.42%) .NET
2 75 (47.77%) CSS
3 69 (43.95%) HTML
4 57 (36.31%) AngularJS
5 54 (34.39%) ASP.NET
6 42 (26.75%) Web Services
7 40 (25.48%) .NET Framework
8 34 (21.66%) HTML5
8 34 (21.66%) jQuery
9 32 (20.38%) RESTful
10 31 (19.75%) ASP.NET MVC
11 26 (16.56%) Spring
12 25 (15.92%) Hibernate
12 25 (15.92%) Node.js
12 25 (15.92%) React
13 23 (14.65%) WPF
14 21 (13.38%) .NET Core
15 20 (12.74%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 20 (12.74%) J2EE
15 20 (12.74%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (14.65%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.10%) Greenfield Project
3 5 (3.18%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.55%) Fintech
4 4 (2.55%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) Algorithms
5 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) iPad
5 2 (1.27%) RIA
5 2 (1.27%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.27%) User Experience
6 1 (0.64%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.01%) Windows
2 7 (4.46%) Linux
3 2 (1.27%) Ubuntu
3 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.64%) Android
4 1 (0.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.64%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (52.23%) MVC
2 59 (37.58%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (24.84%) Scrum
4 34 (21.66%) Microservices
5 25 (15.92%) Mathematics
6 22 (14.01%) SDLC
7 18 (11.46%) Continuous Integration
7 18 (11.46%) Performance Improvement
8 17 (10.83%) Unit Testing
9 16 (10.19%) Software Engineering
9 16 (10.19%) SOLID
10 15 (9.55%) Web Development
11 14 (8.92%) TDD
12 13 (8.28%) E-Commerce
12 13 (8.28%) Front End Development
13 12 (7.64%) Multithreading
13 12 (7.64%) OO
14 11 (7.01%) OOA/OOD
14 11 (7.01%) Open Source
14 11 (7.01%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 105 (66.88%) C#
2 92 (58.60%) JavaScript
3 72 (45.86%) SQL
4 38 (24.20%) Java
5 13 (8.28%) C++
6 11 (7.01%) VB.NET
7 9 (5.73%) PHP
8 7 (4.46%) Python
9 6 (3.82%) C
9 6 (3.82%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.55%) VB
11 3 (1.91%) Ruby
11 3 (1.91%) Scala
11 3 (1.91%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.27%) Clojure
12 2 (1.27%) Groovy
12 2 (1.27%) PHP 5
12 2 (1.27%) R
13 1 (0.64%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.64%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (1.91%) Degree
2 2 (1.27%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.27%) MCTS
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.18%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 24 (15.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 49 (31.21%) Microsoft
2 32 (20.38%) Oracle
3 6 (3.82%) IBM
4 5 (3.18%) Teradata
5 4 (2.55%) Google
6 2 (1.27%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.27%) EMC
6 2 (1.27%) Telerik
6 2 (1.27%) Twitter
7 1 (0.64%) jBASE
7 1 (0.64%) SAP
7 1 (0.64%) Xamarin