Period
to 16 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Senior Developer was £52,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 16 December 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
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 42 33
Rank change year-on-year -5 -9 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Developer 119 155 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 4.95% 5.51% 7.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.16% 5.66% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 138 144 222
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £42,500 £37,500 £42,050
90th Percentile £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
South East median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +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 2,308 2,737 3,008
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.05% 97.30% 97.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,898 2,218 2,542
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £25,350 £22,925 £25,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,250 £62,500
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 16 December 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 16 December 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 85 £55,000 +15.79% 14
Aylesbury +29 9 £47,500 -5.00%
Newport Pagnell - 6 £47,500 -
High Wycombe -15 5 £41,250 -13.16%
Marlow +26 4 £57,500 +15.00%
Beaconsfield -1 3 £40,000 -17.95% 2
Amersham -3 1 £50,000 -14.89%
Senior Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 16 December 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 69 (57.98%) HTML
2 61 (51.26%) CSS
3 60 (50.42%) C#
4 58 (48.74%) JavaScript
5 53 (44.54%) .NET
6 52 (43.70%) AngularJS
7 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
8 48 (40.34%) MVC
9 38 (31.93%) Java
10 37 (31.09%) SQL
11 36 (30.25%) Spring
12 34 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
13 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
14 31 (26.05%) Hibernate
15 27 (22.69%) J2EE
15 27 (22.69%) OO
16 26 (21.85%) ASP.NET
17 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
18 24 (20.17%) jQuery
19 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
20 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
21 20 (16.81%) Mentoring
21 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
22 19 (15.97%) XML
22 19 (15.97%) Oracle
22 19 (15.97%) Retail
22 19 (15.97%) Scrum
22 19 (15.97%) Finance
23 18 (15.13%) Software Architecture
24 17 (14.29%) TDD

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 (5.04%) Umbraco
2 5 (4.20%) CMS
3 3 (2.52%) Confluence
3 3 (2.52%) IIS
4 2 (1.68%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.84%) EPiServer
5 1 (0.84%) JBoss
5 1 (0.84%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.84%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 34 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (13.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.68%) Azure Functions
3 2 (1.68%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 17 (14.29%) HTTP
2 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.52%) Internet
4 2 (1.68%) Intranet
5 1 (0.84%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.84%) SMS
5 1 (0.84%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (26.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.29%) MySQL
3 11 (9.24%) Redis
4 7 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.36%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.52%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.84%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.84%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 25 (21.01%) Git (software)
2 14 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 13 (10.92%) JIRA
4 7 (5.88%) Bitbucket
5 5 (4.20%) Jenkins
5 5 (4.20%) Visual Studio Team System
6 4 (3.36%) Gradle
6 4 (3.36%) JUnit
6 4 (3.36%) Maven
6 4 (3.36%) Octopus Deploy
6 4 (3.36%) Subversion
6 4 (3.36%) TeamCity
7 3 (2.52%) Ant
7 3 (2.52%) Eclipse
7 3 (2.52%) git-flow
7 3 (2.52%) IntelliJ
8 2 (1.68%) NSubstitute
8 2 (1.68%) NUnit
8 2 (1.68%) Serilog
9 1 (0.84%) webpack
General
1 19 (15.97%) Finance
1 19 (15.97%) Retail
2 8 (6.72%) Marketing
3 1 (0.84%) Advertising
3 1 (0.84%) Games
3 1 (0.84%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (57.98%) HTML
2 61 (51.26%) CSS
3 53 (44.54%) .NET
4 52 (43.70%) AngularJS
5 36 (30.25%) Spring
6 31 (26.05%) Hibernate
7 27 (22.69%) J2EE
8 26 (21.85%) ASP.NET
9 24 (20.17%) jQuery
10 23 (19.33%) ASP.NET Web API
11 20 (16.81%) ASP.NET MVC
12 19 (15.97%) XML
13 17 (14.29%) Web Services
14 15 (12.61%) HTML5
14 15 (12.61%) JDBC
14 15 (12.61%) JMS
14 15 (12.61%) JSP
14 15 (12.61%) RabbitMQ
14 15 (12.61%) Servlets
14 15 (12.61%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Enterprise Software
1 11 (9.24%) Mobile App
2 7 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (3.36%) Fintech
4 2 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (0.84%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.36%) DC/OS
1 4 (3.36%) Linux
1 4 (3.36%) Mesosphere
1 4 (3.36%) Unix
1 4 (3.36%) Windows
2 2 (1.68%) Android
2 2 (1.68%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.68%) VMS
2 2 (1.68%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (40.34%) MVC
3 27 (22.69%) OO
4 22 (18.49%) E-Commerce
5 20 (16.81%) Mentoring
6 19 (15.97%) Scrum
7 18 (15.13%) Software Architecture
8 17 (14.29%) TDD
9 16 (13.45%) Use Case
9 16 (13.45%) Web Development
10 15 (12.61%) OOA/OOD
10 15 (12.61%) Open Source
11 14 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
12 12 (10.08%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (10.08%) SOLID
13 11 (9.24%) Microservices
13 11 (9.24%) Project Management
14 10 (8.40%) BDD
14 10 (8.40%) Continuous Improvement
14 10 (8.40%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (50.42%) C#
2 58 (48.74%) JavaScript
3 38 (31.93%) Java
4 37 (31.09%) SQL
5 15 (12.61%) PHP
6 8 (6.72%) PowerShell
6 8 (6.72%) T-SQL
7 7 (5.88%) Java 8
8 6 (5.04%) Delphi
9 1 (0.84%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.84%) Kotlin
9 1 (0.84%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.84%) Scala
9 1 (0.84%) VB
9 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.84%) XAML
Qualifications
1 11 (9.24%) Degree
2 6 (5.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.84%) QA
System Software
1 9 (7.56%) Docker
2 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 19 (15.97%) Oracle
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.40%) Xamarin
3 8 (6.72%) New Relic
3 8 (6.72%) Splunk
4 3 (2.52%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.68%) Zend
6 1 (0.84%) Fujitsu
6 1 (0.84%) SAP