Period
to 17 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Software Developer was £47,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Senior Software Developer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 161 186
Rank change year-on-year +18 +25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Software Developer 27 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.93% 0.77% 0.54%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 0.79% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 22
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.56% -
10th Percentile £42,337 £38,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,817 £55,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +9.38%

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 2814 3053 4299
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.27% 97.85% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2291 2563 3463
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,750 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Senior Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Buckinghamshire.

Salary trend for Senior Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Software Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Senior Software 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 Software Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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 +16 17 £46,250 -5.20%
High Wycombe - 2 £47,500 -
Gerrards Cross -14 1 £40,000 -20.00%
Aylesbury -19 1 £45,000 +5.88%
Senior Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, Senior Software 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 16 (59.26%) .NET
4 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
5 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
6 14 (51.85%) WPF
7 11 (40.74%) Degree
7 11 (40.74%) Scrum
8 10 (37.04%) MVC
8 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (33.33%) RESTful
9 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
9 9 (33.33%) Windows
9 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
9 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
9 9 (33.33%) Microservices
10 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
10 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
10 8 (29.63%) WCF
11 7 (25.93%) CSS
11 7 (25.93%) SQL
11 7 (25.93%) jQuery
12 6 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
13 5 (18.52%) Swagger
13 5 (18.52%) React
13 5 (18.52%) SDLC
13 5 (18.52%) SOLID
13 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC

Senior Software 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 1 (3.70%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (29.63%) Visual Studio
3 3 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
4 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (7.41%) Legal
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (59.26%) .NET
2 14 (51.85%) WPF
3 9 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 9 (33.33%) RESTful
4 8 (29.63%) ASP.NET
4 8 (29.63%) WCF
5 7 (25.93%) CSS
5 7 (25.93%) jQuery
6 5 (18.52%) .NET Framework
6 5 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 5 (18.52%) React
6 5 (18.52%) Swagger
7 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 4 (14.81%) CSS3
7 4 (14.81%) NHibernate
7 4 (14.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (11.11%) .NET Core
8 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (11.11%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 9 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Android
2 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
2 3 (11.11%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (70.37%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (59.26%) Software Engineering
3 11 (40.74%) Scrum
4 10 (37.04%) MVC
5 9 (33.33%) Microservices
5 9 (33.33%) Multithreading
6 6 (22.22%) Issue Tracking
7 5 (18.52%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (18.52%) Extreme Programming
7 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
7 5 (18.52%) SDLC
7 5 (18.52%) SOLID
8 3 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
8 3 (11.11%) Information Assurance
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
9 2 (7.41%) Unit Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
10 1 (3.70%) Migration
10 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 7 (25.93%) SQL
4 4 (14.81%) C
5 3 (11.11%) C++
5 3 (11.11%) Java
5 3 (11.11%) Objective-C
6 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) Docker
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (18.52%) Oracle