The median annual salary for a Software Analyst was £35,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

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

Software Analyst
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 101 133
Rank change year-on-year +6 +32  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Analyst 20 25 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.41% 1.44% 0.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 1.51% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 8
Median salary £35,000 £33,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.06% -5.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £43,200 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Buckinghamshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 1380 1659 2169
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 96.98% 95.79% 96.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1103 1319 1658
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire that featured Software Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 24 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Analyst in Buckinghamshire

Software Analyst
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Software Analyst within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Amersham - 7 - -
Marlow - 6 £35,000 -
Milton Keynes -3 4 £36,250 +25.00% 2
High Wycombe - 2 - -
Software Analyst
South East

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2017, Software Analyst 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 Software Analyst in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) QA
1 12 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 7 (29.17%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Time Management
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
5 5 (20.83%) Java
5 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.83%) User Stories
6 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
7 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) ISEB
7 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 3 (12.50%) Use Case
8 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium
8 2 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
8 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
8 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
8 2 (8.33%) QA Automation
8 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
8 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Licensing

Software Analyst 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:

Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.33%) IntelliJ
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 2 (8.33%) Selenium IDE
2 2 (8.33%) WebDriver
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Licensing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Test Scripting
2 9 (37.50%) Regression Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Software Testing
3 7 (29.17%) Time Management
4 5 (20.83%) User Acceptance Testing
4 5 (20.83%) User Stories
5 3 (12.50%) SDLC
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (12.50%) Use Case
6 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.33%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) IT Asset Management
6 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
6 2 (8.33%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) OOP
6 2 (8.33%) QA Automation
6 2 (8.33%) Scrum
6 2 (8.33%) Smoke Testing
6 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
7 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
2 6 (25.00%) C#
3 5 (20.83%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) Snow
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £16,000 to £18,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago