The median annual salary for a Software Developer was £40,000 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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

Software Developer
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 61 101
Rank change year-on-year +20 +40  
Permanent jobs requiring a Software Developer 83 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.62% 3.25% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.78% 3.32% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 67 45 44
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,962 £32,500 £34,650
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year - +1.26%  

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 1436 1414 2316
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 97.16% 97.65% 96.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1142 1184 1849
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Software Developer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

Software Developer
Salary Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Software Developer in Buckinghamshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Software Developer in Buckinghamshire

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 Software Developer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Milton Keynes +21 53 £35,356 -11.61% 3
Marlow +1 11 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Aylesbury -7 7 £42,500 -
Amersham - 6 £40,000 -
Iver - 1 £55,000 -
Software Developer
South East

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, 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 Software Developer in the job title.

1 124 (81.05%) C#
2 78 (50.98%) .NET
3 73 (47.71%) JavaScript
4 65 (42.48%) HTML
5 63 (41.18%) C++
6 61 (39.87%) Java
6 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
7 60 (39.22%) SQL
8 56 (36.60%) ASP.NET
9 54 (35.29%) MVC
10 50 (32.68%) Windows
11 49 (32.03%) CSS
12 48 (31.37%) Linux
13 47 (30.72%) Degree
14 43 (28.10%) Software Engineering
15 40 (26.14%) C
15 40 (26.14%) jQuery
16 38 (24.84%) OO
17 37 (24.18%) Objective-C
17 37 (24.18%) ASP.NET MVC
18 35 (22.88%) Apple iOS
19 34 (22.22%) Android
19 34 (22.22%) Mac OS
19 34 (22.22%) Computer Science
19 34 (22.22%) Visual Studio
20 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
21 31 (20.26%) Web Services
22 30 (19.61%) OOP
22 30 (19.61%) TDD
23 29 (18.95%) Microsoft

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 6 (3.92%) Apache
2 5 (3.27%) IIS
3 3 (1.96%) CMS
4 2 (1.31%) Hubot
4 2 (1.31%) SAS
4 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.31%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.65%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.65%) Drupal
5 1 (0.65%) Liferay
5 1 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (2.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.03%) HTTP
2 16 (10.46%) DNS
3 4 (2.61%) Internet
4 3 (1.96%) Intranet
5 2 (1.31%) AMQP
6 1 (0.65%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.42%) NoSQL
3 13 (8.50%) MongoDB
4 12 (7.84%) MySQL
5 8 (5.23%) MariaDB
6 6 (3.92%) Big Data
7 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.65%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 34 (22.22%) Visual Studio
2 13 (8.50%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.58%) Xcode
4 6 (3.92%) Subversion
5 4 (2.61%) Jenkins
5 4 (2.61%) JIRA
6 3 (1.96%) Maven
6 3 (1.96%) NUnit
6 3 (1.96%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.96%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.31%) Bitbucket
7 2 (1.31%) Gradle
7 2 (1.31%) IntelliJ
7 2 (1.31%) JUnit
7 2 (1.31%) Mockito
7 2 (1.31%) Selenium
7 2 (1.31%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.31%) Spock
7 2 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.65%) MSTest
General
1 10 (6.54%) Finance
2 7 (4.58%) Marketing
3 4 (2.61%) Billing
4 2 (1.31%) Games
4 2 (1.31%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.65%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (50.98%) .NET
2 65 (42.48%) HTML
3 56 (36.60%) ASP.NET
4 49 (32.03%) CSS
5 40 (26.14%) jQuery
6 37 (24.18%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (20.26%) Web Services
8 26 (16.99%) AngularJS
8 26 (16.99%) XML
9 16 (10.46%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 16 (10.46%) WCF
10 14 (9.15%) .NET Framework
11 13 (8.50%) RESTful
12 12 (7.84%) HTML5
12 12 (7.84%) SOAP
13 11 (7.19%) WPF
14 10 (6.54%) ASP.NET Web API
14 10 (6.54%) XSLT
15 7 (4.58%) Entity Framework
15 7 (4.58%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 25 (16.34%) Data Structures
3 20 (13.07%) Algorithms
4 13 (8.50%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.58%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (4.58%) Social Media
6 4 (2.61%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.61%) PMI
7 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.65%) CUDA
8 1 (0.65%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 50 (32.68%) Windows
2 48 (31.37%) Linux
3 35 (22.88%) Apple iOS
4 34 (22.22%) Android
4 34 (22.22%) Mac OS
5 3 (1.96%) Unix
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (39.87%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (35.29%) MVC
3 43 (28.10%) Software Engineering
4 38 (24.84%) OO
5 30 (19.61%) OOP
5 30 (19.61%) TDD
6 20 (13.07%) Mentoring
7 17 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
7 17 (11.11%) Scrum
8 13 (8.50%) Web Development
9 9 (5.88%) Microservices
9 9 (5.88%) SOA
9 9 (5.88%) Unit Testing
10 7 (4.58%) Mathematics
10 7 (4.58%) Open Source
10 7 (4.58%) Physics
10 7 (4.58%) Prototyping
10 7 (4.58%) Translating Business Requirements
11 6 (3.92%) Information Assurance
11 6 (3.92%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 124 (81.05%) C#
2 73 (47.71%) JavaScript
3 63 (41.18%) C++
4 61 (39.87%) Java
5 60 (39.22%) SQL
6 40 (26.14%) C
7 37 (24.18%) Objective-C
8 17 (11.11%) VB.NET
9 16 (10.46%) PHP
10 10 (6.54%) Python
11 9 (5.88%) Ruby
12 8 (5.23%) VC++
13 6 (3.92%) XPath
14 3 (1.96%) Groovy
15 2 (1.31%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (30.72%) Degree
2 9 (5.88%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (2.61%) Master's Degree
3 4 (2.61%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.31%) PhD
4 2 (1.31%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.27%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (1.31%) IBM
4 1 (0.65%) Apigee
4 1 (0.65%) MuleSoft
4 1 (0.65%) OpenText
4 1 (0.65%) QNX
4 1 (0.65%) Sun
4 1 (0.65%) WSO2
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